A powdery white chemical salt with crystalline grains. Its slightly grainy texture helps to exfoliate and soften calloused skin. Mixed with hydrogen peroxide, baking soda can even whiten nail beds. It also helps clear up acne, clean and whiten teeth, and remove product build-up from hair.
October 1, 2010
The ancient Egyptians used natural baking soda and incense as spiritual cleansers in purification ceremonies.