Maybe you did not know that in your kitchen is hiding a real treasure for beauty! It is sodium bicarbonate, used for both cakes and cleaning. But its benefits extend to beauty are, being an important ally for healthy skin, nails spotless and perfect white teeth. Here’s how to use it:
Remedy for Acne
You do not need expensive products to get rid of those nasty pimples! Mix half a teaspoon of baking with a teaspoon of honey. Apply the paste on the pimples and leave it on for fifteen minutes, then rinse with warm water.
Teeth whitening solution
Mix one teaspoon of baking soda with a few drops of lemon juice. Soak your toothbrush in this mixture and wash your teeth as you do with regular toothpaste. Use twice a week this method of whitening, and your teeth will become whiter.
Put a few drops of your face washing solution in your palm and then add one teaspoon of baking soda. Mix well, apply to face and rub gently with circular movements. In this way you remove dead cells from the surface, leaving skin perfectly clean, fresh and bright.
If you use nail polish long periods without a rest period for your nails, your nails may get a yellowish tint. A mixture made of baking soda and hydrogen peroxide will help restore their natural color. Rub the resulting paste on nails and the unsightly yellowish tint will disappear.
Get rid of stains
For your skin to have a uniform color, mix one tablespoon of baking soda with one tablespoon of lemon juice and a few drops of olive oil. Apply this mask on your face, leave it to act for ten minutes, then rinse it. The citric acid in lemon juice and the bleaching effects of baking soda will fade the freckles, leaving your skin smooth and bright.
Removes dead skin
A new way to get rid of unsightly skin on the legs, especially on the heels and nails, is soaking feet in a mixture of hot water with three tablespoons of baking soda. Stand with your feet in water for 20 minutes, then use a pumice stone or a file to remove dead cells from the heels. Also now you can make a scrub with baking soda and massage your feet because the skin is going to become perfectly smooth and velvety.
Put a little baking in your shampoo and you’ll get rid of greasy hair or dandruff problems