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Will lemon juice help dry up oily skin?

Will lemon juice help dry up oily skin?

LEMON OILY SKIN: I HAVE NEVER HEARD OF LEMON JUICE FOR OILY SKIN, BUT GIVE IT A TRY. HARMLESS ENOUGH. . .
BEST SUGGESTION: SEE A DERMATOLOGIST.
GOOD LUCK ...Read more

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How can I reduce my brown spots? Can I use lemon juice daily on my face. My skin is oily

How can I reduce my brown spots? Can I use lemon juice daily on my face. My skin is oily

Brown spots on face: Brown spots on face can be treated several ways depending on the cause. Bleaching creams like hydroquinone can be used. Also IPL photo facial devices can work also. Non ablative lasers like fraxel are also useful. It all depends and the cause of the brown spots. Recommend plastic surgeon or dermatology consultation ...Read more

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Can lemon juice make your skin paler?

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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Does baking powder and lemon juice whiten the skin?

Does baking powder and lemon juice whiten the skin?

Minimally: Lemon juice is a home remedy to lighten skin, however some people will develop a rash on the skin when the treated area is exposed to sun. This is called phytophotodermatitis an can produce more noticeable dark marks than what you are trying to fade. Instead, try otc fading creams containing hydroquinone 2% or see your doctor for prescription fading creams and/ or chemical peels. ...Read more

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How long does it take lemon juice toreduce or lighten skin?

How long does it take lemon juice toreduce or lighten skin?

Skin lightners: It will take forever for lemon juice to lighten your skin. See a board certified physician for better options. ...Read more

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What's a good way to apply lemon juice when bleaching your skin?

What's a good way to apply lemon juice when bleaching your skin?

Carefully: Remember that these may be phototoxic especially in sun exposed areas or during summer or in a hot climate. ...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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Why is lemon juice & sea salt good for your skin?

Why is lemon juice & sea salt good for your skin?

Soothing: These are both mildly antinflammatory and help to make the skin surface mildly acidic which establishes a normal ph. There is some mild skin lightening from lemon juice. Be careful because some lemon and lime on the skin may cause phototoxicity and hyperpigmentation and you may get the opposite effect! ...Read more

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How do I get rid of natural freckles? Also is it good for your skin to use things like lemon juice to get rid of them.

Sun precautions: Freckles are a localized increase in pigment in your melanocytes and cannot be permanently removed. Decreasing sun exposure and sun protectice clothing and sunblocks topically are best. They can be lightened by a number of topicals including azealic acid, retinoids, kojic acid and colloidal oatmeal. These topicals are mild and slow acting. ...Read more

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Can lemon juice tighten skin & reduce wrinkles?

Lemon juice: There are many natural items that have properties that can help the skin. No harm in trying the lemon juice, but don't expect miracles ;) ...Read more

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Can I use lemon juice for a glowing skin or curing acne? How far is it helpful?

Can I use lemon juice for a glowing skin or curing acne? How far is it helpful?

Not really: Lemon juice is very healthy, but won't help your skin or cure acne. If you drink it, it is a natural diuretic and can be helpful to dieters! ...Read more

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Natural things ex lemon juice to bleach areolas to blend darker color with natural skin tone?

Natural things ex lemon juice to bleach areolas to blend darker color with natural skin tone?

Careful!: I wouldn't turn to lemon juice! Talk to your dermatologist about lightening creams that may help with your condition. ...Read more

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I heard that lemon juice helps to lighten skin and also your lips and hair. How long will it take to see results?

I heard that lemon juice helps to lighten skin and also your lips and hair. How long will it take to see results?

No results: Lemon juice topically applied will not provide expected results. Try taking lemon juice internally for better nutritional benefits ...Read more

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Hi I have natural Rosie cheeks I heard lemon juice can bleach the colour of my skin and get rid of the redness. ..I'm willing to try anything?

Hi I have natural Rosie cheeks I heard lemon juice can bleach the colour of my skin and get rid of the redness. ..I'm willing to try anything?

Not Likely: The citric acid in lemon juice is not going to bleach your skin. If your cheeks are Rosie it is something you where born with and you should not be ashamed of them. You should embrace this as who you are. If other people can not look past your natural self, then it is their loss and not yours. You are fine the way you are :) ...Read more

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I put lemon juice on my skin directly and found some redish marks and found more pimples. Help me?

See below: Please consult this site for home remedies for acne.
http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Is it good to take lemon juice for acne hyper-pigmentation on light brown skin?

Is it good to take lemon juice for acne hyper-pigmentation on light brown skin?

Worthless: If you have hyperpigmented lesions, a hydroquinone skin bleach used sparingly may help. The key is to manage your acne, and this requires scientific rx. If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, you'll need prescription rx from your physician. ...Read more

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I applied tomato and lemon juice on face directly. And after that my skin became reddish and more reddish pimples came on it. How should I treat it?

I applied tomato and lemon juice on face directly. And after that my skin became reddish and more reddish pimples came on it. How should I treat it?

Danger: First clean your face with a gentle soap and warm water. Second, never, ever do this again. Third, your body should heal on its own without using any more solutions or creams. Just let it be. Never put acid on your face again. Tomatoes and lemons are acid. ...Read more

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I burnt my skin applying colgate toothpaste to my acne... Nw how to get rid of this. Can I apply lemon juice on it?

I burnt my skin applying colgate toothpaste to my acne... Nw how to get rid of this. Can I apply lemon juice on it?

Use for Intended use: Just like you shouldn't use vagisil to brush your teeth, don't use toothpaste for zits. ...Read more

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I have gotten mixed answers. Is baking soda and lemon juice good for clearing acne and pores? Or is it harmful to your skin?

I have gotten mixed answers. Is baking soda and lemon juice good for clearing acne and pores? Or is it harmful to your skin?

Clearing acne: Your selection of baking soda and lemon juice will not help with your acne and lemon juice on skin can cause a rash in some people especially when exposed to the sun ...Read more

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Black elbows I have black elbows. The skin around my elbows are dark/black. I soak with lemon juice I then exfoliate with a sugar scrub wash again with oatmeal soap and add cocoa butter with vitamin E \ I do this twice a day. One elbow lightened and the

Black elbows I have black elbows. The skin around my elbows are dark/black. I soak with lemon juice I then exfoliate with a sugar scrub wash again with oatmeal soap and add cocoa butter with vitamin E \ I do this twice a day. One elbow lightened and the

See: See your doctor and ask for a prescription for hydroquinone. There are different strengths. Maybe start out with a lower percent and work your way up as tolerated. In the meantime if you want to cover up your dark elbows apply under eye concealer to your elbows (dab it on) and finish with a liittle powder.
Good luck. ...Read more

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Does lemon juice help breakouts?

Be careful: The peel oil is used as a wood cleaner and polish, where the solvent property of d-limonene is employed to dissolve old wax, fingerprints, and grime.
A halved lemon dipped in salt or baking powder can be used to brighten copper cookware. The acid dissolves the tarnish and the abrasives assist the cleaning.
As a sanitary kitchen deodorizer the juice can deodorize, remove grease, bleach stains. ...Read more

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Lemon juice And cinnamon for blachheads, does it work?

Nonsense: Use over the counter 5-10% bezoyl peroxide gel or lotion.
However. If you want to bake a cake....... ...Read more

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