If you’re anything like me, then you probably had no idea that Listerine was formulated in 1879 and was originally developed to be a surgical antiseptic. It wasn’t until the 1970s that it was marketed as a solution for bad breath. What?!
Aside from eliminating your bad breath, Listerine can be used for all sorts of other things! Check out these 8 alternative uses for Listerine. It might save you a few bucks on other products, too!
1 Eliminate fleas on your pet.
You can dilute Listerine in water and use it as a pet spray to eliminate fleas on your animals. You can also mix it with shampoo to add it to their bath. Check out this eHow Home Remedy page for the details.
2 Say goodbye to stinky feet!
Listerine doesn’t only keep your mouth fresh, it can keep your feet smelling fresh too! Just soak a cotton ball in Listerine and rub it on your feet. It can also help to alleviate athletes foot. Two for one!