Common Home Remedies for Hyperpigmentation

Everyone wants flawless skin, but only some people could achieve it. Your skin is just the reflection of your lifestyle, and many people don’t want to spend more money just on their skin. It becomes challenging when it comes to managing both your skin and your everyday life. Many factors can make your skin damaged, such as stress, sun, pollution, hormonal imbalance, etc. so taking care of your skin becomes essential. Japanese face masks for hyperpigmentation are best for your skincare, but not everyone spends money to, but the masks which are available in the market, so here is the solution for you.

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Just to treat hyperpigmentation, there are many effective natural home remedies which will give you the best results in affordable price.

Lemon Juice

Lemon acts as an exfoliant and a skin brightener due to the presence of a high level of citric acid in it. Apply the lemon juice on the dark spots or the affected area and let it dry. After that, rinse it with the water. You will notice that your skin gets even lighter and soft after using the mask. Never apply only juice to your skin as it can irritate so, add honey or Aloe Vera with it and get extra benefits. It helps in controlling hyperpigmentation.

Raw Potato

Potatoes contain the enzyme called Catecholase, which reduces the unnecessary production of melanin, and hence, it helps in skin lightening. It helps in removing all the dark spots and skin lightening. It also helps in removing tan from your body and face so you can easily consider potato for an easy and quick way to remove dark spots or fight hyperpigmentation. Take the slices of raw potato and rub it over your skin for 5-10 minutes. After that, wash it off with the lukewarm water. You can do this for at-least thrice a day for instant effects.


Many hyperpigmentation face masks can get prepared in a home, but this mask is much better for instant results. All you have to do is, add raw honey, turmeric, aloe Vera, and full-fat yogurt or cucumber juice and make a paste. Don’t make it too runny. Apply this mask and let it dry. After it dries, rinse it off with the warm water. Turmeric has the properties which can fight against hyperpigmentation and reduce blemishes on your skin, so never forget to use turmeric mask. Use it once a week.  


Raw honey helps to dissolve your dead skin and clean your face by revealing the new skin cells. It has nourishing and moisturizing properties that help your skin get smoother. Apply it thrice a week for better results. The problem of the hyperpigmentation will be cleared after regular removal of the old skin cells as it works better as a cleanser.


Yogurt is one of the best weapons to fight against hyperpigmentation. It has lactic acid, which helps the production of melanin by reducing the growth of melanocytes. Apply plain yogurt to your skin and let it sit for 20 minutes. After this, wash your face with the lukewarm water. This will help in improving the texture of your skin as it also acts as an exfoliant. Apply this mask thrice a week for better results.

These are some of the home remedies which will help you to fight against hyperpigmentation. If you choose to prepare a make in an affordable choice, then these are the most effective masks which will give you quick results. Some people may get allergic reactions on their face, so perform a patch test before applying it. Most commonly, the allergic reactions may cause due to the lemon, so never use plain lemon juice to the irritant spot.