Fair skin is a type of the skin color of human that is considered the lightest shade. People with fair color are more prone to sun damage and sunburn. Cultures that are commonly linked with a fair complexion are from Asia and Europe, as scientists believe that the skin areas with weaker sunlight promoted lighter skin.
Tired of using fairness creams and skin whitening lotions, which fail to deliver desired results? We are going to tell you some effective home remedies to make your skin look flawless and fair.
Therefore, here are some home remedies that have been successfully utilized by various people in the past to get fair skin complexion.
Home remedies for Fair Complexions
Mix 1 teaspoon of honey and1 teaspoon of milk to make a thick face pack. Apply it on your face. Gently massage in circular motions and leave it for about 10- 15 minutes. If you have dry skin, you should use full cream milk and if you have oily skin, you should use low fat milk.
Tomato contains lycopene, which can decrease tan. The tomato is a great choice to get fair skin. In a blender, add gram flour, 2 teaspoons of lemon juice and 2 tomatoes. You need to blend very well to make a thick and smooth paste. Apply this paste all over the face and leave it on the face for about 15 – 20 minutes. Rinse your face with cool water and repeat this process daily before taking bath. This smooth pack can lighten your skin tone, eliminate the dead cells and reduce tan on the face.
3. Yogurt Pack
The yogurt exfoliates contains lactic acid, which helps to make your skin fair. So, it is an effective ingredient to lighten your skin and make it fairer.
Mix 1 teaspoon of honey and 2 teaspoons of plain yogurt to form a smooth paste. You need to apply this smooth paste on your face and leave it for 15 minutes. Rinse your face with cool water. You need to repeat this procedure daily to achieve desired results.
4. Fruit Pack
Not only papaya, other fruits too can help to make fair color of your skin. Some of the fruits include mango, cucumber, avocado, etc. Here is a good recipe to make a fruit pack which can provide your fair skin than ever.
How to make a fruit pack?
You will need:
- Fresh cream- 2 tsp
- Cucumber pulp- 1 tbsp
- Papaya pulp- 1 tbsp
- Avocado pulp- 1 tbsp
- Mix all the pulps (of cucumber, avocado and papaya)
- Add fresh cream to this. Mix very well.
- Apply this fruit pack on your face as well as neck.
- Leave for at least 15 minutes.
- Rinse it with warm water.
Turmeric can nourish your skin, purify your blood and give radiance and glow. Turmeric has anti-bacterial as well as anti-inflammatory properties for decreasing the skin inflammation along with all the pigmentation, pimples, acne, blemishes etc. on it. You can also use turmeric in other ways to achieve desired results.
Use turmeric scrub
Exfoliating skin is an amazing method to lightning up your skin. Use a turmeric scrub to get fair skin.
You will need:
- Gram flour- 2 tsp
- Fresh cream- 1 tbsp
- Turmeric- 1 tsp
- Mix gram flour, fresh cream and turmeric well to make a scrub.
- Rub gently this scrub on your face. It will elegantly exfoliate your skin as well as make you fairer.
- If you have oily skin, you should not use the cream. You can use water or milk to make the scrub.
- Scrub for 15 minutes and rinse it with lukewarm water.
Make a turmeric mask:
Turmeric and Lemon juice with its bleaching properties helps to provide you glowing and younger skin.
You will need:
- Fresh lemon juice- 3 tsp
- Turmeric powder- 1 tsp
- Mix 3 tsp of fresh lemon juice and 1 tsp of turmeric powder.
- Apply turmeric mask on your face.
- Leave it for about 15-20 minutes.
- Wash it off with the warm water.
6. Egg Yolk
Egg yolk is one of the best home remedies to get fair skin. Take the egg yolk and put yolk in a bowl and make it into a thick paste. Add 1 tsp of curd and honey to it and mix it very well. Now you need to apply this mixture on the face. Keep the face pack for about 10-15 minutes and then rinse it with the water. You need to repeat this procedure daily to get desired results.
Obviously, using skin care home remedies can give you glowing, brighter and lighter skin. In order to sustain this healthy skin and fairness, you should understand that you need to eat a healthy diet and exercise daily.
When you do exercises, especially swimming, walking, cycling and, aerobics your lungs and heart pump out a good amount of oxygen rich blood. It travels into your entire body, providing you not only great health, but also a toxin free skin.
If you eat meal that is rich in fat and toxins, you may get a dull skin. When you eat healthy foods such as veggies, fruits, and other beneficial fatty acids, your skin gets vitamins and minerals so essential for smudge free soft radiant and fair skin!
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