People living in eastern countries do not prefer tanned skin. Its’ very unattractive for them to stay with a tanned skin. Summer is the most hated season of the year by eastern people. It’s a difficult task to get back to normal skin. Sometimes sunscreens also don’t seem to help and in summer to apply any kind of cream is like applying oil all over your face. Those chemical ways don’t help in getting rid of the tan and it does not suit all types of skin, some skin are sensitive to chemical creams and they fail to get rid of tan. The best way to get rid of the tan is to use the natural way and home remedies are small easy steps.
1. Wheat Flour Pack
To make a paste of the pack take two tablespoon of wheat flour and add water to the flour mix it well until you are sure it is turning into a paste and apply it over your face. You will not see the difference the immediately. Tan is something that does not come off easily it takes a lot of time. Therefore, you have to be patient and apply this paste regularly to see great results.
2. Cucumber, Lemon Juice, and Rose Water
A tablespoon of cucumber juice, lemon juice, and rose water in a bowl. Mix it well to make a paste out of these three. Apply it on your face – can also use on hands or feet – leave it for about 10 minutes and rinse it off with cold water. Repeat the process every day after you come home from sun and you’ll see great results as it contains natural bleaching agents (cucumber and lemon juice). Cucumber and rose water refreshes your face.
3. Lemon juice, Tomato and Yoghurt
Lemon juice is very effective in removing tan and so is tomato. Yoghurt helps you nourish and moisturize your skin and a natural glow over your face. Take a tablespoon of each – tomato pulp and not juice – and mix it well to make a mask. Apply it on the affected area leave it on for 30 minutes and rinse it off with cold water.
4. Turmeric and Bengal Gram Flour (Besan)
Mix 2 tablespoons of gram flour, 1-tablespoon milk, a pinch of turmeric powder and 1 tablespoon crushed orange peel in a rose water (cold). Stir it well to get a pack out of it and apply it over your face. Let the pack dry for 20 minutes. Dap water over the dried up area and move clockwise and anti-clockwise. The process can be repeated once in two days to get amazing results. The turmeric powder helps with healthy glow on the skin and gram flour is a natural way of exfoliating the skin.
5. Honey and Papaya
Mash up a ripe papaya and add a tablespoon of honey and blend them really well till you get a thick paste. Apply over the tanned areas and set it for 30 minutes. Rinse it off with lukewarm water. Honey does not only help with weight loss but also helps with your skin glow. Papaya whitens and exfoliates the skin.
6. Red lentil ( Masoor daal), tomato and Aloe Vera
Blend the lentil in a blender; make a paste out of it. mix a tablespoon of tomato pulp and aloe Vera gel. Apply on the affected areas and massage well. Leave it in for 20 minutes and wash it off with water. Lentil helps in exfoliating the skin and aloe Vera helps in healing the suntan and sunburn.
7. Buttermilk and Oatmeal
Mix a tablespoon of buttermilk and a tablespoon of oatmeal. Apply it over the affected area and massage it gently. Leave it on for 10-15 minutes and rinse it off with water. Buttermilk helps you with skin complexion and exfoliates your skin.
8. Yoghurt and Orange Juice Face Pack
Since orange is contained with Vitamin C it helps in regenerating new skin cells. It improves skin tone and texture. Mix a tablespoon of orange juice and yoghurt, apply the pack, leave it on for 30 minutes, and rinse it off with water. Yoghurt helps in moisturizing and softens the skin.
9. Tomato and Yogurt
Mix a tablespoon of yoghurt and tomato juice. Apply and leave it on for 30 minutes and rinse it off with water. These two are very effective for removing tan. They help you get rid of the dark spots and oiliness from the skin. They are natural tan removers. It is simple, easy and cheap.
10. Lemon Juice and Potato Face Pack
Potato contains vitamin C it helps lighten the skin and add an amazing glow to your dull skin back again. The combination of the two is effective. Both lemon and potato make a great natural way to remove sun. Extract potato juice and mix it with lemon juice. Apply it on for 30-40 minutes and wash the pack off.
Oatmeal can be very healthy for skin and your body. It acts as a natural exfoliator to remove sun tan and pores. Add ground almond, dried orange peel, milk and oatmeal powder mix it well till you get a thick paste of it. Apply it on for 30 minutes and rinse it off with cold water.
12. Milk Cream and Strawberry Face Pack
Strawberries and creams if combined are yummy to eat! These pink yummy berries help in lightening the skin; helps get you back your complexion. Milk Cream helps in moisturizing your skin and gets back your healthy glow. To get the mixture add a 2 tablespoon of cream milk and crush 4 strawberries. Leave it on for 30 minutes (make sure you do not eat the yummy pack) and rinse it off with water.
Here are 12 easy ways to get rid of suntans and sunburns. It involves the ingredient that is used in your daily life. It makes it easier for you to make homemade packs and bin all the chemical creams. Embrace the organic and natural way of getting rid of tan.