19 Health And Beauty Hacks We Bet You Didn’t Know

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You probably know at least a couple health or beauty hacks you learned from your mother or grandmother. I know I do! It always amazes me that these hacks truly do work, even if they sound a little odd at first. Here are 19 health and beauty hacks that might surprise you, but actually work!

source: The Cheese Thief
  1. Budweiser beer conditions hair.
  2. Pam cooking spray will dry fingernail polish.
  3. CoolWhip will condition your hair in 15 minutes.
  4. Mayonnaise will kill lice. It will also condition your hair.
  5. Elmer’s Glue: Paint it on your face, allow it to dry, peel it off, and see the dead skin and blackheads come off.
  6. For shiny hair, use brewed Lipton tea.
  7. To treat a sunburn, empty a large jar of Nestea into your bath water.
  8. For a minor burn, use Colgate or Crest toothpaste.
  9. Burn your tongue? Put sugar on it!
  10. Arthritis? WD-40 spray and rub it in (kills insect stings, too).
  11. For bee stings, use meat tenderizer.
  12. For chigger (berry bug) bites, use Preparation H.
  13. For puffy eyes, use Preparation H.
  14. For paper cuts, use crazy glue or ChapStick (glue is used instead of sutures at most hospitals).
  15. For stinky feet, use Jello!
  16. For athlete’s foot, use cornstarch.
  17. For fungus on toenails or fingernails, use Vicks VapoRub.
  18. Use Kool-Aid to clean dishwasher pipes. Just put it in the detergent section and run a cycle. It will also clean a toilet.
  19. Kool-Aid can also be used as dye in paint (use Kool-Aid in Danone plain yoghurt as kids’ finger paint!).
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