Sun-protection is necessary every day of the year, especially in summer. Although getting your daily dose of vitamin D is necessary, there is such a thing as too much sun. To combat the side effects of intense UV rays, opt for one of the sunscreens below.
EltaMD UV Clear Facial Sunscreen Broad-Spectrum
Reg. Price: $36 (prime eligible)
With 5,271 glowing reviews and counting, Amazon customers love it for the “non-perfumey” smell and its gentleness on sensitive, acne-prone skin. This facial sunscreen glides on without feeling thick or greasy and averages at 4.5 stars.
Supergoop! Everyday Play Lotion
Reg. Price: $22 (prime eligible)
Fan-favorite, Supergoop’s everyday lotion is water and sweat resistant. Customers love it’s non-sticky texture. One review even said, “Holy crap y’all, I’m shocked at how unlike sunscreen this feels.”
Sun Bum Original Vegan and Reef Friendly Sunscreen Lotion
Reg. Price: $15.99 (prime eligible) | Compared to: $19.99
Sun Bum is packed with vitamin E, the star ingredient best known for its anti-aging and anti-inflammatory abilities. One customer describes it as “really effective and a great green sunscreen.”
Thinksport Safe Sunscreen
Reg. Price: $12.54 (prime eligible) | Compared to: $20.95
With over 1,600 reviews, Amazon users love Thinksport. Don’t take our word for it. Let the reviews speak for themselves: “This is the best sunscreen I’ve ever used. Biodegradable and sensitive enough for a 64 year old like me, what’s not to love!”
Blue Lizard Sport Original Mineral-Based Sunscreen
Reg. Price: $18.71, plus free shipping
Blue Lizard is perfect for those of us that forget to reapply sunscreen. The bottle will literally turn blue in harmful UV light, triggering you to lather more on for protection.
La Roche-Posay Ultra Light Face Sunscreen
Reg. Price: $29.99 (prime eligible)
Your face is your greatest visible feature. It’s also easily aggravated, which is why shopping for face sunscreen can be a challenge. Amazon’s best selling La Roche-Posay will not dry out your skin or leave a white cast. One reviewer actually describes it as “unbelievably good” for everyday use.
Hawaiian Tropic Sheer Touch Lotion Sunscreen
Sale Price: $15.94 (prime eligible) | Reg. Price: $18.99
A perennial favorite for so many. The smell of this sunscreen makes you feel like you’re on a remote island with no worries. The shea butter and mango extract is soft to touch and adds a protective layer that illuminates your skin.
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