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Forget the scissors! Here's the easiest way to open clamshell packaging

by Amy Eley /  / Updated  / Source: TODAY

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Sometimes the only thing that stands between you and a product your purchased (or gift you opened) is that pesky, annoying, impossible plastic clamshell packaging.

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But before you tackle it with your bare fingers — or, in the ultimate point of desperation, your teeth — try this hack first! All you need is your can opener.

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1. Line up the can opener along the seam.

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2. Rotate the can opener handle to cut the package open.

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3. Enjoy the sanity you just saved with this easy trick!

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