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15 Grooming Hacks That Will Make Your Life Easier

Get clean.

1. Leave shaving cream on for five minutes to avoid razor burn.

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It’s recommended that you use a quality shaving agent too.

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2. If you have to pop your pimples, do it with tissues on your fingertips.

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That way you won’t scratch up your face, and you won’t transfer too much gross bacteria.

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3. Use nail clippers to trim stray mustache hairs.

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Clippers are small and handy — perfect for those pesky little hairs.

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4. A 1:1 vodka to water ratio gets rid of B.O. from your shirt.

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Spray it on and smell the magic.

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5. Hair conditioner is a great shaving cream for sensitive areas.

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Like up there and down there. See what else you can do with conditioner.

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6. Fake groomed eyebrows with gel.

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Brow gel just became your new best friend.

7. Run out of blotting papers? Use coffee filters.

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Starbucks’ napkins apparently work just as well.

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8. A magazine or newspaper is the key to grooming the back of your neck.

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For the guys in the house who keep up with their neck hair, align a mag with their earlobes — when pressed against the head, you now have a guide of where to shave.

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9. Combat dandruff with tea tree oil.

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Dr. Oz says you can decrease your flaky problems with tea tree oil, which has antibacterial properties.

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10. Avoid Q-Tip disaster when you use olive oil to clean your ears.

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Q-Tips are scary, just ask Hannah Horvath. A couple of drops of olive oil a week can naturally get rid of wax from your ears (without the pain!).

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11. Brush your teeth in the shower.

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And wash your face, shave, etc. Get all these things done in one freakin’ session.

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12. Cure athlete’s foot with peroxide.

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Pour it on and wipe your feet down. To maintain, use Neosporin to help the skin and give your shoes an overnight baking soda treatment.

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13. Corn starch is a cheaper alternative to dry shampoo.

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Greasy hair can temporarily be remedied by corn starch — and it works on dark and light hair colors.

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14. Aloe is a moisturizing and effective hair gel.

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It will help your hair stay in place without the crunchiness.

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15. Groom your nails after you shower.

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Your finger and toenails soften up while you shower, making it easier to trim your nails and push your cuticles back.

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