Lemon – Top 30 Benefits

Household use

1. Clean the grease stains
Grease pans and dirty dishes? Try to use this fruit before you think of using any toxic chemicals for cleaning them.
Put a little salt on top of half a lemon and gently rub the greased area.After that, wipe it. Be careful with the surfaces which may be susceptible to acid.

2. Clean the tea or coffee pot
Add few slices of lemon in the previously filled pot with water and leave it to boil. Then, remove it from the heating element and let it stand one hour.
Then drain and wash it well. For the coffee pot, add ice, salt and lemon in the empty bowl, rub good for two minutes and then rinse it.

3. Clean the microwave
Instead use strong chemicals try this: Add lemon in a wide dish, previously filled bu half with water, heat it in the microwave for 5 minutes at a high temperature, allow the steam to condense on the inside, then remove the bowl and wipe the interior with a towel.

4. Trash
Use lemon peels to remove the odor from the garbage.

5. Clean the chromium dinnerware set
Easy rub your chromium dinnerware set with lemon, rinse and polish with a soft cloth.

6. Cleaning copper
Half lemon mashed with salt or baking soda powder can be used to clean copper.

7. Against insects
Add 20 drops of lemon juice in a spraying bottle and spray with it in the air or keep a fabric soaked in lemon oil next to your bed.
If you sit and relax on your porch during the evening, moisten your exposed skin area with a mixture of ten drops of lemon oil and sunflower oil.
You can chop the bark of lemon and place it on your thresholds, windows, near any cracks or holes through which ants or other pests can enter.

8. Refresh the cutting board
Because of the citric acid with a low pH and antibacterial properties, the lemon is a good choice to refresh your cutting board.
After disinfecting its surface rub with half a lemon and leave it few minutes, then rinse.

Healthy Drinks Lemonade

As cosmetics

1. Removing dead skin cells
Give your skin a new glow with gentle massage of the desired area with a mixture of lemon juice and sugar.

2. Reduce wrinkles
Heat a cup of milk, two teaspoons of lemon juice and a teaspoon of cognac or brandy. Cool the mixture to room temperature, apply it to the the desired spot, wait till gets dry and then wash your face.

3. Lighten the freckles
Rub them with lemon juice and rinse after fifteen minutes. Repeat the procedure again at night.

4. Face Cream
Mix quarter cup of almond or olive or oil with lemon juice. Apply it on your face area and leave it stand for some time.

5. Against dandruff
Rinse your hair with water, then place one cup of water in which you’ve previously added a teaspoon of lemon juice. Then gently massage your head with it.

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  1. Bunny B. Barnes May 19, 2015 Reply
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