You won’t believe you lived without these life-changing products

Where have they been all your life?!

Useful products from Amazon

by Jade Moscrop |
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Every now and then, you stumble across a product that’s a complete game-changer. It makes your life easier, it brings you happiness and suddenly, you can’t remember the dark, difficult days you spent without it in your life.

Whether it’s a kitchen utensil, a beauty product or a storage solution, we’ve truly been blessed by not only the people who thought of these fantastic creations but the internet, for making them so readily available to us.

Haven’t found your item yet? Don’t fear, we’ve rounded up some of THE best random but seriously useful products from all categories so you can find your next game-changing device. Get ready to meet your favourite game-changer...


Life-changing products you wonu2019t believe you lived without

PopSockets Extendable Base and Grip for Smartphone/Tablet1 of 26

PopSockets Extendable Base and Grip for Smartphone/Tablet

With phones getting bigger each year, it can be a struggle to actually fit it in your hand without getting a serious cramp. Tried and tested by this writer, a PopSocket cured my tendonitis, stops me from dropping my phone on my head like an idiot when I'm in bed and acts as a stand when I want to watch YouTube videos in the kitchen. It's also ideal for taking selfies as it gives you a little more flexibility with your shot - doin' it for the 'gram.

Spider Catcher2 of 26

Spider Catcher

Ah, spiders. Even though we're supposed to love them and all the flies they catch in our homes, living with them can be, erm, unnerving. If you don't want to harm the little critters but would rather they vacate your premises, this handy device ensures they don't get hurt (and that you don't get too close in the process).

Fur Magic Hair Remover Lint Brush3 of 26

Fur Magic Hair Remover Lint Brush

All pet owners among us will know the struggle of leaving the house hair-free. It gets absolutely everywhere. The Fur Magic Hair Remover Lint Brush not only removes the hair quickly and easily but cleans itself too.

Magnetic Pin Cushion4 of 26

Magnetic Pin Cushion

Raise your hand if you've been personally victimised by your hair grips… raises hand. Where do they go? Like socks and the washing machine, it's one of life's great mysteries. Luckily for you, there's a solution. This magnetic pin cushion not only gives you a place to put your grips, but it'll keep them safe too.

ZeroWater 10 Cup Water Filter Jug5 of 26

ZeroWater 10 Cup Water Filter Jug

If we could sum this water filter jug up in two words it would be - it's huge. This kitchen essential is definitely geared more towards families because of its size. What intrigued us the most were its claim to turn wine into water, and it does. It's the first thing we tried when unboxing - and beer, cocktails and cider all turned in to water. AMAZING!

The Increment Bottle Flip Cap Infuser6 of 26

The Increment Bottle Flip Cap Infuser

Struggle to drink as much water as you should? You're not alone. That's why some genius invented this highly motivational bottle that pushes you through to get enough H2O.

Anker SoundCore mini Bluetooth Speaker7 of 26

Anker SoundCore mini Bluetooth Speaker

If you've ever been at a gathering and the atmosphere has been lacking, there's nothing better than a Bluetooth speaker to give it a great vibe. With a 15-hour playtime, it'll go the distance.

Jean-Patrique Lazy Pan8 of 26

Jean-Patrique Lazy Pan

If you've ever thought about cooking yourself a fry-up but have abstained because of the utter faff that comes with using several pans in the process, you're in luck. The Lazy Pan from Jean-Patrique is the answer to your prayers.

Watermelon Slicer Cutter Corer & Server9 of 26

Watermelon Slicer Cutter Corer & Server

When summer rolls around, watermelon is always on the menu. We can't be the only ones, however, that think the effort to prep it outweighs the actual experience. Take the faff out of cutting it with this epic watermelon slicer.

Dymo S0717930 Omega Home Embossing Label Maker10 of 26

Dymo S0717930 Omega Home Embossing Label Maker

Could you be the next Mrs Hinch? Labelling your items after a big sort-out is the most satisfying feeling and this label maker will make you look like a real professional.

EQLEFu00ae Cloud Key Hook Cloud Magnetic Key Holder11 of 26

EQLEF® Cloud Key Hook Cloud Magnetic Key Holder

If you spend ten minutes looking for your keys every morning, it's probably time you invested in a key holder to stop you being late for work each day. These magnetic key holders are stylish and powerful to keep your keys safe.

Milford Collection Hydroglobe Plant Waterer12 of 26

Milford Collection Hydroglobe Plant Waterer

Forget begging your mum or neighbour to pop round every time you go on holiday because your plants will be A-OK with these water globes. Designed to release water slowly, your plants will still be alive and kicking when you return.

Anker Portable Charger13 of 26

Anker Portable Charger

Is there anything worse than settling down into a long train journey or a gym session and realising that your battery's about to die? Investing in a portable charger is one of the easiest things you can do to ensure you'll always have your Spotify or Amazon Prime fix.

OXO Good Grips 3 Piece Reusable Silicone Lid and Splatter Guard Set14 of 26

OXO Good Grips 3 Piece Reusable Silicone Lid and Splatter Guard Set

In a bid to be more environmentally-friendly, you might be trying to ditch cling film in favour of more sustainable options. These awesome multi-size silicone lids will help keep your food fresh and prevent any nasty spillages. Bonus!

Hanging Storage Bag15 of 26

Hanging Storage Bag

You can never have enough storage, which is why hanging organisers like this are an absolute godsend. Whether you hang it proudly on the wall or tuck it away behind a cupboard door, they're ideal for storing toiletries, towels and more.

Desktop Mobile Stand with Adjustable Angle16 of 26

Desktop Mobile Stand with Adjustable Angle

FaceTime when you're cooking dinner? Watch a YouTube video while you're tidying up? Get yourself a phone stand to avoid that annoying ugh-my-phone-just-fell-over-again moment.

AnySharp Knife Sharpener with PowerGrip17 of 26

AnySharp Knife Sharpener with PowerGrip

Every amateur chef needs sharp knives in their kitchen to make life easier and provide the perfect slice. If you've been let down by this kind of knife sharpener before and prefer a steel, don't be disheartened. The AnySharp Knife Sharpener isn't a gimmick and it certainly won't ruin your knives like many others on the market. Simply apply a very light pressure with your knife (even serrated knives!) and they'll be as good as new, if not better. Safe for the home as it attaches to your work surface via the PowerGrip technology, it's a welcome to addition to any kitchen.

2-in-1 Citrus Squeezer18 of 26

2-in-1 Citrus Squeezer

Say goodbye to annoying so-called life hacks to get more juice out of your lemon or lime - this fruit squeezer takes all the effort out of the process, so you can get back to more important things.

HUISHENG Windmill Watermelon Cutter19 of 26

HUISHENG Windmill Watermelon Cutter

If you love eating watermelon, this cuber will make light work of what can be a really laborious task.

Nail Clipper with Detachable Catcher20 of 26

Nail Clipper with Detachable Catcher

How can something so simple not be ALL over the supermarket shelves? Nail clippers, with a catcher for your nails. Genius. Just genius.

Hot and Cold Face Mask21 of 26

Hot and Cold Face Mask

Sure, you might look a bit like Hannibal Lecter, but this cooling face mask has a number of uses that'll make your life better. It can rid you of headaches, improve your skin and reduce swelling. Why wouldn't you want one in your house?

Morphy Richards Electric Can Opener22 of 26

Morphy Richards Electric Can Opener

This multi-tool will make your life endlessly easier, giving you the power to open cans, jars, lids and even hard-plastic packaging with minimal effort.

Furniture Repair System23 of 26

Furniture Repair System

Whether you've moved house recently or purchased some second-hand furniture, you might find that they need a little touch-up from time to time. Forget about a costly repair job, because these nifty little pens will give your pieces a makeover in no time.

Bamboo Bath Caddy Bridge24 of 26

Bamboo Bath Caddy Bridge

If you love a bath to relax, it's time to stop relying on a towel on the floor or your bathroom sink to keep your gadgets safe. Instead, make your bath time even more luxurious by investing in a bath shelf.

Kuchenprofi Tea Boy Penguin25 of 26

Kuchenprofi Tea Boy Penguin

A penguin who can brew your perfect cup of tea - set the timer to the desired number of minutes you want your teabag in your mug, then you can go off and do anything else you fancy rather than stand waiting for your cuppa. When the time's up, the penguin lifts your teabag out. Who knew you needed this?

Car Bin With Lid26 of 26

Car Bin With Lid

If you spend a lot of time in your car, it's highly likely that you eat meals your meals and have your morning coffee in there. Commuters, we're talking to you! Installing a specific car bin not only means that your car is nice and tidy for your own sake, but that anyone else who gets in doesn't have to climb through a mountain of litter to sit down.

Jade Moscrop is a Content Writer for WhatsTheBest, specialising in lifestyle topics. She also writes for Closer, Heat, and Mother&Baby.

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