Toothpaste is one general stuff which is available in each and every house. But do you know that it’s not just meant for your teeth but there’s more to it. Here are a few useful life hacks which are possible with a toothpaste….
Make your iron spotless– Its irritating when your white clothes get stained while ironing due to the gunk in the iron. Well, a simple trick to make your iron spotlessly clean is to use a gel based toothpaste and scrub off the dirt gently. Afterwards wipe off nicely with a damp tissue or a soft cloth.
Get rid of strong smells– If you want to get rid of smelly hands which is very natural when you cut onions, meat, fish, garlic etc, then try using toothpaste instead of soap to clean the hands.
Remove permanent marker marks– This hack is specially for the ones who have got small kids at home who love to paint here and there and almost anywhere. Just dab some Colgate toothpaste over the mark and rub off, the mark will come out slowly. You can also try this hack for crayon marks.
Clean mirrors– If you always wonder about how to keep your mirrors spotlessly clean then use toothpaste to clean them up and you will be surprised with the results.
Clean your silver jewellery– You can also use toothpaste to clean silver jewellery and diamonds. Take a pee size toothpaste in a soft cloth and rub the jewellery piece softly and gently. Rinse thoroughly with water and pat dry.
Clean sink and taps– You can use a little bit of toothpaste to clean dirty and stained faucets and taps. Cleaning sinks with toothpaste is also a good idea and will keep the bad smell at bay.
Clean electronic toys– Your baby’s electronic toys which have become dirty and stained over the period of time can be cleaned using a white toothpaste and a damp cloth.
Clean white rubber soles– Footwear with white trims might look stylish but its hard to keep them clean after some time. To make them look all new just rub some white toothpaste all over them while scrubbing with a fine scrubber or a cloth.
Wipe off scuffs from shoes– Leather shoes tend to scuff after a few use. In order to get rid of them just rub a bit of toothpaste over the particular area and wipe off with a damp cloth.