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    43 Genius Products Future You Will Thank Present You For Buying

    Because TBH, you don't need to face the aftermath of a loose-fitting bin liner in 2021.

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    1. Ensure you don't lose your vaccine card by nabbing this gorgeous holder.

    2. Sorry, but how many of you knew that this dust mite and flea-banishing spray existed and didn't tell me about it? Spray it onto your sofa, rugs, or other soft furnishings to protect them from pests for up to three months!

    3. These watering globes will keep your plants hydrated for you for around two weeks at a time, so you won't look over one day to discover that your fave ferns have all but turned to dust in the summer heat.

    4. Forgot to iron your clothes the night before an event? This anti-crease spray is incredibly fast-acting!

    5. Prepare yourself for summer by snapping up this ridiculously highly-rated suction tool that works for everything from bee stings to horsefly bites.

    6. This TikTok-famous organiser will keep your bathroom sink clean without you having to think about it. It doubles as a toothpaste dispenser!

    7. Reviewers have been seriously impressed by this extra-strength deodorant that'll keep you dry for days at a time.

    8. If you haven't gotten your hands on some SPF50 sunscreen yet, consider the ridiculously high ratings on this inexpensive Nivea one to be a sign.

    9. This magnetic tracker will let you know when your pet's been fed, so they'll be unable to trick your household members into unwittingly giving them a double dinner.

    10. You'll be glad you bought these microwave jacket potato cookers on nights when waiting an hour for a single spud feels absolutely impossible.

    11. You know when half of your bin liner falls into the bin and it makes removing the whole bag a *much* grosser process? Yeah, that won't happen with these bags that have elasticated tops.

    12. Keep your pet hydrated while you're out and about no matter how far away you are from a tap by buying this clever bottle!

    13. You won't forget to add *that* item to your grocery list when you use this magnetic whiteboard that'll stick effortlessly to your fridge.

    14. Protect your countertops from scalds and burns by using this heat-resistant silicone trivet. It works as a jar gripper, a spoon rest, and more!

    15. There's something so frustrating about not being able to find the lid that matches your plastic container when you know you put it away in the cupboard recently. This useful wooden organiser can help!

    16. If you're tired of coming home to find out your charger has been left on all day for no reason (which, same), these timer sockets can help to lower your electricity bill and your guilt.

    17. Prevent your food from going off prematurely by nabbing these nifty clips.

    18. You can close the awkward gap between your hob and your countertop with these silicone strips.

    19. If you live in a hard water area, this screw-on shower head will make the water you wash with softer.

    20. What if your coffee machine knew when you were going to wake up and had a hot cup of java ready the second your alarm went off? Guess what, folks – this one can do that!

    21. These silicone ice trays have handy lids, so you won't splash water into your freezer after refilling them. Plus, your ice cubes won't take on that weird freezer taste (I can't be the only one who hates that, right?).

    22. Avoid cross contamination by using these colour-coded flexible chopping mats. They each have little food icons on their corners for added clarity!

    23. You'll be able to keep your opened wine fresh for up to a week(!) by using these vacuum stoppers.

    24. If your house gets mouldy or damp way too often, it might be time to nab these low-hassle dehumidifiers.

    25. You can pop this genius bin over your kitchen cabinets for some seriously low-hassle food prep.

    26. Protect your sinks from hair, food, and more with these inexpensive drain strainers.

    27. Hate cleaning the varnish from the sides of your nails after painting them? This peel-off nail polish barrier has got your back!

    28. Protect your unit from soap stains, fingerprints, and streaks with this shower shield solution. Just one application will help to keep your unit dirt and smudge-free for around three months!

    29. I'm sorry, but tearing your bread when you spread butter on it is MUCH too cruel of a punishment for forgetting to take the block out of your fridge early enough. These genius knives create delicate curls, so even hard butter will become spreadable!

    30. Banish your blemishes with this fast-acting acne cream.

    31. Your clothes' colours won't run into one another when you use these Colour Catcher sheets!

    32. You can conceal *and* heal your spots as and when they pop up with these discreet hydrocolloid patches.

    33. Settle in for a great night's sleep with this ridiculously highly-rated contoured eye mask! It might just prevent the sunshine from waking you up at 5AM, and it comes with earplugs too.

    34. I'm struggling to believe that this oscillating fan is under £20, but here we are. I bought mine a couple of months ago and am always thankful I did when it gets hot!

    35. Buy the bugs in your home a one-way ticket out of there with these sticky stakes. They can be inserted into your plant's soil, so you won't have to look at a grim insect chandelier whenever you enter a room like you would with other fly tapes!

    36. This eco-friendly Magnoball will draw all the limescale out from your washing machine or dishwasher, and will last you for up to five years!

    37. This oven liner is an easy and effective way to keep the base of your cooker clean.

    38. This cleverly-designed kitchen gadget will allow you to roll out dough without getting flour or butter on your fingers (ugh, the dream).

    39. Unlike other brands, this sunshade will reach all the way down to the edges of your car window.

    40. This post-shave balm is designed to prevent the redness and annoying little bumps that some people (like me) have to deal with after hair removal.

    41. This bamboo bath mat looks great AND is naturally water-repellent.

    42. I haven't had to face red-raw thighs a couple of hours after heading out since buying these anti-chafing shorts. They're completely unnoticeable under my dresses and skirts!

    43. Sick of seeing the built-up crust in your kettle? This descaler ball is here to help! Just pop it in your appliance and leave it to work its magic.

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