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    32 Random Products Our Readers Loved In 2018

    Just some stuff our readers really loved, so you will too!

    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 sweatshirt from one of the best bed and breakfasts in Scarnton, PA.


    Get it from Amazon for $24.95+ (available in sizes S–4XL and 23 colors).

    2. Punny illustrated Snape postcards to send to all your potions classmates.


    Get a pack of seven from KatieAbeyDesign on Etsy for $9.15.

    3. An essential oil stick you can roll on your neck or the back of your ears for some serious relief from migraines.

    Amazon, Katy Herman / BuzzFeed

    Read all about how this migraine stick will change your damn life.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    4. An effective pedicure rasp to transform your cracked heels into silky soft beauties.

    Promising review: "I'm on my feet a lot, and this product takes all the dead calloused skin off my heels. It will require you to buff your feet afterwards, because it does leave the area a bit rough. I use a sanding foot pad, and when I'm done, my feet feel great. I purchased a second one, and labeled it for my kitchen. It's the best microplane for grating cheese, nuts, and citrus rinds. I know it sounds odd, but trust me it's amazing." —Rosanna Golden

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    5. An undemanding journal that just asks for two minutes of your time each morning.


    The journal aims to start your morning right with prompts that focus on gratitude, letting go of stress, and setting daily intentions.

    Promising review: "This was purchased for me as a Christmas gift from a co-worker. I only recently started using it, as I've been dealing with some troubles in my life. I don't know what it is, but even if I repeat some of the same stuff... getting this done in the mornings (or sometimes at night if I don't make the time in the mornings) has made such a tremendous difference in my attitude toward myself and to others. So much so, that several people have taken notice. I have since purchased a couple copies for friends who are also dealing with troubles in their lives. I highly recommend it." —Sumo

    Get it from Amazon for $13.38.

    6. A bottle of Mike's Hot Honey for giving food a little sweetness plus a kick of heat.


    This stuff is great for tea, margaritas, salads, pizza, tacos, wings, cheese, veggies, chicken... I could keep going. Read more about this delicious spicy ambrosia.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.06.

    7. A pair of wine aerators that attach to the bottle, so you can aerate and pour at the same time.


    Promising review: "These wine aerators are FABULOUS! I do wine demos for different wineries and I don't always have time to let a bottle of wine breathe properly before a demo starts. They greatly enhance the flavor and it makes all the difference in the world. My sales numbers increased greatly. And you can't beat the price!" —AshBash

    Get them from Amazon for $11.95.

    8. A pet-brushing glove so you can secretly groom your (overly) furry friend while petting them. There will be no tumbleweeds of fur in your future.,

    Promising review: "Fantastic dog grooming aid! Our older rescue dog isn't too keen on the routine dog brushing stuff but her thick coat really needs the grooming — this dog grooming glove is the exactly right answer. Put the glove on, pet the dog, and all that loose hair comes away leaving her coat feeling so much smoother and softer without causing her to be nervous or upset over a brushing. Highly recommend, and yes I'm going to be ordering as gifts for a couple of other dog owners I know!" —DSP

    Get each glove from Amazon for $6.99 (available in both left-handed and right-handed versions).

    9. A meowvelous magic 8 ball that dispenses cat-tastic tidbits instead of answers.

    Urban Outfitters

    Expect pawsitively lovely phrases like "best furriends furrever" and "feeling frisky."

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $16.

    10. A wireless, multi-speed vibrator powerful enough to rocket you into a higher consciousness of being.

    Promising review: "Sweet Mary, Queen of Scots... I write this in the aftermath of my Shibari Mini Halo's inaugural use. I only have cell reception now as I reenter Earth's orbit. Btw, Mars is beautiful, you guys. Anyway, ladies... Do not hesitate. I repeat, BUY THIS DAMN HANDHELD SPACE SHUTTLE. YOU WILL SEE VISIONS, YOU WILL DREAM DREAMS! YOU WILL BELIEVE THAT GOD IS A WOMAN! If we get enough of these into women's hands, we can overthrow the patriarchy, js." —Henry and Ziva's Mum

    Get it from Amazon for $29.41+ (available in two colors).

    11. A cutie pie anglerfish book light so you can just keep readin' readin' readin' no matter how dark it is.


    Get it from ThinkGeek for $9.99.

    12. A squirrely dog toy that lets your pup hide and remove squeaky toys from a plush log. You can even hide treats inside to encourage play.


    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in four sizes).

    13. An earwax removal kit so effective, you'll be smiling ear from unclogged ear.


    Promising review: "My right ear was totally plugged so I went to the pharmacy and the pharmacist said that this is the one doctors usually tell patients to get. I put the drops in, waited, then flushed my ear out with very warm water and OH MY GOSH... the gunk that came flowing out onto the towel blew my mind! It's amazing that I was ever able to hear at all with all that crap in my ear. This stuff works." —CD

    Get it from Amazon for $5.98.

    14. A DIY miniature greenhouse that takes lots of love and care to put together, but definitely won't die on you like an actual house of plants.


    It comes with everything you need to create the greenhouse model in the image. It even lights up when you're done!

    Promising review: "I absolutely loved assembling this kit! Instructions and materials supplied are good. I will buy another one as I enjoyed assembling it so much I was kind of sad when I was done. It is a wonderful finished product." —Marcia Britain

    Get it from Amazon for $32.54.

    15. A literal space bar you'll be over the moon for.


    Get it from MattSaundersink on Etsy for $5.30.

    16. A tough-as-hail umbrella with a lifetime guarantee, so you can feel confident about going out in the rain and staying dry.


    It's automatic, lightweight, and has nine ribs to keep it strong against the wind.

    Get it from Amazon for $22.95.

    17. A meal planning notepad so you know exaaactly what to get at the grocery store and you can avoid the dreaded "what do you want for dinner?" conversation.


    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    18. A date night bucket list kit to help you and your special someone figure out how to spend the night.


    This can comes with printed birch wood sticks with fun date prompts like stargazing and attending a museum.

    Get it from UncommonGoods for $18.

    19. A pack of Bottle Bright tablets that clean out gross and grimy water bottles so you can finally use them again. Reclaim your old Nalgene with the least amount of work possible.

    Promising review: "I seriously can't believe how well these little tablets work. I had the most disgusting HydroFlask coffee mug — I tried everything. Bottle brush, different kinds of soap, vinegar, EVERYTHING, and there was still a seemingly impenetrable layer of black sludge inside. It grossed me out so much that I bought ANOTHER HydroFlask to replace it. Now eventually they both got black inside, so I tried these little magic tablets. I let a tablet sit in each of my mugs for an hour or two, and the black sludge rinsed out COMPLETELY, without even scrubbing. They look brand new. What a magical product. No weird smell or taste afterward, either. I liked it so much I used it on another HydroFlask I use primarily to hold my Bloody Mary mix in the fridge. I couldn't put anything else in it because it would always taste like spicy tomato juice. Bottle Bright to the rescue! No residual smell or taste anymore. AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING." —Amazon Customer

    Get a pack of 12 from Amazon for $7.99.

    20. A pair of ultra-effective oral rinses so you can cross "bad breath" of your long list of concerns.


    The oral rinse neutralizes sulfur-producing bacteria and keeps breath fresh for up to 24 hours.

    Promising review: "If I could give six stars, I would! I've learned to live with my husband's halitosis for decades. The only thing that has ever worked in the past was a prescription mouthwash prescribed by his dentist. Unfortunately, it also causes teeth staining so my husband discontinued using it. Seriously, this stuff is a miracle! After one use, my husband's breath was fresh, no after-odor." —SDCA

    Get them from Amazon for $14.76.

    21. A pastel accordion folder that can fit up to 200 (!!!) pieces of paper, so you know you'll always come prepared.


    Read more about these folder's in BuzzFeed's full write-up.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this! I've always been the type of person to have a different folder for each subject in school, and to buy new folders every semester because they accumulate wear and tear by the end of the term. But it became too annoying to have to switch out notebooks and folders every day depending on what classes I had. It also increased the likelihood that I'd forget a folder for a particular class, so I gave this a try. After four months of continuous use, it's held up really well! It holds everything that I need and it is always by my side. It actually still looks somewhat new. I got compliments on it because it's cute and a great organizational tool." —KaleSensei

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99 (available in eight colors).

    22. A book of grid-style logic puzzles to give your brain a little work out every now and then.


    Promising review: "I love this puzzle book. I got sick of doing logic puzzles online or printing them out, so I decided to buy a book. Compared to the logic puzzles you can buy on the magazine rack at grocery stores, these are exceptionally better. They keep me busy during my down time. I love that each one has a solve rate, average time, and best time next to it. I enjoy timing myself and calculating how much faster (or slower) I was than the average. I also like how the puzzles in the front are easy and the puzzles closer to the back get harder. I recommend it for anyone looking for logic puzzles." —Abigail Kamin

    Get it from Amazon for $11.76.

    23. An electric toothbrush ready to blast away every speck of plaque on your chompers.


    It charges with a USB charger, comes with three heads, and has a four hour charge minimum.

    Promising review: "I have to admit I didn't expect too much when I ordered this toothbrush as a traveling replacement for the Phillips SonicCare toothbrush used at home. The main appeal was the ability to charge the device, using a regular micro-USB connector... which I carry for my phone anyway. Boy, was I surprised the first time I tried this thing. It's no wimpy pseudo-Sonic toothbrush (like traveling models I've tried before), it's a real powerhouse-in-your-mouth. I'm also a big fan of the various power levels and overall functionality. In fact, it has become my go-to home toothbrush." —J. Chinn

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in four colors).

    24. A Spatty — which is basically just a spatula put through a Willy Wonka taffy stretcher — to help you get every last drop of sauce, shampoo, or makeup from all your bottles and jars.


    The set comes with a Spatty and a Spatty Daddy so you can tackle big and small containers. Check out more amazing Shark Tank products.

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $11.70+ (available in two colors).

    25. A DIY hot sauce kit so you can take matters into your own hands when the grocery store just isn't providing you with the heat you need.


    The kit comes with gloves, sterilizing solution, a small funnel, bottle labels, six glass bottles, and hot sauce ingredients (dried guajillo peppers, dried chipotle peppers, dried arbol peppers, cayenne, ancho chile, curry powder, apple cider vinegar, white vinegar, and brown sugar).

    Get it from UncommonGoods for $34.95.

    26. A Sona massager that's an eight-setting, waterproof dream that uses sonic pulses to stimulate every part of your clit at once.


    Also consider the Sona Cruise, which reserves 20% of its power until it recognizes you're close and takes things to the next level. Read more about why everyone with a clitoris needs the Sona or Sona Cruise.

    Promising review: "I got this in the mail today and charged it. I put on a dab of lube and started it up. One and a half minutes later (SERIOUSLY) I had my first squirting orgasm!!!!!!! I have NEVER had an orgasm like this!!!!! It was worth every penny!!!!!!" —HAPPYLADY

    Get the Sona from Amazon for $69.

    27. An embroidered robe because this level of luxury pretty much has your name on it.

    Personalization Mall

    Get it from Personalization Mall for $55.99.

    28. A journal that helps you organize your life's experiences, relationships, and wisdom into a story you and family member's can look back on and enjoy.


    Due to its popularity, it's backordered and will ship on February 1st.

    Get it from UncommonGoods for $30.

    29. An ice tea tumbler so you can enjoy a refreshing beverage on the go.


    Just add hot water and loose-leaf tea or a tea bag to the outer chamber, let steep, then fill the inner chamber with ice and press it down into outer chamber. The stainless steel filter keeps tea leaves out of your drink.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $15.99.

    30. A cable bite that adds some flair to your charging cord while also protecting it from fraying.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $6 (available in 20 animals).

    31. A pair of Dobby earrings so cute, you'll be kind of elf-ish and not tell anyone where you got them.


    Get one or two from TroppaMangaStyle on Etsy for $10.63+.

    32. A multi-tool carabiner that's a must-have for every camper who is trying to travel light.

    The Grommet

    It has a bottle opener, utility blade, a screwdriver, hanging slots, and extra ferro rods.

    Get it from The Grommet for $14.95 (available in four colors).

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