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37 Things On Amazon That Make You Look Better That You’ll Use Constantly

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Somewhere in your home, there's likely a graveyard of ill-advised purchases collecting dust. Practically every style-conscious woman has one; hiding in a closet somewhere, or perhaps under the bed. Whether your regrets include faux fur flip-flops or an automatic hair braider, we’ve all had occasional lapses of judgment while shopping.

Luckily, you won't have to worry about making a regretful fashion or beauty-related purchase today. This editor-curated roundup features 37 things on Amazon that make you look way better, and that you’ll use constantly — seriously, once you've tried these gems for yourself, you'll find yourself wondering how you ever lived without them. And, while using every last drop of a product or wearing a garment until it’s threadbare can justify even the most lavish of splurges, the picks on this list won’t eat up your entire shopping budget. Most ring up at just $50 or less, and since they’re all available on Amazon, getting them delivered to your doorstep couldn’t be any easier.

Ready to find out what you've been missing out on? Then just keep reading for this master list of things that make everyone look good — and are so easy on your wallet.

1

A Gorgeous Little Purse That Looks So Much More Expensive Than It Actually Is

Made of polyurethane and designed to look like croc-embossed leather, this stunning crossbody bag, which doubles as a top handle bag, is the perfect little purse for nights out and days spent exploring. Not only will it look amazing with literally any outfit, but it's also surprisingly spacious and well-made. Plus, its affordable price tag means you won't have to worry about it being overly delicate with it.

  • Available colors: 4

2

The Cult-Favorite Hair Tool That Makes It Easy To Give Yourself A Pro-Level Blowout At Home

It's difficult to overstate how much people love the iconic Revlon One-Step. Not only does it have more than 18,000 glowing five-star reviews on Amazon, but nearly 300 of them even call it "life-changing." The best-selling hair tool is basically a combination of a blow dryer and a round brush, allowing you to dry, style, and add volume to your hair all at once. It's a quick, effortless way to give yourself a salon-worthy blowout at home, even if you're not normally great at styling your hair.

3

A Mulberry Silk Scarf That Can Be Used So Many Different Ways

Think of this mulberry silk scarf as the accessory world's answer to makeup's red lipstick. That is to say, no matter how you style it — tied around your neck, head, ponytail, or bag — it'll instantly make your outfit look 10 times more chic. Made of 100% genuine mulberry silk, the scarf measures a generous 21 by 21 inches. It's available in a gorgeous range of stylish prints and solid colors, ranging from watercolor-tinged florals to playful polka dots.

  • Available colors/patterns: 41

4

An Ultra Comfy Bralette That Won't Show Through Thin Dresses & Tops

This Calvin Klein bralette is a must-have addition to every lingerie drawer. Made of a soft, seamless fabric that feels heavenly against bare skin, it's designed to remain complete invisible under clothes, even tight tops and dresses. Choose from 12 pretty colors, including blush pink, light chestnut, and a dusty shade of periwinkle. "Most comfortable bralette in the universe," summed up one reviewer.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL
  • Available colors: 12

5

A Pack Of Nipple Covers That Are Breathable & Painless

Whether you want to go braless, have piercings you want to conceal, or are wearing a silky shirt, these nipple pasties are here to be a discreet coverage option. These pasties are made of a breathable, soft, and stretchy material with a self adhesive that sticks right onto your chest. Best of all, they come with nipple protection pads for easy, pain-free removal.

  • Available sizes: Small – Large
  • Available colors: 3

6

A Lengthening Lash Primer & Mascara On A Convenient Dual-Ended Wand

One of the most popular offerings from Honest Beauty, Jessica Alba’s clean beauty brand, this two-in-one primer and mascara not only makes your lashes look miles long, but will also adds tons of volume without looking clumpy. The dual-sided wand has primer on one side, mascara on the other. Both are formulated with naturally derived ingredients, and come with a silicone-bristled wand that delivers exceptional definition and curl.

7

A Travel-Friendly Eye Balm To Wake Up Tired Eyes

It’s not a bad idea to pick up multiple tubes of Tula's Glow & Get It Eye Balm so you can keep one in your purse, desk, and glovebox. Packed with probiotics, caffeine, moisturizers, and antioxidants, the popular eye balm is an effective way hydrate, brighten, and depuff your eyes. You can buy it in two versions: Rose Glow, which has a subtle hint of pearlescent shimmer (so it can double as highlighter!), and Original.

8

A Classic Poplin Shirt That'll Never Go Out Of Style

No wardrobe is complete without a classic button-down shirt, and this one couldn't be more classic. Timelessly versatile and effortlessly chic, the menswear-inspired staple is a key part of so many iconic looks — between Audrey Hepburn, Rihanna, and Mia Wallace from Pulp Fiction, you'll have no shortage of inspiration to work with as you're styling yours.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL
  • Available colors/patterns: 14

9

A Hair Spray That Combats Humidity For Up To 4 Washes

Infused with jojoba, argan, marula, and coconut oils, this anti-humidity hair spray works hard to repel unwanted moisture from the atmosphere. And it keeps your locks frizz-free for up to four washes, making this a budget-friendly buy. Just wash your hair, apply this to damp hair, activate it with a hot blow dryer, and enjoy shiny, smooth hair regardless of the weather.

10

An Ultra-Absorbent Hair Towel That Cuts Your Drying Time In Half

If you think it seems silly to buy a special towel just for your hair, you've probably never tried a microfiber hair towel. Because it's made of highly absorbent microfiber, it'll literally dry your hair twice as quickly as a regular terrycloth towel would. Plus, in addition to cutting back on drying time, the towel is also less likely to cause split ends, breakage, or frizz, especially if you have curly hair.

11

A Five-Pack Of Seamless Thongs That Make Panty Lines Impossible

Laser-cut from a stretchy, seamless fabric, these thong panties are literally invisible under clothes (yes, really!). Sold in a pack of five, they're essential for avoiding panty lines when you're wearing tight dresses, skirts, or pants — but honestly, they're so soft and comfortable, you'll probably end up wearing them under your sweatpants, too.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL
  • Available colors/multi-packs: 5

12

A Mascara Wand For Your Hair That Eliminates Flyaways

Nothing ruins a slicked-back look quite like a few stubborn baby hairs that won't sit flat. This mini hair brush looks like your average mascara wand, but it was actually designed to comb flyaways and frizzy wisps of hair into place. Plant extracts create a wax-like formula that keeps the hair in place while helping to condition it, too. There's no sticky or greasy residue left behind, and the formula is also cruelty-free and vegan.

13

These High-Waisted Leggings That Are Remarkably Soft

Amazon reviewers can't stop raving about these best-selling leggings, which have over 55,000 five-star reviews. Sure to be your new go-to pair of bottoms for running around town, these body-hugging leggings have 8% spandex in their fabric, which makes them perfectly stretchy and comfortable. One reviewer called them the baby of tights and yoga pants. Of course, they're quite stylish, too, with a high waist and opaque look.

  • Available sizes: One size – One size plus
  • Available styles: 51

14

A Setting Spray That Locks Your Makeup In Place

Some might reserve turning to a makeup setting spray for especially hot days or times when they really need a long-lasting finish. But for those with oily skin, a good mist of makeup setting spray is a crucial last step for ensuring that your makeup stays put (and isn't sliding down your face by lunchtime). This setting spray locks your makeup in place with a weightless formula that even gives you a matte finish to keep shiny skin at bay for longer.

15

These Chic Huggie Earrings That Reviewers Swear Could Be Real Diamonds

Amazon reviewers can't seem to get enough of these best-selling huggie earrings, singing their praises in nearly 2,700 glowing reviews. Perfectly sized to gently hug your earlobes, the tiny hoops are plated in 18-karat white, yellow, or rose gold, and encrusted in sparkling cubic zirconia "diamonds." They're basically the perfect everyday earrings, especially if you can never decide between classic hoops or diamond studs.

16

An Illuminating Body Lotion That'll Give Your Entire Body A Subtle, Radiant Glow

Everyone knows that moisturizing is the key to radiant skin from head to toe. This illuminating body moisturizer will certainly hydrate and nourish your skin — but it'll also make it glow in a more literal sense. That's because it's formulated with gold shimmer, which creates a subtle highlight that'll sparkle in the sunlight.

17

The Secret To Saving Your Sweaters From Pilling

If you've ever had to retire one of your favorite sweaters because of pilling, this fabric shaver device is for you. Battery-operated and handheld, the mini shaver removes fuzz, lint, and pilling from clothing (and even furniture) without damaging the fabric. The device has three settings to choose from, so you can adjust the shaver depending on the fabric. And when the lint catcher fills up, it can easily be detached and emptied.

  • Available colors: 6

18

These Drops That Set Your Mani In 60 Seconds

The most frustrating part of any at-home manicure is taking the time to paint your nails only to have them smudge a few hours later because the polish never really dried. Painting with thinner layers can help with drying, but to really set your polish in place, there are these quick-drying drops from OPI. Once you've got your top coat on, apply one to two drops at the base of your nails for polish that dries to the touch in 60 seconds (and completely sets in five minutes). The drying drops are also formulated with conditioning ingredients jojoba seed oil and vitamin E to nourish and soothe your cuticles.

19

The Smooth-Fitting Bra That Reviewers Are Obsessed With

As one reviewer succinctly put it, this best-selling wireless bra is "the one." Hundreds of other fans are similarly enthusiastic, saying that despite its affordable price tag, it's not only made better than pricier competitors, but is also "so soft" and "comfortable enough to sleep in." Specifically designed to prevent bulging at the sides or underarms for a smooth look under clothes, it has soft molded cups and wide, supportive straps.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL
  • Available colors: 15

20

A Chic, Reusable Shower Cap That Makes It Easy To Have No Wash Days

If you like to shower more often than you like to wash your hair, this super chic shower cap will protect your locks from water and soap. With an elastic band that fits most heads and heads of hair, this cap is unique in that you don’t need to pile your hair on top of your head to use it. Simply Put it in a low pony or bun and pull the shower cap on over the back of your head.

  • Available styles: 7

21

These Gorgeous Headbands That Are Both Practical & Luxe

Encrusted in dainty rhinestones, these headbands will instantly elevate even the most basic of outfits, and also look luxe enough to pair with a sleek jumpsuit or LBD for a night out. Beyond simply being a chic accessory, the thin, flexible headbands are also super practical, especially if you have lots of flyaways or you're trying to grow out your bangs. This order comes with two headbands: One silver, and one rose gold.

22

A Luxurious, Hydrating Lip Balm With An SPF Of 30

Formulated with more than 70% organic ingredients (like coconut oil, jojoba oil, and avocado oil, for example), this COOLA lip balm is a completely luxurious treat for your lips — and you wouldn’t even guess that it’s packed with an SPF of 30 for ample sun protection. It’s a must for your beach bag, but you can (and should!) wear it in lieu of your usual lip balm every day. It’s intensely nourishing, leaves your lips feeling pillowy-soft, and one reviewer called the scent “heavenly.”

23

The Fan-Favorite Cuticle Oil Reviewers Say Smells "Heavenly"

People literally can't get enough of this best-selling cuticle oil — of the nearly 19,000 Amazon shoppers who left feedback after buying it, a full 98% left a positive rating, resulting in a near-perfect average of 4.7 stars. The lightweight formula is packed with several plant-based oils to protect, nourish, and moisturize dry, cracked cuticles and brittle nails. It comes in two lovely scents — Milk & Honey or Pomegranate & Fig — and reviewers are completely obsessed with both.

24

The Clips That Give You A Cinched Look Without Damaging Your Clothes

If you want to take in a dress, pair of pants, or sweater without sewing, these cinch clips can do the job with ease. These clips can give you the perfect fit on a variety of garments or keep pesky sweaters or jackets in place, and if you put them on the inside or cover them with another layer, they’re perfectly discreet. Despite clipping onto your garments, users report that the gentle plastic teeth won’t damage your clothes.

25

This Ingenious Hair Tool That Helps Promote Hair Growth & Remove Flakes

There are many factors that go into having good hair, such as diet and styling habits. But one quick and easy way to potentially promote thicker hair is with a massage. This scalp massaging brush can be used in the shower alongside your shampoo to help boost blood circulation to your scalp for healthier hair. The battery-operated massager gently vibrates as you move it along the scalp, helping to more evenly distribute your shampoo and even lightly exfoliate the scalp to remove the build-up of dead skin cells, oil, and products.

  • Available colors: 3

26

An At-Home Tool That Fights Inflammation

At-home tools like ice rollers do more than simply feel refreshing on the face. They're also a form of cryotherapy, which has long been used by dermatologists and aestheticians to reduce inflammation, redness, and puffiness. As you gently roll the device across your forehead, under your eyes, and over your cheeks, the ice-cold temperature also helps to temporarily tighten the skin and increase blood circulation for a more radiant glow.

27

This Cult-Favorite Liquid Lipstick That Comes In 9 Gorgeous, Bold Shades

Hard to believe this liquid matte lipstick from The Lip Bar — one of the buzziest beauty brands out there right now — costs just $13. Unlike many matte liquid lipsticks, this one doesn't dry out or crack, and it lasts for hours — meals and drinks included. The shade pictured above, Boy Trouble, is a bold cherry red that looks amazing on all skin tones. But if you don’t love this one, you have eight other hues to choose from, like Crown Me, a daring purple; and Playmate, a vivid fuchsia.

  • Available shades: 9

28

The Fan-Favorite Skinny Jeans Reviewers Are Obsessed With

Finding the perfect pair of jeans can be nothing short of life-changing — and according to thousands of Amazon reviewers, these best-selling Levi's skinnies couldn’t be more perfect. Fans literally can't seem to stop raving about them, noting that their stretchy denim construction and comfy elastic waist makes them "absurdly comfortable," while their classic five-pocket styling ensures they still look like "real" denim jeans.

  • Available sizes: 2 — 28 (short, regular, tall)
  • Available washes: 3

29

A Chic Crossbody Bag That Fits Just The Essentials

This crossbody bag is made of supple, pebbled vegan leather that makes it look much more expensive than it actually is. Despite its compact size, this phone-sized crossbody has plenty of functional pockets and compartments such as an outer phone pocket compatible with most smartphones, six credit card slots, an ID window, a change pocket, a slip pocket, and a compartment for paper money. Though this bag can be carried hands-free, the strap is also removable to turn this accessory into a wristlet.

  • Available styles: 16

30

A Satin Hair Wrap That Improves Your Hair While You Sleep

If you've ever felt that your hair has turned frizzy or flat after a good night's sleep, it's not your imagination. Cotton pillowcases cause friction and can even zap moisture from your hair while you sleep. That's where these satin bonnets come in. Breathable and hypoallergenic, satin doesn't rough up the hair cuticle, and can therefore help preserve your style. These satin bonnets are large enough to fit over thicker hair types, and they use an elastic band to keep the cap secured in place overnight.

  • Available colors: 8

31

This Pretty Metal Hair Clip For A Trendy Updo

This claw clip is a thoroughly chic, modern twist on the trendy hair accessory. Simple yet so pretty, this simple metal clip will give you an effortless (and effortlessly fashionable) updo or half updo look in moments. Despite its shiny metal finish, this claw clip has comfortable rounded claws that won’t hurt your scalp or hair.

32

A Calvin Klein Bra That's Comfy Enough To Sleep In

Another comfortable, seamless bralette by Calvin Klein, this one is designed with thick straps, a V-neckline, and a longline fit to look even more invisible under clothes. It’s made of a soft, breathable knit fabric with a generous dose of stretch, and has adjustable straps and removable, lightly padded cups. Consider it your new favorite bra for everyday wear.

  • Available sizes: XS-2X
  • Available colors: 13

33

A Fanny Pack That’s Both Practical & Trendy

Fanny packs are all the rage right now, and this practical yet cute option has four separate compartments to store all of your essentials, from your phone and wallet to travel documents and sunglasses. It also features waterproof fabric and an adjustable belt strap that can be sized up to 52 inches.

  • Available colors: 5

34

A Minimalist Barrette That'll Never Go Out Of Style

Simple yet sophisticated, this O-shaped barrette by Mrs. President & Co. perfectly embodies the label's knack for elegant, minimalist accessories. Plated in 18-karat gold with a chic matte finish, its versatile size works well with a wide range of hairstyles, especially if you have relatively thin hair.

35

A Lip Gloss That Leaves Your Pout Nourished & Hydrated

Beyond kissing your lips with light-reflecting shine, this Neutrogena lip gloss also has built-in moisturizers and an SPF of 20. Impressive! Formulated with glycerin, cucumber, and chamomile, it's available in three sheer, juicy tints. It's a great way to protect your lips, combat dryness and flaking, and provide a subtle hit of color all at once.

36

An Eyebrow Kit To Shape & Fill In Brows

For brow beginners and perfectionists alike, this kit can help you shape your eyebrows and fill in any sparse spots. The eyebrow kit comes with a waterproof pen that has an angled, pronged tip to create hair-like strokes. You'll also get three stencils and a super tiny pink razor to help with shaping and defining your brows at home.

  • Available shades: 3

37

The Easiest Way To Perk Up Any Hairstyle

Give your favorite childhood accessory a glam update with these rhinestone-embellished hair clips. You can use them to clip back bangs or stubborn flyaways, or you can simply stack them up for a more decorative finish to any hairstyle.

  • Available colors: 2

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