For more precautions we take and try to protect ourselves from the sun during the summer, on many occasions the appearance of sunspots on our skin is inevitable.
During this period the exposure to the sun is greater and that excess causes the solar index in our skin to increase the level of production of melatonin and, for this purpose, the skin darkens and that is why we get brown.
The problem comes when there is an excess of melanin in a specific and small area of our body causing the appearance of freckles, moles or imperfections in the skin.
The best way to take care of our skin and prevent sunspots is to act before they appear. That is why it is very important to use sunscreens and control sun exposure.
Because it has acidic PH, it is excellent for closing pores and achieving a smooth and shiny skin. Soak a cotton ball with apple cider vinegar and apply it on the spots. Leave on for 20 minutes and wash your face with cold water.
Aloe Vera is one of the plants that has the most health benefits. This unique plant moisturizes the skin, regenerates it, and fights burns and pigmentation spots. Apply the aloe jelly on the areas of your skin that are stained and let it act for 30 minutes. Before soaking the aloe overnight and discard that water. Your face will be hydrated.
Clay and mud
It has a high content of minerals that give active properties to the skin, such as cleansing, detoxification, scrubs. Green clay or bentonite has a special antibacterial and purifying effect, giving the skin a pleasant sensation of freshness and elasticity.
This is another plant that will allow us to remove those skin spots. To do this we must make an infusion boiling 200 ml and put in a cup with 2 tablespoons of plantain. Let it rest for 20 minutes, strain it and apply it by massaging the area with spots.
Squeeze half a lemon into a bowl. Before going to sleep, apply directly to the areas where you see the spots and rinse in the mornings with cold water. Do not expose yourself to the sun while using lemon as it can stain the skin more.
Turmeric, considered in India as the salt of life, has the ability to reduce dark pigmentation of the skin, so it is recommended to remove spots. Mix a tablespoon of turmeric with 3 teaspoons of lemon juice and form a paste; apply it on the spots for 30 minutes and then rinse with water.
Birch extract is another great remedy to reduce the visual impact of skin blemishes. You can ingest it or apply it on your epidermis, once it has cooled. Birch leaves have powerful antiseptic properties, it contains a large amount of flavonoids, carotene and vitamin C, so it is also a powerful antioxidant that will significantly improve the appearance of the skin.
The power of tomato
Tomato juice contains a high percentage of nutrients that are beneficial for the skin such as vitamin A, vitamin C and proteins, in addition to lycopene that counteracts the action of free radicals. You only have to mix a tablespoon of lemon juice with a tablespoon of tomato juice and apply with a cotton ball.