Detox water with Citrus and Cucumber – your secret to a Glowing Skin

Are you getting bored of drinking plain water and is looking for a non-traditional kind of water? This detox water recipe which takes no time to make is just what you need!

Citrus and Cucumber
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This detox water recipe contains fresh ingredients which will help you clean out your kidneys and improves your skin. It also helps detoxify bacteria in your body as it contains anti-oxidant compounds which could activate detoxifying enzymes. It is also great for helping your digestive system. As a result, it can be an effective remedy for bloating. Moreover, it makes you feel good and refreshed!

The recipe contains grapefruit, lemons, and limes which detoxify the kidneys. It contains ginger which aids in circulation and also contains peppermint which eliminates germs and makes you feel fuller. This recipe also has cucumber which helps de-puff your body.

The best time to drink this detox water recipe is to have it first thing in the morning before you drink your morning coffee, before every meal and before you go to bed. So, it is best to make this recipe before you go to bed so that it would be ready for the next morning. It is highly recommended to drink at least 8 cups of this detox water recipe in a day.

Check out this refreshing detox water recipe below!


  • ½ sliced lemon
  • ½ sliced
  • ½ sliced lime
  • 1 cup sliced cucumber
  • 1 tsp sliced ginger (add more when needed)
  • ½ sliced orange (optional)
  • ½ gallon purified water
  • Small handful of peppermint leaves


  1. Mix all of these contents in a large pitcher.
  2. Add ice cubes if desired, or refrigerate for at least 2 hours before drinking. Enjoy.

Note: It is important to throw away the water after 24 hours since the ingredients tend to be soggy and the citrus gives off a strong taste.

Hope you enjoyed this. Please follow this link for more functional yet easy to make detox water recipes. 

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