When it comes to natural remedies, baking soda is the most popular ingredient for both skin and hair. There are many benefits of baking soda for skin
It can remove dead layer from your skin in gentle way. Also because of its bleaching properties it acts as skin whitener. Very effective to remove extra oil from skin (that’s why many people use baking soda as natural shampoo too).
Let me tell you some effective ways to use this ingredient
Simple baking soda mask
Take 1 tsp of water and 1-1/2 tsp of baking soda, mix them well and apply on face and neck. Wash after 10 minutes
Pat it dry and apply oil free moisturizer.
Baking soda with honey
Mix 2 tablespoons of baking soda, 2 teaspoon of honey and 1 tablespoon of lemon juice or orange juice. Wash your face and pat it dry. Put the mixture on your face and wait for 15 minutes. Then rinse, pat dry and moisturize. Lemon or orange juice can brighten skin. Honey is a natural antibiotic and moisturizer that can really help acne-prone or dry skin.
Baking soda with tea tree oil
Very effective for acne. Mix 1/3 cup baking soda, 1 tablespoon of lemon or orange juice, and 2 tablespoons of tea tree oil to create the mask. Wash and pat dry your face. Put the mask on your face and leave it for 10 minutes. Rinse, dry gently and moisturize. This mask works best for oily skin and face with stubborn acne.