Homemade tips for skin lightening

Nowadays people want to look beautiful and healthy but due to their heavy work load and the pollution outside looses their color of skin and tanning occurs. This may happen due to stress and sun exposure. Many cosmetics are available in the market, but the harmful chemicals may damage the skin overall. Here we are discussing about the tips to enlighten the color of skin.

Natural homemade face packs for glowing skin

Dried orange peel and yogurt for skin fairness

Yogurt is the best product that is rich in nutrients and is good for the skin. This is rich in lactic acid that has bleaching properties. Similarly, orange has bleaching property to lighten the skin tone. Powder the dried orange peels into fine and add 1 spoon of yogurt into it. Apply this mixture onto the skin for 20 minutes and wash it off. This enlightens the skin and it reduces the black head spots.

Tomato, yogurt, and oatmeal to get natural glowing skin

The tomato is rich in lycopene which has photoprotective properties that can protect the skin from aging and also from skin cancer. The pack is rich in antioxidant and tomatoes and lighten the dark skin. A mixture of tomato, yogurt, and oatmeal is prepared and applied on the skin. Allow it to dry for 20 minutes and wash it off. This removes the dead cells and blemishes the tanned skin.

Lemon, milk powder, and honey for skin tan

Lemon is rich in Vitamin C that helps for skin lightening. This also helps to reduce the production of melanin, which is a natural pigment responsible for skin tanning. Prepare a paste of this and applied onto the skin for 20 minutes. This gives glow to the skin and makes soft.

Potato to get soft skin

Potato is rich in Vitamin C and has some antioxidant properties. This also has mild bleaching properties that can whiten your skin. This also helps to remove dead skin cells. Potato pulp/slices are made and apply this onto the tanned/ normal skin for 20 minutes and wash it off. Try this for at least twice a day, gives relief from tanned skin and makes soft.

Lemon juice to lighten dark skin

Lemon juice has a natural bleaching property that is an excellent source to lighten and brighten your skin. Fresh lemon juice is used for application onto the skin and allows it for 20 minutes and washes it off. This increases skin tone.

Lemon/orange peel for skin lightening

Any citrus fruits are good for skin lightening action. Mixture of dried, powdered orange peel and milk is prepared and applied onto the skin. Allow to dry and wash it off, this enlightens the skin. Orange peel is rich in Vitamin C and calcium. It has some essential properties that can neutralize the skin and damage caused by harmful free radicals and oxidative stress. This is the effective natural home remedy to remove blackheads.

Tomato juice to give skin fairness

A tomato helps to give effective fairness and enhances the skin tone naturally. The antioxidant lycopene present in tomatoes is a natural sunscreen and can soothe the skin against sunburn. Tomato juice can be applied onto the skin and washed off after dried. This enlightens the skin. Cucumber, lemon, potato juice can also be used instead of that tomato juice.

Turmeric milk, sandalwood, bean paste for skin glow

Sandalwood lightens the dark skin. This inhibits the activity of tyrosinase that reduces melanin production. Turmeric is the best natural skin lightener. This works best to nourish dry skin and removes impurities and dead skin cells from the skin. These are made into a paste and applied onto the skin in brightening action. Apply it onto the skin and wash it off when partially dried. This gives soft and beautiful skin.

Papaya to lighten skin tone

Papaya is rich in enzymes and helps to get skin renewal. This is fully loaded with Vitamin A, C and E with antioxidants and also helps to moisturize skin and protects it against skin infections. Papaya paste/juice is prepared and applied onto the skin. Allow it to dry for 20 minutes and wash it off. This enlightens the skin.

Milk and lemon for skin nourishing

Milk is the natural skin bleaching that helps to nourish the skin. This gives a natural glow and healthy skin. Lemon is rich in Vitamin C that helps to remove dead skin cells. This solution is used as the bath solution in order to enlighten the skin.

Coconut water for skin complexion

Tender coconut water increases the complexion of skin and face too. Coconut water is the best natural home remedy to get naturally glowing skin. This helps to get rid of dark skin and results in fair skin.

Yogurt & honey to give brighter skin

Yogurt improves the skin brightness. The probiotic bacteria present in yogurt keep your skin healthy and make your skin to glow. Paste of yogurt and honey is prepared and applied onto the skin and allowed to dry for 20 minutes. This nourishes the skin and makes soft. Instead of yogurt we can also go for avocado, aloe vera too.

Gram flour, turmeric, lemon for skin portection

Gram flour possesses antimicrobial properties. This helps to protect the skin from infections. A paste of gram flour, turmeric, lemon is prepared and applied onto the face for 15- 20 minutes. Allow it to dry and wash it off. This gives brighter skin.

Avoid over sun exposure

Limiting the exposure to sun may prevent the dark skin/ tanned skin. Use the sunscreen lotion when you go out apart from covering the body and head with cap and dress completely.

Minimize the skin lightening creams

The chemicals present in the creams lightens the skin and at the same time damages the skin as they contain ammonia etc.

Sleeping habits to get skin lighten

A person should have at least 7-8 hours sleep in a day. So it is better for more hours that helps and gives time for your body to repair the dryness. Try to sleep at least seven hours each night. It’s the best tip for skin lightening.

Drink water for dehydration

When a person is dehydrated, especially in an air-conditioned office, the body starts storing water as a defense mechanism. So drink plenty of water which helps in skin lightening and gives relaxation.

Dietary habits for glowing skin

Fruits and vegetables: A balanced diet is necessary for a glowing skin, so make sure that the diet containing lots of green vegetables like spinach, carrots, beet-root and yellow fruits, including mango and papaya which are rich in carotene (A precursor of Vitamin A), milk, egg, fruits, vegetables, nuts, grains, some meats, poultry and fish.

Cucumber juice improves skin fairness

Cucumber is most effective natural home remedy to improve the skin complexion. This helps to remove skin pigmentation, blemishes and scars. This can reduce cellulite and works to lighten dark circles around eyes. Apply cucumber juice with the help of a cotton ball. Allow it for 5-10 minutes. Wash it off with warm water when it is dry. Follow up with a good moisturizer. This prevents dryness and also increases the complexion.

Avoid smoking for healthy skin

Smoking is very prone to many disorders in the body and it may affect the skin. So avoiding smoking is mandatory in order to lighten the skin.

These tips can be easily followed for increasing the complexion.