When you’re lazy, you want products that make your life easier and create less work in the process. Sometimes you’re looking for something that puts your socks on for you or spreads butter on your toast without your help. Fortunately, Amazon is brimming with these lazy-person products that are so clever you’ll wonder why everyone doesn’t use them.
1. Save your fingers, and bottle caps, with this.
Some of the best beverages contain the coolest—yet hardest to remove—bottle caps. Instead of wrenching your wrist and hurting your hands attempting to slip them off, reach for the TaZa Pop the Top bottle opener.
Simply place the aluminum gadget over the cap and push down. You’re left with a tasty drink that is ready for you to enjoy and a bottle cap that stays intact. Impress your friends and become a party hit with this sleek little tool that allows you to stay lazy and still live your best life.
TaZa Pop the Top Bottle Opener, $6.90 from Amazon
2. This tool spreads your butter for you.
Is using a knife to spread your butter too much to ask? Of course it is. Fortunately, you can cut your knife a break with the Avant Grub Mess-Free Butter Spreader. Wasting time, and butter, can become a thing of the past when you use this dishwasher-safe tool.
Simply insert half of a stick of butter in the dispenser, then use it to apply butter evenly on your favorite foods. Buttering corn on the cob, greasing baking sheets, and spreading the heavenly goodness over your favorite foods is easier than ever. And you don’t have to dirty a knife each time you need to spread the dairy love, which means fewer dishes to wash.
Avant Grub Mess-Free Butter Spreader, $11.99 from Amazon
3. Make fried foods without the hassle.
If you love eating fried foods at home but don’t feel like dealing with the hassle of making them yourself, consider adding the Dash Compact Air Fryer to your lazy gadget arsenal.
Let’s face it: Cooking with oil is a hot mess. Along with leaving grease all over your cooking space as a parting gift, typical deep fryers aren’t known for creating the healthiest foods. By using AirCrisp technology, however, this innovative gadget fries your food without oil, creating healthier fare without all of the mess. Plus, the fryer does the work for you. Throw your chicken wings, fries, baked goods, and even desserts in the cooker, set the timer, then sit back and relax.
Dash Compact Air Fryer, $65.38 from Amazon
4. Connect with your appliances without having to move.
Control your smart appliances or devices without ever having to leave your couch when you use the iDevices Switch.
Monitor energy usage of your devices and connect your home all by plugging this small device in a wall outlet. Control coffee makers, ovens, and other smart appliances just by using your phone or voice, as the Switch works with Siri, Alexa, and the Google Assistant. And since a hub isn’t required, you can communicate with your electronics from anywhere. Create schedules for when your devices turn off and on or set up a perfect ambiance that is waiting for you with this handy little tool.
iDevices Switch, $29.74 from Amazon
5. Blow dry your hair with half the effort when you use this.
Ever thought blow drying your hair would be so much easier if you had a third hand? Although you probably can’t spawn a new appendage, you can make the beauty chore less of a hassle with the IdeaWorks Hair Dryer Styling Stand Holder.
Give your shoulder, arm, wrist, and hand a break by placing the dryer in the stand’s holder. Or take advantage of your free hand and try some styling tricks you’ve never been able to before. The stand’s adjustable size means you can use it either on the counter or the floor. And while the holder fits most dryers, it comes with a strap to help secure unconventional designs. Get yours and cut your hair drying effort in half.
IdeaWorks Hair Dryer Styling Stand Holder, $16.98 from Amazon
6. Remove gel nail polish in a snap with these.
Gel nail polish provides a durable, gorgeous mani and pedi that lasts for about two to three weeks—much longer than typical polish hangs around. And although this is great news for those who just can’t manage to keep their nails looking on point for more than a few days, the gel is known for being difficult come removal time. Quicken the process and reduce your effort by using these MAKARTT gel polish removal wraps.
These foil wraps come with absorbent pads already embedded in the material, eliminating the need for you to perform the extra step of placing cotton around the nail and then the foil. Enjoy the look of gel polish without all of the effort with this time-saving product.
MAKARTT gel polish removal wraps, $11.99 from Amazon
7. Live like coffee royalty with this self-stirring mug.
When it’s one of those mornings that you just can’t muster the effort to stir your coffee, the Chuzy Chef self-stirring coffee mug will do the work for you. Thanks to a propeller at the bottom of your mug, you’ll be able to mix your sugar, creamer, milk, or other fixins all with just a push of a button.
This sleek stainless steel mug is perfect for just about any drink, even if it doesn’t require mixing. And because you can stir your drink wherever you are, you can keep your beverage mixed to perfection—and at the right temperature for longer—with this must-have for all lazy coffee drinkers.
Chuzy Chef self-stirring coffee mug, $6.99 from Amazon
8. Keep your drink sand-free and stylish with this.
Sand on the beach: good. Sand on your drink: not so good. Prevent your cup, can, or bottle from getting the sand treatment with the Spiker Lifestyle Holder. Instead of using the sand to nestle your container or having to constantly go to the cooler to get your beverage, this festive holder keeps your drink within arm’s reach.
Simply insert the product’s spikes in the ground and get your relaxation on. The holders are available in a six pack and say “Life is Better at the Beach.” Perfect for the lake or even your backyard, these holders are excellent for being lazy outdoors.
Spiker Lifestyle Holder, $33.92 from Amazon
9. Prevent grill messes with these.
Grilling is one of the easiest ways to prepare food—until you make a mess, that is. Drippings, seasonings, and other food items become caked on the racks and grill itself. Not only does this give your grill an unappetizing appearance, the leftovers can affect your food’s flavor. Skip creating extra work for yourself by keeping your grill clean with LauKingdom BBQ Grill Mats.
These FDA-approved and dishwasher-safe mats provide a non-stick surface you can heat your food on. They collect the mess and prevent it from coming in contact with your grill. And since butter and oil aren’t needed with these mats, they make preparation simpler.
LauKingdom BBQ Grill Mats, $15.66 from Amazon
10. Watch TV and read books lazily with these glasses.
Ever wish you could lie down on your back and watch television or read a book without having to adjust your position? Now you can relax like a boss with these Jinon Prism Spectacles.
Thanks to the prism’s light-bending ninja skills, you can easily enjoy your favorite show or tablet game without having to move your neck. Also perfect for those with orthopedic issues that make moving their neck and head painful, these glasses make relaxing easier than ever before. Say goodbye to tired necks or just enjoy not having to move with these stylish frames.
Jinon Prism Spectacles, $12.66 from Amazon
11. These laces are perfect for the lazy and clumsy.
Tired of tying your shoelaces? Looking for shoes you can easily slip on without having to worry about them coming undone? Meet the Coolnice No-Tie shoelaces. These colorful silicone laces will turn your tennis and other laced shoes into a pair of slip-ons that hug your feet and won’t come loose.
Bending over to tie your shoes can hurt your back, neck, and knees. Untied laces are dangerous and can result in a trip or fall, no matter your age. Walk or run with confidence and get out of the door easier with these ingenious laces!
Coolnice No-Tie Shoelaces, $6.77 to $15.99 from Amazon
12. Your laziness doesn’t have to stop you from being a pro in the kitchen when you use this.
Oh, onions. You’re a tasty addition to just about any savory dish, but you’re a pain to cut. Not only do you irritate even the strongest of eyes, you leave your pungent scent wherever you go. And figuring out the many ways in which to slice, chop, or dice you is way too much work. Fortunately, onion aficionados everywhere can enjoy their favorite onions—without the hassle—with the Mueller Austria Onion Chopper Pro.
Eliminate extra steps and time with this easy-to-use gadget that cuts onions, carrots, potatoes, tomatoes, and more in no time at all. Simply place your ingredient on top of the blade then pull down the slicer on top. You’re left with perfectly cut food that falls into an attached container, which can cut down on smells and tears. Show your friends that even lazy people can get their chef on with this handy tool.
Mueller Austria Onion Chopper Pro, $22.97 from Amazon
13. Let your lazy flag fly with this portable and inflatable lounger.
Take a nap or lie down wherever you are with the My Five Center Inflatable Lounger. This lightweight, yet durable, portable air sofa allows you to recline in comfort while enjoying the great outdoors.
This easy-to-inflate lounger fits in a compact bag, making it perfect to use just about anywhere. Featuring a cushiony head rest, this lazy person must-have stays inflated for 6 to 8 hours and can support up to 440 lbs. Be the envy of your friends the next time you fish, go to the beach, attend an outdoor festival, or hang out in the backyard with this clever product.
My Five Center Inflatable Lounger, $32.99 from Amazon
14. Cut bagels easily—and safely—with this.
Slice bagels with minimal effort using the Hoan Bagel Guillotine Slicer by Lifetime Brands. Attempting to use a knife to cut bagels in half has resulted in many kitchen injuries, but you can keep your hands and fingers safe with this simple slicer.
Just place your bagel in the cradle, then pull the slicer down over top. Clear safety shields keep your hands safe, and a patented blade leaves you with two perfect halves that are ready to be enjoyed. And it’s not just bagels you can slice with ease: The slicer also works with English muffins, buns, and rolls.
Lifetime Brands Hoan Bagel Guillotine Slicer, $19.99 from Amazon
15. Get flawless brows in the blink of an eye with this.
Creating perfect eyebrows is not just time-consuming; you practically need the skills of a professional makeup artist to do the job right. Fortunately, you can achieve matching brows with hardly any effort at all with the Taipo Brow Stamp.
Choose the curved, arched, or straight shape for your brows, then fill the stamp with the colored powder. Place the stamp over your eyebrow and press. You’re left with the brows you’ve always wanted but never had the energy to pull off.
Taipo Brow Stamp, $11.88 from Amazon
16. Now your cat can play even when you don’t want to.
Your cat wants to play, but you want to chill. You don’t feel like being your feline’s entertainment for the night, but you also feel guilty about your cat getting bored. If you’re thinking there has to be a happy medium, there is. The Our Pets Play-N-Squeak Batting Practice toy keeps your cat occupied while you relax.
This entertaining toy features a catnip-filled mouse that is attached to a long string. The string is connected to a holder that slides over the top of just about any door, leaving the mouse dangling for your cat to come and play with. Keep your cat busy for hours with this fun toy while you’re at work or just feel like getting your chill on.
Our Pets Play-N-Squeak Batting Practice, $3.25 from Amazon
17. Create an upscale meal in the microwave with this.
Cooking pasta at home is great and all, but the mess you create and the time you spend doing it is anything but. Instead of dirtying a big pot, waiting for the water to boil, and steaming up your kitchen, give the Fasta Pasta Microwave Pasta Cooker a try.
All that’s needed to get perfect pasta every time is to place noodles and water in the cooker, then stick it in the microwave. Water is able to circulate throughout the container to cook your pasta evenly and quickly. In about 12 minutes you’ll have al dente pasta. What you won’t have is a big mess to clean up afterward.
Fasta Pasta Microwave Pasta Cooker, $14.99 from Amazon
18. Give your makeup brush an easy makeover with this cleaning tool.
One of the secrets to flawless makeup application is to use clean tools. Brushes can become clumped and goopy from leftover product and create a look that is less than perfection. Washing brushes by hand can be a hassle, but you can get them clean without much work with the YaFex Makeup Brush Cleaner and Dryer.
Quickly and thoroughly clean your brushes with this easy-to-use tool that musters up 13,000 rotations per minute. With a bit of soap and water, you can remove buildup with little effort. Once your brush is clean, rinse it with water then place it back in the spinner to dry.
YaFex Makeup Brush Cleaner and Dryer, $12.99 from Amazon
19. Keep your phone safe from drowning with the toilet paper holder that provides a shelf.
If you’ve ever dropped your phone in the toilet, there’s a good chance you don’t want it to happen again. When your phone is in your pocket or you don’t have a sturdy place to put it, it can accidentally make its way down the drain. Since no one’s got time for that, this HOMEMAXS toilet paper holder that features a storage shelf is a must-have.
Place your phone or other pocket-sized gadget on this aluminum shelf and keep it safe from going overboard. The shelf is also convenient for holding keys, diapers, wipes, and other bathroom supplies. Excellent for the lazy, this helpful toilet paper holder is also perfect for just about any home.
HOMEMAXS Toilet Paper Holder, $17.99 from Amazon
20. This curling iron does the work for you.
Looking for a way to curl your hair without putting in a lot of work? If so, add the Kiss Ceramic Instawave Automatic Hair Curler to your beauty arsenal.
With its ridges and prongs that untangle and defrizz your hair while creating curls at the same time, you don’t have to worry about your hair getting caught in the product. Choose from two different heat settings to create natural-looking curls or bouncy waves, all with the push of a button. Say goodbye to rotating your curling iron and let this beauty hack do your hair for you.
Kiss Ceramic Instawave Automatic Hair Curler, $47.99 from Amazon
21. Consider your pet fed with this.
With the PetSafe 5-Meal Pet Feeder, you won’t have to let your pet’s feeding schedule interfere with your relaxation time ever again. Whether you’re busy, having a long day at the office, or just don’t feel like getting up, this automatic feeder can keep your pet happy and fed.
With an LCD display and built-in digital clock, you can set a timer for your four-legged friend’s meals. Each of the five dishwasher-safe trays holds 1 cup of dry or semi-moist dog or cat food. Set the timer to feed a few small-portioned meals throughout the day or use it to dispense treats when you’re away. Don’t let your dog or cat disrupt your sleep for food ever again: Get this feeder and get your snooze on.
PetSafe 5-Meal Pet Feeder, $41.95 from Amazon
22. Pop bottles without leaving the couch with this.
Imagine this scenario: You’ve settled down on your couch and have your favorite bottled beverage in hand. The only problem is, you forgot to grab a bottle opener to uncap the refreshing drink. Instead of getting back up and going to your kitchen to get it, all you have to do is reach for the Clicker 2-in-1 TV Remote and Bottle Opener.
Operate your television, DVD player, and more with this clever gadget that comes with more than 800 factory preset codes and a bottle opener embedded in its side. The Clicker automatically learns codes from your existing remote and is compatible with all major cable and satellite dishes. Have control over your electronics and your beverage bottles in one device with this lazy person must-have.
Clicker 2-in-1 TV Remote and Bottle Opener, $32.98 from Amazon
23. The toilet you can flush with your foot.
If you’re spending time in an RV, there’s a good chance you’re getting in some R and R. And since you’re on vacay, you want to do as little as possible and relax to the fullest. You can take living lazy to the next level with this pedal-operated toilet by Dometic.
Flushing the toilet easier than ever when you simply step down on the pedal. And when you do, this efficient commode will only use one pint of water per flush. The full-sized toilet also features a triple-jet bowl rinse that does a majority of the cleaning for you.
Dometic pedal-operated toilet, $112.18 from Amazon
24. This motorized fork twirls your spaghetti for you.
Does eating spaghetti wear you out? Does the thought of having to twirl your own fork make you not want to enjoy the Italian treat? Enjoy delicious noodles without having to twist your arm—or wrist—with the Hog Wild Twirling Spaghetti Fork.
This battery-operated fork uses a motor to send it into spaghetti-twirling action. Perfect for kids or those who just want something else to do the work for them, this electronic fork creates minimal mess and a satisfying bite. Eat spaghetti with less effort than ever before with this fun fork.
Hog Wild Twirling Spaghetti Fork, $19.99 from Amazon
25. Getting your socks on has never been easier.
Putting on socks on doesn’t have to be a pain in the back any longer. Easily slip on stockings and other foot accessories with the Allstar Innovations Sock Slider.
Keeping your feet and legs warm is easier than ever when you have the Sock Slider. Simply place the sock in the product’s cradle, lower the cradle to the floor, and then slide your foot in. The helpful tool makes putting on socks simple for those who are pregnant, have difficulty bending over, or just lack the motivation to put on socks the conventional way.
Allstar Innovations Sock Slider, $12.99 from Amazon
26. Let this banana slicer cut down on cooking prep time.
If you find slicing bananas with a knife is too much work, you’re not alone. In addition to being time-consuming, typical banana slicing makes cutting even pieces a difficult task. Say goodbye to all that work with the Libloop Banana Slicer.
Cut bananas, sausages, cucumbers, and hot dogs easily and quickly just by pressing the stainless steel blades over the food. You’re left with even slices in just a fraction of the time. What’s more, you can shorten food prep time by simply holding the product over your food container and letting the pieces fall in as they are cut. Create delicious food with less mess and effort with this kitchen essential.
Libloop Banana Slicer, $8.99 from Amazon
27. Battery-operated scissors. Nuff said.
Say goodbye to tired fingers and hand cramps when you use these Anself Battery-Operated Electric Scissors.
Cut paper, thin fabrics, and more without breaking a sweat with these lightweight and portable multipurpose scissors. A mini right angle limiter makes cutting precise lines even easier, and its cordless design means it’s simple to maneuver.
Put your hand in the sturdy and comfortable handles, then guide the scissors to where you want them to cut. Save time and energy with these scissors, which are perfect for the lazy people in your life.
Anself Battery-Operated Electric Scissors, $10.99 from Amazon
28. The bed that does what you tell it to.
Ever wish you could tell your bed to get warm and toasty before you hop in? Well, now you can with the Eight Sleep Saturn+ Smart Mattress.
Track your sleep, monitor your heart and respiratory rates, and get started on your way to improved rest with this comfortable mattress that features three layers of foam. Sync the mattress to Alexa, Nest, or Hue and use your smart device to control the temperature of your bed or even start your coffee maker when you wake up, all by giving voice commands. Level-up your laziness with this high-tech mattress.
Eight Sleep Saturn+ Smart Mattress, $899 from Amazon
29. Store your tissues and other essentials together with this.
Keep your tissues, remote control, and other essential tools all within arm’s reach with this tissue box holder and organizer from Orangehome.
Store your phone, remote control, tissues, tablets, pens, and whatever else you want close by and close together with this sturdy and durable organizer made with faux leather. Perfect for your desk, coffee table, or nightstand, this handy box means you don’t have to get up and look for each item. Instead, keep them all close by and fully enjoy your relaxation by storing them here.
Orangehome tissue box holder and organizer, $9.99 from Amazon
30. The holder that allows you to enjoy using your tablet in bed.
In theory, watching your tablet or other device in bed sounds comfortable. But the reality is, this seemingly relaxing activity can create a hardship on your body. Looking down at the screen can cause your neck, back, and head to hurt, but holding it at eye level can make your arms tired. Enter the nbryte Tablift Tablet Stand.
Enjoy your tablet from the comfort of your bed with this stand that holds your tablet for you and provides a comfortable viewing level. The stand’s universal design fits most tablets, and its adjustable legs allow you to choose the perfect position to maximize your comfort (and relaxation time). The sleek tablet stand’s flexibility and stable design make it perfect for use anywhere, including the couch, lounger, or recliner.
Nbryte Tablift Tablet Stand, $39.95 from Amazon
31. Use this to make pancakes like a pro, without the effort or mess.
Create perfectly portioned pancakes without the mess with the D&B Kitchen Tools Automatic Mixing Pancake Maker.
Forget dirtying bowls, dishes, and your cooking space, and use this all-in-one mixer and dispenser. Simply pour your ingredients in the container, then allow the battery-operated product to do the mixing for you. When you’re ready, squeeze the handle and watch as your batter comes out smoothly and accurately. The wide-mouthed opening allows for chunky batters to exit easily so you can add chocolate chips, fruit, or other tasty surprises to cookies, muffins, and other goods.
D&B Kitchen Tools Automatic Mixing Pancake Maker, $21.19 from Amazon
32. Use this to create the perfect cup of tea without the work.
Tea time should be relaxing, but assembling the ingredients for your beverage can suck out all of the fun. With this adorable Kuchenprofi Penguin Tea Timer, however, you can get a perfect cup of tea without the guesswork or effort.
Made from BPA-free plastic, this top hat– and bowtie-wearing penguin dangles the tea bag in the water from its beak while the tea is brewing, then lifts it out when time is up. With this cute essential for lazy tea drinkers, you’ll never again have to drink a bitter cup of tea after leaving the bag in too long.
Kuchenprofi Penguin Tea Timer, $26.43 from Amazon
33. You can quit picking up after your pet when you have this.
Cleaning up pet waste is arguably one of the only bad parts about having a dog. Not only is picking up the yard time-consuming, capturing the mess with your hands is simply, well, gross. Avoid wasting your day by cleaning up the mess with the Ravifun Dog Poop Collector.
This ingenious product prevents dog waste from ever touching the ground, thus eliminating the need for tedious cleanups. A comfortable clip that’s fitted with a plastic collection bag attaches to your dog’s tail. The waste falls in the bag, so all you need to do is remove the clip and throw the bag away. Caring for your dog is easier than ever with this collector, which does the dirty work for you.
Ravifun Dog Poop Collector, $11.99 from Amazon
34. Make snowballs like a champ with this.
Keep your fingers warm and your snowball arsenal stocked with the Flexible Flyer Snowball Maker.
Say goodbye to cold and wet snow-covered fingers and hello to easy and efficient snowball making with this tool that crafts the cold-weather spheres for you. Simply pack snow in the molds then push on the handles to create a perfect snowball. Build igloos and other structures with your expertly crafted snowballs or create a stockpile to use in a friendly fight. Who says playing in the snow has to be tiring?
Flexible Flyer Snowball Maker, $25.30 for a two-pack from Amazon
35. The lunchbox that heats up your food for you.
Keep your lunch warm and your energy intact with the YOHOOLYO Electric Lunchbox.
This portable box holds your food and heats it up when you’re ready to enjoy a tasty treat on the go. Keep your food separate and contained in the stainless steel tray, which features three compartments for your fare. Simply plug your box in a power supply and enjoy a hot meal in the office, at school, or wherever your day takes you. Easy to clean and hold, this clever box lets you carry and cook your food all in the same container, and it provides storage space for utensils too.
YOHOOLYO Electric Lunchbox, $34.22 from Amazon
36. This sauna is perfect for when you don’t want to leave your crib.
Don’t have the time or energy to get to the spa? With the Radiant Saunas Rejuvenator Portable Sauna, you can get a spa-worthy treatment without having to leave your home.
This fully insulated, portable sauna is easy to set up and even easier to enjoy. Sit down and relax as the sauna surrounds you with dry far infrared heat. It features a comfort collar and armholes, and your neck is supported and relaxed, so you’re able to look at your phone, read a magazine, or easily access items all around you. Choose from five heat levels and six automatic timers to get your sweat on in comfort.
Radiant Saunas Rejuvenator Portable Sauna, $175.99 from Amazon
37. The toaster that makes grilled cheese sandwiches in no time.
If you want a grilled cheese sandwich and you want it now, grab the Nostalgia Grilled Cheese Toaster. Make dirtying pans and your stove a thing of the past with this toaster, which can cook up to two sandwiches at the same time.
Simply insert your uncooked sandwich in the toasting basket, then push on the lever like you would with an ordinary toaster. In just a few minutes, you’ve got a perfectly cooked sandwich with less mess. Use the toasting dial to get just the right amount of melt and the preheat and defrost options when you’re working with frozen items. Now you can have grilled cheese sandwiches whenever you want without compromising your self-care time.
Nostalgia Grilled Cheese Toaster, $19.99 from Amazon
38. Prevent missing socks with these.
It’s a proven fact that socks disappear in the dryer for no known reason. Maybe not, but socks end up missing quite often, creating a frustrating and time-consuming experience when you try to find them. The good news is you don’t have to waste time or energy looking for rogue socks ever again with the Sock Holders Sock Ring Holders.
Keep your socks together while they tumble in the dryer by inserting them in the clip. Without any moving parts or sharp edges, the clips won’t damage your dryer or other clothes. Keep your sanity and laziness going strong with these lightweight, easy-to-use clips.