When you have a headache, are you on Team Tylenol or on Team Advil? Or do you do your own thing and just take aspirin? Well, no matter how you get rid of a headache, you’ll want to have some aspirin around after you read this. Aspirin is not just for headaches!
1. Bathroom cleaner:
Clean the bathroom without chemicals! Crush a few aspirin pills and mix with water to make a paste, then use it to scrub tiles and counters.
2. Stain remover:
Dissolve a few pills in water and soak the stained garment before washing. Or make a paste and rub it into the stain.
3. Foot soak:
Dissolve pills in warm water and soak your feet to soften calluses and kill fungus.
4. Itchy bite relief:
Make a paste and apply to the bite.
5. Skin exfoliant:
Make a paste and rub onto your face to remove excess oil and dead skin. It also clears redness.
6. Acne treatment:
Make a paste and apply to affected area. Aspirin also helps with inflammation.
7. Dandruff treatment:
Add some aspirin to your shampoo.
8. Hair color toner:
Tone down brassy hair color with some aspirin. Crush a few pills and mix with water to make a paste; smooth over hair and leave on for 15 minutes before rinsing.
9. Rust remover:
Apply aspirin paste to the rusty area and wipe off after 10 minutes.
10. Wart remover:
Tape a tablet directly to the wart; it should fall off after a few days.
11. Car battery charger:
If you’re ever stuck with a dead car battery, aspirin can help in a pinch! Drop two pills into the battery cell and that should charge it up enough to get it started. This is just temporary, so go straight to a gas station.
12. Give longer life to flowers:
Add one or two aspirin tablets to the vase water and flowers will last longer.
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