Bicarbonate of Soda

Pure Food-Grade (Aluminium Free) Alkalise / Skin Teeth Cleaning
500g (17.64 oz.) Powder

Sodium Bicarbonate is a salt which breaks down forming bicarbonate and sodium in water. This breakdown creates a solution called alkaline, meaning it is able to neutralise acid. Due to this, Bicarbonate of Soda is often used to help with conditions caused by high acidity in the body, such as heartburn. While Bicarbonate of Soda is a substance found in numerous households, not many people know how many different effective ways this product can be used. Ancient Purity’s Bicarbonate of Soda is a safe and effective tool for a host of health issues! EP/BP/USP Grade. It's Multi-purpose and Multi-Beneficial.

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Ancient Purity presents a real classic in natural health, it is'nt going away, in fact it's getting more popular and respected as time goes on while fancy new health products and brands come and go, Pure Bicarbonate of Soda remains... Steady, getting results and supporting natural health. With its natural pH neutralising effects, Baking Soda serves a variety of purposes. The compound is effective for reducing body discomfort, eliminating infection and help getting rid of inflammatory conditions. Many people use Sodium Bicarbonate on a variety of conditions such as pimples, allergies, sores, and bacterial infections. Burns, bee stings, and cysts also respond well to a protocol with this.

Historically Bicarbonate of Soda was also used when people suffered with weakness, coughs, stuffiness in the nasal or breathing passageways, accumulation of gas in the alimentary canal, joint issues and oral problems. While Bicarbonate of Soda is particularly effective, it should also be noted that the substance can deplete the body of essential vitamins and minerals, particularly B vitamins, folic acid, and chromium. It is best used for short periods of time in conjunction with other nutritional supports to prevent nutritional imbalances.

Pure Bicarbonate of Soda - Information & Points to Research

  • Pure, Clean, Effective Bicarbonate of Soda.
  • Alkalise Your Body.
  • Freshen up your Teeth & Mouth.
  • Essential Home Remedy for Skin.
  • Helps to Reduce Heartburn.
  • Chemical Free Deodorant.
  • Natural Hair Cleanser.
  • Relieves Sun Burn. 
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Bathe in Pure Bicarbonate of Soda

Ancient Purity’s Bicarbonate of Soda is of the best quality available, you not need to mix it with anything else. It will already be enough to give you what you need. Simply place some in your bath water and you can count on having smoother and softer skin. At the same time, doing this can help you get rid of yeast infection and other types of skin infections that you might currently have. There is nothing more luxurious than bathing in essential oils. Not only will you smell great, but you will also get the many benefits using with Epsom salt. This combination will assit you to detoxify your body. If you have been exposed to various chemicals because of your environment, the products that you use and the food that you eat, doing this type of Baking Soda bath combination might make a lot of difference.

While you are taking a detoxifying bath with the use of the Bicarbonate of Soda, you may want to relax yourself further by giving yourself a massage. You need to stimulate your lymphatic system well, so make sure that you will massage your neck area going towards your shoulders. It will help relieve the stress that is being felt by your lymph nodes.  Regarding (self) massage, Ancient Purity’s Handmade Wooden Massage Tools might be of great help! You could add some essential oils or burn one of our amazing resins. A bath should be a real, deep, restorative moment of relaxation, not just a wash.

Bicarbonate of Soda & Smoother Skin

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You can help get rid of rough patches on your skin by making creating a Soda Bicarbonate paste. You simply need to mix with water and apply it on the area of your skin that you would like to improve. Leave on for a few minutes then rinse. The mild exfoliating property of Bicarbonate makes it effective against clogged pores and pimples. It is safe to be used on the face as well after it is diluted with water. Bicarbonate of Soda helps dry out the pimple and its antibacterial property helps prevent further breakouts on your skin. It's worth using this as a face wash twice a week, we recommend mixing it with Clean, Filtered Water. Rub the mixture onto your face using circular and gentle strokes and then let it sit for a minute like a face mask. Afterward you should rinse your face with clean warm water. Get a deeper experience, combine 1 teaspoon of bicarbonate of Soda with 1 teaspoon of Organic Forest Honey in your palm, and then rub it together, then apply.

Bicarbonate of Soda - Topical uses

Rashes...There are some babies who get diaper rash depending on the diaper that they are using but adults can also get rashes when they wear clothes that are warm and moist for extended periods of time (Prickly heat rash). You can get rid of rashes by using Baking Soda. Simply mix Baking Soda with water and apply it on the area with rashes while bathing. Some opt to put dry Baking Soda on the rashes as well.

Insect Bites... Being bitten by insects can be irritating because of the discomfort that you will feel until the area heals. You can get rid of the uncomfortable feeling by making use of Bicarbonate of Soda. Once again, you simply need to make a paste out of Baking Soda and water and apply it on the area of the skin that is a bit problematic.

Sunburn... If you have already applied Baking Soda on your skin before, you know that it can be very cool. This explains why it can also be effective against sunburn. It can help cool down the skin and at the same time, make the skin heal faster.

Exfoliation and Skin Whitening... Do you know one of the reasons why people have the tendency to have darker skin? It is because they rarely exfoliate. Sometimes, soap and water and even the use of bathing liquids are not enough. There is a need to exfoliate the skin. This can be done with the use of Baking Soda that is sometimes mixed in with lemon if you would like to whiten the area. The Baking Soda paste is usually applied to areas that are prone to darkening such as the underarms, elbows, and knees.

Bicarbonate of Soda "Natural Health Support"

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Bicarbonate of Soda Gives

Natural Teeth Whitener…To keep your teeth looking pearly white, you can create your own paste with a teaspoon of Bicarbonate Soda and water. Once a week, rub the paste gently onto your teeth, let it sit for about five minutes, and then rinse your mouth. This is such an ideal natural way to whiten your teeth and eliminate bad bacteria without using any questionable chemicals as well.

Enhanced Athletic Performance… Some studies show that Bicarbonate of Soda can help you perform at your peak for longer, especially during anaerobic exercises or high intensity training and sprinting. During high intensity exercise, your muscle cells start producing lactic acid, which is responsible for the burning feeling you get during exercise. Lactic acid also lowers the pH inside your cells, which may cause your muscles to tire. Baking Soda has a high pH, which may help delay tiredness, allowing you to exercise at your peak longer. For example, one study found that people who took Baking Soda exercised for an average of 4.5 minutes longer than people who didn’t take it. One study recommends taking 300 mg of Bicarbonate of Soda per 33.8 ounces (1 litre) of water one to two hours before exercising. Another study added that taking it three hours before exercise results in less gastrointestinal discomfort.

Remove Pesticides…Recent research has found that soaking vegetables and fruit in a Bicarbonate of Soda wash is the most effective way to remove pesticides without having to peel them.

Harness the Natural Powers of Bicarbonate of Soda

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A natural effective replacement for a chemical shampoo.

Bicarbonate of Soda can also remove chlorine from your hair. If you swim in a typical swimming pool you cannot avoid getting chlorine on your hair and this can be harder to clean your hair. Make sure that you will remove chlorine from your hair by using Pure Bicarbonate of Soda. You just need to add a little bit of Bicarbonate on your hair so that you can get rid of the discoloration that usually occurs because of being exposed to the chlorine of the pool.

Make your own Natural Shampoo

  • Mix the Pure Bicarbonate of Soda and water at a 1 to 3 ratio in a small squeeze bottle. The more hair you have, the more you’ll need. For shoulder-length hair, use one tablespoon of Pure Soda Bicarbonate and 6 tablespoons of water.
  • You can use Pure Bicarbonate on dry hair or you can use it when your hair is wet. Work the mixture in starting at your roots, and massage it through to the end of your hair.
  • Let the mix sit for a few minutes then wash it off using warm water. Rinse your hair with a mixture of Apple Cider Vinegar and water. The ratio should be 1 to 4. Add a few drops of essential oil if you’d like.
  • To apply the Apple Cider Vinegar mixture, tilt your head backward to avoid getting apple cider vinegar in your eyes.

Bicarbonate of Soda is an Essential for you and your Kitchen

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Bicarbonate of Soda... Closing Thoughts

Bicarbonate of Soda, also known as Baking Soda, is widely used in baking. This due to it having leavening properties as it causes dough to rise by producing carbon dioxide. Aside from preparing food, Bicarbonate of Soda has a variety of additional health benefits and household uses. Bicarbonate can help decreasing heartburn by neutralising stomach acid. Dissolve a teaspoon of pure Bicarbonate of Soda in a glass of cold water and slowly drink the blend. Many people use Soda Bicarbonate as a replacement for mouthwash. 

Several studies have revealed it can aid freshen your breath and even provide antimicrobial and antibacterial properties. Bicarbonate of Soda might eliminate the smell of sweat by making the odours less acidic. Try patting some of it onto your armpits, and you probably will notice a difference. Fortunately, Soda Bicarbonate can help getting rid of bad smells in your fridge by neutralising bad odours. Fill a cup with baking soda and place it in the back of your refrigerator to neutralise bad odours. Interestingly, a recent study has found that soaking fruits and veggies in a Soda Bicarbonate wash is the most effective way to remove pesticides without peeling them. By now you probably understand that Ancient Purity’s Bicarbonate of Soda is a must-have!

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Do not use Bicarbonate of Soda home remedies for more than a two week period without checking with your healthcare practitioner.

Bicarbonate of Soda home remedies may deplete your body of essential minerals and vitamins. It should not be used on a low sodium diet unless under supervision. In some instances, it may interact with prescription drugs, so check first with your pharmacist. Only use baking soda after it's been dissolved in liquid and never consume it in dry powder form. Bicarbonate of Soda should not be used by pregnant or nursing women.

Tell your doctor if you have: pre-existing heart disease, kidney disease, liver disease, high blood pressure, or any allergies. Because this medication contains a large amount of sodium, remind your doctor if you are on a low sodium diet. This medication should be used only if clearly needed during pregnancy. Small amounts of sodium bicarbonate have been found to be present in breast milk.  Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor even though he or she probably will not be fully aware of the benefits since they have never tried using it as a systemic medicine for chronic diseases like cancer and diabetes.

You may not be able to take sodium bicarbonate, or you may require a dosage adjustment or special monitoring during treatment if you are taking any of the medicines listed above.

• Mecamylamine (Inversine)
• Methenamine (Mandelamine)
• Ketoconazole (Nizoral)
• Antacids
• A tetracycline antibiotic such as tetracycline (Sumycin, Achromycin V, and others), demeclocycline (Declomycin), doxycycline (Vibramycin, Monodox, Doxy, and others), minocycline (Minocin, Dynacin, and others), or oxytetracycline (Terramycin, and others)

  • Brand: Ancient Purity.
  • Size: 500g.
  • Container: Kraft Paper Pouch.
  • Storage: Keep in a cool dry place, keep out of reach of children.
  • Estimated shelf life from purchase: 2 years.

Q – Can you explain about using baking soda as a deodorant?
A – Sure! I use the following recipe and this really does it for me. You have to mix 1 part baking soda with 6 parts of corn starch that can act as an antiperspirant to keep you dry. For more sensitive and dry skin, mix 1 part baking soda with 2 parts coconut butter or shea butter.

Q – Somebody at my work told me that baking soda is good for cleaning. Can you give some cleaning tips?
A – Excellent question! Yes, it is a very good cleaning tool. I don’t know where to start as there are so many uses. Use it to clean your dishwasher cleaner by sprinkling baking soda in your dishwasher’s bottom and run as usual to help freshen and remove stains. Veggie and fruit wash, mix water, lemon juice and baking soda for wiping fruits and veggies to remove wax. You can use it as a silverware polisher. Make a paste with 3 parts baking soda, 1 part water. Rub paste onto silverware with a clean cloth. Rinse and dry. It is a good insect repellent too. Keep cockroaches and ants at bay by sprinkling a line of baking soda along basement windows and doorways.

Q – How you use this stuff against bad breath?
A - Mix 1 teaspoon baking soda in ½ glass of water. Gargle, swish, spit and rinse.

Q – Is sodium bicarbonate bad for nature?
A - No data shows bicarbonate soda to have negative effects on the environment.

Q – What is baking soda? Where does it come from?
A - True baking soda is a naturally occurring mineral found in evaporated lake beds. Its history of use dates back at least as far as the ancient Egyptians who would use it for mummification, medicinal purposes, personal hygiene, and household tasks. In its natural form, it is called nahcolite.

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The effect of sodium bicarbonate oral rinse on salivary pH and oral microflora: A prospective cohort study.

Supporting Scientific Research

  1. James AG, Austin CJ, Cox DS, Taylor D, Calvert R. Microbiological and biochemical origins of human axillary odour. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2013;83(3):527–40. doi: 10.1111/1574-6941.12054.
  2. Kuhn F, Natsch A. Body odour of monozygotic human twins: a common pattern of odorant carboxylic acids released by a bacterial aminoacylase from axilla secretions contributing to an inherited body odour type. J R Soc Interface. 2009;6(33):377–92. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2008.0223.
  3. Effect of sodium bicarbonate supplementation on two different performance indicators in sports: a systematic review with meta-analysis. Lino RS, Lagares LS, Oliveira CVC, Queiroz CO, Pinto LLT, Almeida LAB, Bonfim ES, Santos CPCD. Phys Act Nutr. 2021 Mar;25(1):7-15. doi: 10.20463/pan.2021.0002. Epub 2021 Mar 31.
  4. B. Requena, M. Zabala, P. Padial and B. Feriche, “Sodium Bicarbonate and Sodium Citrate: Ergogenic Aids,’’Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2005, pp. 213-224.
  5. L. R. McNaughton, B. Dalton, J. Tarr and D. Buck, “Neutralize Acid to Enhance Performance,” Sportscience Training & Technology, 1997.
  6. Johann G. Zaller. What Is the Problem? Pesticides in Our Everyday Life. 2020,,, 1-125.
  7. Shellis RP, Dibdin GH. Analysis of the buffering systems in dental plaque. J Dent Res. 1988;67:438–46.


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