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Home remedies for Sun Tanned Skin

Posted on August 6, 2006 in Skin Care

People in Western countries are fond of tanned skin, but in Eastern countries, tanned appearance is not appreciated much as they suppose it to be unattractive and unaesthetic. With the rush of summer, many people complain about sun tanned skin.

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The production of melanin is increased in the body due to the ultraviolet rays of the sun and resulting into sun tanned skin. If you want to get relief from the sun tanned skin; read the home remedies for sun tanned skin given in this article. Though, it is not easy to get rid of sun tanned skin, but with patience and some care, it can be achieved soon.

Natural Remedies for Sun Tanned Skin

The following are a few tried and tested remedies for sun tanned skin:

1. Yogurt: Yogurt is quite effective in managing dark skin due to sun tan. It helps cool the skin as well as also tightens the skin pores and reduces redness. To apply yogurt, follow the given method:

This is an effective home remedy and follow it for a few weeks. You can also apply plain yogurt on the tanned skin before bath daily for best results.

2. Lemon juice: Lemon contains natural bleaching properties which makes it quite effective against sun tan. You can choose the following methods to cure sun tan with lemon:

3. Potato: If you apply raw potato on the sun tanned skin, it will work wonders as it is an excellent remedy for sun tan and also soothes sun burn. It works as a natural bleach as it is rich in vitamin C. Follow the given methods to rectify sun tan:

4. Aloe Vera: Aloe vera is the best home remedy for cooling and soothing the sun tanned skin. If applied daily, it will also help tighten the skin pores, cleanse and nourish it as it is the best moisturizing agent available in nature. Follow the given methods to cure sun tan:

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5. Cucumber: Cucumber helps cool the skin and remove sun tan effectively. The juice of cucumber helps eliminate sun tan as it is rich in vitamin C and its water content helps moisturize the skin effectively. Follow the given methods to cure sun tan:

6. Bengal Gram Flour: Bengal gram flour is an effective cleansing agent. Follow the given methods to help cure tan skin:

This pack should be applied once in two days for getting rid of tan effectively.

7. Papaya: Papaya is rich in some enzymes which helps skin renewal due to proper exfoliation of the skin. It also helps restore the skin’s moisture, makes it soft and causes its whitening. Follow the given methods to remove sun tan with papaya:

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14 Responses to “Home remedies for Sun Tanned Skin”

  1. timcy Says:

    it was great to see this site and such handy tips on so many things. im very hapy and impressed to see it and i hope and wish the results are good too.

  2. Itza Says:

    I’m glad i found a solution to my severe tan. I’ll try this and see how it works for me. Thanks.

  3. cucoo Says:

    I will try this

  4. ranjeet Says:

    really site has provided me great knoledge abt beauty thanks

  5. gopi Says:

    Really very good.

  6. alankrita Says:

    i likked this site,will try the remedy. lets hope it works

  7. vaidehee Says:

    has anyone tried it? i want to know if it works. i want a remedy for tan on hands and face…

  8. monsen Says:

    yeah it works,i tried it on my face nd it reduced my tan.. i like dis site. thanx

  9. Dana Gardocki Says:

    Spring is just about here and I can’t wait to hit the pool – that is a nice post, drop by for a visit and say hi.

  10. Mia Al Amin Says:

    Wow xD those remedies really work wonders, i’ve been using this for almost one week now, i wouldnt say tht my skin is already lighter but its so clean n fresh that it actually glows, just imagine how it would be like if this process is continued for a month or so xDD
    now this is magic ^^

  11. shanku Says:

    Hi all, can anyone tell the procedure to make the raw potato juice?
    I would be really thankful. Please reply soon friends.

  12. jaya Says:

    tips are greats and effective

  13. parinita Says:


  14. kalpana Says:

    tnq,but i have tried all what you have mentioned above could you please suggest me alternative tip .actually iam very fair but my hands looks very dark so could you please suggest me to get rid off blackness on my hands.

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