After using the lemon, I like to make a mixture to help exfoliate my skin on my hands and or feet.
I create a mixture with sugar and oil. Any kind of cooking oil will work. Take the lemon and squueze some of the juice into a mixture of oil. There is no set recipe for this, just enough oil to cover your hands or feet, sprinkle in the sugar and gently rub your hands back and forth. Add two drops of soap, I prefer Dr. Brommer's castile soap, wash your hands like you normally would. You can use this as a body scrub as well.
I have two more uses I commonly use, I drop them down the garbage disposal, it helps to clean it clean, have a fresh smell.
Lastly, if laundry is on the
There are endless possibilites for lemons: you can use them for age spots, to whiten your finger nails, polish/clean cookware, get rid of ants, hydrate your hair. Real Simple Magazine has a list of things you can do with lemons as well as other household items. Cluebert also has a list of items to use lemons! To believe we spend money on different products to do all of these and all we need to do is buy a lemon or two. Grandpa would be so proud.
What are some everyday items you use in a unique way? I would love to hear!