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    42 Things You're Probably Going To Want On Your Next Bad Day

    So. You had a bad day.

    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 β€” prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. An I DEW CARE Mini Scoops set that comes with three skin nurturing and refreshing face masks β€” Berry Groovy which has glycolic acid, antioxidant-rich raspberry extract, and exfoliating strawberry seeds, Matcha Mood made with soothing green tea, skin-restoring vitamin B3, and cooling glacier water, and the colorful Cake My Day designed with hydrating rainbow sprinkles and a birthday cake scent.


    Promising review: "I didn't think these would work. I mean they are silly, you know? But I tried one last night, before my shower, and oh my God the results. I'm 17 years old, with very bad dry skin and my skin is usually sensitive. My nose is usually full of blackheads, the pores are always open and 'scratchy' because of the blackheads, coming off. But I woke up this morning and felt my nose β€” it's SMOOTH. Like, REALLY SMOOTH. And I know I sound dramatic. But for a couple of years, I've been trying to fix this issue and this is the ONLY product that has actually shown results and it's literally the first try. I used the blue one (cake) and it had these cute sprinkles (not edible, just for looks.) Each one is a one time use. But they are worth it. I am going to buy this again." β€”Tori Magallanes

    Get it from Amazon for $18.

    2. A pack of wine filters designed to remove sulfites and histamines from the one beverage you need on a poopy day β€” and maybe even the headaches you might get the day after.


    Promising review: "Finally can drink wine again. Not cheap and eight minutes seems like forever to swish this wand. But it is worth it. This works for me." β€”I'm just sayin

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $12.99.

    3. A linen pillow cover to immortalize one of the greatest moments in TV history and that you'll use to rest your head on while you rewatch The Office for the 782nd time this week.

    A customer review photo of their dog with the pillow case that says "dwight you ignorant slut"

    Promising review: "By far the greatest pillow cover to ever exist. If Jesus needed a pillow cover, it would be this pillow. The Dalai Lama would murder for this pillow cover." β€”Matt Wood

    Get the cover and get the pillow to fill it with for $8.99+ each from Amazon.

    4. A Migrastil Migraine Stick that uses aromatherapy and essential oils to help you deal with those overwhelming headaches.


    Check out our full review of the Migrasil Migraine Stick.

    Promising review: "I have no earthly idea why this works, but it brought me back from the dead after an 11-day headache. I found it worked better to rub it all over my hot pack, zap it in the microwave, and wrap it around the base of my neck. The aromatherapy was great, and it dulled my headache enough to restore my will to live. 5/5" β€”Katie B.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    5. A perfectly sized ceramic mug, because sometimes you just accept that you're going to have a cruddy day.

    A person holding The Golden Girls Dorothy I Will Not Have A Nice Day mug

    Get it from Toynk for $18.99.

    6. A cushioned foam acupressure mat and pillow set, because it's literally impossible to function at full potential when you're suffering from neck and back pain.,

    It can also help you deal with stress and insomnia. Check out our full review of the ProsourceFit Acupressure Mat to learn just how much this mat can help.

    Promising review: "This thing is awesome! Yes, it can hurt, especially on those really tight areas, but I love it anyway. You can feel the blood start racing through your body, great for circulation. Takes a few minutes to adjust your body to the right position when lying on your back. I lay on it in all different ways. Pull your legs up when on your back to get the middle of your back and spine. I love standing on it β€” the hip area hurts but I do it anyway. If you're really a trooper, kneel on it. I use it almost every day and I only wear underwear when I use it. This was a great price and it came with a bolster pillow. I've ordered more for friends." β€”K***y

    Get the set from Amazon for $21.99 (available in 14 colors).

    7. An unofficial Disney Parks Cookbook filled with more than 100 recipes to help you recreate your favorite amusement park eats right at home.


    Promising review: "This cookbook brings Disney Magic to your kitchen! If you have grown up going to the Disney Parks or discovered them as an adult then you know that, easily, one of the greatest aspects is the food. I always wanted that food when I got home and now I can have it. This book is so comprehensive, covering the best dishes organized by park. It is a beautiful book that will bring our family magic for years to come!!!" β€”Jason M. Bernhisel

    Get it from Amazon for $14.13.

    8. A pair of cotton crew socks that say "nachos" β€” honestly, with these and a plate of actual nachos I think I'd be set to ride out any bad day.

    A person pulling up the nacho socks
    Feliz Modern

    Feliz Modern is a Latinx-owned biz based in San Antonio, Texas.

    Get them from Feliz Modern for $14.

    9. A hefty little bag of what might honestly be the best non-chocolate candy the world will ever know β€” gummy peach rings! My mouth is literally salivating at the thought of them.

    Dylan's Candy Bar

    Get an 8 oz. bag from Dylan's Candy Bar for $6.

    10. A meditation coloring book filled with 75 patterns and images designed by a freakin' neuroscientist to help focus your brain, improve your mood, and get your creative juices flowing.


    Promising review: "I thought it was stupid at first. BUT then I tried it. I colored at night before bed and it was very relaxing, clears the mind, and I was able to fall asleep faster! I highly recommend for anyone with anxiety, anyone that doesn't fall asleep easily, or just for fun." β€”Jacqueline S.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.78.

    11. A set of 50 adorably funny affirmation cards for help staying motivated on even the crappiest of days.

    The deck of Affirmators

    Promising review: "Buy these for your friend, your grandma, your sibling, YOURSELF! These affirmations will light up your day and make you feel warm and fuzzy! I have yet to see someone draw one, read it, and not smile with delight. You will want to Instagram every single card because they are that good. I am gushing now and I think you get it, so just buy the cards already! :)" β€”Bex27

    Get them from Amazon for $13.77.

    12. Or a deck of beautifully designed affirmations for help remembering how to love yourself β€” seriously, give yourself a break! Bad days happen even to the most awesome of people (aka you).

    The How to Love Yourself Cards: A Deck of 64 Affirmations

    Promising review: "These cards are very uplifting after a difficult day. I can always rely on pulling a card out of the deck and having my spirits lifted." β€”Chriss

    Get it from Amazon for $16.19.

    13. A giant 750-ml wineglass you can fill with the optimal amount of a liquid you may *actually* need to help get through the day.


    Promising review: "πŸ‘πŸ»" β€”David Buckley

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    14. A very handy guide book to work out all of life's problems β€” all of them.

    The cover of Knock Knock Inconsequential Dilemmas: 45 Flowcharts For Life's Peskier Questions

    Promising review: "If you need a good laugh or know someone who does β€” order this book. The flow charts are funny, imaginative, and smart. It's difficult to pick my favorite charts because they are all so good but 'Should I go to law school or start a rock band?,' 'Am I too old to be and this party?,' and 'Should I listen to the voices in my head?' are among my favorites. Sequel please!!" β€”Marianne LaBatto

    Get it from Amazon for $16.

    15. A pair of super soft control leggings you can use to work out, stretch out, sleep off...honestly, whatever.,

    Promising review: "The picture I shared is an actual Snapchat I sent to the girls I work with and a couple of friends the first day I wore these leggings! They are literally the best ever!!! I’m going to be purchasing more soon in different colors! They are not see-through and they do not fit awkward. If you are like me it is hard to find the perfect pair of leggings and I actually heard about these through a girl in one of my college classes who I don’t know. She was just talking out loud about how great her leggings were and I had to ask!!! You can not go wrong with these!!!!" β€”Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in women's sizes S–XXL and in 31 color combinations). And check out these high waisted leggings if you're looking for women's sizes 12–26.

    16. An ergonomic and compact Shiatsu-style back and neck massager so you can literally deal with that pain in your neck.


    Promising review: "I bought one of these for a Christmas gift, everyone had to try it out, and everyone wanted it! I bought another almost immediately for someone who had raved about it at the Christmas Party and was going through a stressful spot. She was thrilled with the gift and said it was perfect for the circumstances. Much better than a casserole or vase of flowers. Both of these have been loved and greatly enjoyed! This is nice for targeted areas (lower back, shoulders, neck, glutes, legs, etc.) and I love that it has a heated and unheated option. Also love that it shuts itself down after 20 minutes, a good safety feature. I will say that the massage function is very firm, which is great for some areas and not so great for bonier spots β€” like ankles, wrists. This pillow is very firm, not really a pillow at all, which keeps the massaging area in place. It is comfortable to recline on, or prop a leg up on, but it's more for support than cushioning." β€”J. D. Robinson

    Get it from Amazon for $49.95.

    17. An Amazon Fire TV Stick for a solid day in front of your TV doing absolutely nothing β€” sometimes that's the best medicine.

    The Amazon FireStick

    Promising review: "For anyone wanting to turn an otherwise ~dead~ TV into something usable without a direct cable connection, and has Wi-Fi in their home, this stick is a wonder. It has all the conveniences of your Amazon Prime account built into it with free movies and apps. I personally bought this for a TV we had sitting around that wasn't being used. I hooked it up inside of my mom's room where she now enjoys watching movies regularly at night. She absolutely loved it, and it makes a great gift option too for a family or friend who's into entertainment. Even without being an Amazon Prime member, you can get a great value out of this device with all the free apps it comes with. I'd highly recommend this powerful streaming stick to anyone who wants to add a fully workable TV, without the costs of cable, to their own bedroom or guest's room they may have inside the house." β€”Lolifoxer

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    18. A delicious box of British treats filled with 10 of the top-selling Cadbury British chocolate bars that you may or may not eat in one sitting.

    The box of British treats

    Promising review: "Yooooo these British people know what's up! Dat Double Decker doe 😱😱😱 But seriously, these candy bars are amazing! I had my doubts about the Picnic bar but it's really, really good. Personal favorite so far (still two I haven't eaten yet) was the Starbar. Peanut butter, caramel, rice crispy pieces, chocolate... What's not to love, really? Why the heck don't they sell these in America dammit?! I threw mine in the fridge as soon as I got them. I pull one out about a couple of minutes before I eat it, so it's still cool and doesn't melt all over the place. Works great. This chocolate really does MELT on contact with just about anything that's not refrigerated. Be forewarned, don't eat ANY of these candy bars while wearing white. But also keep it in mind when taking bites. Smaller bites are better. Otherwise, you might find yourself with a huge mouthful of semi-melted chocolate and nougat, trying not to drool. Er, that might potentially happen to someone other than me." β€”So & So So & So

    Get it from Amazon for $17.64 (available in a bag or box). You can also get a small tub filled with snack-sized treats.

    19. A mulberry silk eye mask for when all you really need to do is block out the haters who have really just f'ed up your day.

    A person wearing the eye mask as they sleep

    Promising review: "This is totally worth the money. I have tried cheaper eye masks before that were a little lacking β€” they didn't stay put, were not dark enough to block out light, etc. I was surprised at how much more I would appreciate a better quality sleep mask when I received this. It's a large size, so it covers enough of your face to block out any light. It's very dark and opaque, and is thicker than any mask I've used. The plushness and silkiness really make it feel luxurious. I slept great with it on last night!" β€”Laura

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 20 colors).

    20. A timeless and totally seductive portrait β€” if this doesn't put a smile on your face, I dunno what will!

    The Seinfeld George: The Timeless Art of Seduction poster

    Promising review: "I think it's funny... she wouldn't let me put it above the guest bed 'cause she doesn't want her parents to think I'm a weirdo." β€”Garret Feezel

    Get it from Amazon for $13.74. It doesn't come framed, so I'd suggest checking out some 24x36 frames.

    21. A super comfy pair of French terry knit sweatpants because nothing is better than slippin' into a fresh pair of sweats after a long day of wearing a different pair of sweats.

    A model wearing the joggers

    Get them from ModCloth for $49 (available in women's sizes XS–3X).

    22. An inspiring weekly journal filled with activities, prompts, and encouragements to help you get it all out β€” and onto paper.

    Promising review: "This book is absolutely perfect to have as a guide, and it has so many creative writing prompts that inspire happiness. I haven't completed the entire book yet but I know I'll be sad when it ends. I hope she comes out with a second edition! This book really inspires you to find happiness in your life and to create more of it, and it's fun too." β€”Riley

    Get it from Amazon for $10.22.

    23. A pair of the cutest and coziest animal-shaped socks that'll keep you mooooving when you feel like giving up.

    A variety of the fuzzy socks folded in a basket

    Promising review: "You can never go wrong with fuzzy socks!" β€”Sydney16

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in 13 designs).

    24. A super comfy embroidered Jen Zeano Designs sweatshirt that simply says, Feliz. Because sometimes we just need the reminder that we're generally pretty happy.

    A model wearing the Feliz sweatshirt
    Jen Zeano Designs

    Jen Zeano Designs is a Latina-owned biz based out of Southern California.

    Get it from Jen Zeano Designs for $60 (available in unisex sizes S–3XL).

    25. An Atlas Coffee Club subscription so that you can get deliciously roasted beans from all over the world delivered to your door β€” just in time to give you that morning caffeine fix. Wouldn't want this to turn into an even worse day.

    A bag of their Honduras roast
    Atlas Coffee Club

    Shipments start at $4 and are offered in biweekly and monthly subscriptions. Check out all their options at Atlas Coffee Club.

    26. An uber-relaxing lavender candle that'll burn for up to 65 soothing hours β€” because, let's be real, sometimes bad days turn into bad weeks.

    The relax candle

    Promising review: "I adore this scent! Distinctive but subtle and raises my mood with the soothing scent wafting through the air. It really seems high quality. I got the lavender one. If you are a candle, scent, a 'nose' type, you will enjoy these!" β€”BGrace

    Get it from Amazon for $16.95.

    27. A pack of collagen-infused eye masks to help combat your lack-of-sleep look and any other general under-eye puffiness that tends to add to your bad day., Amazon

    Promising review: "This product is a MUST for anyone who struggles with puffy/dark under eyes! I have horrible under-eye bags thanks to poor genetics and wearing eyeglasses my entire life. At some point, I'm going to have plastic surgery but I will be using these eye masks every day until I can afford the time and money for the surgery. I've enclosed an ugly (but very honest) picture of the before and after results from using this product this morning. I woke up and immediately applied the eye mask. I then wore it for about 25 minutes under my eyeglasses while I went about my household chores until the pads completely dried. When I removed the mask, my under-eye area was looking way less puffy and much brighter than when I woke up. I love this product so much that I'm ordering five more packages today so I have a supply handy." β€”Mrs L

    Get two packs of 30 from Amazon for $3.15.

    28. A pair of ultra-soft MeUndies PJs already covered in an adorable noodle print so you won't feel bad when you inevitably spill on them.


    Promising review: "Love love love these. So glad I treated myself! :) The fabric is soft and light. I am a hot sleeper and these definitely are breathable." β€”Carrie

    Get them from MeUndies for $98 (available in women's sizes XS-4XL and in right prints).

    29. A subscription to Chingona Box, a delightfully curated assortment of products created by Latinx brands. Each month the box has a different theme of products that range from beauty to treats to office supplies.

    The Chingona Box

    Chingona means "badass" in Spanish and it's a word often used to describe awesome, powerful women.

    Subscriptions start at $14.99/month.

    30. A relaxing six-setting Moen shower head designed with the patented INLY Technology which allows you to insert custom aromatherapy capsules that'll infuse essential oils directly into your shower water β€” there are also dilution settings that let you decide how much you infuse your water, plus it has a powerful magnetic dock for the hand shower.


    Promising review: "Overall it has been a great experience with this new shower head! Installation was so easy! All I needed was a simple pipe wrench to remove the old showerhead and then it was easy to tighten the new one by hand. It took less than 15 minutes max to fully install and then the shower was ready to go! The first shower experience was great and the pressure was good and strong! All the features of the new shower head are amazing. The magnetic docking feature is my favorite because the magnet is strong keeping the head secure but still extremely easy to detach and use. There are multiple settings for water intensity as well as a cool aromatherapy pod that delivers a spa-like fragrance with multiple settings to get just the right experience. The package included four different scent pods. My hair is quite long and this has made it so much easier to rinse shampoo out thoroughly!" β€”Sami

    Get it from Amazon for $87.50. And get a five pack of the capsules for $15.99.

    31. Gmorning, Gnight!, an encouraging little book filled with affirmations and pep talks that'll help remind you of just how awesome you are!

    The cover of Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & You

    Promising review: "I expected nothing except delightful wordplay from Lin-Manuel Miranda, but between the genuine feeling of being seen and understood that these little pep talks give the reader and the humorous, perfectly suited illustrations by Jonny Sun, Gmorning, Gnight! is one of those books that I'll read over and over again. I pre-ordered and received my copy today...and I finished it in one sitting. Please buy a copy for yourself, your friends, or whoever the heck in your life or on the subway who needs a smile. So happy." β€”Rachel

    Get it from Amazon for $6.95+ (also available in Spanish).

    32. An inspiring vinyl wall decal that'll be your daily reminder to leave your house and kick some serious ass.

    A customer review photo of the vinyl on their mirror

    Promising review: "Holds up well, easy to apply, long-lasting, and easy to remove when done. I used this in a classroom on the front whiteboard. Easily applied early in the school year β€” bold/solid black. Stayed up with no problem. Easily removed at the end of the school year. I would buy again, the quality was good and the words are NOT individual letters that you have to apply one at a time. The whole phrase is on clear cellophane that you apply all at once and then remove the cellophane. So easy!" β€”M. Brooks

    Get it from Amazon for $1.99.

    33. A plush and ultra-comfy onesie, because some days the only way you're gonna get through it, is by curling yourself up in playful happiness and binge-watching 800 hours of Parks and Recreation.

    A person wearing the Walrus shaped onesie

    Promising review: "This product is excellent. I bought it because I suffer from depression and anxiety, and buying stupid stuff quiets the howling maelstrom in my mind for a time. Lo and behold, not only does the inherent whimsey of owning a walrus onesie bring me joy, but the pajamas are incredibly soft and comfortable β€” and will keep me warm in the long, dark winters of Washington. I intend to buy more because I am recklessly irresponsible with my money and they make me squeal with glee." β€”Jared Louderback

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99 (available in unisex sizes S–XXL).

    34. You Are Doing a Freaking Great Job, a delightful book filled with over 200 reminders of how absolutely incredible you really are.

    The cover of You Are Doing a Freaking Great Job.: And Other Reminders of Your Awesomeness

    Promising review: "I love this little book. Perfect little pick-me-up! I purchased this after my daughter passed β€” these little notes can definitely help me get through the day." β€”Angie

    Get it from Amazon for $8.49.

    35. A pretty awesome Make Your Own Face Mask kit that'll have you whipping up your self-care routine in no time.

    The face mask kit laid out
    Sweet Cecily's on Etsy

    Sweet Cecily's is a UK-based biz that specializes in natural skincare.

    Kit includes bentonite clay, ground oatmeal, rose water, empty pot, wooden spoon, label, and full instructions. Each kit will make enough for approximately 10 uses.

    Get it from Sweet Cecily's on Etsy for $25.63+ (available with or without gift wrapping).

    36. A gorgeous rose-quartz roller and scraper massager for that just-went-to-the-spa feeling.

    The rose quartz roller and scraper

    Promising review: "What a gorgeous-looking box. I already knew about these rollers and their natural cooling/healing properties. It was so relaxing and amazing using this roller and gua sha. It felt like a mini spa facial, but at home! The instruction card was super easy to read and follow. Overall great product. I would definitely buy as a gift for friends. It's the cutest thing and so useful too. Everyone should have one of these in their beauty arsenal." β€”AmazonCustomer

    Get the set from Amazon for $17.99.

    37. A pair of earrings for a discreet way to show everyone how notorious you are on these streets.


    Promising review: "I have gotten lots of compliments on these earrings. They look more expensive than they cost. I have sensitive ears and was worried they would irritate my ears, but they are also high quality. They could charge twice as much for these earrings and no one would say they are overpriced." β€”MJR

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95.

    38. A set of letters you can write to your future self in anticipation of all the bad days life throws at you.

    The Letters to My Future Self notebook

    Promising review: "This is a wonderful way to keep a personally written time capsule for yourself. If you're as sentimental as I am, you can see how this book will pay off in the future β€” in tears of joy, tears of sadness, tears of happiness." β€”benjamin bannister

    Get it from Amazon for $14.05.

    39. A nondated Simple Elephant daily planner with weekly and monthly review pages including pages to create a vision board and mind map so you always remember why you're doing what you're doing.

    The inside of the planner with a vision board laid out on the pages

    Promising review: "Love this planner. I love the free-form. You can skip weeks you know you're out of town or whatever and save those pages for another time. I think my favorite part of this planner is the first two pages. Everything to do with this planner is how YOU make it. For me, it also helped (kind of made) me reflect on things I really do want and goals I really do want to achieve. Words of affirmation was difficult for me to fill out so I looked them up online and wrote the ones that spoke to me most. How I want to/should be seeing myself." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in four colors).

    40. A loveable little ceramic planter complete with an adorable plant to keep you company on even the prickliest of days.

    The Costa Farms mini succulent in the love planter

    Promising review: "Cutest little aloe plant! It came healthy and still growing. I love that I only have to water it every couple of weeks. LOL!" β€”William Garvin

    Get it from Amazon for $17.84.

    41. A cozy soy candle designed to smell like your favorite hoodie β€” what does that smell like you ask? It's aromas with strong notes of tobacco, musk, leather, and just a hint of vanilla.

    The hoodie candle on a nightstand

    Promising review: "This candle is AH-mazing! This is the first candle I've purchased from this company and the scent is absolutely lovely! It's not too overpowering and has a hint of something sweet, vanilla. Even my fiancΓ© commented on how much he likes the scent, so I'd say that's a win! Can't wait to try some of the other scents." β€”Ruch

    Get it from KarmaLit on Amazon Handmade for $22.

    42. And a pint* of Ben & Jerry's designed specifically for your pup! Yes! Ben and Jerry's makes tasty treats just for our favorite furballs now. The recipes are made using all doggy safe ingredients and are flavor approved by the 9–5 pups at the Ben & Jerry's offices.

    Ben & Jerry's

    *They're not actually a pint, they're about 4 fl. oz. β€” but it's just so much cuter to say they're doggy pints! Plus, it makes me feel less guilty when I can say we both ate a pint.

    Check out all the places you can find them on the Ben & Jerry's website.

    Here's to better days ahead!


    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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