What are the other uses of toothpaste, apart from cleaning teeth?

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It’s true, a toothpaste plays a significant role in keeping your teeth white, bright and prevents cavities. Apart from these benefits, a toothpaste can do wonders for you as this cream can be used to deal with a number of daily troubles. Let's have a round

Medical and Curing Uses

Get Relief from a Hurtful Burn Pain: When your skin gets burned, first, keep the affected area in the cold water, and then apply toothpaste over there to get relief from burning.

Clean Your Fingernails

Strengthen and clean your fingernails by scrubbing toothpaste on the top of your nails.

Get Relief from Rashes

Softly, apply toothpaste to the affected area, leave it for 10 minutes to get relief from irritation, and then wash it carefully with cold water. If needed, replicate the same process until the stinging sensations subside.

Treat Pimples

Cover a pimple with toothpaste, leave it overnight, and wash it off in the morning. Repeat the same process every night, in three-four days, the pimple will disappear from your face.

Reduce the Appearance of Bruises

If you have bruises on your body and you want to clear it off as soon as possible, mix skill lotion and toothpaste together, apply it on the affected areas, cover it with a large band, leave it overnight, and then wash it off in the morning. Repeat the same process two-three days every night until the bruises get vanished.

Take Out Gum from Hair

Spread toothpaste over a chewing gum affected area of your hair. Thus, the toothpaste clears up the sugar contained in the chewing gum, the chewing gum automatically leaves your hair.

Clean Smells from Hands

Your toothpaste effectively treats a stinking mouth well. It works dynamically in case your hands stink and the smell goes off while washing hands using toothpaste.

Cleaning and Laundry Uses

Take Away the Carpet Stains

Rub toothpaste with the help of toothbrush/sponge on the carpet stain, and then clean it with water. Repeat the same process until the stain rides off.

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Remove Ink or Lipstick Stains from Fabric

Put a non-gel toothpaste on the stained area, rub the fabric forcefully, and then wash it with water. Repeat the same process three – four times until the lipstick/ink/coffee stain come out.

Vanish Crayon Marks from the Wall

First, pour the water of the crayon marks, scrub the wall using the toothpaste, and then clean it well with the water. The crayon marks will go off automatically.

Sparkle Your Silver/Diamond Jewelry

Sparkle your silver/diamond jewelry by rubbing it with toothpaste.

Wipe out CD/DVD Scratches

While this technique may not be helpful on deep scratches, but it can minimize the effect of thin marks.

Gently, spread a little amount of toothpaste to the complete shiny area of the disc using your fingertips, and then wipe your CD/DVD with the soft wet cotton cloth. Make sure that you put and gently rub the toothpaste in the shiny area in the circular motions inside outside.

Clean the Piano Keys

Piano keys become dusty very soon because of excess use of its key surface. Use toothpaste to wipe piano keys with the help of a soft cotton cloth. Once it gets cleaned, take another dry cotton cloth to wipe it again to dry it.

Clean Baby Bottles & Containers

Baby bottles usually start stinking because of blemished milk. Toothpaste immediately overcomes that smell, just pour some toothpaste inside the bottle and mix it with the help of bottle brush/scrub, when the toothpaste gets mixed in the bottle, wash the bottle with the cold water.

Shine Your Clean up Your Car Interior and Headlights

Give a new look to your car interior and headlights by scrubbing everything with the toothpaste. Make sure, you are using a sponge to scrub your car interior and headlights in a circular motion. When cleaning part gets over, wipe everything with a damp cloth.

Metal Instruments

Using toothpaste, you can give a shiny look to your metal instruments. All you need to do is, take a thin layer of toothpaste on the cotton cloth and rub it on the surface of the metal instrument till the time metal instrument starts shining. Once the shine returns to the metal surface, wash it with cold water. This is a natural and organic alternative to get the commercial shine of metal.

Remove Watermarks from Furniture.

To get rid of watermark rings from the furniture, softly rub some non-gel toothpaste on the affected area with the help of a soft cotton cloth, and then wipe it off with a moist cloth to let it get dried.

Clean Up Car Interior and Headlights

Give a new look to your car interior and headlights by scrubbing everything with this magical paste. Make sure, you are using a sponge to scrub your car interior and headlights in a circular motion. When cleaning part gets over, wipe everything with a damp cloth.

Remove Small Scratches from Your Phone Screen

Clean your cell phone with toothpaste wherever you see scratches, and then wipe it with a damp cloth. The process will reduce the excess effect on scratches on the mobile phone.

Refresh the Kitchen/Bathroom Sink

Use the non-gel toothpaste to clean your kitchen/bathroom sink with a sponge. The toothpaste also kills the smell coming from the drain trap.

Dig Dirt from Refrigerator Seals

Cleaning dirt from the folded portion of the refrigerator seals is difficult because cloths and sponges don’t provide effective cleaning in the thin area of the seals. When all cleaning techniques get failed, rubbing toothbrush with toothpaste will be helpful in cleaning the thin refrigerator seals.

Rinse a Dirty Horse Bit

For horse bits and his other accessories, toothpaste is an effective solution of cleaning. While a horse’s bit collects lots of dirt, effective cleaning is required, clean horse’s bit with the toothpaste and wash it properly to take out the fluoride effect from the bits which is harmful to horses.

Clean Your Clothes Iron

Toothpaste is effective for cleaning the top and bottom of the cloth iron, apply toothpaste on it, rub it gently with the scrub, and then clean it.

Remove Finger Marks from the Keyboard

Cleaning your laptop/desktop keyboard carefully by taking a little amount of toothpaste on the soft cotton cloth and rub the keyboard gently. Ensure, not to drop toothpaste inside the gaps of keys.

Clean Baby Bottles & Containers

Baby bottles usually start stinking because of blemished milk. Toothpaste immediately overcomes that smell, just pour some toothpaste inside the bottle and mix it with the help of bottle brush/scrub, when the toothpaste gets mixed in the bottle, wash the bottle with the cold water.

Prevent Bathroom Mirrors and Goggles from Fogging

To prevent goggles from fogging, coat your goggles with the toothpaste, and then wiping them off.

Similarly, coat the mirror with a non-gel toothpaste and remove it to prevent the mirror from fogging. Make sure, you have cleaned the bathroom’s mirror before taking a bath, so that, when you come out, the mirror won't be fogged.

raja
Published on 12-Dec-2018 10:03:02
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