From air purifiers to touch-free tools, 16 useful gadgets that 2020 popularized
Last year, if you asked someone what face mask they use, they would have assumed you were talking about skin care — not a fabric mask with multiple layers of cotton. Toilet paper shortages and hand sanitizer stock piles also would not have been a thought on anyone's mind at around this time last year. So with all of the changes that 2020 has brought, it's not surprising that numerous inventions have been popping up over the course of the year to help us adapt to the new normal.
From a clever face mask hack to chic yet functional face mask accessories, we've been introduced to tons of items that make navigating this unprecedented time just a little bit easier. Yahoo! Life Contributing Editor Chassie Post stopped by Hoda and Jenna to share some of these unique tools and gadgets that have taken on new uses in 2020, from a seat cover to a cleaning robot.
Whether you could use some peace of mind for upcoming holiday travel or have been searching for a solution to make wearing a mask easier, there's something on Post's list for everyone. Read on for all of the items that make sense for anyone to use during 2020.