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    26 Products You'll Appreciate If You're Tired All The Time

    No shame in the sleepiness game.

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    1. A portable nap pillow, because you never know when the urge might strike and you should always be prepared.

    Promising review: "Wow, this pillow is amazing. The Casper Nap pillow arrived quickly and it was packaged in a really cool tube. The pillow was easy to remove from the tube and comes with a bag to carry it and a pillowcase. It is very cute. The pillow is soft & firm. It is unlike any travel pillow I have used because it is super comfortable. I used it for a few nights and I love it." —thepennygirls

    Get it from Target for $35.

    2. A customer-favorite Mario Badescu refreshing face mist that'll provide the midday pick-me-up you need and a boost of hydration to boot.

    Promising review: "I have been using the rosewater spray religiously every day and I love it. I wanted to try the cucumber spray since I also heard good things about it, and I needed to replenish my rosewater spray. I have to admit that I think I might like the cucumber spray better! It feels more gentle and refreshing, and cooling. Also pro tip: You can use these to spray your beauty blenders for makeup application." —Katie

    Get an 8 oz. rosewater spray from Amazon for $12 or a two-pack of 4 oz. rosewater and cucumber sprays for $14 or 8 oz. for $24.

    3. A pair of affordable comfy leggings so you can transition from errands to napping seamlessly without a change of outfit.

    These are our BuzzFeed Reviews pick for the best cheap leggings!

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99 (available in sizes XS-XL and in 19 colors).

    4. A top-selling white noise machine that lives up to the hype — and will drown out any distractions that get between you and your precious, precious slumber at any time of day.

    Promising review: "I would give this product 16 stars if I could. I had been using it in my home for couple of years in a fairly quiet area, so it was more to provide a comforting sound than to drown out noise. I then moved -—and like a scene from Neighbors the movie, we moved into our new home on the very same day the house next to ours decided to have a raging party. My husband and I sat in our bed the night we moved in, listening to girls shrieking outside our window and bottles smashing, wondering if we had just made the biggest mistake of our lives. I turned this little sound machine on, and I'm not kidding - it drowned out EVERYTHING. The slamming doors, the giggling, yelling, talking, glasses breaking, everything. I had never been so grateful. Thankfully, the raging parties are not a normal thing, but this sound machine still works wonders on those noisier nights." —Sarah

    Get it from Amazon for $44.95+ (available in three colors).

    5. An Atlas Coffee Club subscription, so you always have the cup o' joe you need in hand to power through the day — and you'll get a chance to sample different delicious brews from around the world!

    Atlas Coffee Club

    Read a full review of this subscription here.

    Get it from Atlas Coffee Club starting at $9 per delivery; choose from deliveries every two or four weeks.

    6. A Simple Elephant planner, to help make life less overwhelming and your to-do list more manageable — so you're energized rather than exhausted as a result.


    This is our BuzzFeed Reviews pick for best cheap productivity planner!

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    7. A seriously amazing (and quiet!) robot vac that'll clean your hard floors and carpet, because vacuuming requires energy, and why spend time vacuuming when you could be doing something more productive like napping?

    Promising review: "Best price to capability. This thing has changed my life. I know that sounds weird but honestly our of all my Amazon purchases, and there have been a lot, this is one of the very best. Every day when I get home from work I open it up and it's loaded. I have a 1,200-square-foot half-tile floor, half new carpet. Still loaded. For the bad reviews: If it's getting stuck, it's going to get stuck there again. It's not rocket science and this thing isn't magic. Pick up your dang wires, throw your dirty clothes in a bin, not on the floor. If it can't go under something and you want it to, buy some adjustable leg pegs for $7." —Nick Carraway

    Get it from Amazon for $229.99 (available in black and white).

    8. Blackout curtains, because you don't need any pesky sun getting in the way of you and your precious, precious slumber.

    Read a full review of these curtains here.

    Get them from Amazon for $21.99+ per pair (available in six sizes and 29 colors).

    9. An essential-oil diffuser you can fill with energizing scents (like peppermint and citrus) to perk yourself up on days when you just don't have time to take a dozen naps.

    Promising review: "Perfect for my office space. It's easy to operate and easy to clean. Great way to keep my long hours in the office energized with aromatherapy. I love this essential oil diffuser!" —Artsykitty

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in three colors).

    10. A pair of noise-cancelling headphones, for when you're just too tired to deal with anything other than your favorite playlist.

    Promising review: "Keep it up, Anker! I have loved every one of your products that I have purchased. I bought these to use at my office. The noise-cancelling when playing music pretty much drowns out all other sounds so I can focus on my work. My co worker who is an extreme audiophile listened to them and was very impressed by the sound. I usually plug them in before I leave for the day, so I haven't had the chance to truly test the battery life, but I haven't gotten a low battery alert during the day. It would be nice if they folded up more, but that is not enough to ding any stars. The case is very protective; perfect for travel." —Scott

    Get them from Amazon for $99.

    And check out our BuzzFeed Reviews picks for the best Bluetooth headphones.

    11. An alarm clock designed to stop your kids from waking you up at the crack of dawn so you can get in just a liiittle more shut-eye before it's time to tackle the day.


    It lets them know when it's "ok to wake" you. Read a full review of this clock here.

    Get it from Amazon for $28.68.

    12. Or a ridiculously loud, bed-shaking alarm clock if you're always so tired in the mornings that you sleep right through your multiple blaring alarms.

    Read a full review of it here.

    Get it from Amazon for $31.19+ (available in six colors)

    13. Caffeinated gum that'll keep you energized when that 3 p.m. slump hits you hard.

    Promising review: "Uh, it definitely works... They don't taste all that great after a couple minutes and it tingles a bit but the caffeine is certainly present. Just one gets you what you need. Not super jittery but definitely UP. I'm chewing one write now. Makes you feel like a bear that has the strength of two bears (just kidding). Each piece is similar in appearance and consistency to a Chiclet, only green and about three to four times the size.Works much better than coffee or energy drinks as you don't get that nauseous. icky feeling. And you don't have all that sugar. Definitely recommend!" —Brown

    Get it from Amazon for $28 for a 24-pack.

    14. A shirt you'll rock proudly to warn people what they're getting into before you even say a word.

    Get it from TeeMePlease on Etsy for $15+ (available in sizes XS-3XL and in nine colors).

    15. A pair of cute sneakers that'll encourage you to get active — because even a quick brisk walk can help energize you!


    These are our BuzzFeed Reviews pick for best mid-priced everyday sneakers!

    Get the women's or men's sneakers from Allbirds for $95 (available in women's whole sizes 5-10 and men's whole sizes 8-14, and in four classic colors and various seasonal colors).

    16. A personalized Care/of vitamin subscription, to make sure you're getting all the vitamins and nutrients your body needs to operate optimally. (Though if you're dealing with chronic fatigue, please consult with your doctor!)

    Care / of

    Read a full review of this service here.

    Get it from starting at $5/month (and free shipping over $20).

    17. Some spill-proof wineglasses, so if you get sleepy while sipping on some vino at home, your furniture and floors won't have to suffer!

    Promising review: "These are excellent and great to break out for parties, as most people have never seen a wine tumbler. We keep one set at the beach and another at home. Not only does your wine stay colder longer, they are spill-proof. What a great product!" —VulcanFire

    Get an eight-pack from Amazon for $29.99.

    18. An energizing body wash to get the day started off on the right (non-sleepy) foot.

    This moisturizing body wash is made with 99.9% natural ingredients and is paraben- and phthalate-free.

    Promising review: "The smell alone is like a session of aromatherapy, simply delightful, especially in the morning to waken the senses. I can't help but take deep breaths in the shower to relax! Love it!" —Human

    Get it from Amazon for $8.79 or a three-pack for $23.97.

    19. An Instant-Pot that'll do all the hard work for you when you're just too dang tired to spend time after work preparing a meal — you've heard the hype and tbh it's time you took the plunge.

    It's a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, yogurt maker, steamer, warmer, and sautéer all in one! Read a full review of this life-changing appliance here.

    Get it from Amazon for $79.95+.

    20. And a set of Rubbermaid food storage containers so you can meal-prep (cooking a lot on one day > cooking a little every day) and store leftovers with ease.

    Get a 42-piece set from Amazon for $19.98 or a 60-piece set from Amazon for $24.99.

    21. Or a meal kit delivered to your door, for when meal-planning and prepping is just too much for your tired bones to deal with.

    Takeout Kit is a monthly meal subscription that explores cuisines from around the world. All of their mouthwatering meals have a two-month shelf life, so they can stay in your pantry until you're ready to cook — so no pressure to prepare it as soon as it arrives.

    Get it from Cratejoy for $34.99/month; use code WELCOME10 for 10% off your order!

    22. An adorable pin that lets everyone know who the real you is.

    Get it from SweetwaterApparel on Etsy for $9.

    23. A drawstring hoodie pillow so you can nap anywhere in (discreet) comfort.

    Promising review: "Best idea I had to buy this. It blocks out the light on flights and car rides. It fits as tight as you wish around your neck by adjusting the hood ropes. Felt extremely comfortable although may look a little silly. Slept over five hours on an international flight." —Renee

    Get it from Amazon for $18.95+ (available in five colors).

    24. A mini-fridge you can keep next to your bed or the couch, for those days when walking to the kitchen feels like an ambitious trek.

    Promising review: "Very cute, works great. It comes with two plugs, one for a house outlet and the other for a cigarette lighter plug. I got this for my mom, so she could store her insulin in it, in her room by her bathroom instead of walking all the way to the kitchen to get it." —brandyrose

    Get it from Amazon for $44.99+ (available in four colors).

    25. A makeup remover you'll be likely to use even if you don't have the energy to do anything else for your skin at night — all you do is literally add water to it and rub off your makeup!


    This is our BuzzFeed Reviews pick for best mid-priced makeup remover!

    Get it from Sephora or Makeup Eraser for $20.

    26. And a book full of tips and simple exercises for feeling more energized all day long.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99, Barnes & Noble for $10.99, or a local bookseller through Indiebound here.

    Some reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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