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    40 Products That Do Their Job So Well, They Should Get A Promotion

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    1. A pack of oven liners to stop messes from spilling over and burning on the bottom of your oven, which will also prevent the dreaded smoke detector from going off every time you go to bake something!

    the oven liner underneath a pie collecting drippings

    2. A pack of motion-sensing LED lights you'll use to get a little light as you walk into each room in your house without fumbling for the light switch.

    3. A bug bite suction tool you can count on all summer long to decrease the itch of fresh mosquito bites. I am covered in bites right now as I type this 😭 and have smashed the add to cart button.

    4. An aluminum-, baking soda-, and phthalate-free coconut deodorant that'll stop sweat from ruining your vibe. It's non-toxic and formulated with plant-based enzymes helps to provide odor protection!

    a model using the deodorant

    5. Maybelline's Instant Age Rewind concealer to make dark under-eye circles a problem of the past, and hide the fact that you spent your Friday night watching reruns of The Walking Dead with your pals.

    6. A garbage-disposal foaming cleaner ready to rid your sink drain of gross odors with its foaming powers.

    7. Furniture socks that'll prevent scratches and scrapes, and keep your wooden floors glistening and looking marvelous.

    the brown furniture socks on wooden chairs and table

    8. An electric egg cooker for anyone who has a passion for soft-boiled or deviled eggs, but still can't quite figure out the timing. This genius little machine does it all for you.

    the miny colored egg cooker surrounded by deviled eggs

    9. A three-in-one smart water bottle that might just have it more together than you. It has a built-in Bluetooth speaker and it will light up to remind you to stay hydrated!

    10. A pack of elastic fasteners to ensure the sheets stay exactly where they are supposed to as you're snoozing.

    the black fastener holding yellow sheets on a bed

    11. Cut-resistant gloves so you never risk nicking your fingers and ruining meal prep time again.

    12. A cozy bed shelf that'll give you an unimposing "me-time" area right where you need it.

    a small wooden shelf attached to the side of a bed

    13. A Pet House candle perfect for keeping your home smelling fresh and clean. This babe can burn for about 60–70 hours and is paraffin-, dye-, and allergen-free.

    the pet house candle in lavender

    14. An apron with built-in oven mitts and a conversion chart so you can be as messy as you want in the kitchen without staining your clothes in the process.

    15. A handheld knife sharpener that'll keep your kitchen knives sharp and in tip-top shape so they keep cutting through everything like butter.

    a reviewer sharpening their knives with the small handheld tool

    16. A makeup brush-cleaning shampoo so you can fully clean old foundation off your brushes with ease. Your face will thank you!

    a side by side image of a buzzfeed editor's brushes before and after cleaning them

    17. A bidet to give your bathroom a quick but powerful bathroom upgrade. Not to mention the savings on TP.

    18. A rechargeable lighter that just may be the only lighter you'll ever need. It's USB chargeable and thus won't run out of tiny fire power.

    19. A TubShroom you'll use to prevent hair from clogging up your drain so you never have to stand in your own dirt water while showering again.

    a person holding the blue TubShroom with hair collected around it

    20. A jar of Humble Suds scour paste for a gentle yet effective way to get slime, mold, and grime off the tub, counters, and oven. It won't expel any harmful fumes and it's even safe to use on your hands or to wash produce!

    the glass jar of cleaning paste

    21. An NYX matte finish setting spray that'll help the makeup you just spent an hour on actually hold through humidity and other elements.

    22. And a Makeup Eraser cloth so you can wipe that full face of makeup or your lipstick off at the end of the night with just water!

    a buzzfeed writer using a pink cloth to remove their makeup

    23. A gadget to catch the mess of laundry detergent before it becomes a sticky and annoying pile of goo on your countertop!

    an attachment that hooks onto the spout of the detergent

    24. An Always Pan that's so multi-functional it'll replace eight pieces of cookware — use it to fry, steam, strain, stir, sauté, and make sauces in.

    25. An adjustable measuring cup who is here to help you make peanut butter swirl brownies and other drool-worthy recipes with as little mess as possible.

    a person using the measuring cup to pour out some oil

    26. A set of two self-watering birds as adorable as they are helpful. You'll never have to worry about under- or over-watering your plant babies again with these friends!

    a reviewer photo of two glass, bird-shaped plant waterers in a plant on a windowsill

    27. An affordable jewelry cleaner for anyone who wants to make their rings and earrings as sparkly as they were when you first got them.

    a reviewer's before photo of a dull ring and after photo of the shiny ring

    28. A tea bag organizer, because there's little point in sipping stress relief tea if it takes you 10 minutes to find the tea bag you want...

    29. Charcoal shoe deodorizers to stuff into stinky shoes and rid them of odor-causing bacteria. Goodbye, smelly shoe closet!

    the shoe deodorizers in six pairs of shoes

    30. An all-in-one foundation that'll go on lightweight but give you full coverage, plus it includes SPF 50!

    31. A magnetic chess board you can hang on your wall to prevent Figgy the cat from knocking over the game you have on pause but fervently intend on finishing with your S.O.

    the magnetic chess board hanging on a wall

    32. A compact reusable bag that'll easily fold up in a little square you can slip in your bag on the way to pick up groceries. Not to mention it comes in tons of fun patterns, and reviewers swear by their durability!

    33. A restorative headlight cleaning kit that just might make your lights shine like new so you can see better when you're driving at night. I need this for my Jeep ASAP.

    before: cloudy headlight after: clear headlight

    34. A long-lasting and highly pigmented liquid lip to solve that ever bothersome problem of your lipstick ending up all over a water glass at dinner. It's waterproof, vegan, and my favorite brand of lipstick!

    35. A happy mat silicone plate designed to stay in place, keep your kid's food neat and separated, and reduce messes from tipped bowls!

    a child using the blue mat on a table

    36. A fold-down wall desk for anyone who needs to create a cute and productive nook for studying, WFH shifts, or crafting. It folds back into the wall when not in use, and it comes with a chalkboard.

    37. Water bottle-cleaning tablets that'll have you saying goodbye crusty, coffee-stained stainless steel and hello to rejuvenation!

    a before and after shot of a dirty and clean water bottle

    38. A scent-free mosquito repellent that'll help rid of those pesky blood-suckers within a 15-foot radius, so you can have a cookout in your backyard undisturbed.

    39. A decorative lantern to cast enchanting light designs on your backyard pathways to the de*light* of everyone!

    five of the lanterns lighting up a walkway

    40. And a freestanding pull-up bar and dip station so you can reach your fitness goals and break a sweat from the comfort of your own home. If you've used one of these before, you already know it'll give core, chest, bicep, and many more muscles a stellar workout!

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