Toothpastes are meant for brushing your teeth. What else can you do with them?
You would be amazed by the 20 fascinating things that can be done with your ordinary toothpaste.
Do you know that your toothpaste has a fast drying action. At the same time it is also capable of absorbing humidity. It can remove stains. You can use it for cleaning so many things.
20 Astonishing Toothpaste Tricks
1. Polish for Silver
If anything made from silver in your home has become dirty or blotchy, there is no need to buy specialized silver-cleaning products. Your toothpaste is all that is required. Rub toothpaste on the silver and it will get its shine back, just like it’s new from the store.
2. Clean the Car Headlights
You clean your car regularly. But it is only the metal parts that get all the attention. The headlights too need occasional cleaning. Here again, you can surprisingly bring your toothpaste into the picture. Take a piece of cloth or sponge and put some toothpaste on it and rub on the headlights. The dirt will vanish and they will become clean.
3. Whiten Old Piano Keys
It pains when you see your beautiful piano’s keys turning yellow and you realize that you can’t do much about it. But with toothpaste, you will get the same results with the piano keys as for your yellow teeth. It can help in giving a fresh look to your piano in a few minutes.
4. Cleaner Sneakers
You shoes will get dirty from time to time. Use your toothpaste for cleaning all those dirty parts. The plastic parts can be easily cleaned with it. All you need is a sponge and your toothpaste.
5. Cleaning Your Aviator Goggles
You can also clean your beautiful goggles using toothpaste. It can not only clean them, an invisible layer can be applied that will help in preventing fogging when you dive.
6. Cup/Glass Stains on Your Tables
It will take just seconds to clean your stained table surface with sponge and toothpaste.
7. Remove Ink Stains from Your Favorite Shirt
If you have spilled ink on your favorite shirt, it doesn’t mean it’s the end of it. Apply some toothpaste on it and allow it to work for 24 hours. Then wash it off and you will be amazed by the result.
8. Remove Dye Stains from Towels
It often occurs that towels get stained by dye color. Use toothpaste and you can get rid of the stains.
9. Relief from Insect Bites
Insect bites can be itching and painful. Apply some toothpaste on the area and you will get relief from the sensation and also the red spots.
10. Treat Pimples
You can also use toothpastes for treating pimples.
11. Shine Your Iron
Toothpaste can also be used for cleaning iron and give its shine back.
12. Your Smart Phone Cleaner
Some toothpaste can also be used for cleaning your phone.
Toothpaste can not only be used for cleaning your shoes, it can also give a fresh fragrance to your footwear.
14. No More Carpet Stains
Do you have stains on your carpet? Apply some toothpaste on them and rub using a sponge to see the miracle.
15. Enamel Stains
You can also use toothpaste for removing enamel and there will be no cleaning marks. There will be nice scent after the cleaning.
16. Clean your Dirty Hands
You never thought of it. Did you? Yes, your toothpaste can also be used for washing your hands.
17. Clean the Thermos
It is normal with all thermos to start smelling strange after some time. You can use toothpaste for cleaning it. Put some hot water and some toothpaste in it and close it. It will not only help in cleaning it, the thermos will also get disinfected.
18. Fixing CD/DVD Scratches
Those scratches on your CD/DVD could mean your favorite songs skipping. If you rub some toothpaste on the scratches, you will have your CD running without any issues.
19. Get Rid of the Car Scratches
Nothing can be more painful than getting a scratch on your car. But you can get rid of them using toothpaste. Put a small amount of it on a soft piece of cloth. Gently rub it on the scratched area. Use a clean cloth to wipe off and you will be amazed by the results.
20. Toothpaste for Hanging Posters
Yes, you can also use toothpaste as glue to hang your posters. Dab a little on all the 4 corners of the poster and a little in between along the edges. Push the poster up against the wall and it will stick. Removing is also easy and you don’t have to worry about holes or damaging the wall or paint.
Source: Natural Healing Magazine