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Amazon Prime Day 2020 Deals You Can’t Afford to Miss

This is how to get the ultimate bargains online on the big day.

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Mark your calendars, Amazon Prime Day is almost here

If you found yourself wondering when Amazon Prime Day is this year, don’t worry, you didn’t miss the most magical Internet shopping days of the year—it was postponed from July and now it’s just around the corner. Shoppers with Prime memberships will be treated to as much as 70 percent off popular products of all types this October 13 and 14. Deals on everything from home goods to beauty tools are set to be of historic proportions thanks to extensive delays from the coronavirus pandemic and retail storefronts feeling the pressure to clear out existing inventory to make up for lost time and sales. Check out the big, can’t miss savings we found during this year’s Prime Day sales.

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Save up to 30 percent on Casper Mattresses

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Rest easy knowing you’re saving hundreds on popular Casper mattresses, because they’ll be up to 30 percent off this Prime Day. Some models, like the Casper Sleep Element Mattress, are already discounted in advance of the big sale.

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Take 50 percent off popular DNA test kits

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Load your shopping cart up with some of the best Christmas gifts for this year, because they’re easy to use and talk about from just about anywhere–even if you’re not all in the same house this year. The 23andMe Health + Ancestry Personal Genetic Service kit will be discounted by 50 percent, making it more affordable than ever.

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Take 25 percent off concentrated cleaning products

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If there is one thing everyone can relate to this year, it’s the frustration of feeling like stores and online retailers simply didn’t have enough cleaning and sanitizing supplies in stock to get us through the pandemic. The good news is that not only have several brands restocked, some are even offering Amazon Prime Day discounts. Puracy will be offering a 25 percent off instantly clip-able coupon throughout Amazon Prime Day this October 13 and 14 on their popular all-purpose cleaning concentrate, which dilutes to a full gallon of cleaning solution. If you love this, you’ll want to check out these other Amazon products you’ll use every day.

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Mask up for 20 percent off

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The top-rated Crayola mask packs will be marked down by 20 percent on Amazon Prime Day. Parents love that they’re adjustable so they’re guaranteed to fit your little one and kids love that they’re colorful and cute. The discount is good on adult and kids’ sizes, regular styles, limited edition Halloween sets, and lanyards.

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Cult-favorite hair essentials are steeply discounted

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Now is the time to stock up on color and treated hair-friendly essentials from cult-favorite brand Color Wow; this brand seldom goes on sale so a 30 percent discount is like a gift from the great hair fairies. The brand’s bundles and sets make some of the best gifts for her under $50. Go for core, timeless favorites like Color Wow Color Security Shampoo, or use your discount to try potential new favorites like One Minute Transformation, Extra Mist-ical Shine Spray, and more.

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Luxe kitchen gadgets for a steal

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The new FinaMill battery-operated spice grinder gift pack is the kind of do-it-all kitchen gear home chefs love, but also one of the most thoughtful housewarming and hostess gifts. Quickly grind coarse salts, peppers, and other delicious seasonings in an instant at a 30 percent discount this Amazon Prime Day, when every color FinaMill Holiday Pack will be slashed to an affordable $33. Just use code “FINAPRIME30” at Amazon checkout to score the deal.


An extra 30 percent off superfood-infused beauty

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Add rich, skin-hydrating body butters and facial oils from the superfood-infused beauty brand, Teadora, and enjoy a 30 percent discount on the entire line this Amazon Prime Day. The brand is well-known for its moisturizing shampoos, conditioners, body creams, and skin-friendly facial oils for thirsty skin. Check out our list of the best hair masks for damaged hair if you love hydrating hair care.

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Vegan-friendly snacking at 30 percent off

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Health and fitness fanatics will be excited to know ONE PLANT protein bars will be offered at 30 percent off their usual price starting Sunday, October 11 running through the end of Prime Day on October 14. Flavors like chocolate peanut butter are enough to replace your Halloween candy cravings with something protein-packed and lower in net carbs this year. Here’s what would happen if the entire country went vegan.

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Get a head start on the holidays

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It’s never too early to start buying holiday gifts for the kiddos—and it’s hard to top classic Lincoln Logs. During Amazon Prime Days, the Lincoln Logs Sawmill Train Express Building Set will be 30 percent off and like all Lincoln Logs, it’s made in America and the logs are made of all wood. In addition to the stackable logs, this set includes buildable track pieces, a train engine and car, plus figures of a train engineer, a cowgirl, and a horse.

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Salon-quality hair tools will be marked down

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If you’re like the rest of America, you’ve probably scaled back on in-person salon visits. Having the right hair tools is one of the secrets hair pros swear by to make home styling look professional, which is why investing in Bio Ionic hot tools when they’re 30 percent off this Amazon Prime Day will be the surefire path to many good Zoom hair days. The Onepass Straightening Iron in both one and one and a half-inch sizes are included in the deal, so it will work for you, no matter your hair type or texture.

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Prices slashed on Nixplay smart photo frames

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You can check the perfect tech gifts box off early this year, because Nixplay smart photo frame prices will be drastically reduced on October 14 in honor of the second half of Amazon Prime Day. They’re ideal gifts for deeply-missed relatives, socially distanced grandparents, and long-distance relationships because they allow photos to be uploaded and updated remotely anywhere there is Wi-Fi available. The 10.1-inch size in black will be marked down to $115.99 from $179.99, with other colors and sizes reflecting similarly exciting discounts on the 14th as well.

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Prestige makeup with SPF will be on sale under $10

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Swap out your old, heavy makeup and switch to a high-quality tinted moisturizer with SPF 30 to keep your skin glowing, fresh, and protected while you make the most of outdoor gatherings this season. C’est Moi Tinted Moisturizing Lotion SPF 30 comes in a range of shades and will be marked down to an especially affordable $9.60 instead of the usual $16 price tag. The deal runs both October 13 and 14. You’ll want to try these 10 inexpensive beauty tricks only stylists know, too.

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50 percent off on-trend jewelry

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Treat yourself to a new bauble from Sterling Forever or put one away for someone special until the holidays, because the brand’s entire lineup of already-affordable trend-focused jewelry will be discounted by 50 percent through October 13 and 14. Zodiac necklaces will be $26, trendy earrings as low as $10, and evil-eye bracelets as low as $17. Wearing the right jewelry is one of the simple fashion upgrades that make you look expensive.

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30 percent off menopause-focused skincare

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Whether it’s early menopause or right on cue, this major hormonal shift can dramatically change the skin’s texture and tone, which is why Pause Well-Aging was created. The line will discount its entire lineup for Amazon Prime members this Prime Day with a 30 percent discount. The products are designed to support skin and beauty needs through all three stages of menopause, making an otherwise difficult process somewhat easier to navigate. Discover 17 Amazon Prime benefits you might now know about.


$109 off this best-selling robotic vacuum

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Now is the time to invest in very cool life-simplifying tech items, because now through October 11 this Roborock S5 Max will be 20 percent off its usual price, a savings of $109. On Prime Day itself, the brand will host a variety of one-day lightning deals with some lower-priced models in the $200 range. Technology that reduces human work can make some of the best retirement gifts, so keep this one in mind for yourself and loved ones.

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Take 25 percent off gut-friendly probiotics for the whole family

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The health benefits of probiotics seem almost endless, with research showing they ease everything from baby colic to anxiety. You’ll be able to replenish your favorite probiotic supplements for the entire family from Culturelle at a 25 percent discount this Prime Day, when just about everything in their Amazon storefront will reflect slashed prices. This includes the brand’s best-selling Prebiotic + Probiotic gummies, as well as supplements for babies, children, and adults.

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Take 20 percent off popular hair gels, sprays, and colors

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Load up on everything you need to master the perfect spikes, perfectly secured ponytails, and hair color that makes quarantine anything-but-boring October 14 and 15 when göt2b marks down its Amazon Prime product lineup by 20 percent for styling products and 25 percent for their Metallic Permanent Hair Color line. Some of the most exciting colors like this vibrant purple will be on sale for less than $5 during the brand’s Prime Day sale. Before you start shopping, brush up on these tricks for saving money on Amazon.

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30 percent off select pet food offerings

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Even the world’s cutest lap dogs will be treated to the benefits of Amazon Prime Day this year because some Wellness Natural Pet Food products will be part of Amazon Prime Day Spotlight Deals. The brand’s Wellness CORE Grain-Free Dry Dog Food and Wellness Natural WellBites Soft Dog Treats will both be offered at 30 percent off usual prices, and ship directly to your door without any hassle or heavy lifting.

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25 percent off photo-worthy eye treatments and masks

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The best eye creams for the money are the ones you actually use, and these Pure Sol eye patches are easy enough to wear while you catch up on a good read, watch a movie, or work from home. They’re also offered at 25 percent off this Prime Day, making them an affordably photo-worthy way to perk up your beauty routine.

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Half off cozy, versatile wraps

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Take half off the Mersea Thinny Wrap this Prime Day, and wear it to your next Zoom meeting, a long walk on the beach, or around the house when it’s chilly enough to layer. It comes in light blue, coral, pink, and rose so there’s something for everyone, and the size-proof design makes it an excellent gift for her under $50.

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40 percent off hemp-powered beauty

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If you’ve been waiting to try CBD and hemp-inclusive products, Prime Day is the perfect time because brands are slashing prices to all-time lows. This Elizabeth Grant Skin Care Green Power Eye Repair Cream with Hemp Oil will be marked down by 40 percent on Prime Day, and yes, it’s full size. Here are some interesting facts about CBD and hemp oil benefits you’ll want to check out.

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Take an extra $5 off game day snacks

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Gear up for game day, movie night, and other snack-worthy moments with $5 off Damn Man, Snacks Guys Love nut mix this Prime Day. It’s great for a protein-packed nosh thanks to spicy cashews, peanuts, sesame sticks, pretzels, wasabi peas, and toffy peanuts. Yum!

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Take $30 off a year-long or lifetime Circle membership

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If you have kids at home, Circle can help parents manage online risks, screen time, and filter content anytime, anywhere. It’s an easy way for parents to control the quality and quantity of their children’s screen time in a world when so many little ones are home far more than usual. From October 12 through 18, Circle will offer Prime members a $30 discount on a one year or lifetime membership.

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Save big on smart TVs

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Upgrade your old TV to the Insignia 43-inch Smart 4K UHD Fire TV Edition this Prime Day and you’ll be treated to an under-$200 price tag. You’ll be able to seamlessly connect to Amazon Prime’s included programming, Netflix, HULU, and other internet streamed programming in a cinch.

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Bryce Gruber
Bryce Gruber is an expert in gift ideas, shopping, and e-commerce. You've likely seen her work across a variety of women's lifestyle and parenting outlets and on TV shows. She lives and works in New York's Hudson Valley with her five small children.