You may only use Listerine as a mouthwash, but its inventors had so much more in mind.
The Krazy Coupon Lady writes: “Did you know Listerine, which was formulated in 1879, was originally developed as a surgical antiseptic and, historically, has been used for all sorts of things? It actually wasn’t marketed for bad breath until the 1970s!”
And with so many helpful ingredients in Listerine — such as thyme, eucalyptus, and alcohol — it’s no wonder this product is being used in so many creative ways.
Keep scrolling to see just how many surprising ways there are for you to use Listerine in your life!
Surprising Use #1: Rub It Under Your Arms
Have you ever found yourself without deodorant at a very inopportune moment?
Well, Listerine is great for fighting underarm odors whenever you are in a pinch!
Simply pour some Listerine onto a cotton ball and gently dab it under your arms.