How to remove Sun Tan? Top 10 Best homemade remedies for your skin fix

Check out these basic homemade skincare face packs that will definitely be your suntan fix.

Summer brings with itself a lot of fun and memories. From beach tanning to wearing those cute tanks and flowy dress, everything looks fresh and free. While there are probably a hundred pros to summer there’s also sun tanning. It happens naturally when the sun exposure on your body makes it dark and patchy. For some people it is a fun activity, for many others, sun tanning can be very painful. How do you get rid of suntan you ask? We have just the right means for you!

While there are different chemical or laser ways one can get rid of sun tanning, the easiest and inexpensive one is made at home. Below is the list of top 10 homemade remedies that will not only prevent suntan but will also repair your skin from any damage. These are 100% natural and chemical-free for all skin types. So, go ahead unlock the perfect remedy to your suntan.

10 Best Homemade Face Packs to Remove Sun Tan

Aloe Vera, Honey, and Turmeric


Aloe Vera is nature’s ultimate gift to mankind. Its natural cooling property makes it our top choice for suntan removal. Aloe Vera, when mixed with different skin-smoothening agents, can be very beneficial for anti-tan face masks. However, you must ensure not to expose yourself to the sun while using any anti-face mask. You can use this Aloe Vera face pack during bedtime for effective results. Check out the steps to make Aloe Vera Face Mask

How to Prepare:

-Slit the leaf of an Aloe Vera stem with a sharp knife
-Use a spoon to scoop out a sufficient amount of gel into a bowl
-Add some honey and a pinch of turmeric
-Mix all the ingredients well
-Now apply this face pack on the face with a brush
-Let it remain for 10-15 minutes
-Rinse thoroughly and wipe with a soft towel.
-Use this remedy once every 3-4 days, and you can see the results in 15 days.



Tomato is rich in Vitamin C that revitalizes your skin and repairs any damages. Tomato is one of the oldest anti-tan removing methods. Apart from being high on Vitamins, tomato also has an acidic property that helps in lightening tanned skin. From getting rid of suntan to reducing dark spots and pigmentation, tomato works for everything with equal benefit. Use this preparation method for skin tan removal

How to Prepare:

-Take one ripe tomato
-Wash and cut into pieces
-Add the chopped pieces and blend well
-Run it through a sieve to strain it
-Apply tomato pulp all over the face
-While applying use massaging movements on the face
-Let it remain for 20 minutes
-Wash with water and pat dry
-Use a suitable moisturizer on the skin.
-Use this tan removal mask 2-3 times in a week to see visible results.

Milk Powder, Honey, and Lemon Juice

Lemon Honey

One cannot stress the benefits of Milk enough. Not just for our health, milk also acts as a skin tanning removal agent. Milk powder has some of the best minerals and vitamins that replenish the skin. Its lactic acid help in lightening suntanned skin effectively.  Milk powder also has healing properties that can efficiently give your skin a radiant glow. Check out how to prepare the ultimate milk anti-tan pack.

How to Prepare:

-Take equal parts of milk powder, honey, and lemon juice in a bowl
-Mix the three ingredients well, almost as if whisking it all together
-Use a brush and apply this mixture on the face
-Let it remain on the face for around 20 minutes Wash face and towel dry
-Apply a moisturizer according to your skin type.
Use this tan removal pack 2-3 times in a week to lighten tanned skin.

Besan, Turmeric and Curd


Besan has antimicrobial properties that help in removing dirt and toxins from within. Apart from working like magic to remove skin tan, Besan also works as a gentle exfoliator. One of its best qualities is that it suits all skin types. Besan has bleaching properties and therefore it amazingly adds radiance to the skin. Here is what you need to make the perfect skin pack

How to Prepare:

-Take all the ingredients in a bowl
-Mix well to make a smooth paste
-Apply this on the face with a brush
-Allow the face pack to dry
-Rinse it off with cold water and wipe gently
-Take any moisturizer that best suits your skin type and apply gently as besan can be drying on certain skin types. Use this tan removal face mask on alternate days at bedtime. This remedy works well on tanned skin.

Coffee, Turmeric, and Curd


Coffee being the working man’s favorite beverage also has amazing exfoliating properties to remove suntan. No matter which coffee brand you use, it will have the same effect as long as it has coffee.
Coffee helps in reducing pigmentation, and also dilates blood vessels under the skin; improving blood flow. Coffee has an anti-aging ingredient that delays the wrinkling process. This is how you should prepare the coffee pack for treating suntan.

How to Prepare:

In a bowl, add coffee powder and turmeric powder
Next, add the required amount of curd
Mix to form a thick paste
Apply a thin layer of this pack
Let it remain for 20 minutes
Rinse with water to reveal brighter looking skin
Use this sun tan removal face pack twice a week to see visible results.

Turmeric and Milk:

Tumeric milk

Turmeric and Milk are perhaps the perfect combos for any skincare routine. Both are natural and have amazing suntan removing qualities. Normally famous for treating colds, milk and turmeric can be used as an excellent tan removal pack. Both these ingredients have skin lightening properties. This anti-aging mask is also famous for its skin brightening features. Jot down the homemade remedy process for de-tanning.

How to Prepare:

In a bowl take sufficient quantity of Milk and turmeric
Mix well to form a smooth paste
Use a clean brush to apply the pack evenly all over the face
Let it remain for half an hour
Once dry wash face and pat dry
Use this best tan removal pack once a week at bedtime. You can see the results within a month.

Orange Peel and Milk:


Orange is the perfect fruit for treating any skin damages. Dry orange peel and Milk can do wonders when combined for a suntan pack. Orange has Vitamin C that slows down the aging process and milk in turn helps repair the skin. You can use orange peel in combination with any natural exfoliating agent to make anti-tan face masks. Note down this pack preparation method now.

How to Prepare:

Grind the dry orange peel to powder
Now add Milk to this powder blend well
Do this until you get a paste-like consistency
Apply it evenly all over the face with a clean brush
Let it dry for around 20 minutes
You can now wash off with water and pat dry
Use this pack daily. This is one of the best anti-tan pack as the results are visible in 10 days

Papaya, Lemon, and Honey:


Papaya has the perfect papain enzyme to enrich dead skin cell tissues. It can effectively be used after excessive exposure to the sun. The skin lightening properties in Papaya makes it one of the most beneficial homemade remedies for de-tanning. This fruit also has some amazing ingredients to decrease marks and scars on the skin. The best thing about this remedy is that its available throughout the year. All you need to do is just squeeze in some lemon and add a few drops of honey to get the best results. Check out how to prepare this skin mask.

How to Prepare:

Cut ripe papaya into pieces
Mash the pieces well
Add some drops of lemon juice and honey
Mix well to form a paste that is not runny
Apply the pack on the affected parts of the face with a brush
Allow it to dry and then wash with water
Pat dry with a towel
Use this anti-tan face mask daily, and you will begin to see the results in a month

Lemon and Sugar:

Lemon Sugar

Lemon has citric acid that helps tighten pores and evens out skin tone. Sugar removes dead skin cells and cleanses the pores. Together they make an effective combination scrub for all skin types. Make a new batch every two weeks to keep the ingredients and its property fresh. This combination scrub can repair the suntan damage while also giving you a tight and soft skin. So go ahead and apply right now!

How to Prepare:

Mix adequate quantity of lemon and Sugar
Apply this mixture to the face especially on the tanned parts
Allow it to dry for ten minutes
Wash face with lukewarm water
Pat dry the face gently
Finally, apply a moisturizer according to your skin type
Continue to use this homemade tan removal pack twice a week until the tan improves.

Curd and Turmeric:

Curd turmeric

Adding turmeric to curd is the perfect combination to replenish damaged skin. It is one of the age-old ingredients used for combating suntan. Curd and Tumeric are often used to treat burnt skin. It is also used for effectively treating pigmentation. Try this anti-tan face pack now.

How to Prepare:

Take a bowl and add curd and turmeric
Whisk the ingredients to form a paste
Apply evenly with a brush
Let it dry for 15 minutes
Wash and pat dry
Apply suitable moisturizer
Use this sun tan removal pack on alternate days.

These homemade suntan removal tips are chemical-free and all-natural. They will help you reduce dark spots meanwhile brightening your skin with its effective properties. So, go ahead and try out these life-saving homemade suntan removal remedies.

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