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    25 Products That Reviewers Say Deserve More Than 5 Stars

    Including Bluetooth earbuds under $25, a BP wash to get rid of buttne, and a lash serum that'll make you look like you're wearing extensions.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A powerful benzoyl peroxide body wash to tackle buttne, backne, and cystic breakouts. Benzoyl peroxide is an antimicrobial agent that targets the bacteria on your skin that causes acne and also helps clear out your pores.

    Promising review: "Hey, I'm a 60+ guy who is still prone to acne on my back and shoulders. My doctor recommended I use benzoyl peroxide to treat it, so I went to Amazon and did a little research. I came across this product and thought it looked like exactly what I needed. And boy was I ever right! I use it every day and in just a few days I started seeing a big improvement. When I returned to my doctor a few weeks later she was also very impressed. So now it's part of my daily routine and I couldn't be more pleased. I give Doctor Song Benzoyl Peroxide 10% Acne Treatment a 5-star rating only because I can't give it 10 stars!" —Terry P

    Get it from Amazon for $21.97.

    2. A set of silicone ear hooks because they're total game changers. Tired of your glasses constantly sliding down your nose, especially if you're wearing a mask? Me too! These grips work with both glasses and sunglasses, ensuring your spectacles are firmly on your face.,

    Promising review: "These little things are great! I wear dollar store readers and they were forever slipping down my nose. Theses are comfortable to wear. Really give it 10 stars!" —Lisa Ellis

    Get 12 pairs from Amazon for $6.98+ (available in a variety of colors).

    3. A set of cooling pillows for hot sleepers who would overheat on a 30-degree night. These 100% cotton down alternative head cushions have adjustable filling so you can customize the firmness.

    two white pillows

    Promising review: "These pillows so far exceeded my expectations that I've been recommending them to EVERYONE. I know of at least six people who have bought them on my recommendation and absolutely loved them. These are truly amazing — and the fact that you can remove the 'fluff' as needed to make them perfect for you is fantastic. If I could give these more than five stars I would — I've stopped waking up with a sore neck and a headache, and it's awesome." —Molly

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in three sizes).

    4. A compact under-desk bike so you can spin while building spreadsheets, answering emails, and even taking conference calls. It offers different resistance levels and is a great way to get in a workout during your regular 9–5.,

    It works with desks as low as 27 inches. If you're tall or you have long legs, you can still use it while working from the couch.

    Promising review: "I would give it 6 stars if I could! This unit is very well made and totally quiet! And I love the remote display. I pedal in my socks as it is easier to find the pedal straps in socked feet and to keep the balls of your feet centered on the pedals. I can feel right away that the blood in my legs is moving and my muscles are working. I'm hoping the exercise will help with my sciatica pain in my butt and legs, which started a year ago with me taking a job where I sit ALL day long. It is comfortable to use and it feels great to be working my lower body! Excellent purchase!" —John S. Fiorino

    Get it from Amazon for $189.

    5. A pair of wireless Bluetooth earbuds that'll put your brand name headphones to shame. Reviewers say the sound quality is surprisingly good given the earbuds' under-$25 price tag. And the battery life is equally amazing — listen for over 6 hours on a single charge (and get up to 30 hours of enjoyment with the charging case).,

    Promising review: "I would give these 10 stars if I could. I have been trying many different brands of ear buds with little satisfaction. I received these and the minute I turned them on, I was hooked. I love the many different sizes of ear caps. I have very small ears and the smallest size fits perfectly. The sounds is also fantastic; I have a very loud, obnoxious coworker and when I'm wearing the ear buds, it's like she isn't even there. I love that they are wireless and begin to pair with my phone as soon as I take them out of the base. Also the confirmation that both sides have been connected leaves out any doubt. Phone calls are easy to answer and very clear. The carrying case is very durable and the small size makes it easy to slip into a bag or pocket for on the go. I have to say again how pleased I am with the different sized ear caps...probably my favorite feature. They don't fall out of my ears and I don't have to shove them in and hurt my ear." —Thomas R Partsch Jr.

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in five colors).

    6. A lash serum if you want the look of lash extensions without the triple digit price tag. This miracle in a bottle is stuffed with amino acids, peptides, and vitamins that may make your lashes look longer and thicker.

    reviewer photo of their lashes in february, march, and april and you can tell that their lashes get longer and thicker looking as the months progress

    Promising review: "This is such an amazing product! I bought it after a friend used it and her eyelashes looked incredible. Let me tell you that I have barely any facial hair and I started using this on both my lashes and eyebrows and man what a difference!!! I love this product! I don’t think I’ll ever stop using it. My lashes are so much longer and my eyebrows are much fuller also. I honestly would give this product 10 stars if I could. Totally worth the price, and the small size lasts for a long time." —Nathalif88

    Get a 3-month supply from Amazon for $65.

    7. A powerful snail repair cream to brighten dull skin, fade discoloration, add plumpness. Snail mucin extract is a popular ingredient in K-beauty products and is rich in hyaluronic acid (hydrates) and glycolic acid (stimulates collagen production).

    before and after showing the cream reduced the reviewer's wrinkles and made their face look plumper

    Promising review: "This moisturizer is great! I have sensitive skin, so I'm picky about what I'll put on it. I ordered this and got it quickly and it was packaged well. I've been using it for about two weeks now and I've seen improvement in the overall look of my skin; it has lightened my red scars and even seems as though the pores and pockmarks are getting smaller. I really like this stuff and I'll continue to order it! Great product!! I'd give it 10 stars if I could!" —KimberM

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95.

    8. A furniture repair kit because somehow your family's heirloom dining table developed a noticeable chip. This kit gives you everything you need to fill holes, remove scratches, and touch up blemishes on wood furniture and floors.

    It comes with 10 common wood colors (so you can easily mix and match to create your perfect shade), wood putty, a spatula, a mixing jar, an applicator brush, and personalized repair advice.

    Promising review: "I would give this product 10 stars if I could! It made my furniture look brand-new where the finish had chipped off. It even comes with a color chart so you can get an exact match!" —BJ

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95.

    9. A wire-free and moisture-wicking V-neck sports bra for maximum support, style, and comfort. It has a chic crisscross detail in the back so you can totally wear it to brunch after your gym workout.

    Promising review: "This is absolutely the most comfortable sports bra I have ever owned! It’s absolutely perfect! The material is extremely soft and light weight; it literally feels as if I have nothing on, but it provides maximum support. It's very slightly padded, which I appreciated as well. I will definitely be buying more of these in the future. I wish I could give this 10 stars!" —BarbieLee

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 21 colors).

    10. A car visor tissue holder so your sneezes and snot are contained. There's nothing worse than achoo-ing only to find a big booger hanging from your nose and no tissue or napkin in sight. We've all been there!

    Tiger98 / Etsy

    Tiger98 is a small business based in San Angelo, Texas that sells colorful hand-sewn car accessories.

    Promising review: "Obsessed! It’s so perfect and exactly what I was looking for. I love the pattern and got a matching trash holder too! It also came with a pack of tissues which I appreciate so much! If I could give it 10 stars I would!" —Traci Adams

    Get it from Tiger98 on Etsy for $8 (available in 14 fabric options).

    11. A Ninja Foodi 9-in-1 air fryer and pressure cooker that'll help you whip up delicious meals and sides. If you don't have the counter space for a separate air fryer and pressure cooker, get this space-saver instead!


    Promising review: "100 stars!!! I love kitchen toys, but this is the best yet!!! Way easier to use than the Instant Pot. Air crisper is awesome. Best potato chunks ever...soft on the inside, perfectly crispy on outside. Use the rack for skewers, meatballs, etc. It's easy to clean...if I make something crispy or drippy I put soap and water in and let sit overnight. Wipes clean. You need this!!" —Kris

    Get a 5-quart cooker for $165.99 (available in larger sizes).

    12. A Theragun Mini if you're looking for some relief from aching muscles, cramps, and hard-to-reach knots.

    @therabody / Via,

    Exercising has been a huge boost to my mental health during quarantine, but the DOMS (delayed onset muscle soreness) man — the DOMS hurt like hell!! I'm talking hurts to walk, hurts to lower myself and sit, hurts to stand up, hurts to lift things heavier than a stuffed animal, hurts to exist. I learned early on that this little gadget was suuuuuuuuper helpful in reducing my discomfort and loosening my tight, angry muscles. While jackhammering my calves and thighs is not an incredibly fun experience (TBH it hurts especially when I'm massaging already sore muscles) but I know the next day I'll wake up with significantly less pain.

    Promising review: "Would give this 10 stars if I could. I am a nurse and am on my feet all day/lifting patients and when I get home my back and quads are always super tight and spasming. Using this for just 5–10 mins after work has been a lifesaver; I immediately notice a huge difference in the level of tightness. Also have been using before workouts to help warm up my muscles and after workouts to help with tightness and I notice I am much less sore the next day. I’ve used the Hypervolt before and I find it can be a little too aggressive for my muscles and it causes rebound tightness, which I have yet to get the with this. It’s also super compact and easy to travel with!" —Jared Cooper

    Get it from Amazon for $199.99+ (also available in red).

    13. A volcanic stone face roller to remove the oil and shine from your face. And unlike oil-blotting sheets, the ball can be popped out and washed so you can use this over and over and over again.


    Promising review: "Works so well! It’s easy to use, and very compact so it’s easy to carry. I wear a mask 12 hours a day at work and my face is always so greasy. This took it all away! I would give it 6 stars if I could. ☺️" —Alecia

    Get it from Amazon for $9.98.

    14. A lightweight steam mop because you think your floors are clean but are they really? This stylish and easy-to-maneuver steamer will replace the chunky bucket and raggedy mop you're currently using and even has a carpet attachment so you can steam set-in stains.,

    Promising review: "I bought this steam mop after seeing a lot of people on social media rave about it — it did NOT disappoint! It is so incredibly easy to assemble and use! We have dark wood floors that hide messes pretty well, which you'd think would be great, but it also leaves you guessing how clean it really is. We have a toddler that is running and rolling around all over the place so it was so important to me to feel confident in the cleanliness of our floors throughout the house. After the first use I was floored (pun intended) at how much dirt it picked up! I was able to do the entire first floor in less than 10 minutes and the state of the microfiber cloth afterwards was proof enough that even though the floors looked clean, they definitely were not! I love that you don't need to wait for the floors to dry after washing because all it uses is steam so they aren't wet afterwards! I would give this mop 10 stars if I could!" —Sarah Sattin

    Get it from Amazon for $59.99.

    15. A pair of oversized sunglasses for folks who are notoriously bad at not losing and/or not breaking their sunglasses. These stylish yet durable shades are a total steal and look like they could easily cost 10x their price.,

    Promising review: "If I could give this 6 stars, I would!!! Stylish, durable, and the price is right. Plus, they come with a great little bag and cleaning cloth!! I’m hooked and will be buying others." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 10 colors).

    16. A La-Roche Posay retinol serum so you can reap the skin-smoothing and tone-evening powers of retinol. Reviewers with sensitive skin say it isn't irritating (but you should still start off slow to gauge your tolerance).

    side by side of reviewer's face showing the retinol made their complexion look brighter, faded dark spots, and tightened their skin

    Promising review: "I would give this product 10 stars if I could. I have been using the LaRoche-Posay Effaclar line of products for six months now. At around month four I decided to add in this Retinol product and it took my skin to the next level! I have been documenting my journey for six months. I went from horrible, bumpy, acne prone, uneven skin to skin I feel comfortable in without makeup! I have never had this clear of skin, even when I was taking acne meds! I have also noticed a significant reduction in pore size and fine lines-I am very happy with this product and all of the LaRoche-Posay products. Amazing!" —Cassandra Krause

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    17. A leather cleaner that'll restore your beige couch to its former creamy white color. This concentrate works on dirt and oil and is safe to use on car seats, upholstery, furniture, handbags, shoes, jackets, saddles, and more.

    Promising review: " I have both the cleanser and conditioner of Leather Honey and I. Am. In. Love! Following the directions has gotten 10-year-old stains out of a leather chair and slowly but surely the conditioner is bringing the leather back to life. I was actually intending to donate both a love seat and chair with ottoman but not now. I was really skeptical because of the well-known brands I had tried in the past but this stuff is a miracle worker. It's taking time because it's been such long ago stains but my patience is paying off. It was recommended to me by a guy that sells only leather furniture so that's why I took the plunge. It's also not as expensive as some of the ones out in the garage. Wish I could give it 10 stars. I rarely write reviews but this one really deserved a good one." —A. Eley

    Get it from Amazon for $18.95.

    18. A nonslip desk pad if your work station could use an upgrade. Not only will this pad protect your desk from dings and scratches, but it'll also provide a grippy surface and comfortable resting spot for your laptop, mouse, and other gadgets.

    red pad on a white desk with a laptop, mouse, and AirPods case on it with plenty of room left over

    Promising review: "I wasn't expecting it to feel like leather and be so sturdy and nice, but it's amazing! Deserves a 10/5 stars! Really awesome!" —Jordan Amrick

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in three sizes and 18 colors).

    19. A skin-evening, nongreasy, and cruelty-free face primer to give you a smooth canvas for makeup and protect your beat from sweat and water.


    Promising review: "10 STARS. This will last you through all day at work, a spicy lunch, a sweaty work out class, and probably through several tropical storms. Forget paying $20+ for those high-end makeup brands. I have oily creases and have had the WORST luck with Two Faced, Tarte, and Smash. This is my holy grail!!" —Colleen

    Get it from Amazon $13.48.

    20. A bottle of multi-purpose cooktop cleaner because the last time you cleaned your stove top was...yeah I don't remember either. Bye bye grease and grime. Hello shine!

    Promising review: "This cleaner deserves 6 stars. I bought this to clean the shower head and shower doors. The delivery guy was here about 10 minutes ago and I'm done cleaning the shower. I've used this before and it is amazing. You don't even have to scrub. Just apply to the whole surface and rinse." —Gertrude

    Get it from Amazon for $8.28.

    My coworker swears by the BKF soft cleanser! Check out her Bar Keepers Friend soft cleanser review to learn more about how she deep cleaned her new apartment with it.

    21. A pack of 24-karat gold collagen eye masks for fooling everyone into thinking you got eight restful hours of sleep — These gold eye masks are rich in collagen and hyaluronic acid that bring back much-needed moisture and elasticity.

    Promising review: "Do yourself a favor and get you a box of these! I was looking for something to help with the bags under my eyes as well as the dark circles. These eye masks are inexpensive and have AMAZING ingredients! There are 20 in each box!! The packaging is so pretty, but what matters most is the product is effective! If I could give more than 5 stars I would." —Marisa

    Get 20 pairs from Amazon for $13.47.

    22. A dryer vent vacuum attachment so you can clean what your fingers can't reach. The tube attachment fits into the dryer trap to suck up lint and debris — a major fire hazard.,

    Promising review: "AWESOME PRODUCT! 15 STARS! It cleaned all the lint out from under the lint trap in places the vacuum couldn't reach.The hose fit perfectly on my vacuum and was very easy to use. I would recommend this product." —SCOTT OTERO

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    23. Betrayal at House on the Hill, a strategy game that'll provide you with hours of spooky entertainment. There are 50 horrifying scenarios so each play-through is different.

    the game pieces laid out

    Promising review: "This game is a little complicated, but that being said, I honestly wish I could give this game more than 5 stars. This game is so unique, and well done. The different scenarios allow for a game that you could LITERALLY play HUNDREDS of times without ever playing the same game twice. You never know who the bad guy is going to be, or what kind of monsters/traitors are going to show up. Or maybe I just like being the traitor and sending my friends and family to their doom! And now you can too!" —Marcus

    Get it from Amazon for $21.81.

    24. A donut pillow if tailbone pain, pregnancy, sciatica, or hemorrhoids make it near impossible to sit comfortably. This memory foam cushion is designed to stabilize and align your spine, adjusting to your body so you can have sweet relief while seated.

    black donut-shaped pillow on a chair

    Promising review: "This pillow deserves more than 5 stars. The day I injured myself I ordered it and got it the next day. My doctor told me I did the right thing by purchasing right away. I just ordered another for my car so I won't have to carry back and forth. Great pain reliever! Very soft and comfortable." —San J.

    Get it from Amazon for $26.97.

    25. A hornet and wasp spray to evict the angry stinging pests that are squatting in your shed. The spray reaches 20 feet above ground and offers pinpoint accuracy so you can stay a safe distance away from wasps, hornets, and mud daubers.

    wasp nest with white foam on it

    Promising review: "I seldom leave reviews, but this needed one because it was the best wasp spray I have used. No problem reaching nest 20 feet up with the powerful stream, and it covers the nest with foam so they cannot fly down and sting you. If I could give an extra star I would." —Customer in austin tx

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99.

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