Baking soda contains bicarbonate and sodium ions, it’s a white powder with alkaline and salty taste. Baking soda has many benefits:
Baking soda neutralizes the reactive particles with strong acid and base pH and makes them less acid. To make a natural deodorant mix shea butter, extra virgin coconut oil, baking soda, arrowroot powder (or cornstarch), and 1-2 drops of essential oil by your choice.
When you get stung by a bee a poison is released in your body. To prevent its harms wash the area with water and soap and apply baking soda and water mixture.
It helps prevent digestive tract, as well as rectal, colon, throat, and intestine cancer since cancer can survive alkaline environment. Take 4-6 tbsp baking soda if you weigh 170 pounds for detoxification.
The normal pH level is 7.4 but to reduce cancer risks it should remain 8.5. This is done by taking 4-6tbsp baking soda. When cancer risks disappear reduce the amount.
Teeth whitener and oral health
To whiten your teeth naturally mix 1 strawberry and 1-2 tbsp baking soda. Apply the mixture for 5 minutes and rinse it. Do this only once a week.
Acid reflux, heart burn and stomach pain
Drink water with half a spoon baking soda every 2 hours to neutralize excess acid.
If you’re over 60 take no more than 3 half spoons in 24 hours if you’re an adult no more than 7.
Make a thick paste with water and 1/4 tbsp baking soda and apply it on the area after you have washed and dried your hands and put a bandage.
It will come out in 24 hours then remove the bandage, pull out the splinter and apply antiseptic cream
Make a compress with water and baking soda and apply to the area. You can mix 1/2 tbsp baking soda in the tub to calm and heal sunburn.