Tangy lemons do not only add taste to your food but also have some health benefits. Do you know that they are also great for your skin, hair and nail? Do you know that they can enhance your beauty and make you feel younger?
Blessed with myriad properties and high sources of vitamin C, lemon is a tiny citrus fruit and considered to be the powerhouse of benefits. Apart from enhancing taste to your food, lemons are good for skin, hair, and nail. They are very productive for enhancing your beauty.
Have a look at some of beauty benefits of lemons.
Want to get rid of blackhead of your face? Lemon juice can effectively prevent and remove blackheads. Apply a few drops of lemon juice on your face every alternate day using cotton. You will see the result within a week. Enjoy flawless glowing face.
Want to get rid of flaky and dry skin? Instead of using your normal moisturizer, cure it with lemon juice. Make a paste of lemon juice and honey. You can add a few drop of water if the paste is too thick. Apply the paste on your face, hands and legs.
Want to get rid of acne or pimples? Get rid of acne applying lemon juice on the affected area with the help of cotton. Leave it for about 15-20 minutes for best results and thereafter wash off it with clean cold water. If you do it regularly then you can certainly get rid of acne and pimple problems.
To make your face fresh and glowing, use mixture of lemon juice and coconut water as your every morning face wash. You will certainly notice how fresh your skin feels.
Lemons can help you get rid of dark patches on your elbows and below your eyes. Cut the lemon and rub it on the affected areas.
If you have ugly dark patches on your knees, elbows and toes then you can get rid of those by rubbing a fresh lemon upon them.
Lemon contains citrus acid which acts as a natural bleaching component. Because of bleaching properties it can help to brighten the color of your skin. So, use lemon juice for skin whitening in stead of using cosmetics and chemical bleaching products. Get 2 table spoon of lemon juice and 2 table spoon of water. Mix it properly. Apply the mixture on the entire face including neck. Leave it for 30 minutes wash it off with clean cold water.
Lemon juice is also a good toner. Usage of it can help you remove excess oil and tone the skin. It truly works wonder for oily skin.
The mixture of lemon juice and milk cream is a perfect moisturizer. Apply the mixture on the daily basis on the dry areas of skin in order to get healthy moisturized skin.
You can make your nails healthy using lemon juice. Mix lemon juice with a few drops of almond oils and apply it on your nails. Let the mixture remain on your nail for about 15-20 minutes. Thereafter, wash off with lukewarm water. This will fix yellow and brittle nail problems; and make your nails healthy.
Are you suffering from dandruff? Are you suffering from a dry, itchy and flaky scalp? If yes then lemon can be the right solution for you. Apply lemon juice thrice a week on your scalp for best results. Your problem will be certainly ended. Mix of curd (yogurt) and lemon juice can be also effective in dandruff treatment.