Did you know that lemon can elevate your mood and is beneficial for treating depression and anxiety?

Well, I guess that you are familiar with the fact that this citrus fruit can provide a number of benefits, but there are some things about this amazing fruit that are less known. For instance, did you know that it can act as a cleaning agent and help you in your household? Neither do I!

So, today we will present you some of the usages of lemon that you have never read about!

The Lemon on Bedside Trick

Cut 3 lemons, place them at your bedside and leave them overnight. Repeat the procedure every day.

Benefits:

  • Lemon is a great air freshener and will make your room fresh.
  • It will improve your breathing. It treats asthma and cold. Your mind will feel fresh and lovely.
  • It can help you to get rid of hangover and tiredness. Finally, you will wake up feeling fresh.
  • It will improve your energy level and you will be full of energy during the day. Lemon can provide better results than all the energy drinks.

Try this trick and you will soon notice significant improvements in your life!

The assistant professor Dr. J.V. Hebbar at the Alva’s Ayurveda Medical College claims that the benefits of lemon essential oil include:

Teeth Whitener – You should mix lemon essential oil, coconut oil, and baking soda, apply this mixture on your teeth and rub them for 2 minutes.

Laundry – If you leave your laundry in the washer too long, add a few drops of lemon essential oil and your clothes will not get that nasty smell.

Clean Hands – Your hands are greasy and the regular soap is not helping? Just add a few drops of lemon essential oil along with your soap, and your hands will be clean!

Natural Disinfectant – Want to clean your moldy shower and to disinfect the countertops? Just add 40 drops lemon oil and 20 drops tea oil to a 16-oz spray bottle filled with water, and a little bit of white vinegar.

Face-wash – Lemon essential oil can make your skin soft and improve your complexion. It has the ability to nourish the skin deeply. Mix lemon oil, baking soda, and honey for a natural acne free face wash.

Wood and Silver Polish – Soak a cloth in lemon oil and rub your tarnished silver and jewelry. Lemon oil can also help you for wood cleaning.

Promotes Fat-Loss – Put 2 drops of lemon oil in your water and consume this 3 times a day. It will support your metabolism and help you with weight loss.

Improves Mood – You can fight depression and improve your mood by diffusing lemon essential oil in the air.

Eliminates Goo – Lemon oil can help you to eliminate the sticky goo your kids leave behind with stickers and gum

Immune Support – Lemon oil has the ability to support lymphatic drainage and treat your cold. Just mix it with coconut oil and rub the mixture on your neck.

Source: Holistic Living Tips