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Love this! Vanilla as Freezer Freshener ~ Trade frostbite funk for a more pleasing freezer scent and wipe the inside of the icebox with an extract-dampened cotton pad.
good idea -- I don't have long nails, but so many do. I'll bet you could even put a bit of oil or lotion on the cotton & have a mini nail/hand treatment while you work :-)
Removing Stickers "To remove stubborn price tags from items like dishes and glassware, I use a cotton pad or Q-tip soaked with rubbing alcohol. The alcohol dissolves the sticky glue and doesn't mess up my manicure."
Eliminate sticky residue from an iron. Run the hot iron (no steam) over plain paper sprinkled with salt.
To restore a damaged CD, apply a dot of non-gel formulat toothpaste to a cotton cloth and rub in a straight line from the center of the CD outward, covering any scratches. Rinse off the toothpaste with water.