Gadgets that help you keep summer cool
Lauren Bercarich on how to beat the heat with unique, reusable items
- Duration 6:01
- Date Aug 14, 2012
Lauren Bercarich on how to beat the heat with unique, reusable items
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Talk about the weather.
And ways to beat the heat because I don't know what -- what it's like where you are but here in the northeast it has been oppressively hot.
And I've seen some stories that actually read some stories on the news that this is a -- one about the hottest Summers.
-- on record.
And so how do you beat the heat whether you're out and about whether you're in your yard or whether you're in your office.
The problem is sweltering summer heat.
And the solution is gadgets that can help you keep cool in the summertime joining us now is it.
Her case today pronounced that correctly worker -- -- Mercury should look at.
Thank you -- -- -- -- is with lights she's a lifestyle expert and she's joining us now with some of these new products and I have to tell everybody that I've been sitting.
Against a long -- our support.
But since we started the show so for about 25 minutes -- so -- I feel okay and not worry in the studio -- bright lights this is probably not the best.
-- that -- said you'll hear but I can definitely feel that it's cool behind me.
You're gonna have tried at your desk later on OK all right well but you're right -- -- -- all look hot if it's miserable July was one of the hottest month on record here is what you're holding.
Is a magna -- cool -- hello and what's cool about it is that fabric.
This fabric was actually designed to be worn under the uniforms of soldiers and police officers it's very high tech.
And that is reflexively took -- Alley you know what we're gonna put that on the cool pillows to keep you cool here at work something like this that's gonna help you with your lower back.
-- help you with your posture big cushions for you to sit on so if you're sitting for long periods of time at work it's gonna make you feel better.
We you brought one of those with you as well I'm not sitting on it only because I felt like I was gonna be able to close to the -- that tough but that would be good.
They are good -- starts at 99 dollars -- might not Amazon is great.
Go to megaplex US and try one out.
I'm gonna put it back behind them here an -- I'll do so.
The sport coat.
Because that's another thing for men I -- I you know women.
Endesa in the workplace I think that it would have to deal with a lot more than men do you know I think in general but when guys have to put on the suit can go to work every day.
When it's August and it's ninety something degrees outside.
If you're commuting and you have to hit the subways in New York City that the problem is -- problem.
So this suit is -- hands custom tailors it is the anti sweat suits house.
Well it's all about the performance -- it's a very lightweight fabric and it was designed that actually wicks away sweat it's.
It's helps it's very -- the ball and the end result is that you feel about ten degrees cooler.
Now you can even have -- since this has aligning and then you can actually haven't made without the lining if you really want to make it cool.
And some small hands is cost on the you can have forty different styles means they can do different collars.
How ever you want it and -- actually right on 42 street you can run right down -- the rhetoric from Grand Central let me talk and your thoughts wardrobe department about -- there you go and you're not in New York you can send your measurements and get the anti sweatsuit that's great that sounds good.
What do you have in front of you here it looks like some cold cold cream and yes so.
I have to tell you about this amazing website it's called custom made dot com and essentially you can get anything custom made whether it's.
Furniture jewelry or.
Beauty products like this cold cream so so that's where I found it.
And this is by Kelly's creations that we've all heard of cold cream like grandma's -- -- -- but she took those ingredients and she turned it into a bar soap.
That you can use every day.
It's gentle enough that it's been a lot -- make up its not gonna drag your skin and be the cooling car and -- -- I was wondered what the cool and heartless is actually read your skin feeling refreshed so it's reaper like a wake up you know on the morning you need that wake up.
Only four dollars so titillating -- You wanna get -- hi tech.
Kinda neat beauty product this is a great idea is on custom made dot com all right good Arctic ease these are patches and wraps what do they do.
So this is one of the Arctic ease -- wraps that I have free here and I wanted to feel that because it feels cold.
Tony -- different feels a little wet too is -- supposed to feel the oil is actually fuel weapon if you put him on your skin -- there is actually no resident yeah so it's kind of amazingly that this was never refrigerated.
Never in the freezer never have to be so what do you do with it comes right out of this package here you open it up it's instantly cool.
And you can wrap yourself itself -- -- so you could put it around your wrist sank.
Usually helps have somebody else still at the -- yeah itself -- -- years let's sort of like an ace bandage.
That's yeah that's gonna cool you down -- exactly so it'll stay cool for about.
Three hours -- -- when you're done you can -- it you put it back in this pouch with a nice -- seal it up it's rated a next time but what I love about this is.
Sins of these refrigerated you could have been in the car in your beach bag in your golf bag and then you're -- -- just pull it out that's.
Great are we have a minute left -- I tell me about the pillow down there on the and the Linda.
Blue tech mattress biking down and I couldn't bring home masters actually this is that I -- -- -- that a sample of the bad.
And -- -- is designed to keep you four to seven degrees cooler than your typical memory foam mattress.
And that's because they -- gel and airflow technology a -- he's samples for you to try.
These are two different types of -- they have in the bad to say have these.
-- columns and then this is the foam with -- beads innings.
So even after -- wild -- will get hot that's of that air flow comes then the -- designed to let the hot air escape and the cool air to come then.
And if you could go to sleep without turning the air conditioner all that that's a way to save money and he's -- well sleep expert they'll tell you year body needs to pull down at night in order have a good night sleep so -- and -- kings down Lauren thank you so much Lauren.
-- rich for you -- it's -- lifestyle expert.
You can finder at -- brokerage dot com she's on FaceBook as well and thank you so much -- they understand it's great to be here and thanks for joining us everybody -- some.