No matter how many times you’ve browsed on the internet or consulted a friend, sometimes your tattoo choice is just not right and you realize it when it’s too late! The reasons for not liking your tattoo maybe a botched relationship, wrong choices, or a bad design. So, the only choice you’re left with is to get it removed completely from your skin.
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Now another hindrance that comes in your path is that tattoo removal process is expensive. Plus, even after a tattoo removal session it’s not certain that the pigments will go away completely. Sometimes the tattoo pigments remain within your skin even after being demolished by the laser treatment and this leaves colored pigments in your skin. Due to this, your skin will look scared or uneven. This means all your money has gone waste – as you’ve not got the complete clear skin even after the laser treatment.
Instead of spending money like water on tattoo removal, why don’t you do it the natural way? Yes, you can remove your permanent tattoo at home with lemon juice.
Permanent tattoo removal with lemon juice:
Lemon acts as a strong bleaching agent that can help to lighten the appearance of scars on your skin. Moreover, it can also help in removing a permanent tattoo on your skin. For this, you need to mix 100 gms of salt with lemon juice. Apply this mixture to the tattoo-covered skin with the help of a cotton ball. You need to apply this solution and leave it for about 30-60 minutes till it is deeply absorbed into your skin. After an hour you can wash it off with warm water. Regular use of this solution on your tattoo can help in removing the pigments. Although it will take days to get the ink removed from your skin, eventually it will help you get rid of your unwanted ink in a natural way.
Other natural ways to get rid of permanent tattoos:
- Sand Powder and Grinding Stone: Abrasion is a way to erase the unwanted tattoo from your skin. It helps in removing the permanent ink in your skin. It is a painful process and may even leave your skin thin or weak. But instead of hefty parlor bill, you can easily do this at home. For this method, you need sand powder and grinding stone. Mix it with aloe vera gel and gently rub the paste on the tattooed area. The sand and grinding stone can also be replaced with apricot or walnut scrub. Regular use of this scrub can help you get rid of the unwanted tattoo.
- Honey: It is another effective and natural ingredient that helps in removing a tattoo at home. This remedy is good for removing light colored or tiny tattoos. For this procedure, mix two tbsp. each of yogurt, aloe vera juice, salt, and honey. Now mix them well until a thick paste is obtained. Apply this paste to the tattooed area and rub gently for half an hour. Later wash it off with warm water.
- Salabrasion: This is another effective natural tattoo removal procedure. You need salt and abrasion for this technique. The abrasion will help in peeling off the upper layer of your skin – as you’re sort of sanding your skin with the help of salt. You need salt and water and keep scrubbing off the area for nearly 40 minutes. You may even bruise your skin after this process. But use an antibiotic to soothe the skin. You need to repeat this process after 3 days and eventually, your tattoo will fade away.