Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Castor Oil for Age Spots

Castor Oil for Age Spots

Age spots or live spots or you can also call them dark spots, are red or black colored freckles. These spots are very common in elderly people, as a result of natural aging process. Another possible cause of age spots is overexposure of the skin to the sun. You can use various remedies to get rid of these spots and one such remedy is to use castor oil for age spots. Here are some directions on how to use castor oil for age spots removal.

Castor Oil for Age Spots

Castor oil is a loaded with natural skin lightening and other skin friendly properties. Regular application of castor oil will give you a smooth, soft, glowing and age spots free skin. Apply castor oil on the spots using gentle circular motions. Use this remedy twice daily.

You can also use some other remedies for age spots removal. Here are some good remedies for you.

  • Apply lemon juice on the affected area. Use this lemon juice skin lightener twice daily. Your age spots will begin to lighten in 6 - 8 weeks.
  • Application of an onion juice is also beneficial.
  • One can also use an aloe vera gel to get rid of age spots naturally.
According to me, use of castor oil is one of the fastest ways to remove age spots naturally. Use these remedies on a regular basis. Include vitamin A, E and C rich food sources in to your diet menu. Also, try to increase your daily water intake to speed up the process.

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  1. Is it ok to go out into the sun with castor oil on? Thanks.

  2. Always wear sunscreen