This Natural Recipe Made From Only 2 Ingredients Will Help You Get Rid Of Dark Spots And Freckles
Hyper pigmentation is a skin disorder, manifesting with dark pigment because of the increased amounts of melanin.
This disorder is benign, caused by disruption of melanin, which is the result of too much exposure to sunlight, certain diseases, pregnancy, aging or trauma.
The causes are divided into two groups, external and internal.
External causes come from the environment, for example, exposure to sunlight or from chemical compounds (minocycline, progesterone, estrogen, etc.).
Internal causes are genetic – people with darker skin develop this disorder more often than the pale one.
Dark spots, the freckles, the aging spots are caused by ultraviolet rays which damage the melanin, and they usually occur the face and the hands.
Melasma or hyperpigmentation of the skin, can develop during pregnancy, and usually goes away after pregnancy.
Below is the natural recipe that will help you get rid of dark spots and hyper pigmentation:
• 1 tsp of turmeric powder
• 1 tsp lemon juice
Mix these two ingredients to make a paste.
Apply it on the affected areas, and leave it that way for 15 minutes to dry.
Wash it with lukewarm water.
After this, do not expose to the sun at least 8-10 hours.
Repeat it every day, and during the winter time if it’s possible you can do it twice a day.
This simple natural remedy is really effective. Lemon is known for its whitening properties and it can stimulate skin peeling, while the turmeric has anti-inflammatory properties and it makes skin shiny.
People that have sensitive skin can replace the lemon with water or milk.