Sometimes, it feels like being a modern woman is best left to the professionals. Simple things like your hair or shoes can make or break your day. Luckily, women all around the world have come up with tips to get out of a sticky situation with just a little imagination and foresight.

We at Enlighten love to share tips on fixing a bad day, so here are awesome life hacks for women to make their lives better.

1. A bottomless bag can make getting around in a dress much easier… especially for you brides out there.

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2. Put on ski goggles when chopping onions so you don’t cry your eyes out.

escape_photo / Reddit3. Dry your pants using a swamp cooler instead of a dryer.

4. When the dryer is broken, just get creative when you want to wear your favorite bra.

GoingMachFive / Reddit5. Never lose a hairpin again!

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6. So you’re in the mood for open toed shoes, but you have chem lab today…

justsmurfythanx / Reddit7. Alternatively, you could use this less conspicuous trick.

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8. Save your eyeshadow container… it might become your new favorite wallet.

9. Reversible dresses… never settle for one pattern again.

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10. Not to mention the time you save changing out of your work clothes into your party clothes…