5 Cool Products to Beat the Heat at Home

No air conditioner required.


PharMeDoc Contour Memory Foam Pillow


This memory foam pillow is just what the doctor ordered to cure the summer sweats. It molds to the shape of your head and is hypoallergenic so it will help prevent you from tossing and turning throughout the night.

To buy: $40; bedbathandbeyond.com

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Lane 4” Cooling GelLux Memory Foam Gel Mattress Topper


Just because you can’t see it, doesn’t mean it’s not working. Increase your bed’s cooling capability (and cushion-y comfort) by investing in this mattress topper made with a special gel that will help keep your core temperature down.

To buy: $84; walmart.com.

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Hydrocool Down-Alternative Duvet Insert


Don’t let the summer heat prevent you from getting a good night’s sleep. Made with a moisture-wicking fabric, this duvet will ensure that your entire body will stay dry and cool for a successful slumber.

To buy: $199; potterybarn.com.

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Holmes Metal Desk Fan


While most fans are an eyesore, this brushed metal machine will cool you off and satisfy your design sense.

To buy: $20; target.com.

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Gen7Pets Cool-Air Multicolor Dog Pad


Your dog’s fur intensifies the already-unbearable temperature, so keep your pup safe and cool by offering him this pad. The air-flow mesh keeps air (and water) running through it to help your pooch beat the heat.

To buy: $50; overstock.com.

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