10 excellent uses for beer you probably didn't know of
Usually we hear the word "Beer" we immediately think of the wonderful alcoholic beverage. And of course the first thought that comes to mind is how nice it would be if we could have a cold glass of beer right now.
But we found that there are some unexpected uses and amazing benefits this drink provides that aren't related to drink consupmtion.
So the next time you drink beer, think twice before finishing it.
1. Nourishes the hair and helps its rapid growth
Beer is rich in vitamin B, the main ingredient for healthy hair that also promotes hair growth.
Just pour a glass of beer over your hair, massage it into your scalp, and leave it for 5 minutes. Rinse with cold water. Your hair will shine like it never shined before.
2. Makes your skin strong and soft
Beer contains antioxidants that prevent skin aging. Surprisingly, this alcoholic beverage has another amazing benefit: it helps the skin repair itself, helps the skin stretch itself, and thus reduces wrinkles and make them disappear. Try this facial mask: Stir in 1 tablespoon of beer, 1 egg whites, and 3 drops of almond oil. Apply on clean face, and leave for 10 minutes.|l
3. Helps you sleep better
Hops, one of the key ingredients in beer production, is a natural anesthetic known as a natural cure for insomnia.
Try this simple trick: Wash your pillowcase with an equal amount of beer and water, the fabric will absorb the aroma of the hops and it will help you fall asleep faster.
4. Treats tired legs
Fill a bowl with cold beer, and soak your legs in it for a few minutes. The refreshing effect of the beer will help soothe your sore feet after a long work day.
5. Removes dead skin cells
In addition to toning the skin, beer also removes dead skin cells. As a result, your skin tone will be even and glowing.
Take a handful of strawberries and two tablespoons of beer. Mix together until ointment is obtained. Apply it to the face to remove dead skin cells and regrow skin cells.
6. Beer marinade softens meat
Beer is a great option if you want to soften meat without changing its taste. Put the meat in plastic utensils, and add a little beer. Put in the fridge. The next day, enjoy a soft and tasty meat slice.
7. Adds shine to the wood furniture
Pour some hot beer onto a piece of cloth, and rub the wooden surface that needs to be 'revived'. The result: The furniture will shine and look like new.
8. Insect repellent
Beer keeps flies away from your food. Pour some beer into a glass, cover with aluminum foil, and make some holes. The flies, will smell the drink and go inside, but will not be able to get out.
You can try this trick with cockroaches.
9. Makes each metal object appear brighter
The beer has a low acidity level which is perfect for polishing metals, such as metal pots and jewelry.
Pour some beer on a cloth, and rub the metal. You can also try to soak the objects in the beer for a few minutes. After drying them, you will be shocked by how shining they are.
10. Helps opening rusty screws
The beer acids can break down rust, which helps open screws easily. Pour some beer on the screw, wait a few minutes, and try opening it again.