A bar of soap is well-known as the standard for good hygiene. However, if you take that bar out of the bathroom, it can help far beyond personal cleanliness!
A zipper that won't go up is frustrating and seemingly impossible. Next time you are stuck in this situation, grab a bar of soap and rub it on the front and back sides of the zipper. This will soften up the stiff zipper and allow it to glide smoothly!
An oil leak in the car can be a costly hassle. For a quick fix, take a bar of Irish Spring and rub it onto the area where it is dripping oil! The soap will seal the leak until you can get it to a mechanic to fix.
Make soap for on-the-go using a vegetable peeler! Take the bar of soap and begin peeling small strips with the vegetable peeler. This is great if you want to bring your favorite soap on a vacation or camping trip.
To impress your guests, try rolling up your slices of soap for a fancy powder room upgrade! Once again, use a vegetable peeler to produce strips of soap, then role them up gently and arrange in a festive container.
Ground soap makes a great air freshener, and the bright hues will bring a pop of color to any room! Grate the bar of soap with a standard cheese grater and display it on a chic plate for a pleasant smelling room.