Top 10 Homemade Face Packs For Skin Lightening and Dull Skin

homemade skin lightening face packs

Earlier, we have compiled the organic ready-made face packs list for you and here in this article you will be getting to know about the organic homemade face packs to whiten your skin tone in a natural manner.

With everyday stress, pollution and sun damage, skin looks tired and dark. Not just that, these factors also steal the true beauty of your skin. It makes your skin appear dark and tired. And it doesn’t matter what age you are. In this post, you will be learning about the best homemade facial pack that makes your skin lighter and adds glow.

Use of chemical rich skin care products make your skin to looks patchy in the long term. Natural products are excellent to achieve good skin. So, keep reading about these different face packs and remedies for improving the complexion.

Best Homemade Face Packs for Skin Lightening

Here, are the various face packs to brighten your face. It is suitable for all skin types and when not, it is mentioned in each segment.

1. Orange Peel and Curd Skin Lightening Face Pack

Orange peel works the best in lighting your skin with its high amount of Vitamin C. One of the best source of vitamin C, this fruit acts as melanin reducing agent.

How to make:

  1. Take Orange peel powder and add 2 teaspoons of curd in it.
  2. Mix them well and apply on your face.
  3. Keep this paste for about 15 to 20 minutes.
  4. Rinse using normal water.
  5. Do this every alternate day to make your skin glowing and light.

Recommended for:

All skin types

2. Lemon Juice and Honey Lightening Face Mask

Rich in vitamin C, lemon juice is one of the most effective skin lightening and bleaching agent. It reduces the melanin production and keeps the skin free of the sun tanning. Milk on the other hand, increases the skin cell renewal.

How to make:

  1. Mix all these ingredients in a small bowl.
  2. Using spoon mash and mix up everything well.
  3. Apply this paste on your face.
  4. Massage the skin thoroughly.
  5. Leave it for 15 minutes.
  6. Rinse your face with normal water.
  7. Do this easy remedy every night before sleeping to keep your skin fair.

Recommended for:

It is best suited for all skin types

3. Gram Flour and Turmeric Lightening Face Pack

This is not just an easy facial pack to whiten the skin, but also one of the most popular ubtan pack to get rid of the dark skin. Besan is an excellent skin exfoliator and cleanser. Turmeric revives dark and rough skin.

How to make:

  1. Take two spoons of Gram flour or besan in a bowl.
  2. Add two pinches of turmeric powder.
  3. Mix some rosewater or distilled water to make smooth paste.
  4. Apply the mask on your face and neck.
  5. Let it get fully dried for around 20 to 25 minutes.
  6. Rinse with lukewarm water.
  7. It can be applied twice a week to get best results.

Recommended for

All skin type

4. Sandalwood and Multani Whitening Face PackĀ 

Sandalwood is an amazing skin lightening natural ingredient which inhibits the production of excess melanin. It also lightens the sun tanning and darkening causing factors. Multani mitti clarifies your blocked pores and exfoliates the skin. As a result, your skin looks glowing and white.

How to make:

  1. Take one spoon of Sandalwood powder and mix one spoon of multani mitti powder.
  2. Adding some pure rosewater.
  3. Mix both of these and make a paste.
  4. Apply this paste on your cleansed skin.
  5. Leave it for 20 minutes.
  6. Wash with lukewarm water thoroughly.

This is the best facial pack for whitening your skin, when your skin is oily, acne prone and combination. If your skin experiences some dryness, you can apply a light moisturizer after using this face pack. This remedy for skin lightening can be done twice a week for best results.

Recommended for:

All skin types

5. Almond and Milk Whitening Pack

This deadly combination is the powerhouse to improve your skin complexion like nothing. It will give you best results in not just fairness, but keeping the skin radiant. While going for a party, this is the best homemade face pack that you can apply.

How to make:

  1. Soak 5-7 almonds in water at night.
  2. Keeping it overnight will soften the nuts.
  3. Next day, peel the almonds and take out their skin.
  4. Grind the almonds to make a paste.
  5. In that paste, add two spoons of milk and one spoon of honey.
  6. Mix these well and apply evenly on your face and neck.
  7. Keep this face pack for 30 minutes.
  8. Wash with mild water.
  9. It can be applied everyday for beautiful complexion.

Recommended for

For all skin types

6. Papaya and honey lightening face pack

Papaya is the powerhouse of antioxidants and enzymes that lighten your skin tone. It contains beta carotene and vitamins which helps in exfoliating the skin. In fact, it also gives you gentle peeling which reveals fair skin tone.

How to prepare:

  1. Take a chunk of papaya and mash it using a spoon.
  2. Take this mashed papaya and add one spoon of honey.
  3. Also add half teaspoon of milk and mix it.
  4. Apply this on your face and leave for around 30 minutes.
  5. Rinse with normal lukewarm water.
  6. You can try this every evening to maintain the fair skin.
  7. In fact, it can be used before a party to.

Recommended for

All skin types

7. Potato and honey face pack for fairness

Potato has antioxidant and anti darkening properties. The use of potato is a well known to mildly bleach the skin and clarify the dark spots. In fact, it can be used for lightening dark circles.

How to do it:

  1. Peel a medium sized potato.
  2. Cut it and grate it with the help of a grater.
  3. Squeeze the grated potato to pour out the juice.
  4. In that juice, add 2 teaspoon of honey.
  5. Mix it well and evenly apply it on your face and neck.
  6. Keep it at least for 30 minutes and wash with water.

This is best for lightening the skin by eliminating dark spots and blemishes of acne scars. If you do not want to use the potato juice you, can also mix grated potato for this home remedy.

8. Skin Lightening Lemon and sugar face mask

Lemon rich in vitamin C helps to lighten the skin. Sugar on the other hand, improves the complexion by scrubbing the darker skin layers. This is the best face pack for summers to get glowing and naturally fair skin tone.

How to do it:

  1. Take 3 spoons of sugar.
  2. Make sure you use fine sugar.
  3. Add two spoons of lemon juice.
  4. Mix it well and add one spoon of honey.
  5. Apply it on the face.
  6. Leave for 15 minutes.
  7. After that, scrub your face and wash with lukewarm water.
  8. Do this thrice a week and enjoy radiant skin every day.

9. Coffee powder and Honey Fairness Face Pack

Coffee powder is rich in antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties, due to which dark complexion is improved. It also eliminates toxins from your skin thereby, making it luminous. Honey keeps the moisture levels and milk improves complexion.

How to make:

  1. Take a spoon of coffee powder and add one spoon of honey in it.
  2. Add two spoons of milk and mix everything thoroughly.
  3. Apply this on the face and your neck.
  4. Keep it for 10 minutes.
  5. Using circular motions, massage for 2 to 3 minutes, then wash with warm water.
  6. This can be done twice in a week to enjoy good skin.

10. Milk powder lemon juice and Sandalwood Face Pack

  1. To prepare this skin lightening face pack, you would need honey and milk powder.
  2. You have to mix one spoon of honey with one spoon of milk powder.
  3. Add two spoons of lemon juice.
  4. Mix these thoroughly.
  5. Gently apply this on your face and neck.
  6. Leave it for 20 minutes.
  7. Rinse this using coldwater.
  8. This naturally helps to lighten your skin and eliminate the darkening factors.

Extra tips to Lighten Skin Tone

After washing your face and applying a face pack, you should always use an alcohol free toner or just pure rosewater. When follow up with a light oil- free moisturizer. Doing this simple step, can make your skin glowing instantly.

Every day you can use a face pack, rich in one spoon of lemon juice with one spoon of honey. Mix it and apply on your skin. Leave it for 20-30 minutes, then wash with lukewarm water. This honey and lemon face pack is best to lighten your skin tone quickly.

To keep your skin permanently fairer, you should always make sure to protect it, from the harmful sun rays. Always wear good sunscreen lotion, whenever you face the sun. This step becomes important even when it is not sunny or cloudy.

To get fairer skin overnight, it is best that you apply a mixture of milk and lemon juice. Take one teaspoonful of milk and add half teaspoon of lemon juice. Mix and massage this lotion all over your face and neck. Massage for 2 to 3 minutes at least, then leave it overnight. Next day wash it with normal water. This overnight remedy helps to make your skin clear and brighter.

Other than that apply honey on your face every night. Keep it for 10 minutes, then wash with lukewarm water. This simple step everyday will keep the skin glowing.

To clear your skin quickly and get rid of the scars. You can apply lemon juice every night over the spots. This quick 2 minute treatment will get you great results in getting rid of the dark spots and blemishes from your skin. It makes your skin smooth and Spotless.

For making skin glowing naturally, it is best that you stay hydrated by drinking at least 7 to 8 glasses of water during the day. Eating a lot of fruits and vegetables also increases the natural glow from inside.

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