Besides used for culinary purposes, baking soda is used for preparation of cosmetic products. That’s another reason why you need to have baking soda in you medicine packet.
Baking soda was produced and sold for the first time in 1846 by Dr. John Dwight and Dr. Austin Church. In 1860s, this ingredient was sold as a cooking additive and it was featured in many published cookbooks. Since then, it was expanded radically and widely advertised as a ‘potent magical agent’.
Speaking of cosmetics, baking soda can be an excellent alternative for the expensive skin care products that does not provide the wanted result. They are inefficient, can cause side-effects, and are rich in numerous chemicals. Baking soda has the capacity of solving facial problems related to rashes and acne.
How to Prepare and Use the Facial Soda Mask:
Alongside with other chemicals, all the cosmetic products that you can find on the market contain baking soda. However, you can make your own mask consisting of baking soda only which will be completely natural. It will get rid of dark circles around your eyes, swollen eyelids, and eye bags.
1 tbsp. of baking soda
1 cup of chamomile tea
Mix the chamomile tea with the baking soda and soak one cotton ball or pad in it.
Then, apply it under your eyes. Let it stay like that for 15 minutes and then wash your face. Apply some essential oil, such as coconut oil.
Use this mask regularly in order to revitalize your skin and eliminate the facial problems.