Lemon is a fruit that contains flavonoids, which are composites that contain antioxidant and cancer fighting properties.
It helps to prevent diabetes, constipation, high blood pressure, fever, indigestion and many other problems, as well as improving the skin, hair, and teeth.
If you still don’t know the best secrets that lemons have to offer, read below for a few of their uses, so you can get excited about their benefits and enjoy them.
1. For getting rid of throat pains
Mix 60 ml of lemon juice with 340 grams of honey and 120 ml of olive oil. Heat the mixture for 5 minutes, stir it and drink 1 tablespoon of it on every 2 hours.
2. To lighten your hair
Mix 60 ml of lemon juice with 180 ml of water and apply to hair. For more dramatic and faster results, dry the hair in the sun.
3. For cleaning spots off of your cutting board
Squeeze half a lemon on your cutting board and scrub it. Leave the board that way for 20 minutes or so. Wash it with water and repeat the procedure if needed.
4. For getting rid of dandruff
Apply 15 ml of lemon juice onto your hair while wet. Apply shampoo afterwards and rinse your hair with a mixture made of 30 ml of lemon juice in combination with 480 ml of water.
Repeat this whole procedure on every two days until there is no more dandruff.
5. Lip exfoliant
Apply a bit of lemon juice to your lips before going to bed, and you will begin to notice the changes. This ingredients promotes hydration and eliminating dead skin cells.
6. Fight blackheads
Lemons are great allies for fighting annoying blackheads, because they promote the elimination of toxins and deeply clean the skin. At night, rub a bit of lemon on your skin and let set for 10 minutes.
Remove it with copious amounts of cold water. Remember not to use this treatment if you are going to be exposed to the sun.