Baking soda can be more than just another kitchen essential item
Yes, that is right, baking soda may be your next beauty product, or even your best product. You may say that it sounds funny , but just give it a try, starting from your nails and ending with your delicate face, baking soda can make a miracle happen.
Here are some of the miracles performed by using this substance !
Scrub the whole body! Yes, it is possible with just three simple ingredients, including of course, and our hero, baking soda powder ! Mix four tablespoons of oatmeal with a little warm water and 2 tablespoons of baking soda and that’s how you get a scrub good for every part of your body!
Want to prepare yourself for a mani-pedi splurge? Start by rubbing your nails with a toothbrush soaked in baking soda. It peels the nails and softens the cuticles by the book ! Do this before applying nail polish and you will immediately notice the benefits!
Remove buildup from hair easily with a great trick! Add a teaspoon of bicarbonate in your normal shampoo once a week. Baking soda has an abrasive effect on your hair cleaning it immediately!
Are you a fan of natural deodorants? Well let me tell you that 4 tablespoons of baking soda mixed with about 10 drops of your favorite Essential oil ( jasmine, argan, olive, jojoba, etc) are the perfect way to get the greatest deodorant.
And after a stressful day, a long bath is the perfect way to relax, and by adding a half of a cup of baking soda in it you will neutralize the acids released from the skin removing any trace of sweat. Also, when soaked in water, baking soda softens skin and relieves any irritation or mild sunburn .
Get rid of acne fast! Try making a paste of baking soda and hot water and apply it directly on the acne area and let it work for a few minutes. You’ll be surprised how quickly and efficiently it will work !