12 Uses of Baking Soda

12 Uses of Baking Soda


Baking soda may be our ordinary product at home, but it has over 12 important uses which are essential for the well-being of human beings.

If you aspire to live long and have a health life,here is how to effectively use baking soda

Baking soda is a strong natural homemade cleaner and can be used in various ways in the  kitchen. Also it can be a powerful and safe skin, hair, and nail care item.

Whitens your teeth

Brush the teeth with some baking soda to whiten them.

Treats hard skin

Rub some baking soda on the rough skin areas and elbows to soften the skin.

Relieves sunburns

Mix water and baking soda and apply the paste on the affected areas to soothe the irritation and redness.

Relieves stretch marks

Use baking soda to naturally reduce the appearance of stretch marks.

Cures tooth abscesses

Brush the teeth with a mixture of baking soda and water in order to relieve a toothache, and eliminate tooth abscess.

Relieves acid reflux and heartburn

Drink a glass of water with a teaspoon of baking soda to treat heartburn and acid reflux.

A natural deodorant

Make a paste out of baking soda and water and apply it underarms to freshen them and fight bad odor.

Improves the volume and look of your hair

Add some baking soda to your shampoo and wash the hair to make it shiny and voluminous.

A natural facial scrub

Make a water and baking soda paste and use it as a scrub to fight skin conditions, treat acne, blackheads, and whiteheads.

Cleans stains

Use the paste of water and baking soda to clean the stubborn stains on the clothes. Then, just wash them to dissolve them.

Freshen Sponges

Add baking soda to water and soak the stale-smelling sponges in it to freshen and disinfect them.

Clean the Microwave

Clean the microwave with a damp sponge with baking soda, and then rinse it well with water.

Clean Floors

Add half a cup of baking soda to a bucket of warm water, and use the mixture to clean the floor and eliminate dirt and grime.

Clean Furniture

Apply some baking soda on a damp sponge, and use it to clean the stains from your furniture and walls. Wipe it off with a dry and clean cloth.

Softens legumes

Add some baking soda to the pot when boiling legumes to easily soften them.

Fruit and Vegetable Scrub

To eliminate the dirt and residue off the fresh vegetables and fruits, sprinkle on a bit of baking soda on a clean, damp sponge, and scrub them. Rinse with water.

Relieves insect stings and bites

Rub the same paste on the areas stung by insects to soothe the irritation and swellings.