The baking soda is used for numerous things, from cleaning to health and skin. It is used for cough and for preventing and curing health issues and to whiten the clothes. It absorbs bad odor and it freshens up the carpets.
Here are some uses for beauty:
No acne- it removes the pimples and acne. Just make a past of baking soda and water and rub it in the area and rinse;
White teeth– When it is combined with hydrogen peroxide, it makes the teeth whiter. You shouldn’t use it too often because you may damage the enamel. One time per week is enough.
Fresh breath– Sometimes the mint drops aren’t enough. Baking soda can eliminate the odor fast. Take one teaspoon of baking soda and put it in glass of water and mix. Gargle the solution and clean the mouth and throat and the bacteria will be eliminated. Repeat every other day.
Softer skin– Mix water, soap and baking soda and massage dry hands. Rinse with warm water. This removes the odor from cooking and hydrates the skin.
Clean and health hair– Masks and shampoos contain chemicals that damage the hair and the scalp. Use baking soda as conditioner. Do it once per month because it has high pH level.
Less body odor– Add a cup of baking soda in a full tub of water and soak. It will freshen the skin and eliminate the excess oil. Repeat twice a week for smoother skin.
Clean nails– Make a past of one part water and three parts of baking soda and apply it to the nails. Just rinse your hands and the cuticles will be softer like never before.
No sweating– Baking soda is also a great deodorant. Add four tbs. of baking soda in few drops of your favorite essential oil and apply it on the armpits. The odor will be eliminated. It will make you fresh for hours and it can be re-applied.
Exfoliator – Use baking soda for skin care on a daily basis to keep the pores small and clean.