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    Sep. 17, 2019

    19 Clever Products That Will Make Waking Up Early Suck Less

    Make mornings less of a nightmare.

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    1. A sunrise-simulating clock that's much less annoying than a beeping alarm and will make waking up in a basement (or a super dark bedroom) a lot easier.

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    It mimics the progression of an actual sunrise by gradually increasing in brightness over the course of 30 minutes. Your room will be filled with bright yellow light, allowing you to wake up more naturally. You can also set a sound (there are five options, including a gentle piano and seaside sounds) that will gradually grow louder while the light brightens.

    Price: $158.

    2. A waterproof speaker that'll make you want to get out of your bed and into the shower because listening to Lizzo first thing in the morning is ~ scientifically proven ~ to help you have a better day.

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    This one is compatible with all major devices and can last for up to six hours when fully charged.

    Price: $19.99 (available in black and blue).

    3. A tiny Bluetooth tracker so you never lose your keys or wallet in your own house again.

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    Can't find your keys? Use the app on your phone to send a signal to the Tile keychain on your keys and make them ring. Simply follow the sound and you'll have your keys in no time!

    Price: $24.99+. Also available in a two-pack, four-pack and a combo pack with two traditional Tile Mates and two Slim Tile Mates.

    4. A bag of stupid-strong, dark roast coffee that will deliver your caffeine fix.

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    This one has has double the caffeine of your average coffee, so you'll be awake and alert in no time. It's also fair trade, organic, and kosher.

    Price: $29.99+ (available in three sizes).

    5. Or just get some caffeinated chocolate bars to enjoy on your daily commute. Chocolate + coffee = heaven.

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    You can even cut them up to garnish cereal, breakfast bowls, and smoothies.

    Price: $23.99+ for a pack of 12 bars.

    6. A patterned yoga mat that might actually inspire you to work out when you get out of bed.

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    This one is super stylish so there's need to roll it up once you're done working out. It's also reversible, super-cushy, and won't slip around while you're doing your sun salutations.

    PS: It comes with a carrying strap, too, if you want to tote it to an actual workout class.

    Price: $43.58+ (available in four patterns).

    7. A mini waffle maker that you can use to cook everything from waffles to paninis to hash browns. Say goodbye to eating a sad protein bar on your way to work!

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    Also, if you don't know what to make (or how to make it), it comes with a handy recipe book and online recipe database to give you plenty of breakfast inspo.

    Price: $19.01+ (available in three colours).

    8. A couple of bottles of wrinkle releaser for when you want to wear something from your floordrobe.

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    It also eliminates odors and removes static, so your clothes should be good-to-go after a couple of sprays.

    Price: $24.99 for two bottles.

    9. A fog-resistant mirror so you can start doing your skincare routine in the shower.

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    This one's fog-free, shatter-proof, and comes with a chrome hook that you can use to hold your razor.

    Price: $27.76.

    10. A handy cold brew pitcher so that you're never late for work while waiting in a Starbucks line again.

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    This one holds four cups of coffee, is airtight and has a leakproof lid that locks in freshness, and flavor. Also, cold brew is insanely expensive at coffee shops, so it'll save you a lot of money in the long run.

    Price: $25.99+ (also available in a two-pack).

    11. A super comfy robe to make the transition phase between pajamas and real clothes a little easier.

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    This one is long enough to cover you shins and has a hood for optimal coziness.

    Price: $19.99+ (available in three colours and five sizes).

    12. A vibrating alarm clock that is designed to wake up even the deepest of sleepers.

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    This one comes with a vibrating bed unit that you can place under your pillow or mattress to shake you awake. It's also extra-loud and has a red LCD display with pulsating alert lights. Basically, if this doesn't wake you up, nothing will.

    Price $56.29+ (available in four colours).

    13. An foolproof egg cooker that'll help you create the perfect protein-packed breakfast, even if you're still half asleep.

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    The cooker includes a poaching tray, omelet tray, six egg holder tray, measuring cup, recipe book and online recipe database. It has an auto-shut off function to prevents overcooking and a buzzer to let you know when your eggs are ready. Also, thanks to all the tools it comes with, you can make hard-boiled eggs, soft-boiled eggs, poached eggs, scrambled eggs, and even individual omelets.

    Price: $28+ (available in eight colours).

    14. A trio of refreshing facial sprays that you can keep beside your bed to wake you up and start your morning skincare regimen ASAP.

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    The rosewater spray makes for a great toner and setting spray, too.

    Price: $28.

    15. A set of double-sided pet hair removal brush that will save you from walking out the door covered in fluff.

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    You get two brushes with a single order and each brush comes with it's own case. They're self-cleaning and the smaller of the two can easily fit in a bag or glove box.

    Price: $16.99.

    16. An absorbent hair towel so your hair doesn't take forever to dry.

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    It hooks into place with button, so you can wear it while you do your make-up or eat breakfast. This one is also less harsh on your hair than a regular bath towel, so it helps to prevent breakage, split ends, and frizz.

    Price: $18.49 (available in neutral grey and dark grey).

    17. A magical deodorant sponge in case you accidentally get white marks on your clothes.

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    It can remove most makeup fallout, too!

    PS: You can use an old pair of tights to do this, too.

    Price: $4.99.

    18. An exfoliating scrub that will soften your skin and wake you up before you've even had a cup of coffee.

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    This one is formulated for sensitive skin and made of organic ground coffee, sweet almond oil, vitamin E oil, sea salt, and coconut sugar. It's plant-based, non-toxic, paraben-free, non-GMO, and cruelty-free.

    Price: $28 (also available in crème brûlée scent).

    19. And finally, a bottle of dry shampoo that will make you feel refreshed without even stepping foot in the shower.

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    Price: $7.47 Also available in tropical scent, sweetie scent, bare scent and for blonde or dark hair.

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