9 MOST AMAZING USES OF ASPIRIN THAT YOU HAVE PROBABLY NEVER HEARD OF!
Did you know that since the 5th century, the slicylic acid is used for relieving pain and soothing inflammation? It also was used for treatment of heart diseases and prevention of blood clots. Today, this acid is main ingredient of aspirin.
Aspirin is synthetic compound that is medicinally to relieve mild or chronic pain and to reduce fever and inflammation, as well. Still, this pill has many amazing uses that probably many of you are not familiar with.
Here are the top 9 interesting and unusual uses of aspirin:
- It is helpful in the case of insect bites and stings
You can relieve the inflammation and itching caused by stings or insect bites, by rubbing this pill over them. If you are allergic to bee stings you should visit doctor.
- It dries up pimples
Very often, even after the adolescence phase in life, some people get pimples occasionally. Well, aspirin efficiently will dry the pimples. First step is to crush the pill and moisten it with a little of water. After that, apply the paste on the pimple and let it act few minutes. Finally, rinse it off with soap and water. Thanks to slicylic acid, the redness will be reduced and the pimple will gradually disappear.
- It can rejuvenate the skin
As it is mentioned above, salicylic acid contained in aspirin treats redness, swellings and acne, but in same time removes the dead skin cells and excessive oils. For this purpose you will need 5 crushed aspirin pills and then mix them with ¼ cup of water and 1 teaspoon of honey. Apply the resulted mixture on the skin and leave it to act for 10 minutes and rinse off with lukewarm water. With regular use of this mask you can treat all skin issues and significantly rejuvenate your skin.
- It treats hard calluses
First crush 5 aspirin pills and then add some lemon juice and ½ teaspoon of honey. Apply this paste on the hard calluses on your feet and wrap your foot in a warm towe and finally secure it with plastic wrap. Let it act about 10 minutes and remove the wrap: the effects will surprise you!
- It treats dandruff
Crush 2 aspirin pills until you get a fine powder. After that, add the powder to your shampoo. Few minutes later wash your hair as usually. With this method you efficiently can treat and prevent dandruff.
- It eliminates perspiration stains
This simple trick you can get rid of the perspiration stains on your clothes. Simply crush few aspirin pills (depending on the clothes you will treat) and add them to ½ cup of water. Soak the stained part in the mixture and let it for a few hours. After that, wash as usually.
- It restores hair color
Women who have hair colored in light colors would confirm that the chlorinated water greatly damages it. With the help of aspirin you can return back its shine and volume. In glass of warm water dissolve 6-8 aspirin pills in and then rub the solution on your hair and let it act for 10-15 minutes.
- It cleans the grease from the cookware
Our suggestion is to prepare a cleaning paste by mixing a few crushed aspirins and a bit of water. Then, carefully rub the cookware with it, and the results will amaze you!
- Aspirin will help the plants last longer
In the base water of your plants add a crushed aspirin pill. This trick will postpone their withering and your plants will last much longer.