37 As-Seen-On-TV Products That Actually DO Work

We all know that infomercials tend to exaggerate just a bit. Most likely, you've never had the same amount of trouble trying to accomplish simple tasks as the people in the "before" section of an infomercial have. And yet, there are some products you see on TV that actually do work wonders. Luckily for you, they're available on Amazon.

We hope you find these products as awesome as we do. Just an FYI: 22Words is a participant in the Amazon affiliate program and may receive a share of sales from links on this page.

The Finishing Touch Hair Remover Is Tiny, But Packs a Punch

It's small enough to fit in your pocket or purse and when the cap is on, it looks just like a tube of lipstick. With just a few swipes, you can remove unwanted hair from your upper lip or chin.

Light up the Sky with Rocket Copters

These things launch like rockets and fly like helicopters. Launch them into the sky up to 150 feet, then watch them drift down. They're an especially great pick for the summer months!

These Deshedding Gloves Make Brushing Your Pet Easier

Put this glove on, pet your cat or dog, and voila! Their excess fur is easily removed without the hassle of brushing!

Treat Yourself with The Pedi Perfect

Use it to gently and effectively buff away hard skin to reveal soft, smooth feet. Give yourself the spa treatment from the comfort of your own home.

This Portable Handle Makes It Easier to Get out of Your Car

This handy device can be easily stored in your glove compartment but is there when you need some extra leverage to get up. It also has a built-in seat belt slicer and glass-breaking hammer in case of emergencies.

Easily Fix Torn Screens with this Screen Repair Tape

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It's way easier (and cheaper!) than having to replace your entire screen door. This stuff can solve your problem in seconds.

These Magic Pens Are Fun for the Whole Family!

It may not be a totally new concept, but watching colors change right before your eyes never gets old. This listing is for a set of 20 markers — for under $5, it's a great deal.

The Scrub Daddy Is the Sponge Your Kitchen Needs

In cold water, the Scrub Daddy becomes firm for heavy-duty scrubbing. In hot water, it becomes soft for more lightweight tasks. The whole thing is made from a special kind of foam that can be completely rinsed out so it doesn't house germs.

The Drop Stop Will Save Your Keys...and Change...and Fries

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It's a simple problem with a simple solution. The Drop Stop plugs the gap between your center console and the seat so you can finally stop losing stuff to the abyss.

The Vidalia Chop Wizard Isn't Just for Onions

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You can put virtually any vegetable on the cutting grid of the Vidalia Chop Wizard and with a firm press of your hand, it's instantly chopped! The container at the bottom holds all your chopped ingredients making it easier than ever to make a quick salad with a single utensil.

The Hurricane Spin Scrubber Will Wreak Havoc on Grime

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It's the ideal tool for cleaning tile, grout, sinks, or any other surface you don't feel like bending over to get to. The scrubber extends up to 4 feet and has interchangeable heads to fit different jobs.

The Nutrislicer Chops All Kind of Veggies

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You can also use it to grate cheese! Simply put the food in the hopper on top and give the handle a few cranks.

The Magic Bullet Is Great for Smoothies

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Blend ice, fruits, and veggies together — right in the cup! You can also use it to make various dips, soups, and even baby food.

The Garden Genie Gloves Make Outdoor Work Easier

Haven't you always wanted claws to help you accomplish some tasks more quickly? With these gloves, that dream can come true. In addition to the impressive (and useful) claws, the gloves are also waterproof, so you can rinse them off without getting soggy.

This Laundry Folder Pretty Much Accomplishes a Miracle


It makes doing laundry fun. Well, more fun than it usually is, at least. Place shirts, pants, or towels on the board and a few flips later you'll have a perfectly folded, easily stacked garment to put away.

The Dust Daddy Vacuum Attachment Is Totally Genius

Rather than using one giant hose, the Dust Daddy is made up of several flexible hoses so you only suck up the stuff you want to while leaving your tools, jewelry, change, or whatever else right in its place.

The Schticky Lint Roller Isn't Just for Your Clothes

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If you have lint or pet hair you need to remove from your clothes, yeah, this thing will do the trick. But it's also sticky — ahem, schticky — enough to pick up small messes around your house. Rinse the roller off with water and you can use it several times!

The Comfort Click Belt Is a Lifesaver After a Big Meal

It works with a ratchet-like device rather than the traditional buckle-and-hole method you're used to. It can easily be tightened or loosened with only one hand.

This Magnetic Screen Door Automaticaly Closes Behind Your Pet

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(Or behind you if you happen to be the one going through.) It saves you the time and effort of having to get up every time your dog wants to go out. It's also especially handy if you're carrying something and can't grab the door.

These Nonstick Grill Mats Make Cleanup a Breeze

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Just in time for those summer barbecues! These nonstick mats keep your food from sticking to the grill but are thin enough to still leave grill marks on your food. When you're done grilling, lift the whole thing off and pop it in the dishwasher.

Clever Tongs Are Part Tong, Part Spatula

Use them to easily flip food or scoop it out of a container. It's a simple design that we wish we had thought of first.

The Pocket Hose Is Super Small Until You Need It

As soon as you turn on the water, it expands to the length of a full hose, but once you're done with it, it'll shrink back down for easy storage, eliminating any kinks or knots.

Egglettes Egg Cookers Make Hard-Boiled Eggs Without the Shell

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Crack an egg into an Egglette, put on the lid, then drop the whole thing in boiling water. In a couple minutes, you have a hard-boiled egg with zero shell to peel off!

Mighty Putty Can Fix Pretty Much Anything

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Cut off the amount you need for any given job, knead the two colors together, and put it where you need it. Mighty Putty will harden as it dries to form a watertight seal, repair a broken tile, or do just about anything else you may need.

These Grocery Organizers Make Shopping More Fun

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Place these bags into your grocery cart as you're shopping and checking out (two of them are insulated to keep cold goods fresh!). When you get back to your house, you can easily lift all four bags out of your car at once and bring them right to your house!

These Earring Back Lifters Solve a Problem You May Not Even Realize You had

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These earring backs provide some extra stability to people whose earrings tend to droop forward. They're great for whenever you're wearing heavy earrings and need a little extra support.

This Swivel Outlet Looks Way Better Than a Standard Power Strip

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It features six plugs that can swivel for easier access. The low-profile design can be easily hidden behind entertainment centers or other furniture.

Huggable Hangers Will Transform Your Closet

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These velvet-covered hangers can hold even the most delicate pieces of clothing and keep them from sliding off onto your floor. They're also super thin so they save all kinds of closet space compared to a standard clothes hanger.

The Bacon Wave Is the Best Tool for Cooking Bacon in the Microwave

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Lay a few slices of bacon in the Bacon Wave and put the whole thing in the microwave. Just a few minutes later, you'll have expertly cooked bacon without any of the effort of having to cook it on the stovetop.

SaniSticks Keep Your Drains Clean and Smelling Fresh

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Powerful enzymes in the SaniSticks break down clogs before they become an issue. They're also lemon-scented so your sinks are left smelling fresh.

The BetterBrella Opens Inside-Out!

That way, all the water droplets are kept on the inside of your umbrella instead of dripping all over the floor. The unique design also makes it much easier to go through a door or get into or out of your car.

The Hurricane Spin Broom Can Sweep up Just About Any Mess

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The rotating bristles effectively create a vortex for the dust and debris on your floor and sweep it directly into the dirt chamber.

The Ove Glove Is a Favorite Among Cooks

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And people who love to grill! The five-finger design gives you way more flexibility than your standard oven mitt.

This Charcoal Powder Will Give You a Pearly White Smile

Dip a toothbrush in the powder, give your teeth a swirl, and BAM! Super white teeth. It may look a little crazy while you're using it, but that's part of the fun!

These Scrubbers Are Both Soft and Tough

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The silicone bristles are gentle enough for even your most delicate dishes, but make no mistake — these things can do some serious scrubbing if you need it!

The TubShroom Catches Hair *Before* It Clogs Your Drain

Place a TubShroom in your bathtub drain hole and it'll catch hair of any length before it has a chance to clump up in your drains. Then, simply lift the TubShroom and wipe it off to clean.

These Touch Lights Can Be Put Anywhere!

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When you need a light somewhere (but don't feel like hiring an electrician), these things really can't be beat. You can stick 'em anywhere and turn them on with the touch of a single finger.