Here are The Top Home Remedies to Get Rid of Black Knees and Elbows
Milk, Turmeric and Honey-
Milk bleaches and cleanses the skin while turmeric has antiseptic properties. Honey moisturizes the dry skin.
Mix some turmeric with milk and add some honey to make a smooth paste. Apply this paste on the dark areas of Knees and elbows and leave it there for at least 15-20 minutes. Wet your hands and rub it for 2-3 minutes and then wash it off with water. Use it at least three times in a week and you will feel a positive change in your skin
Lemon and Honey
Lemon and honey is one of the best combinations to reduce darkening of the skin. Lemon juice has some natural bleaching properties while honey moisturizes the skin that prevents darkening of the skin.
Take some honey and mix it well with one tablespoon of Lemon juice and apply this mixture on the dark areas of the skin and leave the mixture for 20 minutes. wash the mixture off with water. you will get a lightened skin.
Baking soda is very powerful in cleaning the skin and reducing darkening of the skin.
Take one tablespoon of baking soda and milk and mix it well. Apply this paste on the elbows and knees and scrub it using circular motion. You should repeat this once every two days and repeat it until you notice the result
Lemon and Gram Flour
Gram flour and Lemon are very effective to cleanse the skin and it also provides mild exfoliation.
Take some gram flour and add some lime juice to it to make a damp. Apply this mixture and leave it for some time to get dry. Wash it off to get a glowing and light colored skin.
Aloe Vera Gel-
Aloe Vera is the superb remedy to cure sun damage caused to the skin because eof overexposure of the knees and elbows to the sun. It is also a great moisturizer and helps to prevent dryness of the skin.
Take some fresh leaves of Aloe Vera and get the gel from the fleshy leaf. Apply this fresh gel to the elbows and knees. Leave it for 30 minutes to reduce darkness from elbows and knees
Yoghurt and Vinegar
Yoghurt and vinegar when used together is very effective in reducing the dark color of the skin as they moisturize and cleanse the skin.
Apply a mixture of yoghurt and vinegar on the dark areas of the knees and elbows and leave it for some time to dry. Rub the area when the mixture becomes dry for two minutes and wash it off with water.
Olive oil has natural bleaching properties and it is also very effective in softening the rough skin on the elbow and knees. This is one of the inexpensive and best remedy to reduce dark skin formed by dryness and friction. Just rub some warm Olive oil to the elbows and knees every day for 5-10 minutes and within some days, you will feel the change in the color of the skin.