21 Best Things To Buy On Amazon Under $30

If I had to guess, I’d say I receive at least three shipments from Amazon every single week. In addition to purchasing all my toiletries, housewares, and holiday gifts, I’ve worked closely alongside Amazon for almost a year. Consequently, narrowing down the best affordable things to buy on Amazon is a difficult task. Amazon currently sells over 480 million products, and new ones are added every single day.

I’ve delved deep into gift guides, interesting finds, and trending products lists, and I’ve seen some of the weirdest stuff ever sold on the internet. (Pro-tip: if you’re looking for a 60-inch bologna sandwich wall decal, you can find it there). That being said, I’ve also seen some of the most awesome and useful things you can buy on Amazon for under $30, and more often than not, I’m left asking myself, “Why doesn’t everyone own this thing?” Amazon is heaven on earth for the modern shopper, because in addition to reliable reviews and competitive pricing, you’ve also got great customer service and products that actually and truly work. Here are the best Amazon products I’ve found and used that you can purchase for $30 or less.

1. Because Everyone Knows That One Person

Poop Emoji Slippers, $11, Amazon

Finally, these warm and comfortable poop emoji slippers — because everyone knows someone whose life revolves around that one little gross emoticon.

2. Naturally Whiten Your Teeth With Charcoal

All Natural Charcoal Teeth Whitening, $20, Amazon

People are flipping over this charcoal teeth whitening system, which uses all natural ingredients (like coconut oil and charcoal) to clean and whiten your teeth. Some say they saw results in as little as one brushing.

3. A Great Quality Brush Set That Won’t Fall Apart

Kitdine Kabuki Makeup Brush Set, $10, Amazon

This professional Kitdine Kabuki makeup brush set comes with ten pieces that are all extremely durable, soft, easy to clean, and have reviewers raving about how great they are.

4. Choose Any Color Light To Set The Mood

MagicLight Bluetooth Smart LED Light Bulb, $30, Amazon

This MagicLight Bluetooth smart LED lightbulb syncs up to your phone, so you can choose literally any color you want, and you can set timers and prompt it to react to your music for a light show.

5. A Daily Planner That Keeps You On Track To Achieve Your Goals


The Path Planner Pro, $24, Amazon

Some daily planners give you enough space to jot down your appointments for the day or month — which is fine, but won’t truly help you achieve short and long-term goals. This daily planner takes things one step further by offering a full-fledge life planner with a vision board, journal pages, monthly and daily goals pages, and even sections with Buddhist exercises and mandalas designed to calm your mind. Choose between two design options: black vegan leather or gold coil.

6. These Awesome Copper Mugs For A Great Price

Moscow Mule Copper Mugs, $27, Amazon

I’m all about the Moscow Mule copper mugs trend, and this set of four is handcrafted and made from pure copper, but for an awesome price.

7. Style Your Hair In Minutes Without Damage

AsaVea Hair Straightening Brush, $39, Amazon

This AsaVea heated hair straightening brush has such high ratings because it makes your hair soft, straight, and manageable with just a few minutes of brushing, and it’s got ceramic and ionizing technology to minimize damage.

8. Get Rid Of Back Pain Once And For All

HemingWeigh Acupressure Mat and Pillow Set, $30, Amazon

A great quality acupressure mat, like the HemingWeigh Acupressure mat and pillow set, has little tiny spikes that stimulate certain pressure points in your neck and back, easing back pain and promoting relaxation.

9. This Handle And Stand For Your Phone

PopSocket, $10, Amazon

The PopSocket is a little expanding handle that sticks to the back of your phone and can be used to tilt, grip, or prop while taking pictures, watching movies, or texting. When it’s not in use, it folds right back in.

10. Bring Your Tunes Anywhere With You

Etekcity RoverBeats Ultra Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, $23, Amazon

This Etekcity RoverBeats ultra portable wireless bluetooth speaker is super small, but it’s got a huge, clear sound, as well as a built-in mic for handsfree calling.

11. Get Rid Of Smells And Moisture In Your Home

Bamboo Activated Charcoal Air Fresheners, $25, Amazon

This set of five bamboo activated charcoal air fresheners absorbs any unpleasant smells, allergens, or moisture in your house, leaving it smelling clean and fresh. Put them in your bathroom, car, or even your shoes.

12. Eco-Friendly Bamboo Bed Sheets That Are Soft And Resistant To Allergens


Zen Bamboo Luxury Bed Sheets, $29, Amazon

Allergy sufferers (and anyone else who needs a better night’s sleep) here’s your relief: these hypoallergenic bamboo bed sheets are a soft, eco-friendly alternative to ordinary sheets that are resistant to allergens like pollen, dust mites, mold, and mildew. This four-piece linen set comes in twin, full, queen, king, and California king sizes and a choice of 12 colors. It combines the best of two fabric worlds: stain and wrinkle-resistant rayon derived from bamboo and silky soft, durable microfiber.

13. This Mug That Showcases Your True Feelings

LaTazas Have a Great Day Mug, $15, Amazon

Not really a people person? This LaTazas 'Have a Great Day' mug puts forth a mature and professional front, but it has a rage-filled message hiding underneath — just like you.

14. A Handy Tool With 18 Purposes That Fits In Your Wallet


Wallet Ninja, $13, Amazon

You’re probably not packing a screwdriver in your back pocket, but with the Wallet Ninja — an 18-in-one tool so compact it fits in your wallet — you’re pretty much ready for any and all emergencies. This tool includes a bottle opener, four screwdrivers, a can opener, nail puller, peeler, six wrenches, a cell phone stand, box opener, letter opener, and ruler. It’s functional and so lightweight you’ll forget it’s in your pocket or purse.

15. Ergonomically Support Your Neck While Traveling

Trtl Travel Pillow, $30, Amazon

Big trip coming up? This Trtl travel pillow is way more effective than your basic U-shaped travel pillow, as it’s scientifically proven to hold your neck in an ergonomic position during rest.

16. Never Forget Your Phone Charger Again

Tassle Keyring Charging Cable, $20, Amazon

The stress of leaving your phone charger in your other bag or plugged into your wall is very real. Fortunately, so is this key ring, which has a phone charger built right into it! Attach you set of keys to it, and never be less than '100' again.

17. Get 100 Uses Out Of Your Disposable Razorblade

Razorpit Blade Sharpener, $30, Amazon

Save some serious money on your disposable razors with this Razorpit blade sharpener, which cleans and extends the life of your blades by effectively straightening and sharpening them after each use.

18. Every Millennial Should Have A Slow Cooker

Proctor Slow Cooker, $20, Amazon

No millennial should be without their own Proctor slow cooker, which lets you make impressive and delicious meals with minimal effort. This one has dishwasher safe parts, removable stoneware for easy cleaning, and a space-savvy four quart capacity.

19. Filter Your Shower Water To Eliminate Chlorine & Chemicals

Culligan Filtered Showerhead, $30, Amazon

Your skin absorbs everything you put on it, and this Culligan filtered showerhead gets rid of 99 percent of chlorine and other chemicals in your shower water. Plus, it’s got a chrome finish and five powerful spray settings.

20. Sample The Best Of The Burt’s Bees Line

Burt's Bees Classic Gift Set, $25, Amazon

Looking to try out some of the best from Burt's Bees? This Burt's Bees Classic Gift Set comes with cuticle cream, multipurpose ointment, foot cream, hand salve and repair cream, and lip balm — and all of it’s natural.

21. Pamper Your Face Or Actually Dry Your Dishes

Brooklyn Bamboo Washcloths, $16, Amazon

These Brooklyn bamboo washcloths are made from organic bamboo, which means that they’re the softest, most lightweight, and most absorbent towels you’ve probably ever felt. You can use them in the shower or to dry your dishes (instead of circulating water droplets all over everything), and they’re entirely hypoallergenic.

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