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    31 Problem-Solving Items From Target For The Annoying Little Issues You Pretend Don't Exist

    These helpful finds will solve problems you didn't even know you had.

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    1. A 24-count set of Mighty Patch pimple stickers to help heal those pesky bumps *and* keep you from picking at your skin. Best for oily, combination or acne-prone skin, these patches can be worn during the day without drawing too much attention to themselves. So no need to keep staring in the mirror and frowning at that red pimple that, of course, popped up in the middle of the night. 👏

    An adult wears three clear pimple patches — one on each cheek and one above the brow

    Promising review: "These are amazing! Although I’ve only used it on one pimple, it went away overnight! I felt one coming on, the deep, painful kind and I put one of these patches on before bed and by the time I woke up, it wasn’t painful and was gone. I was impressed, to say the least! I’m recommending them to everyone I know." –Elmonson14

    Price: $10.99 for a pack of 24

    2. An Oster cordless/rechargeable wine bottle opener that will make you want to buy more bottles of wine just so you can test it out! The foil cutter easily removes seals, and the push button removes the cork in seconds. You'll never again have to worry about fighting with a wine corkscrew, or frantically googling how to open a bottle with weird household items. *Sigh of relief.*

    The silver wine opener is in a neutral and warm toned display with red wine and says "Oster" with has black detailing

    Promising review: "Don't buy wine often. Makes me want to go out and buy more just so I can use it again." –YARN 1948

    Price: $19.99

    3. A cut-and-keep produce saver so you can keep your fruits and veggies fresh for WAY longer. No need to worry about wasting food when you're trying new recipes or incorporating small amounts of organic ingredients — this stretchy device snaps shut, keeping your produce fresh without wasting a plastic bag. Finally, my fridge doesn't have to be a tomato graveyard.


    Promising review: "Great little gadget. It does what it suppose to do. If it comes off the edges, just put it back." –Vic

    Price: $8.99

    4. A flexible vent brush, because no one wants to be constantly sneezing from the air coming out of your nasty, dusty vents (sorry). The short nylon brushes are perfect for those super hard-to-reach spots, and work on multiple surfaces. You can use them clean the lint trap in your dryer and your AC vent, along with plenty of other places. Watching those cleaning TikToks might actually pay off, huh?

    The black brush is angled into a wooden vent on the floor

    Promising review: "Love this tool! So easy to clean the vents with it, and then this tool is easy to clean, too. Loop allows me to hang it in on a pegboard." –amcu

    Price: $5.49

    5. A feline hair remover tool for cleaning up after your kitty before their fur overtakes your entire home. The roller picks up hair from furniture and other surfaces, without ever needing a refill. Maybe now you'll finally be able to wear a black sweater. Puuurrfect. 😺

    An orange and white cat wearing a blue bowtie is next to the white hair removal tool that has the outline of a black cat face in a circle with black paw prints above and below it

    Promising review: "This product is super easy to use and I can use it to pick up my cat’s fur, fast and neatly. I used to buy a bunch of sticker scrolls but with this product, I will be saving a lot of money. It’s easy to clean, too!" –Wilson

    Price: $15.99

    6. A flexible silicone jar spatula so you can FINALLY get the last bit of PB out of the jar. Use this flexible tool to scrape the inside of jars or cans — no more stuck marinara sauce or wasted mayo. You're just going to be saving the planet, NBD.

    The all black spatula is resting on top of a small glass dish of white cream texture with a bit on the edge

    Promising review: "Works great for getting everything out of jars, cans, even the blender! Worth every penny!" –Michelle

    Price: $4

    7. A set of three100% New Zealand wool dryer balls that'll make sure your clothes have fewer wrinkles, less static and a shorter drying time every time they go through the dryer. Save time and energy without synthetic fragrances or dyes.

    A box that says "ever spring" and is split into dark green and light green with a white wool dryer ball showing

    Promising review: "My dermatologist recommended using plant-based detergent and doing away with dryer sheets. After some research, I purchased six wool balls (two boxes) and used all six in the dryer. I was pleasantly surprised that my towels dried thoroughly the FIRST time, and my clothes are softer and fresher w/ out static. I recommend getting six balls for larger/heavier loads." –MarLay

    Price: $9.49

    8. A stoneware and matte clay wax warmer because this scented candle alternative gives you all the soothing scents of your fave candles, minus the flame or wick. Plus, look how gorgeous the design is. We're smitten.

    The white and beige warmer is turned on and on top of a natural wooden tabletop

    Promising review: "Heats wax fast and makes the entire room smell wonderful. This is beautiful just like a light, as well." –Mamadre 

    Price: $15

    9. A plastic bag holder/ dispenser, so you don't have to just shove all of your used plastic bags under the sink until you *literally* can't anymore. Now it'll be easy to conserve bags and use them properly, rather than letting them go to waste or get shoved in random spots.

    The white plastic bag holder is attached to a light wooden cabinet and structurally has a thin rectangular slot that widens into a spherical shape and is holding various colored plastic bags

    Promising review: "This is an inexpensive way to keep my family's collection of plastic bags down to a reasonable amount, neat, and easily accessible. I mounted it with the adhesive strips and so far they are holding well. Satisfied so far!" –TidyMama

    Price: $6.99

    10. A traditional stainless-steel safety razor for that perfect shave. Say goodbye to annoying razor bumps, stubble and in-grown hairs. These blades yield a SUPER close shave and last a very long time — plus, you're creating less waste than you would using a disposable razor.

    The shiny silver razor is in an orange plastic box that says "VAN DER HAGEN"

    Promising review: "Ladies, don't be intimidated by using this razor. I'm so glad I made the swap from 'disposable' razors to traditional safety razors. It may take a little longer to shave, but the shave is very close with no irritation. It's also extremely cost-effective as you can easily buy new blades for a very cheap price. You're also helping reduce plastic waste in the environment by using a safety razor as it is reusable and the used blades are recyclable (just make sure to safely recycle them so no one gets hurt or cuts themselves). It's pretty easy to use, just have a gentle touch and use short strokes." –Kit Kat 

    Price: $17.59

    11. A 24-pack of natural, plastic-free jumbo straws so you can drink guilt-free without dealing with limp or awkward cardboard straws. These compostable and dishwasher-safe straws work great for hot and cold drinks alike.

    The straw says "made with AirCarbon" and is in a fizzy drink with a lime next to a package of the straws that says "restore regenerative foodware"

    Promising review: "These are great straws for being compostable! They really don’t get soggy or lose shape or do anything other than be a straw! Will get again to keep handy!" –Janell

    Price: $3.69

    12. A two pack of Woolite self-cleaning lint brushes because who wants to walk around with lint all over their clothes?! Use this reusable and double-sided tool at home or on the go for any fabric item, and say goodbye to annoying pet dander, lint or hair. You'll notice a huge difference.

    An adult is opening the white and grey tool to reveal blonde hair over a silver trash can

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this product!! Quick and easy to use!! So much easier than bringing out the vacuum for any bit of pet hair. P.S.The rough side has to go against what you’re picking up or you won’t be using it properly." –HairBgone

    Price: $9.59

    13. A reusable spray bottle and all-purpose cleaner concentrate kit so you can avoid buying a ton of replacement spray bottles and cleaners. The formula works on most surfaces while getting rid of unwanted grease, dirt and grime. Spray away, without worrying about having to run out and buy a new bottle!

    An adult is using the clear spray bottle that says "infuse" and has a white nozzle with a grey circular edge to wipe down a marble countertop

    The cleaner works on stainless steel, natural stone, sealed wood and other surfaces.

    Promising review: "I love this so much! So convenient, just fill with water and pop the refill in! I just wish they had more refill scents! I finished the lavender one, now I’m on the lemon scent. Definitely worth it!" –Christina

    Price: $7.95

    14. A jar opener for those seemingly impossible-to-open lids. No more sore wrists, red faces or grunts of fury once you outsource your pickle jars to this tool. Love!!!

    An adult is using the black jar opener on top of a jar of pickles

    Promising review: "Truly does open any size can or bottle with ease." –murl

    Price: $12.99

    15. A FoodSaver vacuum sealer so your food can last up to five times — yes, you heard us right, five times — longer in the freezer. It'll help you void pesky freezer burn, too. Food for days, huh?

    The black vacuum sealer is on a marble countertop and looks to be sealing some raw red meat

    Promising review: "I purchased a less expensive brand and it stopped working after three days. I decided to take a chance and purchase the Foodsaver. Boy am I glad I did. The power is remarkable, and the features are great. This is a great purchase." –Linda

    Price: $149.99

    16. A portable silicone cable organizer to help you avoid frayed or kinked cords. Plus, it's an easy way to transport your phone and computer charger. You can even keep charging while the cords are wrapped up.

    The cedar wood colored silicone cable holder has two lightning bolt edged sticking out

    Promising review: "Got this case for my earbuds and it fits just fine. This case is great for other items that you might need a travel case for. It's easy to open and close, and items don't fall out. Overall great protection for my earbuds!" –Target Reviewer

    Price: $4.99

    17. A rug pad so your rug doesn't slip and slide around the room. It works on hard or soft surfaces, and will also extend the life of your rug's fabric. And if it's too big, you can easily trim this pad with scissors.

    The grey rug is underneath a multicolored rug on a dark wooden floor

    Promising review: "This is a soft but firm, well made, pad that fit perfectly under my 5+ x 7+ foot area rug. It's as if it was custom made for this rug. The pad stays in place, offers comfort, and the best part----it has no odor. I'm very sensitive to smells and would not put down a rug or pad before having it pass the sniff test. This passed with flying colors. I highly recommend the purchase of this pad." –GrandmaBoston

    Price: $39.99+ (available in 28 sizes)

    18. A Conair fabric shaver to get rid of all the super pesky pilling on your favorite clothes or furniture. With three different settings and a detachable lint catcher, you can help make your clothes look like they're brand new (or, at least, like you haven't had them since college).

    An adult is using the white and blue shaver on a piece of grey fabric

    Promising review: "This thing is amazing!!! It really did bring my sweater back to life. I considered getting rid of my old sweater because I had tried getting all the fuzz out before. I used similar devices and a razor as well, but they never worked anywhere nearly as well as this does. I like the sweater so I never got rid of it, glad I didn’t and I’m glad I didn’t end up taking this out of my cart." –Jen

    Price: $12.99

    19. An eight-piece set of interlocking drawer organizers so your "junk" drawer can become your "useful" drawer. Stress be gone!

    The eight white interlocking bins are all different sizes and have simple dotted lines

    Promising review: "I opened my kitchen junk drawer one day and decided immediately that I needed some kind of organizer for all the little items it had accumulated over time. There was nothing in store, but I was happy that this was available online and at a pretty good price. I love that you can interlock the sections in a myriad of different ways guaranteeing that they will fit in whatever space you might have. It makes my drawer look so clean and you know everything that's in there. Would definitely purchase again if I need to organize other drawers in my house." –Amy

    Price: $8

    20. A Neutrogena anti-residue shampoo because you do *not* want your hair full of gunk and buildup. Using this treatment once a week will help get rid of what's left behind from all your hair products, and keep your hair from getting greasy and dull.

    the bottles of shampoo

    Promising review: "I have thick curly hair and use the product every day unless I straighten it. This works wonders!! Yes, the smell is strong but the way my hair feels after the first use is completely worth it. My hair also doesn't look damaged and dry as it did before." –Lisa

    Price: $8.79

    21. A two-pack of clip-on toothbrush covers so you can throw you toothbrush in your overnight bag, keep it in your medicine chest, or keep it on your sink without worrying about all manner of ~grossness~ coming into contact with your bristles.


    Promising review: "I haven't stopped buying these little pods since my first purchase. In case anyone doesn't know, just keeping your toothbrush out and exposed in the bathroom is a huge magnet for bacteria and...fecal matter! And these brushes go into your mouths every day! These colorful pods help keep your brushes away from the bathroom nasties, but they also help color code brushes for families and keep them protected during travel." –JoJoViews

    Price: $6.99 for two

    22. A multi-use hook for strollers and shopping carts that can hold your purse or bags, lightening the load on your shoulders *and* preventing them from getting stolen. Though it's sold for use with strollers, this clip can be held or hooked to any item.

    A baby bag and tan purse are attached to a black hook on a shopping cart

    Promising review: "This product makes shopping soo much easier when dealing with a stroller and a baby. It can handle all the weight from the bags and it is very easy to install." –Brenda

    Price: $4.99

    23. A stackable slide-out drawer organizer so you can make sure your toiletry items are easy to find and in reach. Now you'll be able to easily see everything you need, prevent spills and make sure you're not taking up any valuable counter space. Nifty!

    the drawer

    Promising review: "I purchased two of these to stack on top of each other for under by bathroom sink cabinet. Absolutely perfect. Was able to store soaps, toothpaste and all odds and ends with room on top for cleaning supplies." –Punkadoo

    Price: $15 (available in three colors)

    24. A stainless-steel tub drain protector for catching all the hair or extra debris that would otherwise clog your drain. This stopper is rust-free and can be used for the tub or shower, making it easier than ever to keep your bathroom clean.

    The stainless steel stopper is in a white tub and has water droplets on top of it

    Promising review: "Needed a new drain protector. This works great for letting the water flow through and catching the hair. Easy to clean up." –NG

    Price: $7.99

    25. A clip-on LED book light to make it easier to read in bed, on the plane or in other dimly lit areas. Bid au revoir to strained eyes or "oops I read without enough light" headaches.

    The white light is clipped to the edge of an open book with a black hardcover

    Promising review: "I’ve been using this light for about a week and so far I’ve been loving it. The dimming function was my deciding factor for choosing this one." –Heather

    Price: $14.99

    26. An Orajel antiseptic rinse that's designed especially for treating mouth sores, so you can get some much-needed relief from painful canker sores, cheek bites, and overall mouth irritation. For folks using dentures, retainers or other oral devices: You need this.

    The white bottle has red, yellow, blue and green detailing and says "Orajel," "FOR ALL MOUTH SORES" and "ANTISEPTIC RINSE"

    Promising review: "I recently got braces and have wires poking back by my last set of molars, causing some pain and bleeding. I also started having some gum pain where my wisdom teeth would be but have not come through. Brushing was really uncomfortable right there. I read about this online and immediately went and picked it up. After just ONE use the pain in my gum is gone, and my cheek is feeling so much better after being rubbed raw from bracket hooks and wires. Definitely recommend." –Mrs Smiff

    Price: $5.99

    27. A hibiscus-scented solid shampoo bar with a handy ribbon string, so you can go plastic-free in your morning routine. This bar lathers up into a shampoo for damaged hair, so you'll be saving the planet *and* your over-processed hair.

    The pink shampoo bar has a ribbon that says "FOAMIE SHAMPOO" and is in suds

    Promising review: "I’ve never used bar shampoo but this rich, sudsy lather is terrific and smells amazing." –nmm2112

    Price: $9.99

    28. A tube of gel super glue to fix any accidents in your home. The gel formula makes it less drippy, which means you can apply it to porous or vertical surfaces without worrying about it leaking and making a super mess.

    The grey and blue bottle of glue that says "LOCTITE" "SUPER GLUE" and "GEL CONTROL" is gluing a green and red home decoration back together that has the words "Home is where" visible

    Promising review: "So much easier to apply to things than super glue!! Have a little hanger on the inside of my closet door for my tops that just want to keep falling off. First time using this, and love how EASY it was to dispense; not only that, it is fabulous glue with immense holding power. Highly recommend!!!" –Arnetage

    Price: $2.86

    29. A 20,000mAh power bank so your phone doesn't run out of charge while you're out on the town. Gone are the days of stopping in a Starbucks or finding a random outlet to get some extra juice to stay safe or call a friend. Worth it!

    The grey power bank says Anker with a heathered fabric front

    Promising review: "The power bank is very useful, and it can charge your phone multiple times." –iamphyum

    Price: $59.99 

    30. A six-outlet surge protector with a 6-inch cord, so you can charge every device you'd need at the same time AND lay in bed while doing it.

    The cream extension cord has six outlet spots and a braided cord with two USB outlets

    Promising review: "This outlet strip is made out of very heavy duty, high quality, solid material. the braided USB cord is adorable. having it separate from the unit itself allows for a great deal more flexibility with device placement. this company has done a fantastic job and made a great product. I am quite impressed." –Lisa A

    Price: $29.99

    31. A bottle of organic nail polish remover in lavender so you can carefully and safely remove the color from your nails, instead of paying extra at the salon or spending time picking away polish. Plus, it's infused with real flowers!!

    The clear bottle full of multi-colored flowers says "BLOSSOM" "LAVENDER SCENTED NAIL POLISH REMOVER" and has a sticker on the white lid that says "natural polish remover"

    Promising review: "I’ve never loved a nail polish remover before, but I LOVE this stuff. I hate how even the acetone-free polish removers out there smell like harsh chemicals and dry out my skin. The first time I bought Blossom, I was desperate for something gentle after using regular acetone-free remover and having it absolutely destroy my fingertips. My skin was so dry, it cracked all over. The polish wasn’t even gone, so I needed something else to take it off that wouldn’t cause further damage. Enter Blossom. It worked like a charm (I followed the directions and held the saturated cotton pad to my fingernail for a few seconds before swiping it) and removed the polish faster and more gently than the previous remover had. And my skin felt and smelled great! I love this stuff and recommend it to anyone who wants a remover that both works and doesn’t damage your skin." –Sarai

    Price: $7

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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