23 Crazy Spy Hacks That Will Leave You Looking Over Your Shoulder

“Have you ever watched a James Bond film or any other spy movie and thought to yourself, “Hmm, I want to be a spy” well you’re in luck cause here are some quick tips on how to be the next 007 without the golden gun.

Even if you haven’t ever wanted to be a full-blown spy, I’m sure there’s been a desire to check your spouse’s phone from time to time. But of course, they have it fingerprint locked. Well, there’s a way around that, and that is with the help of red lipstick and tape. This trick is relatively simple; you have to be stealthy and wait for your spouse to fall asleep. Once they’re sleeping, put red lipstick on their thumb, and then place some scotch tape over it.

Once you do that, gently remove it, and there you have it. A copy of your spouse’s fingerprint that you can use on your thumb to unlock his or her phone to snoop.

Another spy tip on how to get fingerprints is shaving the led from a pencil and using it as dust to pick up and make out the full fingertip print.

There are a couple of ways to decode a message if you’re trying to relay one but still be secretive. This can be done by writing in blue ink, on graph paper and the proceeding to scribble over the writing, in red ink. After that, you use a red see-through folder, and voila, you’ve got yourself a decoding mechanism.

The other way to do this is to squeeze the lemon juice into a glass of water and then get you a paintbrush, dip it into the water and then write out a message. Make sure to let the message dry and then to decode it, run an iron over it. The message will appear due to the heat.

If you’ve ever wanted to remove highlighting from a page or some notes that you’ve taken, there is a way to do it and that way it with a q tip and the juice of an orange. This is super simple because all you need to do is rub the orange up against the orange and then proceed to take the wet part of the q tip and run it across the highlighted area.

These tips and tricks are all able to be done with everyday items that you have in your own home. Nothing extravagant needs to be purchased to become your private personal spy.

Think of it as arts and crafts but for adults without the intention of showing or telling your parents about what you’ve done.”