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Homemade remedies for freckles

Freckles are small brown flat dark spots occurs mainly on the face, arms, shoulders. This occurs due to heavy exposure to sunlight, over synthesis of melanin in cells. This happens as a hereditary too. They are not harmful to the body, but appear as spots on skin. Nowadays, due to pollution, stress, and severe exposure of the body to the sunlight the actual production of melanin in the skin increases and causes brown spots outside. So here we are discussing to get rid off freckles in a natural way.

Lemon juice

Application of lemon juice over the affected area of freckles gives the excellent result. Practicing this habit of frequent application for about 10-15 minutes twice in a day reduces the freckles on the skin. Consuming Vitamin C supplements such as oranges, grapes, apples, lemon help in the over production of melanin in the body and thereby reduces freckles formation.

Sour cream & milk

Milk / cream are used for the application as a mask onto the freckles. This reduces the freckle formation. A good moisturizer is applied after removal of cream/ milk because it causes dryness. Washing the face with this gives relief from freckles. Lemon / orange juice / yogurt   mixed with cream are also used for treating freckles.

Cucumber juice

Cucumber juice   can also be used in treating the freckles. Apply it onto the spots and allow it to dry. Practicing this 2 times in a day gives better results.

Papaya juice

The juice of papaya has an excellent glowing effect. It removes the dead cells and rejuvenate the skin, thereby it also treats the freckles.

Rosewater & borax

Borax mixed with rose water is used as an excellent remedy for treating the freckles. Apply it until the spots disappear.

Almond

Almond paste mixed with lemon is also used as the best remedy for the freckles. Care is taken to avoid going out when the face / skin is wet.

Honey

Applying honey twice in a day over the freckles gives better result. We can also make mask of honey with wheat germ oil, yogurt and applied onto the freckles for about 30 minutes daily for about 2-3 months continuously gives the best result.

Onion

Slices of onion are prepared and rubbed over the freckles twice in a day. This can be continued for 2-3 months until the freckles fade away. Juice of onion after squeezing it also used for application. A mixture of vinegar and onion juice can also be used to get rid off freckles.

Buttermilk

Only buttermilk can be directly applied   onto the freckles and allow it to dry and wash it off. Practicing twice in a day for about 2 months continuously   relieves from freckles. Butter milk along with powdered oatmeal/ lemon juice daily can also be used to get rid off freckles.

Castor oil

It’s a natural remedy for treating the freckles. Applying the oil night on the freckles and wipe it off with a cloth, then wash it off with warm water in the morning gives best result for freckles. Practicing this daily for about 2-3 months gives better results. Vitamin E /olive oil also used for reducing the freckles.

Radish

As we know radish is rich in vitamin C, paste of radish is prepared and applied onto the freckles for 10 minutes. Practicing this daily gives better result. Add cup of the milk to the powdered radish root and boil it. Allow it to cool and drain it. Apply this liquid to the freckles for about 10 minutes and wash it off. Practice it for better results. You can use the lemon juice to make a paste of radish pulp and applied onto the freckles.

Sesame seeds

Paste of sesame seeds and turmeric was prepared and applied onto the freckles. Allow it to dry for 10 minutes and wash it off. Practicing it daily will fade the freckles.

Fruit mask

Fruits like strawberries, papaya, pineapple, cucumber, Apricot were ground and made into a paste. This paste is applied on the freckles for 10 minutes and washes it off for better improvement.

Banana & mint face mask

A paste of mint leaves and banana is prepared and applied onto the freckles. For 15 minutes and wash it off for better improvement.

Orange peel

Paste of powdered dried orange peel and lemon juice is prepared and applied onto the skin. Allow it to dry for 20 minutes and wash it off for good result.

These are the home made tips can be prepared at home and can be followed easily.