- 1 What Are Sun Spots?
- 2 How Can You Prevent Sun Spots?
- 3 Homemade Masks for Sun Damaged Skin Treatment
- 4 Tips for Sun Damaged Skin Treatment
- 5 Parsley Mask
- 6 Carbonate Mask
- 7 Yogurt Mask
- 8 Onion and Vinegar Mask
Sun can greatly damage our skin. But there is a solution. And this solution is a natural one. You can prepare 4 natural mask for sun damaged skin treatment. All the ingredients in these masks are super easy to find. Also, you will have fun when you are preparing these masks at home.
What Are Sun Spots?
Well, sun spots are actually the damage of sun. These spots can be occur on your face or even on your shoulders. Generally, people with sensitive skin tend to have these spots. But it is impossible to predict who will have sun damage. So, sun spots are considered as general problem.
These spots look like brown circles. At first, you might think that you are having freckles. But most of the time, sun spots will grow larger. Since they are brown spots, most of the women try to find a way to eliminate these spots.
How Can You Prevent Sun Spots?
You can and you cannot. Actually, it depends on your skin type. Experts recommend using high protection sunscreen to protect your skin. 50 SPF and higher products are recommended. And you need to use sunscreen every day. Even there are clouds on the sky.
But this is just a precaution. If you have sun spot tendencies, you might have these brown spots even though you use sunscreen. If you have white skin, you also need to protect yourself with a hat. This way, you can reduce your chanced to have these brown spots.
Homemade Masks for Sun Damaged Skin Treatment
Here, I will give you amazing recipes for sun damaged skin treatment. Sun damage is a common problem especially if you are living in sunny regions.
Tips for Sun Damaged Skin Treatment
I will also give you some tips when you are preparing these masks. In some of the recipes, we are using lemon juice. Lemon juice is the perfect ingredient to fight against brown spots. Also, this juice will help you to even your skin colour. But there is one thing you need to be careful about. Lemon juice can also cause skin spots.
I know, you are probably asking what I am talking about. Yes, I know. If you apply lemon juice and go out, you will surely have skin spots. But if you use this ingredient at night, you will be safe. Apply all the masks that has lemon at night. This way, you will treat your sun spots not the other way around.
Also, another tip is about your general skin care treatment. I always use a moisturiser after applying these homemade masks. This way, my skin absorbs all the healthy components. You can choose a moisturiser that suits you skin type. Or you can make your own skin moisturiser as well.
- Half a bundle of fresh parsley
- 1 table spoon of Greek yogurt
- 1 slice of lemon
Add fresh parsley in blender and slice it into small pieces. After that, add yogurt and freshly squeezed lemon juice of 1 slice of lemon on parsley. Mix all the ingredients. Apply this mask on your face by massaging with circular motions. Keep the mask for 45 minutes. Wash your face with warm water. You can apply this mask 3 times per week to reduce your sun spots.
- 1 table spoon of Greek yogurt
- ½ tea spoon of carbonate
Mix yogurt and carbonate in a clean cup. Apply this mixture on your sun spot. Keep this mask on your face for 10 minutes. Wash your face with cold water. You can apply this amazing carbonate mask once a week.
- 1 egg white
- ½ table spoon of Greek yogurt
- 3 drops of lemon juice
Beat the white of an egg to obtain bubble like mixture. Add yogurt to egg white and combine these ingredients. Squeeze lemon juice and mix all the ingredients. Apply this mask on your sun spot. Keep this mask on your face until it is dry. When the mask is dry, clean it with moist cotton. You can apply this mask once or twice a week.
Onion and Vinegar Mask
- 1 medium sized onion
- ½ cup of vinegar
Grate the onion and squeeze the water. Add half a cup of vinegar on onion. Mix these ingredients. Apply this mixture on your sun spots with a cotton pad. Keep this mask on your face for 30 minutes. Wash your skin with warm water.