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13 Unknown Uses Of Aspirin That Can Prove To Be Really Helpful In Daily Life 

Ever wondered how aspirin can be useful in our daily life other than reliving us from pain and fever? Well, this pain reliever and the anti-inflammatory drug has many uses which we probably never thought of. Most of us know that the drug can be used to treat heart conditions, strokes and even Alzheimer’s disease if taken correctly and under prescription. But, aspirin has much more to offer us in our health, beauty and also the personal life.Here in this story, we have tried to gather some amazing things that the drug in your medicine box can do for you. So, keep reading and sharing!

1. Relieves insect bites

Aspirin is a well-known drug because of its anti-inflammatory property, and this allows it to reduce redness, pain, and swelling from insect bites. You can use this by making its paste and applying it to the affected area for a few minutes.

2. Restoring dead car battery

Always keep a bottle of aspirin in your car because it will help you when the car's battery dies. The salicylic acid in aspirin can react with sulfuric acid of a car battery to produce the last charge, and it will help you to reach the service center. 

3. Treating hangover

Aspirin can be a great thing that can be used to treat the hangover. All you need to do is take two aspirins after your drinks and two in the morning when you wake up.  

4. Fighting the infection in plants. 

You can crush an aspirin in one gallon of water before watering, and it will help them to fight infection during transplanting, cutting and cloning. 

5. Removing dead skin cells 

Aspirin can also act as a great exfoliant that helps in removing dead skin cells and even get rid of the excessive oil. You can apply it directly on the skin and wash after a few minutes, just be careful if you have sensitive skin because it can cause irritation. 

6. Restoring hair color

If you are a swimmer or love swimming, then you need to read this because the chlorine in water can damage your hair color. But, don't worry all you need is six to eight aspirin tablets and water. Make the solution and then rub it into your hair and let it sit for 10 minutes before washing. A couple of washes will restore your hair color. 

7. Removing sweat stains

Sweat stain on clothes is the most common problem. To remove the stain, you can crush the aspirin tablets and make their paste with water. Apply the paste and let it sit for a few minutes before washing.

8. Treating dandruff

To get rid of dandruff, crush two aspirins with regular shampoo and not the one that is specifically created to remove dandruff and let it sit for some time on your hair and then wash it off. 

9. Reducing acne

As we already told you that aspirin has anti-inflammatory properties and this makes it a great acne reducing agent. For this, you will need 2-3 uncoated aspirins and lemon juice. Apply the mixture on the acne-infected area and let it sit for a couple of minutes before washing.  

10. Increasing life of flowers

We have already talked about how aspirin can help in fighting infection in plants; it can also be used to increase the life of flowers. You can achieve this by crushing and leaving them in flowers' vase and pour some water.  

11. Cleaning the scum

Nobody wants their bathroom to get dirty from scum, so to keep it in perfect condition we can use aspirin. Grind four to five aspirin tablets and add it to bathroom cleaning liquid and then sprinkle it in the bathroom, bathtub or even basin. Leave it for half an hour and remove it with the help of the cloth. 

12. Reducing pores and scars

Yes, you read that right. Aspirin can also reduce the large skin pores and also remove scars on the face. 

13. Removing egg stains

If you accidentally drop an egg while eating, cooking or any other thing on your clothes, then make a paste cream of tartar and water and add a crushed aspirin into the paste. Apply it on the stain and leave it for 30 minutes before cleaning.That's all, folks!