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    34 Genius Products That'll Make You Scream, "Don't Care How, I Want It Now"

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    1. An electric balloon-inflating machine that'll make prepping for parties soooo much easier. Using it is simple: just pinch your balloon over the nozzle and press it down to get the air flowing. Reviewers love how it saves them time and energy, and say it's a total lifesaver for events that require hundreds of balloons.

    A person using the machine to blow up a metallic balloon
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $28.99. Available in three colours.

    2. A phone grip, if you're constantly dropping your device, but PopSockets just aren't for you. It lays flat on your phone, so it's a lot less bulky than some alternatives, and is large enough to fit all of your fingers through, if you want a more secure grip.

    A person holding their phone with the elastic phone grip
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8.99+. Avilable in 19 styles.

    3. An ergonomic herb chopper with five ultra-sharp stainless steel blades that'll make chiffonading your basil, thyme, and mint a simple and straightforward process. Reviewers love how sharp the edges are and say it's much more effective than a knife.

    A person mincing herbs with the herb chopper
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    4. A pair of sauce clips that'll attach right to your car air vents for easy dipping. Now you won't accidentally spill ketchup all over yourself when you're cruising with your drive-thru snack.

    A person dipping four french fries into a container of BBQ sauce held by the sauce holder
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a set of two on Amazon Canada for $6.99. Available in three colours.

    5. A hair-finishing stick and cream that'll keep your wildest flyaways in place. It's like a mascara wand, but instead of combing through your lashes, it slicks your stray baby hairs down (without making them look greasy).

    A person showing how their flyaways are tamed after using the hair-finishing stick and cream
    Sarah Han / Via BuzzFeed

    "That's my hair right there! As you can see, it really picks up all of the annoyingly too-short hairs near the nape of my neck that I can't gather into a high ponytail or bun. (Don't mind the remaining front-framing wispies in the 'after' photo — those are there on purpose!) There is one main caveat though: I only use it if I know I'll be washing my hair either that night or the next, since it does still ~stiffen~ the areas of hair I use it on — but it's better than hairspray, in my opinion. Some reviewers say that they can just brush the gel out, but I'd prefer to just wash it out." —Sarah Han

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $11.99.

    6. A six-foot wraparound extension cord that'll make doing ladder-assisted handiwork less of a hassle. It has three outlets, so you can plug in multiple tools at once.

    The extension cord wrapped around a ladder
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.69.

    7. A razor-saving cap that'll save your shaving doodad from going rusty. It'll also protect your blade while you're traveling, so it doesn't nick anything in your toiletry case.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It fits all standard size razors.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.99.

    8. An adjustable clothes hanger bar for your car that'll keep your on-the-road wardrobe crease free. It easily clips onto the grip handles and is perfect for anyone whose backseat looks like a bit of a floordrobe right now.

    Two shirts hanging from the clothes hanger bar in the back of a car
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $27.99.

    9. A portable one-touch blender, that blends single-portion drinks, so you don't have to worry about making triple the amount of smoothie you actually want. Reviewers love that it blends their drinks to the perfect consistency and say the included recipe sheet comes in super helpful when they're lacking inspiration.

    The blender filed with an orange smoothie next to various berries and two glasses filled with smoothies
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It comes with the blender, a USB charging cable, a blender brush, and a user manual.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $33.99.

    10. 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.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.95.

    11. A pair of heavy-duty furniture straps that'll ensure everything stays where it should. Whether you've got rambunctious kids or are just a little clumsy on your feet, these are sure to come in handy.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    They can be used to attach your TV to your furniture or your furniture to your wall.

    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $12.04.

    12. A roll of stick-on window privacy covering 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.

    A window decorated with privacy covering
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    You can cut it to fit your windows perfectly and its 3D pattern creates an awesome rainbow effect inside your home.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.99+. Available in three sizes.

    13. A pack of wine-saving corks made of oxygen-absorbing material that'll keep your wine tasting fresher for longer. One reviewer says it's kept an open bottle tasting good as new for six-plus weeks, without any signs of oxidation.

    A pair of wine-saving corks next to a bottle of rosé
    @repourwinesaver / Via instagram.com

    Get a pack of four for $13.99. Also available in larger packs.

    14. A bottle of leave-in dry shampoo made specifically for cats, if bringing your feline friend close to water always ends in disaster (and a lot of scratches). It's infused with ingredients like aloe, neem oil, vitamin E, oatmeal to leave your cat's coat shiny and soft.

    Someone spraying dry shampoo onto a cat's head
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    There's also a version for dogs!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.81. Also available in a pack of two.

    15. A pack of shoe stackers that'll maximize your closet space and keep your footwear from taking up every inch of empty real estate. Reviewers love that they're adjustable, so they can make different sizes and styles of shoes fit easily.

    Five pairs of shoes lined up without the shoe stackers and the same fie pairs of shoes in the shoe stacks
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a pack of ten on Amazon Canada for $33.33.

    16. A double-walled tumbler with an extra-wide straw that's ideal for smoothies and boba-filled beverages. It's totally insulated, so it'll keep your hot drinks hot and cold drinks cold.

    Two people cheersing their double-walled tumblers
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.98.

    17. A pack of eyebrow razors that'll shape your brows, shave away fine hairs, and smooth your skin (a triple whammy)! Reviewers say they're also awesome for removing peach fuzz and won't irritate sensitive skin.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $5.99.

    18. A baking soda deodorizer that suctions right to the inside wall of your fridge and will keep your appliance from getting stinky. Reviewers love that it doesn't take up valuable shelf space like the traditional boxed version.

    A baking soda deodorizer in its package
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $2.99.

    19. A cereal cup that has separate compartments for your milk and your cereal, so your breakfast doesn't get prematurely soggy. It has a wide opening that lets you get the perfect amount of both, no spoons necessary!

    A cereal cup filled with milk and cereal on a kitchen counter
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    You can control the flow of milk by putting your finger on the air hole or by partially covering milk spout with lower lip.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $27.95+. Available in three colours.

    20. A pair of cold therapy socks with ice pack inserts to help soothe your feet, if that's where you hold your tension. Reviewers say they don't slide off while tossing and turning and are a lifesaver if your feet get overheated while you sleep.

    A person wearing the cold socks and touching their leg
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Reviewers also say they're great for pregnancy and people going through chemotherapy. You can grab extra ice packs, too, so you always have cold ones in your freezer.

    Get them in size small/medium on Amazon Canada for $33.52. Also available in size large.

    21. A roll of adhesive felt tape that you can cut to fit under flower pots, furniture legs, and anything else that could use a bit of padding. Reviewers love how they can trim it to fit their needs and say it saves them from scratching up their floors.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    There are also pre-cut circular protector pads available, if you don't love the DIY option.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.99. Available in three colours.

    22. A pack of nutrient-dense fertilizer spikes to keep all your greenery happy and healthy when you're too lazy to get up and water your plants. They can even help revive those on the verge of death, and save you from unnecessary fern funerals.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    One package has enough spikes to keep a plant fed for two months.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.03.

    23. A box of Pedialyte electrolyte freezies that taste great and will help you battle a hangover. One reviewer says they're the perfect cure for rough summer mornings, so stock up before you hit the sangria.

    A person holding a box of Pedialyte freezies.
    @pedialyte / Via instagram.com

    I recently went to a cottage with a few of my friends and indulged in a few adult beverages, and let me tell you, everyone loved these the morning after. They're a bit salty, but the fruit taste masks most of that (plus, it makes me more aware that I'm getting electrolytes). Heck, they're so tasty, I'd probably snack on one even if I wasn't hungover. They come in a combo pack of grape, blue raspberry, cherry, and orange.

    Get a pack of 16 on Amazon Canada for $10.99.

    24. A set of colourful silicone exfoliation brushes that are super gentle and will scrub your pout to perfection. They can also be used on your schnoz, if you've got some annoying blackheads that need dealing with.

    Five lip brushes next to a magazine and lipstick tube
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a set of six on Amazon Canada for $10.99. Also available in a combo pack with two face brushes.

    25. A set of braided lightning chargers of various lengths, including one that's a whopping ten feet long. Now you won't have to get out of bed to charge your devices and can scroll to your heart's content while your battery refills.

    Imaan Sheikh / Via BuzzFeed

    BuzzFeed writer Imaan Sheikh says that she loves them because they give her the freedom to move around while her devices charge. They also withstand bites from kittens, which is great if you're a pet owner.

    Get a five-pack of cables from Amazon Canada for $16.99. Available in three colours.

    26. A rollerball of ultra-potent nail-biting deterrent that'll keep you from destroying your manicure once and for all. Reviewers say it's also great for kids who can't stop sucking their thumbs.

    A person applying the solution to their thumbnail
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.49.

    27. A pack of ant traps that'll fix your pest problem once and for all. It comes with six borax-infused bait stations that you can strategically hide in your cupboards.

    An ant trap in a cupboard
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    One BuzzFeed editor says they're super effective and that the results are simultaneously disgusting and satisfying.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8.48.

    28. A genius pastry mat that has measurements etched right onto it, so you don't have to bust out a ruler while baking. It can be rolled or folded, so it takes up minimal space in your kitchen, too.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.99.

    29. A retractable travel lint roller that'll help you defuzz and defluff while you're out and about. Reviewers say it's ultra sticky and effective, and doesn't eat up too much space in their bags (it's about as small as a highlighter).

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It comes with 30 sheets of lint paper, and you can grab refills for it here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.99.

    30. A flexible pasta strainer that snaps right onto the edge of your pot or pan. If you've ever accidentally burned your hands with scalding water while pouring out your pasta water, this may be your new best friend.

    A person using the clip-on strainer to strain a pot of pasta in their sink
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It's made of BPA-free silicone and is dishwasher safe.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $11.89+. Also available in green.

    31. An adhesive slidable tracker that'll remind you to feed your four-legged friend(s). It’s pretty much a must-have for anyone who shares dog duties with a partner or roommate.

    The slidable tracker next to a lightswitch
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon for $9.95. There's also a version for cats.

    32. A water bottle organizer that'll keep your countless tumblers from knocking over and creating chaos in your cupboard. It also makes for a great wine rack, if you flip it on its side!

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $27.78.

    33. A rubber broom that can rid your carpets of pet hair, squeegee your windows, and clean up spills on your floors. Reviewers love how it's not just a one-trick pony and say it works better than any regular broom they've tried.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $20.64.

    34. And finally, this petite door-opening doodad that'll save you from touching germ-covered surfaces, like door handles and ATMs. It's made of an antimicrobial blend of metals that kills germs within an hour of contact, so you don't have to worry about carrying them around with you.

    A person using the tool to open their care door
    Amzon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.99. Also available in black.

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