- March 13, 2007 at 1:50 am #261003BiggerPiggyBankParticipant
Eliminate ear mites. All it takes is a few drops of Wesson corn oil
in your cat’s ear…Massage it in, then clean with a cotton ball.
Repeat daily for 3 days. The oil soothes the cat’s skin, smothers the
mites, and accelerates healing.
Kills fleas instantly…Dawn dishwashing liquid does the trick. Add a
few drops to your dog’s bath and shampoo the animal thoroughly. Rinse
well to avoid skin irritations. Good-bye fleas.
Rainy day cure for dog odor …Next time your dog comes in from the
rain, simply wipe down the animal with Bounce or any dryer sheet,
instantly making your dog smell springtime fresh.
Did You Know that drinking two glasses of Gatorade can relieve
headache pain almost immediately– without the unpleasant side
effects caused by traditional “pain relievers.”
Did you know that Colgate toothpaste makes an excellent salve for
Before you head to the drugstore for a high-priced inhaler filled
with mysterious chemicals, try chewing on a couple of curiously
strong Altoids peppermints. They’ll clear up your stuffed nose.
Achy muscles from a bout of the flu? Mix 1 Tablespoon of horseradish
in 1 cup of olive oil. Let the mixture sit for 30 minutes, then apply
it as a massage oil, for instant relief for aching muscles.
Sore throat? Just mix 1/4 cup of vinegar with 1/4 cup of honey and
take 1 tablespoon six times a day. The vinegar kills the bacteria.
Cure urinary tract infections with Alka-Seltzer. Just dissolve two
tablets in a glass of water and drink it at the onset of the
symptoms. Alka-Seltzer begins eliminating urinary tract infections
almost instantly– even though the product was never been advertised
for this use.
Honey remedy for skin blemishes … Cover the blemish with a dab of
honey and place a Band-Aid over it. Honey kills the bacteria, keeps
the skin sterile, and speeds healing. Works overnight.
Listerine therapy for toenail fungus. Get rid of unsightly toenail
fungus by soaking your toes in Listerine mouthwash. The powerful
antiseptic leaves your toenails looking healthy again.
Easy eyeglass protection… To prevent the screws in eyeglasses from
loosening, apply a small drop of Maybelline Crystal Clear nail polish
to the threads of the screws before tightening them.
Cleaning liquid that doubles as bug killer … If menacing bees,
wasps, hornets, or yellow jackets get in your home and you can’t find
the insecticide, try a spray of Formula 409. Insects drop to the
Smart splinter remover. Just pour a drop of Elmer’s Glue-All over
the splinter, let dry, and peel the dried glue off the skin. The
splinter sticks to the dried glue.
Hunt’s tomato paste boil cure …cover the boil with Hunt’s tomato
paste as a compress. The acids from the tomatoes soothe the pain and
bring the boil to a head.
Balm for broken blisters… To disinfect a broken blister, dab on a
few drops of Listerine. a powerful antiseptic.
Vinegar to heal bruises … Soak a cotton ball in white vinegar and
apply it to the bruise for 1 hour. The vinegar reduces the blueness
and speeds up the healing process.
Quaker Oats for fast pain relief… It’s not for breakfast any more!
Mix 2 cups of Quaker Oats and 1 cup of water in a bowl and warm in
the microwave for 1 minute, cool slightly, and apply the mixture to
your hands for soothing relief from arthritis pain.
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