Once a week for 20 minutes sit in a hot bath that contains a handful of Epsom salts, 10 drops of lavender essential oil, and a half cup of baking soda. This combo is said to draw out toxins, lower stress-related hormones, and balance your pH levels.
DIY tooth whitening: Mix a tiny bit of toothpaste with 1 tsp baking soda & tsp water. Brush teeth for 2 minutes. Do this once a week until you reach desired results. From then on, use the treatment once every month or two.
softening, detoxifying foot soak - Fill a large bowl with warm water and add 1 cup apple cider vinegar with 1 cup Epsom salt. Soak your feet for minutes, rinse and lightly scrub with pumice stone. Then say hello to gorgeous feet.
Take coffee grinds with olive oil, and make into a paste. Massage well into the area with stretch marks for about 5 minutes. Then take a hot towel, and wrap it around the area for about 20-25 minutes. Remove and wash off with warm water. Also, when you are finished, apply a moisturizer to the area. The olive oil with the caffeine in the grinds, will help stimulate the area to remove the stretch marks. If you do this 1-3 times a week, you will start to notice a difference within 2 weeks
Take coffee grinds w/ olive oil, & make into a paste. Massage into stretch marks for 5 minutes. Wrap a hot towel around the area for minutes. Wash and apply a moisturizer. Olive oil w/ caffeine will help stimulate the area to remove the stretch marks.
How to whiten nails after wearing dark polish. To get white nails -- make a paste using 1 tbsp peroxide and 2 tbsp baking soda. Let this paste sit on your nails for 5 minutes and voila! REMEMBER THIS AFTER USING BRIGHT NAIL POLISH!
Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and vinegar, then a time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue.