Sodium bicarbonate is undoubtedly the most hardworking worker in the kitchen. It is indispensable in baking - because of it cakes and other biscuits rise. Effective is for environmentally cleaner and deodorant that helps deodorised litter box, bin, the interior of the refrigerator and the like.
Sodium bicarbonate is also gentle and fast acting drug for a range of annoying health ailments, from nappy rash to sunburn.
What is baking soda?
It is a slightly basic salt. If reacted with an acid, releases carbon dioxide and create a foam. It is manufactured from soda ash, which occurs naturally as the mineral.
Very useful way to maintain a healthy alkaline body is eating half or teaspoon of baking soda, dissolved in water, per day. Do not drink it between meals or about an hour after meals because your stomach needs a certain acidity to effectively carry out its functions.
Sodium bicarbonate is also effective in cleaning teeth (and this does not hurt their surface) and is also used against bad breath (just add it to your toothbrush on toothpaste). Apart from the fact that it eliminates bad breath, is also an excellent tooth polish, because it whitens teeth and acid attack that destroys tooth enamel.
Can also be used for peeling skin, especially if you have a problem with acne (made some paste with baking soda and water as a means of facial cleanser instead of using commercial preparations).
People with skin allergies, who usually have an unpleasant reaction to the commercial powders for laundry, have a lot less problems if their clothes and bedding is washed with baking soda.