Skincare is of utmost importance, especially this time of the year. Even an hour under the sun can cause problems that can last for months. And thanks to the sweat and heat, it becomes a task to find a good body moisturiser that doesn't feel sticky. So we put together a list of some lotions we swear by.
No Hassle: These 12 Lotions Are Moisturising And Not Sticky
Day and Night Lotion, Greenberry Organics
We swear by Greenberry when it comes to protection against the sun. With ingredients like Mango, Shea Butter, Almond and Jojoba Oil, your skin will not only be protected but also pampered. It has an SPF 40+ which means that your skin stays protected even in the harshest sun.
Ultra Light Indian Sunscreen, Mama Earth
Mama Earth curates skin care keeping the Indian skin in mind. Its sunscreen helps tremendously with the harsh summer weather and also doesn’t let your skin go dry. With all-natural ingredients and no harmful additives, you’re bound to carry it in your daily kit.
Ashtagandh Body Lotion, Amrutam
Amrutam’s skincare products are special because of the ayurvedic ingredients. This lotion has the goodness of over 8 such ingredients full of therapeutic properties. It works well as an anti-ageing solution and also reduces tan.
Eternal Youth Phytonutrient Moisturiser, Daughter Earth
All products by Daughter Earth provide easy care for your body and hair. They don't fool around with elaborate promises and deliver exactly as promised. This moisturiser works wonders for sun-damaged skin and makes it look visibly healthier and happier.
Cool Cucumber Body Lotion, The Nature's Co
Cucumbers are a natural remedy for burns: it has a healing effect on the skin. Nature’s Co’s Cool Cucumber Body Lotion will help relieve redness and sunburn when you’ve been out for too long. We recommend you pop it in the fridge for a few minutes before applying.
Light Lotion Spray, Forever Earth Skincare
Always forget to apply lotion and then regret it when your skin is struggling outside? This quick lotion spray is just the solution. Filled with the goodness of Yarrow and Avocado, spray it quickly for a light cover on your skin and you’ll be all moisturised and set for the sun in seconds.
Day Glow Face & Body Sunscreen Lotion, Bella Vita
A 2 in 1 product is always handy especially when it's a moisturiser that has SPF. This one from Bella Vita Organics has shea butter, is cruelty, sulphate and paraben-free. The 200gm bottle is a good enough size to last a while before your next purchase.
Body Milk, Nivea
This is a tried and tested product from a brand trusted by millions. This body milk has a very light milky texture that doesn’t feel sticky when you apply it and is absorbed pretty quickly as well.
Daily Moisturizing Lotion, Aveeno
This moisturiser from Aveeno has been rated 4.6 rating out of 5 on Nykaa and multiple users have mentioned that they feel their skin is moisturised throughout the day which is an average of 7-8 hours. It has a lightweight consistency which makes it great for summertime.
Herbal Body Lotion, Sadhev
5/5 rated product on Nykaa on 418 ratings - has to be something right? With non-greasy formula and fragrance that'll have you smelling fresh, this lotion from Sadhev is rich in vitamin E, aloe vera and indian blue water lily. The lotion also claims to gently exfoliate but we're not too sure about that.
Hand and Body Lotion, Ozone Signature
Ozone Signature all natural hand and body lotion proclaims to instantly hydrate and repairs moisture barrier of the skin, leaving it soft and smooth. It's enriched with shea butter, almond oil and vitamin E that helps to nourish and pure lavender essential oil which soothes the skin. It's free from parabens, sulfates, mineral oils, silicones, artificial colours, fragrances, EDTA and petroleum - so you get only the good stuff.
Ultra Rich Body Milk, Forest Essentials
Forest Essentials takes Ayurveda values to the luxe level and redefines skincare and haircare with their products. This Ultra-Rich Body Milk Soundarya is has burnt Cane Sugar and Cream of Milk, natural humectants which attract and seal moisture into the skin. It penetrates to the deepest layer of the skin, thanks to the 24 Karat Gold Bhamsa. What's even better? It has SPF 25! While we agree that it's on the pricer side, the brand usually doesn't disappoint. It's available in 3 sizes - 50ml which is great if you just want to try the product for yourself first or handy for travelling, 130ml and 200ml.