Top 3 Face Masks To Help Remove Sun Tan
Sun tanning is probably one of the most common skin problem faced my Indians today. Summer means extensive exposure to the sun’s ultra violate (UV) rays which increases the melanin production in the skin which leads to its darkening. We all love wearing short dresses, shades and sipping on cool lemonade as we relax with our families in the beaches, directly under the sun. what we later regret are those harsh sun tan lines that usually occurs to the exposed body parts such as arms, legs, neck and of course the face. The sun rays on the skin can also cause pimples, skin burn, acne, dark spots, fine lines, wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and premature skin ageing.
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Nowadays there have been many chemical and cosmetic procedures available in the market for quick results and solutions such as skin bleaching, whitening and instant sun tan removing creams and masks. But what most people are unaware about is the amount of permanent damage it can do to your skin. The skin and the cells take a major heft due to these chemicals are even destroyed, stropping the natural formation of heathy skin cells. Thus, it is advised and safe to stick and lean towards the home made remedies which are 100% safe and natural. The results provided by them may take time to completely heal the skin but it is still a thousand times better than the chemical procedures which sometimes don’t even deliver what the offer!
Here are a few quick and easy DIY face masks which will help remove tan:
Papaya and Honey Face Sun Tan Removing Mask
- Ripe Papaya (Mashed)
In a bowl, take a few pieces of ripped papaya and mash them properly with a fork. One the fruit is completely mashed, add a tablespoon of honey in it and mix the two together. The 1st sun tan removing mask is as simple as that. The wonderful enzymes present in papaya help remove the sun tan and it also has skin lightening properties while the honey soften and moisturizes the skin.
After washing your face and patting it dry, use your fingers or a brush to gently spread this smooth sun tan removing face mask on your face and neck. Leave it on for 30 minutes then wash off with water.
Almond Oil, Milk Powder and Honey Sun Tan Removing Mask
- A few tablespoons of milk powder
- 1 tablespoon of Honey
- Almond oil
In a clean bowl, mix 2 tablespoon of milk powder and 1 table spoon of honey. Make sure there are no bumps in the mixture. Add a couple of drops of almond oil in it and mix properly. Milk powder is a wonderful agent when it comes to removing sun tan. It moisturizes the skin deeply and reduces the tan and brings forth your naturally glowing clean skin while the almond and honey add a bonus moisture to the skin.
Apply this sun tan removing mask for 20-30 minutes on the kin and then wash off with water.
Yogurt and Orange Juice Sun Tan Removing Mask
- Freshly procured orange juice
- Plain yogurt
Take and orange and squeeze out its juice then mix it with 1 tablespoon of plain yogurt. 1 tablespoon of the juice is fine. The mask will be watery and runny. The Vitamin C from the orange helps fight blemishes and helps even out skin tone. Mixed along with yogurt allows it to fight the tan and helps in skin tightening and slows down the process of ageing on skin thanks to the process of Collagen in the orange.
Spread the Sun Tan removing mask evenly on your skin and leave it on for 30 minutes. Wash off with water.
Have you tried out these methods of sun tan removal yet?