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Home Remedy to Remove Suntan and Lighten Skin Naturally

Saying “NO” to summer dress during summers???

Suntan is not very pleasing and embarrassing to get dual color tone. Instead of enjoying the colorful, bright, and short dress, we end up covering ourselves from top to bottom to protect ourselves from getting tanned.

Getting rid of sun tan instantly using cosmetic products or bleach is easy but harmful in the long run. A little bit of patience and the right direction can help you restore your skin tone and its luster by following the below mentioned:

Remove Suntan and Lighten Skin Naturally

1. Lemon

Lemon

The natural bleaching component of lemon helps in lightening the skin tone and reducing the sun tan.
Mix and apply lemon juice with honey to the affected area and rinse off with cool water after 10-15 minutes.

2. Cucumber

Cucumber

 

Cucumber aids in reducing tan, moisturizing the skin with its Vitamin C properties and its cooling effect soothes the skin.

  • Grind cucumber into a paste
  • Mix rose water and lemon juice
  • Mix all the ingredients forming a paste
  • Apply this to your affected area and leave it for 30 minutes
  • Rinse off with cool water.

3. Tomato

Tomato

 

The anti-oxidant property, minerals, and vitamins present in tomatoes help to make your skin look healthy and remove tan.

  • Mix tomato peel, 1 tbsp curd, and 1 tbsp oatmeal into a paste.
  • Apply this paste to your affected area and let it rest for 15 minutes
  • Later rinse off with cool water and moisturize yourself well.

4. Potato

 

PotatoThe natural bleaching agent and vitamin C present in potatoes help in fighting sun tan.

  • Peel the potato and grind it to form a thick paste
  • Apply this paste to your affected area and let it rest for 30 minutes
  • Later rinse off with cool water and moisturize yourself well.

5. Aloe Vera

ALOEVERA

 

Aloe Vera is a must in every house. It has rich properties which can help you heal a lot of skin and hair issues. You can directly use aloe-Vera gel on the affected area by simply rubbing it on your skin. It not only cleanses and lightens your skin but also nourishes it well. You can also cut small pieces of the stem and freeze them in the ice tray. Just take some ice cubes of aloe-Vera and rub them on tanned areas.

6. Turmeric

 

Turmeric

Turmeric is full of antiseptic and beauty enhances properties.

Mix 2 tbsp besan (Bengal gram flour), 1/4th tsp turmeric, 1 tbsp milk, and 1 tbsp orange peel
Wash clean and apply this paste to the affected areas. Let it dry for 20-25 minutes.

Sprinkle little water on the dried mask and using your fingertips gently exfoliate and scrub in a clockwise and anticlockwise direction. Repeat this process on alternate days and make sure not to step out on the sun after finishing this process for at least 2 hours. It’s advisable to apply this mask in the evening or before going to bed.

7. Papaya

papaya

 

The natural enzymes present in papaya are great for skin renewal, exfoliation, and restoration.

Mash ½ cup ripe papaya into a thick paste
Add 1 tbsp honey (aids in moisturizing and softening skin) to this paste
Apply this mixture to the affected area and rinse off after 30 minutes.

8. Milk Powder & Almond

Milk Powder & Almond

 

Milk powder is great for moisturizing skin and reduces sun tan giving you a clear tone.
Mix 2 tbsp milk powder, 1 tbsp honey, and 1 tsp almond oil
Apply this mixture to the affected area and rinse off after 30 minutes.

How to Remove Suntan and Lighten Skin Naturally

Along with these measures you also need to keep your skin hydrated from the inside by drinking lots of water. Make sure to apply sunscreen on the exposed skin before stepping out in the sun. Regularly moisturize and exfoliate your skin to ensure its good health. Once you come back from the outdoors make sure to wash your face with cold water and also use a face wash to remove dirt and oil from the face.