21 Uses For Baby Wipes That Have Nothing To Do With Babies!

I got to admit I use baby wipes for almost everything at home and I sometimes wonder why didn’t I buy them before Kitana was born. It’s become a lifesaver and I always find myself reaching for one. I have baby wipes in every corner of my house and I even have one in my car!

Huggies wet wipes

Huggies has always been one of my favorites especially the newborn range. It’s perfect for using on your face or your baby’s bottom. 😉

Baby wipes

You can use baby wipes….

1. When you run out of toilet paper.

2. When you run out of tissues, use it to clean your nose.

3. To clean your shoes quickly.

4. To remove eye makeup. It works so well especially Huggies. 😉Attractive woman cleaning her face with a tissue

5. To remove dye stains from your forehead and neck after dying your own hair while trying to do the washing and cleaning.

6. To sanitize your computer keyboard.

7. To remove dirt, grime, stains, and crayons from your walls.

8. To clean remote controls.

9. To clean bird poop off your windshield.

10. When you need to clean your diaper bin exterior.

11. To clean up coffee/tea spills from the coffee table.Spilled Coffee

12. To wipe over trolley handles.

13. When you want to quickly clean up the bathroom surfaces before guests arrive.

14. To clean the outside of microwave.

15. Wipe over sunburn to soothe.

16. Dislodge crusty boogers from around your kid’s nostrils.

17. To wipe your hands after a good meal at Nandos.

18. Wipe the leather couch.

19. Clean kids toys.Toy Train

20. Compress to soothe fevered brows.

21. Wipe your kitchen counter.

Now… I can’t imagine life without wet wipes! I stock up at every baby expo and sale because we end up using them for almost everything at home.

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  1. 2015-02-03 / 15:19

    Hahaha! Love this post! I use it for EVERYTHING – my favourite is to clean shoes 🙂

  2. 2015-02-03 / 15:31

    I don’t even have a baby at home and I think I want to go out and buy some. Sounds like some good tips to me. I’ll pass them down to my daughter-in-law. Thanks much!

  3. 2015-02-03 / 16:25

    I don’t have babies, but I always keep them around the house. Of course, now I have grandbabies but I use them for so many things. Especially when we are camping they come in really handy!

  4. 2015-02-03 / 18:44

    Baby wipes is really all around from cleaning babies to maintaining hygiene. Huggies is really a great brand when it comes to baby wipes.

  5. 2015-02-03 / 23:42

    Baby wipes have so many uses. They’re so convenient to pull out and do a quick clean of something without having to spray it down.

  6. 2015-02-04 / 01:17

    Oh heck yes! We use baby wipes daily around here, LOL! They are used for everything from wiping up after meals to cleaning the TV screen.

  7. haha i use baby wipes all the time for cleaning even though we don’t have a baby. sometimes we even use it as a ghetto swiffer.

  8. 2015-02-04 / 04:07

    I never would have thought of using wipes for these things…I might actually use some of them!

  9. 2015-02-04 / 06:33

    I am one of those that still buy baby wipes even though my kid is all grown! We use them just as you advised. Love them! They are a staple need of my fam!

  10. 2015-02-04 / 07:16

    Those are some great ideas. I always have baby wipes and use them for everything.

  11. 2015-02-04 / 07:27

    I am not a mamma yet and i have more wipes than those with babies i love using them for almost everything they are life savers in big ways

  12. 2015-02-04 / 14:38

    LOL I have so been there with the hair dye! I try to limit my use of disposable products, but these are all great uses.

    • 2015-02-15 / 11:11

      Hehe Cherri, what will we do without wet wipes!

  13. 2015-02-05 / 00:57

    These are great ways to use the baby wipes. Sometimes I use them for removing make up and they really do wonders on my cream coloured leather sofa. Had no idea the work sunburns too!

  14. 2015-02-05 / 01:08

    Baby wipes really do have one hundred different uses. Have you ever tried to make your own? I used to work in daycare and well sometimes we even made our own as they could be used for so many things.

  15. 2015-02-05 / 04:42

    Even though my youngest is 5, we always have baby wipes in the house and the car. I find we always need them for something.

  16. 2015-02-05 / 06:19

    They are great for so many things! This is a great reminder for some of the ways to use them that I had forgotten.

  17. Baby wipes really are great for so many things! I use them a lot after running to wipe off the layer of sweat until I can take a shower. I’ll have to try one for dye stains when I color my hair.

  18. 2015-02-06 / 03:59

    I haven’t had a baby in many years and I buy them by the caseload from costco! LOL. They’re also great because my daughter is disabled and they help her with being able to help herself with her hygienic skills. Less embarrassing for her 🙂 I use them for everything! LOL

  19. 2015-02-07 / 05:02

    Love this post! I even learned two new reasons to use wipes, to clean bird poop, and to wipe over sunburn to soothe. Thank you for sharing.

  20. lameez
    2015-03-12 / 14:30

    Love ur post about wipes, I learn xtra reasons to use it. I used wipes almost for evand its a must hav escpecially for my kids 🙂

  21. 2015-06-01 / 18:14

    I used to use baby wipes for everything and got through packets but I changed to reusable wipes as frankly disposable wipes are terrible for the environment and were giving my baby nappy rash. I love the reusables, they save me loads of money and they are even better at cleaning too. We use Cheekywipes.

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