Most of the time, we always pay attention to the noticeable part of our body and leave out the unnoticeable ones and a lot of persons are guilty of it. Every part of our body should be care for so as to look flawless. We concentrate more on the face and leave out the rest part. Knuckles are always considered one of the parts of our body that does not need attention and it needs attention just the same way the face needs attention.
A lot of persons in the world at large have flawless skin and when u look at their knuckles u get irritated especially for fair ladies and it can be so embarrassing at times. Just imagine having fine nails and skin and you knuckles are so dark.
There are several ways one can get rid of dark knuckles on the hands and toes like going to the spa for treatment and all that but they are really expensive and one have to be visiting the spa monthly until it is finally off. If you are like me that don’t have money for such treatment and you have a dark knuckles then this post is for you and even if you don’t have a dark knuckle but you know someone that does then you should recommend this post to them.
Am a fan of looking flawless and slay at minimal cost, there are few natural ingredients that can be easily seen around and even in your kitchen to get rid of dark knuckles and the good thing is that apart from being cheap they are 100% organic and have no negative effect unlike the treatment they would use at the spa which is inorganic.
Here are the few ingredients to help lighten dark knuckles:
- Lemon scrub
Lemon is a very good cleansing agent in lightening dark knuckles. Lemon are rich source of vitamin c. cut lemon into half and squeeze the juice and apply on affected areas , you can also mix lemon with baking powder and use it to scrub the knuckles.
- Lemon and Honey as Bleach
Instead of buying bleach that you don’t know how it was made, a very good alternative is using lemon and honey. Mix both ingredients together and apply on affected areas and within few weeks you would see positive result.
- Glycerine, Baking soda and Rose water Mix
This mix is said to be the best lightening treatment. Mix Glycerine, Baking soda in Lukewarm water then add Rose water to the solution, soak your knuckles in the solution for some minutes say 10-20 minutes then rinse off with lukewarm water after removing your knuckles from the solution. This one is very effective, gives efficient result in weeks.
- Shea Butter
Shea butter helps to lighten spots and it a very good moisturizer. Apply Shea butter on your knuckles everyday and in no time the dark areas would be cleared.
- Baking Soda and Rose water Mix
Mix baking soda and rose water in a bowl to form a solution then keep your knuckles in the solution. Afterwards, apply lemon and glycerine on the knuckles and leave for 5 minutes then rinse with water
- Egg, Flour and Honey
Mix all three ingredients in a bowl and apple on affected areas. Do this daily and within weeks it would lighten those dark knuckles.
Moisturizing is very important so the skin in general should be well moisturized. Look for a good lotion as moisturizer; it helps in keeping the skin soft and fresh.
- Almond Oil
Almond oil helps in nourishing, cleansing and lightening the skin and also keeps the skin healthy. Apply the oil on your hand and toes for days till skin evens out.
From the ingredients listed above, one can see that you don’t need to rob the bank to get rid of dark knuckles and also you are using organic products which does not have a negative effect on your skin plus are readily available, super cheap.