Having a beautiful natural face with natural ingredients is certainly the dream of every woman. Because of this, many skincare products in each advertisement always emphasize the use of natural ingredients. One of the fruits that are often used as ingredients for making skincare products is lemon.
Lemon has many benefits for our facial skin. Some of the benefits include: brightening facial skin, removing acne scars and black spots, shrinking the pores of the skin, preventing wrinkles and wrinkles, reducing oil on the face and cleansing and refreshing our facial skin. Lemon is usually applied to the facial skin in the form of a mask.
If you want to save money, we don't need to spend a lot of money to buy a finished mask. We can make it ourselves because the method turns out to be easy and can be practiced at home. There are several ways to make lemon masks for our own facial skin. Here are some ways to make a lemon mask. Each mask has its own benefits.
1. Masks Made Only from Lemon
This is the simplest way to make a lemon mask for facial skin. The ingredients are only 1 lemon. How to make it: first split the lemon in half, then squeeze it and pour it into a small bowl. Apply the lemon to the face, then let stand for 15 minutes. If so, rinse with cold water.
This mask has benefits for dealing with acne on our face because lemon has acidic properties that can control oil levels on the face. That way, bacteria that are usually the cause of acne and blackheads can be prevented.
If you want to shrink pores, you don't need to squeeze it. We just need to divide the lemon into two parts, then we rub the inside of the lemon into our faces every day.
2. Masks made from a mixture of Lemon and Honey
First, we prepare two tablespoons of lemon juice and one tablespoon of honey. Then, we pour the ingredients into a small bowl and stir until smooth. After mixing, we just apply the mask to our face. When it's dry, we just rinse it with cold water.
This mask has benefits to brighten facial skin, because the content of vitamin C in lemon can lift dead skin cells. Especially when added with honey. Apply this mask every day, so that facial skin can be naturally brighter.
3.Masker Made from a Mixture of Lemon, Tomato and Milk
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice and two tablespoons of tomato lathe with enough white milk. After that, we apply it all over the face and wait for it to dry. Then, we rinse with cold water. We can apply it 3-4 times a week for maximum results. No need to worry, this mixture can help whiten facial skin without any side effects.
4. Masks made from a mixture of Lemon and Tea pulp
First, prepare 1 fresh lemon and tea pulp to taste. Furthermore, the tea pulp is mashed by using a blender or it can also be smoothed naturally. Try not to be too smooth, because we will use it as a scrub. After that, we mix the tea pulp that has been smoothed with the lemon juice. Then we rub it into the face with a gentle twist for five minutes. This aims to remove dirt on the surface of the skin. Let stand for one hour to taste. If your face feels tight, take warm water, use it to rinse your face thoroughly.
5. Masks made from a mixture of Lemon, Honey and Olive Oil
First, we prepare enough lemon juice, four tablespoons of zaitum oil and four tablespoons of honey. If you have, mix all the ingredients and stir them until they are well blended. Before we use, put the mask in the refrigerator for 15 minutes. Then we apply evenly to all parts of the face, except the eyes. Give gentle massage so that blood circulation is smooth and dirt is lifted all. Do not clean it immediately, but wait for 30 minutes to an hour for the mask to sink. After that, we clean the mask with warm water.
6. masks made from a mixture of Lemon and Egg White
Besides lemon, egg white also has many benefits for our facial skin. Egg whites are believed to tighten sagging skin. If we combine the properties of egg white with lemon, then we can get a firmer, fresher and dull-free facial skin.
The way to make it is quite easy. Prepare the chicken egg white first, then add the lemon juice to it then stir until blended. We can apply it to the face every morning before we use makeup. After our face is smeared with a mask, we let it stand for 30 minutes then rinse with warm water followed by cold water.
7. Masks made from a mixture of Lemon and Rice Flour
We must provide two tablespoons of rice flour mixed with five tablespoons of rice flour. Stir constantly until both ingredients are mixed and in the form of paste. After that, apply it to the face and let it sit for 30 minutes before washing with warm water which is then followed by washing cold water.
Please note, rice flour is also a natural mask material which, when mixed with lemon, can lift our dead skin cells. Masks made from a mixture of these two ingredients can make facial skin smoother and easier to absorb nutrsi.
8. Masks made from a mixture of Lemon and Baby Oil
Masks with a blend of these two ingredients are perfect for those of us who have facial skin with pimples and blackheads. This mask helps remove blemishes from acne scars and makes blackheads on our faces easier to clean. How to make it very easy. We just mix balanced amounts of lemon juice and baby oil. That is, if the baby oil is one tablespoon, then the lemon juice is also one tablespoon.
After the mask is finished, we apply it on our face while massaging it, especially in areas with lots of blackheads and acne scars. Let stand for about 15 minutes or until it feels dry, then rinse with cold water.