Has too much sun exposure and pollution left behind your skin looking dull and drab?
Are dark spots and pigmentation giving you sleepless nights and you have absolutely no idea what to do about it?
Owing to the kind of lifestyle we live, just blindly following the CTM routine is not enough for your skin. The extent to which your skin gets damaged by the sun and pollution and acne are not repairable by just cleansing, toning, and moisturizing. Your skin needs extra care and love.
Not taking proper care of the skin damages it to the extent that takes a lot of your time and patience to treat it and undo the damage. And the skin cosmetics available in the market not always show results.
Sometimes they might even aggravate the problem because they don’t always suit you or may be your skin type is different.
It is always advisable to resort to natural ways when treating such problems. As natural ingredients do not have major side effects, they are readily available and do not dig a hole in your pockets. So here are few such amazing natural ways to remove black spots from the face overnight at home and get the clear and flawless skin that you have always wanted.
1. BUTTER MILK & TOMATO JUICE
Butter milk has natural bleaching properties and is effective in fading away dark spots without burning the skin. And The lycopene in tomatoes is a potent lightening agent that over time reduces the intensity of the spot and then removes it entirely.
For this super effective home remedy, mix 4 to 5 teaspoons of buttermilk with two teaspoons of tomato juice. Apply this mixture onto your face and leave it on for 20 minutes. Then, rinse with cold water and pat dry.
2. POTATO, LEMON JUICE & HONEY
Potato is another natural skin lightening agent and has many beneficial uses. It is useful in reducing acne, fading acne scars and dark spots, removes dark circles and evens out the skin complexion. Lemon juice also is a natural bleaching agent and is well known for its whitening and lightening uses. The acids also work on the acne. Honey is an antibacterial agent, it clears the skin from acne, and helps in leaving a clean skin behind. It also moisturizes the skin.
For this remedy, take the juice of 3 or 4 potatoes and add 3 to 4 drops of lemon juice. Mix them together, and a teaspoon of honey. Apply this mix to your face. Leave it on for about 20 minutes and then wash it. You can see the change in the color of the spots.
3. ONION JUICE
Red onion acts as a bleaching agent because it is highly acidic in nature.
For this remedy cut an onion into slices. Then, take one slice and start rubbing it on the affected areas. Repeat this 2 to 3 times in a day. Soon you will see a great change in your face and the dark spots too will disappear.
If you do not want to buy onion directly on your skin, you can use the alternate method. Take a tablespoon of onion juice and mix it with two tablespoons of honey. Apply this mixture on the affected area and leave it on for about 20 mins. Rinse well, and you will soon notice results.
4. COCONUT OIL & OLIVE OIL MASSAGE
Coconut and olive have been long known for their uses for skin and hair. Both the oils are rich in vitamins E and K, that are ideal for improving skin elasticity and removing sun spots and dark patches. They are also good at making the skin complexing even.
In a bowl, mix equal quantities of olive oil and coconut oil. Use this oil to massage the affected area for about 4 to 5 minutes and then wipe away the excess oil with a cotton pad soaked in lukewarm water. Do this before bed and wake to the happy supple skin.
5. BAKING SODA, LEMON & SUGAR FACE SCRUB
Baking soda does more than making your delicacies yummy. It’s an excellent bleaching agent and exfoliant. And sugar makes for an amazing exfoliator too. To sum it up, this combo is a power pack for your skin’s dark spots and patches.
Take 1 tbsp of fine sugar in a bowl, add two tablespoon lemon juice and a 1/2 tsp of baking soda.Take some mixture on your palms and gently scrub to the areas where you have those horrible dark spots and skin blemishes.
These home remedies are sure to work wonders for you. Gone are the days when you sat and sobbed over bad skin. Now is the time to take things in your hand and set right things as you like them.