The process in which the colour of skin gets darkened is known as sun tanning. Through ultraviolet radiations or tanning lamps from the sun, tanning occurs. It damages the cell of our skin. Due to skin tanning there is an increase in a pigment known as melanin, which changes the colour of our skin and damages it. The increase in melanin is for protecting the skin from getting damage but excess of melanin can darken your skin colour. Follow these fives ways this summer if your skin get tanned for rejuvenated and glowing appearance.
Some of the ways to deal with sun tanning are as follows:-
5 Good Ways To Rejuvenate Your Tanned Skin
To minimise sun tanning yogurt plays an important role as it cools down the temperature of skin and due to this there is decrease in redness of skin. It also helps in tightening the skin.
Following are the procedures for applying it-
• Take a cup of plain yogurt and add the juice of one tomato and one cucumber.
• Now, add half cup of gram flour generally known as besan.
• Apply it on your face, neck or the body part where you want to remove tanning.
• Now leave it for 30-40 minutes and then wash or rinse the part with luke warm water.
Doing this process every day, can give you result better and faster.
There is no better way for removing dead skin cells rather than gram flour. It brightens your skin and makes you look young. Gram flour powder is also available in the market and if not, then the paste of green gram can be applied.
The procedure for applying this is as below:-
• Mix the gram flour with water and apply it all over your affected skin area.
• Wait for 20 minutes and then wash it off.
• Do this 2-3 times in a week for few months to get better result.
For more effective result, you can add rose water in place of simple water and can add lime juice and yogurt into the paste.
Lemon juice and potatoes
The combination of potatoes with lemon juice results in great tan removal pack. Potato is very helpful in curing blemishes and sun burn due to its natural extracts like fibres, vitamins and minerals.
• Extract the juice of lemon and mix it well with the fresh juice of medium sized potatoes.
• Apply this on your face like all other packs.
• Wait for 30 minutes and then wash it with cold water.
Potato is rich in Vitamin ‘c’ and therefore it works as natural bleach. It works best as a remedy for sun tanning.
It is a natural soother and helps in removing sun tanning. It is very helpful in getting rid of damaged skin due to sun tanning.
• Apply the sandalwood paste before going to bed.
• Wait until it gets dried or leave it for whole night for better result.
It also plays an important role in removing sun tanning. We can rub ice cubes in order to decrease the itchness redness or burning problems in case of major sun tan. For alleviating the symptoms of sun burn, simply soak in a bath of cold water.
So, these are some effective ways to fight sun tan this summer. Now you need not to worry about pigmentation in hot atmosphere still it is important to apply sunscreen lotion all the sun exposed skin areas before20 minutes when you go out.