Baking soda is a fine powdered salt made up of sodium bicarbonate and a commonly available kitchen item. You may have used it in many cooking recipes but today we will show you 15 other uses of baking soda both for beauty and house cleaning.
1. Unclog Kitchen Drain
Pour one cup of baking soda and then one cup of hot vinegar to unclog the kitchen drain quickly.
2. Make Shampoo To Clean Hair And Scalp
Mix dime sized amount of baking soda into shampoo to clean hair and scalp.
3. Use As Acne Remover
Mix baking soda with a little bit water and apply it on your acne until it dry.
4. Clean Hair Brush And Comb
Add one cup of lukewarm water and one tablespoon of baking soda into the bowl. Dip the combs and hair brush in the water then use your fingers to clean them.
5. Make Teeth Whitener
Mix half lemon and a pinch of baking soda to use as a teeth whitener. Brush with toothpaste afterwards. Apply once a week.
6. Natural Deodorant
Use a mixture of one-eighth of a teaspoon of baking soda and one tablespoon of water to eliminate underarm wetness.
7. Sunburn Remedy
Soak a cloth in a mixture of baking soda and water. Apply it on sunburn for quick relief. You can also relax in a warm bath that contains half a cup of baking soda.
8. Cleanse Your Face To Remove Dead Cells
Add baking soda to coconut oil to make face-wash.
9. Deodorize Rugs
To freshen up rugs, sprinkle baking soda, leave it for overnight and then vacuum it up.
10. Use It To Clean Toilet
Add ¼ cup baking soda to the bowl, swirl, then scrub.
11. Remove Every Last Bit Of Spray Tan
Mix baking soda with lemon juice to properly clean skin from spray tan.
12. Make Your Clothes Brighter And Cleaner
Add one cup of baking soda with the usual liquid detergent to make your clothes brighter and cleaner.
14. Brighten Dull Floors
Dissolve half cup of baking soda in a bucket of warm water, mop and rinse for a shiny floor.
15. Extinguish Flames
To put out a grease fire, scatter handful of baking soda over it to extinguish flames.