Published on May 9th, 2013 | by Tom0
How To Diy Skin Brighteners, Lighten You Dark Skin
Skin brighteners are becoming more and more popular among, especially in Asian, Southeast Asian and African countries. skin brighteners can bring you a more youthful, dewy look which makes you look more gorgeous.
skin brighteners work by restraining the production of melanin in the skin. If you want to buy safe skin brighteners, you should watch out for the ingredient of skin lightening cream. Hydroquinone is the only FDA-approved skin-lightening in gradient in the US. You never want to purchase a cream that contains mercury as an active ingredient. Mercury is banned in the US but can be found in some skin brighteners outside the US and in bootlegger creams. therefore, if you cannot make a choice in the market, you can DIY a skin brightener at home.
What we need when we DIY skin brightener are some normal items we often used in our, such as , milk and honey. Here are some very popular :
Recipes 1: using a part of lemon juice and a part oil( olive oil, extra virgin coconut oil and almond oil are all good choice). Then mix a teaspoon of flour with the mixture to make a paste. Leave the mask on for 10 minutes and then rinse off with water.
Recipes 2: using a part of lemon juice, mixed with some honey and a dash of baking soda to make a mask.
Recipes 3: adding a part of yogurt to lemon juice for a mask.