10 Great Ways To Use Baking Soda
By now, most of us are familiar with baking soda as having uses other than a fridge deodorizer and baking ingredient, but this video will have you appreciating it even more. According to Wikipedia, the use of baking soda, the common name for sodium bicarbonate, goes back to ancient Egypt where it was used for soap. Despite its common use, the first factory to produce it wasn’t opened until 1846. We may no longer need baking soda to preserve our freshly-caught fish, but there are still many great modern uses for it.
In addition to the tips below, here are a few more beauty and health solutions using baking soda:
– A mixture of baking soda and water can be used as a mild facial exfoliant.
– Add three tablespoons to a warm tub to create a soothing foot bath.
– Soak brushes and combs in a small basin with a teaspoon of baking soda.
– Use baking soda for a safe fruit and vegetable scrub.