Prune lips is a beauty problem that most of us face, it isn’t a disease. Prune lips are caused by the pigment called Melanin, this pigment is responsible for the darkness of the lips. There are some reasons due to which the skin of the lips becomes dark such as smoking, sunburn and some cheap lipsticks that have chemicals, which may become the cause of the prune lips. There are many products at home, which can help curing the prune lips and make them soft, beautiful and glowing.
Here Are Top 11 Home Remedies For Prune Lips:
Almonds are rich in vitamin E. Almonds are popularly used in many of the beauty products. To cure lips with almond you need to take 2 almonds and soak them overnight in water. In the morning crush them with the help of milk and make a fine paste. Apply this paste on the lips for 10-15 minutes and wash off with cold water.
Lime is well known for its acidic property, this property works as an agent of bleach to the skin. Take equal amounts of lime juice and almond oil and apply this mixture on the lips until the lips get dry. Wash the lips with cold water.
Lemon is known as the best agent of bleaching. Take a small slice of lemon and sprinkle some sugar on the slice of lemon and rub this lemon and sugar on the lips. Sugar is best known for exfoliating the dead cells on the skin.
Turmeric is popularly used in curing many problems related to beauty. Turmeric is antiseptic in nature which helps in treating the prune lips as well. Mix turmeric powder with a teaspoon of cold milk, massage your lips with this paste for about 3 to 4 minutes in a day. Repeat this process every day to get smooth and glowing lips.
Tomato is known for its bleaching agent. Applying the tomato juice on the lips can help treat the prune lips by making them smooth and glowing. Rubbing the tomato pulp on the lips can also help in getting rid of prune lips.
Prune lips can also be treated with the help of your garden’s red rose flowers. Take 4 or 5 petals of red rose and crush them until it forms in a paste. Apply this paste on your lips 2 to 3 times in a day for 15 minutes. This not only smoothes the lips, but also give a pink glow to the lips.
Beet root can be rubbed directly to the lips or it can also be crushed and mixed with glycerine to be applied to the lips. Beet root not only smoothes the lips but it also helps in removing the dark skin on the lips caused by the sunburn.
Honey is another best used remedy for beauty problems. Honey can directly be applied or can be applied mixing with lime juice. Making a scrub of honey mixed with sugar and almond oil can also be very beneficial.
Yogurt mixed with lime juice gives a pinkish complexion to the skin of the lips. The mixture of yogurt and lime should be applied for about 15 minutes and should be washed with cold water.
Ice cubes can be beneficial in protecting the lips from the chemicals present in the lipstick. Before going to bed remove the lipstick and wash off the lips with water and rub ice cubes on the lips.
Applying butter on the lips before going to bed every night can help in curing the prune lips, making them smooth and giving the lips a lovely pinkish look.