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For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

Date October 10, 2018 17:55

In order to solve some problems, we often need to use a non-standard approach.

For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

Feminine hygiene products are irreplaceable during periods, but they can be used not only for their intended purpose. Pads can help us in a variety of situations. Today, we will talk about the cases when the sanitary towels can be of great help to you in everyday life!

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7 brilliant life hacks with feminine hygiene products

1. Stains from sweat

For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

Probably most of us faced this problem during hot summer days. Special pads will help prevent sweat stains in the armpits or under the breasts, but regular sanitary towels that need to be glued to the inside of a garment can be a perfect alternative to them. These hygiene products are very thin and absorb moisture well, meaning they can easily cope with the problem of excessive perspiration.

2. Slippers

For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

If the hotel didn’t provide you with slippers, and you forgot your own at home, you can easily make a pair from pads! Even in expensive hotels, the cleanliness of the bathroom tiles can be in question, so don’t hesitate to take advantage of this trick.

3. Disposable insoles

For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

Women’s pads can be used instead of insoles for sneakers. Thanks to the adhesive surface, they are securely fixed inside the shoe, perfectly absorb moisture and don’t cause discomfort to the legs.

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4. Bleeding

For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

Each of us can stumble, scratch a knee or an elbow. In these cases, pads will also be helpful if proper means are unavailable. They absorb moisture well, meaning they will quickly stop the blood and serve as a bandage.

5. Remove makeup or nail polish

For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

Sanitary pads can be an alternative to cotton pads in situations where they aren’t at hand. The soft surface of these products doesn’t injure the face skin and easily copes with the makeup removal.

6. Against corns

For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

Glue a small piece of a thin pad on the back of a shoe from the inside. The shoes will stop slipping from sweat and won’t rub your feet. No more annoying corns on your tender skin!

7. For applying eyeshadows

For Women's Eyes Only! 7 Ingenious Ways To Use Sanitary Pads For Unintended Purposes

Everyday pads can be a budget alternative to special makeup patches. Simply cut one in half and glue the halves under the eyes. Now you can safely apply the eyeshadows, without fear that they will fall on the cheeks.

As you can see, in addition to common use, women’s hygiene products have a lot of other applications. That is why it won’t be superfluous to keep a couple of extra pads in your bag. You never know in what situations they will become helpful!

What about you? Do you know any tricks with the pads, in addition to those listed? Tell us about them in the comments!

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This material is provided for informational purposes only. Some of the products and items discussed in this article may cause an allergic reaction and damage your health. Before use, consult a certified technician/specialist. The editorial board is not responsible for any harm or other consequences that may be caused by the use of the methods, products or items described in this article.