Pouring Mouthwash In Glue, She Shows 12 New Ways To Use Listerine Around The House
Katie Mooney 3/16/2017
You enjoy the spicy, minty feeling left behind after you've rinsed with Listerine. But what if we told you there are a variety of other uses for that brightly-colored bottle of mouthwash sitting on your bathroom counter? You're guaranteed to fall in love with these "fresh" finds!
Need a quick underarm pick-me-up, but don't have a stick of deodorant handy? Dabbing a Listerine-soaked cotton ball on your underarms not only freshens the area, but also adds a light, minty scent as well.
Freshen Your Feet
If you struggle with foot odor, and you need a "refreshing" remedy - think, Listerine. This powerful mouthwash not only has the capability to fight bad breath, but stinky feet, too! Simply rub a cotton ball or tissue, soaked in this strong solution, all over your feet and on the inside of your shoes. Viola - minty fresh tootsies!
Old Food Funk
Sometimes no matter how hard we try, getting rid of that lingering, potent garbage disposal smell just seems impossible. Try pouring 1/2 cup of Listerine into the disposal to kill strong odors and bacteria.
You're "fresh" out of toilet bowl cleaner and your in-laws are arriving for dinner shortly. Try using 1/2 cup Listerine, in place of your normal cleaner - and scrub-a-dub-dub. Your guests are guaranteed a squeaky clean, minty fresh bathroom experience!
...on the floor! As it turns out, this mouthwash makes a phenomenal floor cleaner. Combine one cup of this spicy solution into 1/2 bucket of water, and mop away! Your Listerine floors are almost clean enough to eat off of - almost.
Love The Skin You're In
The potent and powerful ingredients in Listerine not only kill the germs and bacteria in your mouth, but on your skin as well! The next time an unsightly blemish "pops up" - try dabbing a bit of Listerine on the effected area. This skin-savvy solution may have the ability to "clear" things up!
Paper Cut Blues
They're tiny - but, they hurt. If you find yourself tackling a small cut or scrape and are without first-aid ointment, try dabbing a bit of Listerine onto the injury. The anti-bacterial, antiseptic properties of this multi-purpose product just may help along the healing process.
As they say, "April showers bring May flowers." But unfortunately, along with the beautiful and much needed rain storms - come mosquitos! Soothe those inevitable (and irritating) red bites with a touch of Listerine. This marvelous mouthwash is certain to soothe the soreness.
Not Quite White
If you've noticed a yellowish look to your bare nails, you'll want to tune in to this "tinting tip." Add equal parts Listerine and white vinegar into a bowl and mix. Soak your fingernails in the solution for 20 minutes, and give them a light scrub with an old toothbrush before finishing. Repeat this process daily, for a few days, until your nails regain their natural "whitish" tint.
Bring On The Bathroom
No matter how often we clean, mildew happens. Try soaking your cleaning brushes and sponges in Listerine before giving that stubborn mildew a hardy scrub. This superhero solution works effectively to help fight grime!
De-Germ The Brush
Did you ever think that the very toothbrush bristles that clear away bacteria from your teeth - may themselves need a "freshening" every so often? Soak the bristles of your toothbrush in Listerine for approximately 20 minutes to clear away the gunk, and give you germ-free peace-of-mind.
Create a fluffy, "fun feeling" slime for your little ones using Listerine and glue!
Costly beauty, cleaning, and first aid products - oh my! Now, with the help of Listerine, you can fight some of your everyday bacteria battles. Share these fabulous tips with your loved ones, and spread the minty-fresh Listerine love!