8 Gadgets That'll Help You Open Jars Without Losing Your Mind

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We've all been there. You're gripping and twisting and turning and sweating and no matter what you do, you can't open that glass jar.

Lucky for us, the solution may be as easy as using one of the eight items below. Opening that jar of pickles can be as easy as pushing a button.

1
The Power Grip Jar Opener
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This opener twists the jar open in one swift motion. It's designed to fit a few different jar sizes and says it's a good option for children.

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The Original JarPop!
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This tool is as easy as it sounds. It doesn't adjust to all lid sizes because it doesn't need to. Just place the tool on the side of the lid and -- pop!Brix JarKey Jar Opener, The Original JarPop! - Assorted Colors" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">

Brix JarKey Jar Opener, $6.82
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The Hidden Opener
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This opener hides beneath your kitchen cabinet, so you always know where to find it. Just slide the lid into the contraption and twist.

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OXO Good Grips Jar Opener
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The sharp stainless steel teeth grip the lid so you can easily slide it open. This opener fits most jar sizes and is dishwasher safe.

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Silicone Gloves
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If a separate jar opening contraption doesn't sound ideal, you can still use silicone gloves to get the job done.

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Jar Grips
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Sometimes all you need is a piece of material to give you a great grip. These rubber grips are designed specifically for different types of jars. The teal square and green round flat grip are for large jars. The red cone grip is for smaller bottles and jars.

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Automatic Jar Opener
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It's as easy as pushing a button.

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