(For skin, hair, body and more)
I hope you all like my last post “HOW TO DO EGG FACIAL AT HOME” and I think you all enjoyed doing this facial. It is fun right :). So today, I will share the one more effective ingredient from our kitchen; hope you all will like this also.
Lemon is an excellent natural beauty aid, a versatile golden fruit which has exceptional properties to enhance your looks. It is a remarkable yellow beauty wonder packed with loads of qualities which is not only popular for its amazing health benefits, but is also used in a number of household cleaning tasks.
Lemon is believed to be a wonder fruit which is the cure for a hundred ailments. Blessed with myriad properties and high sources of vitamin C, this tiny citrus fruit is today the key to most beauty solutions. Read on to know more about the benefits of lemon. There are innumerable beauty ailments which can be treated effectively by lemons. From now on stop spending money on expensive beauty products and use lemons for your beauty regime.
It is very important to use fresh-squeezed lemon juice for your beauty treatments. So do not be tempted to buy the lemon juice from the supermarket as it contains anti-oxidizing chemicals that can be very harmful to the skin. Therefore, always use fresh lemons for your beauty therapy, right!
Before you use lemon for beauty purposes, I strongly recommend for doing a lemon test on your elbow. When you apply lemon juice, if you feel that your skin is itching, getting irritated or burning wash right away. It is possible that you can be allergic to lemon. And if you still want to give it a try, simply dilute the lemon juice with water.
As in my previous posts I have told that LEMON is natural bleach. Read on to learn the secrets to treat various beauty ailments with lemons.
- Dark underarms and Elbows
Simply cut a lemon into two halves and rub it thoroughly as a scrub onto your dark elbows and underarms. The citric acid in the lemon helps to kill the bacteria. Regular application of lemon lightens the skin color immensely. Lemon is an excellent natural bleaching agent and a great exfoliate for the skin.
So get ready to wear your sexy sleeveless outfits in all seasons, as it’s time to stop being embarrassed of your dark underarms and elbows. From now on treat the dark underarms and elbows consistently with lemon.
Itchy scalp and dandruff is a great setback for many. To get rid of dandruff simply take an egg white and mix it with the lemon juice. Apply this mix to your scalp thoroughly and rub it intensely in the scalp. Leave it on your hair for at least an hour and then shampoo your hair with lukewarm water. Apply the egg white and lemon mix for four to five times in a month and your dandruff will surly fly away. You can apply lemon juice directly on your scalp. Take half lemon and start rubbing on scalp and leave for 10 min then wash your hairs. You can repeat this every 20 days once.
Lemon juice when mixed with cucumber juice can really aid in removing scars. Make an equal amount mix of lemon and cucumber juice and apply it on your face thoroughly. Leave it on for 5 to 10 minutes for drying and wash with water and pat dry. Practice this for least 2 to 3 weeks to get rid of the scars.
Lemon is rich in enzymes, sugar, and fruit acids that aid to eradicate dead cells from the skin. Take a slice of lemon and rub it directly. The lemon will act as a great tonic for the skin, and will tone and refresh your skin immensely. Using lemon on face is the quickest way to get a natural glow. Lemon when combined with other vegetables and fruits has a potent effect on the skin. For a younger looking and fairer skin, just combine lime juice with cucumber juice and sprinkle some turmeric powder. Apply on your face and leave it for half an hour before washing it off.
Apply lemon juice with milk or cream and turmeric (optional) before your daily bath. Leave it for 15 minutes, wash it off and get a good dose of beauty sleep to wake up to a fresh glowing day.
- Strong Fingernails
To have strong, shiny and bright fingernails soak your fingernails in lemon juice for about 10 minutes. Then brush them properly with a nail brush dipped in a mixture of 1/2 white vinegar and 1/2 warm water. In the end rinse your hands with warm water. And then keep admiring your beautiful fingernails and also be ready to receive compliments for your attractive hands.
- Get rid of Oily hair
Lemon helps a great deal to reduce oils from oily hair. Make a lemon hair rinse by mixing juice of two lemons with a quart of water. Rinse your hair thoroughly with this mix to reduce oils from your oily hair.
- Stop Hair Loss
Do not worry about your hair loss but treat your hair loss using natural remedy. Make a mix of one lemon juice by adding four tablespoons of coconut milk to it. Apply this mix to the scalp once a week. I bet you will definitely experience drop off in your hair loss.
- Weight Loss
Lemon juice helps in digestion and aids the liver to get rid of impurities, which is very important to lose weight, and keeping off excess weight. Drink daily glass of warm lemon water mixed with honey. Make this your daily habit and you will be able to lose the extra pounds easily that you are carrying around.
Apply juice of half a lemon by using a cotton ball. Dip the cotton ball in lemon juice and dab your face with it on to your acne, white heads and blackhead. Leave it on for eight to ten minutes and then wash with cold water. Practice this for at least two to three weeks and you will be amazed to see your skin getting clear day by day. Also drink plenty of water mixed with lemon juice because it helps in internal cleansing and detoxification of the body.
- Pimple Marks
Apply lemon juice on your pimple marks and leave until it becomes dry and then wash your face with normal water. If you have a very dark pimple marks then apply lemon juice on marks daily.
Your answer for day to day beauty problems is sitting in your fridge. So what are you waiting for, go take the lemon out immediately and get set to practice the cheap and natural beauty regime right now.