34 Random But Seriously Clever Products On Amazon That Are Quickly Skyrocketing In Popularity
When it comes to products on the internet, there are two types of weird: "Why would anyone ever spend money on that thing" weird, and the products so irresistibly weird, you can't help but add it to your cart right that second. These random but brilliant Amazon products are skyrocketing into popularity because they effortlessly fit into that second category. Yeah, the following might initially seem out of left field, but reviewers can't stop talking about how much they ended up loving their random purchase.
While it might look like I reached into the depths of the internet to pull out these bizarre gems, I didn't. In fact, they were right there in plain sight on Amazon's Movers and Shakers page. Much like the best sellers and most wished for categories, this page shows which products on Amazon are getting the most attention from users.
However, Movers and Shakers, in particular, focuses on the biggest gainers in sales rank over the past 24 hours, and it's updated hourly. In other words, when a previously low-key product starts trending like nuts, it'll show up here almost instantly. So if weird AF products are your niche, save some time and start with the ones that people currently can't get enough of: here's 35 of the very best.
1This Adorable Bluetooth Shower Speaker With A Built-In Suction Cup
This adorable Aduro AquaSound shower speaker is waterproof with a built-in microphone and convenient suction cup back. It's got controls right in front so you can easily answer calls and skip songs, and it's compatible with any Bluetooth device from phones to tablets. Frankly, the only thing better than the price tag is the fact that it comes in over 12 awesome designs.
2This Single Kitchen Tool That Has Five Distinct Uses
With one single tool, you'll have a slotted spoon, turner, solid spoon, spatula, and cutting tool. The Joseph Joseph 5-in-1 is made from tough nylon that's heat-resistant but won't scratch your kitchenware. It's also dishwasher-safe and has reviewers asking, "Where have you been all my life?"
3This Carbon Charcoal Air Fresheners That Soak Up Smells And Moisture
Made from activated charcoal derived from sustainable coconut husks, these remodeez air fresheners are non-toxic and easily soak up smells, moisture, and mold. You can put them in shoes or in your closet to keep everything smelling fresh, and they "recharge" in the sunlight, as the UV rays cause the charcoal to release its odors and become absorbent again. Reviewers say they even get rid of incredibly difficult odors to rid the house of, like pet smells.
4This USB-Heated Eye Mask For A Relaxing Steam Facial Anywhere
Plug this Baiyea heated eye mask into any USB port for a steamy hot facial that opens pores and reduces dark circles — and it also has a natural lavender scent that can help relieve stress. There's an easy remote for temperature control, the adjustable strap won't put uncomfortable pressure on your face, and the cover is removable and washable if it gets dirty. It even has a cold compress that you can store in the freezer for headaches or puffy eyes.
5These Antiperspirant Wipes For Freshness Anywhere
These biodegradable, compostable wipes give you dryness and protection anywhere. They contain a clear, residue-free formula that control sweat and leaves you smelling fresh. Since they come in individually wrapped packages, you can throw them in your suitcase, gym bag, or camping backpack. One reviewer writes: "So far, these wipes have been awesome! I struggle to find any antiperspirant that actually works for me ... so, I was surprised that one little wipe kept me pretty dry and smelling just fine throughout the entire day."
6This Waterproof Makeup Bag With Three Levels And Countless Compartments
The three layers of this VASKER makeup bag contain nine adjustable compartments, seven makeup brush pockets, and multiple flat mesh and plastic holders for shadows and palettes. It's also got an adjustable shoulder strap and handle for comfortable travel, so whether you're a professional or just a beauty lover, you'll always have everything you need. It's also water-resistant and incredibly easy to wipe clean, should there be any spills.
7This Special Coffee That's Supposed To Give You A Clearer Mind
This Morning Fog Lifter coffee offers heightened cognitive function with every sip, all due to its special USDA Organic Arabica coffee beans. It's got a dark, bold and robust flavor that reviewers say, "tastes great," and it comes in single-serve cups for convenient brewing. One reviewer also says it's way better than the average cup: "Talk about a great coffee that can enhance your fogged mind and focus, look no more. I love this coffee and I am not a big coffee drinker."
8This Infinity Strap To Help You Deepen Your Poses And Increase Your Flexibility
The Infinity Strap is made from high resistance material that stretches alongside the human body for dance, yoga, strength training, gymnastics, or physical therapy. It's easy and comfortable to grip, won't tangle or bunch up in a bag, and distributes pressure over the wrist and hand to prevent injury. It comes in multiple sizes and colors, and the timeless infinity design is perfectly symmetrical and balanced to help you achieve the most flexibility without pushing yourself too far.
9This Adjustable Bamboo Organizer That Fits Almost Any Drawer
Whether it's flatware or pens, this expandable organizer can make any drawer neat and tidy. It's made from water-resistant bamboo and instantly creates seven to nine compartments for all your stuff. "This instantly transformed my drawer from a jumbled mess to complete organization!" comments one buyer. It's also easy to clean with a damp cloth, and has almost five inches of expandable space.
10These Quirky Little Gadgets That Help With Hundreds Of Household Fix-It Jobs
"You'll never know when you're going to need one of these, but when you do, you'll realize that almost nothing else could have done the job so perfectly," says one reviewer about these Quirky Bandits. They're essentially just various-sized rubber bands with hooks attached, but they're great for so many things, like securing wires, keeping annoying cable cords together, clipping your keys onto your pants, organizing art supplies, and mounting your phone in your car. They also come in various sizes for different jobs.
11This Paddle Brush Blow Dryer That Styles While It Dries
People are obsessing over this Lescolton one step tool. It's basically an electric paddle brush that evenly distributes hot air between the strands while you pull it through, styling hair while you dry it. Not only does it minimize drying time and reduce frizz, but it has a built-in ion generator to prevent heat damage and keep hair extra manageable. It's great for all hair types and hair textures, and it emits ions that keep hair shiny. It can also add volume, and gives a fairly relaxing scalp massage, too.
12This Magical Tray That Seriously Speeds Up The Thawing Process
The Evelots rapid defrosting tray thaws any kind of meat in under an hour using no electricity or heat whatsoever. It stays cool to the touch the whole time, and there's no pre-heating required. It's made of a special aluminum that defrosts safety right on your countertop, and you can even put it in the dishwasher when you're done. "This thing is made of magic!" one reviewer raves. "I put rock hard frozen meat on it and in short order it turns into freshly thawed delicious food ready to be cooked."
13This Magnetic Ceramic Safety Blade That's Always Right There When You Need It
Since this safety blade is made from ceramic, it stays sharp up to 11 times longer than steel, and it'll never rust. The cutter itself automatically retracts the blade when it's not in use, fits comfortably in the palm of your hand, and is even magnetized so you can store it on your fridge. Basically, it's a must-have for opening boxes and difficult packaging.
14This Peel-Off Brow Gel Tint That Lasts For Days
Imagine having smudge-proof brows that last for days. This Korean beauty favorite is called Etude House Tint My Brows, and it does just that. It goes on as a gel and peels off like a sticker, leaving your brows shaped and filled in just the way you like them. It also comes in three different shades to match almost any hair color, and reviewers call it a total "game changer."
15These Non-Toxic Pouches That Get Rid Of Odors Overnight
Whether they're used for gym equipment, shoes, or trunks of cars, these Triple 8 SmellWell pouches get rid of odors overnight. They're filled with a non-toxic proprietary blend of charcoal and minerals that soak up smells and replace them with a fresh scent, and reviewers call them "much more than a cover-up for odors."
16This Rechargeable Tool Re-Seals Open Bags Of Food
If chips and veggies tend to go stale or rotten before you can finish them, the TenTen USB re-sealer will save you some serious money on groceries. It uses tiny heated plates to re-close bags and create an airtight seal, which then stops food from going stale. It's totally rechargeable using any USB port, and it's got a magnetic base for easy storage on the refrigerator.
17This Key Chain, Phone Charger, And Bottle Opener In One
Not only does the AmaziPro8 hold your keys, but it opens bottles and functions as a highly portable phone charger. The sync cables are compatible with most recent iPhones and Apple devices, and they snap into the keychain to keep them safe on the go. When you need them, just plug one end into your phone or tablet and find a USB port for the other.
18This Double-Sided Brush To Clean Utensils In One Swipe
With its wrap-around design and opposed bristles, this Joseph Joseph cutlery brush cleans all of your utensils in one swipe. It gets into hard-to-reach crevices between fork prongs and safely cleans knife blades without putting your fingers anywhere near danger. It's even got a textured grip that keeps it from slipping out of your hands.
19This Sleek Power Bank And Hand Warmer In One
This PISEN hand warmer power bank won the German Red Dot Award for the sleek shape and 2-in-1 function. Not only does it keep your fingers extra toasty in your pockets, but its built-in rechargeable 7500mAh battery gives you more than one full charge for just about any device due to its wide compatibility.
20This Portable Humidifier That Turns Any Bottle, Glass, Or Mug Into The Tank
If your skin, hair, and sinuses start to struggle around this time of year, the Cowboy Cap humidifier is a solid investment. It's super portable and can be placed into any water bottle, mug, or glass to add moisture into the air. It also works with essential oils, only needs a 5V DC USB port to supply power, and has auto-off features to keep you safe.
21This Genius Protective Stand For Cookbooks, Novels, Or Tablets
This OXO Good Grips pop-up holder auto-opens for easy loading, and accommodates thick, tall books as well as tablets and E-readers. The clear splatter screen holds everything open and upright without having to worry about getting things dirty, and it pulls right down when it's time to turn the page. Last but not least, it folds up flat for easy storage.
22This Magnetic Blanket That Turns Any Flat Surface Into An Ironing Board
For those with limited space, this Bukm magnetic ironing mat is a lifesaver. It transforms any metallic surface (primarily washers and dryers) into an ironing board with its protective cotton cover and magnetic edges. Then, when you're done, it folds up like a blanket and stores just about anywhere — and can withstand heat up to 500 degrees.
23This Adorable Cat Mug With A Built-In Tea Infuser
Brew your favorite loose leaf tea right in the cup with this adorable Carlie Cute tea infuser mug. The mug is made from heat-resistant glass while the fish infuser is made of silicone with fine holes to prevent debris. Reviewers love that the infuser inside is so easy to open and clean, too.
24This Professional Tool For At-Home Trims Or Hair Cuts
Whether you cut your own hair entirely or trim your bangs in between salon visits, the CreaClip is a huge help. It's a professional cutting tool with built-in rotating levels that come in both straight and curved designs. This lets you create layers, trim away split ends, or even give someone a haircut at home. "Super picky about my hair cuts and this was awesome. Allowed me to create the cut I wanted myself without being scared of cutting it unevenly! Love love love," says one reviewer.
25This Clever Soap Dish That Automatically Drains The Water
If you're tired of your soap turning into a pile of sludge in the soap dish, you'll wonder why someone didn't think of this sooner. The Idea Works Waterfall soap saver automatically drains excess water into the sink, keeping your soap dry, hygienic, and last for a longer time. Reviewers say it's sturdy and prevents soap from turning mushy.
26These Mini Wine Bottle Lip Stains With Real Wine Extracts
Not only do these MS.DEAR Popfeel wine lipsticks look like tiny bottles of wine, but they use premium French wine extracts for better coverage and deeper hydration. They come in a pack of six bold, waterproof colors that reviewers say, "Colors are vibrant and pretty. It stays on for hours but you also don't have to scrub if you need to take it off."
27This Blow Dry Spray That Protects, Softens, And Speeds Up Drying Time
"My hair feels much softer, dryed faster, and reduced frizz. It also smells great.," says one reviewer about the Kenra Platinum blow-dry spray. Not only does its formula drastically cut drying time in half, but it reduces frizz, softens and de-tangles hair, and protects follicles from heat damage. It also provides thermal protection for up to 440 degrees.
28These Strong Magnetic Stickers For Hooks Anywhere You Need Them
Reviewers have found dozens of uses for these EverDigi magnetic holders. They're essentially tiny round magnets with a strong adhesive on the back, so you can stick them to just about any surface. After that, they securely hold phone chargers, and headphones — anything up to three pounds. They're great to put near doorways to remember your keys, and they come with the adhesive so you can install them right away.
29This Outlet Cover Shelf To Hold All Your Electronics While They're Charging
For outlets without a nearby end table, there's this brilliant ECHOGEAR outlet shelf. It holds phones, electric toothbrushes, and other electronics up to ten pounds, and it installs easily just like any other outlet cover. It's even got a built-in cable management system to keep cords dry, safe, and tangle-free.
30These Pimple Patches That Suck The Gross Stuff Right Out Overnight
These intriguing patches work like a sponge to soak up impurities and oil from blemishes while you sleep. They're transparent, so they're discreet, and they've got a non-medicated formula that's safe for sensitive skin. "I can't live without these. I have lots of acne and these are great to hurry the healing process," says one reviewer.
31This Transparent Bubble Umbrella That Keeps You Totally Dry Without Obstructing Your Vision
Because it offers maximum coverage with total visibility, this Totes clear bubble umbrella is such a smart idea. The extended dome-shaped canopy keeps your entire upper half dry and the curved handle is easy to hold. Reviewers say it won't flip inside out, and some even say they loved the stylish flare it added to their wedding photos when it rained on their big day.
32This Little Tube Is The Most Convenient Tool For Irritation-Free Hair Removal
People are losing it over this Finishing Touch Flawless hair remover, which looks like a tube of lipstick and gets rid of fine hair without redness or irritation. The gold-plated head is hypoallergenic while the spinning razor is safe to touch. It's even got an attached LED light so you can make sure you catch every last one on your face, arms, or thighs.
33These Genius Magnetic Clips So You Never Have To Tie Another Lace Again
Dubbed "the fastest and easiest way to get in and out of your shoes," these Zubits are magnetic clips that tie into any laces. Clasp the strong magnets together and go for a run without them coming undone — but when it's time to take off your shoes, pop your heel up and slide your foot right out. They come in 12 different colors and three sizes, including kids, youth/adult, and large adult/sports.
34This French Coffee Press That Doubles As A To-Go Mug
This stainless steel insulated coffee mug brews and presses your teas and coffee in the same container. The French press design allows you to make it and take it, and the double walled vacuum construction keeps beverages hot or cold for up to seven hours. Then there's the spill resistant lid that prevents messes, and the dishwasher-safe design for easy cleaning — and has a non-skid rubber base.
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