These zesty, energy giving fruits are very versatile in the world of beauty, nutrition and crafting. Do not let orange peels got to waste once you enjoy the fruit of the oranges. Today we will present you 16 amazing ways you can use this peel to improve your overall health:
- Perfume your home:
Place a bunch of orange peels into a pot of boiling water and let it simmer for some time. It will bring an amazing orange smell in your home.
- Place in brown sugar bin:
You can draw moisture away from other products by using dried orange peels. Place some orange peels and brown sugar in a container for a fresher product longer.
- Place them under the trashbag or in your garage disposal:
This peel keeps some pretty noxious smells at bay. These problem areas can smell cleaner longer by using orange peel
- As a face mask:
Make a mixture between honey and 2 tbsp of orange zest. Apply it on your face and get rid of scars and rejuvenate the skin.
- As a candle:
Get two bowl-like shells of orange peel by cutting around this fruit with a knife. One of the halves can be actually used as a base for the candle. You can add some olive or canola oil over the wick and then light the candle. Do not forget to cut a whole on the other half of the peel to make some ventilation.
- Zesting the peel is one of the easiest and healthiest ways to use orange peel. It can be put on your salads, yogurt, cereal and toast.
- Candy the peels:
You can simply treat yourself or you can make a cure gift to your family and friends with a bit of sweet tooth.
- Infuse orange peel:
You can make a natural cleaning agent for your sweet home by infusing orange peel into vinegar.
- Rub it on kitchen stains to battle through grease on surfaces and stove top.
As an insect repellant:
When rubbed on the skin, orange peel can act as powerful insect repellent.
- Teeth whitening:
You can also white your teeth by attaching and rubbing the peel on your teeth.
- Make your own scrub:
Make a mixture between orange zest, a course raw sugar and coconut oil and rejuvenate and exfoliate your skin like never before.
- Add the peel to your bath:
The peel is ideal for bath because it is full of essential oils. It will do wonders to your bath.
- Add it to potpourri with chamomile or lavender oil.
As natural deodorizer:
You can simply put the peel into a small muslin bag or and place it in your shoes and clothes drawers. You will get nice orange clean smell.
- For tea:
Grate the peel into boiling water and let it simmer for some time. You will get an amazing tea with tons of health benefits.
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