40 Handy Lemon Tips No One Told You About

40 (1)

Here are some great tips on how you can use lemons in everyday use. These tips have come via Foe.co.uk.

1. HairFor extra shine, dilute 1 tsp lemon juice in a cup of water, and use to rinse your hair after shampooing.

2. HandsRemove smells and stains with a rub of lemon juice.

3. NailsWhiten fingernails with a rub from a wedge of lemon.

4. Rough elbows Hold your elbow in half a lemon for a few mins, then rinse.

5. SpotsWet a paper towel with lemon juice and apply to help treat spots and blackheads.

6. Hand washMake your own liquid handwash

7. Exfoliating body scrub – Mix chopped lemon peel, half a cup of sugar and olive oil into a paste. Use to exfoliate rough areas of skin such as feet.

8. Minor wounds Dab with lemon juice to disinfect scratches and scrapes. It might sting a bit!

9. Travel sicknessSuck on a slice of lemon to help you stop feeling nauseous.

10. LaxativeMix 2 tbsp of lemon juice and warm water, then drink.

11. Sore throat & coughs Mix 2 tsp of lemon juice with half a tsp of honey and drink. Or mix juice and honey with hot tea.

12. Wasp stings apply lemon juice for relief.

13. Dandruff – Mix 2 tbsp lemon juice in 2 cups of water and rinse after shampooing


14. Stained plastic – Rub plastic containers or tupperware with lemon juice to help shift food stains.

15. StainsRemove stains from wooden chopping boards and cloths. Mix lemon juice with water, apply and rinse.

For the rest of the tips, read the original article here.

I will add one more another thing lemons are good for is……………………….



Leave a Reply