Formulation and Evaluation of Skin Alleviating Suntan SLN Lotion of Herbal Extracts

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Sonam Bendre
Revan Karodi
Revan Karodi
Shubham Dange
Shital Rajad


Natural plant extracts have recently been regarded as viable sunscreen resources due to their strong UV radiation absorption and antioxidant activity. In order to lessen the risk of skin cancer, herbal suntan lotion works to shield the skin from the sun's ultraviolet rays. This lowers the chance of skin damage. Because it has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and wound-healing characteristics, the Carica papaya L. (Caricaceae) and mulberry (Moraceae) extract is beneficial for the skin. The goal is to create an SLN lotion that increases the medicinal effectiveness, bioavailability, and stability of plant ingredients as well as activities such as whitening, acne control, and anti-aging. The melt dispersion ultrasonication method was used to create a solid lipid nanoparticle lotion with Carica papaya and mulberry extracts, and several combinations recommended by the design expert were created. As a result, mulberry and papaya extract can be used to create cosmetic formulations with depigmenting activity. The sunscreen creams were tested for stability, safety, and SPF using three distinct compositions: F1, F2, and F3. The sunscreen lotions were found to be non-mutagenic, non-irritant, stable, and to have SPF for normal skin, and the batch with the best results was compared to the commercial formulation.

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Sonam Bendre, Revan Karodi, Revan Karodi, Shubham Dange, & Shital Rajad. (2023). Formulation and Evaluation of Skin Alleviating Suntan SLN Lotion of Herbal Extracts. Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 11(1), 1691–1712. Retrieved from


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