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Welcome to Hype Machine, our hit-list of the top reviewed products across the web — according to a crowd of die-hard shoppers. Call this your 4-star & up only club, with entry granted by our devoted-to-the-goods shop editors.
Marie Kondo might have officially made decluttering your home positively chic, but what are you to do when
everything in your beauty stash sparks joy? One solution: Invest in a life-changing makeup organizer that will keep you organized whether you’re getting ready in your room or taking the show on the road (to your parents’ house in the suburbs). How else would you keep track of your new Fenty Beauty bronzers or razor-sharp liquid eyeliners?
With that in mind, we’ve scoured the best of the internet to bring you the most talked-about organizers and bags to make displaying your beauty must-haves a total breeze. From your favorite ’90s throwback tote to train cases fit for a makeup artist, click through to shop the Internet’s top rated finds.
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Caboodles On The Go Girl The OG Makeup Organizer Frosted tips can remain a relic of the ’90s, but we’ll wholeheartedly welcome a return of Caboodles’ iconic retro makeup tote, which comes in a ton of colors and designs. Totally cool! The Hype: 4.7 out of 5 stars and 103 reviews on Ulta Beauty Organization Obsessives Say: “I’m pleased to now know that Caboodles are every bit as practical & well made as I remember, based on the one my Mom had I was growing up. It looks cute on my dresser and makes me happy every time I stop to use it. Good buy.” — QuinnBee, Ulta Beauty Reviewer Caboodles On the Go Girl, $, available at Ulta Beauty
Etsy Makeup & Desk Organizer The Pop-Of-Color Makeup Organizer Add an accent color to your space with this airy blue organizer that artfully displays all your favorite beauty trinkets. The Hype: 4.9 out of 5 stars and 69 reviews on Etsy Organization Obsessives Say: “You never realize how much time this organizer saves you until you actually purchase one. The blue is gorgeous but I ultimately decided to go with the white one. It’s a great size and definitely organized my bathroom a lot better.” — Alexis, Etsy Reviewer stunningbae Makeup Organizer • Makeup Brush Holder, $, available at Etsy
Large Luxe Acrylic Makeup Organizer Clear The Modular Makeup Organizer If you love perusing Pinterest for #organizationporn, then this choose-your-own-adventure modular organizer is perfect for expanding your storage setup as needed. The Hype: 4.5 out of 5 stars and 75 reviews on The Container Store Organization Obsessives Say: “I was contemplating on several different options for my make up storage, and then ran upon these items in The Container Store. I will have to say that I absolutely love it! The pieces are easily stack-able – without moving or sliding around. Also, it gives me the ability to add the unit as I grow my makeup collection. This system is awesome and I would recommend to anyone!” — MakeupMommy, The Container Store Reviewer The Container Store Large Luxe Acrylic Makeup Organizer Clear, $, available at The Container Store
Calpak Hard Side Cosmetic Case The Luxe Makeup Organizer It’s not just another Instagrammable makeup organizer; Calpak knows a thing or two about travel products, and this makeup case shows it. A hard exterior keeps all your precious powders and palettes safe from impact, and the removable long strap makes it ideal for taking it on the go. The Hype: 4.9 out of 5 stars and 69 reviews on Calpak Organization Obsessives Say: “I simply love my Vanity case. I haven’t had a real chance yet to travel with it yet due to Coronavirus but will some one day.” — Georgette, Calpak Reviewer Calpak Vanity Case, $, available at Calpak
Dotted Line Cece Makeup Cosmetic Organizer The All-In-One Organizer It’s not just for interior goods — this major home retailer has some of the highest-rated makeup organizers on the internet, including this blockbuster organizer in clean acrylic. The Hype: 4.8 out of 5 stars and 686 reviews on Wayfair Organization Obsessives Say: “This is just what I needed! For so long, I’ve kept my makeup in makeup bags and have had to remember where something was. With this stand, I can easily go to what I need since everything is visible! Great size, deep drawers and no assembly. I love it!” — Marilyn, Wayfair Reviewer Dotted Line Cece Makeup Cosmetic Organizer, $, available at Wayfair
Sanipoe 360 Rotating Makeup Organizer The You-Spin-Me-Right-Round Organizer Got lots of makeup, but not a lot of space? Make the most out of limited vanity table space with an organizer that gives you easy access to all your daily go-to’s. The Hype: 4.5 out of 5 stars and 5,809 reviews on Amazon Organization Obsessives Say: “I LOVE THIS SPINNING ORGANIZER! I’m so glad I bought this. Assembling this was pretty easy. Instructions are direct and clear. It’s a great space saver and I love how it spins so I can find what you want in no time at all. Recommend to girls who have lots of cosmetics just like me.” — Zoooeey_, Amazon Reviewer Sanipoe 360 Rotating Makeup Organizer, $, available at Amazon
Anthropologie Faceted Vanity Organizer The Gold Accent Organizer The Hype: 4.3 out of 5 stars and 12 reviews on Anthropologie Organization Obsessives Say: ” Anthropologie Faceted Vanity Organizer, $, available at Anthropologie
Home Basics Medium Makeup Organizer in Clear The Essential Makeup Organizer This ultra-affordable pick is perfect for keeping all your daily makeup items in one place. The Hype: 4.7 out of 5 stars and 9 reviews on Bed, Bath, & Beyond Organization Obsessives Say: “Great for holding your makeup or other small supplies needed. I like how deep the compartments are to hold items.” — Lilybelle, Bed, Bath, & Beyond Reviewer Home Basics Medium Makeup Organizer in Clear, $, available at Bed Bath and Beyond
Sonia Kashuk Weekender Makeup Bag The Little Black Dress Organizer Chic, right? Sonia Kashuk’s travel tote organizer features a variety of pockets and compartments to stash everything from tiny tubes of moisturizer to jewelry and more. The Hype: 4.6 out of 5 stars and 21 reviews on Target Organization Obsessives Say: “Love the size of this! You can fit a ton of stuff in it but the bag isn’t ginormous. It’s a manageable size while still holding everything. Love the 3 compartments. Exactly what I was looking for” — Cocospaghetti, Target Reviewer Sonia Kashuk Weekender Makeup Bag – Black, $, available at Target.com
Relavel Travel Makeup Train Case The Packing Cubes-Meet-Makeup Organizer You know those luggage packing cubes that made packing for vacation (back when that was a thing we did?) so much easier? Think of this travel case as the beauty equivalent of that. The Hype: 4.6 out of 5 stars and 5,546 reviews on Amazon Organization Obsessives Say: “It was a steal! I’ve owned a ton of make up bags over the years, but I will keep using this one. The bag is sturdy, protects all your products. The organizers are really helpful! There is a section just for your brushes and a flap that separates them from your products keeping them clean. This case has stayed clean unlike all my other previous makeup bags where products would spill. I would definitely recommend the purchase!” — Jennifer, Amazon Reviewer Relavel Travel Makeup Train Case Makeup Cosmetic Case , $, available at Amazon
Ikee Design Acrylic Jewelry & Cosmetic Storage Display Boxes The Crystal Clear Organizer Like your favorite Container Store find, these stackable acrylic organizers allow you to customize your storage for your unique needs. (i.e. storing all 20 of your extremely essential red lipsticks…) The Hype: 4.6 out of 5 stars and 13,594 reviews on Amazon Organization Obsessives Say: “LOVE this product! It comes in two separate pieces but the top fits perfectly on top of the drawers. It’s a great size, and fits allllmost all of my makeup. Great for people who are starting out their makeup collection, but you can really fit a lot of products in the drawers. Fits great on bathroom counters, dressers, or a makeup counter! I definitely would recommend this product. It was carefully wrapped and packaged too.” — Jess Russo, Amazon Reviewer Ikee Design Acrylic Jewelry & Cosmetic Storage Display Boxes, $, available at Amazon
Base 4 Groovi Beauty Center Cosmetic Organizer The Makeup Brush Hoarder Organizer Got a ton of eyeliners, liquid lipsticks, mascaras, or brushes? Look for a storage system with built-in slots that let you sort ’em out and leave them on full display. The Hype: 4.9 out of 5 stars and 46 reviews on Ulta Beauty Organization Obsessives Say: “I recently purchased this handy stylish organizer for my beauty table and I love it! It holds my makeup brushes, sponges, foundation, eyelash curler, eyeliners, etc., yet still has room for more products. Definitely worth the price for sure, I highly recommend it!” — BeautyLuvr, Ulta Beauty Reviewer Base 4 Groovi Beauty Center Cosmetic Organizer, $, available at Ulta Beauty
SHANY Mini Makeup Train Case With Mirror The Rock Star Worthy Makeup Organizer Come for this mini train case’s studded exterior, stay for the storage space and portability. (Oh, and it comes in a rainbow of colors.) The Hype: 4.3 out of 5 stars and 1,210 reviews on Amazon Organization Obsessives Say: “This train case was much bigger than I thought. I fit about all of my make-up including my full size brushes in this tiny case. I usually carry a large box and two small bags I’m excited to have such a great organized make-up case. I was impressed in the quality of this case. The only flaw in this is the second tray doesn’t seem to hold my double eye shadow, but I’m perfectly fine with that because it fits great in the bottom with my brushes and other larger items. I’m very pleased with this case. My fiance calls it my tool box. It’s a great buy..” — Amber maddux, Amazon Reviewer SHANY Mini Makeup Train Case With Mirror, $, available at Amazon
Sephora Collection Pack It All Organizer The All-Around Organizer Traveling with your beauty products just got way easier. Beauty shoppers can’t get enough of this bag’s multiple compartments and sturdy construction, meaning that it’ll hold up against even at the bottom of your weekender duffel. The Hype: 4.9 out of 5 stars and 190 reviews on Sephora Organization Obsessives Say: “Love!! This makeup bag fits so many products AND I can organize it with the compartments. I definitely have to be careful with what I pack because you can’t pack a ton of large products, but I love it nonetheless. I’m so happy I have it and it makes me want to travel more! 😉 Honestly really happy with the bag. And it’s so sturdy!” – Natt13, Sephora Reviewer Sephora Collection Pack It All Organizer, $, available at Sephora
Herschel Supply Co. Chapter Carry-On Travel Kit The Makeup Bag Organizer Looking for a downsized option? Herschel’s candy-colored dopp kits feature a mesh storage sleeve, outer pocket, and roomy main compartment for all your essentials. The Hype: 4.9 out of 5 stars and 60 reviews on Urban Outfitters Organization Obsessives Say: “I do a decent amount of traveling for work and for fun, and this thing has held up very well! Very sturdy and still cute. Holds everything you need, make up, tooth brush, perfume, extra tampons.. great bag.” — Kinzi, Urban Outfitters Reviewer Herschel Supply Co. Chapter Carry-On Travel Kit, $, available at Urban Outfitters
Vera Bradley Iconic Large Blush & Brush Case The Sleepover Party-Ready Organizer The top handle makes it easy to carry, and the plush exterior reminds us of our favorite quilt at grandma’s house — in the best way. The Hype: 4.7 out of 5 stars and 47 reviews on Vera Bradley Organization Obsessives Say: “I love this cosmetic case! It is incredibly spacious with lots of storage compartments within. The clear flap that covers brushes is great for keeping them clean and the mesh pockets within the large compartment are great for organizing different items. I bring this bag with me whenever I travel and it holds all my makeup, lotions, shampoo/ conditioner, body wash, toothbrush and toothpaste. This makes traveling an ease because all of my cosmetics are kept together!” — Caitlin, Vera Bradley Reviewer Vera Bradley Iconic Large Blush & Brush Case, $, available at Walmart
Travelon Hanging Toiletry Kit The Hang-It-Up Organizer Overpackers, rejoice: Travelon’s take on the beauty organizer features an insane amount of space to carry every product in your 15-step skincare routine, and even gives you the option to hang it on a hook for eye-level access. The Hype: 4.6 out of 5 stars and 144 reviews on eBags Organization Obsessives Say: “Lots of options for organizing and grouping toiletry items. Easy to overstuff and still get all the zippers closed. Have not used it hanging up, but it works very well laid out on a counter.” — Anonymous eBags Reviewer Travelon Travelon Hanging Toiletry Kit – Quilted, $, available at eBags
Groovi Beauty The Chief The Mini Drawers Makeup Organizer Keep everything in its place with a mini set of drawers to organize and access your makeup stash at all times. The Hype: 4.3 out of 5 stars and 35 reviews on Ulta Beauty Organization Obsessives Say: ” It’s a decent size, and three out of the four drawers have dividers in the middle of them, so it makes it easy to organize. It also looks really nice & clean in our bathroom.” — Cecily, Ulta Beauty Reviewer Groovi Beauty The Chief, $, available at Ulta Beauty
Soho Black Eye Pop Crosshatch Beauty Case The Real Deal Organizer If you own (or are traveling with) a veritable arsenal of products, you won’t do better than this train case that folds out to display tiers of shelving. The Hype: 4.7 out of 5 stars and 61 reviews on Ulta Beauty Organization Obsessives Say: “the storage and shelves are perfect! I love that the shelves inside are long ways to fit brushes and liquid lipsticks. I also like that the inside is black for easy cleaning.” – Leipupu, Ulta Beauty Reviewer Soho Girl Black Eye Pop Crosshatch Beauty Case, $, available at Ulta Beauty
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