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The 34 best holiday gifts under $10

Everyone on your list will love these budget-friendly picks.
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The holiday season can be pretty rough on your wallet. And if you're already feeling the effects, here's some good news: You don't have to break the bank in order to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list.

As evidence, we compiled a list of items that you can score right now for less than $10. From beauty kits to cocktail essentials, we looked beyond your basic stocking stuffers and cheap tchotchkes to find gifts that your friends, coworkers and family members will actually want to use.

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Don’t forget to check out Shop TODAY’s 2020 Gift Guide to find the perfect present for everyone on your list!

Best beauty gifts under $10

1. Burt's Bees Essential Gift Set

This bestselling essential skin care set will give them everything they need to feel pampered to the max. It includes five of Burt’s Bees most popular products, like their cleansing cream, hand salve and beeswax lip balm. The nourishing products will definitely come in handy during the harsher winter months.

2. Hair Scalp Massager Shampoo Brush

With this gift, any shower will feel like a spa session. The gentle massager stimulates blood flow and will clean and exfoliate your scalp.

3. Tree Hut Shea Sugar Scrub

This affordable scrub is one of the most talked about beauty products on TikTok right now. Even if they don’t have the app, any beauty lover is sure to appreciate this gift. It’s made from ingredients like avocado oil, sweet almond oil and mango puree, all of which add moisture while smoothing and softening your skin.

4. Clinique Beauty Bauble Set

Get this set for your beauty-loving friend who is always testing new products. It comes with a travel-sized mascara and a cleansing balm that they’ll immediately get hooked on.

5. Ulta It's a Holo-Holiday Mini Nail Kit

This mini nail kit features four vibrant and glittery shades that are perfect for the holiday season. They may not have an excuse to get dressed up this year, but at least their nails will be.

6. WHIM by Ulta Celestial Satin Sleep Mask

Amidst the stress of this year, a good night’s sleep is hard to come by. This sleep mask is perfect for any friend or loved one who has been struggling to get their 8-hours. It blocks light so they can sleep in and the satin lining is soft on the skin.

7. The Ordinary AHA 30% + BHA 2% Peeling Solution

While this Gen Z-approved product looks really creepy while it's on your face, the end result is worth inciting a few nightmares. The peeling solution not only deeply exfoliates the top layer of your skin, it gives your pores a satisfyingly deep clean.

8. Pacifica Eye Bright Undereye Vitamin C Patches

Their eyes will light up (literally and figuratively) when they throw on these undereye serum patches infused with vitamin C and mineral-rich marine plant extracts.

Best home gifts under $10

1. State Christmas Ornament

Maybe your friend just moved to a new state or your coworker is constantly talking about how much she misses home. Either way, they’ll be able to hang this cute and subtle reminder of their favorite place on the tree this year.

2. Leather Cord Organizer

For the techie who has more products than they can manage, this simple leather organizer will help their cords from getting tangled. Add their name for a thoughtful, personalized touch.

3. Book Club Kit

If you and your friends have been talking about starting a book club, this gift is the perfect way to kick it off. It features conversation prompt cards and a timer, so everyone can get their turn to talk (remember, there’s a 40-minute limit on Zoom!). It also comes with a cocktail recipe book that features famous literary cocktails, like J.D. Salinger’s scotch and soda, so your book club can double as happy hour.

4. Holiday Spruce Scented Soy Candle

You can never go wrong with a candle, and this one from Opalhouse burns for 50 hours. Made with a soy wax blend, you can choose between calming seasonal scents like holiday spruce, cashmere currant, cozy flannel and hickory hearth.

5. Creative Co-op White Stoneware Dachshund Ring Holder

For the woman who has enough rings for every day of the week, this cute holder will give her a place to store them all.

6. Pierced White Porcelain Tea Lights

These beautiful votives will hold candles and tea lights, and then filter the light to mimic the night’s sky.

Best kitchen gifts under $10

1. OXO Good Grips Cocktail Shaker

This shaker is great for making quick and easy drinks or testing recipes. The at-home bartender is sure to appreciate this gift.

2. Recycled Record Bottle Opener

A unique gift for the man in your life, this bottle opener is made from recycled vinyl. It’s perfect for music lovers and beer drinkers alike.

3. Grey Beverage Chilling Stones

Whiskey drinkers who prefer their spirit of choice being served “on the rocks” will appreciate this thoughtful gift. They can store these stones in the freezer, so they’re ready to use for a nightcap.

4. 3-Piece Bamboo Sushi Sets

Date nights at your favorite sushi spot might be a thing of the past, but you can recreate them at home with this kit. Give it to your significant other or go-to sushi buddy for a fun activity to do together.

5. Fred and Friends Slow Brew Sloth Tea Infuser

Brewing tea has never looked this cute. Fill the sloth with your favorite loose leaf tea and hang from the side of your mug.

6. Dash Mini Maker Electric Round Griddle

Make eggs, cookies, pancakes, breakfast sandwiches and more with this small griddle. Any home chef will love having this mini kitchen gadget — select colors are available right now for just under $10.

7. Klean Kanteen Steel Straws

Is your friend looking to build sustainable habits this year? These metal straws will be perfect for their morning coffee or daily smoothie. Plus, they come with a handy brush for easy cleaning.

8. Monogram Mug

Perfect for hot chocolate or hotter toddies, this stoneware mug was made for anyone who loves drinking cozy sips.

Best winter clothing gifts under $10

1. Old Navy Cozy Crew Socks for Women

Their tootsies deserve all the warmth it can get during chilly winter nights. Available in six festive patterns, these top-rated crew socks from Old Navy will do just the trick.

2. Women's Faux Fur Pull-On Slipper Socks

This year in particular, you can't go wrong with a cozy gift. These slip-on "socks" feature a soft sherpa lining for extra comfort and non-slip grips that will prevent any falls.

3. Cozy Performance Fleece Face-Warming Snood

Why get tangled in a long, unruly scarf when they can wrap your neck in a cozy, soft performance fleece snood? This neck covering also comes with an adjustable drawcord that cinches in the warmth.

4. Men's T100 Fleece EZ Touch Gloves

Smartphone users used to struggle with taking off and putting on their gloves while texting in the cold. With gloves equipped with EZ Touch™ fingertips, that's a problem of the past.

5. AEO Tinsel Candy Cane Headband

Let your head look as festive as your well-decorated home this holiday season with this shiny, candy cane-striped headband from American Eagle.

Best general gifts under $10

1. Silver-Toned Chain Tassel Drop Earrings

Give their lobes a shimmery upgrade with these festive metal chain tassels.

2. Blue Light Blocking Glasses

Not only will they look super chic in all their Zoom meetings, but these blue light glasses will help stave off any headaches from staring at a computer or phone screen all day. The black, brown, grey and pink versions of these glasses are all under $10 right now, but they also come in a few different patterns and colors for $11.

3. Plantable Wish Cards

While your friend’s big goals for 2020 may have been put on hold, they can get a head start on planning their upcoming for the new year. They’ll be able to see their wishes bloom right before their eyes — simply write a goal on the card, plant and water, and it’ll grow into beautiful wildflowers.

4. Secret Aardvark Habanero Hot Sauce

Does your friend add spice to everything they eat? This hot sauce will be an excellent addition to their collection. Featured on the YouTube series “Hot Ones,” this sauce delivers big flavors and an intense slow burn.

5. Variety Five-Pack of Triple-Layer Cloth Pleated Face Masks

They can change their mask as often as they change their clothes. Old Navy's face masks have been some of Shop TODAY's favorites, and they now come in a dozen seasonal and evergreen varieties.

6. Drinking Animals Coloring Book

For anyone who needs a little stress relief (don't we all?), adult coloring books are a fun option. This one features cute designs that they can color in, as well as cocktail recipes.

7. "You Are a Badass" Talking Button

In her New York Times bestselling book, "You Are a Badass," Jen Sincero doled out inspiring advice and persuasive anecdotes. For lovers of the book or those who need a little daily reminder, this button spouts inspiring messages from Sincero every time you push it.

Still looking for the perfect gift? Be sure to check out Shop TODAY’s 2020 Gift Guide to shop for everyone on your list, including:

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