What you might not have considered is that baking soda can be used for cosmetic purposes, too so you might want to stash another box in your medicine cabinet.
“It wasn’t until 1846 that Dr. Austin Church and John Dwight began to manufacture and sell the compound we know as baking soda today. By the 1860s, baking soda was featured in published cookbooks but was still primarily known as a cooking additive.By the 1920s, however, its versatility was expanded on and by the 1930s it was widely advertised as a “proven medical agent.”
When it comes to cosmetics, it can be a perfect replacement for your expensive skin care products which are not effective, contain a lot of chemicals, and can have side-effects. Baking soda can solve your problems with acne and rashes.
We show you how to make and use a facial soda mask.
The cosmetic products in their content have baking soda along with other chemicals. But you can make your mask with baking soda which will be entirely natural and without chemicals. It will eliminate the swollen eyelids, dark circles under your eyes and the eye bags.
- 1 tablespoon baking soda
- 1 cup organic chamomile tea
Combine the baking soda with lukewarm chamomile tea and soak a cotton pad in it. Apply it under your eyes and let it stand for 15 minutes. You can wash your face and put some essential oil, like coconut oil. Use this mask on a regular basis to eliminate the problems and revitalize your skin.