Do you know when you find an item that just makes sense? Something you purchase, either with intention or off of the cusp that you look at practically every day and think, “Man, I’m so glad I bought that.” Well, these are those kinds of items. Products that work so well you might want to buy double. Or even better, you might want to gift them our at your next family gathering so that everyone can enjoy it.
We’ve written about hundreds of products over the years, but these are the best of the best. This list contains the 37 most popular products we’ve ever featured, and trust me on this, they do not disappoint. From nifty gadgets that make your life easier to beauty products with over 10,000 positive reviews.
This Ouai Leave-In Conditioner Protects, Primes, Smooths Flyaways and Detangles
I like — no, love — all-in-one products and this conditioner spray from Ouai is a true workhorse. Not only does it deep condition, but it also preps hair for heat styling, detangles, adds shine, and tames flyaways. Just lightly mist this product on damp or dry hair and style as usual. Celebrity stylist Jen Atkin who has clients like Katy Perry and Jennifer Lopez developed this line to deliver luxury products at an affordable price point. It also smells like a slice of heaven.
Set the Perfect Mood Lighting With These LED Curtain Lights in Mermaid Colors
Sure, these pink-purple-and-blue curtain lights are perfect for a teenage girl’s room, but I’m just gonna say it: I’d hang them in my room, too. The colors are beautiful and soothing — the perfect mood lighting for an evening lounging around the house. They’ve got three-step brightness control and look really great when hung on top of a sheer curtain.
This Pool Hammock Is Big Enough for Two
Just looking at this Pool Hammock is making me long for a hot day and cold swimming pool. This extra-large, inflatable hammock measures over four feet across, so there’s enough room to spread out or share with a friend.
Make Your Bath The Bomb
Why take a bath when you can take a bath that’s the bomb? With bath bombs, that is. This set of 24 bath bombs is crafted with essential oils like lavender, lemon, mint, rose, and more. Each bath bomb is individually wrapped, which also makes it convenient for travel. And, hey, let’s talk about the price — just 87 cents per piece. Your favorite Lush bath bombs can’t even come close to that.
A Portable Chair Like You’ve Never Seen
I had to include this portable chair in the list just because it’s so unusual looking. Is it a Transformer? It is a car part? Nobody will know. What it definitely is, is a folding portable stool with an adjustable height that you can perch on anywhere. Weighing in at only 1.9 pounds, it’s truly one you can easily move wherever you need it, even if that’s a soccer field on a Saturday morning.
Stow Off-Season Clothes and Linens in These Large Capacity Storage Bags
When the seasons change, I like to create space in my closet and drawers by packing away the clothes and blankets I’m not using. These Storage Bags are perfect for it. Each one measures 23.6 x 16.9 x 13.7 inches, with a two-way zipper and a transparent front so you can see what’s inside.
This Tumbler Can Keep Your Cocktails Cool For Hours
I love–and always will–all things Yeti. All of their products keep your food and drinks cold for hours upon hours. This tumbler is no exception. It can hold everything from white wine to cold coffee to chilled cocktails, you name it. No more drinking room temp beverages.
Make Your Own Cold Brew With This Coffee Maker
If you’re going to get the frother I mentioned earlier, you’re also going to need this cold brew maker–I don’t make the rules. Making coffee at home has never been easier. It produces a week’s worth of cold brew that you can keep in your fridge and enjoy for a few days. Doesn’t get much easier than that.
Upgrade Your Wake-Up Experience With This Alarm Clock Radio With USB ports
This alarm clock radio has some great features in a small package! It displays the temperature and has two handy USB ports for charging your phone and tablet. The alarm has five built-in tones and lots of settings, plus it doubles as an FM radio that saves up to 40 stations. There’s even a headphone jack if you want to listen to it without disturbing anyone else. The display is fully dimmable to help you get the best night’s sleep possible.
This Extra-Large Blanket is Perfectly Portable
Maybe you want it for your backyard so you can lay out and look at the stars or maybe you want to throw it in your car for picnics, beach trips, or concerts. Whatever you choose to use it for, this extra-large blanket with built-in straps and handle will be convenient for dozens of occasions. Comfortably seat four adults on its three-layer style and then fold it up to just 6 inches by 12 inches and stow it away.
Stash Shoes On The Side
Raise your hand if you have a shoe problem. Ahem, not just me, right? I always need space for just one more pair. These wall-mounted shoe racks give me extra space for my favorite accessory just about anywhere I want to put it. Made of eco-friendly plastic, these holders can accommodate all types of shoes, from flip-flops to sneakers to flats. One purchase accommodates six pairs of shoes.
This Women’s Multivitamin Has It All
Look, I try to eat healthily and exercise, but sometimes those cheese fries are just calling my name. To fill in the nutrition gaps, I take this women’s multivitamin that has everything I need to stay healthy. The bottle lasts two months, so I’m not always behind on ordering replacements!
This Laptop Stand Prevents Strain
Laptops are great, I use one every day. But what I don’t love is how my neck hurts after looking down at the screen for so long. Fix posture and pains with this laptop stand that adjusts to your perfect height. You can even use it while standing if you want to get out of your chair for a while.
This Sink Topper Creates Instant Counter Space
When I’m trying to get ready in our small bathroom, I always run out of counter space quickly. That’s why I love this sink topper that instantly creates more surface area to work with! Simply unfold it over your sink bowl and you’re good to go.
This Drawstring Tarp Is the Easiest Way to Clean Up the Yard
After raking leaves or grass clippings, make clean-up easier with this Drawstring Tarp. The nine by 9-foot tarp includes corner handles and a drawstring, letting you cinch it up into a bag. Customers call it a lifesaver!
This Wearable Neck Fan Is a Best Seller
I found this wearable neck fan on Amazon because it’s on the bestseller list, and it definitely lived up to my expectations. You simply put it around your neck, and the hands-free fan cools you down with its cool breeze.
Despite the fan blowing so close to your ears, it’s fairly quiet and relaxing on a hot day.
Rotating Storage For Art Supplies, Makeup and More
This rotating organizer has so many potential uses. I can see it on a bathroom vanity with creams and potions, in a crafting room for scissors and glue, or even on a desk stuffed with pens and pencils. The lazy Susan design means that you can easily spin it to get to whatever you need in each of the organizer’s nine compartments. It’s made of 100% natural solid bamboo.
Get Your Feet Looking Fabulous
I’ll admit it, my feet are definitely not perfect. I get super dry, cracked heels, and getting them to become soft again has been a nightmare! This foot balm is the real deal — don’t believe me? Just check out the before and after pics that some reviewers post.
These Rose Pruning Gloves Are Thorn-Proof
Made of buttery soft goatskin leather, these Rose Pruning Gloves are the best choice for dealing with rosebushes or other prickly gardening jobs. The gloves are pliable and flexible enough for fine-motor work yet tough enough to prevent cuts and scratches. Natural lanolin keeps the gloves supple and moisturizes hands during use.
This 8-Pack of Extra-Thick Cutting Boards Makes Meal Prep a Snap
My meal prep always involves a lot of vegetable chopping, so good cutting boards are essential. This eight-pack of extra-thick cutting boards was a real find. You get four large and four small boards that are lightweight but sturdy and dishwasher safe. And they each have anti-slip textured backs.
This Touch-Control Night Light Changes Colors and Has Four USB Ports
I find that it’s essential to maximize space on my nightstand. After all, I want to have several things in easy reach: a glass of water, my phone, and charger, a lamp, a book, a box of tissues … the list goes on. So when I spotted this little lamp, I was quite excited. It’s got four USB ports for charging your devices, saving you from having to use those clunky adaptors. Plus, you can control the lamp with a single tap, so no more feeling around for the button in the dark. And it’s got multiple brightness levels and lots of different color options!
This Canvas Apron Has Pockets for All Your Tools
I’m trying to get excited about gardening by dressing the part! So in addition to overalls and a hat, I’m also ordering this Canvas Apron that’s loaded with pockets. It also features an adjustable shoulder strap and an extra-long waist tie.
The Purest Virgin Coconut Oil
Coconut oil has so many uses; I would legit need a full article to explain them all. So, let me just condense it and say, “Coconut oil is the bomb and does it all.” This one, from Coco & Co., features 100 percent raw and organic coconut oil that has a myriad of benefits for both hair and skin. This listing gets you a full 8-oz. jar for your bathroom vanity and a 2 oz. travel pot you can take anywhere.
Stabilize Your Wrists and Reduce Callouses with These Weightlifting Gloves
If you’ve ever lifted weights, then you probably know the feeling of weak wrists and callouses on your palms. These weightlifting gloves remove these problems and make lifting weights a whole lot easier. The leather palm is also cushioned with open-cell foam that maintains its structure yet remains pliable.
These Foldable Noise Cancelling Headphones are Economical
These noise-canceling headphones are perfect for when you want to shut out the world and enjoy your favorite tunes. They come equipped with a hassle-free Calling and Function Button, along with a built-in mic that allows you to make quick and convenient calls. The thick, yet comfortable earpads allow you to wear them for hours without pain or discomfort.
Shield Yourself From The Sun
Florida, where I live, averages nearly 240 days of sunshine each year. And, don’t get me wrong, I love sunshine. But, sometimes you just need to sit in a bit of shade with a cool breeze blowing. This sun shade works great for patios and backyards where you need a respite from the unlimited UV rays. These covers come in a zillion sizes and colors from cream to terra cotta.
In an emergency, your dog or cat might need help. Be prepared with this Pet First Aid Kit, which contains a variety of bandages, tick remover, collapsible water bowl, flashing LED collar, and other essentials.
These Bike Lights Are Safe Fun
How fun are these LED bike lights that light up the night, making for safer riding for kids and adults? They come in a rainbow of colors, and they fit all sizes of tires exactly. Plus, they come with silicone bands to hold them in place, no slipping!
You’ve Gotta Have This Clip-On Ring Light For Video Calls and Selfies
This clip-on ring light is the perfect companion to your selfies and video chats. It’s got three color temperatures and five brightness levels. Plus, the handy little clip attaches firmly to any type of laptop or monitor.
This Carry-On Bag That’s Seriously Versatile
You can use this tote as a gym bag or even as a carry-on — the strap on the back makes it easy to balance on top of any rolling luggage you might have. It’s made from tough nylon that won’t rip, and you have the choice of three colors: pink, grey, or black.
This Water Bottle Will Keep You on Your Track to Stay Hydrated
I’d like to think that I drink a decent amount of water, but I know that I could definitely drink more. There is no such thing, after all. This water bottle with time markers is super useful in tracking my intake and seeing if I’m falling behind for the day. I also love the fact that it has a straw because that alone typically makes me drink more! It’s also great to clip onto a backpack or belt, and has a sealed lid so that it won’t spill while you’re hiking through the woods.
These Soy Candles Are a Can-Do
Candles are one of those things you can never have too many of. (Seriously, show this to your significant other and tell them I said so.) It’s a good thing, too, since this set of eight soy wax candles is calling your name. Each tin burns for up to 20 hours and comes in fragrances like lavender vanilla, green tea, lemon, ponderosa pine, cocoa cake, fig, coffee whiskey, and oolong milk tea.
This Massager Takes Away The Aches And Pains
Who has the time (or money) to visit the spa every time your muscles start aching? Get relief at home with this handheld percussion massager that you can use anywhere from your shoulders to your neck to your toes. It comes with three heads – bristle for neck and head, dual point for back and shoulders, and shiatsu for a focused acupoint massage.
This Booty Scrub Treats Cellulite, Acne AND Your Stretch Marks
Who doesn’t want a firm, cellulite-free booty?! I know I do. And while I know working out is the best way to achieve it, I’m all for shortcuts. This booty scrub helps reduce the appearance of cellulite, fights stretch marks, moisturizes dry skin, and helps get rid of acne.
A Kit That Comes With Everything You Need To Grow Salsa
No, you aren’t literally growing a jar of Chi-Chi’s — but this kit will help you grow all the ingredients needed to make a fresh bowl of salsa. The entire kit is certified USDA organic, and each order even comes with a 26-page growing guide to make sure that your plants survive from planting to harvest.
This Electric Wine Opener is Efficient and Never Breaks a Cork
This electric wine opener couldn’t be easier or faster to use – just place it over the neck of your wine bottle, press a button, and in seven seconds, you have a bottle ready to drink! That’s much faster than I can open one by hand! And this kit comes with everything you need, including a wine pouring spout, bottle stopper, and foil cutter
These Easy Pour Food Storage Containers Help Organize Your Pantry
If you need a good way to store bulk foods like beans or flour, try these amazing food storage containers with measuring cup lids. So no more mess when pouring cereal or rice. This Amazon customer says: “I LOVE these containers. My new obsession is making my small pantry more organized. I would definitely tell everyone to buy them for your rice, oatmeal, grits – hell, everything.”