Beauty benefits of Toothpaste

Did you ever think that your dental hygiene caretaker - toothpaste, which is the first thing you use to kick start your day, has in it some amazing beauty benefits too? Indeed it does and quite a few for that matter. From keeping your teeth in sparkling white condition to getting rid of those stubborn acne on your face, this humble toothpaste of yours does it all. Toothpaste used on your skin will help to also improve your tone. The properties present in white toothpaste have the ability to lessen marks and scars. It also lightens the pigmentation on your skin thus giving you a better look and feel.


Acne is one of the most irritating skin problem every one faces. Just when you want to attend those special events in life, this issue gets worse. When ever a pimple pops up, dab a little paste over it and let it stay overnight. The next morning the pimple appears to be dry without a scar too. For Blackheads also you could use toothpaste. To remove blackheads, use toothpaste mixed with a portion of walnut scrub. And for whiteheads brush your skin using toothpaste and water.

Toothpaste could also rescue you from your bad hair days. Toothpaste contains the same ingredients in part as hair gel. The water soluble polymers are the same so you can actually use toothpaste as hair gel if you should be facing a hair emergency. Toothpaste will not stain or damage your hair and it rinses clean away. Also, the next time you color your own hair, have a bit of white toothpaste on hand for those color stains on your face, ears and neck. If your color runs and leaves a stain, just rub a bit of toothpaste on it and scrub the stain away. You can also use toothpaste to get hair color stains out of clothing.

Toothpaste can also make you look young! Don't believe it? then try applying a small quantity of toothpaste on your wrinkles before you hit the bed and leave it overnight and rinse it the next morning. Regular usage of this will help you lightened those wrinkles. Also for your skin emergencies, it could be a saviour. Not always will you have access to medication and specially in case of small burns or bites, using toothpaste on the effected regions could prove to be of great help. Just grab a toothpaste and dab a small amount onto the wound and you’ll be surprised at how soothing it can be.