Hands Down The 61 Best Things On Amazon Under $15

Cheap items you'll get tons of everyday use out of.

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If I had to pick one skill I wish I were better at, it would be saving money. I'm great at spending it — however, not swiping my credit card proves to be more of a challenge. Luckily, I've found a happy medium: sticking to all the best finds under $15 on Amazon.

Yep, these things are brilliant and affordable — and I've done my best to include a variety of cheap items you'll get tons of everyday use out of. There's a luxurious shower brush that'll massage your scalp as it twirls the shampoo through your strands. And let me direct your attention to the lightning cables wrapped with tough, braided nylon. If you're tired of your wires fraying, you'll definitely want to check those out.

Whether you're trying to save money or just shopping for fun, you can't go wrong with all the affordable products on Amazon. Keep scrolling to see some of my top picks.


This Pack Of Stainless Steel Cubic Zirconia Stud Earrings For 41% Off Right Now

Not only are these stainless steel stud earrings stylish, but they're also hypoallergenic and come in five different sizes so you'll have all your bases covered. In fact, these studs are so beloved, they've earned ratings from over 27,000 Amazon reviewers — plus an impressive 4.5-star rating overall. If you act fast you can get these earrings for less than $15 while this sale lasts.


A 5-Pack Of Makeup Sponges

Stock up on a set of makeup sponges for just a little over a dollar each. They’ll help you buff, blend, and apply your makeup evenly. Best of all, reviewers say these work and feel just as great as the pricey name-brand ones.


A Set Of Glistening String Lights You Can Put Nearly Anywhere

Add these cute fairy lights to a bedroom wall for some chic lighting, or even drape them around the curtains in your living room — your options are nearly endless. And since the wire is 66 feet long, there's more than enough length to double it up for cute layered looks.


These 24-Karat Gold Eye Masks That De-puff & Brighten

Eight hours of sleep is never a guarantee — but these eye masks can help rejuvenate your skin, so it looks like you’re always getting a full night of rest. Infused with real 24-karat gold, collagen, and hyaluronic acid, they help reduce puffiness and under-eye circles. (Stick them in the fridge for even more power.) Stick them on while you’re drinking coffee in the morning or while kicking back and watching a show at night.


The Pillowcases Made From Soft Satin

Satin creates less friction against your strands than regular cotton, which means these pillowcases can help reduce unwanted frizz after snoozing. The envelope closure helps keep your pillows from sliding out, and there are tons of colors to pick from: blue, purple, pink, green, and more.


A Motion-Activated Night Light That Gently Guides Your Way To The Toilet

With its brightness adjustable up to five levels, this night light won’t blind you like your bright overhead ceiling light — and since the arm is made from flexible PVC, it can easily be bent to fit any standard toilet. But the best part? The built-in motion sensor helps preserve the batteries (which aren't included).


The Cult-Favorite Brush That Gently Detangles Hair

The Crave detangling brush has earned over 76,000 ratings on Amazon and comes in at just $12 — making it a must-have haircare tool for all hair types. The cult-favorite brush has a unique curved design for a comfy and ergonomic grip, flexible bristles that glide through hair to untangle knots without pulling, and can be used wet or dry for versatile styling.


This Ice Roller That Helps Cool Tired, Puffy Eyes

Keep this ice roller in your freezer, and it’ll be ready to go whenever you wake up with puffy under-eyes. Many reviewers found that rolling it all over your forehead also feels great during a migraine. Choose from two colors: green or blue.


A Sleek Wireless Charger That Works With Nearly Any Phone

You don't have to take your case off to use this wireless charger — simply lay your phone on top, and it'll start powering up. It's designed to work with any Qi-enabled smartphone, including the iPhone 8 and newer, as well as the Galaxy Note S8. Pick from two colors: black or red.


The 100-Pack Of Disposable Face Masks That's 49% Off Right Now

This value pack of 100 disposable face masks is a great purchase any day, but today it’s available for just $10. Made with a three-layer fabric for added protection and comfy, elastic ear loops for a snug fit, these masks have won over thousands of Amazon reviewers, with one describing these as "light and comfortable." No wonder they have a 4.7-star overall rating.


The Silicone Shampoo Brush That Massages Your Scalp

Just add a dollop of shampoo to this brush, then relax as the silicone bristles dig deep into your scalp to scrub away dirt and grime. The handle on the back helps you maintain a firm grip in the shower. Plus, you've got options when it comes to colors: green, purple, pink, or black.


A Night Light Made With Real Himalayan Salt

Whether you've got dark hallways or a shadowy room, this night light will cast a warm amber glow to help illuminate the way. The salt block is carved from the real Himalayan mountains — and thanks to the on-and-off switch, it's easy to control whenever you want some shine.


This Fire Stick Lite That Comes With An Alexa Voice Remote — All For 40% Off Right Now

For less than $20 while it's on sale, get the new 2020 Lite version of the fan-favorite Fire TV Stick. If you don't need to control your television with the Fire Stick, this affordable little unit has you covered for effortless streaming you can control with your voice. It doesn't just work for Netflix and Prime video, either. Use it to play music, watch live TV, and more. It has a 4.8-star overall rating after more than 18,000 reviews, so you know it's a tried and true option. For another great deal, check out the Fire Stick 4K that comes with a voice-controlled Alexa remote. It's on sale for $39, which is 20% off its original price of $49.


This Tool That Splits, Pits & Slices Avocados

With a handle coated in nonslip as well as a stainless steel pitter, this tool is all you need when it comes time to prepare avocados. The slicing blade isn't sharp to the touch, so there's no need to worry about accidental cuts — but the best part is that It cuts your avocado into seven even slices.


A Deck Of Cards To Change Up Your Workouts

Unable to get to the gym today? Not a problem. You can still work out at home — even if you don't have any weights — by using these bodyweight exercise cards. Each card contains instructions on how to perform a different bodyweight exercise or yoga position (depending on the deck you choose) — and since every order comes with 56 cards, there's more than enough for multiple workouts.


This Kabuki Foundation Brush With A 4.6-Star Overall Rating

Reviewers are obsessed with this foundation Kabuki brush, giving it a 4.6-star overall rating after over 37,000 reviews. It features soft and dense synthetic bristles and can be used with powder, cream, or liquid foundations for a streak-free finish. The brush head is 1.6 inches in diameter and it features a handle that measures over six inches long.


A Pack Of Underwear Made From Comfy Cotton

You can't go wrong with a quality pack of cotton underwear, and these pairs are also woven with a hint of elastane — just to keep things comfortable and stretchy. There are no tags in the back to irritate your skin, and they come in a ton of colors to suit every style.

  • Available sizes: X-Small - XX-Large


The Makeup Brushes For Everything From Eyeshadow To Foundation

Looking for a quality set of makeup brushes that won't break the bank? Search no further than this one. It comes with 11 brushes you can use for your brows, cheeks, eyelids, and everything in-between. Plus, the synthetic bristles are packed densely for streak-free application.


A Highly Rated Silicone-Tipped Kitchen Tool Set

Replace worn and damaged kitchen tools with this wildly budget-friendly nine-piece spatula, tong, and whisk set. It comes with three sets of tongs, whisks, and spatulas in different sizes to fit various tasks and all pieces feature silicone heads that are heat resistant up to 480 degrees Fahrenheit to protect delicate surfaces like nonstick cookware.


This Versatile Pack Of Under-Bed Organizers

This two-pack of under-bed organizers has over 13,000 five-star reviews and comes in three colors to match your decor. They feature sturdy handles for moving them with ease and a see-through cover so you can easily find what you’re looking for. Use them to store out-of-season clothing, bedding, or shoes.


These Silicone Oven Mitts That Are Extra Long To Protect Wrists

These silicone-covered oven mitts protect hands from heat up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit and thanks to their 13.7-inch length, they keep wrists safe too. They’re available in 11 colors within the listing, as well as an even longer 14.7-inch version.


A Pumice Stone Made From Natural Volcanic Lava

Derived from natural volcanic lava, this pumice stone is an eco-friendly way to buff tough skin off your feet, or anywhere else on your body. Each order comes with a suction cup hook so that you can easily store it. One reviewer raved, "I love this! Bought it to get rid of dry skin on my feet that I couldn't get rid of with lotion alone, and oh my did it work!"


These Resistance Bands Made From High-Quality Latex

Squats, bicep curls, bent-over rows — no matter what muscle group you're training, these resistance bands can help you get toned when you're unable to go to the gym. Each order comes with five in varying resistance levels, as well as a drawstring bag to keep them all stored together.


This Hanging Closet Organizer For Extra Space & Storage

Designed to hold handbags of all sizes, this over-the-door organizer can free up so much space in your closet without damaging your bags. It also makes it easy to find the perfect bag you’re looking for when you need it. Use this organizer to store other things as well like shoes, towels, or even sweatshirts.


A Water Bottle That's Made Specifically For Your Pup

There's no need to pack a separate bowl for your dog when you have this bottle, as the protective cover flips out so that they can easily lap water from it. It's designed to work with any pet — not just dogs — and the bowl part is made from durable silicone. Plus, you can even pop it off for easy cleaning.


This Convenient Trash Can Made For Your Car

If trash seems to accumulate far too quickly in your car, check out this hanging garbage can. It comes with two disposable liners and an adjustable strap so you can easily hang it over a headrest, console, or even a side door handle. Plus, it’s collapsable leakproof, and waterproof making it super convenient for travel.


A Small Kitchen Knife Sharpener That Fits Into Drawers

With its patented edge grip feature that keeps your blades from skimming over your tabletops as they're sharpened, this knife sharpener is as useful as it is compact. Keep it stashed away in a kitchen drawer until you need it, and then drag your knife through the two slots to sharpen and polish dull cooking blades.


This 3-Pack Of Lightning Cables That Are Extra-Long

Not only are each of these lightning cables 6 feet long, but they're also wrapped in braided nylon so that they won't easily fray at the connectors. They're perfect for relaxing on the couch while charging your phone at a distant outlet — and they've even been tested to withstand more than 8,000 bends.


A Nourishing Collagen Treatment That'll Help Rejuvenate You Dry Hair

Chock-full of nourishing collagen and ceramide 3, this protein treatment is perfect for over-processed hair or strands that've been damaged by the sun. According to the brand, it's suitable for use on all types of hair — and one reviewer put it best: "I woke up and my hair was as soft and silky as it was before I started coloring it."


A Gadget That Whips Up Deliciously Frothy Milk

Milk, egg whites, batter — you name it, and this electric frother can whip it up in just a few seconds. The whisk attachment is made from rust-resistant stainless steel and the ergonomic silicone handle is available in six color options.


These Baking Mats Made From Heat-Resistant Silicone

You won't have to buy any wasteful foils or cooking sprays when you have these mats, as they provide a non-stick baking surface for pastries, cookies, meats, and more. Each one is BPA-free as well as heat-resistant up to 480 degrees Fahrenheit. Plus, they also work great for rolling out dough.


A Popcorn Popper Made With Borosilicate Glass

In the mood for a quick snack? Simply bust out this popcorn popper. It's made with heat-resistant borosilicate glass that pops your kernels within about three minutes — and it's perfect for personal-sized servings. Choose from fun colors like red, purple, blue, and more.


A Cozy Scarf That Doubles As A Shawl

Most scarves aren't big enough to be worn as a shawl — but not this one. Not only is it extra-large, but it's also made from a warm cotton blend that's toasty, yet breathable. It's also available in various shades.


The Bath Soap Formulated With Pure Epsom Salt

Add this bubble bath to your tub, then sit back and soak as the pure epsom salt in the formula helps alleviate pain in tired, aching muscles. The lavender scent helps put your mind at ease after a stressful day, but it's available in various other scents that you can choose from.


These Flexible Cooling Towels For Heated Workouts

Use these towels to wipe yourself down when you're sweating at the gym, or get one wet and drape it around your neck to cool off during a hike. These microfiber towels weigh only 20 ounces each and can be conveniently rolled up and packed in your gym bag, beach bag, or backpack.


A 12-Pair Shoe Organizer That Hooks Over Any Door

Closet quickly filling up with shoes? No sweat; this shoe organizer hooks right over your bedroom or closet door, giving you space to store up to 12 pairs. The highly rated organizer features mesh pockets, which not only enhance breathability, but let you get a good look at your collection with just a glance.

  • Available colors: 3


The Mug Warmer That'll Keep Your Coffee & Tea Hot

Have trouble finishing your hot chocolate or coffee before it's cold? Just keep your mug on this heated coaster. It's able to warm up your drink in about two minutes — and you can even use it to heat leftover soup.


This Strong Cream That Nourishes Dry, Cracked Hands

It only takes a few days for this cream to nourish dry, cracked hands back to life — and since the formula creates a protective barrier on your skin, it even helps prevent further moisture loss. It has over 25,000 reviews on Amazon along with a 4.6-star rating, so it's clear that tons of customers are using it.


A Callus Remover Gel That Works In 5 Minutes

This callus remover is way cheaper than a pedicure, but it does an amazing job of removing calluses and smoothing rough, dry skin. After soaking feet in water, just apply the gel formula and let it sink in for three to five minutes. The naturally exfoliating ingredients will slough off dead skin cells, leaving your soles and toes feeling ever so soft and smooth


The Splatter Screen That Keeps A Lid On Frying Oil

Frying food just got a lot less messy, thanks to this ingenious splatter screen that’s earned a 4.6-star overall rating after 35,000 reviews. The screen not only protects your skin from spitting oil, but keeps grease from getting all over your stove and walls — that means less cleanup for you. A heat-resistant handle makes it easy to maneuver.

  • Available sizes: 4


A Magnetic Wristband That Holds Your Nuts & Bolts

No matter how difficult that DIY project is, this magnetic wristband can at least help you keep all your nuts and bolts in one place. The fit is adjustable since it's made with velcro on the inside, making it great for arms of nearly any shape or size. Plus, it's made from tough ballistic nylon — not cotton.


This Eye Shadow Primer To Make Your Look Last All Day

Ensure your eye makeup lasts through the night with this eyeshadow primer that’s earned over 33,000 ratings on Amazon. The lightweight formula helps prevent oil and creases from forming and provides a ton of staying power for your eyeshadow and liner. One fan even wrote: “I've tried several eye primers, from drugstore to luxury lines, and this stuff is the best.”


A Minimalist Paper Towel Holder With Durable Finish

Instead of keeping paper towel rolls on your bare counters to get wet or dirty, keep them upright in the paper towel holder with an arm for easy ripping. It has a durable chrome finish, feet on the bottom to elevate the holder and reduce rusting, and can hold even jumbo paper towel rolls.


The Tray That Helps You Defrost Meat Quickly

Forget to take something out of the freezer for dinner? Not a problem when you’ve got this defrosting tray. Simply place your frozen meat on top, then sit back and watch as it quickly begins to defrost — no electricity whatsoever required.


A Hair Towel Wrap Made From Absorbent Microfiber

Microfiber absorbs more water than regular cotton, which means these wraps can help get your strands dry so that they spend less time underneath a hot dryer. The loop on the back makes it easy to secure them to your head. Plus, they’re large enough to fit nearly any length of hair.


This Soothing Lip Treatment With Shea Butter & Grapeseed Oil

Drench your lips in this silky smooth lip treatment that’s infused with moisturizing ingredients like shea butter, kukui oil, and grapeseed oil. A light rose tint adds a soft hue to your lips and vitamins A, C, and E nourish and restore dry or chapped skin. Choose from five pretty shades, including a clear version.


A Cream That Helps Prevent Split, Chipped, & Cracked Nails

Formulated with jojoba seed oil, beeswax, and calcium, this cream is a must-have if your nails are constantly chipping. Not only does it help fortify weak nails, but it can also help soften your cuticles so that they’re not constantly flaking. Plus, the formula is 100% cruelty-free.


The Aerator That Can Help Improve The Flavor Of Your Wine

Pop this aerator into your bottle of red or white, and it can help improve the flavor of your bottle as it pours into your glass. The tapered spout helps prevent any drips while the silicone stopper works to prevent leaks if the bottle happens to get knocked over.


An Essential Oil Roller To Help You Relax Before Bed

Having trouble falling asleep? This aromatherapy roller contains a calming blend of nine different therapeutic-grade essential oils to help put your mind at ease. The dark blue bottle helps maintain the oil’s integrity, and you can even feel good about purchasing it — 15% of profits are donated to the World Wildlife Fund.


These Nonslip Furniture Pads That Help Protect Your Floors

Keep your furniture in place and help protect your floors at the same time with these furniture grippers with pre-scored marks that make them easy to cut to size. A felt core provides cushioning and protection while rubber linings create a nonslip grip, and an adhesive backing keeps them securely on your furniture without the need for tacks, nails, or glue.


A Pack Of Socks That Moisturize Your Feet While You Sleep

Infused with hydrating gel fibers, just wear these socks to bed and they can help moisturize dry, cracked feet while you’re asleep. The toeless cut keeps your feet feeling unrestrained as you kick around your covers — and since one size is made to fit most, there’s no need to worry about sizing up or down.


An Oil & Vinegar Dispenser Set With Measurement Markings

Elevate your cooking and dining experience with a set of these glass oil and vinegar dispensers that make it easy to pour the precise amount of product without drips or spills. The set comes with two types of stainless steel spouts for a smooth flow, four caps and stoppers, and a stainless steel funnel for easy filling.


The Lash Princess Mascara With Over 8,000 Ratings

If you’re worried about the impact your cosmetics might have on animals, don’t worry — this mascara is cruelty-free, and PETA even acknowledges that the company does not test its products on animals. It’s also fade- as well as flake-resistant, giving your lashes dramatic volume without any streaks or globs.


An 18-In-1 Multitool That Fits In Your Wallet

Slip this compact multitool into your wallet, and you’ll always have a bottle opener, screw driver, and cell phone stand at your disposal — as well as 15 other handy tools. It’s made from steel that’s been heat-treated for added strength, and it even comes with a lifetime guarantee to never rust, bend, or dull.


This Lavender-Scented Gel That Cleans Deep Into Tight Spaces

Air vents, keyboards, fan cages — you name it, this gel can be squeezed inside to clear away dust and dirt. It’s reusable until the color turns dark, and the lavender fragrance is just strong enough to be refreshing, not overpowering.


A Pack Of Under-Eye Masks Infused With Real Gold Powder

Not only are these under-eye masks great for helping to melt away puffiness, but each one is also infused with real 24-karat gold powder. The collagen-rich formula also helps moisturize tired skin; keep them in the fridge for an added cooling sensation as you indulge in an at-home spa day.


The Hair Brush That Gently Detangles Stubborn Knots

With specialized cone-shaped bristles that gently separated knotted strands rather than tugging through them, this brush helps melt away even the most stubborn tangles. It’s designed to work on all types of hair, no matter whether it’s wet or dry — and it even comes in four fun colors: coral, pink, turquoise, and purple.


A Set Of Reusable Silicone Straws For Your Favorite Tumblers

Not only are these reusable straws an earth-friendly choice, but they have an extra-long design with a slight bend that makes them especially great for drinking out of tall tumblers and cups. Each one is made from BPA-free and food-safe silicone that’s flexible and comfortable to drink from, and they can be washed in the dishwasher for easy cleaning.


This Illuminating Face Primer That’s Both Waterproof & Sweatproof

When you want your makeup to last all day but don’t want to sacrifice a natural-looking glow, use this illuminating face primer under your foundation and concealer to help control shine, hydrate your skin, and keep your makeup from sliding or fading. One fan and makeup artist even wrote: “This stuff is legit better than any other expensive prestige brand I’ve ever tried.”


A Dispenser For All Those Plastic Grocery Bags

Don’t waste an entire cabinet storing plastic grocery bags — just stuff them all into this compact dispenser. You can easily mount it on a wall or on the inside of a cabinet, and each order comes with adhesive, as well as screws for installation. Plus, it’s large enough to fit up to 30 bags.


The Kit That Gets Your Makeup Brushes Extra-Clean

No serums or sprays required: Just rub your makeup brushes on this sponge, and it’ll quickly remove any shadows or colors so that your bristles are clean for the next one. The compact size makes it perfect for travel, and you can reuse it as many times as you want. Each order also comes with a solid soap cleanser — a must-have for extra-dirty brushes.

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