Alum is known as a chemical compound, made from hydrated salts, consisting of aluminum and sulfate. Alum is used for many things in a household.
This stone was used to purify water, not sure if it's still used. It is used on many cosmetics such as deodorants, aftershave, face washes and also on cleaning materials such as Jik and other bleaches.
In many cultures, Alum stones is used to chase away evil spirits, evil eye and also prevent any bad energies. So, households would usually tie the stone using a black rope hang it in their doors to get rid and prevent evil spirits.
Here are top 3 reasons why women use Alum stone
● For beauty purposes - Alum stone is used for pimples, acne marks and scars treatment. Using Alum to wash your face daily with reduce the pimples by unclogging pores. Regular usage of Alum stone reduces acne.
■ Tighten skin - Alum stone is used for the most awkward reason ever by women. It is known as a virgin stone. Alum stone is used for tightening skin.
According to traditional beliefs Alum stone can restore a woman's virginity. Bathing with Alum solution is known to really tighten the lady part.
● Removes hair - Women are known to use Alum powder to remove facial hair.
Alum stone is used for many things some were not mentioned in this article as the attention was on the three top reasons women use it.
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