Protects against UVA and UVB rays
Non-greasy and non-sticky
Good SPF value of 24
ConsHuge list of chemicals
False fairness claims
Lakme Sun Expert SPF 24 PA Fairness UV Sunscreen Lotion Ingredients
Avobenzone: This ingredient is mostly used in sunscreens because it blocks UV rays and free radicals. It works by absorbing the rays and converts them to energy that is way less damaging. It is a chemical because of the mechanism it works on. And protects the skin from harmful UV rays.
Lemongrass extract: It is widely used as an ingredient in shampoos, conditioners, soaps, lotions, and deodorants due to its properties. It is used for getting a perfect, even and glowing skin.
Cucumber extract: It is a vegetable extract used in cosmetics to treat skin problems like it is used in softening of dry skin, anti-aging treatment, and atonic skin treatment and after sun treatment.
Niacinamide: Also known as Vitamin B3 or nicotinic acid. It is the skin restoring ingredient that has many benefits for the skin. Vitamin B3 has the ability to improve the appearance of the uneven skin tone, enlarged pores, fine lines, dullness, and a weak skin surface.
Aqua, Ethylhexyl Salicylate, Lactic acid, Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Glycerine, Stearic Acid, Palmitic acid, Phenylbenzimidazole Sulphonic acid, Glycol Stearate, Ceramide AMP, PEG-100 Stearate, Dimethicone, Glyceryl Stearate, Xanthan Gum, Potassium Hydroxide, Carbomer, perfume, Cetyl Alcohol, Sodium Hydroxide, Disodium EDTA, Propylene Glycol.
These are the other ingredients which are used to formulate a cream.
How is Lakme Sun Expert SPF 24 Pa Fairness UV Sunscreen Lotion?
Lakme Sun Expert SPF 24 PA Fairness UV Sunscreen Lotion gives a good sunscreen protection with SPF 24. It leaves no white cast on the skin and is non-greasy. It easily gets absorbed by the skin or into the skin.
Lakme Sun Expert SPF 24 PA Fairness UV Sunscreen Lotion does claim to provide fairness but it doesn’t. Lemongrass extract and vitamin B3 prevent the sun tanning as they have lightening properties. It feels very light on the skin.
It comes in a yellow color container and the shape of the bottle is quite unique which makes it appealing.
Due to lemongrass extract it has nice refreshing fragrance. The texture of Lakme Sun Expert SPF 24 PA Fairness UV Sunscreen Lotion is smooth and soft with perfect consistency.
How to Use Lakme Sun Expert SPF 24 Pa Fairness UV Sunscreen Lotion?
Smoothly apply onto face and exposed parts of the skin at least 20 minutes before sun exposure. Let the sunscreen get absorbed by the skin and then go out.
Price: INR 190 for 60ml.
Frequently Asked Questions for Lakme Sun Expert SPF 24 PA Fairness UV Sunscreen Lotion
Q: Can sunscreen be harmful?
A: Yes, it can be harmful because sunscreen is made up of chemicals which helps to protect the skin from sun rays.
And there are mineral sunscreens also which create a barrier to protect the skin from the sun.
Q: Can a sunburn get worse?
A: Sunburn does get worse because it causes long-term damage. Redness on the skin is the first-degree damage. It gets worse 1 to 2 days after the sunburn.
Q: Is sunscreen important?
A: Sunscreen for the face is important whether you see a damage to the skin from the sun or not. Sunscreen protects your face from the harmful UV rays.
Q: What time of the day is the sun strongest?
A: UV rays are strongest when the sun is at its highest. Between 10 AM to 4 PM is the peak time when the sun is strongest.
Q: Is a hot shower good for sunburn?
A: We advise you to take a cold shower because the first-degree damage can be worsened. The cold shower will soothe the skin and help to remove if any chlorine or salt residue is there.