How Lemon Helps to Naturally Whiten Your Skin

Ankur Rawat By Ankur Rawat, 12th Aug 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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The benefits of lime proved very much. Besides it can be used as a food flavoring or beverage maker. Orange juice is also effective for use as a natural skin whitener.

A white skin will make it easier for a woman to choose clothes and is said to increase self-confidence. Unfortunately lot of skin whitening products actually contains harmful ingredients.

Here lies the importance of natural skin whitener. In addition to safe, natural skin whitening also we can get it without having to spend huge prices.

The benefits of lime proved very much. Besides it can be used as a food flavoring or beverage maker. Orange juice is also effective for use as a natural skin whitener.

Here are some of the health benefits of Lemon:

- Lemon juice is said to give a glow to the skin.

- A few drops of lemon juice in hot water are believed to clear the digestive system and purify liver as well.

- The skin of lemon dried under the sun and then ground to make powder can be applied to the hair for a few minutes before bath which relieves head ache and cools the body.

- Applying lemon juice to acne dries the existing ones and prevents from getting more.

- Lemon juice acts as a natural hair lightner and skin bleach which reduces the pigment melanin and prevents the risk of chemical allergic reactions which is common with hair dyes and bleaches.

- Lemon juice is given to relieve gingivitis, stomatitis, and inflammation of the tongue.

Humans have skin that is different from one another according to its genetic factor. We are finding that tropical skin has brown skin pigmentation and useful to protect the skin from the sun. Conversely, people who live in areas that rarely get a cold climate and sun exposure is mostly white.

Orange juice contains vitamin C which is high enough so it is very beneficial for your skin and can make the skin firmer and white. To get the benefits of orange juice as a natural skin whitener, you can perform the following ways.

Sugar scrub- Take the juice of half a lemon and add two spoons of sugar granules to it. Use it as a scrub to exfoliate your dull skin. The scrub is effective in revealing smoother skin and removing dark spots.

Honey Mask for dry skin- Mix lemon juice, honey and olive oil in equal quantities and apply it on your skin to remove dryness and get soft and moisturized skin.

Egg Mask for oily skin- Mix a spoon of lemon juice with egg white and grape juice. This pack helps to make skin shiny and smooth.

Almond Oil Anti-Wrinkle Mask- Mix a spoon of honey with a spoon of lemon juice and add a few drops of almond oil.


The Egyptians, the Greeks, Romans and the people of Asia enjoyed the benefits of the lemon long before its use in the America. Lemon is prominent among nature’s beauty ingredients. Lemon is rich in fruit acids and its all natural beautifying properties have been relied upon by many throughout the ages.


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author avatar lastay
18th Aug 2012 (#)

Very informative article

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