Sun tan is very common in summers. Summers brings sun damage, sun tan and skin darkening other than relaxing at the beach or feeling the sun rays on your face. These skin darkening and tanning increases when sunscreens are skipped. Sun tan makes your skin looks patchy and uneven therefore, it is extremely important to use a sunscreen to protect the skin from sun damage and skin darkening though if you already have sun tan on your face, then here are some effective home remedies and face packs to remove sun tan from the face. These beauty tips with face packs will make skin free from tan and also skin appears better.
1. Basil and Cucumber face pack to remove sun tan
Basil and cucumber face pack is a very effective face pack to remove sun tan. This face pack soothes the skin and when used regularly, it removes the sun tanning hence, makes skin glow. Cucumber tones the skin and enhances the complexion.
- Take some basil leaves and a piece of cucumber.
- Wash them well and put them in the grinder. Make a fine paste and apply it on the clean face.
- Rinse off after 20 minutes with plain water and see the glow on your skin.
- It gradually removes the sun tan and can be used twice a week by all skin types.
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2. Cucumber, Rosewater and lemon face pack to remove dark sun tan
Another great face pack to remove sun tan is with cucumber, rose water and lime juice. It is easy and quick to make and shows good results. This face pack also enhances the skin complexion.
- Take a teaspoonful of cucumber water, one tea spoonful of rosewater and half teaspoonful of lime juice.
- Mix this thoroughly and apply with cotton or clean fingers on the face.
- Mild tingling sensation would be there, due to the lime juice. Keep it for 20 minutes and rinse the face with plain water.
- This face pack can be used 3 times a week by all skin types to get rid of sun tan from face and body.
3. Curd and Potato juice face pack to remove tan
Curd is known to make skin lighter and remove sun tan from the face and body effectively. Potato juice is known to get rid of the skin darkness like dark circles and lip pigmentation. In the same manner, it also effectively lightens the sun tan.
- Take 2 teaspoonful of curd in a small bowl
- Peel a potato and out it in a grinder to extract the pulp. Once you get the pulp. Squeeze the pulp so that the juice can be extracted.
- Mix two tea spoonful of potato juice with the curd in the bowl. Mix them thoroughly.
- Apply it on the clean face and leave it for 20 minutes. Rinse off with lukewarm water.
- This can be done 2 times a week and can be done by dry to normal skin type.
4. Yoghurt and Gram flour face pack to remove sun tan
Gram flour with yoghurt is one of the tried and tested home remedy/face pack to get rid of sun tan from the face and body. Gram flour and curd improves skin complexion by lightening the skin darkness.
- Mix a teaspoonful of gram flour in a teaspoonful of yoghurt. Mix both the ingredients thoroughly.
- Apply on the face evenly and wash off after 20 minutes.
- This face pack removes sun tan when done regularly like twice a week.
5. Papaya and yoghurt face pack to remove sun tan
This face pack combination is suitable to lighten the sun tan from the face. This face pack not only removes tan but is a great face mask to get glowing skin. You will need two products to make this face pack: yoghurt and papaya.
- Mash a piece of papaya in a pulp paste and add one teaspoonful of yoghurt.
- Mix them well and apply on the face.
- Leave for 20 minutes and rinse off with plain water.
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6. Tomato and Honey face pack to remove sun tan
Tomatoes are known to brighten up the complexion and get rid of the sun tan. This face pack can be tried 2 times a week for a glowing skin and soon it will help giving tan free skin.
- Take a medium sized tomato and squeeze the juice out of it in a small bowl. Add one teaspoonful of honey and mix this well.
- Apply with the fingers with some massaging and then leave it for 20 minutes.
- Wash your face with plain water and pat dry.
7. Lime juice, Turmeric and Rose water face pack for sun tan removal
Lime juice, rosewater and some turmeric can be a good face pack to remove sun tan from the face effectively. It instantly gives results in sun tan and brighten ups the complexion by lightening the marks and spots.
- Take a lemon and squeeze half of it in a bowl, add a tea spoonful of rose water and a pinch of turmeric powder. Mix it well
- Apply on the face with fingers with gentle massaging.
- Leave the face pack for 20 minutes and rinse off with plain water
These were some quick home remedies and face packs to remove sun tan from your face. They will definitely show good results, when done regularly.