Since ancient times, even from the 5th century people have been treating inflammation and pain with salicylic acid. What’s more important is that it has many benefits for our health and it can protect you from blood clots and from heart diseases.
Aspirin contains salicylic acid and it is good thing to always have aspirin close to you in case you need it.
Aspirin has many other uses that we are sure you did not even know about. So here is a list of some uses of aspirin, which are very beneficial.
1.Increases the lifetime of flowers
It is very beneficial to crush and put aspirin in the water and the flowers will be fresh for a longer period, especially for freshly cut flowers because they are usually dry out very fast.
2.Restore hair color
Washing the hair with chlorinated water can damage your hair; hair with light color has higher risk of damaging. But this is the solution for that problem and to make your hair silky and amazing. Put 6 to 8 aspirin pills into a cup of warm water and mix to dissolve. After rub the hair with this and leave to react for about 10 to 15 minutes.
3.Treat hard calluses
Aspirin has an amazing effect in treating hard calluses. For this treatment you need ½ teaspoon water, some lemon juice and 5 crushed aspirin pills. After mixing the ingredients put them on the affected area directly on the calluses. Wrap it using warm towel and on the towel put plastic wrap. Let it react for about 10 minutes and unwrap it. And after that you can notice the results for yourself.
4.Apply aspirin to stings and insect bites
Aspirin thesoothing effect on insect stings and bites and it helps with itching and the inflammation. In case you have an allergy to bee stings you need to consult doctor about this.
5.Rejuvenate your skin
Aspirin contains salicylic acid, which is actually great for the skin and it clean it perfectly. It has magnificent properties and it cleans excessive oil, eliminates dead skin cells, acne, swelling and treats redness. To make this mixture you need to put ¼ cup of water, 1tsp of honey and mix them with 5 aspirin pills crushed. And after you mix all the ingredients rub it on the skin and let it react for 10 minutes and wash it with warm water. You can make this treatment every day, every month for as long as you want until you get the wanted results.
6.Cleans perspiration stains
This really sounds like a very easy thing to do but we can assume you that it is very efficient. Take ½ cup of water and mix it with two crushed aspirin pills. Take the clothes that are stained and leave them in the mixture for about two or three hours.
7.Dry out the pimples
The pimples are the most annoying thing and it even happens to adults and not your teenager years. But there is good news for this problem; you can clean your pimples and blemishes on your skin with some water mixed with one aspirin pill. Put this on the affected area and leave it for a couple of minutes to react and then wash your face with water and soap. It will treat the redness and help with the sting. You can do this treatment until the pimples are all eliminated.
8.Clean grease from cookware
Really amazing isn’t it? Make a paste with a few aspirin pills and some water by mixing them nicely. Rub the greasy pans and pots well with this paste. The results are great and you will continue to use this.
Dandruff is sometimes difficult to eliminate. But aspirin can help with this issue. Make a powder from 2 aspirin pills by crushing them well. Then put the powder in your shampoo. After you apply this mixture leave it to react for 1 or 2 minutes and then wash the hair with shampoo after the treatment.