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How To Naturally Treat Dark Spots and Hyperpigmentation On The Body

How To Naturally Treat Dark Spots and Hyperpigmentation On The Body

If you are experiencing dark spots and hyperpigmentation on your body, you aren't the only person. While both dark spots and hyperpigmentation are completely normal, they can be very frustrating. This blog post will go over what causes dark spots and hyperpigmentation, and how you can treat and prevent them.


What causes dark spots

Dark spots and hyperpigmentation are very common, can happen anywhere on the body, and are caused by the overproduction of melanin in the skin by melanocytes. Extra production of melanin can be caused by many factors, like our hormones, the sun, and age. Dark spots can also be caused by acne, ingrown hairs, scarring, shaving, or waxing. 

Before and After Photo of treating hyperpigmentation

How to treat dark spots and hyperpigmentation

Exfoliate weekly with Dark Spot Exfoliating Scrub

Our Dark Spot Exfoliant contains lemon essential and tea tree oil to help treat and soften dark spots. In addition, you'll find our go-to antioxidant rich blend of Jojoba and Grapeseed oil to moisturize and rejuvenate your skin. This exfoliant will scrub away dull and dead skin cells and reveal healthy skin, all while breaking up the melanin pigments. 

For best results use this scrub 2-3 times a week in the shower in a gentle, circular motion. Make sure you are scheduling your exfoliating routine before getting a wax, shaving, or sugar hair removal appointment.

Natural sugar scrub to treat dark spots

Treat Dark Spots Naturally With Bermuda Oil

Bermuda Oil will generally target dark spots and/or uneven skin tones. It will not, however, change your skin tone. People regardless of skin tone and ethnicity can benefit from brightening and whitening products when targeting dark spots on their skin.

The Bermuda formula can gently break down melanin that's built up in the skin and over time achieve a more even skin tone. Like every skincare product, these results won't happen overnight, but incorporating the Bermuda brightening product into your routine will help address those darker areas you've been wanting to get rid of, regardless of your skin tone. Most users begin seeing results within a 1-3 month timeframe. For best results, you should apply Bermuda Oil within the first two minutes of getting out of the shower while your skin is most absorbent.

Dark Spot Treatment Oil

Other Ways To Prevent Dark Spots and Hyperpigmentation

At the end of the day, an easy way to prevent dark spots or hyperpigmentation from happening in the first place is by applying and wearing your sunscreen daily.

To conclude, dark spots and hyperpigmentation are normal and common but there are ways to treat them. By exfoliating and applying Bermuda Oil daily, you can lighten dark spots and hyperpigmentation.

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact the Bushbalm Team. 

This Skincare Routine Is Perfect For The Entire Body

This Skincare Routine Is Perfect For The Entire Body

When we think of skincare routines they usually only include steps for your face. The rest of body and many common skin irritations are typically ignored. Bushbalm is an evolving natural skincare product line - specifically, but not limited to targeting areas that are commonly ignored. Think bikini line, underarms, legs, tush, or anywhere else on the body that deserves extra care. When we say Skincare, Everywhere, we literally mean everywhere, and on that note, here is our recommended routine.

Skincare Routine From Head To Toe


Prep Your Skin and Body Hair

The skincare everywhere routine starts with proper preparation, clean skin, and the right products. For some, preparation might start with your body hair. For this, we have the sleek, cordless, easy-to-use Francesca electric trimmer for close grooming, pre-shave and wax preparation, and quick trims in and out of the shower.

Electric Trimmer For Bikini Area

Exfoliate Your Skin

After your skin and hair are prepped it’s time to exfoliate. We recommend you detox your skin twice a week before showering with the Nordic Dry Brush. This is a great way to remove dead skin cells, get your blood circulation going, soften the appearance of cellulite, and stimulate lymphatic drainage. We also recommend, using one of our natural exfoliating body scrubs 2-3 times a week. All of our scrubs are sugar-based, packed with natural oils, and help prevent ingrown hairs, dark spots, and blemishes.

Natural Exfoliating Scrub

Moisturize Your Skin From Front To Back

All of our daily natural oils contain an antioxidant rich blend of Jojoba and Grapeseed oil to rejuvenate skin and promote cell turnover, all while ensuring the skin is left hydrated and smooth. Our body firming cream Tush is packed with plant derived ingredients that work effectively to tighten, firm, and keep skin feeling and looking refreshed. Made for the tush, but beneficial for anywhere skin needs moisturizing. For best results, use our oils and creams right out of the shower.

Firming Body Cream Being Applied On Leg

Treat And Prevent Ingrown Hairs, Dark Spots, Razor Burn, Stretch Marks, And Other Skin Irritations

It’s only natural to have skin irritations occur. From ingrown hairs to dark spots to razor burn. The skincare everywhere routine is built to prevent as many as possible, but when flare-ups happen use our treatments to stop them quickly. Choose from one of our natural treatment oils and add it to your daily skincare routine.

Applying Ingrown Hair Treatment Oil

Repeat Your Skincare Routine

For long lasting results be consistent with your routine. From your front to your back, a great routine should include your skin… literally everywhere.


Dark Spot Treatment

These Natural Ingredients Help Tighten and Firm Your Butt

These Natural Ingredients Help Tighten and Firm Your Butt

Tush is a firming cream made to treat your body that will smoothen and soften the appearance of skin. Tush is packed with natural plant derived ingredients like coffea arabica seed, and brazilian nut seed oil that work hard to help tighten, firm, and keep skin feeling and looking refreshed. We're doing a deep dive on the ingredients used in the Tush formula that your skin is going to love.

Cellulite and Stretch Mark Cream

Brazil Nut Oil

Rich in antioxidants, this ingredient gives your skin a more toned and tightened appearance. Its ability to naturally protect the skin will leave your Tush feeling extra soft, smooth, and strong.

Mango Seed Butter

A powerful moisturizing ingredient that has similar benefits to cocoa butter. The light, but silky rich ingredient melts in and visibly softens the skin, with no greasy after feel.

Coffea Arabica Seed

Rich in fatty acids and antioxidants, this star ingredient tightens, and perks up your skin due to its natural ability to improve the production of elasticity and collagen. To top it off, it’s high in vitamin E, which helps heal scarring, stretch marks and blemishes.

All Natural Oils

If you are familiar with our oils, and scrubs, you know we love our Jojoba Oil and Grapeseed Oil. Our go-to antioxidant rich blend in Tush contains Jojoba, Grapeseed, Avocado, and Carrot Seed oil work to rejuvenate skin and promote cell turnover, all while ensuring the skin is left hydrated and smooth.

Overall Result

The combined formula will treat your skin to a silky smooth touch. You can also expect the light scent of fresh vanilla blossom and warm almond to leave you wanting more… and more… and more.

How To Get A Firm Butt

Add Tush, The Body Firming Cream to your daily skincare, everywhere routine today!