Dark spots can be a real annoyance, and they seem to show up at the worst times. Whether you're getting ready for a special occasion or just want to feel confident in your own skin, reducing their appearance is a top priority.
Luckily, there are a few simple things you can do to fade dark spots and blemishes. In this blog, we'll share three of our favorite methods, all of which use ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. So read on, and say goodbye to those pesky dark spots!
What Are Dark Spots?
Dark spots are patches on the skin that are darker than the surrounding area. They can be the result of sun exposure, acne, aging, or skin irritation.
What removes dark spot fast?
Although they can't be completely eliminated, there are some simple steps you can take to reduce their appearance. Here are a few of our favorites:
1. Apply non- toxic sunscreen daily. This is one of the best ways to prevent dark spots from forming in the first place. Make sure to choose a sunscreen that is SPF 30 or higher and labeled as "broad spectrum". One highly recommended brand of sunscreen is Black Girl Sunscreen.
2. Use our Turmeric Face Mask. In addition to minimizing the appearance of redness, blemishes, dark spots, and breakouts, our Turmeric Honey Glow Mask gently extracts impurities right from your pores.
3. Use a spot treatment. If you have a few stubborn dark spots, consider using a spot treatment cream or serum to fade them faster such as our TLC Skin Salve.
Turmeric Face Scrub to Reduce Dark Spots
One of the best natural ingredients you can use to reduce dark spots is turmeric. This potent spice contains curcumin, a compound that has powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Curcumin helps to lighten dark spots and even out skin tone over time.
There are a few ways you can incorporate turmeric into your skincare routine. You can gently exfoliate 1-2 times per week with our Turmeric Face Scrub. You can also drink a glass of warm milk with a teaspoon of turmeric powder mixed in before bedtime.
Turmeric Honey Glow Mask for Dark Spots
This hydrating mask features skin brightening turmeric as well as honey for added moisture. Turmeric gently draws out impurities straight from your pores, while reducing the appearance of redness, blemishes, dark spots, and breakouts. Honey helps attract and seal in moisture to soften, reduce enlarged pores and soothe the skin. Feel revitalized and cleansed with the glowing Turmeric Honey Mask.
Directions: 1 x weekly, In a separate bowl, mix 1/2 to 1 tablespoon with a few drops of water until a nice paste is formed. Apply to your face and let dry. Rinse with warm water.
Dark spots can be frustrating and difficult to get rid of, but with a few simple steps, you can start to see a difference.