How To Use Baking Soda For Dark Circles. Nowadays the use of baking soda for home remedies is very common and is used for many skin related purposes. Baking soda is one of the cheapest ingredient that is used in your kitchen and many other areas of your home. Baking soda is also used for beauty products and especially for whitening recipes. There are many reasons for the appearance of dark patches on the skin which might be because of sunburn, medical condition, reaction to any medicine or creams used or any other reason.
Whatever the reason might be but those dark patches look very ugly and lower once self-confidence. However looking beautiful is the right of every individual and all of us are beautiful in its own way but unfortunately, we cannot deny the fact of the latest beauty criteria. Certainly, smooth, spotless and clear soft skin is the skin beauty criteria and no one can deny it. Usually, we are using loads of creams and piles of makeup bases to look young and beautiful but end in vain.
Therefore home remedies are the easiest and safest way of achieving the goals and target without any hurdles. I am going to share with you a wonderful method of using baking soda that will remove the stubborn marks and patches from the skin in no time.
Before I start the recipe I want to share some of the reasons that cause dark spots on the face and skin.
Some people inherit a kind of skin and melanin pigments that cause the appearance of dark spots on the skin without any visible reason.
drinking enough water is essential for healthy skin and not having any health issues. Unfortunately, in dry and winter weather we usually run out of water that results in dehydration. Therefore one must drink plenty of water to have healthy and spotless skin.
whatever you eat it appears from your skin therefore if you are eating loads of oily and junk food than don’t expect to look young and healthy. Similarly eating fruits and salads along with protein-rich food is exponantionaly healthy for skin and health.
dark circles are usually caused by not sleeping well and over stressing than needed. Therefore beauty nap can also reduce the dark circles.
As mentioned earlier about the dehydration it results in constipation, therefore, one must make sure to have plenty of water and fibrous food that ease the movement of food along the digestive tract.
Baking Soda for Dark Circles
As natural lightener baking soda is wondrous for dark circles and can be used to reduce the darker patches on the overall skin. In addition, it also helps in exfoliating the dead skin cells and cleans up the skin pores. It also balances the pH and thus act as super antiseptic and reduces the bacterial and fungal colonies.
- Baking soda 1 teaspoon
- Chamomile tea/ filtered water 1 teaspoon
How to make and apply:
- Take a small bowl and add baking soda and chamomile tea or filtered water.
- Mix well until it forms a smooth paste.
- Make sure to have runny consistency and you can add water or baking soda to balance the consistency.
- Now add cotton ball in the paste and apply on the eyes around the dark circles.
- Leave it for 20 minutes and even more.
- Now rinse your eyes and apply some moisturizer.
- As baking soda is a strong cleansing agent so it’s not recommended to use more often.
- However, you can use it for cleansing makeup and also twice a week.
- Must have a skin patch test to make sure you don’t have any kind of allergy to the ingredients.