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    27 Genius Products That Are Basically Living In 3021

    These products are honestly smarter than I am.

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    1. Don't mind me, just ordering this folding digital kitchen scale ASAP.

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    It spreads out to form a base that you can rest a container on, and the LCD display makes it easy to see the weight of your ingredients (you can set the units to grams or ounces). This clever gadget folds up into a compact shape when it's not in use, so you'll be able to store it in your cutlery drawer or utensil pot.

    Price: £9.99.

    2. These genius food-preserving sheets will keep your baked goods fresher for longer!

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    You'll just have to pop one of these bad boys into your food container and leave it to work its anti-spoilage magic on your bread, cakes, and more! They don't leave any scent or flavour behind them, and because each sheet will last you for about a month, the pack of six should see you through for half a year.

    Price: £5.99 for six sheets.

    3. Keep your herbs alive with minimal effort by using this self-watering plant pot.

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    You can place water in the base of this pot, which will then gradually get absorbed by your plant's soil as and when it needs it via a stick irrigation system. The set includes a water level indicator, so you'll know when the reservoir is due a refill! Some reviewers say they've gone up to twelve weeks on one fill (woah).

    Price: £8.99.

    4. Lighter always running out of gas? Don't worry – this flameless USB-powered one has got you covered.

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    It's completely rechargeable, so you won't have to deal with the mess and hassle of refills. Plus, you can angle its flexible nozzle towards whatever surface you want to light.

    Price: £11.99.

    5. If you're sick of throwing out disposable pads for your flat mop, the chances are that you'll love these washable microfibre covers.

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    Simply chuck these in the washing machine whenever they get a little grubby! You can use them wet or dry – customers say they're compatible with a wide range of flat mops.

    Price: £7.69 for three.

    6. I'm losing it over this genius wall-mounted brush that your pets can use to self-groom! It'll ensure that all their loose hair has been removed before they get a chance to moult on your sofa or other soft furnishings.

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    You can easily stick this onto your walls thanks to its self-adhesive pads! Its handy catnip compartment will make the relaxing brush even more appealing to your furry friends.

    Price: £3.29.

    7. This retractable washing line snaps back into its casing when it's not in use, so you'll be able to dry your clothes no matter how small your outdoor space is.

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    Pull the line out from its detachable reel until you've reached your desired end point before wrapping it around the casing's hook to keep it taut. Reviewers love how easy it is to install!

    Price: £6.99 for a 15m-long line.

    8. These cedar wood rings naturally repel moths, making them a great addition to your wardrobe.

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    They couldn't be simpler to use if they tried– just pop 'em onto your hangers and leave them there!

    Price: £7.95 for 30.

    9. These ultra-soft noise-isolating earphones are designed for people who like to listen to podcasts or music as they fall asleep (genius, right?!).

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    Not only are these soft silicone earbuds comfortable AF, they have handy skip, pause, and volume buttons too so you won't have to face the light from your phone while shuffling through your playlist!

    Price: £11.99.

    10. I'd tried every hack in the book to keep my freezer ice-free before finally landing on these frost-preventing freezer liners.

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    Rather than waiting for your drawers to defrost for hours before hacking away at the shelves, you'll be able to just whip the compartments out and rinse the sheets.

    Price: £3.49 for two.

    11. Anyone who wears glasses will appreciate this anti-fog spray, which is especially useful when you're wearing a face covering.

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    Simply spray this stuff over your lenses, let it dry, and then rinse it off – you'll have fog-proof specs in no time. It's actually designed for scuba divers, so you know it's got to be good!

    Price: £7.25.

    12. This sofa saver will make your cushions way less likely to sag over time.

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    The boards inside this protector will provide a solid surface for your cushions to rest on, which means they won't be able to sink into the unsupportive sofa base.

    Price: £13.99 for a two-seater sofa size.

    13. This stunning nail polish changes colour according to the temperature of the room it's in.

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    This nail polish looks incredible *and* claims to last for up to three weeks at a time!

    Price: £3.99.

    14. Detergent can be really expensive, so it's a good thing this eco-friendly laundry egg is so highly-rated. It'll last you for up to 210 washes!

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    Pop it in the drum of your washing machine with your clothes and the beads inside will create a fresh-smelling lather as they circulate. I've used it myself and am now obsessed – it removes stains and odours just as well as regular detergent does!

    Price: £12.99.

    15. If you love writing things out physically but wish you could save your words digitally, this app-enabled notebook is here to help.

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    You can upload everything you write in this notebook onto its accompanying app, where you have the option of sharing your files to sites like Google Drive, Dropbox, and Word. As if that wasn't enough, you can wipe ink from these sheets using water and they'll be good to go again – your notes will stay stored (and searchable) in the app for as long as you need them.

    Price: £16.99.

    16. You can turn a water bottle into a humidifier with this lil' guy (the future is HERE).

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    This USB-powered humidifier is as easy to use as it is effective. Place a bottle of water into the grip, turn it upside down, set the timer for however long you like (you can choose from two, four, six, and eight-hour shut-off points), and it'll start releasing small bursts of vaporised water. Customers say it makes their air feel fresher, and it's a great way to combat the drying effects of central heating!

    Price: £19.99.

    17. This water-repelling treatment will make driving in the rain that little bit easier. It's ideal if your windscreen wipers can't keep up with British downpours!

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    Apply the solution straight onto your windshield, allow it to dry, and then buff the surface with a cloth. People have been stunned by how long-lasting and effective this treatment is!

    Price: £3.49.

    18. If you're sick of having to deal with those annoying bumps and red patches after hair removal, we have something in common. This soothing post-shave balm is here to help!

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    Apply it after shaving or waxing to help prevent ingrown hairs and razor rash. The formula contains antioxidant blackcurrant oil, hydrating almond oil, and soothing aloe vera – users say it's helped to make their shaving process easy for the first time!

    Price: £3.99.

    19. This car dehumidifier bag has converted some sceptical reviewers who had previously seen fogged-up windshields as an annoying fact of life.

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    This highly-rated dehumidifier draws all the excess moisture out of your vehicle, helping to decrease condensation and improve the air quality in your car. When it's full, the spot on its side will change colour, at which point you can just microwave it for six minutes before it's good to go again!

    Price: £6.79.

    20. These hydrocolloid patches will cover AND heal your spots.

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    Apply one on top of a spot and it'll begin drawing the excess moisture and gunk out from your skin, helping to dry it out and eventually eradicate it.

    Price: £5.99 for 24 patches.

    21. This 4head stick claims to get rid of your headache in less than two minutes – if the reviews are anything to go by, it looks like it's doing something right.

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    It contains levomenthol which can help to reduce headaches when applied to the forehead. Unlike with regular medication, there's no limit to how often you can use this swipe-on stick per day (which is great, as you'll get up to 100 uses out of this thing!).

    Price: £4.00.

    22. Walk your dog without having to carry bags in your pockets by using this sleek dispenser keyring. It doubles up as a torch, which is perfect for those longer evenings!

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    Just clip it onto your lead, keys, or bag, and then unroll and tear off the lavender-scented bags whenever you need to.

    Price: £8.59.

    23. This shower shield solution will protect your unit from soap stains, fingerprints, and streaks.

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    It works on ceramic, glass, and metal! Apply it to the desired area and then wait for the solution to dry before buffing it with a clean cloth. It'll repel dirt and water for up to three months!

    Price: £8.50.

    24. This (kind of gorgeous) car bin is deep enough to hold a lot of rubbish, and so sleek it'll fit seamlessly into your vehicle.

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    It's waterproof and leak-proof, and its adjustable buckle extends up to 23cm.

    Price: £9.99.

    25. Sorry, but how clever is this collapsible colander?!

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    This dishwasher-safe colander folds flat when it's not in use, so it'll save you some serious space in your cupboards!

    Price: £2.99.

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

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    The magnetised centre of this ball will crystallise and remove the limescale from your water, helping you to get softer water which will give you better results from detergents and soaps.

    Price: £9.49.

    27. Love the look of false lashes but hate how difficult they are to apply? This magnetic lash and eyeliner set will do all the hard work for you, and you won't have to worry about getting clumps of glue in your natural eyelashes either.

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    Just run the fast-drying eyeliner over your eyelids before placing the natural-looking false lashes on top! They'll attach to one another magnetically for a long-lasting, mess-free ~lewk~.

    Price: £8.99 for five pairs of false lashes and two magnetic eyeliners.

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