Effective Natural Remedies To Whiten Underarms

Women of today will definitely do their best to obtain a fair white  skin. Others would even spend whooping amount to reach the standard beauty they set for their selves. Others would carry anything even if it means pain. And this standard definitely includes white and odor-free underarms.

Let’s face it, people will praise you because of your outward beauty but gets dismayed if it’s dark there under! And for us women it could be a big embarrassment, and so, we’ll likely settle for wearing sleeved tops just to hide it.

And summer! Summer means beach! Dark underarms will surely spoil your summer excitement. So get rid of the spoiler and enjoy your day.  And since medical procedures requires a considerable amount, start using this natural remedy for a safer, whiter, fairer and odor-free underarms today.


Lemon is best known for whitening darkened areas of the skin because of its bleaching properties. It is also good for removing dead skin cells in the underarms because it has an anti-bacterial and anti-septic properties. Dead skins are one of the major cause of darkened underarm. To prepare this, thickly cut slices of lemon then rub under your arm. Leave for ten minutes before rinsing. You may apply moisturizer after. Do this everyday for better result.


Another home remedy for whitening underarms is milk. Milk contains nutrients that can brighten skin tone especially in this body part. Just put some milk under your arms and massage gently. Let stay for ten to fifteen minutes then rinse with cold water. To make this mixture, prepare 2 teaspoons of full fat cream milk, 1 tablespoon of gram flour and 1 tablespoon of yogurt. Mix the ingredients thoroughly. Apply the mixture under your arms then leave for ten to fifteen minutes before rinsing.


Probably one of the most effective home remedy for darkened underarms is cucumber. Cucumber can effectively lighten darkened underarms because of its bleaching properties. You can just slice a thin piece then rub all the way under your arms. You may use its juice. Repeat process one to two times in a day until you achieve best results.

Orange Peel

Oranges contain bleaching properties that helps lighten dark areas. Its exfoliating properties remove dead skin cells that darkens your underarms. It can also be used as your daily natural deodorant. To prepare this treatment, sun-dry orange peels and grind it after to make a powder. Get two teaspoons of powdered orange peel then mix with desired amount of rose water and milk. Stir until thickened into paste. Apply certain amount to the underarms and rub gently. Leave it for at least 15 minutes then rinse off with cold water. Do this 2 to 3 times each week to achieve best results.

 Coconut Oil

Coconut oil contains Vitamin E that helps lighten underarms. It has the ability to eliminate foul odor of the underarms, as well. If you prefer to use this home remedy, you just have to simply massage coconut oil into your underarms leaving it for fifteen minutes. Use mild soap and lukewarm water for rinsing. Repeat this process two to three times a day for better results.