Citrus is known for it’s astringent, antiseptic and detoxifying effects on the skin. Lemon reduces hyperpigmentation and also exfoliates. Adding a drop of ¬†ylang-ylang gives citrus added beneficial effects. Why not try this homemade mask recipe I found over at Organic Authority

Ingredients
1 teaspoon lemon juice (You may substitute¬†grapefruit, orange or another citrus juice, but don’t mix them.)
2 teaspoons honey
6 ounces plain yogurt
1 drop ylang-ylang essential oil (optional)
1/4 cup oatmeal or crushed almonds (optional)

Directions
1. Blend ingredients.
2. Apply to face.
3. Allow to dry.
4. Rinse with warm water.

By Nellie Lee Luhrmann




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