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    31 Practical Products From Walmart That'll Make You Realize Life Could've Been A Little Easier This Whole Time

    Who would have thought practical could be this fun?

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    1. An LED clip-on flashlight that'll let you read in bed easily, no matter where you are. It's narrow enough to not bother those around you, and its flexible neck and tiny size means it'll fit into a bag or pocket while you travel.

    Black clip-on light with blue details

    Promising review: "I bought this light for a specific purpose, and it works great! It gives off a lot of light for being so small. It is the perfect size and has enough flexibility to bend many ways and stays put however you place it." —kimsa

    Price: $9.99

    2. A 5-inch clip-on fan to keep you from getting overheated during the night. The fan head pivots and rotates so you always have airflow in the direction you need it, and since it's battery-operated, you won't be tied to an outlet.

    Gray and brown clip-on fan

    Promising review: "OK...I bought these to put on my dogs' double stroller and they love them. They can stay cool while riding in style!! They have two speeds which is very nice. They aren't real loud either. Very adjustable, which is what I needed. Battery-operated, no plugs to worry about. Great item for a great price!!" —Earthina

    Price: $11.17

    3. A pack of two FoodSaver Heat-Seal rolls for a customizable food storage option. You can choose how big your storage bags will be, and they'll let you maximize the space in your fridge. They'll block moisture and oxygen from spoiling your leftovers and you can even microwave them!

    FoodSaver clear bag with meat sealed inside

    Promising review: "FoodSaver is the only brand I would recommend for sealing food for the freezer. I tried another brand one time, and I was not happy with the results. The FoodSaver brand keeps my fresh meat and all my fresh vegetables that I freeze for three to four years, and the food remains great!" —Cindy

    Price: $17.98

    4. A stainless-steel six-piece spoon straw set so you can have your cereal and drink the milk too.

    Stainless steel spoon straws

    Bonus: these are dishwasher safe.

    Promising review: "Have been looking for these for a long time. They add a nice touch to beverage glasses. Make nice gifts to friends." —frances

    Price: $14.98

    5. A 26-drawer stackable cabinet for the screws and nails you always lose track of. The unbreakable drawers are clear so you can see what's inside, and they've got rear stop tabs so nothing spills. Stack it on your workbench, or mount it on the wall.

    Black cabinet with clear drawers

    Promising review: "The dividers are included! They are on the back of the organizer. The size looks just like the picture and it is very handy." —SeamstressJan

    Price: $27.34 (originally $35)

    6. A tool storage tower so your garden tools will take up less space. It holds up to 40 pounds and the heavy-duty castors make it easy to roll around the yard when you need to. It won't rust or dent so you can use it for years of future gardening.

    Black storage tower with gray legs

    Promising review: "It's actually really sturdy plastic. I honestly had low expectations. But when I placed heavy, thick tools on there, it held up nicely. It has wheels for easy moving and the setup took like 10 seconds. Great product for the price. 100% recommend if you're looking for some garage organization." —Denisse

    Price: $59.99 (originally $69.99)

    7. A copper brownie pan with built in slicer that'll give you an entire pan of edge brownies. The nonstick surface means that you can serve your guests with ease, and if you remove the divider, you can even use the pan as a serving tray.

    Copper brownie pan

    Promising review: "This is a very incredible idea! I love the fact that the brownies are cut evenly, so no fight among our kids who gets a big slice :) This is also easy to clean and looks very high end brownie pan. The thing l made a mistake is leaving the brownie slicer too long that the brownie sticks to it. I suggest taking the slicer out after about three to five minutes you let the brownie cool off." —jimjamster

    Price: $16.43 (originally $23.75)

    8. A Melissa & Doug deluxe wire puzzle rack to hold up to 12 puzzles and keep your nursery organized.

    Model uses the metal puzzle storage rack

    Promising review: "When searching for a puzzle rack I had two requirements: 1. I did not want to pay an arm and a leg for something to hold puzzles. 2. It needed to be able to hold chunky sound puzzles and peg puzzles. This was the only rack that fit both of my needs. When this product arrived, I was happy to see how sturdy it was. It hasn't bent, and the puzzles don't fall out. If you have puzzles that are thick, have large pegs, or are oversized I highly recommend this puzzle rack." —Ethan

    Price: $15.22 (originally $17.49)

    9. An e.l.f. hydrating face cream so you can lock in hydration and fight winter dryness. With hyaluronic acid to plump, niacinamide to brighten, and squalane to improve elasticity, you'll be able to put your best face forward everyday.

    Model and bunny pose beside a light blue container of face cream with black letters

    This is also vegan and cruelty-free.

    Promising review: "After buying a lot of expensive moisturizers, I am excited that a cheaper alternative with great ingredients is available. It is thicker in consistency but not heavy on the skin. So far fairing well in colder temperatures in terms of moisture retention. I wish it didn't have fragrance as I have sensitive skin but it does not cause any issues or inflammation. I recommend you give it a go if you are looking for something effective but not overpriced." —DogsandDawgs

    Price: $12

    10. A large cutting board with four trays that'll hold all your cut meat or vegetables and keep your countertops clean. The ergonomic design makes it easy to cut without straining your shoulders or elbows. It's a great choice for any chef, regardless of whether you're left-handed or right-handed.

    Model uses the bamboo cutting board to store vegetables as they prepare a burger

    Promising review: "This Bamboo cutting board is a one-of-a-kind kitchen item to use. I loved the little compartments that help store vegetables as well as to keep the vegetable waste. Now I don't have to keep multiple containers. The drawers are very helpful when preparing for a recipe. Craftsmanship is gorgeous and the organic bamboo is amazing. It is the perfect gift for someone who enjoys cooking. This product is sturdy and beautiful and so easy to clean. I just loved this product." —Rajesh

    Price: $39.95

    11. A handheld garment steamer because you don't need an iron to keep your wardrobe looking good. It's compact so you can take it with you on business trips, and it'll freshen your clothes' fabric without any harsh chemicals. Oh, and it'll kill 99.9% of germs and bacteria.

    Model uses the white steamer on a light blue blouse

    Promising review: "This compact garment steamer is the perfect lifesaver. It can easily fit in luggage to take on the go. It is very light and easy to fill. It is ready to go within minutes and the steam is continuous. The nozzle is wide enough to cover a good amount of area in a small time. I got the wrinkles out of a dress in less than eight minutes. You can steam out curtains for seasonal change or freshen up a dry clean only suit super fast with out burning or ruining it. The cord is average length so make sure your garment is close enough to reach." —jojorenee

    Price: $14.88

    12. A nonstick multipurpose indoor grill for all the barbecues you could want, no matter the weather. Prepare your favorite foods easily with the griddle and grill combo, and with the removable grease catcher, you can keep your kitchen clean too.

    Black and orange indoor grill

    Features dishwasher safe removable parts.

    Promising review: "We are pleased with the grill. It is perfect for indoor grilling and does a great job. We grill year round, the only problem is my wife would get upset stomach from the smoky flavor. With this grill you can grill without the smoke and still get the good flavor. It is truly nonstick; everything wipes off easily and you can wash it in the sink too." —exfed

    Price: $59.99 (originally $89.99)

    13. A tub of SheaMoisture leave-in conditioner so you can soften and detangle hair at the same time. With black castor oil and fair trade shea butter, it's a great choice for anyone who uses heat or color on their hair.

    A model works with the white leave-in conditioner, which has a yellow label with green and purple letters

    Sustainably produced and cruelty-free.

    Promising review: "This leave in conditioner isn't greasy, has a very nice scent and my hair is definitely softer since I started using it. I love the entire SheaMoisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil product line. I think it helps to use the shampoo, conditioner, leave in conditioner and the styling lotion together for maximum results. My hair was very dry and damaged but improved dramatically when I started using the SheaMoisture products. Best thing I've ever found for my hair." —AnnieSee

    Price: $7.97

    14. A set of 90 Noxzema acne pads to fight blemishes with salicylic acid, eucalyptus oil and menthol. They'll remove excess oil and other impurities to leave your skin less susceptible to future breakouts.

    Blue and orange tub of acne pads with white letters

    Promising review: "I loved this product. I have super sensitive dry acne prone skin. My skin would react or burn to everything that is used to acne treatment as its really dry. But this pad helped me with my blemishes. I have been using it for three months now, still have some acne but there is no breakout or blemished area on my face anymore. As I have dry skin, I didn't use this pad for more than once a day, and there was no extensive burning." —N

    Price: $3.97

    15. A set of 24 durable silicone cupcake liners that'll feed your love of baked goods (literally) without the waste that comes with paper liners. You can also, like me, use them to divide up food in your lunch box. The possibilities are endless!

    Colorful silicone liners dividing food up in a yellow and green lunchbox

    These are also microwave-, dishwasher-, and oven-safe.

    Promising review: "We love them! I bought this bright set of 24. They came fast and exactly as pictured. We used them in couple days and it was amazing. We used Pillsbury muffin mix for 12 muffins and end up with 16 size of a cupcake cute and tasty pastry. We didn't use any oil before we add muffin dough. Muffins didn't stick and get out easily. Cleaning in soap water by hand." —Maryana

    Price: $7.23

    16. A six-tier rolling shoe organizer for your collection of sneakers, heels, boots and more. It's got 30 individual compartments, and the fabric top can hold smaller accessories. The four casters will let you roll it to different parts of the house.

    Black shoe organizer with gray railings

    Promising review: "So simple to put together. Shoe slots are large and it easily holds chunky platform shoes. Few pair of sandals can fit in the same slot. Good quality. Space-saving. Caster wheels makes this perfect fit for any closet. —Scott

    Price: $36.94

    17. A glass geometric coffee table with a shelf so your living room will have extra storage and style. Since it's glass, it'll go with any color scheme.

    Glass coffee table in satin nickel

    Promising review: "I purchased this for my living room and absolutely love it. It was super easy to assemble and took me about ten minutes to do on my own. I wasn't sure how the quality was going to be but it's great and seems to be very sturdy." —Kate

    Price: $121.19 (originally $149.99, available in four colors)

    18. A mid-century kid corner reading nook to encourage their love of reading with their own cozy spot. It's designed with both adults and kids in mind, and it'll fit right in the corner so it doesn't take up a lot of room. Place books, art supplies, or stuffed animals in the shelves.

    Brown, white and gray reading nook with gray cushion and white and gray geometric doors

    Promising review: "I bought a dollhouse from Kidkraft for my daughter last year and was so impressed with the quality that when it was time to shop around for a desk for her room, I knew to check out their brand first. I saw this reading nook and fell in love with it, and I am SO happy with my purchase. I love it and so does my daughter (5). It makes homework time more fun, it's sturdy enough to sit both of us comfortably, and it has a ton of storage." —mommalarson

    Price: $185.98

    19. A Mainstays seven-section drawer organizer that'll keep your socks organized and give you easy access to whatever you need, whenever you need it.

    White drawer organizer

    Promising review: "Made some large/deep drawers much less prone to jumbled contents. Very happy with them." —Walmart reviewer

    Price: $10.21

    20. A Better Homes & Gardens five-cube storage organizer for displaying your favorite souvenirs or for some entryway storage. The open back gives you access to outlets if you need them, and each shelf can hold 22 pounds.

    Gray storage cubes

    Promising review: "This is the second time I have purchased these cubes. I love them! I have them in black as well on either side of my entertainment stand. They are well built and look great! Not thin and cheap looking like other cube storage bins." —Monique

    Price: $96 (available in five colors)

    21. A pair of slipper socks with nonslip grips because we all love a good Risky Business slip-and-slide moment, but sometimes it's just not practical. These fleece-lined babies are one size fits all, just roll down the cuff to fit!

    Gray slipper socks with white tops

    Promising review: "Soft and warm!!! Ordered one for myself, I am a size 10, and it fit me great! Warms my feet fast! No more sliding all over! Slip proof works good so far! The second pair was for my daughter size 4 and the fit was good. She is paralyzed from waist down and we have trouble keeping her lower legs and feet warm because of circulation. This house slippers warmed them nicely, even though her feet will not have a perfect warmth, but you can touch them and they aren't a block of ice! I highly recommend these for anyone!!!!" —ReadABook

    Price: $10.99 (originally $12.88, available in three colors)

    22. A weatherproof pet door that'll let your four-legged friend in and keep the rain out. Its unique three flap system is energy efficient and the snap-on closing panel can keep it closed at night. It's also insulated so air that's too cold or warm will stay outside.

    Dog sticking out of the weatherproof pet door with a white frame inside a blue front door

    Promising review: "This is my second Extreme Pet Door and is a replacement for one that has lasted more than 12 years. Over the years I've had as many as four dogs going in and out many times daily. I really like the insulation effect it provides both from the outside and inside. Very happy and satisfied with the quality and the price!" —mapjjp

    Price: $84.95+ (available in two sizes)

    23. A compact Philips electric eyebrow razor to keep your eyebrows looking good without any painful plucking. The precision trimming head will give you a precise eyebrow shape, and it's cordless for easy moving.

    Pink and purple electric razor

    One AA battery included.

    Promising review: "I have had three different trimmers in the past and have had problems with all three. None even came close to getting all the hairs on my face or my eyebrows. The first time I used this little trimmer, I couldn't help but be amazed. I couldn't find one single hair it missed. My eyebrows are sparse but get long and with the attachment for brow, it worked like a charm. All eyebrow hairs were even. I have short hair with short sideburns, therefore my sideburn hair shows up quickly when it begins to grow. This little trimmer got them all and without pulling. It is such a handy little trimmer and totally does what it says it will do." —grandmamma

    Price: $12.95

    24. A set of six bake-even strips so you don't have any more high-rise centers, cracked tops or over-cooked edges. Just dampen these oven-safe strips and wrap around your pan before baking for a perfect cake.

    A model puts a purple bake strip on a silver pan

    Promising review: "These bake-even strips are wonderful!! I made my son and his fiancé's wedding shower cake (first cake with more than one tier) and I didn't have to level the cakes at all because of these strips! I love them and are buying another set because I am baking their wedding cake next month!" —Blessed to Bake

    Price: $17.39 (originally $23.47)

    25. A facial cleansing system that'll use dual speed technology to give you fresh and beautiful skin. Two brush heads will let you cleanse, exfoliate, brighten and unclog for a more radiant look.

    Blue and white facial cleaning brush with alternate head

    Promising review: "Amazing performance for the price and it works just as well as an expensive face brush and it comes with two brushes which includes one for sensitive skin. I do have sensitive skin and I can use either brush just fine." —unhappymaid

    Price: $7.98

    26. A Baby Foot deep exfoliation peel mask for the toughest of calluses. This in-home treatments uses 16 types of natural extracts to exfoliate and moisturize, removing dead skin cells to reveal healthy and soft feet.

    Baby foot peeling mask process

    Promising review: "Worked great the first time I used it. I waited a month and used a second time to see if my callused heels would look better. So far so good. No sensitivity or pain. Took almost week for them to start peeling then peeled for about 10 days. It was satisfyingly gross." —Emily

    Price: $25

    27. A pack of five washing machine cleaning tablets because it can't clean your clothes if it's dirty. Once a month, they'll help eliminate odor and residue. They're also safe for septic tanks, traditional top loaders, and high-efficiency models.

    Model uses a white machine cleaning tablet from the green box

    Promising review: "Excellent excellent excellent. Works better than liquid products that claim the same fame. Affordable and really does the job. No more stench from the washer. Whites come out white. Highly recommended!" —swilzig

    Price: $9.98

    28. An Equate gel nail polish remover so you can enjoy the convenience of gel polish without having to make a salon follow-up to remove it. With low-temperature steam, this tabletop kit will remove your manicure in half the time a normal salon visit would.

    Aqua and white nail polish remover

    Promising review: "I was inspired to purchase this steamer after a YouTuber showed this is the way she is able to change her nails so often. Including removing gel tips, gel polish and polygel applications. I used it to remove two layers of builder gel and it literally flaked off. Finally a product that works. I don't like the foil method or soaking for 45 minutes per hand. Enough is enough. Yes, purchase the steamer. It works." —Chenai

    Price: $24.97

    29. A pair of reusable soothing gel nursing pads to make any breastfeeding mother more comfortable. They'll relieve tender skin with on-contact cooling and each one can be reused for up to 72 hours. Plus, the soft fabric backing will prevent bra friction and the absorbent gel will keep leakage at bay.


    Promising review: "If it weren't for Soothies, I would have stopped breastfeeding after week two. These are truly a lifesaver. They are worth every penny. I try to use them for about a week before switching to a new set - this is a few days more than what is recommended. The cooling factor does eventually go away, but the gel still feels amazing as a protective layer between my clothes." —Abigail

    Price: $7.27

    30. An Oral-B electric toothbrush that'll deep clean your teeth for amazing plaque removal. The round brush head is inspired by dentists' tools and the two-minute timer will help you get every tooth.

    White electric toothbrush with blue and green bristles

    Promising review: "Works better that I can remember, and have replaced my original brand with this one (its been many years). The vibration and workings are far superior than the one I just threw away. What a great product, expect to just keep replacing it as needed, never changing to another brand or style." —Shorty

    Price: $24.97

    31. A Mainstays portable electric lint shaver so you can safely remove pills from all type of fabric. Its triple blade will restore all kinds of fabric, and it's portable so you can carry it with you wherever you need it.

    Blue and white lint shaver

    Promising review: "I had a lint shaver, because pilling on anything drives me crazy. Mine was big and bulky to hold. I have rheumatoid arthritis in my hands fairly advanced, (even though I'm still young) and THIS Portable Lint shaver, which also shaved my throw pillows awesome, is ergonomically designed to be easy to hold! It's lightweight! The lint trap removed easily, and snapped securely back into place ease. No fighting to get anything open. I also like that it has a SAFETY cap so nothing gets inadvertently snagged! Very happy with this Portable Lint Shaver!" —Kimberkat

    Price: $8.97

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