Your kitchen is full with many ingredients that can also be used as beauty ingredients besides their use for cooking. You may not believe this but it is true.
One of those ingredients is baking soda which is beneficial in healing, nourishing and protecting the skin of your face.
Baking soda has found its use in the treatments of many health conditions due to its medicinal properties. And baking soda is very helpful and offers plenty of benefits for the skin, teeth and your hair.
It has the power to act as a natural exfoliate and can treat skin irritations. You can also use it as a natural deodorant – parabens and aluminum free. Overall it can do magic on your skin.
And more importantly is that you can also make a natural homemade skin mask.
Here are the instructions:
It is a very simple and easy procedure.
Just take 1 tablespoon of cold water and ½ tablespoon of baking soda and make a thick mixture. Put the mask on your skin and leave it for 5-10 minutes. After that wash your face with some warm water and dry it.
In case of dry skin type, wash the mask faster and do not keep it long time, because baking soda takes the skin oil. In case of oily skin, keep the mask longer and afterwards put on some moisturizer.
Here are the benefits of Baking Soda mask:
- If you have blackheads this is the perfect treatment for you. It is powerful in hindering infection which results in the appearance of blackheads and it relaxes the skin, making the blackheads easier to remove.
- It is also potent natural antibiotic and can treat various fungal infections which are the cause for acne and blemishes. It is also beneficial in accelerating the healing process and also removes acne scars.
- It also is helpful in reducing pain after skin toning.
- The baking soda mask has powerful anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties and can help in case of pores. It makes your skin look great by opening the pores and reducing inflammation. It has the ability to absorb the excess oil and thus hinder the pores from clogging.