Skincare using Baking Soda

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Skincare using baking soda? Who would have thought you could make your own skincare products using something that is a staple in everybody’s kitchen?

Baking soda is known for being one of the most useful, and not to mention inexpensive, ingredients around when it comes to DIY skin care.  So many people are unaware of how wonderful of an ingredient that baking soda is when it comes to taking care of your skin.

How can you use baking soda in your beauty routine?

It makes the ideal exfoliator to assist in getting rid of spots, acne and a lot of blemishes.  Regular facial exfoliation using baking soda can help to clear up stubborn acne and tone down skin blemishes.  By blending baking soda and water into a paste, you can make a safe and effective exfoliator that can be used up to three times a week. Moisturizer should always be applied after exfoliating.

Baking soda also makes a great body scrub, and it only takes three ingredients: baking soda, oatmeal and water.  Simply combine the three ingredients, apply with circular motions and rinse to remove dead skin cells and give your skin a youthful appearance.

Baking soda has become one of the greatest ingredients in homemade solutions for getting great skin.  From creating the ideal exfoliator to getting rid of acne, baking soda has turned into the definitive DIY homemade cure to get great skin and so much more.

For more on DIY skincare using baking soda, find the original article here:
Beauty Tip Of The Day: 2 ways to use baking soda for skincare