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Cold Warriors: 10 Unexpected Products to Keep You Warm This Winter

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* Products that warm up your daily routines
* Combat the cold everywhere from your bathroom to workspace
* Surprising solutions for staying warm in winter weather

Winter is here, and with record-breaking lows already on the books and months left in the season, the time to gear up on winter-weather supplies is now. We’ve scoured the internet for creative solutions to keep you warm throughout your day, from your morning shower to work to falling asleep at night. Some items are tried-and-true winter chill-busters, like a towel warmer to zap the post-shower shivers, while others offer novel new ways of staying toasty, like a USB-powered mouse pad hand warmer.

Here, we’ve rounded up 10 products guaranteed to keep you warm this winter, so you can cut back on shivering and turn up the heat.

1. Mr. Coffee Mug Warmer

Enjoy hot beverages at their optimal temperatures for longer periods of time with this handy coffee mug warmer. This simple appliance works much like a hot plate, except for your coffee mug.

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2. Zoele Warm Winter USB Mouse Pad Hand Warmer

Consider a hand warmer in the form of a mouse pad for the ideal solution to keeping toasty in a drafty office or workspace. It connects to a power source with a USB cord just like your typical mouse, and has the added bonus of an ergonomic wrist cushion for comfortable hand positioning.

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3. True Glow by Conair Heated Lotion Dispenser

There’s nothing more unpleasant than the shock of cold liquid on your body when you’re already cold – something that becomes especially troubling when attempting to apply body lotion in the winter. Warm your favorite moisturizer in no time flat with this heated lotion dispenser. Not only will it feel a lot better on your skin, but raising the warmer temperature will also help your skin absorb the product better.

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4. 180s Men’s Tec Fleece HP Behind-the-Head Ear Warmer Head Phone

Ultra-warm performance fleece comes together with hi-def headphones, with the 180s Tec Fleece Headphones. These offer you a streamlined solution for listening to music while shoveling snow, running, or just getting around on a freezing cold day.

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5. Letouch Rechargeable Hand Warmer

Charge up your phone while keeping your hands toasty with this clever pebble-shaped hand warmer and power bank 2-in-1. It’s lightweight construction and small size make it easy to have on hand when temps drop.

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6. Winter Home Slippers Shoes

Have a case of cold feet? Then crank the heat up on these plush slippers. Equipped with a USB cord, you can power them from your computer, car or electrical outlet. The stretchy material guarantees a good fit between men’s sizes 5-10. They’ll also fit over shoes, socks or bare feet alike.

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7. Pajama Warmer

If you wish you could recreate that just-out-of-the-dryer warmth for all of your clothes, you’re in luck: The Pajama Warmer is a electric fleece bag sized to fit pajamas inside and most other garments. It’s also portable, making it an ideal item to pack on cold-weather adventures or to store in compact apartments.

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8. Sunbeam Quilted Heated Mattress Pad

If you find that, no matter how many blankets you pile on top of yourself, you just can’t get warm at night, then it’s time to buy a heated mattress pad. Sunbeam’s heated mattress pad is designed with 10 temperature settings, and if you share your bed with another human, you’ll both stay comfortable thanks to dual heating zones with separate controls.

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9. Haven Towel Warmer

Side-step all post-shower shivering by keeping a towel warmer in your bathroom. We guarantee once you’re cocooned in a fluffy warm towel, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without this thing.

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10. Poler Men’s the Classic Napsack Wearable Sleeping Bag

Sleeping bag or jacket? Poler’s cult-favorite wearable sleeping bag lets you have the best of all those worlds, exactly the kind of comfort to wrap yourself as you wait for winter to pass.

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