Suntan is a common skin condition for everybody in summer. Actually, the sun rays contain Ultraviolet radiations, UVA and UVB.
UVA is the culprit in causing tan. UVA penetrates deep into the skin and triggers melanocytes making more melanin production. Melanin is a pigment which gives tan whereas UVB causes sunburn.
Tanning makes your skin darker. Removing tan is not as fast as getting tanned.
In this article, I am going to reveal 5 quick packs to remove sun tan from face and body. The ingredients used here are completely natural and no need to worry about the side effects.
How To Remove Suntan?
Here are 5 Effective Home Remedies To Remove Sun Tan
Tomato Anti-tan Pack
Tomato works great for tanned skin. It also rejuvenates dull skin and gives clear skin.
Take a ripe tomato and make a smooth paste using a blender. Add 1 tablespoon of chickpea powder and 1 tablespoon of milk powder to it. Apply on the face and body.
Let it stand for 20 minutes and wash with cold water. Use this every for easy tan removal.
If you don’t have time to make the pack just cut a tomato into half and rub that half all over the tanned area for at least 5 minutes.
Cucumber Tan Pack
Cucumber pack has cooling, soothing and anti-inflammatory properties. Take a cucumber and extract the juice. Add 1 tablespoon of honey and 1 tablespoon of lemon juice to the cucumber juice.
Clean your face thoroughly and apply this on the tanned skin. Leave for 15 minutes and wash off with cool water. You need to do this for twice in a day.
This is an ideal pack for a suntan. Soak 5-6 almonds for 8 hours. Peel off the skin and make a smooth paste using raw milk.
To the almond paste add some lemon juice. Apply it on the tanned skin and gently massage for a minute. Leave it for 10 minutes and rinse with water. Use this pack twice in a week to get rid of sun tan.
This is the best sun tan removal cream.
This pack contains rich levels of lactic acid, vitamins, and minerals that will help to remove tanning, clear blemishes and gives an instant glow to the skin.
Mix 2 tablespoons of yogurt with a paste of strawberry made by mashing 2-3 strawberries. Apply on face, gently massage for 5 minutes. Leave it on for another 15 minutes. Wash with normal water and pat dry.
This papaya pack will lighten, brighten and renews new cells. It fades away suntan and eliminates dead skin cells.
Take ripe papaya and mash it into a smooth paste. Add a spoonful of honey. Dip a cotton ball in milk and wipe the face thoroughly. Then apply this pack all over the area and let it sit for 20 minutes. Wash off with cold water.