Baking Soda Benefits for Skin
Baking soda is Sodium bicarbonate is a salt composed of sodium ions and bicarbonate ions. This alkaline substance has antibacterial, anti fungal, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties present in every bodies kitchen. It has many medicinal values in combating many skin problems.
Beauty benefits with baking soda
- Baking soda helps in fight with acne and pimples, due to it rich in antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties help reduce the symptoms of acne
- All you have to do is take 1 tea spoon of baking soda and add little water to it to make a paste and apply the paste over acne and pimples and let it be for 1 to 2 minutes. After that rinse it off with cold water.
- Brush your teeth with some baking soda for as usually for 2 minutes on regular basis, it helps in brightening yellow teeth.
- Alkaline nature in baking soda helps in soothing affect on sunburned skin or even it helps in relieving the itching and burning sensations of skin.
- Take 2 table spoons of baking soda and mix it in a cup of cold water. Now soak a clean washed cloth and wring out the excess water and apply it as a cool compress on the affected area for 5 to 10 minutes.
- Baking soda is also a good exfoliating agent that helps remove dead cells and also balance the pH level of the skin.
- Take 1 to 2 table spoon of baking soda and mix it with enough rose water to make a paste and now apply the paste on face. After 1 minute just rub it off with finger tips and after that wash it off with lukewarm water. Make sure to moisturize your skin after using baking soda. By repeating the remedy for 2 to 3 times in week helps in improving skin complexion.
- Baking soda is one of the best natural deodorizers that help treat mild to severe body odour.
- Take 1/2 tea spoon of baking soda and 1 tea spoon of water and mix it well and now add few drops of any essential oil. Now take a cotton ball and dip it in the mixture and rub it on your underarms and areas where you sweat excessively. Repeat the remedy for the best result.