Salt is already well known for its health benefits. Many people use it as a foot bath, but there are many other great uses. Try some of them for yourself:
1. Hair care
If your hair turns greasy quickly, you can try this trick: Add a handful of salt to your regular shampoo. Wash, and your hair will be in excellent condition, pay attention to reducing the oiliness of your hair in the future. Alternatively, you can try more advanced salt treatments to boost your hair volume. Combine salt with conditioner, heat this mixture on the stovetop, and then massage from your roots to ends. Hold for 20 minutes and wash off. The treatment works - prevents split ends and should result in an increase in hair volume.
2. Facial care
Combine the salt with liquid soap or facial cleansing cream. Gently rub the mixture onto your skin and wash off with warm water. This should help maintain skin moisture levels and remove old dead skin cells.
3. Foot care
If you are on your feet all day, your feet can quickly begin to feel tired and sore. Salt mixed with olive oil can be a great treatment for dry feet. Rub the mixture into your feet once or twice a week and dry skin should improve quickly. You can add an essential oil of your choice for a pleasant scent.
4. Relieve bruises
The bruises look pretty unattractive. Even if they have healed a long time ago, traces are visible. Try mixing 2 tablespoons of salt with water and spreading the mixture thoroughly on your skin.
If you suffer from headaches during warm summer weather or after a long day at the office, try a salt bath. The salt in the water will help relax the muscles and release any tension that often helps with headaches.
6. As a bathroom cleaner
Mix salt and liquid soap in a 1: 1 ratio and use this mixture to turn tiles and all surfaces into a crystal sparkle.
7. Get rid of splinters and chips
If you get a splinter, sprinkle some salt on the wound to soften the skin and bring the shard closer to the surface. Say goodbye to these tweezers.
8. To fall asleep
It can sometimes be difficult to fall asleep after a busy day. Salt can help! Take a bath in the evening and add 3-4 tablespoons of salt. Enjoy the relaxing effect and feel the relaxation. It should work like a sleep elixir.
9. The morning after the party
Perhaps you worked all night or were at a party - headache in the morning? Try this: Dissolve 1 teaspoon of salt in a glass of water. Drink the mixture to bring your water and mineral levels back into balance. Make sure to be hydrated all day and the hangover should disappear.
10. Clean the dishwasher
Add some salt to the dishwasher. Turn on a normal cycle and blemishes should be a thing of the past.
That's how much salt can do! Remember these tips!