If you ask a woman to empty her purse or a man to empty his pockets, you’re going to find some quirky things distinctive to the individual but you’ll also likely find some common items that most people carry around with them. What may surprise you is precisely how many survival uses those common items have. Today we’re going to mention these pocket survival things and their unbelievable uses.
Just about every woman over the age of fourteen will have at least one tube of lipstick in her purse. In addition to making herself beautiful while she kicks ass, she will also use it to begin a fire because its main ingredient is petroleum. Different uses include:
- Writing a rescue or location message
- Sunscreen (many lipsticks have sunscreen in them but even the colored ones will block the sun mechanically in an emergency)
- Lip balm
- Waterproofing small items such as matches
Many people don’t suppose much about a way to use a car key or a house key for anything aside from its intended use but a key may be used for some completely …