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Top 9 secret uses for your everyday bathroom products

Top 9 Secret Uses for Your Everyday Bathroom Products

You'll never look at shaving cream the same way again. Here are BuzzFeed's top 9 secret uses for your everyday bathroom products.

1. Use a razor to de-pill your clothes in a flash.
2. Nail polish remover can erase permanent marker quickly.
3. A flat iron can do double-duty as an iron. Use it to de-wrinkle clothes.
4. Lipstick can double as blush in a pinch.
5. Shaving cream can remove makeup stains.
6. Try shaving with conditioner. It'll be smoother, and you won't need lotion after.
7. Mouthwash that contains alcohol can help make bruises disappear in a few days.
8. Deodorant can help prevent blisters when rubbed around problem areas of new shoes.
9. Coconut oil is EVERYTHING. It moisturizes, tames pesky frizz, removes makeup and feels great after shaving.

Do you have any secret uses for bathroom products? Tell us all about the tricks hiding in your medicine cabinet in the comments below!

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Elizabeth January 28 2014 at 3:20 PM

Bar soap rubbed on then rubbed off prevents fog on mirrors.

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L.Bankey January 28 2014 at 4:07 AM

IF YOU EVER GET STUCK IN THE SNOW,,,,TRY USING THE HEAVY ROCKY KIND OF

CAT LITTER IT REALLY WORKS!!! DO NOT BUY THE CLUMPED KIND. GOOD LUCK!!! :-)

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einnoc10 January 28 2014 at 2:55 AM

Never accidentally spray your hair with room deodorizer, thinking it's hair spray.

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roelene January 28 2014 at 1:41 AM

I have used a SAFETY RAZOR to remove pilling from sweaters, blankets, etc., since the 1950's. As a matter of fact, I still use the original safety razor my mother gave me for this exact laundry helper. I buy the double edged blades at the hardware store, 100 blades in the package. One package will last for years.

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jenaly77 January 28 2014 at 1:12 AM

If you ever put on makeup, then get a bit of mascara on your eyelid, etc by mistake...use a small dab of deodorant. It will take it off, yet leaves most of the rest of your make up in tact. So, now the mascara streak is gone and you can just touch up your eye shadow a bit without having to start over from scratch. Don't ask me how I figured this one out. I don't remember. But, I've been using this trick for over 20 yrs and it works...

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Susan January 28 2014 at 12:31 AM

For those dry feet in the summertime and keeping your bare heels & feet looking great in sandals...get eyemake-up remover pads, the oily ones? Just before going out, rub the pad over your heels, along the sides and over the top of your pedicure...you'll have no flaky/dry skin and it will give a new shine to your toes!

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EBIRDWELL January 27 2014 at 11:45 PM

Pine oil shampoo deflakes dandruff and pine soap sure helps rashes ... anything that itches. Creme of Tarter will cure boils (several times a day, stick your clean finger into the little jar, into your mouth) in like, two weeks the boil will be gone.

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lilliancap January 27 2014 at 11:26 PM

Use roll-on deodorant on bites to make mosquito bites tolerable.

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pam467 January 27 2014 at 11:22 PM

Amazing!

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guerabencomo630 January 27 2014 at 10:37 PM

I have coconut oil and I use it for everything it is amazing, from taking off eye makeup to eating when sick. It has universal uses!

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Hi Patricia January 27 2014 at 11:03 PM

where do you buy coconut oil? is it expensive?

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kaevna January 27 2014 at 11:23 PM

You can buy it almost anywhere but it is expensive. Look by the Olive Oil.

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Elaine January 28 2014 at 12:43 AM

If you live near Sam's Club they have a huge container for around $15.00 Well worth the price compared to what grocery stores charge for much smaller ones.

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