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Tell Us The Best Purchases You've Made During The Pandemic

It can be anything that's brought some light into your life!

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The last year under quarantine has been extremely difficult, and people, including me, have tried many things and many ways to bring a little light into their lives during these hard times.

A deserted bar terrace in the otherwise busy street in San Cristobal
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Personally, I've made a few purchases that have made lockdown life a little nicer and easier like...

This beautiful handmade headwrap from the Black woman-owned company Fanm Djanm that brightens up the loungewear I now live in.

BuzzFeed editor Tafi Mukunyadzi wears the gorgeous orange and blue headwrap
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This headwrap comes in so many different patterns, so it's easy to find something that fits your personal style. Bonus: The headwraps are lightweight and easy to clean.

A buildable foundation because it gives me a glowy look for virtual meetings with minimal effort.

A bottle of NYX Born to Glow Foundation
NYX

In the Before Times™️, I wore makeup basically every single day. Since I started working from home, I’ve abandoned my routine for the most part. When I do feel like putting on makeup, I grab this foundation.

It makes my skin look healthier, and well, radiant, so I never feel the need to reach for blush. The foundation is also buildable and not too pricey, so that makes it a win in my book!

A bottle of oil-infused serum that's been keeping my face feeling soft and plump with the help of rosewater.

A half-empty bottle of fresh Rose Deep Hydration Oil-Infused Serum on a countertop
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I'm constantly battling my dry skin, so I’m always excited to try a new product that promises to deliver hydration.

I purchased my first bottle of the Fresh Rose Deep Hydration Oil-Infused Serum back in August. I. WAS. NOT. DISAPPOINTED. My skin feels so supple after I apply the serum that I have to remind myself to stop touching my face. The rose scent is lovely as well!

It's time to brag about whatever you've bought! Use the comments below to tell us your favorite quarantine purchase, and make sure you tell us WHY it's so great. Bonus points if you upload your own pics!

Our favorites may be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post!