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What To Do With Extra Dinner Ingredients? 35 Simple And Natural Beauty Hacks Everyone Should Know

What To Do With Extra Dinner Ingredients? 35 Simple And Natural Beauty Hacks Everyone Should Know
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Real beauty shines from the inside out. You have been eating healthy but cannot afford to let the extra ingredients spoil?Make optimum use of all the good stuff with their beneficial nutrients to solve your beauty woes.

1. Get frizz free hair with coconut milk.

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    Massage coconut milk onto your scalp and leave on for about 30 minutes. Rinse and shampoo.It contains vitamin E and healthy fats, which can prove effective in moisturizing hair.

    2. Deep condition your hair with beer shampoo plus conditioner.

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      Mix two tablespoons of shampoo with three-quarters of a cup of beer. Massage it well to hair and scalp and rinse off with water. It contains the mineral silica that improves hair thickness.

      3. Eliminate dandruff with egg yolk.

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        Egg yolk can be mixed with yogurt and massaged on the scalp. Wear a shower cap. Wait 30 minutes before shampooing.Egg yolk consists of large quantities of fatty acids and vitamin A. The fatty acids in egg yolk remove dandruff and Vitamin A stimulates the scalp’s natural oils which decreases dryness in the hair.

        4. Get shiny soft hair with apple cider vinegar.

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          Add quarter cup apple cider vinegar to 3 cups distilled water. Pour over your hair as the final rinse. It will leave your hair feeling soft and removes buildup. Good for all hair types. ACV contains potassium which is a required nourishment for healthy hair. Apple cider vinegar also balances the ph level of your hair.

          5. Regrow hair with onion.

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            Rub the juice of a onion on your scalp thoroughly and shampoo after 15 minutes.Onions are high on sulfur content that helps in increasing blood circulation,opens up the pores of your hair follicles that were blocked and prevents scalp infections.

            6. Reduce facial hair with turmeric.

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              It has been found that turmeric curbs growth of facial hair. Blend a pinch of turmeric in three tablespoons of milk and apply all over your face. After five minutes scrub your face with any natural face scrub and wash it off. Over time you will see the difference.

              7. Treat sunburn with cucumber

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                Apply cucumber juice on sunburn and leave it on for 10 minutes. Cucumber juice has analgesic properties. It is also a natural toner which you can follow up after your cleansing routine.

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                8. Restore stressed out skin with coconut water

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                  The antioxidant factors present in coconut water help in the removal of free radicals resulting from sun, pollution and emotional stress. Splash it on your face and wash off after 15 minutes.

                  9. Soothe a puffy face with pineapple.

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                    Pineapple juice provides collagen and amino acids that make your skin look healthy and young. Apply thick pineapple juice and wait 10 minutes before washing it off.

                    10. Get smooth elbows and knees with orange

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                      Cut an orange slice in the middle and rub on rough elbows and knees then wash off.The vitamin A in Orange removes dryness which is caused by deficiency in vitamin A.

                      11. Pumpkin facial scrub

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                        Take half a cup of puréed pumpkin, cooked or canned. Add half cup brown sugar.Mix the ingredients into a paste. Using circular motion, apply to face and gently scrub. Leave it on for 15 minutes and wash it with lukewarm water.Pumpkins are rich in alpha-hydroxy acids that exfoliate dead cells and are rich in antioxidants that will refresh your face.

                        12. Cleanse dry skin with yogurt

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                          Just rub a tablespoon of yogurt in circular motion all over your face and leave on for 10 minutes before washing it off. This natural moisturizing cleanser with lactic acid will make your face glow.

                          13. Get long lashes with green tea

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                            Squeeze out the liquid and keep used Green Tea bags over your eyes. Green tea has flavonoids that unclog follicles and stimulate hair growth.

                            14. Cure dark under eye circles with potato

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                              Grind half a potato and divide into two. Tie them in muslin cloths and place them over your eyes.Stay that way for 10 minutes then remove and rinse thoroughly. It removes puffiness too. Potatoes have Vitamin C and minerals that have bleaching properties that are beneficial to the delicate eye area.

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                              15. Whiten your teeth with strawberry

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                                Cut a strawberry into half and rub your teeth to get whitest white clean teeth. Strawberries contain malic acid, a tooth whitening agent.

                                16. Remove Blackheads and Acne with honey-cinnamon

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                                  Mix two tablespoons of honey with one teaspoon cinnamon powder and apply on your face especially on acne. Wash it off after 20 minutes or until it dries off. Applying this moisturizing face mask will help in removing blackheads, fine lines, acne and acne scars and revitalize your skin. Don’t be bothered by tingling sensation caused by cinnamon. Honey counteracts by its soothing effect. Honey has anti microbial properties while cinnamon clears up clogged pores and brings oxygen to the skin surface.

                                  17. Soft beautiful hands with almonds

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                                    Mix ground almonds with milk or honey and gently massage on your hands. Leave on for five minutes and wash off.Almonds are rich in Vitamin E and omega-3 that helps to keep the skin soft and healthy.

                                    18. Exfoliate your body with olive oil

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                                      Mix a quarter cup Olive Oil to half cup Brown Sugar to make a low-cost body exfoliator. Olive oil does not strip off natural oils during exfoliation while it’s antioxidants make your skin healthy. Brown sugar is a natural exfoliator.

                                      19. Close open pores with tomato

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                                        Rub tomato halves on your face to close open pores. Or apply it’s juice and wash off after 10 minutes. The vitamin C tones the skin and shrinks open pores effectively.

                                        20. Soothe tired achy feet with sea salt

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                                          Combine half-cup sea salt and five drops lavender essential oil in a basin filled with warm water. Soak your feet and feel the tiredness melt away. Lavender relaxes while sea-salt stimulates circulation.

                                          21. Achieve blemish- free skin with watermelon

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                                            Grind a watermelon slice and squeeze it’s juice. Apply the juice all over your face. Wash it off after 10 minutes.Watermelon contains 92 percent water that hydrates your skin thus promoting collagen and acts as a toner giving young blemish free complexion.

                                            22. Remove dullness of skin with mango

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                                              Rub a slice of mango on your face and let it dry then wash off to experience smooth, soft and tight skin. Or just use the peels. Rub the insides and cover your face with the peels for 15 minutes. Remove and rinse.Vitamin A and Beta carotene in this fruit restore, rejuvenate and revive your skin with vigor as well as add shine to your skin.

                                              23. Get rid of acne scars with nutmeg

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                                                Mix a quarter teaspoon ground nutmeg with milk to make a thick paste enough to dab on the scars – do a spot treatment. Let it dry then wash off with lukewarm water. Or spritz rose water to remove as well as to calm the tingling sensation. Do it daily and see the scars disappear.

                                                24. Rejuvenate your body with oatmeal

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                                                  To exfoliate and rejuvenate your skin, try oatmeal bath. Mix 2/3 cup cooked in water oatmeal, 2/3 cup powdered milk, and two teaspoons lavender oil in a blender. Put the mixture in a muslin fabric and tie off to make a bag, to drain the excess water. Apply this mixture on your body. Wait till it dries and wash it off with lukewarm water.Oatmeal baths contain vitamins, minerals and lipids which helps lock in moisture and softens skin.

                                                  25. Get fragrant glowing skin with rose petals

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                                                    Used few rose petals for garnishing dessert? You can make use of the remaining by scattering them in your bath. You can also add mint/ basil leaves and soak.Rosa damascene and Moroccan rose are ideal. Rose has high amounts of Vitamin C, is great for sensitive skin, is moisturizing and closes open pores. This fragrant bath will leave your body glowing.

                                                    26. Moisturize your feet with banana

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                                                      Mix mashed banana with whipped cream to make your own foot cream. Smear it on your feet, keep on for 15 minutes and wash off. Banana contains Vitamin A that restores the lost moisture and repairs the damaged and dry skin.

                                                      27. Make your nails healthy with lemon

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                                                        Rubbing lemon halves on your nails will make them strong and it’s natural bleaching properties will remove discoloration as well.

                                                        28. Detoxifying toner using champagne

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                                                          Champagne contains only 14 percent alcohol which is from the fermentation of grapes. Its antioxidants help even out the skin tone. Bubbles helps constrict pores making skin tight thereby providing that radiant glow. It’s great for normal to oily skins. Just dip cotton wool into a teaspoon of champagne and wipe your face with it.

                                                          29. Combat aging skin with peach

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                                                            Peel and mash two peaches and add two tablespoons whipped cream. Apply to face and let it rest for about 20 minutes. Rinse off with lukewarm water. It is a great source of Vitamin C that is beneficial for youthful skin.

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                                                            30. Bleach your face with spinach

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                                                              Grind spinach leaves and add few drops of lemon juice to make a wonderful natural bleach. Leave it on for about 20 minutes before washing off. Vitamin K, folate, vitamin A in spinach and vitamin C in lemon give a radiant, clear complexion.

                                                              31. Cure cracked heels with coconut oil

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                                                                Massage your foot with coconut oil, wear socks and let it work overnight. Coconut has comuaric acid that improves skin health whereas it’s fatty acids moisturize.

                                                                32. Refresh tired face with carrots

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                                                                  For skin rejuvenation, grated carrot, or its juice, applied on the face for 15 minutes and washed off, is excellent. It contains Vitamin A,beta carotene and antioxidants that revitalize skin tone leaving you with a healthy glow.

                                                                  33. Cure dry chapped lips with cilantro

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                                                                    Rub cilantro leaves or apply it’s juice to get soft kissable lips. It’s anti bacterial and anti inflammatory properties act like a balm on dark dry lips.

                                                                    34. Get glowing with avocado

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                                                                      A scrub that is great for all skin types. Rub the fruit all over your body to make your skin glowing and fresh. It contains
                                                                      Carotenoids, Vitamin E, Oleic acid and Omega 9 fatty acids- all of which keep your skin healthy, young and moisturized.

                                                                      35. Treat sensitive skin with chamomile

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                                                                        Take two tablespoons unprocessed wheat bran or oats, three tablespoons chamomile tea infusion,one teaspoon honey. Mix ingredients together and apply. After 10 minutes rinse off with rest of the chamomile infusion. Chamomile is healing, rich in anti-oxidants and moisturizes resulting in a glowing complexion.

                                                                        Pampering yourself provides relaxation and looking your best can boost your self- confidence. Try these cost- effective, time- tested all natural remedies and glow from inside and out.

                                                                        Featured photo credit: Simple and Natural Beauty Hacks/Yaksheeta Sri via flickr.com

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                                                                        Last Updated on July 12, 2021

                                                                        100 Incredible Life Hacks That Make Life So Much Easier

                                                                        100 Incredible Life Hacks That Make Life So Much Easier
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                                                                        Want to learn some quick and easy life hacks that are easy to do, low cost and saves you time?

                                                                        By tweaking little things in your daily life, it can make your life much more convenient!

                                                                        Here’re 100 of the most practical life hacks so you can just pick up any of them right away!

                                                                        83 tie a small piece of bright colored fabric

                                                                          84 write random letter

                                                                            85 use a rubberband

                                                                              86 dorm smell bad

                                                                                87 lean your phone on your sunglassess

                                                                                  89 how to waterproof your shoes

                                                                                    90 take a picture of the name card

                                                                                      91 iron inside out

                                                                                        92 old newspaper

                                                                                          93 tumble try shoes

                                                                                            keep a card like this

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                                                                                                94 soap bar

                                                                                                  95 make a hole

                                                                                                    96 drop the battery

                                                                                                      97 use a coozie

                                                                                                        98 when taking a picture

                                                                                                          use a clean dust pan

                                                                                                            try a pants hanger

                                                                                                              use your cellphone light

                                                                                                                use a spring from an old pen

                                                                                                                  quick and easy iphone speaker

                                                                                                                    user binder clips

                                                                                                                      wrap a wet paper towel around your beverage

                                                                                                                        put pancake mix in a ketchup bottle

                                                                                                                          clean out an old lotion bottle for your beach

                                                                                                                            use a muffin tin to serve condiments at a bbq

                                                                                                                              doritos are great for kindling

                                                                                                                                use nail polish to identify different keys

                                                                                                                                  use a hanging shoe rack to store cleaning supplies

                                                                                                                                    freeze grapes to chill white wine without

                                                                                                                                      use paper clips to organize your cables

                                                                                                                                        almost finished your jar of nutella

                                                                                                                                          sick of having a box full of tangled

                                                                                                                                            unroll the rim to increase the capacity

                                                                                                                                              cut open toilet paper rolls and use as a cuff

                                                                                                                                                remove the stem from strawberries

                                                                                                                                                  turn an old bottle into a simple little cord holder

                                                                                                                                                    for iced coffee and iced cappuccino, use frozen coffee cubes

                                                                                                                                                      how to fold a fitted bed sheet

                                                                                                                                                        tired of snoozing past your alarm

                                                                                                                                                          place a rubber band around an open paint can to wipe your brush on

                                                                                                                                                            ut a wooden spoon across a boiling pot

                                                                                                                                                              use bread clips to save flip-flops

                                                                                                                                                                take pictures of friends holding items

                                                                                                                                                                  how i always know which headphone is the left one

                                                                                                                                                                    put a stocking over the end of a vacuum

                                                                                                                                                                      How to make sure you drink enough water

                                                                                                                                                                        user a can opener to open blister

                                                                                                                                                                          good sandwich guide

                                                                                                                                                                            turn your muffin pans upside down

                                                                                                                                                                              50 pounds of groceries and living on the 5th floor

                                                                                                                                                                                the right way to make a blt

                                                                                                                                                                                  add one teaspoon of baking soda

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                                                                                                                                                                                      hair straighteners equals to collar irons

                                                                                                                                                                                        stack your clothes vertically to see them all

                                                                                                                                                                                          the right way to make cookies in the summer

                                                                                                                                                                                            how to clean a blender

                                                                                                                                                                                              the right way to eat a popsicle

                                                                                                                                                                                                use bread clips to label and organize power cords

                                                                                                                                                                                                  to get the built up residue off of your shower head

                                                                                                                                                                                                    user a hair clip to orgainize long wires

                                                                                                                                                                                                      a frozen saturated sponge in a bag

                                                                                                                                                                                                        rub stuck zipper teeth with a graphite pencil

                                                                                                                                                                                                          use a soda pop tab

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                                                                                                                                                                                                              51 How to multiply large numbers in your head.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                52 How to open a bottle if you dont have a corkscrew.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  rub a walnut on damaged wooden furniture

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    kids fall out of bed

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      use toothpaste to clear up hazy car

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          59 keep pizza out while driving home

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            60 put your straw through the tab to keep it from rising

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              hold oreos with a fork so your fingers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Never lose your remotes again

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  hiding your emergency money

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    use a bread tab to hold your spot on a roll

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      if you are at a hotel and run out of chargers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        keep a square of cardboard in a ziplock bag

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          If you need to pee or smoke at a bar

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            drill holes in the bottom of your garbage

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              use an accented letter as your passcode

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                use a squeeze ketchup bottle top with your shopvac

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  do something unusual when locking the door

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    when heating leftovers space out a circle in the middle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      dont burn yourself in those hard to reach candles

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        put a small amount of water in a glass when you microwave your pizza

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          75 use a piece of paper to organize

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            use half a pool noodle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              pencil case to store cables

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                78 clothespin to hold nail

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  79 make blts

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    80 take a picture of your fridge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      81 fill plastic water bottles

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        82 right ways to eat chips

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          99 if your plug keeps failing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            100 put the banana on the wire

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              88 before you throw away a post it

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Source: Reddit LifeProTips

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                There you go, 100 awesome life hacks that you can try right now to make your life a lot easier!

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