8 Ways to Have Light Skin

Ways to Have Light Skin

Fair complexion is desired by millions of women all over the world. Many women possess fair complexion from their birth but due to many reasons they start losing it.

If you have lost your fair complexion due to any reason and want to get back your complexion, this article is for you. If you want to get fair complexion you should be aware of the factors that cause to lose your skin beauty. Using special methods to brighten your skin may cost you more money than you want and are willing to pay. However, if you still want to get whiter skin, you should read the below section carefully.

How To Keep Light Skin Tone

Daily massage

Daily massage your face with a combination of 2 tbsp of olive oil and a tsp of honey for 2 to 3 minutes and then wipe off with lukewarm water.This home remedy leaves the complexion fairer and smoother.An ideal home remedy for a dry and sensitive skin.If you have an oily skin then you can mix few drops of lemon juice and use it.Drink Water

Drinking water

to quench thirst is normal but you should drink plenty of water to keep light skin tone. Due to many reasons your body produces toxins that get accumulated into your liver, that flow into your blood stream and that get accumulated under your skin layer.

Toxins deposited beneath your skin layer spoils the beauty of your skin and your skin appears dark or stained. It is very difficult to get rid of such toxins through external means but water proves to be excellent remedy to flush out this type of toxins. Water not only eliminates toxins from your liver and bloodstream but it also cleans toxins present in/on your skin. Eventually your skin glows and looks fair when toxins are removed.

Creams & Lotions

To keep your skin tone light, you also need to apply suitable creams and lotions. This is required because your skin appears dark due to over production of melanin pigments. To control or reduce the production of melanin pigment you need to apply some skin lightening creams & lotions regularly. You should look for skin creams that contain hydroquinone as its major component.


helps a lot in controlling the production of melanin pigment which eventually prevents your skin from getting dark. Do not expect any miracle overnight if you have started using such creams. You need to apply such creams regularly for a long period to get the desired result.

Use Sunscreen

As mentioned above regarding the harmful effects of UV rays and excess heat emitted from the Sun, you need to protect your skin from getting dark by protecting your skin using sunscreen. Choose a sunscreen that suits your skin and apply it regularly. If you are going out in Sun apply sunscreen at least half an hour before going out, for better result.

If your work demands you to remain in heat for a longer period you should wash your face after 2-3 hours and again apply sunscreen on your skin. This also means that you should carry sunscreen with you while going out in Sun. Do not depend upon any sunscreen available in the market. Your sunscreen should be labeled with SPF 30. In summer use of sunscreen is essential but this doesn’t mean that you should not use it in winter. If you want to keep light skin tone then you should also use sunscreen in winter.

Hats and umbrellas

prove to be very beneficial in protecting you from heat stroke and sunburns. Whenever you have to go out in Sun, either wear a hat of your choice or cover yourself with an umbrella. But don’t forget to apply sunscreen even if you use hats and umbrellas.

Skin Whitening Pack

Try the mixture of 2 tsp of corn flour powder and 1 egg white on your face to lighten your skin tone dramatically.Oily or acne prone skin can add fresh lemon juice for great results.Use Face MaskTo keep light skin tone, apply face masks regularly; at least once or twice a week. You can buy readymade face masks or prepare at home. You can prepare face mask at home by using some citrus fruits or vegetables such as ripe tomato, cucumber etc. You can also rub ripe papaya pulp or cucumber slices on your face and wash after 20 minutes. Rubbing lemon juice on your skin benefits a lot and your skin starts glowing.

Apply Castor Oil

Castor oil acts as an excellent tonic for your skin. It makes your skin glow and heals most of your skin problems. Apply castor oil on your face at bedtime twice or thrice a week and wash it in the morning with tap water.