Summer is here, and it is time to bring out your short dresses and shades to have fun at the beach with family and friends. In spite of all the pleasure and fun, at the end of the day nearly all of us are left with hideous and unappealing sun tan that takes away all the cool from the trip. With the lack of time, most of us choose for speedy fix solutions like a session of bleach or applying chemical loaded cosmetic products for immediate tan removal. However all these products take a severe toll on the subtle skin of the face and show serious side-effects in the long term. Therefore, it is excellent to opt for home therapy to remove sun tan that not only repairs the damage in a wholesome way. Here are some remedies you need for a tan-free skin this summer.
Cucumber, Rose Water and Lemon Juice Pack
Take the same proportion of each of cucumber juice, lemon juice and rose water and mix it up in a bowl. Apply with cotton on tanned spots, wait for 10 minutes and rinse with cold water. Apply this pack each day after you get back home.
Papaya and Honey Face Pack:
Take ½ cup of ripened papaya pulp and crush it well, add one tablespoon of honey to it and blend well. Apply on dirt free face and dry for 30 minutes. Wash off with water.
Aloe Vera, Red Lentil and Tomato Face Pack:
Immerse a tablespoon of red lentil in water for 20 minutes and make a coarse paste. Combine this paste with fresh aloe vera gel and a tablespoon tomato pulp and rub down on face and neck. Let it stay for 20 minutes and wash with water.
Oat Meal and Butter Milk Exfoliating Pack:
Mix 1 tablespoon of oatmeal with 2 tablespoons of buttermilk and apply on face. Tenderly massage in circular action. Let it hang about for 15-20 minutes and rinse with water.
Orange Juice and Yogurt Face Pack:
Yogurt works as a natural bleach and moisturizer to make skin calm and supple. Mix a tablespoon each of yogurt and orange juice and apply on face. Put it down for 30 minutes and wash off with water.
Potato and Lemon Juice Face Pack:
Extract the juice of a potato, mix 1 tablespoon of lemon juice with it and apply on face and other affected areas. Let it sit for 30-40 minutes. Rinse with cold water.
Sandal Wood and Coconut Water Pack:
Mix a tablespoon of sandalwood dust with coconut water to make a paste and add a few drops of almond oil to it. Apply on face and neck, and let it rest for 20 minutes and rinse with water.
Wheat Flour Face Pack:
Make a paste by using 2 tablespoons of wheat flour and water and apply on face. The paste need not be too solid. Let it dry for 15 minutes and rinse with water and get radiant skin.
Prepare these simple and trouble-free face packs at home and offer your skin with the pampering concern and nourishment that it is ought to have. Happy De-tanning J.