Stop insects in their tracks with a shot of hair spray.
Caution: Do not use hair spray
near an open flame.
2. Fabric saver. If hair
coloring drips onto your clothing, spritz it with hair spray, then
sop it up with a towel.
3. Artistís fixative.
Protect a childís pastel artworks and pencil drawings with hair
4. Run stopper. If you
get a run in your stocking, spray it immediately to prevent it from
getting any longer.
5. Tarnish preventive.
Spray it on freshly polished pieces of brass to retard tarnishing.
6. Flower extender. For
longer-lasting cut flowers, give them a dash of hair spray; stand a
foot away and direct it at the undersides of the leaves and petals.
7. Needle threader.
Stiffen the end of the thread with hair spray.