20 Best Sunburn Home Remedies – Instant Relief from Sunburn

Treat sunburn with these natural home remedies:


Peppermint: Mix two drops of peppermint oil with a cup of lukewarm water. Pour it into a spray bottle and mist it on the skin.

Black Tea : To relieve a sunburn soak a couple of tea bags in water and let soak until the tea is dark black. Dip a rag into the tea and dab on your sunburn. Continue to reapply as the tea dries.  tan with this tried and true trick. The tanning acid in black tea reportedly helps draw heat from sunburned skin.

Cold yogurt: A bowl of chilled yogurt applied on the face will not only treat sunburn but also leave your skin dewy fresh.

Mint: Mint will immediately cool the sunburn, pour hot water on mint leave, Cover with a lid and set aside for an hour. Use the cool mint water on the affected area. You can also make a blend the mint leaves and use it as a mask.

Witch hazel: The anti inflammatory properties of witch hazel will help your skin from sunburn. Moisten a cloth with Witch Hazel and apply it to your sunburn to soothe the skin.

Honey: Soothe and moisturize the skin by applying a thin layer of natural honey on the burn to speed up healing and minimize pain.

Coconut oil: Mix coconut oil along with aloe vera gel and smooth it on the entire body to cool and calm the skin.

Gram flour:  Mix chickpea flour with a pinch of turmeric and milk cream or water into a thick paste. Apply it on the sunburn and leave it on for few mins before you rinse off with cool water.

Rose Water: rose water can play a role in reducing damage from sun exposure. Soak cotton balls in rosewater and hold them on the affected area to treat sunburn/suntan effectively.

Aloe Vera: Aloe vera provides natural healing benefits. Use pure aloe vera gel on the skin to relieve the pain and irritation of the sun burn.