Tea bags are one of the most common component of office and house wastage. If only people knew how much they could have done with those used tea bags they will never be throwing them in waste. You will be amazed how much powers a used teabags still has in it. It has deodorizing, antibacterial, deoxidizing and anti-inflammatory powers. You will never throw away your used tea bags after reading following beneficial hacks of used tea bags.
1. Tea Bag Scrub
When in kitchen you are handling strong scented food items like fish, onion and garlic etc., they leave a lingering smell on your hands. To get rid of this annoying odor you can benefit from scrubbing used tea bags on your hands. It will take the odor away due to its deodorizing properties.
2. Tea Fertilizers
In your garden you can use your used teabags as antifungal treatment for your plants. Water your plants with weak tea made by pre used tea bags. Another way to use teabags is by cutting and open them and sprinkling them damp leave around base of plants. It will act as a fertilizer and pest repellent for pests like garden mice.
3. Feet odor
If your feet gets stinky odor after wearing socks or shoes all day long then you can combat that problem by using teabags. Throw some teabags in warm water and then dip your feet in water for 10 to 15 minutes .this should help with your feet odor. Leave a couple of used teabags to get rid of smell in them
4. Tea Bag Pedicure
In your normal pedicure routine throw some additional teabags in water before dipping your feet. Due to its deoxidizing property it give your feet a cleaner and fresher look. This will help with any feet odor issues you have. You will feel much more relax wit this tip.
5. Anti -inflammation
One of the useful component of tea is tannins. Tannins in the tea bags help in reducing swelling bruises. Apply the tea bag on the swelled are or muscle that is sour. Keep cooled teabags in your freezer handy for any emergencies. Frozen teabags will give better relief.
6. Glass cleaner
Another important use is you can use it to clean your mirrors and glass wears. In it there are some chemicals are present through which you can easily remove the stains of grease or oils leaving your glass ware shiny and glistening. Organic cleaner is also friendlier to environment than regular chemical cleaners.
7. Hair conditioner
Hair products are costly and one of regular expense but hair care is important. Luckily there is a cheaper option. Use brewed weak tea after hair wash as a conditioner. Oxidizing components of used teabags can help you in conditioning your hair.it softens your hairs and give them volume. It is the cheapest hair conditioner you can get your hands on and it is also very convenient.
Use these tips for recycling your tea bags and let us know how effective and convenient you found each of them.