One of my favorite things about Amazon is that it’s an absolute treasure trove of dupes for super high end beauty products that cost half my paycheck. No way am I paying $75 for foundation thanks. But it turns out you don’t have to shell out to get high quality. In fact there are so many amazing Amazon beauty items out there for a reasonable price that we’ve found a full 37 options for you here: and they’re all less than $50. Whether you’re looking for lip balm or lip stick, hair clips or headbands, moisturizer or sunscreen, we’ve got the best option that aren’t crazy expensive. You know you deserve to treat yourself: what better way than with a little bit of beauty? We have you covered every step of the way, from skin care to final accessories and everything in between. So let’s get splurging shall we?
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These Travel Towels for Portable Cotton Washcloths
Whenever I’m going outdoors all day or traveling, these portable cotton washcloths are my go-to essential product. They’re made of non-woven cotton linen and all you have to do is put them in cold or warm water for a few seconds and they expand to become a towel. They’re perfect to remove makeup, wipe your fingers or face to keep your skin clean.
Dress Up Any Outfit With These Hair Barrettes
There are so many easy ways to accessorize. In fact, there are almost too many ways to accessorize. I’m currently loving these barrettes for your hair. The pearls are tres chic, and they’re big enough to hold a lot of hair, so you can play around with different hairstyles. Plus they go with almost any outfit, making it easy to decide how you’ll accessorize.
This Eyeshadow is a One-Step System and So Effortless
I don’t like to fuss around with eye makeup when I’m late getting out the door, so I swipe on this Revlon Colorstay creme eyeshadow and go. It has sheer, buildable coverage, comes in a bunch of colors, and is so easy to use. No smudging or fading throughout the day, either!
This Brush Cleaner Will Help You Keep Your Makeup Brushes Bacteria Free
I’m terrible at cleaning my make-up brushes. Gross, I know. I always found it to be too much work, or I simply forget. I’ve got a busy schedule, after all. This brush cleaner has a strong suction cup so you can firmly grab your brush and get it extra clean. Seriously: clean your brushes friends.
Not Only Does This Lip Gloss Look Cute, But It’s Also Super Hydrating
I’m a big fan of throwing lip gloss on while I’m out running errands–even if I don’t have any other makeup on. It makes me feel slightly more put together. This lip gloss not only comes in 15 different colors, but it also has hyaluronic acid, which hydrates the lips, helps smooth the lip surface, enhances lip contour, and makes them look fuller. I can’t wait to try this in every color.
These Makeup Remover Wipes Take Everything Off
At the end of the day, I don’t want to mess with a bunch of different cleansers and makeup removers, I just want to swipe it all off in one step. Which I can do with these best-selling Neutrogena makeup remover towelettes! They even take off waterproof mascara and long-wear lipsticks so they really are a speedy option for getting a clean face.
This Oatmeal Bath Soak Relieves Dry, Itchy, Inflamed Skin
Itchy skin can make anyone miserable and desperate for even a few minutes of relief. This Oatmeal Bath Soak is gentle on the most sensitive skin and naturally soothes irritation from sunburn, bug bites, eczema, and other skin ailments. Best of all it gives you way more than just a few minutes of relief. It will soak away any irritations.
These Lip Balms For Silky Smooth Lips and With Added SPF 30 Protection
Few things are more disappointing in life than ruining a kissable pout with a bad sunburn, so keep your lips protected with these balms. Each one features SPF 30 protection, and you get three flavors with every order: watermelon, banana, and coconut. “These taste and feel almost like putting straight-up coconut oil on your lips,” wrote one reviewer. “The flavors are AMAZING.”
This Cream That Helps Fade Away Dark Spots and Sun Damage
If you’re looking for some seriously affordable dark spot cream, this tube is available for less than $10. With thousands of reviews, it’s clear that it genuinely helps fade away hyper-pigmentation — and the added vitamin E even works to smooth out skin for a glowing finish. I’ll just pop that right in my cart.
These Hair Clips Are Must Have Tools for Styling
There are unlimited uses for this 10-pack of neon hair clips I found in Amazon’s Hot New Releases category. I use them to section my hair when I’m drying or styling it, but you could also use them to keep your hair out of your face when applying makeup or when washing your face. These are designed to avoid leaving creases or marks in your hair so all you see is your stunning style.
This Beard Wash Reduces Grey With Instant Application
Hey, I think a little bit of grey in a beard is sexy, but I’m also 43 now so I think that probably comes with the territory. If you’re not a fan, you can eliminate it easily without coloring it, thanks to Just For Men’s grey-reducing beard wash. Add it to your shower routine a few times a week to gradually reduce grey while cleaning, conditioning, and revitalizing that beautiful beard.
The Product That Saves Damaged Hair
If you’re anything like me, your hair is super prone to kinks and breakage. Enter these silk scrunchies. Seriously amazing; they hold up any amount of hair without putting strain on my luscious locks. My hair loves it and I promise you will too. Not to mention, they are pink and super cute.
This Tom’s of Maine Toothpaste is the Best for Whitening
I love the whitening effects of other toothpaste, but I don’t want the nasty chemicals and artificial sweeteners in my toothpaste. Tom’s of Maine is all-natural, but it still manages to prevent plaque (just had an excellent dentist appointment so can attest to this!) and whiten. Don’t just take my word for it, over 28,000 reviewers agree!
This Sweat-Resistant Sunscreen Keeps the Liquid Out of Your Eyeballs
Sunscreen is so important to protect our skin from harmful UV rays. It’s the worst when you’re chilling on the beach and that mixture of sweat and sunscreen starts cascading down your face like a terrible waterfall. For times like that, I bust out this handy sweat-resistant sunscreen, that ensures the UV stays out of your skin and the liquid out of your eyes.
These Outdoor Sports Headbands for Fashion and Function
Keeping long hair out of my face when I’m doing outdoor activities is a must and these are my favorite sports headbands. They’re both fashionable and functional and the price tag makes them a no-brainer on Amazon. And they come in a six pack of different colors to match any outfit.
This Scalp Head Massager with 20 Fingers Will Relieve Tension, Pain, and More
You might be asking yourself why this is on a beauty product list and the answer is because stress is bad for your skin. And pretty much every other part of you. Luckily this little massager is my absolute favorite way to chill out. Relax, unwind, and let the power of head-scratching transport you to another dimension. Priced at 2 for $7.99, you really can’t pass up this amazing deal on Amazon’s secret bargain section.
These Fake Lashes Look Sooo Real
Sometimes you just want a little extra glamour. These fake lashes are top quality without the big price tag: perfect for a summer night on the town. If you want to see just how natural yet stunning they look, do yourself a favor and go look at all of the photos in the customer reviews!
This Brush is Perfect For Liquid Eyeliner Application
It’s way, way easier to draw winged tips when you’re using an angled brush — just like this one. The bristles are hypoallergenic, while the bent tip makes it easy to see around your lid. And unlike some brushes, this one is 100% cruelty-free. Seriously, if you haven’t tried doing your liner with the bent brush your life is about to be changed.
This Three-In-One Cleaning For Busy Dudes
You’re a dude, and you’re not fussy. I get it. But you still have to be clean. Tackle your hair and skin in one step with this three-in-one cooling option from Nivea. Enhanced with menthol and yuzu, this lathers well as a shampoo and conditioner and cleans skin without drying as a body wash. Buy this, and your five-minute shower can get cut down to three minutes. Now that’s what I call efficiency.
This Long-Handled Solid Wood Sisal Bath Brush Will Scratch Where You Can’t Reach
Few things irritate me more than when there’s an itch or smudge in the middle of my back…right where I can’t reach it. Thankfully I don’t have to worry about it anymore with this high-quality solid wood brush. It massages your skin and improves blood circulation while hitting those hard to reach spots. You’ll find yourself using every time you hop in the shower!
This Perfect Razor and Trimmer Duo With Five Blades
It’s entirely fitting that this product has a razor on one end and a bikini trimmer on the other since you’ll need to tackle two zones for a totally thorough grooming experience. Schick knocked it out of the park with this handy two-in-one razor/trimmer. Five blades and a moisturizing serum tackle legs, underarms, and more while a waterproof trimmer with adjustable comb handles, um, everything else.
This Shaving Cream is a Great Reason to Shave
Shave creams are a dime a dozen, but this one with deep-sea minerals has a host of extra benefits. Gillette is the creator behind Pure, a shaving cream that’s free of dyes, parabens, and SLS sulfate, has shea butter, and pure deep-sea minerals that help your razor glide more smoothly while softening your skin with every use. Now you have no excuse not to shave, ahem, except for pants, leggings, socks, winter …
Scrub the Dryness Away With This Peachy Product
Say goodbye to your peeling skin and hello to smooth hydration. No joke, this scrub smells like freshly picked apricots and I love starting my morning routine with it. Glowing skin is seriously just a scrub away – a must-have in beauty products.
This Nail Polish Remover That Works On Gel and Shellac
When I’m feeling impatient and want to get rid of my gel nails right now, I’ll reach for this bottle of polish remover. This isn’t the stuff you’ll find in your common drugstore — it contains 100% acetone, which is the only thing powerful enough to remove shellac and gel. Just moisten a cotton ball as they do at the salon, and your nails will be free in minutes.
This Soap is the Best For Dudes
If I had a dollar for every guy I’ve seen in my social media newsfeeds talking about this soap, I’d have a lot of dollars. And, apparently, the praise on Amazon is consistent with the accolades I’ve seen people I know in real life throwing around. This exfoliating soap bar by Dr. Squatch has a refreshing cedar and orange fragrance and is handmade using a cold process method. Guys won’t care about all of that; just know it smells good and works well.
This After-Sun Lotion Nourishes the Driest, Parched Skin
You put on sunscreen before going outside, but what do you put on your skin after you’ve spent the day in the harsh sun? Answer: this post-sun lotion. Not only does it feel great on sunburns, but the aloe vera works to moisturize any dry spots. Plus, it can even help boost the intensity of your tan — all by simply hydrating skin.
Get Fluffy Insta Ready Brows With This Soap Kit
I was born with pretty thin eyebrows, which was great in the 90s, but now? Not so much. It’s all about the full fluffy brows these days. This eyebrow soap kit allows me to fake it till I make it by adding thickness, volume, and texture to my brows in seconds. The small angled brushes make it super easy to achieve the bushy look, and the spoolie allows you to brush them out once you’ve got the desired look to blend for a more natural look.
These Exfoliating Pads are Better Than a Facial
These Nip + Fab glycolic fix night pads extreme do an amazing job of exfoliating your skin to get rid of hyperpigmentation, dullness, and acne scarring, at a much cheaper rate than the spa charges for a facial! These extremely well-reviewed pads (over 7,700 ratings for an outstanding 4.5 stars) are such a smart buy since they really do what the advertising copy says! There are so many inspirational stories in the reviews of people totally turning their skin around after using these pads.
This Hand Soap Gives Traditional Soap a Serious Makeover
Have you ever found yourself hiking, or on a road trip, and you have nowhere to wash your hands? I have, and it’s definitely not ideal. These little soap sheets are an amazing alternative. You just add water and they become sudsy and cleansing. They come in a case the size of a pack of gum, so you can literally take these anywhere.
Smell Good All Summer with This Vegan Deodorant
Okay, there is nothing worse than a deodorant that doesn’t work. This all-natural, vegan deodorant works like a dream. It is silky smooth and keeps me smelling fresh and sweat-free all day. This one ticks all the boxes – guaranteed you’ll be thanking me for the rec.
This Pack of Lip Glosses Packed Full of Aloe Vera for Soft Lips
Dry lips are no match for these aloe vera lip glosses — and reviewers loved how they gave their lips a glossy shine that didn’t dry out. And with their ultra-sheer consistency, you won’t get stuck walking around with gloopy lips. If you’re not so much into lip balms but you still want to give your smile some moisture, reach for these.
These Headbands Provide Fashion and Function
Whether you have long or short hair, it can still be bothersome on a hot day. I love these stylish headbands for keeping my hair back when I’m working out or just on a hot day. It’s the perfect way to keep cool and add a fashion accessory to your hair… no wonder they’ve become and Amazon’s Choice product.
This Microblading Eyebrow Pen Lasts All Day
Have you guys researched microblading costs lately? I have, and in my area, they’re a few thousand with no guarantees the tattoo will last more than a few years, not including expensive touch-ups. As someone with virtually invisible eyebrow hair, I was overjoyed to find this microblading pen that’s so user-friendly and really does last all day long.
This Must Have For Your Camping Packing List
When you’re in the middle of the woods for a week, sometimes all you dream of is a nice hot shower. This product is the next best thing. Rub the sweat and grime off your body with these wipes and you’ll be feeling so fresh and clean. The glowing reviews don’t lie; this is truly a must-have for anyone who loves the outdoors.
These Pearl Headbands for Queen Bees of the Gram
Any influencer who is a Gossip Girl fan will love these pearl and velvet headbands. It’s the ideal accessory to play queen bee for your followers and they’re a great way to dress up a casual outfit. Whether your hair is short or long, this six-pack of headbands will look great for any occasion.
Flawless Foundation Application With This Sonic Brush
I’ve never been one of those girly girls who excel at seamless makeup application, but this sonic makeup brush from Spa Sciences sure got me a lot closer. Using MicroDust technology, it fills in fine lines and wrinkles while giving you an airbrushed appearance. Featuring three speeds and a fully rechargeable design, this brush blends your foundation for a flawless finish.
This Amazing New Reusable Makeup Remover Cloth
It’s no secret that regular makeup removing wipes aren’t the greatest, but I haven’t been able to find a makeup remover that my skin likes. I was skeptical about these at first (removing my full face with just water? As if!), but after a few uses, I’m definitely a believer. My skin is happy, the environment is happy, and I’m set for my outdoor adventure.