Water parks, popsicles, watermelon, and severe sun tanning – this is summers! So, are you already fretting over those sunburns and darker skin tones? Worry not, because we’re going to discuss some natural remedies to help you get rid of tanning. Read on find to uncover that glowing skin beneath all that nasty suntan.

I. Tomatoes: While they can grace any salad bowl, tomatoes are also a great way to get rid of tan woes.

Why This Works: Tomatoes contain antioxidants which prevent reddening of the skin and also the cellular damage. Also, they contain lycopene, which acts as a shield from the sun – a natural sunscreen y’all!

How to Use:
1. Grab a couple of tomatoes and mash well.
2. Extract the pulp and apply on your face.
3. Let it be for about 15 minutes.
4. Wash it off when it dries.
5. Do it twice a week.

II. Fresh Aloe Vera Gel: Bad stomach, frizzy hair, or the cliché acne problem, aloe vera is there when you need it. And what’s more? You can also get rid of your suntanning through this miraculous green substance.

Why This Works:

Aloe vera is your go-to if you’ve gotten one or two tones darker, but also if you’re deeply tanned. When applied, it forms a protective layer on the skin, taking care of all your suntan woes. And, that’s not all. It also fights ageing and can even reduce wrinkles! This is a must-have for summer, winters, falls, or any other season that exists.

How to Use:

1. Mix aloe vera gel with a few drops of lemon juice in a container.
2. Apply generously on the skin and let it sit for 10-15 minutes.
3. Remove with cotton balls or water.

III. Strawberries And Cream: This time, the only thing standing between you and your de-tanned skin is your craving for strawberry and cream. Give this delicious delicacy a miss and rather apply on your skin. This sweet combination can help you get rid of tanning like a breeze.

Strawberries
The Loveliest ‘Berries’

Why This Works:

Well, the strawberries are super-rich in antioxidants and thus help a great deal in getting you tan-free skin.

How to Use:

1. For one-time use, grab about 5 strawberries and mash them good until you get a puree like mixture. Now add 2 Tbsp of milk cream. Mix well until you get a thick paste.
2. Apply on face, or any other tanned areas and leave it for about half an hour.
3. Wash it off with cold water. See the effects yourself.

IV. Sandalwood And Coconut Water: This eccentric mixture helps a lot in getting rid of tanning. But here’s more. Sandalwood not only gives you relief from a sun-cursed skin, it also helps you get fairer skin. Who says magic is fictional?

Why This Works:

The skin whitening agent found in sandalwood when combined with the goodness of coconut water, creates a perfect solution for tan removal.

How to Use:

1. Mix 2 tbsp of coconut water with 1 tbsp of sandalwood powder.
2. Apply on tanned areas and let it be there for 30 minutes.
3. Remove with cold water later.
4. You can use the mixture daily.

V . Orange Juice and Yoghurt: As much as it is a delirious drink to sip on, orange juice can also help you be a fairer self of yours.

Orange Juice
Orange Power!

Why This Works:

Orange juice is a powerhouse of vitamin C which is a natural bleaching agent. Yoghurt, on the other hand, makes sure you don’t feel the burning sensation of Vitamin C. Yoghurt also balances the pH of the skin.

How to Use:

1. Add half a tbsp of yoghurt to 1 tbsp of orange juice.
2. Apply the mixture to face and other tanned areas.
3. Rinse it off with cold water after 30 minutes.
4. Use it daily to see pronounced effects.

Suntans are stubborn, agreed, but not impossible. There are hella lot of natural remedies that can turn you back to glowing and beautiful. So, which remedy do you like the best? Do tell us in the comment section below.