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    31 Clever Products From Target That’ll Help Solve Everyday Annoyances

    Save precious time with these handy gadgets every household needs.

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    1. A set of airtight OXO food containers that will keep your food items as fresh as ever and add a beautiful aesthetic to your kitchen space. No need to worry about food going bad when you have these snazzy containers.

    set of five OXO pop airtight food containers

    Promising review: "These keep out the ants. I like the simple usage and design so that I can stack smaller ones on top of taller ones. I like the simple push and no twist design." –karenleafrost

    Price: $49.99 for a set of five

    2. A hot air brush to simultaneously dry your hair and pull the tangles out of it. Kill two birds with one stone with this necessity.

    pink bedhead hot air brush with purple details

    Promising review: "Perfection! I have curly/wavy FRIZZY hair. I usually blow-dry my hair straight, then straighten. With this thing, I don’t need to straighten after and I’m left with zero frizz!! This thing is amazing!" –pgh619

    Price: $43.99

    3. A soap-dispensing dish brush so you don't have to keep adding more soap whenever you wash dishes. This allows you to use the exact amount of soap you need so you aren't wasting any time or money.


    Promising review: "Really like this product. I like how you can get new scrubbing heads for it and I really enjoy the stand it comes with. It keeps the brush and your counters clean and organized." –Danielle

    Price: $11.99

    4. A bathtub drain protector because we all miss some hairs in the shower and there's nothing worse than having to unclog a shower drain.

    bathtub drain protector in the drain with water droplets around it

    Promising review: "Wonderful. Fits the drain perfectly and is indented/curved in the middle a little to allow for a better fit (it's not just flat over your drain). The upper gripping is nice too. This looks soooo nice too." —Farz

    Price: $6.99

    5. A Hamilton Beach breakfast sandwich maker to help you make a gourmet breakfast in five minutes. McDonald's who?

    the sandwich maker with an english muffin, egg, ham slice, and cheese in the appliance

    Promising review: "This is great to use, easy and fast, for a tasty breakfast sandwich. It has a timer and is so easy to clean. I use an egg, ready to use bacon, a slice of cheese and the muffin. Taste just like the restaurants, if not better." —Kathy

    Price: $24.99

    6. A food chopper that will shave minutes off of your meal preparation so you can spend more time relaxing and less time chopping.

    black ninja food chopper on a marble counter top with salsa ingredients in it

    Promising review: "Love this Ninja Chopper!! It is so quick and so powerful. Since my purchase I have chopped onions and baby carrots and I made basil pesto with pine nuts. Everything chopped easily. I'm very pleased so far." –DK

    Price: $19.99

    7. A Dyson cordless vacuum you can use any and everywhere in your home — ceilings, hardwoods, tight corners, and carpets. Hello, convenience.

    person using cordless dyson vacuum to clean up a cobweb on the ceiling

    Promising review: "We have owned this vacuum cleaner for several months now and everyone in the family loves it. There is nothing as convenient as a handheld portable vacuum cleaner with terrific cleaning power and no bags to change. It is now super easy to vacuum the carpeting in the car and on the stairs and in the living room. It handles our wooden floors and our tile floors as easily as our carpets. It is so easy to use that our house is simply cleaner because it takes just a few seconds to vacuum up anything. This thing is just fantastic." –Anonymous

    Price: $399.99

    8. A pair of meat handlers because we all know tearing meat with forks is genuinely so difficult. With these handy gadgets, you'll never complain about shredded meat again.

    person using black bear paw meat handles to shred meat

    Promising review: "So glad I bought these! They are easy to use and have multiple uses in the kitchen from picking up/holding large pieces of meat to carve, shredding meat in the slow cooker or as salad tongs. Love that they are dishwasher-friendly too. Great price and quality. Definitely recommend!" –Tzlee

    Price: $12.99

    9. An automatic pet feeder to take the burden off of you when it comes to keeping your furry friend fully fed. Just fill this with food, set the timer for when you want it to open, and let it do the work for you.

    the feeder with one section open and a cat eating food

    Promising review: "This takes one battery. It’s a good value for the money. I like the plastic and how you can clean it easily." —As pictured

    Price: $19.99

    10. An angled measuring cup for those people who know how frustrating it is having to bend down to see if you've reached the line yet. Now, you'll know exactly when you've hit the right measurement.

    person pouring milk into an angled measuring cup

    Promising review: "The idea of not having to hold the cup up in front of your face to look at the measurements is a game-changer. The measurements are accurate and it's incredibly convenient. What more could you possibly want?" –Carol Ann

    Price: $8.99

    11. An electric tea kettle that boils water in minutes so making tea or coffee in the morning is that much less of an inconvenience.

    hamilton beach electric tea kettle with a blue light

    Promising review: "I can't believe how much I use this now that I have it. I was on the fence about buying since I can just use the microwave, or boil a pot of water - I'm so mad at myself for doing that for so many years and not ordering this sooner! It's so convenient and I use it probably three times, maybe more a day for my tea/oatmeal, etc and it still works like a charm." –Target Customer

    Price: $29.99 (originally $34.99)

    12. A stainless-steel water bottle to keep your drinks cold for up to 18 hours. No more lukewarm water or coffee during the day, just an ice cold beverage all day long.

    blue stainless steel water bottle with straw

    Promising review: "Let me say I have a collection of various reusable water bottles but this one is my new favorite one! It’s such a great material that won’t dent in if dropped (drink will spill out though) and is so easy to wash. I’ve only used it on cold drinks and it stays cool for many hours which is what I was looking for!" –Size up

    Price: $9.99 (available in two colors)

    13. A set of press-on nails because worrying about whether or not your nails look good doesn't need to be on your mind during the day. These give you a gorgeous manicure in a fraction of the time it takes to paint your nails or go to the salon.

    the set of white nails and three nails with blue designs

    Promising review: "Love them! Best money spent and they last me two weeks. I have saved money in nail salons I don’t know how I did not hear about these before. Very easy to place in your nails and remove and it doesn’t damage your nails." —Alice

    Price: $7.89

    14. A bath hair wrap for those people who need not one but *two* towels after the shower. These take up way less space than a regular bath towel and secure tightly in place on top of your head so you can continue getting ready while your hair dries.

    two gray bath wraps on mannequin heads

    Promising review: "I bought these so that I had an option for towel drying my hair and not making it frizzy. They work very well. I also use them for when I do a deep conditioning treatment and want to leave it on for a few hours." —snk813

    Price: $10 for two (available in two colors)

    15. A setting spray that keeps your makeup looking flawless so you don't have to stress about it running or smearing while you slay the day.


    Promising review: "It made sure my makeup stayed in place and ACTUALLY gave me a matte finish. I highly recommend and will purchase again." —Lex

    Price: $9.29 (available in two colors)

    16. A portable power bank to solve that frustrating problem of your phone dying as the day goes on. Now you have the extra little boost you need.

    person using the power bank attached to their phone

    Promising review: "I purchased my first one almost two years ago and used it weekly. I ended up buying a second charging bank (the same one) a few months ago after I gave my original to my husband for his travels. I can get a full charge on two devices using the quick charge port before having to recharge the bank. If you are aware of Mophie, this Anker brand is absolutely comparable to it and at the fraction of the price, also lighter in weight." —Lynn

    Price: $29.99

    17. An electric wine bottle opener because with regular bottle openers, there's always the chance the cork accidentally breaks. With this handy tool, not only is there no chance the cork will break, it comes out at the push of a button. Literally.


    Promising review: "I bought this a few years ago for myself and everyone loves it so much that I've bought an additional two for gifts! Works great. Super easy to use! Not fighting with the always comes out intact and complete. Highly recommend!" –shoelove

    Price: $19.99

    18. A dusting kit for those corners that are just too complicated to clean but that bother you every time you see how dirty they are. Now you have an easy tool to dust the cobwebs out and go about your day in peace.

    the duster dusting the top of a ceiling fan

    Kit includes one dusting handle and three dusting pads.

    Promising review: "This works great in reaching areas that are too high to reach. Dust sticks to the cloth perfectly and doesn't just push it off and onto the ground.lindagn1

    Price: $9.79

    19. A wireless mouse that honestly, never should have gone out of style. Right and left click has never been so easy.

    the black wireless mouse

    Promising review: "Purchased this mouse because I had it recommended to me and it does not disappoint. It shipped very fast and it works like a charm :)." —Amber Michelle

    Price: $16.99 (available in three colors)

    20. An app-connected robot vacuum so you don't have to spend time vacuuming by hand. Set this up to go while you get some work done or take the dog for a walk and you can check it off your list.

    the robot vacuum sweeping up dirt

    Promising review: "I received the IRobot Roomba as a gift from my daughter and I absolutely love it! I am buying one for my mother. It does a great job you will be amazed." —LC

    Price: $249.99 (originally $279.99)

    21. A pair of remote control-operated cabinet lights to help you see in dark spaces without having to use a flashlight. Plus, it comes in four cute colors so you can have fun while you look for things!


    Promising review: "I bought two sets of these for my pantry. Huge difference!! They work seamlessly with one remote. Give off a great amount of light." —Mom of one

    Price: $29.50

    22. An Instant Pot duo cooker that will help take cooking meals off your plate. Set it up to go overnight or during the day while you're getting stuff done and it's one less thing on your to-do list.

    the instant pot surrounded by mac and cheese, cheesecake, and salad

    Promising review: "Easy to learn and use. Works GREAT! Very reliable. Love the pressure cooking the best but is great for rice and slow cooking too. I’ve been using mine for several yrs now and still loving it. Bought this for a family member who didn’t think he’d use it and didn’t cook much but he jumped in right away and is loving it and feeling more confident in the kitchen than ever!" —Thrifty and Practical

    Price: $89.99 (originally $99.99)

    23. A super cute phone case so you can drop your phone — as one does — and not have a mini heart attack as it falls to the floor. Would it be better if you just dropped it less? Yes. Is that an easy fix? Not really.

    the clear phone case with lemons on it

    Promising review: "I LOVE Sonix cases. When you can find them, definitely consider purchasing!!! It’s proven durable and stylish and nonbulky." —Nella G

    Price: $34.99 (available for iPhone 11 and 12 users)

    24. A sprayable sunscreen because sun protection is, no joke, an everyday thing. Make it easier by just spraying this on your body and walking out the door.

    hand holding the sprayable sunscreen with water as a background

    Promising review: "I love this spray. Easy to put on and spray in hard you reach places. And it smells really good — coconuts, reminds me of Hawaii! It’s long-lasting and great for pool and beach." —Hmama

    Price: $15.99+ (available in four SPFs)

    25. A Bluetooth tracker so you can spend less time stressing when you lose your phone or keys and spend more time relaxing because they're so easy to find with this device. Just tap the device to ring your phone or tap your phone to ring the device. It's the little things.

    the tile attached to a set of keys

    Promising review: "I am a habitual key misplacer. This is very loud and has saved me from being late to work." —Questioner

    Price: $34.99

    26. An Amazon Echo Dot that will basically become your home secretary and best friend. This device helps you check the weather, set timers, track packages, and even play music.

    the amazon echo dot

    Promising review: "Feel like listening to some favorite music? Just ask Alexa! Want to know the weather? Just ask Alexa! Want to hear a joke? Alexa has those too." —Music at our fingertips

    Price: $39.99

    27. A bottle of dry shampoo for those mornings you simply can't be bothered — or don't have the time — to wash your hair. Give it a spritz of this and hop on that Zoom meeting looking like a million bucks.

    the bottle of dry shampoo laying on a plant

    Promising review: "Most dry shampoos I’ve tried (and I’ve tried a lot), make me look like I have dandruff, or they make my hair feel crunchy. This is a gem. I have fine and oil-prone hair, so not washing every day is hard if I want my hair to look healthy and clean. It’s not hard with this dry shampoo, and the price is reasonable too." —aaafamily

    Price: $6.49

    28. A hair tools organizer so everything you need is right on hand. Easily grab your dryer or curling iron with this handy accessory — and it keeps your cords from getting tangled.

    the wood organizer with three holes for tools

    Promising review: "Always have had difficulty finding a way to neaten up my curing iron/flat iron/hair dryer drawer. This was the perfect solution. The only minor flaw is that my hair dryer doesn't fit into a hole with the smoothing nozzle on, so I have to remove that and replace it each time I use the hair dryer." —Allie918

    Price: $30

    29. A set of eyebrow shaping razors that will help you keep your brows looking ~fabulous~ without the hassle of having to get them professionally done. These easily clean up the edges and can be used on other parts of your face as well!

    model using the razor to shave their upper lip

    Promising review: "These little things work magic!!! I use them all the time and they're so cheap — it's painless so if you're like me and can't stand waxing or plucking your eyebrows, these are the best thing for you. And it allows an easy and quick fix. 10/10 would recommend." —Worth it

    Price: $4.99 for three

    30. A shoe rack to solve that frustrating problem of random shoes piling up by the front door. Now you can store them in a more aesthetic way and it keeps your floor clean!

    the shoe rack with boots and loafers on each shelf

    Promising review: "Good quality and value for the price. It’s also small enough to fit into a tight spot, but big enough to fit six pairs of shoes. It provides some much needed organization to the entry of my house." —Annie D

    Price: $35

    31. And a fridge turntable that will make accessing the little things in your fridge that much easier. Gone are the days of taking each individual condiment out of the fridge just for that single one in the back. Give this baby a turn and *boom* there it is.

    the turntable with condiments in the fridge

    Promising review: "Roomier than I anticipated! Turns easily, looks classy, and eliminated the clutter as well as the frustration of trying to find random items in the fridge." —MH

    Price: $14.99

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