Have you ever wondered if aspirin can be used for anything other than to relieve pain and fever? Well, this common over-the-counter medication has a ton of surprising uses that most people don’t know about.

10 Amazing things that aspirin can do for you:

1. Lengthens the life of flowers

It is sad to observe how the bouquet of flowers that you gave away wilts with the passage of time, but this has a solution. To make your fresh cut flowers last longer in their vase, add a crushed tablet of aspirin to the water. This trick works especially well for roses, making them last much longer and in better condition.

2. Removes sweat stains

Those annoying white patches of fruit from the combination of sweat and deodorant will finally be eliminated. Just crush 4 aspirin pills and then dissolve in a bowl of warm water. Then place the clothes in the bowl and let it soak for 1 hour. Take off your clothes and wash them as you always do.

3. Anti-aging

You can delay those wrinkles with this paste made by aspirin. Grind 4 tablets and mix with warm water until the consistency is pasty. Apply on your face and perform gentle massages. Repeat the process 2 times a week.

4. Relaxed feet

After a long working day, your feet suffer more than another part of the body and in many cases that manifests with dryness, calluses or cracks. However, after this treatment your feet will rest and they will thank you with all your heart. With 4 crushed tablets, mix a little lemon juice into a paste. Apply to the affected area while giving circular massages. Let stand for 10 minutes and wipe with a dry cloth, finally use a pumice stone. Do the process 3 times a week for 1 month.

5. Keeps dandruff at bay

Dandruff ’snowflakes’ not only make your scalp itch but are also quite unsightly. To get rid of dandruff, wash your hair with 2 crushed aspirin pills mixed into your normal amount of shampoo.

6. Exfoliating

You want a clean and smooth face, with no trace of dead skin, well, with this exfoliant you will have magazine skin. You only need two tablets, crush and mix with a little lemon juice and the (old reliable) baking soda to form a homogenous paste. Apply to the face and gently give circular massages. Let stand 20 minutes. Rinse and ready a smooth and dazzling skin in such a short time and home.

7. Repairs damaged hair

Your hair will also benefit from the use of aspirin. For healthy and shiny hair, dissolve a strip of aspirins in a cup of warm water and apply to clean hair. Leave for about 15 minutes, and then rinse.

8. Incarnated hairs

Those annoying hairs stuck under our skin. They are horrible but no more. Grind 3 tablets and mix with warm water. Apply to the affected area and apply gentle circular massages, let stand 10 minutes and then remove with plenty of cold water. Repeat the process 3 times per week for 4 weeks.

9. Exfoliating for lips

Believe it or not, your lips also require attention. Tritura a pastilla and mix with a little brown sugar and honey from below (not artificial) to form a paste. Apply on your lips giving gentle massages. Rest for about 15 minutes and then rinse with water.

10. Relieves insect bites

Aspirin can also help reduce swelling and soothe the itching caused by mosquito bites. Dampen an uncoated aspirin in a tablespoon of water, and apply it to the affected area for a few minutes.