Scars over the face and body are tough to get rid of, but not as tough to lighten and make less visible. Scars can be due to a number of reasons like acne, wounds, open pores etc. that can make your skin look textured and not as attractive. Scars are quite stubborn and no commercial product can actually help you get rid of them. Here we are with a natural mask recipe that can help you gradually lighten scars and reduce its appearance provided you use it on regular basis.
Honey- Honey has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties. It also helps cell regeneration and repair open pores and scars. Honey also has skin lightening properties that helps lighten scars.
Lemon juice- Lemon juice, just like honey helps brighten up the skin and lighten scars.
Turmeric- Turmeric has great skin healing properties. It can help fill in mild scars and also lighten skin darkness.
Nutmeg- Nutmeg has skin plumping and repairing properties. It helps lighten scars and improve its appearance.
Things you need-
1 tablespoon raw and organic honey, 2 tablespoon lemon juice, ½ tablespoon organic turmeric powder and 1 tablespoon organic nutmeg powder
In a mixing bowl, add organic raw honey and lemon juice. Add in turmeric powder and nutmeg and give the mixture a very good mix.
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Your mask is ready! Apply a thick layer on anywhere on the body that has scars using a cotton ball. Use the mask every day before bath so that the turmeric stains get washed off.
Always patch test before use.
If you are pregnant or allergic to any natural ingredient used in the mask, consult your doctor first.
Always use organic and pure ingredients for best results.