NATURAL REMEDIES TO LIGHTEN DARK LIPS
Nobody can look graceful with stained lips. There are various causes of dark lips such as genetics, unhealthy food habits, smoking, excessive sun exposure, age factor and hormonal imbalances. And if are among those who suffer from the problem of dark lips then don’t worry as there are just so many ways to lighten dark lips and the best part is you don’t have to buy expensive products or go for expensive treatments. The solution is right there at your home itself. With the help of the below mentioned home remedies, you can easily get lightened beautiful pink lips. Below I have compiled a list of best natural home remedies will help you in getting rosy pink lips in just few days.
1. Lemon Juice:
Lemon has always been known for its natural bleaching properties that helps in skin lightening. When applied on lips, it will peels off the top layer of the lips and makes them softer and light pink in color. All you have to do is to squeeze a fresh lemon and massage your lips with its juice. You can also apply lemon juice on your lips at night and rinse your lips with water the next morning. Do this for a month to get the desired results.
2. Sugar Scrub:
Another extremely effective method in making lips lighter is a sugar scrub. Sugar scrub is an excellent lip exfoliant and you should try this one. All you are supposed to do is to make a thick paste by mixing three spoons of sugar with three spoons of butter. Use this mixture as a scrub over your lips. Sugar will help in getting rid of unwanted dead skin cells present on your lips and the butter will improve the color and make your lips softer. Do this thrice a week for best results. Your lips will feel soft and smooth and lip color will get lightened too.
Honey is another effective natural home remedy to treat dark lips. All you have to do is to apply honey all over your lips and then let it dry and wash off after some time. With time, this procedure will lighten as well as soften your lips.
Apply fresh beetroot juice on your lips before going to bed and leave it on overnight. Wash it off in the morning and you will soon begin to notice your lips looking rosier than ever.
5. Strawberry Juice:
Take a strawberry and rub the pulp of it to your lips and let it get dry. After that, rinse off with water. Do this regularly until you get the result.
6. Olive Oil:
Olive oil is also used to make lips vibrant as it contains many essential nutrients which helps in nurturing the lips and its moisturizing property will make them soft and beautiful. All you have to do is to take a few drops of extra virgin olive oil on your palm and with the help of fingers, apply it on your lips and massage gently. Do this regularly before going to bed and soon you will see the desired results.
Pomegranate is also an effective treatment to lighten dark lips as it nourish and moisturize dry and dehydrated lips. Just mix one spoon of crushed pomegranate seeds with one spoon milk cream and rose water and make a paste. Apply this paste on your lips and gently rub for few minutes and wash it off with lukewarm water. Do this once daily until you see the desired results.
Apart from these natural remedies, use a good quality lip balm on your lips. You can use Petroleum jelly or Vaseline Lip balms. It will protect your lips from chapping.
Much Love, Neha