8 Surprising Ways You Can Use Baking Soda, I Can’t Believe I Never Knew This!

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We put so many harmful things into our bodies and face consequences when our body doesn’t agree with our choices.

Well, there is an unsuspecting common household product that does wonders for your body! And I guarantee you have it in your pantry.

Stinky feet is what comes to mind when you mention baking soda. Would you have ever guessed that it has tremendous health benefits when consumed? And when I say consumed, I don’t mean in a cupcake.

Here are some incredible uses for baking soda and the amazing benefits that come with using it.

Heartburn Relief 

Baking soda has been found to alleviate heartburn by neutralizing your stomach acid. By adding one or two tablespoons to a glass of water, it should do the trick!

Prevent Kidney Stones

This is also cured by drinking water with baking soda mixed in. Research shows that it lowers the level of uric acid in the blood, which helps prevent kidney stones.

Foot Fungal Be Gone

Sprinkling a tablespoon or two into warm water and letting your feet soak can eat away at most foot fungal. Simultaneously, it is cutting down that stinky feet odor. It’s two-in-one!

Splinter Remover

Ever had a pesky splinter that you just couldn’t get to with a needle? Soaking the infected area in warm water and a tablespoon of baking soda a few times a day results in the splinter wiggling to the surface.

Hair Freshener

Men and women can both struggle with having hair products left in their hair even after it’s been washed. Adding a little baking soda to your shampoo, the products will loosen up and come right out.

Teeth Whitener

Anyone a coffee drinker? Teeth soak up everything and can easily stain if we aren’t too careful. Mixing your own paste with water and baking soda and brushing it on gently can whiten and brighten your teeth!

Baby Clothes Detergent

Its been found that babies can have very sensitive skin and the type of detergent you use can cause irritation. Using a cup of baking soda in your load of baby clothes a great alternative.

Car Wash 

Grease and dirt can be hard to scrub off, especially on your car. The harsh chemicals and grim that build up are a pain to get off. Stirring in some baking soda to a bucket of water will ease this filthy task. It cuts the grease and makes your car look squeaky clean.

Puts Out Fires

From time-to-time grease fires can start in your kitchen. You’ll be glad to know that baking soda can put it out! There’s a high chance you have baking soda in your pantry, which means you have a fire extinguisher!

Relives Poison Ivy  

Create a paste with water and baking soda and cover the rash. It soothes the skin by neutralizing the toxins from the irritating oils on the plant. Rash be gone!

So many uses for a little box that only cost a dollar! Stock up- you never know when you’ll need a little baking soda magic.

Did you ever think baking soda could be so useful? Please share these amazing tips with your friends!