9 Benefits of Baking Soda for Hair Skin and Body

Sunburn relief

Baking soda is alkaline which makes it effective at relieving the discomfort caused by sunburnt skin. Soak a clean washcloth in a solution of water plus 2 teaspoons of baking soda. Apply the washcloth over the affected area for 5-10 minutes. Baking soda also helps blisters dry out quickly which speeds up healing.