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Top 10 home remedies for skin whitening 2019

Do you always search for skin whitening products in the market? Have you spent thousands of bucks on expensive skin whitening creams and lotions, but fed up of their fake promises? Why don’t you look for natural remedies? These natural remedies are really effective if you use them on a regular basis.

Dried Orange Peel and Curd

Orange peel and curd pack is easy to make at home. You just need to dry orange peels under sunlight and store in an airlock box. Now, mix a spoon of dried orange peel with curd and make a paste. Apply it on your face for 20 minutes and let it dry. Then, rinse with cold water. This pack will help in lightening spots and other marks of your face.

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is well-known for lightening marks and scars on the face and other body parts. Yu just need to apply coconut oil daily on spots and scars. They will lighten up on regular usage.

Gram Flour and Turmeric Powder Mask

It is an easy to make face mask which is really effective for skin whitening and marks removing. Mix 2 tsp of gram flour, 1 pinch of turmeric powder and 1 tsp of lemon juice or yogurt. Now, apply this mask for 20-25 minutes and let it dry. Scrub of this mask when dried and rinse it.

Milk, Honey and Lemon Juice

Here is another easy to make pack for skin whitening. Take one spoon of milk, honey and lemon juice and mix them to make a smooth paste. Now, apply it on your face and neck for 20-30 minutes and then, wash-off with normal water. Repeat it 2-3 times a week and it will remove all marks from your skin and make your skin softer.

Oatmeal, Yogurt and Tomato Mask

Mix one tsp each of oatmeal, tomato juice and yogurt in a bowl to make a paste. Apply it on your face and neck for 20-30 minutes and rinse with normal water. Tomato juice is known as a good astringent and lightens skin naturally. Oatmeal helps in exfoliating skin naturally and gently. Yogurt helps in removing blemishes because of its mild bleaching effect. You can also scrub your mask while rinsing it. It will remove dead skin. This mask is really effective in removing sun tan.

Lemon Juice and Cucumber Juice Mask

As we know, lemon has bleaching agents and it lightens all marks on face. You have to mix one tsp of lemon juice and one tsp of cucumber juice. Apply it on your face for 15-20 minutes and let it dry. Now, wash off with normal water. Cucumber will also give a cooling effect to your skin. It is a perfect face mask for these hot summers.

Honey and almond is a very good home pack for sun tan removal and skin whitening.

Honey and almond is a very good home pack for sun tan removal and skin whitening.

Honey and Almond

Honey and almond work wonderfully for skin whitening if applied together. They moisturize skin as well as remove all sun tan. You can make this mask easily. Just mix 1 tsp of honey, 1 tsp of milk powder, half tsp of almond powder or oil and 1 tsp of honey. Mix them and make a paste. Apply it for 15-20 minutes and then rinse off with normal water.

Gram Flour and Tomato Face Mask

Gram flour is well known for sun tan removal especially in India. You can apply a face mask of tomato and gram flour. It is really useful in skin whitening. Take 2 tsp of gram flour and mix with 2-3 tsp of tomato juice. Mix it and apply for 15-20 minutes. Then, rinse off with clean water.

Lemon and Honey

This is an easy to make a face mask for skin whitening and both lemon and honey can be easily found in every kitchen. Take one tsp of lemon juice and one tsp of honey and mix well. Now, apply this mask on your face for 15-20 minutes and let it dry. Then, wash your face with normal water. You will get soft and clear skin after this mask.

Tomato and Coriander Mask

Tomato and coriander leaves mask is a perfect skin whitening mask for dry and oily skin. You have to mix two tsp of tomato juice with two tsp of coriander leaves juice. Now, add a spoon of fullers earth and a few drops of lemon juice. Apply this smooth mask for 20-30 minutes and rinse off with normal water.

All of these masks are easy to make at home. They are really effective in removing fine lines, dark spots, wrinkles, fade moles, sun tan, acne scares, and dullness. They also tighten the skin and make your skin soft and smooth.

Apart from these natural remedies, you should also use sunblock and sunscreen lotions whenever you go out in the summers and sunlight.

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Comments

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on October 13, 2016:

I am not aware about it that curd, orange peel and turmeric powder is not available in Africa. Anyhow you can make curd from milk. Or go for other mentioned home remedies.

ujunwa on October 11, 2016:

Please jasmeetk...I'm african,nigerian to be precise,please how can I make the so called curd..the orange peel and curd....and also,how do I get the turmeric powder, can it be ordered and sent.please help me

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on April 21, 2015:

Try any of the above mentioned home remedies.

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on April 21, 2015:

Go for normal curd. Anyhow you can use curd with lemon also.

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on April 21, 2015:

Try any of the above mentioned home remedies. All are meant to remove sun tan and brighten up your skin.

anant on April 16, 2015:

My skin colour is brown how I get my skin colour looking extra white ....

Urmi on April 03, 2015:

There are so many type curd with lemon or curd cheese ,which one good for face mask??

Salma on April 03, 2015:

Hi jasmeetk my feet are dark compare to my face and hand what can I do ? Plz advise me.. Thanku

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on March 14, 2015:

apply lemon juice on the darker area. It is well known for removing marks and scars from our skin.

Jennifer on March 12, 2015:

What can you do for darker upper lip

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on February 19, 2015:

I am so glad to hear this Asma that you tried these home remedies and got positive result too :)

ASMA MAUJOOD on February 17, 2015:

Hi! Am asma a srilanken i got good result from your herbel mask am vry happy to givie this msg u maam or sir...

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on January 22, 2015:

You can follow any of these home remedy as per the availability of ingredients.

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on January 22, 2015:

I have listed 10 home remedies for skin whitening. You can follow any of these to get result. The result will be slow but it will be permanent and no side effect.

asma haris on January 20, 2015:

My skin z dry d i also hve black heads.kindly tell me which home remedie z best for my skin?

Reema on December 24, 2014:

Ma neck and face s dark compared to body cn u plzzz suggest body scrub for faster results

Kanaga on December 08, 2014:

Thank you so much mam.

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on November 26, 2014:

#Kanaga... yes you can use more than 1 tip, but don't over use them. Use 2-3 times a week max in total.

kanaga on November 20, 2014:

Hiiii mam thank u for all tips.can I use more than one tips? If can use means how?? Plz ans me

aliya on October 06, 2014:

thank you so much

shehzonia khan on September 22, 2014:

Okay thanks ma'm..

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on September 21, 2014:

#Noorish You can try coconut oil. It is well known for removing scars.

noorish on September 20, 2014:

with the help of homemade tip how i can remove the nail spots on my face

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on September 20, 2014:

These home remedies are meant for skin whitening. You can use them once or twice a week. Regarding sunblock...it may vary depending upon what is the weather of your country, availability of brands. So, my suggestion is to consult a dermatologist. They can suggest you in a best way.

shehzonia khan on September 20, 2014:

hi ! My skin is very dull nd full of blackheads nd er redness plz tell me easy tip..

noorie on September 19, 2014:

Hi mam how r u? Mam I have frickle and pigmention on my face pls tel me home remedi and how long I use this prossess.daily use or twice a week pls tell me .thanks.my age is 30over n what kind of sunblock may I use.

kavitha on September 17, 2014:

Hi,

i am dark and not whitey, tell me some tips for whitening face....

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on September 13, 2014:

@Nolan.. I feel you should consult a dermatologists!!

Nolan on September 12, 2014:

Hi my face have a dark color under my eyes how can I remove it

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on September 08, 2014:

@loveth... if you have dry skin then go for yogurt or curd based home remedy. It will moisturize your face.

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on September 08, 2014:

#bikash sharma.... you can opt for any of the above home remedy as per the availability of ingredients. All are worth trying.

loveth on September 05, 2014:

I have a dry skin pls which of d remedies should i use? Or should i try the one of milk,lemon juice and honey can i all so rub it all over my body?

bikash sharma on September 03, 2014:

jasmeeth i want to make my face fair...so plz give me some tips...

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on August 28, 2014:

@Jyoti... I am collecting home remedies for sunburn... Will share soon!!

jyoti on August 27, 2014:

How to remove sunburn.

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on August 21, 2014:

@Meenal... start using coconut oil for dark circles. take few drops of coconut oil on your fingers and massage it in circular motion on your eyes before going to sleep. Leave it overnight. Coconut oil is well know for skin lightening. I will share complete list of best home remedies soon...!!

meenal on August 20, 2014:

How to get rid of dark circles

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on August 20, 2014:

@Rhea Gupta.... personally I never used sun block or tan lotion. So, I can't suggest you any specific sunscreen. Anyhow, you can checkout this article: https://discover.hubpages.com/style/How-to-get-rid...

I have listed several home remedies to get rid of suntan. I hope they will be helpful for you !!

rhea gupta on August 19, 2014:

even aftr applying sun block of AVON. my skin get tanned and my skin color becomes dark. also my complexion is dark.. what should i do ?

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on August 16, 2014:

@Sheza.... U don't need to use these home remedies daily. You can use any above listed home remedies once or twice a week. For example: mixing turmeric powder, gram flour, and milk in thin paste. Rub this paste on your body while having bath. You can apply soap after applying this paste.

sheza on August 15, 2014:

Can u suggest any tip that can use daily for combination skin to become fair & glow

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on August 14, 2014:

@Sheza.... u can use curd instead of milk. it is recommended to use twice a week maximum. Turmeric can be any turmeric!!

sheza on August 12, 2014:

Whether we can use any turmeric

sheza on August 12, 2014:

Gramflour turmeric & milk can use instead of curd .any prob if it is used daily

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on August 06, 2014:

@Pooja_sharma You can try any of the above 10 listed home remedies for your skin. All are home remedies and ingredients are easily available in every kitchen or fridge. So, try the best suited to you :)

pooja shrama on August 06, 2014:

My skin is brown colour. Give me advice.

anu on August 06, 2014:

Lemon or curd is best using daily for fair & glowing for dry skin

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on July 16, 2014:

no. once a week is enough

anu on July 14, 2014:

Can I use it daily

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on July 13, 2014:

Yes, you can use curd. There is not much difference in curd and yogurt. It is just the difference in the fermenting process.

anu on July 13, 2014:

Can use curd instead of yoghurt

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on July 11, 2014:

@neha.. Mix 2 tsp of gram flour, 1 pinch of turmeric powder and 1 tsp of yogurt. Now, apply this mask for 20-25 minutes

neha on July 11, 2014:

Hi.my face is a brownish colour and a dry skin

I want my skin to become fair and glow very quickly .can you suggest me which is best remedy suitable to get result

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on July 09, 2014:

@anu try home remedy including Milk, Honey and Lemon Juice. It will be good for dry skin.

anu on July 08, 2014:

which is best for dry skin and whether can we use 2tips together

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on June 25, 2014:

surely use it :)

Shabnam Goindi on June 24, 2014:

Thnku mam!! I ll apply it frm 2day

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on June 23, 2014:

#Ieraa & #shabnam for body whitening, the most easiest method is to make a thin paste of gram flour, turmeric powder and curd. Apply this paste twice a week on your whole body while having bath regularly. It will show result soon and your skin will look brighter and glowing.

Shabnam goindi on June 23, 2014:

Hi! My all over skin from head to toe is of brown colour ,, I want it to be white,, so what I should do? Please tell me quickly as it is vry mch urgnt ,,

ieraa on June 23, 2014:

my body colous is wheatish .plz suggest me how i can make my body whitening nd glowing

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on June 22, 2014:

@Jyothi I never recommend skin whitening creams. Instead, you can try any of above home remedies for skin whitening. Home remedies are a little slow but their result is permanent.

jyothi on June 21, 2014:

My face look bit dark compare my body

..I need best cream to change my skin tone at least two shades pls help me

.. nw am using KOJIVIT CREAM

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on June 09, 2014:

#Karishma.. as you said that your skin is extremely sensitive, so I suggest you to visit skin specialist first before trying any home remedy or any other thing for yourself. All above listed home remedies are wonderful for skin whitening, but for extreme sensitive skin, any thing can cause rashes etc. So, skin specialist can suggest you better.

karishma on June 09, 2014:

Hey I need ur help I hav extremly sensitive skin n dats y I get tanned very easily my skin looks dull n tired n I have pigmentation provlem also can u sugest me somdng...

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on March 18, 2014:

Hey #sonal you can use any of above written home remedy for skin whitening... :) Usually people wash their face with soap. It makes our skin dry and it wash off essential oils as well. I do recommend you Neutrogena oil free acne face wash and VLCC Punernava toner.

sonal on March 18, 2014:

My skin is dull nd i have acne problem nd there are lots of scars on my face.my face looks immediately dull after wash my face.suggest me good facepack

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on March 11, 2014:

@kmeowmeow yes tomato is effective for skin whitening. Anyhow, I do recommend you to use a mask of tomato juice and gram flour. It will give you better result.

kmeowmeow on March 10, 2014:

can i just use tomato?can't find that coriander thingy

kmeowmeow on March 10, 2014:

is tomato really effective to whiten my body?how many days,weeks or months will you see the result?:))thankss

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on March 01, 2014:

@reshma... take 2-3 drops of coconut oil on finger tips and massage before sleeping in night. massage in circular motion. Coconut oil is well known for removing scars also.

reshma on March 01, 2014:

Remedy for dark circles ?

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on February 09, 2014:

@shebi once a week in enough. Don't use it daily.

shebi on February 09, 2014:

tnq fr th tips.i wl try it frm today.cn i use dis mask daily..

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on February 02, 2014:

@ shebi...Mix 2 tsp of gram flour, 1 pinch of turmeric powder and 1 tsp of yogurt. Now, apply this mask for 20-25 minutes and let it dry. Scrub of this mask when dried and rinse it. It helps in removing blackheads and whiteheads also.

Shebi on February 02, 2014:

which one wl wrk fr me? em having both whiteheads n blackheads..,pigmentation also..plz help..

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on October 13, 2013:

@neha.. yes you can apply thin paste of gram flour, turmeric, curd and water ( water to thin paste for easy application). Rub this paste while bathing. You can apply it 2-3 times a week. For sure it will work.

neha on October 07, 2013:

hi i want a remedy for the body to lighten it not for the face.. do u have any?

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on October 03, 2013:

@sadiya getting a fair skin is not like a magic. I shall suggest you that instead of using skin whitening soaps, you should try for home remedies. they will work slowly but the result will be accountable. You can try any of the above listed remedies as per you suitability, they will work :)

sadiya on September 24, 2013:

I need a best remedy for skin lightning.i use flulak soap.but this did nt work.pls tel me so dat i need to look fairer dan a heroin in a month.

Jasmeet Kaur (author) from India on August 26, 2013:

@heart beauty I am glad to hear that my home remedy idea worked for you.

Thanks for sharing your views :)

heart beauty on August 26, 2013:

the tamato and the gram flour worked out really good for me thank you for all the tips

Immortal poet on July 03, 2013:

Well jasmeet thank you pretty much for suggesting this. I hope this will work out. I'll try it twice a week and yeah thanks once again. :)

Immortal poet on July 02, 2013:

Will this work out, i mean i was a lot fairer and like honey coloured, but as i left my teen age, my skin got tanned and darker, and spots all over my face, i have been trying dermatologists but all in vain. Now i want to try a perfect natural care for my skin so that all this s#it from my face would diminish. i know tomatoes curd and lemon will work out better but if you have better than this then please share. Thank you.

Shadaan Alam from India on May 09, 2013:

this was one of my favorite hubs because i always love to read something related to skin whitening tips and all. you are right curd, lemon, tomato are all good skin whiteners, voted up

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