Sandalwoodcontains natural skin lightening agents and hence is used in many fair face packs. Take 1 tablespoon of sandalwood powder and besan. Add a little turmeric and put the required amount of rose water to make a thin paste. Apply this paste on your face for 15 minutes and wash it off with a mild face cleanser. Sandalwood powder is a well-known Indian traditional skin toner used for smooth and fairer skin. It is rich in anti-oxidants and helps in the prevention of wrinkle formation, as it fights the damage caused by radicals.