Tips to cure sun tan and sun burn
=>Take 4 tsp of sandalwood powder, five tbsp. of coconut and two tsp of almond oil. Mix together and apply on the exposed areas.
Natural way to help remove tan in arms
=>Massage with sandalwood based cream and apply a paste of multani matti (fullers earth) and sandalwood powder mixed together.
=>Avoid lotions that contain topical anesthetic medications because you can become sensitized and then allergic to that medicine.
=>Make a paste of Barley, turmeric and yogurt in equal proportions. Apply it over the area of sunburns for sunburn relief.
=.Sunscreen should be generously applied. If out in the sun for a prolonged period of time during the day, wearing a hat and other protective clothing is recommended. Light clothing reflects the sun most effectively.
=>Apply cold aloe vera gel, apple cider vinegar, or plantain to help heal sunburn.
=>Dip some gauze into milk and apply it to your sunburned skin. The tannic acid in the tea draws the burn out of the skin and heals it. After just one application, most sunburns are no longer painful and are much less red. However, this treatment will act on the pain but may not prevent peeling.
In cases of over-exposure, tanning and sunburn, here are a few excellent remedies.
=>Coconut oil is very gentle for skin. Massage whole body with coconut oil before going out in sun. It hepls in sunburn prevention.
=>Milk is also a good food remedy for sun burns. To get relief apply on affected area using a cloth.
=>Appling ice to the burned area is beneficial.
=>Using cold tea bags will remove tanning from the sunburns.
=>Sliced small pieces of raw cucumber or potato and applying to affected area will reduce redness and inflammation caused by sunburn. Application of sandal wood paste also provide relief from the burning sensation.
=>Mix wheat flour, milk, olive oil, or barley flour, honey, and raw egg white paste to make a mixture. Use this mixture for treating sunburn and tanning from sun
=>Take 2 tomatoes puree, cucumber puree and Mix with lemon juice. Apply this paste all over the suntanned and sunburnt skin. Let it dry. Dab the puree again. Repeat 3 times and let it dry thoroughly, then rinse off. Use this treatment for a week and see the difference. It not only helps to soothe the tanned area, it adds a glow to the skin too.
=>Take 3 tablespoons of milk and add to it one tablespoon of turmeric powder. Apply all over the face or affected areas. Leave it to dry. Rub in circular motions and then rinse off. It not only helps to remove tan it also helps remove fine facial hair.
=>Take a few vitimin pills (c, d and a) and grind up as many as needed into some cod liver oil (make into a past) put in about 1/4 of its mass in vasalien (with vitimin e and aloe). Aadd any typ of all natural lotion that had green tea in it and apply to burnt areas….put on before you take a shower (it will smell rancidly of fish) unless you want to add some type of really REALLY strong perfume to it….but i wouldnt risk it…leave on for as long as posible before showering wash ad thurowly as posible (to get fish smell off) and apply the green tea lotion to sunburnt areas (or every where…its great for your skin) and if you have any newer scares apply a very thin layor of cod liver oil to it with a q-tip (it will make the scare heal more efectivly making them a lot less noticible in the future) and if the sunburn is not too bad (to the point of blistering) then apply rubbing aaucihol to it….it will cool it off…but what ever you do do not apply to any even close to open areas.