Sun tan is a common problem now a day. Exposure to the sun for a long time causes the skin to become a few shades darker. There are many products in the market for tan removal but these are all chemical-based. So it is better to home-based face masks which are very effective for our skin. In this article, I have listed some best face packs that will remove tan within a few days.

Lemon Juice & Honey

A mixture of Lemon Juice & Honey is very effective in the removal of tan from face. Squeeze some juice from the lemon and add few drops of honey to it. Apply this mixture on your skin and let it stay for half an hour. Wash off with fresh water

Gram Flour & Turmeric

Gram flour is a powerful remedy for tan removal for ages. Turmeric is an excellent ingredient to brighten our skin. Take 1 tablespoon of gram flour, add 1 teaspoon of turmeric to it. Now add some water or milk to make a thick paste. Apply this on your face for 1 hour and then wash off with warm water.

Potato Juice

Potato juice is highly beneficial for removing tan & brightening our skin.  It is also effective for lightening dark circles around the eyes. Blend some raw potato and extract the juice from it. Apply this on your skin with a cotton ball. Let it dry and then wash off with warm water.

Tomato & Yogurt

Tan removal

Another effective home remedy for tan removal is tomato.  Yogurt contains lactic acid which makes our skin softer.  Take 2-3 fresh tomatoes and blend them into a thick paste. Add 3 tablespoon of fresh yogurt to it. Apply this mixture on your skin and let it stay for 1 hour. Wash off with fresh water.

Masoor Dal

Tan removal

Masoor Dal is another effective ingredient for the removal of tan. Soak 2-3 tablespoon of masoor dal in warm water. After a few hours drain the water and blend the dal in a grinder. Now apply this thick paste on your skin and let it dry for 1 hour. Wash it off with lukewarm water and pat dry

Sandalwood Powder & Rosewater

Tan removal

Sandalwood powder is very useful for brightening our skin and also cures other skin problems as well.  Take 3 tablespoons of Chandan (sandalwood powder) and add a few drops of rose water to it. Apply this mixture on your face and let it remain for 30 minutes on the skin.  Wash off with fresh cold water.

Conclusion: These are some top home remedies to remove tan from our skin. Choose any one of the remedies and apply that for once a week for one or two months. You will be amazed to see the results.

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