Mostly girls of wheatish or dark complexion are facing the problems in their marriage. In fact some of my friends had also faced the same. Here some tips are given to lighten the skin tone and a glow to the complexion. But continues care is needed to maintain the glow and freshness.
1. Mix 1 table spoon of milk powder, 1 table spoon of honey, 1 table spoon of lemon juice, and ½ table spoon of almond oil. Apply on face and wash off after 10-15 minutes. This pack helps bring shine to the skin and also removes tan.
2. Apply the paste of gram flour (besan), milk (2 teaspoon) and lime juice (3-4 drops) on face and neck for 15 minutes and wash with water. You complexion will surely improve. Repeat this every two weeks.
3. You can do a fairness massage easily at the privacy of your home. Soak four almonds overnight. In the morning remove their skin and grind them fine. Make a paste by adding one teaspoon of gram flour (besan), one teaspoon of milk and four drops of limejuice. A daily massage with this paste will give a long lasting fairness to you.
4. Sandalwood is the greatest home therapy for dark skin. It is one of the most exclusive, most extraordinary, and most aromatic plants. It is extremely effective on pimples, prickly heat, skin eruptions, itching, swelling, spots, and rashes. It is used in treating most skin problems. It is a good blood purifier, act as a cooling agent and stimulant. It protects skin from the sun's rays, acts an anti-aging agent, and keeps skin smooth and aromatic.
5. A daily massage of sandalwood with milk will lighten the skin.
6. Apply the mixture of oatmeal, yogurt and tomato juice on the face. Wash it with cold water after 15 minutes.
7. Apply a mixture of 3-4 drops of lime juice and a grated tomato on face and neck. Wash it with cold water after 15 minutes.
8. Crush the mixture of almond, neem leaf, turmeric, sandalwood and poppy seeds with milk. Apply this paste on face and allow it to dry. Remove the dried layer by massaging your face in circular motion and wash your face using luke warm water.
9. Make a scrub by using following ingredients and use this scrub twice a week to get better result.
1 tablespoon oatmeal powder
1 tablespoon wheat germ (powder)
1 tablespoon milk powder
1 teaspoon sandal wood powder.
10. Rose is a popular herb for dark skin. It is a cooling agent and is very effective for tired skin. It is rich in vitamins C and E. Rose oil has a very pleasant scent to it. It removes dead cells from the skin. It slows the aging process. Rose oil is used for cleansing, toning, moisturizing, and nourishing of the skin.
11. Smash the cucumber with the skin until on to get the juice. Applying lime juice and cucumber will also help to lighten the skin.
12. Apply the paste of lime juice with turmeric powder (haldi) and besan, and scrub your face with this to try and remove the tan.
13. Dry skin: Apply a mixture of equal quantity of cucumber juice and honey on the face with whole body, wash after 15 minutes.
14. Oily skin: Apply a mixture of equal quantity of lemon and cucumber juice on the face with whole body, wash after 15 minutes.
15. Aplying turmeric powder along with lime juice improves the complexion as lime juice is natural bleach.
16. Mixture of dried orange peels and curd help to reduce blemishes and scars. Wash after 15 minutes with cold water.
17. A table spoon of gram flour mixed with 2 table spoon of raw milk and 2-3 drops of lime juice works well for lightening dark skin. Apply this mixture and leave it for 15 minutes before washing off. Repeat for 4 weeks and follow up with once a week.
18. Apply a paste of fresh ground mint leaves and leave it for about 20 minutes. Wash with cold water.
19. Apply a mixture of gram flour (besan), turmeric powder and milk; leave it for 15-20 minute. Wash with cold water. Do this daily at least 15 days for best results.
20. Place sliced raw potato on the face. It helps to reduce the marks and improve the skin tone.
So Guys follow these, i am sure you will get good result.