How Lemon Treats Acne, Brown Spots and Wrinkles:
Lemon contains anti-bacterial and antimicrobial properties which help to fight against the bacteria that causes acne.
The critic acid content in the lemon acts as chemical exfoliant which removes the dead cells. It also acts as natural chemical peel to get rid of the acne, fine lines and brown spots.They also contain mild bleaching affect that helps to reduce the redness and inflammation that caused by the acne. In addition, lemons are full of vitamin C which is a powerful anti-oxidant that helps to fight against the free radicals.
How to apply lemon to the skin:
1. Take 1/4 of a fresh lemon and squeeze the juice into a small bowl
*note straight lemon juice can be very acidic and tingle or sting the skin; cut with water if you have sensitive skin
2. Wash your face with mild soap and warm water before applying the lemon juice
3. Take a cotton ball and dip it in the lemon juice
4. Apply the lemon juice soaked cotton ball directly on acne; apply to the entire face for the “full facial” effect. Let dry and then rinse with water and pat dry with a towel. Regularly repeat the process for maximum results.
If redness or irritation occur, stop treatments immediately.