Do you know what is worse than aging skin? Having dark spots that can make the skin look dull and add more years to it.While there are many products available in the market, you can make use of some simple fruits and vegetables in your kitchen to remove the dark spots effectively.
It is not only a natural toner but really effective for dark spots too.Lemon contains some natural bleaching properties that lighten the dark skin patches and exfoliate the dead skin layer to reveal a healthy glowing skin below.
DIY: Mix in some freshly squeezed lemon juice with sugar and use it as a scrub on your face. It will not only exfoliate your face gently but also do wonders for your dark skin.
Potato, like lemon, has bleaching properties along with some skin replenishing enzymes that remove pigmentation. It is also good for scars, blemishes, and spots that can make your face look dull. Use potato in form of slices or squeeze outs juice to combat dark spots naturally.
DIY: Get hold of a fresh potato and grate it to extract its juice. Mix in some honey or lemon, preferably, and apply the mixture on the affected patches. Leave it on for at least 15 to 20 minutes before rinsing it off with water. If repeated daily, it should begin to show results within a week.
This fruit is full of antioxidants, vitamins A and C along with free radicals that fight off skin discoloration.
DIY: Blend a pineapple and strain it for some juice.Use a cotton ball to apply the juice on your face and leave it on to dry off. Rinse it with water and apply the mixture twice for best results.
Cucumbers are not only are good for relaxing the skin but for lightening the skin tone too.It contains cucurbitacins, vitamin C, B5, E, K and that fight blemishes and hyperpigmentation.
DIY: Blend a small cucumber to make a thick paste. Then add in some aloe Vera gel and lemon juice. Gently apply this mixture to your face and leave it on for at least half an hour before washing with fresh water.
Strawberries are enriched with alpha hydroxy acids, salicylic acid, and various bleaching agents that help clear dark spots and skin pigmentation.
DIY: Mash some strawberries into a pulpy form and add in some honey to the mixture. Apply it evenly on the affected areas and leave it on for some good 30 minutes before washing it off.
It is important to note that while we use all these fruits and vegetables on daily basis, they might react differently with different skin types.
Test each one of these mixtures on small patches before making use of these DIY tips for the reduction of your dark spots.
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