7 Little-Known Beauty Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

Isn’t it a little bizarre how underrated hydrogen peroxide is? It’s a chemical compound made of H202 and is most commonly used as an antiseptic, oxidizer, and bleaching agent. It’s essentially a compound of water and oxygen, which are full of endless beauty uses. It’s a really safe and effective sanitizer that can be used on your skin, hair, teeth, and more. 

Chances are you have a bottle of hydrogen peroxide tucked away in your medicine cabinet, buried somewhere behind your product graveyard—the spot where you stash beauty products you don’t really use but think you might want someday. Well, now there’s a reason to resurrect that unassuming bottle—actually, several reasons because there are several uses for hydrogen peroxide. 

How do you use hydrogen peroxide in your beauty routine?