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    Jan. 28, 2020

    23 Useful Things Under $100 You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

    Money well spent.

    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. A vibrating massage pad with ten motors to release all the knotty tension built up in your neck, shoulders, back, and butt. It's super portable and flexible, so you can use it on your bed, on the couch, and even in your office chair.

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    There are three vibration intensities to choose from and the pad even has a heating option for the lumbar area.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $94.99

    2. A space-saving tool tower that's the most satisfying way to organize your yard and cleaning tools. It'll neatly fit into your garage or laundry room, and can just be wheeled anywhere it's needed!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $88.75.

    3. A Revlon volumizing hair dryer that has everyone and their mama raving about. Its large, oval-shaped barrel allows you to get closer to your scalp, so you can give yourself a bouncy lift at the roots.

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    Here's what BuzzFeed editor Kat Angus had to say about the product: "I own this and my hair looks and feels incredible — as close to a salon-worthy blowout as I've ever experienced. Plus, it's cut WAY down on my styling time. If you've ever struggled with styling with both a hairdryer and brush at the same time, this is for you. It has a ceramic coating, three heat and speed settings, with both pin and tufted bristles that'll help give you a sleek look, without all the damage."

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $64.96 (available in two colours).

    4. A Cuisinart food processor that'll have you shredding veggies, making dips, mixing dough, and meal prepping in minutes! It allows you to choose how finely you want things chopped or sliced, too.

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    The processor is easy to clean because all of the removable parts are dishwasher safe. Reviewers say they love the value for money it offers because of the long list of things it can do. Some are even calling it the best kitchen appliance they've ever owned!

    Get an eight-cup capacity processor on Amazon Canada for $79.99. Available in two other sizes and three colours.

    5. An Instant Pot, because home-cooked meals are delicious, but take forever to prepare. This'll save you a ton a money in the long run and can pressure-cook, sauté, slow-cook, make fluffy rice, steam things, and warm up your food.

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    Reviewers are obsessed with it and say it's the best investment they've ever made.

    Get a three-quart Instant Pot on Amazon Canada for $79.99+. Available in four other sizes.

    6. A cordless water flosser that'll upgrade your flossing experience. It uses water to blast away debris and plague and uses oxygen bubbles to reduce the growth of oral anaerobic bacteria. You'll fall in love with the feeling of deep-cleaned gums.

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    Reviewers say this device has been super gentle for their sensitive teeth and recommend it for people whose gums can bleed while using traditional dental floss.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $45.99.

    7. The FOREO Luna Play Plus cleansing tool, which will make your skin thank you. It uses pulsations to dislodge gunk and makeup from your skin. There's no rubbing or scrubbing involved at all.

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    Reviewers say it not only made their skin feel softer, it's also helping clear up their acne and has evened out texture.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $59+. Available in seven colours and a gift set.

    8. A corrective brace that'll fix slouching, backaches, and all your posture-related problems. Did you know bad posture can take away inches of your height because it compresses your spine?

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    This bestseller has almost 2,300 positive reviews on Amazon Canada. It can simply be worn like a backpack to help you straighten out your spine. Reviewers say it's surprising how much this simple brace has helped them fix their posture and relieve back pain.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.98.

    9. A rechargeable candle lighter, so you literally never run out of lighter fluid or matches. Just juice this up using the charging cable provided and you're good to go!

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $35.56.

    10. A powerful Ninja blender that make you the perfect smoothie in seconds. It even blends harder frozen stuff without breaking a sweat, so you can enjoy your slushies and ice cream-like treats.

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    This won out in the budget price point for the best blenders on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $94.99.

    11. A soft, shredded memory foam pillow that is perfect for anyone who likes to game, read, or watch TV for hours on end. It's like a portable couch that'll ensure you're well-supported even while you're sitting on the floor.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $82.29+. Available in blue and grey, and sizes standard, XL, and XL with neck support.

    12. A foot spa massage tub that'll help relieve foot fatigue in the comfort of your home. It has four vibrating massage rollers, calming bubbles, and a heating function. And you can drop in essential oils or salts of your choice to truly dissolve the soreness away.

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    Reviewers say it's a real stress buster and they feel totally refreshed after using it. You can also pick up a tea tree epsom salt foot soak here to have an extra-luxurious experience.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $83.99.

    13. A weighted blanket that actually feels like a warm embrace. Reviewers say it made them sleep like a baby! Weighted blankets are believed to help with anxiety, stress, and insomnia, and even PTSD.

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    The manufacturer recommends picking a weighted blanket that's about 10% of your actual body weight to have the best experience.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $99.50. Available in different weights and sizes.

    14. A stainless steel knife set that'll make you feel like an intergalactic star chef every time you prepare a meal. They are super sharp and have a non-stick coating, so they'll glide right through fruits, veggies, or meat.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $69.95. You can also pick up colourful knife covers for this set here.

    15. A Himalayan salt lamp that'll give your room a warm, amber glow. It comes with a dimmer so you can brighten it when you're studying or dim it when you're in your bedroom.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $63.95.

    16. A one-size-fits-all sherpa blanket hoodie, if you're like me and being cold literally makes your head hurt. This one's a hit from Shark Tank, and will ensure you never have to complain about being too cold.

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    Whether you're lounging on the couch or camping in the wild, this cozy hoodie will keep you warm and bundled. Washing it (cold) separately and tumble drying at a low temperature is recommended.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $54.99+.

    17. A beautiful duvet and pillow cover set that's made of soft-brushed microfibre fabric, making it extra plushy. The dark colour makes it easy to get away with tiny stains until laundry day, and the simple pattern will complement any room.

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    It's resistant to wrinkling, fading, and shrinkage, so maintenance is a breeze and it'll last you a long time without losing its looks.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.99+. Available in navy and grey, and sizes king and queen.

    18. A stylish set of kitchen utensils that stack up vertically and neatly on their magnetic stand, saving you a lot of counter real estate. It has five cooking tools that are the perfect basic package for all your flipping and stirring needs.

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    They're dishwasher safe, too.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $37.88+ (available in three colours).

    19. A totally neat organizer shelf that'll make use of the space above your toilet, so you can stop piling things on your bathroom counter.

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    You can stack folded hand towels on it, store extra rolls of TP, a jar of Q-tips, or even put plants or perfumes on it to give your bathroom some personality.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $89.98 (available in three colours).

    20. Some indexed plastic cutting boards that'll make cutting up different kinds of food at the same time so damn easy. If you find yourself washing your cutting board several times while cooking to avoid cross contamination between raw meat and veggies, these labelled boards are just *chef's kiss*. They stack together in their case, so don't worry about clutter!

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    They have non-slip bottoms, meaning you won't have to worry about any slippery accidents while working with sharp knives.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $64.99+ (available in three sizes and five styles).

    21. A 10-piece set of airtight containers that'll help you store grains, candy, pasta, and even fresh ingredients. Say goodbye to stale crackers and cookies!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $94.95. Also available in a set of five.

    22. A nine-piece set of nesting bowls and measuring cups so your kitchen drawers aren't a mess of clanking things. These fit snugly into one another, making storage (and measuring ingredients!) a total breeze.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $51.83.

    23. And lastly, an under-the-counter pull-out bin set that will make recycling and trash sorting a lot easier and fuss-free, so that no one in the house has an excuse to irresponsibly throw pop cans in the wrong bin. It helps keep trash out of sight, limits odour from wafting around the kitchen, and conserves floor space.

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    This bin may be a little more on the expensive side, but reviewers say it is a worthwhile investment.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $89.99.

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