Having a dark underarm could be very embarrassing sometimes. It makes you feel so uncomfortable and unable to wear sleeveless outfits or anything with an off shoulder detail. Well thankful with today’s post, you will not have to feel this way again. Here are some remedies to brighten your dark underarm:
Natural bleaching agents: The acidic, anti-bacterial and antiseptic properties in some vegetables and fruits allow them to lighten the skin naturally. These fruits include:
Potatoes: thinly slice or grate a potato and rub underarm. Allow for ten minutes and rinse off.
Lemon: rub a thick slice of lemon underarm or add honey to lemon juice and apply underarm. When using only lemon don’t leave for long while honey and lemon juice can be left for 10 minutes before washing off.
Egg oil: gently apply egg oil underarm and leave overnight. Wash off in the morning with water and soap.
Cucumber: thinly slice or grate cucumber and apply underarm. Leave for an hour then rinse.
Moisturize: moisturize your underarm at least twice a day. The best way to do it is naturally with Aloe Vera.
Ex-foliate: dark underarms can be caused by accumulated dead skin cells. To ex-foliate use: Sugar: mix a cup of sugar with three tbsp. of olive oil and apply before a bath.
Baking soda: mix baking soda with rose water and apply underarm. After a short time rinse with warm water.
Orange: Peel an orange and put the peels out in the sun to dry. Grind the peels to form a powder and make a paste by adding rose water and milk. Scrub your underarms with the paste for 10 to 15 minutes to remove dead skin cells and rinse with cold water.
Let us know which tip you use and how it worked out for you.