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Useful Uses For Eggshells

Just like eggs, eggshells contain calcium which can be useful in many ways.homemade eggshell powder is an effective and cheap alternative to commercial supplements especially if you have a hard time meeting your calcium requirement.it is also good for people who suffer from osteoporosis so you don't have to throw them again after use.

Eggshells serve double duty in the garden.if mixed with soil, they will decompose and feed valuable nutrients into the soil which in turn make the plants healthy.for many years, eggshell powder which is a good industry waste has been considered as a material for clay mixture to increase soil bearing capacity and strength parameter of clay. below is a few uses of eggshells;

gives your pet a calcium boost.

Eggshells can be converted into powder which can be used as a dietary supplement for animals.it helps to meet the calcium requirements for animals.

keeps slugs and other pests away.

When eggshells powder is sprinkled around growing plants, it can help to keep snails and slugs away.

adds a youthful glow to the face.

To achieve this,crush eggshells into powder form and apply on your face.just like a scrubber, eggshells powder will remove dirt and leave your skin glowing.

Studies suggest that boiling eggshells for thirty minutes in water make them safe for human consumption as they pose a risk of salmonella if they aren't cooked.after boiling, bake them in an oven set to 90-100 degrees celsius for around fifteen minutes.

Eggshells in powder form could be consumed as an effective calcium supplement. additionally, the shells are great sources of magnesium, flouride and other valuable minerals.having seen a few uses of eggshells, today is a great day to start using them.good luck!.

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