Lemon and honey are nature’s gift for our skin. Nature can be the source of some of the world’s top important and effective skincare ingredients that laboratories have not prepared or synthesized. Such components can show the least side effects and exhibit their effectiveness in full form. These ingredients are found in the form of plants, fruits, and herbs. Many natural ingredients are packed with healing, antibacterial, and antifungal properties and health benefits.
Here in this article, you will find some eye-opening benefits of using lemon and honey on your face. Lemon and honey are found in most of the most effective products.
Exfoliating properties: Honey contains natural enzymes that may help remove dead cells on the skin. This is one reason honey may be a good choice as a natural exfoliator for your skin.
Anti-inflammatory properties: Flavonoid and polyphenol compounds in the honey help to act as antioxidants. This may help to lessen skin redness and irritation.
Antifungal properties: As per a clinical study conducted in America, lemon’s citric acid inhibits certain fungi’s growth.
Antioxidant properties: Lemon juice naturally contains vitamin C, an antioxidant that may help reduce skin damage and premature aging.
Reduces the wrinkles: The lemon’s vitamin C helps promote collagen production, improving the skin’s health and half-life by reducing the risk of wrinkle formation.
About the Author: Dr. Iqra Mubashar is a registered Pharmacist originally from Lahore, Pakistan. She has earned her pharmacy degree from the University of veterinary and animal sciences, Lahore. She has completed her internship as a trainee from Children hospital, Lahore. She has completed her research work in clinical pharmacy and pharmaceutics. She has worked as a healthcare documentation head in Al-Qasim enterprises, Islamabad. She has specialized in prescription handling, drugs information, literature research, patient counseling, and pharmaceutical care planning. Her research work on coronavirus is under publication. Skin Glow