Natural Ayurvedic Home Remedies for Skin Pigmentation

Skin Pigmentation Disorder
  • Skin pigmentation is a condition wherein dark patches appear on the skin
  • Although not life threatening, it can be a detriment to self-esteem
  • Melanin provides colour to skin
  • Excessive production of melanin causes dark patches
  • Discoloration of the skin
  • Presence of patches
Simple techniques
  1. Natural home remedy using tomato, oatmeal and yogurt

    1. Crush 1 tomato
    2. Press on a sieve and extract its juice
    3. Add 2 tsp oatmeal to it
    4. Add ½ tsp yogurt
    5. Apply on the patches
    6. Allow it to dry naturally
    7. Leave it for 15-20 min
    8. Wash off with lukewarm water
    9. Do this every day
  2. Natural home remedy using turmeric powder and lemon juice

    1. Take 1 tsp turmeric powder
    2. Add 1 tsp lemon juice
    3. Mix well
    4. Apply on the affected area
    5. Leave it for 15 min to dry
    6. Wash off with cold water
    7. Do not expose skin to the sun immediately after this
    8. Application at bedtime is advisable

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.

Dr. B.N. Sinha

Ayurveda Expert,

Dr. B.N. Sinha has been a practitioner and an avid patron of Ayurveda for 20 years now. He specializes in lifestyle disorders and chronic disease management. Due to his keen focus on spreading awareness about his discipline, Dr. Sinha has played a pivotal role in several educational institutions. He retired as Dean, University of Delhi, Principal A & U Tibbia College, New Delhi.

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