Dark underarm are brought about by different factors such as irritation from shaving creams ,hormones,obesity, irritation from deodorants and also as a result of using blank razors.Dark armpits can be really embarrassing especially when dressed in strapless or when rocking the bikini for swim or at the beach.
In order to get rid of dark underarm one has to identify the cause and be able to eradicate it or switch to a better method. For some waxing can be quite painful and not to forget a bit costly too. Here is a simple home made cream to shave. You can also use it to get rid of hair on the face, arms and legs.
Requirements for shaving
¼ cup of hair conditioner
¼ cup of coconut oil
Wet the skin with the warm water to make the hair light and also open pores.
Mix the hair conditioner and coconut oil
Lather it up and massage. The conditioner softens the hair and makes shaving easy . Using a shaver , pass it going against the hair growth. Make sure the blade is sharp to avoid in grown hairs. Avoid using blunt shavers as this can result in irritation and in grown hairs.
Rinse off with warm water
1 tablespoon of sugar
Cut the lemon into two. On one half sprinkle sugar and rub under one armpit for about five minutes and do so with the other half scrub on the other armpit.
Let this sit for about 15 minutes and rinse off with warm water and moisturize.
Repeat this process twice to three times a week since lemon tends to dry out the skin.
After three weeks the darkening fades gradually and starts to even out. This method is also useful for ingrown hair.
To achieve optimum results repeat this process above weekly.