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How To Make Your Own Candle

Make your own candle and add the essential oil to make it smell the way you wish! How To Make Your Own Candle   Save Print   Ingredients Glass jar for candle Pyrex glass measuring cup to melt the wax Wax beads (from your favorite craft store) A wick (from your favorite craft store) Scotch

15 Unusual Uses For Nail Polish

1.Smudge Proof Labels Apply a light coat of nail polish over any label and it is instantly waterproofed!   2. Seal an Envelope   3. Threading a Needle A quick fix for fighting with a needle and thread is dipping the end of your thread in a small amount of nail polish for easier entry.

10 Surprising Uses For Sugar

1. Extend lipstick life Sprinkle a bit of sugar atop freshly applied lipstick, let it sit, and then lick it off. This will help set the lipstick and will extend the life of your lipstick so you won’t have to re-apply as often.   2. Homemade body scrub Sugar makes for a splendid exfoliating agent

DIY All-Purpose Degreaser

Make your own degreaser with just 2 ingredients. Mix 1 part vinegar and 1 part dish soap. Put in spray bottle. Use for soap scum on tiles and glass, greasy kitchens etc. Spray, let it sit for 5 minutes and start to clean.

20 Surprising Uses For Salt

    1. Pick up a dropped egg. If an egg breaks on the kitchen floor, sprinkle salt on the mess and leave it there for 20 minutes. You’ll be able to wipe it right up.   2. Soothe a bee sting. Wet the sting right away, then cover it with salt.   3. Eliminate

DIY Fabric Spray Starch

Don’t be stuck with buy expensive spray starch. Make you own with ingredients you probably already have around the house. DIY Fabric Spray Starch   Save Print   Ingredients 1 heaping tablespoon corn starch 1 pint water (if you have hard water you might want to use distilled water.) Spray bottle 1-2 drops essential oil

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