Not everyone lives on the West Coast, where things don’t normally freeze over, unless you’re talking about the rare snowfall that hit Southern California over New Year’s. If you happen to live on the East Coast (or other icy parts of the world) these life hacks will definitely come in handy, starting with the tip above for melting a frozen car lock. Simply pour some hand sanitizer on the key and / or try to insert as much hand sanitizer into the lock as possible. Hand sanitizers contain alcohol, which could melt the ice. Alcohol does burn, but only in high concentrations and the concentration of the alcohol in the hand sanitizer is not high enough to burn. Continue reading for more.