A pumice stone is lava rock and is a wonderful multi-purpose tool to have on hand. It can be used in a variety of ways throughout your home. Today I am going to share some cool pumice stone uses around the home.
From removing calluses and dry skin on feet, removing pills from your favorite sweater, cleaning your toilet bowl and more. Sit back and prepare to be amazed at all the clever ways to use a pumice stone.
If you are wondering where to buy a pumice stone, you can pick one up in the cleaning section at the store or buy one online.
I don’t recommend using pedicure stones, I find they don’t work near as well. You’ll get the best pumice stone in the cleaning section at the store as it is more porous and does a generally better job.
7 Tips and Tricks For Using a Pumice Stone In Your Home
If your favorite sweater has some pills piling up, take your pumice stone and run it along the sweater and it will remove them. After you rub the stone across sweater grab a lint roller and run it along your sweater to remove the pilling that you just removed. If you buy a cheap pumice stone it might flake as you rub along your sweater.
If you have body hair you don’t like, grab a pumice stone. Soak your pumice stone in warm water for around 5 minutes. Then lather your skin with soap, and rub the pumice stone on the skin in a circular motion for 1-2 minutes. Be gentle or it can irritate your skin. Rinse the soap off and dry skin. If the hair is all gone then lather up with lotion, or repeat the pumice stone steps if you missed some hairs.
Take a new pumice stone and add about 30 drops of your favorite essential oil or create a blend. Drop onto the stone and then put a plate underneath and sit on a counter. Because it is so porous it will allow the oils to diffuse in the air and freshen your home. Great for bathrooms or smaller rooms in your home.
Ring In Toilet
If your toilet has that unsightly yellow ring, grab your stone, it will tackle the mess. Wet your pumice stone and gently rub the stone in a circular motion where the ring is in the toilet. Wet your stone first or it will scratch the toilet.
Clean Your Oven
Wet your pumice stone and use this to scrape away any stuck on food that has dripped from meals you have cooked. This is a great alternative to using harsh cleaners that choke you up.
Distressed jeans are so popular right now, and you can distress your own jeans with a pumice stone. Find the area you want to rough it up and use the pumice stone to rub along the jeans to tear up and distress jeans. You can find video tutorials online that will walk you through step by step on this.
Pet Hair Removal
Have pet hair on your carpet or furniture, you can use a stone to get rid of it. Watch this video and it will show you first hand how easy and effective this method is.
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