Natural remedies for reducing skin pigmentation.

The Skin gets its color due to the pigment called as Melanin present in the body. The skin color depends upon the color-producing cells called as Melanocytes. Pigmentation or Hyperpigmentation is the condition where the patches of the skin get darkened.

Reasons for Hyperpigmentation

  • Tanning
  • Skin damage
  • Improper hair removal
  • Hormonal changes
  • Allergies

Natural Remedies for Hyperpigmentation

  • Lemon/Lime
  • Papaya
  • Orange
  • Honey
  • Red Onion
  • Natural Oils
  • Avocados
  • Apple Cider Vinegar
  • Cucumber
  • Almonds
  • Sandalwood oil
  • Yogurt
  • Tomato, Yoghurt and Oatmeal mask
  • Lemon juice and Turmeric powder

In order to avoid Hyperpigmentation, one needs to avoid direct exposure to the sun and should have a healthy diet. Maintenance of personal hygiene is also very important.