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    29 Products Under $20 That Mean Business

    You don't have to spend a lot to get. stuff. done.

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    1. A five-in-one wine stopper that'll also aerate (so their three-buck ~opens up~ to let the nuances and flavors shine), filter out cork particles, pour neatly, and re-cork the bottle.


    Get it from Amazon for $5.56 (also available in several multi-packs).

    Promising review: "Don't know what the 'flavor' category means with respect to these wine bottle stoppers but the stoppers work as advertised. A local vineyard was using them in their sample room so I assumed that since a vineyard was using them, they would work as advertised and they do. You can lay a wine bottle flat and it won't leak. Nice that it filters out cork crumbs." β€”Lawrol

    2. A handheld electric milk frother so you don't *have* to leave home to enjoy a fabulous latte or cappuccino. It even works to create cold foam!

    It's battery operated β€” just run it in some soapy water for an easy cleaning!

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in two colors).

    Promising review: "Love this little thing! I have every thing you can think of at home for making coffee and espresso... Well I love the Starbucks pumpkin cream cold brew with foam. I set out to make my own. Well I can now make cold foam thanks to this little tool. Love it!" β€”Gav's mama

    3. A microfiber makeup-removing cloth designed to remove every trace of foundation, (waterproof!) mascara, and lipstick with just water. Because taking off your makeup on a regular night is hard enough.


    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $11.97 (available in seven colors).

    Promising review: "I rarely write reviews. After using this product I felt I absolutely had to! These cloths are amazing. Wiped all my intricately placed makeup off in seconds!! Even my eyeliner and mascara are gone without a trace. I'm ordering more of these for Christmas gifts for my girlfriends. Money well spent! These are a must have if you're tired of rubbing your face raw every night with washcloths or multiple makeup remover wipes like I used to!" β€”Ashley

    4. Brightening and de-puffing gold and collagen eye masks to soothe your under eyes after staying up late for that work assignment...or very important TV show...and to remove all remnants that you pulled an all-nighter. No one will ever know.


    Dude, the Amazon review before & after photos are LEGIT. I'm 10/10 buying some of these, myself.

    Get a pack of 12 pairs from Amazon for $14.45.

    Promising review: "These eye masks are absolutely amazing! I have hereditary dark circles under my eyes, as well as slight bags from being a mother of four. Eye creams do absolutely nothing for me, and I gave these a try just on a whim, not really expecting much. But they really work! The results aren't permanent, but I put these on for about an hour in the evening while I relax and watch TV, and my under eyes are much lighter and less puffy. I absolutely love these eye masks, and I will never be without them again." β€”Kate Johnson

    5. A bungee dog leash to keep both you and your eager pupper happier on walks β€” with no unpleasant jolts for either of you.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in three colors).

    Promising review: "I always feel bad with the jolt a dog sometimes gets if it quickly pulls from you and the leash immediately goes tight. This has the bungee action so it’s not so harsh on the harness or collar when a dog pulls. Appears to be good quality and good stitching. I like the additional handle so you can grab and make the leash short when you need to hold back you dog. Much more convenient than have to wrap the leash on your hands when you need to make it shorter just momentarily" β€”Curdio

    6. A bottle of Poo-Pourri you (and your guests) will be so happy to have on top of the porcelain throne. No one will know you just dropped a big stinker, because this makes the worst bathroom odors a thing of the past β€” without a weird and heavy "masking" smell.


    Just spray *before* you go β€” the natural blend of essential oils and other ingredients creates a barrier so odors can't escape the bowl. We're not masking odors, we're keeping them from happening *in the first place*.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.66 (available in 20 scents and seven different bottle sizes).

    Promising review: "One bathroom in an apartment just isn't enough for two adults with a healthy colon. Enter Poo-Pourri. As this was the first time trying the product, I tried the original scent. It has an amazing lemon scent. It is very fresh and not overpowering. It is not synthetic smelling. With most room sprays, you end up just smelling flowery poo. This masks the smell completely. I can walk in the bathroom 30 seconds after my boyfriend and only smell lemon." β€”Alison H.

    7. An all natural beard balm made with vegan, organic ingredients like argan and avocado oils, plus shea butter and aloe to nourish skin and soften coarse hairs.,

    It has over 5,000 five-star reviews from other beard-havers!

    Get it from Amazon for $11.43.

    Promising review: "RARRRH! I just want to get ALL UP IN THERE with my face and hands when my hubby puts this on!! And I do. LOL! After reading the reviews about the scent I was hesitant because I don't like most colognes and licorice scents make me nauseated but it doesn't smell like that at all to me, in the can or on my man. It's hard to pinpoint but smells so masculine, clean woodsy, and just wonderful manliness to this sensitive schnoz! Much to my chagrin, it fades progressively after a couple of hours. My hubby keeps his beard and 'stache to a trimmed medium/shorter length but I have noticed a big difference in shine and softness with his twice a day use. He also has sensitive skin prone to breakouts and has not had any trouble with this product clogging his pores...or mine. :) He's promo'ed Honest Amish to his bearded buddies as I have to my girlfriends with bearded menfolk. No one product is perfect for 100% of users but we highly recommend you try this stuff. Best stocking stuffer I've ever bought him!" β€”KCKENDRICK

    8. Ethylene gas–absorbing apples for anyone tired of fresh produce spoiling before they can use it β€” the company claims these'll save the average household up to $600 per year.


    They can keep produce fresher for two to three times longer. Each packet inside the Bluapple lasts three months, and you can order replacement packets as needed.

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $17.99.

    Promising review: "This product works so much better than I thought it would! Worth every penny. The little ethylene gas (produce lets off this gas and it speeds up it's demise) absorbing packet goes into the apple and you just toss it in your product drawer. Easy peasy! This pack comes with two apples and enough packets to last a full year. I have had strawberries last over a week in the drawer (no fuzzy mold or squishy spots). This has resulted in less waste and I am sure that they have more than paid for themselves in food savings in just a couple of months. So glad I gave these a try." β€”Lisa C.

    9. A jar of O'Keefe's Working Hands Lotion for making dry winter hands a thing of the past, healing cracked skin and protecting against new damage in no time flat. This stuff is basically a miracle for people who wash their hands a bunch.

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99.

    Promising review: "I am amazed! I have dealt with eczema all my life. I've used steroid creams/ointments, lotions, wash, you name it. And then I tried this miracle product! In 4 days, my hands looks better then it ever has! I can bend my finger without pain! I'm sooo happy with the results. And I have only been using it for four days!" β€”Kelly

    They also make a version for your feet (tho you can probs use the hand one for your tootsies too), which I ALSO l-o-v-e. Get it from Amazon for $7.29.

    10. A bra extender (it also works for the crotches of bodysuits if you add snaps!) so you can finally BREATHE in a correctly fitting boob-holder. Cue sigh of relief.

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $5.99 (available in 14 sizes and color combos).

    Promising review: "These have been amazing during my pregnancy. I really can't rave enough. When my body started changing I went out and bought a new bra (I'm a 32 and got a 34), but soon it started feeling tight on me. I didn't need another bra because the cups still fit fine, then I found these extenders, and they made all the difference! I can extend without buying new bras! They are sooo soft and comfortable, you can't really feel or tell they are there. I've already recommended them to all of my pregnant friends!" β€”Mari

    11. A single-handed tape dispenser, because time is dwindling to get all those prezzies wrapped. Just pull the lever to cut the tape!

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in four colors).

    Promising review: "My last tape dispenser that was awful. Threading the tape through the mechanism was a PITA. The gears and springs would fall out when you opened the damn thing. Eventually, the tape started to cling to the roller and would rip the paper I was trying to tape. This design is great; the tape self threads itself when you put it on the rubber bands, the tape stays on the inside of the device until you press the trigger to release it, the tape self cuts when you let go of the trigger. Everything can be done with one hand. Wonderful!" β€”Billster

    12. A sink cleaner and polish formulated to use on stainless steel AND porcelain sinks (plus cast iron, corian, acrylic, and more) to restore that just-like-new shine *and* protect against further damage. That new sink you've been wanting? It can wait, now.

    Get it from Amazon for $4.04.

    Promising review: "This amazing product saved us $1,000. This product is amazing!. We have a kitchen sink that was so stained and scratched that we were shopping around for a new one. My wife stumbled on this product and we decided to give it a try. I used my drill with a soft buffing attachment, and after about 30 minutes, the sink was like brand new!! Highly recommend this product." β€”Joseph Rodriguez

    13. A rapid car charger with a whopping FIVE USB ports and a FIVE-FOOT cable to power up the whole family's devices on the go. No more waiting in line for the communal charger.


    The USB ports are ~intelligent~, meaning they can detect which device you're plugging in, and charging it as fast as the device will allow.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in eight colors)

    Promising review: "This is one of the best things I think I have ever bought. I got this for a family vacation where there is always a fight over who gets to charge their phone. This gave everyone the chance to use it and having the part that reaches to the backseat was PRICELESS!!! My son could charge and play at the same time, which was lovely. I highly recommend this to parents with more than one child!!" β€”Leigh-Anne L.

    14. A Migrastil roll-on stick to help evaporate your migraine or tension headache within minutes. Just apply the blend of essential oils (including lavender, spearmint, and peppermint) onto your temples, forehead, and the back of your neck β€” and POOF! Relief is here.

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    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    Promising review: "Years ago a massage therapist I went to used a cream at my temples that helped greatly with headaches & nausea. I have tried to find that scent for years. THIS IS IT!! I use it daily on my temples & the back of neck just below my hairline. It helps 100% with the nausea I suffer from meds I take. Many of my headaches I can prevent from going to a migraine by applying again at start of headache. I take so many meds because of autoimmune disease's that I like not having to pop another pill for my headaches. I am the most skeptical person you will find when it comes to homeopathic or oils etc., but this works!!" β€”DVS

    Check out a BuzzFeeder's review to learn more about why she loves this!

    15. A six-inch personal heater that'll get the job done for anyone who's always cold. *cough, office that's air conditioned all winter, cough*

    It's only six inches tall but streams out heat up to several feet away!

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in four colors).

    Promising review: "This mini heater is perfect for keeping my desk warm without tripping any breakers. It's super portable, cute, and can fit back in my desk drawer for storage between cold months. My co-worker's giant metal heater can't claim that!" β€”Dan

    16. A bottle of No Pore-Blem primer to smooth out the canvas of your skin pre-foundation, diminishing the look of pores and uneven skin β€” all while protecting and adding moisture, thanks to collagen and green tea extract!


    Get it from Amazon for $13.90.

    Promising review: "I wanted to give this product 10 stars.. But was only limited to 5. This stuff is AMAZING!!!! I'm almost 30, and my face has become super oily... Like I can fry chicken on it by the end of the day. So for months I've neglected wearing any kind of foundation or makeup in general. After reading reviews I figured I would give this a try. The glow it gives you is AWESOME!!! it makes my skin so soft.... I'm probably going to wear just this and no foundation 50% of the time. I went for it and did my whole face and ladies.. You know that could mean several steps of products...After the Ttexas heat...And the sun..And amounts of sweat. My face was PERFECT......STILL! No oil... No smears... No pores... This is literally sent from heaven!!!! My ONLY dislike is the fact that you cant purchase this in five-gallon buckets!" β€”Jessica

    17. An outlet timer that'll automatically shut off after one, two, four, or eight hours, because we've all had that "Wait... did I shut off the curling iron/slow-cooker/lava lamp?" moment.


    You can also set it to the "hold" setting if you don't want to use the timer at that moment. Besides curing your curling iron anxiety (which, extremely me) the Amazon reviewer below had the great idea to use it to charge their phone without leaving it plugged in for too long!

    Get it from Amazon for $11.49.

    Promising review: "I love this product. I use it only for my cell phone charger cable so it won't overcharge all night. I set it on for two hours and my phone and I wake up in the morning to a fully charged phone. I've heard its not good for a battery to be connected to a charger for long hours." β€”Scott

    18. A BodyGlide blister-preventing balm, because holiday and New Year's parties are here, and you don't want to be in pain on the dance floor when you forget to break in those fancy shoes.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    Promising review: "I thought this stuff was a bunch of BS, I was like pssh what a waste of $8 ON AMAZON FOR THIS LITTLE THING. Well, I put it on today on spots where my flats rub off the skin. My feet survived an entire day, INTACT! Highly recommend. This product made wearing shoes that rub on your ankles/backs of your feet doable!!!!" β€”Jamie

    19. A silicone popper so you can make up to 14 cups of popcorn in the microwave for the whole group β€” and everyone can add whatever toppings (light salt, heavy salt, DIY kettlecorn, chocolate drizzles, etc) they're craving.

    It's *also* collapsible so you can store it easily in a drawer.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.87 (available in eight colors).

    Promising review: "Okay, so I am a very skeptical shopper. This is especially true when a product has a fair amount of hype behind it. After reading reviews for this popcorn maker, I decided to give it a shot. I did not realize how much I would use this product until I tried it for the first time. My girlfriend and I have made popcorn several times per week since receiving it. We love it so much because we can experiment with different flavorings, oils, butters, and salts to create popcorn that is 100 times better than anything we have ever bought in a store. I loved it so much, that I actually bought more for my popcorn-loving friends and family!" β€”Amazon Customer

    20. A beyond-fluffy Bliss brightening and hydrating mask made with marshmallow extract for glowing, moisturized skin after just 10-15 minutes., Amazon

    Promising review: "I have a lot to say about this face mask. I’ve never tried a brightening mask before (or anything from Bliss), I decided to because my skin was looking a bit dull and dry. I’m so happy I gave this mask a try because it goes on so easily, has a very nice whipped creamy texture. The mask dries in about 15 mins, easy to wash off and does not leave my skin feeling dry. I notice my skin is glowing after each use and A LOT smoother. Sometimes I can’t stop touching my face because it’s so soft. It’s a great addition to my skin care routine, I use it twice a week." β€”Melissa

    21. A trio of snowball makers so you can get your Buddy the Elf on in no time flat, no North Pole training required.

    Get a set of three from Amazon for $12.95.

    Promising review: "Easy enough for a 4-year-old girl to use. She made 10 snowballs in just two minutes. And two minutes later, all the snowballs are shooting on me. We had a great fun snowball fighting." β€”acheyueliang

    22. A Contigo self-sealing travel mug so you can keep your coffee hot and spill-free, because no one wants to be scalded before their caffeine even kicks in.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (originally $24.99).

    Promising review: "This is thee BEST creation ever and IDK why I didn't purchase one earlier in life lol!! This cup is 100% spill proof and is ever so conducive to my daily lifestyle. I live in NY and the busy train traffic causes me to have to use my hands sometimes and I can't because I have to hold my morning brew. This cup makes that so much easier to toss in my purse without worry of spilling the substance. The lock feature gives that extra sense of safety that if the button autoseal button is accidentally pressed nothing will spill. It also keeps my coffee hot for a long period of time. I usually leave my house at 8am and my coffee is hot through out my morning meetings, which end sometime around 11am. Definitely an investment, I actually talked a couple of co-workers into purchasing one and they LOVE it." β€”Pea

    23. And a window-insulation kit that'll also help keep your heating bills down β€” no more warmth (and money) going out while the drafts come in.

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    Get a three-window kit from Amazon for $6.59 (also available in five- and ten-window, as well as patio door and large window kits).

    Promising review: "Very easy to use once you get the hang or it. I live in an apartment building with very drafty windows and electric heat; this insulation saves me a lot of money on my winter heating costs, and I've gotten really good at making it nearly invisible over the years." β€”Julie

    24. I'm A Homeowner, Now What?, a logbook to help you keep track of everything you need to know: contacts for electricians and plumbers, checklists for routine maintenance, planning space for updates and renos, info on appliances like water heaters, and more.


    Get it from Amazon for $11.66.

    Promising review: "This was an amazing organizing tool when I sold my house. I was able to leave information on the home I was selling for the new buyer. Wish someone would have done this for me. Recommend that realtors purchase and give to clients." β€”Cynthia

    25. A motion-detecting toilet light that'll glow any of 16 colors β€” so you don't miss the bowl no matter what, trip over cords in the dark, stub your toe, or make another 3 a.m. bathroom trip mishap, without needing to waste electricity or install a nightlight.


    With a 4.5/5-star rating and over 2,800 five-reviews, you know you can trust it.

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    Promising review: "I am pregnant and get up to use the bathroom multiple times a night. This little gadget has been awesome. It provides a good amount of light but not too much to wake up my sleeping husband. It has multiple colors and the motion sensor is great. Plus it only lights up when you need it, unlike a night light. It is also really easy to set up. Love it!" β€”K. Adler

    26. A pair of yoga pants (with or without pockets) that *won't turn sheer* you can wear working out, lounging at home, or running errands. Basically you'll want to wear them allllll the time.

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (originally 19.99; available in sizes XS–2X and 34 colors, both with and without pockets).

    Promising review: "Was a little nervous about them being see through or not fitting perfect, you know, because you can't try on something you order online. BUT I was pleasantly surprised when they arrived and fit PERFECTLY. When I squat they stay put, I don't have to pull them up constantly AND THEY'RE NOT SEE THROUGH!! thank goodness!! Right?! Anyway, in my humble opinion these are a great investment and well worth the purchase. I will be ordering more soon!! UPDATE!! Since my first purchase I have bought the wine red, blue, army green, hot pink, and teal leggings. I wash them and let them air dry but I have a few times used the dryer and they're fine. They don't get those annoying ugly fabric balls in the inner thigh area. The material holds up great in the gym doing squats, dead lifts, stretching, and running.. for the price point I am still amazed and impressed at the quality." β€”Jillian Lehr

    27. A white noise machine with 28 different, non-looping sounds so you can sleep soundly instead of changing "GO TO SLEEP" every night at 3 a.m.

    Including 12 various white noises, 12 fan noises, and four nature sounds.

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95.

    Promising review: "I have had trouble falling and staying asleep for the last several years. This was a welcome product. I find that the background noise is very soothing and quickly enables sleep. I have not awakened in the morning tired since having this. I really like it. It was a gift that I thought was junk. However, after trying it and using it for a week, I won't be without it again! Wonderful!" β€”OldComputerDoc

    28. Heat-retaining socks with a super fluffy brushed lining, because when your tootsies get that winter chill, it's hard to get them to *ever* warm up again. You don't need to chafe them or huddle by the radiator; these soft socks will take care of everything.


    Get a three-pack from Amazon for $13.98.

    Promising review: "OMG, these socks are amazing! Incredibly soft and comfortable, I am wearing them all the time, and ordered a second set. My feet get cold easily, and it's been a struggle to find a perfect fit; all socks were either too large or too thick or tight or not warm enough β€” until I tried these. And the price is pretty fair for the set of three pairs. I wish there was a better color selection but other than that, they are perfect. Highly recommend!" β€”Tatiana

    29. An under-cabinet jar opener to shorten the time before you can crunch into that perfect pickle without straining your wrist or frustratedly banging the edge of the lid with a spoon.

    Get it from Amazon $13.95.

    Promising review: "A simple but very useful product. We have purchased 6 of them for our own use plus to give as gifts. The bottom line is this product works, does what it claims it will do which is to remove jar lids. It is easy to mount underneath a cabinet, in the kitchen. So far my wife nor I have found a lid we can't remove using this device. With it permanently mounted it is always in the same place and not lost in some drawer. We have one in the kitchen of our house and our motorhome. It is well built and should last for many years. Everything needed to install is included." β€”Joe B.

    Who else is now craving a pickle?


    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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