Skincare: Home remedies can help to remove tan and lighten skin colour. For scrubs and packs, use ground almonds, oats, rice powder or wheat bran (choker), dry ground orange and lemon peels, coarse salt, or granulated sugar. Yogurt, milk, or oils can be added to such ingredients. Use any vegetable oil that is available at home. They are safer than chemical bleaches. Also Read – Skincare: How to Choose The Best Facial According To Your Skin Type, Shahnaz Husain Reveals
Mix gram-flour (besan) with curd and pinch of turmeric into a paste. Apply on face or body and wash it off after half an hour. For the body, first, apply til oil and massage. Then apply the pack. Also Read – 4 Mistakes to Avoid When Applying Under Eye Cream
Add a few strands of saffron to warm milk and let it stand for a couple of hours. Then apply it on the face, using cotton wool. It lightens skin colour over a period of time. Also Read – Juicy Chemistry Review: Get Rid of Dark Circles, Puffy Eyes And Fine Lines in 3 Simple Steps
Mix cucumber and ripe papaya pulp with curd. Lemon juice can also be added. Apply on face and neck, twice a week and wash it off after half an hour. For a face pack, add 2 teaspoons oats.
For oily skin, mix multani mitti with rose water and lemon juice into a paste and apply to the face. Wash it off when it is dry.
Mix ground almonds with curd and apply on the face. After 15 minutes, rub gently with circular movements. Wash it off with water. Mixing rice…