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    34 Products That You Probably Need In Your Life (If You Don’t Have Them Already)

    I'm pretty sure you'll want all of them.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A bendable facial hair epilator that removes hair at its root, instead of shaving it off, so your peach fuzz will grow back thinner and less coarse. Reviewers love that it's a more budget-friendly option than waxing and say it's pretty painless, too.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.99. Also available in black.

    2. A transparent food bin with a snap-out spout that'll keep kibble or birdseed from flying everywhere when you're trying to feed your pet. It has a larger opening on the opposite side of the lid, if you prefer using a scoop.

    A person using the pet food bin to pour bird seed into a glass
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    It holds a whopping 32 cups of food, so you won't have to refill it every week.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.54.

    3. A eight-pack of reusable silicone tea bags that are an environmentally-friendly alternative to single-use sachets. Each bag has a different coloured tag, so you'll never forget which drink belongs to whom when you have friends over.

    A silicone tea bag with loose leaf tea inside
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    They're dishwasher safe.

    Get a pack of eight on Amazon Canada for $15.99.

    4. A genius magnetic wristband that'll keep all your essential tools close at hand during your next crafting or handiwork project. It's strong enough to hold pliers and cutters, and the wraparound design will keep it from sliding out of place while you work.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.97.

    5. A tube of eyelash tonic that's packed with ginseng, aloe, and swertia japonica extracts and will give you the gift of lush, fuller-looking eyelashes. Many reviewers say that they saw dramatic differences in their lashes in under two weeks, so you can probably expect some fast results!

    A tube of eyelash tonic with its wand leaning on its side
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    You can even wear it under mascara!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.15.

    6. A set of collapsible silicone funnels that you can use to decant your holy grail lotions and potions into more aesthetically-pleasing bottles. Reviewers say that they're super easy to clean, so you don't need to worry about them getting gunked up after one use.

    Funnels being used to pour beauty products into pretty bottles
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    Get a set of four on Amazon Canda for $14.98.

    7. A pair of ergonomic chopping scissors that'll make throwing together a gourmet-level salad a total breeze. They can cut through fruits and veggies with ease, so you can craft the perfect healthy meal with minimal effort.

    A person chopping a tomato into a bowl of salad with the scissors
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $28.96.

    8. A bottle of moisturizing skin therapy oil that's infused with good-for-you ingredients like cocoa butter, argan oil, retinol, and vitamin C. It has over 4,700 positive reviews and people say it's significantly lightened the colour of their acne scars.

    A bottle of skin therapy oil resting on a rose
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.97.

    9. A set of adorable cactus-shaped gel pens that'll make your workspace a whole lot cuter. They're filled with quick-dry ink that won't smear as you write, so you won't have to worry about splotchy pages.

    four cactus pens in a jar
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    Get a pack of 12 on Amazon Canada for $12.99.

    10. A pack of Bottle Bright tablets that'll cleanse your stained, hard-to-clean bottles and cannisters without the help of any fancy tools. Just add water, drop one in, and let it do its thing.

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    They're biodegradable, chlorine free, and environmentally safe.

    Get a pack of 12 on Amazon Canada for $14.34+. Also available in a lemon scent and in larger packs.

    11. A tube of non-foaming shave cream that can be used wet or dry, so you won't need to step in the shower to do a quick touch up. It's packed with shea butter, vitamins C, and vitamin E, so it'll leave you with softer, smoother skin, too.

    A tube of shave cream next to a flower
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $2.47.

    12. An acrylic bin that'll keep your canned beverages from taking up an entire shelf in your fridge. The raised bottom lip makes drinks easy to grab, but stops them from tumbling out onto your floor.

    The acrylic bin filled with pop cans inside of a fridge
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $23.59.

    13. A pack of pre-moistened cleaning wipes that'll effortlessly polish away smudges on your glasses and gadgets. They're individually packaged, so you can throw some in your bag and glove compartment to take with you on the go.

    A person wiping a pair of glasses and phone screen with the wipes
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    Get a pack of 180 for $25.48. Also available in larger packs.

    14. A fluffy makeup-removing puff that'll replace your single-use cleansing wipes once and for all. You don't even need makeup remover for it to work — just run it under warm water and get down to business.

    A person holding a makeup-covered cleansing puff in front of their eye
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.49. Also available in a pack of three.

    15. A stainless steel apple slicer that'll make chopping up a healthy snack easier than going out and buying one. Reviewers say that the slices it cuts are the perfect size for pies, so your next stress-baking adventure will be a cinch.

    An apple in the slicer next to a plate of apple slices and peanut butter
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.99.

    16. A tin of fashion tape strips that'll save you from boob-related wardrobe malfunctions. Simply stick a piece of the double-sided tape to your skin and attach whatever top you're rocking to it — ta-da! No nip slips for you!

    A purse surrounded by fashion tape strips
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    You can also use them to keep your bra straps from slipping off your shoulders!

    Get a tin of 36 strips for $19.25.

    17. A bottle of Neutrogena pink grapefruit body wash that'll help banish body acne with the powers of salicylic acid. Reviewers love that it doesn't smell medicinal (it has a sweet grapefruit scent) and say that it's much more effective than expensive treatments on the market.

    A bottle of pink grapefruit body wash in a bathtub
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.97. Also available in an unscented version.

    18. A 160-page anxiety workbook that includes space to journal, colouring pages, weird (but effective) coping mechanisms, and soothing facts. Reviewers say it's both hilarious and helpful.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.78.

    19. An adjustable teaspoon, so that you can tackle a recipe without using a thousand different tools. It'll also free up space in your drawers, so you can fill them with even more tools and utensils.

    The adjustable teaspoon in a spice jar
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    It measures increments of ⅛ teaspoon to one full teaspoon.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.98.

    20. A set of colourful resistance bands that'll help you get the booty of your dreams without buying a gym membership. Just put on your feel-good playlist, slide one of the bands up your legs, and get to squatting.

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    They come in four resistance levels and have a handy carrying case that you can toss in your gym bag.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.99.

    21. A surge-protecting outlet that's also a shelf, so you can charge your devices and not worry about accidentally stepping on them. It has six regular sockets and three USB ports, giving you plenty of room to plug in all of your gadgets.

    An iPhone on top of the shelf of the surge-protecting outlet
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.99.

    22. A pair of drawstring joggers, because comfy loungewear is essential to productivity (fact: nobody has ever written a successful essay while wearing jeans). Reviewers say they're solid dupes for Lululemon skinny sweatpants and that they're so comfy, you'll probably wear them every day.

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    Get them on Amazon Canada for $36.87+. Available in 13 colours and sizes XXS-XL.

    23. A pack of LED strip lights that'll brighten up the dark corners of your home and give your lighting situation a serious upgrade. They're remote controlled, and you can change the colour, mode, and brightness with just the touch of a button.

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    They have tape backing, so they're a breeze to install, too.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.99.

    24. A silicone storage caddy to store your hot tools in while they cool down. It has a hook on the back, making it easy to attach to your towel rack or clothing rod. Now you won't accidentally melt anything when you're getting ready at the eleventh hour.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.21+. Available in five colours.

    25. A sticky note dispenser that'll double as a holder for your pens, pencils, and other stationery supplies. Notes pop out one at a time, so you don't have to worry about accidentally grabbing a fistful.

    The sticky note dispenser holding markers and stickers next to a stack of sticky notes
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    It comes with a pad of aqua notes to get you started and you can grab backup here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.99. Also available in grey.

    26. A blue whale strainer that'll fit even your largest pasta pot (it's modelled after the largest mammal on earth, so that's fitting). Unlike traditional strainers, it's flat, so you can store it in a drawer or tuck it into your pantry, without taking up too much space.

    A person straining water from a pot with the whale strainer
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    It's made of strong, food-safe plastic that won't bend, even if you're straining enough pasta to feed a small army.

    Get it on Amazon for $17.37.

    27. A set of macrame plant holders that will make your apartment look like a boho oasis and keep your greenery from taking up valuable table space. Reviewers say they're strong enough to support weightier plant pots, so you don't need to stick to plastic.

    Five plants in macrame plant holders
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    Flower pots aren't included, but you can grab some here.

    Get a set of four on Amazon Canada for $26.99. Also available individually and in a smaller set.

    28. A teeth whitening kit that'll make your pearly whites even whiter. Reviewers say it's a great option for people with sensitive teeth and that they actually do see a significant difference after their first session.

    The MySmile kit laid out on a rosette pillow
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    The kit comes with enough supplies for three sessions.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $39.95.

    29. A set of pumice stone wands that'll scrub away stubborn stains and make your toilet bowl sparkle. You can also use them to buff away dead skin on your feet when you're giving yourself an at-home pedicure (probably save a clean one for that, though).

    A toilet covered in stains and the same toilet bowl after being cleaned with a pumice stone wand
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    Get a set of four on Amazon Canada for $22.99.

    30. A pack of ruled index cards that'll help get you prepped for your exams ahead of time. They come with protective cases that will save them from getting crushed or smudged in your bag, so you'll never ruin your notes again.

    A index card case filled with index cards and dividers
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    The set comes with four cases (each with five dividers and ten divider stickers) and 400 notecards.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.99.

    31. A stick of anti-chafe balm that'll save you from getting blisters and skin irritations while you portage to your campsite. It's resistant against water and sweat, and won't clog your pores.

    A person putting a stick of anti-chafe balm into their bag
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.86. Also available in a larger size.

    32. An ergonomic Joy-Con grip controller for your Nintendo Switch that'll make playing games for hours on end so much easier on your digits. Reviewers prefer it to Nintendo brand alternatives because it's slightly larger, making it easier to hold onto.

    Two Switch controllers in the grip controller
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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.97.

    33. A pack of notebook stencils that'll help you turn your trusty journal into a real work of art. Reviewers love how many different designs it comes with and say they're especially awesome for people who aren't exactly pros at freehand doodling.

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    Get a set of 12 on Amazon Canada for $9.99.

    34. And finally, a pack of drain-cleaning and deodorizing sticks that'll blast through clogs and keep your pipes in tip-top shape. Reviewers say they're more effective than most traditional liquid drain cleaners and leave their bathrooms smelling great, too.

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    Get a pack of 12 on Amazon Canada for $12.99.

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