Our face is not the only thing that makes us beautiful or attractive, our hands can too. So many people have fallen in love with others just because of the way their fingers looked...We sometimes fall in love for crazy reasons anyway!
Having a well groomed finger is as equally important as having a beautiful face or any other thing that makes one attractive. Unfortunately, dark knuckles is one the problems most of us are battling with in the society and its quite important if we talk about it.
Clearing dark knuckles don't need to be expensive. There are several ways through which you can get rid of those odd looking shades on your phalanges without having to spend a dime. Though the condition usually occur in dark people, but can as well occur in light skinned individuals depending on the situation. Dark knuckles can be caused by a myriad of things, ranging from the lack of vitamin B12, reactions to drugs, lack of moisture, diabetes etc. However, the most obvious cause of it is skin bleaching.
While there are several causes of dark knuckles, there are also many ways through which it can be resolved. But the most effective and less expensive way is by using things that you already have around your home...they are called home remedies.
Baking soda has a lofty reputation that no one can question. This is one of the things around us that do wonders. It usefulness is quite endless. The application of baking soda is so vast that it serves as a remedy for almost anything and treating dark knuckles is not left out.
. Mix baking soda with little amount of water and make into paste -apply to your knuckles for at least 15 to 20 minutes before washing off. Repeat this process daily to get a desired result.
Lemon is very effective when it comes to treating dark knuckles. The richness in Vitamin C and Citric acid made lemon an epic remedy for treating virtually all skin problems without any side effects.
To handle your knuckles problems with lemon,
. Mix a spoonful of lemon juice with sugar and rub your hands vigorously for about 10 to 15 min. Make it a routine before going to bed. The lightening properties of lemon juice, together with the exfoliating properties of sugar do lots of wonders. Try this daily to get an excellent result.
Almond oil treatment
Almonds are very rich in protein, essential minerals and quality lipids. It is usually one of the most sought after treatments when it comes to handling skin beauty issues. Almond oil not only improves the health of the skin but also helps in brightening it up too.
. Apply a few drops of the oil on the knuckles and massage for about 10-15 minutes. Leave it overnight and rinse with water in the morning. You'll soon feel relief on your knuckles problems with daily practice.
Gram Flour Pack
Mix 1 tablespoon of gram flour, 2 tablespoons of raw milk, and 3 drops of lemon juice in a bowl and mix them thoroughly. Apply it to the knuckles and leave until it dries. Wash with plain water.
Tomatoes and sugar
For radiance and beauty of the skin, tomato is a champion. The use of tomato is one of the natural ways to enhance skin beauty without freaking out on sides effects. It nourishes the skin, makes it glow and supple. Tomato is also very effective in micro-dermal abrasion when mixed with sugar. This combination helps exfoliate dead cells from skin and make the skin rejuvenate. The exfoliating properties of this combination makes it very effective on your knuckles.
. Mix tomato juice with sugar and make it into a paste. Apply to your knuckles for at least 15 minutes. Repeat process daily and you will be glad you did.