Dark spots are also called as sunspots (when spots caused due to prolonged sun exposure), age spots (caused due to aging), brown spots (caused due to freckles or hyperpigmentation).These spots are caused mainly due to rising in the production of melanocytes which in turn increases the melanin content in the skin to make it look darker. They occur mostly on the face, chest, neck, back, shoulders, and hands.Genetics, nutritional deficiencies, stress, weak liver functioning, certain health issues, improper skin care hygiene, pregnancy, skin problems (like breakouts, blemishes or acne), etc. can also cause these dark spots on the skin.Don’t worry these spots are not harmful but the only thing it makes you look unattractive? Choose natural remedies instead of using those chemical based cosmetic products or treatments for preventing brown spots.There are many natural remedies for treating brown spots like baking soda, apple cider vinegar. Here in this article, we came to know how to treat dark spots using potatoes.
Potato is such a natural ingredient that not only used for cooking but also helps to lighten up your uneven skin tone to make it glow naturally with even tone and scars (or spots) free.Potato has mild bleaching property that fades away the acne scars, spots, and blemishes.It has starch content that reduces the pigmentation and enhances your natural glow.The enzymes (catecholase) in this potato help to promote healthy skin by reducing the skin discoloration.The vitamins (A, B, C & E) in potato help to reduce the premature aging of the face and thereby reduce the age spots and pigmentation.It slows down the aging process and moisturizes (nourish) your skin to prevent the formation of spots or scars on the skin.Here are some best and widely used potato methods for fading the dark spot and make your skin glow with an even tone.Rice flour exfoliates the skin to scrub away the dead skin cells and yogurt has sebum balancing property that not only prevents excess oil but also clears the acne – causing microbes. This mask will restore the skin’s natural color and thus alleviate hyperpigmentation.