Lemon is kind of fresh citrus fruit which could be used for natural beauty care, especially its juice, because the light acidity in lemon juice is very effective for such purpose. You could buy the large bottles of lemon juice at low price in your local grocery. Just one bottle of lemon juice could be used for different beauty treatments.
1. To lighten your nails.
If you want to lighten the color of your fingernails as well as your toenails, you could apply the lemon juice. By doing so, what you need is the whitening toothpaste, a clean toothbrush and lemon juice together with a small bowl. You could mix 1 tbsp. of lemon juice with 2 tbsp. of whitening toothpaste in the small bowl. And then you could stir the mixture by the toothbrush and scrub your each nail with such paste for one minute. After scrubbing, you should let the mixture remain on your nails for five minutes. Finally you should wash it off with warm water. Afterwards, you could apply lotion so as to prevent your skin from drying out.
2. To use for facial toner.
After washing your face, you could resort to lemon juice to create your own facial toner. You could mix 1/2 cup of lemon juice, 1 cup of witch haze and 3/4 cup of water in a sealable bottle and then shake it. You should put such mixture into the refrigerator so that the toner would be refreshing and cool to your skin without being spoiled. Twice in a day, you could pour a little bit of the toner onto a cotton ball and apply it to your face. It is commonly advised that you should take it as necessary step in your regular skin cleansing in addition to washing your face and massaging in lotion.
3. To be as foot softener.
Lemon juice is effective in softening the skin on your feet and killing bacteria accumulated under your toenails. To soften your feet, firstly, need mix 1 cup of milk, 3 cups of lemon juice, 3 tbsp. of cinnamon powder and 6 cups of water, and pour such mixture into a large bowl, then stir it with a spoon or whisk. Next you should soak your feet in the bowl for 15 minutes and rinse with warm water afterwards. You are suggested to repeat on the weekly basis.
4. To lighten your hair.
If you want to highlight brown or blond hair, you could use lemon juice instead of applying any hair dyes or chemicals. You could apply pure lemon juice to your hair where you prefer to lighten by using a hair dye brush. And then you should get out under the sun and stay there for two to three hours. Remember to have the sunscreen with you when you are out. The sun would help the lemon juice lighten your hair. After the suggested period of time, you should rinse your hair so as to get rid of lemon juice and have it to air dry. When your hair is dry, you would find out the remarkable natural highlights. In addition, you had better use a hydrating conditioner to make your hair look healthy.
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