<![CDATA[NECN - Does it Work]]>Copyright 2018https://www.necn.com/feature/does-it-workhttp://media.necn.com/designimages/clear.gifNECNhttps://www.necn.comen-usWed, 26 Sep 2018 05:31:24 -0400Wed, 26 Sep 2018 05:31:24 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations<![CDATA[Does It Work: Egglettes]]>Wed, 12 Sep 2018 18:07:50 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Egglettes.JPG

Preparing hard-boiled eggs, soft boiled eggs, and even scrambled eggs can be difficult for some. But the Egglettes Egg Cooker promises to simplify the process. But does it work? NBC10 Boston's Leslie Gaydos check it out.

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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Atomic Lighter]]>Wed, 29 Aug 2018 17:52:14 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work_The_Atomic_Lighter.jpg

The Atomic Lighter is a rechargeable lighter that is supposed to spark a flame even if it gets wet. But does it work? NBC10 Boston's Leslie Gaydos finds out.

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Chill Chest]]>Wed, 08 Aug 2018 18:09:17 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work__Chill_Chest.jpg

The "Chill Chest" is supposed to be a lightweight, foldable cooler that doesn't need ice. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Full Crystal]]>Wed, 25 Jul 2018 18:27:49 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work_Full_Crystal.jpg

Are you looking to take the stress out of your outdoor summer cleaning? NBC10 Boston's Leslie Gaydos tried out the Fuller Brush Company's Full Crystal Window and Outdoor Surface Cleaner. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does it Work: Better Brella]]>Wed, 11 Jul 2018 18:16:50 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Better+Brella.JPG

When it rains, you always want to be armed with the right kind of gear. And there's nothing more disappointing when your umbrella doesn't work properly. NBC10 Boston's Leslie Gaydos tried out the ingenious new Better Brella which has been turned upside down and inside out — while promising to keep you dry. But does it work?



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<![CDATA[Reheatza: Does It Work?]]>Thu, 21 Jun 2018 20:56:52 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Reheatza_to_Like_a_Grill_in_the_Microwave.jpg

Reheatza professes to make food crispy in the microwave. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[MagicBax: Does It Work?]]>Wed, 06 Jun 2018 17:55:08 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/MagicBax__Does_It_Work_.jpg

MagicBax professes to be an instant beauty fix that lifts sagging earrings. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Magic Soap: Does It Work?]]>Wed, 23 May 2018 18:15:50 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Magic_Soap__Does_It_Work_.jpg

If you do a lot of cooking in the kitchen, you know how difficult it can be to get the smell of certain foods off your hands. It takes a good scrubbing and sometimes some magic. NBC10 Boston's Leslie Gaydos is trying out a product that could do the trick. It's the $8 Kikkerland Magic Soap. It promises to get rid of garlic, onion and other odors. So, does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Iiamo Go Self Warming Bottle]]>Wed, 16 May 2018 19:00:30 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work__Iiamo_Go_Self_Warming_Bottle.jpg

The Iiamo Go bottle claims to heat itself on the go. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Sock Slider]]>Wed, 09 May 2018 17:45:33 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work__Sock_Slider.jpg

The Sock Slider professes to be "great for anyone with mobility limitations, injuries and pregnancy." But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Selfies for Dogs]]>Thu, 03 May 2018 10:42:54 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Selfies_for_Dogs.jpg

A new device aimed at getting dogs to focus for taking pictures is on the market

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Sleep Styler]]>Wed, 06 Sep 2017 17:54:14 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work_Sleep_Styler.jpg

The Sleep Styler claims to style your hair while you sleep. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Lava Lunch]]>Wed, 30 Aug 2017 18:16:32 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Lava_Lunch_Does_It_Work.jpg

This product claims it can keep food warm for up to five hours. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Garden Genie Gloves: Do They Work?]]>Wed, 09 Aug 2017 18:08:15 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Garden_Genie_Gloves_Do_They_Work.jpg

Garden Genie Gloves claim to take the prickle and pain away from gardening, but do they work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Polar Pooch]]>Mon, 07 Aug 2017 12:29:26 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/WEB_diw_gaydos.jpg

The Polar Pooch mat purports to keep your pet cool on the balmiest of summer days. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Press2Paste]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 18:07:51 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work_Press2Paste.jpg

If you've had to battle it out with a family member over the way they squeeze your tube of toothpaste, or how messy they leave the bathroom after brushing, those wars could be over thanks to Press2Paste. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Spinchill]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 17:53:44 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work_Spinchill.jpg

The Spinchill portable drink chiller promises to chill drinks 20 times faster. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does it Work: Mighty Blaster Fireman's Nozzle ]]>Wed, 05 Jul 2017 18:03:32 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/WEB_Does_it_Work_5pm_Leslie.jpg

The Mighty Blaster Fireman's Nozzle is more than your regular garden hose. But does the spray hold it's own? 

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Mini Robotic Mocoro]]>Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:08:52 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work_Mini_Robotic_Mocoro.jpg

If you don't want to spend the money for a cleaning service, but you want some help with your housework, the mini robotic Mocoro mop ball claims to roll around your room, vacuuming it. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work: The Beach Vault]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 18:13:38 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work_The_Beach_Vault.jpg

Now that summer has arrived, there will be plenty of days to hit the beach. When packing your beach bag, don't forget to throw in a towel, sunscreen and perhaps the "beach vault", a new contraption that promises to keep your valuables safe. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Grillbot]]>Thu, 15 Jun 2017 14:27:59 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Does_It_Work_Grillbot.jpg

It might be the perfect gift for Dad this Father's Day.

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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Magnetic Eyelashes]]>Wed, 07 Jun 2017 18:55:18 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Web-_DIW_Eyelashes.jpg

NBC Boston reporter Leslie Gaydos details magnetic eyelashes in this Does It Work segment.

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Upcart]]>Wed, 17 May 2017 18:49:28 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000006304644.JPG

The Upcart All-Terrain Stair Climber claims to help you carry all your stuff up stairs with ease. But does it work? Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo tries it out.



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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Air Dragon]]>Tue, 16 May 2017 21:04:31 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000006281198.JPG

The Air Dragon promises to be a "fast and easy way to fill your tires." But does it work?



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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Pouch Couch]]>Mon, 15 May 2017 17:54:43 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Pouch+in+a+couch.JPG

Summer is coming and you may want to spend more time lounging outside. The Pouch Couch is supposed to inflate in seconds and provide instant relaxation anytime, anywhere. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does it Work? BaconBoss]]>Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:30:17 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000005834970.JPG

The BaconBoss promises to help you make "crispy bacon right from your microwave!" But does it work?



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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Russian Piping Tips]]>Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:51:41 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000005516967.JPG

Attention cake frosters: Russian piping tips promise to help you create perfect flowers of icing. But do they work?



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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Drop Stop]]>Wed, 05 Apr 2017 18:15:54 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Drop+Stop.JPG

It happens to all of us while driving - losing items between the driver's seat and the center console of our vehicles. Those items can often be hard to retrieve once they fall. Leslie Gaydos tried out the Drop Stop, which promises to keep those items within your reach.

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Hurricane Spin Scrubber]]>Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:48:43 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Hurricane+Spin+Scrubber.JPG

The Hurricane Spin Scrubber promises to do all the hard work of cleaning the bathroom for you. But does it work?



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<![CDATA[Does It Work? The Flying Alarm Clock is Tested]]>Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:09:07 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/diw.JPG

Leslie Gaydos tries out the  flying alarm clock - a device aimed at people who have trouble waking up in the morning. Once the alarm sounds, the clock takes off, flying around the room via propeller, and it's up to its user to chase it down and turn it off.

 

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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Brio Air Fryer]]>Wed, 15 Mar 2017 18:38:38 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000004864743.JPG

The Nuwave Brio Air Fryer claims it can make fried foods easier, faster and healthier. But does it work?



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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Deshedding Glove]]>Wed, 08 Mar 2017 20:29:27 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000004705589.JPG

The TrueTouch deshedding glove promises to remove your pet's shedding hair "quickly, gently, and effectively." But does it work?



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<![CDATA[Does It Work? Magisso Cake Server]]>Wed, 01 Mar 2017 19:00:42 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000004544288.JPG

This $30 device promises to cut perfect pieces of cake. But does it work?



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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Hickies]]>Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:54:45 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000004388841.JPG

Sick of tying your shoes? The Hickies lacing system promises you'll never have to tie them again. Leslie Gaydos puts it to the test.



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<![CDATA[Does It Work: PreHeels]]>Wed, 15 Feb 2017 19:03:32 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/PreHeels.JPG

Looking beautiful can come at a price for women, especially when it comes to wearing high heels. Now there's a product on the market that claims to protect your skin from irritation and blisters. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[EZPZ: Does It Work?]]>Wed, 01 Feb 2017 21:38:30 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000003902853.JPGThe EZPZ mini mat promises to make meal time less mess and more fun for the little ones. But does it work?

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<![CDATA[Does It Work: Sushezi]]>Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:48:36 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000003742078.JPGThe Sushezi is a sushi-making tool that purports to simplify construction of the beloved Japanese food. But does it work?]]><![CDATA[Does It Work: 3Doodler]]>Wed, 11 Jan 2017 19:36:37 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/3doodler.JPGIt's a drawing pen for kids that says it can make art projects 3D. But does it work?]]><![CDATA[Does It Work: The Product '3-in-1 Clip Lens']]>Thu, 05 Jan 2017 18:36:24 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/3+in+1+Clip+Lens.JPGThe 3-in-1 clip lens is product that is supposed to give you more options when it comes to taking cool photos with your smartphone, like filters and a fish lens. But does it work?]]><![CDATA[Does It Work: Air Hogs Stunt Drone]]>Wed, 20 Dec 2017 11:13:36 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000002812206_1200x675_833005123907.jpg

It's an unstoppable micro-drone that says it keeps going after a crash. Leslie Gaydos finds out if it works.

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<![CDATA[Does it Work: Mighty Jump]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:11:43 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000002579265.JPGCan the Mighty Jump help you jump-start your car without ever leaving the driver's seat?]]><![CDATA[Can the 'Squirrel Slip' Keep Squirrels Out of Your Feeder?]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 12:21:49 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Squirrel12.JPGBird feeders are great for the birds, but sometimes squirrels want to sneak a little something for themselves.]]><![CDATA[Does Leaf Mate Make Raking a Breeze?]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:11:23 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000002389485.JPGThe Leaf Mate promises to grab 10 times more leaves without having to bend over, but how well does it work?]]><![CDATA[Does it Work: D-Frost Wonder]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:11:11 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000002205868.JPGDoes the D-Frost really defrost meat in minutes?

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<![CDATA[Does it Work: Cocoon Lip Stain]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:10:56 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000002151666.JPGCocoon Lip Stain is supposed to provide bold color to your lips in 10 minutes.

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<![CDATA[Does it Work: Miracle Fold]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:10:44 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000002101420_1200x675_784463427630.jpgCan the Miracle Fold help to perfectly fold your laundry with ease?]]><![CDATA[Does it Work: Lazer Bond]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:10:30 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/214*120/vlcsnap-2016-10-05-12h02m43s212.pngLazer Bond supposedly used UV light to make fast repairs on practically anything.

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<![CDATA[Does it Work: Rapid Brownie Baker]]>Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:56:18 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/214*120/vlcsnap-2016-09-28-09h54m55s178.pngThe Rapid Brownie Baker promises to make brownies in the microwave in under four minutes.

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<![CDATA[Does it Work: Clever Cutter]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:19:22 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/214*120/vlcsnap-2016-09-21-10h18m10s6.pngCan the Clever Cutter help you prepare your food with ease?

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<![CDATA[Does it Work: Knot Out]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:35:01 -0400https://media.necn.com/images/214*120/vlcsnap-2016-09-14-09h33m05s221.pngThis comb supposedly untangles your dogs hair with ease.

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