Are you bothered about dark patched and uneven skin tone?
Is it affecting your self-esteem and confidence?
Then you may have already started looking for skin whitening products.
Well, there are many whitening gels and creams available in the market but most of them fail to live up to their claims.
The surgical treatments for skin whitening are quite expensive and are not worth to choose because of the side effects. Therefore, it is vital to find out a solution which is cost effective and safe.
Using ingredients available at home can achieve the same.
One of the easily available ingredients in every home is “Tomato”.
Here we have included some effective methods of using tomato alone or in combinations for skin whitening.
Try all methods to find out the best one that suits your skin.
Blend or grate 1 tomato to a fine paste and Apply this mixture over the skin.
Let it rest for 20 minutes and rinse it off with water.
Or consuming raw tomato juice daily in the morning also helps to achieve fairer and even skin tone.
Repeat this process daily.
Tomato with Lemon Juice
In this combination, both tomato and Lemons have natural bleaching properties that lighten the skin effectively.
Mix few drops of fresh lemon juice in 1 tablespoon tomato juice.
Apply the mixture over the skin and let it rest for 15 minutes.
Rinse with lukewarm water followed by cold water.
Follow this process 3 times a week.
Tomato with Milk
The nutrients present in milk and vitamins present in tomato will nourish and lighten the skin.
Mix 1/2 cup each of tomato juice and milk and Apply this mixture over the skin.
After 20 minutes, rinse it off with cold water.
Or you can also use milk powder instead of milk and follow the same process.
Continue using this process daily to achieve desired results.
Tomato with Cucumber
Both tomato and cucumber have astringent properties which tighten the large open pores, hydrate and lighten the skin.
Blend 1/2 ripe tomato and 1/4 peeled cucumber and Apply this mixture over the skin.
After 15 minutes, rinse it off with cold water.
Or you add 1 teaspoon of turmeric or honey or orange juice to the mixture and follow the same process.
Following this process 2 – 3 times a week will lighten the skin quickly.
Tomato with Yogurt and Oatmeal
Mix 1 tablespoon each of tomato juice, yogurt and oatmeal to make a fine paste.
Apply an even coat of mixture on the skin and After 20 minutes, rinse it off with cold water.
Or you can exclude oatmeal and follow the remaining process.
To achieve quick results, follow this process 2 to 3 times a week.
Tomato with Honey
Blend 1/2 tomato to get a smooth puree.
Add 1 tablespoon honey to the mixture and stir well.
Allow it rest for 15 minutes and Wash it off with lukewarm water followed by cold water.
For better results, repeat the process 3 times a week.
Tomato with Potato
Mix 2 tablespoons each of tomato and potato juice and Apply this mixture over the skin.
Let it rest for 15 minutes and rinse it off with cold water.
Or Add 1 teaspoon honey to the mixture and follow the same process.
Repeat this process daily.
Tomato with Orange Lentil and Aloe Vera
Tomato contains astringent properties which tone and whitens the skin,
orange lentil clears excess oil from the skin and aloe vera hydrates the skin.
Soak orange lentil overnight and blend it to a fine paste in the morning.
Or alternatively, you can use store brought orange lentil powder.
Scoop out the gel from aloe vera.
Grate 1/2 tomato to a smooth paste.
Mix orange lentil (powder or paste), aloe vera gel and tomato pulp and stir together.
Apply this paste over the dark skin. Let it rest for 10 – 15 minutes and rinse it off with cold water.
Continue using this method 3 times a week to achieve the results.
For added benefits add little coconut oil to the mixture.
Tomato with Papaya
This combination provides instant glow and radiance to the skin.
Combine 2 tablespoons each of papaya and tomato juice.
Apply this mixture over the skin and let it rest for 20 minutes.
Wash it off with lukewarm water followed by cold water.
To observe results quickly, follow the process 3 times a week.
Remedy Ten :
Tomato Skin Whitening Peel
This peel will remove accumulate dead skin, absorb oil and lighten the skin.
Blend 1 raw tomato to smooth paste.
Boil gelatin in 1/2 cup water for few minutes.
Add tomato paste to the gelatin, turn of the heat and let it cool down.
Add 2 tablespoons manuka honey to it and refrigerate for 20 minutes.
Cleanse the skin area you want to apply the mixture.
Spread an even layer over the skin and let it rest for 10 to 15 minutes.
Gently peel off the mixture in upwards direction.
Wash your face with cold water and pat dry.
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