Reddit Users Share 25 Ways To Make Your Life Easier

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Life Pro Tips is a section on Reddit where users share ideas for making life more efficient. The tips are so savvy, they can be used anywhere.

We’ve rounded up 25 of our favourites and are sharing them here. 

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title=”Slick antiperspirant on your feet before hiking and running. It will cut down on blisters and keep your feet warm in the winter.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”When camping, strap a head lamp to a gallon jug of water. The tent will be filled with ambient light.”
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title=”Unscented dental floss can be used to cut cakes, cheeses and other soft foods perfectly.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Use a clean dustpan to fill a container that won’t fit in the sink.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Use Windex to remove carpet stains.”
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title=”Use toothpaste to clean dirty headlights.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Use a pair of scissors instead of a Phillips-Head screwdriver in a pinch.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Apply cayenne pepper directly to a toothache to lessen the pain.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Wrap a wet paper towel around a beverage and stick it in the freezer to make it ice cold.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”On vacation, hide emergency cash in an empty Chapstick container.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Stick cotton balls up your nose before you cut onions. This will keep your eyes from tearing.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Use a clothespin to hold a nail while hammering.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Dry contact lenses? Dab water on closed eyelids.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Use nail polish to colour code keys.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Turn a cereal container into a trash can for your car.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Keep salespeople from pestering you by wearing headphones while you shop.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Flatten ground meat before freezing. It will thaw quicker and more evenly.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Check your local thrift store for a cheap power adaptor rather than buying a new one.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Turn credit cards upside-down to make them easier to pull from your wallet.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”To check bad breath: Lick your wrist, wait a few seconds, and then smell it.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Bread tags make excellent cord labels.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”To remove furniture scratches: Crack open a walnut and rub the kernel over the scratch.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Apply pressure to an itch. The reduced blood flow will stop the irritation.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Use guitar picks to crack gadgets open.”
content=”From Reddit’s Life Pro Tips.
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title=”Turn used Nutella jars into perfect glass tumblers.”
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title=”Hack your way to a better life …”
content=”Reddit users present more real-life cheats >
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