Dark knees and elbows can be caused by various things, but usually some friction and sort of a pressure on them cause the skin to turn dark, then layers and layers of dead skin might form over and it just seem impossible to wash them off. If you have tried various methods and they didn’t work you will find out here a very effective way to whiten all those problem areas. Trust us, it’s tested and it works! Dark knees doesn’t seem such a big problem in winter, but getting ready for a summer beach body, they surely are. so let’s see what can you do about them.
Whitening dark knees and elbows can be done in a 3 step process:
What you will need: coconut oil and sugar.
How to: take 1 tablespoon of coconut oil and mix with 1 tablespoon of sugar to create an exfoliator. Take the mix and rub it to the knees and elbows, then wash it off with soap and water.
2. Apply a mask
What you will need: baking soda and milk.
How to: take 1 tablespoon of baking soda and mix it with 1 tablespoon of milk until you get a paste. Apply the paste immediately after you have exfoliated the skin on the problem areas. and let it at least dry. Wash it off with soap and water.
After you have done the first 2 steps, moisturize the skin with any product of your choice.
Do this everyday for at least 2 weeks and you will start seeing amazing results after 1 week only!
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