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    24 Products That’ll Make Your Life A Little Nicer If You’ve Having A Rough, Rough Time

    What a mood booster just getting a new lip balm can be.

    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 spicy art print that's perfect for anyone who loves hot peppers. It features hand-drawn illustrations of 40 different heirloom pepper varieties. Mount it in your kitchen to add a fiery sprinkle of personality to your cooking space.

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    Get it from Simons for $24. Available in two background colours.

    2. Mio Skincare's bestselling body brush, so you can give yourself a spa-style exfoliating cleanse at home. The natural boar bristles help gently slough off dead skin cells while encouraging better dermal blood flow for smooth and bouncy skin.

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    Get it from Mio Skincare for $20. Use the code "SPRING" at checkout to get 25% off.

    3. A ramen pillowcase that looks good enough to eat. It'll give your bed a much-needed refresh with a touch of colour and cuteness. Besides, what's more comforting than the visual of a bowl of hot noodle soup?

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    Get it from Simons for $9.50.

    4. Some eco-friendly floral wallpaper that looks like it popped right out of a vintage storybook about a psychedelic garden. It's a photo print of a hand-embroidered Mexican tapestry and will fill your room with warmth, even if you decide to place it on a small section of your wall.

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    The wallpaper is washable with light soap and easy to apply and remove without ripping.

    Get it from Simons for $99.

    5. A set of Smith's tinned lip salves that'll ensure your pout stays soft and juicy all year. There are three delectable flavours: minted rose, strawberry, and the classic rosebud salve. Reviewers love the assortment and say the soft balms imbue their lips with a natural-looking flush, too.

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    Get the set from Urban Outfitters for $18.

    6. A high-impact zip-up sports bra, so you always have ample breast support, whether you're sweating it out on the treadmill or going for a sprint outdoors. The back straps are adjustable and can be worn straight or crossed.

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    Get it from Under Armour for $69.99. Available in two colours and 20 sizes. Get an extra 25% off when you enter the code "WFH25" at checkout.

    7. The Avocado Melt Retinol sleeping face mask from Glow Recipe that skincare Twitter is obsessed with. It'll help rejuvenate your skin and gently exfoliate it as you sleep, so you can take on the day with a fresh and supple face.

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    Get from Sephora for $66.

    8. A professional-level teeth whitening kit that'll have your pearlies looking like a million bucks in a few uses, so you can dazzle your colleagues in your next Zoom meeting. The gel formula adheres to your teeth and doesn't run on your gums or soft tissue, and it's free of alcohol, carbamide, and peroxide!

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    The kit contains a mouthpiece, its storage case, a hands-free GLO control, a dock charger, five vials of treatment (20 total applications), and a shea butter lip treatment.

    Get it on Lookfantastic for $264.50. Use the code "LFXCA" at checkout to get an extra 10% off.

    9. An electric pasta machine that'll help you make scrumptious pasta yourself. It has nine adjustable thicknesses, so you can make thin or thick noodles depending on your mood. It also comes with a separate cutting tool, if you want shapes of your choice.

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    Reviewers say you won't want to go back to store-bought pasta once you taste fresh, homemade stuff. Check out this tutorial to learn how to make some basic egg pasta.

    Get it from Walmart Canada for $157.11.

    10. A deep sleep candle that'll send you to snooze land faster than you can say "I really need to get my sleeping pattern in order." It promotes relaxation with a calming blend of lavender and chamomile essential oils and will quickly become part of your nighttime routine to look forward to.

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    Get it from Lookfantastic for $61. Use the code "LFXCA" at checkout to get an extra 10% off.

    11. Some sheer diamond-patterned curtains in a yellow-ochre colour that screams "here comes the sun!" These airy drapes will soften bright daylight and let it light up your space naturally. Crack the window open and they'll flow beautifully with the breeze, too

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    Get them from Simons for $19.99 per panel.

    12. A timed stirring tool that'll do all the work for you. It rotates back and forth to make sure your soups and sauces don't get scalded at the bottom of your pot, and your arm can catch a break.

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    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $35.20.

    13. A set of small porcelain plates that'll give your dining spread a splash of playfulness. The patterns give them a modern edge. Plus, if we're gonna have to eat at home more, we might as well do it in style, right?

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    Get a set of four from Simons for $20,

    14. A hooded sweatshirt nightgown that's so damn comfy, you'll have to force yourself to change into anything else. In fact, it's stylish enough to wear outside, too, so you won't even have to change if you're running to the grocery store or walking your pupper.

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    Get it from Simons for $39.95. Available in the size XS.

    15. An Art Deco-inspired bottle of perfume that'll add Parisian charm to your vanity. It comes in rose, bergamot, vanilla, and ocean scents, so pick what tickles your fancy. Reviewers love the lasting power and say they always get compliments when they spritz some on.

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    Get it from Anthropologie for $18 USD.

    16. A hanging planter, so you don't have to make more space on your side tables and counters. It's an easy way to improve your space and keep your plants out of your pet's reach. Reviewers love the cream and black pattern and say the build is very sturdy.

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    Get it from Simons for $3.99 (originally $9.50).

    17. A hyaluronic acid serum to keep your skin hydrated and free of stress (even if you aren't). I like patting this on a damp face at night and before applying makeup, because it doesn't pill and absorbs quickly. When applied alone, it leaves your skin super glowy, without getting greasy or tacky.

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    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $18. Also available in sculpting, reviving, and glow-enhancing options.

    18. A mini beauty fridge designed specially for your skincare products. Store your favourite serums, toners, and moisturizers in it to extend their shelf life. Applying chilled projects to your skin can also help reduce inflammation and puffiness. Plus, rolling a cold jade roller all over your cheeks is so much fun!

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    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $79. Available in five colours.

    19. A set of chair-shaped wall hooks that are stupid-cute and perfect for hanging small items, like your keys, a scarf, your headphones, or stray cables.

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    Get a set of three from Ikea for $6.99.

    20. A Middle Eastern spice set that'll add a burst of sumac aroma and flavour to your meats and veggies. The spices have been prepared by hand in Syria and mixed and packaged in Montreal, so you're getting an authentic blend you'll want several jars of.

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    Get it from Simons for $18.

    21. A cheese-making kit that'll help you make you eight whole kilos of different kinds of vegan cheese! Whether it's cheddar, fondue mozzarella, or ricotta, this kit has you covered. And you can add your choice of nuts, grains and soy milk, too!

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    Each batch will be 275-550 grams in weight at a time.

    Get it from Simons for $39.50.

    22. And since we're talking about cheese, how about an electric pizza maker? You can make fluffy, crispy pizzas with perfectly melted cheese and toasted toppings at home with this handy appliance! It has a rotating tray, which ensures no part of your pizza is uncooked or overcooked. So the next time you have leftovers, just toss them on a dough base and get a restaurant-quality dinner.

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    Get it from The Bay for $209.99.

    23. A hydrating hand mask, because your paws deserve some love, too. This one comes with foil mitts that use warming thermotheraphy technology to infuse hydration deep into your skin. When you take them off 20 minutes later, you won't be able to stop touching your own hands.

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    Get it from Sephora for $16.

    24. And finally, an extra-long string of copper firefly lights to bring a cute, fantastical vibe to your space. Decorate your balcony or a whole wall in your living room to add some romance and coziness to the ambiance.

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    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $74.


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