Chinese Medicine: How to Eliminate Freckles

Do you have the problem of having annoying freckles on the face? Actually there are a few tips that can help you get rid of the headache freckles easily. While tea is good for cleansing the skin and making it look cleaner and youthful, there are more specific foods for freckles elimination.

1 Tomato juice

Drink a cup of tomato juice every day or eat tomatoes at times is good for preventing freckle from showing on your face. Tomato is rich in vitamin C that it is called “storage of vitamin C”. Vitamin C inhibits the activity of tyrosinase, reduces melanin production and thus keeps your skin clean and young.

2 Cucumber gruel

Ingredients: 100g rice; 300g fresh cucumber; 2g salt; 10g ginger.

Rinse, peel, seed and slice the cucumber. Rinse the rice. Clean and crush the ginger. Put 1000ml water in the pot and boil it with rice and ginger with high heat. Then turn to gentle heat and wait until the rice is soft. Add cucumber and cool until the soup thickened. Seasoned it with salt.

Take this cucumber gruel twice a day, it can moisturize your skin, eliminate freckles and keep you fit.

3 Sweet lemon juice

It is pretty easy. Squeeze the lemon juice and drink it with some sugar. Lemon is excellent source of vitamin C. There is 50mg vitamin C in every 100g lemon juice. Besides, it contains calcium, phosphorus, iron and vitamin B group. Drink lemon juice once a while can keep your skin fresh and soft, protect your skin’s delicate blood vessels, eliminate freckles, and also reduce the risk of atherosclerosis.

4 Black fungus and red dates soup

Ingredients: 30g black fungus; 20 red dates

Rinse the black fungus and remove seed from red dates. Boil them together with water for about half an hour. Take the soup every day after breakfast and dinner. It is effective to eliminate freckles on your skin, and improve the skin texture.

Black fungus, according to the Compendium of Materia Medica, can remove black spots on the face. It moisturizes and prevents the skin from aging. Red dates are good for tonifying spleen and qi in your body, and soften the skin.

5 Carrot juice

Squeeze fresh carrot juice. Apply 10-30 mg on your face and pat after you wash your face twice a day. When it is dry, put vegetable oil on your hand and pat slightly on your face. In addition, drinking a cup of carrot juice once a day can eliminate freckles as well. Carrot is rich in provitamin A, which can be turned into vitamin A in the body. Vitamin A is essential for the health of your skin. It refines and keeps your skin smooth.

There are other tips to remove the freckles. Boil Chinese waxgourd stem with water and use it the wash your face and body. It will moisturize your skin and remove freckles.  Marigold leaf juice has a similar effect. Pound the marigold leaf and apply the juice you get on the face. It will clean and refresh your skin. You can also DIY dandelion flower water. Put a few dandelion flowers into a cup of hot water. Filter it when it is cool. Rinse your face with the dandelion flower water and your face will be fresh and healthy.