What are brown spots? This is a skin issue that is known by the following names – dark spots, sun spots, age spots, solar lentigines and liver spots. This certain skin condition is suffered by the skin because of excessive exposure to the ultraviolet rays from the sun. and when it is being exposed to the sun, this escalates the production of melanin this is pigment that is found in top layers of the skin that can lead to brown spots. Brown spots may appear on face, chest, neck, shoulders, arms and legs.
The primary causes of the appearance of brown spots on skin is through exposure to the harmful rays of the sun and on some is through aging and hereditary as well. And you can also get this skin issue through pregnancy, weak liver, stress, and vitamin deficiency. Most individuals that are likely to encounter this certain skin issue are those over 50, one who always stay outdoors with extent exposure to the sun and those having light complexion.
Here are some natural ways on how to treat brown spots:
the lactic acid on buttermilk help in exfoliating the skin to get away with brown spots as well as blemishes with no drying effect that skin might suffer. It can aslo make the skin lighter and stay refreshed. You can make this at home by mixing small amount of warm water with curd – just plain and unflavored , unsweetened yogurt and whip it until cream is separated. Take the cream with buttermilk left on the mixture. Apply the buttermilk on the affected area with cotton swab leave on for about 15 minutes and rinse well with cold water and if your skin is acne proned or oily type, mix it with lemon juice before you apply on dark spots.
Aloe Vera is best known to be healthy to the skin because it makes the skin hydrated and fresh. It regenerates the skin and has a healing characteristics that”s why it is considered as one best treatment for brown spots on body parts like harnds, arms legs, face etc.. Take out the gel from the aloe vera plant and scrub it gently on the skin spots, leave on for about 30 minutes and rinse off with cool water. Apply it twice daily for a month to lighten brown spots.
Potato and Honey
This mixture can also be best treatment for dark spots. Take 1 medium sized potato, white type and grate. Mix it with honey evenly into a mixing bowl to make into thick paste. Rub the mixture gently to the affected area, leave on for about 15 minutes and rinse well with cool water.