Baking soda has surprising uses that can work in your body and in every room of your house.
It can do a lot more than just placing it on the back if your fridge.
Baking soda or Sodium bicarbonate can be used as a cheap DIY alternative to many expensive spa treatments.
Here are the best uses of Baking soda in your personal care.
Baking soda is not going to permanently clear your acne or any facial problems but if you’re looking to detoxify your body and your household, this multi-tasking ingredient will make your life easier.
By using this ingredient, if you want to have a natural whitening for your mouth, just put the baking soda in your brush for extra whitening powers.
Some people are suffering from some type of unwanted skin caused by some of the products that they are using, freckles, acne, skin allergies, rashes, etc. You can fix this by using baking soda as an excellent remedy.
Baking soda acts as a natural exfoliator, effective and cost affordable remedy.
According to a research, baking soda is composed of sodium and a Ph Neutralizer which exfoliates dead skin throughout the skin.
How to use Baking soda for Whitening:
All you need is baking soda with water. This can remove dead skin cells to give an even skin tone.
- Mix baking soda and water in a 2:1 ratio.
- Apply this paste on the affected skin.
- Massage gently in a circular motion then leave on for a few minutes.
- Wash off with lukewarm then cold water and dry the skin.
- Only apply 3-4 times a week.
- Note: Rosewater or buttermilk or almond milk can be used instead of normal water.
- You can add 1 drop of any essential oil for a relaxing effect.
Scrub baking soda gently on affected skin. Especially if you have oily skin. Then repeat this process regularly!
Tips and Precautions:
Do not patch test if you have a sensitive skin.
Do not apply on the eye area.
Always remember to apply some moisturizer after applying baking soda.
Make sure you consult your dermatologist before using this home remedies.
Extra care needs to be taken when using it on the face.