Treat your Dark Neck, Dark Knees, and Elbows.

Home Remedies To Get Rid Of Dark Necks, Dark Knees, And Elbows

The dark appearance of the skin is due to hyperpigmentation of the skin. And this hyperpigmentation is because of the extra melanin presence. Melanin is the pigment that is known to give color to our skin. The more the melanin higher the color pigmentation.

Although Dark knees, neck, and elbows are not harmful to the skin we often like to lighten them up so that they could go with our whole body skin color. Dark skin appearance is general for everyone and it can affect people of different skin types.

Though Dark skin is majorly seen in people with dark skin tones, darker skin tones are likely to overproduce melanin. There may be certain reasons for skin pigmentation such as friction, suntan, certain skin conditions, and dead cells.

As it is not harmful and does not necessarily need to be treated but you can reduce its pigmentation at-home remedies.

1) Using Turmeric

Turmeric is traditionally used to lighten skin. Curcumin, its primary compound, limits melanin production and helps.

How to apply

1. Take half a teaspoon of turmeric, a little yogurt, and honey in a bowl and make a thick paste

2. Put this paste as a mask on your face for 10 to 15 mins.

3. Wash your face with cool water and repeat this at least twice a week.

2) Using Aloe Vera gel

Aloe Vera is commonly used by everyone for its medicinal benefits. It’s not proven, but aloe vera reduces pigmentation, especially from suntan due to its aloesin presence.

How to apply

1. Take 1 tablespoon of aloe vera gel to your knees.

2. Softly apply to your skin with germ-free hands.

Repeat 2 to 3 times a week.

3. How much did it help you to let us know in the comments section?

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