What are some easy hacks for women

27 life hacks every woman should know

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Well, some of these tips can come in handy for guys too.

1. Break in your ballerinas in under five minutes.

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Step 1: Put on thick socks and then your ballet flats.

Step 2: Blow dry your shoes in tight areas for a few minutes.

Step 3: Keep your socks / ballet flats on while they cool down.

Step 4: Test them out, repeat the process if you want them to be even more extensive.

2. Wear clear nail polish on the inside of your rings.

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Your fingers will be free of green spots.

3. Use a pumice stone to de-fluff a sweater.

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You can also use a lint roller to keep your sweaters neat and clean.

4. Hang your handbags with hooks for shower curtains.

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So easy!

5. Wear loose ponytails to avoid bald spots.

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If you tie your hair too tightly (and often) it will prevent hair growth. Don't try to tie your ponytail in the same place over and over again.

6. White wine neutralizes red wine stains.

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Yes, you read that right. If you're at a party and accidentally spill some red wine on your blouse, immediately pour white wine on the stain and let it air dry. The white neutralizes the red, which makes stain removal easier.

7. Keep your make-up on a magnetic board.

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This is a great way to keep track of your makeup and stay organized. Instructions here.

8. Tuck your non-skinny jeans neatly into your boots.

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Simply fold the bottom of your jeans and roll them up so they fit easily into socks.

9. Remove deodorant stains with dryer sheets.

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Rub the stains in a circular motion and the wipes will absorb the deodorant. Make sure there is no lint left from the dryer sheet or you will have gray stains. Tights work too!

10. Color your keys with nail polish to make them easy to distinguish.

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It is especially helpful if you lend a house guest a spare key.

11. Chill your white wine with frozen grapes.

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This prevents the taste from being watered down!

12. Pack your shoes in a shower cap when packing a suitcase.

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This prevents the soles from coming into contact with your clean things.

13. Put a magnetic strip in your bathroom cabinet to store bobby pins and tweezers.

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Instructions here.

14. Turn your hangers over to clear out your closet.

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We all buy clothes we don't wear and they take up unnecessary wardrobe space. Place your hangers in the opposite direction and after you've used an item of clothing, hang it up regularly. At the end of the year (or season) donate any clothes that hang upside down.

15. Put your necklace in a straw to prevent the chain from becoming tangled.

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It might look silly, but it will save you time and frustration.

16. Use a caddy to store your hair tools.

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You can buy some here. You can also use PVC pipes!

17. Attach cutlery boxes to store your jewelry.

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Instructions here.

18. Put pool noodles in your boots to keep them upright.

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Newspapers and magazines also work.

19. Use rice and a sock to make a DIY heat pack.

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Ideal for aches and pains. Instructions here.

20. Tie your scarves and stockings to hangers for easy storage.

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21. Use two fingers to test the fit of your bra.

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If you can't comfortably tuck two fingers under the band of your bra, it's too tight. If you can put your whole hand under the band, it's too loose.

22. Put baking soda in your ballet flats to avoid smelly shoes.

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If you put on shoes without socks, your feet will sweat and start to smell. Putting baking soda in your shoes will kill the bacteria and remove the disgusting smell.

23. Stick old wine corks on a picture frame to make a DIY cork sheet.

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Instructions here.

24. Use your straightener to iron hems.

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25. Use hangers to organize your boots.

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Just make sure they have sliding clips.

26. Hold your mascara brush under hot running water for easier application.

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Also, DO NOT pump your mascara brush up and down the tube - this will cause lumps. Twist the brush in the bottle before applying another layer.

27. Use ice cubes to remove gum from your hair.

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This will make the gum hard and easier to remove. You can also use this method to remove gum from the soles of your shoes.

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