It is no secret that a Lemon Essential Oil is the best way to lighten your skin and even out your skin tone. Due to its acidic properties, it is quite effective in skin lightening and can get rid of all the dark circles, dark spots, red marks, and so on.
Here are a few methods to use this oil on your skin and get rid of all the unwanted dark spots and scars from your skin:
1. Face Wash
One of the easiest and simplest ways to use lemon essential oil for skin lightening is by adding it to your face wash.
You can add up to 12 drops of this essential oil in an 8 oz bottle of face wash. Trust me, this is really easy and you just need to wash your face every day to see the result for yourself!
Another great way to use this essential oil to lighten your skin is by using it in an oil cleansing method. You need to take the oil cleanser and a hot washcloth to wash your face deeply. So, you can just add a few drops of lemon essential oil to your cleanser and then use it to lighten your skin in no time at all.
You can also use it on your skin by adding it to your moisturizer which is the easiest way to achieve a lightened skin. You just need to add 10-15 drops of lemon essential oil to your moisturizer or lotion so that you can keep your skin moisturized while evenings out your skin tone.
4. Skin Lightening Serum
You can also make a skin lightening serum with the help of this essential oil, just take a half cup of sesame oil and mix it with 20 drops of lemon essential oil. That’s all! Isn’t that easy and simple now? Once you have made this serum, you can use it every day to lighten your skin and get rid of any skin spots and marks. This also works great with Moroccan argan oil.
5. Face Mist
You can also use a face mist made out of this essential oil to use it several times during a day and lighten your skin. You need to mix a half cup of rose water, 2 tsp. of aloe vera gel and 20 drops of lemon essential oil and store it in a spray bottle. Shake it well before each use.
Toning your skin is essential if you want to maintain a good and healthy skin which is free from all spots and marks. A skin toner acts as an astringent which helps in maintaining your pores and makes your skin look cleaner and smoother. So, you can use this essential oil to make your own facial toner.
Take half cup each of rose water and witch hazel and then adds 10 drops of lemon essential oil and store in a cool, dark place.If you are interested in losing weight as well then you can drink lemon and water when you wake up in the morning. You can apply this toner with the help of a cotton swab after washing your face.