60 Weird Things Skyrocketing In Popularity On Amazon That Are Sick As Hell

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60 Weird Things Skyrocketing In Popularity On Amazon That Are Sick As Hell
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While shopping online is convenient, it can also require some savviness — and it’s always a good idea to only grab products that are either popular or have tons of positive reviews. With that in mind, I’ve put together this list of weird things that are absolutely skyrocketing in popularity right now. From defrosting trays to solar-powered garden lights, each item you’ll find below has hundreds, if not thousands of positive reviews from satisfied shoppers.


A Bluetooth Label Printer That’s Compatible With Androids & iPhones

Consider this label printer a must-have for staying organized. It connects to your iPhone or Android using Bluetooth, making it completely wireless. There’s also no need for any ink, toner, or ribbon, as each order includes thermal tapes that are significantly cheaper. And with a variety of fonts to choose from, you can easily customize your labels however you like.


A Waterproof Shelf Liner That Helps Keep Your Fridge Clean

Wiping up spills in your fridge can be a real pain, so why not save yourself some stress by putting down these liners? They’re made from waterproof EVA that easily wipes clean with a damp rag — and if your fridge is on the smaller side, you can trim them to fit using a simple pair of scissors.


The Defrosting Tray That Thaws Protein Safely

Using hot water or a microwave to thaw meats can lead to bacterial growth — instead, use this defrosting tray. It can help everything from protein to veggies thaw up to five times faster, while its nonstick surface won’t latch onto your ingredients as they defrost. And unlike some thawing methods, this one doesn’t require any electricity.


These Solar-Powered Garden Lights Sway In The Wind Like Real Fireflies

The outside of your home is the first impression you make on guests, so why not dress it up with these garden lights? Installation is as easy as pressing them into the ground, as each one is powered using a built-in solar panel — no need for any complicated wiring. Plus, their flexible stems let them sway in the wind, just like real fireflies.


A Miniature Spatula That Reaches Deep Into Tiny Bottles

Throwing out skincare and makeup bottles while there’s still produce inside can be a waste of money, making this mini spatula a smart investment. Its narrow head reaches deep into small bottles, letting you scrape the insides clean so that you get every last drop. “These have helped me get more used out of my products for a few dollar investment,” wrote one reviewer. “They hold up really well and I like that it came with multiple sizes.”


These Open-Ended Hangers Won’t Let Clothes Slide Off

Not only do these hangers feature a grippy rubber coating to help keep clothes from sliding off, but their open-ended design also makes it much easier to hang pants, skirts, and more on them. And if that isn’t enough? Their sturdy metal frame easily supports up to 10 pounds without sagging.


These Drywall Hangers Can Hold Up To 45 Pounds

Drilling into studs when you’re a DIY novice can be daunting — instead, use these drywall hangers. Simply press them into your drywall, and you’ll instantly be able to hang up heavy mirrors, small picture frames, or nearly any item weighing 45 pounds or less. Plus, each order includes a spot marker so that you don’t have to fiddle around with measuring tape.


An LED Word Clock Is Sure To Spark Conversation

Whether you put this LED word clock on a shelf or nightstand is up to you — but either way, it’s sure to spark conversation when guests are over. It tells the time in five-minute increments, lighting up the necessary words so that you can read it at a quick glance if needed. You also have the choice of four colors: copper, rose gold, silver, or black.


A Stainless Steel Knife That Makes Spreading Cold Butter Easy

Spreading cold butter can be a real pain — unless you have this knife to help you out. A series of holes running down half of the blade curl cold butter into small ringlets, making them easier to spread on bagels, toast, and more. And since it’s made from stainless steel, there’s no need to worry about it rusting over time.


This Silicone Ice Tray Makes It Easy To Pop Cubes Out

Unlike that plastic ice tray you’ve likely been using, these silicone ones are flexible, making it easier to pop your cubes out without cracking the frames. They’re also completely BPA-free — and each tray comes with a matching lid to help prevent spills inside your freezer.


This Exfoliating Brush That Can Be Used Wet Or Dry

This exfoliating brush has bristles that are both firm and flexible so that they effectively buff away dead skin without being too abrasive. Using it after waxing or before shaving can help reduce razor burns and ingrown hair. Plus, it will feel like a relaxing massage.


This Adorable Knife Sharpener Doesn’t Require Any Electricity

Unlike some knife sharpeners, this one doesn’t need any electricity in order to get your blades back in good working order. It’s also small enough to stash inside a drawer, making it great for cramped kitchens — and the rhino’s curved back gives you somewhere safe to grip when dragging your knives through its horns.


These Lightsaber Chopsticks Comes With Batteries Included

Not only are these lightsaber chopsticks a fun way to eat meals, but each order also comes with batteries included, making them ready to use right out of the box. They’re made from BPA-free plastic that’s safe to run through the dishwasher once you’ve removed the batteries — and each order even includes a bonus bottle opener shaped like the Millennium Falcon.


An Easy-To-Grip Bottle Opener That Works On Nearly Any Container

From pickle jars to small bottled water caps, this opener is designed to help you twist open lids of nearly any shape or size. The soft silicone exterior makes it easy to keep a firm grip, regardless of how much mobility you have in your hands — and many reviewers raved about how it “works great.”


This Silicone Spoon Rest Is So, *So* Easy To Clean

Whereas some spoon rests have a habit of latching onto mess, this one is made from soft silicone that easily rinses clean under running water. Its heat-resistant design also makes it highly unlikely that it’ll melt or deform when near hot stoves. Plus, the splatter shape brings a touch of fun to any kitchen counter.


These Popular Heat-Resistant Stove Gap Covers

Ever notice how mess can drip down into the gap between your stove and counters? These stove gap covers put a stop to it by sealing up the gap so that nothing can fall inside. They’re also heat resistant — so there’s no need to worry about them melting — and you even have the choice of three colors: black, white, or clear.


An LED Camping Lantern That Collapses For Easy Packing

Not only does this camping lantern collapse down to a fraction of its size so that it’s easy to take with you, but its waterproof design also keeps it working come rain or shine. A solar panel built into the top eliminates the need to bring any spare batteries with you — and if your phone starts to run low on power, you can even use it as a power bank in a pinch.


This Handheld Fan Can Help You Cool Down For Hours & Hours

Whether you’re sweating at the gym or stuck outside on a hot day, this handheld fan can help you cool down. The battery lasts for up to 21 hours before you need to recharge it — and it even features a built-in flashlight, just in case you need help seeing in the dark. Choose from five colors: pink, white, light green, brown, or blue.


These Colorful Watering Globes That Help Keep Plants Hydrated

Got a thumb that’s more black than green? Not a problem when you have these globes to help you out. Simply fill them with water and stake them into your potted plants, and they’ll help keep them hydrated for up to two weeks. Plus, the colorful glass makes them just as fashionable as they are functional.


A Reusable Makeup Eraser That Works With Water

Simply get this makeup eraser wet with water, and a few gentle swipes are all it’ll need to wash away everything from foundation to waterproof mascara. Unlike packaged wipes, you can wash and reuse them for up to five years — and its ultra-soft texture won’t irritate sensitive skin.


These Microfiber Bracelets Stop Water From Spilling Down Your Arms

Washing your face can be quite messy, so why not wear these bracelets to keep water from spilling down your arms? They’re made from soft microfiber that dries quickly when wet, while an elastic band in the center stretches to fit wrists of nearly any size.


A Reusable Cleaning Gel That Reaches Deep Into Tight Spaces

Air vents, cupholders, camera lenses — this cleaning gel can be squished deep into all sorts of tight spaces. Its grippy surface latches onto dirt and dust, pulling it off your surfaces without leaving behind any scratches. And unlike some gels, this one is reusable until the color changes.


The Microwaveable Popcorn Popper That Collapses For Easy Storage

Bulky air poppers can take up a ton of space in storage — instead, consider upgrading to this microwaveable version. It can hold up to 15 cups of popcorn, yet collapses down to a fraction of its size for easy storage. Plus, the stay-cool handles on either side give you somewhere safe to grip when taking it out of the microwave.


A Reusable Tea Infuser That’s Suitable For Loose Leaves

If you prefer making your own custom blend of tea leaves, then this infuser is definitely worth a look. Not only is it shaped like an adorable version of the Loch Ness monster, but it also has small feet on the bottom so that you can safely rest it on the bottom of your mug — no need to worry about losing track of a string. Once finished sipping, toss it into the dishwasher for an easy clean.


This Glass Container Can Help Keep Greens Fresher For Longer

Parsley, cilantro, asparagus — this container is designed to keep all sorts of greens fresh for up to three weeks. It’s made from sleek glass, with a compact base that makes it easy to fit inside plenty of refrigerator doors. The best part? You only need to change out its water reservoir once every three days for the best results.


A Cute Magnet That Reminds You Whether The Dishes Are Dirty Or Clean

If your family is always mixing dirty dishes into a clean dishwasher, consider placing this magnet on the front of your machine. It’s an easy way to keep track of whether the dishes are dirty or clean, and the adorable design makes it a cute addition to any kitchen. And if the front of your dishwasher isn’t magnetic? Each order also includes a piece of metal with an adhesive backing so that you can still use it.


This Ergonomic Detangling Brush That Prevents Damage

Thanks to its unique cone-shaped bristles, this detangling brush can gently separate tangles and knots instead of tearing straight through them. It’s safe to use on wet or dry hair and can be used with any hair type. And it can be used as a scalp massager, too.


These Stainless Steel Wine Glasses That Will Never Break

Shattered glass is a fear of the past when using these stainless steel wine glasses at your next dinner party. The unbreakable pair can handle any drop and even come with airtight lids to prevent spills. Plus, their double-walled design will regulate your drink’s temperature, no matter the temperature outside.


A Silicone Dish That Helps Bars Of Soap Last Longer

Letting bars of soap sit in a puddle of water can cause them to deteriorate faster, making this soap dish a smart investment. Raised slats on the bottom lift your bars of soap away from pooling moisture, helping them last longer to save you money — all while a small channel in the front lets excess water drain into your sink. And since it’s made from silicone, cleaning it out is as easy as rinsing it under running water.


This Nourishing Cuticle Cream That’s Just $10

Made with Japanese seaweed, aloe vera, rice bran oil, shea butter, and vitamin E, it’s no wonder that this cuticle cream can deeply moisturize. The rich formula is meant to strengthen and hydrate without leaving behind a greasy feel.


This Facial Moisturizer That’s Chock-Full Of Snail Mucin

Snail mucin is known for its hydrating abilities, and this facial moisturizer is absolutely loaded with it. The lightweight formula quickly absorbs into the skin — without leaving you feeling greasy. And unlike some moisturizers, this one is completely hypoallergenic, as well as free from parabens and sulfates.


An Untippable Nail Polish Holder That Comes In Fun Colors

Place your nail polish inside this holder when doing your nails, and it’ll help keep the bottle safe from getting knocked over. It’s designed to fit polish bottles of nearly any shape or size — and the grips nearly any smooth surface, including vanities, tables, and more. Choose from six colors: unicorn, green, blue, blush, cucumber, or lilac.


The Gel Bead Eye Mask That Can Be Used Hot *Or* Cold

Whether you’re suffering from migraines, sinus pain, or simply looking to soothe away some inflammation, this eye mask has you covered. It’s filled with soft gel beads that not only contour to the shape of your face, but they’ll also deliver soothing heat if you pop the mask into the microwave for a spin. Or, if you’d prefer some cold therapy, simply keep it in the fridge until you need it.


This Massaging Shampoo Brush That Can Help Hair Grow Thicker

Apply a dollop of shampoo to this brush, then gently scrub it into your scalp to massage away dirt and oil. Using it can also help stimulate blood flow, which can result in a thicker head of hair when used over time — and the handle on the back makes it easy to keep a firm grip when your hands are wet.


A Hydrating Oil Made With Organic Apricot & Vitamin E

Organic apricot and vitamin E are only a few of the nourishing ingredients you’ll find listed on this bottle of hydrating oil. It’s so versatile that you can use it all over your body, including on dry hair, skin, or even cuticles — and each bottle is cruelty- as well as paraben-free.


This Stainless Steel Eyelash Curler That Comes With A Travel Pouch

Curl your lashes gently with this high-quality stainless steel curler. It comes with a satin travel pouch to keep it clean and two silicone pads that are gentle on delicate lashes.


A Reversible Papoose That Lets You Carry Your Pet With You

As long as your cat or dog weighs 12 pounds or less, you’ll be able to carry them with you inside this cute papoose. The reversible design makes it almost like you’re getting two for the price of one — and since it’s made from a breathable polyester-cotton blend, there’s no need to worry about your pet overheating while inside.


A Narrow Spatula That Helps You Get Every Last Drop Out Of Jars

From peanut butter to mayonnaise, this rubber spatula’s narrow head makes it easy to scrape all sorts of containers clean, ensuring that you get every last drop of product from inside. It’s also BPA-free as well as dishwasher-safe — and the platypus shape is a cute touch.


A Stainless Steel Drain Protector That Won’t Impede Water Flow

Whereas some drain protectors will cause your sink to back up once they’re filled with debris, this one features a tower-like shape that allows water to flow through regardless of how clogged it may be. The stainless steel frame is also resistant to rust — and many reviewers appreciated how it’s “easy to clean.”


This Rechargeable Book Light Features 3 Adjustable Colors

With a powerful battery that lasts for up to 70 hours before it needs to be recharged, this book light makes it easy to read all through the night. Three adjustable light colors give you options when deciding what works best with your eyes: warm white, plain white, or daylight. Plus, the flexible gooseneck makes it easy to point in any direction.


An Insulated Cup Sleeve With A 4.8-Star Overall Rating

Made of 100% neoprene, this insulated cup sleeve can stretch over cups and bottles of various sizes. It keeps condensation inside while protecting your hands from the cold. Choose from six sizes and 125 patterns in the listing.


The Electronic Lighter That Works In The Wind

Whereas traditional flame lighters will extinguish in the wind, this electronic version produces a plasma arc that won’t go out in the wind or rain. Indicator lights on the front let you know when it’s time to recharge the battery — though you shouldn’t have any problem using it up to 350 times before you need to plug it into an outlet.


A Stainless Steel Drain Protector To Prevent Clogs

Did you know that you can potentially avoid a visit from the plumber by using this drain protector? The mushroom-shaped invention stops all buildup and hair from entering your drains and creating a blockage. And since it’s made of durable stainless steel, it’s meant to last a lifetime.


This Flexible Trunk Net To Keep Your Groceries In Place

With this trunk net strapped in, you won’t have to worry about any breakables getting tossed around or any bottles opening on impact. The stretchy piece can fit multiple bags of groceries, tools, or anything else that you need to bring on the go. All will be kept upright and protected throughout your ride.


These LED Headlights Attach To Your Crocs

Need a little extra light to see where you’re going? Then consider attaching these headlights to your Crocs. They’re just as waterproof as they are lightweight, making them suitable for wearing out in the rain or snow — and each order even comes with batteries included.


A Digital Thermometer With A Built-In Bottle Opener

Your recipes will come out better than ever before with the help of this digital thermometer. In just two seconds, it provides an accurate temperature reading that can be displayed in either Fahrenheit or Celcius. You’ll know exactly when you take your steaks off the grill or turn off your boiling milk.


A Flannel Throw Blanket That Looks Just Like A Giant Burrito

Made from soft flannel, this throw blanket is a fun twist on the usual blankets you likely have draped across your sofa. It’s printed to look just like a giant tortilla, which means you’ll look like a big burrito once you wrap yourself up in it. And if you aren’t a fan of burritos? You can also grab it as a waffle or pizza.


This Trunk Organizer With Adjustable Dividers

If you have precious cargo to bring along but don’t know how to keep it from rolling back and forth at every red light, the solution is simple. Fill this trunk organizer with all your necessities and strap it in to keep everything secure. It has a waterproof lining and multiple interior dividers that can be removed.


A Lip Oil Made With Real Fruit Extracts

There are five different shades of this lip oil to choose from and each will leave a natural flush of color. While adding to your look, it will also nourish your lips with the multiple vitamins and apple water that make up its hydrating formula.


A Sturdy Cupholder That Lets You Sip Wine In The Tub

Soaking in the tub with a glass of wine is a great way to relax — but that’s only part of the reason why this cupholder is worth a look. Its versatile shape means you can use it with wine glasses, beer bottles, soda cans, and more. Plus, the sturdy suction cup on the back can easily hold up to 7 pounds without falling loose.


This Handheld Milk Frother Coffee Drinks & Whisking Eggs

While this milk frother is perfect for creating your very own latte art, it can be used for much more than fluffy foam. Eggs can be quickly whisked to perfection and smoothies can be blended perfectly. It all takes just 15 seconds.


An SPF 30 Makeup Primer With 10,000+ Reviews

This makeup primer does it all: It will keep your pores protected from buildup, keep your skin protected from the sun thanks to its SPF 30, and give you a smoother look thanks to the shea butter and other natural ingredients that it’s made with. It leaves a demi-matte velvety finish.


These Portable Organizers For Hair Ties, Q-Tips, & More

Q-tips, hair ties, Bobby pins — these mini organizer bins are great for taking all sorts of small items with you when traveling. The clear lids let you see what’s inside without having to pop them open. Plus, the stackable design makes it easy to keep them together inside your bag.


This Microwaveable Grill That Separates Out Fat

Who says you need to have an entire barbecue in the backyard to enjoy some crispy sausage links? This microwaveable grill helps deliver the same flavor in just minutes. It even has elevated grooves to allow fat and excess oil to drip to the bottom. And the lid will keep the walls of your microwave from getting dirty.


These Compression Packing Cubes That Are Water Resistant

This packing cube set is a no-brainer for anyone who loves to travel. By compressing your clothes, they will save you a ton of space so that you can bring more clothing options without having to carry more luggage. Each of the three pieces is made of rip-stop nylon and has smooth zippers that won’t snag fabric when closing.


A Pair Of Seat Gap Organizers That Come In A Few Shades

You’ll never again have to search underneath your car rugs or underneath the seats to find that lip balm that somehow escaped your bag. Instead, keep all your essentials in this seat gap organizer that will always be right next to you.


An Insulated Sleeve That Helps Canned Drinks Stay Cold

Designed to fit any 12-ounce slim can, this insulated sleeve does a way better job at keeping your drinks cold compared to that flimsy foam koozie. It also helps prevent condensation on the outside of the can so that your hands stay dry — and with dozens of colors to choose from, you shouldn’t have any trouble finding one that suits your style.


These Eco-Friendly Food Storage Bags That Are Freezer-Safe

Since each of these reusable food storage bags can be used over 350 times, this 24-pack will last you for years to come. Coming in various sizes, you’ll be able to store everything from almonds to large pieces of celery. The thick plastic and durable zippers create a leakproof seal that will keep things fresh for longer.


These Reusable Dishcloths That Will Save You Money

In addition to being a lot cuter than plain paper towels, these reusable dishcloths are much stronger and more eco-friendly as well. Each one can take the place of 17 rolls and are 100% biodegradable. They are gentle enough to be used on wood, glass, tiles, and more.


The Silicone Lids That Stretch To Fit Nearly Any Container

Every kitchen has that one drawer filled with mismatched plasticware lids, so why not downsize to these silicone ones? They stretch to fit nearly any container, as each order includes seven different sizes ranging from small to extra-large. They’re also leakproof, BPA-free, as well as safe to use in the microwave, oven, and freezer.

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