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As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, August 2.

Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers, including Amazon, and may receive a small percentage of any sale. But we only get commission on items you buy and don’t return, so we’re only happy if you’re happy. Good luck deal hunting!

GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

Nikon D3400 w/ AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR (Black) for $496.95 (list price $646.95)

Canon EOS Rebel T6 Digital SLR Camera Kit with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II Lens (Black) for $449.00 (list price $549.00)

VicTsing Video Projector Mini Portable HD 1080P LED Home Projector, Support USB VGA AV HDMI SD Card Input Home Cinema Theater for Video Movie Party Games Home Entertainment, Black for $79.99 (list price $89.99)

Garmin nuvi 2597LMT 5-Inch Bluetooth Portable Vehicle GPS with Lifetime Maps and Traffic 2597LMT (Certified Refurbished) for $109.95 (list price $199.99)

RedHoney Wireless Bluetooth FM Transmitter BC-08, In-car Bluetooth Receiver, Car Mp3 Player With Bluetooth Handsfree Calling USB Charging Port Up to 2A for $11.00 (list price $25.00)

AUKEY Dash Cam, Dashboard Camera Recorder with Full HD 1080P, 170° Wide Angle Lens, 2“ LCD and Night Vision for $58.99 (list price $104.99)

Lamberia Lightweight Sports Running Armband for iPhone 7/6/6s Plus, Galaxy S6/S7 Black Size M for $8.48 (list price $12.59)

Anker PowerCore 10000, One of the Smallest and Lightest 10000mAh External Batteries, Ultra-Compact, High-speed Charging Technology Power Bank for iPhone, Samsung Galaxy and More for $25.99 (list price $49.99)

Pebble Time Smartwatch - Black for $50.00 (list price $149.99)

Cooler Master MasterKeys Pro L RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard, Cherry MX Blue Switches, Per-Key RGB Lighting, Full Size for $127.52 (list price $169.99)

Mpow PC Headset, 3.5mm/USB Headset with Noise Cancelling Mic, Lightweight Computer Wired Headphones, Business Headset for Skype, Webinar, Phone, Call Center for $23.99 (list price $45.99)

Tendak 4K x 2K HDMI to HDMI and Optical TOSLINK SPDIF + 3.5mm Stereo Audio Extractor Converter HDMI Audio Splitter Adapter(HDMI Input, HDMI + Digital / Analog Audio Output) for $29.99 (list price $56.90)

KITCHEN 

Holife Vacuum Sealer Food Saver, Compact Dry/Moist Vacuum Sealing System with Food Grade Starter Bags (Black) for $55.99 (list price $159.99)

Rubbermaid Brilliance Salad Lunch Storage Container, Medium Deep, 4.7 Cup, 100% Leak-Proof, Plastic, Clear for $11.99 (list price $14.99)

[Premium] Misc Home Refrigerator Organizer Bins – 2 Large Stackable Fridge Organizer Bins with Handles and 2 Nesting Fridge Bins w/ Lids – For Fridge Freezer and Kitchen Pantry Organizer Bins for $25.99 (list price $55.00)

Golden Spoon Mason Jars, With Regular Lids,(Set of 6) (16 oz/Pint) for $17.55 (list price $24.95)

Underground Toys Doctor Who Tardis Cookie Jar for $29.99 (list price $39.99)

De'Longhi America EN750MB Nespresso Lattissima Pro Machine for $449.90 (list price $799.99)

Palada All in One Set of 7, 430 Stainless Steel Engraved Measuring Spoons with Stainless Ring Holder and 10000 Recipes EBook for $11.95 (list price $16.95)

Super Fast Meat Thermometers, Habor Instant Read Thermometers Digital Electronic Food Thermometers with Strong Magnet for Candy, Cooking, Kitchen, Barbecue, Grill Smoker for $9.95 (list price $29.99)

Contigo AUTOSEAL West Loop Stainless Steel Travel Mug with Easy-Clean Lid, 16-Ounce, Stainless Steel/Monaco Blue, 2-Pack for $25.59 (list price $39.99)

1byone Digital Kitchen Scale Precise Cooking Scale and Baking Scale, Multifunction with Range From 0.04oz (1g) to 11lbs, Elegant Black for $9.34 (list price $23.99)

Set of 6 Reusable Popsicle Molds Ice Pop Molds Maker by Ozera, With Silicone Funnel & Cleaning Brush, Pink for $8.99 (list price $19.99)

Teapot Kettle with Warmer - Tea Pot and Tea Strainer Set - Glass Tea Maker Infuser Holds 3-4 Cups Loose Leaf Iced Blooming or Flowering Tea for $27.99 (list price $27.99)

Imarku BBQ Grill & Baking Mats, Durable , Heat Resistant, Set of 10 Non-Stick Grilling Accessories for $25.99 (list price $49.99)

HOME

Premium Foldable Large Laundry Hamper With Laundry Bag - Durable Non-Woven Fabric, Anti-Mold Plastic Board, Extra-Large Size, Space-Saving & Compact Clothes Basket With Metal Handles (Navy Blue) for $23.99 (list price $29.99)

EWEI'S HomeWares Heavy Duty Stainless Steel Clothes Drying Rack, 58 L x 23.5 W -Inch for $37.99 (list price $59.99)

Rowenta DW5080 Focus 1700-Watt Micro Steam Iron Stainless Steel Soleplate with Auto-Off, 400-Hole, Brown for $89.99 (list price $100.00)

Shark Genius Steam Pocket Mop System (S5003D) for $69.99 (list price $119.99)

FURemover Broom with Squeegee made from Natural Rubber, Multi-Surface and Pet Hair Removal, Extends from 3 ft. to 6 ft for $19.57 (list price $52.02)

Frigidaire FFRA0511R1 5, 000 BTU 115V Window-Mounted Mini-Compact Air Conditioner with Mechanical Controls, 15 x 16 x 12 inches for $129.99 (list price $149.99)

Aprilaire 500 Humidifier, 24V Whole House Humidifier w/ Auto Digital Control Bypass Damper .5 Gallons/ hour for $183.69 (list price $267.10)

URPOWER Essential Oil Diffuser, 400ml Wood Grain Cool Mist Humidifiers Ultrasonic Aromatherapy Diffusers with 4 Timer Setting and High or Low Mist Output for Home Bedroom Baby Room Study Yoga (Light) for $36.54 (list price $89.99)

Elegant Home Fashions Neal Collection Mirrored Medicine Cabinet, White for $34.10 (list price $101.25)

Zenna Home 7446SS, Expandable Over-the-Showerhead Caddy, Chrome for $19.99 (list price $34.99)

Etekcity Digital Body Weight Bathroom Scale with Step-On Technology, 400 Pounds, Body Tape Measure Included, Elegant Black for $19.90 (list price $55.00)

Clara Clark Supreme 1500 Collection 4pc Bed Sheet Set - Queen Size, Charcoal Stone Gray for $24.46 (list price $129.99)

Floating Shelves Set of 3 Wall Shelves - Espresso Finish Wooden Shelves - By Saganizer for $15.99 (list price $50.00)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Tom's of Maine Children's Anticavity Fluoride Rinse, Juicy Mint, 3 Count for $14.97 (list price $20.97)

Majestic Pure Natural Dead Sea Mud Mask Facial Cleanser, 8.8 fl oz for $10.95 (list price $38.95)

CeraVe Moisturizers, Moisturizing Cream, 16 Ounce for $10.99 (list price $11.62)

Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Body Wash, 18 Fl. Oz for $6.65 (list price $8.00)

Neutrogena Hydro Boost Gel-Cream, Extra-Dry Skin, 1.7 Oz for $16.17 (list price $18.98)

100% Natural Himalayan Salt Scrub 12 oz with Lychee Oil and Sweet Almond Oil- Best Body scrub, Deep Skin Exfoliator, Anti Cellulite, Body Wash, Moisturizer & Detox for $13.95 (list price $35.00)

Dry Skin Body Brush - Improves Skin's Health And Beauty - Natural Bristle - Remove Dead Skin And Toxins, Cellulite Treatment , Improves Lymphatic Functions, Exfoliates, Stimulates Blood Circulation for $9.98 (list price $18.95)

Best Sweet Almond Oil by Sky Organics 16oz- 100% Pure, Cold-Pressed, Organic Almond Oil. Great As a Baby Oil- Works Wonder On Wrinkles- Anti-Aging. Almond Oil- Carrier Oil for Massage. for $13.95 (list price $29.99)

Clarisonic Mia 2, Sonic Facial Cleansing Brush System - 2 Speeds for Gentle and Everyday Cleansing, Sea Breeze for $113.00 (list price $169.00)

Miusco Badger Hair Shaving Wooden Brush and Chrome Stand for $17.99 (list price $59.99)

Equinox Professional Straight Edge Razor with 100 Single Edge Derby Blades - Close Shaving Men's Manual Shaver Safety for $12.49 (list price $19.99)

Best Pre-Shave Oil, Sandalwood, Premium Shaving Oil for Effortless Smooth Irritation-free Shave. 2 Oz for $19.97 (list price $39.99)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS 

DYMO LetraTag LT-100H Handheld Label Maker for Office or Home (1749027) for $13.98 (list price $13.99)

Sharpie Pocket Highlighters, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 12-Count for $4.97 (list price $12.86)

Pacon Card Stock, 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches, Colorful Assortment, 250 Sheets (101199) for $17.88 (list price $17.88)

Best M Floral Travel Journal Refills Blank Travelers Notebook Filler Kraft Papers Journal Dairy Inserts 4 Pack Set (Floral Set 2) for $9.99 (list price $15.99)

Dland Luxurious Computer Desk 55" Large Size Home Office Decent PC Laptop Desk Studying Writing Table Modern Workstation, Teak for $120.99 (list price $229.00)

Fellowes Powershred 62MC 10-Sheet Micro-Cut Paper and Credit Card Shredder with SafetyLock (4685101) for $59.98 (list price $199.98)

Brother ADS1000W Compact Color Desktop Scanner with Duplex and Wireless Networking for $199.00 (list price $249.99)

Combo Value Kit: 2 Smalls, 6 Mediums & 2 Larges for $26.99 (list price $34.99)

Halter Steel Mesh 5 Slot Step Sorter with 2 Tier Stackable Letter Trays for $24.99 (list price $39.99)

Wall-Mounted Organizer Caddy with 3 Sections for Storing Pens, Pencils, Sticky Notes and Other Supplies for Offices, Homes, Classrooms and Dorms - White for $14.99 (list price $25.99)

Avery Big Tab Insertable Dividers, Buff Paper, 8 Multicolor Tabs, 1 Set (11111) for $1.59 (list price $5.49)

Post-it Pop-up Notes, 3 in x 3 in, Assorted Colors, 5 Pads/Pack for $3.97 (list price $10.69)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS

True Temper Dual-Wheel Rotary Edger - 28112200 for $27.98 (list price $40.02)

YJWB Swimming Goggles,Anti-fog,No LeakingUV Protection,Triathlon Swimming Goggles Men Women Children Swim Goggles for $12.65 (list price $18.99)

GoFloats Floatmingo Giant Inflatable Flamingo, Premium Quality and Largest Size (for Adults and Kids) for $34.99 (list price $49.99)

adidas C-16 Exercise Bike for $250.00 (list price $531.10)

HemingWeigh 1/2-Inch Extra Thick High Density Exercise Yoga Mat with Carrying Strap (Green) for $16.99 (list price $39.95)

Mikasa VBN-2 Competition Volleyball Net for $39.99 (list price $52.89)

STIGA Advantage Table Tennis Table for $399.99 (list price $549.99)

Repel 94101 6-Ounce Sportsmen Max Insect Repellent 40-Percent DEET Pump Spray, Case Pack of 1 for $3.47 (list price $189.60)

Foxelli #1 Camping Hammock – Ultralight Nylon Portable Parachute, Best for Light Backpacking Survival Beach Travel & Backyard Fun – Tree Ropes and Carabiners Included for $19.97 (list price $49.97)

Etekcity 2 Pack Portable Outdoor LED Camping Lantern with 6 AA Batteries (Black, Collapsible) for $13.44 (list price $39.99)

TOOLS 

INTEY Multi Plier Stainless Steel 11 in 1 Multitool Knife Foldable Needlenose Pliers With Carry Case for $16.29 (list price $39.99)

Waxed Canvas Heavy Duty Shop Apron With Pockets Adjustable up to XXL for Men and Women - Texas Canvas Wares for $33.95 (list price $54.95)

Tacklife WM01 Classic Wood Moisture Meter with LCD to Measure the Percentage of Water in Firewood,Furniture, Floor, Cordwood and Trees,Range 0~99.9% for $16.97 (list price $39.99)

Syntus 60 in 1 Precision Screwdriver Set with 56 Bit Magnetic Screwdriver Kit Electronics Repair Tool Kit for iPhone, Tablet, Macbook, Xbox, Cellphone, PC, Game Console, Yellow for $13.99 (list price $28.99)

Vastar 102 Piece Home Repair Tool Kit, General Household Tool Kit for Home Maintenance with Plastic Toolbox Storage Case for $42.49 (list price $108.99)

Bodyguard Tire Pressure Gauge 100PSI - Large 2" Dial for Readability - Heavy Duty Air Pressure Tire Gauge Best for Car, Motorcycle,Bicycle,SUV - 5 Free Valve Caps for $14.89 (list price $58.99)

Porter Cable PXCMF220VW 20-Gallon Portable Air Compressor for $289.99 (list price $349.99)

Stanley Powerlock 25ft Tape Rule for $9.98 (list price $20.80)

Etekcity Lasergrip 1080 Non-contact Digital Laser Infrared Thermometer Temperature Gun -58℉~1022℉ (-50℃~550℃), Yellow and Black for $17.68 (list price $45.99)

Bosch Bare-Tool JSH180B 18-Volt Lithium-Ion Jig Saw for $99.00 (list price $155.99)

Black & Decker BDERO100 Random Orbit Sander, 5-Inch for $24.99 (list price $26.99)

Homak HA01024152 24Drawer Parts Organizer, Black for $36.57 (list price $48.19)

6 Protective Mask Bundles You Can Get On Sale

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pinkomelet/iStock via Getty Images Plus

Daily life has changed immeasurably since the onset of COVID-19, and one of the ways people have had to adjust is by wearing protective masks out in public places, including in parks and supermarkets. These are an essential part of fighting the spread of the virus, and there are plenty of options for you depending on what you need, whether your situation calls for disposable masks to run quick errands or the more long-lasting KN95 model if you're going to work. Check out some options you can pick up on sale right now.

1. Cotton Face Masks; $20 for 4

Protective Masks with Patterns.
Triple7Deals

This four-pack of washable cotton face masks comes in tie-dye, kids patterns, and even a series of mustache patterns, so you can do your part to mask germs without also covering your personality.

Buy it: $20 for four (50 percent off)

2. CE- and FDA-Approved KN95 Mask; $50 for 10

A woman putting on a protective mask.
BetaFresh

You’ve likely heard about the N95 face mask and its important role in keeping frontline workers safe. Now, you can get a similar model for yourself. The KN95 has a dual particle layer, which can protect you from 99 percent of particles in the air and those around you from 70 percent of the particles you exhale. Nose clips and ear straps provide security and comfort, giving you some much-needed peace of mind.

Buy it: $50 for 10 (50 percent off)

3. Three-Ply Masks; $13 for 10

Woman wearing a three-ply protective mask.
XtremeTime

These three-ply, non-medical, non-woven face masks provide a moisture-proof layer against your face with strong filtering to keep you and everyone around you safe. The middle layer filters non-oily particles in the air and the outer layer works to block visible objects, like droplets.

Buy it: $13 for 10 (50 percent off)

4. Disposable masks; $44 for 50

A batch of disposable masks.
Odash, Inc.

If the thought of reusing the same mask from one outing to the next makes you feel uneasy, there’s a disposable option that doesn’t compromise quality; in fact, it uses the same three-layered and non-woven protection as other masks to keep you safe from airborne particles. Each mask in this pack of 50 can be worn safely for up to 10 hours. Once you're done, safely dispose of it and start your next outing with a new one.

Buy it: $44 for 50 (41 percent off)

5. Polyester Masks; $22 for 5

Polyester protective masks.
Triple7Deals

These masks are a blend of 95 percent polyester and 5 percent spandex, and they work to block particles from spreading in the air. And because they're easily compressed, they can travel with you in your bag or pocket, whether you're going to work or out to the store.

Buy it: $22 for five (56 percent off)

6. Mask Protector Cases; $15 for 3

Protective mask case.
Triple7Deals

You're going to need to have a stash of masks on hand for the foreseeable future, so it's a good idea to protect the ones you’ve got. This face mask protector case is waterproof and dust-proof to preserve your mask as long as possible.

Buy it: $15 for three (50 percent off)

At Mental Floss, we only write about the products we love and want to share with our readers, so all products are chosen independently by our editors. Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers and may receive a percentage of any sale made from the links on this page. Prices and availability are accurate as of the time of publication.

15 Products to Help You Stay Fit at Home

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tommaso79/iStock via Getty Images

Staying healthy doesn’t have to mean spending $50 or more a month on a pricey gym membership or paying a small fortune on free weights and squat racks that will only collect dust in your garage. There are plenty of ways to get in better shape at home with the help of some simple resistance bands, a streaming yoga class subscription, or a wearable fitness tracker that keeps you accountable for your progress. Check out some of the best options below.

1. Waterproof Fitness Tracker; $23

Fitness tracker.
Elite Fitness Products

This heart rate and blood pressure tracker monitors your steps, calories, and sleep cycles from your wrist, so you’ll never forget to keep up with your progress. Unlike some comparable devices, this one is waterproof, allowing you to track your stats during the messiest, muddiest activities.

Buy it: $23 (80 percent off)

2. Posture four-Piece Mini Gym and Strength Training Kit; $45

Posture elastic workout bands.
Swedish Posture

Posture’s set of resistance bands, telescope bar, and door hook can turn just a few square feet of your home into a mini-gym. The three pieces of equipment can be easily adjusted for leg, arm, and shoulder exercises, meaning the only real limit here is your own creativity.

Buy it: $45 (41 percent off)

3. Lifetime Subscription to Live Streaming Fitness; $79

A man streaming a workout on a laptop.
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You can keep your body and mind engaged with a lifetime subscription to streamed fitness content, available anytime you're ready for a workout. You won’t be limited to a particular style, with offerings like yoga, cardio, strength training, and more. You’ll also be supported with cooking shows and recipe inspirations to round out your healthy lifestyle. All you need is the internet, and maybe a glass of water.

Buy it: $79 (84 percent off)

4. Fitterclub Personal Training; $14 (One-Year Membership)

A person workout out from home.
LightFieldStudios/iStock via Getty Images Plus

Personalized fitness from home is possible, even without a trainer hovering over you at the gym. Fitterclub offers personalized workout and nutrition programs based on your unique answers to their questionnaire. They’ll take it from there and set up 30-minute workout plans five days a week, which you can access online anywhere, anytime. With the current price drop, you’ll spend less money on working out in one year than you do on one box of protein bars.

Buy it: $14

5. Iron Chest Master Fitness System; $97

At-home fitness equipment.
Ron Williams Fitness

This exercise system works with the muscle and joint structure of your body to increase strength while you build chest, shoulders, triceps, upper back, and ab muscles. The equipment is simple to use, but it definitely won’t be easy on you.

Buy it: $97 (19 percent off)

6. Vortix Melo Massager; $100

Vortix massager.
Vortix

Stretching, resting, and even massaging muscles are all part of an effective workout. Get quick relief from muscle fatigue, soreness, spasms, and stiffness with this massage gun. It’s designed to be quiet on even the highest setting, and its goal is to increase blood flow and shorten muscle recovery time with vibration frequency and amplitude, making it the perfect home workout recovery companion.

Buy it: $100 (33 percent off)

7. YogaDownload Unlimited; $29 (One-Year Subscription)

Person doing yoga at home.
LightFieldStudios/iStock via Getty Images Plus

This one-year at-home yoga subscription gives you access to over 1500 online classes, with new classes added each week. You can jump in as a beginner or experienced yogi from any device with internet.

Buy it: $29 (75 percent off)

8. iBodyFit Premium Diet and Workout Plan; $50 (Lifetime Subscription)

A person doing pushups at home.
gorodenkoff/iStock via Getty Images Plus

If targeted, short-term plans fuel you, iBodyFit’s set of 400 online workouts and 40 diet plans might be a good fit. Pick a four-week fat burner, eight-week muscle tone, or 12-week beach body plan with ancillary diet goals and grocery lists for every choice. With lifetime access from anywhere, and support and feedback from iBodyFit’s trainers, you’ll always be equipped with a focused workout and goal.

Buy it: $50 (89 percent off)

9. Vitalis ITO Body Fat Scale; $29

Vitalis scale.
Tenergy Life

You’ve heard that the scale is just a number and not to rely on it because the body is more complex than simple weight. This smart scale tracks BMI, body fat, bone and muscle mass, and even hydration to actually give you a full picture of health when you step onto it. The scale pairs with a free app to evaluate you as a gym trainer would.

Buy it: $29 (17 percent off)

10. Bandu Chair Workout System; $14

Home workout bands.
Viatek

If equipment is your barrier to entry for a home workout plan, you’ll be happy to hear that all you need is a chair with this Bandu set. You’ll get 50 different workouts with this set, and the best part is, you can see results with just eight minutes of use per day. With the lightweight equipment, easy set-up, and short time needed to see results, you can work out in a hotel room, at home, and even in your office—literally anywhere there’s a chair.

Buy it: $14 (56 percent off)

11. BandBoard Portable Home Workout Gym System; $130

Bandboard home workout equipment.
Bandboard

Imagine this: four small materials that can produce over 300 exercises. This all-in-one portable gym system does just that with a few resistance bands that only require around 15 minutes for a solid workout.

Buy it: $130

12. Push-Up Machine: Home Exercise Equipment; $90

The Push Up Machine.
The Push Up Machine

If you’ve attempted a home workout, you’ve likely done an exercise incorrectly and suffered an awkward injury that leaves you scared to even try again. This system is built to put your body in the correct push-up position to properly work out your shoulders, chest, and core. And when you're done, it can easily slide under a bed until you're ready for your next workout.

Buy it: $90 (30 percent off)

13. Power Plate Roller; $100

Power Plate home workout equipment.
Power Plate

This portable vibrating massager takes foam rolling to the next level. It’s designed to relax and rejuvenate tight and sore muscles for a better range of motion and muscle recovery.

Buy it: $100

14. Non-Slip Yoga and Pilates Towel and Bag; $23

Yoga mat on sale.
It's All Good

Have you ever thought about how disgusting your yoga mat might be? This non-slip towel can be set on top of your mat during a workout and then tossed in the wash after for an always-clean mat to have you feeling good to your toned and clean-freak core.

Buy it: $23 (69 percent off)

15. Metalika Smart Watch with Health & Activity Tracker; $45

Blue fitness tracker
Electronic Avenue

In addition to playing music and sending you fitness tracking updates on demand, this wearable will also notify you whenever you get notifications from your non-fitness life, including social media updates and weather forecasts. Keep track of cumulative steps, sleep, blood pressure, and even oxygen levels, all from your wrist.

Buy it: $45 (73 percent off)

At Mental Floss, we only write about the products we love and want to share with our readers, so all products are chosen independently by our editors. Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers and may receive a percentage of any sale made from the links on this page. Prices and availability are accurate as of the time of publication.