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    Just 37 Products That Work So Well You'll Forget You Paid Less Than $50 For Them

    I'm on that retail therapy diet.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. This Vitamin C serum that will absorb right in and give you the glowing skin you've always wanted.

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    This serum is made from 11% hyaluronic acid, vitamin E and collagen to encourage anti-aging effects and minimises wrinkles and dark circles.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $24.99.

    2. This wand massager that features an actual handle, so that you can get yourself to orgasm without losing grip on your toy.

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    This toy is portable, which makes it perfect for your next (interstate) trip. It's super quiet and discreet, no matter which of its 10 vibrational modes you're using.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $29.99.

    3. This magic double-sided tape because the idea of being able to cut off a piece of tape and hang virtually anything is truly magical.

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    This gel tape is super strong, but won't leave any trace on your walls, furniture or cabinets. It's washable and reusable too, so you can use it for as long as you want.

    See the full post on this extraordinary tape here.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $14.18.

    4. This cast iron skillet that will make stove-to-oven cooking so much easier.

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    This skillet is one piece of forged iron and features lips on either side for easy pouring.

    If you're looking for inspiration on what you can make with your cast iron skillet, here are 21 recipes you can start with.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $26.99.

    5. These LED strip lights, so that you can finally turn your room into a TikTok filming haven.

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    No doubt you've seen people with these on your FYP. You can connect to these lights through your phone, so you can control the vibes at all times. This set comes with two wheels of LED strip lights that are each five metres long, so you can turn your room into a haven of colour with just a couple of taps on your phone. Also, the strips are waterproof, so you can even use them outside.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $47.99.

    6. This humidifier and diffuser, so you can create a safe and snug environment, ideal for relaxing before and during bedtime.

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    This diffuser has seven different light settings for you to adjust to your mood, two different mist settings and ensures 10-16 hours of mist, so you can turn it on before bed without worrying about it burning out.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $30.99.

    7. And this set of essential oils, which you can use with it to create a sleepy cocktail that will calm you down and have you ready for bed.

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    This set includes lavender, lemongrass, eucalyptus, tea tree, sweet orange and peppermint, so you can create your own potions depending on what you need.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $25.95.

    8. This six-minute diary, which will allow you to focus on mindfulness, if you're feeling a little out of your head with everything that's going on.

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    This journal encourages you to change your habits in order to achieve happiness, mindfulness and productive thinking. It's based on the mantra that just six minutes out of your day is enough time to assess where you're at and what you need to improve. It includes monthly check-in pages, habit trackers and weekly notes for your own thoughts and ideas, while giving you the information about positive psychology, self-reflection and changing habits.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $40.90.

    9. This Aztec Secret Healing Clay that I encourage you to try if you have problematic skin.

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    This mask draws out all the gross gunk that's been caught in your skin. Just mix a bit of the powder with some apple cider vinegar and you'll be all set.

    You can read all about how magical this stuff is here.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $26.49.

    10. And these silicone face mask brushes, so you don't waste half your precious goo applying the mask with your fingers.

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    These brushes are perfect for applying an even layer of face mask and they're suitable for use on sensitive skin.

    Buy a pack of two from Amazon Australia for $5.99.

    11. This body fat scale that connects to your phone, so you can understand the ins and outs of your body.

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    This scale calculates things like your BMI, weight, bone mass, subcutaneous fat, visceral fat, muscle mass, water weight and skeletal muscle.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $34.99.

    12. This pumice cleaning stone that will clean all your porcelain without scratching it up.

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    This reusable stone gets rid of those hideous dark yellow rings and hard water stains without scratching your surfaces. Plus, this one comes with a drain snake, so you can take care of that clogged up drain too!

    Buy a 12-pack from Amazon Australia for $18.99.

    13. This light therapy Neutrogena acne spot treatment, which uses dermatologist in-office technology (no UV rays!) to treat mild to moderate acne.

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    Promising Review: "I DEFINITELY did not think this would work. How can light get rid of pimples? Well, after only using it a couple of times my mind was completely changed. It's good at making big, sore pimples smaller overnight. I also had a red mark on my skin from a giant pimple I'd had two months ago that I couldn't even get rid of with microhydrabrasion. After about a week of using this light pen on it twice a day, it was way smaller and lighter. This pen is true magic."

    Jemima Skelley

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $19.99.

    14. This indoor thermometer, so that you can better understand your air quality and adjust it to your liking before bedtime.

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    This indoor thermometer has a magnetic back, so you can stick it to the fridge, or a tabletop stand depending on where you want it. It records humidity as well as temperature, so that you can ensure you're relaxing in optimum conditions at home.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $17.99.

    15. This no scrub gel stain remover that will destroy your mould and mildew problems — just don't use it on your ex, as tempted as you might be.

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    There are likely stains on your shower wall you had no idea could be removed, but this gel will take care of them all — you won't even need to scrub! Just don't forget to wear gloves when you use it — this stuff is super potent.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $21.99.

    16. This hot air brush that makes it easy for you to give yourself volume and dry your hair without it getting poofy as heck.

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    The brush uses hot air and ionic technology to get rid of frizz and leave your hair looking and feeling as smooth as silk.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $45.99.

    17. This time-marked water bottle, because even the best of us forget to drink enough water on the daily.

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    One of the first things I noticed while working from home was the lack of water I'd been drinking. This one-litre water bottle indicates times throughout the day, so that you can turn drinking water into a habit. The bottle also tells you why you should be drinking water — which will hopefully guilt you into prioritising hydration.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $28.99.

    18. This heated mouse pad because who deserves warm fingers on a Monday morning? YOU deserve warm fingers on a Monday morning.

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    All you have to do with this mousepad is plug it into any USB port and your fingers will be warm and ready to type in no time.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $42.49.

    19. This rechargeable sweater shaver, so you can get rid of the fuzz that randomly appears on your clothes.

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    This shaver works on cotton, wool, linen and even upholstery. You can also use it as a zero-waste lint roller! This one comes with two extra shavers, a cleaning brush and a drawstring bag for easy storage.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $23.99.

    20. This photo printer, so you can finally make that collage wall you've been thinking about for ages.

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    This photo printer is ridiculously easy to use. The size of the photos are perfect for sticking on the fridge or in scrapbooks and diaries. All you'll need is polaroid film and your phone and you can get printing!

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $27.

    21. This wellness scrub to exfoliate your skin and get your skin glowing just the way you like it.

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    This body scrub contains natural exfoliates to get rid of dead skin cells, dirt and anything else you may be carrying on your face from walking around all day. It contains pomegranate to nurture and protect your skin and promote skin cell renewal.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $19.95.

    22. This handheld body massager that will work out all the knots and tension you've formed by laying on your couch for hours on end.

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    This deep tissue massager works all over your body and its cordless design means you can tackle your tense back muscles without fighting the cord. It comes with five interchangeable heads to target different parts of your body.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $49.09.

    23. This laptop table that can be used either as a temporary standing desk, or as a way to prevent your laptop from overheating while you're binge-watching in bed.

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    This laptop table has adjustable table legs and has five levels of height, so you can choose which angle to binge-watch The Stranger on.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $44.99.

    24. This stylish pair of blue light-blocking glasses, which are perfect because of all the extra hours we're spending staring at screens.

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    These glasses work by blocking out the blue light from your screen, which can cause eye strain, headaches and inability to sleep. So, if you experience any of these symptoms, you should pick up these guys ASAP.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $30.51.

    25. These Sound PEATS wireless earbuds, which are perfect if you're tired of constantly getting your wires tangled when you're attempting to work out in your tiny apartment.

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    These earbuds run for four hours per charge and have smart touch technology, so you can control your tunes and answer calls without reaching for your phone.

    Promising review: "I've been dragging my heels to make the move to wireless earbuds — I thought for sure I'd lose one and that having to charge them would be a massive inconvenience. My husband bought these as a gift and now I love the convenience of not having to hold my phone when out and about, should I want to listen to my music. Their holder has magnetic properties, so when charging or just being stored, you don't have to worry about the earbuds falling out and getting lost."

    Mariela Summerhays

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $43.99.

    26. These UGG slippers that are an excellent and cosy alternative to putting shoes on, because like pants, shoes are now irrelevant.

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    These slippers are unisex, non-slip and the perfect companion to your winter morning routine, be that a stroll in the garden with a coffee or a trudge to your fridge for last night's pizza.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $39.99 (available in sizes EU36-EU43 and six colours).

    27. These ~UV lights~ that are essentially the luxury treatment your house plants have always deserved.

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    These lamps feature three timers, 10 dimming levels and three lighting modes. Plus, the three arms are completely adjustable, so all your plants can have a little loving. You can attach this lamp to your table where your plants live with the clip attachment and watch them thrive.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $45.99.

    28. This avocado tool that will make having avo on toast so much easier.

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    This tool includes a slicer, a cutter and something to get that slippery seed out with ease. Here are some delicious avocado recipes by Tasty that are automatically easier with this tool.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $9.50.

    29. This microwavable popcorn maker that will have you bidding farewell to packet popcorn forever.

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    This popcorn maker is super easy to use and the best part is you can create your own fun flavours because you're making it from scratch!

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $18.99.

    30. This magnetic phone holder for your car, so you don't have to worry about pesky phone cradles ever again.

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    This phone holder comes with a stand and a magnetic disk that you can either stick to your phone, or put into your phone case for instant GPS viewing ability. It also comes with two magnets, which is perfect if you share a car with someone.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $26.95.

    31. This face shaver, which is so much less painful than waxing or threading.

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    When you use these facial razors to finally be rid of your peach fuzz, you'll really notice how much easier your makeup is to apply and how much better it looks.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $8.99.

    32. These armpit pads that will keep your sweat from staining your shirts.

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    Cold weather unfortunately doesn't mean less sweat. In fact, I tend to sweat MORE in winter because I accidentally wear too many layers and can't take them off. You apply these pads directly onto your skin and they absorb sweat and moisture, making life far more comfortable on those extra layer days.

    Buy a pack of 25 from Amazon Australia for $24.90.

    33. This shoe stretcher because you deserve to have your new kicks worn in without suffering through the blisters.

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    These wooden shoe stretchers won't only make those too-small heels you bought on sale more comfortable, they'll also preserve them so they don't lose their shape.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $25.19+ (available in EU 37-46).

    34. This sparkling saver that means you can enjoy a bit of bubbly, even if you don't have anyone to share it with.

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    This leak proof champagne stopper allows you to seal the bottle to keep the bubbles safe. Then just push to release and enjoy whenever you like. It's also covered in diamantes, so what's not to love?

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $29.95.

    35. This menstrual cup that will minimise waste, as well as the ridiculous amount of money women are expected to pay for something they can't control.

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    Menstrual cups are the best! They offer a zero waste alternative to pads and tampons, are chemical-free and seal your vag better than any tampon could — making it the best product if you want to avoid leakage. These ones are made from medical grade silicone, last for up to two years and offer a 12 hour safe, comfortable and odourless period.

    Buy it on Amazon Australia for $28.50.

    36. These high-waisted yoga pants that will make your home workouts (or TV bingeing) so much more comfortable.

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    These tights have two-way air circulation, so whether you're working out or sitting on the couch all day, your tush will remain at a comfy temperature. The fabric is also super stretchy, so you'll be able to move in any direction you please without feeling any discomfort. Plus, it features a side pocket for your phone — so, you'll no longer need to stick it in your bra and let it get all sweaty.

    Promising review: "Every time I saw an ad for these tights I thought; 'Damn, her bum looks great in those'. And evidently that's my only requirement of activewear, because I finally caved and bought a pair in dark green. Let me tell you, these are seriously worth the hype. They're so comfy, they feel like silk on and — I can confirm — they DO make butts look great. I've done some high-intensity training in them already and they don't ride up, fall down or cause a wedgie mid-lunge. They're ridiculously cheap too, so I'm going to load up on different colours. Treat yo' butt."

    Julia Willing

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $15.98+ (available in sizes XS-XL).

    37. And finally, this foot peel mask, which will make your calloused and dry feet as soft a baby's bum in a week.

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    I mean, I don't really want to picture it, but this exfoliating foot peel causes dead and crusty skin to fall from your feet over 7-10 days. Simply soak your feet in warm water for 10 minutes, slip the mask on for an hour with socks over the top, remove, then rinse. Wait for it to work its magic over coming days, then voilá! Fresh and smooth feet.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $19.99.

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