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    15 Things That'll Solve Problems You Didn't Even Know You Had

    I'm here to tell a tale of mind-blowing products that actually work.

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    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 β€” prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A vibrating alarm clock that'll use its extra-loud alarm, pulsating alert lights, and 12-volt shaker to get your ass out of bed in the morning and leave you ~shook~.

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    Just place the shaker under your mattress or pillow to get an ~alarming~, but effective, wake up call! Check out a BuzzFeed editor's deep dive on this game-changing vibrating alarm clock.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $56.29+ (available in three colours).

    2. A pair of prism glasses so you can watch TV while laying flat to avoid straining your neck or read a book without holding your arms up. No more aches and pains from hours of Netflix binging or reading The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up.

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    If you wear regular glasses or reading glasses, these will fit right over them!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $16.99.

    3. A water bottle with a storage compartment that will hold your phone so you can run to the store without feeling like your juggling a million items in your hands.

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    The compartment will hold an iPhone 6, 6S, or 7. There's even a port you can thread your headphones through while your phone is stored in the bottle, so you can listen to music or talk on the phone while it's in there!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $14.72.

    4. A anti-spill device so you can fill your cup up to the brim with sleepy-time tea and carry it upstairs to your bedroom *without* spilling it everywhere, using the pure genius of physics.

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    Woah, how does this work? It uses the principles of Newtonian physics to keep the liquid in the container while you carry it via the strap!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $23.85.

    5. A tiny toenail brace that will fix big toenail problems. It'll flatten out your nail to take away the pain of of curved toenails and prevent it from becoming ingrown.

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    The kit comes with ten toenail braces and the materials needed to apply it. Results should be seen in just 1–3 days!

    Get the kit form Amazon Canada for $56.

    6. A knork, aka the product of reproduction by a fork and a knife. Not only do the elongated prongs make it easier to scoop up food, but the edge of the fork is sharp enough to very easily cut through food *without* cutting your mouth. Goodbye washing extra utensils and carrying multiple utensils with you to work, we won't miss you.


    Get a set of four from Amazon Canada for $22.75+ (available in three finishes).

    7. An all-in-one snail repair cream made of 92% snail mucus (yes, that is correct) β€” it will help clear up even the most stubborn acne. All hail the snail.

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    Don't worry, this is made in cruelty-free conditions!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $26.30.

    8. Puffer fish dryer buddies you can throw in with your clothes to help them dry faster. Unfortunately these guys won't puff up like they do IRL, but they will fluff up your clothes and make them extra soft.

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    Get a pack of two from Amazon Canada for $20.77.

    9. A vegan, colour-depositing shampoo so you don't have to run to the salon just to add a pop of colour to your hair or to touch up your already coloured hair. Plus its nourishing formula will dye it *without* harsh chemicals, leaving your hair shiny, hydrated, and undamaged.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $35.53 (available in ten colours).

    10. A fish egg yolk separator that isn't yolkin' around! He'll quickly become the o-fish-al sous chef of the house, because he'll make even the messiest of tasks quick and clean.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.80.

    11. A cleaning goo so you can pick up every piece of dust in every nook and cranny of your life without feeling like you're actually cleaning.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.06.

    12. A multi-use pore vacuum to suck all of the gunk right out of your skin β€” it can also reduce fine lines. If pore strips and face creams don't work for you, this device will be your knight in shining armor.

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    This power-house tool is designed for all different skin types by using five different levels of technique. Level one is for sensitive and dry skin, levels two and three are for neutral skin, and levels four and five are for mixed and oily skin. It also comes with four suction heads for different skin conditions, like cleaning up blackheads, removing dirt/grease, reducing dead skin buildup and fine lines, and massaging and tightening your skin. It is rechargeable and comes with the charging hardware, so you never have to fret when your new favourite tool runs out of juice!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    13. A waterproof notepad so you can stop washing those million-dollar ideas down the drain while your washing your junk. Just scribble them on this notepad that surprisingly won't get soggy under your scorching hot shower water.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $27.97.

    14. A flexible snake drain because a clogged sink is never fun! This thing will work wonders by using its skinny design (meaning you won't have to pull apart the whole sink) and over 4,000 hooks to latch onto any hair and gunk, pulling it all out without a whole lot of effort.

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    Need more proof? Check out Hundreds Of People Love This Drain Snake, And The After Photos Have Me Gagging.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $20.77.

    15. And lastly, mouldable glue so you can stop using ABC gum to fix things when you're in a pickle. This self-setting rubber can be used to repair pretty much anything, from iPhone chords to watches to pots and pans.


    This mouldable glue sets to silicone rubber overnight! It works to fix/seal wood, glass, ceramic, metal and most plastics, but is especially great for patching up wires because it insulates electricity (up to 24 volts). It is also waterproof, durable, heat and cold resistant, and shock resistant so need to worry about it melting or becoming disfigured under certain conditions!

    Get a pack of eight from Amazon Canada for $29.99.

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