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    40 Things You’ll Be Glad You Bought Every Time You Use Them

    Anti-fog spray, cuticle guard, goo gone and other must-have items that will come in handy.

    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 mug warmer to keep your hot beverages HOT. Yup, no more room temperature liquids. Lukewarm?! Never heard of her... just set your cup on the cute little hot plate. Sit tight and sip confidently while you work away unbothered.

    Reviewer mug warmer in use with cup on top of it

    Promising review: "It's going on a little over a year since I got this coffee warmer and I felt I needed to let everyone know that this is the best coffee warmer I've gotten. I work 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and it is on the entire time, five to six days a week. It keeps my tea at just the right temperature. Not scalding or room temperature like other warmers I've purchased. The 60-inch cord is long enough to go across my large desk. The hot plate is 3.25 inches in diameter, making it the right size for even my large bottomed coffee mug. The entire warmer is 5.2 by 8.6 inches, so it's not cumbersome having it sit on my desk. This was a great purchase, I'm glad I got it." —Christin Fern

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    2. A handheld bag sealer because rolling the bag up after opening it results in stale chips and possibly pests. Now you can keep little critters out and freshness in by resealing it with this mini gadget.

    Amazon, @teresalauracaruso / Via

    Promising review: "Super easy to use. I love that this mini heat sealer is battery operated. It works great for sealing bags of chips! So much nicer than using chip clips. It has a magnet in the back so you just pop it on your fridge and it’s there wherever you need it. Like many other reviews have said, it’s one of those things you didn’t know you needed!" —Evette Rowley

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

    3. Wad-Free laundry pads so that you'll never pull out a bed sheet wrapped around the rest of your soggy, wet linens like a burrito. Just attach these detanglers to your sheets, and you'll never have to worry about your clothes becoming knotted again.

    Wad-Free pads attached to a bed sheet

    Wad-Free is a small biz that was launched during the pandemic. Cyndi, the founder, learned CAD (computer-aided design) to create the pads. 

    Promising review: "Wow, you wonder if things like this really work and well, I can absolutely confirm it does! First, I was impressed that the package came with two of the devices because I was only expecting one. So there was one for the fitted sheet, and [one for] the flat sheet. Finally, I tried it out, and my sheets not only did NOT wad up, they came out of the dryer feeling fresher, feeling more dry, and unwrinkled! I will be buying a set of these for each of my immediate family members and close friends! What a great gift!" —katy

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

    4. Extensions for kinky, coily, and curly hair so that whether you're too tired to style, want a little extra volume, or length — this brand has got you covered with clip-ins, wigs, and ponytails.

    Christine Forbes / BuzzFeed

    Heat Free Hair is a Black woman-owned small business that makes hair extensions and wigs for Afro-textured hair. They sell lace fronts, wefted hair, full lace wigs, and clip-ins in a variety of textures. The set come with six clip-ins.

    "I have been eyeing Heat Free Hair for 10 YEARS because they are pricey. Now that I've gotten my hands on some clip-ins, I regret waiting so long because they're totally worth it. For context, I have 4b–4c hair. I'm not used to being able to use hair fresh out the box. However, this blends perfectly with my natural hair. Mind you, I installed these in like 20 minutes with minimal stretching. All I did was lightly detangle the hair and put it in where my hair was less dense. It's soft and doesn't have that weird 'new hair' smell or waxy residue. You can tell that these were created by and for Black women. If you're a naturalista looking for an extra full Afro or a ponytail, try these — you won't regret it." —BuzzFeed Writer, Christine Forbes

    Get it from Heat Free Hair for $189+ (available in three lengths, as well as "For Kurls" and "For Koils")

    5. Reusable silicone dishwashing gloves so you can do your dishes every day instead of pretending you're letting them ~soak~. It will protect your manicure, keep your hands dry, and save you $$$ in the long run. Need I say more?

    Reviewer wearing dishwashing gloves

    Promising review: "I was a bit skeptical when purchasing these gloves, but the reviews were excellent, so I went ahead and bought them. I am so glad I did. I have small hands, but these gloves fit fine. Two things I really love about these gloves: 1) Water does not seep inside (pet peeve of mine), and 2) they are easy to get on and off repeatedly (second pet peeve is when you need to wait until the gloves dry to get your hands back in them). The gloves do an excellent job cleaning the dishes and kitchen. I have not used them to do other rooms in the house but will be purchasing another pair to tackle other cleaning jobs." —Babs

    Get it from Amazon for $5.93.

    6. A mesh body exfoliator to give you a relaxing, deep spa-like scrub that will remove dead skin. You'll experience a full body glow and feel squeaky clean.

    Emma Lord/BuzzFeed

    Luv Scrub is a Black woman-owned business founded by Caroline Owusu-Ansah, who is introducing people to West African methods of mesh exfoliation one customer at a time. This product is so popular it's often sold out, so go go go!

    "I'm so obsessed with this exfoliator that I'm just choosing to forget all the years I lived without it. First of all, it suds up my body wash like nobody's business — I probably have to use about a quarter as much of it now to get really sudsy good coverage. It's flexible and extendable, which makes it ridiculously easy to reach places all over my body, in particular my shoulders and back. You can bunch it up to your preferred thickness if you want more of a light exfoliation or a deeper one in different places of your body. As someone who has had bumpy and rough skin on my arms, I noticed a MASSIVE difference in the smoothness of my skin from the very first use. I also just love the pop! of pink in my shower, it makes me happy to look at it." —BuzzFeed Writer, Emma Lord

    Get it from Luv Scrub for $18 and shop all of their colors here.

    7. A Squatty Potty toilet stool that's a necessity once you learn that there's a proper way to ~go~. This simple device is also translucent, so it fits in with any decor.

    White squatty potty on bathroom floor

    Promising review: "Unbelievable that I've been performing a basic bodily function incorrectly my entire life. This is a wonderful product that is well worth the money. It allows one to adopt a natural, healthy position without giving up a western style toilet. You just have to use it to truly appreciate it." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    8. Two-in-one blow-drying brush delivers a salon-worthy one-step blow out that cuts drying time in half. This tool has three different settings (cool, low, and high) so you can control how much heat you're putting on your hair and for how long.

    Promising review: "First, let me start off with saying I have always HATED styling my hair. I’m not good at it and it takes WAY too long to do. My hair is fluffy/frizzy, and I have a lot of it. It takes me about 20–25 minutes to dry it with a normal blow drier. When I’m done with drying, it’s normally so frizzy and crazy that I MUST flat iron, or else it looks like I just woke up. Flat ironing would take me another 20 min or so, so we’re looking at 45 min total to do my hair. Nope. I don’t have the time or patience for all that, unless I’m going out at night. And then I discovered this Hot Tools miracle. I’ve only been using this a little less than a week, but it’s changed my hair life and I am telling all my girlfriends. It’s reduced my time from 45 minutes to 10. TEN!! Not only that, I don’t have to flat iron my hair, which saves time and heat exposure to my fine hair. The end result is SO smooth." —BayAreaShopper

    Get it from Amazon for $52.52.

    9. An automatic pan stirrer with a timer so you can work uninterrupted. Keep your arms and eyes on your keyboard and computer while this utensil does all the work.

    Automatic pan stirrer in pot on stove
    Uncommon Goods

    Promising review: "Honestly, I laughed at myself for buying this. I stopped laughing the first time I used it! What a help, it freed me up to do other things while it stirred the sauce that needed constant attention. I bought another one and I am not laughing now." —Luvdvm

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $25.

    10. An earwax removal aid so you can stop sword-fighting your eardrums or pushing gunk in further with cotton swabs. These drops contain carbamide peroxide, which turns into a foam that gently breaks down wax and allows for easy removal., Amazon

    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 $5.96.

    11. A car clip sauce holder that will allow you to enjoy your to-go order on-the-go without ruining the car *or* your outfit. This double dipper allows you to conveniently dunk nuggets, fries, or even a burger without worrying about any spillage.

    Clip sauce holder in use in car
    Etsy / 3D Printed by Brian

    3D Printed by Brian is a small business based in Fate, Texas that sells 3D printed products.

    Promising review: "My husband rolled his eyes at me that I bought it but I have no regrets! Never again will I spill sauce on myself in the car. Has an even nicer cleaner look than the picture in my opinion." —MadisonElaine98

    Get it from 3D Printed by Brian on Etsy for $5.20.

    12. Denman Hair Brush cuts styling time in half because it detangles and shapes curls at the same time! The evenly spaced bristles ensure you always have a head of perfectly sculpted spirals.,

    Promising review: "I love this brush! I ordered because I saw a Youtube video of a girl with curly hair using it, and her curls came out amazing! I always do wash-and-gos, and I usually would only brush/comb my hair in the shower style it once I was out, but sometimes if I waited a little longer to style it, my hair would get dry and frizzy. It would be almost impossible to get my curls defined without getting back in the shower. With this brush, now all I have to do it spray my hair with water, put product in it, and comb it through with this brush, and my curls are poppin'! My image shows before and after use of the brush about 30 minutes after getting out of the shower. The brush is also very sturdy and you can take rows out if you want a looser curl!" —Kirstie

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95 (available in three styles and eight colors).

    13. A three-in-one avocado slicer for effortlessly slicing avo' and removing the pit. The no-slip grip and stainless-steel blades ensure they get seven pieces of deliciousness without any hassle.

    Reviewer slicing avocado with product

    The three-in-one avocado slicer is machine-washable.

    Promising review: "I like avocados. However, I found myself not buying them as frequently as I’d like to eat them because, frankly, they’re a messy, dangerous, pain-in-the-butt to open. Not anymore! From the plastic knife (no more accidental cuts!) to the handy scooper (such a time saver!), this little gadget is well worth the room it takes up in my utensil drawer. Overall, I highly recommend it!" —Robin B.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    14. Anti-fog spray, which is essential if you wear sunglasses or prescription eyeglasses. This will keep them clear and streak-free, and it's gentle, so it won't cause any damage.,

    To apply, spray a small amount on both sides of your lenses, and use your fingers to rub it across the whole area. Let it sit for a full minute, and then wipe with a dry soft cloth. Once they're fully dry, you should be raring to go!

    Promising review: "I have tried everything to keep my glasses from fogging with my mask, and this product is by far the best. I'm sorry I waited so long to purchase it. I live in the Florida Keys and do a lot of diving and snorkeling, and it works fabulous for my dive mask also. I would highly recommend Optix 55 Fog Gone. Great price; also, I think this bottle will last a very long time." —Bebe

    Get it from Amazon for $6.95.

    15. A bottle of Poo-Pourri because there is no amount of love that can mask the unpleasant odor coming from the bathroom after they go. Spray this nontoxic blend of essential oils into the bowl to trap odors. Just remember to use it before you go so you can spray it forward.

    Reviewer holding a spray bottle of wild pear poo-pourri
    Natalie Brown / BuzzFeed

    "Okay, yes, this has been a long time favorite product at BuzzFeed. But in quarantine, my S.O. and I have moved in together, which means we’ve also started sharing a bathroom on a much more regular basis than before. After a couple of months, it became clear that we needed something that would actually work to cover up poop odor, and STAT. So I turned to this spray-before-you-go essential oil concoction. And yes! It does exactly what is says it does. Thank goodness." —Natalie Brown, BuzzFeed Editor

    Get it from Amazon for $11.05+ (available in six scents).

    16. A two-pack of Goo Gone adhesive spray for when your toddler decides to play interior decorator and you're stuck removing leftover sticker residue. This miracle product will make that impossible task incredibly easy and quick.

    Promising review: "I needed to remove the tank emblems from my Harley. Getting the metal part off is easy but it left behind nearly one-fourth of what was once goo but was now a rock hard layer of crud. I tried a few different solvents with no results. Goo Gone practically melted it away and i was able to remove it with very little effort. It took several applications and scrapings with a good scraper a little at a time but it's gone now and you can't tell it was ever there." —D. Kells

    Get two 12-ounce bottles from Amazon for $16.98.

    17. An Amazon Echo Dot which can turn on/off the TV or lights, change the channel, adjust the volume, lock the door, play music, control the temperature, give weather updates, annnnnd answer any other question you have without having to lift a finger...What's better than that?!

    Photo of Echo Dot on counter

    Promising Review: "I was skeptical if this would be an upgrade, but it really is. It is better looking, much better sounding, and just a better product. It has treble and bass adjustments which I find cool. I really love the look of it!" —Robert P. Gates

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    18. A TubShroom Drain Hair Catcher that will save you $$$ on plumbing. This fits into most drains, collects all that fallen hair, plus is as easy to remove and clean as it is to pop in.

    Promising review: "I shed so much hair, and it has always been an issue when it comes to showering! I used to try to catch the hairs before it went to the drain in which I would later have to clean once clogged, and now I encourage and move them towards the drain and my TubShroom! It truly is amazing, and the silicone material allows it to not rust like the old metal tub sink screens. It makes cleaning so much easier, and I am amazed every time. It even caught my dog's hair, and he has short, thin hairs!!! Highly, highly recommend this for every home." —S.K.M

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in six colors).

    Read up on this gross mushroom-shaped hair catcher for more *hair-raising* pics and glowing reviews!

    19. A nail polish holder ring which has made the impossible, possible — flawless at-home manicures! This ring comfortably sits between two fingers which allows you to lay your hand flat and have the bottle directly on top of it. No more mess or stress!

    Reviewer using product to paint nails

    Promising review: "This little invention is perfect for me. I'm an artist who paints very dense, delicate designs like a machine, but usually make a MESS out of painting my own nails. I am clumsy, for one thing, and have spilled many bottles of polish. Lately, I've become crippled with hip pain, so I lie down frequently. With this device, I can lie down and easily paint my nails without spilling a drop. It's a clever invention I wish I'd thought of myself!" —Chamberpaint

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in 21 colors).

    20. The Pink Stuff all-purpose cleaning paste that is extremely effective without being harsh on furniture, kitchen tops, pans, floors, rust, and much more. You'll finally be able to remove old stains that you had given up on (like the marker art that's been covering your walls for years).

    This TikTok-famous paste can clean literally ANY mess whether it's in your bathroom, kitchen, basement or anywhere in between.

    Promising review: "Amazing product. 99% all natural... no chemicals, no toxic odor. Shower wall hard water stains completely wiped out. I used other products on my 10-year-old oven door and it never came as clean. First try, I wiped on, wiped off. (Recommended at least five minutes.) Second try, I applied Pink and left it over night. Baked on grit was softened enough I could use a spoon to scrap. End result... BIG DIFFERENCE. By far the best versatile, nontoxic, gentle abrasive product. I would love a case so I could go crazy." —ap808

    Get it from Amazon for $8.98+ (available in packs of one or two).

    21. Wet & Forget shower cleaner because are you one of those folks who absolutely hates cleaning but likes things to be spotless? Well, this stuff is perfect because it requires absolutely no scrubbing. Just apply the odorless solution to your tub daily and rinse it off with water to make your bathroom look like one at the Ritz — no sponge required.

    Reviewer shower floor before and after using the shower cleaner

    Promising review: "This stuff is excellent. It performs as promised, it has a very nice scent, no fumes, and leaves shower clean with no scrubbing actually necessary. It is very easy to apply and rinse off. It is designed very well, with squirting spout separate from the large container and attached by a longish tube, so you don't have to hold the heavy container while applying the product. I've been using it for quite a while now, and I love it. I highly recommend it." —Stephanie Martin

    Get it from Amazon for $17.23.

    22. A stainless-steel electric griddle that will let you enjoy a good BBQ year round. The five-in-one appliance works as a contact grill, panini press (yum!), full grill, full griddle, and half grill/half griddle, plus you can adjust the temperature with the knob from 175–400 degrees F and set a timer on the built-in LCD display. When you're done, you can just pop the nonstick cooking plates in the dishwasher.

    Promising review: "Cooks perfectly, awesome grill marks, excellent design down to the drip tray, and super easy to clean. They give you a cleaning tool that is perfect for scraping and helping loosen stuff up too. I just remove the plates, scrape with the tool, and then scrub with a plastic scouring sponge and some dish detergent and rinse and wipe with paper towels. I know it sounds like a lot of work but it isn’t, and it looks like new after. The removable plates are just awesome. I’ve cooked steaks, chicken and brats, all came out perfect. Timer and heat controls are super easy. I love this thing." —Dark

    Get it from Amazon for $94.99.

    23. A password logbook — did you hear about that guy who had $220 million worth of Bitcoin but couldn't access it because he forgot the password? Yea, don't be that guy.

    Front of logbook laid on top of open logbook next to keyboard on marble background

    This has a whopping 144 pages, including tabbed alphabetical pages!

    Promising review: "I finally have all of my usernames, passwords, account numbers, service providers, etc. all in one place. No more sticky notes and little pieces of ripped paper or resetting my passwords all the time to only forget and reset them again. I searched for a couple weeks until I decided on this particular book. It seemed to offer the best layout and amount of information I could log and hasn't disappointed me yet. I love it! You can even store internet service info for easy reference." —Elizabeth R.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.05.

    24. OxiClean stain remover that can get tough stains out of fabrics, even if they aren't machine-washable. Simply mix the chlorine-free powder with water on nearly any surface or fabric and start scrubbing.

    Promising review: "I had a stained mattress that I'd been covering with a mattress pad for years. As I was preparing for a move, I decided to give this a try and see if it could remove the stains that had been there for well over SEVEN YEARS. I honestly don't even remember what caused the stains, but it removed them! I honestly can't believe the results. I wish I'd done this sooner!" —Little Greek

    Get it from Amazon for $12.98.

    25. Cuticle Guard Tape helps you do the unthinkable — color inside the (manicure) lines! Just swipe the latex tape around cuticles and let it dry and simply peel it off when you're done painting your nails. This genius product will have everyone asking which salon you go to because this tape? It makes home manicures look professional.

    Reviewer before and after photo showing how to use nail latex tape

    Promising Review: "I love this product and how well it worked/works! I used it with gel nails and and led/UV lamp and it worked great!! It dried almost immediately and a little goes a long way! I love this product and will be back once this runs out! I love it and it makes me want to paint my nails because I don't have to worry about so much correcting any mistakes! Love it, thank you!" —Kathy Gortney

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    26. A electric frother to take your barista skills to the next level without stepping out to Starbucks. This battery-powered device makes the cloudiest and yummiest hot or cold foam from the milk of your choice (and it works great on nondairy milk, too!).,

    Promising review: "I researched many milk frother's before settling on this one. I didn't want to break the bank on the higher end ones and I also didn't want a less expensive handheld one that would probably break down after a few uses. So, after reading many reviews on this frother, I decided to purchase it. This has been the best purchase I could have made, I am beyond happy with everything this little machine does. I love how compact it is, it won't crowd your counter. I purchased the white one and it's so sleek and stylish. Second, it does what it says it does. I usually use the second setting that heats up the milk and provides a medium froth. No more cold coffee in the morning when I add the milk straight from the carton. I use almond/coconut milk and it does a fantastic job and it's very easy to use and to clean. I actually look forward to waking up in the morning to enjoy my delicious creamy coffee. This will save you money because you won't miss paying for that expensive caffe latte every morning." —Rina M Fajardo

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    27. A face mask holder for your car so you're not stuck holding it in your hand. If, like myself, you've lost or dropped a couple of masks... you should definitely invest in this air vent hook.

    Air vent hook in car with face masks hanging from it
    Archer's Design Shop / Etsy

    Archer's Design Shop is a small business founded by Mitchell Archer who created the company because of his passion for functional product design. The brand specializes in creating 3D printed car accessories.

    Promising review: "I love the back lip these clips have! It keeps the clips secure. I previously purchased ones elsewhere that didn't have this feature and the clips just expanded in the heat and became loose/no longer hugged tightly on my car vents. I definitely recommend! It's great having somewhere to hang my masks in my car." —Ann N.

    Get it from Archer's Design Shop on Etsy for $4.50 (available in four colors).

    28. A leopard print tote which *I* am now declaring is the perfect bag. It's made from mostly recycled stretchy material, has a padded compartment for your laptop, enough space to fit all your necessities, and can fit your groceries — so basically it'll be your work, picnic, travel, and grocery carrier.


    Promising review: "I love the print, and the option of the short or long handles. Plus, HOLY pockets! I didn’t even notice how many pockets this had when buying the bag but it’s an extra perk for sure. It can hold a large capacity and is very durable even when fully loaded. If I could, I’d get every color!" —shopaholic321

    Get it from Madewell for $98.

    29. A daily planner that will help you get your life organized and ensure that you never forget important dates. Add this to cart and you'll never forget another birthday, anniversary, or recital.

    Planner on white table next to supplies

    The notepad also reminds you to drink water and practice gratitude by writing down all the people and things in your life that you're grateful for!

    Promising review: "I love this list. Like many these days, I’m working virtually. It’s difficult having everything online and I like having this tangible to do list. Instead of randomly lurching from one overwhelming task to another, this to do list lets me plan out each day and keeps me organized so I don’t get distracted. I start fresh each day (I actually wrote my list the night before - that way I’m ready to go when I get up) so I don’t feel like I have tasks that never go away! I also love the spot to Jeep track of food and activities as that gives me a break to focus on something other than work. My favorite part is the very top ‘today I am grateful for’. This helps be build gratitude into my day and appreciate all the wonderful people I have in my life." —Joy

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    30. A hot styling tool holder so you won't have to trek all the way back to your house because you think that you may have left your flat iron on. Plus, you'll have a place to store it while doing your hair *and* it won't give you third-degree burns.,

    Promising review: "This holster is a great space saver and prevents me from knocking my straightener off my counter, which always results in a broken flat iron! I was surprised by how big it was. It fits my standard flat iron perfectly with some space to spare so I could fit a brush in there. I love that it resists heat for up to 500 degrees because my flat iron goes up to 450 degrees, so I am able to keep my flat iron in there while using it. As long as you follow the directions and clean your countertop as directed, the holster will stay put. It held strong on top of my wooden desk. I highly recommend this!" —ashleywhy

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in three colors).

    31. A frozen yogurt machine that makes desert in under 20 minutes with no ice needed. Just drop your ingredients of choice (perfect for picky eaters or those with food allergies) and voila — an instant bowl of deliciousness!,

    Promising review: "Oh my gosh! This far exceeded my expectations! My daughter is severely lactose intolerant so I bought this for her to have more ice cream options. So impressed with this ice cream maker! Super easy to make and ice cream tastes delicious! Definitely recommend getting the Ben and Jerry's recipe book and containers to go along with your purchase." —Beau Rollins

    Get it from Amazon for $69.95.

    32. A webcam cover with adhesive so it'll never move. It's perfect for making sure you never run the risk of your coworkers catching a glimpse of your chaotic background.,

    Promising review: "I work at an organization that uses a lot of conference lines with external clients and having this manual option to prevent others from seeing my video is such a nice peace of mind. It doesn't block the lens when opened and is super easy to apply. I also love that it is super discreet, and doesn't prevent my laptop from closing properly." —Manders

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $6.99 (available in four colors).

    33. A portable two-in-one washer and drying machine that'll ensure you don't have to lug your heavy bag of dirty clothes to the laundromat during a snowstorm... ever again.,

    Promising review: "First off, if you are on the fence about what small clothes washing appliance to buy, you live in an apartment, and you're tired of wasting time, money, and energy on doing the laundry out in a laundromat that'll probably leave you with mental scars from the daily fights there, then this is the washer for you. I no longer have to go out into the madness of the city to try and find a half decent laundromat to waste time and money on, I can do everything from home, the machine will pay for itself in a month or two." —Nexus

    Get it from Amazon for $192.

    34. A four-in-one air fryer when the last thing you want to do is cook! At the touch of a button, this one machine can roast, bake, reheat, and fry without oil — and there are tons of delicious one basket air fryer recipes that will make this your favorite kitchen appliance. TL;DR: this is a major space-, time-, and effort-saver.

    Hannah Loewentheil/BuzzFeed

    Read a more in depth review of this air fryer.

    Promising review: "I have a small kitchen and limited space. I was able to get rid of my microwave and toaster oven and use this product. Hot sandwiches are amazing in the Vortex. We've cooked some veggies, pork chops and chicken. Overall we are pleased." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $119.95+.

    35. A 12-pack of liquid ant killer bait stations to nip all those spring pests in the bud. Your little insect problem won't get in the middle of your workday because these pre-filled Borax containing packs do all the work for you.,

    Promising review: "This is my first spring in my new home and around April, my cupboards started filling up with ants. I tried cleaning with bleach, and again with vinegar solution, but nothing kept them at bay for longer than a few hours. I ordered a bunch, and then went down the street to pick up extras from the hardware store. I set out the traps in the "hot spots" above my cabinets and by the kitchen sink. Within 12 hours, hundreds of ants were, I kid you not, SPRINTING to and from the liquid from holes in the caulking I couldn't even see. In less than 24 hours, no ants were bothering with the stray crumbs in my cupboard anymore." —EAC

    Get a 12-pack from Amazon for $12.90.

    36. A no-touch brass keychain door opener and stylus — aka you'll never have to touch a digital screen or door handle in public ever again. Use this instead of your hands at the ATM or to enter stores, then easily clip to your hip or place in your pocket.


    SoCal3D is a small business based in San Diego that sells and creates 3D printed products.

    Promising review: "Product arrived promptly and was designed as advertised. Sturdy, fun color, stylus better than I’ve seen on similar products." —Benjamin Perlman

    Get it from SoCal3D on Etsy for $14.99 (available in 10 colors).

    37. An electric makeup brush cleaner because you're supposed to clean them at least once per week — but let's be real, it's been a while. This spinner makes sanitizing your tools quick and fun enough to do daily.,

    Promising review: "I am thoroughly impressed! This was very affordable and not to be gross but I had brushes for YEARS that I didn’t clean because I was afraid they would get ruined or fall apart. This thing took years of makeup off with ease. It says to use dish soap and some coconut oil to wash the brushes yet keep them from drying out. I found dish soap to be irritating to my skin but a tiny bit of baby shampoo and oil (like Burt’s Bees baby) and my brushes were like new. Also I was able to clean ALL types of brushes: Big, small, flat, pointed. Just very impressed with this product and highly recommend it. My best friend recommended this brand and I am so glad she did." —Sammi A

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

    38. A bidet attachment so your nethers feel as fresh as a daisy after you ~go~. The device takes minutes to attach, will improve your personal hygiene, elevate your bathroom, and save you tons of $$$ on toilet paper. Who knew luxury could be so eco-friendly?!


    Promising review: "At first, my wife was very weary about using a bidet, and at one point called the idea as 'unAmerican' but now, neither of us can't imagine a world without it. Toilet paper lasts longer, water usage is down. Went to a cabin recently without a bidet and using the bathroom was the only bad experience about that cabin, I'm actually back to purchase another for my second bathroom!" —John I.

    Get it from Tushy for $99+ (originally $129, available in eight colors).

    39. A portable dog paw cleaner that is perfect for making sure your pup doesn't track any of the mud, dirt, and who knows what else into your home after their daily walk.

    Lots of reviewers mention that their dogs seem to really like the feeling of the silicone bristles!

    Promising review: "My yard is an absolute mud pit! I tried everything to clean my two German Shepherds' paws. This is the only thing that works! The silicone bristles must feel good on their paws because they actually stand still and let me clean them. The only complaint I can say is that it hurts your back after a while leaning over them, but I will take that any day rather than cleaning my floors 100 times! Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a solution to their pup's muddy paws!" —Kendra Frankovsky

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in three sizes and six colors).

    40. A bath caddy tray so you'll feel like you're in a 5-star hotel every time you step into your tub. It's made from high quality bamboo which gives it a beautiful natural wood finish, plus it has enough space to fit a whole bottle of wine, a book, candles, chocolate, and any other luxuries you can dream of.,

    Promising Review: "My husband works from home and does a LOT of work from the bathtub (lucky him!). This fits his mug of tea, cell phone, and laptop perfectly! I was worried because our tub is attached to the wall and there is not a lot of tub edge on the wall side, but this fits very securely. He even has room for a book on one side. There is a removable tray for you to lay your cell or a book in. It also looks very stylish." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $49.97.

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