Suntan is a darkening of the skin that occurs as a result of exposure to the sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays. When the skin is exposed to UV rays, it produces a pigment called melanin, which absorbs the UV radiation and helps to protect the skin from further damage. The production of melanin causes the skin to darken, resulting in a suntan. While a suntan may give the appearance of healthy skin, prolonged exposure to UV rays can cause skin damage, premature aging, and increase the risk of skin cancer. It is important to protect your skin from the sun by wearing sunscreen, and protective clothing, and seeking shade when possible.

How can suntan leave long-term harm to the skin?

Suntan occurs when your skin is exposed to the sun's UV rays and produces more melanin, which gives your skin a darker complexion. It is important to understand the potential after-effects it can have on your skin.

  1. Skin damage: Exposure to the sun's UV rays can damage your skin, causing it to age prematurely, and develop fine lines, wrinkles, and age spots.

  2. Skin cancer: Prolonged exposure to UV rays increases the risk of skin cancer, including melanoma, which is the deadliest form of skin cancer.

  3. Uneven skin tone: Suntan can cause uneven skin tone, with some areas of your skin becoming darker than others.

  4. Dryness and dehydration: Sun exposure can cause your skin to become dehydrated, leading to flakiness, itching, and peeling.

  5. Sensitivity: Sun exposure can make your skin more sensitive to the sun, making it more prone to sunburn and damage.

To prevent these after-effects of suntan on your skin, it's essential to protect your skin from the sun's harmful rays by wearing protective clothing, using sunscreen, seeking shade during peak sun hours, and avoiding tanning beds.

Blossom Kochhar Aroma Magic has got you covered with its special aromatherapy-based sun protection and tan removal products. This collection of products recommended for Tan Removal contains various essential oils that help to lighten blemishes, hydrate, and moisturise. It also protects the skin against UV damage, provides natural sun safety, prevents aging, promotes elasticity, and cools and soothes sunburns.

Blossom Kochhar Aroma Magic Sunscreens are formulated with essential oils, and natural extracts and have non-nano zinc oxide.

  • Cucumber Sunscreen (Normal to Sensitive Skin) - Experience physical sun protection with its all-mineral, ultra-light formula that forms a barrier between you and the sun. It is created to be non-greasy, skin-friendly, and infused with nourishing Wheat germ, Coconut, and Soybean oils that offer natural sun safety. Moreover, it contains Vitamins B5, C, and E to prevent visible signs of aging. Its signature blend of Frankincense, Myrrh, and Roman Chamomile essential oils helps fade scars and soothe your skin.

  • Aloe Vera Sunscreen Gel (Oily & Acne Prone Skin) - It is a gel formula that consists entirely of minerals. Its purpose is to create a physical barrier between you and the sun, without leaving any greasy residue on your skin. It is gentle and nourishing for your skin, as it contains Wheat Germ, Avocado, and Grapeseed oils. These natural ingredients provide sun safety and also have vitamins B5, C, and E that help prevent visible signs of aging. To further enhance your skin's health, It has Calendula, Peppermint, and Roman chamomile essential oils, which help hydrate, soothe, and even reduce acne.

  • Carrot Sunscreen Lotion (Normal to Dry Skin) - It is formulated to be kind to your skin, and it won't leave any greasy residue behind. It is packed with nourishing ingredients such as Carrotseed, Sea buckthorn, and Rice bran oils, which provide natural sun protection while Vitamins B5, C, and E work together to keep visible signs of aging at bay. With the added benefits of Lavender, Chamomile, and Myrrh essential oils, it moisturises, soothes, and protects your skin. Its non-nano Zinc Oxide mineral reflector is sourced from nature and helps to scatter harmful rays.

  • Anti-Tan Combo Pack - When used together, our Brightening Lotion and Tan Removing Milk Pack work to exfoliate your skin, helping to treat sunburns and brighten the skin. Their unique combination repairs skin cells, leaving them well-moisturised, smooth, and luminous.

The Brightening Lotion and Tan Removing Milk Pack revive your skin's natural glow, while also targeting sun damage. They gently remove dead skin cells, revealing fresh and rejuvenated Skin.

By using these two products in tandem, you can enjoy the benefits of smoother, brighter, and healthier-looking skin. With regular use, your skin will feel refreshed and revitalised, making you feel confident and radiant.