If you're like most people, there are at least a few people on your gift list who are so difficult to shop for, you struggle to come up with new and interesting ideas each year. These
brilliant gift ideas with thousands of positive reviews on Amazon will make gift-giving a lot less stressful and a lot more fun. Which is the whole point of showering the people you love most with gifts, right?
This list of
random but brilliant products is, first and foremost, one that is mindful about the power of positive reviews and how much they influence our purchases. When you're shopping on Amazon, reviews and ratings are everything — and these awesome products with thousands of reviews are effective, practical, and fun enough to have inspired countless customers to drop everything and rave about them.
But that's not all.
This list is also so random and versatile that you'll find a gift here that will work for everyone you know — from the beauty lover who is going to go gaga over an uber-popular matte lipstick that comes in 22 intense shades to the home chef who will flip over a countertop pizza oven or brilliant milk frother.
So put your feet up, peruse this list, and get ready to actually love buying gifts.
This Soothing Night Light That Unleashes A Laser Light Show On Walls And Ceilings
Much more than a
night light, this soothing sleep lamp features eight lighting modes that include the ability to create an aurora laser light show on your walls and ceiling. The light even has a speaker that connects with your phone to play soothing bedtime tunes.
The Electric Roaster Oven That Frees Up Oven Space For Other Dishes
That 22-pound turkey doesn't have to take up half of the oven when you gift someone this countertop
roasting oven with self-basting lid, which continually re-circulates moisture for tender, delicious roasts. The space-saving electric roaster can cook your main dish — and even keep it warm for hours.
An Easy-To-Use Single Portion Coffee Maker That Brews Your Cup In Minutes
Serving up coffee for one has never been so easy or mess-free — and
this single cup coffee maker brews pods with the touch of a button and has a removable drip tray that's easy to clean. Score it in five modern colors, including orange, green, and blue.
A Practical Multi-Tool Gadget That's The Size Of A Pen
multi-tool lifesaver is the size of a pen — so it scores extra points for portability — but that's where the similarities end. Sure, you can write with it, and it's a fully functional ballpoint pen. But you can also use it as a Phillip's screwdriver, flathead, ruler, stylus, and more.
This Sleepy-Time Weighted Blanket That's Super Warm And May Reduce Stress
weighted blanket is a 15-pound duvet cover that keeps you warm and insulated, and may even promote better sleep and less anxiety, according to thousands of reviewers who treasure it. The blanket is designed with seven layers of glass beads and fiberfill and it comes in four neutral colors.
The Most Fun Electric Fondue Maker For Parties And Gatherings
Why slave away over a stove before your next party or get-together when you can create a fun communal dining experience with this electric
fondue maker? The fondue maker features a stainless steel 3-quart bowl that will accommodate plenty of heated cheese or chocolate — and it comes with eight fondue forks.
A Money-Saving Smart Plug That You Can Control From Your Phone
Control this smart
WiFi plug with a touch of a button on your phone or via voice commands through Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant — and you'll be able to set lights and appliances to turn on and off whenever you want. Reviewers (more than 12,000 of them) say this smart plug is fast and responsive, and that scheduling their gadgets and appliances — even when they're far from home — is life-changing.
An Odorless Silicone Tea Infuser Designed To Resemble A Man (Named Fred)
tea infuser comes with a name (Fred Mr. Tea) and an important job to do: create a soothing cup of tea using loose tea leaves, without adding nasty odors or tastes to your cup. The infuser can be microwaved and is dishwasher-friendly — plus, it rests on the rim of your cup and doubles as a fun conservation piece at the office.
This Pack Of 16 K-Beauty Sheet Masks With Natural Ingredients
You can use one of these Korean beauty
sheet masks every day of the week for two weeks — and you'll still have two masks left over, making this incredible value. Each mask features a different natural key ingredient like aloe vera, cucumber, or snail extract — so you can pick and choose the one you need to serve your skin's needs that day. All have collagen to keep skin plump and refreshed.
The Lightweight Vacuum Cleaner For Stairs And Pet Areas
Weighing less than 5 pounds, this corded
handheld vacuum cleaner is the perfect tool to suck up dust, dirt, and debris from stairs, carpets, kitchen counters, and pet areas. It has a 20-foot power cord and can be cleaned easily by emptying its dust canister.
These Versatile Eyeshadow Shades In Shimmer And Matte Finishes
Big-name eyeshadow palettes that cost a lot of money aren't the one eye makeup game in town. This cult-favorite
eyeshadow palette has won over fans because it includes a variety of highly-pigmented shimmery and matte neutral shades — and some universal shades like toned-down browns, pinks, grays, and even blues.
An Egg Lover's New Favorite Cooking Gadget For Fool-Proof Hard-Boiled, Poached Eggs & Omelettes
Love eggs, but hate standing by the stove to ensure they don't under- or over-cook? Set the timer on this
egg cooker and do something else while it is hard at work churning out perfectly cooked hard- and soft-boiled eggs in minutes. The gadget also includes a poaching tray and a tray for omelets.
This Comforting LED Night Light For Your Toilet
The next time your gift recipient has to get up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom, this motion-sensor
toilet bowl night light will light up in one of 16 soothing colors to make the trek more comfortable on sleepy eyes. The light attaches and sits to the side of bowls, and includes an adjustable dimmer.
The Quality 14-Piece Knife Set That Comes In An Acrylic Stand To Save Space
This quality set of stainless steel
knives comes with 14 pieces, including steak knives, a scissor, and a sharpener. But what truly makes it stand apart — aside from its reasonable price — is its unique transparent acrylic stand, which takes up less counter space than most butcher blocks, and allows you to see all of your knives at once.
A Smooth Silk Eye Mask That Won't Pinch Your Skin
Cancel out light and sleep more soundly with the help of this silk
sleep mask, designed with 100 percent mulberry silk on both sides. The comfortable mask has an adjustable strap and won't pinch your nose or eyes — according to many of the more than 10,000 reviewers that have take time to wax poetic about this mask.
This Extra Big Rice Cooker With Options For Different Types Of Rice
Whether you're cooking white rice, brown rice, or minute rice, this
rice cooker perfectly preps each type with the touch of a button. This cooker is so large it yields up to 20 cups of cooked rice — and it even doubles as a food steamer (it comes with a steam tray so you can cook up veggies or meats at the same time).
An Indoor Security System That You Can Monitor With Your Phone
Check in on your home from anywhere with this dome camera
indoor surveillance system, which includes a motion detector, night vision, a built-in microphone, and 360-degree coverage. Mount the camera on your ceiling or wall and set it to send your phone live updates.
These Labeled Makeup Brushes That Help Perfect Your Makeup Application Techniques
If you're still working on your makeup skills, this 4-piece
makeup brush set will help — each brush features its name on the handle and is color-coded to help you remember the order in which you should use them for flawless makeup. You'll get a pointed foundation brush, detailer, buffing, and contour brush in a portable brush case.
The Most Comfy Seamless Sports Bra With Removable Padding
What could be better than giving someone the gift of good health — in the form of a super comfortable, soft racerback
sports bra that will inspire them to work out even harder? This moisture-wicking sports bra is seamless, features removable padding, and comes in colors like blue, rose, and green.
A Money-Saving Towel That Cleans Any Surface With Just Water
Clean pretty much any surface in your home with this eco-friendly
nano towel, which is activated with water and doesn't require a single chemical-laden cleaning product to pick up dust and dirt. The reusable towel is made with a special Nanolon fiber, and will save you a bundle on paper towels.
This Plush Pillow Stand For Your Tablet
Relax with your iPad or tablet resting securely on this plush pillow
tablet stand, which is made from microfiber and has a removable and washable cover. In addition to being set up on the table or nightstand, it can also be used on the couch, in bed, or in the car. Plus, it works as a charging station!
A Bold Line Of Liquid Matte Lipsticks That Stay On Your Lips For Hours
This line of liquid
matte lipstick is a favorite among beauty lovers and it's easy to see why: you can choose among 34 bold and richly-pigmented shades, and one application stays on your lips for hours. Better yet: this lipstick is never drying and won't transfer to glasses and napkins — and it's cruelty-free.
An Intensely Hydrating Hyaluronic Acid Serum For Dry Skin
Got a friend who is always complaining about dry, tight, itchy skin? Gift them this vegan
hyaluronic acid serum, which holds up to 1,000 times its weight in water and instantly softens, plumps up, and hydrates skin without added dyes, fragrances, or fillers.
The Travel-Friendly Tri-Fold Mirror With Adjustable Lighting
Take this lighted
makeup mirror with you anywhere, thanks to its tri-fold design. The mirror features one- and five-time magnification options and four adjustable light settings: office, home, daytime, and evening — so your makeup will always look on point.
This Fun Electric Milk Frother That Turns Hot Or Cold Drinks Into Foamy Treats
The best gifts for home cooks are the unexpected ones they might not treat themselves to — like this electric
milk frother and warmer that turns ordinary hot beverages into delightful lattes, cappuccinos, and other foamy treats. This gadget can make hot or cold milk foam, and is made from quality stainless steel.
A Therapeutic Foot Massager Roller For Achy, Tired Feet
Pull out this
foot massager roller anytime you experience foot pain or discomfort and it instantly improves circulation and targets trigger points to relieve aches associated with foot fatigue or conditions like plantar fasciitis. The roller is made from quality wood, and is designed with an arch that resembles your foot for a more comfortable, effective massage experience.
These Nutrient-Dense Hair Vitamins For Hair Growth And Stronger Nails
hair vitamins consist of a blend of nourishing vitamins and minerals that are known for strengthening hair and promoting hair growth. Each gummy bear vitamin contains biotin, vitamin B12, folic acid, zinc, and other nutrients — and some reviewers say these have helped with new hair growth and stronger nails.
The Modern Sweeper That Works On Both Floors And Carpets
Consider this carpet and floor
sweeper a contemporary take on your old broom and dustpan. Use it to quickly pick up debris and pet hair on a daily basis, and then simply empty out the waste in a trash bin. With no plugs or electricity required, it's almost exactly like a traditional broom — but far more versatile and efficient.
This Two-In-One Heated Straightening Brush With An Auto Shut-Off
ceramic brush detangles and straightens in one pass — and does so while protecting hair from damage. It heats up in 60 seconds, and goes up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit. It even has automatic shut-off function that will turn it off after 60 minutes, for extra peace of mind.
An Aluminum Laptop Desk That Prevents Neck And Back Strain
Raise up your laptop so that it's positioned comfortably and won't cause neck or back strain with the help of this portable
laptop desk. The aluminum tray can be angled in a multitude of ways, and turns any workspace into a comfortable standing desk.
These Antibacterial Compression Socks That Boost Circulation
Whether you're a runner, spend all day on your feet at work, or are constantly on long flights, these knee-length
compression socks will support your legs and feet by boosting circulation — and reduce aches and pains associated with fatigue. They're naturally antibacterial and moisture-wicking, and come in a variety of colors.
A Set Of Camera Lenses For Your Phone For More Professional Photos
Turn your smartphone into a professional camera with the help of two extra
lenses: a wide angle lens and a macro lens. Each lens attaches to your phone and will create crisper, more detailed photos from different perspectives.
An Eco-Friendly Set Of Bamboo Bedsheets That Are Paradise For Allergy Sufferers
If you suffer from allergies, these hypoallergenic
bamboo bedsheets are comforting and comfortable relief. Made from 40 percent rayon derived from bamboo and 60 percent soft, wrinkle-resistant microfiber, these sheets are also an eco-friendly and breathable alternative to other fabrics. They come in 12 colors and five mattress sizes.
The Heated Massage Pillow That You Can Use Anywhere For Back And Neck Relief
Got a tight neck or back and not sure how you're going to make it through the workday? This
heated massage pillow is the answer: it provides a deep-kneading Shiatsu massage and can be discreetly positioned behind your neck, back, or head anywhere — even at work or while driving in your car.
This Rotating Oven To Make Pizza And Baked Goodies
Give your conventional oven the night off and make delicious pizzas, cookies, and other baked goods right on this countertop
rotating oven, which has top and bottom heating and continuously turns for even cooking. The oven comes with a non-stick pan that you can remove, use for serving food, and wash.
An Award-Winning Body Lotion For Dry And Damaged Skin
body lotion is moisturizing and effective for anyone, but is especially useful for anyone with sensitive skin. Its nourishing ingredients, including macadamia nut and promega-7, banish flakes and dryness and repair damaged skin.
A Brilliant Lunch Container That Plugs In To Heat Up Meals
crock-pot food warmer is the only portable lunch container you need in your life — because it's also one that you can plug in to reheat your meal. The warmer has a spill-proof lid with a handle, and comes in four colors.
The Most Popular Healing Essential Oils In One Set
Whether you present these
essential oils as a gift to aromatherapy newbies or seasoned oil experts, they will be appreciated. The set of eight therapeutic grade oils consists of the most popular and widely used oils: lavender, lemongrass, tea tree, eucalyptus, orange, peppermint, rosemary, and frankincense. All can be used on the body with a carrier oil or in a diffuser.
This Roomy Double Hammock For Nature Enthusiasts
There's nothing more relaxing than a
hammock — and this top-rated choice is one that can fit up to 500 pounds, and takes just a few minutes to set up. The double hammock is made from weather-proof nylon, comes in 19 colors, and reviewers agree that it's both lightweight and durable.
An Electric Toothbrush With Sonic Technology And A Built-In Timer
That friend who is always reminding you to go to the dentist will flip over this
electric toothbrush, which relies on sonic technology to remove two times more plague than traditional toothbrushes. The rechargeable toothbrush even has a built-in two-minute timer to let you know when you've brushed enough.
These Heat-Resistant Silicone Spatulas In A Trio Of Styles And Sizes
This set of heat-resistant silicone
cooking utensils includes a spatula, spoonula, and a mini spatula — all of which can withstand temperatures of up to 600 degrees. These non-stick utensils are dishwasher-safe, and they come with a lifetime warranty.
A Super Sharp Zester And Grater For Cheese And Citrus
Rely on this stainless steel
zester and grater to add zests of citrus, ginger, grated cheese, nutmeg, and more to recipes. This dishwasher-safe grater is extremely sharp and preps food quickly and efficiently.
The Exfoliating Body Scrub Treatment Made With Organic Coffee
Slough away dead skin cells and reveal healthier and smoother skin with this
coffee scrub, which can be used on the body and face. The exfoliating scrub contains a wealth of natural ingredients like organic Kona coffee, Dead Sea salt, and organic grapeseed oil.
This Universal Electronics Travel Case For Tech-Minded Travelers
Got a tech-minded friend who spends countless hours at airports? Make travel more practical with this universal
travel case for small electronic equipment and accessories — it has a tough EVA-plastic cover and mesh pockets, and is perfect for storing tablets, phones, and charging cables.
A Wind-Proof Umbrella With A Double Canopy
Not all umbrellas are created equal, and far too many break on windy days. But this wind-proof
umbrella is a different breed — it's designed with a vented double canopy that can withstand extreme weather without flipping inside out and leaving you drenched. It comes in eight fun colors and prints, including polka dot.
This Painless Hair Remover That Resembles A Tube Of Lipstick
If you choose to remove hair and peach fuzz from your face or body, it doesn't get much easier than this painless
hair remover, which is much safer than a razor blade and less likely to leave you with cuts and razor burn. The hair remover is packaged to resemble a sleek tube of lipstick that you can carry in your purse or bag.
A Cooling Laptop Pad With Built-In Fans
laptop cooling pad isn't just a gift for your techie or gaming friend — it's a gift for their laptop or notebook. The pad was designed with three built-in fans that cool down a laptop's heat zones and help prolong its battery life. And the pad itself is super comfortable to use and doubles as a laptop carrying case with a handle strap.
An Orthopedic Seat Cushion Made From Supportive Memory Foam
Transform every seat — from car seats to hard sofas and office chairs — into a plush and comfortable one with this memory foam
seat cushion. The cushion actually responds to the heat of pressure from your body and better conforms to it. It has a removable, washable cover and gel grips underneath to keep it in place.
The Roomy Handbag Organizer With 12 Pockets So That You Never Lose Your Keys Again
Never lose your keys or phone in the vast darkness of your bag again —
this handbag organizer has 12 interior and exterior mesh compartments (including two zippered compartments) that provide plenty of room for every essential you take with you. The organizer comes in 25 colors and three sizes (small, medium, and large).
This Waterproof Shower Speaker For A More Relaxing Bath
shower speakers, this one can actually be submerged in water up to 3 feet and keep ticking. The wireless speaker connects to Bluetooth devices and provides up to 10 hours of continuous music, audiobook, or radio play.
These Muscle-Building Resistance Bands In A Variety Of Weights
You don't need cumbersome weights to build muscle — these stackable
resistance bands come with six bands that vary from 3 to 23 pounds, as well as a carrying bag and anchors. They are simple to store and can be incorporated into various workouts like pilates and yoga.
A Self-Help Book That Reminds You To Be Your 'Badass' Self
Got a friend who could use a little motivational kick in the pants to remind themselves of how badass they truly are? This
New York Times bestselling self-help book is a favorite because it does just that — with a healthy dose of humor and wisdom thrown in for good measure.
This Set Of Stainless Steel Reusable Straws That Help Save The Planet
These stainless steel
reusable straws are better for the planet than plastic and can fit large 20- and 30-ounce tumblers. The rust-proof straws were designed with a slight bend in them and come with a cleaning brush.
An Ice Tray That Creates Bigger Sphere-Shaped Ice Cubes
If you've got a mixologist on your gift list, this sphere
ice mold is the perfect present: a tray that delivers even bigger, 2.5-inch sphere ice cubes that take longer to melt and won't dilute drinks. Use the trays with plain water or experiment by filling them with fruit juice, citrus, or other ingredients to jazz up cocktails.
The Team-Building Party Game That Turns You Into A Spymaster
Gather up to eight of your best friends and play
Codenames, a game in which two teams compete to find their secret agents. Teams have to work cooperatively to succeed and — win or lose — everyone will have a blast trying to master this popular party game.
An Electric Handheld Massager For All-Over Relief
A full-body deep massage is just one attachment away when you gift someone this
handheld electric massager, which includes four attachments to target every area of your body — from your scalp to your feet. The massager has adjustable speed settings and includes a deep muscle attachment, raised bump, accu-point, and a four-finger flexed attachment.
This Organic Soap With Activated Charcoal And Zero Chemicals
There's nothing drying or irritating about this
organic soap, a vegan, artisan blend of natural ingredients like charcoal, Dead Sea mud, sunflower oil, olive oil, and shea butter. This bar soap cleanses pores, hydrates, and can be used on the body and face — even if you have sensitive skin. And it's completely free of bad stuff like chemicals and parabens.
A Multi-Tasking Cast Iron Pot With A Lid That Doubles As A Skillet
You'll pull out this
cast iron combo cooker over and over again to prepare everything from omelettes to baked bread. The pre-seasoned 3.2-quart pan is a Dutch oven, skillet, and fryer — one that comes with a lid that doubles as a shallow skillet or griddle. So you're actually gifting someone two great pieces of cookware in one.
The Most Versatile Translucent Powder To Set Makeup Or Take The Place Of Foundation
It's unusual for a translucent
face powder to inspire so many to write glowing reviews about it — but this one is a superstar. The powder has earned countless fans because it is truly lightweight and does an excellent job of setting your makeup, but it also serves as the only layer of makeup you'll need on days when you'd rather skip foundation. It comes in six colors to suit all skin tones.
A Supportive Contour Pillow Made From Memory Foam
Support your neck, head, and shoulders with this comfy memory foam
contour pillow, which comes with a removable cotton cover. The pillow features two levels of contour — one high and one low — so you can pick and choose the level of support you need that night.
An Easy-To-Clean Quesadilla Maker For Fun Dinners
What's more fun than a quesadilla dinner party? There's no need to break out two pans when you have this
quesadilla maker, which has a non-stick and easy-to-clean surface and makes six wedges at a time. The locking lid ensures all cheesy goodness stays within the device, and doesn't spill out on countertops.
This Kinder, Gentler Sunrise Alarm Clock For Early Birds
Waking up at the crack of dawn is a lot less dreadful when this
sunrise alarm clock gradually introduces light into your room, simulating an actual sunrise. The clock features a dimmable night light, a choice of several light colors to set the mood, and seven natural sounds like waves and birds singing to help you sleep.
An Interactive Baby Monkey That Fits On Your Finger
Proving they're still the hottest toy around,
Fingerlings continue to dominate gift lists because they react to sounds and motions by doing cute things like blinking their eyes and giving you kisses. No matter which of the six colored Fingerlings you choose, you can't make a mistake — they're all so darn cute.
A Belgian Waffle Maker That Flips Easily And Without Making A Mess
waffle maker couldn't be easier to use — pour the batter onto the thick, non-stick plate, close the lid, and rotate it to flip for even cooking. The waffler maker has two built-in LED indicator lights that let you know when your delicious, fluffy waffles are ready.
An Atmospheric Himalayan Sal Light With A Dimmer
This Himalayan salt night light creates a more peaceful atmosphere in any bedroom. It has a dimmer switch to control its brightness and its soft amber light will lull you to sleep.
The Hemp Seed Oil Body Moisturizer That Protects Skin
Protect your body from drying elements and environmental pollutants and repair damaged skin with this
hemp seed oil body lotion, which is vegan and free of parabens and gluten. The lotion is rich in hydrating shea butter and ginseng and doesn't have THC, just the soothing elements of themp plant. Its fragrance is a calming combo of banana and florals.
This Tea Lover's Dream Gift Box With Eight Varieties Of Tea
The tea lover in your life needs this
tea variety gift box — and with 48 tea bags in each set, they'll be thanking you for weeks to come. The box contains eight different tea types: English Breakfast, Earl Grey, Decaffeinated Breakfast, Lemon & Orange, Pure Assam, Green Tea with Jasmine, Organic Peppermint, and Organic Chamomile.
An Organic Coffee So Strong It Has A Skull And Cross Mascot
When you choose to use a skull and cross mascot on your packaging, you better be prepared to deliver one strong
coffee — and this organic, fair-trade coffee brand does not disappoint. The dark roast brew is described by reviewers as the one coffee that will rev your engine so much, you'll find yourself flying through the morning. Some even warn to introduce this coffee into your life slowly — it's that hardcore.
The Copper-Insulated Water Bottle That Comes With Two Lids
Snag one of these
water bottles in one of four sizes and 31 colors and benefit from its amazing design: It's vacuum-sealed with two layers of copper insulation that keep cold drinks colder for longer and hot beverages toasty and warm for hours. The bottle comes with two lids: a secure stainless steel lid, and a flip lid that's perfect for on-the-go drinks.
These Waterproof Fairy Lights That Can Change Color
Wrap these flexible
fairy lights around trees, bushes, or household objects and make everything more festive. The waterproof LED lights have a remote control that works within 16 feet of the lights — and can be used to select one of 16 light colors or to set a timer for lights to turn off.
An Efficient Electric Kettle That Glows Brightly When It's On
Make tea, instant coffee, or oatmeal in seconds with this
electric kettle, which is designed from scratch-proof Borosilicate glass, can hold up to 1.7 liters of water, and features a bright LED light to let you know it's at work. Once your water is boiled, the kettle automatically shuts off for safety purposes.
This Intuitive Remote That Unlocks Thousands Of Channels And Apps
Fire TV Stick works with Alexa, and gives your favorite movie and TV buff access to thousands of popular channels and apps, including Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, and HBO Now. The remote is simple to use and can also be used to stream music.
These Money-Saving Reusable K-Cup Filters
Keep your K-cup coffee mornings going strong with these reusable
K-cup filters, which are made from quality stainless steel mesh and are compatible with most Keurig systems. The filters are dishwasher-friendly and will save you money in the long run. Romper may receive a portion of sales from products purchased from this article, which was created independently from Romper's editorial and sales departments.