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    27 Amazing Products That Are Basically Magic

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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. A butterfly umbrella that changes color when wet. Now you'll actually get excited when the weather forecast shows rain., Amazon

    The butterflies will start out white, but then turn multicolor!

    Get it from Amazon for $21.46 or check out this similar color-changing umbrella.

    2. A eyeliner stamp for anyone that spends way too much time trying to get their wings to be mirror images of each other. This will do all the work for you!


    This wing stamp is waterproof and smudge-resistant! You'll get two stamps (one for each eye) and as a bonus, the stamp has an eyeliner pen on the opposite end for any touchups.

    Promising review: "I struggle with makeup in all aspects. Eyeliner is no exception. If I get one side to look good, the other side never matches. I was skeptical that this little eyeliner pen would help me, but it does. It goes on smoothly and only needs some minor filling in. There are two double-ended pens. One with a left stamp and one with a right stamp. The other end on both is a regular eyeliner tip. It dries quickly and stays on all day. I’m very happy with this purchase." —Rebecca

    Get two stamps from Amazon for $13.97.

    3. A double purpose strainer and steamer you can collapse within seconds for easy storage.


    It's heat-resistant, flexible, and dishwasher-safe.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $21.99.

    4. A fabric defuzzer to remove lint and pilling so you're never discouraged from wearing a sweater again. This gadget will make every item look brand new.


    This tool has three settings and takes two AA batteries (not included).

    Promising review: "This little defuzzer worked better than I dreamed it would. It's very easy to use. The top pops off so you can clean out the little balls you have shaved off. I used it on my favorite blouse that after a couple of washings, decided to get little balls all over it. Then I tackled a major item: a pair of black sweat pants that were almost throw away pants as they were completely covered in fuzz balls. It did a really good job." —stilljojo

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in nine colors).

    5. A remote-controlled, dimmable LED color-changing lightbulb with four lighting modes (flash, strobe, fade, smooth) and 16 color choices. It'll set the mood during your next party and turn your bedroom into a colorful wonderland., Amazon

    Promising review: "I am absolutely delighted with these bulbs. I need a very dim light in my bedroom for when I have to get up and use the bathroom. I prefer red because I spent many years aboard Navy ships. Being able to bring it from very dim to bright almost instantly is nice. It's entertaining to change the colors and use the strobing effect." —Duke of URL

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ for one bulb.

    6. A cooling towel because I don't think anyone can avoid sweating post-workout or on a boiling summer day. This towel will drop to 30 degrees below the average body temperature to bring sweet relief.


    This towel is chemical-free, machine washable, and reusable. To activate the cooling power, just wet the towel, ring it, and snap it a few times. It will stay cool for up to two hours. Once it dries, you can restart the process to activate again!

    Promising review: "Great buy! I have done a lot yard work and recently had to break down a huge mount of dirt and rake grooves in it to plant grass seed. I so happened to pick one of the hottest days to do it. But this towel did the trick! It kept me cool enough to complete the task. I did have to go inside to get it cool again, but it took no time to do so." —Anna DePinto

    Get it from Amazon for $4.64+ (available in 11 styles).

    7. A grooming glove to remove excess hair from your beloved pet by mimicking petting as to calm nerves and keep fidgeting at a minimal.


    Promising review: "Fantastic dog grooming aid! Our older rescue dog isn't too keen on the routine dog brushing stuff but her thick coat really needs the grooming — this dog grooming glove is the exactly right answer. Put the glove on, pet the dog, and all that loose hair comes away leaving her coat feeling so much smoother and softer without causing her to be nervous or upset over a brushing. Highly recommend, and yes I'm going to be ordering as gifts for a couple of other dog owners I know!" —DSP

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available for left and right handed people).

    8. A non-toxic, plant-based cleaner that'll remove stains entirely. It can tackle wine, oil, coffee, makeup, and so much more.

    Read a BuzzFeeder's review!

    Promising review: "I've used this on work shirts that hold every stain and odor, even after washing and bleaching! I used this product ONCE and they were literally clean and fresh-smelling! Then, I tried it on several white T-shirts which had yellowed under the arms and were destined for the rag-pile: one wash. Clean! This is going to be a staple in my house now." —zoma2001

    Get a 25-ounce bottle from for Amazon for $11.53.

    9. A non-slip grip strip you can use on literally anything and any surface.


    This grip is truly magic! It isn't a magnet, isn't a sticker, and doesn't use glue.

    Promising review: "This can stick to nearly everything and even if you drop it in dirt like I did, a quick rinse is all it needs to get it sticky again." —Ricki

    Get it from Firebox for $9.09+ (available in four colors).

    10. A pack of space-saving, vacuum-sealed bags designed to decrease the original volume by 80% so you can store a ton of large items like sweaters, throws, and duvets.

    These bags are super sterile, so you don't have to worry about mold or mildew building up inside. They're also a great alternative for seasonal clothing, and come with a travel pump to remove air.

    Promising review: "THESE ARE LIFE CHANGING. They even give you a hand pump to use in case you're taking the bags camping or just don't have a vacuum handy. I tested the pump to see how well it works, and it worked perfectly! Works just as well as a vacuum, just takes a little more effort pumping out the air. Using these bags, I have half my closet back! I used three bags to store ALL THE items in my closet including three large pillows and several thick blankets and comforters. I will most definitely be buying more; these are fantastic!!!" —Knastay

    Get 5 bags from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in three sizes).

    11. A kitchen tool you'll be able to use for multiple jobs. It's a slotted spoon, a solid spoon, a spatula, a turner, and a cutting tool all in one!


    This nifty tool is dishwasher-safe and can withstand heat of up to 480 degrees Fahrenheit.

    Promising review: "Give this a cap and a costume, because this is the only thing I need in the kitchen! I've used this to flip grilled cheese, stir red beans and rice, strain Brussels sprouts, and taste sauce. I use the flat edge to cut onions that are too large, and I also use this to scrape the bottom of the pan. Plus, this has held up fine in multiple dishwashings, and has allowed me to toss a few kitchen tools that have become obsolete." —Hiawhatha

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    12. A color-changing lipstick that'll adapt to your pH level for an always flattering, unique shade.


    Promising review: "This feels much closer to lip balm than a lipstick, in all the good ways. It gives a subtle color that shows up differently on each person, and my lips don't feel dried out or flaky like other lipsticks sometimes do." —MGK

    Get it from Amazon for $18.75.

    13. An extendable ladder with a safety lock feature so you can reach any height without the fear of falling.


    Just think about how easily you'll be able to store this ladder!

    Get it from Amazon for $109.78+ (available in five heights and five colors).

    14. A packable hanging shelf that'll help you stop living out of your suitcase and actually settle into your temporary abode. Now it's like you actually live there!


    This foldable shelf fits 20" and larger suitcases including standard carry-ons. There are compartments for clothes, underwear, and toiletries, plus a zippered pocket for shoes and dirty clothes.

    Promising review: "This organizer makes packing and unpacking so fast! It keeps my business clothes wrinkle free, too. For one or two nights business trips, I can easily fit my work, gym, and leisure clothes folded into one compartment. My cosmetics go in another, belt and jewelry go in the convenient top pockets, and there's still room for dirty clothes on the bottom section. I can pack and unpack in five minutes now. It also only takes 30 seconds to go from hanging to packed when I need to leave. I love this product and highly recommend." —Heidi Slocumb

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in four colors).

    15. A reusable notebook with 50 double-sided pages you can erase via water or heat. You can also save your notes as PDFs onto your smartphone.


    This notebook is tree-free, so the water and heat won't damage the pages, just erase your notes and doodles. If you download the Elfinbook app, you can upload the pages and save everything directly onto your phone. The outside cover is made from a durable plastic so it will last you a long, long time.

    Promising review: "This notebook is really cool. I was skeptical at first, but it works great. The pen writes smoothly and when you erase something in the notebook, it does not leave smudges on the pages. You can even erase with a damp napkin or put the notebook in a microwave with a cup of water. This notebook is going to save me a lot of money." —Sarah Belcher

    Get it from Amazon for $15.88+ (available in two sizes and five styles).

    16. A mini printer that'll connect to your phone via WiFi so you can finally print all those vacation photos from 2015 you've been hoarding.


    Android phones can sit in the dock, while iOS phones can connect via a lightning adapter. Photos will print in 4" x 6" size.

    Promising review: "This little printer is awesome! I was very impressed with the quality of the pictures! They were every bit as good or better than ones I've had done professionally! I'll be taking it with me when I travel since it works on Wi-Fi and charges my iPhone! Great product!" —T.. Kierce

    Get it from Amazon for $139.99.

    17. A celestial mug perfect for anyone who might not see the stars regularly (aka city dwellers). Once hot, the mug's image will reveal the constellations.


    This 10-ounce mug is microwave-safe, but hand-wash only.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95.

    18. A weather-predicting storm cloud to keep on your bedside table so you never leave your home again without being properly prepared for what's to come.


    How does it work? The crystals inside react to different weather conditions, forming various patterns to signify what's happening outdoors.

    Promising review: "It’s the most perfect and mesmerizing home decor I’ve ever owned. It’s different every day. Also a good conversation starter!" —Customer

    Get it from Firebox for $38.69.

    19. A set of reusable silicone bottle caps so you never have to worry about spillage again. They also help to keep your drink carbonated if you feel like finishing it at a later time.


    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $9.99+ (also available as a set of 54).

    20. A cold brew maker because constantly spending money on iced coffee is probably draining your bank account. Just add 14–16 tablespoons of your favorite ground beans into the mesh filter, place the filter into the pitcher, add water, place in the fridge, and watch it brew overnight!


    Read this full review by a fellow BuzzFeeder to learn more!

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in one or two quart sizes).

    21. A set of invisible pens for writing secret messages. To reveal, use the light on the cap!


    Promising review: "These pens are pretty awesome. They came on time and were exactly as expected. You write in clear ink and then the little light on top reveals the message. I got these as party favors for my kid's birthday party and I'm pretty sure they'll be a hit with kids of all ages. I have to say for the price, I think they're cool and worth it." —Miranda

    Get a pack of 12 from Amazon for $12.99.

    22. A super thick magic cleaning sponge that'll remove grime and dirt from a wide variety of surfaces.


    The bonus? All you need is water to use this sponge!

    Promising review: "I have no idea how these things work but they clean ANYTHING. We had a rust stain on our tile that we tried everything on with no luck. These things took it off with just water! We also had a coffee cup stain on our bathroom counter that we also tried everything on. Once again, just water and this sponge took it off! The best part....I use them in my fishtanks to clean algae! I am amazed!!" —Matty

    Get a pack of 20 from Amazon for $8.95.

    23. A solar charger compatible with any type of phone for hiking trips when you're bound to lose cell battery. This charger only needs the sun to juice up your device.

    This charger only needs 4–5 hours in the sun to be fully charged! It's waterproof and has an off button, so you won't lose any battery between charges. It can charge two devices at once and is easy to hang on your backpack. It also has a built-in flashlight.

    Promising review: "It feels sturdy and solid, and it charged up my phone really fast. It was able to charge two phones fully before needing a charge itself. I am also glad it has the amazing solar power capability. When we are out, we don't need to worry about charging phones anymore. The sun will do the trick." —Kleinsmith

    Get it from Amazon for $22.88+ (available in six colors).

    24. A collapsible water bottle so you never make up another excuse about not staying properly hydrated. This one folds down to fit in your pocket or your purse.


    Made of strong silicone, this water bottle is 100% BPA-free and airtight. It can also go on the top rack of your dishwasher.

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99.

    25. A jewelry cleaning brush because no one should deal with dull diamonds. This brush will make them sparkle just like the first day you bought them.

    Promising review: "Can't tell you the number of times I've been on my way to an event, meeting, party, etc., and realize my ring is cloudy from lotion — ack! I run to the bathroom to quickly clean it, it takes 30–60 seconds max, and my ring looks brand new again! I don't even take my ring off — just get it wet, twist the bottom to make the cleaner come out into the brush, scrub with the brush, and rinse with warm water. The cleaner foams up as you brush — it really feels like it's cleaning off the grime and oils. The brush is super soft and really gets into nooks and crannies, unlike the brushes that come in those jar cleaners that are always too bristly and thick for my dainty yellow gold jewelry." —honestreviewer

    Get it from Amazon for $5.49.

    26. A coil hair tie that won't cause creasing or denting unlike regular hair ties.

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    These coils will save you on the days you want to keep your hair super straight, but need to keep it pulled back.

    Promising review: "I have thin, fine hair and either my hair gets tangled and pulled out with traditional holders or they slip out of my hair. I have used these coils for four days and have not had an issue. They don’t pull or snag. And the best part is that they stay in and don’t slide out." —ChrissyT

    Get eight from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in five colors).

    27. And finally, a 40-in-1 multi card tool you should always keep in your wallet because #life.


    This tool includes wrenches, screwdrivers, a bottle opener, a can opener, a pry bar, a cord cutter, a hex bit driver and more. Plus, the edges aren't rough, so you don't have to worry about it cutting your hands or wallet.

    Get it from Amazon for $25.95.

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