Well, the Valentine’s Day is knocking at the door. And you desire to look best on this special occasion. However, the skin problems sometimes prevent you from looking as beautiful as you should be. So, what to do? Is it time to run to the parlour to redeem the glory of your skin? As a matter of fact, that may not be necessary as long as you have a lemon in your house.
Lemon, a worthwhile ingredient, is fruitful enough to render your skin some serious remedies to your skin problems. Be it a disinfectant or an astringent, it is undoubtedly a champion solution to your unwanted woes.
Want to know how lemon can help you get rid of skin problems? Have a look:
Great for your skin:
Are you exhausted from using worthless products to get rid of your oily skin? Well, it is time then to go for natural remedies. Just simply dab a small cotton ball in lemon juice and gently rub it on your skin to remove the excess oil. But girls, be careful! Make sure that you are not under direct sun rays as because it can stain your skin! The citric acid present in lemon juice reacts with the rays, therefore, inviting new troubles for you.
Many girls often complain about cracked and dry lips. Though there can be several factors causing it, it can easily be remedied. Just apply a small amount of lemon juice to your lips before you go to bed. It will hydrate your lips and exfoliate the dead skin cells.
Gorgeous Shiny hair:
Who doesn’t want a glossy or shiny hair? But if it takes on the health of your hair then it is not worth vouching for. Luckily, lemon can help you to achieve this goal without damaging your hair. Lemon juice and sun rays collaborate to give a simple yet a very effective solution to make your hair shiny.
Get rid of Blackheads:
Blackheads, the word agitates almost every girl’s heart. And there is nothing to be ashamed about it. Is there anyone who is delighted at the sudden popping blackish nuisances? The worst part, however, happens if you pop it. It will not only become infectious but will also gradually spread across your face. So, what to do? Instead of popping blackheads, gently rub a cotton ball soaked in lemon juice on the black protrusions and leave it for ten minutes. Rinse it off with cold water and you will get magical results. It will penetrate deep into your skin and will wipe out the dirt, oil and toxins. As a result, the problem will be wiped from its roots.
Eliminate Dark spots with lemon:
Figure conscious girls know the best, how tormenting these uninvited guests can be. Although unbalanced diet and long exposure to the sun are considered to be main reasons, they are not the sole reasons. Acne and illness can also be the culprit. But chill, just apply your lemon soaked cotton ball in your affected area and let it be for 10-15 minutes to be washed away with cold water. You will be surprised by the results surely.
Nail whitening and strengthening:
Every girl has a close relationship with their nails. But are you concerned about its health? Your daily activities, nail polish and other household chores can have a negative effect on the health of your nails. They can become wrinkly and brittle. But you can get the glamour of your nails back by following a simple trick. Take a small bowl, pour one or two teaspoons of lemon juice along with olive oil, mix it well and apply the mixture on your nails. Leave it for 15-20 minutes and then wash it off with warm water later. You will be amazed by its astounding results. Repeat it once or twice a week to get that shiny look.
Unhealthy waxing of the hair of your armpits can make the area black and ugly. Well, it is very natural and so is its remedy. Simply mix 2 to 3 tablespoons of lemon juice with a 1/4th teaspoon of oatmeal and 1 tablespoon of honey. Apply it on your armpit and let it rest for 45mins. Wash it off gently with water and be amazed by the results. The citric acid present in the solution will lighten your skin apart from killing the odour-causing bacteria. In short, it will make you confident to wear that sleeveless dress that your lover likes so much without embarrassing yourself.
So, what is the point in putting on those grim faces or wasting money in the parlour? Follow the tips and bamboozle your partner with your gorgeous looks. Happy Valentine’s Day!