It only costs a few cents and works wonders – How it should be used.

In this article, we want to talk in detail about baking soda. It is a salt, it’s natural and economical, and it’s not sold in pharmacies, nor is it monopolized by large corporations. Here are 53 beneficial uses of baking soda:

  1. Can be used as an antacid

Baking soda soothes heartburn and bloating: mix 1 teaspoon of baking soda with a glass of water and drink as needed.

  1. It’s a good antiperspirant

It can be applied under the arms as a powder to avoid unpleasant odors.

  1. Whitens teeth

Baking soda is recommended to eliminate mouth bacteria, prevent cavities, and clean stained teeth. Brush with it once a week.

  1. Can be used as a facial and body exfoliant

Make a paste of baking soda and water to gently massage the skin. It’s also helpful for people with acne.

  1. Can be used against psoriasis

Add 1 cup of baking soda to your bath for softer skin. Also helps with psoriasis.

  1. Against insect bites

Baking soda can also be used against insect bites and sunburn.

  1. Can be used to eliminate unpleasant odors on hands
  2. Against diaper rash

Add 2 teaspoons of baking soda to the baby’s bath to help with diaper rash.

  1. Helps remove skin irritations in adults
  2. For fresher breath

Gargle with a half teaspoon of baking soda in a bit of water to freshen breath and help heal mouth sores.

  1. Against greasy hair

Add a bit of baking soda to shampoo to deal with skin or greasy hair problems.

  1. Useful for wind-chapped hands
  2. Useful if a jellyfish stings you: removes pain and venom
  3. Helps clear a stuffy nose

Put 1 teaspoon of baking soda in nasal drops.

  1. For flowers

Flowers in a vase last longer if you add 1 teaspoon of baking soda to the water.

  1. Eliminates unpleasant odors in the refrigerator
  2. Eliminates unpleasant odors in ashtrays
  3. Eliminates unpleasant odors in shoes and socks
  4. Cleans the car windshield (use a small amount on a damp sponge)
  5. Removes unpleasant odors from clothes (soak in water with baking soda)
  6. Sprinkled on carpets to remove unpleasant odors
  7. Can be used to make scented sachets for rooms or bathrooms
  8. Revives hardened brushes

Mix 1 cup of baking soda with ¼ cup of vinegar and 2 liters of water. Boil the mixture and soak the brushes in it.

  1. Eliminates cockroaches, ants, etc.

Sprinkle in the corners of the house and on the walls to drive away unwanted insects

  1. Sprinkle in the garden to keep rabbits away
  2. Sprinkle on the soil where tomatoes grow for extraordinary sweetness
  3. Sprinkle in cat litter to absorb unpleasant odors
  4. Sprinkle on pet fur for shine (use sparingly and brush well)
  5. Successfully replaces baking powder (mix with vinegar)
  6. Can be used to wash fruits and vegetables
  7. Speeds up the tenderizing process of meat

Put 1 teaspoon of baking soda in the water when boiling chicken

  1. Useful for bean dishes

Put in the water when boiling beans to make them more digestible

  1. Removes fish odor from hands (or from fish meat)
  2. For omelets

Omelets will be fluffier if you add a half teaspoon of baking soda for every 3 eggs used.

  1. Reduces acidity in tomato dishes (sprinkle a little)
  2. Cleans the toilet bowl

Add 1 cup of baking soda to the toilet bowl and let it work for 1 hour, then flush. It cleans the bowl and eliminates unpleasant odors.

  1. Can be used to clean sinks, bathtubs, shower cabins, porcelain or plastic items
  2. Can be mixed with water and sprayed on mirrors and windows for cleaning
  3. Removes grease from pots, pans, plates, etc.
  4. Cleans carpets

Sprinkle baking soda on carpets, rub gently, and let it work for 1 hour or overnight. Use a vacuum cleaner to clean them.

  1. Can be added to the washing machine for cleaner laundry
  2. Can make a paste with water and baking soda to wipe chrome or stainless steel objects.
  3. Removes scratches or pencil marks from walls.
  4. Cleans shoes
  5. Cleans the refrigerator, stove oven, microwave, etc.
  6. Washes reusable bottles
  7. Prepares a baking soda paste that cleans marble surfaces
  8. Eliminates heavy or unpleasant odors from microwaves, refrigerators, thermoses, etc.
  9. Mixed with hot water, effectively washes baby bottles
  10. Effectively cleans drains