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    33 Products That You Didn't Know You Needed In Your Life (But Probably Do)

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    1. A tiny earwax-removing tool with a built-in camera that's disgustingly satisfying to use. Reviewers love how gentle, yet effective it is and say that it works wonders on impacted wax.

    A person using the tool and the display on a phone
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    It's USB rechargeable, so you won't have to mess around with batteries.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $46.99. Available in three colours.

    2. A trio of hair tie hooks that'll help you undo your ultra-tight French braids when the day is done. Reviewers say it works magic on those tiny plastic elastics and love that it reduces damage and breakage.

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    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $8.98.

    3. An adhesive phone pocket that'll give your collection of cards and passes a place to call home when you don't want to carry around your wallet. Reviewers say that it can hold more than five cards at once and love that the elastic doesn't stretch out (so their cards never slip out).

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $11.99. Available in 12 colours.

    4. A pack of exfoliating sheets from Clean & Clear that you can use to gently swipe away dirt and oil, leaving your pores feeling cleansed as heck. They're packed with vitamin C and naturally-derived lemon to give you some extra glow, too.

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    Get a pack of 45 sheets on Amazon Canada for $8.27.

    5. A genius banana ice cream maker that'll magically churn frozen fruit into delicious soft serve. You can also use it to make aesthetically-pleasing smoothie bowls, if you want to take your breakfast game to the next level.

    A bowl of fruit and bowl of soft serve in front of the machine
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    This one even includes a book of recipes to give them inspo.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $72.06.

    6. An Apple Pencil cover that'll give you a better grip while you write and doodle. It's made of silicone and will protect your gadget from getting bashed around in your bag.

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    It's designed for first-generation Apple Pencils.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $11.99. Available in six colours.

    7. This sweary tear-off planner pad, so you'll know exactly what you need to do and when you need to do it. It breaks down your priorities, schedule, health and fitness goals, achievements, water intake, and even has space for notes.

    The planner pad next to a pen
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.49.

    8. A silicone cake tray that'll help you to bake eight types of cake, without dirtying a ton of dishes. You won't even need to grease it with butter or oil, because the non-stick material allows the slices to slide out effortlessly.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.99.

    9. An aluminum Pokédex game card holder that'll keep all your Nintendo Switch cartridges in one place. Not only is it super cute, but it'll keep your games from getting beat up.

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    It has enough space for six game cards.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.49.

    10. An anti-skid trivet mat that'll keep hot pots and pans from damaging your countertops. It can easily be rolled up, so it won't take up a ton of valuable drawer real estate.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.02+. Also available in black.

    11. A faux marble folding desk that's perfect for anyone who doesn't have room for a full WFH set up. Reviewers say it's a cinch to assemble and take apart, and love that it comes with S-shaped hooks where they can hang their tech gadgets and accessories.

    The desk with a laptop, lamp, and pencils on top of it
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    It comes with ten hooks.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $99.99.

    12. A tube of multipurpose Dr. Pawpaw balm that'll help heal your chapped lips, cracked skin, and dry cuticles. Some reviewers even use it to keep their hair in place and to soothe insect bites.

    A person holding a tube of the balm in front of plants
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    I get really dry lips in the winter and this stuff is a true lifesaver. It's pretty thick, but it gets the job done. I also love using it on my cuticles when they start fraying.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.99.

    13. An automatic soap dispenser that'll dole out the perfect amount of sudsy goodness when you wave your hand in front of its sensor. The minimalist design will also mesh with whatever decor vibes you have going on in your bathroom, which is obviously a major plus.

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    It requires four AAA batteries (not included).

    Get it from Simons for $35.

    14. A surge-protecting outlet bank with a tiny shelf where you can rest your charging gadgets. This one has 12 three-pronged outlets and two USB ports, so you can plug in your computer, printer, scanner, and whatever else, without having to create a web of cords around your office.

    The power bank plugged into a wall next to a computer
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.99.

    15. A pair of Juicy Couture velvet pants, so you can stay home in style. They have the bedazzled logo on the booty that'll bring you right back to the early aughts.

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    You can pair it with a matching zip-up hoodie, if you want to complete the look.

    Get them from Simons for $139. Available in two colours and sizes S—L.

    16. A trio of intense rescue shots that are like the hair equivalent of an elixir shot at a juice bar. They have Pro-Vitamin B5, strengthening lipids, and natural glycerin that'll bring your dry hair back to life.

    Two hair shots on a bathroom counter leaning against a tile wall
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    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $3.50.

    17. A Pela AirPod case that'll save your precious earbuds from getting destroyed in your bag. It's 100% compostable, so you can bury it in your garden when it's come to the end of its life.

    The Airpod case surrounded by slices of cantaloupe
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $25.90 or Simons for $35. Available in six colours and for AirPods Pro.

    18. A three-headed grow light with bendable arms that'll give your plants the TLC they need to thrive. You can set it on a timer so that your greenery isn’t getting constantly blasted by light, and you can adjust the brightness, too.

    The grow light surrounded by plants
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    Reviewers say it's a must for anyone who lives in a basement apartment.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $49.99.

    19. A pair of classic Keds that'll add some cool and causual vibes to any look. They have cushioned insoles, so you'll be able to wear them for hours on end, without getting achy.

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    Get them from Keds for $60. Available in six colours and women's sizes 4—13.

    20. A hanging closet organizer that'll help you maximize your storage space and give your accessories a place to call home. It has a built-in garment rack, so you can hang shirts and skirts from it, too.

    Several pieces of clothing and accessories in the organizer
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $27.88.

    21. This acrylic door-opening doodad that'll save you from touching germ-covered surfaces, like door handles and ATMs. You can attach it right to your keyring, so it'll never go missing in the depths of your bag.

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    Get it from ShopResinbyTaylor on Etsy for $13.90+. Available in two styles.

    22. A toilet paper stand that'll ensure you always have a fresh roll (and backup) next to your porcelain throne. It has a little shelf at the top where you can place your phone or a box of tissues.

    The toilet paper stand between a toilet and a plant
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    23. A smart skipping rope that'll track your progress with a free app. It'll log how many calories you've burned, your jump count, and even allow you to challenge other users.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $54.95. Available in four colours.

    24. A pack of gel lip masks that are infused with fruit extracts and hyaluronic acid to help soften, plump, and repair your pout in under 15 minutes. If your lips are chapped as heck right now, these will be a welcome addition to your routine.

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    Get a pack of five from Old Navy Canada for $9.99. Available in two formulas.

    25. A fold-up memory foam mattress, if your living room is your favourite place to snooze, but you're lacking a pull-out couch. It can even be used outdoors, if you want to make your camping situation extra cushy.

    A person reading on the mattress
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    It's ventilated to regulate your sleep temperature.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $149.99+. Available in four sizes and two thicknesses.

    26. A portable white noise machine that will lull you into a state of pure relaxation with its soothing nature sounds. It has a USB port on the back, so you can use it to charge your device overnight, too.

    A person sleeping next to the white noise machine
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $39.99.

    27. A pack of bamboo pulp sheets that you can use in your air fryer or steamer. They'll stop your food from sticking and save you from scrubbing at the bottom of your devices for, like, ever.

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    Get a pack of 100 on Amazon Canada for $12. Also available in a larger size.

    28. This heated massage pillow that'll help knead out your knots, leaving you feeling relaxed and refreshed. It has a soft velvet cover, making it comfortable enough to snooze on during your session.

    The massage pillow on a car seat
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    It has an adjustable strap, making it easy to attach to a chair or headrest.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $69.99.

    29. A pack of USB-rechargeable batteries, so that you're not up a creek without a paddle when your gadgets run out of fuel. Reviewers say that they can charge to full power in under an hour and love that they save them money in the long run.

    A battery plugged into the USB port of a laptop
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    Get a pack of four on Amazon Canada for $29.97.

    30. A roll of frosted film that'll block out harmful UV rays and keep your nosy neighbours from peeping into your home. They're transparent enough to let the light in, so you don't have to live under the cover of darkness at all times.

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    It peels off as easy as a sticker and won't leave behind any residue.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.99. Available in five colours and four sizes.

    31. An Alexa-enabled Echo Dot with built-in clock that'll become your bedside personal assistant and answer all your stupid questions. It's also a speaker, so you can use it to catch up on podcasts or listen to playlists.

    The Echo Dot next to a water bottle
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $59.99. Also available in white and in bundles with other smart devices.

    32. This shower-friendly silicone treat mat that’ll keep your dog distracted while you shampoo them down. It has little fronds that make peanut butter harder to get to, so you can give them a full grooming session before they're done snacking.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.95.

    33. And finally, a relaxing Clean & Clear jelly sheet mask that'll soothe your skin with seaweed extract and hyaluronic acid. Reviewers love that it has a cooling effect and say it leaves their skin looking soft, plump, and healthy.

    Three jelly sheet masks in their packaging
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $3.47.

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