With the summer come vacations, beach parties and a lot of outings. This means that getting the tan you despise becomes almost inevitable. But, do not let the fear of tanning stop you from having some great time out during your vacations. There are some easy ways through which you can remove the traces of summer partying from you skin.
So, to stop you from spoiling your vacations, we are telling you some easy methods through which you can remove summer tan:
Lemon juice is one of the great ways to get rid of tan. In order to get the best result, take out pure lemon juice and apply it on the affected areas. Leave it for about 15-20 minutes, and rinse it off with cold water. If you continue doing so for the period of few weeks, not only will your tan disappear, but unnecessary marks on your face will be gone as well.
On the other hand, if you have a proper burn your skin, lemon juice can soothe that too. Mix lemon juice with cucumber or curd, and apply on the tanned areas. It will help in removing the tan quickly, while also getting rid of the burning on your skin.
Raw Tomatoes are a go to vegetable whenever it comes to skin. You would have already heard about its great effects, but very few people know that it is also an effective remedy for tan.
All you have to do is to cut off tomatoes and rub slices on the areas where you have tan. Continuing the procedure for some weeks will reap great benefits.
Milk products including curd are helpful in softening the skin, concealing the pigmentation marks, and lightening the tan. Cherry on top, curd is so cool that you would want to apply it onto your skin even when the tan is gone.
Curd, when paired with some other ingredients that will surely be available at your home, is a great face mask. Prepare your face mask at home by mixing curd with Fuller’s Earth. Apply the paste on the affected areas and leave it to dry for about twenty minutes. Rinse off with cold water; the darkness and tan will be removed by a greater margin.
Aloe Vera Gel:
Aloe Vera is one of those natural plants that you should be extremely thankful to God about. It is capable of solving a horde of your skin and hair related problems.
If you want to remove the tan in the least amount of possible time, combine Aloe Vera with rose water and glycerin. Apart from removing the tan, these ingredients have moisturizing qualities that will not only remove the tan, but will repair the brittle skin left by excessive exposure to skin.
Oatmeal, Honey & Curd Scrub:
These three when paired together are homemade exfoliators for sun tan, which leaves skin damaged and dead. The scrub made by these natural ingredients will help fight tan, remove dead skin cells and will leave your skin fresh over a short period of time.
Sania is a student of accounts and finance. She enjoys shopping, trying out skincare remedies and blogging about anything that is related to beauty and self-care. Her love for pets, tea and travelling is eternal. She ritually posts at The Smart Women Blog.