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Whether you're in search of outdoor gadgets, beauty hacks, home décor or the coolest tech products, look no further. I've compiled a list of 37 of my favorite genius products that are also super affordable. Do you know what my secret is? I found each of these bargain items on Amazon. Not only can these products make life easier and more enjoyable, but they also won't break the bank. I love finding new gadgets that I didn't even know existed, like this acne patch that actually treats zits overnight, or this water filter that makes it safe to drink river water while hiking! Check out my list and I'm sure you'll find several genius bargains that you didn't even know you needed.

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This LED Reading Light For e-Readers

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If you're a big eReader like me, you'll love this Kandle LED reading light. It was made specifically for books and eReaders because it attaches to books and magazines and gives out just the right amount of light. So, if your other half is in bed asleep and you want to stay up reading, this is the perfect gadget to help you read in the dark.

This Outlet Shelf for Amazon Echo Devices

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This outlet shelf is one of my favorite Amazon accessories because it transforms your outlet into a shelf to hold your Echo device. It also takes other devices up to 10 lbs and is super-easy to install. The best part is the very affordable price tag and it comes in either black or white, depending on your color preference.

These Smart LED Light Bulbs Can Be Voice Activated with Alexa

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The best thing about these smart LED light bulbs is they are more energy efficient than regular lights. This means they save you money on your electricity bill. Not only do they end up being cheaper, they also work with Alexa so that you can set your lighting up to be voice activated for the ambiance you desire.

These High-Speed HDMI Cables Connect to All Enabled Devices

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I'm always using HDMI cables to connect my laptop to my desktop screen or my smart TV and these are my go-to product. They come with different variations of cord length, but I personally use the six feed cords. They're a great asset to have at home because they connect to Blu-ray players, Fire TV, Apple TV, Playstations and Xbox's too!

This Wireless Charging Stand has Three Modes for Different Phones

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Most of us are living with multiple devices, which means the right charging stands are imperative. This wireless charger is compatible with a wide variety of smart phones all while providing a temperature control to protect your device from short-circuiting. I've recommended this charger to all my friends and none of them have been disappointed. No wonder it's been ranked as an Amazon's Choice product.

This Smart Night Light is Dimmable via Voice Control

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When I tried out this Amazon Smart Night Light, I installed it in just a few seconds because it plugs into the Echo Flex's USB port and is ready to go. Once set up, it works with voice control so you can turn the light on or off of dim it to your preferential mode. It works with six energy efficient LED lights, so it's easy on your electric bill too.

These High Waist Biker Shorts for Yoga or Running – With Phone Pockets

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These must-have bike shorts/yoga shorts are my staple workout wardrobe because the side pockets are so handy and they're super comfortable to wear. They come in a range of colors and I must admit, I've bought at least a handful of different shades. Plus, the price point is much more affordable than similar ones made by well-known brands.

These Non-Slip Socks Can't Be Seen in Low-Cut Shoes

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I can't stand high socks rising above my shoes, but some low-cut socks slip under the heal of my feet. I've never had that problem again though, since finding these non-slip socks that are invisible under low-rise footwear, plus they're super comfortable and affordable.

This Power Strip with a Six-Feet Extension Cord

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It's hard to find the right extension cord that's long enough to wind around the walls of my apartment, but this power strip with a six-feed cord is perfect. It features 10 outlets and four USB charging ports which is more than enough for my home office and entertainment unit.

This Waist Trainer Really Helps with Weight Loss

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All my friends have noticed my newly slimmed down waist line and I've told them that this waist trainer has actually been my secret weapon. Not only does it clinch in the waist to support your workout, but it also enhances weight loss by helping you sweat more because it improves thermogenic activity. Plus, it's a fraction of the price of a gym membership!

This Mascara Makes It Look Like You're Wearing Fake Lashes

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If you're looking for a luscious mascara without a designer price tag, then this is the one. I love this Lash Princess False Lash Mascara because it creates dramatic volume that lasts all day without flaking off or fading. Plus, it's cruelty free and acknowledged by PETA.

This Bio-Oil is My Go-To for Stretch Marks and Scars

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We all have a few stretch marks or scars at some point in our lives and this Bio Oil is my go-to product to help my skin. Bio Oil is incredibly hydrating, without being greasy or clogging pores. It works on all skin types and smells delicious with a hint of rose.

This Jade Roller for an At-Home Luxurious Facial

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I love facials, but don't want to spend hundreds of dollars at salons regularly, so I do my own at home with this Jade Face Roller. The massage roller relieves muscle tension and helps with lymphatic drainage and circulation of blood flow, all which leaves your skin looking dewy and lifted.

These Shockproof Phone Case Covers are Anti-Scratch

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I'm constantly dropping my smartphone by accident, so I always make sure I have an anti-scratch shockproof phone case like this one. It means that I don't have to worry about cracking my screen and I have full protection for those common mishaps that happen to all of us.

These Height Adjustable Stands for Smartphones and Tablets

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I bought these adjustable stands for my smartphone and tablet for when I'm working from home at my desk. They make my devices easily accessible for Zoom calls and other notifications while I'm busy working on my desktop screen. The price is super affordable, so why not make working from home easier?

This Compression Sleeve Will Support Your Knees

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If you've ever had a knee injury like I have, whether it's from too much high impact cardio or a general strain, this compression sleeve will work wonders. Not only does it relieve pain, but the brace also offers support as a preventative measure when you're doing weightlifting, gym workouts or running, so you're protected for potential injuries.

These Hypoallergenic Pillows are Both for Support and Decoration

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Pillows are one of those items that can become unhygienic after a while, from sweat stains and dust, but these pillows I found on Amazon have an extra layer of protection by being hypoallergenic. These micro-fibre pillows are also super supportive on my back and look gorgeous with the right decorative cushion cover.

These Resistance Bands for the Best At-Home Butt Workout

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Targeting the butt and upper thighs has always been a tricky area for me until I found these awesome resistance bands on Amazon. They're super simple to use, you just slip them over your thighs and start squatting. They're very soft and comfortable to wear and are non-slip, so they won't fall down as you work out.

This Acne Patch to Shrink Zits Overnight

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Why is it that a zit always pops up just before you have an important event or date to go to? Luckily, I found this acne patch product which actually shrinks zits overnight. The ingredients include tea tree oil, calendula oil and it's certified vegan so I trust it on my sensitive skin.

This Headlamp Flashlight for Camping and Running Outdoors

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I bought this headlamp flashlight for my boyfriend because he loves camping and running at night, and he absolutely loved it. The LED light has a generous beam, so whenever he's doing an at-night adventure he can see clearly in the dark. He even wears it to fix his car at night and stores it in his car in case he ever has car trouble.

This Magnetic Wristband to Hold All Your Must-Have Gadgets

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My boyfriend loves DIY around the house and fixing up his car, so I bought him this magnetic wristband for him to hold his gadgets while he's working. Now he never wants to take it off and is always outside finding new projects to fix. So, if you're looking for gift ideas, this is a super affordable one.

This Water Filter Straw for Emergencies When Hiking and Traveling

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This genius invention is small enough to fit in your pocket while hiking or traveling and removes 99.99% of bacteria and parasites from water. It also removes microplastics as well as the waterborne bacteria. That means you can drink from any water source you find while in rugged situations. No wonder it's become an Amazon's Choice product.

These Survival Bracelets are an Outdoor Essential

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When you're going on a hike or outdoor adventure, no one wants to overpack a heavy backpack. Which is why these survival bracelets are essential – because they just wrap around your wrist and include five must-have items. It includes a fire starter, compass, emergency whistle, ferro rod striker and also 12 feet of military-grade paracord!

These Travel Towels for Portable Cotton Washcloths

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Whenever I'm going outdoors all day or traveling, these portable cotton washcloths are my go-to essential product. They're made of non-woven cotton linen and all you have to do is put them in cold or warm water for a few seconds and they expand to become a towel. They're perfect to remove makeup, wipe your fingers or face to keep your skin clean.

These Car Headrest Hooks to Hold Your Handbag While Driving

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This is the best gadget I've found in a long time… and I only discovered it recently. This car seat hook allows two purses to sit behind each headrest. Now I know my handbag won't be flying around the backseat of the car while I'm driving and the price point is super affordable. Now all my girlfriends are buying it too.

This Car Sun Visor Organizer for All Your Accessories

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This car sun visor organizer holds everything you need, from your credit cards, glasses, phone charger wires and pens. So, when you're out and about, your must-have essentials are at your fingertips. It's a great gift idea for friends and family too at a bargain price.

This Hands-Free Portable Neck Fan Keeps You Cool in Any Situation

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This hands-free portable neck fan keeps you perfectly cool when you're out and about in hot temperatures. It has three levels of air flow, to choose from depending on the temperatures. And the price point makes it a great gift idea too.

This Umbrella Hook for Beach Towels and Hats is a Must-Have

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This beach umbrella hook is perfect for hanging your camera, keys, hats, beach towels and sunglasses while you're off swimming or taking a nap under the shade. I didn't even know this gadget existed until I found it on Amazon and now, I'm constantly recommending it to all my friends.

This Cooling Towel is a Best Seller for a Reason

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When you're outside working out, playing golf or lounging at the beach, this cooling mesh towel helps you stay cool. It's super soft on the skin and the evaporation technology keeps the cloth cold. I recently discovered these towels and they've become a staple in my outdoor workout routine.

This Retractable Dog Leash is Tangle Free

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This 16ft heavy duty pet walking leash is tangle free for a no-hassle outing when you're strolling with your fur baby. It's an Amazon's Choice product online because of its one-handed brake and it's perfect for any size cat or dog. It can hold up to 26lbs of weight and can move 360 degrees without tangling!

This Purple Chew Toy is Great for Your Dog's Teeth

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You might be your dog's best friend, but this rubber chew toy is going to be its best plaything. Treat your pooch to this indestructible rubber toy. Not only will it provide hours of fun for your pet, but it's also is great for their teeth. It's become so popular that it's an Amazon's Choice product online.

These Dry Erase Sticky Notes for Working from Home

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I'm not the best at remembering all the little things I have to get done during the work week, so I tried out these dry erase sticky notes that were a bargain on Amazon. They're definitely a life-saver while working from home. They're washable and reusable too, so keeping notes up on the wall is now more sustainable because you don't have to throw them out.

These Blue Light Blocking Glasses for Reducing Computer Eyestrain

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I recently noticed that I was getting a lot of eyestrain and thought I needed prescription glasses. But actually, all I needed were these blue light blocking glasses. The Amazon's Choice product takes away that discomfort because of its UV400 protection and glare reduction on the eyes. Blue light is something that comes out of phones, computers and gaming devices, which cause headaches, blurred vision and eye aches.

These Scented Candles Create a Zen Vibe at Home

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If you want to create harmony and a Zen-vibe in your home, these are the scented candles to choose. Each pack comes with two natural soy wax candles and there's a huge range of fragrances to choose from. So, whether you're looking for 'balance and harmony' or to 'refresh and rejuvenate', there's a scent to suit your home.

This Coffee Mug Warmer Keeps Your Latte Warm

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If you're anything like me, you make a cup of coffee and sit back down at your desk while it cools down before you finish it. But I've found the solution – this electric coffee mug warmer. It's an affordable gadget on Amazon and means you can sip your drink slowly while you work, without having to keep putting it in the microwave to warm up.

These Headbands Provide Fashion and Function

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Whether you have long or short hair, it can still be bothersome on a hot day. I love these stylish headbands for keeping my hair back when I'm working out or just on a hot day. It's the perfect way to keep cool and add a fashion accessory to your hair… no wonder they've become and Amazon's Choice product.

These Soft Replacement Straps for Apple iWatches

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Every watch needs a replacement strap if you wear it enough, or sometimes we all just want a change of color to feel like we have a new watch. And these soft replacement straps for Apple iWatches will give you just that, for a fraction of the price of the original watch. They're made of silicone so they're super soft on the skin.