The distress that girls with freckles have to go through can be understood by only those who face the issue. Freckles are touted as cute by some, which seems only a pretext to reduce dismay. In reality, everyone wants a face that is free of freckles, especially on big events. People who have achieved relative success towards riddance from freckles have been through long endeavor.
Cosmetic sunscreens with high Sun Protection Factor (SPF) are the best resolute for people who suffer from freckles. Freckles are brownish pigmentation on the skin that tends to become prominent when exposed to sunlight regularly. Therefore, sunscreen lotions and creams are more important to girls with freckles than hand sanitizers, deodorants, etc. Since prevention is better than cure, people should stay away from direct sunlight. However, sunscreens should be applied religiously irrespective of the exposure to sun. No one can avoid sun completely and so sunscreen should not be ignored. Dealing freckles with homemade remedies in conjugation with dermal treatment is the best approach for riddance from freckles.
Mild face washes with exfoliating effect are effective for girls with freckles. Such face washes should be used twice daily. Cleansers or face washes that contain tiny micro beads and lactic acid are ideal for freckled skin. However, being over ambitious with exfoliator that contains coarse grains can be harmful for the skin. Only mild cosmetic products should be used always. Harsh exfoliators remove essential oils of the skin, which becomes blotchy and inflamed consequently. Sunscreen with SPF of 30 or above should be used on freckled screen to attain protection against broad spectrum. Mixture of lemon juice and honey or that of yogurt and horseradish juice is an equally effective homely remedy.
Weekly use of good microdermabrasion kit at home can lighten patches and make skin soft and smooth. It is also effective for the elimination of wrinkles from face. Retinoid cream and hydroquinone bleaching cream renew cells but should be used only after consultation with dermatologist. A regular freckle removal cream can be used at will, if it does not affect adversely. Intense Pulse Light therapy or trichloroacetic acid peel can be opted for quicker effect. These procedures are dramatically effective but are expensive too.
Treatment of freckles is a long procedure, which leaves camouflage as a necessity for girls with freckles for the meanwhile. This can be done with the help of creamy concealers. Concealers should be two shades lighter than the applicants’ skin tone. It should be pat-applied with finger-tip or concealer brush rather than rubbed or smudged. Yellow-based concealers are better than pink-based concealers. Foundation should then be applied such that it blends with the concealer. Dusting with loose, translucent, yellow-toned powder sets the concealer and provides flawless complexion.