15 non-standard ways of beneficial use of mustard in the house, in the country, for health and beauty
In the new review for the attention of readers a few useful tips on how to use the room to improve health and beauty.
These tips can be useful to absolutely everyone, which means they should be carefully reviewed and noted.
Natural dishwashing detergent.
Regular mustard powder will successfully replace even an expensive dishwashing detergent. With it, it will be possible to wash even very greasy dishes in cold water. In addition, this tool is completely natural, and therefore safe and much cheaper than chemical detergents.
2. For washing
Safe and effective laundry detergent.
Mustard powder can be used for hand and machine washing. Simply add 50-100 grams of powder to a bowl of water, or pour it directly on the laundry in the car and proceed with the washing as you normally would. Mustard perfectly washes clothes made of wool and silk, does not wash color and gives the clothes a smell of freshness. In addition, it is the most effective natural remedy that will be a boon for opponents of chemistry and people suffering from various forms of allergy.
3. Anti staining
Fight against fat stains.
Mustard copes with stains, especially with greasy. Just put it on the contaminated area of dry mustard powder, wait a little while the mustard will absorb the fat, and then cover the same area with a paste of diluted mustard powder. After all these manipulations, the thing should be washed, as usual, and rinsed well.
4. From unpleasant odors
Mustard powder is a great assistant in the fight against unpleasant odors. Mustard powder can be cleaned dishes and shelves of the refrigerator. And if you wrap a little dry mustard in cheesecloth and hang it in your closet, you will be able to permanently get rid of the unpleasant odors and dirty laundry.
Means to protect plants from pests.
Mustard powder is actively used in gardening to protect plants from pests. They can sprinkle the soil to kill harmful insects. And to protect plant leaves from caterpillars, aphids, bare slugs, spider mites, cabbage moths, spray them with a solution of water and mustard powder in proportions of 100 grams of powder per 10 liters of water.
6. For soil
Growing mustard in the garden.
Growing mustard in your own garden will bring invaluable benefits to the soil and crops. The roots of this plant will loosen the earth, enrich it with oxygen, scare away the wireworm and slugs, and the flowers will attract bees to the garden.
7. From the cold
Remedy for rhinitis.
Mustard is widely used in traditional medicine. For example, to quickly cope with a cold you need to steam your legs in a bath with 4 tablespoons of mustard powder. In addition to the treatment of rhinitis, such a bath will help relieve leg fatigue after a hard day's work.
8. For disinfection
Use mustard for small cuts.
Mustard can be used to disinfect small cuts. Simply sprinkle the wound and skin around it with a small amount of mustard powder.
Mustard powder, diluted in a small amount of water to the consistency of sour cream, can be used to wash hair and scalp. People who gave preference to this natural remedy say that their hair became strong, docile, acquired a healthy shine and grow much faster.
10. To strengthen hair
The mask strengthening and accelerating growth of hair.
Mix in a small container 2 tablespoons of mustard powder, 2 tablespoons of olive oil, 2 teaspoons of sugar, egg yolk and 2 tablespoons of water. Apply the mixture to the scalp and hair roots, without affecting their ends, and leave for 15-20 minutes. After time, wash off the mask with warm water and wash your hair with shampoo. This mask will improve blood circulation, strengthen the cuticle and stimulate hair growth.
11. For acne
Mustard mask for acne.
Owners of oily skin should take note of the recipe for a mustard mask that can tone the skin and prevent acne. To make it, mix the mustard powder with a small amount of milk to the consistency of sour cream. The resulting mixture should be applied to the skin for 5-7 minutes, and then you need to wash well with warm water.
12. To lighten freckles
Mustard mask to lighten freckles.
Despite the fact that freckles are perhaps the main beauty trend of this season, their owners often dream of getting rid of them. Brighten freckles and make them less visible will help a mustard mask. To make it, mix a spoonful of mustard powder with a spoonful of honey and apply the mixture on problem areas for 5-7 minutes. After the time, the mask should be washed off with plenty of water and moisturize the skin.
13. From cellulite
A remedy for cellulite.
The mask of honey and mustard will help to cope with cellulite and restore skin tone. To make it, mix 2 tablespoons of mustard powder with 3 tablespoons of honey. The resulting mixture should be applied to problem areas, tightly wrap them with a film and lie under a warm blanket for an hour. After this procedure, the mask should be well washed off and take a contrast shower.
14. For livestock
Crushed mustard sprouts can be mixed with other grass and used for feeding livestock. This plant is rich in protein and can prevent many diseases.
15. For muscle relaxation
Relaxing mustard bath.
After a hard day's work, a bath with the addition of mustard powder will help you to relax. In a full bath, add 2 tablespoons of mustard, a few drops of your favorite essential oil and some sea salt.