Healthy Uses of Baking Soda

Sodium Bicarbonate commonly known as “Baking Soda” is a healthy and natural pH neutralizer. For this reason, it is used in many ways for various purposes. Below are some amazing benefits for using Baking Soda in your personal body care:

To freshen your breath

Can be used as an easy mouth wash to neutralize odors. Mix 1 tsp of baking soda in a glass of water. Swish, spit, and rinse.

To brighten your teeth

Using it once in a while helps whiten and clean stains off the teeth. You can decide to add a reasonable amount to your tooth paste sometimes.

Soothes insect bites and irritations

Direction: Make a paste with water and baking soda and apply on affected parts of the skin.

Keep your brushes and combs clean

Baking soda helps in removing oils and dirt in brushes and combs. 

Simply soak in a solution of water and baking soda (1 tsp of baking soda in water). Rinse and dry thoroughly.

Get tile floor cleaner

Direction: Pour 1/2 cup of baking soda in warm water to help clean floors.

Cut grease naturally

Baking soda helps get grease out of utensils for easy cleaning.

Polish Silver Flatware

Mix 3 spoons of baking soda and water, then rub onto silver flatware with a clean cloth or sponge. Rinse and dry to final view your neat saucepan.

Boost Your Laundry Detergent

Adding baking soda to your laundry helps soften the water making clothes cleaner, fresher, and softer! Add 1/2 cup of baking soda to your laundry to boost the effectiveness of your detergent.

 Deodorize The Refrigerator

Place an open box of baking Soda at the back of your refrigerator to help neutralize odors and change occasionally.

 Unclog Drains in the kitchen and bathroom

Pour baking soda and vinegar to unclog your drains.

Deodorize Garbage Cans

Simply sprinkle some baking soda on the bottom of your trash cans to help keep bad smells away.

 Carpet Deodorizer

Sprinkle baking soda on your carpet and let sit overnight. Sweep up what you can and then use a vaccum to suck up the rest.

 Freshen Coat Closets

Place an open box on the shelf in your closet to keep odors at bay and freshen the air and fabrics.

Absorb Toilet Odors

Add a cup of baking soda to the toilet and leave it for an hour before flushing. It will clean the toilet and absorb the odor.

Deodorize Garbage Disposals

To help eliminate odors slowly pour baking soda down your drain while simultaneously running warm water.

Remove Odors from your hands

Simply rub your hands with baking soda and water to get rid of strong odors like garlic or onion.

Keeps ants away

Mix an equal parts of baking soda and salt. Sprinkle the mixture wherever you see ants coming in.

Remember, its always important to give yourself a positive boost when it comes to your health and lifestyle.