Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Homemade Natural Skin Bleaching Methods

Homemade Natural Skin Bleaching Methods


Do not feel embarrassed or depressed due to skin discoloration problem. You can take several steps to make your skin lighten, brighten and healthy at your own home. First of all, say no to OTC or over the counter products for simple problems. Use natural ingredients to solve your problem, as they are safe to use. Give below are some homemade and all natural skin bleaching methods, which are not only effective but also do not come heavy on your pockets.

Homemade Natural Skin Bleaching Methods

Olive oil – Oatmeal Skin Bleach

Things you’ll need

2 tablespoons oatmeal

1 teaspoon olive oil

1 tablespoon yogurt (plain)

2 tablespoons lemon juice

Method:

  • Take a clean bowl and mix all ingredients to form a paste
  • Add water and stir the mixture to make it smooth
  • Apply it on your skin or affected areas
  • Leave on for about 15 to 20 minutes
  • Rinse off with cold water
  • Pat dry the area and apply a mild moisturizing lotion
  • Use this recipe on a regular basis or as required, until the desired results are achieved.


Mint Skin Bleach

Ingredients:

A handful mint leaves

2 cups of water

1 Lemon


Method:

  • First of all boil mint leave with water.
  • Once cooled, remove the mint leaves and add the juice of one whole lemon to it.
  • Apply it on the skin
  • Next, soak a clean cloth in the mixture and place it over your face
  • Wait for 20 minutes before washing.

Honey Lemon Skin Bleach Recipe

Another natural and homemade skin bleach recipe is a mixture of lemon and honey. Just make a mixture by combining lemon juice, one tablespoon of honey and one teaspoon of powdered milk in a bowl. Keep this bowl in a microwave for 10 seconds. Let it cool down and apply it on the skin. Leave on for about 20 minutes before rinsing off.


Quick Homemade Tips for Bleaching Skin Naturally


  • Make a paste by mixing equal parts o sandalwood powder, lemon juice, tomato juice and cucumber juice.
  • Mix two tablespoons of cucumber juice, half teaspoon of glycerin (½ tsp.), one tablespoon of lemon juice and ½ teaspoon of rose water. Apply it on the desired areas of the body.
  • Another great skin bleaching method is to use a mixture of two tablespoons of gram flour and a small amount of turmeric, lemon juice and milk.

Thursday, September 2, 2010

My lips are dark from smoking

My lips are dark from smoking

There are many causes of dark lips, but smoking is one of the biggest causes of dark lips. Here are some tips on how to lighten the color of your lips and your answer for – My lips are dark from smoking.

Lighten dark lips from smoking

  • Apply lime juice or apple cider vinegar over your lips on a regular basis. You can also apply a banana paste to speed up the process.
  • Exfoliate your lips regularly. Exfoliation helps remove dead skin cells from the upper layers of the skin.
  • Before going to bed at night, apply a drop of almond oil or coconut oil in the navel. It is an effective remedy for dark lips.

My personal remedy:-

Make a mixture of rose water, glycerin and lemon juice and use it whenever you are free or whenever you want. Use this remedy several times a day for a month.



Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Facial Skin Discoloration Treatment

Facial Skin Discoloration Treatment

Face discoloration, also known as melasma is a common skin related problem. The main cause behind facial skin discoloration is the overproduction or increase of melanin in the skin. This condition is very common in women, especially those who are pregnant. Common sign of melesma include irregular brown or grayish-brown patches on the skin of face and neck. You can use various home remedies to get rid of this problem. Here are some tips on facial skin discoloration treatment.

Facial Skin Discoloration Treatment

Make a mixture of gram flour, turmeric powder, lemon juice and milk cream to form a smooth paste. Apply this paste on your face and leave it to dry. Wash your face with water.

Soak some almonds in water overnight. Ground them and mix honey to make a smooth paste. Apply it on your face and after it dries, wash the paste clean.

You can also use sandalwood powder to make an effective remedy for facial skin discoloration treatment. Mix sandalwood powder, lemon juice, tomato juice and cucumber juice. Apply the resultant mixture to your face. Once that dries on the face, wash it off.

Another effective facial skin discoloration treatment is oat facial scrub. To make it, take:

2 teaspoons of ground oatmeal,
1 teaspoon of baking soda and water

Method:
  • Mix all ingredients together to make a paste.
  • Apply it on your face using a gentle circular motion
  • Then wash it off properly

Potato juice is loaded with natural skin lightening properties. Just rub a raw potato slice or even the juice daily on your face



Is there any cream for facial skin discoloration treatment?

There are many creams which aid in reducing facial discoloration. If you want to cream to get rid of your problem then you are advised to go for hydroquinone based cream. However this should be prescribed by the doctor. You can also use tretinoin based creams.