Summer Care : Best Sunscreens for all skin types

Hey everyone!

Summers are tough on the skin. A sunscreen is imperative to protect your skin and keep it healthy.

Why use Sunscreen :

Most of the damage the skin suffers occurs courtesy of UV rays – be it tanning, pigmentation or wrinkling and aging. Skin cancers are also linked with damage from UV rays.

Dermatologists recommend a sunscreen of minimum SPF 30 is for use in Indian weather conditions.

Here is a list of sunscreens which will suit all skin types and are must have this summer

  • Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry Touch Sun Block




Skin types – All

SPF – 50

PA – +++

This is a highly recommended sunscreen, recommended by many dermatologists as well. Though creamy in consistency it is non greasy and will suit all skin types. This is the one I am using currently and have been using since school days.

  • Clinique Sun Broad Spectrum SPF 50



Skin Types  – All specially safe for sensitive skin

SPF – 50 / 30

This award winning sunscreen from Clinique offers UVA and UVB protection. This product is dermatologically tested , safe for sensitive skin and won’t break you out.

  • Vichy Capital Soleil Protective Sun Cream



Skin Type  – Available in different variants for dry, oily and sensitive skin

SPF – 50 / 30

A very good sunscreen that offers UVA and UVB protection, its speciality is the Mexoryl XL filter system that provides high protection against the harmful effects of UV rays.

  • La Roche – Posay Anthelios Fluid XL SPF 50+



Skin Type – All

SPF – 50

This one offers protection against UV rays that’s stricter than even the European recommendation! It has a new filter system that combines Mexoryl XL and SL and Senna Alata extract, a natural cell protector.

  • Sebamed Sunscreen



Skin Type – All specially oily and combination

SPF – 50 / 30

This one is a medicated sunscreen that provides reliable protection against UVA and UVB. It is non comedogenic so perfect for oily, combination and acne prone skin. It is also enriched with vitamin E and provitamin B5.

  •  Lotus Herbals Sunscreen SPF 40



Skin type – All especially oily and combination

SPF – 40

PA – +++

This one comes from the house of Lotus Herbals which makes sunscreens in all ranges of SPF. This particular variant has a mattifying effect , is tinted and protects well.

So this was a round up of must have sunscreens this summer. Make sure you care for your skin by picking up the right one!!

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