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    43 Helpful Things That You'll Probably End Up Using Again And Again

    Well, might as well sleep with these things under your bed.

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    1. A multi-faceted kitchen tool that is a solid spoon, slotted spoon, spatula, slicer, and turner, all in one.

    device that looks like a small spoon on one side and a large slotted spoon on the other with sharp edge

    2. A jewelry cleaning pen you can count on to add new shine to your gems, no costly trip to the jeweler needed.

    before: cloudy stone ring after: clear shiny ring

    3. A pair of ear buds that are 1. affordable as heck and 2. last forever. You'll never go back to Apple's uncomfortable nightmare headphones.

    the wired ear buds in many colors

    4. CND SolarOil Nail & Cuticle Care to repair peeling and painful nails, so you can find relief after doing the unspeakable and peeling off a gel manicure.

    before: peeling chipped nails after: healthy nails

    5. Squishy unicorns worth a good squeeze whenever this unicornless reality gets too stressful.

    6. A cuff-style bracelet with a groove to keep your hair-tie in. Now you can always have one handy without it cutting of your circulation.

    open bangle with ridge to fit elastic hair band

    7. A pair of massage slippers that are meant to be worn for 15 minutes at a time to help with various foot pain problems.

    model wears slides with nodes that massage soles of feet

    8. A beeswax wood polish and conditioner to give your furniture an impossibly lustrous shine previously never seen in your home.

    9. A suction tool that'll help relieve the itchy agony of bug bites by sucking out insect venom, saliva, and other irritants under your skin. Finally, you can go outside after dark again!

    left: raised mosquito bite middle: plunger like device after: bite is now flat

    10. A tube of primer to ensure your amazing makeup masterpiece stays put all day long.

    reviewer with makeup on that says 7 hours later no touch ups

    11. An electric bottle opener that works so well, you'll realize you were living in the dark ages with that corkscrew all these years.

    12. A reliable dust buster you might as well keep holstered to your side so you can attack unexpected messes as soon as they happen.

    the hand vacuum

    13. A pair of blue light-blocking glasses to help prevent eye strain from staring at a computer all day. Goodbye, office headaches!

    14. An undemanding journal that just requires a single line each day. It's a five-year journal so you can compare your growth over the half decade.

    the journal

    15. A tube of Nerdwax to actually keep your glasses on your nose.

    model holds the tube of wax

    16. A journal happy to store all your increasingly complicated passwords. At least 12 characters, including a symbol, number, capital letter, ancient rune, and the fleeting details of a half-remembered dream? COME ON!

    17. A jar of O'Keeffe's hand cream you'll want to marinate your dry paws in all winter.

    18. An external charger, because you don't want to end up asking the bartender to charge your phone and then be without your precious screen for god knows how long. Nightmare averted.

    rectangle shaped battery

    19. A clip-on light so you can take A+ selfies no matter where you are.

    model takes selfie with clip on light

    20. How to Raise a Plant: and Make It Love You Back — a lovely book from the creators of the House Plant Club that'll help you take proper care of your leafy friends.

    21. A bristled bug catcher that snatches up creepy crawlies from a safe distance and lets you chuck 'em outside.

    device with long stem and bristled catcher at the end

    22. A bag light to make it way easier to find snacks in your bag at night, in the movie theater, or at the club. You never know when the snack attack is gonna hit.

    clip on light inside of purse

    23. An Invisibobble scrunchie that'll be gentle on your hair and fashionable on your wrist.

    pile of velvet scrunchies

    24. An eight-in-one multitool slim enough to slip right into your wallet.

    credit card shaped multitool

    25. A glitzy ring that doubles as a fidget spinner to keep your fingers busy and looking good.

    26. A tube of Lucas' Pawpaw Ointment, a legendary Australian lip balm you won't know how you ever lived without.

    red tubes of yellow lip balm

    27. Am I Dying? — an endlessly helpful book for the hypochondriac in everyone.

    the cover

    28. A drain cover so you can fill your tub all the way to the tippy top.

    tub cover

    29. A magnetic meal planning pad with a detachable shopping list for when you want to really commit to cooking at home.

    meal planner on fridge

    30. A bottle of Cuccio Revitalize Cuticle Oil with milk and honey to keep your nails in tip-top shape.

    hand holds round bottle of oil with dropper

    31. An ice tray with a lid so you can walk at a normal pace from the sink to the freezer and just throw that thing in there, no risk of spills.

    model puts ice tray into freezer sideways

    32. A pet hair remover that'll pull all the fur off your belongings. It turns out that white fur coat you own is actually a black denim jacket???

    33. A pack of Bottle Bright tablets possibly made out of fairy dust, because they'll totally wipe away years of grime in mere minutes.

    before: dirty orange bottle during: foamy liquid after: clean bottle

    34. Biossance Squalane Oil to hydrate your skin so effectively, you'll wonder how you ever survived without it.

    hand holds green bottle with hand pump

    35. A ball of slime putty that's really fun to play with — but don't forget to use it to clean up anything with lots of nooks and crannies.

    hand uses slime like putty on car vent

    36. A microfiber hair towel to dry your hair in record time while still being way more gentle than a traditional terrycloth version.

    model wears hair towel

    37. A doggy foot cleaner for quickly getting your pup's paws squeaky clean so they can get back to lounging on your furniture instead of the expensive pet bed you got them.

    dog paw goes into tube with bristles

    38. A pair of Command broom holding wall mounts so those things can stop falling out of the closet and bopping you on the head.

    reviewer image of many brooms on wall

    39. A subscription to EveryPlate, a service that will just ship you everything you need to create delicious homemade meals.

    box with two meal and some produce around it

    40. A mouth guard with a mold you can make at home and then mail in.

    hand holds mouth guard with caption no all heroes wear capes

    41. A heat brush capable of blowing your hair out to near-salon level perfection.

    42. A fancy camping stove so you don't have to sacrifice your gourmet sensibilities just because you're out of the kitchen.

    thin two burner stove with lid

    43. And a bear-y nice under-eye stick to soothe puffiness and dark circles. If a beauty item isn't shaped like an animal, is it even worth getting?

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