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The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find This Week

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As a new recurring feature, we’re going to share some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. These items were the ones that were the most popular with our readers this week, and they’re still available.

Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers 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!


Amco Rub Away Bar for $8.94 (list price $106)

Tesla Coil LightersTM USB Rechargeable Windproof Arc Lighter for $19.95 (list price $49.99)

Anker PowerLine 10ft Apple MFi Certified Extra Long Lightning to USB Cable Sturdy Charging Cord for iPhone 5/5s/5c 6/6s Plus, iPad mini/Air/Pro iPod touch for $13.99 (list price $49.99)

Anker PowerCore+ mini 3350mAh Lipstick-Sized Portable Charger (3rd Generation, Premium Aluminum Power Bank) for $9.99 (list price $39.99)

Innovo Forehead and Ear Thermometer (Dual Mode) *CE and FDA approved for $36.99 (list price $99.99)

Fitbit Charge Wireless Activity Wristband, Black, Large for $99.93 (list price $129.95)

SoundBot SB571 Bluetooth Speaker for Bluetooth Enabled Digital or Media Devices for $19.89 (list price $129.99)

iRonsnow IS-088 Dynamo Emergency Solar Hand Crank Self Powered AM/FM/NOAA Weather Radio, LED Flashlight, Smart Phone Charger Power Bank with Cables for $19.99 (list price $79.99)

TaoTronics TT-FL001 Pets Urine and Stains Detector 12 Ultraviolet Led Flashlight for $9.99 (list price $59.99)

SoundBot SB510 HD Water Resistant Bluetooth 3.0 Shower Speaker, Handsfree Portable Speakerphone with Built-in Mic, 6hrs of playtime, Control Buttons and Dedicated Suction Cup for $10.99 (list price $79.99)

RAVPower Portable Charge [Upgraded Capacity] 16750mAh Powerful 4.5A Dual USB Output External Battery Power Bank with iSmart Technology (Black) for $31.99 (list price $114.99)

iPhone Lens, TaoTronics Phone Camera Lens Clip Kit for Universal Smartphone for $11.99 (list price $39.99)

Mpow Swift 2nd-Gen Bluetooth 4.0 Wireless Sports Headphones Running Exercise Sweatproof Headsets In-ear Stereo Earbuds Earphones for $23.99 (list price $79.99)

Photive HYDRA Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker. Rugged Shockproof and Waterproof Portable Wireless Speaker for $39.95 (list price $139)     

Etekcity Lasergrip 774 Non-contact Digital Infrared Thermometer, Yellow/Black for $17.88 (list price $35)

SHARKK® Aluminum Wallet Credit Card Holder With RFID Protection for $7.99 (list price $14.99)

Car Charger, AUKEY 30W 2-Port USB Car Charger with Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 Technology & AiPower Adaptive Charging Technology; Includes a 3.3ft Quick Charge Micro USB Cable for $13.99 (list price $49.99)


Bear Claw Meat Shredder for $4.89 (list price $19.99)

Ozeri Pronto Digital Multifunction Kitchen and Food Scale, Elegant Black for $12.14 (list price $39.99)  

Wine Aerator - Yukiss Premium Wine Decanter Pourer and Breather for $7.89 (list price $59.99)

Ouddy Silicone Whisk, Balloon Whisk Set, Set of 2 for $7.99 (list price $29.99)

Lodge LCS3 Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron Chef's Skillet, 10-inch for $14.99 (list price $26.97)

Dash Go Rapid Egg Cooker for $14.96 (list price $38.35)

Cuisinart Advantage 12-Piece Knife Set, Bright for $19.95 (list price $50)

All Ware Stainless Steel Pineapple Easy Slicer and De-Corer for $7.99 (list price $19.99)

Bekith Brushed Stainless Steel Mortar and Pestle / Spice Grinder / Molcajete for $15.99 (list price $49.99)

Pyrex Smart Essentials 8-Piece Mixing Bowl Set for $15.99 (list price $37.47)

Oceanstar Bamboo Cooking Utensil Set, 7-Piece for $9.77 (list price $58.92)

Contigo Autoseal West Loop Stainless Steel Travel Mug with Easy Clean Lid, 16-Ounce in some colors for $14.89 (list price $20.99)

Famili FM-OT009 300ft Wireless BBQ Oven Grill Digital Meat Thermometer with Stainless Steel Probe for $21.24 (list price $49.99)

Bekith Stainless Steel Measuring Cups and Spoons Set, 10 Piece for $17.99 (list price $49.99)

Best Silicone Tip Tongs, Set of 2, By Chef Frog for Home, Barbecue and Professional Use, Featuring Our "Stay-Cool" Stainless Steel Handle, 9" and 12" for $12.99 (list price $29.95)


Gideon Handheld Portable Fabric Steamer Powerful Steamer with Fast Heat-up for $19.95 (list price $69.99)

Sleep Innovations Shiloh 12-inch Memory Foam Mattress, Queen for $349.99 (list price $709.99)

Go Pet Club Cat Tree Furniture Beige for $45.99 (list price $159)

WooCrafts Sewing Kit for Travel,Home,Emergency - Mini Sewing Supplies Kit for $9.97 (list price $25.99)

Essential Oil Diffuser for Aromatherapy - 100 ml Premium Cool Mist Aroma Humidifier with changing Colored LED Lights, Waterless Auto Shut-off and Adjustable Mist mode for $23.99 (list price $69.99)

URPOWER 300ml Aroma Essential Oil Diffuser Cool Mist Whisper-Quiet Humidifier for $39.99 (List price $119.99)

Estilo Removable and Washable Microfiber Ceiling and Fan Duster for $13.99 (list price $28.99)

Whitmor 6779-4464 Closet Organizer Collection 3 Tier Shelves with 2 Collapsible Drawers for $20.99 (list price $39.49)

Andake Travel Pillow Neck Inflatable Pillow for $10.99 (list price $28.99)

Etekcity Stylish Digital Body Weight Bathroom Scale, 400lb, Unique Circular Design for $16.88 (list price $80)

O-Cedar Microfiber Steam Mop for $69.99 (list price $99.99)

H2oVibe Rain Showerhead Jet with Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Polished Chrome for $44.99 (list price $179.99)

Ivation GDM20 Thermo-Electric Dehumidifier, 1100 Cubic Feet for $44.99 (list price $99.99)

K&H Thermo-Kitty Heated Cat Bed for $20.59 (list price $67.99)


Art Naturals Organic Argan Oil for Hair, Face & Skin 4 oz - 100% Pure Grade A Triple Extra Virgin Cold Pressed From the Kernels of the Moroccan Argan Tree for $12.95 (list price $97.95)

Premium Synthetic Kabuki Makeup Brush Set Cosmetics Foundation Blending Blush Eyeliner Face Powder Brush Makeup Brush Kit(10pcs, Silver Black) for $11.99 (list price $36.99)

ArtNaturals Enhanced Vitamin C Serum with Hyaluronic Acid 1 Oz for $10.95 (list price $89.95)

Aromatherapy Top 6 Essential Oils 100% Pure & Therapeutic grade - Basic Sampler Gift Set & Premium Kit - 6/10 Ml (Lavender, Tea Tree, Eucalyptus, Lemongrass, Orange, Peppermint) for $12.95 (list price $79.99)

Wahl Chrome Pro 24 pc Haircut Kit for $22.99 (list price $40.95)

Dead Sea Mud Mask 250g/8.8 fl. oz. for $14.95 (list price $49.95)

Xtava Allure 2200w Professional Ionic Ceramic Hair Dryer, 2 Speeds, 3 Heat Settings for $36 (list price $89)

Art Naturals Tea Tree Essential Oil Pure & Natural 4 Oz Premium Melaleuca Therapeutic Grade From Australia for $12.50 (list price $59.95)

Panasonic ER-GN30-K Nose Ear Hair Trimmer for $14.23 (list price $19.99)

Nautica Voyage By Nautica For Men. Eau De Toilette Spray 3.4 oz for $14.29 (list price $58)


LolliZ Gel Pens 48 Gel Pen Tray Set for $11.99 (list price $39.95)

Cute Panda Mini Desktop Stapler for $2.43 (list price $9.99)

Everyday Essentials Gel Pens - Set of 40 Individual Colors with Barrel Case for $10.95 (list price $49.95)

PrettyCare Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier (Multi Use for Travel Office Desk Desktop Car Small Bedroom) Personal Humidifier / USB Portable Mini Humidifier for $16.85 (list price $79.99)

LAMPAT Dimmable LED Desk Lamp, 4 Lighting Modes (Reading/Studying/Relaxation/Bedtime), 5-Level Dimmer, Touch-Sensitive Control Panel, 1-Hour Auto Timer, 5V/1A USB Charging Port, Piano Black for $29.99 (list price $199.99)

Sharpie Accent Pen Style Liquid Highlighter, Chisel Tip, 10 Pack, Assorted Colors for $6 (list price $19.20)

Etekcity Electric Pencil Sharpener, Automatic Feed and Dispense, UL/FCC Approved for $23.99 (list price $95)

TaoTronics Dimmable Eye-Care LED Desk Lamp for $27.99 (list price $99.99)   

Pilot Precise V5 Stick Rolling Ball Pens, Extra Fine Point, Black Ink, Dozen Box for $11.93 (list price $27.49)

Pilot FriXion Clicker Retractable Erasable Gel Pens, Fine Point, Assorted Color Inks, 7-Pack for $10.99 with on-screen coupon (list price $20.73)

Alera Elusion Series Mesh Mid-Back Swivel/Tilt Chair, Black for $135.67 (list price $349)


Etekcity Ultra Bright Portable LED Camping Lantern Flashlights (Black, Collapsible) for $7.99 (list price $35)

Bushnell Falcon 7x35 Binoculars with Case for $25.22 (list price $51)

MalloMe Premium Marshmallow Roasting Sticks Set of 5 Smores Skewers & Hot Dog Fork 34 Inch Rotating & Telescoping for $15.97 (list price $39.99)

SurvivalSPARK Emergency Magnesium Fire Starter - Survival Fire Starter with Compass and Whistle for $7.95 (list price $17.95)

LE CREE Headlamp LED Flashlight for Camping, Running, Hiking, Reading, 4 Modes LED for $7.99 (list price $18.95)  

Emergency Mylar Blankets - 84" X 52" (four pack) for $4.75 (list price $16.76)

BlenderBottle Classic Loop Top Shaker Bottle, Aqua, 28 Ounce for $6.85 (list price $9.99)

LifeStraw Personal Water Filter for $19,50 (list price $25)

Columbia River Knife And Tool's Eat N Tool 9100Kc Multi Tool Black(2 Pack) for $4.85 (list price $14.89)

ErgaLogik Compact Solar Camping Lantern with USB PowerBank Great for Camping, Hiking & Trekking for $19.95 (list price $49.99)


WD Elements 2TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive for $82.99 (list price $129.99)

TP-LINK AC750 Dual Band Wi-Fi Range Extender for $34.99 (list price $69.99)

iXCC 10ft Extra Long Apple MFi Certified Lightning 8pin to USB Charge and Sync Cable - Black for $11.19 (list price $29.99)

Seagate Backup Plus 4TB Portable External Hard Drive with 200GB of Cloud Storage USB 3.0 (Black) for $119.99 (list price $179.99)

Bluetech 6 Outlet Wall Mount Surge Protector with Dual USB Ports, White for $14.99 (list price $39.99)


Stanley 66-344 4-in-1 Pocket Screwdriver for $3.99 (list price $8.35)

SpeedOut Damaged Screw Extractor & Bolt Extractor Set for $6.78 (list price $19.99)

Kidde KL-2S Two-Story Fire Escape Ladder with Anti-Slip Rungs, 13-Foot for $27.97 (list price $65.99)

Maxcraft 60609U 7-In-1 Precision Pocket Screwdriver for $3.99 (list price $6.99)

DEWALT DW2166 45-Piece Screwdriving Set for $14.57 (list price $41.80)

Kensun YS-205 (Home 110V)/ DC (12V Car) Portable Air Compressor Tire Inflator for $49.99 (list price $299.99)

STANLEY STMT73795 Mixed Tool Set, 210-Piece for $99.95 (list price $253)

Kidde FA110 Multi Purpose Fire Extinguisher for $19.98 (list price $42.99)

Dago®, 12-In-1 Multi-Tools With 2 Flashlight, Precision Screwdriver Set, With Car Escape Tools, Safety Hammer for $8.18 (list price $25.99)