Dark patches may happen because of the harmful UV rays and too much exposure to pollution. Ageing or hormonal changes can make these dark patches grow. It eventually becomes hard to remove, permanent and makes your skin look unhealthy. But now you can remove these dark patches with a click.
1. What these dark patches actually are?
Many people suffer from a skin disorder called melasma. It’s a hyperpigmentation of skin when dark patches form in certain areas. Yeah, we are coming to how you can remove it.
These dark patches are formed because of the excess production of melanin. Though this doesn’t affect your body, it’s still a distressful situation. And if you can remove it with a stroke then why not.
3. We recommend
The most common way to remove these dark patches is a cosmetic treatment. But do we recommend it? I don’t think so. Well, until and unless it’s in a more severe stage.
4. Home remedies
There are certain home remedies to help you remove these dark patches. All you need is a number of nitty-gritty ingredients. And the best thing? It’s all available at the ease of your hands.
5. Ingredients that you need
All you need is one tablespoon of salt, one tablespoon of olive oil and one tablespoon of baking soda. That’s it and you are all set to remove those dark patches.
6. How to mix these
As simple as these items are, mixing them can’t be a big task. Take all the ingredients and mix them together in a plastic bowl. Mix it until it becomes a paste. Make sure there are no lumps. Done? You are halfway there to remove the dark patches.
7. Now is the time to apply
You don’t need to take a dip in it. Apply the paste on the affected area and you are all set. Leave it for 20 minutes and remove it with cold water.
8. Another option
This technique is not that easy as the previous one. Here you need white clay, milk, and lemon. It’s entirely your choice which method to use for removing these annoying dark patches.
9. Mixing it
Take a bowl, place the white clay in it and mix it with lemon and milk. Apply to the affected area and let it rest for 15 minutes. Then remove it with cold water. The dark patches will be fading away with regular use.
10. Points to remember
Use this treatment 3 times a week until the disappear. Avoid sun exposure and drink plenty of water. The salt should be sea salt and the olive oil needs to be extra virgin. Coconut oil can be an ingredient too.
11. Important tips
It takes some time to remove these spots. What you can do meanwhile is take good care of your skin. Use skin-friendly products. Try using minimum makeup. Take care of your skin.
Have patience and wait for the magic to happen.