Useful properties of lemon, which few people know

To use the lemons usually we strongly recommend for colds, as these citrus fruits contains a lot of vitamin C to speed recovery from respiratory infections. But lemon has other useful properties – just few people know about it.

According to experts, acidic and full-bodied scent of lemon is incredibly refreshing, and it’s very useful to use as a natural flavor in the air. This fragrance of lemon permeating the air in the room helps to cleanse the throat and upper respiratory tract, and inhaling the aroma of lemon is recommended by doctors for asthma, colds and allergies. It is also useful to leave a cut lemon into slices in the bedroom: in this case lemon fragrance eliminates lung problems and contributes to the continuous fresh breath.

In addition, the lemon has a positive effect on the mental state helps to combat anxiety and depression, promotes feeling of comfort and security.

Nice to know that the lemon works as a natural blood purifier – all thanks to the fact that this product is rich in vitamins C, A, E, chromium, potassium, magnesium and iron. Experts believe that daily consumption of lemon prevents the development of inflammatory processes in the body and protects against such diseases arising on a background of inflammation, such as arthritis and rheumatism. Even lemon is useful for indigestion.

Lemon helps in combating skin problems – age spots, scars, acne. One of the ways to deal with these skin troubles is to cut a lemon in half and RUB it into the problem areas of the skin. Lemon is very effective in removing rough skin – for example, on the elbows. Mask of lemon juice and olive oil promote vitality and energy. Also lemon can help out in the absence of deodorant.

Earlier Magicforum wrote that ginger may improve human cognitive abilities – in particular, its use strengthens the memory.