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    Updated on Jul 14, 2020. Posted on Jul 10, 2020

    31 Somewhat Random Things From Target That'll Benefit You In The Long Run

    Long-term results can come in all kinds of packages.

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    1. A bottle of Pixi Glow Tonic that'll gently resurface your skin over time, revealing softer, more radiant skin, without the worry of damage or irritation.

    an orangey-pink bottle with a white label
    Target

    Promising review: "My complexion has never looked so even before! I also have less breakouts and I can tell that my skin all around is more healthy looking and glowing. I loved it so much I gave a bottle to my mom and sister. They both saw reduction in their sun spots and uneven skin texture on their forehead. We are all obsessed!"—KatieM

    Price: $15+ (available in two sizes)

    2. A refillable bathroom cleaning spray so you can keep your surfaces clean, save money, and reduce plastic waste. A triple threat!

    a model using the spray bottle of infuse cleaner to clean their bathroom counter
    Target

    Price: $7.99

    3. An Instant Pot Duo Crisp that won't just prepare dinner in a flash, it'll also crisp up just about any food you can think of. Truly a dynamic duo!

    a silver instant pot with a black lid
    Target

    Promising review: "LOVE our Instant Pot Duo Crisp. This is our first Instant Pot and air fryer so we have nothing to compare it to, but we’ve been using it most days for various things. The fryer is awesome. Doesn’t need to be in one layer — throw it in and toss it around! The instruction manual is severely lacking but the countless YouTube videos are amazing."—KellyF

    Price: $179.99

    4. A copy of Animal Crossing New Horizons perfect for those moments when you need a little bit of virtual relaxation on your own island with some cute animal pals.

    the cover of animal crossing
    Target

    Promising review: "I was never an Animal Crossing fan up until New Horizons and a pandemic happened. This game is not only perfect for a working person like myself but also great for children who have no other thing in life to do besides spend H O U R S behind a screen. You only need about two hours in the evening to get your game caught up and that's it because it has to reset itself overnight which I think is awesome because a lot of games these days will consume you and your children for hours and hours on end. I love that this is a wholesome game. I enjoy setting up my island, catching fish, planting flowers, and building things. It's a great escape at the end of the day."—jerr

    Price: $59.99 (available for the Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite)

    5. A bottle of sleep gummies with Melatonin, L-Theanine and more to hopefully gently lull you off to sleep and set you up for a great morning.

    a bottle with a purple label filled with purple gummies
    Target

    Promising review: "Amazing! I was laying awake for hours and could not fall asleep. I started taking these just on a whim because I was so frustrated with lack of sleep. I am fast asleep within 45 mins and stay asleep. I wake up feeling great and not groggy. Wasn’t crazy about the taste at first, but have gotten used to it now. Would definitely recommend!"—Amanda

    Price: $17.99

    6. A set of reusable gallon bags that are leak-proof, freezer-safe, and airtight. These babies are good for up to 300 uses — that's a lot of plastic bags you won't have to buy!

    a set of two reusable clear baggies
    Target

    Promising review: "AMAZING! Wish I had purchased these sooner. The 'zip' part is really secure and my kids have such an easier time closing these than traditional throw-away ziplock bags. I will be purchasing more and I love that I get two for the price of one compared to other brands out there. So worth it!"—PurpleJJ

    Price: $15.99 for a set of two

    7. A robotic vacuum so you can keep your floors clean with basically the minimum amount effort, but feel maximum productivity.

    a white circular robot vacuum next to an iphone
    Target

    Promising review: "It works great! Easy to use and picks up dirt and dust. It leaves the floors really clean."—JenD

    Price: $199.99 (originally $279.99)

    8. A weighted stuffed animal that'll help calm your kid (or you!) without the fuss or expense of a weighted blanket. A better night's sleep is definitely in the cards with one of these squishy toys.

    two children cuddling soft stuffed animals
    Target

    Promising review: "I ordered two of these huggable dragons for my son and myself. They are super soft and the weight is perfect. They help with anxious legs while watching TV or going to sleep. They were bigger than expected, which was awesome. All the little details are a great bonus."—Jen

    Price: $19.99

    9. An adjustable garment rack perfect for expanding your closet space, or just setting out your clothes for the next day — it's a great way to feel prepared and to start the day off right.

    a black standalone garment rack with a shoe shelf
    Target

    Promising review: "So I just moved and needed to add some essentials in my room. When I saw this in the aisle I knew I had to get it. I like wearing boots and jackets so having this garment holding me dearest clothes and shoes was a must. The assembly is easy but I did notice the paint does easily scratch off so be weary of what type of hangers you use."—Saul

    Price: $20

    10. A Dyson air purifier that'll remove allergens, smells, dander, and more from your environment to keep it fresh and clean.

    a small, circular fan-less air purifier in the middle of a living room
    Target

    Promising review: "We bought this for our bedroom because we have three dogs and they share the bedroom with us and they can be pretty stinky sometimes. The air purifier + fan is exactly what we needed to freshen up the room and improve the air quality. We have a 15-x-24-foot room and it works great in such a large space. It also has an app that you can use to monitor the air quality and turn it on and off from the app."—Vickie O

    Price: $399.99

    11. A natural deodorant with an aluminum-free formula that'll keep you smelling nice without clogging up the pores in your armpits.

    two sticks of coconut and vanilla deodorant with the word "native" written on it in brown
    Target

    Promising review: "I’ve tried several different deodorants, even men’s ones but none actually helped with B.O. until I found this gem. It smells amazing and really lasts throughout my workouts and crazy hectic shifts at work! I absolutely love it!"—K

    Price: $11.99

    12. A shoe rack that'll look classy in your entryway and also cut down on the time you have to spend cleaning up tracked-in dirt.

    a three-tiered show rack with a wooden tabletop and grey metal bar sides
    Target

    Promising review: "LOVE this shoe rack!! I was looking for something sturdy to be a 'catch all' in our laundry room where we always enter the house and our shoes tended to pile up. But also didn’t want it to be tacky because visitors also mostly use this door. This was PERFECT. I used two and was able to secure them together. It holds a lot of shoes and looks as nice as a shoe rack could possibly look. The fact that I can put something decorative on the top of the surface is what makes the biggest difference! Would 100% buy this again!"—Mel

    Price: $34.99

    13. A Brita pitcher because it's probably time to ditch the bottled water, and staying hydrated will be much easier if you have crisp, cold, clean water already on hand.

    a model pouring from a clear and turquoise brita pitcher
    Target

    Promising review: "Great pitcher, space saver in the fridge. I like that it has made it easy for my kids to get water quickly without making a mess because they can handle the smaller pitcher."—dma22

    Price: $17.99

    14. A Tile Mate that'll finally keep you from losing that one dang thing that keeps disappearing, whether it's your keys, your phone, or even your cat.

    a small square tile mate attached to a variety of different items
    Target

    Promising review: "I bought this for my husband as a gift and he loved it! It’s easy to set up and plays a loud melody. Another cool thing about this gadget is that it’s connected to your phone so if you can’t find your phone you can press the Tile button twice and your phone will loudly play a melody even if your phone is on silent. I ended up buying him a Tile for his wallet too, and I'm now considering buying more for our TV remotes."–Anonymous

    Price: $24.99

    15. An espresso and cappuccino maker because learning to make that morning latte at home will be a great idea, and there's never been a better time to practice.

    a black espresso machine
    Target

    Promising review: "I’ve been looking for an espresso maker and didn’t want to spend a lot of money for it. This is amazing! I am able to use and grind my own beans and it works so well. This is a great starter kit for short- and long-term use. I love it!!!! Makes delicious drinks and it’s easy to use."—MrsSheppard

    Price: $29.99

    16. A Google Nest thermostat that'll save you money on energy, keep your living spaces comfortable, and let you change the temperature from absolutely anywhere.

    a white circular gadget stuck on a wall with the temperature digitally displayed in the middle
    Target

    Price: $169.99

    17. An ultra-light facial sunscreen so comfortable you'll actually want to use it every day, and consistently protect your skin from damage.

    a bottle of la-roche posay sunscreen
    Target

    Promising review: "Excellent. Absorbs very quickly. I have used this for a few years now and it's the only one that doesn't make your face feel heavy like other products. It is highly recommended."—Ed

    Price: $29.99

    18. A Shea Moisture hair masque that'll promote strong, healthy hair and help it stand up to whatever dye, heat, or treatment that you throw at it.

    a twist-off tub of the treatment mask
    Target

    Promising review: "This is the best deep conditioner I've ever used, and I'm not saying that lightly. I have 3B curly hair that I color every couple of months so my hair requires a lot of moisture to look good. I have tried various brands of hair products and always come back to Shea Moisture. This masque is very moisturizing, which helps me detangle my curls painlessly, and it smells wonderful. It's the only masque I use now."—LovelyLisbel

    Price: $11.99

    19. A pack of dishwasher cleaner to remove scum, buildup, gunk, and more, leaving you with a non-smelly dishwasher that'll get your dishes way cleaner.

    the package of dishwasher cleaner
    Target

    Promising review: "Love this cleaner! It’s the only one I will use. Just throw it in with a load of dishes once a week and your dishwasher will looks sparkling new on the inside. You can even get away with not using this every week with how well this works."—Gabriella

    Price: $4.99

    20. A microwave popcorn maker that'll eliminate the mess and expense of the bagged stuff, and open up a whole new world of flavor options.

    a bowl of freshly popped popcorn
    Target

    Promising review: "Great little popcorn maker. It is very convenient and easy to use. Cleanup is very quick. The popcorn maker is quite heavy on the bottom so it does not blow over in the microwave when it is popping. I am diabetic and try to watch the types of snacks I consume. When I actually read the contents of the microwave popcorn I had been eating for years, I quickly stopping eating it and sought another alternative. The Nordicware Quick Pop allows me to have a more healthy treat. It also helps me with portion control. I did find that I can not leave the popcorn past 2:50 without it burning using my 1,000-watt appliance."—RSave

    Price: $6.49

    21. A quip toothbrush with a built-in timer that'll make sure you're actually brushing your teeth for the recommended amount of time, and not under- or over-cleaning those pearly whites.

    a model holding a sleek metallic pink toothbrush
    Target

    Promising review: "I have been using this toothbrush for a couple of weeks. I bought the metal version. I switched from a regular nonelectric brush. My teeth feel as clean as they do after a professional cleaning at the dentist. I was worried about committing to a toothbrush that I had to pay to switch out batteries and a brush head. However, it is about self-care and it isn't a huge expense when I think of all the coffee I buy out during the week. This is weird, but I have actually gotten compliments on my teeth over the last week or so... not sure what that says for my old toothbrush."—Tarah

    Price: $40+ (available in five colors)

    22. A lightweight hammock that'll be easy to attach to anything, so you can soak up some vital Vitamin D, whether it's in your backyard, on your terrace, or out on a hike.

    a model laying in a blue hammock
    Target

    Promising review: "Great hammock for a great price! This hardly takes up any room so it’s easy to put away between uses. Simple setup: I was relaxing in it five minutes after I got home with it. Comes with straps. Very thin material makes it breathable, but it’s very sturdy at the same time. This was a great purchase!!!"—mishmosh624

    Price: $29.99

    23. A set of wireless headphones because there's nothing like the feeling of being untethered from your phone, whether you're working out or just working at your desk.

    a pair of over-the-ear black and gold headphones
    Target

    Promising review: "I love these headphones! I bought them for work to mask background noise and conversations. I am very pleased with the sound quality — especially for the price. I feel like I’m listening to my own private concert. They are also very comfortable to wear — no more earbuds for this girl!"—JamminAtWork

    Price: $59.99 (available in three colors)

    24. A set of light-filtering curtains that'll let some light in while still protecting your privacy. Plus, curtains help save on energy costs, so these are a perfect middle ground on all fronts.

    a set of light grey curtains
    Target

    Promising review: "These curtains let in just the right amount of light! I wanted something for the French doors in our living room that wouldn’t let 100% of the light in but wouldn’t block it all out either. The grey is a nice muted, sophisticated color for the living room. I like the stylish touch from the grommets."—Anonymous

    Price: $19.99+ (available in three sizes and nine colors)

    25. A set of glass cooktop cleaning pads to help remove burnt-on messes with a minimum of effort and no extra cleaning product — these guys work with just water!

    a model using a purple sponge to clean a stovetop
    Target

    Price: $5.99 (for a set of two, originally $6.49)

    26. A Roku Express that'll let you stream just about anything from pretty much any TV. Plus, they have a basically magical feature, where you can search for anything you want and it will tell you where it's available to stream.

    the roku and its coordinating remote
    Target

    I have a Roku, and that's hands-down my favorite feature — I've been able to find old favorites that I never would have known were streaming, just by using the Roku's search.

    Price: $29.99

    27. A bottle of texturizing dry shampoo to give your hair that ~beachy~ vibe, even if it's just been a few days since you've washed it.

    a model holding a spray bottle of beach baby texturizing spray
    Target

    Promising review: "I have been using this dry shampoo for years and absolutely love it. It does leave a bit of a white cast if your hair is dark, but if you really rub it in it normally takes care of it. The smell is incredible and it really gives your hair some texture and volume. I wash my hair once a week and use this throughout the week and it my hair always smells amazing and never looks greasy! Super amazing product for the price."—Anonymous

    Price: $4.79

    28. A bottle of shoe waterproofing spray that'll transform almost any shoe you own into rain shoes.

    a grey and red spray bottle of waterproofer
    Target

    Promising review: "Really works! I bought this to cover my shoes before my Alaska trip. It kept my hiking boots dry in Ketchikan when it rained. I had to step over many rain puddles. It does have an odor so spray outside."—dturner575

    Price: $7.49

    29. A set of airtight round canisters to keep your food fresher for longer plus safe from pests and damp.

    three clear circular containers with pop-seal white lids
    Target

    Promising review: "These canisters are just what I was looking for. The variety of sizes are great. I use them for coffee beans and other snacks. They are great at keeping food fresh."—smith26

    Price: $39.99 for a set of three

    30. A Tuesday crossword puzzle book because IMO Tuesday is the perfect crossword day— not so easy that you'll breeze through it, but not as tough (or pun heavy) as later days in the week.

    the pink cover of the crossword book
    Target

    Price: $9.99

    31. And a bottle of Bio-Oil that'll get to work on fading scars, stretch marks, unevenness and more.

    a bunch of boxes of the bio-oil
    Target

    Promising review: "As a teen I had very bad acne, so I was left with some scarring. I use this oil at night every other day and within a week I noticed a difference! I am more comfortable make up free than ever before. I do find it to be way too oily to use multiple times a day. I am so happy I added this into my routine!"—BAS

    Price: $8.99

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