Lemon Mask for Whiter Skin
Want to look enchanting like snow white? Dreaming to turn heads back? Lemon masks can make your the Cleopatra of the 21st century….
Asian women have always been dreaming to have fair and flawless skin. Just like Western chicks are crazy for tanned skin. In order to achieve white skin different skin lightening treatments are used. There are various skin light treatments, such as laser, whitening injections and skin lightening creams. Skin lightening creams are very common in Asian countries these days due to being very inexpensive and effective as compared to laser and injection therapy. Skin lightening agents,like kojic acid, hydroquinone, and alpha arbutin are used in skin whitening creams to produce fast skin lightening effects. But these chemicals should not be used with out prescription because there are a variety of harmful side effects associated with them. So it’s better to use mother nature’s blessings to improve the skin. Lemon is one of the natural skin lightening ingredients. It contains Vitamin C, so it lightens the skin effectively.
Here are some home made lemon masks that work wonders to help get fair and glowing skin naturally:
Lemon Honey Mask
Lemon and honey mask is very good for fair and glowing skin. Honey has anti-oxidants and anti microbial properties. Because of these properties honey prevents skin from the sun damage. It provides moisture to dehydrated skin. Honey cleanses the skin and eliminates impurities from skin pores to prevents the production of acne. It’s also helpful in removing acne marks. Mix honey and a few lemon drops together and apply on the skin for half an hour. Use this mask daily to achieve the best results. It will maintain skin moisture and add glow to your skin. This mask is very effective in reducing pimples and dark spots. Moreover, it can be used to remove skin tan. Lemon honey mask is also helpful in achieving fine pores and flawless skin. You will see the difference just in a week.
Lemon Strawberry Mask
Lemon and strawberry mask is also very effective for skin whitening. Strawberry contains alpha-hydroxy acid that improves skin complexion. Take two strawberries and mash them. Now take a fresh lemon and cut into half. Squeeze this lemon in the mashed strawberries and mix well. Apply this mask daily for 20 minutes. It will make your skin smooth and glowing. It’s also good for whitening your skin. So if you have your wedding in few weeks or some party, use this mask and get fair and flawless skin in few weeks or maybe days!
Lemon Gram Flour Mask
Gram flour is also one of the best skin whitening agents. Not only does it lighten the skin, but it also removes excess oil and acne. It’s also effective for reducing pimple spots. It’s used in combination with milk and lemon. Take 1 tbsp gram flour and add few drops lemon. Add fresh milk to make paste. Add a pinch turmeric powder, which is antiseptic and helps heal acne. Use this paste for 20 minutes daily and get rid of dark skin and dark spots.
Lemon Rose Water Mask
Rose water is very good for maintaining skin moisture. Take equal parts of lemon juice, rose water, and glycerin, and mix well. Keep in an airtight bottle and use regularly on neck, face, arms, and hands. This mask will lighten your skin and will give you a radiating glow. It’s very good to use in winters to overcome skin dryness. You can use it as a winter lotion as well.
What you drink has a direct effect on you skin. It’s very healthy to drink lemon juice. You may squeeze half fresh lemon in a glass of water and drink it daily. It will not only improve your skin, but it will also help reduce your weight. Add lemon in your diet and get ready for receiving admiring comments from people about your glowing and gleaming skin!