10 Rubbing Alcohol Life Hacks You Need To Know

  • Published on May 19, 2017
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  • Rissa
    Rissa 2 days ago

    People. Essential oils don't do shit! Ain't nothing essential about them. They can even be harmful if you don't know what the fuck you're doing.

  • Nate T
    Nate T 2 days ago

    Watch out on using rubbing alcohol on shoes... it will remove/degrade the glue holding them together.

  • Nyshawn Grant
    Nyshawn Grant 7 days ago

    I This Guy Like Batman 😂

  • Trent Wickham
    Trent Wickham 10 days ago

    Alfred get the bat brush

  • Hoonan Enterprises
    Hoonan Enterprises 10 days ago

    Why would you use rubbing alcohol in your wiper fluid. It gets on your paint finish. Is this guy freakn stupid.. he can keep putting on his junker. (Attached picture of 1980s datsun)

  • robo hamster care
    robo hamster care 10 days ago +1

    you must be shy of showing brands!

  • robo hamster care
    robo hamster care 10 days ago +1

    oral b vitality with fake oral b brush haeds!

  • Daegog The Wyrdmake
    Daegog The Wyrdmake 22 days ago

    I'm highly skeptical of anything or anyone when they suggest they use of "essential oils" several times.

  • Tide Pod Pad Thai
    Tide Pod Pad Thai 24 days ago

    I use rubbing alcohol to clean my glasses

  • Naudia the king
    Naudia the king 28 days ago

    Uhhhhmmm...We need to rub the rubbing alcohol for it to work?

  • Areeba Habib
    Areeba Habib Month ago

    Still using that toilet so sink👍👍

  • Kenjy
    Kenjy Month ago

    Dude it can burn your lungs u should not put it on a toothbrush just use normal not that alcoholic alcohol like rakia

  • Semetersi
    Semetersi Month ago

    I saw the Bills hat. Lets go Buffalo

  • Dušan Gajdoš
    Dušan Gajdoš Month ago

    Because new isn't always the better?
    Guess you are one of those, 'dinosaurs are 6000 y. o. and they lived along with people'

  • Antoinette Peterson

    I am going to go out and buy lots of baking soda and white vinegar, and get to work...thanks for all the great tips!

  • krisbrech
    krisbrech 2 months ago

    Is there any lifehacks to get rid of sweat in your boots i wear biots alot but the ones i wear where the toes are are like sweat sponges and smell so anyway i can get rid of the sweat?

  • K P
    K P 2 months ago

    Air freshener does NOT work smells like rubbing alcohol with up to 40+ drops!

  • Geter Priffin
    Geter Priffin 2 months ago +1

    Drink the stuff, it will get rid of all your problems.

  • Dexy83
    Dexy83 2 months ago

    Someone may have already said this but peroxide needs to be in an opaque bottle, so the shower spray will lose most, if not all, efficiency.

  • Jake LFO
    Jake LFO 3 months ago

    It's not really a rubbing alcohol life hack if most of them are "recipes that include rubbing alcohol"

    • suited zombie
      suited zombie 3 months ago

      Well, they could be categorized as life hacks, I suppose?

  • Brody is back
    Brody is back 3 months ago

    Want your brother to stop talking just push rubbing alcohol down his throat. It works

  • cowboy10069
    cowboy10069 3 months ago +1

    this is really bad advice, i strongly recommend you do none of this.

  • cowboy10069
    cowboy10069 3 months ago

    please do not do any of this, rubbing alc is an extreme solvent you will ruin the finish on your shoes and anything you sprayed it on in your house, this is a very bad idea.

  • Sheila Johnson
    Sheila Johnson 3 months ago

    He really likes batman

  • Lucas Black
    Lucas Black 3 months ago

    0:16 what’s that thing in the corner?

  • NS Promio
    NS Promio 3 months ago

    you are a BIG BIG Batman fan

  • Jaivon Jenkins
    Jaivon Jenkins 3 months ago

    ISOPROPYLIS IS POISONOUS . keep it from eye and form ingesting. It can cause permanent blindness

    • suited zombie
      suited zombie 3 months ago +1

      I heard of that! That's why I've never used it in my life

  • Revy
    Revy 3 months ago +2

    Do these essential oils cure my measles

  • whythehellisthisvideo ?????


  • Acepilot8 gaming
    Acepilot8 gaming 4 months ago +1

    I clean ALOT around the house so these tips should do the trick

  • Weave snatcher
    Weave snatcher 4 months ago +1

    *_e s s e n t I a l o i l s_*

  • Winona Murray
    Winona Murray 4 months ago

    wow you sure love spiderman

  • Emma Magee
    Emma Magee 4 months ago

    Put whiteboard marker over the permanent marker and it comes off

  • TheHunter128
    TheHunter128 4 months ago

    Anyone have a windshield cleaner recipe

  • Ermal Koci
    Ermal Koci 4 months ago +1

    Raise your hand who actually uses any of these hacks?

    • suited zombie
      suited zombie 3 months ago +1

      Well, nobody raised their thumb for your comment....so I assume virtually no one 😂

      But I gave you a thumbs up just because

  • Brian Trend
    Brian Trend 5 months ago

    the larger 5 litre bottles of 100% or 70% rubbing (isoprol) alcochol work out at £3.60 per litre. I came here to find other uses for this great product to use up my 5 litres, and there are many. my main use is to clean the my bike after oiling and greasing the disc brake levers etc while bleeding my MTB brakes. another important use for the RA is to sanitise your hands when dealing with wounds and first aid. but can anybody tell me anymore thanks?

  • Aimless Studios
    Aimless Studios 5 months ago

    That doesn't make any sense. If you put any amount of vinegar(acetic acid) in a solution that has hydrogen peroxide. The peroxide will neutralize the acid. Thus making it useless.

  • Donna Grzunov
    Donna Grzunov 5 months ago

    If you write over the top of permanent marker with whiteboard marker on a whiteboard it wipes straight off

  • Yadira Quiles
    Yadira Quiles 5 months ago

    I got about 9 bottles of wintergreen alcohol for free but they contain glycerin, can I still use it to make the solution to clean/desinfect the house, counters, kitchen etc..?

  • TheBoBabsin
    TheBoBabsin 5 months ago +1

    91% rubbing alcohol is excellent for cleaning cannabis resin from bongs and pipes. Salt can be used to act as an abrasive since it doesn't dissolve in alcohol, and is easily flushed out with warm water.

  • jminiex
    jminiex 5 months ago

    if you get dizzy often (like me) sniffing alcohol can help you stop it.

  • Tes M.
    Tes M. 5 months ago

    I work as a cleaning lady part time and it’s pretty funny how many of these hacks I use on a daily basis. Before getting the job I never realized how much use we can get out of running alcohol, besides fixing up scrapes

  • glitch o mojo
    glitch o mojo 5 months ago

    Nice voice crack on the countertop cleaner hack

  • Wyvernzombie
    Wyvernzombie 5 months ago

    Isopropyl alcohol will also kill bed bugs. I carry a spray bottle of 91% in the work truck for when I have to go into sketchy apartment buildings. Just spray on your boots when you get there and when you leave.

  • Medha Bhatnagar
    Medha Bhatnagar 5 months ago +1

    Can you name the rubbing alcohol

  • Pricilla Aldrich
    Pricilla Aldrich 6 months ago +1

    Soooo basically anything you wanna clean....RUBBING ALCOHOL....saved you 8 mins ;)

  • Ivan King ツ
    Ivan King ツ 6 months ago


  • João Gui BR_PRO
    João Gui BR_PRO 6 months ago

    1:24 HH ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

  • PetrosRZ
    PetrosRZ 6 months ago

    I wouldn’t do the windshield washer fluid one. There is a reason a lot of the winter ones use methanol. While alcohol doesn’t freeze it might gel up causing early failure of the windshield wiper motors

  • Silent Huntress72
    Silent Huntress72 6 months ago +1

    Another good hack for the permanent marker, use a dry erase marker and draw over the permanent ink and then erase it. My high school history teacher showed me this one.

  • Introvert Art
    Introvert Art 6 months ago

    I always do this with my tooth brush anyway. I do it with my sons too. I use antibacterial spray, leave it to soak then wash it with antibacterial washing liquid and thoroughly wash it so nothing is left behind. It takes a while But worth it. You never know whats on it like dust or flies landing on the head of it.

  • d20avatar
    d20avatar 6 months ago +1

    Screw that. $5 vodka works as well, and is cheaper.

  • k asdfg
    k asdfg 6 months ago

    The calm, slightly hypnotic background music on your videos is wonderful! In comparison to all the screaming, obnoxious stuff drowning out narrators on a lot of the ones made by other people, yours is a breath of fresh air. An information video where one can actually hear the information!! Thumbs up :>)

  • Rita Nolan
    Rita Nolan 6 months ago

    There are different grades of rubbing alcohol... don't mess around with the dollar store rubbing alcohol it's only 70% go get a good grade of rubbing alcohol is about 91% you can find this at Walgreens CVS or Rite Aid... also the 91% kills bugs on contact

  • nonya Biznessses
    nonya Biznessses 6 months ago

    yeah, because everyone can afford to pay Ninety Six dollars for five drops of peppermint oil at Whole Foods. Fuck you.

  • Jaepeas
    Jaepeas 6 months ago +1

    I like the hand sanitizer but I'm allergic to tea tree oil so gonna have to leave that out lmao

  • Nathanael Conroy
    Nathanael Conroy 7 months ago

    The ink removal tip as works well on skin! If you’re like me and tend to draw on you skin, or your friends are jerks and did that for you the alcohol can get rid of it quickly. Hand sanitizer also works in a pinch!

  • india in dark.
    india in dark. 7 months ago +1

    Are you batman fan???

  • Liuhuayue
    Liuhuayue 7 months ago

    I just clicked because I saw Batman merchandise.

  • Seize up when i nutt
    Seize up when i nutt 7 months ago

    you can put dry erase marker over permanent marker to get rid of it

  • Smchen 44
    Smchen 44 7 months ago +2

    You do realize you shouldn’t be mixing household cleaners with other chemicals.

  • A Swisher
    A Swisher 8 months ago +1

    Most dish soaps are too strong to safely be used on automobiles. The soap can strip the protective waxes and oils from yours cars clearcoat, quickly oxidizing and damaging your paint. It's the reason why they make specially formulated car washing soaps.

    • suited zombie
      suited zombie 3 months ago

      None of these are really soaps, though. They're detergents. Soap will certainly damage your car one way or the other, but detergent, not so much.

  • Sam Magid
    Sam Magid 8 months ago

    Why it's 91%
    Not 90%
    It annoys me lol

  • Mc Nation
    Mc Nation 8 months ago +2

    Everything going to smell like rubbing alcohol

  • YoYo
    YoYo 8 months ago +1

    Bold of you to assume I have money.

  • Alysha Fasenmyer
    Alysha Fasenmyer 8 months ago

    I love his Batman them, it looks soooooo cool

  • DatBoyBreezi
    DatBoyBreezi 8 months ago

    6:51 clOth

  • iHoverZz YT
    iHoverZz YT 8 months ago +1

    Rubbing alcohol helps for a cheap abortion...starts to sip

  • Lumine
    Lumine 8 months ago

    But what if I knew these hacks?

  • NiaJustNia
    NiaJustNia 8 months ago +1

    You need to be really careful with the neat essential oils in the hand sanitizer, they can burn your skin

  • Michael Saalfrank
    Michael Saalfrank 8 months ago

    Rubbing alcohol as lube?

  • rachel
    rachel 8 months ago

    You call also use it to kill your self if you drink a shit ton.

  • FenexDragonis
    FenexDragonis 9 months ago

    It's also great for cleaning up cannabis resin, if you livr somewhere it's legal

    • suited zombie
      suited zombie 3 months ago

      It's finally become legal in Colorado! When my family & I went to the Three Days Grace/Disturbed concert, we saw a lot of people smoking and vaping it. There literally had to be a specific section for these people XD

  • Peachy Notire
    Peachy Notire 9 months ago

    Okay but is nobody gonna talk about what we call the Icicle Pops or not because this is important

  • Against Machines Taking Over

    So I guess permanent marker Isn't So permanent?

  • JeevesReturns
    JeevesReturns 9 months ago

    Mold and mildew on a sidewalk (I’m in way rural south Florida... so it’s an issue)? Pour or spray rubbing alcohol on it. Personally I set it on fire just cause it kind of looks cool ( but you don’t have to), but it’ll be mold free for about 7 months.

  • The hang out
    The hang out 9 months ago

    Batman is awesome!

  • ssundiall
    ssundiall 9 months ago

    4:10 essential oils aren't natural and may burn your skin. of course this is fairly diluted so it wont hurt you but if you want something natural you need to use extracts.

  • Smoky
    Smoky 9 months ago

    Rubbing alcohol also helps when you faint. Put some on a towel or something and put it up to the nose of the person and it helps

    CRAZY Q 9 months ago +1

    But the question is can i drink it

    • suited zombie
      suited zombie 3 months ago +1

      Sure! Totally! Um, it's delicious! I, uh....uhhhhhhh

  • Gabe V
    Gabe V 9 months ago

    spray sunscreen also removes permanent marker. including on skin

  • FAZE_ Orange
    FAZE_ Orange 9 months ago

    I play ros

  • Webby Green
    Webby Green 9 months ago +1

    You can also use nail polish remover to get permanent marker off of most plastics

  • jyoti goswami
    jyoti goswami 9 months ago

    King of random sent me

  • Not A Deathclaw
    Not A Deathclaw 9 months ago

    I have that exact same bills hat👌❤️

  • Andrew Boner
    Andrew Boner 10 months ago +1

    So with the wiper fluid, you want to get rid of methanol, but recommend ammonia? Ammonia is much worse for the environment than methanol and much more poisonous.

  • Richard Tan Tan
    Richard Tan Tan 10 months ago

    Would'nt the alcohol mixed with the essential oils evaporate after a short while? Likewise, hydrogen peroxide would quickly absorb oxygen and lose it effectiveness

  • Kiraro The Kitsune
    Kiraro The Kitsune 10 months ago

    I'm Batman

  • Nick 101 Space
    Nick 101 Space 10 months ago

    Batman every way.

    RUTURAJ BENDKHALE 10 months ago

    Fuck methanol is nothing but alcohol 😢
    Anyway I loved this video

  • nobody nowhere
    nobody nowhere 10 months ago +1

    Who the guck decided that rubbing alcohol should be flavored

    • suited zombie
      suited zombie 3 months ago +1

      I have no 'gucking' idea.
      "Hey kids! Try out our new flavored rubbing alcohol! It's completely safe to ingest, sniff, and pour all over yourself! Just drink an entire bottle, take a nice, hot alcohol bath, take a few sniffs, and it'll get rid of all of your life's problems!"

  • w0nk :0
    w0nk :0 10 months ago +2

    *Essential Oil*

  • reidell magika
    reidell magika 10 months ago

    I thought the cat died

  • Androximus
    Androximus 10 months ago

    Please don’t rub your meat with rubbing alcohol.

  • Imru I
    Imru I 11 months ago

    That is awesome, I made my own cleaning/insect kill and sanitizer. With 3 easy ingredients found at home that I have been using for years almost. Water,antiseptic/disinfectant and hand wash. Kills bugs intently with direct contact.

  • Logface 202
    Logface 202 11 months ago +1

    fun fact, hand sanitizer has actually caused me to slightly loose my sense of smell.

  • Ghannon Gray-Edel
    Ghannon Gray-Edel 11 months ago

    At one point, I heard a teacher say that some wrote ALL over their entire whiteboard in Sharpie! THEY REPLACED THE WHITEBOARD!!!

  • Ghannon Gray-Edel
    Ghannon Gray-Edel 11 months ago


  • Ochre Clay
    Ochre Clay 11 months ago +1

    Isocol on just my scalp as I have Dreadlocks feels beautiful. I want my dreads to be beautiful fresh n clean

  • aceline9087
    aceline9087 11 months ago +1

    The blue is yum. -Greedeants-