When one is growing up, you’ll start to experience some changes in your body, one of which is growing pubic hair. Well the responsibility lies on how well you take care of your body, especially after shaving your armpit, you’ll notice it gets dark, sometimes it could be an embarrassment.
Well, worry no more because I’ve got some simple home remedy ideas for you to lighten up your dark armpit, and note that it’s not a bleaching process. First dark armpits are caused by various factors but a few I’ve found are by wearing Tight clothes which results in friction, accumulation of dead skin cells, deodorants and antiperspirants.
So here are four simple home remedies which can help lighten up your dark armpit.
Many don’t know that potatoes have natural skin lightening properties, they think it’s only a food. Use a slice of potato and massage your armpit for between 6 and 8 minutes, repeat the process 2 or 3 times daily and always remember to rinse your armpit with water after that.
2) Orange Peel
Orange peels can be used to lighten up the dark spots under your arms because it has natural skin lightening and exfoliating properties.
-. Dry the orange peels in the sun until they dry out completely.
-. After that, grind the dried orange peels into powder.
-. Mix two teaspoons of the powdered orange peels with rose water and milk to make a thick paste.
-. Gently scrub your underarms with the paste and then leave it on for about 10 to 15 minutes.
-. Finally, wash the area with only cold water.
-. Repeat this process two or three times every week.
3) Lemon And Baking Soda
Lemon, just like an orange is very powerful when it comes to the body, simply mix fresh lemon juice with baking soda and use it to scrub your armpit to get rid of those dark underarms. Do it for about 3 minutes and yuu can repeat it twice every week until you see positive result.
4) Sugar And Coconut Oil Scrub
Mix a tea spoon of sugar with a small amount of coconut oil and apply under your armpits, scrub it there for 3 minutes and wash your armpits with cold water afterwards.