8 Household Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

Learn how to use hydrogen peroxide to help clean your house, your food and more!

8 Household Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

By Toni Gasparis

You can use this household staple to help clean your house, food and more. Learn how to put that bottle of hydrogen peroxide you have lying around to work!


Acne

Hydrogen peroxide has mild antiseptic properties, which can help improve the look of acne-prone skin. Using a cotton ball, apply hydrogen peroxide directly to clean skin. It works best as a spot treatment so avoid applying to the whole face or over large areas of skin.

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