Lemons are not just bright and tarty, looking perfect in your cocktail glass. They are, as well, an incredible source of vitamin C, calcium, magnesium and potassium – agents that significantly improve our hair, skin and nail condition. If you love lemonade and lemon tarts, you’re also going to love saving a few bucks on your beauty products and use these incredible lemon-based alternatives instead!
1. Lemon revitalizing mask
Keeping your skin fresh and bright does not always require huge spendings or special appointments to the cosmetologist. Take advantage of the lemon beauty benefits instead! Vitamin C will help neutralizing the free radicals which cause early aging signs, while other lemon juice properties will lighten blemishes, freckles and aging spots.
Here’s a simple DIY mask anyone can prepare at home:
- 2 tbls of natural yogurt
- 1 tbls of freshly-squeezed lemon juice
Mix them up and apply onto your face and neck for 20-30 minutes. You can leave it up to an hour for a better lifting effect.