Wash and pat dry the asparagus.
Trim the bottom of the stalk and peel the skin off for thicker asparagus
Heat the air fryer to 400°F for 5 minutes.
Place the asparagus into the air fryer basket, avoid stacking them.
Add salt and pepper to taste.
Cook for 8 to 10 minutes.
Take the air fryer asparagus out and place them onto a serving plate.
Squeeze some lemon juice onto the air fried asparagus.
Serve with your favorite main course.