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    17 Things Under $20 That You'll Use Over And Over Again

    It's basically you two against the world now.

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    1. A cell phone grip so you can text, scroll through Instagram, FaceTime, WHATEVER with just one hand — aka you can finally stop dropping your phone every time you try to multitask.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $18.95 (available in 6 colors).

    2. A cleaning gel that'll make tidying up places like your keyboard, car vents, and even laptop screens super quick *and* satisfying. It picks up dust and grime without sticking to your fingers — but the best part is that it's 😱 squishy 😱.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $9.49.

    3. An aligner case you can use as a back-up, because living in fear of losing the one your orthodontist gave you is probably getting annoying. Now you'll just need to keep track of at least ONE of these — heck, keep it at your desk to nix taking chances.

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    When you're done with your aligner treatment, you can use it as a retainer case! You can also get an extra aligner removal–tool so you don't chance losing the only one you have and...not eating the whole day. Nope.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.59 (available in seven colors).

    4. A set of reusable stainless steel straws that'll make it easier to reduce your use of plastic wherever you go — no more internal debates every time you enter a coffee shop.

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    You'll get eight straws, a carrying case, and two cleaning brushes.

    Get a pack of two from Amazon Canada for $11.95.

    5. A champagne stopper, because you shouldn't have to wait for a special occasion to pop some bubbly. Now you can have prosecco whenever the heck you want, and save the rest for later. The future is here.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $16.12.

    Check out a BuzzFeed editor's full ~bubbly~ review in "Just 10 Things To Try In August" (#1).

    6. A Gillette metal razor that'll take the cost of constantly replacing disposable razors off your shopping list (it's better for the environment, too!). Its handle is molded to fit your hand for better control, while its pivoting head curves to reach hard-to-shave areas. Looking at you, bikini line.

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    It comes with two blade refills, but once those are finished you can attach really any Gillette blade.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.98.

    7. A portable charger so you can always be prepared for the worst — and by that I mean, spend two hours without Insta. Its palm-sized design is super lightweight so you can carry it with you everywhere and never have to switch to low battery mode again.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $16.99.

    See what won best portable chargers on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    8. An over-the-door shoe organizer, because this'll make it easy to put anything from shoes to cleaning supplies in a proper place and out of your way. Proud owners of small apartments — consider this cheap, extra shelf space.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $9.87.

    9. A carrying case that'll make it easier to travel with your traditional makeup blender. Now midday touch-ups won't come with the risk of picking up your purse's bacteria.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.76.

    10. A silicone sink strainer, because not having a garbage disposal shouldn't mean digging for soggy eggs with your bare hands (a visual, I know). This'll catch all your food, prevent your sink from clogging, and blend perfectly with stainless steel sinks.

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    Plus, it's super easy to wipe clean and is dishwasher-safe!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.

    11. A pet hair–removal brush for putting an end to your furry friend's reign. It's safe for all surfaces (including leather!) so your couch, car, carpets, really your entire house can finally look clean again.

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    Your friends with allergies will thank you.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $13.91.

    12. A set of Goody hair ties to hold updos in place without sliding *or* pinching, thanks to their gentle (but strong!) silicone-lined hold. And yes — reviewers say these can keep up during workouts. FINALLY.

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    Get three packs of 10 from Amazon Canada for $18.77.

    13. A handheld tape dispenser that'll make even the worst gift-wrapper in the world (🙋‍♀️) feel more in control. Just point, apply, and use the (safe!) concealed blade to cut. You're now free from *sticky* situations.

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    Reviewers also use this for decorating classrooms, taping up packages, and closing envelopes!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $13.99 (available in four colors).

    14. A dishwasher magnet, because this'll help you and your roommates keep track of whether the dishes are clean or dirty. Sadly, it won't share who was the last to actually unload it.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $5.49.

    15. A jar scraper that'll help you get every. last. DROP of peanut butter or any other tough food out of the jar without getting your hands messy. It has two sides: one that's curved to neatly scoop, while the other is flat for even, easy spreading.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.82 (available in four colours).

    16. An address and password log book that'll agree the computer forgot your password, but that won't help now. And we can't prove we're not a robot. What was our mother's maiden name again?! That's is so stressful; let this do all the remembering.

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    This has a whopping 144 pages, including tabbed alphabetical pages!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $9.99.

    17. A pair of anti-blister socks with heel and toe padding, because you can only run so far (if at all) when your sneakers are digging into your heels. Happy feet = jogging for more than five minutes.

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    They're also designed to be super durable so they last and last (unlike my will to work out)!

    Get them from Amazon Canada for $10.53 (claims to fit one size; available in three colors).

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