Lemon Toner For Bright and Clear Skin
We are all well aware of the benefits of lemon. It not only add taste to our food but it is so beneficial for our skin if we use it in our daily skin care products. Lemon has the most important vitamin C which is the most important part of any skin care routine.
Today this article will guide you that how you can make toner by using fresh lemons at home is very easy steps.
Benefits of lemon for skin:
It has citric acid in it and rich with Vitamin C. When it comes to skin care, it is impossible to ignore this vitamin. It should be part of your skin regime. Lemon is strong anti oxidant and it cause reduction the effects of free radicals. Also, it helps your skin from photo aging or premature aging of skin.
they are best for skin affected with acne and it helps in the removal of blemishes, dark spot and hyper pigmentation. In short it gives the skin natural and whitening glow. It increases the cell turn over and even reduce the acne scar. It strongly help the skin to improve its texture.
First of all you need half kg lemons. In this particular toner we only need lemon’s peels and not is juice. We will gently squeeze the juice from all lemon. As we need only its peels. You can store this juice in your fridge for other uses as its juice can last for a year in refrigerator.
Take all the lemon peels and blend them is a grinding machine with half cup of water. After that pour this mixture in a bowl and half teaspoon of glycerin with one liter of water.
Furthermore, add four teaspoon of coconut oil as well. After that put that bowl or pan on flame , you actually need to put a small steel bowl at the center and get the steam in it. we will get our toner by collecting this mixture’s steam in the center bowl. We need to take off the lid after every 10 minutes and drop the steam droplet in the steel bowl.
Almost after an hour, we can get our desired quantity and let it cool down for a bit. Then pour it into a bottle. You can add one capsule of vitamin E capsule if you have very dry skin. But if you have oily skin then there
is no need to. Now your toner is ready.
You can use this toner in your daily life routine. Take a small cotton pad and dip it into toner and apply it on your whole face. Keep using it for a month to get the best results.
It is best to use it right after you wash your face and you can also use it before makeup to prep your skin.
You can store it in room temperature but it will be better to store it in refrigerator.