Sunscreens are skincare products available in different formulations either as lotion, spray, gel, foam (for e.g. an expanded foam lotion or whipped lotion), stick, or other topical product that absorbs/reflects some of the sun’s ultraviolet radiation and hence it helps to protect skin against sunburn. Careful use of sunscreen products can also slow or temporarily prevent the development of wrinkles, dark spots, and drooping skin.

Benefits of using Sunscreen products:

  • It provides skin protection against harmful UV rays
  • It helps to get rid of sunburns & its’ sign and symptoms
  • It hydrates the skin
  • It helps in hiding red veins on the face
  • It helps in reducing blemishes/skin patches
  • Helps to prevent Acne
  • Helps to improve skin tone
  • It reduces blotches on the skin
  • It prevents premature aging
  • Protects your skin from tanning

Lotus Herbals Safe Sun UV Sunscreens Matte Gel

Description:  Lotus Herbals sunscreen is a matte gel type of product that gets absorbed easily & rapidly in the skin. It gives ultra-soothing & mattifying effect to the skin. Skin produces excessive melanin pigments due to over-exposure to the sun and this sunscreen gel protects you from that. The Lotus matte gel fights against skin darkening. It is Infused with ingredients like Comfrey, Soothing Horse Chestnut, UV Protector, and Sebum Control Vanilla. The light formula of the Lotus matte gel gives a soothing effect to your skin. Careful use of this matte gel protects your skin from generating wrinkles; it also prevents your skin from drooping. 

Skin Type: Normal To Oily skin

Pros:

  • Non-leaky, durable and travel-friendly packaging.
  • The mild and pleasant fragrance gives matte finishing & glowing effects on the skin.
  • Lightweight, non-sticky & non-greasy skin gel texture.
  • It provides a good amount of moisture/hydration and it doesn’t make the skin dry or stretchy.
  • Broad-spectrum sunscreen; provides optimal protection from the sun-burn and sun-tan
  • Controls oil secretion
  • It has SPF 50
  • Useful as a makeup base

Cons:

  • It contains some chemicals like parabens.
  • Price is a little high when it is compared with the quantity

NIVEA Body Sunscreens, Whitening Even Tone UV Protect, For All Skin Types

Description: NIVEA Whitening Even Tone Body Lotion repairs dull and damaged skin layer by layer resulting in an even-toned skin. It is enriched with concentrated natural camu camu extracts and Acerola Cherry having 40 times higher Vitamin C content which helps to get brighter skin.

Pros:

  • Affordable price
  • It provides glowing skin
  • It improves skin tone
  • Protection from sun damage
  • Easily available
  • Non-greasy texture
  • Pleasant fragrance

Pros:

  • Dry skin may require the use of an extra moisturizer.
  • No information on how much UV protection it offers.
  • This lotion contains silicones and parabens.

Lotus Herbals White Glow Skin Whitening and Brightening SPF-25 Hand and Body Sunscreens

Description: Lotus Herbals skin whitening and brightening lotion provides triple action on skin – lightening, whitening, and brightening. It is blended with dermatologically tested fruit and plants extracts that act by deep penetration into the skin and hence provide durable action which makes your skin looks soft, glowing & fair.  Key ingredients of a product are grape extract- rich in antioxidants & improves skin elasticity, Saxifraga- Lightens and whitens the skin, Mulberry extract- helps ingredients for deep penetration into the skin

Pros:

  • It keeps your skin looking young, fresh, highly nourished, and well hydrated.
  • It reduces uneven skin pigmentation, provides lighten skin tone and smoother skin.
  • It is suitable for all skin types

Cons:

  • Use carefully if you have sensitive skin.

Lakmé Sun Expert SPF 50 PA+++ Ultra Matte Sunscreens

Description: This is an improved formulation and claimed by a manufacturer that it provides 97% protection from harmful UV rays. Lakme Sun Expert SPF 50 sunscreen gives you long-lasting coverage in summer. It gives broad-spectrum UV protection which means it protects your skin from both UVA and UVB rays without heaviness or stickiness. 

This sunscreen provides protection against skin damage that occurs due to premature aging over a period of time. This lotion is hypoallergenic, dermatologically tested and is suitable for all types of skin. You can apply this after cleansing and hydrating and can wear before putting on makeup.

Pros:

  • The sweatproof formulation is hence suitable for oily skin.
  • Lightweight, spreads & absorbs easily onto skin & gives fresh, smooth skin.
  • Protection from sun-burns and skin darkening.
  • Non-sticky.
  • The packaging is travel-friendly.
  • Paraben-free product.
  • It will not cause allergies.
  • It contains cucumber and Lemongrass extract.
  • Water-resistant

Pros:

  • It does not suit to Normal to Dry Skin.
  • It leaves white cast behind.
  • It feels heavy if apply on dry skin.
  • Lactic acid may cause irritation to sensitive skin type so careful use is recommended.

Lakme Absolute Perfect Radiance Skin lightening/Brightening Day Sunscreens

Description: Lakme Absolute Perfect Radiance Skin Lightening Day Creme has a unique formula that makes your skin flawless and gives you fair & illuminating glow. It contains precious micro-crystals and skin lightening vitamins which provide you fair and illuminated look. This lightweight creme easily gets absorbed into your skin with a silky feel. This Day Crème restores and moisturizes your skin giving it an instant glow. Its’ smooth and rich texture is suitable for all skin types. It has SPF 30 which helps to prevent sun damage to the skin. It reduces dark spots, blemishes, and breakout and gives you a perfect glam look. The titanium dioxide works as a sunscreen.

Safety Information: Avoid direct contact with eyes. In case of any direct contact, wash your eyes thoroughly with water.

Pros:

  • The creme has a smooth and silky texture.
  • It is perfect for oily skin types.
  • It helps to improve skin tone
  • It Moisturizes and nourishes your skin.
  • It gives you protection from sun damage.
  • It is easily available.
  • It keeps your skin hydrated.
  • Pleasant floral fragrance.

Pros:

  • It is not suitable for dry skin.
  • It does not last for a long time.
  • It is costly in comparison to others.