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45 Brilliant Finds On Amazon That Even Picky AF People Love

Are you, or is someone you know, always too cold or too hot? Do you, or they, read ingredient labels with a fine tooth comb? Are gift receipts an essential that you, or they, actively take advantage of? If so, then you know the struggles of being picky AF. Of course, there isn't anything inherently wrong with being particular with what you like. Being choosy about what chemicals you spray in your home, or how you spend your hard-earned money can be a good thing, and lucky for you (or the person you're shopping for), Amazon is full of products that even the pickiest people will love.

Not only are these hidden gems on Amazon practical, in many cases, they also offer a more efficient or more effective alternative to the products we rely on every day. In other cases, they offer inventive solutions to common problems or are just high-quality basics at an unbelievable price. But the one thing that all of these products have in common is that even people who are picky AF will have a hard time finding fault with them.

Without further adieu, whether you're shopping for yourself, or that hard-to-shop-for person on your list, these are some of the most genius, people-pleasing products on Amazon.

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Lifestyle — 45 Brilliant Finds On Amazon That Even Picky AF People Love

1. A Set Of Exfoliating Konjac Sponges That Will Help You Scrub Your Way To Softer Skin

Mayberry Health and Home Konjac Facial Sponges, $16 (6 Pack), Amazon

Made with natural bamboo charcoal, plus turmeric and rejuvenating green tea from konjac root fibers, these sponges can help naturally exfoliate and cleanse skin for a smoother, more refreshing clean. While bamboo charcoal works as an abrasive agent to scrub away skin impurities, this ingredient is also essential for promoting skin cell rejuvenation and infusing nutrients back into skin, where they belong. Designed for all skincare types, these natural sponges are also bio-degradable and can help detoxify skin with each use.

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2. This Camera Lens Kit That Allows You To Take Professional-Quality Level Pics With Your Phone

KeeKit 4-in-1 Cell Phone Camera Lens Kit, $26, Amazon

This four-in-one camera lens kit comes with a tripod, a carrying case, and a variety of lens', including a macro, wide-angle, fish-eye, and telephoto lens — all for less than $30. But not only is it a steal, both the tripod and lens' are designed to fit nearly any smartphone, so no matter what type of phone your recipient has this kit should be compatible.

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3. A Lap Desk That Works Great When You're Trying To Multi-Task

Lifewit Bamboo Lap Desk, $27, Amazon

This is not your average laptop desk. Not only is it made out of ultra-smooth bamboo, but it also has a perforated design that promotes ventilation to keep your devices cool. If that's not enough, it comes with a built-in mouse mat so you can use your wireless mouse with ease even when you're sitting on the couch, and three desk slots for storing smartphones, tablets, or other small to mid-sized electronic devices.

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4. An Electric Callus Remover That Works Tough On Dry, Hardened Skin

Naturalico Electric Callus Remover and Shaver, $21, Amazon

For baby-soft skin that you just can't achieve with an ordinary file, you'll love this electric callus remover and shaver. It comes in two speeds and with a built-in battery that can be charged more than 1,000 times during its lifetime, so it's built for long-term use. Whether you're looking to just exfoliate skin or really clear calluses away, this device makes foot care easy. Best of all, because this is also water-resistant and comes with a built-in LED light, you can use it virtually anywhere, making it easy to pack this tool away in a suitcase when you're traveling, or to use when you're on-the-go in other ways.

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5. This Pop-Up Stand For Smartphones That Makes It So Much Simpler To Get A Grip

PopSockets Smartphone Stand and Grip, $10, Amazon

Always losing your grip on your smartphone? If so, this collapsible smartphone stand and gripper is just what you've been looking for. This cute little accessory — which can attach to the back of your case, thanks to a washable adhesive stick — is compatible with all smartphones and tablets and can help your hand relax while also ensuring your grip on your phone is secure. Whether you want to pop it, tilt it, twirl it, or collapse it, this stand can adjust to fit your needs and also provides a distraction for restless hands to play with.

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6. These Little Razors That Will Save You Big On Grooming Costs

Tinkle Eyebrow Razor, $5 (Pack of 6), Amazon

These little razors might seem super simple or even mundane, but they're actually an ingenious way to save money and still maintain perfectly groomed brows. Made with stainless steel, this set of six eyebrow razors helps you get defined brows with every use, and helps you enjoy a close, totally flawless hair removal method that also happens to be less painful than waxing and threading.

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7. This Massage Brush That Will Give Your Scalp An Extra Reason To Be Happy

Rolencos Hair Scalp Brush, $13, Amazon

This brush helps stimulate blood and air flow to the scalp and oil glands, which in turn can lead to a healthier, happier scalp. Plus, thanks to its tourmaline technology, each brush stroke helps strengthen the roots of your hair and nourish shafts.

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8. This Terrific Roller That's Great For Foot Massages Anywhere You Go

TheraFlow Dual Foot Massager Roller, $19, Amazon

With this dual-foot massage roller from TheraFlow, you can improve blood circulation and help feet feel more relaxed than ever. This roller uses varied textures, which have been etched out of Theaceae wood, to target pressure points within the feet and deliver the kind of intensely rewarding, spa-like massage you'd expect from a professional but for half the cost. "Over years of working on my feet, I have developed chronic foot pain," wrote one Amazon reviewer. "After using approximately half a hour daily for a month, pain almost completely gone."

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9. This Activated Charcoal Powder That Works On Pretty Much Anything

Viva Doria Charcoal Powder, $7, Amazon

Activated charcoal is all the rage right now, it's in everything from skin care products to cocktails. What makes this virgin activated charcoal powder a must-have is that it's in its purest form and can be used to whiten your teeth or mixed into a face mask. It's made from hardwood trees that have been exposed to high temperatures in an airless environment and specially processed to make it highly absorbent. It's also odor-less, taste-less, gluten-free, vegan, and food-grade.

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10. This Cool Kitchen Tool That Turns Veggies Into Spaghetti

Vremi Spiralizer Vegetable Slicer, $9, Amazon

Make faux-pasta with this tri-blade, stainless steel spiralizer that can shred and curl all kinds of fruits and vegetables. It also comes with a small ceramic peeler and cleaning brush. It makes a great gift for anyone, but especially those on a low-carb, gluten-free, or paleo diet who may be looking for a noodle substitute.

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11. This Funky Ice Tray That'll Make A Big Impression At Parties

Frozen Ice Ball Maker, $8, Amazon

This ice ball maker isn't just another novelty ice cube tray, it actually serves a pretty practical purpose. Yes, these perfectly round spheres can take a boring drink and make it Instagram-worthy, but more importantly it's designed to prevent your drink from getting watered down. Thanks to each sphere's significant size (they're 4.5 centimeters in diameter), it will melt a slower speed than traditional ice cubes to keep your drink cold without impacting the taste. The tray is made from silicone, and can also be used as a mold for Jello, chocolate, or even soap.

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12. These Heated Slippers That Will Make Your Feet Feel Like They've Hit The Jackpot

Kamlif Heated Slippers, $34 (Black), Amazon

These heated slippers come with an electronic heating function and are designed to keep your toes feeling nice and toasty. Elastic and ideal for sizes 5 to 10, these insulated slippers come in a super-soft plush black and can heat up to 150 degrees Fahrenheit, so they're perfect for chilly days and nights. These USB-enabled slippers are also easy to operate and help accelerate blood circulation and ease foot fatigue.

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13. This Set Of Collapsible Measuring Cups That'll Add A Little Color To Your Kitchen

Leepiya Collapsible Measuring Cups, $11 (8-Piece), Amazon

Measuring cups are a practical investment for any kitchen, but what makes this eight-piece set of measuring cups such a good buy is how much space they save. Other measuring cup sets take up much-needed room in drawers and on countertops, but these silicone cups are completely collapsible, meaning they fold down with ease when you're not using them. These cups also come engraved, so you'll always have spot-on measurements, and are safe to use in the dishwasher.

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14. This Shirt Folder And Organizer For When You Want To Bid Messy Closets Adieu

EZSTAX Closet Organizer and Shirt Folder, $22 (20 Pack), Amazon

Messy drawers and closets are no match for this interlocking divider, which allows you to stack up to 20 articles of clothing a piece and pull them out without ruining the whole pile. This stackable clothing organizer also acts as a shirt folding board and laundry sorter, so you can sort through your family's apparel with ease and transform big piles into ordered stacks. This organizer can also fit in most luggage, making it a great thing to use on big trips to keep clothes from getting wrinkly.

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15. This Multifunctional Set That's Like Having A Whole Kitchen's Worth Of Accessories In One

OXA 4-in-1 Immersion Hand Blender Set, $40, Amazon

Chop, blend, whisk, and whizz up all the food you want with this four-in-one immersion hand blender, which works on everything from fruits and veggies to nuts and herbs. Since this set comes with a whisk attachment, a food chopper, and BPA-free beaker, it's basically like having a whole kitchen's worth of appliances in one lightweight, portable package. Equipped with up to six speeds, this set is also dishwasher-safe, which makes clean ups a breeze.

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16. This Water Bottle That Actually Keeps Drinks Cold For Up To 25 Hours

Corkcicle Canteen Classic Collection-Water Bottle, $28 (16 oz), Amazon

This shatterproof, triple-insulated water bottle not only eliminates condensation but also retains the temperature of all beverages — hot or cold. This stylish yet super-functional water bottle has a stainless steel interior lining, so no matter what you're sipping on, your water bottle won't retain the taste. Featuring a no-leak, threaded screw top, this bottle is also easy to grip and pack along on plenty of new adventures.

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17. These Vegan Bath Bombs For When You Want To Give Someone The Spa Treatment

Vegan Bath Bombs Kit, $20 (Set of 8), Amazon

Perfect for vegans or for anyone who just loves a good bath, these handmade and organic bath bombs are just like the kind you'd get at a fancy boutique but are half the cost. Each golf-sized bath bomb is infused with luscious ingredients that help promote relaxation and less stress, including shea butter, vitamin A, essential oils, and so much more that are all gentle on sensitive skin. These bath bombs also release exciting colors into the water to help transform each bath into a fun-filled adventure.

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18. A Set Of Silicone Baking Racks That Make Every Treat Come Out Tasty AF

Silicone Baking Mat Set, $16 (3 Pack), Amazon

Upgrade your baking game with this silicone mat set, which is so much more efficient than normal trays or even aluminum tin foil at getting delicious treats to bake at an even temperature. Since these mats are made with silicone, they're nonstick and oven-safe up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit. Plus, they dry quickly and are simple to clean off using soap and water.

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19. This Self-Massaging Tool That Hits All Those Hard-To-Reach Spots

Body Back Company's Body Back Buddy Jr., $22, Amazon

Need a massage but don't want to shell out the cash for a masseuse? If so, this weird but strangely effective massage tool could help iron out all the kinks. This bendy tool comes with seven therapy knobs, all designed to line up with your body's most tender spots and help relieve aches and pains on those pressure points. Whether you have muscle knots or spasms, this tool is designed to provide targeted pain management relief and is super-portable, so you can take it with you on trips and to the office.

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20. This Alarm Clock That Actually Simulates The Sun Rising

INLIFE Wake Up Light Alarm Clock, $30, Amazon

Sick of alarm clocks jarring you from a restful slumber? This alarm clock is great if you struggle to wake up in the morning because it actually simulates the light that comes from the rising sun. It starts working about 30 minutes before your alarm is set to go off, gradually brightening until it's at full capacity. Set it to one of three brightness levels or use one of the six changing night light colors to add a new ambiance to your room and you'll be amazed by what how much this light adds to your life.

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21. This Electric Wine Opener For Popping All The Corks

Secura Electric Wine Opener, $23, Amazon

If you've ever struggled to open up a bottle of wine or champagne, then this electric wine opener will be money well spent. This cordless device removes corks in seconds, taking all the grunt work out of cracking into your favorite vino. It comes with a built-in, rechargeable battery, and a single charge is good for opening up to 30 bottles. This wine opener, which is made with stainless steel, also makes an attractive addition to any hutch or liquor cabinet.

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22. A Bed Light That Helps Set A Soothing Mood Within Your Home

WILLED Under Bed Light, $18, Amazon

Set the mood or just guide your way to the bathroom with this discreet under-bed night light, which can be dimmed to your preference. Although this light comes with a low 12 volts, it provides all the warm lighting you'll need in the dark to spot furniture, corners, and other things without being so distracting that you won't be able to rest. These 5-foot strips are easy to install, and can be set to detect motion, so it will turn on when you get out of bed.

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23. This Simple Yet Innovative Book Accessory That Makes Reading So Much Easier

PagePal Page Holder, $25, Amazon

If your thumb gets tired easily when you're reading and you have trouble keeping your book open, you'll really enjoy this book accessory. Made from warm walnut, this wooden page holder keeps the pages of your favorite novel open and gives your thumb a comfortable place to rest. This holder — which comes in regular or large sizes — also frees up your other hand to hold something else, like a wine glass, for example.

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24. These Dishcloths That Make The Perfect Kitchen Companion

LUNATEC Odor-Free Dishcloths, $8, Amazon

Whether you're washing and drying dishes or trying to get set-in food stains off your pots and pans, these dishcloths are just what you need to get the job done the first time around. This pack of four machine-washable dishcloths are non-absorbent and have an abrasive feel that makes them perfect for heavy-duty scrubbing. But what really gives these cloths an edge is that they dry in 15 minutes and are resistant to odor-causing bacteria.

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25. This Cooling Pillow That Makes Night Sweats Evaporate Like That

ViscoSoft Arctic Gel Contour Pillow, $30, Amazon

Unlike other cool pillows on the market, this pillow contains a whopping 2 pounds of wave-flow cooling gel. But cooling gel isn't the only thing that makes this pillow such a must-have — it also features contouring memory foam, which molds to fit your body and provides an integral layer of support for those who sleep on their side or back. It also comes with a hypoallergenic, moisture-wicking cover that offers great breathability, especially when you're trying to sleep.

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26. A Tray That Works Like Magic To Defrost Meats In Minutes

Magical Defrosting Tray, $28, Amazon

Thanks to this defrosting tray you can defrost meat in minutes — in fact, depending on the thickness, it should take no longer than 60 minutes. This means you don't need to leave meat out all day or use the microwave, which leaves meats partially cooked in the process, to speed up the process. There is no electricity, chemicals, pre-heating, or hot water required to use this tray, simply put the meat on it and like magic you'll have thawed meat in under an hour.

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27. These Tiny But Super Effective Clips That Keep Cords Totally Out Of Sight

Cable Clips, $9 (Pack of 6), Amazon

In today's world of endless devices that need to be plugged in and charged up, it helps to have a few of these cable clips lying around. The reason? These self-adhesive clips help keep cords organized, so no matter how many devices you might have, you don't have to worry about your room or office starting to look like a cord jungle. This cable management system also works on all kinds of surfaces, including wood, metal, glass, and even rubber.

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28. This Popcorn Maker For When You Want A Theater-Quality Snack At Home

TWOBIU Popcorn Machine, $30, Amazon

Not only does this popcorn machine make popping a bowl of your favorite movie night snack easier, it also makes it healthier. This easy-to-use popcorn popper uses hot air instead of the standard oil to pop the kernels. But that doesn't mean popcorn has to be bland — if you do want to cut back on oils and fats, try adding cinnamon, chili powder, or roasted nuts to your mix to jazz it up.

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29. This Exquisite Himalayan Salt Plate That Foodies Will Love

Himalayan Salt Plate & Holder Set, $29, Amazon

Foodies are sure to go bananas for this absolutely amazing salt plate tray. Ideal for adding a subtle salt flavor to foods and great for presentation, this block is made of pure Himalayan salt and comes in a lovely pinkish hue, which can add tons of great character to your kitchen space. To keep this naturally antimicrobial salt plate going strong, simply wash under warm water and scrub lightly with a soft brush or sponge — no need for soap or water.

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30. This Shower Head That Actually Helps Relieve Symptoms Of Dry Skin

Luxury Filtered Shower Head Set, $55, Amazon

When it comes to treating dry skin or damaged hair you've probably tried a variety of soaps, shampoos, or serums, but have you ever tried simply changing your shower head? By switching to this filtered, 10-stage shower head, which works to eliminate chlorine and sediments from water before it impacts you, you may experience real relief from itchy, flaky skin because water-based irritants won't be aggravating your condition.

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31. This Sanitizer And Universal Charger That Gets Your Phone Cleaner Than Ever

PhoneSoap 2.0 UV Sanitizer and Universal Phone Charger, $55, Amazon

As seen on ABC's Shark Tank and on the Discover Channel, this nifty device uses UV-C light to zap common household bacteria like e.coli and salmonella to keep your smartphone germ-free. It also has a charging port that is compatible with iPhone or Android and fits standard and plus-sized smartphones.

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32. These Liners That Keep Produce Fresh

Dualplex Fruit and Veggie Life Extender Liner for Refrigerator Drawers, $10 (4 Pack), Amazon

These liners for the inside of fridge drawers are a simple, practical investment that can really pay off, especially if you buy produce but tend to forget about it. The foam in these liners helps air circulate in the draw, so veggies and fruits don't rot and spoil as quickly, and are easy to cut up with scissors, so you can trim them to fit your drawer size.

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33. This Small Phone Charger That Can Charge Your Phone More Than 2 Times

Jackery Portable Phone Charger With Flashlight, $20, Amazon

The beauty of this portable device isn’t just that it will charge your phone, what makes it impressive is that it's one of the smallest external battery packs on Amazon with 6000-milliampere-hour charging capability. That means that it can juice up your iPhone 8 2.4 times or your Samsung Galaxy S8 1.6 times. The built-in emergency LED flashlight has a durable aluminum shell and the unit, which features premium Panasonic battery cells, comes with a micro USB charging cable, too.

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34. This Hilarious Wine Stopper That You Won't Be Able To Stop Laughing About

Wine Condoms, $14 (Set of 6), Amazon

Disposable, convenient, and laugh-out-loud ridiculous, this is one wine stopper you'll never forget because it looks (and feels) just like a condom — and it kind of works like one, too. Simply unroll the condom over the neck of a wine bottle to keep wine fresh for days. Each box comes with six foil wrapped stoppers that are lightweight and easy enough to stash in a purse, pocket, or backpack, so you can also take these when you're traveling — just make sure you don't mistake it for the real thing.

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35. This Bag That Not Only Gets Rid Of Odor, It Prevents It

Moso Natural Air Purifying Bag, $10, Amazon

Unlike other odor solutions on the market (read: scented sprays and potpourri), these bamboo charcoal air purifying bags don't just mask smells they actually absorb and remove odors, allergens, and pollutants from the air. And if that isn't enough, they also prevent odors from occurring in the first place by absorbing excess moisture that causes mold, mildew, and bacteria from forming. They cover up to 90-square feet and are perfect to use in cars, closets, and bathrooms. They last up to two year — to re-activate them, simply put them outside in the sun for about an hour.

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36. These Wool Dryer Balls That Will Save You Money

Wool Dryer Balls by Smart Sheep, $17 (set of 6), Amazon

Not only do these 100 percent premium wool dryer balls offer a chemical-free alternative to fabric softener and dryer sheets, but they also significantly shorten drying time. Plus, since they can last for thousand-plus loads, these will save you a ton of money that you'd otherwise spend on laundry supplies and quarter-eating dryers at the laundromat. This set comes with six balls, and it is recommended to use three balls for small loads and five or six balls for large loads.

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37. This Journal That Helps You Reflect On Your Life Over A 5 Year Span

Q&A a Day: 5-Year Journal, $16, Amazon

This Q&A 5-Year Journal takes the stress out keeping a diary and makes reflecting back over the years easy. Each page prompts you with a question such as "On a scale of one to ten, how happy are you?” or “What can you smell right now?” Below the question it provides a few lines for you to draft your response. Once you finish the year, you start over and revisit those same questions again, and again.

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38. This Lotion That Literally Everyone Will Love

Vanicream Skin Cream With Pump Dispenser, $13, Amazon

Free from dyes, lanolin, fragrance, parabens, and formaldehyde, this non-irritating, non-staining, non-greasy moisturizer is suitable for both sensitive and skin that is in need of the most intense hydration. It can be applied to the face, hands, or feet to soothe red, irritated, cracking or itchy skin. Plus, not only do thousands of reviewers swear by it on Amazon, it's even been awarded the Seal of Acceptance from the National Eczema Association with a rating of 5 out of 5 stars.

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39. This Surge Protector That Makes The Most Out Of Your Outlets

Belkin Mini Surge Protector with USB Charger, $14, Amazon

This mini surge protector turns your outlet into a multi-functional charging station with three standard outlets and two fast-charging USB ports. It even has a 360-degree rotating plug so you can fit it anywhere.

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40. These Naturally Humidifying Clay Balls

Natural Stone Room Humidifiers, $7, Amazon

Humidifiers can be game-changers when it comes to being comfortable in your home, but they're often an eyesore when it comes to decor. Enter: these natural stone humidifiers that not only look chic, but they will also humidify a room sans electricity. Simply fill the black ceramic bowls with water and the white porous clay balls will release moisture into the air.

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41. This Hilarious Card Game That Everyone In Your Family Will Love

Exploding Kittens Card Game, $20, Amazon

Do you like cats? Laser beams? Goats? Games? If you answered yes to any or all of those questions, you'll love this hilarious family-friendly game that's taken Amazon by storm. Since being launch on Kickstarter just a few years ago, this game has racked up thousands glowing of reviews by fans who can't get enough of this fast-paced game. It can be played by two to five players (or up to nine if you combine it with another deck).

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42. A Face Cloths That Removes Makeup Using Only Water

Flawless Face Art Magic Cloths, $11 (2 Pack), Amazon

Skip the harsh chemicals and greasy oils, this magic cloth gets rid of all your makeup — even waterproof mascara — with just water. Sound too good to be true? Hundreds or reviewers swear that they actually live up to the hype. The cloths are suitable for all skin types and are machine-washable, allowing you to use them again and again.

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43. This Classic Kimono That Reviews Swear Is Super Comfortable

Amazon Essentials, 100% Cotton Robe (S-XL), $24, Amazon

This classic, kimono-style robe is made out of 100 percent breathable cotton knit that feels similar to a thick T-shirt, but most importantly, at less than $25 it's a total steel. Reviews love how comfortable it is, and were shocked by the quality. It's available in eight colors and in a range of sizes from small to extra large, there is sure to be an option that will please everyone.

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44. This Pillow That Side, Back, And Stomach Sleepers Will Love

Pancake Pillow, $80, Amazon

Some people like their pillow flat, others like it extra fluffy — this pillow aims to please both people and everyone in between. The 300-thread count cotton outer case holds six down-alternative pillows that can be added or removed depending on your needs. It is hypo-allergenic and comes in two sizes (queen and king).

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45. This Seriously Affordable Sous Vide Machine That Makes Dinner Easier

Chefman Sous Vide Precision Cooker, $90, Amazon

Sous vide machines used to be a luxury item only found in professional kitchens, but thanks to affordable options like this Chefman Precision Cooker you incorporate this cooking technique into your kitchen. The beauty of using a sous vide machine is the precision in which it can cook food. By constantly monitoring the water temperature it keeps the water the perfect temperature and ensures you never over or undercook food again.

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