Have you ever heard of the ability of lemons to improve the mood and treat depression and anxiety?Well, the lemons have a wide range of uses, because the multiple beneficial components of these citrus fruits offer many different health benefits. Yet, these fruits are also of enormous help in the entire household, not just in the kitchen.
That's why, today we will reveal some other less-known uses of lemons:
For example, if you cut 3 lemons, put them at the nightstand before going to bed, and leave them until the next morning, you are going to enjoy numerous benefits:They will energize your entire bodyThey will fight hangover and tiredness, leaving the mind fresh and sharpThey are going to enhance your breathing, and treat a asthma and common coldLemons will refresh the air in the room
Repeat this trick every day and your life is going to be drastically improved!
Additionally, the assistant professor Dr. J.V. Hebbar at the Alva's Ayurveda Medical College stated that the lemon essential oil offers numerous benefits as well, among which:
Improved Mood - Diffuse lemon oil in the air to enhance your mood and to treat depression.
Boosted Immune System - lemon essential oil supports the lymphatic drainage and it treats common colds. You can combine it with coconut oil and rub this remedy on your neck.
Teeth Whitener - Rub your teeth with a mixture of baking soda, lemon essential oil, and a bit of coconut oil for 2 minutes in order to whiten them.
Weight loss - Add 2 drops of lemon essential oil in one glass of water and drink it 3 times a day to boost the metabolism and lose extra pounds.
Face-wash - Lemon essential oil softens your skin and improves the skin complexion. It also nourishes the skin. If you want to fight acne, wash the face with a mixture of honey, baking soda, and lemon oil.
Clean Hands - To disinfect the hands and remove grease, add a few drops of lemon essential oil to the soap that you regularly use.
Laundry - in case you have left the laundry in the washer for too long, and they smell bad, add a couple of drops of this oil to neutralize the smell.
Natural Disinfectant -Mix 40 drops of lemon oil, 20 drops of tea tree oil, and a bit of white vinegar in a 16-oz spray bottle previously filled with water, and spray it in the bathroom in order to remove mold from the shower and to disinfect the countertops.
Wood and Silver Polish - To clean the silver jewelry and wooden surfaces, soak a cloth in lemon oil and rub them with it.
Eliminates Goo - Use this oil to remove all the sticky goo left behind with stickers and gum.