Baking soda is a powerful facial cleanser, which is extremely effective in removing any dead skin cells, dirt and oil from your skin, in preventing an occurrence of acne and, in unclogging the pores on your face.
Baking soda has been used for centuries in the treatment of rashes and other skin complications. In this article, we outline several ways in which you can use baking soda to uphold your skin health.
Baking soda and waterIn order to clean your skin, you need to take some baking soda in your hand and, to add some warm water. Mix the baking soda and the water until you form a paste.
Dampen your skin with warm water and apply the paste on your face by using gentle circular movements. After applying the paste, you should rinse your face with warm water.
A mixture of baking soda and water is great for exfoliating the skin and keeping your skin healthy. To make a homemade baking soda exfoliator, mix some of the powder with warm water until they form a paste, then apply it on your face and massage in small circular motions. Rinse your face with warm water after 15 minutes.
Baking soda and ground oatsBaking soda combined with ground oats is very powerful in cleansing your skin. You can make this mixture by adding ground oats to a combination of equal amounts of baking soda and water, and is made by adding the oats in a mix of equal amounts baking soda and water.
The ground oats should be about 1/6 of the baking soda and water mixture. Apply the mix on your face by using small circular motions.
This amazing combination will exfoliate your face and even get rid of problems such as dark circles under your eyes, but make sure you apply the mixture under your eyes and prevent any contact with them. In the end, was your face with warm water and you should see immediate improvements.
Baking soda and lemonThe combination of baking soda and lemon is incredibly beneficial for disinfecting your skin, for cleaning the oily skin, it also reduces the age spots and will provide you with an even skin complexion.
In order to prepare the mixture all you need to do is to put 2 tablespoons of baking soda and 2 tablespoons of granulated brown sugar into a cup. Fill ¼ of the cup with lemon juice.
Mix the ingredients well until they are well combined, then wash your face and apply the mixture on wet skin. Leave it on for about 10 minutes, then wash your face as usual with lukewarm water.
Baking soda and coconut oilCoconut oil is perfect for moisturizing your skin. This combination will exfoliate your skin and moisturize it at the same time. This mixture works great against dry or inflamed skin.
Just mix an equal amounts of baking soda and coconut oil, then apply the paste on your skin and rinse with lukewarm water after a few minutes.
Anyway if you have a sensitive skin, you should double the amount of the coconut oil. So, mix the ingredients and apply the paste on your skin. Leave to act few minutes and then wash off with warm water.