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    28 Products That'll Help Make Your Work Space Less Stressful

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    1. An essential oil diffuser that'll turn your office hub into a mini spa. Enjoy the cool, relaxing mist coming out of this lil' gadget while you answer emails or work on projects.

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    It also doubles up as a cool mist humidifier and night light, so you can get relief from dry skin *and* have cozy lighting at the same time.

    Promising review: "I bought this for my office desk. I find the color-changing aroma diffuser to be very relaxing to watch. And the warm mist humidifies especially with essential oils which is nice in our dry winter air." —Jingjing Yan

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99.

    2. A desk-friendly foot hammock to give your legs (and feet) some ~rest~ at work. You may not be OOO, but you deserve a little break during your daily grind.

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    Promising review: "This is an awesome product for your desk. You can prop your feet up and enjoy some comfort on long days. It did take a day or so to get the right set up for it to hold correctly at the height I wanted after the weight of my feet went on it, but once I had it set to my desired height, it hasn't moved since. This is a steal." —Brian

    Get it from Amazon for $19.89.

    Read more about fun office essentials in 29 Things For Your Desk That'll Basically Work As Hard As You Do.

    3. An ergonomic mouse pad that's like a pillow for your wrist. They'll be supported (and pain-free) during long computer sessions.

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    Promising review: "This product completely exceeds my expectations. The cover is smooth and allows the mouse to glide easily, and the wrist rest is very comfortable. I bought this for my desk at work because I started to experience wrist pain, and my company didn't have any with a cushion. So glad I purchased this and it's extremely cute." —Rayshandra W

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in 24 designs).

    4. A pack of cable clip organizers for the annoying cord mess taking over your cubicle space. If you're done dealing with tangled chargers, we hear you!

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    Place these directly on your desk or the side of a cabinet for a trip-free tech zone.

    Promising review: "I loved these. My cords are always wrapped up getting in the way of each other. This was perfect for my work desk where I don’t have a lot room. Would recommend. You get six of them in the pack, so organize away." —Jfogt

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $6.97.

    5. Magnetic balls that you can roll and stack up whenever you feel stressed about meetings, deadlines, and other tasks. Plus, who wouldn't want a fun, shiny ~display~ on their desk?

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    Promising review: "A lot of fun! Great stress reliever. Very strong magnets. I would definitely recommend and I’m probably going to buy another set." —M13

    Get them from Amazon for $14.95 (available in two color sets).

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    6. A gel-enhanced seat cushion, because your lower back and bum deserve some love during the work day. It helps reduce pressure on your tailbone, so you can improve your posture and sit comfortably.

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    Promising review: "I'm a runner who has frequent hip pain and issues with the piriformis muscle. I bought this for the office due to the long hours of sitting all day, it really really helps!! The piriformis is greater irritated by long periods of sitting and pressure against it, this cushion helps alleviate some of that pressure!" —Megan Goode

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95.

    7. A cute boba tea light that'll ~brighten up~ your desk area (and mood) if there's limited sunlight.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $16.

    8. Mario Badescu's Facial Spray, so you can give yourself a mini skincare treatment without leaving the office. Use this aloe, cucumber, and green tea formula whenever your skin needs a quick pick-me-up.

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    Stash it in this holographic makeup bag, which easily fits inside a drawer or cabinet!

    Promising review: "I like the fresh, cool spritz on a hot day. Works great as a setting spray over my makeup. I like the cucumber a little better than the rose fragrance. Love having the two-pack. One at home, one at my office. I even keep a third bottle in my handbag in the summer!" —KachinaQ

    Get it from Amazon for $7.

    9. An indoor relaxation fountain that mimics the sound of a tranquil spring *and* helps boost relaxation. Crush your to-do list (and stay chill) with this peaceful structure.

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    Promising review: "Beautiful and relaxing. I have this in my office and I get lots of compliments. It lights up beautifully and the flow of water is so calming. Definitely a good purchase." —Lelah Donnelly

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99.

    10. Noise-cancelling earbuds, so you can tune out nearby conversations and be productive without sneaking to a phone booth on your floor.

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    Promising review: "I love these ear buds! They are truly amazing. Excellent sound quality and great noise cancellation. I don’t have to listen to my office mate unless I want to. I love the wireless Bluetooth capability so I can charge my phone while I’m listening to music." —Kris Knowles

    Get them from Amazon for $24.49.

    11. A foot massager that'll ~roll out~ all the tightness in your feet. If your work wardrobe includes block heels or dress shoes, it may be time to buy one of these for sweet relief.

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    Promising review: "I’ve been having so many issues with my feet the last few years. After just one day with this under my desk at work, I feel a huge difference. My feet no longer feel tight and painful. They feel tingly- in a good way. I highly recommended this for anyone, foot issues or not, if you sit a lot. Nice way to keep the blood flowing when stuck at a desk." —Vanessa Thomas

    Get it from Amazon for $18.95.

    12. A bamboo charging dock for all your gadgets so you won't have to worry about borrowing your coworker's outlet.

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    It works with tablets, smartphones, and wearables. Just set your USB charger inside the dock, connect your devices to the charging cables, and they'll be powered up in no time.

    Promising review: "This is a great little bamboo stand that hides all of the cables typical from using a multi-USB charger. I was able to hold both of my phones, watch, and still had a few extra spots to charge my iPad and other items. The box was sturdier than I expected and had a nice snap to keep it together. I paired this with an Anker 6 port 60w charger and it fit perfect! I’ve had a few co-workers compliment it after the first day saying how cool it was!" —jmkalfut

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99.

    13. And a desk organization set to keep your pens, paper clips, journals, and sticky notes in one place. It's super helpful if you need to access notes or write something down in a hurry.

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    Promising review: "I love this organizer because it holds everything without taking up too much space. I have a small desk but needed my pens, pencils, notepads, post its, rubber bands, paper clips, glue stick, white out and letter opener, back scratcher, screwdriver and even my stapler close at hand. In addition, I have all my coupons, phone directory and daily notebook log stacked in the convenient slot in the back." —Olivia G.

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in two colors).

    14. A bamboo charging dock for all your gadgets so you won't have to worry about borrowing your coworker's outlet.

    Amazon / Via amazon.com

    It works with tablets, smartphones, and wearables. Just set your USB charger inside the dock, connect your devices to the charging cables, and they'll be powered up in no time.

    Promising review: "This is a great little bamboo stand that hides all of the cables typical from using a multi-USB charger. I was able to hold both of my phones, watch, and still had a few extra spots to charge my iPad and other items. The box was sturdier than I expected and had a nice snap to keep it together. I paired this with an Anker 6 port 60w charger and it fit perfect! I’ve had a few co-workers compliment it after the first day saying how cool it was!" —jmkalfut

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99.

    15. An essential oil roller ball that'll help you chill out during busy work hours. Its formula contains lavender oil and ylang ylang complete oil and it leaves a heavenly scent. Apply it topically whenever you need a moment to yourself.

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    Promising review: "Great smell. I use it when I get overwhelmed at work and at night to get a good night's rest. My coworkers ask me for some all the time now too. This will be a regular order for me." —CrisGzz83

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    16. A lightbulb-shaped vase for flowers and plants. You can show off your favorite green baby on your desktop, shelf, or window sill. Plus, this little decoration will make you feel like you're in a peaceful garden, even though you're *actually* indoors.

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    Promising review: "Just created an office in our house and was looking for a way to add some unique decor and incorporate nature. It's absolutely beautiful, unique, functional, and sturdy. It arrived very well packaged and was a breeze to set up. The glass seems extremely delicate, so I was really nervous about screwing the bulb into the stand, but it went surprisingly smooth and has held up perfectly!" —LBrandst129

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in two designs).

    17. A fluffy llama duster, so you can have a cute office mascot and say buh-bye to the nasty dust colony on your desk.

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    Promising review: "A few of my coworkers chipped in and bought our departmental mascot, whom we've dubbed 'Larry' the Llama. We love this little guy! And bonus: He's quite functional. Our desks get pretty dusty, and Larry helps get all that muck off our desks. And he's adorably handsome." —Vegan-ish Mom Geek

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    18. A small journal for last-minute notes and to-do lists. It works great for meetings where laptops are not allowed.

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    Promising review: "I just ordered this to keep at the office and keep track of day-to-day interactions and things like that. I really enjoy the dots. I'd never tried a dotted page before but I enjoy it. The notebook has a nice pleather-y finish and I like the smooth pages. I haven't had any issues with different brands of pens bleeding through or the lines breaking while writing." —D Awde

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in three colors).

    19. A time-marked water bottle, so you can stay hydrated in between meetings, presentations, and projects. This container can help you drink the right amount of H20 at work.

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    Promising review: "I use this bottle every day and bring it to work. It's so handy to have a bottle with the markings of how much water I should've drank during certain times of the day. This bottle helps me keep myself hydrated. When I first got this bottle, I wasn't reaching the goal the bottle set and this helps me make sure I have enough water in my body throughout the day." —Stephen Fung

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    20. A sticky-note holder that'll replace the messy Post-it collage around your computer. Next time you have a reminder (or two), you'll be able to see them in a convenient spot.

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    It also comes with a phone holder, so you can check up on messages, type, and access notes at the same time!

    Promising review: "I love these. No more adhesive residue from sticky notes on the monitor. Love the ability to place my phone and charge through the slot. My phone is visible while working and looking at my monitor. Great find!"

    Dawn

    Get it from Amazon for $10.98.

    21. A compact planner so you can see all your daily appointments, tasks, and updates in an ~organized~ format. No more missed meetings, deadlines, or phone calls.

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    Break down everything by month or week and use the calendar stickers to remember important dates!

    Promising review: "I organize classes, mentor agents, and a consultant to an online real estate education site. I only mention this so when I say I am busy.......well I am busy. After a few days getting this planner ready, I noticed many features. Ribbons to mark your place, tear off corners, rear pocket, tight margins, nice paper stock, and it looks good. I don't need motivation or a quote of the day; I need something that does what I need it to do.....keeping important information together and in front of me." —Francisco

    Get it from Amazon for $13.59+ (available in two sizes).

    22. A ladybug desk vacuum for cleaning up tiny messes on your desk. Crumbs and eraser remains don't deserve a place in your work zone...

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    Promising review: "I got this mini vacuum cleaner so that I can keep my office desk neat and tidy, even with some plants on it. And it works! It's little (about the size of the palm of my hand), but picks up dust and small chunks of dirt without issue. Plus, it's cute- that always helps." —Melissa A.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.98 (available in four designs).

    23. A constellation mug that changes from a boring sky to a starry display with your favorite cup of coffee or tea. Fill it with a hot beverage and watch the ~magic~ take over.

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    Promising review: "I have always loved watching the stars and trying to find the constellations. This mug is a beautiful shade of blue and it's 'magical' how the constellations appear when you have a heated drink like coffee, or tea, or even hot chocolate. Love love love this fun mug." —S. Clark

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95.

    24. A set of llama pens, because they look *way* better than conventional pens. Place these furry friends in a cup to add a pop of color to your cubicle.

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    Get a pack of four from Amazon for $7.48.

    25. A tabletop basketball game so you can pretend you're playing for the NBA on your lunch break.

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    Promising review: "Ever have a boring day at the office or one of those days when your mind simply goes numb and you need a break? I do occasionally and so I purchased this to provide some entertainment for myself and the people that visit my small cubbyhole. Now, I'm not the best person at basketball and I think my skill with this game confirms it, but I did enjoy the challenge and playing with it was fun." —Caleb McGary

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    26. Ceramic photo stands that'll hold pictures and remind you of your favorite people, places, and things.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $6 each (available in two colors).

    27. An adorable Groot planter for holding your plant babies *or* pens. This little guy deserves a spot next to your monitor or file holder, especially if you're a Guardians of the Galaxy fan.

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    Promising review: "I love my little Groot. He sits on my desk at work. I’ve never put a real plant in his head, just beads and a fake succulent or flowers to fit the season. Overall I love my Groot, totally worth the buy." —TechGuy

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    28. A Tamagotchi V5 Game so you can go back to the '90s again *and* watch your digital pet if you're bored at work.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $25.

    29. Cat meme cards that'll be a ~purrfect~ display on your desk and you can give 'em out to coworkers if they're having a bad day.

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    Promising review: "Bought this for a cat lover coworker friend of mine. It was her birthday and she seemed like she could use some cheering up. She loved it! So does everyone else in the office! They all stop by her desk every now and then to flip through the cat cards and giggle. It puts a smile on faces of even the serious folks." —Ella

    Get them from Amazon for $9.88.

    You, ready to take on *anything* during your work day...

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