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I am obsessed with hydrogen peroxide

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rootypig Wed 09-Oct-13 23:58:22

Am using a solution as a bathroom and kitchen cleaner, and adding it to washing to get whites whiter. It is so cheap and apparently much less toxic than bleach.

Tell me what else I can do with it.

NotDead Thu 10-Oct-13 00:00:11

clear ear-wax

JustinBsMum Thu 10-Oct-13 00:03:13

Mix with bicarbonate of soda and peppermint essence and use as tooth bleach so you look like this grin

NotDead Thu 10-Oct-13 00:06:19

hair bleach

ThePigOfHappiness Thu 10-Oct-13 00:07:37

Where do you buy it? I haven't found it anywhere,

rootypig Thu 10-Oct-13 00:16:10

Ooh JustinB does it work on teeth? I have smoker's teeth. I am a bit scared of putting it in my mouth or bath despite being obsessed with it grin

Pig I am in the US so not helpful hmm But any old cheapo chemist / discount store. Health and beauty section.

NoComet Thu 10-Oct-13 00:51:50

Boots pharmacists (probably cheaper at a small independent)

I use it for removing blood stains, dippy teen DD, need I say more. It bubbles and is quite fun in a macabre sort of way.

rootypig Thu 10-Oct-13 00:59:43

Am totally going to bleed on something just to do that.

Anyone added it to their bath? I am scared of that too and not sure of the benefit but seems like a good way to clean it and me simultaneously grin.

BillyBanter Thu 10-Oct-13 01:05:32

If you have 3% solution you have to mix it with 3 parts water for mouthwash. If 6% then 6 parts water.

It tastes of nothing when you're gargling but distinctly odd afterwards.

Rockinhippy Thu 10-Oct-13 01:11:34

Soak the stain on a wee stained mattress & then sprinkle with bicarbonate of soda - leave over night - then Hoover - shiny clean, odourless, like new mattress smile

You buy it at the pharmacy counter of any chemist here, the smaller independents been cheaper

PigletJohn Thu 10-Oct-13 10:35:27

If you keep buying it, you may find the FBI snooping round, as it has other uses.

rootypig Thu 10-Oct-13 18:26:37


Even I do not have enough wee and bloodstained garments to warrant a supply of H2O2 that would interest the Feds!

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