Dark Skin Home Remedies
If you are looking to lighten your skin, you will need to do more than just regular skin care but you don’t really need to go to some expensive cosmetic doctor to have them lighten your skin for you. Here are a few home remedies that you can use to lighten your skin considerably:
- If you are suffering from dark skin due to overexposure to the sun’s rays, mix together a teaspoon each of honey, milk powder, and lemon juice then add half a teaspoon of almond oil to this mixture.
- Another effective treatment for dark skin that is caused by sun exposure is to mix together some orange peels that have been dried and ground into a powder with some curd. Apply on your skin.
- Almonds are also very useful when it comes to removing sun induced dark skin. Soak a few raw almonds in water overnight and in the morning, remove the skins and grind these nuts into a paste. Apply on the affected skin.
- A paste made with turmeric powder and some lime juice will also help remove dark skin caused by sun exposure.
Skin Darkening Remedy
Using potato to bleach skin or application of mixture made using oatmeal, curd and tomato juice on facial skin followed by a cold water wash helps to lighten skin color and clear marks. To get rid of dark skin, apply mixture of gram flour, raw milk and lime juice or homemade paste of fresh ground mint leaves. Grating tomato and mixing it with lime juice helps to glow skin. Increased water intake flushes out toxins from the body and gives glowing skin.