5 Homemade Face Packs To Remove Tan

This post is dedicated to all of us who tan badly even if we spend a nano-second under the sun.  This is a list of 5 anti-tan face packs that do not use chemicals to get rid of sun tan because its made from certain fruits which contain enzymes that act in a natural way to brighten your complexion and remove tan, let’s take a look:

1.  Saffron and Milk Face Pack:

This face pack uses saffron which has been used since ages in ayurvedic preparations for skin whitening and brightening.  Lime as you all know removes skin tan effectively.

Ingredients Needed:


  • 4-5 tbsp warm milk.
  • Two to three drops of lime juice.
  • Some strands of saffron.


Add 2 to 3 drops of lime juice in the warm milk.  Add saffron strands into the milk and mix well.  Massage the mixture well onto the face and let it remain on the face for 5 to 10 minutes, wash off.  Follow it up with a moisturizer.

2.  Cucumber and Tomato Tan Removal Pack:

Cucumber is used widely in skin whitening/brightening products.  Tomatoes are excellent in removing tans, all you have to do is cut them into slice and rub it on directly to the skin, but here you can combine with other ingredients to get added benefits.

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Ingredients Needed:

  • Besan.
  • Cucumber.
  • Tomato.
  • Turmeric.
  • Milk cream/curd (curd if your skin is oily and milk cream if you have dry skin).
  • Lemon.
  • Honey.

Take a slice of cucumber and two slices of tomato.  Grate them in a bowl.  Add half a spoon of milk cream, a pinch of turmeric , 3-4 drops of lemon juice, and one spoon honey.  Add two spoonfuls of besan (chickpea flour) to the mixture.  Apply it to the face and neck and rinse off after 20 minutes.

3.  Saffron and Yogurt Anti-Tan Face Pack:


As described above, saffron removes tan effectively.  Yogurt contains zinc relieves sunburn and the natural bleach present in yogurt clears tan.

Ingredients Needed:

  • Yogurt.
  • Saffron strands.
  • Besan.

Soak 10 saffron strands overnight in 2 tablespoons of curd/yogurt.  The next morning, mix it up, and add one spoon of besan.  Apply this on the face and neck and leave for 15 minutes or till semi-dry.  Remove it in circular motion and you wold get bright even skin toned skin.

4.  Cabbage and Turmeric Anti-Tan Face Pack:
Cabbage juice is high in anti-oxidants and turmeric is good for clearing off skin tan.

  • Freshly grated raw cabbage.
  • A binding medium like multani mitti/besan/rice flour.
  • Honey.
  • A pinch of turmeric.


Grate raw cabbage and squeeze the juice and collect it in a small bowl.  Add honey and multani mitti/besan or rice flour with turmeric to make a paste.  Apply it on face and neck and rinse off after 20 minutes.

5.  Masoor Dal and Aloe Vera Anti-Tan Face Pack:


Masoor clears off the severest of tans and along with tomatoes and aloe vera, this face packs acts as a skin tonic.


Add aloe vera gel to masoor dal powder.  Add a bit of ginger juice to this.  Add grated tomato pulp to this.  Apply this pack in gentle circular motion to face and neck.  Keep for 10 to 15 minutes and wash off with cold water.

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7 thoughts on “5 Homemade Face Packs To Remove Tan

  1. Try kama ayurveda’s nalparamadi oil.. Apply it for 15 min once all your make up is removed.. Scrub and exfoliate after oil application.. In few weeks you will notice the difference.. It acts as a natural sun screen. It has helped me a lot this summer in Ahmedabad summers

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