Orange peel is known to have bleaching and skin lightening properties. The skin on under arms, elbows and other such body joints are like a junction of skin tissues. The problem is that such parts go through a lot of rubbing and pressure, hence they become dark. Also dead skin cell accumulated in the joints also make them dry and dark.
Orange peel can lighten the skin tone, but being acidic in nature, it can also make the skin dry. Here is an amazing way that will cleanse the skin and also make it moist and soft.
You will need:
- Orange Peels
- Rose water
Dry the orange peel first. Then grind the peel to get its powder. Mix the powdered orange peel with milk and rose water, until thick paste is form. Apply to your underarms, while gently scrubbing the area for 10 minutes. Then wash off with water.
Milk and rose water will help in retaining the moisture of skin and make it softer. After application of this you should apply a layer of coconut or Olive oil on treated area.