Its that time of the year again when we all love to sip our favorite cocktails by the pool. But hey, the harsh sun? Going out in the sun can be a nightmare to every beauty-conscious person. Think of all that tan, sunburn and dark patches. But what about the all the fun you are missing out? Say hello to waterproof sunscreens, your new best friends. these amazingly effective waterproof sunscreens that can protect you from the harsh sun and give you a ray of hope even during hot weather.

Latest and Famous Waterproof Sunscreens in India:

Check out these popular waterproof sunscreens for swimming, we compiled just for you:

1. Avene Very High Protection Spray – SPF 50 PA+:

This is a non-weight waterproof sunscreen formula, that can offer long protection from the harsh sun. It is in the form of an invisible spray, that is quite to easy to apply. Not only does it cater to sensitive skin problems, but also gives you a soft dewy look to get you ready for a long summer day.

2. Kaya Daily Moisturizing Sunscreen SPF 30:

Kaya Daily Moisturizing Sunscreen is a light weight cream-based lotion that is specially designed for humid skin. It doesn’t make your skin greasy and gets instantly absorbed. It is quite suitable for normal to dry skin and is a wonderful moisturizing sunscreen, that keeps your skin hydrated and sun safe at the same time.

3. Neutrogena Wet Skin Kids Beach & Pool Sunscreen:

Why keep kids out of fun due to fear of the sun? Neutrogena, a trusted brand specially designed this waterproof sunscreen for kids who love to take a splash in the pool. Its hypoallergic and protects your kids from sunburns, tan and rashes.

4. Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunblock SPF 50+:

The ultra sheer dry-touch sunblock with sun protection factor of 50+ by the house of Neutrogena is true to its name. It is really light and when applied, it becomes invisible on the skin. It is that opaque. Since the sunblock is oil-free and waterproof, it gets absorbed deep within the skin and does not rub off easily even in very humid conditions. This sunblock is also great before going for a swim. It has a light and fresh scent to it too.

5. Ansolar Daily Use Gel-Cream SPF 30:

Ansolar daily use sunscreen with a sun protection factor of 30 is a gel-based cream which is more suitable to normal and dry skin types along with oily and acne-prone skin. Another variant with an SPF of 60 is also available in the market. The gel-based cream is oil-free, blends easily into the skin and gives a matte finish instantly. Since it is waterproof and sweatproof, this sunscreen can be used before swimming or any other heavy physical activities to prevent tanning and other damage to the skin.

6. VLCC Hydrophobic SPF 50 Sunblock Lotion:

VLCC Hydrophobic Sunblock lotion with sun protection factor of 50 is a waterproof and sweatproof sunblock lotion which not only protects the skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays but also allows you to stay outdoors for a long duration. This sunblock lotion is well-suitable during swimming, playing water sports and other prolonged outdoor activities. It also prevents the skin from tanning, irritation and redness.

7. Biotique Bio Carrot Face and Body Sun Lotion SPF 40:

This Body and Sun lotion by Biotique’s Bio Carrot range comes with a sun protection factor of 40 and protects the skin both from UVA and UVB rays. This sunscreen lotion is rich with nutrient and are included with pure carrot oil and extracts of carrot seed and lodhra bark. It also has extracts of quince seeds and aloe vera which soothes the skin and keeps it soft. It’s a waterproof sunscreen and can thus be applied before prolonged exposure to the sun.

8. VLCC Sweat Free SPF 40 Sunblock Lotion:

This Sunblock lotion by VLCC’s sweat-free range comes with a sun protection factor of 40 and protects the skin from harmful UVA rays. The texture of the lotion is non-greasy and thus feels smooth and supple on the skin. It is suitable to all skin types and since it is waterproof or sweatproof, this sunblock lotion can be applied in humid conditions without a shade of doubt of it fading off.

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9. Sebamed Sun Care SPF 50+ Very High Multi Protect Sun Lotion:

This multi-protect sun lotion with a sun protection factor of 50 from Sebamed is a very popular sunscreen lotion for sensitive, dry and normal skin. It is waterproof and sweat proof which means it prevents the skin from sweating and keeps it dry. The sunscreen lotion is enriched with Vitamin E and comes without any scent or perfume. When applied, it is very light on the skin and absorbs itself within the skin easily.

10. Banana Boat Ultra Protect SPF 30 Sunscreen Lotion:

This Sunscreen lotion by Banana Boat’s ultra-protect range comes with a sun protection factor of 30 and is suitable for normal to dry skin types. It feels light on the skin but in case of oily skin, it may take time for the sunscreen lotion to absorb and feel greasy. Since it is water resistant, it stays on for a longer duration.

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11. Lotus Herbals Safe Sun Sunblock Cream SPF 30:

This sunblock cream with a sun protection factor of 30 by Lotus Herbals protect the skin from harmful UVB rays and is suitable to all skin types. It is non-greasy and easily absorbs into the skin. This sunblock is waterproof and sweatproof and thus can be applied before going for a swim or a day out in the sun.

12. Jovees Fairness Lotion Water Resistant Sunscreen SPF 25:

Jovees Fairness Lotion Sunscreen with a sun protection factor of 25 is water resistant and thus can be applied before prolonged exposure to sunlight and water activities like swimming. This sunscreen lotion is made with natural ingredients such as chamomile, sandal, carrot, aloe vera and more and is suitable to all skin types.

Next time you plan for a trip to the beach, don’t forget to add a waterproof sunscreen to your bag of essentials. Sunscreen protects you from a number of skin problems caused to the harsh sun rays. Investing on the right formula makes a difference to your skin and its important to read the label carefully before you start oozing out oil or bear a whitely ghost-like cast on your face.


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