Lemon – Your Ultimate Beauty Tool

Lemon is Vitamin C rich fruit. The primary ingredient of lemon is citric acid. It has a bleaching action and offers brilliant results on skin whitening and even skin aging. It also facilitates elimination of fatigue and feeling of nausea. Unfortunately, the effect of lemon on beauty is often underestimated. When used rightly and in appropriate quantity, lemon can become your all in one beauty tool.

Here’s how you can use lemon as a beauty tool:

Using Lemon the Right Way

  • Using lemon once a week is sufficient.
  • The lemon beauty regime should be followed in the evening.
  • Wash the lemon thoroughly and peel it. Also peel the inner white lining and then cut into half cut. Extract pure fruit juice by hands and cut remaining lemon into pieces.
  • Use all of the pure fruit juice, pieces of lemon, and lemon peels for beauty treatment.

Lemon Face Wash

Washing your face in the evening with lemon face wash will help you achieve clearer and rosy complexion. It also helps you combat yellow undertone. All you need to do is put about 3 drops of lemon juice on a cotton pad. Add a little toner and pat the face.

Exfoliate with Lemon

Take a teaspoon of lemon juice and a spoonful of cheese. Add a spoonful of warm honey, rub the elbows gently. Also apply it to knees, and heel. This will help in softening dead skin. Allow it to set for about 10-15 minutes. Wash with warm water.

Lemon Tea

This is a must follow for all beauty conscious ladies. Cut half a lemon into small pieces and add sugar depending. Soak this mixture into water. Drink his concoction. Lemon is rich in Vitamin C. It also consists of iron, calcium, phosphorus, and B Vitamins. It also restores skin brightness and elasticity.

Lemon Bath

Soak half lemon peel into the water of tub. This can be easily used to wash hair and bath. It also contains moisturizing function. Bathing with lemon is one of the best ways to smoothen the pores.  It has a therapeutic effect for acne patients.

Anti-wrinkle Lemon Face Pack

Adding lemon to your face pack will help you ensure an instant face lift. This face pack will help clear pores, tighten and firm skin. To prepare this natural skin tightening mask, you should mix one egg white, half a teaspoon of olive oil, and a few drops of fresh lemon juice. Make a paste out of these three and apply it on your face. Mask on your face and massage in small circles. Allow the mask to dry up. Rinse your face and neck with lukewarm water. Pat it dry gently. This is a natural face mask that helps to firm, lift, and tightens your face and neck. You will get a more youthful appearance instantly. The lemon juice in this face pack tightens pores, and fades away age spots, pigmentation, and dark skin discoloration. It is also helpful in removing blemishes on your face and neck.

Citrus fruits contain the following vital ingredients and nutrients that make them a perfect beauty tool for you:

  • Phosphorus
  • Carbohydrates
  • Vitamins B1, B2, C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Hesperidin
  • Organic acids
  • Flavonoids
  • Volatile oil

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