3 home remedies to get rid of dark spots on your face

Lemon lightens and brightens the complexion and acts as an astringent and removes excess oils and dirt from the skin.

Try these home remedies at least twice a week to get rid of dark spots on your face.

  • Apply lemon juice

Did you know that lemon juice's acidity acts as a bleaching agent and helps reduce discoloration on your face?. It works by breaking down the melanin pigmentation and also curbing its overproduction.

Apply the juice test in a small area of your skin to see how your skin will react with the lemon juice. People will sensitive skin should first dilute the juice with water.

  • Use Aloe vera gel

Aloe vera can do more for your skin than beautify your home. The gel contains antioxidants full of vitamins A, C, and, E, which help to reduce brown spots and even out skin tone.

If you want to use aloe vera to nourish your skin, cut off a piece of an aloe vera leaf and split it in half. Carve out the jelly-like flesh and apply this directly onto your skin.

  • Apple cider vinegar

The health benefits of apple cider vinegar are numerous. Some women are gradually adding it to their beauty regimen because it can get rid of dead skin cells.

Mix equal parts apple cider vinegar and water. You can apply this to your entire face because it is pH balanced, so it acts as a toner. However, if you detest the smell, let the solution sit for 20 minutes before rinsing.

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