Bothered by the color of your lips? Can’t step out of the house without applying your favorite lippie just so you can conceal the darkness of your lips? We have a few solutions just for you, ladies! Don’t you worry? We know nobody fantasizes dark lips and that is why we have you covered! Now, start taking notes!
Before we begin, it is important to understand as to why your lips are turning darker. It could be dryness, your lifestyle, habits, Anemia, sun exposure, eating habits or medication. Thinking much? Did something click? Yup. You must be doing something wrong.
Well, cheer up! Follow the following remedies (all natural) and save your lips from the pigmentation!
1. Cucumber Juice:
As much as it helps in losing weight, helps in removing your dark circles, it is also great to lighten your dark lips! Woohoo?? Who could’ve thought of a cucumber having properties to lighten the lips? Just rub a slice of cucumber for 3 minutes before you go to bed every night.
2. Lemon Juice:
Looking for the fastest way? Well, apply some lemon juice on your lips as lemon has bleaching properties in it. Plus, lemon juice is loaded with Vitamin C, an added bonus for your lips! Just take some on your fingertips and massage it gently on your lips. Repeat the process every day for two weeks and notice the magic!
3. Coconut Oil:
Not only will it help you lighten your lips, but pure coconut oil will also make your lips soft and supple. Pure coconut oil contains fatty content that moisturizes your lips, hydrates, and makes them smoother. All you have to do is massage a little amount of pure coconut oil on your lips a few times a day or you can also apply it once every night before going to bed.
4. Aloe Vera:
Rich in polyphenolic compounds, Aloe Vera slows down the production of darkness. Aloe Vera helps brighten the lips making them look rosy pink. Just apply a little amount on Aloe Vera gel, let it dry and then rinse it off with lukewarm water. Once done, apply your favorite lip balm or vaseline!
So you thought the only lemon has bleaching properties? Well, honey does too! Surprising, right? Applying a honey will nourish your lips, make them softer and will also soothe them. Simply dab a little amount of honey on your lips and gently massage them for a good couple of minutes every day!
So, which remedy are you willing to try? Let us know in the comments and yes, stop worrying and take care of your lips! Until next time!