37 Products Basically Necessary for Grown-Lady Life

Adult life is hard, which is why us women should support each other and share our secrets to success. Especially when those secrets involve genius products we can have at the click of an "add to cart" button! I depend on a lot of these inventions to help me get through daily life, and I bet you can find a few you need, too.

I've scoured Amazon to find the best way to wash your face, and where to store all your shoes. If you're feeling brave, you can take on spider-catching and acne-healing with some of the gadgets below. After all that, treat yourself to a wine sippy cup. You deserve it.

We hope you find these products as awesome as we do. Just an FYI: We are a participant in the Amazon affiliate program, and may receive a share of sales from links on this page. Prices on Amazon fluctuate so anything mentioned below might change as soon we publish it!
We hope you find these handy products as awesome as we do. Just an FYI: we participate in affiliate programs, and may receive a share of sales from links on this page.

These Acne Patches Absorb Clogs and Speed Healing

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These acne patches might be the easiest, safest, and most satisfying way to treat pimples and clogged pores. This set includes patches in a variety of sizes, so you can treat one pimple at a time, or cover a larger area (like your whole freaking forehead if you have to!). Leave on all day or overnight, and when the patch turns cloudy, it's time to peel it off and see what it soaked up.

This Affordable Bidet Attachment Uses Fresh Water for a Refreshing Spritz

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If you can't afford a Japanese robotic toilet, this bidet attachment is an affordable and highly effective alternative. Over 7,000 positive reviews attest to its quality, easy of installation, and ability to keep your bits fresh and clean. One reviewer says, "Startling at first, if you have never used a bidet, but I have never felt cleaner in my whole life!"

This Air Purifier Plugs Into Your Car to Freshen Air with Negative Ions

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Freshen up stale, stinky air in your car with this air purifier. Plug it into the 12V outlet and it immediately begins to emit negative ions, which eliminate odor without any perfume. It even reduces mold, viruses, and bacteria.

This Alarm Clock Is Equal Parts Cute and Loud

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A huge part of grown-lady life is getting your booty out of bed and to work on time. Make it easier (and prettier!) with this twin bell alarm clock that comes in five yummy colors. Operates on one AA battery (not included), glows in the dark, doesn't tick, and is seriously loud.

This Basic Tool Kit Is a Must-Have for Every Grown Lady

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If you don't have a basic tool set, order this one now. You'll be ready next time you need to change a battery, hang a picture, or make a small repair in your home. One five-star reviewer says, "This is a great little tool set for the money. We've done all manner of common household repairs using these within the last 10 months of owning it."

This Bestselling Electric Razor Works Wet or Dry

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This cordless electric razor by Brori is not only a great deal, but also highly recommended by hundreds of positive reviews. Charge it overnight to get 60 minutes of cordless power. Take it in the shower (it's waterproof!) for a wet shave, or use it dry for quick touch-ups. Plus it comes with chic stand!

This Bestselling Fitness Tracker Is a Bargain at Under $30

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Data nerds, take note. This affordable fitness tracker records your steps, tracks real-time heart rate, and even monitors the duration and quality of your sleep. Reviewers say it's "amazing for the price," "comfortable," and the "battery life is exceptional."

These Bra Laundry Bags Protect Delicates in the Washing Machine

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Ain't nobody got time for hand-washing bras and other delicates. Instead, pick up this set of four bra laundry bags. The mesh allows for free flow of water and detergent, while preventing snagging and tangling. Underwires stay in shape and bras last longer!

This Caffeinated Gum Perks Up Tired Brains

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This isn't your mother's caffeine! Goodbye bitter coffee, hello minty NeuroGum! Each piece gives a blast of caffeine, L-Theanine, Vitamin B6, and Vitamin B12. Fresh breath and fresh energy? Yes, please!

These Collagen Eye Masks Send Under-Eye Bags Packing

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Brighten and tighten tired-looking eyes with these collagen eye masks. The 30 strips are loaded with skin-loving essentials like Vitamin E and green tea extracts that reduce puffiness, minimize fine lines, and leave you looking refreshed.

These Cord Wraps Keep Cables Neat and Tidy

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I bet I can guess two truths about you. One: You own way more cords and cables than seems strictly necessary. Two: They're a frigging mess. Corral those cords with these reusable cord wraps that Velcro snugly and are easy to reposition.

These Champagne Coupes Help You Party Like Gatsby

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Swanky and sophisticated, this four-pack of coupe glasses will make you feel as frisky as a flapper and as elegant as Gatsby. Perfect for champagne or cocktails! Reviewers say they "give my bar a little extra retro sophistication" and "allow a much richer enjoyment of sparkling wine and champagne."

These Crystal Nail Files Last Basically Forever

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I can't tell you how many cheap, flimsy emory boards I burned through before I discovered these fabulous crystal nail files. Each of the six files is made of glass, comes in its own case, and features a pretty pastel color.

This Face Primer Minimizes Pores and Makes Makeup Last All Day

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The secret to a flawless face is applying a good-quality primer as the first step in your makeup routine. Minimize pores, mattify skin, and help foundation and other makeup last all day long with no touch-ups.

This Facial Cleansing Brush Cleans Your Face SO MUCH BETTER Than Soap Alone

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A hugely important piece of any skincare routine is how you wash your face at night. One of the most effective ways is to use a facial cleansing brush that does the work for you. Two speeds of rotating bristles mean you get a deep, exfoliating experience every time. Skin will be fresh and primed for serums and moisturizers.

These Bra Strap Cushions Are Like Soft Little Clouds on Your Shoulders

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Bra straps are an evil necessity of grown woman life. They dig in. They slip. They cause all kinds of trouble. Unless you're wearing these genius little bra strap cushions. The smooth silicone pads relieve pressure from straps and prevent slippage.

This Facial Flex Tones Face and Neck So You Look Younger

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The Facial Flex was originally designed as a medical device to help patients increase oral muscle strength, but users quickly discovered that it also resulted in a more youthful appearance. By toning the muscles of the face and neck, people see a decrease in wrinkles, jowls, and other signs of age. One five-star reviewers says, "I saw a difference within a week and it is now almost two weeks and I am thrilled."

These Foldable Flats Tuck Into Your Bag to Be Ready for Sore-Feet Emergencies

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Every woman should own at least one pair of these brilliant foldable flats. They're perfect to bring along to weddings, parties, and other high-heel events when you know your feet will be killing you by the end of the night. They come in about 25 different colors, so it's easy to find a match for every special occasion.

These Fruit Fly Traps Have One Job, and They Do It Really, REALLY Well

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There are only three things that are sure in this life. Death, taxes, and fruit flies. These annoying little bugs will definitely find a way into your home at some point, and the best way to get rid of them is with these fruit fly traps. They're as easy as they look--just put them out and wait for the flies to be attracted, stick, and die. Take a look at the oh-so-satisfying user photos if you want to see lots and LOTS of dead fruit flies.

This Cuticle Oil Pen Makes It Easy to Treat Nails on the Go

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To treat dry skin and hangnails, applying cuticle oil regularly is key. This cuticle oil pen makes it easier than ever to keep your nails moisturized and conditioned.

This Furry Throw Blanket Is So Cozy (And So Affordable!)

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Perfect for the foot of your bed or your favorite chair, this furry throw blanket will add a touch of cozy warmth to any little spot in your home. More than 20 color choices mean it will be easy to match it to your decor. Or, some Amazon customers seem more concerned with matching it to their pets! (Look at the user photos for furry cuteness.)

This Good-Quality Chef's Knife Is a Must-Have in Every Kitchen

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If you've already acquired a set of name-brand knives for your kitchen, then move along. But if you're still using a sad, dull, hand-me-down, bargain bin knife to chop your veggies...then do yourself a favor. Invest a little money in at least one good-quality knife.

These Insulated Wine Sippy Cups Are the Best Way to Drink This Summer

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The product description on Amazon wants to assure you there are plenty of uses for these insulated sippy cups, including hot beverages and (of all things) ice cream. I mean, sure, that's fine. But I'm here to tell you that these cups are truly meant for cold white wine on hot summer days. Sip and enjoy, my friends.

This Laptop Tote Bag Makes You Look Professional as Hell

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Imposter syndrome, be gone! You'll look and feel the part when you show up to your next meeting or interview with this stylish, functional laptop tote bag. It fits laptops up to 15.6" and/or a tablet, plus room for papers and other stuff.

This Portable Charger Is the Size of a Lipstick (But Much More Useful)

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Portable chargers are pretty much a necessity anymore. You can't risk running out of battery during your workday or commute, so always have a back-up. This lightweight little portable charger slips into your pocket or bag and is ready when you need a recharge.

This Q-Tip Holder Looks Like a Cute Little Lotus Plant

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This one's just for fun. Keep Q-Tips handy on your bathroom counter with these adorable little lotus-shaped container. Reviewers call it "so cute" and "pretty and functional."

This Love Handle Means Never Dropping Your Phone in the Toilet Again

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So simple, yet so effective. The Love Handle attaches to the back of your phone (or case) with removable 3M adhesive. You then have a slim-profile strap that makes one-handed texting so much easier and safer. Bonus: Your phone can still easily slide in and out of your back pocket!

This Makeup Setting Spray Helps Makeup Stay Fresh and In Place All Day Long

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After applying makeup, spritz face lightly with this makeup setting spray to lock in products. Your makeup stays flawless longer, with fewer touch-ups. You can also refresh and hydrate skin throughout the day with occasional spritzes of the product.

This Spider Catcher Captures Creepy Crawlies for Humane Release

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If you're a lover, not a squasher, then this spider catcher is perfect for you. The ingenious design allows you to control the extension and retraction of a set of soft bristles. Catch the bug or spider, then release it outdoors.

This Shaving Cream Is Incredibly Moisturizing and Smells Like a Smoothie

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Treat yourself to a better shave! This luscious shaving cream smells like a tropical smoothie and goes on smoothly to give a closer shave on legs, underarms, and bikini area.

These Shoe Wipes Make Your Kicks Look Like New

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Extend the life of your favorite shoes with these shoe wipes. The specially designed cloths are saturated with a formula that breaks down dirt and grime. Safe to use on suede, leather, nubuck, rubber, sneakers, boots, heels, and cleats.

These Grippy Socks Are Perfect for Your Next Yoga, Pilates, or Barre Class

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I've been looking for socks like these for ages. They have textured spots on the bottoms so you won't slip, and the criss-cross elastic straps keep them snugly in place during any workout.

This Squeeze-Open Pill Pouch Is the Best Way to Carry Just a Few Pills

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Tiny and portable, this squeeze-open pill pouch is the perfect solution for transporting a day or so worth of pills. Five-star reviewers call it "tough and tiny" and "Great for keeping my meds in my pocket at work so I remember to take them on time."

These Sticky Notes Are Honest AF

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Sometimes, ladylike language goes out the window and it's time to swear like a sailor. That's when these sticky notes will come in handy. Perfect for telling your coworkers or roommates what you really think.

This Strawberry Exfoliating Mask Is Good for Skin (And Smells Heavenly)

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Looks like preserves, feels like sugar, smells like strawberries. This exfoliating mask is made from real sugar and strawberry seeds, for a natural, delicious-smelling treatment that leaves skin soft and smooth.

This Shoe Storage Case Makes the Most of Under-Utilized Space

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Perfect for special-occasion or off-season shoes, this divided storage bin holds 12 pairs of shoes and fits neatly under the bed. The case is constructed from sturdy yet breathable material, with a clear top that zips shut.

This Water Bottle Makes Sure You Hit Your Daily Water Intake

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There are a lot of water bottles out there, but this one is my current favorite. The 32-ounce bottle is marked with timestamps to help you monitor your water intake, which is helpful for anyone who's trying to be healthier. It also features a handy carrying strap and a well-designed, leak-proof lid.