Kitchen remedies: Salt

If you take your coffee without sugar but wish there was a way to reduce the bitterness, try adding a pinch of salt to the brew. The sodium ions in salt cancel the bitterness of the coffee
Sanitize your cutting board by adding salt to the mix. For plastic boards, scrub the board with a mixture of bleach and salt. For wooden boards, salt rubbed in with a lemon wedge should do the trick
Sprinkle a little salt in your shoes and sneakers to keep them from getting smelly. The salt acts as a natural and efficient deodoriser
Mix equal amounts of salt and baking soda and use the mixture as an all-natural mouthwash
Make an effective face mask by mixing 1/4 cup salt and 1/2 cup olive oil. The olive oil moisturises the skin, where as the salt acts as an exfoliator