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    38 Things That'll Make You Say, "Well, There Goes All My Money"

    Organic rose water your skin will want to marry, a toilet bowl deodorizer kit, pre-printed art canvases to throw a boozy paint night at home, and more! Much more!

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    1. An organic rose water that will hydrate your skin, absorb excess oil, and brighten your complexion — without triggering any Rosacea. CHA CHING.,

    Promising review: "I have suffered from rosacea for about two years now, and most recently, it has turned into acne rosacea. Unfortunately, I have tried oral antibiotics, prescription creams, over-the-counter creams, etc., without any results. After a horrible flare-up that was requiring me to cover my face in green makeup to mask the redness, I decided to try rose water. I like the fact that this product is 100% distilled rose water — no other chemicals or ingredients. My face is ultra sensitive and EVERYTHING causes inflammation, so I wasn't sure how I was going to react to this product. I am pleased to say that after only using this for one day, my redness decreased by about 40%. The acne began to dry up, but my skin did not! Day two and I am at a 60% improvement in redness and my acne is almost completely gone! I HIGHLY recommend this product for anyone suffering with Rosacea." —JmeF

    Get it from Amazon for $17.49.

    2. A hair brush set because why not turn taming your mane into a marble- and rose gold-covered luxury? This gorgeous set includes a paddle brush, a blow dry brush, a comb, and two clips. / Via @mrs_roberta_bdl

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this set! The marbling is so beautiful, and I intend on using it in my wedding photos!" —Glimmer

    Get a set of five from Amazon for $25.

    3. A Trader Joe's sea salt, garlic, and onion seasoning to make EVERY bagel taste as delicious as a New York bagel. Because as it stands, nothing can compare.

    This seasoning is perfect for any breakfast/brunch food you can think of! Your scrambled eggs and avocado toast will never be the same.

    Promising review: "This seasoning blend is just stupidly delicious. My favorite use so far was for making homemade gluten-free bagels. They. Were. AMAZING. I thought I made enough bagels for the a few days, but my family ate them all in 24 hours. This is really fabulous sprinkled on scrambled eggs, too. My nearest Trader Joe's is over an hour away, so happy to be able to order this here." —Kindle Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $6.57.

    4. A painting kit that would give The Mona Lisa a run for its trillions. This pre-printed canvas comes with everything you need to create a gorgeous work of art (and wall decor) — canvas, painting brushes, and high-quality acrylic paints included.,

    A bottle of wine + a couple of these kits = best stay-at-home paint night ever.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (or $20.99 with a frame).

    5. Over-the-knee socks you can pair with a flare skirts and some ~ugly but not ugly at all~ chunky combat boots for a look that is undeniably Lara Jean. Peter Kavinsky, where art thou?

    Promising review: "These socks fit perfectly and I don’t need a garter either! They don’t leave thigh muffin, they are breathable, they are warm, and they are soft. I cannot find anything wrong with these. I am in love!" —Stevie Price

    Get them from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in six colors).

    6. A set of lip liners your pout (and your wallet) will sincerely thank you for. Twelve gorgeous colors for less than $10? Be still, my very broke heart.


    Promising review: "I'm a makeup artist, and these are incredible! No joke, they are as creamy as more expensive liners I've had in the past. These pencils glide on the lips, they don't crumble, they sharpen well (if you wear makeup you know what I'm talking about), they don't dry out, they are true to their color, not waxy.... I could go on. Do yourself a favor and order these. I now have two sets — one for my business, and one for my personal collection!" —lital regev

    Get a set of 12 from Amazon for $7.65.

    7. A storage caddy to add a touch of sophistication to that dirty pile of plates residing in your sink. This nifty thing has drain holes and a removable drip tray to prevent any water build-up, mold growth (EW), and odors. Hello, clean sponges.


    Promising review: "So pleased! It has made a huge difference bringing down my frustration at the sink. It doesn't tip over, it's easy to thoroughly clean, and is an excellent solution for me." —Sally Forth!

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    8. Seamless undies that look (and feel!) super luxe without completely betraying your tight budget. "I have been faithful," you'll whisper to your savings account.


    Order one size up for the perfect fit!

    Promising review: "These are great basic underwear. They are comfortable, don't ride up, don't sag, or and don't show lines. The seams and edges are really smooth, plus they don't pinch me or stretch out. Just great no frills underwear andsuper comfortable." —Aly

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S-L and available in six colors).

    9. Leather sneakers guaranteed to become your go-to shoe of choice. Pair these babies with jeans, leggings, skirt, dresses, CULOTTES — they'll go with absolutely anything. / Via @puma

    Get them from Puma for $75 (available in sizes 5.5-11 and in two colors).

    10. A cable knit infinity scarf certainly worth the investment, considering it'll never go out of style. I guess you could say you'll be wearing this to ~infinity~ and beyond...


    Psst, matching beanies are available for this scarf if you're trying to trick the world (AKA your family over the holiday season) that you're a put together kind of person.

    Promising review: "The dark denim color I ordered is so, so pretty! I was worried that the material would be itchy or starchy, but it feels as if someone knitted it just for me." —Abby Gut

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in 70 colors).

    11. Macaron-scented hair rings to transport you to the Paris Ladurée shop whenever you swoop your hair into a messy bun. These rings are particularly parfait because they won't leave dents and kinks in your 'do. / Via @invisibobble

    Promising review: "I absolutely love these! They hold my hair without feeling too tight, and when they aren’t in my hair they’re on my wrist, comfortably. Plus, they have a great scent! These are a great and I would buy them again without hesitation." —Lauren U.

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $8.

    12. A 2019 wall calendar you shouldn't purchase if you've got a severe, pre-existing case of wanderlust. Every month contains an illustrated shot of a new city that is (SURPRISE) now at the top of your travel bucket list.


    Copenhagen, Haiti, Mexico City, Paris, Darjeeling, Bangkok... someone please stop me.

    Get it from Amazon for $29.81.

    13. A Snape-inspired heat-changing mug to add a tear, or two, or several to your morning coffee routine. Always. *begins to sob*


    Promising review: "If I could give this mug more stars, I would. My daughter and I are both Harry Potter fans, and we love Snape in particular. This is perhaps the best design on a heat-changing mug (of which we have a few) I've seen yet. We both love it, and I'm glad I selected it as a birthday gift for her." —Kevin White

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 11 styles).

    14. A down jacket because the entire cast of Game of Thrones were not exaggerating when they said that winter was COMING. And with it? FRIGID WEATHER THAT HURTS YOUR FACE.

    BUT DON'T FRET! This down jacket will keep your feeling super cozy and warm.

    Promising review: "I love this jacket! I like the pockets, which can store my phone, purse, gloves, camera, and every other necessity for an outdoor trip. It's also super warm! I wore it with only a t-shirt and leggings and went outdoors when there was moderate snow and temperature was in the 20s. The surface is water-resistant and the snow glides off on the surface." —arale

    Get it from Amazon for $99.99+ (available in sizes XXS-XXL and in five colors).

    15. A Belgian waffle maker that flips 180° to ensure that batter spreads evenly for maximum deliciousness. PLUS! This has a digital display timer so that you can bid adieu to an undercooked/overcooked breakfast.


    This ceramic waffle maker has a nonstick surface that makes it super easy to clean, plus it has a solid base so that it can be stored in your cabinets vertically. If you're living in a teeny tiny apartment with barely enough room for you and your roommate, then this easy-to-store waffle maker is for YOU.

    Promising review: "I love that this waffle maker can be stored upright, it makes waffles fast, and I have had no problems with clean-up. I've been giving it a light spray of coconut oil once before I start cooking and I don't need to keep spraying every time I pour in a batter. After four minutes, my waffles come out easily and are a crispy, brown, golden piece of deliciousness on the outside with a soft, cozy inside." —Shay Love

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99.

    16. A hyaluronic acid serum with over 7,000 (!!!!) positive reviews. I guess you can say that this hydrating, non-greasy concoction is what the cool kids would call a cult-favorite... / Via @cosmedica_skincare

    Your skin will drink this vegan, dye-free serum right up! It's super hydrating, doesn't leave behind a film of gross grease on your face, and will balance out combination skin with the snap of your pretty little finger.

    Promising review: "This serum is wonderful! It doesn't burn, it doesn't have a funny smell, and it doesn't leave my skin feeling sticky. My skin is pale, sensitive, combination, and I have some issues with oiliness in my t-zone, but it drinks in this serum! After just one use, I had a noticeable softness to my skin and it just felt rejuvenated. I've also began to notice a reduction in the beginnings of lines that were starting to form on my forehead, my complexion is brighter, and my skin isn't ashy." —DamnTheTorpedoes

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    17. A chenille pullover because the holidays are approaching and we allllll know that comfy + put together is a very difficult look to achieve. But with this pretty little thing, it's possible!


    Get it from Amazon for $28.99+ (available in sizes 4-18 and in four colors).

    18. A faux leather saddle bag currently on sale for 70%, so guess what? It's already in my shopping cart and I highly suggest that it find a way into yours, as well.


    Get it from Nordstrom for $9.98 (originally $39).

    19. A dishwasher magnet that will tell you if those dang dishes are disgustingly dirty or squeaky clean. No more pulling out your favorite mug to see that it's coated in leftover coffee!


    Promising review: "This little sign has been a lifesaver for this mom! Nobody can claim that they placed dirty dishes in the sink because they couldn't tell if the dishwasher was clean or dirty anymore. Well worth the price!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.96.

    20. A makeup brush set that adds a touch of "I wear genuine pearl earrings" class to your AM makeup routine. Swiping on that blush will feel like a delight with all this gorgeous marble.


    Promising review: "These brushes are awesome! Super soft bristles, pick up lots of color, blend nicely, and clean easily. I have only had them for a few months, but they have stood up to weekly cleanings thus far. This set is such a great deal when you consider how much individual brushes cost at Sephora, Ulta, and even Target or Walmart." —Rachel Reddish

    Get a set of 15 from Amazon for $13.98.

    21. An ingenious silicone tool to pull out (and push back in) oven racks, cookie sheets, and ALL THOSE PESKY PANS that have no sympathy for the skin on your hand. Say goodbye to thumb burns, folks. This nifty thing is your new hero.


    This silicone tool should be hand-washed and can resist heat up to 645°F.

    Promising review: "This is such a handy little tool for pulling out racks and pushing items into the oven. The best thing I use it for is toaster oven! The toast oven has a small opening (obviously) and trying to get a bulky oven mitt in there to pull out the food is awkward. This thing is the perfect size for pulling out the toaster oven rack, the baking tin or pushing the food into the toaster oven. It's also great for grabbing the sides of baking trays and dishes and jostling them around to get the food moved about a bit (think fries or chicken poppers shaking around a tray to crisp up on all sides). Keeps my fingers from getting burned!" —Krystal M.

    Get it from Amazon for $6.74.

    22. "Slang" flash cards to give to the grandmother of your friend group who prefers The Golden Girls reruns to leaving their bedroom on a Friday night.


    Promising review: "Put these in your office conference room, and the days of awkward silences and introductions will be over! These are hilarious and make a great gift, especially for anyone working in a cubicle." —Big Ern

    Get them from Amazon for $10.99.

    23. A scrubber board your makeup brushes will view as a free spa day. Consider all that caked-on foundation, concealer, blush, bronzer, setting powder, and highlighter GONE. Deceased. Non-existent.,

    This scrubber board ensures a deep clean for your brushes. Just add some soap (I personally swear by Dawn dish soap) and scrub a dub dub away. Leave your brushes to dry and BOOM! Your brushes will look good as new — and ready to be slathered in foundation once again.

    Promising review: "This thing GENUINELY saves me time and makes my life easier, and I always feel certain that the bristles have been thoroughly cleaned. It's such a simple design — a piece of rubber with grooves in it — but it really works. I get the the bristles slightly wet, apply a very small amount of baby shampoo on the board, swish the brush on there for a few seconds, and it rinses totally clean with no residue. Then, I use antibacterial wipes on both the handle and bristles before drying it flat on a clean towel, ensuring that my brushes are sanitized." —Jocelyn

    Get it from Amazon for $3.98.

    24. Aimee Song: World of Style, a book packed with so much travel and style inspo, you may need to sit down and take a deep breath after every page. This gorgeous book contains blogger Aimee Song's favorite looks worn around the 🌍. / Via @mrsandmrjudish

    Get it from Amazon for $16.48.

    25. A sterling silver turquoise-accent ring sure to ~leaf~ a lasting impression on your entire life, considering you'll want to wear it every darn day.


    Promising review: "I love this ring! It’s so cute, super dainty, and DOES NOT TURN YOUR FINGER GREEN!" —Emily Bea

    Get it from Amazon for $10.49 (originally 6-10).

    26. A trinket dish for all the haters who don't believe in unicorns. They obviously exist, as pictured below. #unicornsexist #proof? #whatproof?


    Promising review: "This is such a cute ring holder and trinket dish! I put it on the night stand in my spare bedroom, and both houseguests I have had stay in there commented on how adorable it was and made use of it! This is so cute and unique." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in seven styles).

    27. An automatic deodorizer kit designed to spray Poo-Pourri (a concentrated amount of essential oils) into your toilet. Consider all odors neutralized before your business even begins.


    When you take a seat, just wave your hand next to the deodorizer to release a blend of lemon, bergamot, and lemongrass essential oils. These essential oils will cling to the surface of toilet water, which will then work to trap all yucky odors.

    Promising review: "I CAN BREATHE AGAIN!! Miracles happen! I swear poopourri saved my marriage and now I don't have stalk my husband whenever i see him walking to the bathroom, screaming at him to use the poopourri. how did I survive before this gadget existed?" —Sheryl M.

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    28. A deep cleansing oil you'll want to add to your nightly skincare routine ASAP. This olive oil, rosemary leaf oil, and vitamin e trio cleanses away grime, melts makeup away, and leaves your skin feeling fresh. / Via @dhcskincare

    Promising review: "I ran out of this stuff a week ago and I'm currently waiting for DHC to ship my order to me and it's torture! Because once you start using Deep Cleansing Oil, trying to wash your face with water and a foaming cleanser will never be the same again! I can't wait to massage this great oil into my pores each time I wash my face. Never once in the several years I've been using this has it ever caused any kind of a breakout or reaction. It's gentle and perfect even for oily skin, and has no fragrance whatsoever." —Anonymous

    Get it from DHC for $28.

    29. A stainless steel corn peeler that I seriously WISH I had throughout my challenging middle school/high school years as a braceface. Corn and gum coupled with braces = traumatic.


    This dishwasher-safe gadget is an easy, fast way to peel corn on the cub and can scrape off several rows at once! Plus, it comes with a blade protector so you can store it away safely.

    Promising review: "I have tried numerous products for removing the kernels from the cob without much success. We live directly across from a farm that grows some of the best sweet corn in Ohio, and I always like to freeze a bunch for the winter. This little tool is simply amazing — easy to use and removes the kernels perfectly without waste." —igolf2

    Get it from Amazon for $11.95.

    30. Toe and hand warmers you'll want to drop into the stocking of the friend who is constantly cold. Tailgating for a football game? These might just save you several hours of having to listen to your pal complain about winter weather.


    These odorless, single-use items will warm up your toes and fingers in a jiffy. Just shake the packet, wait about 15-30 minutes, and voilà! It'll feel like you're storing a mini heater in your jacket pocket. If the warmers stop feeling so hot, just expose it to cold air and give it another good shake — this will reactive the heat!

    Get a pack of 14 toe warmers for $14 and a pack of 20 hand warmers for $16.76 on Amazon.

    31. A three-wick candle used by Buddy the Elf himself because this soy blend will fill your ENTIRE apartment with the scent of Christmas trees. Seriously, the essence of holiday spirit is captured into this thing.

    Bath & Body Works

    This candle has a burn time of up to 45 hours and I cannot guarantee that your friends won't try to steal it.

    Get it from Bath & Body Works for $24.50.

    32. A cruelty-free, vegan liquid lipstick that dries down to the perfect matte texture — and it's so inexpensive ($6!?!?!?!) you'll be tempted to buy it in every gorgeous color.


    Promising review: "I absolutely love these! They're long-lasting and for six bucks, you really can't beat it! This is where you should be buying your liquid lipsticks if you're on a budget. Happy shopping everyone!" —Wendy W.

    Get it from Karity for $6 (available in 16 colors).

    33. A spy science kit for children (and adults...) aiming to become the next Harriet the Spy. This includes eight crime-solving activities that will make you feel like you just walked off the set of CSI.


    This kit contains two exciting mysteries that will have you matching fingerprints, testing DNA, and decoding secret messages. And yep, it includes everything you'll need to do so — baking soda, citric acid, flour, suspect cards, ph strips, filters, cups, markers, bags, a decoder, a cylinder, a test tube, a cap, and a painting.

    Promising review: "This kit is a really fun activity for kids to solve a mystery using forensic science. It has two different mysteries, and each one will probably take somewhere between an hour and an hour and a half. I used them with my Girl Scouts and they had a really good time with them! There are enough materials to solve each mystery once, so I put together kits for the girls with extra materials, most of which are easy to come by." —C.M.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.75 (originally $22).

    34. A limited-edition, volcano-inspired eyeshadow palette filled with creamy and ultra-matte hues. Lids sprinkled with gold ~diamond dust~? I think YES.

    Promising review: "This eyeshadow palette is STUNNING! The pigment literally melts and blends onto the skin like butter. All the shades remind me of molten rocks, as they are so strong in pigment and color. This palette is perfect for the party season as the shade selection is gorgeous and adds a gorgeous pop to the lids! Definitely recommend to all!" —Shel123

    Get it from Nordstrom for $27.60 (originally $46).

    35. A waffle knit romper perfect for cozying up next to the tree, engulfed by a warm fleece blanket, hot cocoa steaming in a mug next to you, and a Hallmark holiday film streaming on your laptop.


    Get it from Aerie for $24.97 (originally $49.95, available in sizes XXS-XXL and in two colors).

    36. A concealer formulated with goji berry and Haloxyl to brighten your undereyes and make it seem like you actually got some beauty sleep last night! Consider dark circles a thing of your dark past, people. / Via @maybelline, Amazon

    This concealer also comes with an attached sponge applicator, meaning you can stash it in your bag for touch-ups without having to worry about carrying any beauty sponges or brushes. Need to fix up your makeup before that after-work happy hour? Well then this pocket-sized tube is all you'll need!

    Promising review: "I am a makeup snob. I have stupidly high standards for cosmetic performance, and drugstore brands have let me down every single time I've given them a shot. So when I graduated from Covergirl to Sephora after college, I never looked back. My kit is full of Dior and YSL foundation, Armani concealer, Benefit brighteners, etc. But this thing is truly great.The sponge applicator is better than you think. Firstly, it's antimicrobial, so you don't have to worry about the hygiene aspect. Secondly, its ability to blend the product is outstanding. The concealer itself doubles as a highlighter, it looks good without primer, and it lasts so much longer than you'd expect." —Sarita

    Get it from Amazon for $7.12 (available in 12 shades).

    37. A cleaning brush set complete with a bottle brush, a straw brush, and a detail cleaner to really sanitize the dark depths of that water bottle and stainless steel straw you use... every single day.


    Neglecting to deep clean your water bottle and reusable straws (which I'm proud of you for using, BTW) can lead to yucky odors and bacteria build-up. Long story short? CLEAN THEM.

    Promising review: "I love these brushes! I wanted these brushes to clean shaker bottles (for protein) that my husband and I use. Sometimes, the protein powder gets caught in those tiny spaces inside the cap which gets annoying and IMPOSSIBLE to clean with a simple sponge. That’s where the smallest brush from this set comes in. It fits perfectly and the bristles reach areas I couldn't with a sponge, which makes cleaning the bottle caps faster and easier. The big brush is also perfect for cleaning the bottle itself, and the straw brush speaks for itself. They are sturdy and don't feel cheap, like they're going to fall apart easily." —raerae

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    38. A hot chocolate bar kit that calls for a holiday 👏 movie 👏 brunch 👏. Might I suggest a Hallmark film in which the overworked protagonist falls in love and finds the true meaning of Christmas?


    This kit is complete with a table sign, 24 cup tags, 18 labels, and an invisible force to convince guests that you are THE BEST brunch host... probably ever.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    Me, finding yet another package on my doorstep:

    New Line Cinema

    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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