Effective Ayurveda Methods to Remove Tan
Posted on October 14, 2020

Did you concerned about going out in the sun during summers? Ayurveda refers to the simple and home remedies to cure tan on the skin. Exposure to the sun not only tans the skin but also causes skin problems.  Dangerous UV radiation removes the skin of its moisture content and finally makes it looks pale and dull. Here are some effective Ayurveda methods to remove tan


Turmeric, sugar, nut-oils, and saffron are the best healers of skin tanning in Ayurveda. The best method to remove Tan is naturally and here are some home remedies we can use to remove Tan from the body – be it your neck, your feet, your arms, or your hands.

1. Honey & Lemon Juice

The lemon squeeze and then add honey to it. Apply this mixture on your skin and keep it for 30 minutes and wash it with a cleanser. Adding sugar to lemon juice to make scrubber. This can also help to remove the dead cells from the skin surface.

It works like lemon has a bleaching effect, so it helps to remove the tan. Lemon juice contains citric acid that helps to remove the acne and lightening the marks on the skin. It also contains Vitamin C act as a tan removal agent.

You can try lemon juice directly without mixing with honey. If you have oily skin don’t keep lemon juice and honey mixture for too much time.

2. Coconut Milk

To apply this first soak a cotton ball in coconut milk and dab it in your face. Keep that in your skin for absorbing and then wash it with a cleanser.

For skin, coconut milk is hydrating and nourishing. The vitamin C in the coconut milk helps to remove tan and also restore the lost moisture.

3. Buttermilk & Oatmeal

To apply this mixture soak oats in a half cup of water for 5minutes. And then add 3teaspoon buttermilk and mix well also we can add honey also. Mix it well and apply that paste on your skin. Stay it for 20 minutes and wash with a cleanser.

Buttermilk is with lactic acid and Oats is with cleansing and exfoliating properties.

4. Saffron & Milk

Soak saffron in milk for some time and then apply the milk to affected areas. To give more moisture to the skin, saffron can be soaked in cream instead of milk.

Saffron or Kesar is a beauty element. Saffron is the natural way to glow the skin. It can also cure dark circles, pimples, darkened skin, etc.

Saffron is a key ingredient in kumkumadi oil is an ayurvedic recipe. This oil can be applied to the complexion and remove tan.

5. Turmeric & Sandalwood

Turmeric and Sandalwood powder can be mixed in milk or coconut water to apply on the skin as a pack. It can remove the tan effectively. Turmeric has exfoliating property and sandalwood has cooling and soothing property both together can remove the tan from the skin.

Sandalwood cooling and soothing qualities give better aid to skin problems faced by sun rays. Also, turmeric and milk can remove tan because turmeric holds a healing property and milk includes an exfoliating property.

If you are using these effective Ayurveda methods to remove tan. Dr. Jasna’s Clinic helps to remove the tan and make the skin glowing. Get in touch with us for more updates and information.