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How frustrating is it to have hand cream left in the bottom of the dispenser and not be able to get it out because the pump won't reach? I get to it by cutting the plastic dispenser in half and putting the remaining hand cream in a tightly-covered plastic container. After 3 or 4 times of doing this, there are 4 or 5 ounces of hand cream to be used.

- Submitted by FEISTY1949 7/7/2011 in Around The House | 3 Comments
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MNJONES2 7/18/2011 3:35:00 PM

    I also use toothpaste squeezers to get the most out of tubes of lotion etc etc.
KASIAS3 7/9/2011 11:20:00 AM

    how do you cut the container? I have some lotion I really like but the bottle design is ridiculous - almost 1/4 of the lotion is stuck in there, but the bottle plastic is thick and I'd be afraid I might cut myself in the process... emoticon
FIFIFRIZZLE 7/8/2011 11:18:00 PM

    So glad to see another person as thrifty as me. When I get to the end of a tube of moisturiser or the like, after wringing every last drop out with the tube intact, i cut it open near the end. There's usually another week's worth in there, but i so hope no-one ever looks in my cupboard and finds it. emoticon

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