There are millions of ways to make your own homemade skin whitening cream. You have to persevere and be innovative in certain ways. Simply by surfing the internet alone, it can give you tons of ideas of homemade remedies to whiten your skin.
People who are worried about having dark skin will do almost anything to achieve a whiter skin tone. The production and usage of whitening creams has become more popular these past years. More and more people around the world are conscious of their skin tone. Huge companies for whitening creams aggressively advertise their products by using beautiful women or masculine men with whiter and fairer skin. This conditions the mind of the target market that having whiter and fairer skin means that you are more beautiful. But, these products do not come cheap. That is why other people turn to homemade skin whitening cream.
The following ingredients are some of the popular remedies created to give your skin a whiter complexion and a lighter glow. One ingredient that contains whitening characteristics is gram flour. Just mix 2 spoonfuls of the said flour, add a few drops of lemon plus a pinch of turmeric powder and a couple drops of milk cream. Slowly mix it into a paste and apply it onto dark skin areas or all over the body and then wait until it dries before you scrub it off. To achieve faster results, you can use this as your daily beauty regimen.
Another popular home remedy is soaking almonds in water all night then remove the peeling the next day. Add a portion of honey and then apply it on the skin. Wait until it dries before scrubbing it off. This mixture will give you a whiter skin and a lighter glow as well.
One common way of attaining a whiter skin is through the process of exfoliation. Exfoliation is the shedding of the thin flake or dead epidermis on top of the skin. One famous concoction is by mixing 1 cup of granulated sugar with ½ cup vegetable oil or almond oil. You can opt to add 10-15 drops of essential fragrant oil to give you a sort of aromatherapy to make the application a more relaxing process. Apply the mixture in a circular motion onto wet skin with your hands or washcloth or any other bath material that is gentle on the skin. Then, rinse it well. This homemade skin whitening cream gives you whiter skin by exfoliating the skin.