Dark underarms treatment with natural ways

Dark underarms…dark underarms!! I know many people use to suffer from dark underarms problem. It is a very common thing and you can easily solve this issue. It could be a big issue for many girls as you cannot wear sleeveless clothes. If you go sleeveless with this dark underarms, it will create a weird situation. So it is necessary to get rid of such dark underarms.

There are many reasons due to which you face dark underarms problems. Such as the use of chemical deodorants and underarm rollers, shaving, various hair removal creams, more sweat and more. You should also avoid using such chemical based creams and deodorants. So always use waxing for removing excess hair from underarms.

Dark underarms

The skin of your underarms is very delicate and need extra care than other parts. Dark underarm is the same situation as that of suntan skin. It is not such a huge problem as you can get rid of it through natural remedies.

Using various natural home remedies which are easily available in your kitchen. You will also get fair and glowing underarms. And girls now you can go for sleeveless tops and dresses of your choice. Have a look at some of the natural remedies for getting rid of dark underarms. These kitchen remedies are safe and easy to use and free from harmful chemicals.


  • Orange peel:-

Orange peel for dark underarms

Orange is a tangy and great fruit to have for glowing skin. It is loaded fully with vitamin C which is good for your skin. It helps to exfoliate the dead skin cells from your underarm skin. Orange peel helps to provide a brightening look to your skin. You will also get clear and smooth skin after using this.

–> Preparation:

Take one fresh orange and remove the peel of it. Cut into rough pieces and leave under sunlight to dry completely. Once it dried, grind it well to make a fine powder. Take it in one bowl around two or three tablespoons. Add some rose water or orange juice as per the requirement to make a fine paste. Apply this paste on your dark underarms and gently rub it in a circular motion for a minute or two. Leave it for 15 minutes and wash it with cool water.

–> How much time to use it?

You can use it thrice in a week for getting fair underarms.

  • Gram flour and lemon juice:-

Gram flour is also known by common name as “Besan”. There are lots of benefits of using this flour for whitening your skin. It is used in many face packs. It helps to lighten the darkness from your underarms.

On the other hand, lemon juice is a magical ingredient for curing darkness skin problem. The citric acid present in this juice helps to remove dead skin cells and dirt. This leads to fairer underarms naturally with the help of lemon juice. Lemon juice also helps to remove bad odor from your underarms. It also kills bacteria and fungus from the scalp that causes dandruff. It adds a natural shine to your dry and dull hairs.

–> Preparation:-

Take one or two tablespoons of gram flour and 1/2 tablespoon of lemon juice. Also, add some plain water or yogurt as per needed to make a smooth paste. Apply this paste on your underarms and leave it for 20-25 minutes. After that, you can wash it with normal water.

–> How much time to use it?

You can use it on alternate days in a week for a perfect result.

  • Baking soda:-

Baking soda for dark underarms

As you know that baking soda is used in many tasty dishes like pancakes, cakes and in many baking dishes. But it also works best for curing darkness problem. It helps to remove the dead skin cells which is one of the reasons for dark underarms.

–> Preparation:-

You need to take some baking soda as per needed. Add some water and mix well to make a smooth paste. Apply this paste on your underarms and after that leave for 15-20 minutes. Wash it with normal water and you are done.

–> How much time to use it?

Use it daily or five times a week for getting the desired result.

(NOTE:- You can also add some sandalwood powder for more benefits.)

  • Potato (Best for dark underarms):-

Potato for dark underarms

Potato is easily available in most of the kitchen. It is also used to prepare many dishes and most of the children love the potato. It contains a mild acid so it helps to bleach the skin to remove darkness. Along with the dead skin cells, it also removes dirt to get fair underarms.

–> Preparation:-

Take a small potato, remove the skin and grate it. Extract the juice from it and keep it in a bowl. In the same way, extract the juice of cucumber and mix it with potato juice. With the help of a cotton ball, apply this juice on the dark area. Leave for some time so that it dries completely. Wash the area with lukewarm or normal water.

–> How much time to use it?

You need to use it twice in a daily for a few weeks for fair underarms.

(NOTE:- You can also rub the slices of potato or cucumber for fairer underarms instead of using this juice.)

So the remedies for getting rid of dark underarms is described nicely. You can easily get these ingredients from your kitchen itself. So give these remedies a try and get brighter underarms. Use it for a few weeks or until you get the fair underarms.

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This Post Has 2 Comments

  1. David Norriss

    I like how you mentioned how delicate the skin of our underarms is. My wife is wanting to get a hair removal treatment in a couple of weeks. We’ll keep in mind what you said about the extra care that underarm skin needs after hair removal.

  2. Jonna Ingerson

    Amazing post. Do you have any other ones you can stick? I dig it. 🙂

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