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    Updated on Aug 26, 2020. Posted on Aug 26, 2020

    22 Products And Services That May Make You Think, "Might As Well Give It A Try"

    No time like the present

    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 Paru Tea Box Monthly Subscription so you can try so many different teas on a consistent shipping schedule. *Virgo swoon*

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    JSYK: Paru Tea is a QPOC-owned business! You can check them out and support via their Instagram!

    Subscribe to Paru Tea's monthly subscription for $29.95 or buy loose leaf here. They also have an iced tea collection!

    2. A subscription to Every Plate because it ranks as one of the most budget-friendly out there without sacrificing on quality and diverse options to choose from!

    Plate of sweet chili-glazed chicken
    @everyplate / Via instagram.com

    Subscribe to Every Plate starting at $4.99+ per serving.

    3. A starter pack of wines made from pesticide-free grapes with no added sugar or animal by-products. Did someone say, chardon~yay~?!

    The three different kinds of wine in their glass bottles
    @wonderfulwineco / Via instagram.com

    The starter pack comes with red, white, and rosé wines so you don't have to choose just one. The boxes are made from 70% recycled material and the lightweight glass requires 20% less energy and 12% percent less water to produce!

    Get a three-bottle starter pack from The Wonderful Wine Company for $60 (six bottles for $110 and 12 bottles for $215).

    4. A Billie razor so you can say goodbye to that rusty thing currently sitting on your shower shelf and say HELLO to this sleek, modern, and ~smooth~ new razor.

    Kayla Suazo / BuzzFeed, Natalie Brown / BuzzFeed

    My coworker Bek O'Connell loves her Billie razors. Here's what she had to say:

    "Billie is just the most wonderful company, and every time I take a shower, I wonder if I should write them fan mail. First of all, everything they design is ADORABLE, so even if their razors were dull or flimsy, I'd still be a loyal fan. But luckily, their razors are as sharp as they are sharp looking. The handle is super lightweight and easy to grip. The razor heads are surrounded in a layer of soap, so they glide beautifully over skin without irritating it. Billie makes great razors, and it's awesome that they're so affordable. If only they could go back in time and stop me from paying absurd amounts of money on pharmacy brand razors in my youth."

    Get the starter kit from Billie for $9 (and then four replacement cartridges for $9 when you need them).

    Read more about why BuzzFeed editors and writers are OBSESSED with Billie razors.

    5. A pair of chic frames to match your cool personality.

    A model wearing the glasses
    Zenni Optical

    Promising review: "Absolutely adore my new glasses I received from Zenni! They fit perfectly, and are exactly what I was wanting. So happy with this purchase, and can't beat the price. Will deff be ordering from Zenni again in the near future :)"— MirandaWalsh

    Get them from Zenni Optical for $19.

    6. A portable bug bite suction tool that'll help reduce the itching and swelling after a mosquito, bee, or wasp sting.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    The suction can be pretty strong so use caution and try a small amount of suction first and work your way up if necessary.

    Promising review: "I am a magnet for bites of all kinds and carry topical and medicines with me at all times, so I figured this would be a good product to see if it really works. I woke up with a bug bite on my arm so I used this little tool (three times per the instructions) — immediately after using, it stopped itching! And less than 24 hours later the bump/bite gone! There is a very faint red mark from using the thing, but a small price to pay IMO. Bottom line: it’s awesome. I’m carrying it with me everywhere!" —Rebecca

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    7. A set of Fluide nail polish so you can live out your '90s coming-of-age-movie fantasy where the main character and their friends paint their nails one night and suddenly become all powerful!

    The lavender and pink shade of nail polish on a model's fingernails
    Fluide

    JSYK: Fluide is a Queer-owned business! Check out their Instagram for inspirational beauty looks.

    Get it from Fluide for $30.

    8. A garnet charm from a radically queer jewelry company where you can also shop by birthstone!

    Automic Gold

    Automic Gold is a QPOC-owned business!

    Get it from Automic Gold for $55 (available in three metal types).

    9. A sonic toothbrush because it comes with everything your teeth could need. Extra toothbrush heads every three months? Check. Three brushing modes? Check. Charger? Check!

    The case and set it comes in with the charging stand and brush heads
    Burst Oral Care

    Get it from Burst Oral Care for $69.99.

    10. A cross-stitch kit to keep your hands busy while creating a safe space for the self-love you deserve.

    A cross-stitch kit with the text "you are enough" on it
    junebuganddarlin

    JSYK: Junebug and Darlin is a Queer-owned business!

    Get it from Junebug And Darlin for $44, and shop all cross-stitch kits here.

    11. A bottle of Versed clarifying serum that'll use willow bark extract and a zinc blend to help minimize acne and inflammation. Drops of perfection.

    The bottle
    Versed Skincare

    Promising review: "I was on a hunt for niacinamide serum and this hit a jackpot. Blemishes on my cheeks are fading after constant use (two times a day and it took about a week to notice the changes) and pores are looking smaller than before. This will be my holy grail and will be added to my daily routine for a long time!" —Versed Skincare

    Get it from Versed Skincare for $19.99.

    12. A bottle of micellar water to gently remove your makeup without irritating your skin.

    No7

    Promising review: "This is the first cleanser I have used that has left my skin fresh feeling and hydrated." —lids

    Get it from No7 for $6.29.

    13. An ultra-nourishing moisturizer with ashwagandha, schisandra, and a mushroom formula that'll make you feel one with the earth.

    Moon Juice Cosmic Cream
    Moon Juice

    Promising review: "I have been doing research on various face lotions that will support collagen and have good ingredients and less fillers. This lotion is beyond what I was hoping for, it smells fantastic and feels decadent. I am super stoked with this purchase." —Tara T.

    Get it from Moon Juice for $58.

    14. A bottle of earwax removal drops that'll do all the hard work for you. Gone are the days of using five cotton swabs just to get nothing out, even though you know there's still wax in there!

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I've been having hearing and clogging issues for a month. My ear would not drain properly and it was frustrating me very much. I bought this product and used it twice and I could hear again. This is by far the best ear cleaning product ever! Highly recommended!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $5.49.

    15. A Jinx kibble subscription because this grain-free food is packed with nutrients your pup will love to eat!

    A bag of the sweet potato and egg recipe dog food
    Jinx

    Subscribe to Jinx for $22.50 a month.

    16. A We Are Knitters sweater kit so you can soothe yourself while watching your favorite show. By the end of season 2 you'll find yourself with a brand-new sweater!

    BuzzFeed / Rachel Dunkel

    The knitting kit will come with seven skeins of baby alpaca, wooden knitting needles, the pattern to make the sweater, a small knitter's sewing needle, the embroidered label, and WAK Packaging.

    My coworker Rachel Dunkel tested and loved her sweater kit. In her own words:

    "I recommend these kits for *anyone* who needs to kill some time and enjoys crafting. If you're a new knitter, then this is a great way to challenge yourself and make the most of your growing skills. If you're an old pro, then it's really nice to not have to make a big project plan. Simply hopping in and working in straight stockinette honestly felt so good... If I do another kit, I'll definitely look closer at the measurements and probably size up, but I'm simply thrilled that I can WEAR something that I MADE!"

    Get it from We Are Knitters for $105 and check out the full We Are Knitters sweater kit review.

    17. A set of two ear hooks for a little bit of extra support when you're being active and want to keep those AirPods in place.

    the hooks shown to loop around the airpods and bend over the back of the ear
    Canopus

    You get one pair in navy and one pair in white.

    Get them from Canopus for $8.99.

    18. An eco-friendly menstrual cup if you want to switch things up moving forward. It's petite but don't worry this thing can handle a heavy flow! It's collapsable, washable, and super easy to remove with the loop attached.

    The menstrual cup
    @intimina / Via instagram.com

    The Lily Cup One is made of medical-grade silicone and can stay in for up to 12 hours.

    Get it from Intimina for $21.21.

    19. An attachable bidet that'll make all other bathrooms inferior to yours as soon as you try it for the first time!

    A bidet sitting beneath the toilet seat with a circular dial to change intensity
    Hello Tushy

    The bidet features pressure and angle control for a targeted spray and a self-cleaning nozzle. It requires no plumbing and fits on a variety of toilet shapes (including round, oval, and elongated ones).

    My coworker Melanie Aman swears by her bidet. Here's what she has to say about it:

    "This is the bidet I use and I 100% recommend to my friends, family, and to you, dear reader. Installation was pretty simple; from start to poop it took about 15 minutes. The sensation is truly something if you've never experienced it before, but the cool water will probably feel good once it's summer and my apartment gets nice and steamy. (There's also a version of this attachment that sprays warm water if you're into that!)"

    Get it from Hello Tushy for $89 (originally $109; available in two colors and comes with a 60-day risk-free guarantee so you won't lose money if your butt doesn't like it).

    20. A Jackbox Party Pack 6 because we all miss laughing with our friends and this is a super fun way to connect online!

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    It comes with five games, including: Trivia Murder Party 2 (1-8 players; you try to survive a bunch of mini games), Role Models (3-6 players; it's a personality test your friends take for you), Joke Boat (3-8 players; you compete with one-liners for a cruise ship talent show), Dictionarium (3-8 players; you compete for the funniest definition of a word), and Push the Button (4-10 players, where you try to find the hidden aliens).

    My coworker Heather Braga in her own words:

    "My friends and I bought Jackbox Party Pack 6 last weekend and had so much fun playing together. We all signed onto Zoom so we could chat while playing the various games. It came with six games total, which gave us enough options to find activities everyone enjoyed. It was fairly easy to set up as well — everyone just has to log into a specific URL and enter a unique code to get into the game. Honestly, it made this quarantine scenario feel a bit more normal even if it was only for a few hours of fun."

    Get it from Jackbox for $20.99 (only one person has to buy, and they set up the game for everyone else).

    21. An Atlas Coffee Club subscription so you can feel well traveled while enjoying coffee from all over the world in the comfort of your own home.

    Three bags of coffee with bright and colorful patterns on each bag
    Atlas Coffee Club

    This service sends you full-flavor coffee from a different country each month. You can tailor it to your preferences, whether it be dark or light roast, or ground or whole bean.

    Check out our Atlas Coffee Club review for more deets!

    Get a three-month subscription from Atlas Coffee Club for $55 (and score 50% off your first order).

    22. A 15-pack of meal prep containers to help prevent another day going by with a rumble in your stomach and no food to soothe it. Portion out your lunch and dinner and you won't have to scrape together a mediocre meal.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    These are microwave, dishwasher, and freezer safe!

    Promising review: "These containers have been a lifesaver for me. I recently am doing the Keto diet and prep is a huge part of success not only for me but my husband as well for packed lunches for work. The size is perfect to fit in lunch boxes. I cook and freeze as well and they hold up great. All around this was a great buy! Storage containers are expensive with most not holding up in microwave very long leaving stains; not the case with these at all." —Paula R.

    Get a 15-pack from Amazon for $14.07+ (available in three bulk sizes).

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