Have you noticed that regardless of being fair-skinned, you have dark skin between legs? If that is so, then you need not to worry, you are not the only one. Many people are wondering why their inner thighs are dark. Having darker thighs is a problem faced by most women. The constant rubbing or friction of the thighs against each other, especially if the thighs have become extra bulky, is the primary reason behind this problem. Darkening can be caused by dryness of the skin in this area. On a positive note, there are natural ways of lightening the dark spots that spring up on your inner thighs.
1. Coconut oil with lemon juice
Coconut oil moisturizes dry skin and lightening the hyperpigmentation of skin while the lemon juice eliminates the blemishes on the skin by its bleaching quality. To make this natural moisturizing bleach, you will have to mix the juice of half a lemon into 3 tablespoons of coconut oil. You will have to massage it for at least 15 minutes on your inner thighs. Dry the area with a cloth after having washed it with warm water.
2. Sugar, honey, lemon
Lemon is known for its pigmentation reducing qualities, while sugar is an excellent nature Exfoliatorand can help in peeling off the dead skin cells from the affected area. Honey on the other hand is a natural moisturizer. To make this natural remedy, you will have to mix 1 teaspoon of sugar and 1 tablespoon of honey into the juice of half a lemon. Now apply this paste on your inner thighs and rub it gently in a circular motion. Wash the paste off with water after letting it stay for 10 minutes.
3. Aloe Vera gel and almond oil
Aloe Vera is suitable to be used on any type of skin and possess soothing properties. The almond oil is rich in vitamin E and its combination with aloe Vera gel can help in lightening the complexion of dark inner thighs. To make this pack, you will have to add a few drops of almond oil in 2 tablespoons of aloe Vera gel. Keep massaging this pack on the affected area until all of it is absorbed by the skin. Wash the area if you feel it to be sticky.
4. Oatmeal and Yogurt
Mix one teaspoon of oatmeal and yogurt into one teaspoon of lemon juice and make a thick paste. Apply this paste on the inner part of your thigh and leave it there to dry for about an hour. This pack has proven to be a natural Exfoliator and is a very popular home remedy among women when it comes to solving the problem of dark skin between legs.
5. Shea Butter, Vitamin E and Pure Emu oil
Take Shea butter, pure Emu Oil and 100% pure vitamin E oil and mix them together in a large container. Form a cream like base by melting the Shea butter and then adding the Emu and vitamin E oils in it together. Apply this cream in the mornings and at night after taking a shower for a week.