How To Whiten (Lighten) Skin With Baking Soda?




Baking soda is a very commonly used home ingredient for various purposes. It is essential at every home. It keeps your kitchen odor-free and clean. It is used for cleaning greasy objects. It is also an important ingredient for baking. It is quite a multi-talented ingredient in any household. Apart from all the cleaning and cooking, it is an important ingredient in home remedies. It is a cheap beauty product that answers so many beauty problems. Here we will talk about the ability of baking soda to lighten skin.

A common worry among all Indian girls is skin whitening. Baking soda is always there to the rescue. It is a cheap beauty product that answers so many beauty problems. Here we will talk about the ability of baking soda in whitening our skin.

Is Baking Soda Good for Skin Lightening?

  • Baking soda can act as both as an acidic or as a basic agent. It is amphoteric in nature.
  • It is a natural exfoliant that removes damaged cells reducing the darkened skins.
  • It is anti-bacterial, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory, in nature.
  • It also acts as an antiseptic.
  • It clears the skin and keeps it healthy and soft.
  • It absorbs the excess oil from the skin.
  • Its stops the clogging of pores and deeply cleanses the skin.

How to Use Baking Soda to Lighten Skin?

1. Apple Cider Vinegar and Baking Soda to Lighten Skin:

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons of baking soda.
  • 3 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar.
  • Regular moisturizer.
  • Warm water
  • Cold water

Procedure:

  • Mix together baking soda and apple cider vinegar.
  • Clean the affected area.
  • Apply the mixture on the affected skin.
  • Leave it for 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with warm water first.
  • Next wash the area with cold water
  • Pat it dry and apply your moisturizer.
  • Repeat 3 times a week.

Benefit: Apple Cider Vinegaar deeply exfoliates the skin.

2. Calamansi and Baking Soda for Skin Whitening:

Ingredients:

  • 4 tablespoons of baking soda.
  • 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar.
  • 3 teaspoons of calamansi juice.
  • Regular moisturizer.
  • Warm water
  • Cold water

Procedure:

  • Mix together baking soda, calamansi juice and apple cider vinegar.
  • Clean the affected area.
  • Apply the mixture on the affected skin.
  • Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with warm water first.
  • Next wash the area with cold water
  • Pat it dry and apply your moisturizer.
  • Repeat 3 to 4 times a week.

Benefit: The Vitamin C present in calamansi cleanses the skin.

[ Read: How to Use Aloe Vera for Skin Lightening ]




3. Lemon and Baking Soda for Skin Lightening:

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons of lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons of baking soda
  • ¼ cup of low fat plain yogurt.
  • Warm water
  • Cold water.

Procedure:

  • Mix together the lemon juice, baking soda, and yogurt.
  • Clean the affected area.
  • Apply the mixture on the affected skin.
  • Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with warm water first.
  • Next splash the area with cold water
  • Pat it dry and apply your moisturizer.
  • Repeat 3 to 4 times a week

Benefit: The citric acid and Vitamin C helps in cleansing the skin from deep within.

4. Baking Soda and Honey for Skin Whitening:

Ingredients:

  • 1 teaspoon of extra virgin olive oil
  • ½ teaspoon of raw honey
  • 2 teaspoons of baking soda.
  • Lukewarm water.

Procedure:

  • Mix together baking soda, honey and olive oil.
  • Clean the affected area.
  • Apply the mixture on the affected skin and massage gently.
  • Leave it for 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Wash it off with warm water first.
  • Next wash the area with cold water
  • Pat it dry and apply your moisturizer.
  • Repeat 2 times a week

Benefit: Honey fights against bacteria, tightens the skin and protects it from sun burn.

6. Hydrogen Peroxide and Baking Soda for Skin Lightening:

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons of baking soda.
  • 2 tablespoons of hydrogen peroxide.

Procedure:

  • Mix the ingredients
  • Clean the affected area.
  • Apply on the skin
  • Leave for 10 minutes.
  • Wash with cold water
  • Repeat twice a week

Benefit: Peroxide acts as a natural chemical peel, lightening the skin.

7. Milk and Baking Soda for Skin Whitening:

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons of baking soda
  • I tablespoon of milk

Procedure:

  • Mix the ingredients to a fine paste.
  • Clean the affected area.
  • Apply on affected area.
  • Let it dry.
  • Rinse with lukewarm water.
  • Repeat thrice a week.

Benefit: Milk helps to clean the skin and lightens it up.

These are some of the methods of skin whitening using baking soda.

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