11 Amazing Uses for Lemons

When life gives you lemons, you can make a lot more than lemonade!

11 Amazing Uses for Lemons

By Toni Gasparis

When life gives you lemons, you can make a lot more than lemonade! You can use this popular fruit for everything from skincare to kitchen cleanser, use this guide to learn how.


All-Purpose Cleaner

Replace harsh, chemical-filled cleaners with a natural, lemon-based one. For mirrors, windows, and countertops, mix lemon juice and water in a spray bottle. Brighten your whites without bleach by adding a cup of lemon juice to your laundry. Rub a lemon directly on grimy faucets and shower handles to remove soap scum while polishing chromes and other metals. You can even remove carpet stains with a lemon juice and salt scrub!