12 Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark UnderarmsUnderarm darkness is not a serious disease or a medical disorder, it is nothing but dark coloring of the underarm skin and it appears like a dark patch. This makes you feel more embarrassing while wearing sleeveless clothes or swim suits. At first, to get rid of underarm darkness, it is necessary to go through the causes of it.

Causes of underarm darkness:

  1. Shaving with a Razor
  2. Hair removal creams
  3. Using Strong Deodorants
  4. Excessive sweating
  5. Smoking
  6. Accumulated dead skin cells
  7. Wearing tight clothes
  8. Hereditary factors
  9. Excessive weight or obesity
  10. Hormonal imbalance
  11. Excessive intake of oral contraceptives
  12. Health issues like Diabetes etc..

But, it is not as easy as we think and you have to understand that it is not a one day process or one day treatment. It will take some time to lighten the darkness. We bring you some simple, safe and effective home remedies to get rid of underarm darkness, let us check-

Remedy #1:

 Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Lime juice- 1tsp
  2. Rose water- 1tsp
  3. Glycerine- 1tsp

Method:

  • Take equal proportions of all the above ingredients and mix it well.
  • Apply this to your under arms and massage for few minutes before going to bed.
  • Keep this for whole night and rinse with cold water in the next morning.
  • Do this repeatedly until you see the lightening of armpits.

 

Remedy #2:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Dried Orange peel powder- 2tsp
  2. Rose water- 1tsp
  3. Raw milk- 1tsp

Method:

  • At first put the peels of 2 or 3 oranges out in the sun and let it dry.
  • Make a fine powder with the dried peels and store it in a air tight container.
  • Take 2 teaspoons of powder and add a spoon of rose water and milk to it.
  • Mix thoroughly and make a fine paste.
  • Apply it to your under arms and scrub with the paste for a few minutes (5 minutes), wash away with cold water.
  • Do this daily before bath.

 

Remedy #3:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Lime juice- 1tsp
  2. Sugar- 1 tsp

Method:

  • Mix both the given ingredients and apply it to your underarms.
  • Keep it for 15 minutes and rinse it off.
  • When repeated daily for 2 weeks, this remedy will reduce the appearance of darkness.

 

Remedy #4:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Rice flour- 1tsp
  2. Curd- 1tsp
  3. Raw milk- 2tsp

Method:

  • Make a fine paste with all the given ingredients and apply it under your arms.
  • Allow it to dry for 15 minutes and then wash it off with lukewarm water.

Remedy #5:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Rice flour- 1tsp
  2. Vinegar- half a spoon

Method:

  • Mix both the ingredients to make a paste and scrub your underarms for a few minutes with the paste.
  • Leave on for 15 minutes and wash your underarms with water.

 

Remedy #6:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Besan powder- 2tsp (gram flour)
  2. Curd- 1tsp
  3. Lime juice- 1tsp
  4. A pinch of turmeric powder

Method:

  • Make a smooth paste with all the above ingredients and apply it to your under arms.
  • Keep it for 15 minutes and rinse with normal water.
  • Repeat this every alternate day and you will notice the underarm skin color appears to be lighter soon.

 

Remedy #7:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Potato slices- 2

(or)

  1. Potato juice- 2tsp

Method:

  • Take a potato slice and rub it on the dark area for few minutes.

(Or)

  • Grate a potato and squeeze some juice from it. Apply this juice to your underarms, keep it for 30 minutes and rinse with water.
  • Repeat it daily for about 2 weeks and see the results.

 

Remedy #8:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Baking soda- half a spoon
  2. Water

Method:

  • Take half a spoon of baking soda and mix it with water to make a thick paste.
  • Apply the paste to your underarms, let it dry for 10-15 minutes and rinse it off with warm water.
  • You can try this until you see the lightening of armpits.

 

Remedy #9:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Lemon slices- 2

Method:

  • Rub with a thick lemon slice on the darkened area for some time and wash away with water.
  • Pat it dry and apply any moisturizer to avoid dryness in the affected area.

 

Remedy #10:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Cucumber slices- 2

(Or)

  1. Cucumber juice- 2tsp

Method:

  • Take a cucumber slice and rub it on the dark area for few minutes (just as you did with potato slice).

(Or)

  • Take 2 teaspoons of cucumber juice and apply it to your underarms, leave on for 30 minutes and rinse it off (just as you did with the potato juice).

 

Remedy #11:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Coconut oil

Method:

  • Massage with coconut oil daily for 10 minutes before bath and rinse with luke warm water.
  • Coconut oil helps to lighten the skin darkness due to its high content of vitamin-E.

 

Remedy #12:

Natural Remedies To Lighten Dark Underarms

Ingredients:

  1. Yogurt (curd)

Method:

  • Apply a spoon full of yogurt to darkened underarms, let it work for few minutes and rinse with cold water.
  • Follow this tip daily to lighten the underarm darkness.

Also follow the below steps-

  • Avoid taking contraceptive pills
  • Stop using razor for shaving hair in your underarms and better to go with waxing.
  • Avoid hair removal creams
  • Stop using strong deodorants
  • Do not wear tight clothes as the skin needs some ventilation.
  • Be more conscious if you are diabetic
  • Drink lots of water
  • Try to stop smoking totally
  • Avoid excessive sweating in your underarms.
  • Use trusted brands skin lighteners
  • Consult your Dermatologist if the problem persists.
  • Follow your doctors prescribed medicine and stop following your own medication.

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