How to Get Rid of Uneven Skin Tone

By Refadoc, Posted on : Monday, 14 July 2014 - 3:19 pm IST

Everybody wants to have a flawless and dewy complexion. But, very few of us are blessed with great skin that shines with health and radiance. Uneven, patchy skin is a problem that is faced by a lot of people. It makes one look older than his/her age. Although there are many creams, lotions and serums that promises to get rid of discolorations and dark spots, not many of them live up to these claims. However, there are a number of natural remedies for achieving a flawless complexion, free of dark spots and discolorations. Here are a few tips to get rid of uneven skin tone.

Homemade Remedies for Uneven Skin Tone

Lemon and Honey Mask

Squeeze the juice of a lemon and add a tablespoon of pure honey to it. Mix well and apply this concoction all over your face. After 15-20 minutes, wash the mask off with cold water. Lemon juice has skin lightening properties that helps to get rid of discoloration and tanning. Honey has moisturizing properties that makes your skin soft and supple. For best results, this mask should be applied twice a week.

Yogurt and Papaya Mask

Take half a cup of cubed ripe papaya and blend it in a mixer with two tablespoons of thick yogurt. Once the mixture is fully blended but not too runny, apply it carefully over your face and neck. Allow the mask to dry and then wash off the mask with cold water. Papaya contains an enzyme called papain that helps to fade discolorations and dark spots while yogurt has natural lactic acid that helps to lighten the skin. With regular use of this mask, you can have smooth and even skin.

Chickpea Flour and Milk Mask

Chickpea flour which is a staple in every Indian household works wonders in removing sun tanning and getting rid of excess oil from the skin. Just mix two tablespoons of chickpea flour with just a bit of milk until you have a fairly thick mixture. Apply this mixture evenly over your face. After 20-25 minutes, wash the mask off with cold water. You will immediately notice that your complexion brightening.

Potato and Lime Mask Peel a potato and grate it finely.

To this add a tablespoon of freshly squeezed lime juice and mix them together. Apply the mask over your face and leave it on for half an hour, before washing it off with water. Potato contains enzymes that help to fade discolorations and lime juice has skin bleaching properties. With regular use of this mask, you will have soft, supple and even skin.

Almond and Milk Scrub

Soak a few almonds in half a cup of milk overnight. The  next day, blend the almonds with a bit of milk until you have a coarse but thick paste. Apply the almond paste over your skin and rub it with your fingertips in gentle circular motion for 3-4 minutes. Wash off with water. Use this scrub twice a week and you will have soft, glowing and flawless complexion.

For healthy skin, it is important to keep it hydrated and moisturized with a good moisturizer. In addition to this, you should also use a sunscreen to avoid skin darkening. With these natural home remedies, you can have healthy, supple and even skin tone.

Add Comment
Add Comment

Login to Add Comment

Email
Password
Comment as Guest
Healthy Superfoods you will love!

  Welcome autumn! The seasons of mist and fruitful mellowness! However, fall has something more which it has got to offer to you. It brings along with a list of super foods which not

Female Infertility

Causes of Infertility in Women Female infertility is the reason behind one third of the total infertility cases all over the world. Infertility in women could be caused due to the conditi

Five Things To Do When You're Pregnant

“Congratulations! You are pregnant!” Hearing these words can change the life of a woman upside down. Though this change is good, women are often perplexed during their first pregnancy.

Combating Cold Hands and Feet

Have you ever experienced coldness and numbness in your hands and toes when the temperature grows colder? Your toes and fingernails tend to become swollen and painful during the cold weather and go

20 Scientific Benefits & Uses of Walnut for Health & Skin

20 Scientific Benefits & Uses of Walnut for Health & Skin

Walnuts can be easily regarded as one of the oldest tree fruits which have been grown by men. The...
Why did India ban 344 fixed dose combination drugs?

Why did India ban 344 fixed dose combination drugs?

344 fixed dose combination drugs banned in India In a giant move on Marc...
10 Remarkable Benefits of Chlorophyll

10 Remarkable Benefits of Chlorophyll

There might be a lot of hype when it comes to the healthy benefits of green vegetables, which hav...
10 Reasons for Cramping During Early Pregnancy

10 Reasons for Cramping During Early Pregnancy

Cramping during the early stages of pregnancy is pretty normal for ladies. It is considered unnat...
Psoriasis

Psoriasis

Psoriasis tre...
22 Proven Natural Home Remedies to Remove Blackheads

22 Proven Natural Home Remedies to Remove Blackheads

Though Blackheads can affect you at any age, they are most often an issue that teenagers seem to ...
25 Surprising Carrot Juice Benefits for Skin & Health

25 Surprising Carrot Juice Benefits for Skin & Health

Carrots can be rightly termed as one of the most popular and versatile vegetables all over the wo...
Chyawanprash- Health Benefits, Ingredients, Dosage, Nutritional Facts, Side Effects

Chyawanprash- Health Benefits, Ingredients, Dosage, Nutritional Facts, Side Effects

Chyawanprash is a name given to an Ayurvedic supplement which is fortified and constituted with v...
Rooibos Tea Benefits for Health, Weight Loss, Pregnancy & Side Effects

Rooibos Tea Benefits for Health, Weight Loss, Pregnancy & Side Effects

Not many people know about the amazing health benefits of Rooibos Tea. However, this beverage, wh...
Triple X Syndrome

Triple X Syndrome

Triple X Syndrome – Basic Overview Triple X Syndrome results from an abnormality ...
20 Effective Home Remedies for Fairer Skin

20 Effective Home Remedies for Fairer Skin

Jon Keats had written aptly in his poem, ‘Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder’. H...
15 Unbelievable Health Benefits of Cashew Nuts

15 Unbelievable Health Benefits of Cashew Nuts

Cashew Nuts are a rich sweet product from the Cashew Tree and are popular all over the world for ...