Lemon juice helps rejuvenate skin by reducing age spots and other signs of aging. The vitamin C in lemon is a strong antioxidant that helps protect the skin from free radical damage. In addition, its bleaching properties help improve your overall skin complexion.
Pour a few drops of honey on 1/2 of a lemon. Rub it gently on your face using upward strokes. Leave it on for 10 minutes and then rinse your face. Do this once or twice a week.
Alternatively, simply squeeze the juice from 1 lemon and apply it on the skin. Leave it on for about 15 minutes, then rinse it off with cool water. Use this remedy once daily.
Another option is to mix together 1 teaspoon each of lemon juice and egg white, along with ½ teaspoon of milk cream. Apply this paste on your face. Wait 15 minutes, then rinse it off with cold water. Repeat once or twice a week.
The high water content in cucumber is nourishing and hydrating for your skin. Its astringent and soothing properties benefit acne-prone and sunburned skin and help rejuvenate your skin. In addition, the antioxidant property in cucumber helps maintain clear, glowing and younger-looking skin.
Mix together 2 teaspoons of grated cucumber and ½ cup of yogurt to make a face mask. Apply this on your face and neck. After 20 minutes, rinse it off with warm water. Use this face pack twice a week.
Alternatively, mix equal amounts of grated cucumber and watermelon pulp. Add a few drops of lemon juice to it, then apply it on your face. Allow it to dry, then wash it off with lukewarm water. Use this face pack a few times a week.