Masks from facial pigmentation: popular recipes

May 20, 2018 23:00 | Face

Fine freckles look cute and cute. When on the face there are pigmentary stains, it is already an occasion for affliction. Such a skin defect can occur in every person. It is associated with excessive production of the hormone melanin and is called hyperpigmentation. Dark spots can appear on any part of the body, but it is especially unpleasant when they form on the face. What can you do to save your appearance? There are many ways, but the mask of the pigment spots on the face has the most gentle, but no less effective effect. This article will discuss this method of dealing with a common cosmetic defect.

  • Causes of hyperpigmentation
  • Features of whitening masks
  • Rules for applying medical formulations
  • Popular recipes
  • Video recipe for Chinese mask from pigment spots

Causes of hyperpigmentation

It is easier to prevent the problem than to eliminate its consequences. This known truth leads to action. If you have pigmented spots, then:

  • check the liver, kidn
    ey and gallbladder;
  • , think about whether you are not too fond of sunburn and do not take too much medication;
  • , you may have developed an avitaminosis;
  • this may be a temporary manifestation of the state of pregnancy;
  • changes may be caused by age and aging of the skin;
  • try to take care of your face properly, without getting carried away by peeling and scrubs during a long stay in the sun;
  • can react to skin burns and deep cuts. Affected areas stop producing melanin and you just have to accept it.

Features of whitening masks

For whatever reason, the pigmented spots are not formed, it brings disappointment, because they suffer from our appearance. That's why women do a lot to get rid of them. Masks against the pigment spots on the face perfectly bleach the problem areas. However, in parallel with them, you need to do some more things, namely:

  1. Protect your skin from direct sunlight and other ultraviolet light.
  2. Your diet should be rich in foods containing vitamins PP and C.
  3. Minimize coffee consumption.

Remember that it is necessary to treat hyperpigmentation in a complex way and it is necessary to consult with specialists. Each case is considered individually and will depend on the depth of the location of the spots, their magnitude and cause of appearance. Our article does not cover chemical, laser procedures and phototherapy.

Masks from pigment spots at home are prepared from natural products and substances that have a whitening effect. These include sauerkraut, radish, parsley, cucumber, citrus fruits, lactic acid products, egg protein, oatmeal, clay, hydrogen peroxide and various acids( salicylic, lactic, benzoic, acetic).

Important! Remember that folk recipes do not guarantee the complete disappearance of freckles and sunspots. They can lighten them and make them less visible, which is also a good result. In any case, they make the skin healthier, improve its color and saturate with moisture.

Rules for the application of medical formulations

Any facial mask for pigmented spots should be made with the following rules:

  • The mixture must be prepared strictly according to the prescription, it must be applied carefully and for a short time.
  • It is better to do this procedure in the evening, so as not to expose the skin to negative sun exposure.
  • For the same reason, be sure to use sunscreen at this time.
  • It is necessary to wash out medical mixtures with water, without stretching this process for a long time.
  • After washing, a thick layer of nourishing cream is applied to the face.
  • The most effective formulations contain substances that strongly dry the skin. Therefore, the mask can not be suppressed, otherwise it can lead to dehydration of the epidermis.
  • To conduct treatment courses better in autumn or winter, when the pigmented spots are not as pronounced as in the summer.
  • Use only fresh products for masks and prepare the mixture immediately before the procedure itself.

Popular recipes

Masks at home against pigment spots can be prepared using the following recipes. They will help you eliminate or smooth out the effects of hyperpigmentation.

  • With citrus and milk

Remove peel from lemon or orange and let it dry for 2 days. Then grind in a blender. As you process, add milk to the zest to make a paste-like mass. The mixture is applied to the face for 10 minutes. You can use the mask 1-2 times a week.

  • With oatmeal and olive oil

Oat flakes( 2 tablespoons) should be grinded on a coffee grinder, and then add yoghurt( 1 tsp), lemon juice( 2-3 drops) and olive oil( 1 hour)l.).The resulting mixture must be applied to the face, leaving it to dry completely. Rinse it off with cool water. To get a quick effect, you need to clean and bleach your skin every day.

  • With hydrogen peroxide

Rub a small piece of soap on the grater, add hydrogen peroxide( 3 tablespoons) to it. Whisk the mixture until the foamy condition and add to it 3 drops of ammonia. Apply it to the face, avoiding the area around the eyes and eyebrows, and leave for 15 minutes. Rinse with warm water. Mask from pigment spots with peroxide should not be repeated more than 1 time a week.

  • With lemon and honey

For the preparation of whitening composition you will need juice of half a lemon. It is mixed with 2 tbsp.spoons of honey, 2 teaspoons of sugar and 1 teaspoon of olive oil. Before applying the mixture on the skin, it must be cleaned. The mask can be applied not only on the face, but also on the neck and neck area. After 5 minutes it should be washed off with warm water. It helps in the fight against age-related pigmentation spots and can be applied 1-2 times a week.

  • From potato starch

Scrub the raw potatoes and after a few minutes, dissolve it to get the starch. You will need 1 tbsp.spoon of this product. To him, add 1 tbsp.a spoonful of milk and 1 tbsp.a spoonful of flour. Spread the composition over your face and leave for 20 minutes, then rinse with water. A similar effect can be achieved by laying on the face slices of raw peeled potatoes. Such masks from freckles and age spots give results after 2-3 procedures. They can last up to a month.

Video recipe of Chinese mask from pigment spots

As you can see, the mask for pigmented spots can be prepared independently and use the simplest products for this. We hope that they will help to minimize your problem and continue to enjoy life!

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Our reader has recommended a remedy that cures wrinkles better than any "folk" mask and does not concede on the effectiveness of salon procedures: it nourishes the skin, smoothes wrinkles and removes bags under the eyes, and the effect is pronounced after 3 rd application.

We were pleasantly surprised by its history and the result that we managed to achieve without bottex and surgeries - the face was 12 years younger! Therefore, we want to share a link to the entry in her blog, where she shows and tells how she managed to achieve this. We hope that it will be useful to you. Read more & gt; & gt;

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