Freeze! 7 Unexpected Uses for Hairspray Around the House

Photo by: Sonya Lee Benham
Sidewalk Chalk Sealant
When your kids create a masterpiece or hopscotch board, help it last longer and prevent smudging with a coat of hairspray. This also works for chalk ... more 
Photo by: Sonya Lee Benham
Sidewalk Chalk Sealant
When your kids create a masterpiece or hopscotch board, help it last longer and prevent smudging with a coat of hairspray. This also works for chalk lines used during home improvement.

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Thu, Sep 5, 2013 10:55 AM EDT
The '80s gave hairspray a bad name, but it's a truly fantastic tool for styling. It comes in a variety of strengths, and newer formulations often include heat protection, shine, and/or UV filters to protect hair color. If hairstyling isn't enough, the polymers and solvents in hairspray make it a very versatile product. Don't throw away that can you bought for your last special event! From cleaning to crafting, there are a ton of uses for this wonder product. Click through the slideshow for 7 truly interesting, super practical uses for hairspray - beyond hair.


-By Sonya Lee Benham



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