Lemons are natural cleansers and toners. So, it’s little wonder that lemon body care products are so plentiful. They can to everything from banishing oily skin to brightening your hair. They are affordable and plentiful.
With all that said, let’s take a look at some body care products that contain lemon and offer all its benefits.
This is particularly useful for people who experience frizzy hair on a regular basis. This is a quick fix on your way out the door. And it’s simple. In a bit of water, throw in some lemon juice and a pack of gelatin. It’s that easy. Really!
- Two tablespoons lemon juice
- One cup water
- One packet of gelatin (you’ll need about 1 tablespoon)
- You’ll be heating this in a saucepan until gelatin dissolves, then let it cool for usage. Add 4 tablespoons of aloe vera gel and 1 to 2 teaspoons of coconut oil after cooling for the conditioning version.
Sure, you could travel all the way across town to the nearest spa and pay exorbitant amounts for their face mask. Or, you can make your own much cheaper and quicker. Here’s how: lemons and honey. That’s it! For about 15 to 30 minutes, let the mixture chill out on your face. All the good stuff (antioxidants) will be soaked up by your skin.
- 1 teaspoon organic raw honey
- Half of one organic lemon
Are you on your feet all day? Could you use a rejuvenating and refreshing foot soak at the end of the day while you unwind? Here’s what to do: get a shallow bowl and dump in half a cup of Epson salt, lemon and rosemary infused water, soak, and relax. You know you deserve it!
Speaking of feet, this homemade foot scrub is an exfoliating treat for your feet. Combine cooling peppermint essential oils, lemon peel, and coarse sea salt. After using your new homemade concoction, you will be ready for those strappy sandals in no time.
- Eight drops peppermint essential oil
- Two teaspoon lemon zest
- Half cup sweet almond oil
- One cup coarse sea salt
Here you will be combining grapefruit, lemon, and coconut oil for a do-it-yourself mixture that promises to not only stimulate hair growth but moisturize dry skin. Massage the mixture into your scalp and let it set for a brief time. You can then go about your normal routine of preparing for your day. (The fresh scent may even help you wake up more than your usual cup of Java!)
If you want the fresh glow reminiscent of your youth, this well-kept secret salt scrub is what you’re looking for. Polish and primp your skin by combining chopped thyme, almond oil, and lemon, and sea salt.
- A sprinkle of thyme
- Six tablespoons coarse sea salt
- One tablespoon almond or olive oil
- One squeezed lemon
Addition to Your First Homemade Face Mask
If you tried the facemask described above and liked it, wait until you get a load of this. You’re going to use the same mixture that you put together earlier, but now you’re going to add egg whites. The tightening, brightening facial mask result will please you to no end.
- Half tablespoon fresh lemon juice
- Half tablespoon raw honey
- One egg white
When it comes to lemon body care product ingredients, Plant Guru has you covered. We offer a number of products that utilize lemon. Of course, we also have an impressive array of other essential oils, carrier oils, butters, and more. Peruse our selection today and choose your favorites. Use them on their own or combine essential oils together for imaginative concoctions and superb results. You’ll discover why more and more individuals are experiencing better living through the products available at Plant Guru.