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    24 Products That'll Basically Pay For Themselves The Very First Time You Use Them

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    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. This headlight restoration fluid will make scuffed, dirty, or yellowed lights look as good as new again.

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    This highly-rated cleaning fluid won't just make your headlights sparkle – it'll help to prevent against future yellowing too! Just place some of the product onto a cloth and rub it into the affected area before wiping it away with a microfibre cloth. Reviewers say the results are seriously impressive!

    Price: £6.35.

    2. If you get car sick often, these anti-nausea wrist bands are well worth a try. Some folks say they really work for them!

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    These simple wrist bands work by applying pressure to the centre of your wrists. Customers say they've been seriously surprised by the results, and at less than £4 for two pairs, they're a serious bargain too!

    Price: £3.99 for two pairs.

    3. The Ordinary's hyaluronic acid is a pretty much foolproof way to deeply hydrate your skin.

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    This acid binds to the water that's already in your skin to make sure it stays exactly where it should. Its lightweight formula properly penetrates the skin rather than just sitting on top of it!

    Price: £7.11.

    4. Carpets are pretty expensive, so it makes sense to keep the one you have in great shape. Reviewers rave about this highly effective powder from Vanish!

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    Just sprinkle it over your carpet, wait for about twenty minutes for it to settle in, and then vacuum the powder up. You'll remove all the worked-in grime and dirt it's absorbed too!

    Price: £9.44.

    5. These suede and nubuck brushes will transform your fave shoes and clothes without damaging them!

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    Customers say this set cleans suede and nubuck brilliantly – they're firm enough to effectively clean your shoes, and soft enough to not damage the material.

    Price: £2.70 for two.

    6. This Seche Vite topcoat dries quickly and leaves a silky, chip-resistant finish. It's helped my home manicures last for weeks (which is impressive, seeing as nail polish barely lasted me a day before!).

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    This topcoat works by penetrating through your nail polish to the base of your nail, helping to bond the varnish in a really thorough and durable way. It dries incredibly quickly too, so you won't have to worry about smudging your nails or waiting ages until you can use your hands again!|

    Price: £7.88.

    7. These ethylene-absorbing discs are designed to make your fruit and veg last way longer. Customers have been really impressed by the results!

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    Chuck one of these into your crisper drawer or fruit bowl and its carbon centre will absorb any chemicals that might spoil your fruit and veg. Customers are seriously impressed by how long they keep food fresh for!

    Price: £10.99 for four.

    8. These fabric combs will remove the bobbles and lint from your clothes in no time.

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    These (satisfying AF) combs work exactly as you'd expect – simply run them over your clothes and they'll pick up and remove bobbles as they go.

    Price: £6.99 for three.

    9. You can't put a price on a refreshing night's sleep, but if you could, it'd probably be more than these cooling gel pillow inserts cost.

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    You won't even need to refrigerate these before use thanks to their stay-cool filling!

    Price: £6.98 for two.

    10. These Compeed patches are a great way to cushion any blisters that form on your feet, and the relief is pretty much instant.

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    They'll provide a thick gel cushion between your blister and your shoes, and they'll stay in place without budging for days! Yeah, I'll take nine of these, thanks.

    Price: £3.56 for five.

    11. This knife sharpener will keep your most important (and expensive) kitchen tools in tip-top shape.

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    It's way easier to use than a buffing stick! Just place it on your countertops and it'll stick really firmly while you run your knives through the double-sided buffer. Reviewers rave about how sharp this fuss-free gadget gets their blades!

    Price: £8.00.

    12. You'll basically be able to valet your own car for less than a tenner thanks to this highly-rated interior shampoo. It works on all synthetic upholstery!

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    Spray this stuff onto any stained seats, let it soak in, rinse it away, and voila – the fabric will look good as new again! Plus, this spray cleans and deodorises, so your seats will smell as fresh as they look.

    Price: £8.12.

    13. This eyebrow tint claims to dye your brows for up to six weeks (and having used it myself, I can vouch for that promise!).

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    The applicator inside this pack makes the long-lasting product incredibly easy to apply. Run it over your brows and the tint will get to work in ten minutes, defining even the smallest hairs! The results are noticeable AND natural-looking.

    Price: £5.63.

    14. And speaking of long-lasting products, this highly-rated antiperspirant will last you for days, not hours (yes, really).

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    I know it sounds a little out there but, if the ratings are anything to go by, this spray really does live up to its promise. Customers say just a couple of applications per week is enough to keep them sweat-free for days. If you don't take their word for it, there's a money-back guarantee too!

    Price: £12.00.

    15. This powerful drain fluid will dissolve everything in your sink, including hair.

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    Pour both parts of its two-component formula down the affected drain one after the other, wait for about an hour, and then simply rinse the blockage away! Customers say it really does live up to its promise (seriously, check out the reviews on this thing).

    Price: £6.00.

    16. This grout-reviving pen will leave the spaces in between your tiles looking as good as new.

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    Run its nib along any discoloured grouting for an instant colour refresh! The formula is antifungal, helping to prevent the new coating from getting covered in mould.

    Price: £4.00.

    17. This 4head stick claims to get rid of the symptoms of headaches in minutes, and if the reviews are anything to go by, it looks like it's doing something right.

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    It contains levomenthol, which helps to reduce your headaches without leaving a greasy or sticky feeling on your skin. 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: £3.49.

    18. These hydrocolloid patches will cover AND heal your spots at the same time. I swear by mine for an effective quick fix!

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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 the zit out and eventually eradicate it. The patch will camouflage your spots too by masking the redness!

    Price: £5.99 for 24 patches.

    19. This reusable pet hair-removing roller is really, really good at its job.

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    This lint roller is reusable, and because it's specifically designed to remove animal hair from your surfaces, it'll pick up really delicate strands and bits of dust too. Plus, it's easy to clean – just press a button and all the collected hair will fall out into the bin!

    Price: £13.99.

    20. Transform your cuppas for less than £4 with these reusable descaler balls!

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    Drop one of these wire descalers into your kettle, put it on to boil, pour the water out, and then remove the mesh ball – the limescale inside your kettle will have collected between its wires, leaving you with clearer, scum-free cuppas. You can rinse the mesh balls after use and they'll be good to go again!

    Price: £3.49 for two.

    21. This incredible plant food will perk up your sad-looking houseplants in no time.

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    This nutrient-rich formula promises to bring some lustre to the leaves and flowers of your plants, and judging by its rave reviews it looks like it's pretty good at the job!

    Price: £2.00.

    22. Restore your most precious belongings to their former glory with this easy-to-use cleaning pen.

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    The brush at the tip of this pen gets into all the nooks and crannies of your precious metals and stones, cleaning them gently but effectively! Just twist the back of this conveniently-shaped pen and it'll release a cleaning fluid that works on everything from gold to silver, platinum, diamonds, and all other precious stones.

    Price: £8.95.

    23. If your bins always end up being put back in the wrong place, these personalised bin stickers will be worth their weight in unwritten passive-aggressive notes.

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    You can get your street name and house number printed onto these highly-rated weatherproof stickers! They'll arrive through your letterbox via free first-class Royal Mail postage.

    Price: £3.25 for four.

    24. These ant baits got rid of my flat's infestation for good (not bad for less than £4!).

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    The food inside is laced with slow-acting poison, so when worker ants bring it back to the queen ant, it'll remove the source of your six-legged troubles.

    Price: £3.49 for two.

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