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    48 Things You Should Probably Already Own, But Don't

    Blackberry and buttermilk ice cream. That's all.

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    1. A skin scrubber for an at-home facial that *feels* like a splurge. Dead skin cells, leftover makeup, blackheads, and whiteheads will be sloughed away thanks to high-frequency vibrations that replicate all the ~slightly gross yet extremely satisfying~ TikTok videos that have taken up an alarming amount of your time.

    2. A mason jar cold brew maker for quick java that doesn't require A: leaving the house and B: one trillion dollars for a single cup. It's equipped with an airtight lid to keep everything fresh, contains about 12 servings, and is easy as heck to operate — just add your favorite grounds, pour in water, and leave it in the fridge.

    The large cold brew maker with stainless steel spout

    3. THE leggings that have amassed over 25,000 reviews — you know them, you love them, it's about time you grabbed a pair. These babies are ultra high-waisted, super comfy, have a fun ruched design, and are best known for accentuating your 🍑.

    4. Handmade polymer clay hoops truly worth a Shakespearean novel because I, for one, now officially believe in love at first sight. I never thought I'd have such strong feelings about earrings but here we are!

    the brown and black hoops

    5. Reusable silicone straws for guzzling down iced coffee with gusto. The secret perk of this particular set? Cleanliness! Snap closures mean you can open the straws in half to ensure they're dry and gunk-free! Just give 'em a good wipe down. No more "cleaning" brushes required.

    6. Water-resistant customized labels that have both made *and* ruined my day because they bring me an immeasurable amount of joy — which gives me no choice but to confront just how much my age has caught up with me. "I used to love clubs" —me all the time.

    the spice jars with sea salt, garlic salt, and parsley labels

    7. A personalized Starbucks cup (inspired by The Vampire Diaries) to showcase the only vampire-werewolf universe love connection that matters: Team Damon. We don't talk about Team Stefan in this house. And we most certainly don't bring up names like Edward and Jacob.

    8. A bottle of Glossier You voted most likely to become your signature scent from now until forever. Pink pepper, ambrette seeds, ambrox, and iris make for a stunning quartet that blends in with *your* natural oils to create a perfume that smells like, dare I say, you.

    model holding up the pink bottle with red cap

    9. A convertible one-piece that is basically three outfits in one: adjustable back straps means this can be fashioned into a halter, high-neck, *or* V-neck style with a drool-worthy open back guaranteed.

    10. An ice cream pint from Crank & Boom, a Lexington, Kentucky-based ice cream shop started by a husband-and-wife duo. This spot ~churns~ out decadent handcrafted ice cream in ultra unique flavors — think blackberry and buttermilk, Bourbon and honey, and strawberry balsamic sorbet.

    a pint of blueberry lime cheesecake ice cream

    11. A power scrubber that quickly ~scrubs~ away the stubborn soap scum you've been disgusted by for ages, but quietly ignored until now. This will have every corner of your bathroom looking sparkling clean.

    12. A handheld bag sealer if you've ever bit into a stale Dorito and thought, wow, why have I been forsaken. Use this portable device to secure allllllll the foods that go bleh pretty quickly after the bag has been opened: chips, cereals, even frozen foods!

    13. A handcrafted obsidian facial roller that provides a lovely facial massage while working toward a smoother, more supple complexion. For anyone struggling to navigate the work from home balance (::laughs:: ::sends email responses at 11 p.m.), this guarantees chill time on even the most hectic days.

    Alicia Keys using the black obsidian roller

    14. The Majority Box, a curated kit of delicious foodie gifts from Black artisans based in Memphis, Tennessee. You'll get seven items (plus free Memphis swag!) that include blueberry lemongrass jam, butter cookies, blackening seasoning, and more items that are too difficult for me to write about whilst I eat this flavorless salad.

    the box of food gifts

    15. A soap pump dispenser I have one word for: brilliant. Doing dishes in a cluttered kitchen with limited counter space is both my nightmare and reality, so this convenient gizmo (where you can squeeze soap directly onto a sponge with one hand) literally made my heart go pitter-patter when I saw it.

    16. A chic athleisure set that I will personally be living in until ::checks watch:: the end of time. Stretchy fabric means comfort, light and breathable compression has you feeling put-together, and the look? Worthy of grid space on your Instagram account.

    model wearing the brown cropped top and high waisted leggings

    17. An ultra thin electrical cover because the only outlet in your entire bedroom is covered by a heavy dresser. Say so long, farewell to wiggling furniture out in order to make room for bulky plugs: this cover is connected to a power strip that lets you charge six devices at a time.

    18. A retinol serum that enlists the help of bakuchiol and chlorophyll, making it gentle enough for sensitive skin (retinol = some pretty powerful stuff). This tackles dullness and fine lines with a vengeance but is *super* unique because it doesn't leave behind redness or irritation.

    model holding pink bottle

    19. A chunky knit satin-lined winter beanie for keeping your noggin warm in less-than-toasty temps *and* for not damaging your 'do in the process. The satin lining curbs damage, prevents moisture loss, and won't compromise your curl pattern or style.

    20. AJ Crimson Lipstick – it may just be the last lipstick tube you want to buy. Ever. The formulas are ultra pigmented without being overly drying, so rest assured your pout will have the perfect pink wash of pink — no 80 layers of moisturizing balm required.

    model swatching various shades of lipstick

    21. LED Under-cabinet lights to make any teeny kitchen feel more spacious, more inviting, and less like a dungeon made worse by bad fluorescence. You can even keep these on overnight to reduce the chance of ghost encounters on your way to grab a glass of water.

    kitchen with plain white stock cabinets with lights underneath them to make it look so much better

    22. A large duck chew toy that reviewers (myself included) rave about for its durability. This 'lil guy is truly the gift that keeps on giving because you won't have to replace it after a mere few days — my Frenchie has been chewing on the same one for ~5 months now and it's still going strong.*

    23. An over-the-sink drying rack for my fellow city dwellers who understand the struggle of limited countertop space. This hunk of collapsible silicone-coated stainless steel can store everything from pans to cutlery up to 50 lbs, but can easily be folded up and stored away when not in use.

    24. A tub of The Pink Stuff, an all-purpose paste capable of tackling your most pesky cleaning problems. Caked up grease on kitchen cabinets and red vino stains on white carpeting will all but vanish with no elbow grease required (an ideal cleaning situation).

    25. La Roche-Posay Lipikar Balm AP+ Intense Repair – it's heard our prayers for nongreasy, intense hydration that doesn't end in backne outbreaks — and boy oh boy, it sure does deliver. Reviewers swear it's safe for sensitive and acne-prone skin, plus it's great for streamlining your skincare routine because it's allegedly fantastic for face and body.

    the white bottle of moisturizer with blue pump

    26. A vacuum hose attachment because the lint that has accumulated in your dryer...take care of that, sis. Clogged vents = longer drying times = higher utility bills = less money in your bank account to put toward, say, more Seamless takeout. An FYI that multiple reviewers (multiple!) pulled out whole socks from their lint traps.

    27. An adjustable ~garbage can~ to toss the food wrappers, receipts, and heaven-knows-what-else that accumulates in your vehicle. Picture it now: a world in which your passenger seat isn't cluttered with coffee to-go cups.

    the black garbage bag attached to the back of the passenger seat

    28. Ultra pigmented lip stains that pay homage to your beverage of choice — red red wine. Reviewers swear these tints are smudge- and transfer-proof and, adorable vino-inspired packaging aside, you'll get six wearable shades for ~$10.

    29. A color-changing LED string for extra lighting if your room is best described as dungeon vampire chic. This has six levels of brightness ranging from warm to light, takes minutes to install, is 32-feet long, and adds a bit of oomph to any WFH corner.

    30. e.l.f. Illuminating Eye Cream that provides your peepers with jojoba, vitamin E, and cucumber — meaning you dark circles and fine lines will begin to be gone. Luxe eye creams usually cost around a trillion dollars, so finding a holy grail item like this for ~$10 is basically like striking gold.

    the blue jar of eye cream

    31. A organizer tray to stack silverware, because kitchen real estate is not something we have and this helps maximize every single inch of space. Cutlery will look sleek and organized; narrow drawers long thought to not have a purpose will now be useful.

    32. Kitschy oil and vinegar dispensers with a gravity-lid spout that automatically opens when facing downward, plus etched-in measurements ensure you'll follow that Pinterest recipe to a T. Accidentally pouring seven gallons of expensive olive oil will be a heartbreak of the past thanks to a steady pour.

    four dispensers with clear bottoms and blue, yellow, pink and white tops

    33. Cake Beauty The Curl Friend Defining Cream – it delivers glossy, frizz-free curls on second (or third or fourth or tenth) day hair. A blend of shea butter and lightweight natural oils provide a ton of moisture but thankfully none of the weigh-down.

    34. A loose powder case most likely plucked from the vanity of one Daisy Buchanan. This gorgeous piece provides a fun way to ~romanticize~ your most mundane daily activities — mattifying your greasy T-zone, included.

    the gold case with a blue jewel in the center

    35. A double-sided electronics brush because that Dorito crumb has been lodged under the space key for *scratches head* quite a long time. This will keep your pricy laptop squeaky clean and prevent costly fixes in the future.

    36. Melixir Vegan Lip Butter – it reaps all the benefits of your favorite matte lipstick (READ: intense color) but still delivers a generous serving of hydration with every swipe. With that being said, I believe the time to kick ultra drying matte lipsticks to the curb has arrived — this prod provides a flush of color on its own, no lip liner required.

    37. Pacifica Beauty Coconut and Charcoal Detox Scrub – it's great for anyone who knows that making the switch to natural deodorant is truly ~the pits~. A blend of vegan ingredients are used to exfoliate your underarms and helps to remove all the pore-blocking gunk. Talk about pepe le phew, eh?

    two jars of the coconut and charcoal scrub

    38. Beauty Pie Smart Powder Blush to deliver an instant flush of color for that ~I drink water and eat veggies and spent the day at the beach~ glow. It's got red-algae and biosaccharides (both of which provide UV protection!) and has a silk-like finish that doesn't look chalky.

    39. A bread maker so that the perfect hunk of homemade carbs can be yours with no serious baking expertise ~kneaded~. The secret sauce is a partially closed design which allows the steam to spread evenly for a perfectly golden loaf.

    40. A reusable travel tumbler because if the joe is not in a photogenic casing, WE DON'T WANT IT. This baby comes with a lid, a glass straw, and cleaning brush packaged in one neat little gift box, plus the lid itself is adjustable — there's a slit if you'd prefer sipping directly from the mug *and* an opening for your straw.

    hand holding the ivory travel cup