By Chelsea, age 14, Virginia
Sweet Designs Featured Writer
Got an emergency and need a quick fix? Super Chelsea to the rescue! (:
For acne emergencies, use one of the following fixes:♥ Apply an ice cube
♥ Eye redness reliever
♥ Hemorrhoid cream (sounds gross, but works great)
♥ Calamine lotion
♥ 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and 1 tablespoon of cornstarch. Apply then let dry.
For shaving nicks:♥ Moisten a dry tea bag with cold water and place it on the cut to stop the bleeding.
For insect bites:♥ Mix 1 part meat tenderizer to 4 parts water and apply to bite.
For sunburn:♥ Chill a spray bottle of vinegar in the fridge, then spray on.
♥ Rub a peeled cucumber on it.
♥ Pop an ibuprofen on it.
♥ Rub aloe vera on it.
For red nose:♥ Apply eye drops with a cotton swab.
For puffy eyes:♥ Run spoons under cold water then place them under your eyes. Gently massage the rounded part of the spoon over your eye.
For dark circles:♥ Apply sliced potatoes while lying down for 5 minutes.
♥ Rub the contents of a vitamin K capsule over it.
For chapped lips:♥ Run tape against lips to peel off dead skin.
For greasy hair:♥ Blot hair with a baby wipe, followed by a tissue that's been pulled apart.
For frizzy hair:♥ Mix equal amounts of conditioner and gel in your palms and run over your hair.
♥ Put moisturizer over the top layer of your hair.
So the next time you're in a hurry and need a quick fix, just remember these tips, and you'll be out the door in no time!