Brown spots, age spots, dark spots, sun spots, liver spots it all means the same thing, and there is nothing scary about them but they are not exactly a self-esteem booster.
In general, they usually appear on exposed skin areas like the face, back, neck, chest, shoulders, and hands. The main causes of brown spots are sun exposure, aging, and genetics and it is likely for them to multiply as you grow old. They are the first sign of the inescapable aging process, and that is how they got one of their name “age spots”.
But don’t panic, there is a way to remove this spots from your skin. Today we are introducing you to a simple trick to do just that, remove age spots by using only two ingredients.
Before we start, we need to understand it the ‘origin’ of your brown spots, so you can find a proper way to prevent them.
What triggers the appearance of age spots?
The biggest reason why brown spots appear is intense exposure to sunlight and UV rays.
Melanin is what makes your skin dark and chocolaty, the more you tan the more melanin appears.
Even when your tan disappears, you will see a brown smear on the areas that have been mostly exposed to the sun. In that area, melanin has been more active and the result is the brown spots.
Can age spots harm health?
It doesn’t necessarily mean that every age spot is lethal to your health, but yes there can be some serious consequences, here are several you should keep in mind:
- Observe your age spots, especially their color and if some appear darker than others
- Watch out for any funky borders around the spots
- Look out for any growing or changing spot
- Refer to your doctor as soon as you notice that your brown spots have become red or tender,
Tracking the changes in your skin and regular self-examinations are the best way to prevent unwanted outcome, and if any of these signs trouble you, go to your doctor/dermatologist for advice.
Get rid of your age spots
If you want to get rid of your age spots naturally. Make this two ingredient juice that is prepared very quickly.
This natural remedy will do wonders to your skin, all you need is fresh onion juice and organic apple cider vinegar. Onion juice is known a home remedy for healing scared tissue.
The apple cider vinegar gets rid of dead skin layers. In combination, this two ingredients improves the way your skin looks and feels.
Anti-age spot mixture
In a blender put the onion with half a cup of organic apple cider vinegar. Blend it until it becomes a smooth paste. Dip a cotton ball in the mixture and hold it directly on your age spots. Do this every day for 2-4 weeks.
Within few weeks you should notice that the treatment is giving results.
Is there any way to prevent age spots?
Yes, by limiting your sun exposure and to use your sunscreen every time you go out, even in winter and the most important stay away from tanning beds.