What is Pigmentation? Now, we’re not talking a sweet smattering of freckles, but bigger, uneven brown patches on not only the face but hands, décolletage and shoulder areas. It’s these ageing dark spots of bother that is known as pigmentation, caused by sun exposure and specifically the UVA rays which penetrate deep into your skin and cause ageing.
“UVA stimulates your pigment cells called Melanocytes to manufacture the pigment called Melanin. This is responsible for your tan and also your unwanted dark patches”. These sun spots may take up to 10-20 years to develop, so if you notice some showing now it could have been caused when you were a child.
Triggers of pigmentation in young women also include the contraceptive pill and pregnancy which alter hormone levels. This coupled with sun exposure can result in patchy dark spots, often on the upper lip and forehead. Important to always wear a sunscreen – but……. please make sure you read the ingredients as many sunscreen ingredients contain a cocktail of chemicals. Now, what to do about it … check out these home remedies.
You can try making this almond and honey pack to remove the skin pigmentations effectively. Put it on your face, let it dry and then wash off the pack after fifteen minutes. Your skin will feel absolutely fresh and you will see positive results very soon.
The potatoes are considered to be excellent sources of removing dark patches, blemishes and skin pigments. Slice a potato and rub an extract on your skin daily. You can also grind the potato for obtaining the juice. Then make a home skin spa with this potato juice and fuller’s earth. It will remove the skin patches.
Turmeric powder and milk paste
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