Do you know that exposing yourself to direct sunlight can have severe consequences? Exposing yourself to the dangerous ultraviolet sunrays can lead to creation of age spots, freckles and sun spots.
This can even result in short term or long term discoloration. Skin discoloration mostly appears on the hands or face, but if exposed directly to sunlight, it can appear on any part of the body.
How to Get Rid of Stains
Now, do you know what is melasma? It is a hyper-pigmentation of the skin, when brown spots appear on the cheeks and nose of pregnant women, and that is why it is also called the mask of pregnancy.
But, this is a condition that can also appear in men. With women, they usually dissapears after the pregnancy, but if they don’t, and you still want to get rid of them, here is a natural recipe how to do that.
The following recipe derives from the part of Ayurveda, which is an ancient Indian healing science. It is considered to be extremely effective due to the properties of it’s ingredients.
Create a paste out of one teaspoon of lemon juice and one teaspoon of turmeric powder. Mix them well, and apply it directly on the brown spots.
Leave it on for about 15 minutes, then carefully wash it off with cold water. It is recommended to do this before you shower.
You can do this treatment once or twice a day until you see the wanted results. Nevertheless, remember that you should never expose your skin to direct sunlight right after the treatment.
Now something about the properties of this recipe. The turmeric is a very powerful ingredient, used by the Indians for centuries when it comes to problems of the body or the skin.
The lemon is considered to be a natural bleacher and stimulator for skin peeling, and is also filled with anti-inflammatory properties.
But, bear in mind that if your skin is sensitive, you should immediately replace the lemon with milk, or just dillute it.