Salt is white crystalline substance that most commonly is used for seasoning or preserving food. It is interesting that over the last few years more and more people began to use this mineral for many other purposes. This natural chemical compound is very useful and can make your life much easier.
ADDING SALT IN YOUR FAVORITE BEAUTY PRODUCTS CAN MAKE YOUR HAIR AND SKIN IMPECCABLE
Did you know that you can add sodium chloride (salt) in some products and thus improve their work? For example, if you have oily hair, add some salt in your shampoo and solve the problem with hair that quickly get oily. Simply add 2 – 3 tablespoons of salt in your regular shampoo and shake it well, in order to combine. Then, wash your hair as usual. After few uses you will notice significant improvement.
Another use of salt is to prepare body scrub. For this purpose you should utilize coarse sea salt.
Method of preparation: combine ½ cup of coconut oil and 2 tablespoons of sea salt. By your choice, you can add a bit more. Mix well the ingredients until you get homogenous paste and place it in jar. Let the resulted scrub in a cool place, so the coconut oil can solidify. And that’s it! Now you have cheap and completely natural body scrub that is incredibly efficient.
This natural mineral is perfect foot exfoliant. Make a paste by combining equal parts of olive oil and salt, and then rub your feet with the resulted mixture. In order to get best results repeat this treatment at least two times weekly and you can solve the issue with dry and cracked feet.
SODIUM CHLORIDE AS A NATURAL REMEDY
Have you ever got paper cut? Although it is tiny, it is really painful and annoying. So, next time you have small cut or wound, do the following: in a glass of water dissolve 2 teaspoons of sodium chloride. In order to disinfect it, apply a bit of the resulted mixture on the wound. Instantly you will experience a light tingling sensation, and that indicates that the solution is working.
For individuals who are suffering from constant headaches it is advisable to dissolve 1 tablespoon of salt in a glass of water and drink it. After 10 to 15 minutes the headache will be relieved.
Precaution: patients who suffer from hypertension need to be very cautious as you have to limit the intake of salt. Otherwise, that additionally will increase the high blood pressure. However, any external use of salt will not worsen your medical condition.