Dark underarms can be very embarrassing and frustrating. But the good news is that a few natural remedies can aid to lighten those pits in no time!
1) Massage with Potato
Did you know that potatoes have natural lightening properties? Just slice the potatoes into tiny slices, and take the tiny slices of potatoes and massage underarms for 5-7 minutes. Rinse with water and repeat twice in a week.
2) Lemon and Baking Soda
Lemon is an awesome natural cleanser and mixing it with baking soda can make an outstanding scrub to get rid of dark underarms very fast. Mix a small amount of baking soda and add fresh lemon juice and use it to rub under your arms for 2-3 minutes. Repeat twice a week for best results.
3) Coconut oil
Coconut oil is wonderful oil on its own, now imagine when its applied to Moisturize the arms, it is extremely important when trying to get rid of dark pits. Coconut oil is a great natural moisturizer that contains Vitamin E which can help lighten dark areas over time.
4) Sugar and Coconut oil scrub
Removing dead skin from the underarms area is essential, as any kind of build-up can cause the area to appear dark. Mix a tea spoon of sugar with a small amount of coconut oil and apply under the arms. Scrub for a few seconds, then wash away.
Okay, so this isn’t technically a ‘natural remedy’ but it also works! Waxing gets rid of all the hair from the root and pulls away any dead skin! Switch to waxing to instantly lighten them.