A 17-year-old female asked:
Is it okay to use lemons for skin lightening purposes or would it harm the skin?
1 doctor answer • 5 doctors weighed in
Urogynecology 28 years experience
Dry skin: Lemons are citrus fruits and contain vitamin c, which is also called ascorbic acid. Probably the worst thing you would notice is a stinging sensation if you had a cut in the skin, or dry skin. A better way to lighten skin is to use sunscreen and avoid prolonged sun exposure.
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Last updated Dec 27, 2016
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