Lemon and its Benefits

lemon-and-its-benefits Lemon is a very healthy fruit. It is a rich source of vitamin C. In winter kids and adults both should have lemon in different ways to avoid cold. The vitamin C in lemon keeps you strong from within and protects you from the harsh cold. Besides that lemon has many other health benefits. Lemon is a good medicine for various skin problems. It can treat various teeth problems as well. So, check out the different usage of lemon below and the related health benefits.

Pimples: Lemon juice is a great medicine for pimple treatment. Mix few drops of lemon juice and cucumber juice and apply this on the pimples on your face. Let it dry for 10-15 minutes and wash off. Do this every day and you will surely get a positive result in about 2-3 weeks.

Take a cotton ball and put 10 to 12 drops of raw lemon juice in it. Now put this wet cotton ball on the pimple that has broken just now. Make sure the cotton ball doesn’t touch any other portion of your skin. Hold it for 15-20 seconds and then remove it. The scar would vanish magically.

Teeth: Sometimes the teeth become yellowish and lose the glow. In that case, take a small piece of lemon and rub it all over your teeth for few minutes. Do this for a week and the shine of your teeth will be back again.

Scars: If you have dark scars in your face (may be after marks of pimples), you can run raw lemon juice all over your face. However, don’t rub it for a long time as the acid in lemon can do harm to your skin. Rub it only for a minutes or even less and wash off with water to get a clearer skin.

Weight Loss: Another very important medicinal effect of lemon is that it helps you to reduce weight. Make sure to drink one glass of warm water mixed with the juice of half a lemon every day in the morning. Just after waking up in the morning, you have to drink this lemon water. You will start reducing weight in 2 to 3 weeks.