If beauty is about being contented in your own skin then you must admit that sort of beauty comes only when skin is free from any kind of pigmentation & full of glow. In the course of getting perfect or flawless skin, people have been doing a lot but only a few are able to reach near the goal. The reason being striking the hammer in the wrong direction.
In general, it is not a tough task to get a skin that is free from pigments but the only requirement is of the correct guidance and the knowledge of whatever you are going to do in order to stop pigmentation. To provide you that guidance and the knowledge, following are mentioned 5 ways that besides hindering pigmentation are going to do great to your skin. Read on to know more.
5 Simple Ways To Reduce Skin Pigmentation
Lemon And Honey
Lemon being a natural bleaching agent and organic honey being a great moisturizer works wonderfully against skin pigmentation. Lemon is also rich in vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant in protecting skin from the harmful UV rays.
Squeeze one lemon for its juice and add two teaspoon of raw honey with it in a bowl. Mix well and apply on your face. After letting it stay for 15 minutes, wash off with normal water.
The efficiency of cucumber can be understood from its usage in treating puffy eyes and dark circles. Although, the reason for using cucumber on the pigmented skin can differ slightly but the efficiency remains intact. When used on skin, it rejuvenates, brightens and treats any kind of blemishes or scar spots.
To prepare the remedy, add 1 teaspoon of cucumber juice (from grated cucumber), 1 teaspoon of honey and one teaspoon of lemon juice in a bowl. Mix thoroughly and apply evenly on your skin. Leave the skin the same for 10 minutes and wash afterwards.
Apple Cider Vinegar
The astringent property of apple cider vinegar restores the natural color to the skin. Plus, it contain beta-carotene that looks after any kind of damage cause to the skin from the UV rays or the free radicals. Applying it twice everyday can make your skin suppler and brighter.
In a bowl, pour 3-4 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar and add few drops of water to normalize the concentration. Apply on the pigmentation are and leave for 5 minutes before rinsing off with lukewarm water.
Who would have thought that someday even red onion can also make an effective remedy for skin pigmentation? The credit goes to the antioxidant property or vitamin C content of red onion which is very effective for treating skin pigmentation.
In this remedy, you need not to do much. Simply cut red onion in slices and rub directly over the pigmented area. Alternatively, you can also grate red onion and apply its juice or grated portion on the skin. In both the cases, let the remedy stay for 10 minutes the least. Wash off with normal water afterwards.
Aloe Vera acts as a natural skin cleanser, cleansing skin without disturbing its natural balance. Besides cleansing, it reduces the appearance of spots on the skin and shield it from the harmful ultraviolet rays of the sun.
In order to make the remedy, add 2 teaspoon of Aloe Vera gel with ½ teaspoon of honey in a bowl. Mix thoroughly and keep aside for 10 minutes the settle down. Apply the remedy on your skin and let it stay for about 20 minutes. Wash off with lukewarm water afterwards. Follow every day for two weeks to meet the desired results.