12 Alternative Uses for Baking Soda

11. Sunburn Relief


Whether you have a sunburn or a minor burn that was obtained from fire, you can give yourself some relief by mixing baking soda and water. Apply this mixture to a cool compress and hold it on the afflicted area. If you have enough water available to fill a bathtub, you can also put ½ cup of baking soda into lukewarm water to create a soaking remedy.

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