8 Home Remedies to Remove Tan from Hands

By Priyanka

When our hands are exposed to excessive sunlight, the melanin is the brown pigment that causes tanning.

Our hands are exposed most extensively to the sun rays, they may get most damage. So, here are 8 home remedies to reduce unwanted tanning.


Yogurt contains L-cysteine peptide, which reverses the pigmentation and reduces the tan from your hands.


Tomatoes are a rich source of carotenoids that can reduce tan caused by UV rays of the sun.

Lemon Juice

Lemon juice contains vitamin C, it is known to have anti-pigmentary properties that can help reduce skin tan.


Cucumber has moisturizing properties and bioactive compounds that reverse the effects of sun tan.


Honey has excellent moisturizing properties and contains antioxidants that reverse the skin damage caused by UV rays.

Orange Peel

Orange peel contain compounds that can suppress melanogenesis and reduce skin tan caused by sun rays,


Turmeric rich source of curcumin, which reduces production of melanin, thereby reducing the tan on your hands.

Aloe Vera

Aloe vera is loaded with bioactive compounds that reduce pigmentation on your skin.

You can use these natural home remedies at home to remove the tan on your hands. So, try to incorporate remedies to your skin care routine.

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