There is a lot that goes into keeping one’s skin healthy and flawless.  Some people are blessed with flawless skin; however for those who are not, there is a lot that needs to be done. One of the most common skin problems that we face is dark spots and blemishes. Often we notice that some parts of our skin have dark spots. For instance, under eye, elbows or upper lips look darker than the rest of the skin. This may be because of too much exposure to the sun or because of a poor diet. Whatever the reasons are, we are here with a solution. 6 simple home remedies and you can get rid of dark spots. These things are easily found in every kitchen. Also Read - World Renowned Dermatologist Suggests Skincare Tips to Get Rid of Dark Circles And Baggy Eyes


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Lemon is good for your skin because of its astringent properties. It is one of the best natural products to use for skin lightening. All you have to do is squeeze lemon juice and rub it all across your face and other dark spots. Do this twice everyday and in 15 days you will see a considerable difference. Vitamin C will work its magic on your skin. Also Read - Suffering From Breakouts Under Your Mask? You May Have A Case Of 'Maskne'



You get sandalwood sticks, stones and even powder. Use whatever is convenient for you. Just make a paste of the sandalwood and apply it evenly on your face. Keep it for 15 minutes and then wash it off. Sandalwood is one of the best Ayurvedic skin care products. It will keep your skin smooth and glowing.



Tomatoes have vitamins A, B and also C. They produce collagen and thus help in reducing dark spots. You need to apply tomato juice on your face every day and keep it for 20 minutes. Wash it off with cold water later. Initially, you might feel a mild burning sensation which is normal. In 10 days you will see your spots reducing.

Coconut Oil

coconut oil

Coconut oil is not just good for the hair, but for your skin also. Massage your face with coconut oil and your face will be cleansed with all the dirt gone. It works as a good cleanser. With time, your dark spots will reduce and you can also get rid of your acne.

Aloe Vera

aloe vera

We are sure you have heard a million times about the magical healing powers of Aloe Vera. With anti-ageing and skin nourishing properties, it helps in de-pigmentation and reducing dark spots. Apply aloe Vera gel on your face every day and keep it for 20 minutes before you wash it off.

Raw Potato

Another great remedy to get rid of dark spots is raw potatoes.  All you have to do is rub potato slices on your face in a circular motion and massage it gently.  Potato has vitamins B6 and C. It also has minerals that help in collagen production so that your skin tone is evened out and dark spots are gone.

These are the 6 home remedies that you can use to get rid of dark spot son your skin. All these are easy to find items in your kitchen. So you save a lot of money and you get the best results naturally with no side effects.