Lemons are incredibly super fruit that don’t get enough press. Lemon juice has enormous benefits to health, but when it is used on our skin and hair it has got several numerous benefits. Even the skin of lemon has numerous health and beauty benefits.
Benefits of Lemon
Rich in Vitamins
Lemon is rich in Vitamin C, Vitamin B, Vitamin A, Vitamin E, folate, calcium, iron, magnesium, zinc, and protein. All the essential nutrients for a healthy glowing skin, to prevent from anti-ageing and for supple looking skin lemon is very helpful.
Acne problem is due to accumulation of oil at the base of the hair follicles. This gets severe when it gets infected by bacteria. The antibacterial property of lemon can fight against the bacteria and reduce the infection severity.
Vitamin C and Citric Acid
Lemons are rich in vitamin C and citric acid which helps to brighten the skin and when used regularly, it lightens your skin.
Removes Black Heads
Blackheads usually occur when hair follicle clogged with oil, dirt, dead skin cells and other impurities. Lemon contain alpha hydroxy acid prevents the blackheads. The citric acid gently cleanses the skin and removes the impurities and other impurities in the black head which can reduce the black head.
Good Bleaching Agent
Lemon is a good natural bleaching agent. It can safely bleach your skin for the even tone of your skin. You can also use a half a slice of lemon to remove dark parts of elbows and knee.
Lemon juice is also good for which acts as a morning energy booster. For people who wants to lose weight can try green tea with few drops of lemon or lemon with honey as their first drink of the day.
Lemon juice can be used to treat dandruff. Its antibiotic property helps to fight against dandruff and cures it. Also, few drops of lemon juice along with egg can be applied on the hair scalp as a hair pack to treat dandruff.