Acner.org: Acne treatment

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How to Take Herbs for Skin Lightening and Discoloration

How to Take Herbs for Skin Lightening and Discoloration

Overview

Skin discoloration is a common problem with various causes, including sun damage and aging. To achieve a more balanced skin tone, many women turn to bleaching creams and other potent chemically based products -- a potentially dangerous decision, given the numerous products deemed toxic. To ensure skin health and safety, talk to your doctor about products you're considering, particularly if you plan to use them long term.

Step 1

Consult a dermatologist to rule out medical conditions before you use herbs to correct skin discoloration. Although skin spots generally appear with age -- hence the term "age spots" -- some people