Hyper pigmentation can be quite bothersome especially when its around the mouth, under the eyes and as dark spots on cheeks. It can make you look dull and it certainly isn’t a pretty sight if it is super dark and severe. There are various skin treatments like skin peel, anti-pigmentation products and serums that are commercially available, laser treatments etc. These treatments can work to some extent but will definitely burn a hole in your pocket. Also, if you are looking out for an all-natural remedy to lighten your hyper pigmentation, you are at the right place.
Turmeric- Turmeric has great anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, anti-tanning, anti-pigmentation and complexion-enhancing properties. Not only does it gradually help lighten the pigmentation but also helps lighten dark spots, scars and reduce acne. Keeps skin clean and clear.
Potato- Potato has great skin brightening and pigmentation lightening benefits. It enhances overall natural complexion, reduces tan and makes skin clear and glowing.
RECIPE FOR TURMERIC MASK TO CLEAR HYPER PIGMENTATION:
Things you need-
- 2 tablespoons potato juice
- 1/4 teaspoon wild turmeric powder
Grate a potato and squeeze out all the fresh juice. Add turmeric powder to this juice and stir. Using a cotton pad or cotton ball, apply this mixture generously on facial skin and neck and let it sit for 30 minutes before washing off. Use once daily.