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    20 Things That May Help You Get Through The Morning After An All-Nighter

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    1. Gold under-eye patches that'll relieve tired eyes, de-puff bags, and reduce dark circles while making you look like a million bucks. Pop 'em on while you frantically get ready for class, and watch in awe as your eyes look more awake in 15 minutes flat.

    The patches contain Vitamin C, Collagen, and Hyaluronic Acid to help simultaneously reduce inflammation, promote elasticity, and retain the skin's moisture. In other words, kiss those dry, puffy eyes goodbye!

    Promising review: “I was born with puffy bags under my eyes and when I say I've tried EVERYTHING, I mean EVERYTHING! Then, I found these!!! I got my product yesterday and immediately tried them and, WOW! After rinsing, I looked up and was shocked because at 52 years old, I have never seen my face without the puffy bags underneath and I couldn't stop staring!! Considering my puffy bags are genetic, imagine what it could do for those of you who just have them from lack of sleep? Buy these! You'll be glad you did.” —Timi

    Get a pack of 24 from Amazon for $13.99.

    2. A compact cold brew maker to help wake you up a little without having to wait on those looong lines at Starbucks for your cup of coffee.


    Promising review: “This coffee maker is my BEST FRIEND! I use this every day, and it's so simple! My coffee comes out perfect every time. I'm a cold coffee drinker, and I put about eight to 10 scoops of freshly ground coffee into the filter. I let it sit overnight and the next morning, I remove the filter and dump the grounds. It makes four days worth of coffee, and I love that it's ready to go for me, especially since I wake up at 4:50 a.m. and I need to make my coffee quickly! It's very easy to clean as well. Be sure to remove the rubber linings inside the caps so that you can clean in the crevices." —Panda

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in one- and two-quart sizes).

    3. This pot of vanilla-scented lip scrub that'll immediately exfoliate away any peeling on your lips that you might've gotten from chewing on them while you were thinking really hard. Bonus points: The vanilla scent smells SO DARN GOOD that it'll instantly awaken your senses.


    Promising review: “I love this! It smells like true vanilla — like baking cookies vanilla, not cheap fragrance vanilla. It is not to abrasive, but it exfoliates really well. It leaves my lips with a slight tingle, which I like, and it makes them super soft!” —Stefler

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ (available as a pack of two).

    4. Blue light blocking–glasses because after a long night of studying, the last thing your already-tired eyes need is additional strain from looking at your computer screen during class.,

    Promising review: “I LOVE these!! I plan on buying these again in a different color because I love them so much. I keep them at work and wear them to prevent headaches while staring at the computer all day. I have not gotten a single headache since I began wearing these. They also look great and I have gotten a bunch of compliments. As other reviews have mentioned, they are pretty reflective. However, I am not taking selfies in the office when I wear these so it's a non-issue.” —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $14.39 (available in 11 colors).

    5. A tube of Acure Brightening Facial Scrub to help you slough away the stress of the previous night before you head to class — and look more awake while doing it. It features Madonna lily, which can brighten your skin for an all-day radiance that just might make you look like you didn't skip out on your beauty sleep.

    Promising review: “I exfoliate my skin on the regular so I honestly didn’t expect to see different results from this scrub. I bought this to replace my regular exfoliating scrub, and after only one use, my skin is so soft. I’m in love! The product comes out black but turns green as you slather it on wet skin. The scrub’s texture is pretty gritty and I was worried that it would be too abrasive, but I gently massaged it onto my face. I was surprised when I rinsed it off my skin and it did not look red but just brighter and softer. It rinsed off nicely without much effort. My toner and moisturizer absorbed into my skin better, and retained the softness for hours! I will definitely be adding this to my normal routine.” —Calimari

    Get it from Amazon for $7.93.

    6. Mario Badescu Facial Sprays, which contain refreshing ingredients like aloe and cucumber, so you can immediately feel revitalized with just a few tiny spritzes.


    Promising review “I absolutely love these sprays! At first, I didn’t really love the scents but now I think they are refreshing. And, even if you don’t love the smell, it doesn’t linger for very long. Once you spray it, the scent is gone within the next five minutes. It is so refreshing and hydrating and I love spraying it to wake me up in the morning or relax me before I go to sleep! It feels great and clears up your face.” —Coffeejoey

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $14+ (available as 4-oz. and 8-oz. bottles).

    7. A water bottle with timed, flashing lights to remind you to stay hydrated after a never-ending night of studying. And if the pretty lights aren't enough, the bottle comes with a built-in Bluetooth speaker so you can blast your playlist for a little boost of energy during the day.,

    Promising review: “I cannot even begin to count how many mobile apps I've downloaded and tried to serve as reminders for me to drink enough water. Every time I get into one, it is only a matter of time before I begin swiping off the notifications, out of habit and forgo the drinking water part altogether. With this water bottle, though, the notification comes from the source itself. Now that it is the bottle that glows and makes sounds, it gets my attention and I've been grabbing it, drinking from it, and then setting it back down until the next reminder comes on. I love it!” —Jenny Brook

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in five colors).

    8. Quay Australia sunglasses that'll help protect even the most tired eyes from the damning rays of sunshine as you trudge to class.

    Quay Australia

    Quay is my go-to brand for sunglasses!! The designs are beautiful and sophisticated, and they’re very durable. I’m basically a vampire in sunlight because my eyes are so sensitive to the light, but these block intense light very well. I always keep a pair in bag just in case. I already have six pairs of Quay sunglasses, and I’m probably (read: definitely) going to keep collecting them.

    Get it from Quay Australia for $55 (available in three colors).

    9. A tube of the Kat Von D Go Big Or Go Home Mascara so you can achieve a wide awake look without using too many products. Applying makeup in the morning is already a struggle, and it's even worse when you're doing it on half an hour of sleep.


    I’m suuuper picky when it comes to mascaras because my eyelashes are already naturally long and curled, but I just like some shocking pigment and bold volume to give them that fake lash look. My makeup bag is a graveyard of failed mascaras — ones that don’t add the extra length or give the volume I’m looking for. I had received the Kat Von D Mascara as part of an Influenster box, but was already stubbornly attached to my Pat McGrath Labs mascara, so I didn’t think the KVD one stood a chance. Lo and behold, it actually blew me away! I consistently get GIGANTIC lashes every morning. Sometimes, I don’t even wear eyeliner because my eyes look so big, alert, and beautiful after applying this mascara that I don’t feel like I need anything else. It’s pretty eye-opening, in more ways than one.

    Get it from Sephora for $23.

    10. Caffeinated chocolate bars — they're equivalent to half a cup of coffee, BTW — to boost your energy and increase your focus after a night of no sleep.


    Promising review: “I absolutely love these! In addition to tasting great, I think they do work. I definitely feel more awake in the morning after eating one to two pieces. The fact they don’t easily melt makes them great to throw in my bag as I’m running out the door (late) every morning. I get a box per month using subscribe and save but I love these so much I’ll probably get two boxes per month from now on.” —Christopher J. Martin

    Get a box of 50 chocolates from Amazon for $37.95+ (available in caramel, dark chocolate, milk chocolate, and peanut butter, and as a box of 300 chocolates).

    11. A jar of Wild Thera Headcool Balm so you can try to massage away those migraines from not being able to sleep. Amazon Reviewers say it can reduce tension to help you carry on with the rest of your day.


    Promising review: “I have severe anxiety and depression coupled with an intense job. This stress manifests into pulsating headaches in my temples and strains in my neck (and I'm in my twenties!). I have bought many items — medicinal pills and such — to soothe my pain, but I don't want to harm my liver any more than I already have with medications. Plus, it doesn't resolve the root of the problem: I'm stressed, overworked, and need to slow down with self-care. This rub completely exceeded my expectations. I love to rub the balm on my temples and back of my neck and massage the balm after a shower or bath and meditate. It's been a great purchase, and not only that, but it's also affordable. I have tried other essential oils, but this product is the only one that has soothed my stress and given me results.” —Kristy H

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in six types of balms).

    12. A handy dandy bottle of Lumify Redness Reliever Drops to make your bloodshot eyes disappear like magic — no one will be able to tell that you pulled an all-nighter!

    Promising review: “I can't remember the last time I wrote a product review, but I feel compelled to do so for Lumify. My eyes are constantly red. I have been to eye doctors, taken prescription eye drops, tried every eye drop on the market, and spent hours searching the internet for relief, but alas, the redness remained. My chronic red eyes have been a source of embarrassment for many years with people routinely pointing out how tired I look or questioning if I'm high. I tried these drops, looked in the mirror, and I swear I heard the strumming of a harp from an angel. Life-changing. It's been seven hours since I tried the drops and I've been working on the computer and driving in bright sunlight. My eyes are still white!!! Like, inhumanly white. It's amazing!!!!!!!” —HaileyC

    Get it from Amazon for $11.09+ (available in 0.08-oz. and 0.25-oz. bottles).

    13. A few swipes of the Glossier Lidstar because it'll instantly make your eyes look brighter — aka, not sleep-deprived.


    Sometimes I just want a natural, fresh-faced, wide-awake look without having to use a ton of products, so I reach for my Lidstar in the shade "Cub." It’s a little shimmery, so it makes your eyelids look brighter, and this shade adds just enough color so you can actually see that I’m wearing something. It stays put all day long and doesn’t crease or rub off — even on my already-oily eyelids!

    Get it from Glossier for $18 (available in six shades).

    14. The Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Eraser and Dark Circles Treatment Concealer to help you trick people into believing that you slept like a baby the night before and totally were not up until 5 a.m. speed-writing your English essay.

    Promising review: “I am a 30-year-old female and I have extremely dark undereye circles. Honestly, the only reason I wear makeup is to cover them. I've used numerous kinds of expensive concealers and still never feel satisfied with their coverage. Either that or they look too heavy and thick by the time I set with a damp makeup sponge and powder. This little gem is great. I use this concealer every day instead of all my high-end brand concealers. It's full coverage, buildable, lasts all day, not drying, and isn’t too liquidy. I'm so happy I gave this a try, and I will definitely be keeping this baby in my everyday makeup bag.” —Brittney

    Get it from Amazon for $5.66+ (available in 19 shades and as a pack of two).

    15. Bali Secrets Natural Deodorant because let's face it, you'll probably be too tired to throw yourself into the shower before class in the morning. This natural deodorant lets you feign freshness that lasts until you can finally get that relaxing, hot shower.

    Promising review: “Let me start by saying, I have worse body odor than most women. I have literally been struggling with this all my life. I have literally tried almost every natural and aluminum-based deodorant. I don't sweat a lot, but smell horrible anyway. Thanks to some very helpful customer reviews on this product, I now understand what was causing my body odor. Regular deodorant has been clogging up the pores under my arms and making bacteria build up under the surface of my skin. This means that even after showering, I would still smell unpleasant sometimes. Since the first day I used this, it worked great! I carried it in my bag because I thought I would need to reapply. This was not the case. I am so thankful for finding this product. I can't wait to try other scents! I purchased the rose scent, which smells like real roses. This deodorant will neutralize your odor — give it a try!!!!” —Roxysurf458

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in five scents).

    16. And Batiste Dry Shampoo so you can refresh your locks without hopping in the shower. It'll absorb excess oil and add volume, letting you save your next hair wash for the weekend when you'll be running on A LOT more sleep.

    Promising review: "This stuff lives up to the hype! I used to wash my hair every single day, and I just started trying to cut back last year. Without ANY dry shampoo, I could get no more than one day. With this, I won't lie, I've gone seven to eight days without washing my hair, and it still looks clean and not greasy! I really couldn't believe it. It also gives my very flat, heavy, straight hair some volume that even my brother noticed. I've found that applying it preemptively helps so I sometimes spray a lot before I go to bed and when I wake up, it's great." —Emily A

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $14.83 (also available as packs of one and two).

    17. An essential oil diffuser that'll relax your mind after a night of juggling 20 different assignments. It instantly turns your room into an oasis of calm.


    Promising review: “So far we are in love with it. Been using it non stop the last two days. It's so quiet, beautiful dark wood design, and makes the room smell so good. I love the easy options the one button has for picking a certain light, letting it flow through all lights or letting it run without the lights. My teenage daughter loves it so much, I ordered another for her room. I also love the auto-shutoff when the water is gone.” —Autumn

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in black and yellow).

    18. And a pack of essential oils to use with your diffuser. The scents are light and not too overpowering, so they'll help curb your headache instead of giving you one.


    Promising review: “I bought these to use with a new oil diffuser that I bought. This comes with six different oils: Eucalyptus, Peppermint, Orange, Lavender, Lemongrass, and Tea Tree. The six bottles are packaged into one nice, small, black box. You are only meant to use a drop or two of the oil in an oil diffuser, so with six of these bottles, this should last quite a while. The scents are not too overpowering, which is nice. I don't have any negatives about this product. I would definitely buy again.” —Twong92

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $9.99.

    19. This daily to-do list because you'll really need to get your act together so you don't go through the day frazzled and forgetful from a lack of sleep.


    Promising review: “Totally love the layout of this — it’s useable and practical — and the fact that it has a LOT of cool designs so you won't get bored of the same thing day after day. I've tried a lot of different ways to stay organized and I found that this daily list is the best. It's nice to update my lists daily and toss out the old ones. I'm normally one to have a lot of sticky notes lying around, and this has totally eliminated that! Love it!” —J. Scott

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    20. Finally, an ultra soothing, lavender-scented pillow spray (with a touch of chamomile) to help you get a much-needed good night's rest the following evening.


    Promising review: “I absolutely adore this product ! I have problems sleeping and need all I can get when it comes to remedies to help me relax at night. This spray is simply delightful. It's fresh and light and has an immediate feeling of well-being and relaxation. I sprayed it last night on my linens. My boyfriend was staying the night and he said, ‘Mmmm the sheets smell so fresh. Is that lavender?’ I was impressed he knew, but also pleased the aroma still lingered on the pillows. The difference between this and other sprays is the subtle notes of chamomile. I am pleased with this product and it has exceeded my expectations.” —I am Mariah

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95 (available in six scents).

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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