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    22 Problem-Solving Products For People Who Are Trying To Do The Least

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    1. A 3-in-1 avocado tool that'll help you split, pit, and slice like a total pro. It'll save you from washing multiple tools and the retractable knife will prevent you from cutting yourself.

    A avocado slicing tool with a spatula at one end a pit tool on the other end and a retractable knife on the side

    Get it from Simons for $15.

    2. A laptop stand that'll make using your computer from your bed or couch a lot more comfortable. It has grooves at the top that’ll hold your tablet and drink, and foldable legs, so you can store it when you’re finished.

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    And when you're not using it to prop up your laptop, you can use it as a breakfast tray.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $45.99+. Available in seven styles.

    3. A microwavable ramen cooker that'll make a bowl of tasty noodles in just three minutes. It's perfect for the times you don't have access to a stovetop, and you can eat straight out of the container, so you won't have to deal with dirty extra dishes.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $33.52.

    4. A gel toilet stamp that'll stick to the inside of your toilet and give it a good clean every time you flush. No one likes cleaning the toilet and now you won’t have to do it as often. It’ll last for up to 12 days — and it’s scented, so it’ll keeping your bathroom smelling fresh.

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    "This baby will save you from getting down on your hands and knees to scrub down your toilet bowl, because it does the work with every flush. It keeps my toilet smelling fresh and saves me from having to scrub away gross build-up on the bowl, meaning I have one less chore to do every week. This is the definition of working smarter, not harder, people!" —Alice Prendergast

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Scrubbing Bubbles Toilet Stamp (#3 on the list).

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $4.87.

    5. A grabber tool that's basically an extension of your arm. It'll help you get things that are just out of reach, like that lip balm that rolled under your couch a month ago.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $22.99. Available in three colours.

    6. A pack of slow cooker liners that'll save you from having to soak and scrub your entire appliance after you've made a delicious, but messy meal. You can even use a couple at the same time to cook two things at once. And once you're done, just remove the liner and toss it out.

    A slow cooker pot that's divided in two with thin pot liners
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    Get a pack of six from Amazon Canada for $5.99.

    7. A hair mask and microfibre towel that'll restore your hair to its former glory, because it's been a while since you washed it. If you have dry or frizzy hair, the mask will help soften, tame, and moisturize your locks with a blend of coconut oil, shea butter, linseed, and argan oil. And the towel will absorb water faster from your hair than a traditional towel does.

    A person wearing their hair wrapped in a towel and holding a container with a hair treatment inside
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    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Coco & Eve Hair Mask.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $69.90.

    8. A pair of microfibre slippers that'll make cleaning your floors easier and WAY more entertaining. They're soft enough that you can use them on any floor, and they're reusable, so once you're done cleaning, you can throw them in the wash.

    A person wearing slippers with thick microfibre strands on the bottom
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $19.99. Available in three colours.

    9. A pair of no-tie shoelaces, so you can slide on your runners like a pair of a slippers. They won't come undone like typical laces and because they have a toggle stopper, you can decide how loose or tight you want to wear them.

    A person wearing running shoes with shoelaces that have a toggle
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    Reviewers like how durable these laces are and use them on a variety of different shoes.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.99. Available in 12 colours.

    10. A pack of cleaning tablets that'll eliminate lingering odours and stains from inside your water bottle in no time flat. They come in a tiny, travel-friendly package, so you can take them with you anywhere.

    A person dropping a small cleaning tablet into their travel coffee mug
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    They work on both stainless steel and plastic water bottles or containers. Just fill with water and drop in a tablet like its hot!

    Get a pack of 12 from Amazon Canada for $14.53+. Also available in packs of two and three.

    11. A flexible phone mount that'll clip to your bed, desk, or breakfast tray, so you won't have to hold up your phone while you watch TV or video chat.

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    The mount is wide enough to clip onto my headboard, and I can use it on different pieces of furniture in my house, like my desk or shelf. Plus, the holder stretches open really wide, so it'll fit any phone. I can rotate the holder from a vertical to a horizontal position and the flexible neck makes it easy to change the position of my phone to any angle.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    12. A beard bib that'll collect all your hair trimmings and make cleanup an absolute breeze. The ends stick to the mirror with suction cups and there's a built-in tray to hold your grooming tools.

    A person wearing a long barber apron while shaving their face
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $8.49.

    13. An electronic brush cleaner that'll do all the hard work for you. The spinning wand will clean AND dry your brushes, and it comes with eight attachments that'll fit a variety of different beauty tools.

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    You'll need four AAA batteries that you can get here.

    "I know I'm not alone in not washing my makeup brushes as often as I should. It takes forever, and even once I'm done cleaning them, I still have to let them dry overnight. But this spinning makeup brush cleaner has totally changed the game. I cleaned and dried all of my makeup brushes in under ten minutes. Now I'll actually clean them on the regular." ⁠—Kat Angus

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Makeup Brush Cleaner (#1 on the list).

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $25.95.

    14. A HelloFresh subscription box that'll cross grocery shopping and meal prepping off your to-do list. There are many recipes to choose from, including vegetarian options, and you'll receive a box of pre-portioned ingredients, so nothing goes to waste. Bon appétit!

    A box filled with groceries with fresh food surrounding it

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of HelloFresh (#7 on the list).

    Get $80 off your HelloFresh order, including free shipping with the code BUZZFEED80. Subscribe to the pronto plan, family plan, or veggie plan, starting at $9.69/meal.

    15. A tube of long-lasting eyebrow tint that’ll leave your brows looking full and fluffy for up to three days, so you won't have to fill them in every morning. It applies like a gel and is super satisfying to peel off.

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    Reviewers like using this the night before, so they wake up with fresh-looking brows.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.96. Available in three colours.

    16. An apple slicer that'll cut and core your fruit into eight perfect pieces, without much effort. It has two large handles that'll take pressure of your digits and make it easier to cut through the fruit.

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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.99.

    17. An ultra-soft facecloth that’ll remove all your makeup with water — just water! It works gently to remove makeup, dirt, and excess oil from your face, and can be washed easily by hand or in the washing machine when it gets dirty.

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    "It’s great for people with sensitive skin or easily irritated eyes. You can remove your eye makeup without getting any oils or gels in your peepers. Seriously. One, two, three swipes across your mug and the job is done! No more cotton pads, no more last-minute CVS runs, no more makeup wipes that dry out a week after you buy them!" —Jennifer Tonti

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Original Makeup Eraser.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $24.96.

    18. A tiny robotic vacuum that'll quietly clean your floors, so you won't have to. You can use it on carpeted and hardwood floors, and it'll run for up to 100 minutes before it needs to be emptied and recharged.

    A child lying on the floor with a robot vacuum cleaning the rug beside them
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    All you have to do is make sure all your cables are neatly tucked away, so this sleek-looking rugrat doesn't get tangled up.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $309.99.

    19. A bamboo bathroom tray that'll keep all your creature comforts close by while you enjoy a nice soak. It has a waterproof cloth stand that'll prop up your book, tablet, or eReader, and two built-in cup holders for a wine glass, coffee mug, or small candle.

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    The tray has an expandable arm to accommodate most bathtubs. To complete your bath accessories collection, check out this plushy bath pillow.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $45.69+ (available in two colours) or get it from Simons.

    20. An Echo Dot speaker that'll become the personal assistant you've always wanted. Alexa can set alarms, answer questions, play music, and check the weather. All you have to do is say her name!

    A small round voice-controlled speaker placed on a wooden table
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $54.99. Available in four colours.

    21. A tube squeezer that'll make it easier to get last bit of product from your toothpaste and other beauty products. It also doubles as a holder, so you won't have to reattach it every time.

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    Get a pack of two from Amazon Canada for $14.99.

    22. And finally, a pack of braided lightning cords that range from three to ten feet long, so you'll be able to charge your phone from any spot in your room. They're made of extra-durable nylon fibre, so they won't bend and shred like other phone cables.

    A charging cord plugged into a phone and into a laptop
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    Each pack has five lightning cords: two three-foot cords, two six-foot cords, and one ten-foot cord. If you're looking for a wall adapter, you can find one here.

    Get a pack of five from Amazon Canada for $16.99 Available in five colours.

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