Wash an old mascara or nail polish container and fill with: 1/4 of the container with Castor Oil, 1/2 Vitamin E Oil, 1/4 Aloe Vera Gel. Mix the concoction together as well as you can with your mascara wand, and apply a light layer to lashes (or brows) every night before bed. Castor oil thickens your lashes while aloe vera gel lengthens. Vitamin E accelerates length. Give it a month for results.
Pycnogenol is a standardized extract of the bark of the French maritime pine a potent antioxidant, more so than vit E and C. Pycnogenol protects against UV radiation. 30 women completed a 30-day clinical trial taking 1- 25 mg tab of Pycnogenol w/ meals 3x daily. After 30days, avg melasma area and pigmentary intensity decreased.The general effective rate was 80%. To conclude, Pycnogenol was shown to be therapeutically effective and safe in patients suffering from melasma.