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    1. A cleaning K-cup for the quickest, easiest Keurig cleaning ever. Pop one of these bad boys in, rinse through a few times, and poof, you're done.

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    Promising review: "Okay, so these cleaner pods are awesome! I didnt know how gross our Keurig was until today. The big mason jar on the left is when I actually ran the cleaner through plus one rinse cycle. The middle one is another rinse cycle and the last one, on the right, is the last one I did. So yes, I would suggest running 2 or 3 rinse cycles instead of the recommended 1. But it's still an awesome product for the price! I have a 2.0 and I had no issues." —Mads0421

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $9.95.

    2. Extra-pointy cotton swabs here to save the day from any makeup slip-up. Use them to quickly fix eyeliner, lipstick, and eyeshadow mistakes with its precision tip, and you're good to go!

    A bunch of cotton swabs with extra pointed ends
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    People also use them to clean lenses and hard-to-reach places, like in between the letters on keyboards.

    Promising review: "I'm very satisfied with these. They are great for touching up eye makeup. I used them for applying eye shadow, too. But, the biggie for me is, they clean up under-eye smudges. Also, great to keep in your purse for when your mascara gets a bit smeared under your lower lashes. These work so much better than regular cotton swabs." —Vicki LF

    Get an 800-pack from Amazon for $9.80.

    3. Anti-vibration pads because I think we'd all like to come home to some peace and quiet, and not have to listen to the earthquake rumble for hours on end caused by our washer and dryer.

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    Promising review: "For some reason our Samsung front door loading machine decided to go for a walk. No matter how many times leveling and pushing back it liked its freedom to roam. Bought these amazing pads and problem solved. Heavy loads didn’t vibrate as much and machine is staying put. PROBLEM SOLVED." —Hyderunner

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $22.99.

    4. An at-home eyebrow tint kit so you can achieve gorgeous, fuller-looking brows right in your own bathroom. Not having to leave the house? That's a win-win in my book!

    four progression photos of a reviewer applying the dye. after photo shows fuller looking brows.
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    Promising review: "WHERE HAS THIS PRODUCT BEEN?! I’ve spent the past few years filling in my eyebrows daily. It’s been a battle to keep them looking full, but still natural and not over done. The entire process from opening the box until washing it off was about 15 minutes. Directions were super simple and easy to follow. The capsule opened easily and I was able to re-cap it for future use since I didn’t even use half. Mixed and applied well. I read other reviews that stated six minutes worked best so that’s what I did and it was perfect for my brows. I hope this last for at least a couple weeks but if not I will update." —Heather Lespinasse

    Get the medium-brown from Amazon for $21.95 (also available in dark brown and light brown).

    5. A shoe whitener that'll give your white kicks a much needed refresh. Dab, dab, dab this stuff on and your sneakers will look like they came straight outta the box.

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    Promising review: "This product works miracles. As you can see, my poor Vans became dirty, so I cleaned them and made the intelligent decision to use peroxide and put them in the sun to dry. Even with the yellowing and deep stains, this product brought them back to their bright dazzling glory and it looks decently brand new. Love it!!!! Also, this is sort of like a paint rather than an actual cleaner, so always make sure you clean your shoes then apply it." —Catherine

    Get it from Amazon for $6.69.

    6. A clever safety cutter to slice open packaging, quickly cut out coupons, and trim photos — you know, all annoying and time consuming things — like a ninja on a mission.

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    Promising review: "This is one of those products that you never knew was missing from your life. It cuts paper, slices envelopes, opens plastic packaging, and cuts coupons from magazines without damaging the second page, all without danger of cutting your hand." —aJayM

    Get it from Amazon for $9.45.

    7. A wrinkle release spray for the mornings when you just don't have the time to break out the ironing board and iron, and give your shirts a nice press. Who has the time for that?!

    Reviewer before/after image showing a super wrinkled shirt, and a much less wrinkled shirt in the after pic after only 10 seconds
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    Promising review: "HOLY SMOKES. I wasn't expecting this product to work so well. Literally 10 seconds after spraying and gently stretching as the directions suggested, this was the difference! I let it hang for another 15 minutes with a subtle improvement, but the first few seconds after were mind-blowing." —Desiree

    Get it from Amazon for $13.94.

    8. A leaf shine formula that'll breathe new life into your plants' appearance. No extra watering, feeding, replanting here! Just a few spritzes and your plant baby is on its way to its New Year look.

    reviewer's plant with one leaf much shinier than another
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    Promising review: "My plants looks great; the spray got rid of spots and dullness. Now all the leaves are clean, shiny, and look healthy. Make sure to shake the bottle first. A lot of product isn't required. I think the bottle will last a long time." —dekadaye

    Get it from Amazon for $6.28.

    9. A septic-safe, jetted tub system cleaner to thoroughly remove all the grime that secretly builds up in your bathtub like a little, RUDE sneak. Just peep those dirty bubbles!!!

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    Promising review: "Ok I was considering just closing off the jets in my tub because I never could get the 'gunk' out. It had never been cleaned before really from the inside. This stuff is AWESOME. I did two runs since I'd never done it before. The first run really did it and the second got just a little more out, but wow. So impressed! I can use my jets again!" —Angela B

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (one bottle does four rinses).

    10. A powerful oral rinse made without any alcohol that can conquer bad breath (even bad breath caused by tonsil stones!) and give you the confidence to converse and smooch at your leisure.

    reviewer holding bottle of mild mint Therabreath oral rinse
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    All you do is swish a capful after your routine brushing (twice a day). It's recommended that you do not eat or drink after use, which is why mornings and evenings are optimal.

    Promising review: "Ridiculous claims. And for whatever reason...it works. Yes, it does everything it says it will do. Pour a small portion in a measured cup provided with your purchase, swish in your mouth a bit, gargle as well, and in the morning you can kiss your honey with a clean mouth. NO ODOR, NO SMELLY MORNING BREATH. THIS STUFF WORKS! I urge you to consider getting the toothpaste as well. Cleans and whitens better than anything out there and I have tried them all." —John E. Litton

    Get a two-pack of the mild mint from Amazon for $14.44 (also available in icy mint).

    And learn more about this oral rinse in our full write-up!

    11. A drywall repair kit to undo the damage done during the afternoon soccer game your friends decided to play in the living room.

    Reviewer's before and after showing a small dent in their wall, and the after photo showing how the kit fixed it with no hole
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    Promising review: "This spackle is so handy! Much easier and faster than opening a regular container of spackle, then finding a putty knife to use and sand paper. Everything you need is right there. I filled probably close to 50 small holes and nicks from kids throwing toys, etc. in less than 15 minutes. Would definitely recommend this." —Michelle Smith

    Get it from Amazon for $5.98.

    12. A jewelry fastener that'll make wearing that dainty bracelet (with the impossibly tiny clasp) actually possible.

    person using the tool to put on a bracelet
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Wonderful helper! I don't know how I fastened a bracelet before ordering this. Each time I use it, it seems to be easier to use." —LuAnne B.

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

    13. A teeny bottle of touchup paint for restoring furniture back to its original glory days. Scratches, chips, and stains, WHO?

    before/after showing reviewer's cabinet with nicks and then without after applying paint
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    Promising review: "Thank god this exists! Over the years, my sloppy 'hair-dying job at home' has left several spots on my white bathroom walls. This is exactly what I was looking for. If you're unsure which color to use (no need to be an exact match for this type of touch-ups), you can contact the company and they'll send you a color chart for free. This is like a whiteout for the imperfections. I didn't want to have to paint the entire bathroom for some small spots, but those spots were bothering me for certain. Now I don't even know where those spots are anymore, and the walls look normal. This is such a life saver." —mrsj

    Get it from Amazon for $13.95 (available in nine shades).

    14. Bra strap extenders to give you room to breathe (like, literally breathe). Don't go out and try to find a new bra, just get these! *Ahhhhh.*

    reviewer image of extender added to bra straps
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    Promising review: "Great! Not to long like others I was finding! These are great if you need to go up like one to three clips, instead of two inches like others! These were just what I needed and I love you get three sizes and three colors. Totally awesome!" —Steff

    Get a nine-piece variety set for $6.89 (available in six set sizes).

    15. A set of cleaning sponges so you're prepared to tackle any tough surface cleaning job the moment you spot it — from kid marker scribbles (you looked away for *one second!!) to the seemingly permanent stains in your sink.

    before/after showing reviewer's sink with tons of dark stains and then without after using sponges
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    Promising review: "I love these sponges. I use them in the kitchen, the bathroom, and on the sides of the pool. But the use I like the best is to clean my vinyl wood floors. They get the spots and footprints off quickly without damaging the floor. I've use mops but they didn't remove what everyone had tracked in without pressing down really hard. These work quickly and efficiently." —D. Morales

    Get a 20-pack from Amazon for $9.95.

    16. Blister prevention patches you apply on the areas in your shoes where you feel the most discomfort. The squishy, thin patches reduce friction so your feet can feel happy as you run errands — or marathons, if you're into that sorta thing.

    patches applied on the inside shoes and on shoe inserts
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    Promising review: "These were freakishly effective! Thin as paper. Easy to apply. Stayed in place, even when the shoes got wet. But, best of all, they worked! I had a very painful callus due to a misshaped toe that would hit my shoe and cause bleeding and blistering. It hurt all the time and never seemed to heal. The pain eased immediately upon using the patch. Then, the sores healed! Seriously, these look like they could never work, especially on real problems. But after multiple cushions, bandages, etc. failed, this worked perfectly! I have recommended this to others." —Calliopia

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $16.49.

    17. A cable sleeve so you can finally manage the tumbleweed of cords taking up space behind your desk or entertainment center. Out of sight and out of mind, as they say.

    back of computer with cable sleeve wrapped around cables reducing the clutter
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    One reviewer mentioned they use these to protect their cords from being destroyed by their cats, so cat owners, you're welcome.

    Promising review: "I had order this item in the hopes that it would make my living look less messy and wouldn't be a hassle to get the wires to be to difficult to wrap. Turned out to be a breeze! I really like that it's a zipper and not velcro wrap. These are ideal for area where the cables are not ridiculously too long. They're approximately 19.8 inches (1.5 ft). They're great for any area where you just don't want a messy wire's looking too busy. Enjoy." —Sir Webb

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $13.95.

    18. And! A set of cable clips that can be used to organize and prop up your chargers, *or* as a clever way to store your toothbrushes.

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    Promising review: "It was always a pain to reach down the side of my bed to reach my chargers, not to mention the wad of cables I’d have to sift through just to charge my phone. I finally searched for a solution and came across these. They’re great! They’re really easy to stick on and they stay in place. I haven’t had an issue of them falling off. Whenever I need to charge a device they’re right next to me, easy to reach and untangled. I definitely recommend!" —Nelis Perez

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $6.97.

    19. A mini knife sharpener for instantly reviving the inexpensive knives you've had since freshman year of college back to pristine condition. No need to go out and buy a fancier set.

    knife sharpener next to mushrooms and knife
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    Promising review: "I bought more than a dozen Victorinox steak and kitchen knives over 15 years ago and they have been great knives. But they’ve been getting dull over the years and I believed I couldn’t sharpen them because they have the wavy blades, but I was mistaken. This stone does a fantastic job and after a quick 20 pulls across the steel (rough) and then ceramic stones my knives were 200% sharper. Now I try to pull them over the ceramic sharpener a few times each time I wash them. They’re essentially brand-new knives again." —J&A

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99 (available in three colors).

    To learn more about it, check out "This Lil' Knife Sharpener Will Transform Your Trash Knives For Under $6".

    20. An antiperspirant lotion formulated for your hands and feet to give you some relief from sweaty palms and soles, and the frustration that comes with it.

    person holding tube of Sweat Block
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    Promising review: "My husband had researched so many products concerning his feet sweating. We have bought different kinds of socks and tried moisture soaking insoles too. Nothing worked. He stumbled across this product and it worked miracles on his feet. If you have problems with your feet sweating a lot, then I highly recommend this product!! It really works! So glad we took a chance on it! You should too!!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.98, and check out their antiperspirant wipes.

    21. An eight-bin interlocking drawer organizer you're able to customize to fit your drawers just perfectly so every product finally has its own place.

    before/after image of reviewer's cluttered drawer, and after showing more organization with bins
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    Promising review: "These organizer bins were just perfect for my needs. I love that I'm not stuck with one configuration, it's so easy to change out a large bin for two or three small bins or vice-versa so the number of different layout possibilities are endless. The bins are super easy to lock together so it's simple to increase the size by interlocking a few more bins or make it smaller by removing a couple bins. The bins are made of a thicker plastic and feel nice and sturdy. I use these in the utility drawer in the kitchen, the drawers in our bathroom vanity and my dressing table. This is my third set and I will be using these to organize some drawers in the garage." —Dee

    Get the eight bin set on Amazon for $10.82+ (available in six styles/colors).

    22. An overflow drain cover so you can enjoy a full bath without worry about losing precious water every second. Listen, you deserve to climb into a hot bubble bath and relax, ok?!

    drain cover submerged in tub with water
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    Promising review: "Baths have changed for me forever now! I can actually FILL THE TUB and not hear that dreaded sound of half my water (and my expensive magnesium flakes, essential oils, organic bubble baths, and other fancy therapeutic ingredients) tragically vanishing down the drain. If you're a larger person trying to fit in a smaller tub, especially, you know...THE STRUGGLE IS REAL. Now I can take more baths, enjoy more relaxing warm coziness... all because of this little bit of silicone!" —anonymous

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    23. A universal headrest mount for tablets (sized 7-11 inches) so long road trips don't require you to play the balancing game. You know, it's when you try to build a self-mount with a sweater on top of the middle console — yeah, it never works, but this will.

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    It's even compatible with tablets with a case on! Love that.

    Promising review: "Purchased this for road trips/long car rides for my toddler. I have used it with an iPad and with a Samsung tablet and both work great. It was very simple to install on the headrest. I was surprised at how well it blended in because I was honestly expecting it to look tacky. It is also very easy to adjust to different size tablets. Very happy with this, it allows her to watch a movie while keeping her hands free so she can eat/drink etc. Great for long car trips." —Heather Bush

    Get it from Amazon for $24.30

    24. The Tidy Cup, a handy little invention that catches all those excess little drips your mega-sized laundry detergent and softener bottles like to leave mounds of for you to discover on your shelves later.

    Reviewer image of the Tidy Cup catching droplets of leftover detergent
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    Promising review: "This is one of my favorite items ever! I don’t know how I did laundry without it. Actually I do and remember but now it’s one less thing I have to worry about. No more messy detergent dripping over night onto the floor or hangers. It’s all in the cup! And it’s easy to pour out the amount that I need!!!! I love love love this product." —Shannonmk

    Get it on Amazon for $12.44.

    25. A universal socket that uses steel spring pins to adjust and fit a variety of screws, nuts, and bolts so the days of carrying 20+ different tools are O-V-E-R.

    Image showing how the universal socket can be used on hooks, screws, and nuts
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    Promising review: "This thing is great. It will save you time looking for the right socket. It is under $10 and it has already saved me more than that in time alone. If you are like me and don't like messing around with dozens of different tools to fix a small issue, then this is the product for you. Obviously, it may not work in every situation depending on the size of the fastener you are trying to remove or if it is in a tight spot; however, it works in enough situations where I consider this a must buy for the amateur handyman." —Pete

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    26. A compact hair roller so you don't have to lug out a giant vacuum just to remove the mounds of pet hair that's accumulated on your couch. That's time consuming and too much effort!

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    Added bonus: This product doesn't use sticky adhesive paper. The roller can be reused over and over again because of its high quality bristles that grab the hair again and again like a brush.

    Promising review: "Where has this been all my crazy cat-loving life? Sticky rollers work fine for clothes but this is the only product that has ever COMPLETELY removed all the cat hair from my bed. I have a long-haired 20-lb. tabby and if you run your hands up his back a few times and fling the hair everywhere, it looks like it's snowing – he never stops shedding no matter what I do. After using the ChomChom, I can put on a black dress and roll around on my bed and not get a single hair on me. It's absolutely amazing. Everyone is getting one for Christmas, even if they don't have a pet. I don't care; it's THAT good." —Stephanie

    Get it from Amazon for $24.95.

    27. And LED-dimming stickers so you can sleep in complete peace (and darkness!) and not be bothered by obnoxiously flashing router and console lights.

    product diagram showing stickers applied to modem to hide the light
    Amazon

    They dim 50-80% of the light, so you can still tell that your devices are still actually *on* and functioning. You can always double them up to completely block out the light source if you'd like (many reviewers do this) or buy the stronger full black-out edition!

    Promising review: "This is the best thing you never knew you needed. I own a digital clock with the numbers displayed in red LED light, and every night I've blocked the light with a cover so it doesn't shine in my eyes as I sleep. Silly I know, but I like my room pitch black and cave-like. On a whim I bought this product. OH MY GOD! Game changer!! For the first night EVER I didn't have to cover the clock display before I went to bed!! I had no idea how big a difference this little dimmer could make, but I'm more than pleased with the result. I can still see the time display just fine, but now my room is a happy cave! The product is easy to remove and doesn't leave a sticky residue at all, which can't be said for most tapes. I did notice a slight lag in response when I covered my TV LED sensor, so if you're trying to block something that actually senses inputs I would maybe not suggest this. Other than that, excellent product!" —Amazon Customer

    Get a sheet of over 100 dimming stickers (in multiple sizes and shapes) from Amazon for $7.89.

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