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Home Remedies to Remove Tan from your Hands & Legs
 

Are you afraid of wearing short skirts and bikinis at a beach in summer? Wondering how to remove your tan after relaxing under the sun for a bit too long? Hot summers come not just with sweat and heat, but it brings skin tan as well. And the worst is getting rid of the tan that not only darkens the skin as time passes by, but due to harmful UV rays also damages it causing various skin conditions, such as early aging, pimples, acne, lines and blemishes. And when it comes down to skin tanning, people often like to search for home remedies to remove tan. Many people also resort to chemical bleaching, but not only does it further spoil the skin but with regular use, it creates problems in the long run. So, what is the solution to this problem? When you are bombarded with questions on how to remove tan from your body, just read these simple home remedies that are one hundred percent natural and quite easy to follow.

Here are a few home remedies on tan removal from hands and legs which are easy and quick to make and give amazing results!

Home Remedies to Remove Tan from your Hands & Legs

1. Lemon and Gram Flour Mask

Ingredients:

Few drops of fresh lemon juice, 1 tbsp gram flour

How to use:

  • In a bowl, mix few drops of fresh lemon juice with a tbsp of gram flour and make a paste
  • Apply the paste all over the hands and arms and leave it to dry for 10-15 mins
  • Wash it off with warm water and then pat dry.

    NOTE: This one of the best de-tan pack for hands and can be repeated daily.

2. Cucumber and Yogurt Face Pack

Ingredients:

Pulp of 1 cucumber, 1 tbsp yogurt, Few drops of  Rose Water

How to use:

  • In a bowl, mix a tbsp pulp of a cucumber with equal amounts of yogurt
  • Add a few drops of rose water and make a paste
  • Apply it on hands evenly and let it rest for 15 mins
  • Wash it off with cold water.

NOTE: Apply daily to remove sun tan from hands and other body parts faster.

3. Masoor dal and Tomato Pack

Ingredients:

1 tbsp masoor dal (soaked overnight), 1 tbsp pulp of a red ripe tomato, 1 tsp aloe vera gel

How to use:

  • In a grinder, make a thick paste of overnight soaked 1tbsp masoor dal
  • To the paste add 1 tbsp pulp of a tomato and a tsp aloe vera gel and mix
  • Apply the paste on hands and arms gently, massaging for five mins
  • Keep the pack on for another 10 mins and wash it off with cold water.

NOTE: Apply the pack once a week.

4. Turmeric and Gram Flour Pack

Ingredients:

A tsp turmeric powder, A tbsp gram flour, Few drops of rose water

How to use:

  • In a bowl combine a tsp of turmeric powder with a tbsp of gram flour
  • Then add few drops of rose water and make a paste
  • Apply the paste on hands and arms and leave it to dry for 10-15 mins
  • Wash off with lukewarm water.

NOTE: Repeat the process twice to remove tan from hands in a week’s time.

5. Papaya and Honey Pack

Ingredients:

1 tbsp ripe (mashed) papaya, 1 tsp honey

How to use:

  • In a bowl combine a tbsp of ripe and mashed papaya with a tsp of honey
  • Apply the paste on hands and face and rub gently for 10 mins
  • Thereafter, keep it on for another 15-20 mins and wash it off with cold water.

NOTE: Apply at least twice a week.

6. Oats and Buttermilk Cream

Ingredients:

2 tbsp oats (powdered), 2 tbsp fresh buttermilk, Few drops of rose water

How to use:

  • In a bowl combine 2 tbsp powdered oats along with same amount of fresh buttermilk and few drops of rose water and make a creamy paste
  • Apply the mix all over the hands and gently massage for 10 mins
  • Keep it for another 5-10 mins and wash it off with cold water. 

NOTE: This is one of the best tan removal hacks for hands and can be used daily.

7. Orange and Yogurt Pack

Ingredients:

1 tbsp orange rind, dried and powdered, 1 tbsp yogurt, Few drops of orange juice

How to use:

  • In a bowl mix 1 tbsp dried and powdered rind of an orange and same amount of yogurt
  • Add a few drops of fresh orange juice to it and make a pack
  • Apply the pack on hands and arms gently and wait for 10-15 mins
  • Wash it off with cold water.

NOTE:  Repeat the process twice or thrice a week.

8. Potato and  Lemon Juice

Ingredients:

1 thinly sliced potato, Juice of a lemon

How to use:

  • In a bowl mix thin slices of a medium potato with fresh juice of lemon
  • Gently rub the potato slices on hands and arms for 10-15 mins, mostly on the affected areas
  • Let the potato and lemon juice sit on the skin for another 10 mins
  • Wash off with cold water.

NOTE: Repeat the process daily.