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    Updated on Nov. 8, 2019. Posted on Nov. 6, 2019

    26 Time-Saving Products You Need If You’re Always In A Hurry

    If you’re always on your last bit of patience, you’ve come to the right place.

    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 pack of tablets that'll clean the slime and grime out of any container in minutes. Just fill the container with water, drop the tablet in, let it fizz, and then throw out the water. No scrubbing required!

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    These are perfect for metal bottles, coolers, or coffee tumblers. Not only will the dirt and stains go away, your container will also be left smelling fresher than ever. The tablets are biodegradable, chlorine free, bleach free, and environmentally safe. If you want to look at before-and-after photos, check out this post.

    Get a pack of 12 on Amazon Canada for $14.99.

    2. A breakfast sandwich maker that cooks literally all the parts of the sandwich for you in, like, five minutes. Don't want regular bread? No problem! Make a keto-friendly sandwich. Do whatever you want. The world is your oyster.

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    This high quality appliance comes with a complimentary breakfast recipe book. All parts are removable and dishwasher safe.

    Get a single sandwich maker for $24.79+, and a double model for $39.99.

    3. A handheld steamer, so you don't have to whip out your iron and ironing board and make it a whole thing every time you want to wear one of your easy-to-wrinkle outfits. Just quickly steam off the wrinkles, and you're good to go!

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    I stress about not having enough clothes to wear, but actually 20% of my closet is just clothes that I don’t have enough time to use a traditional iron on. Buyers love this steamer's light weight and easy portability.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $37.99.

    4. A button-up collar attachment to wear under any shirt, dress, or sweater to transform into a more ~formal~ outfit in seconds. Seriously, who has the time to iron a whole shirt?

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    This is especially great if you want to give the illusion of layering without getting too hot under two shirts!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.99 (available in two colours and fabrics).

    5. A simple hair tool to transform an ordinary ponytail into something more sophisticated and complicated-looking. This tool can be used to quickly create a number of neat hairstyles that would take a long time (and sore arms) to create otherwise.

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    Did you see that GIF? She went from gym-ready to date-ready so fast.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.79.

    6. A pair of durable opaque tights that are honestly an essential if you like wearing dresses, hate shaving your legs, and aren't always comfy showing off leg fuzz.

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    Reviewers say these are thicker than other brands and aren't prone to ripping easily.

    Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $8.31+ (available in four colours and sizes S-XXL).

    7. A six-in-one Instant Pot so you're encouraged to cook meals at home without spending forever stirring things. This pot can pressure-cook (which means everything cooks faster!), sauté, slow-cook, make fluffy rice, steam things, and warm up your food quickly.

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    This top-selling kitchen essential has been hailed by buyers as the best investment they've ever made.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $68+ (available in four sizes).

    8. A facial razor to help groom your facial hair to your liking painlessly, quickly, and affordably! It is designed to be precise enough for your brows, and also helps exfoliate your face.

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    No more making appointments to get your brows done at a salon.

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $5.99.

    9. A dry shampoo for days when you have too little time to shampoo and condition, but want your hair to look fresh for work. This one is a cult favourite! Reviewers say it's the best one they've tried.

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    Get a 200-millilitre spray can on Amazon Canada for $7.99.

    10. A soft microfibre towel that'll remove your makeup thoroughly without needing anything but warm water. Now you have no excuse to sleep with your makeup on because you have a one-step quick cleansing solution.

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    I use this on nights when I’m too tired or sleepy to do my entire face-washing regimen. I know the idea of rubbing your face with a towel sounds like Scratchy Town, but it's so gentle! It even removes waterproof makeup. Liquid lipstick? Bye. Waterproof mascara? She resigned.

    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $12.

    11. A pair of microfibre slippers that'll sweep the floor for you, and all you have to do is walk around the house. Just walk around! Can you IMAGINE not having to take out the time to sweep/mop separately? I'm sold.

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    Check out BuzzFeed's review for these in our list of stuff for people who suck at cleaning.

    Get a pair of these on Amazon Canada for $11.09+ (available in three colours and three sizes).

    12. A double-sided eyeliner pen that lets you stamp on a wing with one end, and line your eye with the other. Imagine not spending 30 minutes perfecting your wings. I literally stopped wearing makeup as often because my eyeliner takes so long LOL.

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    It's highly pigmented, smudge proof, matte, and vegan friendly.

    Get a pack of two for $17.69+ (available in wing lengths 8mm and 10mm).

    13. Some no-tie elastic lock laces that will revolutionize your footwear so you spend less time putting them on, and never have to trip on an undone shoelace.

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    They look great on both formal and active footwear. Users love the durability and stretchability of these.

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

    14. A ton of beautiful nail decals for anyone who can't be bothered to spend too long doing elaborate nail art. These come 12 different patterns including tropical leaves, dainty pastel flowers, and exotic birds, so you can remain in the summer mood even while it's winter.

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    Just soak each cutout in water, apply it to the nail using tweezers, and seal in with some top coat. Ta-da! You now have ~professionally manicured~ nails at home.

    Get 12 sheets on Amazon Canada for $4.99.

    15. Or some elegant gold nail snowflakes that take even lesser time to apply. Your manicure will look professional, expensive, and snowy in minutes. Each set has 90 pieces!

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    You can use them to decorate your phone, laptop, glasses frames, and whatever you want to bling up, really.

    Get a set on Amazon Canada for $3.99.

    16. A pack of bestselling acne patches that you can just stick on a zit and then forget about it. It'll draw gunk out of your pimple and leave it shrunken in a matter of hours. The patch looks super gross afterwards, but it's so satisfying.

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    Reviews show that the patches worked for people across the skin type spectrum, which is pretty rare for an acne product. Check out this review by our writer Sarah Han.

    Get a pack of 24 patches on Amazon Canada for $14.

    17. A bag of dental treats for your doggo because they're SUCH A GOOD DOG, and also you don't have the time to brush their teeth today.

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    They're scientifically tested to reduce tartar buildup, so your dog's breath will never be hot and stinky (okay, maybe it'll still be hot, but not stinky).

    Get a pack of 17 chews for small dogs on Amazon Canada for $3.48, and a pack of 10 treats for medium-sized dogs for $3.48.

    18. A bottle of peel-off latex that you can apply to your cuticles before applying nail polish, so you don't have to patiently and carefully colour within the lines. Once you're done, peel off the latex and enjoy your quick and neat manicure!

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    Please be careful if you have a latex allergy!

    Get a bottle on Amazon Canada for $10.99.

    19. A bottle of Sally Hansen drying drops so you don't have to sit with your hands still forever to avoid smudging your nail polish. Simply use the dropper to apply the formula onto freshly painted nails, and wait a couple of minutes.

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    I use these because I usually end up painting my nails before going to bed, and fall asleep before they dry fully. Before I used drying drops, I'd wake up with hair and fabric imprints all over my nails, but now they're shiny and smooth in the morning. I love using these when I'm doing multiple polish coats because the drying time is just ridiculous otherwise.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8.97.

    20. Or a shiny top coat that dries super fast, and makes your manicure last way longer than it normally would. No more chipping on day three, wasting all your effort! This is a 2-in-1, really.

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    Users love how fast it dries and the long lasting lustre it provides.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $6.97.

    21. An enzyme-based spray-on stain remover that'll get rid of the toughest stains in seconds. Wine, food, or makeup — users say it removes all stains like they were never there! No need to wash and dry the entire thing.

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    It's natural, cruelty free, and safe for your family. Plus, with every sale, they donate their products to families in need. Read our writer's full review of the product here.

    Get a 16-ounce bottle on Amazon Canada for $10.62.

    22. Now imagine that concept, but more precise and for your clothes(!!!): An instant stain remover pen that fits conveniently in your pocket or purse, and will remove fresh stains in seconds. Spilled some ketchup or wine on your shirt? Just fill in the spot with this magic pen and poof! It's like it never even happened.

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    Reviewers say it's a must-have for anyone who is always on-the-go.

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $9.97.

    23. But if you really must do laundry, these reusable wool dryer balls might make it a quicker affair. They can reduce drying time by up to 40%!

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    They're hypoallergenic, and you'll save both energy and time. Plus, no finding a surprise dryer sheet while putting on your clothes!

    Get a set of six balls on Amazon Canada for $31.95.

    24. A tube of antibiotic ointment to heal all your little cuts, scrapes, and burns super fast, and prevent them from getting infected.

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    This is also a lifesaver if your pet's love language = scratching you.

    Get a 15-gram tube on Amazon Canada for $7.98 (also available in a 30-gram tube).

    25. Some Crest teeth whitening strips so you can get rid YEARS of staining in a few days. Just put them on for 30 minutes daily for ten days, and experience a smile more dazzling than ever before.

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    Get a pack of ten strips on Amazon Canada for $29.43.

    26. And lastly, an Amazon Prime subscription so that anything you order gets to you in like TWO DAYS (also, you get to watch Amazon Prime).

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    You can try it for free for 30 days (or get two months of trial Prime for $7.99 if you're in Quebec).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.99 a month.

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