20 Amazon Products Our Readers Adored During Black Friday

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Black Friday is almost upon us. And between the Amazon Tiktoks flooding our FYPs, and the targeted ads gracing our Instagram feeds, it seems impossible to decipher what Amazon products are actually worth it this year. Fortunately, we've turned to the experts, Byrdie's loyal readers, to help us figure out the must-have products from Black Friday 2020.

From collagen peptides to teeth whitening kits, there's something on this list for every beauty lover. Whether you're in search of a new SPF, or want to slowly introduce retinol into your nighttime routine, we've got you covered this year.

Here are the Amazon products Byrdie readers loved during Black Friday.

L'Oréal Paris Elvive Extraordinary Clay Shampoo

L'Oréal Paris Elvive Extraordinary Clay Shampoo

This silicone-free clay shampoo will replenish dry ends and helps keep oily roots at bay, leaving your hair feeling fresh for up to 48 hours after use.

Vital Proteins Collagen Peptides

Vital Proteins Collagen Peptides Powder

Here us out, collagen is the secret sauce to a youthful glow, plump skin, and an overall moisturized complexion. And since we're naturally losing our collagen as we grow older, Vital Proteins makes it super easy to add some extra collagen to our routine. Swirl this flavorless powder into your morning matcha or coffee.

Paul Mitchell Tea Tree Special Shampoo

Tea Tree Special Shampoo

Give your hair the deep clean it deserves with this shampoo. Tea tree oil and peppermint add a cool, invigorating feel to your scalp, and the added lavender scent brings a subtle refreshing scent to your shower experience. Did we mention the awesome hair benefits tea tree oil holds?


Systane Lubricant Eye Gel Drops

Whether your eyes are irritated from looking at screens all day or are prone to dryness, these eye drops will help soothe and hydrate them.

Pure Daily Care NanoSteamer 3-in-1 Nano Ionic Facial Steamer


Treat yourself to an at-home facial with this 3-in-1 facial steamer. The steam helps decongest clogged pores, while the extraction tools help banish blackheads from the surface for good.

What Our Testers Say

“Despite its gentler steam stream, it still helped to decongest my skin and gave me a healthy glow.” — Jenna Igneri, Product Tester

HSI Professional Glider Ceramic Tourmaline Ionic Flat Iron


Whether you like to style your locks sleek straight or in tussled curls, the HSI Professional Glider's lightweight design makes achieving the hairstyle of your dreams a reality.

TruSkin Naturals Vitamin C Serum

TruSkin Vitamin C Serum for Face

If you haven't jumped on the Vitamin C skincare train, now's your chance. In addition to powerful skin protection benefits, TruSkin's trusty serum combines vitamin C, hyaluronic acid , and vitamin E to give you a smoother, more even complexion.

Rikans Foot File and Callus Remover

Rikans Foot Rasp

Give your feet a salon-worthy pedicure at a fraction of the price with this product. It helps remove callus and dead skin cells, leaving the bottom of your feet feeling baby-soft.

Add a dose of this miracle dry shampoo to keep your tresses looking fresh in between washes. It absorbs excess oil and will leave your hair smelling incredible.

duri Rejuvacote 1 Original Maximum Strength Nail Growth System

duri Rejuvacote 1 Original Maximum Strength Nail Growth System

Paint this topcoat over your favorite nail polish for stronger nails and an extra glossy finish.

Banish zits for good with this derm-approved over-the-counter acne treatment. It uses a gentle dose of retinoid to help rid your pores of irritation while increasing self turnover.

RoC Retinol Correxion Eye Cream

RoC Retinol Correxion Line Smoothing Anti-Aging Retinol Eye Cream

Here's a quick PSA, never neglect your undereye area. This little eye cream smoothes puffiness and softens dark circles, so you'll always look refreshed and alert, even after late nights.

What Our Testers Say

"Overall, I was very happy with RoC’s Retinol Correxion Eye Cream. I didn’t experience any irritation with it and saw some pretty immediate results as far as reduced dark circles and puffiness." — Leigh Weingus, Product Tester

Sports Research 5,000 Mcg Biotin Supplements

Sports Research 5,000 Mcg Biotin Supplements

Biotin is the key to healthy hair and nails and their growth. These supplements are made with coconut oil and extra-virgin olive oil and are vegan, soy- and carcinogen-free, and non-GMO. However, it's important to consult with your doctor before taking any type of supplement.

PINOWU Reusable Bamboo Makeup Remover Pads

Pinowu 16 Pack Reusable Bamboo Makeup Remover Pads

These reusable bamboo pads will make taking off your makeup a bit greener. Plus, the included laundry bag makes it super easy to throw them in the wash.

Crest 3D White Whitestrips with Light


A beloved classic, Crest Whitestrips are the tried and true favorite in the teeth whitening game. The added enamel-safe whitening device leaves your teeth absolutely sparkling.

Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer And Volumizer Hot Air Brush

Revlon One Step Hair Dryer & Volumizer

Achieve a salon-worthy blowout at home with Revlon's beloved (and viral) volumizer brush. The hot air and bristles work simultaneously to dry and smooth from root to tip, leaving you with a silky smooth head of hair in half the time.

What Our Testers Say

"The Revlon Salon One-Step Hair Dryer and Volumizer gave me a quick, easy-to-achieve, salon-quality blowout in mere minutes." — Ashley Rubell, Product Tester

Sdara Skincare Derma Roller

Sdara Derma Roller

Hear us out, they are so many benefits to using a derma roller at home. Not only does it help ramp up your skin's collagen and elastin production, but it also leaves your skin plump and tightened.

What Our Testers Say

"It wasn’t until I approached the end of the three weeks that my skin was noticeably smoother and more radiant. Results were far from dramatic, and I didn’t notice any changes in my dark spots and freckles in just three weeks, but there was definitely an improvement in terms of dullness and texture." — Jenna Igneri, Product Tester

Olaplex Hair Perfector No. 3

Olaplex Hair Perfector No. 3

Olaplex's salon favorite Hair Perfector No. 3 is your first step to reviving smooth, gorgeous locks. Apply this nutrient cream pre-shampoo to repair breakage and add a boost of shine.

Olay Regenerist Regenerating Deep Hydration Cream Moisturizer

As we head into cooler temps these next few months, it's important to give your skin a hydration boost. We love Olay's signature moisturizer, since it quenches thirsty skin and won't break the bank.

Essence Cosmetics Lash Princess False Lash Effect Mascara

Essence Lash Princess False Lash Effect Mascara

Who knew you could achieve bold, extension-level lashes for less than $5? This budget-friendly mascara coats and separates every lash for a clump-free beautiful finish.

What Our Testers Say

"I was pretty shocked at how well the wand separated my eyelashes, and there was zero clumping at all, which rarely ever happens to me." — Ashley Rebecca, Product Tester

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