10 Clever Ways to Clean With a Lemon

“These recipes for lemon cleaning products can all be made with basic ingredients you probably have in your kitchen, no essential oils needed. Grab a few lemons and get cleaning!”

When life hands you lemons, open your arms wide and say, “Thank you, Life!” because lemons are awesome — no lemonade required. They’re a firm staple in our refrigerator and a key ingredient in many favorite recipes. We love to juice them, zest them, and preserve them. (And fine — lemonade isn’t so bad either.)

Read more: https://www.thekitchn.com/10-ways-to-use-a-lemon-around-the-kitchen-good-ideas-from-the-kitchn-217997

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

“Lemon juice does contain some properties that are seemingly great for your skin, including alpha hydroxy acid. Alpha hydroxy acid can remove dull skin cells and generate new ones, working as a type of exfoliant. This acid is used in peels and skincare products. The vitamin C and citric acid in lemons can also work together to lighten skin.”

You might love lemonade and lemon chicken, but your skin and hair love lemons even more—they have an amazing range of beauty benefits. Here are some great uses for the sunny yellow fruit:

Clarifying moisturizer: Mix a few drops of coconut water with a few drops of lemon juice. The coconut will hydrate your skin, and lemon will clear and brighten it…

Read more: https://www.womenshealthmag.com/beauty/a19934865/uses-for-lemons/