You can use this ingredient as a medicine, as well as beauty, cleaning, and crafts product, help to boost the growth of flowers and plants.
Health issues and how to treat them with Epsom salt:
- Cough and flu – soak in Epsom salt bath for 20 minutes and the symptoms will be soon alleviated.
- Bug bites and inflammation of the skin – take 1 tbsp. of Epsom salt and add it into ½ glass of warm water. Let it cool off and then apply it on the affected area.
- Face wash – take ½ tsp of Epsom salt and add it into your regular cleansing cream in order to clean your pores.
- Gardening – you can help the plants grow greener with higher yield and more blossoms. This is due to the major components of the salt are sulfur and magnesium. Researches have shown that it reduces the need for fertilizers and boosts their effects.