Remove Suntan and Lighten Skin Naturally

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Suntan is not very pleasing and embarrassing to get dual color tone. Instead of enjoying the colorful, bright and short dress, we end up covering our self from top to bottom to protect from getting tanned.

Getting rid of sun tan instantly using cosmetic products or bleach is easy but harmful in the long run. Little bit of patience and right direction can help you restore your skin tone and its luster following the below mentioned:

1. Lemon

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The natural bleaching component of lemon helps in lightening the skin tone reducing the sun tan.
Mix and apply lemon juice with honey on the affected area and rinse off with cool water after 10-15 minutes.

2. Cucumber

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Cucumber aids in reducing tan, moisturize the skin with its Vitamin C properties and its cooling effect soothes the skin.
Grind cucumber into paste
Mix rose water and lemon juice
Mix all the ingredients forming a paste
Apply this on your affected area and leave it for 30 minutes
Rinse off with coo water.

3. Tomato

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The anti-oxidants property, minerals and vitamins present in tomato helps to makes your skin look healthy and remove tan.
Mix tomato peel, 1 tbsp curd and 1 tbsp oatmeal into paste.
Apply this paste on your affected area and let it rest for 15 minutes
Later rinse off with cool water and moisturize yourself well.

4. Potato

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The natural bleaching agent and vitamin C present in potato helps in fighting sun tan.
Peel the potato and grind it to form a thick paste
Apply this paste on your affected area and let it rest for 30 minutes
Later rinse off with cool water and moisturize yourself well.

5. Aloe Vera

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Aloe Vera is a must in every house. It has rich properties which can help you heal lot of skin and hair issues. You can directly use aloe-Vera gel to the affected area by simply rubbing it to your skin. It not only cleanses and lightens your skin but also nourishes it well.
You can also cut small pieces of the stem and freeze it in the ice tray. Just take some ice cubes of aloe-Vera and rub it on tanned areas.

6. Turmeric

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Turmeric is full of antiseptic and beauty enhances properties.
Mix 2 tbsp besan (Bengal gram flour), 1/4th tsp turmeric, 1 tbsp milk and 1 tbsp orange peel
Wash yourself clean and apply this paste on the affected areas.
Let it dry for 20-25 minutes.
Sprinkle little water on the dried mask and using your finger tips gently exfoliate and scrub in clockwise and anticlockwise direction.
Repeat this process on alternate days and make sure not to step out on the sun after finishing this process for at least 2 hours. It’s advisable to apply this mask in the evening or before going to bed.

7. Papaya

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The natural enzymes present in papaya are great in skin renewal, exfoliation and restoration.
Mash ½ cup ripe papaya into a thick paste
Add 1 tbsp honey (aids in moisturizing and softening skin) to this paste
Apply this mixture on the affected area and rinse off after 30 minutes.

8. Milk Powder & Almond

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Milk powder is great in moisturizing skin and reduces sun tan giving you a clear tone.
Mix 2 tbsp milk powder, 1 tbsp honey and 1 tsp almond oil
Apply this mixture on the affected area and rinse off after 30 minutes.

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Along with these measures you also need to keep your skin hydrated from inside by drinking lots of water. Make sure to apply sunscreen on the exposed skin before stepping out in the sun. Regularly moisturize and exfoliate your skin to ensure its good health. Once you come back from outdoors make sure to wash your face with cold water and also use a face wash to remove dirt and oil from the face.