Coconut oil is a great, quick , safe and hygenic solvent for cleaning oil based paints and other sticky substances from your hands.
Need to clean oil based paint, tarry caulk or other nasty shmutz from your hands? Try coconut oil! Often sold as a dietary supplement for pets, it quickly dissolves the mess on your hands and leaves them with that nice tropical smell. Keep a small jar in your tool box.
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