Baking soda is a wonderful thing. It’s used by many as a natural, non-toxic cleaner. However, baking soda can be used for so much more!

Before we get into the ways you can use baking soda, I do want to mention that it’s best to buy the good stuff. Now baking soda doesn’t have aluminum concerns like baking powder but most baking soda is made with chemicals and some baking sodas do test on animals. I’ve written a separate post all about what to look for in baking soda if you want to know more.

Ways to use Baking Soda

25 Unique Ways to use Baking Soda



Sink Cleaner
Stove Vent Cleaner
Natural Citrus Soft Scrub
Another Safe Scrub made with Baking Soda
Turn Baking Soda into Washing Soda
Natural Air Freshener and Carpet Deodorizer 
Cloth Diaper Detergent 
Another Cloth Diaper Detergent
Remove Burned Food from Pots and Pans 

25 Unique Ways to use Baking Soda

Natural Remedies

Natural Remedy for a UTI
Natural Remedy for Upset Bellies 
Treat Bee Stings with Baking Soda

25 Unique Ways to use Baking Soda

Skin Care & Personal Products

Simple Baking Soda Facial Scrub
Homemade Toothpaste (the first recipe)
Homemade Deodorant
Go No ‘Poo (a shampoo/conditioner alternative)
Gingerbread Bath Bombs 
Peppermint Star Bath Bombs
Baking Soda for Blackheads
Honeyed Baking Soda Scrub for Acne 
Clay and Baking Soda Mask

top photo credit: 19melissa68 via photo pin cc some changes made