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    32 Things You'll Probably End Up Using Seven Days A Week

    Reliable, useful, effective, instrumental...the list goes on and on.

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    1. A hair finishing cream to help tame those annoying little hairs that surround your face and fly around no matter the weather or how much you try to control them. It's the size of a mascara stick so you can easily keep tucked in your bag's side pocket.

    Made from natural plant extracts, the serum won't leave your hair greasy.

    Promising review: "No matter what I do or what expensive and high rated product I try, my flyaways are an annoying constant. This product has completely rid me of my daily top of head flyaway frizz! I wish I would have discovered this product years ago! It smooths my hair out and truly lasts all day. Be careful, as a tiny bit goes a long way!" —RHoffsommer

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

    2. Coty Airspun oil-reducing and setting powder you can use on top of your makeup to soften the overall look of your skin and reduce shiny buildup. It's great to keep in your pocket for that 3 p.m. afternoon oil that you can never avoid., Amazon

    It can also be used as a foundation to even out your skin tone and reduce the appearance of pores and blemishes.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this powder. I've used more expensive ones in the past, but this one takes the cake. It keeps my makeup on all day, even with my oily skin. I personally don't use the 'baking' method, but even so it keeps my face in place all day, even when I get hot and sweaty. Other reviewers are right, it does have a slight baby powder smell, but it doesn't bother my very much and once you've applied it to your face, the smell disappears. I recommend it to all of my friends!" —Brittany

    Get it from Amazon for $4.49+ (available as a pack of two and in six shades).

    3. A bottle of Mike's Hot Honey that'll add some spicy sweetness to any and every meal. It'll be the perfect topping to pizza, veggies, meat, and scrambled eggs. Honestly there's nothing you can't put this on, so consider it time to get adventurous.


    It's also paleo-friendly and gluten-free.

    Promising review: "I tend to shy away from spicy foods, but I couldn’t resist the opportunity to try a new condiment to liven up snacks and recipes with. I was afraid the spice would be overpowering, but it’s actually quite mellow and smooth; just the right touch of heat. So far, I’ve enjoyed this on fruit salad (banana/strawberry/blueberry) and drizzled on the original Chick-fil-A delicious!" —SleepsInRain

    Get it on Amazon for $8.48+ (available in packs).

    And check out our review of Mike's Hot Honey!

    4. A massaging brush to use in the shower while shampooing and singing your favorite Harry Styles bop. The soft silicone bristles can promote blood flow, relax scalp muscles, and exfoliate your skin. Plus the massaging effect will just feel really damn good.

    Promising review: "I cannot explain how good this feels when you're using it! It relaxes you and for sure is better than just using your fingertips to shampoo your hair. It actually goes down to the roots and makes sure that it gets into all the spots it can to clean your hair. My hair has never felt smoother since I started using this product." —Romie Patel

    Get it on Amazon for $7.98+ (available in three colors).

    5. Tend Skin razor bump and ingrown hair solution so you can get clear skin and nix those unsightly bumps after shaving. It'll also minimize that annoying post-wax redness and help rid of ingrown hairs. Bless.

    It's safe to use on your bikini line or on your armpits. For picture-worthy results, use on the affected area in the morning and at night!

    Promising review:
    "Amazing product! I've been using this for over 10 years. I put this on a cotton ball and wipe over my entire face after shaving. It kept any bumps or ingrown hairs from forming. And if I did have a bump, I would use this and it would be gone in a day or two." —Hilfy

    Get a bottle from Amazon for $21.99.

    And check out our highlight on Tend Skin here!

    6. A Migrastil roll-on stick that'll disperse peppermint, spearmint and lavender onto your skin if you start to feel head pain as a result of too much screen time (hello phone and computer). You can apply it directly to your temples and the back of your neck for some relief.

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    Promising review: "I have noticed throughout my work day I will begin to get the dreaded afternoon headache. This migraine stick is my new go-to. The second I feel a headache coming on, I just roll this on and within seconds I feel it working. Within a minute or so I feel fine again. I noticed it gives a little boost of energy as well. I have also used it when I feel a full blown migraine coming on. All I can say is it really works. In addition to taking the pain away, it also provides a tingly sensation. Wherever you roll it on tingles after application. I am now a customer for life and love this product. I have also noticed that even if I use it often, it keeps working. You don’t grow a tolerance to it." —Corinne Beck

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    And check out our review on the Migrastil roll-on stick here!

    7. A pair of blue light–blocking glasses to also aid in reducing digital eye strain (once more looking @ you phone and computer). They can leave your eyes feeling less dry and tired by filtering out short wavelength blue light emitted by screens.

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    I use blue light-blocking glasses everyday at work, and they've significantly helped my eyes and headaches. I used to get so stressed sitting in front of a computer because I knew I'd feel terrible in about two hours flat. With the glasses, I can focus more on work and not on the mega-migraine that's (no longer) approaching.

    Promising review: "Everyone knows from previous reviews that these glasses are unique and high fashion. I wanted to add that they do indeed block blue light. I am a graduate student and look at computer screens, iPad screens, and Powerpoint presentations all day. My eyes feel less dry and tired at the end of the day. I used a blue light filtering testing kit that came with a different pair of glasses and these passed. The glasses are on the heavy side but comfortable and have a solid, un-cheap feel." —SSMax

    Get them from Amazon for $29.95 (available in three colors).

    Check out our review of the blue light–blocking glasses for more info!

    8. A pack of MagicFiber microfiber cleaning cloths for those blue light-blocking glasses and electronic devices, because let's be real – living without smudges is nearly impossible. They're even delicate enough to use on camera lens! A few swipes over your lenses and boom — crystal clear.

    I keep a cloth in my bag, one at work, and one in my apartment! I hate having dust and dirt build up on screens, so they're super useful to have on-hand.

    Promising review: "I usually dislike microfiber cloths; I know they are supposedly great for cleaning your glasses and screens, but every single microfiber cloth I've ever used has left unbearable streak marks on every surface When I opened these cloths, I immediately used one to clean my glasses that I hadn't been able to clean properly all day. I used one of these cloths, and nothing else, and my glasses came out streak free and beautiful! Love these. I was hesitant to spend so much on cloths I was pretty sure I wouldn't like, but these blew me away! Most definitely will buy again." —Stephanie Hollander

    Get two from Amazon for $5.49+ (available in larger packs).

    9. A Dagne Dover card case, because lugging around a bulky, messy wallet is causing you more stress than you think. It's sleek with enough room for metro cards, credit cards, cash, and your ID.

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    Promising review: "I love how much this card case can hold! Enough space for all of my cards and a slot for cash. I like that this matches my purse and I can clip it inside of the bag – handy for finding such a small card case!" —Chelsea M.

    Get it from Dagne Dover for $35 (available in nine colors).

    10. An iOttie wireless charging stand so you don't have to struggle with plugging your phone in when you wake up in the middle of the night and realize your battery is almost dead. You can simply place your phone on the stand and it will instantly start charging.


    It works with all phone types and through phone cases!

    Promising review: "I've never liked the look of wireless chargers and had the Apple lightning stand, which was low profile and attractive. The looks of the iOttie stand changed my thinking. I actually like the look of it on my nightstand and it's far easier to place the phone on the stand in the dark. Placement isn't an issue – it charges right away. The small LED light on the side is so dim it does not interfere with my sleep. The build quality is great. I'd recommend it to anyone." —Richard

    Get it from Amazon for $34.95 (available in two colors).

    11. Five Two silicone spoons that'll become your go-to tools for whipping up meals, mixing recipes, flipping pancakes, and draining pasta. Since they're made of silicone, they're super durable, flexible, dishwasher-safe, and heat-resistant.


    In the set you'll get a all six pieces!

    Get the set from Food52 for $49 (available in three colors).

    12. An Amazon Fire TV stick so you can get access to thousands of channels and apps, plus over 500,000 movies and TV episodes. So yes, you can watch reruns of The Office before bed each night.


    You can enjoy Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, HBO, Showtime, NBC, and more. It also grants you access to live TV and sports from AMC, HGTV, ESPN, and Fox.

    Promising review: "I've been using the Fire TV stick for about two years, so I was a little skeptical about ordering the new 4G stick. That skeptical label can be removed right now. App downloads are much shorter and the picture is much sharper. So far it hasn't needed re-powering (like when the old stick became stuck). I think Amazon has hit a home run with this product." —J. Henson

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    13. A transparent coil hair tie that won't cause creasing or denting unlike regular hair ties. They're also super gentle, so they won't snag in your hair and cause painful pulling or ripping when you go to take your bun or ponytail out.


    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 $8.

    14. CeraVe's moisturizing cream, because it hydrates and nourishes without making your skin feel oily. It's dermatologist-recommended, quick-absorbing, and long-lasting.

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    Promising review: "Last year I moved to a new town and saw a new dermatologist who recommended CeraVe Moisturizing Cream for my dry skin and eczema. I can't tell you how many products doctors have recommended in the past that turned out to be just okay — so naturally, I took this advice with a giant grain of salt. But being the hopeful soul I am, I still gave it a shot. AND I'M SO GLAD I DID. First of all, you can use it all over, including on your face, which is very convenient. Second, it absorbs completely without leaving you feel either ~dry~ or gross and greasy. It's got some skin-strengthening ingredients and some fancy technology for releasing moisture all day (I read the jar...ha). But from experience, I can say that, yes, it does leave your skin perfectly soft and really does last all day. And for sensitive folks, it's also one of those free-of-everything creams. Can't recommend it enough." —Sarah MacMillan

    Get it from Amazon for $15.07.

    And check out our full review of the CeraVe Moisturizing Cream.

    15. A soap-dispensing brush ideal for scrubbing dishes so you can quickly get through that mountainous pile currently existing in your sink. The brush comes equipped with a scrapper for tough caked-on food, a separate bottle brush, and two replacement heads!


    I have a dish brush and I absolutely ~love~ it! It has totally replaced my kitchen sponge (since sponges can actually be v gross). It's durable, easy to use, and less messy than a sponge. Plus, you can swap out brush heads when the bristles start to get worn. I find I can really scrub with a brush so caked-on food has zero chance.

    Promising review: "I really like how handy this is, you can fill it up with soap and it allows you a good grip when you are scrubbing. I appreciate it keeps my finger nails from getting any guck. A good amount of soap is dispensed when you press the button. It comes with replacement and extra clear for bottles. I would recommend!" —Liz

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    16. Slipper socks with non-slip grip bottoms you'll want to pad around in the moment you get home from work. Freezing cold floors are a *huge* negative side efffect of winter IMHO, so combatting that with a comfy cozy pair of socks is the only way to go.


    They come in like a billion colors and styles so you'll be able to get a different pair for every family member!

    Promising review: "Last year, I purchased two pairs for myself and two pairs to give to my grandkids. Worn and washed multiple times and they still look new. Having mobility issues, I ride around my home in a wheelchair and Colorado has some cold winters! These allow me the traction I need to propel around my wood floor and I stay so nice and warm!" —Cactus Gramby

    Get them from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in various styles).

    17. An anti-slip solution for anyone who's constantly nagged by sliding glasses while out and about. These silicone grips are soft and flexible for everyday wear.


    Promising review: "My glasses were constantly slipping down my nose! No matter how tight my temple and hinges were adjusted, they would loosen and start to slip. In desperation I tried these! They work! I can now stand hours while teaching and do not need to push up my nose piece. I have had my glasses nearly slip off my nose during lab time, so these are a must for me. They do not put pressure behind your ears either." —carla

    Get five pairs from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in three colors).

    18. Balancing caps varying in size so you can screw them onto almost any bottle (like dressings, lotions, and soaps), store them upside down, and use every last drop to get your money's worth.


    In the long run, these caps can maximize savings since you'll no longer be throwing bottles out with residue inside. You can literally get every last drop out! Once one bottle is finished, you can remove the cap, wash it, and use again.

    Promising review: "I haven't had the item very long, but I've used them four times on four different bottle sizes with great success. I purchase a lot of large family-size products for the shower and have always hated trying to prop the bottles upside-down, then having gobs of shampoo, body wash, and lotion drip all over the place while removing the pump from the bottle. The various parts have fit with no issue on plastic bottles of varying sizes." —labbyluvr

    Get two from Amazon for $13.99.

    19. An eyeliner stamp, because spending time in front of the mirror trying to perfectly match your wings is so darn frustrating. Those with shaky hands can finally get the sharp edge they're looking for — this stamp will provide equal wings each and every time.

    One side of the pen is the stamp while the other is a regular eyeliner pen. Plus you can feel confident through the day; the stamp is waterproof and smudge-proof.

    Promising review: "I'm a makeup junkie and extremely picky with products. I don't actually have any issues with winged liner, but I've been dealing with some shaking issues so thought this might make my routine easier. Not a lot of trial and error, it's very simple to use, and creates a lovely and slightly curved wing. Now about the formula, I'm impressed. I was thinking that I could always go over it with my regular eyeliner, but I found that unnecessary. The liner pen tip didn't drag or skip; it's a very bold and solid black that dries quickly and has amazing staying power." —SaintLee

    Get the set of two (one for each eye) from Amazon for $13.97+ (available in three sizes and two colors).

    And check out our spotlight on the eyeliner stamp here!

    20. A pack of beeswax wrap so you can store leftover foods without spoilage. The warmth from your hands will soften the wrap around whatever you want and then cool to create a natural seal.


    To clean, just run it under cold water and let air dry. One wrap lasts about a year when used numerous times a week.

    Promising review: "Upon initial use I was very curious as to whether these would hold up upon multiple uses, turns out they are extremely easy to wash and reuse! We bought these to cut down on plastic and aluminum wrap waste that we have been using to preserve leftover foods in our refrigerator. I do not have a doubt in my mind that these will last multiple months and beyond. However, I would not suggest using them for raw foods, which could contain bacteria such as raw chicken or other meats; if not washed carefully bacteria may be transferred. Overall this was a pretty solid buy, and it makes us feel great about our mission to cut down on household waste!" —aaronwrex42

    Get a three-pack from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in eight styles).

    21. Garnier Fructis anti-frizz serum made with argan oil and apricot, because frizz can rear its head at any point in the day. This light serum will help to smooth out any stray pieces, leaving your hair silkier than ever before. And the huge bonus? It won't leave your roots feeling or looking greasy., Amazon

    I use this serum in the morning right before I head out the door and I love it. It helps the baby hairs around the crown of my head lay flat, instead of sticking straight up.

    Promising review: "Terrific product. I squirt a few drops in my palms, then I brush fingers and hands right through my short, but full crop of graying hair. Makes these tresses look ever so shiny and silky while keeping it all in place. Don't even need to use hairspray. I especially like the fact that it's not greasy, nor gummy, nor does it have an odor. It just has a pleasant and unassuming scent. Most of all, this product enhances the natural wave and light curl that I still have. For me, it's best used right after a shampoo and a towel dry." —Valerie C. Bartolo

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99.

    22. A high quality Tuft & Needle foam pillow, because those pancakes you slept on throughout college aren't cutting it anymore! This ventilated pillow will keep you cool, won't need constant fluffing, and will mold to the shape of your head.

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    Promising review: "Finally found a pillow my head and neck enjoy. I recommend this pillow for back and stomach sleepers. Gives great support and soft. Supports both head and neck perfectly. Been on it for a month now and I had no issue as all adjusting to it. Slept great first night on it. No complaints here!" —Kris Hall

    Get them from Amazon for $63.75+ (available in standard or king size).

    These were also selected as the high-price pick for the best pillows on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    23. A reusable Baggu shopping bag that'll become your best friend while grocery shopping or running errands. The sturdy handles and construction allow you to hoist items over your shoulder without having to worry about items breaking though.


    The bag can hold up to 50 pounds and is machine washable!

    Promising review: "They are so well-made, easily washable, colorful, easy as a shoulder bag, and convenient to keep in my purse or in the car. I am always prepared to shop! It's a good-sized, sturdy bag to accommodate all my needs!! Great as a beach bag, also." —Pat Murray

    Get it from Amazon or Baggu for $13.59 (available in five styles).

    24. A biodegradable wheat straw bento box, because an easy way to become a lunchtime pro is to meal prep. And this bento box will make that process so much easier. Plus, it comes with its own set of cutlery!

    The different compartments make packing a multi-food lunch easy and the center unit is leak-proof for liquids. It's freezer-, microwave-, and dishwasher-safe.

    Promising review: "I love it! It is a sturdy, attractive, well-designed product that will be enjoyed for years. The five compartments vary in shape and size and will accommodate a variety of foods: fruit, sandwiches, cookies, chips, salsa or dip – you name it! No more need for several zip lock bags just to keep food separate. It worked well in the microwave to heat up some delicious pasta. It can go in the freezer, the microwave and the dishwasher. Best of all, this eco box lives up to its name by being eco-friendly so it will not be clogging up some landfill or floating in the ocean in the years ahead. Meanwhile, I’ll be buying more for my home and for gifts." —John Carroll

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99.

    25. An organic blend of olive, lavender, almond, and grapeseed oils to help promote healthy skin, hair, and nails. It can moisturize and hydrate, help correct uneven skin tone, and calm skin irritation.

    I decided to buy this oil a while ago and have zero regrets. I wanted something that would moisturize my face and help with breakouts. This oil did exactly that. I noticed that my complexion overall was smoother and brighter. Without being prompted, more than one person complimented me on my refreshed looking skin! I've also used this in my hair, but in small amounts. If I overuse, I find that it can leave my scalp looking greasy. When I use only one pump and apply to the ends of my hair, I find my hair curls easier and seems fuller.

    Promising review: "I'm on my second bottle. It's lightweight, absorbs easily, smells good, and helps my dry hands and nails. I use it on my face; it doesn't clog my pores. I use it on my hair to soften it, 'cause it's on the wavy, coarse side. Very reasonably priced. Customer service is excellent." —J

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    26. A Rubbermaid produce saver that'll lengthen the lifespan of your groceries by regulating the flow of oxygen and carbon dioxide and preventing moisture build-up, slowing down the spoilage process. Now you'll actually get your money's worth of all those fruits and veggies you buy every week.


    Promising review: "We bought one of these just to try them out. We live in Montana and the veggies just don't seem to last as long as they did when we lived in AZ or WA. I put some baby spinach in one of the containers and nine days later the spinach literally looks as good as the day I bought it. I bought a three pack from Amazon and just threw a bunch of mixed berries in one and broccoli in another. I am extremely happy with my purchase." —pettyolives

    Get it from Amazon for $7.48+ (available in five sizes and in sets).

    Check out our review of these containers for all the info!

    27. Cable clips to keep your wires organized and easily accessible throughout the day. You can peel and stick the clips to whatever surface, like your desk, bedside table, car dashboard, or kitchen counter.

    Promising review: "These work unbelievably well for what they're supposed to do. They have incredibly strong adhesive and will keep your cable in place. The rubber is a little harder than the competition making it harder to get the cables in but also harder to get them out. This ends up being a giant plus, making it so that all the cables stay in and don’t fall out." —Khalil

    Get six from Amazon for $5.97.

    28. Mario Badescu facial spray, because it can hydrate, cool, and re-energize your complexion thanks to its formula of green tea, cucumber, and peppermint essential water. You can spritz some onto your face when your skin is feeling tight.

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    Promising review: "This stuff is amazing and definitely a holy-grail for me. I have naturally oily skin and am acne-prone. This has helped with my acne issues, keeps my oil under control, and really has improved the overall feel and appearance of my skin. I use it in the morning after a shower and follow with my normal skin regimen. A must-have, in my opinion!" —Amanda N.

    Get it from Amazon for $7+ (available in five sizes).

    29. A daily planner so you can successfully stay on top of each day's most important tasks and appointments — you can even make note of meals. Checking items off your list is rather therapeutic, let me tell ya.


    You can keep a log of your hourly schedule, plus top priorities for each day. In the notes section, you can keep track of daily water intake and bills that need to be paid!

    Promising review: "I’ve tried just about every type of organization system and nothing really sticks. I end up making a list on scrap paper in the morning and crossing things off as I accomplish them. This planner is perfect for me because it provides the daily structure I was looking for. At night before I go to bed I take five minutes to fill it out for the next day. I’ve been more productive with it and haven’t missed an appointment or deadline. And I just turn it over at the end of the day and use the other side as scrap paper for grocery lists and notes." —A. Elton

    Get it from Amazon for $12.50 (available in two styles).

    30. A soothing sound machine, because trying to fall asleep to the sounds of a bustling city or a noisy neighbor is...exhausting. It features a soft yellow nightlight, a timer, and 21 sound options to get you snoozing as quickly as possible.

    Promising review: "As someone who lives in NYC, there is constantly noise being made outside so falling asleep peacefully was a rare event for me. I gave this a try and it's been the BEST IDEA EVER! The sound machine is very well-built and has a nice look and feel to it. It has a bunch of different sounds so everyone can find one that they like and you can even customize the lighting on it according to your preference. I don't like to have it run all night, just until I fall asleep so I use the timer feature. I highly recommend this and will likely be buying some as gifts for upcoming birthdays!" —Dre Walton

    Get it from Amazon for $35.99+ (available in two colors).

    31. An insulated Hydro Flask stainless steel bottle that'll keep your beverage hot for 12 hours and cold for a full 24. It's BPA-free, incredibly durable, and spill-proof (AKA throw it in your bag and never worry).


    I took my Hydro Flask on a hiking trip and it was sheer perfection. It kept my water cold for hours on end, never leaked in my backpack, and took numerous falls without denting. And I never had to use a plastic water bottle the entire trip! This thing held up, no matter how many times I dropped it.

    Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE my Hydro Flask! I use it every day and carry it with me anywhere I go. It's been great at keeping my water cold. I left ice in this thing overnight and woke up to ice cold water with still plenty of ice left in it. I've also purposely left it in my car on a 90-degree day in California and I came back to find that the water was still cold. I was amazed!" —Isaias

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95+ (available in four sizes and 21 colors).

    32. A leather wristlet with RFID-blocking technology so your sensitive information stays safe. It's got 17 (!!!) credit card slots and an ID slot so you can easily flash the bouncer your ID when heading into your local bar. The high-quality leather and wax finish means it will withstand drops, spills, and daily wear-and-tear.


    Promising review: "This is a very well-made wallet. Stitching and zipper are very secure and sturdy. It has plenty of room for my credit cards as well as my checkbook, cash, and my iPhone. It does the job I need it to and looks nice, too. I am happy with this purchase." —Meline Knago

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in 26 colors).

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