Fair complexion is a desirable feature that everyone wants to possess. But unluckily, not every is lucky enough to have this feature. The ultimate desire of having fair skin tone provoked different cosmetic brands to create different skin whitening products. The domino effects of most of these products often prove to be very short lived and as soon as you quit the use of these products, your skin turns back to its original tone.
The ideal option for lightening the skin, therefore, may be the natural remedies. Here are a few natural remedies that will surely help you get the longed for complexion.
Turmeric, Lemon Juice and Milk
Mix 1 tsp. turmeric, a little lemon juice and 1 tsp. of milk together to obtain a mixture. Apply this mixture all over your face and neck evenly and wait for it to dry out completely. Once it is fully dried, wash it off with tepid water. use the remedy 1-2 times a week for best and consistent results.
Oatmeal, Turmeric and Lemon Juice
Grind one or two cups of oatmeal until it transforms into a powder. Now collect one tsp. oatmeal powder in a bowl and add a dash of turmeric and few drops of lemon juice to it. Mix well to obtain a thick paste; you can add more lemon juice if needed. Dab the mixture on to your face and neck let it dry off utterly. Finally, wash it off using tepid water.
Oatmeal and Tomato Juice
Mix together one part tomato and one part oatmeal to get a consistent paste. Cover your face and neck area with this paste-like material and wait for almost 20-30 minutes. After the set time is over, wash your face and neck with lukewarm water. You can use the remedy 1-3 times daily for getting desired results.
Just Lemon Juice
Lemon juice lone is also quite efficient in bestowing you with fair complexion. Simply apply the juice directly over the skin you want to lighten and leave it on for 15-20 minutes. At the end rinse off with plain water. Use the remedy only once a week because lemon juice tends to leave your skin dry.
Yogurt and Honey
Take half cup unsweetened yogurt in a bowl and add 1 tsp. honey to it. Mix the both well and apply the resultant mixture over your skin. Let it sit for half an hour before rinsing it off with cool water. This gentle mixture will lighten your skin in a couple of weeks.