These 5 Genius Products Will Get You Through a Heat Wave
When the mercury starts to climb, keep your cool with these clever helpers.
Sweat-Free Slumber Gadget
Upgrade your sleep routine with this cooling machine. Once set up, a fan delivers cool air under bed sheets to keep you from feeling sweaty on hot summer nights. Even better, you can control air output and set a timer from the BedJet’s iOS and Android app. It’s not just for summer either—in the winter, use the heat function to stay cozy.
To buy: BedJet V2, $399, amazon.com.
Cooling Bed Linens
Does the heat keep you awake at night? Sleep easy with these super soft 2,000-thread-count sheets. The cotton-poly blend contains Nanotex, which wicks away moisture from the skin. The set comes in a variety of colors and includes a flat sheet, fitted sheet, and four pillowcases.
To buy: Home Reflections sheets, From $54; qvc.com.
Chic Table Fan
Stay cool with this sleek (and powerful!) stainless steel fan with three power levels. The Q shape makes it a sturdy addition to a tabletop or floor surface. It can circulate up to 85,000 cubic feet of air in spaces 430 square feet in size. It's nice and quiet, too.
To buy: Stadler Form Q fan, $170; amazon.com.
On hot days there’s nothing like a cool towel on the back of the neck. On particularly steamy days, try this reusable, super-absorbent, which comes in three sizes. Simply saturate the towel with water and snap it three times to activate cooling. The towel will feel up to 30 degrees cooler than your body temperature and last up to three hours.
To buy: $9 to $25, amazon.com.
Refreshing Freezer Pops
This next-level version of the nostalgic classic will keep you refreshed and hydrated when the mercury climbs. These tasty organic pops are made with 100 percent real fruit juice and won't fill you up with sugar like most icy summer treats. They're also free of all the artificial junk, like color, flavor, and preservatives. Each pack contains nine concord grape, nine fruit punch, and six strawberry lemonade pops.
To buy: $17, amazon.com.