Dark spots are the most common skin problem that is mistakenly presumed as ageing spots. When they aren’t treated on time then it can lead to pigmentation. Get to know the reason behind these patches so as to treat them properly. Hormonal changes, vitamin deficiencies, medications, lack of sleep, stress, pregnancy, exposure to the sun, poor lifestyle habits etc are the causes of brown patches emergence.
The bottom layer of epidermis has a pigment called melanin. This pigment gives your skin its colour and alongside protects it from the harmful sun rays. If your skin is exposed to the sun more often than the production of melanin increases and moves to the upper layer of the epidermis which may result in dark spots and pigmentation.
But worry not! And apply aloe vera on the affected area. Aloe is packed with antioxidants, vitamin A and C. An element in this multifaceted herb, namely, polysaccharides that helps in reducing dark spots thereby making the skin appear clearer. Apply the aloe vera gel on dark patches regularly. With its consistent use, dark spots will fade away.
The gel from the aloe plant will knockdown the existing melanin cells and prevent their further formation.