ProsConsistency is good
Protects the skin from getting tanned
ConsGives white cast
Doesn’t blend well
How to Use Nivea Sun Moisturising Lotion SPF 50?
Nivea Sun Moisturising Lotion SPF 50 is meant to be applied generously before sun exposure and reapply frequently, especially after swimming and towelling to maintain the original protection. Wear protective clothing and use efficient sunscreen for unprotected areas.
Skin compatibility of Nivea sunscreen is good and dermatologically proven.
Nivea Sun Moisturising Lotion SPF 50 Benefits
Nivea Sun Moisturising Lotion SPF 50 absorbs quickly into the skin. It is non-greasy, non-oily. Nivea Sun Moisturising Lotion SPF 50 provides immediate protection and there is no need to wait for 20 minutes before going out in the sun.
It provides advanced collagen protection, to help wrinkles. Nivea Sun Cream is water resistant.
Nivea Sun Moisturising Lotion SPF 50 Ingredients
The quality of a good ingredient in a sunscreen is to stop the UV rays to penetrate the skin and give harmful effects. A decent sunscreen absorbs both UVA and UVB rays from the sun. Nivea SPF 50 do all of that and this makes it one of the best sunscreen in India.
Oxybenzone – It is used as a photostabilizer in Nivea sunscreen. It absorbs UVB and short UVA rays. Oxybenzone also preserves the other ingredients, prevents their deterioration under the sun.
Octyl Salicylate – This organic compound is used to absorb the UVB rays from the sun. The salicylate part of the molecule absorbs UV light which protects the skin from the harmful effects.
Homosalate – It also provides the protection from the sun.
Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane – It has the ability to absorb the UV light over a wide range and convert them into less damaging Infrared radiation.
Titanium dioxide – Titanium dioxide has many uses in general, it is used as the thickening, lubricating, whitening agent. And in sunscreen, it absorbs the UV lights.
Octocrylene – Acts as an active ingredient in sunscreen which absorbs UVB and short UVA rays.
Bemotrizinol – A broad spectrum chemical ingredient in sunscreen absorbing UVA and UVB rays both.
Price: INR 200/-
Frequently Asked Questions for Nivea Sun Moisturising Lotion SPF 50
Q: What are chemical sunscreens?
A: Chemical sunscreens absorb UV rays and convert them into heat energy. Example: PABA (para-aminobenzoic acid, oxybenzone, avobenzone, homosalate, etc.
Q: What are physical sunscreens?
A: Ingredients of this sunscreen deflect the rays before they penetrate the skin. It provides a physical barrier to protect the skin from the sun. Physical sunscreens are also known as Mineral sunscreens. Example: Zinc Oxide and titanium dioxide.
Q: What kind of sunscreen should I use?
A: A good sunscreen must protect the skin from the harmful UV rays. It should be a broad spectrum thus, it can protect you from both UVA and UVB rays.
Q: Are body lotion and body moisturizers the same?
A: All lotions are moisturizers but not all moisturizers are lotions. Both are used for moisturizing the skin. They differ in their preparation procedure generally formulated in cream or lotion form.