Cleanser: Prepare cleanser by mixing few drops of lemon with few drops of coconut water. Lemon aids in brightening and clearing the skin whereas coconut water helps to hydrate it.
Bleaching Agent : In order to get rid of dark elbows and knees simply rub them with half of a lemon. It works as a good bleaching agent.
Therapy for Blackheads: Lemons have good antibacterial property hence they help to treat acne. To cure blackheads just squeeze a sliced lemon and apply the juice on the affected area. Blackheads would slowly fade away.
White and Shiny Teeth: Apply lemon juice mixed with baking soda to your teeth and then scrub your teeth with a toothbrush and rinse it. This works out as a teeth whitener.
Diminishes Scars and Age Spots: Vitamin C has antioxidant properties. It helps in enhancing collagen production and neutralisation of free radicals. It further helps to reduce dark spots and lighten age spots or a fake tan. It may be helpful to apply at bedtime and leave the lemon juice on the skin overnight. As citric acid makes your skin more sensitive to UV rays, you should always wear a sunscreen when using lemon juice.
Exfoliating Agent: Citric acid works as a natural exfoliant since it removes the top layer of dead skin cells. In order to get rid of the dry and dead skin cells of lip apply a little lemon juice on lips before going to bed. Do not do this if you have chapped lips with cut.