Summer season is here! Sun rays can harm our skin in great extent. Here are some natural remedies to treat tan and get rid of it.

Lemon juice

Lemon juice acts as a skin lightening agent. It can reduce tan without making your skin dry. You will need a lemon for this. Slice a lemon and rub it on your tanned skin. Leave it on for few minutes before washing it off.

Cucumber, lemon juice , Rose water

Use this pack everyday to get rid of sun tan. Mix one tablespoon of each of the 3 ingredients in a bowl and apply this pack to the tanned areas. Wash after 10-12 minutes.

Honey and papaya pack

This remedy is an effective and cheap tan removal home remedy. Mash a papaya and add honey to it. Apply this pack on your face and let it sit for 30 minutes

Lemon Juice And Potato Juice

Extract the potato juice and mix it with freshly extracted lemon juice. Apply this pack on your face then leave on for 30 minutes and rinse.


Sandalwood has anti-inflammatory in nature and it can help lighten your skin tone. You will need 1-2 tablespoons sandalwood powder and water. Mix both to get a smooth paste, and then apply the paste on tanned area. Leave it on until it dries and wash it off with water.

Turmeric and Milk

Add a pinch of turmeric powder in milk. Apply this solution on your face and let it dry. Wash it off with lukewarm water.