Lemons are among the most beneficial fruits, as their impressive nutritional profile offers a variety of health benefits. Among the countless others, lemons also offer amazing benefits for our skin health. They restore the youthful appearance of the skin and leave it glowing, smooth, and soft.
Here is how to use lemons in order to improve your skin elasticity, tone, and complexion, and prevent skin issues:
-- Just cut a lemon in half, and rub one half on the face for a few minutes. Then, wash it off with water.
-- To use its properties as a natural facelift treatment, mix a tablespoon lemon juice with 2 tablespoons of yogurt and an egg white, apply the mixture onto your face, and leave it to act for half an hour. Wash it off with warm water.
-- To eliminate blackheads, cut one lemon into quarters, pour honey over them, and use the lemon slice to scrub over the black heads prone areas for 5 minutes. Then, wash it off with warm water.
-- Mix lemon juice with honey and rice flour, and apply the paste on the face to act for 15 minutes. Then, wash it off with water.
-- To lighten the skin and eliminate dark spots, mix a tablespoon of lemon juice with the same amount of tomato juice, cucumber juice, and sandalwood oil. Apply the mask on the face, and leave it for 20 minutes. Then, rinse with lukewarm water.
-- Mix a tablespoon of lemon juice with two tablespoons of brown sugar and an egg white, and apply the scrub on the face. Massage gently in circular motions to exfoliate the skin, leave it for 15 minutes, and then rinse.
-- Dip a cotton ball in lemon juice and apply it on pimples and acne. Rinse after several minutes.