Salt is one of the most important ingredients that add saltiness or flavor to the food. Apart from its use in the kitchen, salt is also used in beauty products since it can improve your hair and skin.
Below, you have the beauty benefits that the salt provides.
– Anti-oily hair
The oily hair is caused by excessively active scalp’s sebaceous glands. Salt will help you to solve this. Just add 2-3tbs. of salt in your shampoo and wash your hair. You will be amazed by the results only after a few treatments.
– Anti-dandruff treatment
The dandruff is a layer on the scalp formed from small dead skin cell pieces. The salt is stimulating circulation and it eliminates the dandruff flakes. It protects the scalp from fungal growth. Divide the hair into sections, add one to two tsp. of salt on the scalp and massage gently with wet fingers for ten minutes. Finally, wash it off.
– Hair growth
The sea salt is an amazing product for the growth of the hair. If you have issues with hair loss you can use this salt to boost the growth of the hair. Wash the hair as normally and massage the wet scalp with salt for ten to fifteen minutes and wash the hair again. Do it 2 times a week for two months and you will be amazed by the results.
– Softening body-scrub
The salt is also beneficial for your skin. Combine sea salt with two tsp. of coconut oil and mix it well. Scrub the body gently with this mixture and it will eliminate the dead skin cells. After that, just wash the body with shower gel.
– Balancing face-mask
If you have easily irritable and sensitive skin, you can try the following mask the can prevent irritations because of its anti-inflammatory properties. It controls the secretion of oil and hydrates the dry skin areas. Mix two tsp. of sea salt and four tsp. of raw honey and apply it to a clean and dry skin (except the eye area) and leave it for ten to fifteen minutes. Rinse with warm water.
– Facial tone
Use salt as facial toner that will penetrate in the skin pores and cleanse them. It controls the production of oil and fight bacteria. Mix 1 tsp. of sea salt and 4 oz of warm water in a spray bottle. Spray it 1-2 times a day to dry and clean skin, but avoid the eyes.