In summer, our skin not only gets tanned due to constant exposure to the sun but also gets severely damaged. According to dermatologists, sunscreens are the most important skincare drug that should be applied to avoid skin problems and disorders caused by the harmful rays of the sun. Therefore, it is advisable to apply a sunscreen lotion containing Sun Protection Factor (SPF). With this, premature wrinkles and any kind of damage to the skin can be avoided.
Here we have curated the best 8 sunscreens lotion for oily, normal, and dry skin with their specifications. Have a look:
Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry Touch Sunblock SPF 50+ Sunscreen
Neutrogena is a sunscreen lotion that comes with many features. It can be considered as one of the good sunscreen lotions for oily skin. It has sunblock rays and oil-control properties, which makes the skin matte. It uses a technology called Helioplex, which protects against the harmful UVA/UVB rays of the sun. This can be considered as a perfect sunblock sunscreen lotion for all seasons.
It is waterproof, sweatproof, oil-free, and non-comedogenic.
The company claims that it contains SPF 50+, which can protect the skin from the UVA and UVB rays of the sun.
It is dermatologically tested.
It has a mild and seductive fragrance.
It is suitable for both men and women.
It is ultra-light and has a non-shiny finish. The skin feels soft after applying this.
It is suitable for oily, dry as well as normal skin types.
It contains oat kernel extract, which can help reduce irritation and acts as a skin barrier.
Lotus Herbals Safe Sun UV Screen Matte Gel:
It is a matte finish sunblock gel, which provides freshness to the face. In addition, it can protect against many types of damage caused by the sun. This gel contains extracts of horse chestnut, vanilla, and comfrey, which may be beneficial for the skin.
It absorbs quickly into the skin and gives a clean matte finish.
It contains SPF 50 PA+++ that prevents the damage caused by the harmful UV rays of the sun.
It provides a cooling effect to the skin.
It can also be used as a makeup base.
It works well on both oily and normal skin.
Wow Anti-Pollution Sunscreen:
This sunscreen lotion spreads smoothly and evenly on the skin. The company claims that this sunscreen has SPF 40, which protects the skin from harmful rays of the sun, pollution, smog, etc.
It is hygienic and travel-friendly due to its compact packaging.
Provides moisture along with hydrating the skin.
Beneficial for normal to dry skin.
Free from skin-damaging mineral oils, parabens, and sulfates which are harmful chemicals.
Aroma Magic Aloe Vera Sunscreen Gel:
This sunscreen gel acts as a barrier on the skin and protects it from the harmful rays of the sun. It also keeps moisture in the skin. It is beneficial for oily and sensitive skin as well as acne-prone skin.
A pea-sized amount of gel is enough for the entire face and it spreads easily.
With SPF 20, it provides protection from UVA and UVB rays of the sun.
You will feel light after applying it.
There is no need to apply a separate moisturizer after using it.
It is extremely mild on the skin and does not leave any fragrance after applying it.
It contains Vitamin-B5, Vitamin-C, and Vitamin-E, which can help prevent the signs of aging on the skin.
It is free from oxybenzone, parabens, harsh chemicals, alcohol, and artificial fragrance.
It is suitable for both men and women.
Clinique Super City Block Ultra Protection:
This oil-free face protector comes in tube packaging with a silver cap. The company claims that this sunscreen can help protect the skin from damage caused by pollution and the harmful rays of the sun.
It has SPF 40+ to protect the skin from the harmful UV rays of the sun.
Good packaging, and travel friendly.
It also provides protection from UVA and UVB rays of the sun.
Gets absorbed quickly into the skin.
Makes skin healthy and glowing when used.
Does not cause skin breakouts.
It is beneficial in removing dark spots from the skin.
Keeps the skin youthful and glowing and maintains its glow.
Biotique Bio Carrot Face and Body Sun Lotion:
This lotion is full of natural ingredients. It is made with carrot oil and aloe vera. It keeps the skin moisturized in the sun. Also, it has SPF 40+, which protects the skin from the harmful rays of the sun.
The SPF 40+ present in it protects the skin from the harmful UVA and UVB of the sun.
Dermatologically certified to protect the skin.
This is not a cosmetic product.
Beneficial for keeping the skin soft and moisturized.
Suitable for all skin types.
It can be used by both men and women.
Sturdy packaging, which makes it travel-friendly.
VLCC 3D Youth Boost Sunscreen Gel Cream:
Next on our list is VLCC. This cream is enriched with Saxifraga extract, Ceramide III, and Vitamin B3, which can be beneficial for the skin in many ways.
This cream gets absorbed quickly into the skin upon use.
It can be called a perfect summer sunscreen.
Beneficial for people with dry skin.
The convenient packaging is travel-friendly.
It has SPF 40 PA+++ and can protect the skin from the harmful UV rays of the sun.
Free from Parabens.
It is also beneficial in moisturizing the skin.
This cream is cheap.
Biotique Bio Sandalwood Sunscreen Face Lotion:
We bring you yet another sunscreen from Biotique. Rich in organic products, this lotion is formulated with pure sandalwood, saffron, wheat, honey, and the bark of the Arjuna tree. This sunscreen makes the skin soft as well as keeps it moisturized. It has a spectrum of SPF 50. It retains the SPF even after being in the water for 80 minutes. It moisturizes the skin, so there is no need for a separate body lotion.
It has the scent of sandalwood, which can be liked by everyone.
It is free from parabens.
This lotion feels light on the skin after use.
Anant Chaturdashi 2023: 2450 idols immersed by 3pm across Mumbai during Ganesh festival
The festival started with Ganesh Chaturthi on September 19 and concluded on the Anant Chaturdashi on Thursday. Mumbai’s Lalbaug area is famous for celebrating the festival with much grandeur.
During the drum beats and chants of Ganpati Bappa Morya various Ganesh Mandals in Mumbai on Thursday started the process of immersion of the Ganesh idols, concluding the 10 day Ganesh festival. According to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation official by 3pm a total of 2452 idols had been immersed, which included 25 of Goddess Gauri, 116 public idols and 2311 household ones.
He said 919 of the 2452 idols were immersed in artificial ponds set up by the civic body. The 919 idols consisted of 12 of goddess Gauri, nine public idols and 898 household idols. Huge crowd of devotees gathered at various places in the city to catch a glimpse of their favourite diety. Decked up idols of Lord Ganesh in various forms and sizes were taken out of Pandals for their final journey accompanies by prayers, dance and music.
The festival started with Ganesh Chaturthi on September 19 and concluded on the Anant Chaturdashi on Thursday. Mumbai’s Lalbaug area is famous for celebrating the festival with much grandeur. The procession of the idols Ganesh Gully and Tejukaya mandals started with the chants of Pudhchya Varshi Lavkar Ya and Ganpati Bappa Morya.
The Lal Baugcha Raja idol that attracts maximum number of devotees started at around 11.30 am. A large number of people were waiting on sides of the road for the final darshan of the idol. Thousands of devotees gathered on the streets of Lalbaug to bid farewell to their favourite diety and witness the vibrant procession of people with the sprinkling of gulal, dance and music.
There was a large gathering of devotees at Lalbaug’s Shroff building to witness the showering of flowers on the Ganesh idols. A large crowd was seen gathered near the main road which lead to Girgaon in South Mumbai.
World Tourism Day 2023: History, significance, quotes to share on World Tourism Day
The theme for World Tourism Day 2023 is green investment and Tourism. It throws light on the need for sustainable and development goals, the UN roadmap for a better world by 2030.
World Tourism Day is celebrated every year on September 27 to promote tourism all over the world. The UN World Tourism Organisation celebrates the power of tourism to bridge the gap between cultures. The UNWTO announced the World Tourism Day in 1979. But officially it has been celebrated since 1980.
Different nations across the world promote tourism so that people rediscover and explore adventure, places, culture, heritage, luxury and history. The theme for World Tourism Day 2023 is green investment and Tourism. It throws light on the need for sustainable and development goals, the UN roadmap for a better world by 2030.
According to the UNWTO website the tourism sector was disrupted by COVID-19 which provided with an opportunity to recalibirate and redefine the direction and narratives of tourism investments which would help in a more sustainable future for prosperity, planet and the people.
Saudi Arabia is the chair of the UNWTO Executive Council. Industry leaders and 500 government officials from 120 countries will gather in Riyadh on September 27 and 28. The tourism helps in environmental conservation, safeguards cultural heritage, builds bridges and fosters mutual understanding. It also promotes innovation and digitalization.
According to the UNWTO website the global tourism workforce will require millions of hospitality graduates between now and the year 2030. 800,000 jobs a year will require specific vocational training. As a result there is a need to invest in people. As they are the foundation of tourism same opportunities to access quality tourism training should be accessible to all those who wish to be part of the tourism sector.
The World Tourism day marks an important day for the world to celebrate the success of the world tourism sector. Some of the World Tourism quotes Life is short and the world is wide. One’s destination is never a place but a new way of seeing things.
International Day of Peace 2023: All you need to know about date, history, significance, celebration of World Peace Day
The international Day of peace is associated the olive branch and dove symbols. The olive branch has been a traditional symbol of peace going back to ancient times. The dove represents peace and freedom
The International Day of Peace is celebrated all over the world on September 21. International Day of Peace is celebrated by United Nations to promote peace while stopping violence and conflicts worldwide each year. A theme is selected by United Nations that focuses on specific topics of conflict resolution and peace building.
The international Day of peace is associated the olive branch and dove symbols. The olive branch has been a traditional symbol of peace going back to ancient times. The dove represents peace and freedom. Resolution 36/67 was passed by the General assembly on September 30, 1981. The resolution called for stopping of all hostilities and global ceasefire on the day.
Hence the third Tuesday of September each year is celebrated as the International Day of Peace. The first international Day of peace was celebrated on September 21, 1982. The day marks a significant step towards raising awareness and promoting peace all over the world.
The official date was declared as September 21 in 2001. The aim of International Day of Peace aims to remind the UN’s commitment to conflict resolution and peace. The day encourages nations, communities, individuals and nations to work towards a just and peaceful world. It is an important day for promoting cooperation and understanding and promoting dialogue among countries and the people.
The United Nations believes true peace encompasses not just the absence of violence but undertakes the task of building up societies where all members feel they can flourish. It seeks to build a world where everyone is treated equally regardless of the day and their race which provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to peace and contributing to build a culture of peace. The United Nations Peace Bell was inaugurated at the UN Headquarters in New York City.