Dark underarms are a huge turnoff and something must be done. Do not panic, this issue is rather common, dark underarms are caused by shaving, waxing, excessive sweating, exposure to the sun. One thing is certain, those dark patches in your underarm make you hesitant to lift your arms up.
Most women spend lots of money in beauty products that claim instant results. However there are always natural alternatives that with patience, give you fantastic results most importantly, avoiding a long list of chemicals that go into making them.
We tend to forget that we may have the solution right in front of us, at home. You should always consider a natural, drug-free option first. So, for this simple, easy yet effective home remedy all you'll be needing is: one potato. Believe it or not, potatoes are great for pigmentation and discoloration in the underarms.
Why it works? Potato isn't only a delicious vegetable. It is also a great natural bleach and an anti-irritant that helps to lighten underarms and provides instant relief from itchiness.
In other words, potato works as a natural bleaching agent and offers mild acidic properties. Hence, it is a perfect remedy to lighten your underarm skin, having the least chances of causing any skin irritation.
All you have to do is peel a potato and grate it, squeeze its juice out, apply it directly on the armpits and rinse it off after 10-15 minutes. For effective results, use it twice a day, and say hello to brightened underarms.
Potatoes are renowned for reducing dark circles, potatoes are also great for pigmentation and discoloration in the underarms. You can repeat it until the desired results are obtained, as its properties will also help in smoothing and softening the skin.
Now you know it, give this home remedy a try and rock your tank tops worry-free.
Alternatively, you can also rub the potato slices on your armpits.