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5 Astounding Tips To Eradicate Dark Underarms


What Exactly Dark Underarms Mean?

Usually, those people who primarily are obese or diabetic tend to show the symptoms of Acanthosis Nigricans – hyper-pigmentation of the skin – that changes the color of their skin either to black or brown depending on the severity. The color is not the major concern as it is not going to affect the body directly or indirectly. But, it directly becomes a major obstacle especially concerning women’s beauty. These can be treated with organic medicines and allopaths as well.

What Is The Root Cause Of Dark Underarms?

1. Type 2 Diabetes

2. Changes in Hormones

3. Obese personalities

4. Ethnicity

5. Side-effects of Some Medicines – Birth control pills or pills containing niacin, might affect underarm skin color.

Here, are 5 tips to get rid of dark underarms very easily and effectively:-


Advantages: Potatoes are mildly acidic in nature and hence skin-friendly, which do not irritate the armpit skin.


1. Two to three times in a day, scrub a small-sized potato slice gently on the armpits. OR

2. a. Grate one small-sized potato.

b. Gently pat the pulp/juice on the underarm skin. Let it dry for 30 minutes

c. Wash the area with warm water.

3. For better results repeat each process on alternate days, for 30-35 days.