29 Beauty Products Under $10 That Are Actually Worth Your Money

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1. An alcohol-free witch hazel toner to remedy all your skin problems. Be gone, acne, redness, unevenness, and dullness! AnaMaria Glavan / BuzzFeed Psst, this aloe vera-packed toner has over 10,000 (!!!!) reviews.
Promising review: “Holy cow! This stuff is incredible! I even have my boyfriend using it. This actually hydrates my face, makes it smoother, and cleans the remaining dirt and debris from my pores.

Nailing it, Thayers!” — Kristina A Muskewitz
Get it from Amazon for $9.42 .

Also available in a cucumber and lavender scent.
Read our full review here .

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..or witch hazel astringent pads with an aloe vera-packed formula that do wonders for acne. amazon.com Promising review: “These are amazing for acne. They reduce redness and blemishes, and help repair acne scarring. They don’t dry out my skin, even throughout the winter, and I saw a noticeable difference in my skin after just one use. Plus, these saturated pads won’t dry up, and are extremely easy to pack up while traveling.

” — SB
Get a pack of 60 from Amazon for $8.75 .

Advertisement 3. An eyebrow pencil that — no offense to her, honestly — Mona Lisa could have really used. Again, not trying to be offensive. amazon.

com Promising review: “If you’re looking to up your brow game, this will do the trick! With just a couple of strokes above and below the brow, this pencil gives me the subtle shape and color I’m looking for.” — Liz Rush
Get it from Amazon for $4.88 . Available in two colors.

4. A concealer + foundation combo with full coverage that won’t look cakey on your skin. Hooray! amazon.com , amazon.

com Promising Review: “I’ve tried tons of different high-end and drug store foundations, but this beats them all! It covers absolutely everything — I usually have to set my forehead wrinkles with powder, but not anymore thanks to this. This makeup looks incredibly natural and I’ve gotten so many compliments. Beyond satisfied.” — Claudya Kuykendall
Get it from Amazon for $8.97 , Jet for $8.97 , or Walmart for $8.97 . Available in 14 shades.

5. A lash-boosting eyeliner for anyone looking to spread their ~wing~ and fly. #eyelinergamestrong @benimelim / Via instagram.com , amazon.com Promising Review: “This is probably one of my favorite eyeliners of all time, and I don’t think I’ll be buying any other brand for a long time.

The ‘pencil’ style provides more application control and precision, and the liquid liner goes on and stays on. You can also control the amount of product on the tip by shaking it. Absolutely love and highly recommend this product!” — Princess Kitten
Get it from Amazon for $5.

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6. A green tea sleeping mask designed to remove excess oil and prevent a pimple apocalypse from occurring on your face. bit.ly Promising review: “For only $4, you can experience this awesomeness
— buy this and treat yo’ self! This gel applies very nicely, and I got four uses out of just one container.” — karolinestaley
Get it from Sephora for $4 .


A translucent powder to set your makeup for a flawless finish. This stuff has a cult following…and for good reason. amazon.com , amazon.

com It has almost 2,000 reviews on Amazon alone!
Promising review: “I am totally blown away by this product! I live in a warm climate and have oily skin, but by the end of my work day using this powder, my face is still very matte! I am THRILLED! I can’t believe it.” — Alexis Julian
Get it from Amazon for $6.99 , Jet for $6.

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Available in six shades.

Advertisement 8. A volumizing mascara that descended from heaven: it doesn’t smudge, doesn’t flake, and doesn’t cost a million dollars. @lorealmakeup / Via instagram.com , amazon.com Promising review: “This is absolutely the best mascara I’ve ever used! It’s replaced by Benefit They’re Real mascara, and is a dupe for the Too Faced Better Than Sex mascara . But honestly? This one is better! Unlike BTS, this mascara doesn’t smudge or flake, and it’s budget-friendly.

I will never go without it ever again!” — nathan145
Get it from Amazon for $8.52 , Walmart for $8.97 , or Jet for $8.97 .

A creamy lipstick made with omega 3, vitamin E, and argan oil, meaning this hydrating formula won’t dry out your pout. Amen. amazon.

com , amazon.com The shade above is “Fresh as a Rose.”
Promising review: “This is hands down my favorite lipstick. I think I’ve gone through at least three tubes so far! It stays on very well, but it isn’t drying like many other long-lasting lipsticks can be.

‘Plum Explosion’ is my personal favorite color.” — J. B. Morian
Get it from Amazon for $5.69 . Available in 42 shades.

A refreshing hydrating mist for when your skin needs a little pick-me-up after that 2p.

m. crash. instagram.

com Promising Review: “This stuff smells so good and it sets my makeup beautifully. Especially when I bake my face, this spray brings the whole look together, giving a flawless finish! Saw it on Kylie Jenner’s app for her makeup tutorial and decided to buy it for myself.” — Queenie Tee
Get it from Amazon for $7 .

11. A black sugar mask to exfoliate AND hydrate your skin at the same time. Plus, it karate chops the crap out of blackheads. amazon.com , amazon.com Promising review: “Okay, this stuff smells SO GOOD! The sugar in this mask is gentle enough so that it exfoliates my sensitive skin without irritating it.

I leave it on for about 10 minutes, and my skin feels soft and moisturized after!” — Krissy C.

Get it from Amazon for $9.89 or Walmart for $10 .
12. Disposable mascara applicators perfect for when the brush of your favorite mascara is frayed and done-zo. amazon.com Promising review: “These are glorious! I’m a freelance makeup artist, and these are exactly what I was looking for! They pick up the perfect amount of product, and the brush-like bristles are perfect for both mascara and eyebrow gel.” — Helen
Get a pack of 100 from Amazon for $6.

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Advertisement 13. A brightening scrub made with argan extract and chlorella. This’ll gently remove dirt AND restore your skin cells. amazon.com Promising review: “Who’d have thought you could get excited about a facial scrub? I love this stuff! The ingredients are natural — nothing synthetic! It doesn’t dry out my skin, and my cheeks are always baby soft after using it. This is my third time ordering this tube of green scrubbing greatness!” — BBQ222
Get it from Amazon for $8.49 , Walmart for $6.

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14. A water gel tint designed to give your lips a natural flush. This is perfect for that no-makeup-makeup look.

AnaMaria Glavan / BuzzFeed Promising review: “This tint is amazing! They go on smoothly, are highly-pigmented, and smell like Jello.

It stays on for HOURS, even with lip balm over it, and you can easily add another coat mid-day to freshen up the color.” — VenereVeritas
Get it from Amazon for $5.

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15. Metallic powder highlighters perfect for unicorn-inspired beauty looks. Or mermaid ones.

Whichever. amazon.com Promising review: “I get compliments on my highlighter all the time! This is an amazing dupe for the Kat Von D alchemist palette.

” — Kristopher R Kusack
Get it from Amazon for $9.89 .
16. A chunky eyeliner pencil for lids that scream “yeah, we’re bold.

” Psst, this comes with it’s own sharpener. amazon.com Promising review: “This really is an AWESOME product. I use is as an eyeliner, but also to add a bit of smokey color to the outer edge of my lids.

It goes on smoothly, is easy to apply, it stays put. I’m HOOKED!” — K. Niles
Get it from Amazon for $8.

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A facial moisturizer that is like a tall drink of water for your face AKA is super duper hydrating. amazon.

com AND it’ll have your skin looking smoother, plus the collagen and elastin proteins help reduce the appearance of fine lines.
Promising Review: “I have dry skin — or should I say, HAD?! Ever since I’ve started using this product, my skin has been as soft as a baby’s bum and super hydrated! This moisturizer is inexpensive and so worth it — I’m sticking with it for life. Thank you, St.

Ives; never, ever discontinue this product!” — JOanny
Get it from Amazon for $4.27 or Walmart for $5.44 .
Advertisement 18. A baked blush to give your cheeks a healthy, radiant, baby-it’s-cold-outside-and-my-face-shows-it kind of look.

@milanicosmetics / Via instagram.com Promising review: “This is very pigmented, and looks beautiful! I adore this blush, and it does does come with a brush and mirror on the bottom portion of the container.

” — KLadd82
Get the Dolce Pink shade from Amazon for $6.95 and the Luminoso shade from Jet for $6.99 .
19. An eye shadow palette filled with neutral colors you can rock on the daily. Don’t worry, you won’t get in trouble for being nude.

amazon.com Promising review: “This is a phenomenal product! I thought the pigmentation wouldn’t be that good, but boy was I wrong! If you’re looking for an affordable palette with great pigmentation and blendability, look no further! Every makeup lover should have this in their collection.

” — Peggy DeLucia
Get it from Amazon for $4.10 .
20. A matte foundation considered to be a holy grail product for people with normal to oily skin. amazon.

com , amazon.

com Promising review: “It can be hard to find a foundation that isn’t cakey or doesn’t dry me out, since I have combination skin; but this is the PERFECT foundation!! It has a smoothing effect and looks absolutely flawless — I love it!” — Sara Briggs
Get it from Amazon for $5.64 , Jet for $5.94 , or Walmart for for $7.08 . Available in 39 shades.
21. A set of makeup brushes guaranteed to help you become the beauty-guru-blogging-queen you aspire to be. amazon.

com Promising review: “I’m blown away by how amazing these brushes are. They make your foundation look so much smoother. I’m obsessed!” — Christina
Get this 10-piece set from Amazon for $8.99 .

An organic face cream packed with aloe vera, vitamin C and E, coconut, and shea butter for ultimate moisture. amazon.com , amazon.

com Promising review: “Okay, this stuff is amazing! I’ve been using it for three weeks and it’s the ONLY product that I can tell a difference with. This moisturizer is all natural and my skin soaks it right up — truly amazing! It’s so smooth, creamy, and smells great, plus the price is spot-on. To be honest, it could sell for a lot more because it’s that good. Please don’t ever discontinue!” — Brittany Hemmingsen
Get it from Amazon for $6.

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Advertisement 23. A salmon oil-infused concealer that screams “BE GONE” to the dark circles dwelling under your eyes. amazon.

com , amazon.com Psst, this concealer formula is also packed with vitamin E and retinol.
Promising review: “This product is better than anything I’ve ever used, blends well, lasts a long time, and doesn’t look caked on!” — Arya926
Get it from Amazon for $9.80 .

24. Makeup removing towelettes you should stash by your bed for lazy, I-don’t-feel-like-washing-my-face kind of nights. amazon.com These bad boys dissolve makeup, dirt, and oil with just a couple of swipes.

Promising review: “My face gets irritated from almost every other makeup removing wipe out there, but not with these. I’ve even tried organic ones that made my face sting and get red.

I haven’t had any issues with these and I’ve been using them for months.” —Aleksandra Kosik
Get a pack of 25 from Amazon for $5.31 or Jet for $7.19 .
25. A clay mask currently employed as a magician.

It can make all the gunk in your pores disappear, for example. amazon.com , amazon.com The review photo above is by far the best I’ve ever seen. 10/10.
Psst, this has over 11,000 reviews on Amazon and promises to combat blackheads and acne.
Promising review: “This will forever be a staple for me. I went through a horrible breakout and decided to use this: in six days, my skin cleared up significantly.

This is definitely worth the investment! An all-natural skin clarifier and acne zapper! My hubby uses it also, and we will both will be supporters for life!” — DJ Freddie W.
Get it from Amazon for $9.15 .

A waterproof matte liquid lipstick available in vibrant shades. PLUS! It has a nourishing formula made of avocado oil and vitamin E. @theglamwoman / Via instagram.

com AKA it won’t dry out your lips.
These lipsticks are also available in metallic matte shades , pictured above.
Promising review: “This is an excellent product: great formula, great value. It’s also super long-lasting! ” — Courtney
Get it from Amazon for $4.69 or from Ulta for $6.99 . Available in 12 shades.

27. An antioxidant-rich serum for a complexion that G-L-O-W-S. This formula is paraben-free and is great for a skin types. us.asos.com Get it from Asos for $7.50 .

28. An ink pen eyeliner designed with a thin felt tip that makes it 1000% easier to go Picasso on your eyelids. amazon.

com , amazon.com Promising review: “This liquid eyeliner is perfect if you’re looking for all day wear, easy application and removal, and the ability to create thin lines. It doesn’t get cracked or dry on your eyelid like other products I’ve used in the past.” — ash317
Get it from Amazon for $5.69 , Jet for $5.99 , or Walmart for $5.99 .

Highlighting shimmer strips for a sun-kissed look that screams “yes, I just get back from a trip to the Caribbean.” amazon.com You can use this as a bronzer, eye shadow, or highlighter.
Promising review: “This is the best drugstore highlighter EVER.

I’ve tried so many high-end ones, and they don’t even come close to this highlighter!” — Kassandra Barraza
Get it from Amazon for $9.47 or Jet for $9.97 .
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