The skin should be kept, as well as for aesthetic purposes, for health. Often skin problems and long exposure to the sun can cause the skin to darken and form spots; however there are ways to lighten skin naturally. With these home remedies can prevent skin hyperpigmentation, i.e. excess melanin darkens. Homemade masks for skin lightening There are several masks to lighten the skin naturally, that will gradual results placing one to two times a week on our skin. However, the results will not be in the overnight and so it is important that we do not despair looking results, or that saturate the skin with blends. For example, we can make a homemade mask by mixing a teaspoon of powdered milk with honey, a lemon and half of almond oil. We apply it on face and leave for a few minutes, not only help depigmented skin but also bring brightness to the face. Another option is a mask of oatmeal with curd and tomato juice, we should put on clean face and leave it on twenty minutes. Then we washed with cold water. If we oats can also make a mask with yogurt and tomato juice, which apply throughout the skin and leave working about twenty minutes. If it disgusts us, we can use a mask of milk 2 tablespoons of chickpea flour and two or three drops of lemon juice. Let it dry – it takes approximately 15 minutes – and then wash with cold water. Sometimes also add two teaspoons of milk and a pinch of turmeric. Simple home remedies for skin lightening If we have little time to prepare masks, we can always resort to simple home remedies that offer equally good results. The potato is an ideal natural ingredient for whitening skin spots, and only need to cut slices and place a while each day in the stain. Turmeric mixed with a little lemon juice is also an excellent choice, as well as orange peel, almond paste previously soaked in water or crushed mint leaves, we leave 15 minutes.