Items around your bathroom that are more versatile than you think:
▪ Vapor rub: You know it for clearing congestion. But it can also repel mosquitoes. Dab a little on before heading outdoors this summer.
Get sandal-ready by applying vapor rub on your feet. Then cover with socks for smooth heels. Or use anywhere on your body that needs a little moisturizing.
The scent of vapor rub has been reported to relieve headaches.
▪ Nail polish: Use clear nail polish to waterproof labels in your garden.
Protect costume jewelry from tarnishing by applying a thin layer of clear polish.
Keep rope, string and even shoelaces from unraveling by sealing the ends with clear nail polish.
Identify keys by using colored nail polish.