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13 Unbelievable Uses For Vinegar You Wish You Knew Before

Everyone has vinegar in their house, and we mostly use it for cooking, for salad dressing, for marinades, etc. But how you ever thought of using vinegar outside of a kitchen? Vinegar can be used in a lot of different ways and we are here to Show you 13 unbelievable uses for vinegar you are going to wish you knew before.

1. Kill weeds

Kill weeds
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If you have some undesirable plants in your garden or around your house, or in other words if there are weeds that you want to get rid of, try using some white vinegar. It is known for its ability to inhibit weeds growth, just spray some directly onto the leaves and you will not see them anymore.

2. Silky hair

Silky hair
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Almost every girl dream of having long shiny and silky hair and white vinegar will put you one step closer towards your dream hair. Prepare a mixture of one part of white vinegar and 2 parts of water, then use it in the shower. Spray it all over your hair and rinse it after 10 minutes. The result will be beautifully smooth hair.

3. No more cigarette odors

No more cigarette odors
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Either you have someone in your house that smokes cigarettes, or you were having some friends over and they smoke cigarettes, the result will be the same, bad cigarette smoke odor in your house that you keep trying everything on the internet to get rid of and it just doesn’t go away.

White vinegar will help neutralize those bad odors, just pour some in a bowl and put it in the place where it smells like cigarettes.

4. Longer stay for nail polish

Longer stay for nail polish
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Every nail polish lover keeps looking for the perfect top coat that will leave their nail polish on their nails for longer, but they cannot seem to find what they are looking for. That is because they do not know what white vinegar can do, get half a cup of vinegar and dip your nails into it for 10 minutes and you will have perfect nail polish for longer.

5. Sparkling bathroom

Sparkling bathroom
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If you have a hard time cleaning your bathroom, or maybe you do not have the time to clean it properly white vinegar will do the trick for you. White vinegar is known for its whitening and antibacterial properties and it can be used to clean different surfaces.

Mix one part of vinegar with 2 parts of water and spray your bathroom with it, wait for a few minutes and then wipe it down you will notice how sparkly it becomes.

6. No more stains on carpets or floors

No more stains on carpets or floors
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Did you ever pour coffee or any type of liquid on your favorite carpet? And you felt so sad that you had to get rid of that beautiful carpet because of that ugly stain that will not come off no matter what you try on it. White vinegar will be your life savior, mix one cup of white vinegar with two liters of warm water.

To clean floors just pour some of the mixture on the floor and rub the stain off. For carpets pour some of the mixtures on the stain and add a little detergent and then rub the stain off with a brush.

7. No more sweat stains

No more sweat stains
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The worst thing that happens to us in the summer is sweat stains, we go out, we have fun and then when we come back at home we find our clothes stained with sweat, those yellow ugly stains on white shirts that are very hard to remove and disgusting to see as well.

One great way to get rid of those stains is white vinegar, just sprinkle a big amount of it onto the sweat stains, leave it there for 10 to 15 minutes and then rinse. Your shirt will be as good as new.

8. No more age spots

No more age spots
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Every girl’s worst nightmare is wrinkles and aging spots, they just hate them and the horror they feel when they discover that first wrinkle or aging spot on their face.

You can now test on the wonders of apple cider vinegar, it is known for its abilities to eliminate dead cells, apply a tablespoon of apple cider vinegar to half a glass of water and apply it on your face using a cotton pad and let it there for not more than 30 minutes, this technique will keep your skin looking fresh and young for longer.

9. No more acne and pimples

 No more acne and pimples
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If you are suffering from acne and pimples, you keep going to the dermatologist but every cream and every medicine he gives you does not do the trick. Then apple cider vinegar is the perfect solution for you, it will make your face cleaner and spotless and it will save you a lot of money.

Apply it the same way we mentioned for preventing age spots, it will remove all the excess fat in your face and prevent infections, and allow your skin to breathe properly.

10. The perfect facial toner

The perfect facial toner
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If you are sick of all those facial toners that empty your wallet and do not do anything to your face, try apple cider vinegar once and you will thank us forever.

Grab a cotton ball or pad and moisten it with one tablespoon of vinegar and two cups of water. Apply the mixture onto your clean and dry face every night before you go to sleep. Apple cider vinegar will stimulate blood circulation on your skin, and it will leave you well balanced and spotless.

11. No more dandruff

No more dandruff
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If you are suffering from dandruff and cannot find a way to get rid of it, we have the perfect solution for you. Mix one-quarter cup of apple cider vinegar with one-quarter cup of water, spray it on your scalp and wrap your head in a towel for about 15 minutes, then rinse your hair and wash it for dandruff free scalp.

12. No more bruise marks

No more bruise marks
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Apple cider vinegar improves blood circulation and accelerates the skin’s healing process. If you have a bruise mark and you want it to disappear quickly, grab a piece of cotton and soak in a mixture of apple cider vinegar and water and then massage your bruise mark with and leave it there for an hour or so.

13. Relieve mosquito bites

Relieve mosquito bites
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Mosquito bites are the worst, especially at night when you are trying to sleep. One way to relieve the itch is to apply apple cider vinegar to the bite, with its antiseptic and antibacterial properties it will get rid of the itchiness and reduce swelling.

I am sure that now you will use vinegar, either white or apple cider, outside of your kitchen a lot more.

Do not forget to let us know in the comment below if you have ever tried any of these tips or if you know some other uses of vinegar. And share this article with your friends and family.


Noah Hollandhttp://1informed.com
I am a 28 year old Digital Marketer, Writer and Fashion Stylist. My professional training includes a Bachelor of Business (Entrepreneurship & Marketing) and a Master of Applied Innovation and Entrepreneurship. For the last 6 years I have specialised in social media marketing and advertising, copywriting, proofreading and editing.



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