Dark(black) Spots on skin can be caused by different factors including direct exposure to ultraviolet sun rays, side effects of certain medication, hormonal changes and liver diseases. Sometimes acne also leave dark spots on skin even after it clears up.
If you have dark(black) pots on skin, first of all you must consult your problem with a dermatologist (skin specialist) or medical doctor because sometimes skin dark spots can be caused due to an underlying medical or skin problem. After a proper diagnosis, if you are sure that your dark spots are not caused by any complex medical problem and formed just by direct exposure to UV Sun rays or acne scars, then you can cure this problem by using some natural remedies which are given below:
Natural Beauty Tips To Cure Dark(black) Spots
1. Lemon Juice
Lemon juice is a natural bleaching agent and helps a lot to remove black spots. Mix it with turmeric powder and apply to the affected areas of the skin. Let it stay for few minutes and then rinse off with lukewarm water. A mixture of honey and lemon juice is also very effective to lighten dark spots. Apply this mixture on dark spots. Let it dry and then rinse off.
2. Buttermilk and Tomato Juice
Take 2 teaspoons of buttermilk and one teaspoons of tomato juice serves. Mix them well and apply on affected areas. Let it stay for 15-20 minutes and then rinse off with fresh water.(Best to treat acne dark spots)
3. Lemon juice and Glycerine
A mixture of lemon juice and glycerine is also very helpful to cure dark spots. Make a mixture of 1 teaspoon of lemon juice and 1 teaspoon of glycerin and apply it on the dark spots. Let it stay for few minutes and then rinse off.
4. Honey, Lemon Juice, Milk Powder and Almond Oil
Mix 1 teaspoon each of honey, lemon juice, milk powder and half teaspoon of almond oil. Apply this mixture on affected areas and wash it off after 15-20 minutes. For best results, apply this at least thrice a week.
Potato is a mild natural skin bleaching agent and helps a lot in getting rid of black spots or dark patches. Take a fresh potato slice and rub it on the affected areas for 3-5 minutes. Let it stay on affected areas for 10-25 minutes before wash off skin.
6. Saffron and Honey
Take 1 teaspoon of powdered saffron and 1/2 teaspoon of honey. Mix them well to make a thick paste. Apply this paste on dark spots.Let it stay for 30-40 minutes and then rinse off.
7. Saffron and Rose water
Take 1 teaspoon of powdered saffron and add half teaspoon of rose water to make a thick paste. Apply this paste on affected areas. Leave for 30 minutes and then wash off.
8. Cucumber and Rose Water
Take some Cucumber pulp or cucumber juice, add some rose water and apply on dark spots. Let it stay at least for 20 minutes and then wash off with fresh water.
9. Sandalwood Powder, Glycerine and Rose Water
A mixture of sandalwood powder, glycerine and rose water is also very beneficial in getting rid of dark spots. Take 1 tablespoon of sandalwood powder and mix with 1 teaspoon of glycerine and 1 teaspoon of rose water. Mix them well to make a fine paste and apply this paste on affected areas to diminish dark spots.
10. Aloe vera gel
Aloe vera gel is also considered very effective in treating dark spots. Simply break off a fresh aloe vera leaf and squeeze the gel out and use it on dark spots. Let it stay for 30-40 minutes and then rinse off with fresh water. Repeat this twice a day for 3-4 weeks.