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Lemon juice, turmeric, honey etc, all are natural bleach. They remove
tan and make your skin fairer.
Cucumber juice can also be applied on dry as well as oily skin to get
fair complexion. Only 1/2 to 1 teaspoon is sufficient for a single application.
Drink 10 glasses of water daily to get rid of dark circles under your
For fairer skin, try these pastes, mixtures or scrubs. Use it daily and
feel difference in about 10 days. These fair complexion remedies are also
good for babies. Do not keep these mixtures, pastes for a long time. Make
and use them fresh.
Mix equal quantities of (1) lemon juice and honey (if skin is dry) OR
(2) lemon and cucumber juice and apply it on the face and body. Leave
it for about 15 minutes and wash off.
First scrub your face with cucumber slices and then apply cucumber juice
(with skin on cucumber) to your face, leave it there overnight and wash
in the morning.
Apply a paste of gram flour , milk (2 teaspoon) and lime juice(3-4 drops)
on face and neck for 15 minutes and wash with water. Your complexion should
be improved in about 15 days.
Apply grated white radish or its juice for fairer complexion.
Make a paste of honey, milk, yogurt, and ground sesame seeds in equal
proportions and apply on face and whole body.
Mix honey with equal amount of almond oil. Apply on the face every night.
Mix oatmeal with yogurt and tomato juice and apply on the face. Wash
it with cold water after 15 minutes.
Apply a mixture of 3-4 drops of lime juice and a grated tomato on face
and neck for 15 minutes for 15 days. Wash with cold water.
Make a scrub of sandalwood powder mixed with almond powder or almond
oil and milk. Massage gently on the darker areas like neck, around lips,
below eyes, etc.
Cut lime in slices and rub on the face slowly 2 - 3 times. Leave for
about 5 minutes, then wash with cool water. Repeat it daily.
Make a paste by grinding mint leaves in water. Apply on the face and
neck for 20 minutes and then wash with water. Make a paste by mixing a
pinch of cinnamon powder to ½ teaspoon honey. Apply on the face every
Protein mask: Make a paste of 1 tablespoon urad dal and 4 almonds soaked
in water overnight. Apply it your face and neck and wash it off after
half an hour. It will nourish your skin and also bleach it.
Make a paste of 4 almonds soaked in milk overnight. Apply it your face
and neck before going to bed. Wash with cold water in the morning. Repeat
daily for 15 days. It will make your skin fair.
Fair look, oily skin
Apply a mixture of equal amounts of lemon and cucumber juice on the face
and whole body. Leave it for 15 minutes and wash off. Make a paste by
mixing papaya, honey, milk, and milk powder. Apply on face and leave for
a few minutes and wash, your face will look fairer. Apply egg white to
Fair look, dry skin
Apply a mixture of equal amounts of cucumber juice and honey on the face
and whole body. Leave it for 15 minutes and wash off.
Dark underarms and neck
Apply a mixture of lemon and cucumber juice (equal amount) with 1/8 teaspoon
of turmeric powder. Leave for 20 minutes and rinse with lukewarm water.
Cleansing - Clean your skin
The skin pores get blocked dust to exposure to air pollution, wind, sun,
air conditioning, dirt and grime from our fingers. It is really important
to remove stale make-up, perspiration, dirt, dust, excess oil etc. Use
a good, natural cleanser that removes only the impurities without stripping
the skin of nutrients and moisture.
Exfoliating the skin
It is important to help the skin renewal process by removing dead skin
cells. Exfoliate at least twice a week to get rid of dead skin cells.
Care should be taken if you have broken capillaries/surface veins.
Clay helps to deep cleanse and draw out impurities and to soften and condition
the skin. Moisturizing Monitoring helps to protect your skin from daily
pollutants. Moisturizing morning and evening with a natural moisturizer
hydrates, moisturizes and protects the skin.
Body Care Before Shower
Body brushing helps exfoliate, tone and stimulate the skin as well as
helping the natural drainage of our lymph glands. Dry body brushing before
a shower with a natural bristle brush. Always brush upwards to the heart
in quick, rhythmic strokes and brush down to the heart when you reach
the shoulder/neck area.
Apply body lotion. Water is a natural hydration for the skin.
Massage the body with almond oil or any other oil once a week. Give baby
a bath after 15 minutes.
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