The Best Cult Beauty Products You Can Find On Amazon

Handpicked by a true beauty obsessive.

While you might typically head to Amazon for books or tech products, it’s probably not your first port of call for beauty. But you’d be pleasantly surprised, as the online retail giant is home to thousands of products – many with very detailed reviews.

If you know where to look, there is also a fair share of cult beauty products knocking around, with loyal followings of in-the-know beauty junkies.

Lucky for you, I’m one such beauty obsessive and have handpicked some of the best products on offer to save you hours of scrolling through Amazon’s huge selection – you’re welcome.

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This exfoliating toner is a dull skin saviour. A formula of 5% glycolic acid, soothing aloe vera and ginseng, it brightens and smoothes skin to leave you with a radiant complexion. Soak a cotton pad and sweep over a clean face morning and night.

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Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant 50ml, £13.95

The original multi-purpose balm is in this iconic white tube from Elizabeth Arden and was the first product ever created by Arden herself in 1930. An all-in-one product that soothes irritated skin, hydrates dry patches and dry hands, smooths cuticles and nails, and can be used to shape brows and add shine to cheeks. Apply as liberally and as often as you need.

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Pricey yes, but you’ll struggle to find a better cream highlighter that applies and lasts on the oiliest of skin. It’s multi-purpose too, so you can pat it onto the top of cheekbones, on the brow bone, as well as a thin layer on eyelids for a ‘lit from within’ dewy finish. You won’t find any cakey complexions here.

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It may look like just a face mist with a fancy name, but it’s so much more. This palm-sized bottle is a trusty travel companion that can be used to hydrate skin, prep and set makeup, and tighten pores for an instant burst of radiance.

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This non-greasy primer is a pro at blurring imperfections with it’s non-greasy and fast-absorbing formula that will help your makeup last all day. Use as the last step of your skincare routine for a soft-focus finish if you’re opting to go makeup-free.

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One of the original and only cleansing oil worth using tbh. Hailing from Japan, DHC made its name for its silky smooth and uber luxurious cleanser that removes even the most stubborn of mascaras. Rich in vitamin E, simply warm a couple pumps in the palms of your hands and massage into skin to rinse away makeup and impurities.

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No idea where to start with makeup brushes? No problem. Pick up this set from affordable brush brand, Real Techniques. Created by makeup artists Sam and Nic Chapman, these are the basics to nailing any look. Featuring a contour brush, detailer brush, foundation brush and buffing brush, there’s not a powder, cream or liquid makeup you won’t master.

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Get your glycolic fix with 60 of these pre-soaked pads. A stronger, more potent blend of beta hydroxy acids will buff away dead skin cells and decongest dull skin, but make sure it’s for evening use only incorporated into your routine two to three days a week so as not to irritate skin.

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You’ll find this makeup remover gently cleanses the face and removes any makeup without drying out your skin or leaving a greasy residue. It’s the perfect companion to your gym bag when you’re rushing to spinning class and don’t fancy getting foundation in your eyes as you sweat.

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This clean yet feminine fragrance has a cult following of fans and is universally well-liked. It’s a blend of muguet blossoms and musk, making for a long-lasting and subtly sweet scent.

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What was once a salon-only treatment for your hair, is now available to use at home to ensure good hair days all year round. Used pre-shampoo, it repairs damage done from styling tools, bleaching and colouring, helping you to maintain your expensive coloured locks. You can use it as an overnight treatment too.

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