I love my beauty products, and tend to develop diehard brand loyalty to my favorite creams and face washes.
That said, Im an equally big fan of shopping my kitchen cabinets for beauty (and general health) solutions, which means that I get plenty of bang for my buck where basic pantry staples are concerned.
Did you know, for example, that you can use ordinary lemon juice to clear your complexion and soothe a sore throat? Talk about value!
But the really unsung hero of your kitchen is actually a handy ingredient that just about everyone has on hand, even if your cooking repertoire is limited to pasta.
Olive oil is one of the most efficient and healthful products in any kitchen. As a bonus, all of those fatty acids and lipids can also work wonders for your health, home, and beauty regimen!
Scroll through the gallery to check out a few of our favorite tips and tricks!
Olive Oil Use #1: As Shaving Cream
Olive Oil Use #2: On Stray Polish
Olive Oil Use #3: On A Sticky Hinge
Olive Oil Use #4: In The Bath
Olive Oil Use #5: On A Stuck Zipper
Olive Oil Use #6: To Soothe Your Throat
Olive Oil Use #7: For Gum Stuck In Hair
Olive Oil Use #8: As Lip Balm
Read more: http://www.littlethings.com/olive-oil-uses/