Baking soda and coconut oil can do wonders for the skin when combined. The summer is around the corner and you might want to get yourself prepared.One of the problems many women experience, especially those with darker skin tone, is the dark spots under their arms. Of course you can get rid of them by paying tons of money at the cosmetic saloon, or you can just try this method in your own home and pay nothing.
You will only need two ingredients:
- Baking soda
- Coconut oil
Baking soda is a common household ingredient that can be used for various purposes. It has proved to do amazing things when it comes to removing dark spots from the skin as well as bleaching/whitening effects. The coconut oil on the other hand will hydrate your skin and make it incredibly soft.
How to use baking soda and coconut oil for removing dark spots
Mix 1 tablespoon of baking soda with 1 tablespoon of coconut oil and scrub under your arms. Scrub gently for a few minutes and then leave the mixture to stay on your skin for 5-10 minutes and then wash it off. It will gently exfoliate the skin, removing any dark spots. You can repeat this procedure as often as you like because skin exfoliation is a very important part of skin care. You will be satisfied by the results.
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