Skin pigmentation can be described as the colouring of the skin - a result of excess production of melanin by the skin cells. The change in the colour of skin often appears on the face as blotches or the complete face may turn darker or lighter than the original skin tone. Skin pigmentation may occur due to many reasons such as UV exposure, hormonal imbalances, skin trauma and congenital factors.
Skin pigmentation can be treated by lightening creams and lasers. Besides, there are several remedies that can help you get rid of pigmentation naturally.
This skin condition is a source of embarrassment and could make you feel uncomfortable in your own skin. There are several things that you can do to treat pigmentation at home. Some effective homemade solutions to treat skin pigmentation include:
Lemon has natural bleaching properties and that is what makes it one of the best solutions for treating pigmentation. The acidic content of lemons helps to exfoliate the top layer of the skin and fade pigmentation over time.
To treat skin pigmentation, you also need to protect your skin from excessive sun exposure. If the skin remains exposed to the UV rays for too long, treatment for pigmentation will not be effective. Use makeup and powder that contains UV protection for sun protection.
If you have face pigmentation, you must avoid some foods such as coffee, tea, chocolate, ice cream, pastries, toffees, acidic things, spices called garam masala. Moreover, it is not advised to use cosmetics that are chemical based on your face.
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