The first sign of the aging process are the brown spots that usually appear on the face area, hands, limbs and shoulders. As people grow old, they tend to multiply.
You don’t have to worry about them, because in this article we will present you a simple and easy trick which will help you to get rid of these annoying age spots. The best part about this trick is that you need only 2 ingredients that you probably already have in your kitchen, so you will save some money.
What triggers the appearance of age spots?
One of the main reasons of the appearance of brown spots are the excessive exposure to sunlight as well as to UV rays. When you are exposed to the sun for a longer period of time, the melanin appears in the body more quickly. In fact, melanin is the thing that is responsible for the dark, chocolate ten of your skin.
After some time, the tan will disappear, but the dark brown spots appear on those areas that were the most exposed to the sun.
Can age spots harm health?
Eventhough it doesn’t have to mean that every age spot you have will cuse cancer, some of them can be dangerous and here are some of the things you should definitely pay attention to:
- Look for any funky borders around the spots.
- Pay particular attention to any spot that is growing or changing.
- Make sure to observe closely your age spots in order to notice if there are some which coolor has changed and become much darker that the others.
- If your brown spots have become red or tender, consult your doctor immediately.
In order to stop worrying and to eliminate every doubt you have, you should take the ABCDE’s of Melanoma test. This test will help you see the condition of your spots and find out if they go in the wrong direction.
Get rid of your age spots
All you have to do is to make a simple solution of these 2 ingredients that will help you eliminate your dark brown spots. Watch the video bellow in order to learn the benefits of this remedy.
Fresh onion juice and organic apple cider vinegar are extremely beneficial and when combined, they can do wonders for your skin. ACV has the ability to remove the dead layers of the skin as it contains alpha hydroxyl which can act as a natural exfoliant. On the other hand, fresh onion juice contains antioxidants which are able to reduce free radical damage, thus protecting the outer layer of the skin
Anti-age spot recipe
First, cut the fresh onion into pieces and put them into a Ziploc bag and use a blund surface to pulverize them. Next, put the onion along with a half a cup of organic apple cider vinegar in a blender and mix both the ingredients well until you get a smooth texture. Once prepared, use a cotton ball to apply the mixture on your age spots. In order to get the best results, do this procedure every day, for 2-4 weeks.
You need to be patient because you cannot see results overnight. You will notice the first results within a few weeks, but still you will need to continue with the treatment and in the end, you will be amazed for sure.
Is there any way to prevent age spots?
- You can wear shirts with long sleeves and some comfy pants
- Use sunscreen (even in winter)
- Calculate the time you spend out in the sun
- Stay away from tanning beds
Remember to consult your doctor if you notice any suspicious spots!