Baking soda or sodium bicarbonate is often used in the household. As a rule, we use it for baking, cleaning and absorbing odors in refrigerators and litter boxes.
But soda can also be used for cosmetic purposes.
You will need
- - soda
- - shampoo
- - salt
Soda exfoliates and makes the skin soft. Mix 3 parts of soda into 1 part of water. Rub this paste with rough and dry patches of skin. Your skin will become soft like a baby.
Mix 1 tsp. Soda with your usual shampoo. Wash your hair as usual and leave for a few minutes before rinsing. Hair will become softer and shiny.
Soda can serve as a dry shampoo. If you do not have time to wash your hair with the usual shampoo, sprinkle a little soda on your hair and gently comb it. Then put the hair dryer with cool air.
Bleach the teeth with a mixture of soda, water and a pinch of salt. Brush your teeth with this mixture to remove stains from your teeth. You can also gargle with soda to eliminate bad breath.
Add half a glass of soda in a hot bath for a relaxing effect. Soda neutralizes the smell of the body and softens the skin. Especially these baths are useful for people with skin rashes, ulcers.
Clear the nails on your hands and feet will also help soda with water. Use a toothbrush to thoroughly clean the nails. Nails will become cleaner, and cuticles - soft and smooth.