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Prime Day UK: Skincare, alcohol and games are a few of Amazon's best-selling products

Anya Meyerowitz
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It feels like we’ve been waiting for Amazon Prime Day for months, and now we’re already on the second and final day of it. Time flies when you’re snapping up bargains, doesn’t it?

Don’t worry though, if you couldn’t make it yesterday, there is still time to stock up on brilliant deals today - we just need to get clever about it.

Amazon has revealed what were it’s best-selling categories and products on the first day of the shopping extravaganza - and the results may surprise you.

The top-performing categories on Prime Day so far include toys, games and puzzles, skincare and make-up and wine and spirits.

As for the best-selling products? We’ve rounded them up below to make your last-minute shopping that extra bit easier. Prime Day ends at 11.59pm this evening, so you may want to act fast.

So, game-face on, it’s bargain time.

Amazon’s best-selling Prime Day categories and products

Category: Family games

Some of the best-selling categories on Prime Day so far include toys, games and puzzles. With lots of families having spent a lot more time at home in 2020, it’s no surprise we’re all turning to new (and old) forms of entertainment.

Jenga | £8.99 (Was £8.99) 40% off

Jenga
Jenga

Monopoly | £14.99 (Was £22.99) 35% off

Monopoly
Monopoly

Guess Who | £12.99 (Was £17.62) 31% off

Guess Who?
Guess Who?

Category: Beauty

Beauty gift sets and fragrances were a top-seller, with Vera Wang’s popular Princess Eau De Toilette having a whopping 72% off, while Sanctuary’s Gift Set was almost half price.

Vera Wang Princess Eau De Toilette Fragrance for Women | £16.90 (Was £60) 72% off

Vera Wang Princess Eau De Toilette Fragrance for Women
Vera Wang Princess Eau De Toilette Fragrance for Women

Sanctuary Spa Gift Set | £21.75 (£40) - 46% off

Sanctuary Spa Gift Set
Sanctuary Spa Gift Set

This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Spray: Natural Sleep Aid | £13 (Was £19.50) 33% off

This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Spray: Natural Sleep Aid
This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Spray: Natural Sleep Aid

Category: Shop small

For Prime Day this year Amazon wanted to help small businesses and offered Prime members who spent £10 with select small businesses on Amazon in the lead up to Prime Day a £10 voucher to spend during the shopping event.

Small businesses have flourished during Prime Day, with a few top products from small and medium brands including headphones, sweets and a posture corrector.

Anker Soundcore Life P2 True Wireless Earbuds with Noise Reduction | £29.99 (Was £49.99) 40% off

Anker Soundcore Life P2 True Wireless Earbuds with Noise Reduction
Anker Soundcore Life P2 True Wireless Earbuds with Noise Reduction

Alexa-enabled Govee Smart WiFi APP Controlled LED Strip Lights | £15.01 (Was £23.01) 37% off

Alexa-enabled Govee Smart WiFi APP Controlled LED Strip Lights
Alexa-enabled Govee Smart WiFi APP Controlled LED Strip Lights

Posture Corrector for Men and Women for Clavicle Support by Gearari | £7.99 (Was £17.99) 56% off

Posture Corrector for Men and Women for Clavicle Support by Gearari
Posture Corrector for Men and Women for Clavicle Support by Gearari

Category: Wine and spirit

While we don’t know what products are trending in the alcohol section, we do know that there are hundreds of great deals to take advantage of, from whisky and wine to Prosecco - now is the perfect time to stock up for Christmas.

No.3 London Dry Gin, 70cl | £24 (Was £36.50) 34% off

No.3 London Dry Gin, 70cl
No.3 London Dry Gin, 70cl

Gran Campo Viejo Cava Brut Reserva Spanish Sparkling Wine, 75cl | £13.10 (Was £16.40) 20% off

Gran Campo Viejo Cava Brut Reserva Spanish Sparkling Wine, 75cl
Gran Campo Viejo Cava Brut Reserva Spanish Sparkling Wine, 75cl

Southern Comfort Original, 1 L | £12.51 (Was £28) 45% off

Southern Comfort Original, 1 L
Southern Comfort Original, 1 L

Visit our Amazon Prime Day UK 2020 hub for more deals you won’t want to miss.