Apple cider vinegar for dark spots
Apple cider vinegar contains acetic acid that may help lighten skin pigmentation and improve the overall appearance of your skin. To use this remedy you need to mix equal amounts of apple cider vinegar and water in a bowl. Apply to your dark patches and leave on 5 to 7 minutes. Next, rinse off with lukewarm water and apply moisturizer. If you wish you can also trying mix a few drops of lemon juice with the vinegar.
Sandalwood for dark spots
Sandalwood is a popular beauty remedy. It has anti-inflammatory properties that help in reducing blemishes and treating acne. You just need to combine 1 teaspoon sandalwood powder, add few drops of coconut oil and orange juice. Mix them well; you can even add enough orange juice until you get a smooth paste. Apply to your face and leave on for 15 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water and apply moisturizer.
Papaya for dark spots
Papaya contains enzymes called papain that can balance skin tones and exfoliates the skin. Peel and remove the seeds from green papaya. Use the pulp of the papaya. Apply on the affected area for 20-30 minutes in the morning and before going to bed. Rinse with lukewarm water and apply moisturizer.
Take a conservative approach before using any of these beauty remedies. First, apply a small amount to your face and leave it on for a short amount of time. If you feel any discomfort or a burning sensation rinse off the mixture immediately. However, keep in mind that while you are using these natural remedies to diminish dark spots do your very best to limit your sun exposure.