How to Remove Sun Tan from Face

Unlike in Western countries, there is nothing called ‘Tall, dark and handsome’ in India. In India, getting tanned is close to getting too dark to look good. Even though one should never judge another by the colour, tanning isn’t considered a cool affair. Wearing short dresses to the beach can have their own side effects like getting hideous sun tan lines which refuse to go away. When you get tanned, you search for ways to remove your suntan. Glowing skin is always in and with our home remedies; you can easily have your face skin match with the rest of your body. The best part is that you don’t even have to spend much to get the flawless complexion.

What is Sun Tanning?

Sun tanning is the effect of the sun on the skin which makes the skin colour get darker than its usual tone. Even though exposure to the sun is important for deriving Vitamin D, getting suntanned does not look attractive.

The darkening of skin colour or tan lines happens due to excessive exposure to the ultraviolet radiation of the sun which increases the melanin content of the skin and makes it darker. Excessive exposure to the sun can also lead to sunburns which leave painful red spots on the body.

Frequent sun tanning can also lead to skin cancer, problems in the immune system, change the appearance of the skin making it look aged and full of wrinkles.

How to Remove Sun Tan from Face and Hands?

Sun tanning is a normal phenomenon for the beach lovers. But, it is important to make sure that it doesn’t lead to sunburn. Sunburn causes redness and swelling of the skin. There are various methods of treating sun tan- medically and at home.

For medical sun tan removal, Labelle offers exfoliative and resurfacing peel treatments which lead to a healthy, glowing skin. The intensely pulsed light treatment and microdermabrasion provide best results within sixty days. For at-home remedies, there are various packs that can help in treating suntan. These are free from all the harsh chemicals that come in a sunscreen and nourish your skin.

Home Remedies for Sun Tan Removal:

Glowing skin often falls victim to suntan. While there are several facials and other procedures to deal with sun tanning, there is nothing better than getting a home remedy. Home remedies provide nourishment to the skin along with giving a healthy boost to it. in the long run, home remedies work out the best with no long lasting side effects.

1. Yogurt and Tomato pack

Mix two spoon of tomato pulp with 1 spoon of lemon juice and 1 spoon of yoghurt. Apply the pack to your face and hands and wash after thirty minutes for tan removal.

2. Milk and Turmeric

Take raw milk and add a pinch of turmeric to it. Apply this to suntanned areas on your skin and let it dry completely before washing it off with cold water.

3. Papaya and honey face pack

Mix papaya and honey to get a paste. Apply the paste on your face and hands and wash off with cold water for best results.

4. Almonds

Grind pre-soaked and pre-peeled almonds with some milk to get a smooth paste. Apply the paste on your face or hands and leave it overnight for best results.

5. Lemon juice

To remove sun tan from hands, soak your hand in a basin full of warm water infused with lemon juice. Then wash it off with cold water.

6. Cucumber

Add 2 spoons of cucumber juice to 1 spoon of lemon juice and add a pinch of turmeric to it. Make a paste and apply it to your hands for 30 minutes to remove tan.

Tips to Prevent Sun Tanning

Prevention is always better than the cure. It is always better to take preventive measures for tanning rather than spending the time to treat it. Here are some tips to effectively prevent sun tanning-

  • You should avoid scheduling outdoor activities during the peak time of the sun.
  • Wearing bright coloured clothes provide better protection against the sun.
  • Avoid getting too much skin exposed to the sun by wearing full clothes.
  • Always use a sunscreen offering a higher SPF than 30. Reapply your sunscreen as often as you can.
  • Sunglasses and hats provide extra protection against the sun.

What do you do for a Severe Suntan?

In case of severe sun tanning, it becomes vital to consult a doctor. Even though home remedies help a lot in dealing with sun tanning, in severe cases, a doctor’s consultation is required. This ensures that you are free from any risk of skin cancer or sunburn.

Why Choose La Belle?

There are various treatments available at Labelle which can provide you with in few sessions. The use of innovative methods, state of art machinery, exceptionally high-quality products and clean environment make Labelle the best in the field. With Labelle’s treatments’, you can get a nourished skin in no time. It gives your skin quality and tone. For tan removal, Labelle offers exfoliative and resurfacing peel treatments which lead to a healthy, glowing skin. Labelle is the best with centres in Hyderabad, Chennai, Vizag, Secunderabad, Vijayawada, Rajahmundry and Bangalore. Book your appointment today for the best treatment possible.

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