Why to visit the salon when you can pamper your skin at home? We know how necessary facial are these days. Scorching sun and pollution, leave us with a complexion darker than our natural one. So after stressful weekdays, if you want to pamper your skin and reveal the younger-looking self, you can try this lemon facial at home. Needless it is to say that lemon is the best kind of natural bleach found easily in our kitchen. So without singing glories to the lemon, we move straightaway to the lemon facial itself. For your information let me tell you, this facial is exclusively meant for those who are tanned, or are having blemishes on their skin.
So here are the 5 steps of lemon facial for fairness
Step 1: Lemon Cleansing
As it is the lemon facial, we’ll use everything ranging from a cleanser to a toner made of up lemon. Mix a tbsp. of honey and 2 tbsp. of lemon to make a paste out of it. Cleanse your face using it. Massage it gently on your face for 2-3 minutes. Wash it off with cold water.
Step 2: Skin Whitening Lemon Exfoliator
Dirt and pollution make your skin look dull. So the topmost layer of dead skin cells needs to be removed. So to prepare a lemon scrub for fairer skin, you need to mix 2 tsp of sugar, ½ tsp of lemon juice and 1 tsp of olive oil. Massage this scrub on your face in gentle circular motions for about 2 minutes. Wash it off with cold water.
Step 3: Lemon Multivitamin Skin Tightening Face Mask
Blend 2-3 slices of pineapple in a blender. Add half lemon juice and 2 tsp of Multani mitti. Add 1 egg white. Blend it till the ingredients are blended well. Apply this face mask on your face and let it sit for 15 minutes. Wash it off with cool water. This will reduce the tanning and blemishes from your skin.
Step 4: Instant Fairness Lemon Massage Cream
You just need to melt 2 tsp of shea butter on low flame. Add 1 tsp of aloe vera gel when it achieves a creamy consistency. Squeeze half lemon into it. Stir it continuously until all the ingredients are blended well. Splash some cold water on your face and massage this cream on your face. Use circular upward motions. Massage it until the cream has vanished. Rub an ice cube all over your face. Then wipe your face off using a wet cotton pad. This will reduce the blemishes and marks from your skin.
Step 5: Nourish Your Skin with Lemon Toner
If you have an oily skin then lemon is even more beneficial for you. Mix 2 tsp of lemon juice in 4 tsp of rose water and 1 tsp of apple cider vinegar. Apply this toner on your skin using a cotton ball. This toner will penetrate deep into your skin, controlling your sebum productions.
That’s all folks! Do this twice a month to get a visibly fairer skin.