Say Goodbye to Tanning | Natural Remedies to Fight the Sun Tan this Summer

The bright sun with its hotness brings along the three strong “S” along with it – summers, sun-tan and skincare. 

Except for the suntan which is no less than a nightmare, everything from gorgeous floral dresses to pastel shades seems so perfect about summers. 

The temperature has already started rising with scorching heat which may lead to various skin problems if proper protection is not taken. You have to adopt some changes and keep your skin healthy as healthy skin represents the healthy you. 

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After prolonged exposure to the sun, a suntan is the most common issue that is faced by everyone. 

Before this tan starts dulling your glow, equip yourself with these best natural remedies and bid goodbye to tanning forever. 

Tomato and Yoghurt–

Yogurt being rich in lactic acid helps in softening the skin while Tomato is an ingredient that is rich in antioxidants which helps to brighten the skin.

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How to use– 
- Grab a fresh tomato and peel off its skin.
- Add 2-3 tablespoon yogurt to tomato and blend them properly into a paste.
- Apply the paste for 20-25 minutes and then wash with normal water.
- And you are ready with a perfect radiant glow to shine away.

Coffee Powder– 

Brewing coffee smells heavenly and sipping it feels quite amazing. But another interesting fact about coffee that most of you are unaware of is that it can rejuvenate your skin in a wonderful way. How? Just follow the mentioned steps.

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How to use– 
- Take 1 tbsp of water and 1 tbsp of coffee powder and mix them well.
- Start applying the mixture in an upward direction on your face.
- Let it rest on your face for not more than 15 minutes and then wash it off with cold water.
- Make sure you don’t leave it for long duration and after using it you will find yourself with earthy glow and tan fading away day by day.

A perfect combo of Mint and Tulsi leaves– 

Tulsi is home of benefits for a healthy body and Mint helps in cooling down your skin. For the De-tan process, you need to extract juice out of tulsi and mint leaves.

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How to use- 
- Add fresh tulsi and mint leaves with some water in the grinder.
- Filter the juice and keep aside the solid residue.
- Apply the juice with the help of a brush and let it rest on your face for 15-20 minutes and wash with water.
- Keep the left juice in the refrigerator and apply this 2 times a day for the best results.

Sour Curd– 

People, in general, remain in a dilemma of whether to apply sour curd on the skin or not. But if you are looking for the best ingredient to de-tan yourself that it has wonderful results.

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How to use– 
- Blend well the sour curd in a blender.
- Apply the blended curd on the affected areas and let it rest there for approx. 15-20 minutes.
- Due to its cooling properties, it will remove the excessive sunburn. Wash it off with cold water.

Strawberry and Raw Milk– 

Strawberries are a great source of Vitamin C and are rich in antioxidants. These prove to be a great relief for those who have oily skin. 

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How to use – 
- Mash the strawberries and mix well with raw milk.
- Apply the formed paste on your face and leave for around 20-25 minutes.
- Rinse it off with lukewarm water.

Rice Flour– 

You will never get disappointing results if you are going to use this must-try ingredient to de-tan yourself. It has whitening properties and you can see the results as soon as you start using it.

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How to use – 
- Mix 1tbspn of rice flour with 1 tbsp of water/milk.
- Apply it on the affected areas and let it dry completely.
- Wash it away with water.
- You can add tomato juice in the mixture if you are looking for quicker results.

Cucumber Juice- 

The cooling effect of cucumber is the best natural remedy for tanned or sunburnt skin. 

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How to use – 
- Blend the chopped cucumber and extract its juice by filtering the solid ones.
- With the help of a cotton ball, apply it all over the tanned skin.
- Let it dry well and wash it off properly with water.

These simple efforts done by you will prove of all the worth when you will see that fresh look back on your skin. Try these simple methods without much hassle and enjoy the radiant glow this summer. Beat the heat with the freshness of your skin.

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