Finding the perfect beauty routine is a lifelong challenge. There are so many different approaches and products...how do you know what will work for you? I've found all of my favorite products by asking what works for other people: recommendations are truly the best when it comes to beauty and personal care.
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To help you find your ideal routine, we've found the top products on Amazon with the best reviews: it's like having thousands of recommendations all at once. Check out these absolutely amazing beauty and personal care items to take your routine to the next level.
This Beauty Blender That Looks Like An Adorable "Lazy" Egg
via AmazonSure, your regular Beauty Blender is perfectly functional, but is it fun? If you want to add a little entertainment to your beauty routine, a fun, new blender can be a good way to go. This blender is shaped like Gudetama, a cartoon character from the Japanese brand Sanrio. Gudetama is a "lazy egg" that's always lacking energy – which is pretty relatable for anyone of us who's had to do makeup early in the morning.
This Cooling Eye Stick That is Just Too Cute
If you need another adorable item to go with your cute beauty blender, this eye stick is a great choice. It helps to brighten your eyes and remove puffy circles to keep you looking awake and lovely throughout the day. Plus, this stick works so well, you'll probably want to buy a dozen refills.
This Special Glove That Makes It Easier To Give Your Partner A Neck Massage
This special glove is equipped with roller balls that can knead and massage your aching muscles. While you can definitely use it on yourself, if you have a partner who can help you out, that's all the better. You can even take turns. It feels so amazing neither one of you will want to stop.
This Cosmetic Organizer Will Clean Up Your Countertopvia Amazon
If your bathroom counter looks anything like mine, you're going to want this cosmetic organizer asap. It can hold all manner of lotions, serums, perfumes, hair products, and makeup and accessories all in one convenient, tidy tower that spins to show you exactly what you've got. It's also got over 11,000 stellar reviews for space-saving, ease of assembly, and the difference it makes in available storage space!
This Differin Gel Will Give You Clear Skin
This Differin Gel has thousands of Amazon users claiming it's helped them with their acne, leaving them with the clearest skin they've ever had. According to the manufacturer, it's the first OTC Rx-strength acne-fighting retinoid. Don't believe me when I say it's good? Just look at the thousands of reviews.
This Body Scrubber Made From Hygienic Siliconevia Amazon
Since silicone is naturally non-porous, it's resistant to mold and mildew growth — which makes this body scrubber perfect for your daily shower. You don't have to throw it out like a regular loofah, either. Once it gets too dirty for your liking, pop it into a pot of boiling water for a few minutes to clean away any bacteria or grime.
Make Your Pearly Whites Whiter With This Toothpastevia Amazon
How many times have you tried whitening strips or a whitening gimmick that you found on the internet in hopes for a brighter smile? I know I have. This toothpaste safely removes stains, and the customers can't get enough. "I'm SO glad I decided to try this toothpaste! Not only does it work, but it's so incredibly gentle!" -TikTokAlice
This Liquid Eyeshadow That Has A Cult Followingvia AmazonStila's liquid eyeshadows have a cult following and it's easy to see why. These metallic shades are highly pigmented and have some real staying power on your lids (usually the oiliest part of your face). But other than that, these shadows are also just a fun way to amp up your makeup look for a date, a dinner, or a party. Unless you love to wear glittery makeup every day – which is cool, too.
Save Your Hair With This Argan Oil Heat Protectant
I've been pretty lucky in terms of my hair. I've colored it every color under the sun and use heat on it every single day, and yet it's still pretty healthy. But in 2021, I decided I wanted to start being more mindful about the products I use and create a healthier skincare and hair routine. That's where this argan oil heat protectant comes in. It protects your hair in temps up to 450ºF, smells incredible, and leaves your hair super soft. Who wouldn't want to use it?
This Bum Bum Cream Is Confidence In A Containervia Amazon
Let's face it, who doesn't want a firm booty?! I know I do. And while I know working out is the best way to achieve it, I'm all for shortcuts. The Bum Bum Cream has gained a loyal fanbase thanks to its tightening abilities and the glow it gives your skin. Not to mention one whiff of it, and you'll feel like you're on a tropical island.
Apply Your Makeup With Precision in This Beautiful Trifold Mirror With LED Lights and Magnificationvia Amazon
More than 15,000 Amazon buyers rate this makeup mirror 4.5 stars! Choose from white, black, and metallic pink. It's adorable and has a handy tray in its base. When you unfold the mirror, there are 72 LED lights with three lighting modes and a dimmer. The mirror sections have three different magnification levels -- 1x, 2x, and 3x. And the mirror rotates 90 degrees. I wasn't sold on the use of magnifying mirrors until I bought one myself and it completely changed my makeup game.
Let A Mad Hippie Treat Your Face
I've never met a mad hippie, have you? But, I have tried — and fallen in love with — the line of products from Mad Hippie, including this vitamin C serum. This all-natural, vegan serum is great for treating skin discoloration and blemishes, and evening skin tone. I apply it nightly, followed by a lightweight moisturizer, and I've seen big improvements in a few short weeks.
This Eye Gel Is A Customer Favoritevia Amazon
How about an eye gel that actually makes dark circles disappear? It might sound too good to be true, but the reviews of Baebody Eye Gel (and there are more than 21,000 of them!) speak for themselves. One review reads, "After using the product twice a day for a couple of weeks, I was delighted with the results. Upon immediate application, the gel soothes my puffy eyes as effectively and gently as cucumber slices but without all the mess. It minimizes the dark circles under my eyes, and its results get better over time."
Zap Pesky Wrinkles With This Retinol Creamvia Amazon
Wrinkles are a fact of life after a certain age, a much lower one than I originally thought when I was in my 20s and not using SPF religiously as I do now. Barring expensive Botox treatment, what to do? How about snag this incredibly popular retinol cream that moisturizes with hyaluronic acid while it softens wrinkles and lines. This stuff's got over 25,000 glowing reviews because it just plain works!
This Perfect Hairbrush Promises Glowing Strands
With tresses like Heidi Klum has, you have to make an investment in protecting them. That's why she uses the Mason Pearson hair brush. The Mason Pearson brush has been used for generations and claims to produce healthy, luxurious hair by not causing splits ends or scalp irritation. Complete the set with this $32 dressing comb.
This Hair Masque Dupe Is All That
A few months ago, I stumbled onto this product looking for a dupe for Coco & Eve's Like A Virgin Hair Mask, and I have not been disappointed. Packaged and presented similarly to its more expensive counterpart, this hair masque is great for all hair types to revive, repair, and restore your strands to better than before. You even get the three-tiered brush thrown in for free.
Get Rid of Peach Fuzz With This Powerful Little Hair Removal Toolvia Amazon
More than 60,000 Amazon reviewers rate this hair removal device 4.4 stars. It comes in several cute colors and is small enough to toss in your makeup bag. Just run it over your face wherever you want to remove peach fuzz. And fear not; it's completely pain-free!
Wax On, Wax Off — At Home
No one ever tells you all the things you shouldn't do at home as part of your beauty routine. Sure, you shouldn't cut your own bangs. We all know that. But, you may want to proceed with caution when it comes to waxing. Unless, of course, you grab this complete waxing kit. It has everything you need to attempt hair removal at home, including warmer, wax beads, applicator sticks, and pre-and post-treatment sprays.
A Handy Kit That Lets You Do Your Own Gel Manicure At Homevia AmazonGetting a gel manicure at the salon can cost upwards of $60, whereas this kit is only $30. Each order comes with four gel polish colors, one base and top coat, a ton of manicure tools, plus you also get a UV curing lamp that doesn't come included with most kits. And if you're skeptical about doing your own gels, don't worry — I've actually bought this kit and use it to do my nails because I'm cheap AF, and it 100% is worth the money.
This Liquid Exfoliant Has A Cult Following For A Reasonvia Amazon
A skincare routine wouldn't be complete without a good exfoliator. It gets rid of dead skin cells and helps unclog pores. The Paula's Choice liquid exfoliator is gentle enough for everyday use and has been linked to healthier skin, improved skin texture, and smaller pores. When I say I've never added something to my cart as fast as this one, I'm not lying.
This Flower Lip Balm That's Almost Too Pretty To Put On
via AmazonLipsticks that react to your pH balance are just plain fun. Much like the Lipstick Queen lip products, this flowery balm is super moisturizing and surprisingly isn't exactly clear going on. While it looks like a clear jelly (adorned with a tiny flower inside it), it actually reacts to your lips to transform them into a healthy pink. Even if you're not big on makeup, you can definitely get into this product.
This Painless Hair Remover for Flawless Facial Skinvia Amazon
It's something that women don't talk about much, but let's face it, we all have a bit of facial hair that we need to remove from time to time. Since I started using this facial hair removing gadget from Amazon, I've never looked back.
Other shoppers love it too because it's got an excellent star rating and is an Amazon's Choice product.
This Dior Lip Glow Is Gorgeous--And Worth the Splurgevia Amazon
I don't wear a lot of makeup, but I like a little color on my lips. I usually gravitate towards tinted lip balm, but a while back, I tried this Dior Lip Glow and instantly fell in love. It's supposed to react chemically with your lips to create a custom color - I don't know if that really happens, but the rosy "your lips but better" hue is beyond gorgeous.
This Bikini Trimmer Has Been My Favorite for Years!via Amazon
I used this little bikini trimmer for years, and when it finally died on me, I hit Amazon right away for a new one. Though I tried other brands and models, this one is still my favorite. Plus it's not expensive at all. You can use it in or out of the shower. It's got an adjustable trim head to get just the right length. And it's cordless, so it's super easy to use.
This Olaplex Treatment Will Save Your Damaged Hairvia Amazon
If you color your hair at all, specifically bleach, then you know how damaging it can be. This Olaplex treatment has become a lifesaver for those with brittle hair. It works on a molecular level to repair damaged bonds in hair caused by chemical, thermal, and mechanical damage. "It is rare for me to find a product that actually works. Love this stuff."-DocBeiter
Get Baby Soft Lips Overnight With This Lip Maskvia Amazon
I've had dry lips my entire life. I thought that no matter how much chapstick I put on, this was my unfortunate fate. One day a good friend of mine posted about this lip mask on Instagram, and my life was changed forever. A small amount of this moisturizing berry lip mask gets rid of dry skin in a matter of hours and leaves you with soft kissable lips overnight.
This Australian Pink Clay Is A Cult Favorite
via AmazonSinger Stacey Solomon has her pulse on the latest trends and her love of Sand & Sky's Australian Pink Clay Mask is something she shares in common with thousands of skincare fanatics. This is one even I've tried and it definitely does what it says: Tightens pores, invigorates dull complexion and boosts radiance. Plus? It comes with the cutest little face brush applicator.
When I Dip, You Dip, We Dipvia Amazon
Remember a few products up when I said I stopped going to the nail salon? That's because I discovered the simplicity and inexpensive world of dip powder. My collection of dip powders has grown exponentially in the past five or so years, but I show no signs of slowing down in the "treat yo' self" mantra. This dip powder kit for nails has everything you need to get started including brushes, liquids, manicure tools, and a selection of powders.
These Shower Steamers Smell So Goodvia Amazon
Sometimes you want the whole bath bomb experience but only have time for a shower - what to do? These shower steamers provide the same amazing aromatherapy benefits quickly and easily; just drop one on the shower floor then inhale as the steamy water dissolves it. These are great for colds too, since they can clear the sinuses and make breathing easier.
This Shampoo Bar Eliminates Packaging Wastevia Amazon
We go through so much shampoo here with two long-haired little girls, and I hate to see how many plastic bottles we have to trash every month. I was super excited to find this shampoo bar, which eliminates the need for excess packaging but also contains a lot more uses per bar than a bottle does. They also come in conditioner form for a matched set!
Honest-To-Goodness Longer, More Voluminous Lashes
I've been wearing lash extensions for a hot second, so I'm a little out of touch with the mascara world. That said, I know all about Honest Beauty and its promise to deliver clean, cruelty-free products. This mascara does double duty, with both a primer and mascara that help create lush length, volume, and definition. Honestly? For the price, I'd grab two.
Set Your Makeup Up For Success With This Setting Powder
Lots of cosmetics companies sell their own loose powder, so it's unlikely you've veered off from the product from your favorite brand. But, if you're looking for a setting powder to set your foundation that's long-wearing and oil-free, you'll be over the moon for this one from Sacha. With more than 12,000 reviews, it's worth the try in Buttercup, Buttercup Light, and Butter No Color.
Say Goodbye To Dark Circles With the CeraVe Eye Repair Cream
Dark circles will be the bane of my existence. No matter how much sleep I get, I always wake up looking like I just pulled an all-nighter. I've tried my fair share of under-eye creams, but the CeraVe eye repair cream is supposed to be heaven-sent. With three essential ceramides and hyaluronic acid, you'll notice you look more awake after just a couple of uses. Just look at all of the before and afters in the reviews (highlighted in the photo here)!
This Bio-Oil Is My Go-To for Stretch Marks and Scarsvia Amazon
We all have a few stretch marks or scars at some point in our lives, and this Bio-Oil is my go-to product to help my skin.
Bio-Oil is incredibly hydrating without being greasy or clogging pores. It works on all skin types and smells delicious with a hint of rose. It will help remove scarring and stretching to get your skin looking silky smooth.
A Hot Air Brush That Adds Volume To Limp Roots
Look, I, too, was skeptical when it came to this hot air brush — but then I tried it. And man, oh man, are my roots lifted. Not only does it give my hair bounce and volume, but the tufted pin bristles let you roll it extra-close to your scalp without burning yourself. And with three heat settings to choose from, it's safe for all types of hair.
These Mascaras That Thousands Of Reviewers Adore
I don't have to tell you about how these mascaras sculpt each lash for the most voluminous effect possible — thousands of reviewers have already done a great job. Why not let them speak for themselves? "I IMMEDIATELY fell in love," wrote one reviewer. "It provides dramatic length and great volume. I can honestly say I can't stop looking at my eyelashes in the mirror every single day because of how awesome they look. Also, it is very long-wearing. I go from an 8-hour workday right to the gym and sweat like crazy...and this stuff doesn't budge! I love it!!"
A Loose Powder That Locks In Your Makeup
You always want to set your foundation with powder, as it'll help lock it in so that it doesn't smudge — and reviewers can't get enough of this loose powder. Not only does it help minimize the appearance of wrinkles, but it's also lightweight, with long-lasting coverage. "It comes with so much product, and the puff it comes with is pretty handy," wrote one reviewer. "The application is smooth and is great for baking. My makeup came out flawless!"