If you're a skin care junkie, you know the importance of wearing SPF every day. Sunscreen is crucial for preventing wrinkles, sunspots, acne scarring , and skin cancer. Some dermatologists go as far as suggesting that a full skin care routine is useless if you aren't using sun protection. Still, so few of us actually wear SPF daily. We get it: Sunscreen is notorious for being greasy and acne-inducing; throw in recent concerns about what's actually in it more on that here and here , and it's not hard to understand why some aren't super eager to slap it on every morning.
The Top Face Sunscreens, End Of Story
Best Facial Sunscreens: The Top 5 Formulas That Will Protect Your Face This Summer | HuffPost Life
We respect your privacy. All email addresses you provide will be used just for sending this story. You don't really need a special sunscreen for your face, since the active ingredients in face and body sunscreens are the same. And our top sunscreen lotions overall provide better protection than even the best face sunscreen we tested. Still, you may want to use a sunscreen designed for your face because these products are formulated to suit the needs of different skin types, explains Arielle Kauvar, M. For example, many facial sunscreens are oil-free, which is a boon for those with oily or acne-prone complexions. Oil-free products are usually lighter as well, which allows them to be used under makeup without feeling greasy.
Best Facial Sunscreens: The Top 5 Formulas That Will Protect Your Face This Summer
The biggest skin-care trick up our sleeves? Sunscreen, of course. We don't just write about wearing it, we actually wear it — as in every single day.
There are some important things you can forget from time to time without catastrophe striking breakfast, deodorant, flossing —there are others you cannot keys, SS , face sunscreen. And of these, sunscreen might be most important, especially since the pastime of taking a stroll with a parasol has really gone out of fashion. Luckily, a helpful delegation of community members has provided the ultimate SPF honor roll where your face is concerned. Behold, and burn no more….