Lemons are the healthiest fruits in the world. They are extremely rich in vitamin C and antioxidants. Moreover, they have plenty of medicinal uses and can be used for treatment of anxiety, depression, and mood improvement.
However, lemons can be used outside of the kitchen too.
Three lemon slices beside your bed in the bedroom will provide the following benefits:
- cleanse the air
- leave a pleasant smell
- relieve the hangover
- treat tiredness
- improve your mind
- energize your body
- improve breathing
- fight asthma and common colds
Moreover, according to Dr. J.V. Hebbar, lemon essential oil provides the following health benefits:
Strengthen immune system – Lemon essential oil fortifies the immune system and treats common colds. When mixed with coconut oil and when rubbed on the neck, it improves the lymphatic drainage.
Weight loss – In a glass of water, add 2 drops of this oil and drink 3 times on a daily basis to boost your metabolism and lose weight.
Improved Mood – This oil refreshes the air and boosts the mood.
Teeth Whitener – To whiten your teeth, mix coconut oil, baking soda, and lemon essential oil and rub it on the teeth for 2 minutes.
Natural Disinfectant – In 16 oz. of water, add 40 drops of lemon oil, white vinegar, and 20 drops of tea oil and pour it in a spray bottle. Then, spray the toilet and the shower to disinfect them.
Facial skin cleaner – This oil treats skin issues and improves skin complexion. Wash your face with a mixture of honey, baking soda, and lemon to treat acne.
Clean Hands – In a regular soap, add several drops of this oil and wash your hands to remove dirt.
Eliminates Sticky stuff – This oil eliminates the stains left behind from sticky gums and stickers.
Silver Polisher – In some lemon oil, soak a cotton cloth and rub the silver jewelry to make them shine.
Laundry Detergent – To whiten the white clothes and neutralize the bad smell, add several drops of lemon oil to your laundry.