Wednesday, February 24, 2016

8 essential oils used in eradicating hyperpigmentation

8 essential oils used in eradicating hyperpigmentation

Still on the process of getting rid of hyperpigmentation or dark spot, in this post we are going to be looking at 8 essential oils used in eradicating hyperpigmentation. Previously i have talked about natural dark spots remover of which i listed about 10 of them, but today we are going to laying our focus on various essential oils used in conquering dark spots or hyperpigmentation. The process of their usage is quite simple and effective too.

8 essential oils used in eradicating hyperpigmentation

1. Eucalyptus oil
Eucalyptus oil is highly potent and it has efficient healing properties, it is also an option in curing headaches, fighting respiratory problems and so many other ailments. it suits the skin from sunburns, inflammation and most skin irritations. 

Now how do we use it in eradicating hyperpigmentation and black spots?

Simply make a mixture of eucalyptus oil alongside jojoba oil in the ration 1:4 and gently apply on the affected portion of the skin.

2. Tea tree oil
The tree oil is the best and very effective for sensitive skin. It contains benzoyl peroxide aid, which is also very effective in curing acne. This oil aids in fading away the acne and other facial scars which is found on the skin, it also makes the skin tone a shade lighter. With this properties, it is termed as one of the best essential oils used in eradicating hyperpigmentaion.

3. Lemon essential oil
\The lemon juice possesses many properties that helps in lightening the skin. The hyperpigmentation that occur as a result of acne scars can be reduced or completely eradicated by the application of lemon essential oil.  Lemon juice oil is an extract from lemon peels, and it is rich in alpha hydroxyl acid and citric acid which assists in lightening the skin tone and eradicating the hyperpigmentation.

4. Carrot essential oil
This is absolutely one of the best choice of oil in eradicating pigmentation. The beta carotene found in the essential oil helps in removing pigmentaion by hindering tryosinase (an enzyme that protetcts melanin). This uniques essential oil is efficient in reducing hyperpigmentaion, dark spots and even melasma.

5. Frankincense oil
The frankincense oil is majorly used in scar treatment. This oil have powerful antiseptic, aromatic and healing properties. It is used in dark dull skin to brighten it and give it a atural glow. By using it regularly, it fades away hyperpigmentation and acne.

6. Rose oil
Rose oil have been used right from ages as a different beauty remedy. This oil is majorly used in reducing skin conditions like acne, pimples, eczema and other inflammatory skin conditions. It keeps the skin firm and retain its elasticity. It also rejuvenates the skin and brightens the skin and helps in eradicating the hyperpigmentation.

7. Sandalwood oil
Sandalwood oil is used in various beauty products because of the many benefits it has. It helps to soften the skin and relieves rashes and reduces skin irritation. It helps in healing the scar tissues and eradicates the marks and discolouration caused as a result of the skin damage. This is also one of the best essential oi to get rid of hyperpigpentation.

8. Geranium oil
This oil have a balancing and soothing effect on the body, soul and mind. It also serves as a remedy for menstrual problems and breast congestion. Coming to the skin, it is highly effective in lightening scars, blemishes and dark spots. The geranium oil is considered as one of the top essential oils used in eradicating hyperpigmentation.

These are the few oils used in the eradication of hyperpigmentation. If you have list of other essential oils used for this function, simply share with us in the comment section below.



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