There are so many people out there who complain seriously about darker inner thighs. This is actually something you shouldn't be too worried about because it isn't a medical condition. Darker inner thighs is caused by hyperpigmentation. Hyperpigmentation is as a result of overexposure to some certain environmental conditions which would cause the skin around that area to appear darker. For the record, anyone can have darker inner thighs, it doesn't matter if the person is as yellow as the sun.
Causes of hyperpigmentation
There are major reasons why you may experience the darker inner thighs and some of them include rubbing of skin together hormonal imbalance lactation pregnancy or menstruation amongst other skin disorders.
Here are a few remedies to dark inner thighs:
Coconut oil and lemon juice
Lemons are heavily fortified with vitamin c making them one of the best things used to treat hyperpigmentation. Coconut oil on the other hand tends to act as a moisturiser to keep your skin soft and supple.
Sugar has been proven to be a very good exfoliant for the skin. Exfoliating is the act of removing dead skin cells from the surface of your skin. Exfoliating on a regular basis could also help reduce the occurrence of hyperpigmentation on your inner thighs.
All you had to do is combine some fresh lemon juice, a teaspoon of sugar with a tablespoon of honey. The next step you have to take is to gently scrub the mixture into your inner thighs and then rinse off afterwards. If you feel you're too lazy to make this scrub, you can always grab a sugar scrub at the nearest cosmetic store around you.
Baking soda and water paste
The usefulness of baking soda goes way beyond kitchen use. The soda is also a very good lightning and exfoliating agent for your skin.
All you have to do is mix equal parts of baking soda and water until it makes a paste. Apply a little over the surface of the thighs that have the hyperpigmentation.
Leave it for about 15 minutes and then wash it off with cold water. You must also ensure you do not leave this mixture for too long because it might burn your skin.
Aloe vera has been attributed to its amazing health benefits when it comes to skin care. Aloe vera contains alion, a pigment which aids skin lightening. You can purchase an aloe vera lotion from a verified store, apply on the affected area and let it soak into your skin. You do not need to wash off after application.
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