- Though baking soda is a staple in the kitchen, its uses aren’t limited to cooking.
- There are many ways you can incorporate baking soda into your beauty routine, from a teeth-whitener to a blackhead treatment.
- INSIDER spoke with natural beauty blogger Katie O’Sullivan to find out 10 ways people can use baking soda for beauty.
Baking soda has a surprising number of uses that aren’t limited to cooking and baking recipes. The inexpensive staple can be added to your beauty routine, from a blackhead treatment to a teeth-whitener.
“Being a blogger, I use pretty much everything, but definitely baking soda is a big thing for me,” natural beauty blogger Katie O’Sullivan of The Green Product Junkie told INSIDER.
“It’s very active,” she said. “There are certain things you can use and you’re like, oh my gosh, this really works, and baking soda will do that … It’s pretty potent.”
Scroll down to read about 10 ways you can incorporate baking soda into your beauty routine. Just make sure to be careful when using it, O’Sullivan said.