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    23 Low-Effort Products To Help You Become More Productive Without Even Realising

    Get productive the easy way.

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    1. This tear-off pad is designed to help you achieve your goals every day.

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    It's got 50 undated sheets that have a "daily achievements" box, a to-do list, a fun clock-shaped time organiser, and more. The paper it's printed on is really thick and high-quality, too!

    Price: £9.99.

    2. These earplugs are perfect for when you need to focus on your work instead of that half-audible conversation people are having in the flat above you.

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    You can work in peace and quiet with these earplugs, which customers say are great at cancelling out noise! They're designed to fit you comfortably, because the material moulds to the shape of your ears.

    Price: £4.99 for 20 pairs.

    3. This resistance band is an easy workout tool that you can keep on hand to help you exercise even while you're doing your work.

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    You can use this resistance band even when you're typing – just place them over the outside of both legs and push against the material. It works for your arms too, and because it's so easy to pick up and put down, you'll probably find yourself using this band all the time!

    Price: £2.49.

    4. These stunning memo pads will motivate you to start taking notes, and because the sheets are so pretty, you'll actually want to look at them to see the messages on there.

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    The pack of six pads should be enough to last you ages, too!

    Price: £4.23 for eight.

    5. Plan your meals in advance by using this magnetic whiteboard, which has different sections for every day of the week.

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    This whiteboard is designed to be easy to wipe down with a tissue, and four markers are included in the pack. It's a great way to ensure you don't have to spend time thinking about what to make for dinner, and it'll help you keep track of which groceries you'll need too. The magnetic backing means you can just stick it onto your fridge hassle-free!

    Price: £9.99.

    6. These shower cloths have handy suction cups attached to their top corners, so they'll be within reach as soon as you stop showering.

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    The best time to wipe down your shower is immediately after you've finished using it, when the steam has loosened all the dirt and your soap spills haven't hardened yet. That's why the suction cups on these cloths are so genius! You'll always have one to hand after your shower, and the material is designed to clean and polish glass and chrome without leaving any streaks behind.

    Price: £7.45 for two.

    7. You can type up a storm on your lap without having to worry about an overheated laptop getting you out of the groove by using this cushioned tray.

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    With a comfy cushion base and a sturdy plastic tray on top, this useful lil' thing is really portable. Customers say it's great value for money, and it doubles up as a desk for writing and eating too!

    Price: £8.50.

    8. These microfibre cloths are a low-effort way to keep the glass and metal around you looking good.

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    They distribute pressure really evenly over your surfaces, helping to clean and polish them without leaving streaks behind. Just run one of these bad boys over your mirrors or door handles and it'll leave them gleaming (trust me, you won't be able to stop using these once you start because the results are super fast and incredibly satisfying).

    Price: £6.99 for 10.

    9. You can write notes on these large sticky tabs, so you'll be able to remember why you marked out that specific page without having to reread the whole thing to try and remember.

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    The glue on the back of these sticky tabs is designed to stick firmly to your pages without leaving any marks or residue behind when the tabs are removed. Customers have been wowed by how handy these lil' things are!

    Price: £5.60 for 90 sheets.

    10. This memory foam cushion will help to support your back when you're sitting down, so you'll be able to sit straight for longer without any strain.

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    The memory foam moulds to fit your back while staying firm enough to give you some serious support! The handles on either side of this cushion make it easier to carry, and reviewers rave about how comfortable and supportive it is.

    Price: £15.50.

    11. This low-effort, 30-minute cookbook is packed full of easy and delicious recipes that you can make in the time it takes to order and wait for a takeaway.

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    It's packed full of recipes that are achievable and fast to cook, including shrimp tortilla soup and one-skillet cashew chicken (yum).

    Price: £11.44.

    12. Keeping this yoga mat on your bedroom floor will encourage you to do a few simple stretches or even a full-on workout!

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    The material is thick and absorbent, so your home workouts will be as quiet as possible. It comes with a useful handle too, which means you can carry and store this mat easily!

    Price: £4.99.

    13. This document clip allows you to see paper notes at your computer without having to strain your neck by peering down at your desk.

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    It'll keep a firm hold on your sheets while storing them right at eye level, so you don't have to fumble around in your drawers to find that *one* letter or crane your neck to look down at your desk. It basically acts as a low-effort noticeboard that you can easily attach to the side of your computer by sticking it on via the adhesive strip.

    Price: £6.95.

    14. Clean your makeup brushes the easy way with this textured board.

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    It's got a variety of surfaces, so there's something for all kinds of brushes. The raised parts will get right in between your bristles, helping to clean them really thoroughly in a low-effort way! The suction cups at the back means this mat is non-slip too.

    Price: £2.79.

    15. If these purrfect cat-shaped pens don't inspire you to write, IDK what will.

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    The thin gel tip makes for smooth writing (plus, it doesn't hurt that these pens are super pretty!).

    Price: £6.99 for 12.

    16. This mould remover spray will help you finally get rid of that annoying patch on your ceiling or walls, and it'll remove it all in about 30 minutes with no scrubbing needed.

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    Spray it onto your walls, tiles, or grouting, then wait for about 30 minutes for it to work its mould-removing magic. After that, you can wipe the product away to reveal a clean surface underneath!

    Price: £8.74.

    17. These watering globes will basically water your plants for you. Fill them with water and they'll last you for about two weeks!

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    When moisture leaves your soil, it releases oxygen that then enters these globes, pushing the water that's inside out. The water that leaves the globes will be proportional to the amount of water your plants have lost, so they'll never be over or under-watered!

    Price: £5.99 for two.

    18. This rice cooker will prepare your grains in the microwave in a matter of minutes.

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    There's a steam compartment at the top of this cooker that ensures your rice doesn't dry out in the microwave! All you'll have to do is chuck some rice in the base of this cooker, add some water, close the lid, and then microwave it for a few minutes. The container is dishwasher-safe!

    Price: £8.24.

    19. This book from Mrs Hinch is filled with easy and smart cleaning hacks and tasks!

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    Written by the Insta-famous cleaning queen, customers say this book is really helpful! People say that completing the tasks in the book has not only made their home look better, it's made them feel more relaxed, too.

    Price: £6.49.

    20. This motivational mouse pad really says it all.

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    Aside from looking great, this mouse pad is really well-made too. The non-slip rubber underneath means you won't have to worry about this mat slipping around when you're using it, and the foam surface is incredibly comfortable. It's compatible with all mouse types.

    Price: £5.99.

    21. These drop-down hangers will organise your rail and make sure you don't spend ages looking for one particular top in your wardrobe.

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    You can store up to five items of clothing using the rail space of just one hanger with one of these, and the drop-down display means you'll be able to tell exactly which clothes you have to hand at a glance.

    Price: £8.99 for ten.

    22. You honestly can't go wrong with some good coffee when you need to get going – this Lavazza Prontissimo instant coffee has gotten some great reviews!

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    This Arabica coffee has really impressed customers, who say that the flavour is incredible and the intensity is adequately high (even for people who really love their caffeine). This container has enough in it to last you for 52 cups!

    Price: £4.50 for 95g.

    23. This memory foam pillow will help to give you a great night's sleep, which is honestly the best way to ensure a productive day when you wake up.

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    The outer case of this pillow is hypoallergenic, and the memory foam inside will support your neck as you sleep while still staying soft and comfortable.

    Price: £9.99.