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    23 Useful Products That'll Help Get You Through The Rainiest Days

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    1. A collapsible travel umbrella that'll fit in any bag, tote, or glove compartment. It opens with the press of a button, so you won't be stuck fumbling around in the middle of a storm.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.49+. Available in three colours.

    2. A tube of Tarte's iconic Lights, Camera, Splashes mascara that'll see you through the harshest of storms, without budging or smudging. It'll also add curl and length to your lashes, which is perfect if you love a lil' bit of drama.

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    I've literally gone swimming with this stuff on and it hasn't flaked away.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $30.

    3. A water-resistant trench coat from Old Navy that'll keep you looking stylish until you're ready to transition to a parka. It has a removable belt, so you can cinch your waist or let your jacket fly free.

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    Get it from Old Navy for $64.99. Available in sizes XS-XXL.

    4. A pair of waterproof Ugg boots that are lined with fluffy sherpa fabric to keep your tootsies toasty. They have a thick sole and textured tread that's suitable for all types of terrain, from city sidewalks to hiking trails.

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    Get them from Simons for $190. Available in women's sizes 6-10.

    5. A metallic electric lighter that'll ignite your candles, BBQ, and stove burners without an actual flame. It's resistant to wind and rain, making it a true life-saver for camping trips.

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    It's USB rechargeable.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $23.99. Available in four colours.

    6. A dog raincoat that'll save your pet from getting soaked (and tracking water around your house post-walk). The hood has a transparent visor, so your pup will still be able to see where they're going.

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    Get it from DangShunPet2 on Etsy for $15.15+. Available in three colours and sizes XS-4XL.

    7. A bottle of shoe-protecting spray that'll waterproof your kicks and stop stains in their tracks. The water-based formula is safe for leather, suede, nubuck, and fabric, so you can probably use it on most of your footwear.

    A person spraying their shoe with the spray
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    Get it from Simons for $13.

    8. A tube of It Cosmetics waterproof concealer that will stay put, until you go at it with makeup remover (seriously, it's designed for 24-hour wear). Reviewers say that it's especially great for people with dry under-eye areas.

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    Get it from Sephora Canada for $35. Available in 47 shades.

    9. An extra-large umbrella that'll know the world just how you feel about the weather — en français! It's designed to prevent wind damage, so you don't have to stress about your umbrella breaking when it's blustering outside.

    An umbrella caught in a tree with boats in the background
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    Get it from KentStreetApparelCo on Etsy for $44.

    10. A Bose SoundLink waterproof speaker that's chip, dent, and crack resistant, which is great if you're a little clumsy. It's also très petite, so you'll be able to squeeze it into almost any bag.

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    Reviewers love how portable it is and how much volume they get out of such a small device. They also say it makes for a great shower speaker.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $129.99. Available in three colours.

    11. A microfibre hair towel that'll help prevent breakage, split ends, and frizz, if your tresses have gotten drenched in a storm. It also works its magic faster than a traditional towel, so you won't be tempted to give up and turn to your blowdryer for help.

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    It hooks into place with button, so you can wear it while you do your make-up or eat breakfast.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.49. Also available in dark grey.

    12. A stylish vinyl rug that'll stop you from dragging water through your house. The bottom side grips to your floor, so you won't make an entrance by surfing into your house.

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    Get it from Simons for $55.

    13. A pair of water-resistant sneakers from Allbirds that are perfect for anyone who loves sprinting in the rain. They have rubber pads on the soles, meaning you won't slip and slide on the wet pavement.

    A person wearing the shoes with their foot on a rain-covered bar
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    They're made of eco-friendly materials, too!

    Get them from Allbirds for $165. Available in nine colours, women's sizes 5-11, and men's sizes 8-14.

    14. A rainproof backpack that'll keep all of your treasures dry. It has a built-in laptop pocket, so your computer or tablet won't get banged about on your journey.

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    Get it from Simons for $140. Available in two colours.

    15. A gel brow pencil from MILK makeup that'll help you achieve fluffy brows that won't wash away in the rain. The opposite end of the pencil is a spoolie, so you can easily brush away any harsh lines.

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    "The oily pencil gives brows a prominent, matte look that appears natural but bold. It's also super waterproof, so I can jump in the pool and come out without leaving my eyebrows in the water. I'm currently sipping on the lightest colour, Pale Ale, but I might be brave and get the Pilsner shade next. I'm just so relieved to finally have natural-looking eyebrows that people can actually see. I really recommend this pencil for people who want to colour in their brows once in the morning and then forget about them for the rest of day. It stays on so well!" —Rebecca O'Connell

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $24. Available in three shades.

    16. A bold and bright rain jacket that'll add a pop of colour to your fall ensemble. The fabric is slightly stretchy, so you can pile on the layers underneath.

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    Get it from Modcloth for $89. Available in three colours and sizes XS-4X.

    17. A pair of budget-friendly waterproof ankle boots that are both fashionable and functional. They'll become a staple in your wardrobe because they're lightweight, super comfy, and great for all types of weather.

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    "These boots were made for walking — especially if you live in Canada and you're walking through snow and slush. I was unsure what to expect with these boots, because I’d never purchased shoes off Amazon before. To my delight, I’ve become obsessed with them! These boots are now a staple in my wardrobe. They are lightweight, waterproof, and super comfy. They’re also black, so they can match pretty much any outfit. They aren’t super insulated, but I usually just wear a thick pair of socks if I know it’s going to be cold out, and I'm fine. But the best thing about them is their super affordable price tag." —Liza Hicks

    Get them on Amazon Canada for $36.99+. Available in 11 colours and in women's sizes 4.5-12.

    18. A bubble umbrella that'll keep you dry, but won't block your view. The dome-shaped canopy will give you more coverage than a traditional umbrella, so you won't have to worry about getting soaked if the wind flares up.

    A person holding the dome-shaped umbrella
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.31.

    19. A tube of Too Faced eyeshadow primer that'll stop your smoky eye from dripping down your face. It's colourless, so you can pack whatever shades you want on top of it, without messing with their pigments.

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    Get it from Sephora Canada for $29.

    20. A packet of ultra-concentrated wash-in water repellant that'll help you prep your gear for stormier seasons ahead. Just add it in with a load of laundry (like you would with detergent) and let it work its magic.

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    Reviewers say it's great for winter jackets and makes their pricey winter apparel last longer.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.84.

    21. A travel-sized pack of Cetaphil cleansing cloths if your makeup start migrating in the rain. They won't leave any pore-clogging residue behind, so they're great for using on the go. You can even use them to wipe down your dirty hands, if you're in a pinch and there's not a sink in sight.

    A person holding the cleaning wipes
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    I keep this tiny pack of facial wipes in my bag at all times, in case I spend the night at a friend's house on a whim. They get rid of every speck of makeup, and don't leave feeling parched or cause breakouts (which is pretty much all I look for in a cleansing wipe). They also don't smell like anything, which is a major plus in my book, because I loathe the ideas of putting synthetic fragrances anywhere near my face.

    Get a pack of 10 wipes on Amazon Canada for $4.79. Also available in a pack of 25 wipes.

    22. A pair of floral Keds that are designed to keep your feet warm and dry, no matter what the forecast calls for. They have an ultra-cushy foam sole, making them comfortable enough to wear all day long.

    A floral boot ontop of a shoe box
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    Get them from Keds for $89.95. Available in sizes 5-11, two widths, and in brown.

    23. And finally, a bottle of of plant-based wrinkle-releasing spray, if your clothes dry in a less-than-desirable way when you get to your destination.

    A bottle of spray next to folded linens
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15. Available in six scents.

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