Easy-peasy Hacks To Get Rid Of Dark Spots Before The Wedding

With so much going around already, a bride can’t afford to be fighting with the dark spots right before the wedding. Weddings are a mess! Sleep, rest and peace set off on a vacation for those few days.  It’s quite possible that, it starts showing on your face, but no, a bride is a bride and you should keep all such troubles at bay.


Check out these 5 magical home remedies to fight difficult dark spots:

  1. Orange peel to the rescue


Retinol and Vitamin C in oranges is good for facial texture as it helps get rid of dead skin cells and brightens up the skin.
a. Dry up the orange peels under the sun for good 2-4 days.
b. Grind the dried peels to a powered form and make a paste by adding some water to it.
c. Apply it evenly on your face and let it dry for 20 minutes.
d. Now wash your face with tepid water.

  1. Lemons are therapeutic


Lemons are jack of all trades; nothing can beat them when it comes to versatility. It not only helps in cleansing the skin, removes grime and oil but also reduces dark spots. Rich in Vitamin C, lemons are medicinal.
a. Squeeze out the lime juice into the bowl.
b. Dab lime juice all over your face with a cotton ball.
c. After 20-30 minutes wash your face with cool water.

  1. Aloe gel is a darling!


Aloe vera has heavenly properties and is a perfect solution to all you skin related problems. You might have heard your dadi-nani endowing you with the goodness of aloe vera. It’s everything they said.
a. Extract the gel from the leaf of an aloe vera plant.
b. Apply the gel on your dark spots, acne and scars.
c. Rinse it off from your face after 15-25 minutes.

  1. Believe in the goodness of Papaya!


Enriched with enzymes, papaya is not only good for the gut but also brings that much needed glow on our face.  It lightens the dark spots, reduces the tan and exfoliates the skin, naturally doing away with the dead skin cells.
a. Extract the pulp of mellow papaya in a bowl.
b. Smear the pulp on the face and neck area and message well in circular motion for 3-5 min.
c. Let it dry for 15-20 minutes.
d. Wash it off with lukewarm water.


  1. Discover the richness of potato!


Bleaching properties of potato help lighten the dark spots and blemishes. Rub raw potato slices on your skin for it to stay healthy and glow on the big day!

a. Grate a peeled potato in a bowl.
b. Pour some honey in the bowl of grated potato and blend it well.
c. Mask your face with the paste of honey and potato. Leave it for 30-40 Minutes till it dries up.
d. Damp a piece of cloth in warm water and wipe your face gently with it.


Diksha Bhandari

Diksha Bhandari

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