Thursday, November 25, 2010

How to Lighten Dark Knuckles

How to Lighten Dark Knuckles

Having dark knuckles is one of the most common beauty related problems. There are many causes of dark knuckles such as use of detergents, skin care products, whether change, friction, pollution etc. It is essential to make a good skin care routine to treat this problem. You can use several home based remedies to get rid of dark knuckles. Here are some tips and remedies on how to lighten dark knuckles naturally at home.

How to Lighten Dark Knuckles

  • Lemon juice contains natural skin fading and exfoliating properties. Apply lemon juice on the affected area. Leave on for about 5 to 10 minutes. Wash off with water. Now, massage the area with almond oil and leave on for 10 minutes. Use this remedy twice or thrice a week.
  • Apply a mixture of fuller’s earth, carrot pulp and grated papaya skin on the affected area for a few minutes and then wash off with cold water.
  • Massage the affected area with a mixture of vitamin E liquid and castor oil. Use this remedy every night, before bed.
  • Exfoliate your skin with a mixture of green gram, gram flour powdered and dried rose petals.
  • A mixture of turmeric powder and milk cream is another effective remedy for dark knuckles.
  • Make a mixture by mixing powdered oatmeal, sour yoghurt and cucumber juice. Apply it on the skin. Leave on for about half an hour before you rinse it off with cold water
Apart from these remedies, try to increase your daily water intake. Eat vitamin A, C and E rich food sources. Take an expert advice by consulting your problem with a dermatologist.

Take Care!

1 comment:

  1. Thanks the lemon one really worked