You maybe don’t know, but the lemon can help you in elevating your mood and it is also beneficial for treating depression and anxiety.
We also guess that you are probably familiar with the fact that this citrus fruit can provide a number of health benefits, but still, there are some things about this amazing fruit which are less known. For example, did you know that lemon can act as a cleaning agent and also help you in the household? We didn’t. It means that it besides its health benefits, it has some others for which we already said that are less known.
So, because of this, today in this article we will present you some of the usages of the lemon, which you never heard and read of.
Lemon on bedside trick
All you need to do is to cut three lemons, place them on your bedside and leave them to overnight. Repeat the procedure every day.
The benefits that lemon has used in this way are the following:
– It is one great freshener, so it will make your room fresh;
– Lemon improves the breathing. It treats asthma and cold. It will make your mind to feel fresh and lovely;
– It can help you in getting rid of hangover and tiredness. Finally, you will wake up feeling completely freshness.
– Your energy levels will be improved, so you will be full of energy during the whole day. It can provide better results than any energy drink.
You should try the following tricks and you will soon notice significant improvements in your life. Dr. J.V. Hebbar, the assistant professor at the Alva’s Ayurveda Medical College claimed that the benefits of the lemon essential oil include the following:
– Teeth whitener – mix lemon essential oil, coconut oil and baking soda, then apply it on your teeth and rub for 2 minutes.
– Laundry – when you leave your laundry in the washer for too long, just add a few drops of lemon essential oil, so the clothes will not get such a nasty smell.
– Clean hands – when your hands are greasy and the regular soap cannot help you in cleaning them, you just need to add a few drops of the lemon essential oil along with the soap and your hands will be successfully clean.
– Natural disinfectant – when you want to clean your moldy shower, as well as to disinfect the countertops, all you need to do is to add 40 drops of the lemon oil and 20 drops of tea oil to a 16-oz spray bottle filled with water, as well as a little bit of white vinegar.
– Face wash – the lemon essential oil can make the skin soft and also improve the complexion. It is also able to nourish the skin deeply. Just mix lemon oil, baking soda and honey and make a natural acne free face wash.
– Wood and silver polish – soak a cloth in the lemon essential oil and rub your tarnished silver and jewelry. It can also help you for cleaning wood.
– Promotes fat – loss – in your water, put two drops of the lemon essential oil and consume it 3 times in a day. The mixture will support your metabolism and it will also help you with weight loss.
– Improves the mood – by diffusing lemon essential oil in the air, you can fight depression and improve your mood as well.
– Eliminates goo – the lemon oil can help you in eliminating the sticky goo which your kids leave behind with the stickers and gums they use.
– Immune support – the lemon oil is also able to support the lymphatic drainage, as well as treat the cold. You just need to mix it with coconut oil and rub it on your neck.