Aging, excess exposure to sun, obesity and environmental elements are held responsible for dark neck. Apart from this, health ailments, diabetics, poor hygiene and sudden loss in weight can result in dark discoloration.
Media promoted cosmetic creams are incorporated with chemical ingredients that may strip natural moisture from your skin.
In some cases, repeated use of these beauty creams resulted in contact dermatitis.
So, instead you can try natural home available ingredients that can effectively lighten the appearance of dark neck.
Below mentioned is a video that discuss about 3 simple steps to get rid of dark discoloration on neck.
How to Get Rid of Dark Neck at Home?
Start with exfoliation to remove impurities and dead cells piled on the skin.
Wash your neck with lukewarm water or expose it to steam and pat dry.
Step: 2 (Exfoliation)
Exfoliate with 3 tbsp of fine salt, 1 tbsp of baking soda, 2 tbsp of olive oil or coconut oil mixture. Use cotton pad to apply this mask on your neck and gently massage in circular motion.
Baking soda and salt helps to remove dead cells and pollutants off the skin. Bleaching ability of this mask will lighten the dark neck.
Olive oil is prominent for its moisturizing abilities can help to make your skin supple and soft.
Step: 3: (Skin Lightening Mask)
You’ll need multani mitti or sandalwood powder, which can improve your skin complexion, lemon juice to lighten your skin and milk for it is packed with lactic acid.
- Take 2 tbsp of multani mitti in a bowl.
- Add 4 teaspoons of cold milk and 3-4 drops of lemon juice.
- Mix thoroughly and then apply the paste on your neck using a brush.
- Allow it to dry for 15 minutes and then rinse it off with water.
Use this simple recipe thrice in a week.