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37 Effective Beauty Products Under $20

Lip gloss that isn’t sticky. That’s all.

We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

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Prism Makeup Interstellar Eyeshadow Palette provides 21 ~out of this world~ shades that are blendable, pigmented, and range from matte to shimmery and neutral to bold — all for a fraction of the cost of higher-end brands. Repeat after me: Zetus lapetus.


Amazon

Promising review: “This palette is so pretty! Definitely a dupe for the Urban Decay palette. The pigmentation is more vibrant on a good eyeshadow base (like concealer or primer) but obviously what shadows aren’t. For the money of this

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The 12 Best Products Hitting Trader Joe’s Shelves This Spring, According to Employees

You might be a Trader Joe’s super-fan if…

✔️ You have at least 3 of the 2021 Trader Joe’s Customer Choice Awards winners in your home as we speak.

✔️ You know how much a banana costs by heart (19 cents, always and forever!).

✔️ You subscribe and immediately listen to every episode of their podcast.

Yes, we know that last one sounds silly, but it’s where we learn about what’s new, next or best at Trader Joe’s before our next shopping trip.

Case in point: On the latest episode of the Inside Trader Joe’s podcast released on March 8, co-hosts Tara Miller, marketing director, and Matt Sloan, vice president of marketing, went back and forth sharing their favorite product picks for this spring. Some are already available, others are coming soon—and we now have a lot of great ideas to add to our Trader Joe’s shopping lists!

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Betty Gilpin Test-Drives Beauty Products for the Age of Ruthless Hi-Def Cameras

Actors don’t just have lines to memorize. They have lines to erase! “Especially when modern cameras pick up whether a single pore has a sore throat,” writes Betty Gilpin, a three-time Emmy nominee for GLOW who next stars in The Tomorrow War. The self-deprecating “product hound” reviews six that she deems worth their luster.

AUGUSTINUS BADER THE FACE OIL

Whenever a makeup artist prepares to put face oil on me, I kindly ask that they not, as every oil makes me break out. Wait—I’m receiving word from my psyche that such confrontation would make me flush the color of liquefied bricks, so instead I say, “Great! Face oil!” and quietly panic. My fellow descendents of potato-and-teacup tribes know the frustration of the skin’s contradictions, but this face oil sinks in like I’m an olive-toned, allergy-less mogul. Augustinus Bader is a German brand that fancy people are obsessed with, thanks to

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