Lemons, most of us consume them when we are either sick or making some lemonade, cocktail and sometimes even a meal. But i bet you don’t know that the lemons are reach with natural benefits for the skin, nails and the hair.
What you need to do is take a look at the article below and see what you need to do in order to benefit from the lemons.
Helps you fight the Acnes
Instead of spending a fortune on expensive products, you can use lemon to treat acne. He have the antibacterial properties of lemon enter the skin and absorb toxins and other impurities from the pores. Moreover, when lemon is combined with some honey, known for its antiseptic properties, you can quickly solve the problem with acne-causing bacteria.A lot of studies say that you need to apply a mixture of honey and lemon onto the affected areas couple of times per week. Being an exfoliating agent, lemon will eliminate all the dead skin and your face will literally glow!
Helps you have Brighter nails
As seen on The Stir, soak your fingernails in a bowl of warm water, lemon juice, and some honey if you want to have brighter nails.
Helps you with Hyperpigmentation treatment
Lemons are excellent in the lightening process of the skin and thus, they are an amazing tool in the fight against hyperpigmentation signs like dark spots and acne scars. As written in an article by Top 10 Home Remedies, the citric acid in the lemons bleaches the skin.
With a cotton ball, apply some lemon juice onto the affected areas twice per day, leaving the juice for 15 minutes to react and then rinse it off, as seen on Top 10. Repeat the treatment for couple of months until you notice improvement.
Helps you to get rid of Dandruff
He have the anti-fungal properties of lemon juice and its ability to soothe itchy scalps, it is an amazing tool for fighting icky white flakes. You just need to apply juice directly from the lemon onto the scalp and leave it for 10 minutes before rinsing it with cool water.
Helps you get rid ofstretch marks
Lemons are a very popular method for treatment of stretch marks as they contain alpha hydroxide acids and vitamin C. Vitamin C is known to be an ascorbic acid which encourages collage production. You will need to rub a lemon directly onto the marks and leave the juice sit for 10 minutes. At the end, rinse off the area with warm water.