We can easily say that this ingredient is all-purpose, non-toxic and extremely beneficial substance. Did you know that your kidneys and pancreas actually create sodium bicarbonate substance, which isn’t identical to the baking soda bought in the stores? Well, our kidneys and pancreas create this substance in order to control the acidity of our blood, because acidic blood is the main cause and reason for chronic inflammation and disease. Sodium bicarbonate is produced by our bodies to neutralize excess acids produced by the digestive system and respiratory system.
People use this extremely useful ingredient for everything: for making homemade baked goods, as a polishing agent, deodorizing agent and for cleaning purposes. Baking soda is the perfect alternative for many harsh and toxic cleaning products and the best of all is that baking soda always provides excellent results. People also use this amazing ingredient to make homemade cosmetic and beauty products – teeth whitener, all-natural deodorant, etc. And, as we mentioned before, this ingredient is also very effective and beneficial in treating acne. The most common reason for skin breakouts and acne appearance is the pH imbalance. So, you can use baking soda to restore the pH balance and to prevent sin problems, like acne.
Today is your lucky day, because in this article we are going to show you how to make the most powerful and most effective homemade facial cream, which will help you get rid of the dark circles under your eyes. You just need 2 ingredients, which you probably already have in your kitchen cabinet – chamomile tea and baking soda. This homemade recipe is very simple and easy to make. You just have to follow the simple instructions.
Note: you should know that baking soda is a natural exfoliate, which promotes blood flow and moves along lymph as you gently massage it onto your skin. Exfoliating also promotes skin cell renewal. Here’s what you need to do:
You will need the following ingredients:
- A cup of chamomile tea
- 1 teaspoon of baking soda
Here’s what you need to do – first, you need to mix the ingredients mentioned above, until they form a paste. Then, you need to soak cotton pads in the mixture and place them under the eyes. After that, you need to gently massage for 2-5 minutes and leave it on for 10-15 minutes. Rinse with cold water and pat your face dry with a clean towel. Note: you can follow up with coconut oil or your favorite moisturizer.
Note: you can also reduce puffiness by leaving a spoon in your freezer overnight and applying it under your eyes in the morning, leaving it on until it becomes warm. We all know that the dark circles can be caused by fatigue and dehydration, always make sure to get a good night’s sleep and drink plenty of water to keep your skin looking healthy.