34 Five-Star Products On Amazon That Actually Live Up To Expectations

If you're looking to add some excitement to your shopping experience, buying products on the internet can be a real adventure in quality if you take the risk and purchase something that doesn't have any reviews. The price may seem like a steal, but I've been burned multiple times by untrustworthy sellers — and then I'm totally out of the money, because they're usually the same places that have bad return policies. Luckily, I've learned my lesson — and unless you have disposable income to spare, it's best to stick with Amazon products that have five-star ratings.

Not only do these Amazon products have extremely high ratings, but practically all of them have amassed hundreds — if not thousands — of positive reviews. It's one thing to simply review an item as being worthy of five stars, but getting someone jazzed enough that they took the time to actually type out their experience? Now that's a product that lives up to the hype!

Whether it's an electric brush that straightens your hair while it detangles, or a deodorant that uses activated charcoal to naturally eliminate odor, these life-changing products have all been tested and found to be of the highest utmost quality by the Amazon community.

1. A Pan That Lets You Cook Three Different Recipes At The Same Time

Chicago Metallic Professional Trio Pan, $20, Amazon

Have you ever wanted to cook lasagna, meatloaf, and poundcake all at the same time? No? Well now you can do it anyway with the Chicago Metallic professional trio pan, because it's always nice to have the option available — and of course, it's more suited to cook different trios of the same dish with options for vegetarians or anyone with dietary restrictions. Made with durable aluminized steel for improved heat conduction, this pan features a silicone-based easy release non-stick coating, and is even dishwasher-safe. Each channel in the tray is sized to fit standard lasagna noodles, however they can be used to cook anything — casserole, anyone?


2. The Glass Carafe That Won't Drip After Pouring

AVACRAFT Glass Carafe, $23, Amazon

Featuring a stainless steel, BPA-free flexible tight fit lid to prevent your beverages from spilling, the walls of this glass carafe are made with eco-friendly, recyclable, and lead-free glass. Dishwasher-safe and designed with borosilicate to make it more thermally shock-resistant for hot and cold beverages, this carafe also features thicker glass than your average carafe (3 millimeters thick, to be precise) to help keep your drinks insulated.


3. A Pan Organizer That Helps Save Cabinet Space

Simple Houseware Pan And Pot Lid Organizer, $15, Amazon

Having to dig through your cabinets to find the one lid that goes with that one pan is no one's cup of tea, so why not organize your kitchen with the Simple Houseware pan and pot lid organizer? Able to stand freely on its own or secured into a cabinet door, you can have complete trust that this organizer is quality — it's not often you find a product with over 1,100 five-star reviews on Amazon!


4. The Makeup Sponge Organizer With 85 Percent Positive Reviews

byAlegory Makeup Sponge Organizer, $12, Amazon

Sometimes you wind up taking a leap of faith in terms of quality when it comes to buying plastic organizers, but that certainly isn't the case for this makeup sponge organizer. Made from a single mold with the highest quality crystalline acrylic, 90 percent of the reviews for this sponge organizer are either four or five stars. "This beauty blender organizer is the best thing I've ever bought for myself," one Amazon reviewer raved. "It's so cute and displays my beauty sponges, while also letting them dry completely."


5. A Cabinet Organizer That Expands For The Perfect Fit

Deco Brothers Expandable Kitchen Cabinet Organizer, $17, Amazon

Taking educated guesses at the size of your cabinets when trying to purchase an organizer never ends well, which is part of what makes the Deco Brothers expandable kitchen cabinet organizer so great. Able to stretch from 13.75 to 26 inches, this organizer removes the guesswork by being adjustable to fit nearly any cabinet. Made with heavy-duty steel, you can even stack them on top of each other for use in taller cabinets.


6. The Lanolin Balm Made With Just One Ingredient

Naturals New Zealand Anhydrous Lanolin, $11, Amazon

No seriously — there's only one ingredient in this miracle lotion and it's exactly what it should be. The Naturals New Zealand anhydrous lanolin is made from pure pharmaceutical-grade lanolin that's been harvested from sheep that graze in pesticide-free fields — that means no additives, fragrance or mineral oils, BHT, or preservatives. Safe for nursing moms and babies, this balm is ideal for use as a protective and nourishing barrier for damaged skin.


7. A Towel That Effectively Clean Using Only Water

Life Miracle Nano Towels, $25, Amazon

Made with breakthrough nanolon fiber cloth technology that allows these towels to capture dirt as if it were a magnet, the Life Miracle Nano towels can be used to clean any surface using only water. That's right — no harmful cleaning chemicals are required to clean when using this towel, as it's been proven in laboratory testing to clean numerous surfaces as well — or even better — than chemical cleaners paired with a regular paper towel. And while they may seem expensive upfront, you won't have to replace these, which means you'll be saving money in the long run!


8. The Serum Loaded With Collagen-Boosting Vitamin C

Eva Naturals Vitamin C Serum, $15, Amazon

Vitamin C is a natural remedy when it comes to fading sun spots and boosting your skin's collagen production, which helps plump up your face. The Eva Naturals vitamin C serum is not only loaded with vitamin C, but as a bonus there's even ginger and juniper extracts to help naturally brighten your complexion and promote circulation. One Amazon reviewer raves: "I've been using it for about three weeks now and I could tell the difference in my skin within a few days. My pores are much smaller and my skin is very soft and smooth."


9. A Compact Detangling Hairbrush For All Hair Types

Tangle Teezer Compact Styler, $13, Amazon

Finding knots and tangles in your hair has never been pleasant, and with the Tangle Teezer compact styler those days are long gone. The unique two-tiered design use long teeth to detangle your strands while the short teeth smooth the hair cuticle. Small and compact so that it easily fits into any purse, it even comes with a removable cover to help protect the teeth from dirt and grime. And if all of that wasn't enough to sell you, you've gotta admit — it's actually pretty cute.


10. The Essential Oil Diffuser With Seven Different Mood Light Colors

URPOWER Essential Oil Diffuser, $24, Amazon

With over 2,800 five-star reviews, the URPOWER essential oil diffuser has a lower return rate on Amazon than similar competing diffusers. Able to hold up to 300 milliliters of water, this diffuser features seven different mood lights that can be adjusted between bright and dim: green, dark blue, red, yellow, pink, light blue, and white. One Amazon reviewer wrote that they bought it to use as a humidifier in the winter, but that they "instantly" fell in love with the diffuser because it is "ridiculously easy set up [and] supremely quiet, except for a gentle barely-there gurgling sound that I find soothing."


11. A Conditioner Made With Silk Amino Acids To Combat Dryness

Maple Holistics Silk18 Natural Hair Conditioner, $13, Amazon

Flat, dry hair is no one's idea of health, which is why this natural hair conditioner uses the smooth 18 silk amino acid complex in their formula to help strengthen hair and boost growth. Argan oil, shea butter, and organic pomegranate all help to combat frizz without the use of any parabens or other harmful chemicals, and for those of us with colored locks fear not — this shampoo is safe for color-treated hair since it's free from any sulfates.


12. The Eye Brush Set With Over 6,000 Favorable Reviews

Lamora Makeup Eye Brush Set, $14, Amazon

"This brush set is an incredible deal," one Amazon reviewer raves about the Lamora makeup eye brush set. "Not only are they beautiful, but they are labeled [and] the hand feel of the handle and bristles is amazing." Perfect for beginners and seasoned makeup veterans alike, these brushes are made with premium non-shedding synthetic bristles that are superior to animal hair. Cruelty-free and 100 percent vegan-friendly, this kit includes an eyeliner, eye pencil, and blending brush as well as several eyeshadow brushes.


13. A Liquid Soap That Can Be Used On Almost Literally Anything

Dr. Bronner's Pure-Castile Liquid Soap, $16, Amazon

If you want to use a highly-rated soap on literally anything you can think of, you should try the Dr. Bronner's pure-castile liquid soap. While normally that'd be a difficult request, this has been called the "Swiss-army knife" of soaps, meaning that you could hypothetically go ahead and dump it on your head as well as your car and both would come out squeaky clean. Gentle enough to be used on your body yet powerful enough you can use it as a laundry detergent, this soap is not only certified organic and vegan, but even biodegradable as well.


14. The Fryer That Cooks With Up To 80 Percent Less Fat

Aicok Air Fryer, $86, Amazon

Get rid of the risk of hot oil all over your hands and countertops by deep-frying and grab yourself an Aicok air fryer. It's a kitchen gadget that uses a high-velocity air cycle system to achieve the same delicious fried crunch on the outside of food with a fraction of the oil. If frying isn't your thing, no worries — it can also bake, grill, or roast ingredients, and is able to reach temperatures up to 400 degrees. The non-stick coated pan and food basket in the bottom are even dishwasher-safe for easy clean-up.


15. A Face Mask That's Actually Made With Beets

Noix De Coco Beetroot Mask, $27, Amazon

This mask uses kaolin clay to gently exfoliate and prevent acne, while the beetroot is a powerful antioxidant that prevents free radical damage. It's non-GMO, vegan, and even made with a powerful burst of vitamin C to leave skin glowing.


16. The Personal Blender That's A Breeze To Clean

Aicok Personal Blender, $26, Amazon

Not only do the detachable blades make the Aicok personal blender easier to clean than most of its competitors, but the 300-watt turbo boosting motor is strong enough to tackle practically any blending task you can think of: make smoothies, juices, or even your own homemade baby food. The 20-ounce bottle makes it perfect for single serve use, and the safety lock design ensures there's no way for the blades to operate without the bottle locking in first.


17. An Electric Hair Brush That Helps Straighten Your Strands

GLAMFIELDS Ionic Hair Straightener Brush, $37, Amazon

By releasing rich negative ions that infuse your hair with a smooth and silky look, the GLAMFIELDS ionic hair straightener brush seal your hair's cuticles and reduces frizziness, split ends, and knotting. It heats up to 450 degrees in less than one minute, and this straightening brush offers 12 different temperature settings — so it's suitable for nearly any hair type, no matter whether you've got thin, thick, curly, fine, wavy, or bleached locks. It's also travel friendly because of its international dual voltage.


18. The Air Purifier That Removes 99.97 Percent Of Air Pollutants

LEVOIT Air Purifier, $77, Amazon

One Amazon reviewer raved that she bought the LEVOIT air purifier out of desperation to help eliminate the odor her foster kittens produced, and that she was "truly shocked and enormously happy with how it works!" Using a three stage filtration system to remove 99.97 percent of air pollutants, this air filter is 100 percent ozone-free and does not use any UV or ions that produce trace amounts of ozone. Not only is it quiet enough to operate through the night, but its compact size and contemporary design make it a perfect addition to smaller rooms or office spaces.


19. A Chef's Knife Made From German High-Carbon Stainless Steel

SKY LIGHT Chef Knife, $20, Amazon

There is nothing more eye-opening than upgrading from a dull set of knives to ones that are considered professional quality. The SKY LIGHT chef knife is made from German high-carbon stainless steel, and can be used for nearly anything that needs to be sliced — whether it's fruit, vegetables, or meat, this knife will cut through it like butter. Not only is this knife rust- and stain-resistant, it also features an ergonomic non-slip handle.


20. The Facial Cream That Uses Retinol To Even Out Skin Tone

Baebody Retinol Moisturizer Cream, $20, Amazon

Enriched with active retinol to leave your skin feeling smooth and soft while helping to even out skin tone, the Baebody retinol moisturizer cream is formulated without any fillers, harmful fragrances, or parabens. Natural ingredients like green tea and organic jojoba oil help to moisturize and also work to reduce any sun damage.


21. The Sunscreen Enhanced With Cellular Response Technology

Supergoop! Everyday Sunscreen, $48, Amazon

Water-resistant for up to 80 minutes, the Supergoop! everyday sunscreen is an oil-free sunscreen powered by antioxidant-rich cellular response technology to protect your skin from harmful UVA, UVB, and IRA rays. Safe for kids and free from parabens and sulfates, this sunscreen uses a unique oat beta-glucan to help keep skin moisturized for the long-term. An extra bonus: the natural lemon and orange extracts provide a subtle scent that many reviewers found preferable to traditional sunscreens.


22. A Natural Deodorant That Uses Activated Charcoal Powder To Fight Odor

Kaiame Naturals Natural Deodorant, $13, Amazon

Whereas other natural deodorants rely heavily on baking soda to get rid of odor — which can leave you with irritated skin — the Kaiame Naturals natural deodorant uses activated charcoal powder to help absorb sweat and neutralize scents. Handcrafted using only organic ingredients, this deodorant is free from both parabens and aluminum, and has never been tested on animals. One Amazon reviewer writes: "I've been using this for over a month and it's great. I was using another natural deodorant that did not have activated charcoal and this is even better!"


23. The Colander That Collapses To Help You Save Space

TANSUNG Collapsible Colander, $12 (Set of 2), Amazon

Perfect for any kitchen with limited cabinet space, the TANSUNG collapsible colander folds to less than 2 inches high — so you can tuck it away neatly practically anywhere in your kitchen. Made from non-toxic materials and completely BPA-free, this colander can withstand temperatures up to 158 degrees, and features non-slip handles, too.


24. A Yoga Pant Made From Antimicrobial And Sweat-Wicking Material

ODODOS High Waist Yoga Pants (S-XXL), $21, Amazon

Made from a blend of four-way stretch antimicrobial and sweat-wicking fabric to keep you dry while you exercise, these yoga pants are designed to contour to your body's natural shape. The fabric is thick enough that you can't see through it despite it feeling light on your skin, and these yoga pants even have a convenient pocket large enough to carry your cell phone with you while you work out.


25. The Collapsible Dish Drainer That Fits Over Your Sink

Progressive Collapsible Over-The-Sink Dish Drainer, $22, Amazon

Traditional dish drainers that require a towel to collect moisture can become breeding grounds for germs and bacteria, so why not eliminate the need for a drying surface with a collapsible over-the-sink dish drainer? It folds down to just 1.5 inches high for easy storage, and it fits over your sink so that any draining water falls right down the drain. Compatible with most kitchen sinks, it can increase in length from 16.5 inches to 26.75 inches, and holds up to eight plates when fully extended.


26. A Portable Charger Than Can Charge Your iPhone Up To Four Times

Xiaomi Portable Charger, $27, Amazon

What's the point in getting a portable charger that can only be used once before it dies? This one not only boasts the ability to charge the iPhone 7 up to four times before dying, but it's also able to detect what the maximum charging speed for your device is — and then adapt itself to charge at that speed. Super small at only .49 inches thick and constructed with a durable aluminum case, it's perfect for anyone who constantly finds their devices dying on them whenever they're out and about.


27. The Car Mount That's Compatible For Practically Any Phone

Beam Electronics Universal Smartphone Car Mount, $9, Amazon

With over 3,500 five-star reviews, this Beam Electronics universal smartphone car mount is unique because it features a quick release button on the back of the unit that makes releasing and attaching your phone to the mount a piece of cake. It can rotate 360-degrees to provide you with the optimal viewing angle, and it works with any phone ranging in width from 1.9 inches to 3.7 inches.


28. A Pad For High Heels That Alleviates Foot Pain

GENTEE High Heel Pads, $12 (4 Pairs), Amazon

Constructed from durable and safe silica gel, these high heel pads are perfect for anyone looking to alleviate general foot pain or pain caused by blisters and calluses — and they're even sweat absorbing to help keep your feet dry throughout the day. Each pack comes with four pairs, however these foot pads are both washable and reusable, making them an even better bargain than they already were.


29. The Facial Cleansing Brush Made With Medical-Grade Silicone

LEVETT Facial Cleansing Brush, $25, Amazon

While most cleansing brushes have bristles made of nylon, the LEVETT facial cleansing brush uses silicone — which is gentler on skin and more resistant to lingering bacteria. If you're worried about sensitive skin, there's also 16 different adjustable cleansing intensities as well as two types of silicone bristles: the front of the brush has thin bristles for sensitive to normal skin, whereas the back has thicker bristles to thoroughly cleanse the T-zone area.


30. An Electric Toothbrush With Four Different Modes To Whiten Teeth In One Week

HANASCO Premium Sonic Electric Toothbrush Set, $70, Amazon

Programmed with four different brushing modes (clean, white, polish, and gum care) to better remove built-up plaque and bacteria, the HANASCO premium sonic electric toothbrush set can improve gum health in just two weeks — and whiten teeth in just seven days. It's waterproof so that you can use it while showering, and this electric toothbrush vibrates every 30 seconds, so you can keep track of how long you've been brushing your teeth without the use of a timer.


31. The Flashlight With Five Different Light Modes For Every Occasion

Rvxigzvi LED Waterproof Flashlight, $20 (2 Pack), Amazon

Small enough that it can easily fit into your purse or pocket, this waterproof flashlight features five different modes so you'll be prepared no matter what the situation: high, medium, low, strobe, and SOS. One Amazon reviewer wrote: "I like the brightness and intensity of the flashlight. Nice handy tool to have for emergency use," and many also note the option of powering it with either the rechargeable batteries that were included, or a set of three AAA batteries.


32. A Sweat-Proof Bluetooth Headphone That Plays For Up To Eight Hours

TaoTronics Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, $30, Amazon

Unlike other competitor headphones, these wireless Bluetooth headphones are made with an inner splash-proof nano-coating to ensure that the machinery inside won't be affected by sweat or rain. Weighing in at an ultra-light 13 grams, these headphones are comfortable and come with four pairs of interchangeable standard and sport wear ear hooks for safety during a workout.


33. The Fast-Drying Nail Top Coat That's Guaranteed Not To Yellow

Seche Vite Dry Fast Top Coat, $7, Amazon

Giving yourself a home manicure will save you money in the long run, but at the same time you want to make sure you're giving your nails the same quality treatment they'd be getting at a salon. The Seche Vite dry fast top coat is formulated to penetrate through the nail lacquer and form a solid coating all over the nail plate in order to ensure long-lasting protection for your nail. Guaranteed not to yellow, this top nail coat leaves your nails feeling silky and strong while also making them resistant to peeling and chipping.


34. A Mask Set That Has Something For Everyone

Dermal Collagen Essence Masks, $11 (16 Pack), Amazon

This set of 16 sheet masks has lots of unique ingredients — think pomegranate, bee venom, seaweed, olive, honey grapefruit, and milk — but they all have collagen and vitamin E to pep up tired skin while hydrating it. One reviewer writes: "I'm hooked on these! You get so much for your money...The first time I tried one, I was surprised at how drenched with product these were. There is a huge amount of serum in each mask."

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