Today we are talking LEMONS and why they are such an essential ingredient for oily and combination skin. Let’s go!
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Lemon Extract is a great ingredient to help bring brightness to your complexion. It’s important to note that although this natural ingredient has amazing skin benefits, Lemons or Lemon Juice can be a bit sensitizing, so avoid using it on your face alone. Fortunately, skincare products this ingredient isn’t as concentrated and is perfect to use on the skin and can offer a wide range of benefits for the skin.
What type of skin benefits the most from Lemon Extract?
Oily skin types would benefit the most from this ingredient. It will help clear up the skin with its astringent properties. As an antibacterial ingredient, it will also prevent bacterial build up. Lastly, oily skin types will love this ingredient thanks to its sebum-balancing and pore-tightening qualities.
What benefits does it have on the skin?
Lemon Extract is great for skin that suffers from hyperpigmentation because it will help brighten the complexion, while also fading dark spots. It cleanses the skin, helping control oil production and unclogging pores.
This ingredient will also give your skin a dose of Vitamin C and all its antioxidant properties to help reduce oxidative stress. Finally, it will help revive the skin and add to the skin’s natural radiance.
It’s pretty amazing if you ask me.