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Home Remedy For Stretch Marks Removal

  • One of the simplest, yet effective home remedies for stretch marks would be to apply lavender oil on the marks, three times a day.
  • Another home remedy would be to apply Aloe Vera gel on the marks. They would initially, lighten and finally, remove the marks from the body.
  • Prepare a mixture by adding seven drops of lavender oil and a few drops of chamomile oil to an ounce of carrier oil (avocado, sweet almond or jojoba oil). Use it to massage the affected area.
  • Includes lots of green leafy vegetables, tomatoes, liver and dairy products in your diet.
  • Consume seeds and nuts that contain zinc. They will prove effective in removing stretch marks.
  • In a blender, mix ½ cup olive oil, ¼ cup Aloe vera gel, liquid from 6 Vitamin E capsules and liquid from 4 Vitamin A capsules. Store it in a container and place it in the refrigerator. Apply this mixture wherever stretch marks appear.
  • Aroma oil is beneficial in treating stretch marks problem. Apply some of this oil on the stretch marks and massage well.
  • Rub the affected area with apricot scrub. This is likely to remove the stretch marks gradually.
  • Cocoa butter is beneficial in treating stretch marks. Apply it two times a day, in the morning as well as in the evening, over the affected area. This would help remove the marks.
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    Uneven Skin Tones and Home Remedies For Them

    Uneven skin tone may be caused by a variety of reasons, including both internal as well as external factors. Uneven skin tone could be a hindrance to your appearance and may sometimes be a cause of social embarrassment. You should keep in mind that a healthy looking skin is a reflection of a healthy body; hence, in order to achieve healthy skin tone, you need to focus on eating well and exercising regularly.

    However, apart from diet and exercise, uneven skin tone supplements can also be used to even out skin tone.

    Some of the causes of an uneven skin tone are hormonal imbalance, lack of sebum in the oil glands, reaction to light, and uneven build-up of melanin, leading to patchy brown appearance. While you may choose uneven skin tone supplements, it is good to know that it could also have adverse effects on your skin. These products are available in the market and promise to reduce the concentration of free radicals and melanin, regulate the sebaceous or oil glands, and relieve uneven skin tone. However, these have harmful chemicals which would affect your skin and cause much damage to it later in life. Some of the natural uneven skin tone supplements are as follows:

    • One of the most effective uneven skin tone remedies is exfoliating the skin with a mixture of yogurt or curd and grounded orange peels. You can apply the paste of your skin and remove the dead cells, which helps even out the skin tone.
    • Another effective remedy is the use of lemon juice on the skin. You can apply it on face and leave it for a while, and then wash it off.
    • Application of curd till it dries and then rubbing it off is also an effective way to even out your skin tone or complexion.
    • You can also apply tomato on your skin; massage tomato pulp for about 10 minutes to rectify an uneven skin tone. This can also help you clear blemishes and patches.
    • Another effective remedy for an uneven skin tone is cleaning your face with rose water. Dab a piece of cotton wool dipped in rose water over your face before you go to sleep at night. Rose water is an excellent natural toner, and it will help close open pores.
    • Application of honey is also an effective natural remedy to correct uneven skin tone.
    • Including a lot of fruits, vegetables, juices and pulses in your diet will also help flush out the toxins from the body, thereby evening out your skin tone.
    • You can also use chemical agents as uneven skin tone supplements; these include fruit acids, chemical peels, and beta hydroxyl lotions. However, you must use these with the prescription of a dermatologist.

    Apart from these remedies, you can also go for various uneven skin tone treatments, including microdermabrasion and laser resurfacing. These treatments are expensive and may not give desired results. As such, it is best to use natural remedies coupled with a proper diet and work-out.


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