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    28 Things Under $20 For People Who Don't Have All Day

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    1. A powerful mouthwash to conquer that morning breath in seconds. You brushing or not brushing your teeth before you head out of the door is between you and your toothbrush, but at least with this wash, no one else will be able to tell.

    a review photo of the two bottles of mouthwash

    2. A wrinkle release spray because waking up in the morning and forgetting that you didn't iron your work shirt has become an unfortunate routine. Now, you can get rid of those wrinkles without pulling out the iron or steamer.

    a before and after of a wrinkled shirt and a shirt without wrinkles

    3. An eyeliner stamp that'll easily shave a good 45 minutes off your makeup routine by — brace yourself — stamping your eyeliner so that it's picture-perfect every time. No more spending all that time wiping off the mistake and trying again.

    4. A pack of deodorant wipes so you can quickly freshen up in between day-to-day activities. You can keep them in your bag for touching up the pits after your gym workout or sprucing up before heading out to happy hour.

    a product photo of someone holding an individually wrapped body wipe

    5. A rapid microwave steamer designed specifically for heating and eating pre-prepped meals or leftovers. And, it has a steaming rack perfect for steaming veggies, fish, and poultry.

    6. A no-rinse detergent perfect for hand-washing your delicates. Hand-washing is already such a long process, so skipping the rinse at least shaves off some minutes.

    the bottle of detergent

    7. A jar of toilet bombs that'll do all the work for you. Toss one in the bowl, let it dissolve, watch the cleaning happen, give the bowl a little scrub, flush, and your toilet is clean enough to eat out of — but, don't.

    a product shot of someone holding the jar of toilet bombs

    8. A speedy defrosting tray because you don't always remember to take food out in advance but you also don't have time to wait. This tray will let you defrost chicken breasts, steak, pork chops, lamb chops, and more within 30 to 60 minutes.

    Meat on defrosting tray

    9. A treat dispenser to make bath time a quick and effortless process for you and your furry friend.

    10. A lip, cheek, and eye tint so you can throw on a face in half the time, on days when you actually feel like wearing makeup. One stick to rule them all.

    the lip eye and cheek tints in the four colors they come in

    11. A pack of cleaning tablets made from biodegradable, chlorine-free, and environmentally safe ingredients that'll finally rid your fave bottle of that mysterious stain on the bottom.

    Brown-tinted inside of stainless steel bottle; bottle filled to brim with bubbling liquids; completely clear inside of bottle

    12. A magnetic visual grocery list so you can quickly notice that you're out of milk, cheese, bread, and laundry detergent.

    the visual grocery list

    13. A set of wad-free pads to prevent your sheets from tangling in the wash and not actually drying. These'll save you from having to run the dryer multiple times.

    a reviewer photo of the wad free pad on sheets showing how it works

    14. A scratch-free scraping tool because you just bought a bunch of cool stuff from the local thrift shop but those stickers have got to go. This tool easily removes that residue so you can stop using your fingernails. We don't have time to squeeze a nail appointment into this week's schedule. Gotta make that mani last.

    15. A set of reusable nonstick oven liners — anything that makes kitchen cleanup easier is an automatic must-have. The best thing about these oven liners is that they're dishwasher safe. It's easier to pop this in the washer than to deep-clean your entire oven.

    A pie in oven dripping oils onto sleek oven liner

    16. A food chopper ideal for meal prepping. You can chop onions and nuts, mince herbs, or puree hummus and mixed dressings. And it's compact, which makes it a great addition to kitchens with little to no counter space.

    the food chopper with chopped onions inside

    17. A pack of toddler shoe sticker helpers perfect for helping your toddler figure out which shoe goes on which foot. The stickers are durable and moisture-proof so they won't sweat off. This will help you get out the door faster and make your little one feel "BIG" because they figured it out all by themselves. 

    One half of a narwhal sticker placed on each sole
    A gif showing how to place the stickers halves inside the shoes
    Erin Roberts Creative Co. / Etsy

    Erin Roberts Creative Co. is a small biz based in Pasadena, Maryland that specializes in stickers and stationary.

    Promising review: "So far the stickers have stayed in my daughter’s shoes. We no longer have to leave the house with shoes on the wrong feet!" —sirena cheung

    Get a two sheets of stickers for 8 pairs of shoes from Erin Roberts Creative Co. on Etsy for $8.50 (also available in larger quantities).

    18. A pack of acne patches — these on-the-go pimple patches can work on your breakouts while you break through the rest of your busy day.

    Customer photo showing application of acne patch

    19. A jar-opening gadget to help you crack open that jar of pasta sauce with little to no effort. You can affix this under your cabinets, so it's perfect for small kitchens where storage space is limited. It'll come in especially handy if you're following a Tasty video and need your jar opened quickly before the next step in the recipe.

    a reviewer photo of someone demonstrating how to use the jar opener with a mason jar

    20. A clean dirty dishwasher magnet so you can save water and time by not re-running the dishwasher because you couldn't remember if you ran it before or not.

    21. A low-effort power scrubber with an oscillating head that scrubs 60 times per second. The more this brush scrubs, the less you have to. You'll be able to tackle that dirt and grime that's been building up, in no time.

    22. An "Angry Mama" microwave cleaner for when the "soften butter" instruction goes horribly wrong. Just fill mama with water and vinegar, and pop her in the microwave. She'll get mad, blow her top, and leave your microwave looking brand new in minutes.

    The microwave cleaner, shaped like a woman's shoulders and head. Her head has tiny holes where the cleaning concoction will spurt from to clean the microwave

    23. A fast-acting mold and mildew remover gel perfect for deep cleaning a rental space before you move in. This cleaning solution can dissolve the build up in six to eight hours so you can apply it in the morning, run your errands, and come home to a clean bathroom before guests even arrive.

    24. A jewelry cleaning pen designed for cleaning jewelry with diamonds or other precious stones with just a few swipes. Wet the tip of the brush, twist the end so the cleaning solution comes out, brush your jewelry, rinse, dry and marvel at the sparkle.

    Before and after of ring with use of cleaning pen

    25. A pack of bedsheet suspenders so you can get a good night's rest without having to spend precious sleepy time minutes readjusting your fitted sheet for the umpteenth time.

    Bedsheet suspenders

    26. An adjustable measuring cup so you can switch back and forth between measurements without having to look for the 1/4-cup tool that somehow got lost in the drawer.

    A hand pouring oil out of the cylindrical measuring cup, which features precise measurements etched on the side

    27. A sworn-by microwave pasta cooker to pretty much make your dreams come true because it lets you make the perfect al dente pasta in the microwave instead of waiting for water to boil. Your dinner guests will never know. Now top it with some sauce and serve it up!

    28. A rapid egg cooker — boil, poach, scramble, or even make an omelet super quick. Now, you can finally fit breakfast into your morning routine. Picture perfect eggs every time, just look at the picture below. 👇🏽

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