Lemon is one of the highest used citrus fruits worldwide because it contain minerals, antioxidants and it is rich in vitamin C that Boosts Immunity and protect the body from several diseases and illnesses, what most women don’t know is that, lemon goes as an active ingredient in most of the beauty care cosmetics and products thanks to its active ingredients that work magic for the skin and hair.
How you can enhance your beauty with lemon?
1- Lighten Hair Color.
If you want to get a golden color for your hair you can get that without any dyes, all you need to do is rub the juice of five lemons on your damp wet hair for fifteen minutes while covering it with a shower cap three times a week.
2- Strengthen Nails.
Citrus fruits help to strengthen brittle nails and give them an irresistible shine and glow. All you need to do is mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with one tablespoon of olive oil and soak your nails in the solution for five minutes three times a week but you can also do this remedy daily for better results.
3- Exfoliate Lips.
If you want your lips to look smooth soft and full, then you should consider a good and soft exfoliate to get rid of the dead skin flakes pilling up on your lips by sprinkling some sugar on a slice of lemon and rubbing your lips gently with it twice a week then apply lip moisturizer.
4- Removes Black Heads.
Black heads usually appear around the nose and under the lower lip for those with oily skin and they can be very annoying, an easy way to eliminate their appearance is by applying a remedy of one tablespoon lemon juice and one teaspoon of sea salt to exfoliate that area for five minutes twice a week.
5- Brighten and Whiten Your Teeth.
If you want a shinning white set of pearly teeth, then forget about the expensive teeth whitening at your dentist, just mix some lemon juice with some baking soda to form a paste and apply it on your teeth for five minutes using your tooth brush everyday for ten days only.