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10 Simple Remedies to Reduce Skin Pigmentation

Skin pigmentation is a common issue that appears on the face and both men and women have faced this.

10 Simple Remedies to Reduce Skin Pigmentation

Skin pigmentation is a common issue that appears on the face and both men and women have faced this. Pigmentation appears like a brown patch or tanned and is usually seen on nose, cheeks, chin and fore head.

The common causes for skin pigmentation are:

  • Exposing to sunlight for a long period of time.
  • Heredity factors
  • Usage of oral contraceptives.
  • Hormonal changes
  • Hormonal imbalance during pregnancy
  • Skin damage due to injuries
  • Medicinal side effects
  • Increased melanin production
  • Acne problems
  • Menopause
  • Stress etc..

Though skin pigmentation is not a serious issue it will be more embarrassing some times. But no worries, nature had provided a punch of remedies which is safer and quite effective. And one more thing, don’t expect immediate results as it may take 2 weeks to 6 months depending on the severity

If you wish to go with natural treatments, you can try some of the home remedies given below:

Remedy #1:

Ingredients:

  1. Carrot juice – 1 tsp
  2. Oat meal powder – 1/2 tsp
  3. Sugar – 1/2 tsp
  4. A pinch of Turmeric powder

Method:

  • Mix all the given ingredients and apply this on the affected areas.
  • Leave it on for 10-15 minutes and then wash it off with cold water.
  • Reapply twice or thrice in a week to get rid of pigmentation.

10 Simple Remedies to Reduce Skin Pigmentation

 

Remedy #2:

Ingredients:

  1. Tomato juice – 1 tsp
  2. Oatmeal powder – 1 tsp
  3. Curd – half a spoon

Method:

  • Make a paste with all the above ingredients and apply it all over your face.
  • Rinse with water after it dries off completely.
  • Reapply thrice in a week for visible results.

 

Remedy #3:

Ingredients:

  1. Orange juice – 1tsp
  2. Lime juice – 1tsp
  3. Rose water – 1/2 tsp

Method:

  • Mix all the given ingredients, apply it to the affected area and leave it on for 30 minutes.
  • Wash it off with luke warm water and do this in alternative days for good results.

10 Simple Remedies to Reduce Skin Pigmentation

 

Remedy #4:

Ingredients:

  1. Orange peel powder – 2tsp
  2. Lime juice – 1tsp
  3. Rose water – 1tsp

Method:

  • Mix the three given ingredients and apply it on the pigmented areas.
  • Let it work for half an hour and rinse with cold water.
  • Try this thrice in a week to lighten the darkness.

 

Remedy #5:

Ingredients:

  1. Multani mitti – 1tsp
  2. Rose water – 1 tsp

Method:

  • Mix both the ingredients and apply it all over your face as a mask.
  • Wash away with luke warm water after it dries off completely
  • Apply this mask half an hour before bed.

 




Remedy #6:

Ingredients:

  1. Potato slice – 1

Method:

  • Take a potato slice and rub it on the dark area for few minutes.
    (Or)
  • Grate a potato and squeeze some juice from it. Apply this juice to the affected areas and repeat it twice a day for excellent results.

10 Simple Remedies to Reduce Skin Pigmentation

 

Remedy #7:

Ingredients:

  1. Cucumber slices – 2
    (or)
  2. Cucumber juice – 2tsp

Method:

  • Take a cucumber slice and rub it on the dark area for few minutes (just as you did with potato slice).
    (Or)
  • Take 2 teaspoons of cucumber juice, apply it on the affected areas and repeat it twice a day for visible results.

 

Remedy #8:

Ingredients:

  1. Papaya slice – 1

Method:

  • Take a papaya slice and rub it on the darkened area for few minutes (just as you did with potato and cucumber slices)
    (Or)
  • Grate a papaya slice and squeeze some juice from it.
  • Apply this juice on the affected areas and repeat it twice a day and you can see amazing results.

10 Simple Remedies to Reduce Skin Pigmentation

 

Remedy #9:

Ingredients:

  1. Aloe-Vera gel

Method:

  • Squeeze some juice r gel from a fresh Aloe Vera leaf and apply it on the pigmented areas before bed.
  • Let it stay for the whole night and rinse with luke warm water in the next morning.
  • Reapply daily before bed until the darkness vanishes.

10 Simple Remedies to Reduce Skin Pigmentation

 

Remedy #10:

Ingredients:

  1. Castor oil

Method:

  • Apply and massage with castor oil daily in the morning and evening on the darkened areas.
  • Leave on for 1 hour and have bath.

10 Simple Remedies to Reduce Skin Pigmentation

 

Also follow the below steps:

  • Remember to apply sunscreen lotion at all the times whenever exposing to sunlight.
  • Do not expose to sunlight directly.
  • Stop smoking and alcohol consumption.
  • Use trusted brand sunscreens.
  • Avoid excessive heat.
  • Avoid using birth control pills.
  • Be cool and avoid stress.
  • Drink lots of water.
  • Consult your dermatologist for further medications if needed.

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