Innovative SPFs You Need to Pack
Posted by Nitya Uppal in Skin Care, Body
While everyone rejoices at the return of the delightful summer sun, however, before you step outside or strip off on the beach make sure you slather on some SPF, so you can finally walk down the streets without your noses turning as red as ripe tomatoes. Read on for some of the most innovate sun creams on the market, from sun creams for sports, sun creams for sensitive skins, these milti purpose sun creams will leave you to tan in peace, without any worry of annoying rashes and sun spots.
The gentle suncream
Piz Buin understands that those with especially sun-sensitive skin require some extra sun care protection. Together with dermatologists, the company has developed a range of products that are especially designed for skin that disagrees with sunny weather. This particular spray's containing helioplex technology provides photo-stable UVA/UVB broadspectrum protection while gentle Chamomile helps soothe your skin. It contains a rich hydration complex and provides hours of moisturisation. If that wasn't enough, this sweat and water-resistant lotion has Vitamin E, an antioxidant that reinforces your skin's natural defense mechanism and prevents skin ageing.
The non-greasy suncream
If you’re headed to spend the day at the beach, make sure you pack a high SPF. Peter Thomas Roth’s Max 50 Uv Milk Ultra-lite Sunscreen to your tote. As a daily mineral facial sunscreen it features a unique ultra-lightweight sheer milk texture that dries to an invisible matte finish. It boasts a water-resistant formula that lasts for 80 minutes and contains Vitamins A, C and E to shield skin from UVA and UVB effects. The non greasy formula, is always a winner for those who hate the feeling of wearing sun cream, and it leaves skin feeling comfortable and healthy looking.
The natural suncream
Keep your skin protected from the sun with this new and improved formula by Lavera. Its natural and organic formula contains mineral sun protection to keep your delicate skin from burning and becoming red or sore in the sun. Its list of organic ingredients include shea butter and sunflower seed oil which keep skin hydrated and moisturised while the presence of primrose oil conditions and protects your skin.
The High SPF This cream is specially formulated for hypersensitive, fair and sunburn-prone skin. Its High Protection SPF 50+ covers a very broad spectrum UV protection using a combination of exclusive active ingredients. Its photoprotective complex is optimised, stable and effective for extended periods. The cream offers the best protection against UVB and also short and long UVA rays. Rich in Avene Thermal Spring Water, your skin benefits from its soothing and anti-irritating properties.
The after sun
The sun rays can leave your skin parched and dehydrated and hence, to counter those effects, use post-sun gels which are formulated to take care of your skin in this situation. A product we love is Aloe Pura’s Aloe Vera After Sun Lotion £6.99 as its containing extracts of Vitamin E, Avocado, Almond Oil, Chamomile and Lavender help hydrate, moisturise and cool the skin after exposure to the sun.
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If you’re looking for some more personalised products to add to your beauty stash? Shop our selection here. Have Sensitive skin and not sure which SPF is right for you? Try taking our quick and free online questionnaire to find out which ones will suit your skin type.