Health | May 30th 2017

Which Sunscreens You Should Be Wearing

Summer is finally here and we are more than ready to relax and sit in the sun. But we don’t want to damage our gorgeous skin now, do we? We’re not here to lecture you on safe skin, but we’re really excited that safe skin is in and we’re always searching for new sunscreen products for those long summer days. Check out these different sunscreens we’re loving right now.

Glossier Invisible Shield 35: Perfect for in the know beauty junkie.

This one is obvious. We love the Glossier Invisible Shield SPF 35 daily sunscreen due with its lightweight water gel formula. It absorbs into your skin without greasy residue, leaving your face feeling sunscreen free. Not only does it prevent sun damage and skin cancer but, it also neutralizes your skin by blocking out pollutants from getting in. It’s perfect for layering with make-up or for walking around in the city.

Face Factor SPF 30: Perfect for the girl who finds all her beauty stuff in the Whole Foods section.

Kiss My Face uses a natural formula in their products to protect skin. The Face Factor SPF 30 is enriched with hydresia, green tea and licorice extracts to nourish and soothe your skin. This natural formula is packed with tons of nutrients to nurture and protect your skin. For an added bonus, it is water resistant and works as a base under your make-up.

Supergoop SPF 50 Sunscreen Mist: Perfect for the outdoorsy lover.

Supergoop SPF 50 Antioxidant-Infused Sunscreen Mist is a must have this summer. The formula is filled with Vitamin C to nourish and hydrate your skin while protecting it against damaging UVA and UVB rays. It is free of radicals and replenishes important nutrients that make your skin healthy and radiant all summer long. This antioxidant infused formula is oil-free and keeps you protected up to 80-minutes of water-resistant activities.




Dr. Barbara Sturm Sun Drops: Perfect for the girl who loves to have her product to be as good as the packaging it comes in.

Dr. Barbara Sturm’s Sun Drops gives a new way to give your skin the protection it needs. Sun Drops is known as a liquid sun umbrella that is lightly-textured to protect your face with tons of nutrients, such as cassia extract, vitamin E and beta-glucan. In just a few drops this advanced sun screen can protect and promote the damaged cell structures. Sun Drops can be applied either mixed into your daily face cream or applied straight to your skin.

Kiehl’s Super Fluid UV Defense Sunscreen: Perfect for the girl who is always in a chic sun hat.

If you struggle with sensitive skin, the Kiehl’s Super Fluid UV Defense Sunscreen is for you. The ultra-lightweight formula offers a broad range of protection against damaging sun rays, leaving you with a matte finish making it a perfect primer for make-up. It is perfect for all skin types being that it is oil-free, water-resistance, non-comedogenic and filled with Vitamin E.

Dr. Dennis Gross Dark Spot Sun Defense Sunscreen: Perfect for the girl looking for flawless skin.

When you’re sitting in the sun, dark spots are likely to follow. But don’t worry, Dr. Dennis Gross has got you covered. The Dark Spot Sun Defense Sunscreen not only protects your skin from harmful UV rays, but also reduces the appearance of already existing dark spots. The formula is made with a blend of their famous Mela-C Defense Complex, melatonin, and vitamin C and E to prevent aging while fighting radicals and boosting elasticity. Apply every morning to help reduce the appearance of dark spots and to hydrate your skin.

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Kate Somerville Uncomplikated SPF 50 Soft Focus Make up Setting Spray: Perfect for the girl who loves to wear make-up but hates to wear sunscreen.

The Kate Somerville Uncomplikated SPT 50 is perfect for all skin types. The fine-misting aerosol setting spray provides a broad-spectrum of SPF 50. Unlike other sunscreens that leave your skin feeling oily and messes up your daily make-up, this aerosol spray does not. Instantly drying down quickly to set makeup, reduce shine and provide a matte finish and soft- focus effect. The formula includes hyaluronic acid which provides the lightweight sensation while the silicone powder blurs and softens the appearance of the skins lines and wrinkles. The perfect two-in-one product to protect your skin and set your makeup leaving it looking soft and healthy.

Coola Sunscreen Face Mineral Sunscreen: Perfect for girl who is always carrying around her oil absorbing sheets.

If you suffer from oily skin and are constantly struggling to find a sunscreen that is right for you, stop looking! Coola Sunscreen created a mineral sunscreen that naturally shields and nourishes your skin leaving you with a matte finish. This lightly tinted, unscented formula gives off an instant line-smoothing finish while fighting off free radicals and improving your skins overall elasticity and moisture retention. Don’t forget to reapply in an upward stroke every two hours.

Shiseido Ultimate Sun Protection Lotion: Perfect for the goop girl.

Shiseido uses a formula in their sunscreen that is chemical-free, fragrance-free, alcohol-free, and paraben-free. This sunscreen is perfect for those with sensitive skin as well as children’s skin. This mineral-based sunscreen is highly protective for the face and body. This formula features the Shiseido exclusive WetForce technology, making it even more powerful when it is visible to areas that are exposed to water.

Soleil Toujours Mineral Based Sunscreen Continuous Mist SPF 30: Perfect for the vegan.

We love that Soleil Toujour’s Mineral Based Sunscreen Continuous Mist is gluten free, hypoallergenic and vegan. This formula is created to help prevent the loss of elasticity because it is free of harmful chemicals that damage our skin. Spray into your hands or straight onto your face twenty minutes before sun exposure and immediately after swimming.


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