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15 Deals on Amazon Essentials You Can Score Before Prime Day Starts

If you wait until the big day rolls around, you just might miss these discounts on your everyday Amazon favorites.

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No need to wait!

Amazon customers have been anxiously waiting for Amazon Prime Day to arrive, and it’s almost here! On October 13 and 14, you’ll find a wide variety of Amazon Prime Day deals you can’t afford to miss, from deeply discounted tech products to brilliant beauty buys. In the meantime, though, Prime members can score amazing deals on select Amazon essentials—Amazon-branded items and other brands that are exclusive to the online giant—for up to a whopping 40 percent off their regular low prices. These must-haves are among the Amazon products you use every day, so it’s a smart idea to stock up when you can, especially since these deals won’t last. So, what are you waiting for? Get shopping!

Note: Prices listed were accurate as of press time; pricing fluctuations may occur.

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Wag dry dog food

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Amazon’s Wag is made in the USA at a family-owned facility in California with both U.S. and select imported ingredients. The best part? Wag doesn’t add any grain, corn, wheat, artificial colors, flavors, or chemical preservatives to its products, so you can rest assured that your fur baby is getting the absolute best. A 30-pound bag of dry dog food will normally run you $45.99, but right now, you’ll get an additional 40 percent off at checkout if you’re a Prime member. You might also want to pick up some of these products pet owners say they can’t live without.

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Belei by Amazon retinol moisturizer

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Looking for the fountain of youth? You’ve found it with Amazon’s Belei line. Fans rave that Belei’s Retinol Vitamin A Refining Moisturizer works even better than pricier potions, going on like a “satiny cream” and making your skin “look better than it has in years.” Get it now for 20 percent off, which brings the price down to just $26. While you’re at it, scoop up a bevy of other discounted Belei products, including the beloved Charcoal Balancing Mask and Triple-Peptide Eye Cream. When the big day rolls around, you’ll also want to check out 32 of our favorite Amazon Prime Day beauty deals under $25.

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Solimo razors

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More than 11,000 customers have tried Amazon’s Solimo men’s 5-blade MotionSphere razors, and they’re so glad they did! The Solimo’s multi-axis pivot, anti-clog design, and hypoallergenic lubricating strip have customers insisting that this razor is one of the best alternatives to its higher-priced, big-name brand competitors. Prime customers will get 20 percent off the $17.99 Solimo 5-blade razor handle and 16 replacement cartridges at checkout. Solimo 5-blade women’s razors, which have a lubricating strip infused with botanical oils and Vitamin E surrounding the blades, are also 20 percent off. Here are more amazing products on Amazon with practically perfect reviews.

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Solimo ultra moisturizing skin cream

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Winter is just around the corner, and so is dry skin. Solimo’s ultra moisturizing skin cream is dermatologist-tested, fragrance-free, made in the United States, and not tested on animals. With this deal, you’ll receive 20 percent off of four 16-ounce jars. Here’s what one reviewer had to say: “In winter, my skin (mostly on my hands) becomes very dry and cracked. When I saw this product on Amazon at a really good price, I decided to give it a try. I am so glad I did! This cream is richer, creamier, and more moisturizing than any other product I have used in the past. The cracks disappeared in one day—really, one day!” Find out which $10 cream is reportedly Meghan Markle’s skin-care secret.

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Crave coffee-flavored variety pack

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Whether you’re craving blueberry vanilla, butter toffee, caramel, southern pecan, or Vermont maple, this Crave coffee variety pack has you covered. Pick up one of the 100-count packs and enjoy a different flavor every morning. These coffee pods are compatible with Keurig K-Cup Brewers, including the Keurig 2.0. More than 12,000 people have given Crave coffee near-perfect ratings, so we’ll be adding this pack to our cart immediately. While we’re on the topic, these are 7 ways you’re shortening the life of your coffee maker.

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Amazon Fresh ground coffee

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If you prefer a percolator or an automatic drip to a Keurig, then you’ll want to check out Amazon Fresh’s ground coffee and this 20 percent off Prime Day deal. Choose your preferred roast, and thousands of overwhelmingly positive reviews tell us you won’t be disappointed! While you wait for your delivery, check out these 20 uses for coffee you didn’t know about before.

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Mama Bear Gentle Touch diapers

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Diapers can cost a fortune, so it’s always a good idea to stock up when they’re on sale. Mama Bear diapers are hypoallergenic, free from chlorine bleaching, perfumes, lotions, parabens, and phthalates, and provide 12 hours of wetness protection. As an added bonus, they come in a light polka-dot print or plain white, so you won’t have to deal with loud patterns showing through those adorable ensembles. With this 20 percent off Prime deal, you’ll get 133 diapers for around $26. If you love Amazon Prime, you’ll also love Walmart’s new service. Shop even smarter with these 14 deals you can only get on Walmart+.

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Mama Bear infant formula and organic food

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Fed is best, but it’s also pricey. Mama Bear is currently offering 20 percent off all of its infant formulas, so you’ll definitely want to buy a bunch! Same goes for baby food. Mama Bear’s ingredients are simple, organic, and free from additives, sweeteners, and artificial colors. Order between now and October 14 and you’ll receive 20 percent off a variety pack of 12 four-ounce tubs. FYI, these are the 9 things you’re buying at Target that are cheaper on Amazon.

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360Feel bath bombs gift set

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Make bath time extra fun and luxurious with 360Feel’s extra large bath bombs, now being offered at a 20 percent discount. These vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free aromatherapy bath bombs are made in the United States from natural and organic ingredients. Customers hail them as moisturizing, pleasant, fragrant, and hydrating, and, best of all, they won’t stain your tub. Here’s what else you need for a relaxing spa day at home.

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Mountain Falls eye-makeup remover

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Do you dread taking off your makeup at the end of the day? Amazon’s eye-makeup remover has become a fan favorite thanks to the ease with which it takes off stubborn, waterproof mascara. Here’s one of its many positive reviews: “I’ve been using this for over a month now and will never go back to another brand. It leaves my eyes clean, even with typically stubborn mascara, and never irritates my very sensitive dry skin. [It] does not have a weird smell like some others either. The value is crazy—I’ve only gone through half a bottle so far. Thanks, Amazon!” Scoop up a four-pack and receive 20 percent off at checkout, meaning that the price per bottle is just $4.50!

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Happy Belly trail mix

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Satisfy your sweet and salty cravings throughout the day with this three-pound bag of trail mix. It includes peanuts, M&Ms, raisins, almonds, and cashews, and it’s earned a 4.5 out of 5 star rating from more than 3,000 customers. The brand’s mixed nuts and saltine crackers will also be offered at a 20 percent discount, so fill your pantry before the colder months hit! Speaking of which, this is the best way to stock a pantry, according to experts.

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Encore paper plates

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If you go through tons of paper plates in your house, you’ll want to stock up with this 600-count package of paper plates from Encore. Hundreds of reviewers have raved about their durability, and they have a 4.7 out of 5 star rating. With the holidays (and house guests) just around the corner, you definitely won’t want to pass up this deal!

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SoundHealth cough drops

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Cold and flu season is fast approaching, and this year, running to the drugstore while you’re feeling any less than your best is bound to earn you some sideways glances. With 7.5 mg of menthol in each drop, these cough-suppressant throat lozenges will provide a soothing, cooling sensation to relieve dry, irritated, and sore throats. Right now, you’ll save 20 percent off of a 160-count resealable bag. Of course, a sore throat may not just be a sore throat these days. These are the 10 coronavirus symptoms everyone should watch out for.

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OOAK tapered toothbrushes

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Hailed as a “spa for your teeth,” these tapered toothbrushes are designed to clean your teeth and your gum lines at the same time. With this deal, you’ll receive 20 percent off a six-pack of toothbrushes, so replace the whole family’s brushes, keep spares around for guests, or even purchase a package for cleaning those hard-to-reach crevices around your home.

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Prove multifunction infrared thermometer

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These days, a reliable thermometer is super important. More than 7,500 Amazon customers have given this no-contact thermometer 4.2 out of 5 stars, and at 20 percent off, we’ll take it. It has a built-in sound and visual fever alarm, which will inform you when temperatures rise above normal, and you can conveniently switch between object/room, ear, child forehead, and adult forehead modes with just the push of a button. By the way, you should bring along your trusty thermometer when you travel, as well as these other unexpected things to pack for a vacation during the pandemic.

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