How to make my skin look fair, glowing and smooth?

A healthy, fair and glowing skin is an important component of beauty. The state of your skin reflects the state of your physical and mental health. If your mind and body are healthy, so is your skin.

Skin tone has always formed a basis of disparity among the people of various origins and is one of the major parameters of beauty. If you have a darker skin, the possible reasons could be excessive production of melanin on exposure to the UV rays of the sun or hereditary factors.

You may follow some of the following home remedies in order to impart yourself a blemish free, glowing and radiant skin.

  • Lime juice is one of the most important cleansing agents on account of its citric acid content. You may rub lime juice on your face to cleanse your skin and open your pores which will help in oxidizing the harmful and toxic agents. This will give you clearer and smooth skin.
  • honey is another effective home remedy to cure skin ailments and make your skin healthy and glowing. You may massage your face with honey for a while and then wash it off for a glowing and radiant complexion. Also, you may use honey in a homemade face pack. You may make a paste of honey, milk powder, lemon juice, and almond oil and apply on the skin for fairer and brighter skin tone.
  • Make a pack by using the flour of gram, turmeric powder, fresh cream, and rose water, and apply on your face, leave it for 10 minutes and then wash it off. The antibacterial properties of turmeric coupled with cleansing property of rosewater, and gram flour would lend your fairer and radiant skin.
  • You may also prepare a face pack by making a paste of oat meal, tomato juice, and yogurt. The pack is supposed to remove your skin tan thereby giving you a brighter skin tone.
  • You can also make a paste of turmeric powder and lemon juice. Lime is a natural bleaching agent that makes your fairer, while turmeric is an antibacterial agent that makes your skin healthy and glowing.
  • Potato juice may also be used to lighten your skin tone. Massage your skin with potato juice or place a few slices of potato on your face. Potato is a natural bleaching agent, and will impart a radiant and fair look to your complexion.

answered by M W

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