Sunshine is the time to enjoy on beach and parks with friends and family.
Despite all the fun and enjoyment in the sun, by the end of the day most people are left with ugly and unattractive marks of the sun tan on the body, which become difficult to get rid of. There are many cosmetic products and bleaching techniques for tan removal, but most of them damage the skin in the long run. Natural remedies help to remove the tan in a gentle caring way.
Home Remedies To Remove Sun Tan
Baking Soda Scrub
Prepare a solution or a paste by mixing baking soda with water and use it as a scrub to remove the tan from your hands or any affected area. If you are looking out for quick results, then try this procedure every alternate day.
Vinegar as a tan remedy.
Take equal quantity of vinegar and water in a bowl and mix it well. Then dip your hands into the bowl and let it rest in the bowl for 5 to 10 minutes. Once this is done just wash your hands with cold water. You can try this therapy daily till you get satisfied results.
Honey and Lime Juice as anti tan.
Prepare a mixture of honey and lime juice and apply it on the affected areas. Leave the solution on your hands for 10 to 15 minutes. Then wash it off with cold water. Remember to pat dry the hands with a dry cotton towel. This will effectively get rid of sun tan from your skin.
Lime and Cucumber Juice to get rid of tan.
Best way to get rid of sun tan with this mixture. Prepare a mixture of lime juice, cucumber juice and rosewater and apply it on the tanned area. Let this mixture remain on your hands for 10 to 15 minutes and then wash it off with cold water. This mixture has proven to be quiet effective to remove harsh sun tans and sun burns. The citric content in the lime and cooling effect of rose water acts as a perfect combination to remove tan from your hands very easily and quickly. You can prepare the solution and store it in the refrigerator for a week or so.
Soak a cotton pad in lime juice and dab/rub it on the tanned surface. Massage it for a minute or 2 and then leave it for 10 to 15 minutes. When it is completely dried wash your hands with cold water.
Yoghurt and Gram Flour for Tanned Skin.
Prepare a paste of gram flour, yogurt and lemon. The quantity of each item should be equal. Then apply the paste to the affected areas. Leave it for 10 minutes. When mixture is completely dried, wash it off with lukewarm water. This will remove tanned skin naturally and make it lightening.
Turmeric and Raw Milk.
You can also add one tablespoon of turmeric powder and lime juice in raw milk. Mix it well and then apply the mixture to the tanned area. Allow it to dry for 10 minutes and then wash it off with cold water. It will treat the tanned areas on your face.
Follow the above remedies and remove sun tan from your body by staying in home with out going any where with in a short span of time.