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20 Surprising Uses For Baking Soda

Baking soda or sodium bicarbonate in scientific terms can be found in every household kitchen. This white crystal powder is generally used for the purpose of baking and cleaning, but you’ll be amazed to see its multipurpose nature. It benefits us in various aspects of our life. If you are wondering that it was invented some 100 years ago, then my friend you are wrong. Baking soda was being used way before the pyramid of Giza was built in Egypt. Egyptian used it for making mummies and also as a cleaning agent. Here are 20 more mind-blowing uses of baking soda.

20. Cleaning feet



Other than cleaning houses and dishes, baking soda does its wonders when it comes to cleaning the feet. Baking soda due to its alkaline properties helps in regulating the pH level in the human body. Mix 2-3 tablespoon of baking soda in lukewarm water and soak your feet in it for 15-20 minutes. Give a gentle massage to your foot and then clean your feet with a dry cloth. You’ll see feet will now feel all smooth and firm.

These are the reasons why baking soda is called the everyday user.