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Here's What People Are Buying On Amazon Right Now

Movers and Shakers is a list of products on Amazon that are currently rising in the ranking. This week: cheap show boots, squish-able stress balls, and sports bras.

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Amazon has a list of products called "Movers and Shakers," which is pretty much just fancy talk for things that are currently ~trending~.

Here are some of the coolest and most useful things found on the list this week:

1. A cable knit beanie with an elastic ponytail opening so you don't freeze your *buns* off while trying to save your hair.

Promising review: "I have a problem with a lot of knit hats that feel too tight on my head. I wear my hair in a ponytail often, so this kind of hat is a really good deal for me. I have super-thick, curly hair, which is what causes hats to be too tight. Being able to keep it in a ponytail and still keep my ears warm is a real plus." —Karen

Price: $12.99+ (available in 7 colors)


2. A swivel peeler to get those veggies prepped asap — if Chopped contestants can get their meals done in 20 minutes, so can you!

It comes with swiveling twin blades (and a blade guard) with flexible action to easily peel potatoes, apples, and other tough-skinned fruits and vegetables. Plus, it has a comfortable non-slip grip, even when wet, because a tired hand is the last thing you need (andddd it's dishwasher-safe!).

Promising review: "For years I’ve been using vegetable peelers that I now know were junk! I was visiting my sister and she had this peeler and I couldn’t believe the difference. I had to order it right away. The blade is very sharp and it takes little effort to peel the veggies. In fact, the first carrot I did took off twice as much as I needed because I was so used to pressing down hard." —C. Burch

Price: $8.99

3. A pair of insulated faux fur snow boots, because you can't weather storms with cold piggies.

These bad boys feature insulation technology that'll keep you warm you even in -25° F weather.

Promising review: "I'm very happy with these boots. I live in Minnesota and winter can be bitterly cold — your feet get wet from the snow and ice. But not with these puppies. My feet were cozy and warm. They are insulated with Thinsulate (FYI for winter newbies — that's VERY GOOD) and the fur goes all the way throughout the boot for extra softness. They are comparable to Sorel boots. If you need a good winter boot that will keep your feet warm and dry, and can't afford the good ol' Sorels, get these." —N. Powers

Price: $24.99 Sizes: 5–12. Available in 12 colors.

4. A best-selling novel that'll both prepare you for Oscar season (it's a major motion picture now!) and make you feel ALL of the emotions. Get your tissues.

Promising review: "I have read many good books this year and even more in years before. But a book like Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman comes every five to ten years, if you are lucky to find it. This book ravished my heart. It left me emotionally unstable. It's all I need to say." —Bernard Jan

Price: $10.20+

5. A mini adapter for MacBooks so you can charge your phone, iPad, or any standard USB device even if your laptop isn't a compatible version.

Techies rejoice: data transfer is available at USB 3.0 SuperSpeed (up to 5Gbps). It works with Chromebook Pixel, Nexus 6P/5X, and other USB-C devices. Plus it's super easy: it has a small LED that lights up when plugged in, so you know when it's ready to use.

Promising review: "I love these. So simple and functional. I own four so I always have one handy. If you have to have an adapter to keep up with Apple's insanely ever-changing ports, this is the one to buy." —Shambhavi Sarasvati

Price: $9.99+ (available in three colors)


6. A trio of clear hair ties to get a ~grip~ on even super-thick tresses.

Promising review: "Love this! I have really long, thick hair and it keeps my hair in place during high-intensity workouts. It helps with not leaving a crease/indent like a regular ponytail. No headache or feeling like my high ponytail was too tight." —Angela F.

Price: $5.40 (for a set of three)

8. A five-pack of thick-knit wool socks that'll make your feet super cozy, but NOT super sweaty. We've all been there and it is r o u g h.

They're moisture-wicking and odor-resistant! No more wondering if people can smell your feet.

Promising review: "I love these socks! They keep my feet warm without the excessive bulk of some other wool socks, plus they're stylish." —Barbara C.

Price: $12.99. Available in eight styles.

9. A slow-rising squishy so you have something adorable to absorb all of your anxiety. Squeal, squeeze, repeat.

FYI they're selected at random!

Promising review: "These items are very large and my child is satisfied with how slow-rising they are. No complaints about this product!" —Rob Goldstein

Price: $2.58+ (available in 19 styles)


10. A thick-knit turtleneck for feeling trendy and toasty from the neck down.

Promising review: "I wish I could give this 20 stars! This is my absolute favorite article of clothing and I couldn’t be happier! So warm and comfy, not to mention beautiful! I’m going to order this in more colors now!" —Angela Catton

Price: $19.99+ (available in sizes 0-4–6-10 and 11 colors)

11. A pair of dental guards that'll save you from yourself if you're one to grind your teeth at night. Those headaches don't come from nothing!

OR you can use them as a teeth-whitening tray! They come in two different sizes are FDA-approved, and BPA-free.

Promising review: "These are great! Great alternative to the $600 ones you get from your dentist." —Katharine Precup

Price: $19.99 (for a four-pack)

12. A pair of lightweight ski socks to stay warm while conquering those bunny slopes. Or is that just me?

They're made of advanced special yarn to trap natural body heat and avoid frozen toes. Not to mention anti-odor technology, because skiing all day does not leave you smelling like daisies.

Promising review: "I have spent a fortune on socks trying to find that special sock that can take the abuse I do to them especially in the winter time. These are the best socks I have ever owned. They keep my feet warm and dry and they do not creep down. I am going to buy a lot more of these fantastic socks." —Harold A.

Price: $18.97 (available in sizes S/M–L/XL and six colors)

13. A collection of Justin's almond butter squeeze-packs with vegan, gluten-free, and sustainably-sourced ingredients so you can feel like a ~health nut~ but also eat your heart out.

Promising review: "This stuff is the crack of almond butter. The flavor is incredible. Great consistency. And it's good for you — or that's what I'll keep thinking as I down these things." —barg

Price: $11.31+ for a 10-pack (available in four flavors)


14. A trio of cotton sports bras for keeping the girls in check while starting your New Year's resolution. How does an elliptical work?

Promising review: "I am pleased to say, as a large chested woman (somewhere between a C and D cup), I am actually able to move around quite well in this bra and still have a good amount of support. I literally did jumping jacks in this bra with no problem, which is pleasantly surprising! I ordered it true to size." —Annie L.

Price: $10.94+ (available in sizes 32–44 and16 styles)

15. A pair of deodorizing sneaker balls, because the only proof that you exercised should be in your health, not your shoes.

Promising review: "I bought these as a recommendation from a friend for a trip I was taking. I LOVE them. They deodorize my shoes without making me smell like a linen closet and the smell doesn't smell fake. They're fresh and truly deodorizes rather than just change the smell. I would recommend these to anyone needing smell-free items." —Liz Doss

Price: $4.99 (available in 10 styles)

16. A 14-ounce jar of Aquaphor lotion that'll put in an end to the joys of *bone-dry* winter skin.

Promising review: "I've been using Aquaphor to help mediate my eczema symptoms for years now, and it was great that Amazon sells the giant container! I slather it on my hands and massage it into my cuticles. I glove up before I go to sleep at night and the next day, my hands are super-soft and moisturized. It heals the cracks in my skin almost overnight, and continues to treat it. It's an amazing product and my favorite eczema symptom-clearer." —swroxmysox1138

Price: $10.44+ (available in five sizes)

17. A pair of breathable leggings so you can outrun sweaty workout gear.

Did I mention they have an inner waistband POCKET?! Plus, they're non see-through, moisture-wicking, breathable, and stretchy.

Promising review: "I bought this yoga pant for gym and yoga. The material is soft and stretchy. It fit perfectly and the length is just right by my ankle. It has a little pocket that I can put my locker key in when I go to gym. Will definitely buy some more in other colors." —Jklgirls

Price: $9.99+ (available in sizes XS–3XL and 29 colors)


18. A best-selling mascara with a volume-boosting formula and thick applicator to pump up your lashes up to ten times for a look more dramatic than GoT.

Plus, it's smear-proof and touchable so your lashes are good to go for the whole darn day.

Promising review: "I have been using this mascara for years and have always loved it. Almost everyone I know uses it, as well. I have tried others here and there just to see how they work, even expensive 'professional' mascara, and I always come back to this kind. It is THE BEST out there." —Kayleen Preblich

Price: $6.40 (available in two colors)

19. A pack of environmentally-friendly waste bags with a dispenser for making the most out of the least fun part of owning a dog.

They're 100% biodegradable! They're also allergy-free unscented and extra-water resistant to keep dry and minimize waste odor.

Promising review: "These environmentally-friendly bags are reasonably priced and I've had no problems using them. I've gone through the whole box with no issues with tears or holes in the bags. These bags are a lot sturdier than some others I've used, too. Will definitely continue to purchase!" —Holly Berry

Price: $6.99+ for a 16-pack (available in three sizes)

20. A 2018 planner that'll actually make your resolution to get more organized come true. Yes, you can schedule your Netflix time.

It's chock-full of inspirational quotes, end-of-month reflections, questions, and goal tracking to help you get through 2018. It also has two-page monthly view spreads, as well as plenty of space for weekly and daily planning.

Promising review: "I love this planner! The layout is perfect for me —

it has plenty of room to write on the monthly calendar and even more room to write in the daily sections. It can easily fit in my purse so I can take it to and from work with no problems. I am very happy I chose this one!" —Lauren

Price: $14.95

21. A aromatherapy oil diffuser with eight changing LED colors so you have yet another reason to relax — you did that one thing today, you've earned it.

It comes with a 450 mL water tank so you don't have to refill as frequently. Plus, it has four timers for both misting and light (it can be set for one, two, or five hours to run on intermittent mode or continually on up to 10 hours. Anddd it's noiseless because relaxation requires silence.

Promising review: "I love this diffuser. It works very well. The option to have it lit up is really cool, too. This works as well as the more expensive options out there. Save yourself a few bucks and order this one." —Secret Sun Devil

Price: $20.99


22. A 16-ounce stainless steel thermos to make lunch at the office so much better than just a cold sandwich. ~Chili lovers unite.~

Comes with a folding spoon!

Promising review: "This has been my favorite of all the hot lunch travel containers. It has kept food warm for nine hours so far, with the best results being soups and other mainly liquid-based items. My husband and I have both been using these containers most weekdays for the last three months and have had no issues. We both live and work in a city and rely on public transportation to get around, so our bags get tossed around and smushed, but absolutely no leaks thus far with this." —A.E. Babbs

Price: $24.05+ (available in six colors)

If you want to see what else is trending on Amazon right now, click here!

Check out last week's post here.

Reviews here have been edited for length and/or clarity.