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    21 Products Under $10 That’ll Help Solve Your Problems In Under 10 Minutes

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    1. A set of five soft silicone eyeglass sleeves so you can quickly say goodbye to any discomfort you've been experiencing on your temples from your new set of lenses.

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    Promising review: "Just got them maybe five minutes ago and put them on my glasses. Instantly 10,000% more comfortable. Didn't know what to expect as I've worn glasses my whole life and never had an issue but these new glasses were giving me a terrible soreness on just one ear. I put them on both sides just because and such an immediate improvement!" —mommabug

    Get five pairs from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in three colors).

    2. A stick jewelry cleaner so you can really get into the nooks and crannies of your favorite pieces to make them shine like the day you got them.

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    The stick is a twist-to-dispense pen that'll deliver a cleansing solution through the center of the bristles. The formula consists of micro-fine cleansers and polishing agents combined with a polymer to make and keep your gems shiny and new.

    Promising review: "Oh my goodness. This thing is magical! Daily life lets my ring get a little cloudy or smudged sometimes. One minute with the Dazzle Stick and it looks as beautiful as the night he proposed. It’s sparking all over the place. I LOVE my Dazzle Stick. Some of the best $5 I’ve ever spent. If you want to keep your jewelry so sparkly you could blind someone, you need this in your life." —Shelly

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    Find out more about this product in this BuzzFeeder's review.

    3. A Mr. Clean Magic Eraser that'll legit magically erase the weird dark stains that have been silently expanding on your tub for months — no thanks!

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    These melamine eraser sponges are super tough on stains, but won't damage the surface underneath said stain.

    Promising review: "I will NEVER be without these cleaning pads. I just finished cleaning the jetted tub with one of these miracle pads. The job was finished in less than five minutes with no heavy-duty elbow grease needed. The tub shines like the day it was installed."—Carol

    Get it from Amazon for $9.39 (four pack).

    4. A two-pack of charcoal shoe deodorizers, because they'll absorb all the sweat and stench from your favorite pair of shoes so well, you'll be kicking yourself for not buying them sooner!

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    You can reuse them for up to two years! To naturally re-charge, just set them out in the sun for an hour to re-activate the charcoal.

    Promising review: "My husband always says as soon as I take off my shoes the room just smells like dirty feet for the next couple hours. Asked him if it would be worth investing $10 in these and he said YES PLEASE! They arrived today I was eager to try them out, I took my shoes off and within five minutes I couldn't smell it any more!" —AmazonCustomer

    Check out this post for more on why we love this product.

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $9.95 (available in two colors and three packs).

    5. A drain cover that'll add up to five inches of extra tub water by blocking the drain holes for a more relaxing and deeper soak every time.

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    Promising review: "This is a great item to add to your bath time routine! I usually take a bath once or twice a week as a way to unwind, but the tubs in my house aren't very deep, & the water drains through the overflow drain very quickly. This makes it so that the water stays in & you won't have to choose what part of your body to keep under the warm water. It's easy to use & install, just takes a few seconds to make sure all of the suction cups are in place." —Karen B

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in four colors).

    6. A pack of wool "socks" for your chair and table legs so they don't totally scratch up your floors over time.

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    Promising review: "Love these! I found these furniture socks & they are the best. They go on and off within seconds and they look cute too. We love them! Well made and totally protects our floors!" —Amazon Customer

    Get a pack of 24 from Amazon for $9.66.

    7. A Rub-a-Way stainless steel bar that'll magically absorb the unwanted oder on your hands after a day of peeling garlic or cleaning the kitchen.

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    Promising review: "Well, I'll be damed, this thing really works. Not only great for the garlic and onion smell that used to linger on my fingers for days, but it also took away the Clorox smell on my hands from cleaning the bathroom. I really scrub my hands with the bar under running water (using no soap) for a couple minutes and – presto – no smell!" —NY

    Get it from Amazon for $7.88.

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

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    Promising review: "If I showed you what came out of both my ears you wouldn’t believe it! I have chronic ear problems and this was amazing! I put 10 drops in each ear for less then 10 minutes and rinsed with a syringe and warm water. I pulled out clumps of wax that made my partner gag! Instant results for me! I would highly recommend especially if you rinse after!" —Lindsay Nicole Jordan

    Get it from Amazon for $5.68.

    9. A grooming glove you can use wet or dry to remove excess hair from your furriest friend in a way they will actually enjoy. It's gentle and they'll feel like you are just petting them normally!

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    Promising review: "This has worked really well for me. I’ve seen other name brands that are way more expensive and don't do the trick. My cat responded well to it and it did a good job of brushing him. Within five minutes it gave me a massive handful of hair. I’m hoping this helps with hair balls!" —mabry

    Get each glove from Amazon for $8.99 (available in both left-handed and right-handed versions).

    10. A pack of four toe separators so bunions and overlapping toes won't stop you from wearing you new favorite pair of shoes.

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    Promising review: "I've noticed bunions developing in the past month and the pain is becoming more intolerable. I put these on for the first time after wearing heels all day. My bunions were driving me crazy. Within just a few minutes of wearing them, I knew I had found an answer. I was able to wear them in my tennis shoes during my workout with no issues. I don't want to take them off! While there is nothing sexy about how they look, there is also nothing sexy about a bunion. I'll choose to wear them and have happy feet." —RHarlow

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in three colors).

    11. A set of microfiber makeup remover cloths to wipe off your products with JUST WATER. That's right, even your waterproof mascara will come right off.

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    As if that wasn't easy enough, these are also machine washable so you can use them again and again!

    Promising review: " What I love about these is that you just use warm water and your makeup comes right off! I use benefit mascara which is pretty budge proof, but I just get these wet with warm water and lay down with them over my eyes for a minute or two and the mascara comes off easily without rubbing and feeling like I'm pulling out my eyelashes. I literally have over 21 of these, I highly recommend!" —Ktristch

    Get a set of five from Amazon for $7.29 (available in three color combinations).

    Check out BuzzFeed Reviews for our pick of the best makeup removers from three different price points.

    12. A foot file that'll make even the crustiest of heels smooth again. Just look at those r~heel~y incredible results.

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    Promising review: "I honestly have the worst cracked feet in the world! After years of going barefoot and not taking care of my feet I developed cracks and crevices beyond imagination. I bought this inexpensive product over the expensive battery operated foot products without much expectation. OMG, It got rid of all my peeling dry skin. I literally scraped for only 10 minutes! I give this product 20 stars! It didn't hurt one bit." —WS

    Get it from Amazon for $7.49.

    13. A three-pack of plastic plumbing snake drains so you can take care of the slow-flowing drains that have been bugging you for weeks. With just a few minutes of work (no need to call the plumber, or take apart the drain) this'll slide right in and the hooks will do the trick.

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    Promising review: "I’m so excited to finally have a bathroom sink that drains!! Since moving into my apartment, my bathroom sink and bathtub took forever to drain. When my bathtub was taking over an hour to drain I decided it was time to try these out! After receiving it I went to work, within minutes it pulled out so much hair in both drains. It’s disturbing/disgusting yet weirdly satisfying because now my sinks drain!!" —DebSd

    Get it on Amazon for $9.99+ (available in two sizes).

    14. A pack of oil-absorbing tissues made with natural bamboo charcoal for confronting an oily T-zone in the fastest manner possible. They're super absorbent and will be your go-to for years to come.

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    Promising review: "I bought the charcoal sheets and they absolutely amaze me! I have very oily skin and I can get my face matte in a matter of seconds with one sheet. I was using paper towels/tissues most of my life and decided to go with something a little more sanitary. And I am so happy that I did! They remove so much oil from my face, without removing any makeup along with it! Definitely buying these again." —Carol

    Get it from Amazon for $6.95+ (available in three scents and packs).

    Check out our in-depth look for more!

    15. A durable honeycomb drawer insert to form a home for your socks, scarves, ties, undies, etc. No more digging for a matching pair or accumulating so many clothes in one drawer you can't open or shut it anymore.

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    Thanks to their super simple design, they just snap together to assemble. Plus they can expand to fit the size of your drawers.

    Promising review: "I was looking for a sock organizer and decided to try this. I needed to make my sock drawer neat where I could find exactly what I was looking for. Very easy to pop these together. It's like legos. Took me about five minutes to assemble and voila! Would highly recommend!" —Tarek

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    16. A magnetic rack for a low-hassle way to keep your keys by the front door so you don't waste any more of your life searching for them on your way out. Lights, keys, action!

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    Promising review: "These magnetic key racks are fantastic. I bought a couple packs and placed them in the hallway and my bedroom so they are always in my line of sight or where I know I will be walking. I've had these for a few weeks now and the keys haven't dropped at all. I usually lose my keys here and there but haven't since I bought these because hanging them up is convenient. They are also easy to install, taking me about three minutes per magnet. I highly recommend getting these." —Mike

    Get a 2-pack from Amazon for $7.99.

    17. A wine stain remover that'll magically erase all kinds of spills we trash-humans get on us (like wine, coffee, and spaghetti sauce).

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    Promising review: "I spilt an entire glass of wine on my tan carpet. It took less than five minutes to clean and there’s not a trace of it left to see. This stuff is magic. And it smells delightful. Ten stars!" —AmazonCustomer

    Get it from Amazon for $7.94.

    18. A bracelet holder so you can fasten your jewelry quickly and without the annoyance of the chain slipping off your wrist JUST as you were about to clamp it shut.

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    Promising review: "I love this handy bracelet helper and bought it as a gift for a friend. It's so easy and quick to connect both ends of a bracelet when no one is around to help." —Carolee888

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99 (available in two colors).

    19. A beauty spatula designed to get every last drop of your expensive foundation, lip gloss, or lotion. Don't let a poorly designed bottle get you down!

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    Promising review: "This has been an awesome makeup tool! No more wasting foundation or spending time trying to get the last bit of makeup out of the bottle." —AmazonCustomer

    Get it from Amazon for $5.89.

    20. A pack of six cable clips that'll finally organize your desk, car, and bedside table charging stations by keeping cords in their place, because gravity has been making your life harder for 👏far 👏too 👏long.

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    Promising review: "It seemed like the cables were getting tangled up and they looked bad running down the back of the monitors. Fortunately, I came across these cable clips, and they turned out to be a very inexpensive and simple solution! It only took a few minutes to stick them in place, and the cables clip right in and look great. If you're looking for an easy way to keep small cables organized, I would highly recommend these cable management clips." —DMatheny

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $6.97

    You watching how fast these things solved your problems.

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