Beauty benefits of Baking Soda!

Hello lovely ladies!💕

Today I’m gonna be enlightening you all about a very cheap and effective ingredient that will give you flawless and glowing skin without much effort (God willing)😉

All of you must have heard about Baking Soda, it is a common kitchen ingredient that all of us use in our households for different purposes. Baking soda can be used in different skin care diy recipes and the results will leave you amazed. So today’s post is about, The 5 Effective Uses of Baking Soda for Flawless and Glowing Skin.

Baking Soda can do wonders for your skin and for your hair. It is an alkaline substance that has antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties. Baking soda works as a very effective skin exfoliator, a skin lightening agent and a very effective ingredient for many other beauty related issues.

Benefits of Baking Soda for the Skin

⚜️Baking Soda is composed of sodium and a pH neutralizer which gently exfoliates the dead skin cells and makes the skin bright and clearer.

⚜️Baking Soda’s pH helps to neutralize the alkaline nature of the skin.

⚜️Baking Soda has anti-bacterial, antifungal, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties that help to clear out the skin and make it soft and glowing.

⚜️It helps to control excess oil production from the skin.

⚜️Baking Soda helps to unclog the pores on the surface of the skin and thereby reduces acne.

⚜️Baking Soda also helps to get rid of any sun spots or brown spots on the skin

1️⃣Facial cleanser.

•1 Tbsp of baking soda.

•1 Tbsp of water.

•Mix both the ingredients properly and apply on face and neck.

•Massage in circular motions for 2-3 minutes and the rinse off with lukewarm water.

•This facial cleanser will help to clear out your skin and will rejuvenate your dull skin.

2️⃣ Facial scrub.

•1 Tbsp of baking soda.

•1 Tbsp of salt.

•1 Tbsp of Rose water.

•Mix all the ingredients properly and apply on face and neck.

•Massage in circular motions for 3-4 minutes.

•Wash off with normal water.

3️⃣Facial mask.

•1 Tbsp baking soda.

•1 Tsp honey.

•1 Tsp lemon juice.

•Mix everything properly and apply on face and neck.

•Leave for 15 minutes to dry completely.

•After 15 minutes massage in circular motions and wash off with lukewarm water.

4️⃣Blackheads remover.

•1 Tbsp baking soda.

•1 Tsp toothpaste.

•Mix both the ingredients well and apply on any area where you have blackheads like your nose,chin etc,.

•Leave it on for 15 minutes.

•Now take a toothbrush and gently scrub the area with it in circular motions applying very little pressure.

•Wash it off with lukewarm water.

5️⃣Treating dark circles.

•1 Tbsp baking soda.

•1 Tsp turmeric.

•1 Tbsp cucumber juice.

•Mix everything together and apply on the under eye area.

•Leave it to dry for 20 minutes.

•Wash off with normal water.

💡Points to Remember:

📌Always remember to do a patch test of all natural remedies to see if you are not allergic to any of them.

📌People with extra sensitive skin, choose products according to your skin requirement.

📌Do not go out immediately in the sun after using these DIYs. It’s better to try them out at night.

I have been using baking soda in my skin care and hair care routine these days and I am pretty satisfied with the results. They are really effective and will give you instant results sometimes. Do try the above mentioned DIYs in your beauty routine and see what wonders can baking soda bring about in your beauty regime🤩


EOS Lip Balm 😍

“All lip balms are equal, but some lip balms are more equal thank others”. Evolution Of Smooth aka EOS, the unique egg shape of the lip balm distinguishes it from the typical cylindrical shape tubes. EOS lip balm claims to be 95% organic, 100% natural,paraben and petroleum free.

🔹Key Ingredients🔹

Vitamin E (antioxidant)

Shea Butter (softens)

Jojoba oil (moisturizes)

〰️It retails for $3.29 〰️

I’m totally in love with the shape & colors, it’s so cute, girly & very attractive. The plastic material used for packaging has a smooth matte finish which looks pretty good, quality wise. It has a flat base so it stands well anywhere you place it. The small shape and size is quite handy to carry around. I’d give a 10 for packaging 👍🏼🤗

It comes in 8 different flavors. The fragrance varies depending on the flavors. Most of them has mild fruity smell of berries 😋


▪️Super cute packaging😍

▪️Easy to carry due to its size👍🏼

▪️Keeps lips moisturized & hydrated for 2 hours without a meal.😊

▪️Helps heal mildly chapped lips👄

▪️It has SPF 15🌞

▪️It does not feel waxy or heavy

▪️Last but not the least, the sweet and fruity fragrance forces me to taste it and I always end up licking my lips #confession🙊🙈


▪️I wish it had a little tint😕

RATING – 4/5

I do recommend trying EOS lip balm at least once🎀

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