Listen up girls! You don’t have to panic about occasional beauty mess as long as you still have access to your (or someone else’s) kitchen. Here are unexpected beauty solutions that you can easily find from medicine cabinet or kitchen drawer.
Mouthwash like Listerine is an instant disinfectant and can play the role of alcohol if you are in a hurry. If something pricked your toes or thumb, saturate a cotton ball with mouthwash and apply it to the affected area.
- Eye drop
You probably knew that toothpaste can be used as spot treatment for pimple. But did you know that Visine for red eyes can be another alternative. It can remove redness within few minutes. Another trick is using ice before Visine because ice can shrink the size of the pimple.
Did you just ran out of nail polish remover? If you want to totally get rid of your chipped nail polish, you can use deo spray. Try it and you’ll be amazed with the result.
- Hydrogen Peroxide
There are many ways to whiten your teeth and one of the most economical is a 60-second swish of hydrogen peroxide. You can even feel the bubbles cleaning your mouth and killing bacteria inside.
Say no to usual eye makeup fail! If your newly applied mascara is giving you a hard time, your toothbrush can be a real life saver. You can also use it to brush unruly eyebrows.
- Petroleum Jelly
For all the self-tanners addict out there, here is a tip to avoid self tanner stains: Apply petroleum jelly on areas you don’t want to get stained or tanned such as cuticles and heels. You can also use it along hairline when applying new hair color.
- Isopropyl Alcohol
Isopropyl alcohol has many uses. Aside from being a disinfectant, it is a good hairspray remover to coated areas that should not be affected such as bathroom and counter tops. Wipe them down with rubbing alcohol for a quicker clean up.
- Baking Soda
Baking soda can do many wonders not only in baking. It’s actually good to have it in stock. It can be used as self tanner remover, teeth whitener, and as a body scrub for a silkier and smoother skin. It can also be used as mouthwash if you have canker sores.
Honey can be combined to many ingredients to become a facial mask or body scrub. But did you know that honey alone has many uses? A teaspoon of pure honey can aid in indigestion. It is also a wonderful pimple fix plus a good moisturizer.
Puff those eye bags away with potato slices. If you don’t have any cucumber in sight, you can simply slice potatoes, chill them and they are ready-to-use!
Have a beautiful day! If you have other instant beauty fixes to share, don’t forget to leave a comment!