Health Tips

6 Beauty Treatments That Remove Dark Spots Under the Arms Like an Eraser

Dark armpits are rarely a serious health concern and are often caused by a skin condition known as Cracked Nigerian (AN) that thickens and darkens the skin. However, the dark armpits can be embarrassing if you want to wear a tank head or enjoy a day in the sun on the beach in your bathing suit.

To help relieve armpits, Bright Side wants to show you 8 beauty treatments with products you can easily find in your home.

1. Apple cider vinegar + baking soda

What you need:

  1. 2 tsp apple cider vinegar
  2. 2 tsp baking soda

What you should do: Mix apple juice with baking soda. The bubbles should start. When the bubbles subside, apply the solution to the armpit area and let it dry. Leave it on for a few minutes, then rinse it with cold water and allow it to dry.

Number of times: every day (3 times a week)

2. Rosewater + baking soda

What you need:

  1. Rosewater
  2. Baking soda

What you should do: Make a sticky dough by adding rose water to the baking soda. Put the dough on the dark armpits and leave it for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes, wash it off with cold water and allow it to dry.

Number of times: twice a week

3. Milk + turmeric + honey

What you need:

  1. 1 tbsp milk
  2. 1 tsp turmeric powder
  3. 1 tsp honey

What you should do: Mix everything well and apply dough on the armpits. Allow it to dry and then rinse.

Number of times: every day (3 times a week)

4. Brown sugar + olive oil

What you need:

  1. 3 tbsp brown sugar
  2. 2 tbsp virgin olive oil

What to do: Mix the ingredients well. Use it to clean the armpits for two minutes, then leave it for 5 minutes. After 5 minutes, clean your underarms with lukewarm water and use a soft towel to dry.

Number of times: twice a week

5. Almond oil

What you need:

  1. A few drops of almond oil

What you should do: Use the oil to massage your dark underarm area for about 8-10 minutes.

How often: Daily

6. Fuller’s earth + lemon + water

What you need:

  1. 2 tbsp filler s earth
  2. 1 tsp lemon juice
  3. Water

What you should do: Mix the three ingredients to form a smooth dough. Put the dough on the armpit area and leave it for 15 minutes. Use lukewarm water to rinse off.

Number of times: twice a week