Most of the people use aspirin when they have some kind of pain and soreness in the muscles, or cold and feverish. It seems like this magic pill can fix all of medical problems. But what is it that makes aspirin so effective and useful? Aspirin is not only used for medical purposes, but in other situations as well.
HERE ARE 9 GREAT WAYS HOW TO USE ASPIRIN IN YOUR EVERYDAY LIFE.
1.Rejuvenate your skin
Aspirin’s main ingredient is salicylic acid, which is also found in many cosmetic products. It removes excess oil and dead skin cells which helps to reduce inflammation and acne. So, with a homemade aspirin paste you can fix your skin problems. Crush 5 aspirin tablets, and mix them with ¼ of water and 1 tablespoon of honey until you get a firm paste. Apply the resulting paste to your skin and allow it to act for 10 minutes. You can repeat this method if your skin needs.
2.Your flowers will last longer
Don’t you hate it when you plant new flowers and they start to fade away very quickly? Well, to make them live longer, just add a crushed aspirin to the water they’re in.
3.Remove perspiration stains
Yes, we all sweat, and it’s nothing to be ashamed off. It’s just water coming out off our body. It’s the ugly spots under the armpits that are very unpleasant. But, there’s a solution for that too. Crush two aspirins and put the powder in ½ cup warm water, then let the stained parts soak in the medley for 2-3 hours.
4.Restore hair color
If you have fair hair, it’s very customary that your hair color will be different after you go swimming in a pool which is chlorinated. That’s because the chlorine can be cause that highlighted hair will turn to a greenish color. But don’t worry, it’s possible to return back your hair color. All you have to do is dissolve 6-8 aspirins in a glass of warm water and rub the solution into your hair. Let it set for 10-15 minutes then rinse it off.
5.Dry up pimples
Make a mixture of one aspirin and bit of water. Mix it until you get a firm paste. Apply the paste on the affected area, wait couple of minutes and then wash it with water and soap. This quick and easy solution will diminish redness and make your pimples dry up fast.
6.Treat hard calluses
Get rid of the painful calluses in just 15 minutes! You need to make a paste out of 5-6 aspirins, ½ tablespoon of lemon and ½ tablespoon of water and apply it on the callus. Then wrap your foot in a warm towel and cover it with a plastic bag. Wait for 10 minutes before removing the bag and the towel. The callus should be softened by then, and you can easily remove it with a pumice stone.
No more expensive anti-dandruff shampoos. Get rid of dandruff the cheap way. All you need is a normal hair shampoo and two aspirins. Crush the aspirins and add the powder to the shampoo on your hand (not into shampoo bottle). Dab it fundamentally into your hair and leave it for 1-2 minutes before washing it again with normal shampoo.
8.Apply to insect bites and stings
How many times you were bitten of insects? Well, if you can’t obstruct the bites, you can easily treat them after. All you need to do is to wet the affected area then to rub an aspirin over it.
9.Clean Grease from Pots and Pans
If you don’t have patience to spend endless hours on cleaning the burnt-on grease from your pots and pans, make a mixture of aspirin and lemon juice and clean them with it. Your pots and pans will shine.