Women with fair or white skin get many compliments. They try many techniques to make the skin look fair, white and beautiful. Skin whitening products can harm the skin as they contain harsh chemicals, which damage the skin. Natural products do not have side effects and do not harm the skin.
Natural home remedies and skin whitening techniques help in fighting skin discoloration and darkening. Some tips for natural skin whitening using simple products with natural bleaching properties are as follows.
Tips for Skin Whitening
Natural face masks help in skin whitening naturally. Honey and almond mask helps in removing tan and make the face shine. To make this mask, mix one teaspoon each of milk powder, honey and lemon juice. Add half a teaspoon of almond oil to this. Apply this face mask on the face and wash after ten to fifteen minutes.
Another face mask is made by mixing oatmeal and tomato. Add oatmeal to curd. Mix tomato juice to this. Apply this face mask for twenty minutes. Wash off with cold water.
Milk Face Mask
Make a face mask by mixing milk and lime. Add one tablespoon of gram flour to two-teaspoon raw milk. Mix three drops lime juice with this. Apply this face mask and wash off after fifteen minutes. Use this face mask for four weeks.
Tomato Face Mask
Make a mask by mixing tomato juice with lime. Add grated tomato to three drops of lime juice. Apply this face mask for twenty minutes and wash off. Apply this face mask for fifteen to twenty minutes two times in a day.
Some Other Face Masks
Mix juice of lemon, tomato and cucumber. Apply this to the face. Grind orange peel and make a powder. Mix raw milk to this. Apply this mixture to the skin and wash off with warm water.
Take two tablespoons milk. Add gram flour and turmeric to this. Mix lemon juice to this and make a paste. Apply this paste on the skin and rub off after some time. For a white skin, apply the potato juice to the skin. Potato has bleaching properties. You can also place potato slices on the skin.
Take care of the skin when going out in the sun. The sun’s rays can damage the skin complexion. Protect the skin from the scorching heat of the sun by applying a sun block protection cream as well as lotions.
For healthy skin, eat fresh fruits as well as vegetables. Take Vitamin C as it improves skin complexion. Drink a lot of water, especially when you go outdoors.
For a white and fair skin, clean the skin two times in a day. Do this especially when you return from outdoors. This helps in removing dust, sweat and dirt from the skin. Use a good quality cleanser for washing the face. Apply whitening toner as it helps in closing the pores.
Clean the face with a face scrub to remove the dead skin cells, which contribute to a dark skin.
Moisturize the skin before sleeping at night. This helps in retaining moisture and repairing the skin.
Exfoliate daily as it helps in removing the outer skin layer made of dead cells. This leads to the growth of new light colored skin.
Drink cold milk before sleeping at night. Milk whitens the skin naturally and makes the skin beautiful and healthy.
Apply whitening facials at weekends.
Natural Whitening Face Wash
Make a paste of gram flour and a little water. Wet the face and apply this paste. Wash with cold water after two minutes.
Mix barley flour and lemon juice. Add rose water to this and make a paste. Wet the face and apply this paste. Let it dry. Wash with cold water.
Soak some almonds at night. Next morning, grind them with four teaspoons milk. Wet the face and apply the ground almond paste for half an hour. Wash with cold water.
Grind one tomato. Mix it with one teaspoon lemon juice. Apply this paste to the face for twenty minutes. Wash with water.
Apply little raw milk to the face for twenty minutes. Wash with cold water.
Add lemon juice to the face cleanser or scrub. Clean the face with this cleanser with circular motions. Rinse the face with lukewarm water. Apply toner and moisturizer. When you go outdoors, wash the face with a lemon face wash. Apply a high SPF sunscreen. Do this remedy two to three times in a week.
Skin Whitening Drinks
Add a little lemon juice and honey in warm water. Drink this at morning. Another whitening drink can be made by boiling water, cooling it and adding few mint leaves to it. Cover with a lid and keep aside for a few minutes. Drink this.