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    42 Quick Solutions For The Small Annoyances In Your Life

    "Begone." — you to all your small but annoying problems.

    1. A wine stain–removing spray to prevent any nights out from going sour. But if you DO spill red wine (who trusted us with merlot?!), you'll be able to spritz away all your problems. Back to the cheese spread.

    2. A set of earring lifters that'll let you wear any darn heavy hoops or large studs you want without having to worry about drooping or aching lobes.

    3. A pack of interdental cleaners great for anyone who has braces or simply loathes the feeling of flossing. Their wire tips bend for easy access, while the brush heads remove food and plaque without the need for tricky maneuvering.

    4. A FlexiSnake drain unclogger so you can discover standing in water while showering is actually very avoidable — especially since this takes less than a minute to use. AND it'll save you money in the long run when you don't need maintenance to unclog your sink.

    5. A punch plier, because loose belts are the WORST and basically useless. This'll make all your belts feel practically custom-made (and I guess in a way it is!).

    6. A pack of tea tree oil-absorbing tissues that'll confront midday shiny T-zones head on by absorbing excess oil, controlling shine, AND soothing irritated complexions with bamboo charcoal. Meaning your days of finding tissue stuck to your forehead are over.

    7. A set of extra-long toothbrushes for maintaining your best friend's hygiene without the fear of any *nipping*. Now you guys don't have to choose between losing a finger or preventing a cavity.

    8. A condiment fork so you won't get your hand stuck in the pickle jar ever again (I WILL NEVER LET GO). Basically, it'll no longer be messy work when satisfying 2 a.m. salty cravings.

    9. A high-impact racerback sports bra specifically made for big breasts to say ta-ta to painful workouts. These'll give you all the physical (but sadly not emotional) support you need while doing activities that require a lot of movement, like running or boxing!

    10. A pair of no-show socks, because reviewers PROMISE these actually a) stay on your feet and b) won't make an unwelcome appearance midday. Plus, they wick away sweat so you and your outfit can stay high and dry.

    11. A set of cable protectors that'll prevent your precious phone charger from fraying. No more "if I lay my phone down jussttttt right it'll still charge." Avoid this struggle.

    12. A cushioned knee pad for a ~pain-free~ solution to awkward home workouts. It'll protect your joints while you do floor exercises so you can focus on the video, instead of aches and pains. Maybe now planking won't scare us so much!

    13. A pack of Avarelle rounded or extra-large acne patches to cheaply tackle every kind of breakout that dares to challenge your complexion. They're both powered by tea tree oil and calendula oil (all of which are gentle on sensitive skin) to reduce inflammation and absorb pus, whether it's just one zit or a spread-out breakout you can cover with one patch.

    14. A cell phone grip so you can text, scroll through Instagram, FaceTime, WHATEVER with just one hand — aka you can finally stop dropping your phone every time you try to multitask.

    15. A Rubbermaid produce saver, because grocery stores don't seem to understand that some of us shop for one. But now our $100 tab of fresh food won't go bad in two days' time.

    16. A stylish luggage handle that'll not only make it more comfortable to lug your suitcase through the airport (ty, cushioned neoprene), but make baggage claim so much easier. We're jet lagged and sat in the middle seat for hours, we want to GOOOOO.

    17. A wood polisher for undoing any surface scratches the minute they happen, aka you'll avoid any unexpected charges from your good old landlord. AND you won't have to buy new furniture!

    18. A set of stick-on bumper pads so you can muffle e-v-e-r-y-t-h-i-n-g, from slamming microwaves, toilet lids, glasses, cabinets, you name it. If someone can make a scene with it, it's fair game.

    19. A set of Drop Stop gap fillers, because it's SO EASY to lose French fries when shoveling them into our mouths between lights. But then they *stay* buried between your seats...yea that's what that smell is. Enter these to stop that from happening again.

    20. A carrying case that'll make it easier to travel with your traditional makeup blender. Now midday touch-ups won't come with the worry of introducing your skin to your purse's bacteria.

    21. A bottle of Glossier's solution so you can clear breakouts faster than you can say "pop" thanks to this exfoliating blend of alpha hydroxy acid, beta hydroxy acid, and polyhydroxy acid. Acids = happy, happy skin.

    22. A bra band extender for freeing yourself from the ~grips~ of restrictive bras. This is made of soft velvet, doesn't leave tracks, and never pinches — cue the song "Freedom" (feel free to sing it at the top of your lungs).

    23. A draft-blocker so you can make living with loud roommates bearable. This'll prevent noises from drifting in your room through underneath the door — its soundproof, three-layer design will stop the echoes of noisy phone calls in their ~path~, leaving you blissfully unaware.

    24. An aligner case you can use as a back-up, because living in fear of losing the one your orthodontist gave you is probably getting annoying. Now you'll just need to keep track of at least ONE of these — heck, keep it at your desk to nix taking chances.

    25. A pair of charcoal shoe deodorizers that'll bring your favorite sneakers that you love but sadly stink back to life. Basically, they absorb moisture and odor so you can wear your Adidas for the 100th day in a row without worry.

    26. A key-hiding rock for a way to avoid getting locked out of your house for about the umpteenth time. If you REALLY don't want to call your roommate for help again, you need this. For everyone's sake.

    27. A set of condiment keepers to bring your favorite toppers to work without worrying about leakage — or having to bring the entire darn bottle of hot sauce with you.

    28. An app called Prism, because sometimes avoiding the thought of scary bills leads to accidentally forgetting them entirely (a no-no). This keeps everything from the WiFi bill to rent in one place and sends you reminders — you may even feel super adult afterwards!

    29. A pair of seamless hipster undies that'll tell panty lines the *bottom line*: they can't sit with us when we wear leggings. Sorry not sorry.

    30. An auto-shutoff outlet for finally putting an end to wondering if your house is or isn't currently burning down. Your flat iron is no longer a threat.

    31. A blind spot mirror so parallel parking isn't something that keeps you up at night anymore. You will NOT own me, tight spaces.

    32. A pair of anti-chafing bands that'll save us from being betrayed by our very own legs. Et tu, thighs? Plus, you get to feel fancy in essentially lingerie. Take THAT, humidity.

    33. A silicone sink strainer, because not having a garbage disposal shouldn't mean digging for soggy eggs with your bare hands (a visual, I know). This'll catch all your food, prevent your sink from clogging, and blend perfectly with stainless steel sinks.

    34. A pair of compression socks that'll cheaply improve circulation in your legs by encouraging blood flow through your toes up to your knees while you work out, travel, or need to lessen painful swelling ASAP (people who are pregnant swear by these!).

    35. A pack of SweatBlock clinical antiperspirant wipes so those of us who are just constantly ~damp~ can finally tell our armpits who's boss. So long, awkward sweat marks. We won't miss you.

    36. A leak-proof stainless steel travel mug for feeling confident that your coffee is safe and sound — and so are your car seats now for that matter. No more early morning crises before you've even HAD your caffeine.

    37. A wooden desktop organizer, because it's definitely harder to concentrate when surrounded by every single memo you've gotten, ever. Maybe now you'll answer some emails?

    38. A pocket-sized external battery that won't punish you for using Instagram even when your phone is at 1%. No matter where you are, this will keep you from dangerously running on fuel.

    39. A pain-relief tool named Buzzy for a friend who'll stay by your side when you need to get shots (or a new tattoo!). Its combination of vibration and ice both distracts and numbs so your blood work is easy peasy. Was this made for children? Yes. Do adults use it? Double yes.

    40. A pair of reusable silicone ear buds, because these'll help you sleep through the night...despite your roommate's tendency to blare the TV at 4 a.m. Isn't life beautiful on eight hours of sleep?

    41. A roll of eco-friendly, reusable bamboo towels to both nix overspending on regular paper towels and clean up messes a whole lot faster thanks to the absorbent material. AND these are good for the earth! Everybody wins.

    42. A pair of anti-UV glare computer glasses so you can get through the workday without a headache (at least from the blue light). These can minimize ~digital eye strain~ to help you avoid any midday crashes caused by your glaring screen so you actually stay in the zone.