Lemon is a natural fruit acid. It rejuvenates skin naturally. You can use it alone or mixed with other ingredients. From ancient time people enjoyed the benefits of lemon.
Lemon has highest percentage of Vitamin C of all the fruits. Lemon also provides many health benefits. Lemon juice helps to smoothen and soften the skin. Lemon gives cooling effect to your akin.
You can make various beauty product and face pack with lemon. For healthy and beautiful skin you need to know the right measures and the right elements to add with it in the proper quantity. Here are some tips on making beauty product at home.
For lighten your complexion you rub a cut lemon on your face sprinkled with sugar. You can also use lemon directly on elbows for soften and lighten.
You can make astringent from lemons. For that you have to mix lemons with cucumber juice and apply it on your face as a natural astringent.
Lemon juice is quite effective for removing blemishes. Mixed a few drops of lemon juice with enough plain yogurt. Apply it on your face and let dry for 30 minutes. You can use lemon juice with olive oil for wrinkles.
You can also prepare a toner with lemons. For it you need to dip a peppermint tea bag in a cup of boiled water for 15 minutes. After the tea is cooled, remove tea bag. Blend a tablespoon of lemon juice with quarter cup of witch hazel. Stir well the whole mixture. Store it in glass container in the refrigerator. You can apply it after cleansing face
Lemon is also good for your hair. You can make hair pack for dull and damaged hair. Take 3 tablespoons lemon juice in a bowl. Now add 3/4-cup olive oil and1/2-cup honey with the lemon juice. Stir well the whole mixture. Apply well all over your wet hair. When it dried, shampoo your hair for shiny, luxurious result.
Lemon is effective for treating dandruff. First you need to add juice of one fresh lemon into a glass of water. Then massage your wet hair with lemon peel and rinse your hair with the mixture. Repeat this treatment weekly for dandruff- free hair.