Election anxiety? These 5 stress-relieving buys under $50 will help you relax

Here are 5 stress-relieving items to help deal with your election anxiety

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Raise your hand if you're having a tough week? Almost everyone? Well, we figured as much. Between daylight savings time and this never-ending election, it's been a dozy, and the worst part? We didn't even mention the fact we're still in the middle of a worldwide pandemic.

It's like just when we think 2020 can't get any crazier, it does, and we can't help but wonder, "When will this chaos end?"

Since there is no magic wand to wave or crystal ball to look into, the answer to that is still unclear — but what is crystal clear? There is a handful of ways we can deal with our stress or anxiety, and we've found them. 

If you're looking to give yourself some much needed R&R or TLC, we've got it covered. Whether you're looking for bath salts or cozy slippers, we've rounded up all life's simplest pleasures to help comfort you during these unprecedented times. Here are five items under-$50 to help you unwind.

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Brittany Romano
Brittany Romano

Brittany Romano joins the Real Homes team as their U.S. E-commerce Editor, based in New York City. From her start as a fashion market assistant at Marie Claire to building highly profitable commerce vertical at Us Weekly and AMI brands, Brittany has produced award-winning content covering everything from celebrity beauty hacks to must-have items from online sales. She is a graduate of New England College. When she isn’t writing, you can find Brittany indulging in yet another DIY-project or cheering on her beloved Boston Bruins. Find her on Instagram at @Rammmyyy.