We've written about hundred (and hundreds...) of products over the years. And while we always feature popular products, we thought we'd pull together a master list of items that our readers became absolutely obsessed with. These items are the best of the best, and we dare you to try to make it to the end without adding at least one thing to your cart.
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From nifty gadgets that make your life easier to beauty products with over 10,000 positive reviews,
these are the Amazon products that you need to know about. And yes, our writers happen to be obsessed with them, too. In fact, that Hot Air Brush from Revlon has reached holy grail-staus at this point.
This Bestselling Pair of Barber Scissors Will Give You a Clean Cutvia Amazon
Whether you're looking to give your housemate a total hair makeover or simply aiming to trim your bangs, you can't go wrong with this pair of haircutting scissors. They're rated 4.7 stars by nearly 13,000 reviews. Made of stainless steel, they're lightweight, comfortable, and have precise blades. They also have an adjustment screw that lets you fine-tune them to your designed level of tension.
Cut Gift Wrap Perfectly Every Time with This Paper Cuttervia Amazon
When you come across a product like this, you say to yourself, "Why didn't I think of that?" It's such a smart solution to an everyday problem. Just slip this little cutting device onto your roll of wrapping paper, unroll the paper through it to the desired length, and then slide the cutter from one end of the tube to the other for a perfectly straight line. Voila! Beautiful gift wrap solved.
Drill Down On Nasty Shower Grimevia Amazon
This brush attachment fits securely on your existing handheld drill to give you all the power, both physically and metaphorically; you need to get the cleanest shower and tub possible. And, you don't get just one attachment, but three, so you're able to eradicate the bad guy (mold and grime) from every last nook and cranny.
These Safety Knives Are So Usefulvia Amazon
Not only are these plastic knives super cheerful and colorful, but they're also so useful! They can be used on cakes, soft fruits and veg, bread and more. I love them for cooking with kids since they're so safe to use.
A Pair Of Scalp Massagers You Can use With Shampoo
Sometimes the simplest gadgets are the best — like these scalp massagers. You can use them in the shower to rub shampoo into your scalp for an extra-deep clean, or even just lay around on the couch and rub your head with them (my preferred method.) They're safe for all types of hair, and the bristles are made from soft, exfoliating silicone.
This Notepad That Makes Grocery Runs 100X Easiervia Amazon
When I'm sent on trips to the grocery store, I regularly forget to grab several items on the list. I'm often the bane of the household when it comes to remembering minute details, so discovering this handy notepad for my store trips was a fantastic find. Simply check off the needed items from the list or add your own for your next restocking. With 60 pages and a magnet, you'll be able to leave this on the fridge and mark things as the day goes on, all for less than $10!
This Liquid Eyeliner Stays Putvia Amazon
A little fact about me: I hate leaving the house without some form of eyeliner on. It's been part of my look for years now, so I don't quite feel myself without it. But, again, I like a low maintenance routine, so my eyeliner (like my lipstick) has to stay put throughout the day. I love this eyeliner because it's smooth, easy to use, and doesn't budge.
This Portable Charger — Just In Case Your Phone Diesvia Amazon
If you don't already have a portable phone charger, it's really time to get one. There is no reason anyone should have a dead phone battery these days. This portable charger is a step ahead of the pack. This 2-in-1 charger is a portable battery, capable of 3 full phone charges on the go and a dual-port wall charger. So you can charge your devices anywhere, anytime.
This Chopping Tool Is Totally Versatilevia Amazon
I gave my husband this chopping tool for the holidays since we cook ground meat at least once a week, and he loves using it. It creates perfectly sized pieces of meat, not too small that it all falls apart. It's versatile, too - you can use it to chop and mix egg salad, break down berries for sauces and jams, and lots of other mixing and chopping tasks.
Get Clean Purified Skin With This Mud Maskvia Amazon
Why not try everything to keep your skin looking incredible for as long as possible? I want to look 40 when I'm 70, after all. With the use of aloe vera, calendula oil, vitamin E, sunflower seed oil, and jojoba oil, this mud mask effectively cleanses the skin, clears pores, and removes excess oil and dead skin cells. You'll finish with brand new skin that is ready for all the serums.
A Stand For Your Watch, Phone, And Airpodsvia Amazon
This is the perfect product for those who have a number of gadgets to keep track of. This stand allows you neatly hold your iPhone, Apple Watch, and Airpods in place until they're ready to use. The non-slip grip and sturdy alloy build make this stand durable and ready for regular use.
This Star Projector Is Seriously Dreamyvia Amazon
This star projector turns my daughter's ceiling into the dreamy nightscape she's always wanted and is the perfect kid's room decor at an unbeatable price. The projections come in 17 different color variations, so I'll just be over here trying all of them. Do I want one for my own room? Definitely.
Egg-scuse Me, Can you Tell Me the Secret To Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs?via Amazon
Hard-boiled eggs are a nutritious snack, but they never seem to turn out the same way twice! You either crack them while dropping them in the pot, or the shell is impossibly difficult to remove. This Dash Rapid Egg cooker is the solution to all your egg issues, not just hard-boiling. You can cook 6 eggs at one time in soft, medium, or hard-boiled fashion.
Easily Improve Energy Efficiency With Socket Sealers
Here's an easy little fix to save some money on electricity! Apparently, electrical sockets and switch plates on exterior walls can be hidden sources of drafts that may lead to high heating and cooling costs. The solution? These Socket Sealers!
Play By The Pool With Waterproof Cardsvia Amazon
You could even play cards IN the pool. Or just take 'em to the beach and not worry about wet sand sticking to them. These clear waterproof playing cards are a summertime essential and pair well with a frosty cold beverage.
A Leather Coin Pouch That Comes In 13 Colors
I was once told that when gifting a purse or wallet, you should always include a little money inside for good luck. This leather coin pouch is so affordable, you can easily include cash and still keep the entire gift under budget!
A Humidifier That Helps You Breathe Easyvia Amazon
You can literally breathe easy with this portable humidifier. Simply place it in a cup of water and watch the steam rise. The portable size and USB power make it awesome for travel. I have one of these on my desk and it makes me feel refreshed and recharged every time I use it.
This Exfoliating Hand Wax Is Magicvia Amazon
Smooth, soft hands are within reach with this exfoliating hand wax. Simply apply to hands, then let the paraffin wax set for 20 minutes, then peel off to reveal baby soft, glowing skin. Not only is it insanely satisfying to peel off the wax, but it also works incredibly well, says hundreds of reviewers.
This Milani Baked Blush Is an Amazing Drugstore Bargainvia Amazon
This Milani Baked Blush in Luminoso, a peachy-pink shade that looks universally good on everyone, is an incredible drugstore dupe for Nars Orgasm. I like it even better because it's five times cheaper than the fancy brand but performs admirably well! It has over 17,000 ratings, with users citing long-lasting wear and blend-ability as top selling points.
These Exfoliating Gloves Remove All That Dead Skinvia Amazon
If your skin is too sensitive to use scrubs and rougher exfoliants, try these exfoliating gloves instead. You get 10 pairs of 100% nylon gloves to smooth skin and reduce ingrown hairs by removing dead, dry skin on contact. They do a much better job than loofahs (too scratchy) or washcloths (too gentle) by being the perfect choice for efficient, effective exfoliation.
This Hot-Air Brush Gives You A Blowout At Homevia Amazon
I've always been the queen of laziness when it comes to my hair. While I love having my hair done, I hate actually doing it. That's where tools like this hot air brush come in handy. It allows you to brush your hair and blow-dry it all at once. That's right; you can give yourself a salon-quality blowout in the comfort of your own home.
This Latex Nail Tape That Gives You The Neatest Manicure
Hey, we can't all be professional nail experts. If you're like me, you've probably dealt with the problem of painting one hand (with your dominant hand) and having it turn out great, while painting with your non-dominant hand ends up being a total mess. This peel-off tape gives you a nice buffer around your nail just in case you make a mistake.
Transform That Beard From Frazzled to Sleek With This Heated Beard Straightenervia Amazon
The beard trend has been running strong for years now, and this simple little tool can be a bearded man's best friend. Just plug in the brush (with a convenient 360-degree rotating cord) and choose between two temperature modes: one for a thick or coarse beard and another for a long or curly beard. The brush will detangle and smooth those locks, leaving you looking sharp.
An Original Board Game For The Family Whole Family
Donner Dinner Party is a bone-chilling 4+ player game set in 1846 where players are not just in it to win it. They're all fighting for survival since the characters find themselves stranded at the top of a mountain without any food. Could you be tonight's dinner? Only one way to find out.
Soothe Skin With This Curél Itch Defense Wet-Skin Moisturizervia Amazon
Dry, itchy, sensitive skin needs extra care, but the wrong products, such as scented lotions, can sometimes make things worse. A safer bet is Curél Itch Defense Wet-Skin Moisturizer, which is specifically formulated to soothe troubled skin. Apply when the skin is wet from the bath or shower; the oatmeal and Vitamin E formula is activated by moisture to provide deep, repairing relief and prevent itching.
Grab This Warm Beanie For Chilly Days
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Made from warm acrylic, this beanie comes in more than 20 colors — and it's even made right here in the United States. The Carhartt label is sewn to the front for style, and many reviewers raved about how soft it is.
This One Line a Day A Five-Year Memory Book Journal Preserves Memories
Even though I write every day, I don't keep a journal or diary. That might change if I had this One Line a Day Journal, which is a low-pressure approach to capturing life one small moment at a time. It's designed to last five years, so you can track occasions and memories over time.
This Grill Press Makes You A Grill Master
Grill food quickly and with sweet grill marks using this cast iron press. My favorite thing is to make a whole grilled chicken and press it with this. I honestly can't picture summer without it!
This Bluetooth Beanie Is Perfect For Chilly Daysvia Amazon
Whether you're working out on a brisk spring day or even an early morning in the summer, this Smart Beanie can be an absolute game-changer. It connects to your phone to play your favorite tunes while keeping your head and ears toasty warm. How clever is that?!
Take Pizza Night to the Next Level With This Pizza Crisper Pan
Whether you're making homemade pies, baking frozen ones, or reheating last night's restaurant pizza, this Pizza Crisper Pan gives you a perfectly crisp crust every time. Made of non-stick carbon steel, it heats up quickly, distributes heat evenly, and your pizza slides right off. The perforated bottom ensures air circulation and a crispy crust.
A 50-Pack Of Disposable Face Masks
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I bought this pack of face masks for the days where my reusable cloth ones are in the wash. While my cloth masks kind of smother me while I'm outside running, I can loop these ones around my headphones too. It takes the pressure off my ears and gives me a little extra breathing room without sacrificing protection.
This Bonsai Starter Kit Is Perfect For Green Thumbsvia Amazon
How cool is this bonsai starter kit? Kids and grown-ups alike will get so much joy from watching these mini trees grow. The kit grows four trees from organic seed, Rocky Mountain Bristlecone Pine, Black Poui, Norway Spruce, and Flame Tree, and it comes with a comprehensive how-to guide for plant newbies.
This Grass Cutter That's Super Precise
Lightweight, portable, and seriously fun to use, this battery-powered grass cutter is hugely popular on Amazon, and it's not hard to see why. The cordless design means you can use it anywhere in your yard without having to be tied to an outlet, and the quick-change blades mean you can easily switch between projects.
This Collapsible Cooling Rack Saves Storage Space
Cooling racks seem like one of those luxuries you can have only if you've got storage space in your kitchen, but this collapsible one takes care of that myth! You can have three times the cooling space that folds down into a compact package that'll fit even in small spaces.
This Automatic Toilet Cleaner Is A God-Send
One of my least favorite chores is cleaning the toilet. So I was overjoyed to find this automatic toilet cleaner that freshens your commode with every flush! The eco-friendly bleach cleaning system installs easily into your toilet tank and keeps things sparkling fresh for up to three months; no scrubbing required.
A Cooling Blanket For Hot Summer Nights
If you're a hot sleeper like I am, this cooling blanket will absolutely change your life. No longer am I waking up in the middle of the night with my nightclothes sticking to me, nor am I constantly stuck having to wash my bed sheets. It's made from a blend of breathable cotton and PE cooling fabric, plus it's safe to toss into the washing machine.
These Scrapers That Get Rid Of Gunk Without Leaving Behind Scratches
Who knew something so darn simple would be so handy? Scraping gum off the floor, grabbing dust out of corners... it even moonlights as a can opener and label scraper. This is one hard-working little tool your kitchen will never be without again.