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    34 Products Under $50 You'll Probably Wish You'd Bought Years Ago

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    1. A memory foam pillow specifically designed for stomach sleepers so you can finally sleep the way you like without straining your neck. Plus! Its gel-infused filling and ventilation holes help regulate your temperature so you never have to worry about switching to the cool side again.

    2. A First Aid Beauty face cream already loved by almost 6,000 positive reviewers that'll provide both instant and longterm relief for stressed, dry skin. Its combo of oatmeal, shea butter, and allantoin reduces redness, deeply moisturizes, and leaves your previously irritated complexion totally soft and smooth. Finally, some sweet, sweet relief.

    3. An extra cuddly dog bed with an attached blanket to mimic your own bed if your pup (or kitty) is a burrower — aka they hate to leave your side when sleeping. Now they can have their own space without you worrying about them getting cold at night...and reviewers agree that the design to make them feel more secure actually works!

    4. A *truly* nonstick pan, because it's about time you cook eggs without losing half your breakfast to sticking. Its water-based lacquer coating ensures everything slides right off *and* its rim is specifically designed to make pouring easy and dripless. Did I mention its handle always stays cool, too?

    5. A tube of Lanolips for soothing even super chapped lips with a tried-and-true ointment that uses lanolin (a holy grail ingredient) to hydrate the heck out of dry areas like lips, cuticles, and cheeks. Throw coconut oil and vitamin E into the mix, and flaking won't ever stand a chance again.

    6. A beverage chiller so you can cool even fresh, hot coffee in under ~two minutes~ without diluting your precious joe. Translation: you no longer have to wait an eternity to have iced coffee (or water it down with too many ice cubes).

    7. A John Frieda hot brush that'll style dry *and* wet hair and make giving yourself pro-like blowouts every darn morning easier than ever (seriously — it's designed to be very simple). Not to mention, its ~ionic technology~ leaves your mane frizz-free and impressively shiny. So long, tired arms.

    8. A no-spill dog bowl to make sure your beloved but messy fur child doesn't splatter your floor every time they want a drink. The floating base gives your pup water little by little so a) they don't get wet mouth b) can't drink too fast and c) get water everywhere. Your days of cleaning up after them are OVER.

    9. A Great Jones nonstick pan made of aluminized steel, because this'll replace your current sheet pan that looks dirty and old despite always being cleaned. Its aluminized steel material makes this bb built to l-a-s-t *and* stay smooth and clean no matter what you throw at it.

    10. A rechargeable lighter for something not only *way* easier to use than traditional lighters thanks to its super simple switch, but it'll also actually protect your hand from the flame. It's long, flexible, and will (sadly) last far longer than your favorite candle. Plus when it goes out, you can just recharge it.

    11. An AuraGlow teeth-whitening kit to maintain the benefits of pro-like treatments without the hefty copay: just fill the mouth tray with the included gel and turn on the LED light. It only takes 30 minutes to work so keeping your teeth ~pearly white~ is never a time *or* financial commitment.

    12. A Drunk Elephant scalp scrub, because this'll relieve dry, irritated scalps by using a combo of AHA and BHA acids and exfoliating beads to (gently) dissolve dead skin cells and styling buildup. And! Fatty acid-rich plant oils and a quick-absorbing multi-amino acid blend will ensure even stubborn scalps will *stay* nourished and flake-free.

    13. A white noise machine to rescue you in more ways in one. It'll help you drift off to sleep faster if you always have restless nights *and* make it possible to concentrate on tasks during the day if you're in a loud environment. It has ~ten~ fan and ambient sounds that totally drown out outside noises.

    14. A portable personal blender, because this'll let you make delicious smoothies every morning without taking up counter space or making a mess. Plus you can drink right out of it so you create fewer dishes. I'm sorry bulky blenders, but it's time we part ways.

    15. A menstrual cup for providing a lot of *relief* if you constantly forget to change your tampons (or just opt to ruin your underwear). You can wear it worry-free for up to 12 hours at a time — it collects as much as three to four tampons, and with the proper care can last up to 10 years.

    16. A dough whisk so you can finally cut through thick homemade dough, prevent sticking, and reduce pressure on your hands thanks to its comfortable grip. From now on, baking will actually be relaxing, not frustrating.

    17. A versatile leather pouch that'll help you finally organize your purse if it's currently a bottomless pit (and has no pockets). It can fit your keys, cards, phone, chargers, makeup, WHATEVER so you can kiss digging around your bag farewell. Or! You can use it solo when you don't want to bring a purse.

    18. A Nodpod sleep mask to improve your sleep habits, thanks to its comforting pressure and impressive ability to totally block out light. It's essentially a weighted blanket for your eyes to soothe you to sleep in the most relaxing way possible. Plus, it'll stay in place no matter how much you move at night.

    19. A Fresh rose facial toner, because this'll achieve what so few toners can manage — refining pores and clearing acne *without* irritating dry skin. In fact, it's specifically designed to soothe super parched complexions with the help of rose fruit extract (to tone), rosewater (to soothe and nourish), and angelica leaf extract (to retain moisture). Did I mention its 🌹real rose petals🌹?

    20. An extra-durable sponge for conquering super tough messes together without ever worrying about this falling apart (or starting to smell). It's designed to last for MONTHS so you always have a handy ally when confronting burnt grease. And! It'll save you money in the long run now that you don't constantly have to replace sponges.

    21. A bottle of Glossier Solution so you can discover the skin-clearing benefits of alpha hydroxy acid, beta hydroxy acid, and polyhydroxy acid if you consistently break out. This'll use all three to clear dead skin cells and leave your complexion soft and glowing. Reviewers with acne-prone skin l-o-v-e this for fading scars and successfully maintaining clearer skin.

    22. A charging stand that'll keep your phone, AirPods, and Apple Watch in one place even if they all run out of battery at the exact same time. Now we can finally keep everything together *without* a million different wires on our desk or bedside table.

    23. A pack of Miracle-Gro water storing crystals to help prevent over- *and* under-watering your precious plant bbs. This'll reduce ~water stress~ in plants and protect them from heat and drought — all you have to do is mix 'em in the soil.

    24. A mini cordless vacuum, because this'll quickly clean nooks and crannies (or your car, window cracks, drawers, etc.) without having to bust out the bigger vacuum. And! It doubles as a dust blower and is wireless so you can take it all over the house.

    25. A skin scrubber for using its high-frequency vibration to exfoliate away dead skin cells, makeup residue, blackheads, and whiteheads and hit the restart button on dull, tired skin. Incorporating this into your routine will help clear acne, control excess oil, and give your complexion the occasional deep-cleaning it desires.

    26. A silicone drain cover so you finally have a cheap solution if you don't have a garbage disposal. It'll catch everything *before* it goes down the drain so you don't have to go digging — or more likely, avoid cleaning altogether and let a mess pile up. Now you can just wipe it all off.

    27. A supportive bralette lauded by the DD+ community for its barely-there fabric (au revoir, underwire) and ability to provide HOURS and HOURS of lift and structure without any discomfort. Gone are the days of putting up with digging straps and underwire.

    28. An electric milk frother that'll let you become your own barista right at home whenever you're craving a creamy cappucino (it can also make hot chocolate!). Rainy days just got infinitely better.

    29. A water bottle waist pack to keep yourself properly hydrated while running without having to hold the bottle the entire time. Plus! It has extra storage for your keys, wallet, phone, or whatever else you need. This > storing everything in your sports bra.

    30. A Moroccanoil curl cream, because this'll work as a leave-in conditioner to help your ringlets return to soft, defined, and b-o-u-n-c-y thanks to a powerful blend of argan oil, vitamin E, and antistatic agents. It's time to say an official goodbye to frizz.

    31. A powerful plunger for REALLY taking care of... situations quickly and efficiently. It's specially made to tackle especially stubborn ~obstacles~ and blockages, and provides more power than traditional plungers — I suppose this'll become your most trusted number two.

    32. A pair of incredibly comfortable sneakers reviewers with wide feet swear by so you never have to worry about squeezed piggies (and bunions) again. They're stylish, lightweight, and can be worn all darn day without making your feet sore (or sweaty).

    33. An odor-removing gel that'll eliminate pesky odors from your kitchen, trash, bathroom, or wherever else leaves ~lingering smells~. This *absorbs* the odors instead of simply masking them with perfume-y scents and lasts up to 60 days. You can even use it to take care of pet odors!

    34. A bamboo bath mat to throw your current bath mat AWAY in favor of something that can't grow mold, bacteria, mildew, or any of the other charming things that cling onto fabric. Now that I've brought that to your attention, will you be able to put it out of your mind? Probably not. Your feet are safe with bamboo.

    Your feet to your new wide-width sneakers:

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