Everyone craves smooth, flawless and soft skin void of dark spots but not everyone is so lucky. Some people still struggle to get rid of dark spots on their skin. The good news is... there’s no need subjecting your face to heavy concealing makeup or applying harsh chemical treatment to your delicate skin!

Here are some low-cost natural home remedies that you can try to help you get rid of dark spots.

Lemon juice naturally contains vitamin C which is an antioxidant. It is also an astringent.


Lemon has a natural acidic substance used as a bleaching agent for removing dark spots on the skin. Simply slice one lemon and squeeze the juice in a bowl, use cotton to apply the lemon juice on the affected area, leave it to dry for a few minutes then rinse with cold water. Make sure you apply this daily and you will see amazing results.

Aloe vera gel has cooling properties and is anti-inflammatory

Aloe vera gel

Aloe vera gel is one of the most effective home remedies for dark spots. Just take the aloe vera and break into two pieces, take out the gel and apply it directly on the affected area. Rinse with cold water after 30 minutes. Do this twice a day and see clearer results.

Onions have anti-bacterial, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties


Onion has a natural acid containing a lightening property used for skin bleaching. This helps in getting rid of dark spots. Simply peel red onions, blend using a blender or juicer, use a cotton to dab some of the blended onion on the dark spot then wait for 20 minutes before rinsing. Apply this daily and get smooth and clearer skin.

Milk and Honey both contain antimicrobial properties, which make a great cleanser for the skin

Milk and Honey

Milk and honey help in providing a good texture to the body. Together they also have a natural lightening property that can be used to get rid of skin burn and brown spots. Simply mix milk and honey in a bowl, stir for few minutes then apply it directly on the dark area. Wait for 15 minutes and rinse with hot water. Apply this mixture twice a day and get rid of a dark spot in just two weeks.

Flushing out toxins gives you healthier skin


Drinking excess water daily can be very useful to the body. It helps to cleanse the body by eliminating toxins from within. Drinking 8 to 10 glasses of water daily will be the best and natural way to achieve a clear, smooth and healthy skin.

Instead of spending huge sums of money on makeup and random face treatments, simply follow these quick and easy natural home remedies to get rid of troublesome dark spots. Now you can say hello to clearer skin, without paying a heavy price!

Contributor: Epie Diana

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