Dark lips: If you smoke then you must have noticed that the colour of your lips is turning dark. The darkness of the lips is the worst side effect of smoking. Smoking for a very long period turns the lips black or dark in colour. The tar and nicotine present in the cigarette get transferred to the lips and spoil the colour of the lips. Even the skin cells also start squeezing. It prevents the flow of the blood to the lips as well. Eventually, the natural pink colour of the lips fades away. The best way is to leave smoking. However, some natural ways can also help you to get rid of the darkness of lips. (Also read: What are the healthy tips that help to get rid of dark lips)
Dark lips: How to get rid of the dark lips caused by smoking?
- Beetroot juice
- Lemon juice
- Rose and milk
- Pomegranate juice
The easiest way to lighten the colour of the lips is to apply some beetroot juice on them. For this, take a small beetroot and crush it. Now add some lemon juice to it. Apply it to your lips and leave it for 15 minutes. You can wash it afterwards.
Use your toothbrush not just to brush your teeth but to exfoliate your lips too. It helps to remove the dead skin cells from the lips. Apply some petroleum jelly on the lips and exfoliate the soft bristles on the lops. Wash your lips and apply petroleum jelly again.
Lemon juice has bleaching properties which help to regulate the melanin production in the skin. To lighten the skin tone of the lips, one must apply lemon juice directly to the lips.
Rose and milk
Rose not only lightens the colour of the lips but also provide proper nourishment to the skin. For this, crush the petals of the rose and add cream and honey to it. Apply the paste to your lips and wash your lips after 15-20 minutes.
Take the fresh pomegranate and extract some juice from it. Apply this juice to your lips. Now wash your lips with plain water.
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These are some of the best ways to get rid of the darkness of lips. You can read this article in Hindi as well.