(ii) Lemon Juice to remove sunspots:
Lemons are loaded with citric acid which helps in lightening the dark sunspots, it also helps in getting rid of dead skin cells and regeneration of new skin cells. You just need to lightly rub fresh lemon slice or even lemon juice directly on the skin that is affected, a thrice a day. After you rub it, Let the lemon juice be there on the skin for about 20 minutes, then rinse it off using cool water. Note that applying lemon juice makes your skin extra sensitive to the sun, so avoid going in the sun with lemon juice applied on your skin, Also after you do this remedy make sure you always wear a sunscreen when you’re going out in sun. People with dry skin are recommended to use a moisturizer after this treatment as this can make your skin feel drier.
Caution: Lemon juice may cause irritation to the skin of people with very sensitive skin, so if you have sensitive skin, dilute the lemon juice with some water, rose water or honey.
An alternative to the above home remedy is to mix sugar with lemon juice to make a paste. Use this sugar, lemon paste as a scrub to treat sunspots. Apply this scrub on the affected areas. Let it sit on your skin for about 5 to 10 minutes, and then rinse it off. Do this a few times a week to see amazing results. People with dry skin should add in some olive oil in this scrub to provide moisture to the skin.