16 Toothpaste Hacks To Try Right Now7 min read
Toothpaste is a great cleaning agent, which you probably already know. After all, it keeps your teeth white, nice and shiny each and every day! But it can do so much more.
Who knew that toothpaste had so many uses? It should be called “everything” paste. Apparently, toothpaste is not just for teeth. The same ingredients that cause toothpaste to whiten your teeth and to refresh your breath can work wonders on items with your everyday life.
Toothpaste comes in a number of flavors, whitening, strength, and brands today and many people buy it to get the whitest and brightest smile possible. Brightening your smile, however, is just one thing that you can do with toothpaste. There are actually a number of other uses for this common household item, many of which may surprise you. Take the toothpaste with you and look at these unique and pretty awesome uses of toothpaste, apart from whitening your teeth.
1.Luster Your Nails
If your nails need a little bit of luster, for instance, apply a bit of toothpaste, buff, rinse it, and watch them shine like a pearl.
Silver is truly beautiful metal. The only tension of having a bunch full of stuff is the amount of time you will have to spend polishing it and Keeping It free from tarnish. Don’t worry, toothpaste doubles as an ideal, non-toxic cleaning agent for silver, plus it will leave your precious metal smelling minty fresh. Just dampen the toothbrush and add just a touch of toothpaste. Scrub your jewelry gently and then rinse clean with warm water. You’re all set with a new sparkling jewelry.
3.Whitening Your Piano Keys
Pianos are wonderful decor to your home. Worried how to keep your piano keys white? Toothpaste is all you need. Keep your piano keys as White as the day your piano was made by cleaning them gently with a little bit of toothpaste.
4. Remove Stains
We all have had a pen explode in our purse, backpack, shirt, or even in our hands, then you know just what an unpleasant mess that can make. Cleaning that up is a big problem. Toothpaste is an excellent ingredient for removing lipstick stains, ink and even grass stains from the clothes. All you need to do is just put some toothpaste on the stain, ensuring that you cover it well. Then simply fold the fabric over and rub it vigorously. Friends With warm water and wash it as usual. It would be all good as new.
5.Treats Your Overnight Pimple
There’s nothing more frustrating than waking up and discovering that you developed A Big pimple on your face overnight. Luckily, with just a little Dab of toothpaste, you should be able to dry out the blemish quickly and get back to work as usual. You’d be surprised that just a little Dab of toothpaste on your overnight pimple can work wonders.
6. Repair Scratched CDs and DVDs
Toothpaste can be used to safely and effectively removes and cleans scratches from CDs and DVDs. All you got to do is just rub a bit of toothpaste on the CD with the soft cloth and wipe it off with a clean cloth. You’ll be surprised seeing your CD or DVD is as new as it was when you bought it.
We all know children love colours and moreover love scribbling them on the walls. If you have children who have chosen your walls as their canvas, you can easily remove those crayon marks from toothpaste. All you got to do is just Grab a cloth and add a bit of toothpaste. Clean it by rubbing the stains and then there should easily disappear. Then simply rinse clean with warm water to remove the residue.
8. Remove Carpet Stains
Coffee stains, wine, pet or any other stains will easily come off when you squeeze a bit of toothpaste onto the stained area. Just take a cloth or a sponge and scrub the area which is stained then rinse with clear water. Allow the carpet to dry and then vacuum. We are all good with a stain-free carpet.
Car headlights can get very dirty and hard to see after a while. You can add a bit of toothpaste to a bowl filled with warm water or just Dab a bit of toothpaste on the headlight and use a soft cloth or a sponge to clean the dirt and grime away. The toothpaste will help to brighten up the glass from the headlights so you can see much better when driving.
10. Remove Scuff Marks
You can use toothpaste to get rid of the scuff marks on your car, shoes, flooring or anything else in your home. Just use a soft cloth with toothpaste or if you are cleaning your shoes you can use a toothbrush to Scrub away the dirt and scuff marks. You would be surprised what wonders just a toothpaste can do.
11.Clean Your Refrigerator
The seal around the door on a refrigerator can get very dirty and it can be very difficult to clean. Simply add some toothpaste on your toothbrush and Scrub away the dirt making your refrigerator sparkle like new.
You can use toothpaste to eliminate that frog even before u shower. Just spread a bit of toothpaste on to the mirror and wipe away with the clean cloth. This will work as an anti-fogger and keep your mirror from fogging during your hot shower.
13.Fix a hair colour stain
The next time you colour your own hair, have a bit of toothpaste on your hand for those colour stain on your face and neck. If your colour runs and leaves a stain on your neck and face, just rub a bit of toothpaste on it and Scrub the stain away. You can also use toothpaste to get hair colour stains out of clothes.
Cutting onions, bathing your dog/cat and many other things can make your hands a bit smelly. Use a bit of toothpaste to remove those odours by simply rubbing a bit on your hands and wash it off with warm water. You can also deodorize dishes, baby bottles and other items using a bit of toothpaste on a sponge.
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15.Relieve Burns and Bites
Next time you have an insect sting and light burns use toothpaste to relieve those burns and bites. It provides a cooling sensation that works wonders for taking the string and burns away. Just apply a Dab of toothpaste on the affected area leave it for a minute and wipe it away.
16.Clean Your Iron
Again, toothpaste offers a wonderful cleaning property and work wonders for pulling the dirt and junk off your iron. Just use a soft cloth and dab a bit of toothpaste onto the iron. Gently scrub and then rinse with clean water. You will be surprised how those junk strains on your iron have disappeared and your iron is all set to use.
Let me know in the comments below if any of these hacks helped you. You can even share your tips if you have any.