One way or the other, we always want to keep our mobile phones neat and flashy but accidentally, our phones get scratches and we end up feeling sad about it.
However, all hope is not lost when it comes to removing scratches from our smartphones, below, I’ve listed 5 smart ways to remove scratches from your smartphone rather than replacing the screen!
The below simple DIY methods on removing scratches from your smartphone will help you save some money. Check them out and don’t forget to share.
Use an actual toothpaste and not a gel-based toothpaste by putting a small amount of the toothpaste onto the end of a cotton swab or clean, soft cloth and gently rub the cotton swab or cloth in circular motions on the screen until you see the scratch go away. After this, gently wipe your screen with a slightly dampened cloth to remove any excess toothpaste.
2. Magic erasers
Magic erasers can be used to maneuver around your phone to get out small scratches on the screen even though magic erasers look a bit deceiving.
3. Baking soda
Mix two parts baking soda and one part water in a bowl to create a thick paste that can help get rid of scratches of your phone. Baking soda can serve as a handy phone scratch remover. Be careful with this method, you don’t want to end up water damaging your phone too.
4. Baby powder
Baby powder mixed with water creates a thick paste that can be used to remove scratches on your phone.
5. Egg and potassium aluminum sulfate
Mixing egg whites and potassium aluminum sulfate can get rid of some small scratches on your phone. Simply mix one egg white and one teaspoon of alum in a saucepan, heat to 150 degrees Fahrenheit. Soak the microfiber cloth in the egg and alum mixture. Put the cloth on aluminum foil, and then place it into a 300-degree oven until the cloth is completely dry. Take the cloth out of the oven and rinse it in cold water for 20 to 30 seconds. Repeat the step above three times, and then let the cloth air-dry for 48 hours. Now, use the cloth to remove scratches.
6. Car scratch removal creams
Car scratch removal creams such as Turtle Wax, 3M Scratch, and Swirl Remover can minimize and get rid of minor scratches. Simply apply the cream to a clean, soft cloth and wipe your screen in a gentle, swirling motion.