The ultimate goal behind spending loads of money at salons and with skin care specialists is to be able to have spotless and glowing skin. Extremely sensitive and prone to different reactions, it is not easy to take to take care of skin. But what if one simple product available can help in achieving that beautiful skin we all dream about?!
Baking soda is an extremely common product that can be found in almost every household. We all know that even after being such a simple product baking soda have over hundred different uses. It is an extremely versatile product that can be used for various purposes.
It is not shocking to know that baking soda is also one of the best product to use for skincare. It helps in making skin soft, smooth and glowing. Take a look.
Baking soda is known have bleaching properties that help in fading and reducing all the scars and blemishes from the skin.
Mix baking soda with lemon juice and make a paste. Apply that paste of the affected areas and allow it to dry before washing it off. Follow the process on regular basis for best results.
Baking soda is a mild exfoliant that helps in getting rid of dead skin cells from the skin. It is also anti-bacterial and so it helps in preventing acne causing bacterias and dries out the existing ones.
Make a smooth paste by mixing baking soda and water together. Apply it on your face until dry and wash it off, followed by moisturiser. You can do this twice a week to see best results.
Baking soda in combination with orange juice can help in maintaining the ph of the skin. The citric acid within orange also helps in cleansing the skin. Baking soda and orange juice get rid of all the impurities making the skin clearer and glowing.
Prepare a face mask by mixing one tablespoon of baking powder with two tablespoon of orange juice and apply it on your face. Once the mask is dry, use wet hands to massage the mask on the face and then wash it off. Finish it with apply the moisturiser on the skin.
Even's Out Discolouration
There are various places in our body that do not have same colour like our other body parts. Those few areas are more darker than usual. Baking soda helps to even out the colour in all those areas.
Make a runny paste using equal parts of baking soda and water and apply on the affected areas. Wash the paste of once dry and continue with the process until you eventually start seeing the difference.
Shrinks The Pores
It is not uncommon for people to have large pores and large pores mean that the skin is more prone to acne, accumulation of dust and infections. Baking soda is known to have the properties of astringent which helps in cleaning all the pores and shrinking them.
Make a dilute mixture using one tablespoon of baking soda with one cup of water and clean your face with it everyday followed by applying a moisturiser.
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