Brown spots are often a sign of aging, but it is not excluded that young people also find that they have some of these signs on their hands. This is not reason to concern, but they are unsightly, in most cases. Brown spots appear due to several factors, including: age, sun exposure, genetic factors, stress, pregnancy, weak liver function, or vitamin deficiency. Nowadays, the most common cause of their appearance is prolonged sun exposure, which leads to increased secretion of melanin. Therefore, hyperpigmentation of certain portions of skin may occur.
It is known that lemon juice it is used to whiten the skin, so it can also be useful if you want to get rid of brown spots. Squeeze 1 lemon into a bowl, and the swab a cotton pad in the juice and apply it on the affected area. Let the lemon juice take effect for 30 minutes before rinsing the area with cold water. You will have to repeat this procedure daily for 2 months to see the effects.
Apple cider vinegar
As long as you don’t have sensitive skin, you can use this remedy with confidence. Mix equal parts of vinegar with water and add 1 teaspoon of honey. Put this solution on areas with brown spots and let it take effect for a few minutes, then rinse with cold water. Alternatively, you can mix 1 teaspoon of apple vinegar with 1 teaspoon of orange juice, put the resulting liquid on affected areas and rinse everything after it dries completely. Repeat 2 times a day for 5 weeks.
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