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    36 Things You Need If You Love Fast Results, But Are Very, Very Broke

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    1. A Punky semi-permanent hair color for a treatment that works on even dark hair (!!!) and puts expensive dye jobs to SHAME. Its shades are super saturated, can last over 25 washes, and conditions while it treats your tresses. Meaning you'll have a whole month of colorful, shiny hair.

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    ANDDD it's vegan and cruelty-free! It's extra vivid on already-bleached hair, but creates colorful highlights on darker hair.

    Promising review: "The jar makes this super easy to use — just wear a glove if you don't want blue fingers. It's a lovely fragrance, doesn't have a harsh chemical aroma, and the color adds very deep blue undertones to my dye-resistant, 10% grey, dark brown hair. There's no lightener needed, no developer added — it shines bright, rich blue in the grey strands, and gives the dark brown hair that comic book blue tint. it's just wonderful, exactly what I wanted." —Zhara um NIkko

    Get it from Amazon for $7 (available in 21 shades).

    2. An acupressure wristband, because reviewers swear this helps put an end to unpleasant nausea whether it's due to pregnancy, flying, vertigo, WHATEVER. Say farewell to trial-and-error treatments that really add up and say hello to sweet, sweet relief.

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    It's also been known to work for post-operative and chemotherapy-induced nausea. It applies pressure on your wrist to help ~restore balance~.

    Promising review: "I'm eight weeks pregnant and have had morning sickness nonstop every single day, and it has made my appetite go away so much that I feared for my baby's health. I needed a quick fix so I could eat again. It worked amazingly. I went to Denny's and ate my weight in pancakes! It feels so good not to feel nauseous all the time." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $6.22.

    3. A set of Schtick dermaplaning razors to remove peach fuzz painlessly (and without paying for a wax). It's gentle, precise, and won't leave irritation marks like most threading or razors. Aka your face will be as smooth as a baby's bottom and you'll never have to pay the price.

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    Promising review: "I regularly used the Tinkle facial razors which I thought worked well, but I just used one of these razors for the first time yesterday and OMG the amount of peach fuzz and to my surprise dead skin that came off was shocking and oh-so-satisfying. I will definitely be stocking up." —I & S. Stark

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $4.99.

    4. A FlexiSnake drain unclogger that'll prove 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.

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    Its hook and loop technology grabs drain hair and brings it all up in one motion!

    Promising review: "Holy cow! This thing is amazing! Gross, but amazing. My drain was immediately unclogged and flowing free within minutes." —A. Corbett

    Get it from Amazon for $4.86.

    Check out more incredible reviews in Hundreds Of People Love This Drain Snake, And The After Photos Have Me Gagging.

    5. A set of waistline and bra extenders so you can wear your clothes without them constantly pinching and pulling. These'll provide a little more ~breathing room~ *and* prevent having to buy a whole new wardrobe.

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    The waistline extenders give an extra 1" to 2" in the waistline, while the bra extenders provide an extra 2".

    Promising review (for the bra extender): "This extender is perfect for my need. I have some new bras that need breaking in. I wear a 30 to a 32 DDD and have a hard time finding the perfect fit so this does the trick. I was able to measure accurately since the description have the dimensions needed to choose the correct extender." —V K

    Get them from Amazon: a pack of five waistline extenders for $6.95+ (available in four colors) and a pack of three bra extenders for $6.69 (available in six different inch spacings).

    6. A Clorox ToiletWand for removing tough stains and eliminating germs in the fastest amount of time. Aka this'll give you a brand-new potty without so much as a delivery fee (and its long handle will keep you at a lovely arm's length the whole time).

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    It comes with a caddy and six disposable refill sponges!

    Promising review: "So, we have a toilet that belongs to the cats. We don't use it, we don't look at it, we like to pretend it does not exist. Even with semi-regular flushing, cat waste is pretty nasty stuff and built up quickly in the bowl. One of these wands cleaned it up in a single session!" —Whitney

    Get it from Amazon for $8.88.

    7. A pack of Rael pimple patches, because these'll drain zits overnight and reduce the lifetime of your breakout faster than you can say pop. They take a second to slap on *and* speed up recovery to practically overnight. Expensive acne products, you just met your match.

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    Promising review: "I don’t write a lot of reviews, but I’m just in awe of this product. What are these magical stickers?! After washing my face last night, I put a patch on a new, under-the-skin pimple from hell, and when I woke up this morning all of the pus had been pulled out. My pimple is flush and feels so much better. It’s all but gone." —Matt F.

    Get a pack of 24 from Amazon for $6.99.

    8. A Squatty Potty that'll relieve you from backed-up bowels and give you a ~leg up~ on efficient, er, toilet sessions without a hefty charge whatsoever. Translation: YOU WILL POOP LIKE NEVER BEFORE.

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    Promising review: "I've bought one of these for myself, my parents, and my friends. I'm not kidding. You may think I'm just some made up spam account, but I honestly have bought multiple squatty potties. Not to get too graphic, but when I'm doing my business I'll think almost nothing came out based on the amount of pushing I did. I'll turn around and the bowl is full. I've never seen so much come out of me so easily before. As long as you are also getting an appropriate amount of fiber in your diet, this will work better than sitting on the toilet normally. I almost don't want to use a toilet for #2 unless there's a Squatty Potty." —Ludlum

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    To learn more, check out "I Tried The Squatty Potty And I Will Never Poop The Same".

    9. A pack of makeup removing cloths so you can wipe even waterproof eyeliner and mascara away faster than you can dive into bed — not to mention this'll save you $$$ on disposal makeup wipes.

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    Their plush microfiber gently lifts away dirt, oil, and makeup! Use it wet or with your fave liquid makeup remover.

    Promising review: "This product...I have no clue how this works, but it does! Let me start by saying I was wearing a full face of makeup. I mean foundation, contour highlight, eyeliner, seriously the whole nine yards. All I did was wet it and wiped my face, my jaw literally dropped. This is hands-down my favorite makeup remover. The best part is that they are reusable so you don't have to keep buying those expensive disposables that leave your face feeling greasy." —Heather and Ryne Griffith

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $2.97.

    See what won best makeup removers on BuzzFeed Reviews!

    10. A mini knife sharpener for bringing those inexpensive knives you've had since freshman year of college back to pristine condition. No need to go out and buy a fancier set.

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    Promising review: "I bought more than a dozen Victorinox steak and kitchen knives over 15 years ago and they have been great knives. But they’ve been getting dull over the years and I believed I couldn’t sharpen them because they have the wavy blades, but I was mistaken. This stone does a fantastic job and after a quick 20 pulls across the steel (rough) and then ceramic stones my knives were 200% sharper. Now I try to pull them over the ceramic sharpener a few times each time I wash them. They’re essentially brand-new knives again. " —J&A

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99 (available in three colors).

    To learn more about it, check out "This Lil' Knife Sharpener Will Transform Your Trash Knives For Under $6".

    11. An Ecotools makeup brush cleansing–shampoo, because this'll extend the ~shelf life~ of your brushes by washing away months (years?) of buildup and conditioning their bristles back to their original form in a matter of minutes.

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    Did I mention it's all-natural and cruelty-free?

    Promising review: "This stuff is great. I had never cleaned my brushes before (gross, I know) and this stuff got them so clean so fast. I didn't even remember most brushes were two-toned because they were all makeup colored for so long. I can't believe the nastiness that came off my brushes. I was putting all that old stuff all over my face!" —Echo

    Get it from Amazon for $5.23.

    12. A tea tree oil that'll address multiple issues at once, like rosacea, acne, scarring, and razor bumps — just to name a few! Under $10 AND fast-acting? I need a moment.

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    Promising review: "This is a great product! I've been being using this the past two weeks to reduce acne and it really works! You can see the change from one day to another: it reduces the color and the bumpiness of your acne. At night I apply it directly to each one of the breakouts. It not only helps with the acne you have, but also helps preventing any more breakouts." —Cliente de Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    13. A mold and mildew spray remover so you can restore your grout, tiles, tub, shower, and sinks quickly and easily and prevent any remodeling or repair charges.

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    Promising review: "I am almost in tears writing this review right now. For almost two years I've been dealing with mold and mildew in my bathroom. It's covering the walls, the caulk in the bathtub, and the baseboards. I've spent so much money on bleach sprays and mold killers that didn't work. I almost gave up and moved out. I bought this as a last resort and I can't believe how well it's working!!! My tub is nearly spotless and the walls are coming clean, as well. I am so grateful to this brand and product." —Jessica N.

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $12.99.

    14. A Shea Moisture black soap bar for clearing up eczema and psoriasis breakouts before you have time to scratch. Its blend of aloe, tea tree oil, and soothing oats not only calms irritated skin, but also effectively treats acne! And it saves you money? Is there anything this can't do?! NO.

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    It *also* has lemon balm and gotu kola to conquer acne-causing, irritating bacteria. Basically this has all the clarifying properties of their cult-favorite African black soap ($3.56), but with the added benefits of treating eczema and psoriasis!

    Promising review: "It took four doctors to tell me that I had psoriasis, and I had it bad — all over my back, legs, arms, chest, and hands. I started using this immediately and I am mostly cleared up. The doctor wanted to put me on Humira, which has all kinds of side effects. Plus, this soap makes your skin smooth and smells good. Even my doctor is impressed." —George

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $11.97.

    15. A tub of Aztec healing clay, because this'll deep-cleanse your pores like there's no tomorrow and kiss even cystic breakouts GOODBYE. Tough breakouts? Not anymore. Overpriced facials? I think NOT.

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    I'm honestly not even sure how there are still people left on this Earth who have yet to buy this, because it is SOOO popular (13,266 five-star reviews)! By the way this works best with apple cider vinegar!

    Promising review: "Wow. Just wow. I had no expectations for this product since I've been dealing with cystic acne since I was a teenager (I'm 24 now), so I went into this purchase not expecting much. As many others have said, I previously tried absolutely everything on the market to cure my acne. I have very sensitive, reactive skin and have never seen any real improvement. After reading all the crazy reviews about this product, I figured I would give it a try, not expecting much. However, I have been blown away by the long-term results of using this mask. I mix it with apple cider vinegar and apply it several times a week when my skin is really bad, and it has never done anything negative to my skin – no irritation, no dryness, nothing. It always destroys every single pimple that emerges. It does bring underlying pimples to a head, and that can be a little disturbing at first, but it is so worth it for the end result. I was considering taking Accutane, a very strong and dangerous medicine to finally cure my acne for good, and this product has made me completely reconsider." —Heather E.

    Get them from Amazon: Aztec Healing Clay for $8.30 and apple cider vinegar for $8.57.

    Want more proof? Check out "This Clay Mask Basically Vacuums Out Your Pores, And BRB I'm Going To Bathe In It".

    16. A heated round brush that'll let you skip expensive blowouts. The outcome is exactly the same (if not better) and gives you drastic results before your arm is even tired.

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    You can use it to both straighten and curl hair, features ceramic tourmaline plates to avoid heat damage and smooth frizz, AND its bristles and cool tip makes sure you don't burn yourself.

    Promising review: "I am amazed! I have natural, fine, and very straight hair. I have never been able to hold a curl in my hair without heavy-duty hair spray, and even then the curl would fall and not hold. That has all changed now, as this curling iron is awesome. I am completely blown away as to how much curl it gives me — and that they last! I couldn't be more pleased." —Margaret

    Get it from Amazon for $27.19+ (available in two sizes).

    17. A rapid ramen cooker (from Shark Tank!) so you can transform cheap hard noodles into a drool-worthy, microwave meal in MINUTES. Please don't press your face against the microwave. You really only need to wait for about three minutes.

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    It has heat-resistant handles!

    Promising review: "This thing may seem like just an ordinary food-saver, but I assure you it will blow that thin plastic garbage out of the water. It retains heat amazingly and does not bend or falter under extreme temperatures. I'm a college student and I have never felt such joy from making ramen in my small dorm microwave, for a 900 watt I recommend five minutes. Buy this product if you live and breathe air, because it is beautiful." —Theron

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in two colors)

    18. A pack of cleaning wipes for undoing any possible damage on your leather or suede boots from walking through mud, salt, you name it. Spending less than $10 on these > having to invest in another pair of boots.

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    Btw, they also work on bags and car seats!

    Promising review: "This worked perfectly on black suede booties. I splattered some creamy soup on them two months ago. I couldn't find anything that removed the stain. I tried these wipes as a last-ditch effort. I can't believe it, they look brand-new!! Stains came right out with very little effort." —AAD

    Get a pack of 10 from Amazon for $8.19.

    19. A bottle of Fanola purple shampoo, because this'll brighten your blonde hair to fully platinum in just one to three minutes. Translation: you get to maintain platinum blonde tresses ALL THE TIME without a trip to the pricey salon.

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    Just don't use it for more than three minutes (once a week), because then your hair will turn lavender (unless you're into that, which some reviewers are!!!).

    Promising review: "I have platinum blonde hair and harsh water. My hair easily gets discolored no matter how little I wash it. I have used a number of high-end purple shampoos and thought they were all great quality. Until now. I didn't realize what I was missing in my life. I left this shampoo on for maybe three minutes and now my hair looks freshly-toned to an icy blonde. I'll never live my life again without this shampoo." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.35+ (available in six sizes).

    For more info, check out "If You Color Your Hair Blonde, You Need This Purple Shampoo".

    20. A wood polisher that'll undo 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!

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    Plus it feeds your wood protective carnauba wax and beeswax to give it some ~luster~ and extend its lifetime.

    Promising review: "OMG! This is the most AMAZING product! We inherited some antique furniture from the '30s that had been in storage forever. It was dry, dirty, and not much to look at. I used this product on it and the oak wood literally came alive, showing the beautiful grain and texture of the wood. I have since used it on my oak kitchen cabinets and they look AMAZING! I will never use anything else other than this product on my wood surfaces! No greasy feel, just a fantastic smell!" —Tiffany Sadowski

    Get it from Amazon for $8.48.

    To learn more, check out "This Wood Polish's Before-And-After Photos Will Make You A Believer".

    21. A wine stain–removing spray to take care of not-so-ruined clothing or furniture whenever a night goes a little *sour*. This'll spritz the mess away so you can pretend like it never happened — no need to replace your precious throw blanket.

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    Promising review: "I fell in love with this product some 15 years ago and I am so very happy that it's still available in the same wonderful formula as ever. It has a fantastic citrus scent and takes care of any stain (not just wine) so fast and so efficiently, it's become a party trick. I have seriously poured red wine over a white comforter to demonstrate how great it is to a friend once. It is a miracle in a bottle! We use it for all sorts of cleaning on materials around the house, and one bottle has lasted us years! This is definitely a product every home should have." —Melanie Nolen

    Get it from Amazon for $5.92.

    To learn more about this, check out "14 Stain Removal Hacks We Know Actually Work Because We Tried Them".

    22. 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, huge copays just to learn there's "nothing to be done." We won't miss you.

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    Apply it every seven days! This is STRONG so if you have sensitive skin, I'd suggest you do a spot test first.

    Promising review: "For anyone who might be skeptic, please allow me to put you at ease. If you have hyperhidrosis, meaning it can be nine degrees outside and you're still sweating under your arms, this product has the potential to change your life. I would sweat THROUGH a sport coat before noon. Enter the Sweat Block product. I've had it for three weeks and it is life-changing. I DO NOT sweat under my arms anymore. I'm still on the original box that I bought three weeks ago. I had to write a review after I was cleaning the garage today in 85-degree heat. I was sweating through my shirt on my back — BUT NOT MY UNDERARMS. It is amazing!" —Frosty McGee

    Get a pack of eight from Amazon for $19.99 (each box lasts two months).

    23. A pet hair remover for quickly de-shedding your rugs and couches and putting an end to your life with *furry chic* decor. Which I must tell you is not a thing. But at least now you won't need to invest in a $$$ heavy-duty vacuum!

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    Promising review: "This thing is amazing. With multiple cats and two dogs who have no boundaries in the house (couches, chairs, and beds are free game), and more than a few with black fur, our furniture and carpets were constantly covered. This thing works wonders! It's easy to use, does the job right, and is cheap. What a bang for your buck. The fur comes right off, it's a miracle. I recently used it in our bedroom since we have light blue carpet. The vacuum wasn't sucking up the fur and the carpet looked dingy and dirty. I got down and went to town on the carpet with this thing and the difference is like night and day. It picked up everything. I scrubbed hard enough to loosen up a six month old Skittle from the carpet too. Seriously, if you have pets, this is a must. Bought it in March, it's now October. and it still works like a beast. You won't regret buying this." —dameow687

    Get it from Amazon for $8.55.

    24. A pair of blue light glasses, because these'll relieve computer-related headaches without costing an arm and a leg (or taking any precious PTO). These minimize ~digital eye strain~ to help you avoid any midday crashes caused by your glaring screen so you actually stay in the zone.

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    Promising review: "I work in front of a screen all day and had recently been getting headaches due to blue light exposure. You can clearly see the change of color when you put these on, and they've made a world of difference for me. And you can't beat the price! I highly recommend!!" —kwatson

    Get them from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in seven colors).

    See a BuzzFeed editor's review on v similar blue light-blocking glasses in "8 Life-Changing Things To Try In December" (#1).

    25. A tube of BioFreeze gel that'll enlist its cooling menthol formula to relieve back pain, shoulder knots, knee soreness, you name it. If there's an aching muscle, this'll numb it — all before you spend money on a massage.

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    Promising review: “Biofreeze is a great product for aches and pains. My massage therapist recommended it years ago and I've been a dedicated customer ever since. Anytime I'm tense or have a knot in my neck or back I use it. It really helps to relax the area and allows me to work out the problem areas. My husband uses it for chronic back pain to cool the area and help him stretch out his back better.” —Sara F

    Get it from Amazon for $11.82.

    26. A pair of compression socks so you can 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!). If you're pregnant or traveling, I need not explain why you don't want to spend more moolah.

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    Promising review: "I highly recommend these. I am currently eight months pregnant and wear these beauties every single day. I never knew how painful the swelling in my legs and feet could be until recently, but these socks were a complete game-changer. I stand for over nine hours a day at work, so I can't begin to explain how badly my legs and feet ached. I have a picture of what my feet looked like with (right, shown above) and without using the socks (left, shown above). The difference is tremendous!!" —Olivia Stockdell

    Get them from Amazon for $9.50+ (available in sizes S/M–L/XL and nine colors).

    To learn more, check out "Nurses, Athletes, Pregnant People, And Travelers Swear By These $20 Socks".

    27. A multi-purpose cleaning solution for treating just about everything under the sun: rust, burnt pans, stained tubs, worn-down sinks, even Sharpie marks (!!!). Translation: you can get everything to look like new, instead of replacing things the minute they look worn-down.

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    Promising review: "I was so bummed when I scratched up my pretty white sink with pots and pans. I thought I'd need to have it replaced or try to sand it and refinish it somehow, but I bought this stuff as a last ditch effort to fix it myself. It takes some elbow grease to make them go away, the scratches don't just wipe off, but if you scrub at them for a few minutes they melt away pretty quickly. After two rounds my sink looks nearly brand new again. It also worked on a few mineral stains in my bathtub that I thought were permanent after soft scrub failed to remove them. Again, a little of this stuff, the scrubby side of a blue sponge, a little bit of effort and they were gone!" —Dan Borden

    Get it from Amazon for $8.69.

    To learn more about this, check out "You Can Use This All-Purpose Cleanser To Basically Clean Your Entire House".

    28. A charcoal toothpaste, because this'll give you fresh pearly whites without costing you a lot of *green*, making a mess of your sink, OR requiring any more effort than just regularly brushing. Splurge-worthy whitening or cheap toothpaste? We'll let our admirers decide.

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    It contains organic activated coconut charcoal, baking soda, tea tree oil, coconut oil, Xylitol, and spearmint oil to both remove stains and freshen your breath!

    Promising review: "This toothpaste is seriously amazing and exceeded my expectations. I have sensitive teeth and have tried using whitening strips, which all make my teeth and gums hurt. Not to mention, the strips are uncomfortable and taste awful. I'd pretty much lost hope, because even certain whitening toothpastes made my gums and teeth hurt and gave minimal results. After one time of using this toothpaste, I saw instant whitening results. It tastes minty and clean, and because of the natural ingredients, it's gentle and did not cause any pain or extra sensitivity to my teeth or gums. After just three days, my teeth were so noticeably white that my coworkers were even commenting and asking what I use. This will always be my go-to from now on!" —Amelia

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in two flavors).

    See what won best teeth whiteners on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    29. A bottle of earwax removal drops that'll effectively soften, loosen, and unclog stubborn ear canals that are driving you up the WALL. Prepare to be grossed out and amazed all at the same time — mainly at how little you needed to spend, after all.

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    This cleanses your ears with a microfoam action that's a safe and non-irritating way to soften and remove earwax.

    Promising review: "My right ear was totally plugged so I went to the pharmacy and the pharmacist said that this is the one that 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 $5.98.

    30. A jar of O'Keeffe's hand cream so you can drastically repair extremely chapped, cracked hands for a whopping $8. Its super concentrated cream formula contains three main ingredients: water (to hydrate parched skin cells), glycerin (to draw in moisture and accelerate the hydration process), and paraffin (to create a barrier and maintain moisture).

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    Promising review: "I have a skin condition (related to eczema or psoriasis) on my hands that causes blisters, dryness, and cracking, especially during the winter. I used to scald my hands with hot water to get relief from the itching. I also used to keep bandages with me wherever I want to cover the bleeding cracks. The only things that has brought my condition under control are refraining from all caffeine and alcohol, limiting spicy food intake, and using O'Keeffe's after showering or washing my hands. It took about 30 years for me to realize these things and I'm glad I finally am able to manage my skin condition. O'Keefe's has a protective barrier and works its way deep into the tissue to get at those thick calloused areas on my knuckles. I keep O'Keefe's with me wherever I go and it's provided me with relief far better than anything else I've tried over or under the counter." —SoulRaker

    Get it from Amazon for $7.29.

    To learn more, check out "Over 6,000 People With Super-Dry Skin Are Obsessed With This Hand Lotion".

    31. An organic nipple cream for cheaply soothing and hydrating chapped, dry nipples thanks to calendula and marshmallow root. Babies are EXPENSIVE! Save the budget for first birthday parties.

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    You can use this *while* breastfeeding — no need to remove it prior! Plus, it's lanolin- and cruelty-free.

    Promising review: "I'm pregnant and have already begun using this for itchy and chapped nips! It's been working wonders. I've even used it for my chapped lips, which also works! I lather a ton on at night before I sleep and I wake up with smooth skin in all areas! I can't wait to use this once baby arrives — I know I'll need it and I'm sure it will work great!" —Jeshicurr

    Get it from Amazon for $10.95.

    32. A pack of toe separators, because these'll easily realign overlapping toes and provide relief from bunions while you go about your day. Be glad you read this *before* undergoing any costly bunion-removal procedures.

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    Obviously, you should always go to a doctor about health concerns! But if you're not down for surgery, these are worth a shot!

    Promising review: "These are absolutely a Godsend! It is a great alternative to bunion surgery! My first toe was creeping over my big toe and at times causing spasms. These have made all the difference in the world! I am a very satisfied customer! Worth every penny! They are very comfortable to wear even with your shoes or sandals on." —Amazon Customer

    Get a pack of four from Amazon for $9.99 (available in two colors).

    33. A pair of anti-chafing bands that'll save us from being betrayed by our very own legs. Et tu, thighs? Good thing these take a second to put on, are cheap as all heck, and still make us feel fancy. Take THAT, sun.

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    They come in both lace and solid designs so you can pick whatever suits your fancy. Both versions are super stretchy, equally comfortable, and effective as HECK. People even wear them while running!

    Promising review: "These are a life-saver. I chafe really badly in the summer when I sweat and these are cute, sexy, and 100% prevent chafing. I have gotten compliments on them and people have even asked me where I got them. They stay in place even when you're sweating. I would walk around Europe all day in the summer with these on and had no problem." —Nayara

    Get them from Amazon for $16.95+ (available in six sizes and 15 styles).

    To learn more, check out "These Anti-Chafe Bands Are Gorgeous, Comfortable, And Will Save Your Thighs".

    34. A pack of tea oil-absorbing tissues so you can confront midday shiny T-zones head on by absorbing excess oil, controlling shine, AND soothing irritated complexions with bamboo charcoal. Meaning your days of splurging on fancy foundations full of empty promises are behind us.

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    They're even all-natural! They're made from 100% natural linen fibers with organic bamboo charcoal to keep you nice and fresh all day.

    Promising review: "I've had oily skin my whole life and have used countless types of oils blotting sheets because they're life-savers. THESE ARE AMAZING. They're a great deal, big sheets, and they pull out one at a time so easily. I'll never go back to other brands. Give these a try — they're completely worth it. They work well and are easy to use. I have no negative things to say at all." —Kelsey

    Get a pack of 200 for $6.95+ (available in two formulas).

    35. A bottle of Teddie Organics rose water toner spray for telling redness, tight, dry skin, and oily T-zones to take a hike and leave you with a dewy, refreshed complexion that lasts allll day. $10 spray or fancy skincare routine? As far as the world can tell...the latter.

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    It'll also restore your skin's pH balance and absorb excess oil. It's everything you want your toner to do, except now you can use it WHEREVER. Plus it's organic and suitable for sensitive skin!

    Promising review: "I have been using this rose water for about three weeks now. I am in shock! The redness in my face is gone! I used to put on foundation almost every day because of my redness and acne scars. I now go out of the house with zero makeup on and feel confident in doing so. My face is super soft! My husband actually thought I was wearing makeup because my face was so clear. I'm so happy I took the leap and bought it!" —crystal

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    36. A Burt's Bees after-sun lotion, because this'll combine aloe and coconut oil to subdue nasty sunburns after telling your mom she was wrong about the danger of overcast weather. You should have REAPPLIED. Maybe she'll at least praise you for saving money...

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    Promising review: "This is the best product ever for sunburns! There's no peeling or itching — simply amazing! The photos (above) are only four days apart." —Carrie

    Get it from Amazon for $6.68.

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