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    21 Things You Need If You're Overheated All The Time

    Hello sweaty summer, it's me.

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    1. A mini wireless desk fan that'll become oh-so handy this summer during mornings of sweltering heat. Everyone's experienced getting to work literally drenched in sweat.


    It comes with a USB charging cord for when you need to re-juice the battery!

    Promising review: "It's a small fan, but powerful. It only comes with one button, but there are three modes – just use the single button to adjust the mode you want. It is very light, too. I can take it anywhere with me. Once I fully charge the battery, it lasts for a long time." —Jack

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

    2. Adhesive underarm sweat pads, because we've all suffered from some intense perspiration stains. They're ultra-light, hypoallergenic, and non-scented. They'll keep you dry even in moments of panic so you don't have to worry about wet marks.


    Promising review: "I'm relatively new to using shirt guards and was very impressed by these. They worked very well – were easy to apply, stayed on all day, were absorbent, and also were easy to remove at the end of the day. Goodbye deodorant stains, goodbye sweat stains! Just remember to take them out before you put your clothes in the wash." —Lulu Walker

    Get 80 from Amazon for $15.99.

    3. Oil-blotting sheets so you never again have to deal with a greasy face from sweating. One sheet will soak up any excess shine, leaving your skin feeling soft and smooth.,

    And they won't strip away your makeup in the blotting process! Trust me – I own these and use them everyday. They're a great way to touch-up if you're feeling extra greasy and oily.

    Promising review: "Great product for reasonable price! Really works and leaves my face fresh with no oil on my problematic T-zone area for the entire day! My main point was to find oil-blotting product that doesn't have any 'bad' ingredients, like many others do for this price. And I found it! I've used many oil-blotting products, but this one is the best so far!" —Violetta

    Get a pack of 100 from Amazon for $6.95+ (available in two scents and in larger packs).

    4. An aluminum-free, hypoallergenic, vegan, baking soda–free, cruelty-free deodorant that'll provide coverage for up to 72 hours! If you're already hot, you really don't want to deal with intense B.O. smells.


    I've been using Lume for a few weeks now and really love it. It's pretty much magic. You've only got to use a little on each armpit, but don't worry. It goes a longggg way — I've noticed full days without smells, and that's with working out.

    Promising review: "I have tried so many non aluminum deodorants. All would burn my skin and not work. I've only used it for about three days now, but for once it doesn't burn my skin. Thank you for making an unscented stick! I went to the gym every day and have done an hour of cardio and no stench! That's amazing. Third, it does not seem to affect my clothing. No stains! I will be a buyer for life." —Alyssa H

    Get it from Lume for $13.99.

    And check out our picks for the best natural deodorants on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    5. An insulated Hydro Flask stainless steel bottle that'll keep your water cold for a full 24 hours so you can cool yourself down when you feel like you're literally on fire. It's BPA-free, incredibly durable, and spill-proof.


    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. I was always hydrated, even in the hot sun.

    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).

    And check out our top picks for the best insulated water bottles on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    6. A cold gel mask to put on when you get home and are, you guessed it, completely and totally overheated! The soothing gel will instantly provide relief, while the cutouts allow you to go about your business uninterrupted.


    This can also help with headaches!

    Promising review: "The mask is so comfortable and relaxing. I like that it has an adjustable band that fits around your head so it does not slip and slide around. Just adjust the band and it stays comfortably in place. Cools quickly in the fridge. Great product! Would not go without one now." —Doreen

    Get it from Amazon for $9.97.

    7. Or an ice roller so you can massage your way to relief and a normal body temperature. You can target the area around your eyes if you feel puffiness or just want to calm the skin after sun exposure.,

    The roller head comes apart from the body and can be stored in the freezer between uses!

    Promising review: "Absolutely LOVE this ice roller!! It helps wake me up in the mornings. It reduces the appearance of puffiness especially around the eyes! It helps cool me off quickly when needed. It’s going to be a lifesaver this summer during the hot temperatures! I have MS and whenever I get overheated, it makes my symptoms flare up. This will definitely be a game changer for me." —Tressie Holden

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in eight colors).

    8. Urban Decay makeup setting spray that'll keep your makeup from settling or forming into fine lines when you overheat. The chilling technology actually cools down your makeup so it'll look flawless, no matter how hot you actually are.


    You can apply it directly to your face after finishing your makeup! It's lightweight, so it won't leave you looking shiny.

    Promising review: "This setting spray is great for summer. It cools your face and keeps your makeup in place. I wish they sold a travel size of this that I could keep in my purse. So nice." —Deb05

    Get it from Sephora for $33.

    9. Cotton crew-neck T-shirts so you can be comfortable during the hotter months. They'll become your go-to shirt to throw on for errands, lunch dates, or evening plans.


    Promising review: "Every item I’ve bought from Amazon Essentials has been a quality product at a great price. These shirts are no exception. Soft cotton with good stretch that should retain their shape. Lightweight, but not at all see- through. Good cut and perfect length, just below my hips." —Carolyn S. Zeman

    Get two from Amazon for $16+ (available in women's sizes XS–XXL and 34 styles).

    And check out our picks for the best women's white T-shirts and the best men's white T-shirts on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    10. A cell phone fan to provide a precious breeze while on-the-go. It'll plug into your phone's charging port, getting power from the phone's battery to operate.


    It fits iPhone models 6–XS/XR and iPads.

    Promising review: "Very convenient little fan! It doesn’t take up too much battery, and doesn’t take up much space when not plugged into your phone. Great for hot days in lines at Disneyland or if you’re a naturally warm person like I am." —Laura Bergman

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99 (available in two colors). For Androids, check out this similar fan for $11.99 (available in two colors and two plug types).

    11. Or a set of handheld fans that can fold up easily and be thrown into your bag before heading out for the day.


    Promising review: "I love these little fans. I bought extra to give to my friends and they love them. I live in Texas and it gets extremely hot in the summer. Air conditioners can't keep up with the heat. So whenever I'm somewhere and it's too warm and stuffy, I just pull my little fan out. It folds up perfectly every time and fits in my purse." —Frances Moffeit

    Get three from Amazon for $9.98.

    12. A memory foam pillow with cooling gel so you can stay cool as a cucumber while snoozing. The outer cotton shell is soft and breathable, while the inner shredded foam will conform to your head and shoulders.


    Promising review: "I was skeptical of this pillow because it had a smell when I first opened it. However, I let it air out and used some fabric freshener and now it's perfect. It is adjustable and comes with extra filling so you can adjust the firmness. It's kept it shape over time and I love the fact that the case is machine washable. It's so soft and it keeps me cool all night." —shan

    Get it from Amazon for $45.90 (available in standard, queen or king).

    13. And a temperature-regulating mattress pad that'll wick away moisture, leaving you cool and dry all night long. It means you'll finally be able to sleep through the night without waking up in a sweat.


    Promising review: "This attractive, quilted mattress cover with its subtle white-on-white pattern combines soft, cushioned comfort with practical, moisture-resistant function. It is generously sized, making application – on and off –quick and easy. The result is a neat, stay-in-place fit. Best of all, it slips onto even a very deep mattress without a struggle!" —Squadmember

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, sold exclusively at Macy's for $51.98 (originally $130, use code DAD to get 20% off, available in king size). Also, pair it with a temperature-regulating duvet for $79.98+ (originally $200, use code DAD to get 20% off, available in full, queen, and king).

    14. HyperGo cleansing wipes to wipe away sweat and odor after working out or if you're just too dang hot from commuting. They're hypoallergenic, biodegradable, and sulfate-free! Plus, they're made with vitamin E, aloe, and oatmeal to cleanse and moisturize your skin.


    Promising review: "Excellent product. The larger size is great. No smell or sticky residue left behind like other sports wipes leave. The full pack might be a bit heavy to carry all the time so I put two or three in a plastic bag for the day." —Tim L. Ward

    Get a pack of 10 wipes from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in larger packs).

    15. And a cooling towel that'll be super handy during and after workouts, but can be used at any point of the day. To cool yourself down, all you've got to do is wet the towel, wring it out, and let it work its magic.


    The microfiber fabric is soft and breathable and the size is perfect to use around your head, neck, and shoulders.

    Promising review: "I purchased this set of cooling towels for my husband, who's on new medication and gets really hot at night, and my daughter who plays soccer. It also came with a carabiner and plastic package for easy travel. They are about scarf size and work well about the head and neck. Once wet, they hold the cool temperature longer than a regular towel would. We put a damp one in the fridge before going to a soccer game and it was pretty impressive. The cooling technology is on point and only had to be moistened a few times during play." —Sarah

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in 12 colors).

    16. Or a Chill Pad head and neck band, because sometimes you need a constant source of cold when the temperature is truly soaring. It works similarly to the towel: just wet, wring, and wear!,

    Promising review: "This is an essential piece of gear. It really does stay cool on your neck after soaking in water. It also has the effect of protecting the back of my neck from sunburn. I will never hike without one of these again." —Bil Carter

    Get it from Amazon for $16.97.

    17. A cooling face mask that'll lower your skin's temp, leaving you totally refreshed. It'll moisturize, hydrate, and restore your skin back to it's natural state.


    To use, break the pack in half to activate the cooling power. Leave the mask on for 10-20 minutes and then remove!

    Promising review: "I was at first because my skin is sensitive and can react easily. I used it after the gym when my skin was flushed and my rosacea was flared. It immediately calmed and cooled my skin so I was not so pink in color. It also helped after a late night of drinking. I applied it before I went to bed and I woke up looking refreshed, not dull and blotchy." —han chong

    Get four from Amazon for $19.

    18. A cold brew maker, because nothing is as refreshing as an iced coffee when you're past the point of overheated. Plus, it'll save you a ton of money in the long run. Sorry, Starbucks!

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    The filter is easy to remove and clean when needed. All you have to do is steep ground coffee in water overnight and boom, you've got a brew that can be served over ice.

    Promising review: "What can I say that hasn't been said? This thing is glorious. So fast to fill, so easy to empty the grounds, makes delicious cold brew out of even the cheapest ground coffee. I fill the filter up until I can only see about a half inch of the white at the top, run water over the grounds until pitcher is full, and return in 18-24 hours to remove filter. A pitcher of smooth and amazing cold brew to enjoy!" —Miki Laurent

    Get it from Amazon for $15.65+ (available in two sizes and three colors).

    This was also selected as our low-price pick for the best cold brew coffee makers on BuzzFeed Reviews!

    19. A Lasko standing fan for your bedroom, living room, or kitchen. With three speeds, you'll be able to get some extra air when your AC isn't cutting it. Since it's tall and narrow, it can easily be tucked into the corner of a room.

    I keep a Lasko fan by my bed and it's truly a lifesaver. My AC unit is too loud to keep on all night, so this fan saves me during the hotter summer months. It's quiet, oscillates, and provides a ton of cross ventilation. It also has a timer option so you can set it before heading to bed. And a handy remote so you can control it from across the room.

    Promising review: "I love this fan! Some fans feel kind of weak, but this puts out a good bit of air. I like how the top few inches has slots so you can direct the air up or down. The oscillating feature is great for me. I use it often and haven't had any issues with squeaking or clicking like other fans. My favorite feature is the remote. It works great and I love how you can activate the power and all of the features with it. I've noticed this fan doesn't collect dust as quickly as my old three-blade fan did so that's a bonus, too. This is a great product and I've been extremely happy with it." —MamaMichie

    Get it from Amazon for $74.98+ (available in three colors).

    20. Cooling socks to keep your feet dry while out and about. The cushioned heel with help with blisters, while the ventilated technology will keep your feet from sweating inside your shoes.


    Promising review: "These are great! I always get cold feet in the summer from sweating. I wore these socks on a 90-degree day and had no problems at all. Seven hours of running around and my feet were dry and comfortable." —Willow

    Get a six-pack from Amazon for $7.99.

    21. A cooling car seat cover, because dealing with a oven-like car in the summer is the absolute worst. This will cool down your seat so you're not intensely sweating within your first few minutes of driving.

    You can secure it to your car seat via the straps, so it won't slide around while you drive. In the winter, it can be used as a seat warmer!

    Promising review: "The fan placement for cooling is terrific. I was worried from other reviews that I’d feel it in my back, but this is not the case. Fans are so powerful that on you can see the lower and upper portion puff up from the airflow after turning on. Much better than the old style that just had one fan at the bottom with poor air circulation. Also, the anti-skid on the seat is terrific. Really does a great overall job of keeping you cool. I tried the heated seat option as well and found it effective." —Uconn411

    Get it from Amazon for $56.98.

    You, all the time.

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