Skip to main content

The amazing facts about lemon



1. Add 1/4 to 1/2 cup of lemon juice to the wash cycle to brighten up those fading whites.
(very useful! Especially on those old clothes..)

2. Relieve a sore throat. Cut a lemon in half. Skewer one half over a medium flame on a gas stove until the peel turns golden brown. Let cool slightly, then mix the juice with 1 teaspoon of honey. Swallow the mixture.
(a natural method of relieving sore throat! why not?)

3. For subtle highlights in blond hair, simmer two sliced lemons in water for one hour (add more water if needed). Strain, then pour into a spray bottle.
(haha, great for people who have colored hair like me!)

4. To remove tough food stains from light wood and plastic cutting boards, slice a lemon in half, squeeze onto the soiled surface, rub, and let sit for 20 minutes before rinsing. The best part? You'll have a house that smells like a lemon grove rather than chemicals.
(not only do this remove stain, it smells nicer too!)

information taken from here

Comments

  1. Great info. I'm gonna get some lemons to remove these old stains from Gwen's baju..hehe. :)

    ReplyDelete
  2. I loved lemon juice. iced lemon tea. even with a slice put into plain ice water add a special flavour to it.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Mummy Gwen, tell me if it really works! ;)

    梦旅飞, you're welcome!

    Johnnie L, yes, I drink ice lemon tea also.. People say lemon juice is a good source for losing weight ^^

    ReplyDelete
  4. HeLLo HayLey,

    An informative topic about lemon. I guessed you must have drank a lemon drink yesterday or probably you saw lemons somewhere in a shop.

    I think lemon is also used to burn some fat in our body. Those who are undergoing a slimming programme would include lemons in their drinks.

    Would you like to try?

    ReplyDelete
  5. Wah~! So much benefits this little yellow fragrant fruity can offer, thanks for sharing!

    I heard it's very good to lighten the dull area under armpits too!;)have a nice day ahead!

    ReplyDelete
  6. OK, I just like ice lemon tea... and lemon, lime drink.

    ReplyDelete
  7. Willie, I know!! Lemon juice is a good source of losing weight due to its sourness, or so I guess ;)
    I already tried and am still trying :P

    Alice, ya its amazing right? You have a nice day too!

    ChrisAu, haha, I seldom heard guys like lime drinks.. glad you like it!

    Yukee, thanks for dropping by! You have a cool blog!

    ReplyDelete
  8. I'm gonna try out point #3... chemical-free hair dye, muahahaha!

    Good sharing!

    ReplyDelete
  9. Yvonne, LOL, ok, tell me if it works ya!

    ReplyDelete
  10. Wah, the one on brightening up faded white clothes....hmmm....that's a useful one for me. THanks for sharing!

    ReplyDelete
  11. Alice Phua, hehe, no worries! Great things are meant to share ;)

    ReplyDelete
  12. I like lemon drink with honey. So refreshing.

    ReplyDelete
  13. mNhL, me too! Great drinks for our throat!

    ReplyDelete
  14. now i feel like drinking iced lemon tea seeing the picture. btw thanks for sharing the infor :)

    ReplyDelete
  15. Thanks for sharing. I'm gonna try no. 1 hehe...
    I'm quite a firm believer in no. 2. It's proven to be quite effective but I just gargle with the juice (with a bit of hot water added to it)... short-cut way :)

    ReplyDelete
  16. goldflower86, welcome gal.. I like iced lemon tea also! Simply refreshing!

    ChloeRuoyi, lemon and honey are a great combination for throat! Hope no.1 tips work for you ;)

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Share your thoughts! (But strictly no advertisements please)

Popular posts from this blog

近期所用的美容产品分享篇

*还没参加抽奖游戏的朋友们,快快按这里吧~ 到今晚10点罢了哦!* (For those who have not participate in the Bangkok giveaway, click HERE before 10pm today!* *帮我的家换了形象,还好吧?^^ *
好久好久没来篇像样的华语post咯! 今天就算牺牲美容觉也得呕出一篇来回馈我亲爱的读者朋友们,我知道有时看太多鸡肠对眼睛不好 xDD 怎样,我抵錫吗?:p
Hmm 近期有用了些我觉得很不错的美容产品想和大家分享分享。
1. Tosowoong pore brush 这是我美容师介绍的,来自韩国的电动洗脸仪。据说是韩国最好卖的电动洗脸仪。用的是0.045mm的nano钎维细毛,最大功能就是能彻底的深入毛孔而清洁毛孔里的污垢,同时也不会令毛孔粗大,效果比平时我们用手洗来的更干净。因为用的是很软的细毛所以可以每天使用,也不会造成什么皮肤敏感等问题。 基本上它的操作方法就好像电动牙刷一样,先将细毛弄湿然后挤上洗面乳,on一on,就可以轻轻的往脸上洗。
上回从曼谷回来脸上突然起了好多粉刺油粒,而且还是会痒的那种,应该是那边的水和空气肮脏,加上喝不够水,又不够睡,搞到毛孔诸塞阿!刚好美容师介绍了这个 pore brush,用了几天后,真的有觉得皮肤比较干净亮丽!不过我并没有每天用啦!有时赶时间的时候,用手洗会比较快 xD 想要更了解Tosowoong pore brush的朋友,可以按这里
满意度:8/10
每次用完后把细毛稍微清洗,然后放在附送的stand上,自然风干就可以了
电动棒也可以’振出’很多泡沫~
这些细毛也不会集水,所以很快就会吹干了
里面用的是一个AAA电池。基本上只要把盖锁紧,整个洗脸棒浸在水里也没问题。 售卖价格:RM 170

2。那天去索取了一包7天装的 Clarins double serum sample,用了一次后立刻爱上它了!!我一直以来对Clarins的产品都有好评。这个也不例外! 它是以油和水所制成的,里面共有20种植物精华,主要功能是抗老,减少皱纹,缩小毛孔,紧实肌肤,让肌肤有弹性。 我一直相信抗老必须从早做起所以在还未迈入‘3张’就必须打好基础,呵呵~

包装里有两种精华分别是水性的和油性的。把两种精华混合在一起,轻轻往脸上压和拍打就可以了,不需要刻意…

BFF trip to Bangkok 2013: The food post

Bangkok is not only a heaven for the men shopping but also food! I've actually Google and blog hopping beforehand to see what's worth to eat at Bangkok, can only chose the most popular ones as we were there for only 4 days 3 nights, a very rush trip.
I've filtered out those food we ate during the trip which I think worth mentioning.
@ Food court, Platinum Mall Green curry chicken rice
Beef noodles
Fruit crepe
The food court is so big here in Platinum Mall, hundreds of tables are provided but almost all are occupied.

Dessert @ Swensen, Platinum Mall

(pale looking face, first day after touching down) Swensen is not in my itinerary, we decided to go here instead of Mr Jones Orphanage at Siam Center cause of the location. Siam Center is further away from where we stay, but Platinum Mall is just about 10 minutes walk from the hotel. End up, no regrets! Much cheaper and yummier compared to Malaysia.

T&K seafood, Chinatown  (It's easier to get here by metered cab)





By far…

Hot product, LATOJA (涵曦)!

Latoja (涵曦) is one of the latest slimming/skincare brand which invade Malaysia since last year.
It has technology from Spain and is manufactured in China.

Latoja has 3 products which are:
1. Latoja body slimming cream (王者纤体乳)
2. Latoja compact miniature hyaluronic acid solution (玻尿酸紧致原液)
3. Latoja infant skin serum (婴儿针)

1. Latoja body slimming cream:
- reduce cellulite, burn fats, lighten stretchmarks (even the very terrible ones), helps in post natal body repairing, increase lymphatic detoxification/sweating, improves water retention, reduce wrinkles, whitening and firming. Can be used on tummy, arms, hips and thighs. Suitable for male and female. Safe for breastfeeding mums but not recommended for pregnant women.

- it has ginger extracts so it leaves some warm sensation after application but it's actually very comfortable. Unlike those burning sensation which you find in other slimming cream.

See, it treats beer belly like magic!




Even very serious stretchmarks!
2. Latoja Hwanyu…