12 Products That Promote Energy and Focus Throughout the Day
Gear up for a new year and new goals with these energizing lifestyle finds.
Let’s face it, friend: If you’re over the age of 22, you could probably benefit from a midday energy boost of some kind. And, no, your fourth cup of coffee doesn’t count. Maintain focus and achieve sustainable energy throughout your day with a little help from our favorite lifestyle products. Keep reading to get the scoop on our must-have time management tools, refreshing beauty products and go-to productivity planners in the links below.
Kick your sedentary lifestyle to the curb with this energizing standing desk converter. The desktop design features adjustable height to suit your stature and comes equipped with double risers to hold your keyboard, mouse, laptop and secondary monitor. Snag the black design pictured here for a simple, streamlined addition to your desk. Black not your favorite hue? Bring home the desk converter in a dark or light wood finish to add a textured touch to your workspace or scoop-up the bright-white finish for a fresh look.
The key to maintaining energy throughout the day is to use your energy wisely. This top-rated productivity journal has earned thousands of rave reviews because of its chic design, long-term goal tracking and daily exercises that increase self-awareness and combat procrastination. Oh, and the best part: If you don’t fall head-over-heels in love with this planner, you can send it back and receive a full refund of your purchase.
Make mindless, energy-sucking social media scrolling a thing of the past with this time block timer clock. The petite hexagonal design fits on roomy and compact desks alike and it comes in your choice of three hues: black, white and orange. The handy timer comes equipped with five, time interval settings that enable users to maintain focus on tasks at hand and execute energy-saving batch work. Each timer comes with two volume levels, a silent mode and a flashing backlit to serve as a visual alert when the time runs out.
Make movement and productivity your priority with this easy-to-use habit tracker calendar. The aqua-blue cover adds a splash of color to your desktop and the spiral-bound design makes flipping through and entering your daily habits a breeze. Each habit tracker is composed of a 12-month undated calendar with free spaces to fill with daily, monthly and 3-month habits.
Go ahead and put these noise-canceling earbuds at the top of your must-shop list. The top-rated earbuds work overtime to increase focus and energy by offering noise-canceling capabilities for the office (home or otherwise) and an immersive audio setting that envelopes wearers with hype music while working out or cleaning the house. An ambient mode allows wearers to hear their surroundings while listening to music or podcasts, and they automatically connect to your smart devices via Bluetooth.
Replace your midday coffee fix with this energizing aloe, cucumber, peppermint and green tea facial spray. The refreshing mist is formulated with skin-loving ingredients that simultaneously energize and calm your skin throughout the day. Each application delivers powerful antioxidants that tone, hydrate and leave a fresh, cooling effect to your skin. Spray on bare skin or apply on top of your makeup for a dewy look.
Let’s face it: We could all drink a little more water, right? Right. Make hydration a top priority each day with this handy time-marked water bottle. The sleek, shatterproof bottle is crafted from featherlight BPA frosted plastic; a chic gold twist cap keeps liquids secure while on the go.
Avoid the afternoon slump and get your blood pumping in one fell swoop with this compact under-desk exercise bike. The celebrated exercise bike comes equipped with a digital monitor, dual foot and hand capabilities and eight resistance levels. Owners benefit from low impact, lower body exercise without compromising joints or missing their team meeting to do so.
A healthy sleep schedule is paramount for sustainable energy. Catch your Zs and wake up refreshed and ready to tackle the day with the Philips Smart Sleep Light Therapy Alarm Clock. The clinically proven clock comes with 10 brightness settings, a digital time display and an alarm that uses simulated natural sunlight to slowly wake you up each morning.
Add this essential oil diffuser and humidifier to your cart ASAP. The pint-sized gadget is a must for your desk or bedside table for its mood and energy-boosting settings. The compact design offers both intermittent and continuous misting that covers an entire room with refreshing, cool-temperature steam. Each diffuser also comes with eight light color settings and adjustable brightness to best suit your personal space and needs. Looking to up your energy even more? Diffuse peppermint, spearmint, rosemary or lemon essential oils to combat sleepless nights and increase focus.
Stop yourself from wasting precious energy on social media during the workday with this smartphone timer lockbox. The unique locker design allows users to store their phones and set a lock time period on the lid. Once the time runs out, the lid automatically opens, and the phone is free to use again.
If the desk exercise bike, cucumber facial spray and standing desk converter doesn’t do the trick, there’s always caffeine. Get your caffeine boost and avoid breaking a productive streak to go microwave your cup o’ joe with the Ember Smart Mug and coaster set. The celebrated mug allows users to control their coffee temperature and create custom temperature presets with an app. The charging coaster promises to keep coffee or tea between 120 and 145 degrees Fahrenheit hot all day long. MORE: Read Our Full Review of the Ember Smart Mug