Biting into a slice of lemon could make your eyes go a little squint, thanks to their sour power, but when it comes to natural skin care, Lemon is your friend.
Lemon Extract contains high levels of Vitamin C. And while Vitamin C on its own can help to curb the signs of ageing, it’s thanks to the Collagen it helps to produce that you’ll really see the impact. Stimulating Collagen production within your skin gives you firmer, smoother skin. That’s why Lemon Extract is a common ingredient in many anti-ageing skin care products.
As a natural astringent for your skin, Lemon Extract helps to tighten up your skin, reduce your pore size, and clear out any impurities and bacteria. It can also help to reduce the appearance of Acne scars and blemishes.
Lemon Extract contains Citric Acid. This is useful for exfoliating, removing dead skin cells and impurities from, and improving the appearance of, your skin. Citric Acid is a great tool for combating Acne, and the chemical form of it is regularly found in Acne treatments.
Lemon Extract contains Iron and Zinc, both of which help to promote healing at a cellular level. Notably too, Zinc helps to control your skin’s oil levels, thereby working to eliminate Acne, and prevent further breakouts.
With Potassium thrown into the Lemon Extract mix, this natural astringent helps to cure dry skin, and replace lost moisture.
As a natural antiseptic and antibacterial agent, Lemon Extract helps to curb infection and reduce painful inflammation. Lemon Extract helps to calm stressed out skin, reducing redness and puffiness.