Looking for some life hacks?
Why not this time try something new?
Want to try some toothpaste hacks?
Toothpaste is a common thing that is easily available in everyone’s house.
And the interesting fact is that you can use it for cleaning lots of household things. In bonus, it will give you a pleasant smell.
25 Mind-blowing toothpaste hacks for you
In this article mainly I will focus on pretty awesome and unique uses of toothpaste for you. Apply these toothpaste hacks in your regular life and definitely, you will be amazed. But remember these toothpaste hacks are only applicable for white toothpaste.
1. Remove tough stains from clothes
Toothpaste contains some effective ingredients that can remove tough stains from your clothes. Such as grass stains, ink stains & lipstick stains. Put some toothpaste on the stain and make sure that toothpaste cover the stain completely. Let it sit for a few minutes. Then rub the area with a sponge. Then just rinse it and wash it. It works well in cotton fabrics.
2. Remove carpet stains
If your drawing room or any other room covered with carpet it can be dirty in many other ways. Coffee, wine or your pet can build stain in your carpet. Just squeeze some toothpaste on that area and scrub there with an abrasive brush. And rinse the area with clean water.
3. Make your old iron sparkle
Toothpaste can easily remove the grime and gunk from your iron. Take some toothpaste in a mild cloth. And scrub gently in the nasty area with that cloth. After that rinse, the area with clean water and you will find the stains of the iron plate have gone.
4. Make your silver & diamond jewelry sparkle
If your silver jewelry and diamond getting dull after using several times you can make it looking new as before. Take a little toothpaste on an unused toothbrush and brush on your ornaments with the toothpaste. And then wash it off. You will find them sparkle as before.
5. Brighten your headlights
If your headlights got scuff marks and scratch you can easily clean it with toothpaste. Take some toothpaste onto a soft cloth and rub it smoothly over the glass covers until the marks gone. It is a very effective hack among the toothpaste hacks indeed.
6. Revive your cell phone screens
We use constantly our cell phones. Many minor scratches can be developed over the front screen. You can remove these scratches, simply with toothpaste. Take some toothpaste on your fingertip and gently rub it on the affected area. Then rinse it off with a damp cloth and dry it.
7. Repair CDs and DVDs small scratches
Just like cell phones, toothpaste also removes the minor scratches over CDs and DVDs. Put some toothpaste and rub it onto the scratches of a CD or DVD. Wipe it off and you will find the scratches have vanished.
8. Clean piano keys
Are your ivory or plastic keys of piano looking grubby? Not to worry at all. Your toothpaste can sparkle it as new before. Take some toothpaste in a towel and rub the area smoothly. Then wipe it off with a clean cloth and your piano key is ready for sparkling.
9. De-fog your goggles
Professional swimmers or swimmer trainers are may be aware of this handy trick. Now you can also apply this to get rid of the foggy effect of your goggles. Gently rub some toothpaste on the lenses of your goggles and see the difference.
10. Remove watermarks from wooden furniture
Did your furniture get ugly water rings for sweating beverages or from drinks? Just put some toothpaste on a soft cloth and gently scrub the affected area. Then wipe it off with a damp cloth and dry it.
11. Clean crayons from walls
If you have little kids in your house, they can often paint on the walls by their favorite crayons. And it looks miserable. But not to worry. Take some toothpaste on a damp cloth and gently rub the painted area of walls. After that rinse it with a clean cloth and then dry.
12. Remove scuff from shoes
Want to remove scuffs from your favorite leather shoes or whiten the rubber part of your sneakers? Just take some toothpaste on your favorite toothbrush and rub the area gently. Wipe it off with wet and clean cloth and your shoes will look new as before.
13. Clean grime and refresh your refrigerator
The folds of refrigerator seals are the hardest part to clean. Sometimes clothes or sponges can’t clean the tiny spaces of your refrigerator. On that situation, just take some toothpaste on your toothbrush and clean the grime of unreachable area of it. It will not only clean your freeze but also give you a nice smell.
14. Clean and polish your chrome
There are some chrome fitting things in everyone’s kitchen and bathroom. People use expensive commercial cleaners to clean it. But do you know, toothpaste works very well in chrome fitting things? Rub gently in that area with toothpaste and then wash it with cold water make it dry by soft cloth.
15. Clean your bathroom sinks and mirror
Just grab a sponge and scrub it with toothpaste around your bathroom sink and it will give you a quick clean. It will also eliminate the bad odor of the sink’s drain. Before you get in the shower just coat your bathroom mirror with toothpaste and wipe it off with a paper towel and even after the shower, you will find that the mirror is not fogged.
16. Remove bad smells from baby bottles & containers
We often get a sour smell or bad odor of our baby bottles and container by using it regularly. For getting rid of the bad smell you can use toothpaste. Rinse your bottles and container with toothpaste and it will clean them and give you a pleasant smell too.
17. Relief you from a minor burn and bug bite
Apply some toothpaste on your skin burns area and it will cool down quickly. And if your skin is itching for bug bites you can put some toothpaste on that area for getting rid of itching.
18. Clear your pimple
Dub a little bit toothpaste on your pimple and within few hours it will be dried up. The toothpaste absorbs the oil and dehydrates your pimple. But be careful about sensitive skin.
19. Remove bad odor from your hands
Often we have to cut and clean something in the kitchen that got a strong smell. The fish, meat, onion, garlic and many others spices & foods contain the strong smell. After cooking with these we wash our hands over and over but mostly the bad often remain in our hands. Just wash your hands with toothpaste and see the difference.
20. Remove chewing gum from your hair
Accidently chewing gum stuck in your hair? No worries. Just spread some toothpaste over the affected area. Toothpaste got some ingredients that break down the sugar stuff. So, after some while, you will easily lift up the gum from your hair.
21. Clean your hair dye stains
Uncertainly your hair dye can be leaked onto your forehead or any other place of your skin. Just grab some toothpaste and scrub the dye stains and wash it off with clean water. Instantly it will remove the dye from your skin.
22. Keep your nails clean and strong
Toothpaste is very effective for clean and strengthens your nails. For removing the stains from your nails scrub them with some toothpaste. Then you will find whiten nails as before and it will make your nails stronger too.
23. Freshen your car interior
Mint flavor toothpaste is better for freshen your can. And it is better to use when your car park in sunlight. Because sunlight will help to melt toothpaste and then the smell will spread strongly. Take some toothpaste on a paper towel and smoothly scrub the car seats with it. You will get your car clean and fill up with a minty smell.
24. Stick up posters
Toothpaste is better adhesive to stick posters in your room’s wall. Because when it is time to remove poster, it will not leave any marks on your wall. Smear toothpaste on every corner of the poster and stick it on the wall. Without any trouble, the poster will just stick.
25. Hide small holes from the wall
Accidentally small holes can be created in the room of your walls, what can you do to hide it? Just fill the holes with toothpaste and it will look like new as before. Sometimes holes can be created by screws, picture frame hanger or by nails and on that time you can apply this hack to solve your issue.
From now on, we know that our toothpaste can be used for so many reasons. You can use it for nail care, hair care or cleaning your household things and many more. Apply these toothpaste hacks and it will make your works easier and you can save your money too. Hope you enjoy this post by reading and later on you will enjoy your household works while applying these toothpaste hacks. However, if you have a better suggestion and any question, you can also add it to the comment box.