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Updated April 4th, 2024 at 18:31 IST

Effective And Natural Ways To Remove Tan At Home

As there's no escaping the sun, here are effective home remedies to remove tan from your face, hands, and feet.

1/6: Saffron is a valuable spice – not just because it’s expensive, but also because it has many skin benefits. Among the latter is its natural capacity to help reduce excessive sun tan./ Image: Freepik

2/6: Lemon juice is well known for its natural bleaching properties, making it an ideal alternative to chemical bleach. Besides, lemon juice contains the powerful antioxidant ascorbic acid. / Image: Freepik

3/6: Sandalwood doesn’t just smell great; it also has Sesquiterpenoid alcohols that help reduce sun tan and brightens skin. Besides, sandalwood is inherently cooling and feels great on skin. / Image: Unsplash

4/6: Aloe vera gel is one of the most soothing ingredients for summer, primarily because the gel is mainly composed of water. Aloe vera is packed with antioxidants that can reverse sun tan. / Image: Unsplash

5/6: Turmeric has long been used to improve complexion, and it also works to remove sun tan. Curcumin is the main compound in turmeric, which has powerful anti-inflammatory properties. / Image: Unsplash

6/6: Coconut milk is rich in lauric acid, which is great for soothing sunburn and lightening sun tan. Coconut milk also has antioxidants and can restore the skin’s pH balance. / Image: Unsplash

Published April 4th, 2024 at 12:45 IST