Beauty bunch # 1 lime juice
- For overall skin beauty treatment
Squeeze lime into a bowl. Add a cup of milk and a teaspoon of glycerine to it. Mix well and let it stand for half an hour. Apply this mixture on the face and hands at bed time. Repeat this treatment every night to look younger with a clean and healthy skin.
- For very oily skin
Squeeze lime in a bowl of ice cold water. Splash this over the face. Massage for 2 minutes and then wash off with water. Use a non-greasy moisturiser after it.
- To improve a dull greasy complexion
Take one teaspoon of cucumber juice. Add half teaspoon of lime juice in it. Add a few drops of rose water. Mix well. Apply on the face and neck and leave it on for 15 minutes. Wash off with water.
- To improve a dry and rough skin
Take an egg yolk. Add a teaspoon of lime juice and a teaspoon of olive oil. Stir well. Spread on the face and leave it on the skin till it feels dry. Wash off with plain water.
- To relieve tired eyes
Take a tablespoon full of lime juice and add a tablespoon of ice cold water. Dip the cotton balls in this mixture and place them over your closed eyelids for 10 minutes.
- To remove freckles
Blanch and grind two almonds. Add white of an egg to it. Add half teaspoon of lime juice. Mix well. Spread on the face and leave it on till it becomes dry. Wash off with plain water.
- Lemon Facial Mask
Take one tablespoon sour cream. Add one teaspoon finely powdered oats. Add one teaspoon lemon juice. Mix well. Massage over clean face and neck in gentle and upward strokes. Leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse well with warm water. Finish off with a moisturiser.