Homemade face packs for Tan
Summers are here and most of us are also worried about the tan making our skin dull, dark and damaged. There are so many products in the market that comes handy when we talk about tan and dull skin. However, big claims of removing the tan and brightening the skin in just one application are all bogus! In reality, these are all chemical infused products with least to no effect on tan or dull skin.
Anyhow, we have always been sharing home remedies and lifestyle changes that can help you get better skin. Especially, staying hydrated, using the good quality facial cleanser, applying sunscreen are some of the basics of summers. Along with these, you also need to be a bit more careful about your face. As an example, the parts of your body that are exposed to the sun. So to help you with this, we have some homemade face packs to remove facial tan.
Orange Peel and Milk Face Pack for Tan
Earlier, we have mentioned the benefits of orange peel powder and how can you make it at home. (read here) To make this pack, you just need to mix the orange peel powder with milk. Add some rose water to give a soothing feel and make a paste. Apply this on all the body parts which are exposed more to the sun in addition to your face. Wash off after it’s dry.
You can use this pack 3 times a week and not worry about the tan lines.
Gram Flour and Multani Mitti Face Pack for Tan
To make this pack, take gram flour and Multani mitti in equal quantities, mix these powders with sufficient quantity of milk to make a paste. Use this pack 3 times a week of alternate day to get rid of unwanted tan.
Gram Flour and Multani mitti have proven benefits in sin lightening, removing dark patches and removing dirt. Milk, on the other hand, helps to keep the skin soft.
Tomato and Cucumber Face Pack
Tomatoes have anti-tan properties and cucumber is known to sooth the skin. Grate both the ingredients and take sufficient quantities in a bowl. Take them whole and not just the juice. Apply this as a layer on your face. Let it dry and then remove it by massaging it slowly.
This one can also be used on every alternate day. If you have heat burns, avoid tomatoes and add cucumber into rose water and besan for maximum benefits.
Banana face Pack for tan
Mash a full banana and add 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and an equal quantity of milk in it. Apply this face pack on the affected area and after 20 minutes, wash it with little warm water. Banana and milk help moisturize your skin and keep it soft. Lemon helps lighten the dark sports and removes facial tan.