Limo Pani, in the local language and more widely known as the lemon juice is a common eastern drink of summer which is used extensively in every household as a remedy to dust off the negative sweltering impacts of extreme temperatures on the body. It would not be wrong to say limo Pani is the cold drink of hot summers. The drink is a two-minute beverage, which is prepared by squeezing lemons in the glass of water and mixing it sugar and salt as required.
The beverage due to its taste and benefits tops the list of major drink consumed for Iftar in Ramzan to break the fast. The popularity of the drink stands on innumerable benefits it has got for the overall health and rejuvenation of the skin. As a best detox drink, limo Pani helps your liver purifies your body with toxins and chemical that may hurt your body in the form of inflammation, breakout of acne and pimples on the skin and various stomach and digestive problems.
Intake of limo Pani on regular basis rejuvenates the skin with the high amounts of Vitamin C in it. The same vitamin C also helps you protected from the seasonal viral common in Pakistan such as Influenza and cold, since it strengthens your immune system.
Adding crushed mint to the drink multiplies the benefits to ten-folds. Addition of mint gives the beverage additional cooling properties that are soothing in hot summers, keeping your body hydrated. Similarly the drink can be prepared with the addition of cucumber, ginger and cinnamon all combining together to make it a complete beauty treatment especially for women and girls who have extensive exposure to sun in summers.
Limo Pani has been used in homes for several different purposes in home remedies. With its amazing benefits discovered each day, the drink is not losing its significance in the time to come when artificial and instant drinks are flooding the market.