A bowl full of oatmeal, sesame seeds and dark chocolate is the perfect start of your morning. It is extremely good for your health, easy to make and everybody loves oatmeal breakfast. But are you aware of the fact that the breakfast super food has much more benefits, regarding even cleaning and beauty care. You do not believe it – check the extraordinary uses of oatmeal below:
Clean dirty hands and oil spills
No matter how weird it sounds – oatmeal is a wonderful hand cleaner. If your hands get dirty or greasy and your common hand soap is not that effective, try oatmeal with milk solution. Mix the two ingredients till they form a dense paste and rub the mixture all over your hands.
Perhaps the local professional cleaning company doesn’t use this trick but it really works. Oil spills are common thing and to clean them –try this: cover the area with oatmeal, leave it for 10-15 minutes and wipe away.
Oatmeal for face wash
Instead of buying another one commercial face cleansing scrub, why don’t you try to prepare your own 100% natural oatmeal facial mask with intense cleaning properties? Mix ½ cup of warm water with 1/3 cup of oatmeal; add two tablespoons yoghurt and honey and stir well. Apply on your face and leave it that way for 10-15 minutes, then rinse with cool water.
Deodorise your fridge
When doing the regular home cleaning, we often forget to sanitise our refrigerator. But even when we don’t clean it perfectly – the unpleasant smell of different kind of food welcomes us every time we open the fridge. In this regard – an open container of oatmeal is a wonderful odour-killer. Give it a try.
If you had a really bad and stressful day then you definitely need long, relaxing bath to make all the troubles bothering you disappear. Just add 1 cup of milk, 2 cups of oats and honey to your usual bath and then enjoy relax of your entire body.
Look around your home and find out more extraordinary uses of oatmeal or another of your favorite food or ingredients.