Best Shopping Site

The 26 Best Secret Santa Gifts

Picking a great Secret Santa gift presents a challenge: You’re likely on a tight budget, and you may know barely anything about the recipient. (These days, you can’t even surreptitiously scope out their desk to find out more about them!) If this is your first time participating with workmates or people in your friend group, […]

The Best Refrigerators

Most refrigerators work fine. And fridges come in so many different looks and layouts that we can’t pick the “best” ones. But based on a survey of more than 5,000 Wirecutter readers and an AI-assisted analysis of 28,000 customer reviews, we can give you guidance on how to find the fridge that’s right for you. […]

The Best Air Purifier

A great air purifier can really improve your life—reducing allergens such as pollen and mold spores, and protecting against wildfire smoke and other kinds of smoke. But to qualify as great, an air purifier needs to be powerful enough to clean the air in a large living room or playroom, quiet and dark enough for […]

The Best Body Pillow

After eight hours of research, including interviewing two physical therapists, and cuddling up with eight body pillows, we recommend the soft, springy Down-Free Fill Body Pillow from The Company Store for sleepers who need mild to medium support for their shoulders, hips, and ankles. The denser, moldable Snuggle-Pedic Memory Foam Body Pillow will keep sleepers who need extra stomach, […]

How to Clean Your Shower Curtain

Few things can throw cold water on bathtime quite like life-forms on your shower curtain. Typically, these are gray flecks of mildew or colonies of pink mold (technically, a bacteria, Serratia marcescens). Microbes tend to appear gradually until they’re suddenly in full bloom. Once that happens, it’s tempting to toss the curtain and buy a new […]

How to Clean Makeup Brushes

Most people don’t clean their makeup brushes and sponges often enough, and some folks never clean them at all. But dirty makeup brushes can cause all sorts of hygiene and health issues, from acne to E. coli infections. Professionals we spoke with—including a dermatologist, a makeup-brush designer, and makeup artists—recommend that you clean your makeup brushes at […]

How to Do Your Laundry Better

As Wirecutter’s bedding reporter, I’ve spent hundreds of hours doing laundry over the past several years. I’ve also written advice on how to wash all sorts of bedding, like blankets, pillows, and comforters. I once ran my dryer for more than 200 hours just to test bed blankets. As a result of spending that much time with my washer […]

Rani-Mukerji © 2021