With the sun shining splendidly, taking care of your skin is even more crucial – and that goes beyond sunscreen. From setting powders to lip balms, many beauty brands understand the necessity of products that both work, and are nourishing. Find out more about our favorite skincare products designed for sun protection of the moment!
Avène Eau Thermale Mineral Lotion SPF 50+
Smooth and light to apply, this sunscreen comes in so many formats that your vanity, your purse, and your wallet will be set. It glides on smoothly and most importantly, it sets quickly, so you can proceed with your makeup. Plus, it’s specifically adapted for intolerant skin that is prone to allergies!
Avène Eau Thermale Mineral Lotion SPF 50+, $27.50 online and in drugstores.
EOS Active Protection with SPF 15
We often forget that our lips also need sun protection, but who would want chapped lips and a sunburn? That hurts, trust us. The nation’s favorite egg-shaped lip balm is easy to carry around, and with its added SPF protection, your lips are set.
EOS Active Protection Sunscreen Lip Balm with SPF 15, $4.47 at Walmart.
BareMinerals Original Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15
While this powder is great for many things, its best factor is that you can apply it at the end of your makeup. So, for those of you who always forget to put on sunscreen and only realize it after you finish doing your makeup, this is a great way to still get some SPF on your face. Plus, it’s available in over 25 shades, which is great for summer tans.
BareMinerals Original Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15, $36 online and at Sephora.
La Roche-Posay Anthelios Mineral Tinted Ultra-Fluid Lotion SPF 50
This miracle bottle not only protects your skin from harsh UV rays, its formula is an universal tint that easily penetrates skin layers, and leaves a gorgeous glow at the end. Trust us, this product will be your best ally for natural makeup days.
La Roche-Posay Anthelios Mineral Tinted Ultra-Fluid Lotion SPF 50, $34 online or in drugstores.
Caudalie Beauty Elixir
This product doesn’t contain SPF itself, however it is the perfect product to carry around when running errands under the sun. Refreshing and soothing, this herbal-scented (not everyone is a fan, but trust us, it’s good) beauty elixir instantly soothes damaged and dry skin and gives it a glow. Plus, you can use it as a setting spray or as a face mist – more reasons to get it!
Caudalie Beauty Elixir mini-format, $22 online and at Sephora.
Clarins 50+ SPF Sunscreen For Face Wrinkle Control Cream
Because we’re aware now that the best way to prevent wrinkles is to protect your skin from harmful UV rays, it makes total sense that brands have slowly combined anti-aging properties to their sun care. This Clarins sunscreen’s anti-aging formula helps prevent the apparition of wrinkles caused by sun exposure, so it’s really a win-win situation.
Clarins 50+ SPF Sunscreen For Face Wrinkle Control Cream, $34 online and at Sephora.
Personnelle Beauty After Sun Soothing and Refreshing Mask
This after sun sheet mask feels amazing on the skin after a day out in the sun, as it not only hydrates dried out skin, it also has a cooling effect for the perfect ‘feel good’ sensation. The practical size also makes them perfect to be carried around!
Personnelle Beauty After Sun Soothing and Refreshing Mask, $2.50 in Jean-Coutu drugstores.