How to Use Lemon for Acne Removal


3. Lemon Juice and Honey

The antibacterial properties of honey fight the acne-causing bacteria. Its antioxidant properties kill the free radicals that damage the skin. It has excellent wound healing and skin soothing properties. So its use can treat the acne, reduce the inflammation and soothe the pain and irritation of the skin caused due to acne.

Things You Need:

  • Lemon Juice – 1 tbsp
  • Honey – 2tbsp
  •  A Small Bowl


  1. Take the lemon juice and honey in a bowl and mix well.
  2. Apply this mixture to the acne-affected area with your finger tips.
  3. Leave the mixture on the area for 5 minutes.
  4. Wash the area with normal water and pat dry with a clean towel.
  5. Follow this remedy once in a day to get desired results against acne.

Note: Use manuka honey to prepare this remedy as it is pure and free from impurities. Its therapeutic value is more in comparison to other varieties

4. Lemon Juice and Cucumber

We all know that cucumber is such an ingredient that offers various benefits to the skin including treatment for acne. Loaded with a good amount of nutrients including Vitamin A and potassium, cucumber juice can give you acne-free skin. Vitamin A acts as an antioxidant for the skin and it is proved that low potassium level in the blood stream causes acne. Cucumber juice also acts as a good toner and opens up the skin pores by removing the dirt and excess oil from it.

Things You Need:

  • Medium-Sized Cucumber – 1
  • Lemon Juice – 1 tbsp


  1. Take the cucumber and peel it, and cut it into small pieces.
  2. In a blender make the puree of cucumber pieces and transfer it to a small bowl.
  3. Add 1 tbsp of lemon juice to it and mix well.
  4. Apply this mixture on your acne and leave for 20 minutes.
  5. Clean your face with normal water.
  6. Using this remedy once daily will give you desired results in 2 weeks period of time.