Oily skin can be a real headache than most of us would realize. Having oily skin means your face is also oily and could often get greasy. It’s probably a nightmare! You would then need a mattifying, non-greasy and non-comedogenic product that would not worsen things for your skin.

Don’t let your oily skin go unattended. In fact, there are some really good products that are specially formulated by some top brands. These products not only suit oily skin but also help nourish it and combat many skin issues. Most of the chosen products are organic and oil-clear in formulation.
Here comes the list of the top 10 best sunscreens that we can use in India. Oily skin is prone to many skin problems and it becomes all the more evident during the summer. Hence, the need for a good sunscreen that works well in the summer is vital.

1. Pond’s SPF 50 Sun Protect Sunscreen

  • Best skin care products
  • Helps to combat 5 skin problems
  • SPF 50 non-oily formulation sunscreen
  • Tested against several allergies

Product Features:

  • 150 years + old company that dedicates itself in making the best skin care products
  • Pond’s sun protect is crafted with breakthrough technology at the pond’s institute
  • This sunscreen helps to combat 5 skin problems caused due to sun exposure
  • It is an SPF 50 non-oily formulation sunscreen
  • A hypoallergenic that has been tested against several allergies
  • Non-comedogenic does not block pores
  • A dermatologically tested product
  • Protects skin from UVA & UVB rays
  • Prevents skin from being tanned
  • No drawbacks were found

2. Mamaearth Anti-pollution Face Cream

  • Oil-free formula
  • Protects the skin cells from UV rays
  • Helps fights free radicals
  • Non-comedogenic that is natural and toxin-free

Product Features:

  • It is an oil-free formula that feels light on the skin and does not get greasy
  • It contains Turmeric, Pollustop, Daisy flower extracts and Carrot seed extracts
  • Pollustop is a revolutionary in skincare that helps fight against pollution and also protects the skin cells from UV rays
  • Curcumin an active ingredient in turmeric helps fights free radicals and delays ageing
  • A dermatologically tested non-comedogenic that is natural and toxin-free
  • Free from harmful chemicals like parabens and silicones
  • Fights against pollution
  • Does not make the skin oily
  • It is an organic product
  • No drawbacks were found

3. Khadi Herbal Aloe Vera Sunscreen Lotion

  • Protects from UVA and UVB rays
  • Products are all herbal organic products
  • Made with soothing horse chestnut
  • Free of any artificial fragrance

Product Features:

  • Khadi products are all herbal organic products made with potent ingredients
  • An SPF 30 aloe vera sunscreen lotion that protects from UVA and UVB rays
  • A sunscreen lotion made with soothing horse chestnut
  • The product is very light on the skin and is free of any artificial fragrance
  • Free from harmful chemicals like Parabens, SLS, Silicones and mineral oils.
  • An organic product with natural ingredients
  • Cruelty-free
  • A very affordable price
  • Easily available and a trusted brand
  • No drawbacks were found

4. Aroma Magic SPF 20 Aloe Vera Sunscreen Gel

  • Has an all mineral gel formula
  • Provides safety with Vitamin B5
  • Enriched with wheat germ
  • Perfect for oily skin

Product Features:

  • It has an all mineral gel formula that creates a barrier between the  sun and skin
  • Provides a natural sun safety with Vitamin B5, Vitamin C and Vitamin E
  • Enriched with wheat germ, avocado and grape seed oil making it skin-friendly
  • The non-Nano Zinc oxide is a mineral reflector found in nature that scatters harmful rays
  • A non-greasy formula perfect for oily skin
  • Contains no harmful chemicals like Parabens, silicones or SLS
  • Hydrates and purifies the skin
  • Soothes the skin
  • Lightens scars and reduces acne
  • Has a bitter taste and comes only with SPF20

5. Biotique SPF 30 Bio- Aloe Vera Gel

  • Ultra-soothing face cream
  • UVA and UVB broad-spectrum protection
  • 100% organic products
  • Keeps 1soft and moisturized

Product Features:

  • Ultra-soothing face cream with UVA and UVB broad-spectrum protection
  • Biotique products are all 100% organic products
  • Nutrient-rich cream blended with pure aloe vera, sunflower oil and safflower oil.
  • Keeps the skin fair, soft and moisturized
  • Not a cosmetic product but rather a therapeutic properties
  • Cruelty-free product
  • Dermatologically tested
  • A chemical-free product
  • Budget-friendly product
  • During humidity may not work

6. Berkowits SPF 50 PA+++ Sunscreen Lotion

  • UV filter that is oil-free
  • Protection from UVA, UVB and Infrared rays
  • Retains natural oils & silky radiant glow
  • Protect skin from ageing

Product Features:

  • An SPF 50 powered UV filter that is oil-free
  • Provides broad-spectrum protection from UVA, UVB and Infrared rays
  • Helps protect skin from ageing by slowing down photo-induced ageing cells
  • Contains Titanium oxide, Octinoxtae, Iscotrizinol, DHHB, Bemotrizinol & Cyclopentasiloxane as key ingredients.
  • Apply 20-30 mins before exposure to sun on all exposed areas
  • Contains no parabens
  • A smooth matte finish that leaves no white residue
  • Water-resistant and oil-free formula
  • Hypoallergenic and non-comedogenic
  • Expensive product

7. Lotus Herbals SPF 40 PA+++ Daily Block Sunscreen

  • 3 in 1 matte look daily
  • Protects skin from  97.5 % harmful rays
  • Lighten and even skin tone
  • Non-greasy and shine-free

Product Features:

  • 3 in 1 matte look daily sunblock is an SPF 40 PA+++ powered protection sunscreen
  • Protects skin 97.5 % harmful UV sun rays with high UVA & UVB protection
  • It helps to lighten and even skin tone
  • Contains Hops extract, Birch extract, Mallow extract that all have healing properties
  • A lightweight formula that is a non-greasy and shine-free
  • Rejuvenates and reduces skin oiliness
  • Soothing and anti-inflammatory properties
  • Helps prevent premature ageing
  • Contains oxybenzone

8. Kaya SPF 30 Daily Use Sunscreen

  • 5-star ultra boost rating
  • Protects from harmful UVA and UVB rays
  • Removes tan and lightens the tone
  • Easy to use and comfortable packaging

Product Features:

  • An SPF 30 PA ++++ and 5-star ultra boost rating that ensures the highest protection
  • A potent broad-spectrum sunscreen that protects from harmful UVA and UVB rays
  • Contains Niacinamide a potent whitening active that removes tan and lightens the tone
  • A lightweight non-greasy formula that is PABA free
  • A very easy to use and comfortable packaging
  • PABA free sunscreen
  • A creamy and lightweight texture
  • Does not leave behind a white cast
  • It is easily absorbed into the skin
  • Does not have the best of fragrances

9. Organic Harvest SPF 30 Sunscreen

  • Dual protect sunscreen 
  • Non-greasy and quick-absorbing sunscreen
  • Nourishes the skin
  • 100% organic

Product Features:

  • Organic harvest SPF 30 PA+++ is a dual protect sunscreen
  • It is a non-greasy and quick-absorbing sunscreen that is certified organic
  • Nourishes the skin and keeps it hydrated while protecting from harmful UV rays
  • Contains soybean oil, rice & rice germ extract, organic zinc oxide and kaolin
  • A 100% organic and plant-based product that is vegan
  • A very sweet flower fragrance
  • Cruelty-free
  • A waterproof and sweat resistant
  • Contains no harmful chemicals like parabens and sulfates
  • A tad bit expensive

10. VLCC SPF 40 3D Youth Boost

  • Lightweight gel creme formula
  • Protection from UVA and UVB sun rays
  • Prevent premature ageing
  • Hydrates and nourishes the skin

Product Features:

  • A lightweight gel creme formula that is 3D youth boost
  • Broad-spectrum protection from UVA and UVB sun rays
  • Helps to prevent premature ageing, sunburn, and tanning
  • Hydrates and nourishes the skin very well
  • A lightweight consistency white coloured cream.
  • Gets absorbed quickly
  • A lightweight sunscreen
  • Contains no parabens
  • ery much affordable sunscreen
  • Can get a bit sticky on the skin


Oily skin can be very troublesome and during summers it can tend to get even more greasy and sticky due to the extra sebum production. This would require extra protection while going out to keep the skin oil-free and intact.

About the Author


Poojitha is a chronic shopaholic. Do you see these product lists? She has them all in her makeup and skincare kit. She does not review a single product without buying it. We wonder who pays for them all.

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