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    39 Things Under $20 That Mean Business

    For these products, the effective, efficient, inexpensive venn diagram is a circle.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A scent-free, biodegradable odor eliminator for those stinks you didn't think you'd ever smell the end of. It bonds with ~odor molecules~ to get rid of the stink, without leaving any perfume-y smells behind.

    Three bottles of the odor remover
    Amazon

    Dead mice, run-ins with skunks, pet messes, years of cigarette smoke — reviewers have stopped them ALL with this spray.

    Get a pack of three bottle sizes from Amazon for $19.95.

    Promising review: "I have seen the commercials for others with claims of removing odors (and tried them too) but I have used this for years and will continue too use it. Zero Odor works where all others have failed. The first time I used it we were clean out an apartment to prepare it for new people and the prior tenants had cats...what a strong, offensive odor they left behind. I thought nothing would work and we would have to completely refinish the entire area and that would have cost a fortune, well Zero Odor was a last ditch effort because we had tried about seven or eight other things already, from chemical cleaners (hours of labor) to every type of spray I could find and none of them even put a dent in it, a few masked it for about an hour but that was all they did. I purchased Zero Odor specifically for this problem area, I sprayed everything, walls, floor, ceiling and the closet too. We came back the next day and it was totally free of any odors at al, it was 100% clear and clean. Keep mind the placed smelled so bad before that we had to keep the windows open, well Zero Odor became a part of my cleaning kit from that day on and I will never go without it. This one works, plain and simple. I have no idea how but when everything else failed Zero Odor did it and continues to time after time. Let the others claim whatever they want but this product does exactly what it says with no compromise, not even a hint of the old odor is left behind. No way around this one, it's great stuff." —Stonington

    2. A two-pack of mint-flavored teeth whitening pens you can just brush on and remove those deep-set coffee, tea, and wine stains — without all the hassle of those trays or strips.

    A reviewer's teeth in a before/after: yellower on top and whiter on the bottom
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    Just twist the bottom, and paint onto your teeth. Each pen has 20 uses, and you can see how much you've used through the handy transparent tube!

    Promising review: "I always worry whether this stuff will actually work, look good, be easy to use, taste decent, be safe for my teeth... and this stuff has it all and I'm more than impressed! This photo is just after TWO uses!! Love this product!" —Lil Mama Mindy

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $16.99.

    3. A mini-size bottle of Milk's Hydro Grip primer, because as the name suggests it holds fast to your makeup all day long *while* keeping your skin hydrated and radiant, thanks to a blend of blue agave extract, cannabis seed extract, and aloe water. You've seen it on TikTok, so it's time to give it a try.

    Three photos of a model in makeup to show how the primer makes it last: in the morning, midday, and after 12 hours
    Sephora

    Get it from Sephora for $15 (and when you're ready to commit, get the full size for $32).

    Promising review: "After purchasing this I don't/won't use any other primer & the others I've tried just don't come close to the hydro grip primer. After you apply this to your face u wait a minute for it to activate then apply your foundation & you'll be amazed at how smooth it glides on, how much less product you use because it's actually staying on your face not your brush!! I also love how it doesn't make your face feel oily or greasy at all! Definitely recommend!! This is my go to primer!" —Blumorph1

    4. A completely reusable sponge (run it through the washing machine or dishwasher for cleaning) made from terry cloth on one side, cotton flannel on the other, and polyester mesh for a super effective clean that's also better for the earth.

    Three sponges in different prints
    Marley's Monsters / Etsy

    The prints are also just super cute!

    Promising review: "I’ve been searching for a dish sponge alternative for a long time. I bought one of these to try it out. I loved it so much I bought three more!! Excellent quality, flexible, soft but scrubs well with the mesh, keeps a good lather... all in all even better than a regular dish sponge! I’m thrilled! No more plastic trash dish sponges for me!! Thank you!! 💙🌎💚" —Jessica Hames

    Get it from Marley's Monsters on Etsy for $10 (also available in a three-pack for $28; available in four colors).

    Marley's Monsters is a woman-owned shop based in Oregon (and home to the ~original~ Un-Paper Towel) making eco-friendly essentials for everyday use.

    5. An anti-fogging spray to keep your glasses crystal clear while you stay Masked-Up. One quick spritz, let it sit and dry on your lenses, and you're good to go!

    A reviewer in a mask and glasses with no fogging, and holding the spray bottle
    amazon.com

    While many, many reviewers have found this product helpful, there are a few things to keep in mind! It's meant for non antireflective-coated lenses, and you need to apply the right way. Spray a bit on *both* sides of your lenses, then use your fingers to rub it in (across the full surface of the lens). Let it sit for 60 seconds, then wipe with a soft, dry cloth. Then you're good to go, so get ready to break out 🎵I can see cleeearrrly now! 🎵

    Get it from Amazon for $10.55.

    Promising review: "Like just about everyone with glasses, mine kept fogging up while wearing a COVID mask. I was looking to find something that would help with this and this product was perfect. You still get a tiny bit of fogging as you breathe out, but it instantly clears. This is a game-changer. I ordered another bottle immediately for my glass-wearing child." —zork2112

    6. A pack of comforting heating pads made with ~botanicals~ when those annoying cramps kick in and you can't kick back with a hot water bottle (or overheating laptop). These should help!

    The card-sized heating pad, held by a model
    Rael

    Promising review: "Amazing! If you like heating pads during that lovely time just get it.. It says they last for six hours or something but I've had a few/all stay warm and comforting for over 15 hours! They are perfect." —SMFB

    Get a pack of three from Rael for $6 (also available in a larger pack and via subscription).

    7. A pocket-sized, safer-to-use cutting tool for making small jobs (cutting tape, opening boxes) quicker and easier and tough jobs (that clamshell packaging) less frustrating.

    A collage of images showing a hand using the rounded tool to cut packing tape, blister packaging, plastic bags, and clamshells
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $6.89.

    Promising review: "I have a medical disorder that causes my fingers to lose dexterity in cold, and in my job, I have to go into a freezer and open taped up boxes every day. I was having way too much trouble getting the tape off, and didn't want to use a bulky box cutter. So I found this, put them on my keys, and it is ready to go immediately. It hasn't cut me, and I grab my keys over and over a day (I'm a delivery driver) and have yet to be injured. I love this thing! The blade is tiny, but strong. It does not retract, but it's still safe." —Rachel C.

    8. A Luminoodle — an LED lighting strip you can affix to the back of your TV for a backlighting effect that'll create sharper images, increase color contrast, and reduce eye strain.

    A reviewer's TV: hazier and too bright in some places before, and sharper and clearer with the backlighting after
    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in six sizes).

    Promising review: "You will be surprised how well this works. I though it was a gimmick — but then read several articles about the benefits of bias lighting and though I would give it a try. Setting it up takes about five minutes — very simple. The surprise comes when you turn on the TV with the bias lighting and the picture POPS! The contrast and the black level jumps and the picture looks significantly improved! It supposedly relieves eye strain but I have never really had a problem with that so I can't comment on that." —Rgd18

    9. An ~enjoy-a-bowl~, a genius two-bowl system for picky dogs and cats. Put their fave food in the lower bowl, the food they need to eat in the upper bowl, and the aroma will waft up and help them enjoy their dinner more!

    Bacon in the lower bowl, topped with a plate with holes to let the smell rise, and kibble in the top bowl
    instagram.com

    Get them from Enjoy-A-Bowl for $16.99+ (available in two sizes and five colors).

    Enjoyabowl is a Black-owned business based in Las Vegas and owned by veterinarian and inventor Dr. Joe Owens who created the bowl to help picky pets and help keep pets healthier and living longer lives. You can clean the bowls in the dishwasher or wash them by hand.

    10. A fan-favorite Wet brush with a cult following for a reason. It'll detangle even the most stubborn hair...WITHOUT ripping it from your scalp.

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    Promising review: "I am that girl who wakes up in the morning with a HUGE knot in the back of my head! I DREAD getting out of the shower, with a wide tooth comb and painfully brushing out my hair. It takes about 15–20 minutes! With this new brush, at first I couldn't believe it was actually brushing my hair (no pain) by the end of a few minutes, ALL of my knots were gone and my hair felt silky and smooth! WOW! Thank you Wetbrush!" —Chrissy

    Get it from Amazon for $7.19 (available in 21 colors and patterns).

    And if you have curly or coily hair, reviewer's swear by this ergonomically designed detangling brush with cone-shaped bristles that separate tangles by pulling them apart sideways, not tugging them down. Get it from Amazon for $12.88 (available in five colors).

    11. A silicone earbud organizer that'll end the nightmare of tangled cords once and for all, keeping your end table more organized and helping the wires last longer.

    The teal organizer with cord wrapped around it and a band to secure in place
    Amazon

    Get them from Amazon for $5.99 (available in 10 colors and also in packs of two and three)

    Promising review: "We all know the frustration of spaghetti tangled cords. This thing is perfect. Wrap around, button in place, done. Holds the whole spaghetti mess neatly and makes it easier to use later. Love it. Bought two, gave one to my sister. She loves hers, too. She uses earbuds, I use these over the ear headphones. Works great on both." —C. Posley

    12. A pomegranate de-seeder to keep you from splurging on prepared fruit — just pop the cut-in-half pomegranate on top, and tap with a spoon until every seed comes out. Your favorite superfood is ready to eat, and you didn't even have to get super annoyed.

    Crystalia

    It also comes with another attachment for juicing lemons and other citrus!

    Promising review: "This is my favorite purchase of the year. Didn’t know that deseeding a pomegranate could be so easy! bye-bye red pomegranate stains on my clothes." —Marry Howard

    Get it from Crystalia for $17.95.

    13. A super-speedy wine stain remover so you can quickly undo your roommate's sloshing all over your pristine white couch and carpet, without losing your ~temper-nillo~.

    A before/after of a red wine stain being removed from a white fuzzy blanket
    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $13.16.

    Promising review: "Totally impressed! The unassuming generic packaging and label left me a bit skeptical but this stuff is almost as exciting as the wine I spilled! This cabernet stain sat on my ivory faux fur blanket for over a month before I tried this product. Completely gone in one try! Get this. Seriously. You won’t be disappointed." —Persian Tess

    14. A five-piece set of rose gold makeup brushes with super soft, densely packed synthetic hair for seamless application and blending. Plus, they'll look gorgeous displayed on your vanity.

    The set of oval brushes with black handles in various sizes
    Amazon

    Get them from Amazon for $11.69 (for a set of five or a larger set of all black brushes for $11.99)

    Promising review: "After seeing these type of makeup brushes plastered all over Instagram, I decided to try them out. They were cheap enough so I figured if I didn't like 'em, no harm really done. Well, I LOVE them. I haven't used my other makeup brushes or my sponge since. The two larger ones I use for liquid foundation and under-eye concealer. The largest one is also fantastic to smooth out & blend your makeup look. The three smaller ones I use to contour and highlight. These work with both powder and liquid. I also feel like these are more sanitary than the beauty blender I was using every day (though I cleaned it often). I can't believe I waited this long to try them!" —Liz

    15. A set of nonstick bags that'll basically transform your toaster into a frying pan. That's right, they're perfect for whipping up an ooey gooey grilled cheese when you can't really manage the whole stove thing.

    A sandwich in the bag in the toaster
    Amazon

    Plus they're dishwasher safe, so you don't need to do any washing up by hand — you can reuse them 50–100 times! They're also great if you have someone with a gluten intolerance in the household!

    Get a six-pack from Amazon for $9.99.

    Promising review: "I bought this for my elderly mom who loves grilled cheese sandwiches. I was skeptical that this bag on the toaster would work but it did! Only think I would suggest is after you toast the sandwich, let it sit for a few minutes so the cheese melts better. I prepared it and gave it to her straight away. Bread was toasted on the outside. Clean up was easy... all in all impressive!" —Christopher Carnrick at Pirate Palms

    16. A body brush you can use dry or wet with a mix of soft, sturdy bristles and massaging nodules to banish dry and dead skin cells, help increase circulation, and make your skin G L O W.

    A reviewer holding the round brush with a mix of bristles and silicone massagers
    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    Promising review: "I really thought this whole dry brushing thing was going to be stupid. But my skin was dry and dimply and I was ready to try anything. I noticed a difference after the first use. I KID YOU NOT! My skin looks smoother and feels softer. I use it every night before my shower and the next day my skin looks so nice. I did not notice the brush 'shedding' as others have mentioned. The little rubber nubs feels really nice. I am really enjoying this brush." —Amazon Customer

    17. A set of tab divider sticky notes so you can make notes *on top* of your notes or those EXPENSIVE textbooks and find them easily, rather than scrambling at the last minute and looking through all 27 notebooks scattered around your room.

    The set of dividers sectioning off a notebook, each in a different bright color, and showing the lines on the large (quarter-page) sticky notes you can write on
    Amazon

    Get a set of 60 notes in assorted colors from Amazon for $4.29.

    Promising review: "I purchased these for my day planner but use them for so many other things. These stick well and are in six bright colors. They come in a little book like case that helps keep them clean and protected when not in use. They are easy to peel and stick and then remove again as necessary. They do not damage books or papers at all. I use these for my day planner, noting recipes in cookbooks, taking notes in various craft books, taking notes on important documents so I remember what I need to do with them later. I will be buying these again when I run out." —Sarah Lee

    18. An electric fabric defuzzer, because hand-picking all the pills off your favorite sweater is not a cute look. This under-$15 tool will bring it back to its former glory!

    A before/after of a knit showing all the pills removed
    amazon.com

    These'll shave 'em right off with one pass — without damaging your sweaters.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (available in five colors).

    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 Jensen

    19. An easy-to-use jewelry cleaning brush for polishing up your new-ish or decades-old precious stones. AKA spend less than $7 now and make your diamond look like it cost twice as much.

    An emerald diamond ring before/after to show how much more sparkly and less cloudy it is
    amazon.com

    It's filled with a cleansing + polishing solution to rid stones of clouding dirt and oil and ensure every facet shines. Just twist the bottom of the pen to dispense the fluid and brush on!

    Get it from Amazon for $6.95.

    Promising review: "Don't get me wrong — my wedding ring was gorgeous before. It did sparkle and still made me smile every day. However...after using this..*oh my goodness*! After one use of the Diamond Dazzle Stik..my ring is absolutely breathtaking! I knew my ring got dirty now and then, simply from sweating and being outside in the elements. However, I never realized just how much dinge and schmutz marred my beautiful diamond until I cleaned it. It literally took my breath away with its fiery, dazzling brilliance! My wedding ring is something that always makes my heart beat a little faster: for its beauty, for what it represents...and now, my smile is even bigger and my heart skips a beat a little more as I gaze upon this amazing clarity. It is an amazing value with mind-blowing, beautiful results!" —liltreeclimber

    20. A tube of Glossier's Boy Brow eyebrow gel to make thickening, filling in, and grooming your brows easier than ever — the tinted gel formula and mascara-like wand do it all with just one swipe!

    Glossier

    Get it from Glossier for $16 (available in four shades, plus a clear formula).

    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

    Check out our full Boy Brow review here (one of several Glossier products we totally swear by).

    21. A pack of waterproof blister bandages so you can break in any shoes without stress. They thick enough to protect and prevent blisters (like moleskin), but also made of hydrocolloid to treat any existing blisters while you wear 'em.

    The packet of bandages with the three sizes: long and narrow, round with side strips, and oval
    Amazon

    On a family trip to Rome in 2019, my dad brought new shoes (???? terrible idea!!) and got really bad blisters. Luckily his Virgo daughter had these bbs along and enabled him to walk in much more comfort until they healed. I *always* have these along on trips.

    Get a pack of 12 (three different sizes) from Amazon for $12.99.

    Promising review: "Great bandages! These are easy to use and so soft. They stayed on during a shower which impressed me as well. They are the perfect size and so comfortable. I also appreciated the fact that they didn't come off in my shoe which is always a problem for me! Love the little case for them which I can easily throw in my purse. Great blister bandages!" —CTSmith

    22. Versed's Just Breathe clarifying serum, which works to de-congest pores, control excess sebum production, and reduce inflammation (thanks, niacinamide, zinc, and willow bark extract!). Pro tip: apply to your skin while still damp for better absorption.

    The dropper-style bottle of serum
    Versed

    Get it from Versed for $19.99.

    Promising review: “I’m on my third bottle and I’m so relieved to have it in my life. Im in my mid-twenties and started getting hormonal acne. Specifically around my chin and jaw line. Nothing was helping and every time I got near my period, I would break out at the same spots, and it would take my skin weeks to recover only to break out again. By day two my skin already was less red and it completely had my breakouts under control for my next period. For me some period break outs are worse than others and even if I get a breakout its very small and gone fast.” —Laurasogo

    And enter our exclusive promo code BUZZFEED15 for 15% off!

    23. A Yeti lowball tumbler to stylishly keep your hot drinks hot and your cold drinks cold (no more diluted ice water whiskey) for way longer while hanging in your backyard.

    A model holding the black and stainless lowball
    Yeti

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in 14 colors).

    Promising review: "Bought two for drinks on the beach. Performed incredibly! Ice lasted all day in the hot Florida sun! So impressed, we bought two more plus a set for our friends. Well done. Top notch." —Duke fans now

    24. A bottle of spray adhesive for all your crafting needs or your kids' art projects (looking at you, poster board that has to be bought at 9 p.m. the night before it's due). One quick spray is all you need for effortless securing — you can even reposition before it's dry.

    The bottle of elmer's spray adhesive
    Office Depot

    Did this exist when I was a kid?? Why didn't I know about this?

    Get a bottle from Office Depot for $6.29.

    Promising review: "Bought this spray adhesive to attach flimsy paper maps to chart paper. Easy to direct the adhesive spray. No bubbles. Excellent adhesion. Plenty of product in the can." —Teri

    25. A Vivienne Sabó mascara reviewers swear by to majorly lengthen and thicken their lashes. When someone asks you what mascara you use, you can just say "Oh, it's French."

    amazon.com

    It's cruelty-free, smudge-proof, and removes easily at the end of the day with water.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95.

    Promising review: "I never write reviews for things, but this mascara was just so great I felt like I had to! I love lashes, and my friends are used to me wearing thick coats of mascara at all times. Despite this, I got complimented on my lashes basically every time I wore this mascara this week. Multiple people even asked if I had extensions! This mascara isn't clumpy at all, and makes your lashes super long and defined without sticking them together. I've never had any problems with flaking, and although it isn't waterproof, I've definitely used eyedrops, shed a tear, and gotten stuck in rain without them smudging or running down my face. All in all this is my new holy grail mascara, and I'm thrilled!!" —Sophie Johnson

    26. A pack of peppermint and eucalyptus oil shower steamers to help open up your sinuses (those spring allergies...amirite?!) and make your shower feel like a spa. Relaxation isn't just for bath-takers, you know.

    The green flower-shaped tablets, which come in a pouch
    Sage Moon Soaps / Etsy

    Promising review: "Let me start by saying I have a lousy nose — I've suffered with swollen sinuses all my life, but these steamers are a breath of fresh air! I place one in my tub with HOT water on and allow the steam to reach it — poof...(ah☺️)...I can smell it fine! I am very happy with this product and look forward to my shower time even more. Lasts a long time too. I’m very satisfied." —Laurie M. Fernandez

    Get a pack of two from Sage Moon Soaps on Etsy for $9.50 (also available in a pack of four for $12.34).

    Sage Moon Soaps is a California-based Etsy shop making steamers, bath bombs, and other deliciously scented goods perfect for gifting.

    27. A stainless-steel, dishwasher-safe ice cream scoop with a ~chiseled edge~ and ergonomic grip to make dishing up a sundae feel less like arm day at the gym.

    The scooper with a bowl of ice cream
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $9.98+ (available in five colors).

    Promising review: "After hours of searching and comparing ice cream scoops I chose this one. I am VERY HAPPY with this purchase. It was delivered exactly on time and we immediately washed it so we could try it out. Wish we would've bought it sooner and saved the lives of our spoons ; -) We tried it on four different ice creams and it was like scooping whipped cream! This scoop is awesome!! Very heavy duty but not too heavy. It has a nice covering that makes it easy to grip especially since I have small hands. Its dishwasher safe and comes with a lifetime warranty!!! This is the only scoop you'll ever need to buy!" —Jackie R.

    28. A suede and nubuck brush to freshen up your favorite kicks from last year. It has *four* different surfaces for different cleaning needs so you can tackle any stain.

    A reviewer's black suede boots: the left covered in light brown dirt, the right completely clean and new-looking
    amazon.com

    The welt surface is designed for stronger cleaning of heavier scuffs and stains, the nylon bristles for gentler cleaning of small scuffs on fine suede, the arched half circle helps you clean rounded surfaces more (think toe boxes!), and the thin, protruding brush can access harder-to-reach crevices or grooves.

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    Promising review: "This little brush is the bomb. I have three pairs of suede shoes and they were starting to look really iffy. This thing is so easy to use — I'm usually able to get my shoes looking presentable in under 30 seconds. When I first opened it I thought it looked like an over equipped brush-army-knife hybrid, but after using it for a while you'll find that all of the different nubs and components of the brush have a function. I saw that some people purchase this along with some kind of suede conditioner — I've found that using only the brush has been effective. It is especially great for knocking off all of the NC mud and clay off of my boots without grinding it in. The brush seems durable and well made. I'm a fan!" —Alison B.

    29. A bottle of Ecoslay's Orange Marmalade, a curl definer *handmade* in one of the founders' kitchens, so it may take a while to arrive, but the results will be worth it.

    The pump bottle
    Ecoslay

    One of my besties just tried this after seeing the hype online, and when she sent me a photo of the definition and shine her curls had, I was floored. The definition was next level.

    Promising review: "Legitimate holy grail product, this stuff is incredible. I have mixed high-low porosity 3a-b curls. After torturing them with heat for the last 15 years I’ve been experimenting with the CGM and this is the best styling product EVER. Solid cast, amazing definition and shine, my curls are so soft and bouncy. Minimal stickiness and this stuff doesn’t weigh my curls down. Seriously - this stuff everything." —Anya Linda

    Get it from Ecoslay for $10+ (available in three sizes).

    Ecoslay is a Black-owned business, and as I mentioned above, the products are handmade in the founder Aria's kitchen, using sustainable ingredients that are good for you and your hair.

    30. A to-do list notepad for keeping track of your most important tasks, meetings, and habits and check them off in the most satisfying way.

    The notepad that says You've Got This on top
    Amazon

    It has a clock you can mark your appointments on, to-do list, space for notes, achievements, water in take, and meals and a *special section for the top three things that MUST get done today. I will be purchasing this asap.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    Promising review: "This product combines the most useful features of different daily planners. I love it!" —Kristin

    31. CeraVe's moisturizing cream to keep your skin from ~flaking~ on you, helping restore your skin's barrier to lock in moisture *without* ever turning greasy or oily.

    A reviewer's before/after showing the flaking around their mouth go away
    amazon.com

    It comes with a travel size of the hydrating cleanser too (which I, and just about everyone else, love).

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    Promising review: "I have oily but flaky skin in winter. It's really annoying, no matter how much I exfoliate or moisturize, my cheeks get flaky. I can't even wear foundation or powder because it will make the flaky texture more obvious... Anyway, out of pure desperation and tired of spending money on scrubs and moisturizers, I purchased it and started using this a few days ago. It has kept me flake free! It doesn't leave a greasy film, it sinks right into my skin. I even wore it with makeup today and my skin was smooth and flake free. My makeup stayed nice all day. I wish I had tried that sooner, I have the same problem every winter! I apply it from head to toe. It's awesome and you get so much product for the money." —MLK77

    32. A storage lid organizer you'll wish you bought years and years (and years) ago. It'll end the nightmare of trying to figure out which lid belongs to which container (or losing a lid...sigh) and put a stop to the cascade of containers that rains on your head when trying to find the right size. Virgos, rejoice!

    Lids organized in different sizes, in different sections of the trey
    Amazon

    The dividers are adjustable so you can customize your set depending on what size containers you have!

    Get the large size from Amazon for $19.99 (available in four sizes).

    Promising review: "I love, love, love this storage container. Sounds silly, but it changed my life. No longer do I have storage container Jenga! No more stuff falling out of the cabinet every time I open the cupboard. Now I can stack my lids in the organizer and my storage containers fit nicely on the shelf, and I have a lot of storage containers. I would definitely buy this again and again. Great product" —Laura H.

    33. A pair of moisturizing socks with a gel lining made of shea butter, aloe vera, and vitamin E to hydrate cracked and dry winter feet — and the individual toes ensure every inch gets the full spa treatment.

    A reviewer's feet in the blue toe socks
    amazon.com

    Get them from Amazon for $15.99 (available in sizes S (fits women's sizes 5-6.5)–L (fits men's and women's sizes 10+)).

    Promising review: "I have the worst feet in the planet. I usually sleep with Vaseline on them with socks over that. That helps, but I hate to put that much petroleum on my feet. I’ve tried everything. I sand my feet daily as well. These socks worked the very first time I slept with them overnight. Baby soft feet. Just an amazing product. I highly recommend." —TryAnythingOnce

    34. A draft stopper you can easily install (just peel and stick!) on your door to keep your home the temperature you *want* to to be, whether you're keeping the AC in during the summer or the cold out during the winter.

    The stopper on a door (matching the paint color in white)
    Amazon

    You can just the pieces to fit your door, too. And it can help keep bugs out, which 🙌.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99 (available in four colors).

    Promising review: "These are a must-have! I couldn’t believe how easy these were to apply. The material is very easy to cut with normal scissors and I was able to lay it on the door cut the exact length apply and noticed and immediate difference! We bought these for two doors leaking cold air into the house but it’ll also double to keep little bugs out! The material is very bendable which is nice if you open the door and it’s long it doesn’t damage anything it’s very rubbery." —Lindsay T.

    35. Slip-on knit sneaks that'll let you be ~flexible~ enough to stay comfy *and* stylish at the same time. Miracles happen, once in a while.

    The black sneakers with white soles
    Amazon

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes 4.5–13 and 22 colors and styles, both with and without laces).

    Promising review: "Absolutely the best pair of sneakers I’ve ever owned. I am 39 and a lunch lady, on my achy feet for every minute of my workday, 7:30 a.m.–2 p.m. These are the most comfortable shoes I think I’ve ever owned. They actually help my feet and whole body! I am able to do things after work instead of collapse in pain once I get home. I don’t care if they aren’t the most long-lasting shoe (though after over a week of all-day wear, they still look like new), I will be happy to keep repurchasing. They are very cute too, and look great with yoga pants and jeans, and I’m sure everything else I wear that is casual (basically my whole wardrobe). I plan on buying more colors and never being without them! I am so so happy I stumbled onto these shoes." —79mommy23

    36. A couple of extra large wool dryer balls (available scented or unscented) that'll ensure your laundry dries quicker and gets softer than ever, no matter how old your dryer is. Those towels that take FOR-E-VER (The Sandlot voice) to dry? No more.

    The dryer balls with different colors of thread
    Readhead n Blue / Etsy

    And they're tightly felted so they won't come unravelled. To quote the seller: "I have customers from 6+ years ago who still haven't needed to replace their high performing set of balls, so expect longevity!"

    Promising review: "This is my second purchase and love these wool dryer balls! I bought a second batch to work with the original ones I have! I pull my clothes out of the dryer and they are soft and not static. No more dry sheets for me! Thank you for your speedy service!" —Goldnted

    Get them from Redhead N Blue on Etsy for $8 each (available in 25 scents or unscented).

    Redhead n Blue is a Wisconsin-based small biz making all kinds of felted goodies.

    37. A spiral-bound password notebook with plenty of lines for each website for when you've added exclamation points and numbers since last time you logged in... but where?

    the notebook with sections for the website, username, passwords, and notes
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    Promising review: "This was honestly one of the best small purchases I’ve made on Amazon. As someone who’s constantly forgetting their passwords (and would rather have a small physical copy of them somewhere I can easily access and lock up instead of storing them electronically) this was perfect! The alphabetical tabs make it easy to flip through to the page I need, there’s a lot of space for writing all necessary account/password/security question info & it’s small enough to lock away. Love." —Jennifer

    38. A dishwasher cleaner and disinfectant to remove limescale, rust, grease, and other nasty buildup so your machine runs more efficiently than ever — while you just sit back and relax.

    A before/after of a reviewer's dishwasher, dirty and stained before and shiny and new looking after
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "After using this product, I am happy to report that my $5 investment saved me over $500. I was ready to replace my dishwasher, due to super cloudy glasses, residue, and just not getting clean. Then, I became aware that the water softener no longer was doing it's job, so I had the rental company replace it. Dishwasher performance improved somewhat. I decided to do two more loads before deciding to purchase a new one. Then I saw a product test review for Affresh in good housekeeping magazine. I was ordering some stuff from Amazon anyway, so I added that to my order. When it came, I tossed one of the tablets into the bottom of the full machine, per instructions, and ran the regular cycle. I did not expect the results I got! My glassware that I thought was permanently etched and ruined came out like new. Same with cutlery. The difference is unbelievable. I will use this faithfully on a monthly basis, as recommended. I can even put it on my subscribe and save order, so I will get a new pack every 6 months. I am amazed!" —Sheila

    Get a pack of six tablets from Amazon for $5.39.

    39. A Schick touch up razor to shape your eyebrows, remove peach fuzz hairs *and* dermaplane your skin, gently exfoliating and removing dead skin.

    Amazon

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $4.99.

    Promising review: "These little guys work perfectly for dermaplaning! I used one the other night after I washed and applied toner to my face. It’s been a couple days and my skin still feels baby soft. I didn’t have any sort of reaction or anything to the exfoliation which was nice because I have severe cystic acne. My makeup goes on so smooth and i finally have that glowing look I’ve been trying to get! I will definitely be buying these again." —Hannah Jean

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