Facial Wash Using Baking Soda

Our face needs to be cleansed properly in order to prevent bacteria build-up that causes skin irritations or other skin problems like acne. Choosing the right facial wash for your skin is needed so that you will achieve that clean face with causing damage to the skin or making it too dry.

There are a lot of facial wash products in the market and each varies from sizes to ingredients being used. This might be good effective but cost you a lot of money.

In this article you will learn how to create a very simple and cost-effective homemade recipe to clean your face gently and naturally.

Before starting the process, you need to gather the following ingredients:

- 1 tbsp baking soda
- 2 tbsp water

Baking soda is the main ingredient for this kind of facial wash and it has the capacity to remove dead skin cells by gently exfoliating the topmost layer of your skin. In this way, the skin will generate new skin cells resulting to youthful glowing skin. It also absorbs excess oil from your face and kills bacteria that lives in oily pores thus your skin will become oil-free and acne-free. Using baking soda as facial cleanser helps maintain the pH level of your skin and lightens your skin complexion over the period of time.

To use this facial wash, you may follow the instructions below:
1. Mix the two ingredients in a clean bowl.

2. Apply the mixture all over your damp face including the neck area.

3. Gently massage your face in circular and upward strokes for 2-3 minutes.

4. Leave it on your skin for a couple of minutes.

5. Rinse off with clean water and dab your skin with a clean towel to make it dry.

Note: You can use this cleanser on a daily basis and see the effective results in as early as seven days.