As the temps rise, so too does our probability factor for sun damage. Be cautious, people. A tan may look divine this instant, but wrinkles, brown spots and, God forbid, skin cancer, are not cute looks. Seriously. Cover up!
Here is my current list of favorite sunscreens:
La Roche-Posay Anthelios 60 – An ultra light, fast absorbing, matte finish sunscreen that protects against UVA and UVB rays. The screen is water-resistant and fragrance-free, so it’s an ideal choice for sensitive skin. PRICE: $19.28
Elta MD UV Clear SPF 46 – Calms and protects acne-prone skin. Contains broad spectrum UVA/ UVB protection and 9% transparent zinc oxide. Paraben-free, oil-free and fragrance-free with high-purity Niacinamide (vitamin B3) to help reduce the appearance of blemishes and discoloration. Goes on clear, consistancy is light. PRICE TAG: $29.00
Dr. Jessica Wu Anti-Aging Sun Care SPF 32 – Oil-free and fragrance-free with 6.4% zinc oxide, this combination moisturizer and sunscreen is ideal for anti-aging benefits. White Peony and Scutellaria repair and rejuvenate the skin while Superoxide Dismutase protects against environmental damage. PRICE TAG: $75.00
Mario Badescu Oil Free Moisturizer SPF 30 – Combination face moisturizer and sunscreen, this lightweight, greaseless lotion protects against UVA and UVB rays. Aloe Vera hydrates while Green Tea Extract provides anti-aging protection. Great for combination, oiloy and acne-prone skin. PRICE TAG: $22.00