DETERMINATION OF SUN PROTECTION FACTOR BY UV –VISIBLE SPECTROPHOTOMETERY IN CARICA PAPAYA L
Devkar Swati R.*, Sagavkar Sandhyarani R. and Devkar Shubham B.
Cosmecuticals word denotes that it is a combination of cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. Cosmecuticals are cosmetic products have medical or drug like effect with biologically active ingredients. In the present study, we try to investigate the in vitro sun protection factor (SPF) of Carica Papaya L fruit extract and in a lotion formulation. Sunscreens lotions are the products that provide protection against solar light and in particular UV radiation. Some plant extract having UV ray absorption property and antioxidant activity therefore they are useful for sun protection.
Keywords: Cosmecuticals, UV Protective, SPF, Carica Papaya L and Lotion.
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