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    26 Things I'm All Of A Sudden Realizing Basically Every Single Person Needs

    Do you need these? Yes. Everyone does.

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    1. A sonic toothbrush with multiple brushing modes to support different oral care needs, a timer to make sure you're brushing as long as you should, and (for you charcoal powder fans) *actual* charcoal bristles that safely remove stains while scrubbing your pearly whites.

    2. A wireless InkJet all-in-one color printer, because your home office could use a few upgrades — especially considering your "office" is just a cutting board balancing your laptop while you sit on the sofa.

    Graphic of phone connected to printer, the printer printing, and an illustration of the inside of the printer showing that it connects with Amazon Alexa

    3. A watermelon sleeping mask by Glow Recipe infused with watermelon extract, hyaluronic acid, and AHAs — a skin-smoothing serum that'll have your face glowing when they wake up.

    Pink skincare in glass jar

    4. A foaming garbage disposal cleaner so you can clean out your sink before your landlord decides to dispose of your deposit.

    5. A phone power bank for saving your cell when your battery seems to drop to 50% the second the temperature drops to 50 degrees.

    Small rectangular charger being pulled out of satchel

    6. A pack of pimple patches sure to blast away blemishes in the blink of an eye.

    7. A classic Carhartt watch cap that's gonna keep your head warm without any frills...f'real.

    8. A pack of seven dishwasher-safe stretch lids able to stretch to fit fruits, blenders, and lonely plastic containers. Say "Adieu!" to digging through drawers of mismatched lids or covering things up with flimsy plastic wrap!

    Person covering fruit bowl with adjustable silicone lid

    9. A bottle of fizzing tablets that easily wipe out coffee and tea stains from your favorite teapots and mugs. Honestly, these things work so well you're sure to be stunned.

    10. A makeup sponge with a slick, anti-absorbent exterior, so you can save on product and set a perfect foundation every time you put makeup on your face.

    Person using clear "sponge" on face

    11. A pet hair brush, because there's no way to ~brush off~ the need to remove pet fur from your furniture...unless you want your clothes, blankets, and guests covered in it as well.

    Reviewer before-and-after with sofa covered in white dog hair that is gone after using fur brush

    12. A set of decibel-reducing, noise-canceling earplugs that'll keep your ears safe the next time you're at a concert and currently keep you from crawling up the walls when your neighbors blast their own records all night long (speaking from experience).

    Earbuds with two extra plugs beside packaging

    13. A nourishing hand cream for giving your cuticles a little TLC when building a darling snowman makes your digits feel dreadful.

    Reviewer's hand with extremely dry and flaky cuticles that look healed and healthy after use

    14. A BuzzFeed Birchbox filled with hair and skincare products that are sure to make you feel fab.

    Several products displayed outside of packaging, showing the different skincare and makeup items inside box

    15. A cold brew maker that'll give you a shot of something special (i.e., espresso) whenever you want it — no need to leave the apartment ever again.

    Three images of the cold brew maker in different stages of use

    16. A collapsible popcorn popper for movie-enthusiasts who love popcorn, but would also love a healthy and eco-friendly alternative to wasteful microwavable bags.

    Silicone popcorn maker finished popping popcorn and being taken out of the microwave

    17. A pack of 16 hydrating skin masks that'll give you the soft skin of your teenage days, without the hormonal acne.

    18. A flameless plasma arc lighter with an extended handle that's sure to make lighting candles, grills, and fireplaces far easier. This really is the perfect ~match~ for anyone who always needs a little light.

    A person lighting several tall candles with the plasma arch

    19. A set of cart trolley bags for earth-friendly folks who would like an efficient, plastic-free, shopping experience.

    20. A flexible spoon with a 1-tablespoon measure that can stir, flip, and add the perfect amount of oil every time you sauté.

    Silicone spatula spoon with tablespoon mark

    21. A pack of washing-machine tablets that'll dissolve and wash away any odor-causing residue your sweat-stained competitive hopscotch laundry may have left behind.

    Person putting cleaning tablet inside washing machine

    22. And a dryer vent coil brush to grab all the gunk your favorite shedding fabrics leave behind.

    Small brush covered in lint from dryer with before and after showing the cleaned out corners of the dryer

    23. A detailing cleaning putty that'll pick up the dust in every nook and cranny of your car. This stuff is so fun you may finally understand why kids these days are so suspiciously into slime.

    Person cleaning AC in car with sticky goo

    24. A dishwasher safe garlic peeler to keep your freshly peeled garlic cloves intact and keep the peelings inside as your cloves pop out, making meal prep super simple.

    25. A 10-motor massage mat for everyone who knows that life is occasionally a pain in the neck (and back and shoulders *and* just about everywhere else).

    Graphic showing the mat flat on a sofa, in a sitting position. and folded up completely for storage

    26. And finally, an Instant Pot to basically replace your entire kitchen with one tiny appliance.

    Macaroni and cheese being made inside Instant Pot

    When I realize Christmas is over but I still want stuff:

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