So I know that tan is your enemy when you don’t want it. Many people love tanned skin but obviously it should be uniform and make skin glow. Nobody likes dull, patchy and sun burnt skin. What do you do when you get tanned? Cry? Hide the tanned parts under clothing?
No need for crying or hiding! Just use any of the following remedies to banish tan and get your glowing, smooth skin back-
This is the easiest, you can do to remove tan. Using Aloe gel for tan removal is a poular and effective remedy. Take the fresh gel out of a leaf and apply on the tanned parts. If you can’t get fresh gel then spend a little and buy readymade aloe vera gel.
Applying aloe gel also cools down the skin. You can apply it daily and as much as you want without the fear of any side-effects.
Cucumber and Rose Water
Cucumber is known for its cooling properties. It also helps in clearing blemishes. Mix 1 tbsp. cucumber juice with 1 tbsp. each of rose water and lemon juice. Apply it on tanned parts liberally. Use this daily for 10 minutes and rinse off.
The acidic lemon is nature’s bleach and rose water soothes skin. You can use it daily after sun exposure to remove daily tan.
Oats and Buttermilk
Buttermilk is yummy and cooling. It also has bleaching effect on skin. Moreover it softens skin too. Oats are great for exfoliation. Make a paste of oats and buttermilk as needed and apply it on the tanned parts of body.
The dual effect of exfoliation and bleaching will make your skin tan-free quickly.
Yogurt and Turmeric
The benefits of yogurt cannot be emphasized more. Take chilled yogurt in required amount and add in a little turmeric. Mix well and apply this post on tanned areas for 20 minutes daily. Wash with cold water. Turmeric is known to make skin glow. Yogurt will bleach your skin mildly to unveil the glow.
Almonds are very effective in tan removal. Soak 8-10 almonds overnight and grind them the next day. To this paste, add a few drops of sandalwood oil. Slather this paste on tanned parts of body and leave for 20 minutes. Wash off with cold water. With the regular usage of this pack, your skin will become fresh and glowing.