5 Natural Ways to Lighten Dark Underarms Real FAST

Dark pits? No way!

Dark underarms can be embarrassing and frustrating. The good news is that a few natural remedies can help to lighten those pits in no time! Wanna know how? Read on!

1) Massage with PotatoDid you know potatoes have natural bleaching properties? Oh yes, they do! Take thin slices of potatoes and massage under arms for 5-7 minutes. Rinse with water and repeat 2-3 times a week.

2) Lemon and Baking SodaLemon is an amazing natural cleanser and mixing it with baking soda can make an outstanding scrub to get rid of dark underarms. Mix a small amount of baking soda and add fresh lemon juice and rub the scrub under your arms for 2-3 minutes. Repeat once or twice a week for best results.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

3) Coconut oilMoisturizing under the arms is extremely important when trying to get rid of dark pits. Coconut oil is a great natural moisturizer that contains Vitamin E which can help lighten dark areas over time.

4) Sugar and Coconut oil scrubRemoving dead skin from the under arms area is very important, as any kind of buildup can cause the area to appear dark. Mix a tea spoon of sugar with a small amount of coconut oil and apply under the arms. Scrub for a few seconds and wash away.

5) WaxOk, so this isn't technically a 'natural remedy' but it definitely works! Waxing gets rid of all the hair from the root and pulls away any dead skin! Switch to waxing to instantly lighten them.

Follow Arshia on YouTube and Instagram

What do you think?

Life
Share
10 Things to Do If You Want to Lose Weight By Dieting
Bonus: the gifs are gold!
Life
Share
10 Bollywood Flicks That Can Make You Laugh EVERY Single Time You Watch Them...
...without any crappy stuff!
Life
Share
Here Are 17 Best Juice Cleanse Recipes for Weight Loss
Because juice-sip-repeat can actually be delicious.
Life
Share
The 12 Best Energy Boosting Foods Ever!
Recharge your body's batteries with these powerhouse options for boosting your energy and getting your body into high gear.
Life
Share
8 Things You Should NEVER, Ever Eat If You're Trying to Lose Weight
"Low-fat" foods are actually your enemy.
Life
Share
4 Easy Workouts to Boost Your Metabolism and Lose More Weight
So you could eat more?
Life
Share
20 GENIUS Tips & Tricks to Lose Weight at Home!
Try these sly strategies to shed kilos without living at the gym.
Life
Share
6 Things Every Woman Should Know About Losing Weight After Pregnancy
Cutting calories to lose weight faster can backfire — big time.
Life
Share
9 American Horror Story Plot Lines Based on True Events
The season four ones are the scariest
Life
Share
"How I Visited 11 Countries in a Year Without Quitting My Job"
One full time worker shares her story