We can easily say that baking soda is probably the most inexpensive health remedy in the world. Do you agree? Share your thoughts in the comment section below. Baking sods is effective at fighting and preventing everything from colds to cancer, as well as beneficial for oral health, deodorants and so much more. Health benefits of baking soda include reduced risk and prevention of diarrhea, metabolic acidosis, acidity, peptic ulcer, etc. It has anti-itch or antipruritic properties which help in maintaining healthy skin.
In this article we are going to talk about 8 beauty uses of baking soda (that you haven’t heard before):
- Face peeling
Yes, you got that right – you can use baking soda as face peeling. Here’s what you need to do – just make a paste of ¾ of baking soda and ¼ of water. You can use this paste to eliminate and remove dead cells from the surface of your face, without worrying that your face will scrape, because baking soda is gentle.
You’ll be amazed when we tell you that baking soda is the best (natural) alternative, because the commercial deodorants are loaded with harmful chemicals. How to use it – just mix baking soda with a few drops of essential oil and apply it on the affected area. It will help you eliminate the unpleasant odor.
Note: you can use this baking-soda shampoo from time to time. It will help you remove any accumulated hair product debris and will make your hair mild, soft and beautiful. It’s very simple – just put a shampoo in your hand and add a teaspoon of baking soda and apply on the hair.
- Shampoo for dry hair
It’s very simple – you should use it as baby powder. Just apply a bit on the hair roots, leave it on for 5 minutes in order to absorb the particles that make it look oily, and then give your scalp a good massage. Next step is to comb your hair. That’s it and get ready to be amazed by the results!
How to make the best homemade toothpaste – just mix baking soda with 3% hydrogen in ratio, so that you get a thick paste. This mixture will whiten your teeth, and baking soda itself has similar properties. Note: don’t use this mixture too often because it can damage your enamel.
- Body peeling
You can also use baking soda as body peeling as well. Here’s what you need to do – just take one empty bottle or pack of body care product. Fill the bottle or the pack halfway with baking soda and add 25 drops of essential oil, then add water to fill the container.
How to make your own pedicure relaxing treatment – just put your feet in a hot water and add 2-3 teaspoons of baking soda. Note: you can add some essential oil, because it has relaxing properties. You should soak your feet for 15-20 minutes.
- Coating for soothing burns
Here’s what you need to do – just mix 2 teaspoons of baking soda in 1-liter water. That’s it! How to use it – just soak clean soft cloth and apply it on the critical area. Replace the cloth after becomes dry and warm. Thank you for reading and don’t forget to share.