100 People Polled… And These Are The Secret Items They Bought On Amazon

Do you know those people who seem to breeze through life with perfect hair, glowing skin, and no sign of their fur babies causing an unsightly mess on their clothes? I do too, and I wanted to see if I could conjure up the secret sauce and elevate myself from mere mortal to an aspirational ethereal being of supposed perfection. After finding 100 people oozing perfection, I asked them what their secret was, and now I have good news. 

Their indelible winning streaks had little to do with being favored by the gods. It was more about their knowledge of secret items on Amazon. Every item on this list had me wondering aloud: how have I not known about this? My moment of truth is now your personal life hack, as I’m not keeping these must-haves to myself with this list of the best hidden Amazon items. 

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Say Farewell to Fuzzies With This Pet Hair Remover

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My life wouldn’t be the same without my fur babies, but I could do without their fur all over the furniture. I’ve restored the look of my furniture and linens with this miracle-working reusable fur remover. It’s so easy to use, and my fur-free house gives me warm fuzzies.  

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Become A Garlic Prep Master With This Garlic Peeler 

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I’m pretty much obsessed with garlic, but am inept when it comes to garlic prep. That’s why I consider this Koopeh Designs garlic peeler a must-have hidden Amazon item. It reduces my prep time and makes it really easy, so I’m serving up delicious dishes in no time. 

Remove Skin Tags With This Skin Tag Removal Kit

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There’s nothing like a skin tag to make me feel self-conscious and less than my best. Having dealt with this problem a little more as I get a little older, I’m incredibly thankful for this easy-to-use skin tag remover. I feel better after using it, and I’m sure you will, too.

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Make Cleaning A Dream With This Amazing Cleaning Paste

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I’ve finally attained domestic diva status with this cleaning paste that works like a miracle on stains and tough spots, making cleaning almost any surface a total dream! This vegan formula is building a reputation with over 151,000 ratings averaging over 4.5 stars and I completely understand why! 

Beautify Your Best Face With A Dead Sea Mud Mask

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Nothing makes me happier than finding secret items that help clear up blemishes, so when our pollsters shared this Dead Sea mud mask with me, I was beside myself. Its natural formula reduces pores and clears acne, racking up over 30,000 5-star reviews!

Slice & Dice Faster With A Professional-Grade Veggie Slicer

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I’ve met my secret weapon for getting things done fast in the kitchen. This 8-blade vegetable slicer does it all: slices, dices, cuts, and chops all of your vegetables and my hard-boiled eggs so I can sprinkle them in salads. And with over 16,000 reviews from happy Amazon customers, it won’t be a hidden Amazon item for long!

Get Beautiful Hair With This Shampoo Brush

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Do you know those supermodels with tresses that seem to cascade into effortless, voluminous waves? They didn’t just wake up that way. They take extra good care of their hair roots with something like this shampoo brush that’s put me on the path to healthier tresses in almost no time. 

Heal Cracked Feet With This Exfoliating Foot Peel

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I used to think dry and cracked feet were my fate. Not so. I discovered something active people with pretty feet already knew. They’re all using one of my new favorite secret items, this foot peel, to repair dry, cracked feet and keep everything from head to toe looking good.

Grab An Ice Roller That Leaves You Flawless 

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Another secret of the effortlessly beautiful is they let this face ice roller put in all the effort for them. I love how quickly it reduces puffiness, and there’s been a noticeable difference in the firmness of my facial skin. You can use this roller on your arms, legs, and chest, too.  

Get Royal Tushie Treatment With This Bidet

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Okay, I have to admit: I’ve always been curious about bidets, so when they showed up on our poll results, I was excited to find out that I wasn’t alone. One of my favorite hidden Amazon items, this top-rated bidet is easy to install, cleans itself, and offers an 18-month warranty.

Deep Clean Your Ears With This Earwax Removal Kit

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Trying to talk about gross earwax? I’m not all ears. However, we have to keep our ears clean, and this earwax removal kit from Debrox serves as a serious ear detox. The deep clean feel goes way beyond what any q-tip does, leaving me refreshed and all ears. 

Get A Pretty Pedicure With This Callus Remover

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I love the Pedi-Egg callus remover because it helps get that fresh pedicure look without spending time and money at the salon. It removes dead, dry skin and calluses in seconds so that I can step into those strappy sandals without a second thought.

Get a Grip With This Finger Exerciser And Hand Strengthener

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As far as secret items go, this might be one of the most underrated. This hand exerciser could help ward off arthritis and carpal tunnel. With how much I sit at my computer, I keep one around at all times and get a few reps in when I take breaks. 

Stop Hairy Situations With This Pet Hair Remover

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This is the second hidden Amazon item to help remove fur left by my pets, and it’s a miracle worker. I can get your fur baby’s hair off my clothes simply by throwing this Fur Zapper into your washer and dryer. It’s that easy, and it’s reusable. 

Get Rid Of Indoor Flies With This Fruit Fly Trap

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Anytime fruit flies show up in my kitchen, it makes me panic. How did they show up? No one talks about these gross little pests, but thanks to this indoor fruit fly killer, I can rest easy knowing there are secret items that easily take care of the problem.

Say Bye To Pests With An Indoor Insect Trap

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If my bug problems go beyond fruit flies, this is one of the hidden Amazon items I turn to. It’s an insect trap that takes care of gnats, mosquitoes, flies, and moths, and it does it through a suction mechanism instead of zapping.

Bid Adieu To Blemishes With A Zit-Zapping Patch

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I’m so relieved to be able to stop blemishes in their tracks with the Mighty Patch, a secret item I desperately wish was around during my high school years. The Mighty Patch features an award-winning, vegan-friendly formula that makes zits disappear overnight, keeping my skin clear. 

Get Insta-Ready Hair With This Hot Air Brush

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This hair dryer and hot air brush ended my internal struggle between wanting supermodel hair and loving a messy bun. It gives me Insta-ready hair in a fraction of the time, making this one of those hidden Amazon items that I wonder how I ever lived without.

Restore Your Feet With This Wooden Foot Massager

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Whether my feet are sore at the end of the day, I need some pampering or my Plantar Fasciitis is flaring up, this fantastic little foot massager makes me feel like I’m in a spa. It’s been updated to reflect customer feedback, now offering acupoint reflex therapy and enhanced wooden pegs.

Cover Your Scent With This Magical Stink-Stifling Spray

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The original Poo-Pouri spray reigns as the GOAT solution to a stinky situation, which is why it wasn’t surprising to see the original citrus scent odor neutralizer on this list of hidden Amazon items. I no longer have to worry about anyone knowing I just went when I spritz right before the deed.

Sleep Like A Queen On This Satin Pillowcase

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I had no idea how much I was missing out before I started sleeping with a satin pillowcase like this one with 188,000 5-star reviews. There’s a reason it’s on the list of secret items: I discovered my skin and hair look better in the morning after sleeping on the soft satin.

Get Into Boss Mode With This Steamer For Clothes 

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I learned early in my career that every detail counts when making an impression. That’s why this portable clothing steamer is a favorite in the world of hidden Amazon items. It’s easy to use and delivers beautiful results, preparing your wardrobe for that next big meeting.