How To Use Salt To Fix Various Beauty Issues

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Salt also known as sodium chloride has many beauty uses apart form being used in cooking. Salt has the abilities to kill all the infections and acts as a natural anti bacterial agent.

Salt is a very powerful cleanser and can also be used to preserve foods. We usually neglect the benefits of salt for beauty.

There is no need to use medicated creams for pimples, acne and skin infections as you can use salt to treat them fast.

Salt can be used to remove dead cells form your skin as it dissolves dead cells and makes your skin clear. Large skin pores are also shrinked and you will get a glowing skin.

Salt will act as a natural exfoliant for your skin. You can mix salt with oils such as almond oil or jojoba oil to make it more effective for your skin.

You must try using salt on your skin and here is how to use salt for various beauty issues.


Salt Face Mask For Clear Skin

Mix with 3 tablespoons of pure honey. Apply on your face with gentle massaging and leave for 15 minutes. Later rinse with warm water. It will treat pimples, acne, skin inflammation and other skin infections.


Homemade Deodorant

Mix together 1 teaspoon of salt in rose water and pour it in a spray bottle. Spray under your arms and this will kill all the stinky bacteria which grows on the sweat. w


Toothpaste For Sparkling Teeth

Mix 3 tablespoons of baking soda with 1 tablespoon of salt, few drops of mint oil and 1 tablespoon of glycerin . Apply on your teeth then brush your teeth and rinse off.


Mouthwash For Refreshing Smell

Mix 1 tablespoon of salt with 1 tablespoon peppermint oil in a glass of filtered water. Rinse your moth and gargle with it every morning for 5 minutes to kill all the oral germs.


Salt Water For Nasal Cleansing

If you have congested nose then mix 1 teaspoon of salt in water and use a dropper to put few drops in your nose. It is a nasal decongestant and can be used for children as well.


Treat Dandruff And Itching

If you have dandruff and itching along with dandruff then use salt to remove all the dandruff. Mix 1 tablespoon of salt, 1 tablespoon of baking soda with few drops of vinegar to make a paste. Apply on your scalp and leave it for 10 minutes. Wash off with warm water.


Treat Wounds

Salt creates a strong sensation when applied on wounds but is one of the best treatment for wounds as it kills all infections. Apply some salt on the wound after the bleeding has stopped to clean it and speed healing.

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Story first published: Saturday, January 30, 2016, 11:32 [IST]
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