Tea bags are an excellent source of antioxidants and they can be used for a number of different purposes. Read and find out how:
- Feed Your Garden
Take several used tea bags and steep them in a bucket of water. Then, water your plants with the resulting tea in order to prevent the risk of developing fungal infections.
- Get Rid of The Eye Redness
Take a couple of used tea bags and put them in cold water. Allow them to stay for about 2 minutes. Then, put them over your eyelids for a several minutes. The high content of antioxidants found in the tea bags will be gradually absorbed, reducing your eye redness.
- Freshen Your Clothes and Shoes
If you want your clothes to smell fresh, take several used and dried tea bags and place them in your closet. Also, you can put tea bags in your shoes in order to get rid of the unpleasant odors.
- Clean Your Home
You certainly didn`t know that freshly prepared tea can be used for cleaning mirrors, floors and wood furniture. Put a couple of tea bags in ¼ boiling water and let it stay until it`s cool. Soak a soft cloth in the tea and clean the dirty surfaces.
- Get Rid of Acne And Mitigate Sunburns
If you have problems with acne or sunburns, soak a cotton ball in freshly prepared tea from already used tea bags and apply it on your skin. Allow it to air-dry.
- Soothe Those Bleeding Gums
Tea bags have the ability to stop the bleeding and relieve the pain from recently pulled tooth. Simply soak a tea bag in cool water and apply on the affected area.