Scars are often left behind from acne, wounds or skin conditions like chicken pox, measles etc. Scars are usually very stubborn and aren’t easy to get rid of. you can never really get rid of a scar 100% but can certainly lighten it to an extent where it is negligible. Below is a recipe for DIY serum to lighten scars:
Castor oil- Castor oil has great skin healing and moisturizing properties. It lightens scars gradually and makes skin elastic.
Jojoba oil- Jojoba oil has anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory and anti-scarring properties that heals acne without leaving behind any scars. It also helps to lighten present scars.
Sweet almond oil- Almond oil lightens any scars and dark spots on skin. It also helps to keep skin well-moisturized.
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Things you need-
1/3 cup sweet almond oil
10 drops jojoba oil
1 tablespoon castor oil
In a bowl, add castor oil, almond oil and jojoba oil. Stir and transfer the oils in a dropper bottle. Massage few drops of this oil on your facial skin or areas that are scarred and sleep with it.
Caution – Patch test before use.