Surprising Uses for Toothpaste

Learn how to use toothpaste in ways that don’t involve teeth.

Surprising Uses for Toothpaste

Toothpaste works wonders on teeth, so it makes sense that it can clean or fix other items, whether they be on your body or around the home. You’ll be amazed at all of the surprisingly clever ways you can use this handy paste, so grab a tube and read on!

Soothe Bug Bites

For quick relief from irritating bug bites, put toothpaste on them and let it dry completely before removing. Mint toothpaste usually contains menthol, which calms temperature-sensitive nerves, producing a cooling sensation that helps relieve itching.

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