Contrary to what you may believe, getting—and staying—in shape doesn’t require you to spend a small fortune. In fact, you only need a handful of essentials to help you get started on your fitness journey. From resistance bands to wearable weights and more, some of our favorite at-home workout products cost under $50 (and are available to purchase on Amazon) and can help you reach your goals in the new year without ever having to leave the house—or invest thousands of dollars in devices, gear, or gym memberships.

1. GYMB Booty Bands; $13

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With a whopping 24,500-plus Amazon reviews, GYMB booty bands are one of the most popular—and affordable—fitness products you can find. Each pack comes with three bands featuring different resistance levels (light, medium, and strong, respectively). Plus, the non-slip rubber grips add an extra level of durability, making them great for strength-training workouts and other high-intensity regimens.

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2. ABFLEX Ab Toning Belt; $50

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The ABFLEX ab toning belt has racked up more than 8000 reviews, and for good reason. The device is designed to tone and tighten your tummy using electric pulses. Users can choose from 99 intensity levels at the press of a button using the handheld controller. A convenient carrying case is also included.

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3. Gaiam Yoga Mat; $30

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This Gaiam yoga mat has more than 16,000 Amazon reviews and an average overall rating of 4.7 stars. Its sturdy PVC construction and non-slip surface—allowing you to perfect your poses sans sliding all over the floor—has made it a fan favorite. Choose from over 35 colors and patterns to suit your style preferences.

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4. TriggerPoint GRID Foam Roller; $30

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Relieve muscle aches and discomfort that may result from intense workouts by incorporating the TriggerPoint GRID foam roller into your fitness routine. The top-rated tool is specially designed to maintain its shape through repeated use, works well for pre-workout stretches, and has a near-perfect average rating of 4.7 stars from over 17,500 reviews.

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5. Iron Gym Pull Up Bar; $32

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No home gym? No problem. Instead, use this portable pull-up bar from Iron Gym, which has garnered more than 18,000 reviews thanks to its sturdy steel construction and easy assembly. It’s conveniently designed to fit door frames up to 35.4 inches wide, and comes complete with tools, bracket, and a safety manual for near-effortless installation.

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6. Bala Bangles, Pack of Two; $49

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Made from recycled stainless steel wrapped in soft silicone, these Shark Tank-approved Bala Bangles are just as functional as they are stylish with their fun colors and minimalist-inspired design. The hands-free, one-pound weights can be easily strapped onto the wrist or ankle via the adjustable elastic band. While prices fluctuate up to $55 depending on the color you choose, you can still grab a set in pink, bone, charcoal, deep blue, heather gray, or sand for under $50.

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7. Amazfit Band 5 Fitness Tracker; $35

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Fitbits are great, but they're also expensive. The Amazfit Band 5 fitness tracker is under $50 and chock-full of noteworthy features, including built-in Amazon Alexa functionality and 15-day battery life. The lightweight watch also tracks your heart rate, sleep patterns, steps, and blood oxygen saturation levels, and you can select a model from three color options (black, olive, and orange).

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8. DEGOL Skipping Rope; $9

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Amp up your cardio routine using the DEGOL skipping rope, which has amassed close to 50,000 Amazon reviews. The steel, PVC-coated rope, which extends up to nine feet, can be easily adjusted according to your height, while the memory foam-coated handles offer a secure yet comfortable grip.

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