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    May 29, 2019

    20 Things From "Shark Tank" That Would Make Excellent Father's Day Gifts

    Welcome to the Shark Tank, Dad.

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    1. A beard bib that'll catch Dad's hair clippings so post-shave clean-up will be quicker and easier.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "My girlfriend bought this for me as a present. At first I was skeptical to use, but once I got my hands out it there was no going back. I use my Beard Bib anywhere 2–4 times a week and cannot live without it. Not only does this serve a big purpose in my trimming routine but now I no longer have to argue with my girlfriend about all the mess that I USED to create. Also, we ordered a beard oil recently and reached out to customer support about the different scents they offer, they were super helpful! Overall it has been an awesome experience and they’ve truly made me feel like a king!" —Timur

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in two styles).

    2. A blanket/sweatshirt combo so when he's feeling a tad chilly, he can just throw this on and feel super cozy.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "When I saw The Comfy on Shark Tank I just knew I had to have one. I live near the beach and it is perfect for chilly mornings and cool evenings. I absolutely love mine. I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the fabric. It feels so luxurious that I want to wear it all the time. I bought myself a navy blue one, but I am already thinking of getting a couple more ordered for both my kids. Great product." —Kat

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99 (originally $44.99, available in 9 colors, and o/s).

    3. A 3D pop-up card that'll earn a spot on Dad's shelf/a place in his heart, rather than the garbage a few weeks after Father's Day.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "The quality of Lovepop cards is incredible and the joy it brings to whoever receives it is priceless! I got this card for my husband from his two dinosaur-loving toddler sons. He loved it. He proudly displays it on a shelf in his office at home and gets a smile on his face every time our boys see it and say Daddy T-Rex!!" —Alexis Estep

    Get the beer pop-up card (above) for $13, and be sure to check out the entire Lovepop shop on Amazon.

    4. An insulated water bottle he can also use as a blender bottle. It's perfect for bringing cold beverages and making protein drinks on-the-go.

    Amazon

    This bottle can hold ice for up to 30 hours! It features a BPA-free leak-proof pop top that's easy to open, but still ensures no messes or leaks. This is also a sweat-proof bottle!

    Promising review: "I have had several plastic shakers in the past year that cracked. I was looking for a more durable option. When I saw this on Shark Tank, I ordered it! The price was a little more than I wanted to pay but it's turned out to be so worth it! I have used it for a lot of things and it has zero odor, is easy to clean, and it keeps everything cold for so long. Everyone in the office has been informed of just how awesome this product is." —Scott

    Get it from Amazon for $27.95+ (available in seven colors).

    5. An acupressure tool to help Dad enjoy a nice massage whenever he wants, right from the comfort of home.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Was hoping this would take my job of massaging my wife's back when she gets these little gravel-like knots in her muscles. It did! Saw it on Shark Tank. She loves it! The padded handle is great." —rrr

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    6. A protein-packed doughnut, yes you read that right, from DOUGHbar. These delicious treats are baked, not fried, and are a super yummy alternative to protein bars. Plus, they have gluten-free options!

    Facebook: doughbardoughnuts

    Some notable flavors include cake batter glaze, blueberry glaze, apple pie glaze, cocoa cookie butter glaze, red velvet glaze, and peanut butter and jelly glaze — just to name a few!

    Get them from DOUGHbar starting at $15.99 for a four-pack.

    7. A tube of Nerdwax for giving your dad the very wonderful gift of not having to deal with slippery glasses sliding off his face all-the-time.

    @nerdwax / Via instagram.com

    It helps to first wipe off any surface oils from the glasses. It can last one hour to all day depending on how much is applied, and a single tube of Nerdwax can last for about six to eight months.

    Promising review: "I got this for my wife. She has naturally oily skin and wears plastic framed glasses so has problems with them constantly slipping down her face. This product works great to help hold her glasses in place without raising the center of vision like with pads. The wax will wear off naturally, so she applies the wax every day or two. But don't worry, the wax won't wipe off and stick to your face, it just seems to sort of disappear." —Anthony

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    8. A sweat-proof undershirt so when Dad is getting dressed and planning for the day, he doesn't have to schedule cool-down breaks to avoid pit stains and sweating through his clothing.

    Amazon

    These undershirts are made with patented underarm sweat pads that boast stopping 100% of armpit sweat. They are chemically treated so they won't lose their effectiveness over time — hence the pricey, but v worth it price tag. The shirts are machine washable and dryer-safe!

    Promising review: "I didn't know these even existed until seeing them on an episode of Shark Tank. I gave them a try and wow! No more sweat spots. I have hyperhidrosis and sweat a lot, mostly in my armpits and hands. I would always sweat through my shirts, even with wearing an undershirt. With this shirt, I have yet to see any sweat spots. It fits well as an undershirt." —RoBroKnos

    Get it from Amazon for $33+ (available in four colors, and sizes XS–3XL).

    9. Groovebook — a service that'll allow Dad to take all of his fave photos from his mobile phone and convert them into awesome photo books he'll cherish for years to come.

    Facebook: GrooveBook

    How it works: First he'll download the free Groovebook app from the App Store or Google Play and sign up. Each month, he'll choose between 40-100 photos from his camera roll, and get a beautiful 4x6 photo book mailed to him, all for $3.99 a month! She can get your first book free, when she enters promo code MYFREEBOOK.

    10. A workout board so he can enjoy a full-body workout without even having to think of getting in the car and driving to the gym.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This product is so fun and easy to use but still gives you a great workout. I saw it on Shark Tank and instantly went to Amazon to order one! I would recommend getting the little platform that keeps it stable — otherwise I tend to eventually move across the room!" —S. Shepherd

    Get it from Amazon for $16.45+ (available in four colors).

    11. A service that'll allow Dad to refill his entire basics drawer with up to 19 products (ranging from socks to underwear to T-shirts to joggers and more) for just $70!

    Basic Outfitters

    This didn't actually get a deal from the sharks, but that doesn't mean it can't strike a deal with you. Read BuzzFeed's full review of this service.

    Get it from Basic Outfitters for $70.

    12. A pack of cupcakes in jars that anyone, even those whose sweet-tooth game isn't so strong, will want to dig a spoon into immediately. Did I mention they sell pies in jars, too?

    Facebook: WickedGoodCupcakes

    Get them from Wicked Good Cupcakes starting at $20.95 for a two-pack.

    13. A set of acoustic filter earplugs that'll come in handy to help reduce noise-levels at loud places like concerts and sporting events, without compromising sound quality.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These have been life-changing for me. Due to personal health issues, I have become very sensitive to sounds. These are a way to get through loud birthday parties, my daughter's activities, concerts, or even church services. I can hear what I need to hear without being bothered by all the accumulation of background noises. All doing so discretely. Also, l love the tiny hard case. I keep them in my purse at all times." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $23.98.

    14. A smart notebook for a cool, and dare I say, even fun (?) note-taking experience. It's 2019, so it's time to wave goodbye to old-fashioned spiral notebooks anyways.

    Amazon

    While this one didn't get a deal from the sharks, it's still an awesome, v legit product, promise! He can download the Rocketbook app for Android or iOS, and send his notes instantly to Google Docs, DropBox, iCloud, Evernote, and more. To erase, just pop this into the microwave! It can be reused up to five times.

    Promising review: "I love this notebook — Shark Tank be damned! This is a very cool product and a great way to keep your notes electronically, but also have the time to process through handwriting (which the experts say is important). Great product — makes note-taking fun again!" —JeannieInMD

    Get it from Amazon for $27.

    15. A frywall because we all agree (dads included) that all foods taste better when they're fried. We can also all agree that frying up Dad's favorite foods and running the risk of dangerous/painful oil splatters isn't so great.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I used my Frywall for the first time tonight to fry sole filets. Worked like a charm. I was surprised by the amount of oil that accumulated on the Frywall. That's grease that would have ordinarily gone onto the stove, counter and wall. It fit nicely in my 10.5-in All Clad saute pan which means it should also work in the All Clad saucepans since the lids are exactly the same. I washed it by hand and left it on the open dishwasher door to dry." —ezreader

    Get it from Amazon for $21.95 (available in three colors).

    16. A hoodie travel pillow that'll be great for when he needs to utilize travel time on vacations and business trips to catch up on sleep.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Comfortable neck pillow. Great for air travel, the hoodie is very easy to adjust over your face, it helps me block out the unwanted light and overall sights on the plane! I also use when riding as a passenger in a car to get a quick nap in. The memory foam is quite comfortable." —TK

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95 (available in three colors).

    17. A two-pack of glasses holders so when he's not wearing his glasses, he can still keep them nearby without having to hold them or put them back in their case.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I can't tell you how many reading glasses I've killed in the past few years, largely from jettisoning them from my breast pocket or hooking them awkwardly in my shirt collar. These clips are amazing. They're discreet enough that I don't look like a goon wearing one on my shirt all day, and when I hang my glasses from them I can tie my shoes without spilling them lens-first on the ground. What else can a fellow ask for?" —Phil Selman

    Get them from Amazon for $20 (originally $21.98).

    18. A rapid ramen cooker to help him quickly whip up a delicious ramen meal so he can spend more time doing, idk, dad activities.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This thing may seem like just an ordinary Tupperware, but I assure you it will blow that thin plastic garbage out of the water. It retains heat amazingly and does not bend or falter under extreme temperatures. I'm a college student and I have never felt such joy from making ramen in my small dorm microwave. For a 900 watt, I recommend five minutes. Buy this product if you live and breathe air, because it is beautiful." —Theron

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in two colors).

    19. A leather belt without holes that'll allow Dad to perfectly adjust his belt's sizing the way HE wants, rather than settling for the closest possible option.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "What a clever idea — a belt without holes! It's quite easy to put together and cut to an appropriate size. To me, it seems quite sturdy and the plastic latches the belt uses to clamp it on look solid enough. They don’t appear to look like they will wear out or separate from the belt anytime soon. A belt with holes tends to get ugly fairly quick, especially for someone like me who fluctuates in weight. I would expect this to stay looking sharp at least as long as belts with holes. Seems like some quality was built into this one. I bought a brown one after finding the black one quite satisfactory. I don’t expect these to last forever but should last long enough to be worth the price." —Alphonsel

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in four colors, and o/s).

    20. A phone sanitizing tool for ensuring the device they're constantly asking you questions about stays nice and clean.

    Amazon

    This amazing gadget helps to kill 99.99% of bacteria with a UV light. It fits all phones, including larger ones like the iPhone 8 Plus, and it has two charging ports on the back — a USB and USB-C. It can also be used to clean pacifiers, smart watches, headphones, credit cards, keys, and whatever else fits inside.

    Promising review: "What a perfect gadget for getting your phone clean. After touching who knows what while commuting to work, and it being that time of year everyone around you gets sick, this comes in handy. After the first use it looked great, and then I wiped it down with the sponge that came with it. I feel so much better about using my phone now." —Crystal Gardner

    Get it from Amazon for $59.95 (available in 13 colors).

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