Skin Whitening cream for body and face work by inhibiting the formation of the skin and therefore significantly lightening the skin tone. There are many variants of skin whitening creams available in the market with a wide range of ingredients.
Here is a list of the common ingredients and a glance at however skin lightening creams work:
Hydroquinone is one of the primary ingredients in most skin whitening creams. Also kojic acid, liquorice extract, azelaic acid, extracts of bearberry, mulberry, white mulberry and paper mulberry, to inhibit the melanin formation gradually. Sometimes these ingredients are hard to find in small towns and small cities, if you are worried about the side effects of the skin whitening cream for body or you can not find these brands, you can try these simple homemade skin whiteners.
Homemade Skin Whitening Cream for Face and Body
Remedy No 1:
Mix 1 tsp of honey, 1 tsp lemon juice, 1 tsp milk powder and ½ tsp of almond oil. Apply this on your body and let it stay on for 15 minutes before you wash it off.
Remedy No 2:
1 tbsp yogurt mixed with tomato juice and oatmeal, applied to the body and rinsed off after twenty minutes can help fight the dark spots caused by sun tanning.
Remedy No 3:
Take a bowl, grate ½ half potato, 1 tbsp of fresh milk and 1 tbsp of rice flour. Mix them until well blended to form a thick paste. Then apply the mask on face and body for about 20 minutes and then let it dry. Use a cloth that has been soaked in cold water or warm water to clean.
Remedy No 4:
Being a natural bleaching and lightening agent, lime juice mixed with turmeric powder can help reduce hyper pigmentation and the dark spots.