A vest for the application of sun lotion comprises a chamois leather inside face and a Lycra (RTM) or Gore-Tex (RTM) outside face. The vest may comprise holes therethrough, which are preferably small printed holes. Also disclosed is a method of applying sun lotion to the human body using the vest of the invention comprising the steps of applying sun lotion to the inside face and putting the vest on the human body. The method preferably comprises the step of injecting the sun lotion into the vest through holes provided in a collar of the vest. The vest may be used to self-apply sun lotion onto places where most humans cannot reach, such as the back of the human body.