8 Great Uses for Toothpaste

Blossom Lady
Dec 20, 2021 05:42 AM
8 Great Uses for Toothpaste

Toothpaste is designed to keep your teeth clean and shiny. But did you know that it also inadvertently holds the key to domestic bliss? True, some of us have tried the age-old trick of slathering toothpaste on our zits. But it seems we have missed a few tricks on how to get the most out of the toothpaste tube. At least until now. Here are nine alternative uses for toothpaste that you should definitely know.

1. Deburr your iron

8 Great Uses for Toothpaste
You can say goodbye to a dirty iron. Apply a generous amount of toothpaste directly to the iron. Using a damp rag, spread the toothpaste over the surface of the iron in a circular motion. Remove the excess toothpaste and your iron will look like new.
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2. Remove polish stains

8 Great Uses for Toothpaste
Do you avoid colorful nail polish for fear of stained fingers? Fear no more. Toothpaste has the cleaning power to remove those pesky stains and make your nails shinier than ever. Remove the nail polish and put a blob of whitening toothpaste on each nail. Rub it in and leave it on for about five minutes. After that, scrub each nail with a toothbrush. Finally, rinse the toothpaste off with warm water and pat dry. Voila. No more unwanted nail polish stains.
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3. Polish the pearly whites ... Tile

8 Great Uses for Toothpaste
Do not let grease or food splatters make your tiles unsightly. Toothpaste has the cleaning power to make your tiles look like new. Simply put a small amount of toothpaste on a damp rag and spread the paste on the tiles. Once they are clean, remove the excess paste and enjoy the pearly white result.
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4. Clean your grout

8 Great Uses for Toothpaste
Get rid of ugly grout stains and unsightly buildup with toothpaste. Put a blob of toothpaste on a toothbrush and scrub it off. Wipe off the excess toothpaste with a damp rag.
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5. Fill small holes on the wall

8 Great Uses for Toothpaste
Whether you are a renter or a homeowner, you'll love this hack. Tiny nail holes can be the bane of your life - especially if you can not get your security deposit back. Toothpaste is ready to save the day. Put a small dab of toothpaste on the hole. Swipe the excess toothpaste off the wall with a credit card. Once the toothpaste dries, paint over the hole and admire your work of art.
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6. Make silver surfaces shine

8 Great Uses for Toothpaste
Over time, silver and chrome surfaces can look dull and even dingy. Make these surfaces shine with toothpaste. Put a generous amount of toothpaste on a damp rag and spread it over the surface. Wipe clean. Pro tip: Use a toothbrush for tight spots.
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7. Make silver shine when you need to.

8 Great Uses for Toothpaste
Your favorite ring or bracelet looking a little dull? Wet it, rub a little toothpaste on it, rinse it off and dry it with a clean cloth. Do not make a habit of it, though: toothpaste does remove tarnish, but it's more abrasive than regular silver polish.
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8. Remove scratch marks

8 Great Uses for Toothpaste
Scratch marks on your shoes are no problem for toothpaste. Apply toothpaste directly to the scuffed area and scrub with a toothbrush until the scratches are gone. Wipe away the excess toothpaste with a damp rag. Your dreams of sparkling clean sneakers are now a reality. Bonus: Your shoes will smell minty fresh.
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