Wednesday, 18 February 2015

8 homemade lemon skin lightening facial masks : Skin bleaching/ whitening tips using lemons

 When it comes to lightening your skin, lemon is the first ingredient that comes to our mind. Lemon is rich in citric acids which can whiten your skin and fade away all the facial blemishes from your face if used topically on your face. Lemon can be used directly on your skin or can be mixed with other ingredients to enhance its efficacy.You can rustle up some amazing skin lightening masks out of lemons. Read on to know the best 8 skin whitening homemade lemon facial masks.  Read on to know how to get fair skin using lemons in your beauty applications. Mentioned  below are best beauty and skin benefits of lemon.

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 Skin whitening/ bleaching home remedies with lemon

1. Scrub a lemon on your face 

Slice a lemon into halves and scrub this lemon half on your face gently and leave it on 30 minutes. It is a natural bleach for your skin which can make your skin fairer and more even toned in just one month. Additionally, you can squeeze the juice out of a lemon and just apply it directly on your face and wash  it off  after 30 minutes.  This home remedy is very beneficial in lightening your skin naturally at home.

2. Honey and lemon juice skin lightening facial mask

Mix honey and lemon juice in equal measure and apply this concoction on your face. Let your skin soak up the natural goodness of this amazing skin bleaching facial mask. Then wash it off. This home remedy will lighten your skin with regular use. Not only this. this recipe can lighten your facial hair too gradually if used on a regular basis.

3. Lemon juice and olive/ almond oil night skin whitening treatment

You need not burn thousands on buying expensive night creams.  Instead, you can make night cream with either olive oil or almond oil mixed with lemon juice. Just use it on your perfectly cleansed skin before you go to bed.  Keep this lemon face pack on the face overnight for best results. Regular use of this beauty tip can get you rid of all facial imperfections making it flawless and glowing naturally. Opt for normal and combination skin.

4. Lemon juice and potato juice fairness mask

 We all know that potato and lemon juice are very good skin lightening agents which help a lot in making your skin radiant and flawless. Just mix potato juice and lemon juice in equal part and apply on your face for 30 minutes. Then wash it off with cold water. This beauty tip makes your skin fair and radiant.  Right choice for girls and boys with oily skin.

5. Lemon juice and tomato juice bleaching mask

Lemon juice when mixed with either tomato pulp or tomato juice becomes an excellent herbal remedy for improving your complexion.  Use this recipe daily and you will become fairer and more radiant with each passing day.  Recommended for women and men with oily skin types

6. Lemon juice and yogurt/curd fairness face pack

 Take 2 spoons of thick curd and beat it well with a spoon. Then add a spoon of lemon juice to it. Spread it all over your skin and leave it on for 20-30 minutes before washing it off. Curd contains lactic acid, which makes even dark skin lighter and lemon has AHA(Alpha hydroxy acids). When both ingredients  work in unison gives very satisfying  results in making your complexion fair and spotless.

7. Lemon and cucumber skin fairness face pack

 Mix cucumber juice and lemon juice in equal proportion and apply on your face for 20 minutes. Good for oily skin. A good  natural remedy to be used in summer.

8. Milk cream, gram flour and lemon juice natural fairness face pack

 Take 2 spoons of milk cream, 3 spoons of gram flour and 2 spoons of lemon juice. Mix all ingredients together and apply on your face. This home remedy is good for dry skin but women with normal skin can use this remedy in winters for getting soft and smooth skin.

 By now you are aware of the best  8 lemon homemade facial masks for skin lightening. Why are you waiting? Just include these beauty tips into beauty ritual. Be all set to flaunt fair and glowing skin.

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  1. Your home remedies are very nice. Lemon works as natural bleach because of its citric acids. But if you don’t have time to use these home remedies then you can try some Good and natural skin bleaching cream like Intilight