Let’s begin with a quote that will make you think twice about it – “remember, people will judge you by your actions, not your intentions. You may have a heart of gold, but so does a hard-boiled egg”.
Did you have eggs for breakfast this morning? Ah! I know you are obsessed with eggs around here, or I should better say we all are. We like eggs for breakfast, dinner, and snacks, or whenever we would get a chance we eat them. They are one of the popular breakfast food which can be used in a variety of ways. They are a useful source of protein, iodine, and essential vitamins. They are almost indispensable to cooking.
Eggs are incredibly versatile, so don’t get them wasted in any of the forms. Whether it is Egg yolk or Egg whites both can be used in a lot many ways. Here we have listed a few uses of egg whites that can help you take the benefit from this nutritious ingredient.
1. The Egg as a Beauty Product
Eggs are valuable for your face, and with egg whites, you can make a soothing anti-aging cleanser that soothes and smoothes your skin. Fluff up egg whites with a little bit of water, and rub over your face before you rinse off with water. It also gives shine to your face.
Treatment for Face Wrinkles:
You can make a face mask using egg whites which help tighten pores and fine lines. With that it also gets you rid of excessive oil and blackheads.
How to apply egg whites to your face?
- Mash 1-2 egg whites nicely.
- Apply the mask to your face in an upward motion.
- Leave it for 15 minutes before rinsing it with water.
Treatment for Face Acne:
Egg whites have protein in them which helps to absorb excess oil from the skin and prevents acne too. Use egg whites directly on your face or add them to any face masks to get their benefits.
2. Clean your Leather Accessories
Egg whites have several uses, one is that they are good for cleaning your leather accessories. Egg whites’ thick and sticky base easily removes dirt from your leather shoes, bags, or any other leather accessory. You just have to gently scrub the egg whites on your leather accessory and later wipe them off with a damp cloth. This would not only clean your accessory but would also give a shine to it. Just as your face lightens up after a face scrub, well it’s almost the same process.
So, now we know that egg whites are not only good for our face, they are good for our leather accessories too.
3. It Gives your Jewellery a New Look
Do you know egg whites give a new look to your Jewellery? Want to know how? Well, apply the egg whites to the piece of Jewellery, as they contain sulfur, which is known to be a great oxidizing agent, and see how it changes the look of your jewelry. Amazing, isn’t it?
How to apply the egg whites to your Jewellery to change the look?
- Place the jewelry on boiled egg whites.
- Cover it with a cling – film for 6 to 8 hours.
- Get ready to see the results.
4. Acts as a First Aid
“To reach a man’s heart, the perfect way is through his stomach”. Indeed it is true, but while making those delicious dishes sometimes you might hurt yourself and if u enjoy cooking just like me then cuts and peels are common for you. But do know rather than rushing to a doctor, or taking anything out from your first aid kit, you should apply egg whites to the bruised area. They work as a natural band-aid to stop the bleeding.
How to apply egg whites to the bruises?
- Hard boil an egg.
- Peel off the shell, while it’s still warm.
- Now rub the egg whites on the bruise.
Wait for a few minutes, you will surely feel better!
Egg Whites act as a lifesaving ingredient too. Want to know how?
- First, wash your burned skin and cool it with cold water.
- Then, apply egg whites to the burn area after every hour.
It also guarantees you a scar–free healing and that too super fast.
5. Egg Whites are Healthy for your Hair
Now there is no need to spend your major bucks on the salon to get the voluminous and healthy hair because the eggs have got it all. Yes, you have heard me right! Egg whites are healthy for your hair; they make your hair more lustrous and shiny. They have antibacterial enzymes and proteins that treat oily hair.
How to apply it to your hair?
- Beat the egg whites foamy.
- Apply it as a hair mask.
- Leave on the paste for 15 minutes.
- Rinse off the egg whites with water, followed by a shampoo.
6. Egg Whites for a Healthy Garden
I know you must be surprised by this and could be wondering how Egg whites are healthy for your garden? But let me tell you a few things about it:
- Do you know if you mix egg whites and crushed eggshells into the soil in your garden, then your garden would be pest-free and would have healthy flower beds in it?
- Do not through the water you have just used to boil your eggs. Let the water cool, and use it to water your plants. Want to know why? Well, Eggshells contain a high amount of calcium, which plants love, especially tomatoes, eggplants, etc.
7. It Works as Glue for you
Whether it’s your childhood or your child’s, glue plays a needed role in your life especially when it comes to craft projects. I remember I used to love making my craft projects and always used to be the first one to submit them to the class teacher except once when I ran out of glue and it was a Sunday evening when almost all the shops were closed. But now if any day I run out of glue while doing any crafts then I fear no more because now I know that egg whites also work as glue. They are sticky and dry easily and can easily double the efficiency as a glue substitute. Another super use of egg whites that I got to know today!
8. Get Rid of Your Puffy Eyes
Have you got puffy bags under your eyes? Don’t worry we have the easiest solution for this. Just apply a thin layer of fluffed egg white under your eyes and wash it after 15 to 20 minutes of your stay.
Following this egg whites therapy for every alternative day could be helpful.
9. Yummy Deserts
Egg whites make the deserts taste yummier. I know many of you are familiar with the same. But there are still some, who don’t know much about this high protein, low-fat whites, who make desserts like chocolate mousse, pavlova, macaroons, and many others who savor delicious and mouth-watering.
Explore a little and enjoy the taste!
Egg whites have uses more than we have ever imagined it has. I am sure now you have numerous healthy ideas to make most of the eggs other than just eating them. Do you know any other useful ways? If yes, then share it with us in the comment box below.
Have a wonderful egg life!