These 34 Reviewer Favorites On Amazon Work Incredibly Well

by Julia O'Donnell

Paradoxically, perusing Amazon’s endless selection of products can feel a bit paralyzing — even the simplest search can turn up thousands of results. When it comes to finding the best products on Amazon without becoming overwhelmed, your fellow shoppers are an invaluable resource. Amazon customers have endless options, so when they’re all giving the same product top ratings and glowing five-star reviews, it’s probably for good reason. Case in point: these 35 reviewer favorites on Amazon that work incredibly well, according to their countless five-star reviews.

The items on this list span every imaginable category, from beauty products to home goods and everything in between. You’ll find everyday items that are a cut above their competitors, as well as unique, innovative products you’ve probably never heard of. However, all these products do have at least one thing in common. Each and every product on this list actually, truly works — and they all have hundreds, or even thousands, of glowing reviews to prove it.

Aside from just functioning well, these 35 picks were designed to solve your most annoying problems (even ones you probably didn't even know had solutions). Or, they'll simply help make day-to-day life just a little bit more pleasant. Curious what all the buzz is about? Then keep scrolling on.


Pimple Patches That Use Tiny Microneedles To Heal Stubborn Zits

While hydrocolloid pimple patches do their best work on blemishes that have already come to a head, these microneedle acne patches are great for deep, painful cysts that are stubbornly buried under the skin's surface. Each patch is covered in tiny microneedles that gently penetrate the skin's surface, allowing the patch's powerful acne-fighting ingredients to penetrate and heal the zit. As an added bonus, wearing a patch will help fight the temptation to pick at your blemish.


A Top-Rated Ice Roller That De-puffs Skin & Relieves Sinus Pain

When you wake up with skin that feels tired or looks puffy, give your face a chilled massage with this ice roller to reduce inflammation. It also works to calm redness, soothe burns, and tighten skin, and it stays cold for a long time (just keep it in the freezer when you're not using it). In addition to its beauty benefits, the roller can help relieve tension headaches and sinus pain. Reviewers say it helps with migraine and neuropathy pain, too.


Natural Arnica Bath Salts To Soothe Sore Muscles

Whether you're recovering from an intense workout or you could simply use a pampering session, these Kneipp mineral bath salts are a must-have. They're infused with arnica, a powerful homeopathic ingredient known for its ability to reduce inflammation and sooth tense, sore muscles and joints. Plus, unlike many other Dead Sea- or epsom-based bath salts, these are completely free of any chemical additives, and are scented with natural essential oils, rather than synthetic perfume.


Under-Eye Gel Patches That Hydrate & Revitalize Tired, Puffy Eyes

Loaded with peptides and powerful antioxidants, these individually-packed eye masks are an effective (and travel-friendly!) way to soothe tired, puffy eyes. Stash them in your bag the next time you're anticipating jet lag — the gel they're infused with includes powerful firming and nourishing ingredients, like ginkgo biloba leaf extract and Icelandic glacial water. Pro tip: Keep a few chilled in the fridge for mornings when you wake up feeling particularly tired or puffy.


A Space-Saving Wine Rack That Looks Sleek & Stylish

With its honeycomb-style geometric design, this metal wine bottle rack will make a chic addition to just about any space. Cast of durable wrought iron with a shiny gold finish, the rack is designed to hold nine bottles of wine, with the three slots at the top allowing for larger bottles, such as those used for Champagne.


Korean Red Wine Peeling Pads That Exfoliate & Brighten Any Type Of Skin

Utilizing both chemical and manual exfoliation to slough away dead skin cells, these cult-favorite Korean exfoliating pads leave skin bright, smooth, and glowing. The triple-layer gauze pads are formulated with lactic acid to dissolve dead skin, dirt, and oil, plus lemon extract to deliver a super-powered dose of brightening vitamin C. Though the pads also come in green tea and lemon varieties, this batch is infused with red wine and resveratrol, which are full of good-for-skin nutrients that help promote healthier skin. The dual-sided pads even have little pockets for your fingers, which makes exfoliating a breeze.


A Copper-Infused Mask To Help Fight Firm Your Eye Area As You Sleep

Wear this copper-infused eye mask every night to bring new meaning to the phrase "beauty sleep." Clinically proven (according to studies carried out by the brand) to firm and tighten skin around the delicate eye area, the material of which the mask is made is infused with pure copper, an essential mineral that helps promote healthy skin. Whenever it gets dirty, just throw it in the washing machine — the mask's patented technology is guaranteed to remain effective through up to 100 washes.


A Shine-Boosting Hair Mist That Smells Like Almonds & Violets

Not only will NatureLab Tokyo's Perfect Shine Oil Mist give your hair a super-powered dose of shine, but it also doubles as a nourishing leave-in conditioner and heat protectant. Infused with hyaluronic acid and grape stem cells, the lightweight, all-natural formula makes your hair look glossy and luminous, without weighing it down or feeling greasy. "I found this product on Kourtney Kardashian's blog, and was kind of skeptical because the price was so reasonable, but wow, this stuff is so amazing!" wrote one reviewer.


A Triple-Insulated Water Bottle That Comes In 45 Stylish Colors & Prints

You already know the importance of staying hydrated, but actually doing so is easier said than done. But this sleek, jumbo-sized water bottle is here to help. Triple-insulated stainless steel walls keep drinks icy-cold for 25 hours (or hot for 12), while the non-slip silicone bottom and airtight lid mean you'll never have to worry about leaks or spills. Plus, the extensive selection of colors and designs makes it easy to find a style you're excited to show off.


An All-Natural Vapor Rub To Relieve Stuffy Sinuses, Nasal Congestion, Chapped Skin, & More

With its simple, effective formula made of only five ingredients, this all-natural vapor rub provides cooling relief from stuffy sinuses, nasal congestion, and more. It's made with pure olive oil, beeswax, and eucalyptus, lavender, and rosemary essential oils — three homeopathic super-oils known for their soothing and decongesting abilities that can help treat respiratory issues. Packaged in a compact tin that can easily be stashed in your bag, it's a good idea to buy several so that you'll always have one handy.


A Gentle Detergent To Safely Clean Delicate Clothing & Lingerie

Preserve the life of lingerie, vintage items, and other delicate clothing with this liquid delicate wash from chic garment-care brand The Laundress. Free of commonly used toxins found in most mainstream detergents, it's strong enough to remove oils, stains, and grime, yet gentle enough to avoid causing damage (or aggravating allergies).


The Best-selling Heel Protectors That'll Save Your Shoes At Outdoor Events

Not only will these best-selling heel protectors prevent your stilettos from sinking into the grass during your next outdoor wedding, but they're also a great way to protect shoes from damage on sidewalks, asphalt, and other rough surfaces. The clear, compact design is discreet enough to pair with just about any shoe, and they come in three different sizes to fit any heel.


A Digital Alarm Clock With A Built-In Lamp To Simulate A Real Sunrise

You'll love the vibrant burst of color this sunrise-tinged alarm clock adds to your bedside table or dresser — but the stylish look isn't the only reason to love it. The clock's built-in lamp is designed to gradually grow brighter as your alarm approaches, gently nudging you awake by imitating a real sunrise. At night, you can create a simulated sunset to help you fall asleep, too. Plus, the clock can be controlled using Alexa or Google Home, and it even comes with a built-in AM/FM radio.


A Fan-Favorite Derma-roller For Pro-Level Exfoliation At Home

Reviewers swear by this best-selling microdermabrasion roller to deliver professional-grade results at home. If you're not familiar with derma-rolling, it involves rolling the face with hundreds of tiny microneedles to create microscopic breaks in the skin's surface to promote the production of new, healthier skin. Sounds scary, but it's totally safe, and the results are worth it — microdermabrasion supercharges the skin's natural production of collagen and elastin, which, in turn, rejuvenates and tightens skin, helps fade acne scars and hyperpigmentation, and more.


A Teeth Whitening Kit That Uses Charcoal & LED Lights For A Brighter Smile

Rather than bleaching teeth using peroxide or other harsh chemicals, this all-natural whitening kit utilizes a combination of sodium bicarbonate (or baking soda) and LED-powered light to break down the proteins that cause stains on teeth, which allows the activated charcoal to draw stains out. Reviewers say the kit really works — many even report seeing results after only one use!


Mushroom-Fortified Coffee To Help Fuel Your Brain

Mushrooms are the latest superfood craze, and this mushroom-fortified instant coffee is a quick, easy, and delicious way to experience the benefits for yourself. There's good reason to add mushrooms to your daily diet — experts say they can boost concentration, memory, and focus, increase brain function, relieve stress, and much, much more. The coffee is individually packaged in single-serve sachets, each containing a generous amount of lion's mane and chaga mushrooms, plus about half the amount of caffeine as a regular cup of coffee.


A Cult-Favorite Korean Cleansing Balm That Dissolves Makeup Like Magic

There's something satisfying about watching this cult-favorite Korean deep cleansing balm melt away a day's worth of makeup, grime, and pollution off your face. The rich, oil-based formula has a sorbet-like consistency at first, which transforms into a smooth, nourishing oil as you massage it into your skin. It's also adept at breaking down oil-based skin care products, like sunscreen and heavy creams. Infused with active botanicals, hot spring water, and vitamins C and E, it's an effective way to remove stubborn makeup without drying your skin out.


A Centuries-Old Treatment For Stronger, Cleaner Teeth

People have been using pulling oil to promote oral hygiene for centuries, and it's easy to see why — the ancient Ayurvedic practice is a remarkably effective way to remove plaque and bacteria, freshen breath, whiten teeth, and more. Made with a blend of pure sesame, sunflower, coconut, and peppermint oils, this pulling oil is rich in essential fatty acids, vitamins, and minerals. One reviewer commented, "I could not fathom how well this works."


A Must-Have Makeup Brush & Sponge Cleaning Set

Streamline the process of cleaning your makeup brushes and sponges with this two-piece cleaning set — after all, while not exactly fun, it's a task many of us should be doing much more regularly. The set includes a powerful liquid cleanser that effectively washes away makeup, oil, and bacteria in seconds, plus a textured silicone cleaning mat with various ridges to further help remove residue from your makeup tools.


An Acupuncture Pillow To Relieve Stress While You Rest

Covered in tiny spikes arranged into the shape of small roses, this unique pillow allows you to reap the benefits of professional acupuncture treatments in the comfort of your home. The tiny pressure points are thought to restore and balance the body's energy pathways, which can provide relief from anxiety, chronic pain, and a host of other conditions. "Instant stress relief and relaxation the moment your head touches the pillow," reported one reviewer.


Single-Serve Electrolyte Packets That Are A Life-saver When You're Dehydrated

Whether you're recovering from an illness, an intense workout, a long flight, or a night of drinking, this ultra-hydrating electrolyte powder is sure to save the day. Packing three times the electrolytes as typical sports drinks (but only half the sugar), the single-serving packets make it easy keep in your purse for emergencies. "You can feel the hydration return immediately and it keeps you going all day," one reviewer reported.


A Growth-Boosting Serum For Your Brows & Lashes

If you're looking to enhance the appearance of your natural brows and lashes, this popular serum is a must-try. The best-selling product has almost 13,500 glowing five-star reviews, with many people reporting impressively noticeable results after just a month or two of use. Dermatologist-tested and clinically-backed, the serum is non-irritating, hypoallergenic, and easy to apply.


A Cordless, Electric Massager To Soothe Sore Muscles & Scalps

Unwind after a long day with this handheld electric massager. While it's technically designed to be used on your scalp, it's a great way to soothe tense, sore muscles anywhere on your body. Plus, the waterproof, cordless design means you can use it anywhere, including in the tub. "If you’re looking for a portable, affordable, amazing massager, this is IT!" one reviewer gushed.


A Roll-On Essential Oil Blend To Naturally Help Treat Headaches & Migraines

If you suffer from headaches or migraines, it's a good idea to stash a tube of this essential oil blend in your purse, desk drawer, and glove box. Specially formulated to relieve pain and tension from headaches, the blend includes peppermint, Spanish sage, cardamom, ginger, and fennel essential oils. "I am so very thankful I gave it a try!" one reviewer wrote. "This is a perfect blend for migraine relief."


A Double-Sided Dry Brush To Exfoliate Your Entire Body

Celebrities, models, and beauty experts alike swear dry brushing is the secret to smooth, glowing skin. This double-sided dry brush is all you need to try out the technique for yourself; the brush's natural boar bristles quickly and efficiently slough away dead, dull skin cells, promoting circulation and stimulating the lymph nodes all over your body. The long wooden handle is great for hitting those hard-to-reach areas, and the brush's other side doubles as a circulation-boosting massager.


The Best-selling White Noise Machine That Reviewers Say Is "Life-Changing"

Reviewers swear by this best-selling noise machine to block out disruptive noises and help ensure they get a good night's sleep. The device has garnered over 5,400 positive reviews, earning an impressive overall rating of 4.4 stars. Simple and effective, it features ten different fan sounds and ten ambient noise variations, including white noise, pink noise, and brown noise. "This sound machine has literally changed my life," one reviewer gushed. "The sleep with this machine is like nothing I have ever experienced."


A Portable Essential Oil Diffuser That's Perfect For Traveling, Your Car, Or Your Desk At Work

Get your daily dose of aromatherapy no matter where you are with this portable essential oil diffuser. Stylish and compact, the diffuser works without any added water, and since it's powered by either batteries or the included USB cord, it's easy to bring along in your car, carry-on, or even your purse. "I love the sleek design, quiet motor, and compact size. Perfect for small spaces such as on a desk at work," one reviewer wrote.


Bamboo Drawer Dividers To Make The Most Of Your Storage Space

An excellent way to make the most out of your storage, these drawer dividers are a must for anyone living in a small space. Made of solid bamboo, they'll fit into just about any size drawer. Bamboo is one of the most eco-friendly materials out there, and it's also naturally hypoallergenic and easy to wipe clean. The set comes with four adjustable dividers, which can be installed in most standard household drawers in seconds without any tools.


A Sleek Battery Pack For Extra Juice Wherever You Go

With this portable charging station, you'll never be stuck with a dead device again. Garnering over 3,000 positive reviews with an overall rating of 4.3 stars, people say it's lightweight and easy to use, carries a ton of power, and charges devices much more quickly than other competing versions. "This charges my phone so fast that sometimes I just use it when I am not traveling," one reviewer wrote.


A High-Impact Sports Bra With A Zip-Front Closure

Designed to minimize bouncing and provide maximum support, this sports bra is an especially excellent choice for high-impact workouts such as running, boxing, or HIIT. The sleek, athleisure-inspired design features adjustable, padded straps that cross in the back, plus a front-zip design with a hidden lock to ensure it stays securely zipped. "This is quite simply the BEST sports bra I’ve ever bought," one reviewer gushed.

  • Available sizes: 32B-46G


Cushioning Gel Petals To Make High Heels More Comfortable

Place these cushioned gel petals inside any pair of heels, and they'll instantly feel infinitely more comfortable. They're designed to support and cushion the balls of your feet, relieving pressure and helping to absorb the inevitable shock that most heels cause. "The difference was instantly noticeable," one reviewer wrote. "Instead of pain that made me not even want to wear my favorite shoes, there was this feeling of walking on clouds."


An Electric Facial Hair Remover That Reviewers Call "Completely Painless"

An effective (and painless!) alternative to shaving or waxing, this eyebrow hair remover quickly and effortlessly removes even the tiniest of hairs. It's great for grooming your brows, but it's equally useful for removing any other unwanted facial hair. Battery-operated and user-friendly, its stainless steel blades are impressively precise.


The Adjustable Pillow That Hundreds Of Side Sleepers Can't Stop Raving About

Reviewers can't stop raving about this adjustable pillow; it's garnered over 1,500 glowingly positive reviews, earning an overall rating of 4.4 stars. An especially popular option with side sleepers, the pillow is stuffed with soft, gel-infused shreds of memory foam and microfiber, with an optional insert to let you customize the fill. "For a side sleeper like me, this has been an overnight sensation," commented one reviewer. "It is the softest yet most supportive pillow you'll ever have the pleasure of putting your head on!" gushed another.


A Three-Step Mascara System For Dramatic Lashes That Look Like Falsies

Reviewers swear this best-selling mascara and lash serum set makes natural lashes look like they're falsies. The set comes with a lash-boosting serum, lash primer, and mascara. Working together, the three-step process utilizes natural ingredients like organic castor oil and thickening, lengthening fibers to deliver truly impressive results, both immediately and gradually over time. "I have tried every mascara ever made and this kit is the best and most natural look, hands down," one reviewer wrote.

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