How To Get Rid Of Dark Underarms

Dark armpits are the most embarrassing situation that most of the women have to face. Most of the women avoid wearing sleeveless because of their dark armpits. Here are some tips of getting rid of dark underarms. You might also want to read How to Get Rid From Swamp Ass.

12 Tips To Getting Rid Of Dark Underarms

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Firstly, massage of underarms with a lemon slice should be made a regular routine. It may irritate the skin a bit but this will give the skin a beautiful result. After washing the lemon from underarms, applying of a moisturizer is again a very good technique to soften the skin.

Potato Massage

Secondly, a slice of potato can even do a great job in making the underarms lighter. Potato slice is rubbed on the skin and can do wonders for you. Potato includes natural bleach that can get help in getting rid of dark underarms.

Wash Daily

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Wash the underarms every day so that they can get rid of any deodorants, sweat and dirt. When taking bath, wash the underarms thoroughly with water to remove any particles of cloth or deodorant.


Apple cider vinegar when soaked in cotton pad to wipe out under arms and then rinse with water gently.

Baking Soda

Baking soda is another remedy which can be added in water and apply that paste on armpits. Then wash armpits with water.


It is also important to choose the right deodorant for your skin. Never apply them directly on the skin. Cheap deodorants contain chemicals which can make the skin darker. Don’t prefer those deodorants that are inexpensive or cheap.

Waxing or Sugaring

Shaving underarms is a very bad idea. Waxing or sugaring is a better option for underarms.


If there is no other option then use a razor with a sharp blade to avoid razor bumps.

Avoid Synthetic Clothes

Even try to avoid wearing tight black synthetic clothes which can make your skin dark. These contain micro-particles that make the skin darker. Applying deodorant on black cloth even makes the skin under arms dark.

Gram flour with Lemon juice

Another useful remedy is to use besan or gram flour in lemon juice, curd and a pinch of turmeric. Apply this mixture on dark underarms and wash it after 20 minutes. This should be done thrice in a week to see the perfection.

Sandal Powderswampass powder

Moreover, sandal powder and rose water can be mixed in the form of the paste. This should be applied on dark pits. Then, rub the skin thoroughly so that the paste dries out. It can prove to be a very effective remedy.

Cucumber juice

Cucumber juice is a good treatment. Apply on the skin for few minutes and see the results. Wash it off when it dries. it helps to lighten the skin of underarms.

Always remember not to run to a doctor for this problem. It is not a disease and need no medical treatment. So, don’t worry about it and try any suitable treatment for your dark armpits.

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