Considered one of the best allies of immunity thanks to its high level of vitamin C, lemon is also a reliable friend of beauty. Here are some ways that you can use it in cosmetic treatments that are very easy to do at home.
Mix two tablespoons of lemon juice, ½ cup of sliced cucumber and three cups of cold water. If you like, you can add a few slices of lemon. Apply lotion all over your face with a cotton pad. You can keep it in the refrigerator up to one week.
Mix with one passed banana with a teaspoon of lemon juice. Apply it to your face and let it act for 10 minutes. Rinse thoroughly with warm water and see how your skin regains its glow.
Mask against acne
If you have oily skin or acne-prone skin, this mask is for you. You need an egg white and half of a lemon. Beat the egg whites until foam, then add the juice of the lemon and mix it all together. Apply it on your face with a makeup brush, avoiding the eyes and mouth. Leave on for 30 minutes and then rinse with warm water. You can use this mask once a week.
You will need: zest of one lemon, a cup of salt and ½ cup of almond oil. Combine the ingredients in a container with a lid and blend them until smooth ! It is better to use a spoon and not your fingers when applying scrub , so the oil does not remain on your hand, but enter in your skin. You can keep scrub up to six months at room temperature.[/expand]