We've heard of some pretty crazy beauty treatments snake venom wrinkle cream, anyone? Martha Christy, author of In Your Own Perfect Medicine , claims that putting your own urine on your face — dubbed "urotherapy" — can help reduce the appearance of acne, eczema, and other skin conditions because pee contains minerals and nutrients. If this is true, this would be the cheapest facial moisturizer ever. But it still seems kind of strange. So we checked in with Mona Gohara, M.
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So, the theory is. As well as excreting waste products the kidneys also filter out excess water-soluble vitamins and minerals that are in abundance in the body. This means that your pee is power packed full of all kinds of good biz which, in theory, should be nourishing and hydrating for the skin. And, added bonus of the skin recognising the urine as being from your own body and accepting it as itself, instead of having an adverse reaction as can be the case with many commercial skin products. So with all of this in mind I decided to wash my face with my own urine for three weeks.
How to Safely Clean a Cat’s Litter Box
Cleaning entails throwing out the old litter, scrubbing the box clean and adding fresh, new litter. If you use a liner in the litter box, pull the liner remember our gloves, here off of each corner and place the entire contents of the bag in a trash bag. If your cat is one of the persnickety creatures that hate litter liners, dump the entire contents of the unlined box into a trash bag. You might need to use your scooper to scrape the dried litter off the box.
The Smithsonian has unexpectedly shared five unexpected uses for urine -- including whitening your teeth and making own gunpowder. The Roman poet Catullus wrote, "Egnatius, because he has snow-white teeth, smiles all the time While it's clear that Catullus was not a fan of the man he wrote about, he also revealed that people used urine to clean and whiten their teeth. Talk about bad morning breath. Before scientists were able to synthesize chemicals in the lab, urine was a rich source of urea, a nitrogen-based compound that when set aside for long periods decays into ammonia.