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    43 Cheap Products You'll Probably Use All The Dang Time

    All of these things are incredibly useful and less than $25, so yes, you need them.

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    1. A dishwasher magnet to prevent you from accidentally putting your dirty dinner plate in with all the clean dishes and then rerunning the whole thing.

    The magnet on a dishwasher, which shows the word "clean" on one side and the word "dirty" when rotated

    2. A hair finishing stick made of natural plant-based ingredients that can help turn that slept-in bun into a perfectly presentable hairstyle in seconds.

    3. Or an edge control gel that'll help lay edges and baby hairs for a sleek look without the flaking and residue.

    4. A waterproof eyeliner stamp to help you create the perfect cat-eye without having to redo your entire eye look about five times before finally getting those wings even.

    5. A set of six cable clips so you can keep your charger cords organized and in sight; that way you won't have to dig behind your bed or on the side of your desk to find them.

    The small half-circle cable clip with a peel-and-stick bottom, stuck to the surface of a table with a phone charger securely placed in it

    6. A pack of two self-adhesive razor holders that'll make it easier to keep your razor separated from your partner's or roommate's and you won't have to worry about it constantly falling off the side of the tub.

    Two razors hanging next to each other on self-adhesive razor holders

    7. A tube of Glossier's Balm Dotcom to soften and repair chapped lips with a combination of castor oil, beeswax, and lanolin, while leaving the perfect hint of color and/or shine (depending on which flavor you go with).

    8. A detangling brush that'll glide through hair and remove knots without making you cry in the process.

    9. A backseat purse-holder so your bag doesn't spill all over the car floor.

    10. A eucalyptus lavender pouch you can use to turn your daily bath or shower into a relaxing spa-like experience. Having eucalyptus in your shower has been super trendy lately because it can help with congestion, seasonal allergies, and de-stressing.

    A small satchel of lavender and eucalyptus hanging from a bath handle

    11. An essential oil stick that can help you combat migraines and tension headaches right away. Apply it onto your temples, forehead, and the back of your neck and you'll actually be able to get through the rest of the day.

    12. A pack of acne patches made with hydrocolloid dressing, tea tree oil, calendula oil, and cica to suck the gunk right out of your zits and help them fade away overnight.

    13. A frizz control hair mask to deep condition your hair and leave it looking and feeling more smooth and hydrated after only five minutes. Plus, it smells like pears.

    a pink packet of the 5-in-1 deep conditioner

    14. A pair of silicone grips that'll help stop your glasses from sliding down your nose all day. And if you ever feel like your glasses are digging into your temples, these should make them more comfy too.

    The silicone grip is shown on a pair of glasses, resting on the ear

    15. A set of silicone face mask brushes to make applying your nightly face masks WAY less of a mess.

    16. A bracelet fastening tool that'll help you deck yourself out in your fave accessories without almost breaking them or having to run around the house trying to find someone to help you.

    The bracelet fastening tool being held in someone's hand while holding one end of a bracelet in place while the person clasps it together

    17. A nail polish holder so you can paint your nails in peace, without accidentally knocking the bottle over on the floor or trying to hold it between your legs.

    A person painting their nails while using the nail polish bottle holder, which is securely on their fingers

    18. A super absorbent, anti-frizz microfiber hair towel to cut your hair drying time in half, without adding extra heat damage.

    A reviewer's hair wrapped up in a microfiber towel

    19. Or a microfiber towel pillow cover for those who prefer to wash their hair before bed, but don't want their pillow getting soaked. It's super absorbent, has a waterproof lining, and it's gentle on all skin and hair types.

    20. A jar of O'Keeffe's hand cream that'll really come in ~handy~ to repair painful blisters and cracked skin after all that hand washing!

    A before-and-after of a very dry hand with many cracks and small cuts compared to a much softer and smoother looking hand with only a couple small dry spots left

    21. An orange vanilla conditioning detangler spray made with vegan, plant-based ingredients to make after-shower brushing a whole lot less painful and time-consuming.

    A hand holding the detangler spray bottle, which is about the size of a body spray or face mist

    22. A bottle of Jergens wet skin lotion perfect for lazy people, because you can apply it while your skin is still wet, before you even step out of the shower. It saves a few minutes and will lock in the hydration your skin needs.

    A hand holding the bottle of lotion over a relaxing-looking bath

    23. A set of ceiling fan chain pulls, because it's always annoying when you just want to turn on the light, but you end up turning on the fan, and then you have to pull it three more times to get it to shut off.

    Two chain pulls, one with a small lightbulb on the end and another with a small fan on the end to easily tell them apart

    24. An outlet shelf for a convenient place to set your phone, electric toothbrush, or speaker while they're charging.

    Two electric toothbrushes sitting on a small shelf above an outlet in a bathroom

    25. A cult-favorite Aztec Secret Indian healing mask made with 100% calcium bentonite clay that'll work magic to deep clean your pores and help fight acne and blemishes. Not only do people love it to treat their face, but customers have also found success using it on their hair, on their feet, and in the bath! We stan versatility.

    26. A meal planning and grocery list pad so you're not walking aimlessly down the store aisles only to have to go back again because you forgot some ingredients.

    27. A gorgeous purple-mauve nail polish for anyone who likes to relax by painting their nails. This color is neutral enough to wear all the time, yet still a nice change of pace from your typical nudes and white.

    hand wearing the mauve nail polish

    28. A set of 10 reusable silicone drinking straws, because they're much better for the environment and they'll make it easier to tell your drink apart from your roommate's.

    29. A microwave pasta maker that'll make it super easy to enjoy a yummy pasta dinner when you just don't have the energy to boil the water, stir the pasta, and do all those extra steps.

    A person dumping water out of the container and into the sink while the pasta stays securely inside

    30. A tube of Black Girl Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30 to use daily that'll protect skin from the sun and provide moisture, without the annoying white residue that is usually left behind.

    Hands applying some of the sunscreen from the tube

    31. A scalp massager that can help with blood flow and assist in removing any product residue that may be hiding on your scalp.

    32. A handheld milk frother so you can enjoy a fancy latte, cappuccino, or macchiato from the comfort of your home.

    33. A coconut-infused jelly facial cleanser that'll gently remove makeup and leave your skin fresh and clean, without feeling stripped, thanks to a lovely combination of coconut fruit juice, sugar maple extract, aloe vera, cucumber fruit extract, and vitamin B5.

    34. A pack of velvet hair scrunchies for an immediate fix to an "I just can't brush my hair" kind of day. Plus, they can add a pop of color to your outfit.

    35. An overflow drain cover so your bath can stay nice and full for ultimate relaxation.

    A bath tub filled to the top thanks to the help of the drain cover

    36. A fidget ring you can play around with during times when you're feeling anxious. You can easily wear it anywhere and you don't have to worry about it distracting others around you.

    37. A heat-resistant silicone mat/pouch so you can safely store your hot hair tools without having to worry about them melting or burning anything.

    The silicone mat/pouch showing a straightener safely packed inside of it and laying on top of it

    38. A hair repair serum for transforming dry, damaged hair into soft and shiny locks. The mix of aloe and argan oils should help de-frizz your mane and improve split ends.

    A before-and-after of a reviewer with dry, damaged hair and split ends compared to much healthier and smoother looking hair after using the serum

    39. A pumice cleaning stone you will want to keep your bathroom sparkling. ✨ No one enjoys sitting on a yucky toilet.

    40. A makeup brush shampoo, because let's ~face~ it, we could all stand to clean our makeup brushes more frequently — in fact, this product suggests doing it weekly! It's better for your skin and improves the performance of the brushes.

    A before-and-after of dirty makeup-covered brushes compared to the same brushes that are now much cleaner and lighter in color

    41. A hand-poured soy candle inspired by the city of Charleston so your senses can take a little vacay — while in the comfort of your living room. The candle comes in a cute mini mason jar and has notes of currant, white tea, and florals.

    BuzzFeed Shopping editor's picture of the candle on a table

    42. An exfoliating brush to help keep the ingrown hairs and razor bumps away. You can use it on your face, legs, underarms, and other areas after shaving.

    reviewer holding the brush so you can see the soft bristles

    43. And finally, a multipurpose cleaner formulated with natural, plant-based ingredients — perfect for anyone sick of breathing in those harsh chemical scents every time you clean the house. Use it to boost your laundry detergent, get out stains on clothes and carpets, tidy surfaces, and more. It'll have your home looking and smelling lovely.

    a bottle of nag champa cleaner concentrate

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