Lemons are loaded with Vitamin C , which is high in antioxidants, making it a great addition to your skin care regimen. Lemons contain antibacterial properties (which is why the juice is a great skin cleanser ), helping fight the bacteria agents causing your breakouts..
Many people only apply lemon juice for consumption purposes, the big question here is have you tried lemon on your skin?
Here are few benefits of lemon 🍋 when applied on your skin..
Just like antibacterial soaps and cream you rub on your face, juice from lemon reduces acne like blackhead as a result of extracted hair follicles.
Lemon Makes Glows Your Skin And Removes Dark Spots.
Research has proven lemon basically contains vitamin C and citric acid,extracts of it when applied on your face clears out dark spots and blemishes and as well makes your skin glow. Gently scrub a sliced lemon all over your faces, you can as well sprinkle half teaspoon of sugar and scrub gently, leave for 15-20 minutes before washing off with soap and warm water.
Control Sweat Glands
Citric acid in lemon help suppress sweat glands when applied on the armpit region within 5-15,repeat procedure twice a week.
Reduced Wrinkles & Oiliness
Juice extract from fresh lemon reduces winkles and oiliness. A teaspoon of lemon juice and honey.
Softens And Moisturize Your Skin.
A mixture of lemon juice, olive oil, and honey equally mixed together cleanses ,softens and moisturizes the skin.
Lemon Fight Dandruff.
Lemon is an anti-dandruff solution,Squeeze its juice directly to your skull cap,leave for few minutes and then wash off with shampoo.
Note :This quick skin remedy is not applicable for all skins, If your skin is dry and sensitive it is advisable you do not apply lemon juice directly as it may increase the dryness/cracks especially on your face. Use a combination of honey and lemon juice instead. Lemons solutions should be apply from home to avoid direct contact with sun and must be used within 5-20mins .