Undoubtedly, sodium bicarbonate is worldwide used in household cleaning because it is very effective in cleaning and eliminating odors.
But, baking soda not only serves to keep our home clean and with a pleasant smell, but also for the care of hair and skin, among others.
Below in this article we are going to show you 7 wonderful uses that baking soda gives to you and that you probably did not know and that will make your life simpler.
What you need to know about baking soda
You only need to mix a little bit of baking soda with a little water until you get the consistency of a paste. You must apply it on the skin with gentle circular movements for 40 seconds and rinse with cold water.
2. Provides shine to the hair
This is because the sodium bicarbonate acts on the hair fibers strengthening the hair. Mix 1 tablespoon of baking soda per 4 liters of water and each time you wash your hair rinse with this water.
3. Natural deodorant
Make a light paste with a little B.soda and water. You must apply it directly on the armpits giving gentle massages with circular movements.
4. Eliminates the bad smell of shoes
Sodium bicarbonate has properties that effectively neutralize odors. You should only place 1 tablespoon of baking soda inside the shoe, spread it very well, let it act for 40 minutes and then remove it.
5. Whiten the teeth
You need to make a paste with B.soda, salt and water. You should brush your teeth using this mixture, rinse thoroughly with water and brush the teeth again but with the common toothpaste to remove the remains of baking soda.
6. Rinse the clothes
Mix baking soda, white vinegar and water in equal parts. Then, pour the mixture into a deep container and place the clothing so that it is completely covered by the mixture. Leave on for 3 hours and wash as usual.
7. Protects from the sun
You just need to make a mixture with a little bit of baking soda and water until you get a smooth consistency. You must apply on the skin giving gentle massage and remove with warm water.