A sun tan is one of the very common problems we face in the summer. With a variety of products, all claiming to be the best tan removal products, choosing the right one can get very tricky. However, the good news is that there is a variety of natural tan removal products in India, and they are 100% chemical free. With the scorching heat, it is very common for most of us to get tanned or sun burnt.
11 best natural tan removal products in India
While applying a sunscreen is necessary it is also important use tan removal products especially when we step out in the sun with uncovered hands and face. Despite all that protection, sometimes the tan is here to stay. I am listing some of the best natural tan removal products in India that you can use to get rid of the tan.
Krya – After Sun Wash
Krya has been a part of my skin and hair care for a few years. After I switched to their natural colours, there really has been no looking back. This face powder has been specially formulated for those who are exposed to the sun for long hours. This natural face wash powder made from a researched and a tested combination of 17 grain, lentil and herb ingredients including Vetiver & Indian Madder. Mix a bit with water and use as a face wash or let it stay on for a while before you wash it with some cold water. If you have dry skin, you may need to follow up with a moisturiser.
Priced at INR 300, you can buy this on Amazon India.
Alanna – Deep Cleanser Face Pack
Deep Cleanser Face pack is contains Activated charcoal which deep cleanses skin and gives radiant glow. Lavender essential oil helps in reducing acne and tan and Aloe Vera gives cooling effect to the skin. This face pack is extremely effective in thoroughly cleansing the skin, removing clogged pores and brightening up the skin by reducing the effects of tanning. It also helps in making the skin clearer, devoid of any impurities and efficiently fighting away heavy skin pigmentation. Charcoal also detoxifies the skin besides re moving blackheads and gently exfoliating the skin.
Priced at INR 380, you can buy this on Amazon India.
BioBloom – Anti Tan Oil
I haven’t yet used this, but this one is certainly on my wish!list The Anti Tan Oil by BioBloom is a blend of Liquorice, Cedarwood & Carrot seed. Free from all chemicals, the oil provides protection against UV. It also provides hydration, and a glow to the skin. This blend of natural extracts, essential oils and cold pressed base oils is perfect to take on the sun and reverse its harmful effects! You can wear it for sun protection when going swimming or on the beach. For de-tanning, apply it to the effected/ exposed areas like arms, legs, shoulders etc. and leave on for about 30 minutes. Then shower with a mild soap/ body wash.
Priced at INR 499, you can buy this from Amazon India
Earthy Sapo – Silky Coconut
Looking for a cooling and an effective mask that can get rid of a tan? Look up the Silky Coconut mask from Earthy Sapo. It is made with coconut flour, oats flour, orange peel & pudina and is one of the best face mask for glowing skin. Earthy Sapo is fast becoming one of my favourite brands for its 100% chemical free products. While it is primarily a face powder, it also doubles up as a body wash powder. So indulge in a complete de-tan treatment with Earthy Sapo’s Silky Coconut Wash.
Priced at INR 60, you can buy this from their online store.
Juicy Chemistry – Sweet Orange, Cinnamon & Honey Body Polish
This little tub of goodness smells like Christmas in a jar. Guaranteed to perk-up dead skin cells and uplift your mood, zingy orange is combined with the warming smell of cinnamon in this gentle exfoliating scrub. Wild forest honey combines with Shea butter to give you a much needed moisture kick. Go on, treat yourself! I have used this scrub/body polish earlier and all I can say is that it works like a charm!
Priced at INR 600, you can buy this from their online store.
Skinsense Natural – Tejas Facial Cleanser
I use the Pankaja variant and I am yet to use this facial cleanser. Rashmi, the person behind SkinSense Natural recommended this product to me when I was compiling the list of best natural tan removal products in India. Packed with Vettiver root and Ranawara flower, this scrub when used regularly cleanses and nourishes to reveal a clear, radiant, glowing complexion. Formulated with Indian ranawara flower, Indian sweet rose and botanicals, this face cleanser offers astringent benefits to tighten and diminish the look of pores, while it effectively removes dead dermal cells and impurities, while also hydrating as it locks in moisture to revitalize and promote healthy, supple skin.
Priced at INR 485, you can buy this from their online store.
Omved Herbal face & Body Ubtan
If there was one brand that I would trust 100%, it has to be Omved. I have used almost all the products from the skin and hair care range. Their ubtans and soap free face cleansers in something that you must try. My most favourite has been the All Purpose Ubtan. Not specifically targetted at a sun tan, but when used regularly it does help to even the skin tone and add a glow to your skin. They do have another variant called Nagarmotha, but I always have loved the all purpose one a bit more. The all purpose ubtan is a combination of healing botanicals with nutrient-rich grains that gently exfoliate and deep cleanse, removing excess oil and dirt without stripping off moisture.
Priced at INR 250, you can buy this on Amazon India.
Mitti Se – Wild Essence Face Wash
Have you tried the Wild Essence Face Wash by Mittti Se? I was sent a sample of it long ago. It’s a powder that you can mix with pure rose water and use it wash your face. I loved to use more as a pack where I would let it stay for a few minutes and gently scrub it letting it exfoliate the dead skin. Packed with almonds, lemon peel, fullers earth, turmeric, essential oils of orange and lentils, the face wash/pack helps to remove the tan gently while nourishing your skin.
Priced at INR 210, you can buy this on Amazon India.
MamaEarth – C3 Mask
Coffee, Charcoal and Clay are the three main ingredients that go into his mask. I have been using this mask for a while now and I can vouch that it does get a glow to the skin. Apart from the 3 C’s, it also has a mix of mulberry, cucumber, and papaya fruit extracts which are useful in reducing blemishes and eliminating toxins. Kaolin clay and activated charcoal in the mask help in removing dead skin cells and reducing skin inflammations like pimples, redness, and acne from the face. Use it as a face mask in the summer too! Apply on the face and once it dries off, scrub the face with dry hands. The mask begins to peel off on its own. Splash on some cold water and enjoy cleaner skin!
Priced at INR 300, you can buy this on Amazon India.
Vkare Fuschia Detox Face Mask – Activated Charcoal
I have to say that this is one of the most refreshing face masks that I have used. While it does not explicitly mention its good for a de-tan, but activated charcoal works wonders to lighten skin and add a glow to it. Apply it liberally on your face and neck and let it dry. I love the lingering fragrance it leaves behind! Packed with Rose Water, Kaolin Light, China Clay, Glycerin, Aloe Vera, Bentonite Powder, Charcoal Powder, Clove Oil, Vitamin E, this skin enhancing face pack is a must use in the summer to keep your skin healthy.
Priced at INR 375, you can buy this on Amazon India.
Gia Bath and Body Works – Chocolate Body Polishing Scrub
These are some of the products that I can think of when I am listing some of the best natural tan removal products in India. Are you aware of any brand that should be a part of this list? Drop in a comment on the post or mail to me so that I can update this post.