Remove Fish Smell From Your Hands With Toothpaste

Whether you're in the kitchen or out on the boat, working with fish makes your hands smell funky. Fortunately, a little toothpaste will do what regular soap can't.

In this video from the MAD Science Hacks YouTube channel, you'll learn five clever tricks you can do with the toothpaste — including a way to de-stink anything fishy. If you've been handling fish with your bare hands, just squeeze some toothpaste onto them — the kind with bicarbonate of soda is best — and scrub it all over. Then rinse the toothpaste away and it should be gone for good, but you can follow up with some lemon juice if a little odour still lingers. You can also use toothpaste to de-stink the tools you use to work with fish, so keep some in the kitchen and in your tackle box.

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    If this works on the same principle as scuba masks, then it needs to be white toothpaste and not the blue gel.

    I've been using this trick for 40 years. even works after handling stinky old rotting cray bait.

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