Here, you’ll find the trending products that our readers purchased in November 2021. You’ll see some familiar products and some new ones too!
List Of The Top Selling Items Our Readers Bought In November 2021
Zyllion Shiatsu Back and Neck Massager
Holiday shopping came early this year and this massager was one of the most popular items that our readers purchased this month.
Americanflat Bronze Family Tree
I’ve given this as a gift several times and my friends and family absolutely love it. It’s a unique and great way to showcase your photos.
Heat Reflective Blanket
A great gift for seniors who live in colder climates or who just love to snuggle under a warm blanket!
Deluxe Talking Photo Album
What a great idea! Record separate voice messages on each page of this photo album!
The Boyfriend Pillow
I first saw this pillow in the show Glee a few years ago and thought it was funny but yet such a great idea! So nice to snuggle up to a pillow that can “hold” you!
Bathtub and Shower Mat
Being safer in the shower and bathtub can be as easy as laying down a rubber bath mat such as this one.
Magazine File Holder
Decluttering and being organized is just one of the many ways that you can be safer in your own home. Organizers like these help with that.
Motion Activated Bed Light
I love this bed light. It’s out of the way, aesthetically beautiful and provides light where it’s needed, on the floor.
Electric Window Candle Lamp
A much safer option than using candles, this electric candle can be placed on your window sills. Most people use these for the holidays but I supposed you can use them all year long and better if you can attach them to a timer like this.
Swivel TV and Laptop Table
This great table is perfect next to a sofa or recliner. It swivels out of the way, can be used as a support to help someone get up and down from their seat.
Drive Medical Handicap Bathroom Bench
Although this bench is titled for the bathroom, it honestly can be used throughout the house. Wherever the person needs to work on a task in a standing position. This bench can be adjusted to each person’s height and provides a high seating for them.
LED Page Magnifier
This very handy page magnifier has a built in LED light to make it easier for anyone with low vision to read books, magazines, paperwork, etc.
Medline Bed Assist Bar
It seems that this product is on our best sellers list month after month. And why not? It’s a great product, easy to install, easy to use!
Shiatsu Neck and Back Massager
Another massager that made the list this month! A great way to soothe those aching muscles.
Vive Transfer Belt with Handles
For any family member or caregiver who has to help someone to transfer or to walk, this belt can really be a lifesaver.
The Stander HandyBar
We made a video about this great little gadget and encourage any senior to have one with them when getting in and out of a car.
HoMedics White Noise Sound Machine
I know that I sleep much better when I have my sound machine on. This little gadget can help someone who has trouble sleeping to sleep better.
For some seniors, having a plate guard or eating from a bowl is much easier to manage. It could be due to arthritis or Parkinson’s disease, etc. This plate guard can make it easier.
Memories For My Grandchild
I love these types of books where grandparents (or other older family members) can write down their stories to be handed down to the younger generations.
Large Print Word Search Puzzles
For anyone who loves to work on word search puzzles but is having trouble with their vision, a large print book like this one could be fun.
Large Print Password Organizer
A great way to save your passwords and other important information and it’s also in large print.
The Book Of Myself
A book filled with 201 questions to answer creating a beautiful autobiography. What a beautiful gift a senior can give to their family.
Delta Faucet Grab Bar
This beautiful polished grab bar is 18 inches in length. Comes in multiple colors so check it out to make your rooms safer.
Carbon Monoxide Detector
This is another product that seems to show up on our best sellers list every month.
Nightlight Outlet Wall Plate
I love this combo outlet plate and nightlight! So easy to install and it frees up the outlet for other things to plug in.
A Brushed Nickel Grab Bar by Moen
It’s so nice that these days you can install grab bars to match your decor! They don’t look like hospital grab bars any more!
Toilet Light With Motion Detection
A great idea for most anyone, not just seniors but what a good idea it is for older adults! A built in night light in the toilet for those night time bathroom breaks.
Outdoor Plug In Timer
Outdoor lighting is very important for everyone, including seniors. So putting these lights on timers is an easy way to make sure that they are always on when you may need them.
Motional Activated LED Strip Lights
Motion activated lights are great for seniors and this LED strip is perfect because it can be used under beds, under cabinets, along stairways, etc.
A beautiful way to stay warm during the winter. The senior women in your life will love this.
Game – Get To Know Your Grandparents Cards
A fun game with 200 cards of questions for your grandparents. A great way to get to know them better and to get them to talk about their lives.
Grandparent Talk Travel Game
Another great game to help you get to know your grandparents better!
Electric Jar Opener
A great gift for anyone who has weak hands or arthritic hands. Something that they’ll use often.
Smartphone Screen Magnifier
I gave this gift to a friend of mine last year and he absolutely loves it. Such a great way to see what’s on your phone’s screen, especially if you have vision problems.
GoDonut Phone Stand
So, this little gadget swivels 360 degrees. Just place your phone on it and you’ll be able to turn it any which way you need to.
Cell Phone Lanyard
An easy way to carry your cell phone and keep from losing it!
No Rinse Bathing Wipes
This is a wonderful product for anyone who is bedridden or unable to take a shower or bath.
No Water Shampoo Caps
Another great product for anyone who is bedridden or is unable to shower or bathe.
Healthy Seniors Chair Exercise Program
Looking to keep fit or to help your senior loved one do some exercise? This kit with therabands and handles and a printed exercise guide may be just the right way to do it.
Wi-Fi Cloud Digital Picture Frame
My mother had one of these frames and she loved it. Family members can email photos to this frame so that the owner of the frame always gets an updated slideshow!
Indoor Security Camera
Security cameras are not just for outdoors anymore. For family members who want to monitor their senior loved ones (with their permission of course), indoor security cameras can provide them with that peace of mind they need.
Blurams Indoor Security Camera
Another security camera that can be used for monitoring. This one has been on our Readers’ list of favorites before so it’s quite popular.
Magnetic Pickup Tool
This great gadget is a light as well as a magnetic pick up tool. So if your handyman needs to find and pickup loose screws, bolts, nuts, etc. this little gadget can help a lot!
Magnetic Wrist Band
Another handy tool for the handyman in your life is this magnetic wristband. It’s so much easier to place screws, bolts, nails, etc. on this then to place them loosely on the floor or table. A great gift that is popular amongst our readers.
Hand Crank Radio with Flashlight
Everyone should be prepared for emergencies, including seniors, especially ones living alone. This radio has multiple features that makes it an important tool for any emergency. It’s solar powered, USB rechargeable, has a built in flashlight and can be used to charge cell phones.
Audio Baby Monitor
Some caregivers just need or want an audio monitoring system for their senior loved one. This one has a 1,000 foot range and talk back intercom.
Suction Grab Bar
These are a very easy way to add a grab bar BUT it’s important to know that they are NOT MEANT to be used for anyone who will be pulling their full weight up. So, please be cautious when using these. Read more information here about suction grab bars.
Clear Stove Knob Covers
Another product that our readers seem to like are these clear stove knob covers. It’s a good way to keep seniors with dementia or Alzheimer’s from turning on the gas stove and then leaving it on.
Hydroponics Growing System
For anyone who enjoys gardening or fresh homegrown herbs, this little gadget allows them to do that all year long, indoors.
The Echo Dot and all of the Echo devices use the Alexa system to add more than 100,000 different skills to your life. We have multiple articles on how seniors and their families can use Alexa to make their lives easier and safer. Read them here.
My favorite Alexa device is the Echo Show. Not only can I use it for any of the Alexa skills but I can also watch videos, follow recipes and more.
Classic Western 10-Movie Collection
I love old movies and I know many senior friends and family members who do too. It’s a great way to spend a rainy afternoon with a senior loved one!
Amazon Smart Plug
Connect devices, lamps, etc. to your Alexa devices so you can control them with your voice.
We hope you get some great ideas and useful products out of this list and that they can help to make your home and lives easier and safer.