10 unusual ways to use aspirin in everyday life and for beauty.
The simplest aspirin is widely used in the treatment of fever, headache and inflammation. Few people know, but the scope of the drug is not limited to this. In this article, we will tell you 10 ways to use acetylsalicylic acid that are sure to come in handy.
- Salvation from acne
Aspirin is considered one of the cheapest, but very effective drugs in the fight against pimples, comedones and other inflammatory processes. Powder a couple of tablets of the medication and add a little water or lemon juice to it. The prepared porridge should be applied 2-3 times every 7 days to the affected areas and kept for five minutes. The positive effect will not be long in coming.
- Anti-itch remedy
If you crush one tablet of medication and add a little water to form a gruel, you can get an excellent remedy that will relieve itching and inflammation from an insect bite. The prepared composition should be applied to the affected areas and left for a couple of minutes, and then rinsed with water. It is best to perform such manipulations several times a day.
- Effective peeling
Peeling with aspirin will effectively cleanse the skin, provide a whitening effect, smooth out small wrinkles and tighten pores. For such a miracle remedy, you need to crush five tablets of the medication and add a little water. The prepared composition should be applied along the massage lines to the skin of the face, without affecting the area around the eyes and lips. After 20 minutes, after the product has completely dried, the face needs to be washed and moistened with a nourishing cream. This peeling is not recommended for sensitive skin.
- Fight against dandruff
Acetylsalicylic acid is a budget and very effective remedy that will save you from seborrhea and itching, which is often accompanied by it. The preparation of the remedy is very simple - crush one tablet of the medication and mix it into one portion of shampoo. Spread the resulting product over the root part and scalp, do a small massage, and rinse off after a minute. Complete the procedure with a regular hair wash without using aspirin.
- Excellent stain remover
Aspirin is very effective in removing stubborn stains such as blood and sweat from clothing. Dissolve four tablets of the medication in a glass of water and apply the composition to dirty areas of clothing for three hours. After that, you need to wash everything in the usual way.
- Soft heels
Few can boast of delicate skin on the heels, but with an aspirin mask this can be achieved. To prepare it, you need to grind several tablets into powder and mix it with lemon juice so that a gruel is formed. Spread the prepared composition over the hardened skin, put on a plastic bag, warm socks and sit for a quarter of an hour. After that, the product must be washed off and treated with a pumice stone.
- Rescue a discharged battery
If you throw one effervescent tablet of acetylsalicylic acid into each battery compartment, you can revive the shrunken unit. This "magic" is due to the chemical reaction of aspirin with sulfur compounds.
- Protector of the soil
With the help of aspirin, you can protect the soil from the appearance of fungi and other pests. To do this, the soil must be regularly watered with a solution of an aspirin tablet and 5 liters of water.
- Means for colored hair
In order for colored hair to retain its shade for a long time, it can be rinsed with a special homemade product. Before washing your hair, pour a composition made from a couple of glasses of warm water and six aspirin tablets on the strands. After a quarter of an hour, rinse your hair with water and then wash your hair with shampoo.
By the way, this remedy can also be used on hair with high fat content in order to normalize the work of the sebaceous glands. But if the hair is dry and porous - it is not recommended to use aspirin - it will harm the health of the strands.
- Preservation of bouquets