During sun tanning, our body produces melanin which protects the body against harmful UV rays. It also gives you a darker complexion as a result. If you have a dark skin and you tired of wasting money on chemically prepared lotions you can go for the natural way. Here are the best natural tips to get rid of sun tanned dark skin and get back your fair complexion.
Ground some fresh mints leaves and apply the paste. Leave it for about 20-30 minutes and then wash with cold water. Apply this product frequently for two weeks for worthwhile results.
Tomato and lime juice
Grate some tomato and mix with 3 drops of lime water and apply it on your face. Leave it for 20 minutes before washing off. For good results, you should repeat the application for at least10 days
Milk powder honey lemon and almond oil
Mix 1 tablespoon of milk powder, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, 1 tablespoon of honey and half tablespoon of almond oil. Apply the paste on your face in circular motions. Leave it for about 20 minutes and then wash off. This remedy gives you a smooth and glowing complexion.
Lemon contains ascorbic acid so it can easily bleach tanned skin. It’s a natural bleaching agent thus it can remove the tan in your face without any side effects. Squeeze lemon into a bowl and soak a cotton ball into it then apply it all over your face and neck. Lemon also gives you a glowing skin. After washing it off apply a good moisturizer since lemon dries the face.
Almonds, milk and lime juice
Soak almonds overnight and remove their skin in the morning. Then grind them and make a paste by adding one tablespoon of milk and 3 drops of lime juice. Apply on your neck and the face and leave it overnight. In the morning wash it off using cold water. Apply the remedy for 15 days for better results.
Potato and lemon juice
Squeeze some lemon juice and grind potato to make a fine thick paste. Apply it on the affected areas like the face. Leave it on for at least 20 minutes until it dries. Wash off with cold water and repeat the application of this remedy twice a week for better results.
If you want to maintain your skin complexion and avoid overspending on chemically prepared creams apply the above tips. You can use aloe Vera leaves mixed with lemon juice to the affected areas .Always eat a balanced diet with increased intake of vitamin C,A and E since they give you a smooth and glowing skin.