Tea is full of antioxidants that play a vital role in repairing any cellular damage that could subsequently cause diseases and wrinkles. So we did a little research on teabag uses and as it turns out, it has many other uses before you just toss it away in trash. So go on, read the 15 uses of teabags you didn’t know about here and let us know what you think of them.
Let the teabags cool down once they have been submerged and then place them on sunburns or the minor burns to gain relief. You can brew a tea bath and stay in the cooled-off water as well for relief if required.
Itching can be eased by application of used teabags on rashes and insect bites.
Tannins is able to constrict the blood vessel thus helping in stopping the bleeding and also helps in relieving the swollen tissues. Make sure you use a cooled and used tea bag for this purpose.
Use a soaked tea bag for this. Simply place it on the bruise to allow for faster healing.
Apply a warm teabag onto the wart for about 10 minutes a couple of times in a day. The wart will shrink in a few days.
Soak the teabag in warm water and place it on each eye for almost 20 minutes.
Rinse your hair with a cup of tea to make them shine more and more manageable. Use this only if you have dark hair though.
Rinsing with tea on a regular basis by those who have light hair will allow for some really fun highlights.
Have your feet soaked into a steeped-tea bath for 20 minutes every day. Astringency in tea will close the sweat-emitting pores and tannins will kill off the stinky bacteria.
Wipe a teabag over any trouble zone on your face and blot it with a clean towel.
Use a rag or washcloth soaked in cooled down tea water for wiping the furniture followed by patting it dry with another cloth.
You can use it for cleaning dirty mirrors, pans and pots as well.
Place a used tea bag in refrigerator to let it soak up any offensive smell. It can be used for ashtrays as well.
Have used tea leaves added to the compost heap to allow for speeding up of decomposition. Keep in mind that not all bags are made of compostable materials so it’s wise to take out the contents of the bag and use them instead of using the whole bag.
Have a teabag soaked in warm water and then place it under your eyes for about 20 minutes to get rid of the dark circles.