7 Natural Remedies To Get Rid Of Forehead Tan Naturally

Get Rid Of Forehead Tan Naturally

Tanning is the nature’s way to protect skin from the harmful UV rays of the sun. When your skin is exposed to the sun rays for longer than required, it produces excess amount of melanin to stop the skin cells from getting damaged.

While tanning might just be another process natures follows to keep your skin protected, it is an absolute nightmare to see the discoloration. The uneven tanning all over your face and body might need a lot of makeup to cover. With the summer just around the corner, we have to take extra care about the tan. Although you can take all the precautions like, avoiding being out in the sun too much, or wearing sun screen all the time you are out and wearing a scarf, you can also follow a few natural remedies to get rid of the tan.

Here Are A Few Things You Can Try If You Are Vexed With The Constant Tanning Of Your Forehead:

1. Oil Remedy:

It’s no secret that the different kinds of oils present in nature are all beneficial to both our skin and health. Oils have been used for centuries for multiple reasons. You can use the right mixture of the oils to get rid of tan too. Mix olive oil, almond oil and sesame oil and apply it on your forehead. Let is stay for 20 minutes. This soothes the skin and you can use a natural scrub, like oatmeal, to remove the oil. [1]

Oil Remedy

2. Lemon Juice:

Lemon juice is the most effective ingredient in dealing with almost any kind of skin problems. Lemon is a natural bleaching agent and works beautifully in removing tan. Make a mixture of sugar, lemon juice and glycerine and use this as a scrub. Do it regularly in order to observe the right results. Applying lemon juice to your skin makes it sensitive, especially towards the sun. Hence, avoid going out in the sun after you have applied lemon juice to your skin. If going out is inevitable, make sure you are using a sun screen with 50+ SPF to protect your skin from the UV rays. [2]

Lemon Juice

3. Sandalwood:

Sandalwood has long been known as one of the best ways for dealing with skin troubles. It is popular not only for its effectiveness in removing acne, but it also works beautifully as an exfoliating agent for removing dead skin cells and tan. Make sandalwood paste and apply it regularly on your forehead. Let it stay for 15 minutes before washing it off. [3]

Sandalwood

4. Cucumber, Rose Water And Lime Juice:

The combination of cucumber, rose water and lime juice is a perfect mix to deal with tan. While the citric properties of lemon work towards removing tan and blemishes, cucumber strengthens this action by acting as an effective but mild bleaching agent. Rose water is necessary in this mix in order to sooth the skin that can turn sensitive due to the combination of lime juice and cucumber. Apply this mix using cotton and let it stay for 20-30 minutes before washing it off. [4]

Cucumber, Rose Water And Lime Juice

5. Bengal Gram And Turmeric:

This pack is a perfect mix that helps in both exfoliating and bleaching your skin. While the bengal gram floor is one of the most effective natural scrubs, the magic ingredient, that is, the turmeric reduces pigmentation and removes tan effectively. The medicinal properties of turmeric also helps giving the skin a natural and healthy glow. Make a paste with these two ingredients using milk or water and scrub your forehead with this mix. [5]

Bengal Gram And Turmeric

6. Oatmeal And Buttermilk:

If you are into healthy eating, you might be well versed with oatmeal. But it is not only useful for weight loss, but is also acts as a great skin exfoliating agent. The buttermilk in this mix helps to soothe the skin and handle the blisters by moisturizing it. This is the perfect mix to use when you want to observe results as immediately as possible. Make this mix and use this as a scrub. Apply this 3-4 times a week for it to make a difference. [6]

Oatmeal And Buttermilk

7. Honey And Papaya:

Papaya is a famous fruit when it comes to skin repairing. It has useful enzymes that are essential for the skin. The enzymes in this fruit are known to have skin-lightening properties that can easily eradicate the stubborn tan on your forehead. It [also helps by removing blemishes and reducing scars on your skin. This fruit is said to have skin repairing properties that makes it such a hit. The honey in the pack helps by moisturizing the skin and giving it a warm soft glow. Use a ripe papaya to make this pack. Take about half a cup of ripe papaya and add honey to it. Mix well and apply this on your face. Let it stay for 30 minutes before rinsing it using cool water. [7]

Honey And Papaya