So the simple plan is to encourage everyone to use baking soda in any of these 51 applications. Besides showing kindness to aquatic life, we can also protect ourselves from the array of toxins in household cleaning products. Conventional cleansers can expose us to multiple chemicals linked to asthma, cancer and other documented health problems.

soda 2There are many ways you can take advantage of the versatility of action of baking soda, and these will certainly make life easier.

Lemon and baking soda as a remedy for colds
For properly use of medical baking soda combined with lemon, you need to dissolve one teaspoon of sodium bicarbonate in 250 ml of water and add it to the juice of half a freshly squeezed lemon. All this stir well and drink it first thing tomorrow morning.
Removing splinters from the skin
Mix half a teaspoon of baking soda with a little water until you get a thick paste. Apply the mixture on the injured area so that it completely covers the chips. Put a benedict over the paste and leave it on the skin for 24 hours. After this time, the chips will already be outside of the skin and can easily and painlessly be removed with tweezers.

Sunburn
Mix a teaspoon of baking soda with a cup of cold water. Then, dip a clean gauze and apply to the skin. You will feel relief and refreshment.

Recovery for tired legs
When your feet need special refreshments, put them in a lukewarm bath with 2-3 teaspoons of baking soda. Later you can “treat” them with soda peeling and honey.

Natural exfoliation
Mix a teaspoon of soda with a teaspoon of honey and with a light circular motion rub the face or body, then rinse with lukewarm water. Your skin will be fresh, smooth and nicely applied.

Natural Deodorant
If you want to avoid aluminum and paraben from conventional deodorants, simply mix a pinch of baking soda with water and apply on the armpits. Or, look for a recipe for a natural deodorant containing soda, coconut oil and essential oils. This combination of ingredients prevents the growth of bacteria and effectively protects against unpleasant odors.

Breath Freshener
In 1 dl water, mix a teaspoon of baking soda and a drop of tea tree oil. Clean your mouth with it, and then spit it out. It neutralizes the unpleasant odor effectively.

After mosquito bites
Ease the unbearable itching by applying a paste of baking soda with a little water or just sprinkle baking soda on the bite directly. In the paste you can add a drop of lavender essential oil.
Deep wash for your hair
If you use styling products, sometimes shampoo is not enough to make the hair thoroughly washed. Simply sprinkle the baking soda powder before rubbing shampoo and your hair will be “pure creaky”.

The detoxifying bath
For relief of painful muscle and shiny detoxification, add to your bath cup of baking soda and a cup of ecological apple cider vinegar. If your body skin is dry, add a little mixture of base oil of your choice, with a few drops of your favorite essential oil.

It has been shown that this simple recipe can reduce the duration of flu and colds, often eliminating symptoms in only 36 hours. Experts recommend this method of dosing for 3 days. It eases the pain in the throat when swallowing as follows:

Add half a teaspoon of bicarbonate in a glass of water and gargle time every four hours to reduce the amount of acid that causes the pain. Rinsing your mouth with this solution will also alleviate the pain of unpleasant mouth ulcers.

For immunity every night before bedtime drink a glass of water with one teaspoon of baking soda without aluminum and add 500 mg of vitamin C.

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