START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

15 Brilliant Uses for Toothpaste

  • 2 of 16

2. Soothe a stinging burn. For minor burns that don’t involve an open wound, toothpaste can deliver temporary cooling relief. Apply it delicately to the affected area immediately after a burn develops; it temporarily relieves the sting and prevents the wound from weeping or opening.

Next: Clear skin

  • 2 of 16

Read more: Green Kitchen Tips, Hands & Feet, Health, Holistic Beauty, Household Hints, Natural Remedies, Skin Care, Surprising uses for ..., , , , ,

have you shared this story yet?

go ahead, give it a little love

DivineCaroline

At DivineCaroline.com, women come together to learn from experts in the fields, of health, sustainability, and culture; to reflect on shared experiences; and to express themselves by writing and publishing stories about anything that matters to them. Here, real women publish like real pros. Together, with our staff writers, they’re discussing all facets of women’s lives from relationships and careers, to travel and healthy living. So come discover, read, learn, laugh and connect at DivineCaroline.com.

1698 comments

+ add your own
5:47AM PDT on May 14, 2014

Also works great for filling holes in walls (from picture hanging, etc) Just be sure to use white toothpaste, not green

7:42AM PDT on Mar 22, 2014

Thanks

6:16PM PDT on Oct 27, 2013

I loved the tips, tks! "Relieve irritation from bug bites, sores, and blisters" and "for stronger nails", that's excellent! =)

12:01AM PDT on Oct 13, 2013

Great ideas! Very useful information. Thanks for sharing!

5:20AM PDT on Oct 7, 2013

Everything is useful

12:13AM PDT on Oct 1, 2013

Thank you for sharing Mel :)

1:34AM PDT on Sep 19, 2013

Thank you :)

6:56PM PDT on Sep 7, 2013

Thanks

2:01PM PDT on Aug 27, 2013

Good to know. Thanks.

5:20PM PDT on Aug 23, 2013

Thanks for the tips, Mel

add your comment



Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

people are talking

The phrase is "wreak havoc", not 'wreck'.

Not a very useful article.

Rough patches of skin may be just seasonal dryness, but rough patches of skin can be something the d…

how lovely and should be shown to every bl**dy 'scientist' who doubts animals are sentient or have f…

Story idea? Want to blog? Contact the editors!



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.