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Benefits of drinking lemon, honey and aloe vera?

Benefits of drinking lemon, honey and aloe vera?

Flavor and nutrients: Apart from the flavor you derive, you also get some micronutrients (vitamins/minerals). Honey contains some sugar (fructose and glucose) and aloe vera has some carminative properties which may help soothe the GI tract. Of course, like all medicines, herbals have to be taken in moderation to prevent untoward effects. ...Read more

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Are there any health benefits of lime juice on skin?

Are there any health benefits of lime juice on skin?

None: Lime juice on the skin might feel temporarily good but there are no positive benefits to skin health or the health of your body with this application. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking warm water with honey, lemon juice and coconut oil? Thank You :)

What are the benefits of drinking warm water with honey, lemon juice and coconut oil? 

Thank You :)

Lemon Miracles!: Flushes out the toxins,excellent source of Vitamin C, contains pectin fiber is good for colon health,balances to maintain pH of the body,aids digestion & increases bile production,great source of Ca,Mg,P,K & citric acid. Prevents multiplication of pathogenic bacteriae,decreases joint inflammation.Prevents skin wrinkles,eye health,production of digestive juices. Google for coconut oil benefits ! ...Read more

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Health benefits of eating raw oats with milk?

Health benefits of eating raw oats with milk?

Oats are a: carb and milk contains fat. If the oats are raw they may be difficult to digest. You need to make sure that your are eating enough protein to balance the carb and fat. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking carrot juice daily ?

What are the benefits of drinking carrot juice daily ?

VITAMIN A: It is loaded with beta carotene which is source of vit a.And minerals, vitamin c, k, magnesium, phosphorus and choline.If you drink too much it may cause carrrotnemia, in which your skin turns to a yellowish color, it is not dangerous but causes discoloration of your skin it is excellent for your liver, eyes, hair and skin if you drink in moderation. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of eating jack fruit leaves?

Jack fruit leaves: http://appealingheart.blogspot.com/2013/06/jackfruit-health-benefits-fruit-pulp.html

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What are the health benefits of hibiscus and lemon juice in hot water?

What are the health benefits of hibiscus and lemon juice in hot water?

Soothing or calming: The hot water will help to keep you hydrated, and thats probably the only health benefit. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking organic coconut oil?

What are the benefits of drinking organic coconut oil?

Read the label: The label probably touts the benefits directly, but it is hard to say there is any benefit. Coconut oil can be part of a healthy diet but consuming it as a supplement is difficult to justify. I am sure there is someone willing to profess otherwise and sell you a supply. Save your money. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of eating olive oil?

What are the health benefits of eating olive oil?

Olive oil: Olive oil has a number of purported benefits to include action as an anti-inflammatory, cholesterol lowerer, anttioxidant, and calcium absorber among many others. Not all have been demonstrated in rigorous studies, and appropriate dosing for benefits has not been established. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking 2 cups of oolong tea HOT! everyday?

What are the benefits of drinking 2 cups of oolong tea HOT! everyday?

Variable: The caffeine will definitely help your mental alertness and the tea is possibly effective for reducing the risk of ovarian cancer. All the other proposed benefits have insufficient data including treatment for diabetes, eczema, hypertension. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking gourd juice?

What are the benefits of drinking gourd juice?

Bitter gourd: The claim is that this lowers blood sugars and is good for diabetics. I know of no scientific evidence to support this claim, but if you want to try it, it should not be harmful except to your wallet. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of olive oil and lemmon pepper?

What are the health benefits of olive oil and lemmon pepper?

Olive oil is great: Olive oil is an omega 9 fat and is extremely healthy. Its regular use in a mediterrean diet has been shown to decrease heart disease, diabetes, and decrease inflammation. Lemon pepper is basically lemon juice spiced with pepper to help add flavor. It has not been associated with true medical benefits and the detox programs using it are not studied. I think its great to add for taste though. ...Read more

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Does drinking a mixture of honey pepper and lemon cause weight loss?

Does drinking a mixture of honey pepper and lemon cause weight loss?

No best drink: There is nothing except diet and exercise tht really works. The body sees food as protein, carbohydrate, fat, and minerals. It responds to increase total calories with weight gain and with a decreasein calories with weight loss. The is a significant genetic component to the problem also. The is a new oral diet pill that is showing promise. But it is too early to know yet. ...Read more

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Is it true drinking a combination of lemon juice, ginger juice, garlic juice & apple cider vinegar, mix with honey will reduce cholesterol?

Is it true drinking a combination of lemon juice, ginger juice, garlic juice & apple cider vinegar, mix with honey will reduce cholesterol?

No: I imagine that you saw through this screwy claim. I suspect it's a cruel prank. Manage your cardiac risk profile by lifestyle and perhaps medication; especially, don't hesitate to get into serious aerobic fitness. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of raw honey (with pollen and wax bits)? What about honey comb?

What are the health benefits of raw honey (with pollen and wax bits)? What about honey comb?

Many roles: Raw honey is good as a facial to rid oneself of redness of the face .As the old song says"a little bit of honey makes the medicine go down" and of course, honey helps to loosen up coughs. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of eating citrus fruits?

What are the health benefits of eating citrus fruits?

Antioxidants : Citrus is a rich source of antioxidant phytonutrients including flavanones, anthocyanins, limonin & polyphenols. Citrus reduces risk of heart disease, cancer, kidney stones, ulcers & arthritis. I advise the whole fruit though juice is ok if fresh-squeezed. The peels have great benefits too! see http://www.Whfoods.Com/foodstoc.Php and click on oranges, grapefruit & lemon/limes for details! ...Read more

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Applying raw milk on face helps in prevention of acne???

Applying raw milk on face helps in prevention of acne???

Myth: Some would consider its moisturizing properties helpful in general, but it does nothing for acne. ...Read more

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Will drinking fish oil with water diminish the benefits of the fish oil?

Will drinking fish oil with water diminish the benefits of the fish oil?

No: It should not diminish the benefits of the fish oil. Just make sure no one injects into their veins as that may cause embolus which can cause serious side effects. ...Read more

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How to use lemon for my skin?

How to use lemon for my skin?

You actually: You apply lemon juice to skin like lotion. It has Alpha hydroxy acid which will give you a mild chemical peel. ...Read more

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I was wondering if it's true that lemon lightens your skin? If so, is it wise to put it on the sensative areas of your skin?

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I was wondering if it's true that lemon lightens your skin? If so, is it wise to put it on the sensative areas of your skin?

No: Lemon and limes can cause an irritant reaction, especially with sun exposure. Lemon does not lighten you skin. Sun protection with sunscreens will reduce pigment production. Thus far, all "bleaching" agents on the market simply reduce pigment production so your skin can metabolize the existing pigment, which takes time. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to leave lemon on my face over night bad for my skin?

Is it possible for me to leave lemon on my face over night bad for my skin?

Maybe: It can act as mild chemical peel. I wouldn't advise it as it can lead to pigmentation effects as well as irritation of the skin. ...Read more

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I have used lemons to clear some dark zones but mu skin has made a reaction that stays a long time esp in bikini area a itch,flake ,redness than dark ?

I have used lemons to clear some dark zones but mu skin has made a reaction that stays a long time esp in bikini area a itch,flake ,redness than dark ?

Phytophotodermatitis: If your skin was exposed to sun with lemon juice on it you might have a condition called phytophotodermatitis. It is inflammation caused by a chemical reaction when substances in citrus is exposed to sun. It can blister, get red and then become dark. To calm it down in the beginning you can use steroid cream (see your doctor) and to clear up to dark spots you can use hydroquinone (also see your dr ...Read more

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Is it okay to use lemons for skin lightening purposes or would it harm the skin?

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. ...Read more

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I was told to treat my blemished skin with antioxidents does that mean apply something like a lemon to my skin?

No: Lemon would not remove your blemish if its as a result of hyperpigmentation. Assuming your blemish is not as a result of a dermatological infection or malignancy, your best bet is to use a cream or lotion that contains some hydroquinone. You should be able to get the 2% strength or lower over the counter from your pharmacist. Stronger formulations require a doctor's prescription. Good luck! ...Read more

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I m drinking enough water these days just to make my skin looks healthy ! is its enough ...M also taking lemon . Any suggestions?

Sun damage: Hydration is excellent for the skin so good job. In addition, avoid the sun and eat well balanced fruits and vegetables. Staying away from very fatty, greasy foods will also help keep your skin young and fresh. ...Read more

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Can lemon juice make your skin paler?

Lemon Juice: Lemon juice has been reported to lesson age apots, heal acne an exfoliate your skin. However, apply lemon juice on your skin and go out in the sun and your skin will darken from a condition called berloque dermatitis. ...Read more

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What to do if i don't want lemon juice to lighten my skin?

Please don't put: lemons on your skin, you can actually get a rash called phytophotodermatitis from it. Lemons lighten hair not skin. see dermatologist for topicals or try OTC lighteners with hydroquinone or licorice ...Read more

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Does lemon and cucumber with tomato puree help remove a skin tan?

No: That's making it too complicated. Phone your physician, ask whether you can safely to it yourself with a pair of scissors or a thread tied around the base, or whether you want to be seen. ...Read more

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I'm 31 and have dark skin where my beard grows from years of shaving. Is there any way of lightening my skin? I hear something about lemons helping.

Dark Skin Treatment: There are a number of topical agents that can help with hyperpigmentation (darkening of the skin). Glycolic acid, tretinoin, hydroquinone, low strenght steroids, vitamin c, and Azelaic Acid are all commonly used. Chemical peeling agents are also used-- often with salicylic acid, glycolci acid or jessner's solution. I have never used lemons, but they do contain alpha-hydroxy acids- so who knows! ...Read more