Top five toothpaste hacks

It’s a household item everyone should have in their cupboards and that’s toothpaste. There are 100 ways you can use toothpaste besides brushing your pearly whites.

For instance, the three R’s in toothpaste hacks are:

Remove clothing stains: Toothpaste is an excellent ingredient for removing lipstick stains, ink and even grass stains from your clothing. You just have to put some toothpaste on the stain, ensuring that you cover it well. Then simply fold the fabric over and rub it vigorously. Rinse with warm water and then launder as usual.

Repair scratched CDs and DVDs: Toothpaste can be used to safely and effectively remove scratches from CDs and DVDs. You just have to rub a bit of toothpaste on the CD with a soft cloth and then remove with a clean cloth.

Relieve burns and bites: Insect stings and light burns are no match for the eucalyptus that is a main ingredient in toothpaste. Use toothpaste to relieve those burns and bites. It provides a cooling sensation that works wonders for taking the sting and burn away.


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