Have you ever heard of oxygenated water? It is a natural product that possesses many practical properties. In fact, this water, which we’ve added oxygen to can help you out in life in many different ways. It can, notably, help you whiten your teeth as well as treat problems related to bad breath. Discover 15 practical things you can do with oxygenated water.
1. Wash your fruits and vegetables
Oxygenated water can help you wash your fruits and vegetables. All you need to do is fill your sink with cold water and add 5 cl of this product. After, wash your fruits and veggies to remove any pesticides and dirt, then rinse them.
2. Disinfect your dishes
Like for your fruits and vegetables, you can disinfect your dishes with oxygenated water. To do this, pour 5 cl of oxygenated water in your washing liquid container or in the dish liquid compartment of your dishwasher. Your dishes won’t just be clean, they will also be disinfected.
3. Get rid of bad breath
Do you have a bad breath problem? You can fix it by making your own mouthwash. In a glass, mix 1 part water and 1 part oxygenated water then gargle it. Oxygenated water eliminates bacteria that creates bad breath.
4. Whiten your teeth
To have a sparkling white smile, you can brush your teeth with a paste made with baking soda and oxygenated water. Don’t do this trick more than once a week because you could damage your dental enamel.
5. Clean your cutting boards
Even if your cutting boards seem clean to you, they can have tons of microbes and bacteria. It is important to wash them, but also to disinfect them. You can clean them with oxygenated water. When the water comes into contact with the bacteria, it will become effervescent. Wait a few minutes, scrub your cutting board with a sponge, and rinse it.
6. Degrease your saucepans and stove
Are you looking for an easy way of degreasing your kitchen accessories? You can create a paste by mixing baking soda and oxygenated water and clean your saucepans and stove with this mixture. Then, all you need to do is leave it for a few minutes, scrub with an abrasive brush, then rinse.
7. Clean your shower tiling grouts
Are your shower tiling grouts dirty and filthy? Put some oxygenated water in a spray bottle and spray it on the grouts. Wait a few minutes. You will notice a effervescent emulsion. Then scrub the grouts with a toothbrush and rinse.
8. Remove sweat stains from your clothes
It is normal to get sweat stains on our clothes. Thankfully, we can easily remove these stains by spraying a small amount of oxygenated water on our stains before putting our clothes in the washing machine.
9. Clean smooth surfaced floors
Oxygenated water can help you clean smooth surfaced floors. All you need to do is mix 15 cl oxygenated water and 3 L of warm water to wash your floors. The best part is that you don’t need to rinse your floors afterward!
10. Give an antiparasite treatment to your house plants
House plants can often get attacked by parasites. They can weaken the plants, and eventually kill them. You can give your plants a treatment against paristes by spraying their leaves with 5 cl of oxygenated water and a quarter of a liter water. It is a natural remedy and very practical against parasites.
11. Get rid of moldy smells from your clothes
Have you ever forgotten your clothes in the washer for a few hours or even for a whole day? Usually, the smells coming from the humid fabric is very unpleasant. You can eliminate it by putting the clothes in a container filled with 1/4 of a liter oxygenated water for 15 minutes. Then wash your clothes again.
12. Get rid of toxins in your body
One of the properties of oxygenated water is to eliminate the toxins from your body. You can pour a 1/4 of a liter in your bath’s hot water while taking care of your body and still relaxing.
13. Treat your foot mycosis
If you have mycosis on your feet, you can treat it with oxygenated water. To do this, soak a cotton ball in a mixture of 1 part water and 1 part oxygenated water. Pat the zone that needs to be treated and then leave the cotton on for the whole night (secure it with a bandage). Repeat until your mycosis has disappeared.
14. Brighten your hairs
Oxygenated water is a good alternative to shaving. You can bleach your hairs with the help of this product. All you need to do is put a cotton ball in oxygenated water stabilized at 10 volumes and to tap it on your hairs. They will instantly whiten.
15. Disinfect a small wound
You can disinfect a small wound with (mediacal) pure oxygenated water. It will help accelerate the healing and scarring process.
16. Get rid of earwax plugs in your ears
Earwax plugs can form themselves in your ears. You can dissolve them by pouring 2 drops of olive oil and 2 drops of oxygenated water in your ear. When you pour this mixture in your ear, an effervescent emulsion will happen. Wait a few minutes, then tilt your head towards the sink so the ear wax can leak out.