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Lemon and honey face mask

Updated on April 11, 2013

All natural face mask

You don't have to go to the spa to give your a skin a little sparkle. At home face masks make having beautiful glowing skin much easier for those of us on a tight schedule. You don't have to go out to the store and buy special ingredients. These things are most likely already in your kitchen.

Organic honey
Organic honey

How to make the face mask

What you will need:

  • One tablespoon of lemon juice squeezed or from the bottle both work equally well
  • One tablespoon of honey any kind works
  • A paint brush to apply the mask you can use your fingers but using an applicator is less messy
  • A warm washcloth to remove the the mask

what to do

Once you have everything you need mix the lemon juice and the honey together in a small bowl. Rinse your face first then pat dry. Your skin can absorb the vitamins in the mixture better when your face is clean. Then take the paint brush and apply the mixture to your face. Leave the mask on for ten to fifteen minutes. Don't wait for the mask to harden it stays sticky. To remove the mask take the warm wash cloth and gently wipe it off.

Why this mask work so well

Using this mask a couple times a week really helps clear up your skin. Lemon juice is high in acidity which kills bacteria that helps with acne. Lemons are packed with vitamins that are good for your skin. Honey has lots of enzymes that are like natural antibiotics. Honey is easily absorbed by the skin and has lots of antioxidants. Both honey and lemons can reverse skin damage caused by the sun. This is why the results from this face mask are so amazing. I got fast results with using this mask. Your skin will automatically feel cleaner and look more radiant.

Lemon and honey mask

What did you think of the mask

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      riya 3 years ago

      nicc soon m gonna try it fo ma redish acne

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      saher 3 years ago

      I used this lemon n honey mask .. its an awesome seriously

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      Ana Maria Orantes 3 years ago from Miami Florida

      I like your hub about lemon and honey mask. Thank you for the instructions on how to use it miss brittanie2216. I am definitely going to try it. I like organic or healthy natural product. It is better when you get the best out of them for the skin. I love it.

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      ama pebbles 3 years ago

      Jux tried it, face feels smooth!

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      sher 4 years ago

      I had try lemon and honey, it makes my face look and feel better.

      am never going to stop

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      PoojaMehta0911 4 years ago from India

      Voted up...will try it soon...

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      Alita 4 years ago

      It's awesome

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      Rumana 4 years ago from Sharjah, UAE

      I use various natural face mask, but haven't ever tried lemon and honey. I want to now try this too.. Hope it will work for me!!

      Voted up Useful and Shared!!

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      Jaydiq 4 years ago

      Hope they don't bleach but rather leave your face smooth and silky I just tried it this morning.

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      Brittanie Pervier 4 years ago from Seattle WA

      Lemons can lighten the color of your skin and the combination of the lemon and honey are good at evening out tones but I would talk to a doctor before doing anything just in case the patches are a symptom of something else.

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      jena 4 years ago

      i would like to know how to remove these ugly dark /brown spots /blemishes on my face. i use my sunscreen everyday yet these ugly patches are spreading on my face

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      Dev 5 years ago

      This looks good I'm starting it now

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      Lauren 5 years ago

      Currently on my face right now! Hope it works :)

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      torrilynn 5 years ago

      I might try this in the near future. I have this in my house now. Very interesting. Voted up.

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      sangeeta verma 5 years ago from Ludhiana India

      Hi Brittanie!

      I love home made remedy for skin,as this have no side effect compare to chemicals that are used in face wash.

      How about adding a pinch of turmeric in that mask that will enhance the value of mask. As turmeric also acts like antibiotic, it also have a property of bleach that helps lighten the skin and leave skin smooth and flawless.

      As lemon is acidic in nature so I recommend not to use it daily instead it can be apply in alternate days, but I don't know,can you clarify my doubt.


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      Karen Shiley 5 years ago from Washington

      I tried this and it really works!

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      Saadia A 5 years ago

      Nice and easy mask to use. I am sure it will leave wonderful results for the skin. I will look forward to try it. Thanks for sharing !!!

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      Anamika S 5 years ago from Mumbai - Maharashtra, India

      I have never bleached my face, but I do this often and it works!

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      Christabel Evans 5 years ago from England, UK

      I really like this cheap and easy to make face mask. I have read loads of stuff about face masks, and this is the most natural household items tips so far. Voted and sharing.

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      Helen Howell 5 years ago from Moscow

      This looks great, thank you for posting it!

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      simplyseralc 5 years ago

      Well I guess L&H (lemon&honey) face mask works better than H&C (honey& cinnamon) mask for combination skin... Been suffering with the "Worst" hormonal acne for 2weeks in my jawline & L&H regimen helps me a lot..& hopefully it will help to lighthen my blemishes & acne scars too... though I still have numbers of active acnes on my chin area does anybody knows if its safe to practice this routine EveryNight, like before bedtime?

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      Brianna Clark 5 years ago from Murfreesboro, TN

      I have been using this mask for a week, and I must say that I can definitely see some changes! My face is a lot less red, and I've been using much less foundation. I love this! Thanks for the article.

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      sheryl 5 years ago

      thx for the info... my face is smoother....but after washing face , can i apply moisturizer before sleep? thx

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      alphagirl 5 years ago from USA

      I am gonna have my daughter try this.

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      Brittanie Pervier 5 years ago from Seattle WA

      I am glad you enjoyed it also using cold honey is a great idea that would help with the dripping :)

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      Brittanie Pervier 5 years ago from Seattle WA

      Let me know how it works for you :) this is one of my favorite masks

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      Dori Ball 5 years ago from Safety Harbor, Florida

      Drippy is right... but the fun part is you can just lick it right off! I use cold processed honey from a local source and organic lemons. This is a great mask for any type of skin. Great job!

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      darkest 5 years ago

      m using this mask for about 2 days.......lets see if my skin gets fairer or not....

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      Brittanie Pervier 5 years ago from Seattle WA

      I am glad you liked it this is my favorite face mask. Yeah it can be a little drippy but if you apply just a thin amount then it wont drip as much. You can also add more honey to thicken it up a bit.

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      Jennifer 5 years ago

      I tried it and it left my face SO smooth!! After only 1 use. But is the mixture supposed to be a bit drippy when you brush it over your face?

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      lezsaysit 5 years ago from New York, NY

      This sounds simple to do and easy to enjoy. I'm going to try this! Thanks.

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      avonladybug232 5 years ago from Manassas

      Sure! I enjoyed it so much I got my boyfriend to try it!

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      Brittanie Pervier 5 years ago from Seattle WA

      Thank you for the comment I really loved this face mask I hope you enjoy as well

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      avonladybug232 5 years ago from Manassas

      This sounds very refreshing! can't wait to try this! great hub! thanks!