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    16 Products That’ll Make Any Short Person’s Life A Lot Easier

    Gone are the days of asking tall people for help!

    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 pull-down spice rack that'll make cooking more fun, because you'll no longer have to painfully stretch your arms just to have your fingertips brush against that smoked paprika.

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    It uses stadium shelving to maximize your cabinet space. Organization AND easier access? Sign me up!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $33.34+ (available in chrome, black, and white).

    2. A footrest pillow specially designed to maximize comfort, because having your legs dangle when you sit on a chair is only fun for a few minutes. Stick it under your work desk to stay comfortable all day long.

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    It's machine washable, and comes with a five-year warranty. The height is adjustable, and the package includes two pillow covers with micro massage beads that will help your soles rest easy. Reviewers say they use it daily, and it feels like instant comfort for their feet.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $59.99.

    3. Or an airplane hammock with a foot pillow that’ll make relaxing in economy class a reality. This hammock will clip securely to the seat in front of you, and the height at which you rest your feet is totally adjustable.

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    I know, I know, tall people have it worse on planes, but this is a rare chance where we can actually take advantage of being fun-sized. No more sore and swollen feet from dangling legs! Also, the hammock weighs less than half a pound, so it's light as air to travel with.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    4. A lightweight but sturdy foldable footstool that will finally let you reach the upper shelves of your kitchen cabinets. No more climbing up on the counters or precariously balancing on a computer chair for you!

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    It can hold up to 300 pounds, and has a skid-proof surface, so you won't slip off.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.55.

    5. A bestselling memory foam seat cushion that'll elevate your butt AND provide back support while you're driving, eating, working, or doing just about anything. It has nearly 1,200 positive reviews in Canada!

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    The bottom of it is made of non-slip rubber, ensuring your tush won't slip and slide anywhere. Reviewers love how lightweight it is, and how quickly using it has soothed their pains. Plus, it comes with a lifetime replacement warranty.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $39.95.

    6. A range of stylish relaxed fit cotton pants that won't gather at the ankle and won't need alterations. These are available in many sizes, all of which are petite. And did we mention they also have functional pockets?!

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    They have a zipper closure, and are 98% cotton, so they're super breathable and soft.

    Get them on Amazon Canada for $14.04+ (available in 21 colours/patterns, and sizes 2-18 petite and short petite).

    7. And if you want some jeans, these plus-size slim-fit sculpting jeans come in petite sizing. Because some OTHER brands don’t seem to understand that your height doesn’t go up with your waist size.🙃

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    These are 60% cotton, and 40% a mix of rayon, polyester, and spandex, so they'll stretch nicely, but won't feel like a pair of flimsy jeggings. Congratulations on not having to cuff your jeans anymore! You can finally tuck them comfortably in your winter boots.

    Get them on Amazon Canada for $23.49+ (available in sizes 16-30 in regular, petite, medium, and long).

    8. This battery-operated handheld sewing machine will help you quickly alter clothes that are too long on you, but too cute not to buy! A conventional sewing machine is limited to the desk, but because this is handheld, it can even fix your curtains, bedding, and clothes without having to take them off!

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    You'll finally be able to get ALL the nice maxi dresses, jumpsuits, and pants at the store without stepping out of the dressing room disappointed. And don't forget to pick up some AAA batteries or a DC-6 adapter to get this machine going.

    Get the whole kit on Amazon Canada for $18.99.

    9. A bestselling metal wineglass hanger that can be nailed to the bottom of any shelf or cabinet, so you aren't struggling every time you want to pour a drink for your guests. It makes use of vertical space in a super cool and convenient way, and can also help your wineglasses dry faster.

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    The number of wineglasses this can fit depends on the kind they are. Reviewers say it the perfect space saver and display, and that they'd recommend it to anybody.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $25.99 (available in black and bronze, and in a double pack).

    10. You can also make use of under-shelf space by using a suspended metal storage basket. It's honestly a blessing for any short person, because it's not only useful in the kitchen, but you can use it basically anywhere you have a shelf. Pantry? Check. Bathroom? Check. The possibility are endless!

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    Installation is super easy and all you need to do is just slide it onto the shelf. It's also lightweight, easy to clean, and dust proof.

    Get a set of two on Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    11. A light-up gooseneck mirror, because looking closely at your face in the bathroom mirror is a pain if you're tiny. You can never seem to lean across the sink close enough (especially sucks if you have bad eyesight, too).

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    Mount this magnifying mirror on your tiles, and enjoy impulsively squeezing out your blackheads at any angle. It has a strong suction cup, which allows it to mount on mirror, marble, ceramic, and porcelain easily. The 11.5-inch adjustable neck is life-changing, honestly. It also lights up, so get three AAA batteries to put this bad boy to work here.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $32.99+ (available in magnifications of 7X and 10X, and frame shapes round and square).

    12. A corrective brace will help fix slouching, backaches, and all your posture-related problem. It'll help bring your real height back, too! 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. Buyers say it's surprising how much this simple brace has helped them fix their posture and relieve back pain. It comes with a 30-day money-back warranty, in case you change your mind.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.98.

    13. Some elastic no-tie lock laces, because our stride is shorter, and I don't know if other shorties have this problem, but I trip on my shoelaces pretty much any time they come undone. With these, you'll never have to worry about that again!

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    Also, it helps you put your shoes on faster.

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $11.99 (available in 12 colours).

    14. A bestselling wireless selfie stick and tripod set, so you don't get lost when you're trying to take a group photo. The tripod is also extendable, which means you don't have to set your camera up on the window sill, or get on your tippy toes to get a full picture.

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    The Bluetooth remote will work with any iOS or Android device, and it can take over 50,000 photos with a 45-minute charge. It's also foldable, making it a breeze to travel with.

    Get the set on Amazon Canada for $34.99.

    15. An extendable tile and tub scrubber that'll help you thoroughly clean your bathtub, without giving you a sore back. It has an antimicrobial head and is specially designed to reach all the gunky corners!

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    Tubs, tiles, glass, floors, narrow spaces around the toilet — this works for everything!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.17, and get a refill for $9.45.

    16. And lastly, a handy grabber tool, because even with everything on this list, there will ALWAYS be stuff in places you can't reach. It has an ergonomic handle, a sturdy rod, and the grabber end is made of rubber for a strong grip.

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    It isn't only great for short people, but for anyone with mobility issues too. Storage is no problem, since it's foldable, and you can lift up to 2.2 pounds with it!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99 (available in eight colours, and four multipack options).

    Good luck, fellow members of the short community.

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