Since the 5th century, people have been using salicylic acid for treating pain and inflammation. It has the potency to prevent blood clots and heart diseases.
The main ingredient in aspirin is salicylic acid, hence it is recommended that you always have one with you.
Here are amazing uses for aspirin you may not have heard of:
Removal of perspiration stains
Try out this simple but very efficient trick: crush two aspirins and mix in 1/2 cup of warm water and soak a stained clothe in the resulting solution for up to three hours.
Wipe grease from cookware
Aspirin produces amazing results when a few tablets are crushed with a little amount water to form a paste. Rub the paste on all pots and pans.
Aspirin make flowers last longer
Freshly cut flowers easily wither away, but will last longer when crushed pills are added to the water in the base.
Restore hair color
Aspirin can make your hair shine once again. Dissolve up to 8 aspirins in a glass of lukewarm water, rub it on your hair and allow for up to 15 minutes.
Aspirin controls dandruff
Crush 2 aspirin to a fine powder, add to your shampoo and allow for 1 or 2 minutes. Use normal shampoo to wash your hair.
Use aspirin on insect bites and stings
Aspirin can help relieve itching and inflammation by rubbing it over insect stings and bites. Seek medical help if you are allergic to a bee sting.
Dry up pimples
By crushing one pill and soaking it in a little amount of water you can dry pimples. Apply the paste to a pimple and allow for a few minutes; wash it off with soap and water. This will soothe the sting and minimize the redness. Repeat this process if the symptoms persist until it is solved.
Treatment of calluses
Crush 5 pills and add to 1/2 teaspoon of lemon juice and water. Stir very well and rub the callus. Next, use a warm towel to wrap your foot and cover with plastic wrap. Allow for up to 10 minutes before removing the wrap. The outcome will wow you.