Potassium Alum is a crystal-white mineral. It has been used in traditional medicine for thousands of years. Potassium Alum is widely used as an astringent and a styptic to stop bleeding, clean and heal minor cuts and wounds, and cure bad gums, nosebleeds, hemorrhoids and pustules. It is also used as a deodorant to reduce body odor – often applied to the underarms, or after shaving.
How to Use Potassium Alum
1. To treat mouth/canker sores, gum inflammation, nosebleeds, cuts, wounds, hemorrhoids and pustules:
– Apply a pinch of the powder to the affected area,
– Or dissolve some potassium alum in water, use it as mouthwash, or use it to wash the affected area.
2. To treat nosebleeds:
– Dissolve a pinch of the powder in some water, use a cotton ball to soak it and apply to the nose.
3. To treat body odor (feet or underarms):
– Apply the powder to your feet or underarms
– Or mix it with some water and then apply the solution to the area
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