The good news is that a suntan tends to fade over time.Applying anti-tan face mask also helps fade a summer tan fast. Plus, it helps remove dark spots and blemishes and add a radiant glow to your skin.
You can prepare your anti-tan face mask with skin-lightening ingredients like aloe vera gel, gram flour (also called chickpea flour or besan), tomato, yogurt, lemon juice, cucumber juice and rose water.
As prevention is always better than the cure, avoid sun exposure, especially during the peak hours of the day.
If you cannot avoid going out in the sun, take proper measures like wearing a long-sleeved shirt, and a hat.Also apply a good quality sunscreen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of 15 or more.
Here are exclent recipes for effective homemade anti-tan beauty masks.
1: Homemade Anti-Tan Beauty Mask with Gram Flore
2: Tomato and Yogurt Beauty Mask to Reduce Suntan
1.Homemade Anti-Tan Beauty Mask with Gram Flour
Things you will need
Aloe vera gel
A mixing bowl and spoon
1. Put 2 tablespoons of gram flour in a bowl.
2. Add 1 to 1½ tablespoons of plain yogurt.
3. Add 1 tablespoon of aloe vera gel.
4. Mix it well to get a smooth paste.
Apply this paste on your skin. You can use it on your face as well as hands and legs. Allow it to dry, then scrub it off. Finally, rinse your skin with cool water. Do this once or twice a week.
2- Tomato and Yogurt Beauty Mask :
Things you will need:
- A ripe tomato
- Plain yogurt
- Lemon juice
- A mixing bowl and spoon
1. Chop 1 tomato into pieces and put them in a blender.
2. Add 1 tablespoon of plain yogurt.
3. Add 1 tablespoon of lemon juice.
4. Blend the mixture.
Apply this paste on your skin.Allow it to dry, then scrub it off. Finally, rinse your skin with cool water.
Use it 2 or 3 times a week on a regular basis until you are satisfied with the results.