Summer tips: Easy home remedies to remove sun tan!

Zee Media Bureau/Irengbam Jenny

New Delhi: Summer season is that time of the year where one should take extra care of their skin as it can get seriously damaged because of heat, sweat and high humidity levels.

Especially during this season, our skin tends to get sun burns and also becomes dry due to overexposure to the sun. But one can easily get rid of this unwanted sun tan by using homemade remedies rather than beauty products containing harmful chemicals.

Here are some homemade packs to keep your skin glowing and healthy this summer:

Raw papaya pack

Papaya is good for skin as it contains rich amount of vitamins A, C and E. So, take a raw papaya and grate a little to use it as a mask on your skin regularly for 2-3 months. It effectively removes tan and will eventually lead to fairer complexion.

Cucumber juice and rose water pack

Take cucumber juice, some rose water and a dash of lemon juice in a bowl, now mix together. Apply the paste once a day to effectively reduce tan and you will see the difference yourself.


Many might not know but it is said that yogurt is an excellent ingredient to efficiently remove tan. Apply a little yogurt on your skin, keep it for some time and then wash it off.

Aloe vera gel

We all know that aloe vera gel is good for skin. One can easily get rid of tanning by rubbing little amount of aloe vera gel regularly on your skin. Besides this, it is also helpful in curing blisters, insect bites eczema etcetera.

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