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    1. A pack of touchup razors that'll gently and efficiently remove peach fuzz and dirt. The blades are designed with built-in guards so they won't cut your skin, plus you'll receive an extra attachment for super precise eyebrow shaping.

    Promising review: "Super easy and satisfying to use, you’re literally scraping all of the peach fuzz and dead skin off your face. The photo shows all of the stuff that this product took off my face. My face is glowing and incredibly soft now. Highly recommend." —Jane

    Get a set of three from Amazon for $4.99.

    2. A wrinkle release spray for the "oh crap, I am running so late" mornings when there's no time to lug out the iron or steamer.

    Promising review: "As a college student with a full course load, I'm in and out of my room all the time. This helps me keep my clothes wrinkle-free without having to waste time ironing them. It's also great as it leaves a VERY nice smell on my clothes." —Seth

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $13.94.

    3. A Revlon ColorStay lipcolor that lasts up to 16 hours (16 hours!!!) and comes with a double-sided gloss addition. Shine or matte? We'll leave that up to you.


    Promising review: "This lipstick is one of my favorites! When I wear it to work everyone notices and compliment the color (Forever Scarlet). I put it on at 7 am and all I have to reapply is the gloss every few hours and the color lasts ALL day!! I will definitely be adding more colors to my collection." —Meagan

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in 22 colors).

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


    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 $5.99.

    5. A fabric spot remover to undo the inspiring artwork your budding artist took to the couch. It's a masterpiece, but looks better on paper.

    Just a drop removes oil, grease, ink, makeup, grass, blood, and much more.

    Promising review: "This stuff is so amazing. I'm a witness. My 2-year-old baby wrote all over my white leather couch. I tried multiple things and nothing worked but Grandma's Secret Spot Remover. I love this stuff." —L. Nix

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99.

    6. A strengthening cream that'll condition nails and cuticles with a calcium- and vitamin rich-formula to prevent splits, cracks, and breakage. Go ahead, grow out your nails, and trick everyone into thinking you're a nail salon regular.

    Promising review: "I took my acrylic nails off and my natural nails were extremely damaged; thin as paper and splitting so I thought about putting the acrylic back on. I used nail strengtheners that paint on the nails that cost $40 and still they looked bad. Tried this product and within seven days my nails were looking and feeling great, and my cuticles were healthy and soft." —U S Man Of Steel

    Get it from Amazon for $7.94.

    7. A strapless, adhesive sticky bra (that comes with petal pasties) so you can finally — FINALLY! — wear all those backless dresses and cute bodysuits you've had in your closet for months now.

    Promising review: "I have so many open back bodysuits or tops in my closet. I decided to give the strapless sticky bra a go. Good price point, simple to put on and not uncomfortable. I’ll forget it’s on and I purchased an A cup size. It’s a perfect fit and I’ll purchase a few more for my collection. I have not tried the petals but love that it was an addition." —Niecy

    Get it (and the petals) from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes A-F and three colors).

    8. A soap bar that'll look the toughest, I just chased my escaped dog and fell into a mud hole stains straight into the eyes and banish them for good. Good day, sir. I said, GOOD DAY.

    Promising review: "This stuff works better than shout or bleach. My dog escaped our yard and was covered in mud. My husband fell in a mud hole while trying to catch her and she got mud all over him when he finally did. I tried shout, laundry detergent and bleach and it didn’t even make a difference. Fels Naptha got that Oklahoma red dirt out of a white t-shirt. I really thought I was going to have to trash the clothes but the shirt looks good as new!!!! This stuff really is magic." —Sooner28

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $9.88.

    9. 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. /

    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 $12.49.

    10. A pet stain and odor remover to basically reverse time and make it as if your fur child never had an indoor accident in the first place!

    Even the sneaky pee accidents!

    Promising review: "Hands down the best carpet cleaner I have ever used. Great smell too. It did not affect my dog in any way when other brands did. I thought my carpets were beyond help, especially after I hired a professional company to come in and clean them with terrible results. Within minutes I could tell the carpet was getting clean. With a little extra effort, this cleaner was able to remove tough stains that others could not get out." —Irinn

    Get it from Amazon for $19.97.

    11. Caffeinated mints that'll work double time to give you fresh, minty breath and a boost of energy that doesn't come with the crash or jitters.

    Each mint contains 40 mg of caffeine (for reference: a cup of coffee has about 90 mg) so you can take them as you need, without having to worry about the jitters. If you feel like you need a bit more energy, just pop another in!

    And! They have 1,600+ positive reviews and a 4.4-star rating.

    Promising review: "I was a bit skeptical at first, knowing that most caffeine boost/coffee replacement products tend to be ineffective. 40mg of caffeine per mint sounded unbelievable. To my surprise, these mints did EXACTLY what they were supposed to. I use to work at Starbucks and am a huge coffee drinker, so I never really feel the caffeine energy boost anymore. However, with only ONE mint I immediately felt like I had energy again. Not only that, but they did not give me a headache or any kind of stomach cramp as some sugar-free/caffeine products can give. The spearmint flavor is VERY strong. It's like a super Altoid, but it's manageable for sure. I have yet to try the winter, but am confident it's just as good! These mints will get the job done. Much better then a 5-Hour Energy, etc." —Mariah

    Get a six-pack for $19.99 (available in five flavors, and single tins for $4.99).

    12. Oil blotting sheets if you're prone to oily skin but don't feel like washing your face four times a day. Take that (!!!), humidity!

    Promising review: "I've had oily skin my whole life and have used countless types of oils blotting sheets because they're life savers. THESE ARE AMAZING. Great deal, big sheets, and they pull out one at a time so easily. I used to use Clean & Clear sheets or knock offs of the same thing but I'll never go back. Give these a try — completely worth it. They work well and are easy to use. No negative things to say at all." —Kelsey

    Get 100 sheets from Amazon for $6.95.

    13. A miracle-working setting spray for locking in foundation and keeping your makeup picture-perfect throughout the day. You want to go to happy hour after a long day of work? DO IT!,

    Promising review: "I spray this over my makeup at 7 a.m., and when I'm leaving work at 5 p.m., my makeup is the exact same as it was 10 hours prior. I started with the smaller bottle just to try it out, but since I'm so pleased with the results, I'm definitely going to be getting the bigger bottle!" —amycayxo

    Get it from Sephora for $15+ (available in three sizes).

    14. A fabric de-piller that can rid your sweaters, hats, couch cushions, sweatpants – pretty much everything — of those annoying fuzz balls. Just *think* of all the sweaters that will get new life after you're through with this thing.

    Promising review: "Okay, I don’t normally rave about things like this. I bought this on a whim in last attempts to save my favorite duvet cover. The pills had gotten to the point where it was seriously uncomfortable to sleep with them getting all up in my leg space. I thought I was going to have to get a new duvet cover entirely. Along came this lil baby. Not only is my duvet cover basically brand new, but I have found a new hobby. I’m depilling everything. Sweatshirts, leggings, blankets, socks, anything that looks like it needs some love. It does the job quickly and leaves everything looking fresh. Hi I’m obsessed. I can’t stop. I should send this back. I’ve started asking if my neighbors need anything depilled. I’m going to buy one of these for everyone in my life. Everyone needs to own this. Take it away from me." —Sydney Jenson

    Get it from Amazon for $11.59+ (available in rechargeable and battery-operated options, and nine colors).

    15. A hair finishing stick to smooth out all those stray hairs and bumps that seem to magically appear no matter how much smoothing and pulling you do while putting up a pony or bun.

    Promising review: "I have super fine hair with lots of breakage. No matter how I put my hair up I have bad flyaways. This stuff is great! So easy and it stays better and looks smoother than stiff hair spray." —Jill Stilfield

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

    16. A beloved drugstore mascara that'll add length and volume to your lashes thanks to the TWO HUNDRED soft bristles on the brush.,

    I am regular buyer of this and can confirm: it's amazing.

    Promising review: "This is hands down the best mascara I have EVER used. I saw a lot of glowing reviews of it on social media so I wanted to try it. It is extremely similar to the Too Faced Better Than Sex (BTS) mascara but better IMO. Lash Paradise does not clump, flake, smear nor smudge. The brush is a bit smaller so it is much easier to use. I always end up touching my eye when using BTS because of the large applicator. Or I get it on my lids due to their formula being wetter. I have not had any issues with sensitivity to Lash Paradise either. My lashes hold their curl too as this product is light weight and doesn't make my lashes crunchy. It's price is amazing since it works better for less than half the cost of BTS." —Starz123

    Get it from Amazon for $8.29 (available in regular and waterproof).

    17. A miracle-working hand cream for relieving and healing extremely dry, cracked skin. The harsh winter winds are encroaching, so stock up on this stat.

    Promising review: "Does this product need another five star review? Nope. But I had to. This is truly a miracle product!! I have the driest skin in the winter. To the point that I will look down at my hands to notice they are bleeding from all the various cracks. This product made a major difference after just one use! Here I am weeks later and my hands have no cracks, look younger, and are no longer red. Can O'Keefe's fix potholes too!?!" —P. Neuber

    Get it from Amazon for $7.29.

    18. An eyeshadow primer to ensure your perfectly blended smokey eye stays in its dang place from sunrise to sunset. Now you can can kiss smudging, flaking, and creasing GOODBYE.

    Kayla Suazo / BuzzFeed

    This lovely thing keeps my eyeshadow from turning into nasty goop on my eyelid crease from sunrise to sunset (and probably until the next sunrise — it's THAT good). I've actually fallen asleep with my makeup on before (yes, I know it's bad, blame the margs), and I've woken up with my makeup looking fine. I don't know how, but this stuff works.

    Get it from Amazon for $4.29.

    19. A ~handy~ glove that'll remove tons (and I mean TONS) of pet hair as you shower them with all the pets and snuggles. They'll think you're just givin' 'em some love, when really, you're giving yourself a more hair-free home. /

    Promising review: "Love this! The picture is from just one use. It's easy to use on sensitive areas like the tail and belly that a brush couldn't. I got way more hair out from my double-coated Russian blue cat than a brush ever did." —mariya spencer

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    20. A brow pomade for helping you naturally fill in and achieve your dream brow look. Plus it has an impeccable 16-hour wear time and comes with a dual-ended brush.,

    Promising review: "This is by far the best brow filler and shaper ever! Everyone compliments me on my brows. It goes on smooth and won't run with sweating and such. Super easy to apply, and the brush they give you is actually really nice quality and not too soft or firm. It's constantly sold out in my area so I came to Amazon to find it!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $4.89 (available in five colors).

    21. 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.

    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.

    22. Glossier Boy Brow — a top-selling eyebrow fluffer (with over 2,600 reviews!) that boosts color and holds brows in place making them look naturally full; no caking or flaking involved.


    Promising review: "I had heard about this and finally decided to give it a try after going through many other prestige brands. This product does not disappoint at all. It goes on smoothly and is just the right amount of color. Also, it makes my brows stay in place all day, not just for the first hour after application. This will be a forever purchase." —Jessica

    Get it from Glossier for $16 (available in three shades and clear).

    23. Reusable produce storage bags to keep your freshly bought fruits and veggies actually fresh, so you have a real chance at eating them this time. Hello! Look at these results! /

    Promising review: "We decided to do a little test. One banana in a bag and one out, same location in the kitchen. This was after nine days you can see that’s there’s a distinct difference in the bananas. Amazing product!" —Trio Mum

    Get a 20 pack from Amazon for $9.88.

    24. A Maybelline Master Chrome highlighter that'll give your cheeks a stunning sheen. It comes in three colors so you can find one that accentuates your sparkle.,

    It even comes with a lil' brush and mirror that can be stored on the bottom!

    Promising review: "You know how there is always one or two products you cannot live without? This is one of mine. I won't leave home without it. I've been using it for 3-4 years now and I love it! I love the subtle shimmer and sun kissed look. The compact brings so much product you could easily go nine months without having to get a new one. I hope they never discontinue this product." —Aixa

    Get it from Amazon for $7.97 (available in three shades).

    25. A $7 jewelry cleaning cloth guaranteed to give ya some ~crystal~ clear results. It efficiently removes tarnish so your best pieces can shine and sparkle again.

    Yi Yang / BuzzFeed /

    Read a BuzzFeeder shopping writer's full review of this fab cleaning cloth, and a lil' blurb here:

    "The first thing I cleaned off was an old Tiffany's necklace. I hadn't worn it in a couple years, and it was covered in tarnish. After rubbing the piece on the cloth for a minute or two, it literally looked like new again! I was amazed at how easy it was to use — it's a lot less messy than toothpaste and other cleaning solutions. The cloth is quite soft as well, so I wasn't worried about it scratching any of my jewelry. I read in the instructions that you never have to clean this cloth, and that it lasts for years and years (depending on how much jewelry you polish, of course)." —Yi Yang

    Get it from Amazon for $7.24.

    26. A bottle of Tend Solution — aka your new way to soothe and prevent razor burn and bumps, and ingrown hairs.

    Promising review: "I honestly didn't think this was going to work. My legs have been covered in ingrown hairs since I was 12 (so 17 years now). I've tried just about every scrub and remedy there is. I received this at about 5 p.m. today and tried it with a brush. I scrubbed with the brush first for a couple minutes and followed that with Tend Skin. I've attached a picture of what one of my legs looks like now and just before using the product. This is after one use. I'm excited to see what my legs will look like after a week! I never wear shorts, and rarely wear skirts and dresses. That will change after this." —Raquel

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99.

    27. A Kat Von D Tattoo eyeliner for creating incredibly precise lines with its super fine-point tip. It may help you actually master the stupidly difficult cat eye — and possibly even get both eyes even.


    Promising review: "I've always shied away from liquid eyeliners because I have very shaky hands and I feared I would look like a Picasso work with lines all across my face. I read reviews, decided to try this, and I absolutely love it! The brush tip is neither too soft or too hard and makes application easy-peasy. And even if I mess up a bit, it's so thin, I can easily correct it so that my final line is straight, yet not too thick. It is seriously so thin you can make the thinnest line imaginable, or build it up for a thicker, bolder look. I've had this eyeliner since April (it's end of October now) and my tattoo liner is still going strong. Thanks for an amazing product, Kat Von D! <3" —KayNoire

    Get it from Sephora for $20 (available in two colors).

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

    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 $8.99+ (available in six styles/colors).

    29. A mini knife sharpener to revive the inexpensive knives you've had since freshman year of college back to pristine condition.

    Elizabeth Lilly / BuzzFeed

    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".

    30. A powerful grout cleaner, because beautiful, grime-free grout lives under all that dirt, you just have to believe, scrub, and use a little bit of this magic:

    Promising review: "I never leave reviews on Amazon but this grout cleaner definitely deserved a review. I tried three other cleaners before buying Grout-EEZ, and they did nothing but waste my time and money. Grout-EEZ got my grout perfectly clean in no time plus it was easy to use and no odor. I'll never use another grout cleaner." —Tyler

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95.

    31. A hypoallergenic makeup brush cleanser for removing all the nastiness that builds up over time and can cause breakouts. Trust me, your brushes and skin will thank you. /

    Promising review: "I hate washing my brushes, I've always done it by hand and it's always caused the big fluffy powder brushes to feel rougher or become matted no matter how hard I try to reshape them. I got this solution and used it with a makeup brush spinner, and I couldn't BELIEVE how amazing my brushes were afterwards! I also have insanely sensitive skin and most any soap I put on a brush will cause me to breakout when I use it later, no matter how well I typically rinse it. But I really think that this cleaner + the brush spinner worked great and I haven't had any sensitive bumps on my skin since using them." —Chelsea

    Get it from Amazon for $4.79.

    32. Clip-in extensions so you change up your entire look without the commitment. Fishtail braids? Long and wavy? Fancy up do? Check, check, and check.

    Promising review: "Okay, so I am very picky about hair extensions. I've spent hundreds of dollars on numerous sets, and have never been completely satisfied. UNTIL NOW! These are BY FAR my favorite — and for such an amazing price! If you're worried that this deal is too good to be true (because I was) then stop worrying! And buy these extensions. Also, I have very short hair and they still look great! They're very full and luscious. And you can straighten them! I'm very happy!" —Makenzie Long

    Get a set of five clips from Amazon for $9.99 (available in four lengths and 22 colors).

    33. And an easy-to-clean tongue scraper that'll quite literally scrape away the funk and gunk your electric toothbrush and powerful mouthwash don't seem to put a dent into.

    Promising review: "Easy to clean, easy to use, no flavor. Maybe a bit metallic sometimes but it doesn't matter because I brush my teeth after. Two months use results picture. Never had my tongue this clean before and it looks great! I use it every day. A must have for your daily routine!" —Jandra

    Get it from Amazon for $6.95.

    You after getting the results you paid for!


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