Apple Cider Vinegar Is Your All-Purpose Household Tool

Posted on February 13, 2014 by


Who knew there was so many different ways to use a product that you could find in your house? Apple cider vinegar, for example, is a multipurpose household item.

Apple cider vinegar could be used to repel fleas and ticks off of your pet! If you mix three fourths of a spray bottle with apple cider vinegar and a quarter of warm water and spray it on your pet after you bathe it, it will keep your furry little pet bug free.

Who hates seasonal allergies? A teaspoon of apple cider vinegar followed by a glass of cool water can clear up your sneezing and stuffy nose. You can also add it to a cup of hot tea.

If you like the smell of apples, you can also spray it around the room. The vinegar will evaporate in the air leaving you with a fresh apple sent. You could even use it as a light personal perfume.

Apple cider vinegar can also work as a cheaper and effective facial toner. Adding water to the vinegar and pouring over a cotton ball or facial sponge can make your face tighter and glowing. If you run a few teaspoons of this through your hair after shampooing, you can reduce frizz and static, and wash away build up. Also, detox with some baking soda afterwards.

Whitening teeth with this is better than using baking soda on your teeth, and it beats the taste! Scrub up with some, and rinse for a brighter and whiter smile.

Scrub up your kitchen with some apple cider vinegar. Mixing it with some water to dilute and get the best smelling kitchen, it beats the smell of bleach and other harsh chemicals. Later, use it to wash your produce.  Adding a gallon of cold water to four tablespoons of apple cider vinegar can make for a good pesticide killer.

Summer will be here sooner than you think, and sunburn often seems inevitable. Apple cider vinegar will reduce the pressure and pain as well as peeling. For severe cases, put a damp washcloth wet with apple cider vinegar in a freezer and later place on the burn.

Lastly, you can use it to spray on those pesty weeds in your backyard. Spray a mixture of apple cider vinegar and water on your weeds to make the garden look and smell good!

There are many different things you can do with normal household items, all of which are less harsh. Be creative and try them out.

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