Soak hands in lemon juice for 10 min. Dip your hand in equal quantities of white vinegar and water and then rinse with warm water. For a body soak combine 2 cups lemon juice, 2 tbsp cinnamon, 2-4 tbsp olive oil, 1/2 cup milk. Use juice of a lemon, 1/2 cup sea salt, 2 tbsp ground ginger in warm water for a refreshing foot soak.
Lemons are rich in Vitamin C, Vitamin B, Phosphorus and Carbohydrates. The fruit acids in lemons are great for skin because the lemon’s acidity absorbs the oiliness and cleans the pores without stripping the skin of its natural oil balance.
Here are a few homemade lemon soak for your body, hands and feet to keep them looking young and clean.
Lemon Hand Soak
Strengthens nails and keeps them shiny and bright.
-Soak fingernails in lemon juice for ten minutes.
-You can brush them with a nail brush later dipped in a solution of equal quantities of white vinegar and water.
-Rinse your hands with warm water.
Lemon Body Soak
Combine 2 cups of lemon juice, 2 tbsp. of cinnamon, 2-4 tbsp. of olive oil, 1/2 cup of milk in your bath tub for a refreshing bath.
Lemon Ginger Foot Soak
You will need
1 gallon very warm water
Juice of 1 lemon
1/2 cup sea salt
2 tablespoons ground ginger
-Fill a small basin with enough water to completely cover your feet up to your ankles. Make sure the water is hot enough to stay warm for the duration of your soak, but not too hot that it burns your feet.
-Add the lemon juice, sea salt and ground ginger to the water and stir. Slowly put both feet into the basin.
-Relax and soak your feet for 10 to 20 minutes.