Listerine is a popular mouthwash
solution which was introduced as a surgical antiseptic in 1879. However,
it wasn’t marketed as a bad breath remedy until the 1970s. Listerine
contains helpful ingredients such as eucalyptus, thyme, and alcohol
which can do so much more than eliminating oral bacteria.For example,
rubbing a cotton ball soaked in Listerine on your armpits can eliminate
all the bacteria and prevent odors. Here are some Listerine uses you
probably never heard of:
Use it on your armpits
soak a cotton ball in Listerine and dab it on your underarms to kill
the bacteria and prevent body odor. This is an effective and quick
solution if you’ve gone out of deodorant and can’t go buy a new one at
Soak your feet in it
Listerine foot bath and soak your feet in it for 30 minutes to get rid
of toenail fungus and prevent the infection from spreading.
Pour it down the toilet
can clean and deodorize your toilet bowl, so pour some down it and
scrub a little to make the bowl pearly white and shiny again.
Dab it on your itches
some Listerine on bug bites or poison ivy and poison oak stings will
provide some much-needed relief.it work for a few hours in order to get
rid of dandruff and prevent scalp infections.
Use it on your hair
some Listerine on your head, massage it into the scalp, wrap your hair
in a towel and let it work for a few hours in order to get rid of
dandruff and prevent scalp infections.
Rub it on your dog
is an effective remedy against fleas. Just rub some of it into the hair
of your dog, or mix it with a pet shampoo and water to get rid of the
Use it on your face
some Listerine on your face will effectively reduce acne. The mouthwash
solution works better than antibiotics and topical creams and has helped
many people defeat acne and other skin problems.
Stick your toothbrush in it
as it can defeat bacteria in your mouth, Listerine can also defeat
germs on your toothbrush. Fill your nightstand glass with some Listerine
and stick your toothbrush in it for a couple of hours in order to
destroy all bacteria.
Spray it on your screen
some Listerine on your TV or pc screen and wipe with a soft cloth
afterwards to get rid of smudges and unwanted gunk. The product will
also leave a nice minty smell behind instead of the chemical smell left
by window-cleaning products.