Happy Summer 2017!
With the season officially open for business, it’s time to slather that sunscreen on!
Water-resistant, with UVA and UVB protection, these are our 8 picks for the best sunscreens to keep you sporty folks safe out there having fun in the sun.
ROW 1: MDSolarSciences Mineral Moisture Defense SPF 50. Developed by doctors, this Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB sunscreen is a luxurious, non-whitening lotion that glides on fast and blends easily for full body protection. Rich in antioxidants, vitamin C, green tea, cranberry and pomegranate extracts, it’s oil free, safe for kids, and water-resistant up to 80 minutes. Available in 30 SPF & 50 SPF.
La Roche-Posay Anthelios Ultra Light SPF 60 Face Sunscreen. Advanced Broad Spectrum sunscreen protection in a revolutionary ultra-light matte texture, Anthelios Ultra Light features new Cell-Ox Shield XL™ antioxidant technology that’s fast absorbing and water resistant to 80 minutes.
Soleil Toujours Soleil Du Midi Mineral Based Broad Spectrum SPF 30. This mineral sunscreen continuous mist is fortified with potent antioxidants, vitamins and botanicals that moisturize, nourish, and protect skin. Its EcoSunComplex™ is a power packed natural formulation of organic ingredients, like green tea leaf extract, aloe vera leaf juice, sunflower oil and red algae, that help guard against UV-induced immunosuppression and other cancer-causing skin damage.
Beauty Counter Protect Stick Sunscreen (Body). Available also for the face, keep this big roll-on sunscreen stick handy for perfect on-the-go protection. Beauty Counter is noted for the ingredients they don’t use, which are those 1400 banned as unsafe in Europe, but still in beauty products here. Formulated with non-nano zinc oxide – an effective, natural mineral sunblocker that works by reflecting and scattering UV light rays – it also contains hydrating aloe, as well as antioxidant-rich green tea and blood orange extracts to fight free radicals.
ROW 2: Amore Pacific Resort Collection Sun Protection Mist Broad Spectrum SPF 30. Lightweight, undetectable sunscreen veils the skin in an even layer of sun protection with Matsutake mushroom that soothes skin; bamboo sap, rich in minerals and amino acids, that helps keep skin moisturized and cool; and plum extract that protects against heat-aging. Purslane extract provides superior antioxidant protection, reducing skin irritation from environmental aggressors
Neutrogena CoolDry Sport. This powerful sport-strength sun protection allows sweat to evaporate, while sun protection stays on. Water resistant, it’s available in 70, 50 and 30 SPF, with new Micromesh™ technology that keeps skin naturally cool, comfortable and protected.
Supergoop Perfect Day 2-in-1. This handy tube of Everywhere Lotion SPF 50 is topped off with a Mint Condition Lip Shield SPF 30 filled cap for all your sunscreen needs in one. Antioxidant enriched lotion replenishes with natural extracts of citrus, basil and boise de rose for a delicious sensorial experience, while lip balm protects and moisturizes with beeswax, coconut, avocado and grape seed oils.
Sun Bum Original Sunscreen Lotion SPF 30. Available in a variety of SPF protection, and both lotion and spray on, Sun Bum will take you back to your childhood years on the beach with its summer-as-you-remember-it scent. Rich moisturizing lotion soothes and protects skin with replenishing vitamin E oil.