How to lighten the sun spots?
Hyper pigmentation is a common phenomenon after prolonged stay in the sun, especially in people with lighter skin. It is a type of damage caused by the action of the UV-rays, which provoke the production of more melanin in certain areas of the face and the body and its accumulation leads to the formation of darker spots. Fortunately, with persistence and appropriate care and cosmetics we can restore the balance.
Apply a cosmetic product with aloe vera twice a day
The extract from the medicinal plant has a strong regenerating, moisturizing and healing properties.
Treat the spots with rose oil or a cream with rose extract
Rose oil is the only natural source of retinol (vitamin A), with miraculous effect for skin smoothing and imperfection removal.
Use scrub once a week
The exfoliation will remove the surface skin layer, together with the cells, darkened by the sun. It is best the cleaning mixture to contain citrus, acids and retinoids, whose activity accelerates the decomposition of the dead skin cells and neutralize the pigmentation.
Use day and night creams with whitening formulas
They most often they contain active ingredients such as lemon extract, retinol, alpha hydroxy acids, hydroquinone, which support the regeneration and exfoliation, stimulate the synthesis of collagen and elastin and even the complexion, lightening the dark areas.
Make a vitamin E mask twice a week
Mix one capsule of the vitamin with a spoonful of honey and apply it. Leave it for a few minutes and rinse with lukewarm water. Vitamin E is essential for the regenerative ability of the skin and honey acts as an exfoliant with highly nourishing and softening action. Alternate with appropriate cosmetic product.
Drink green tea
Besides it soothes the nervous system, green tea is rich in antioxidants that improve the abilities of skin to regenerate and reduce free radical damage, including hyper pigmentation.
Eat more tuna
Full of useful for the body fatty acids, it helps the skin to cope with the damage caused by the sun and also prevents the appearance of new pigment spots.