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#Sunkissed | Top 5 Sunscreens for All-Day Protection from the Sun

Published a year ago

Sunscreen is the most vital step to skincare as it shields our skin from the harmful UV rays of the sun. UV rays can damage our skin, thus making it look dull and develop unwanted skin-related problems. Favful recommends a minimum of SPF 30 for daily use.

Did you know that it is advisable to re-apply sunscreen every 4 hours?

Among so many brands and types to choose from, there are 5 of the best recommended sunscreens for all-day protection.

1. Mad Hippie Facial SPF 30


Perfectly natural, broad-spectrum sunscreen that offers pure mineral UV protection. Enriched with earth-derived antioxidants to defend skin from premature aging. 

It’s a natural, 30+ broad-spectrum sunscreen that uses amazing antioxidant oils to treat skin AND negate that icky chalky sunscreen residue. This sunscreen is made of 100% mineral UVA/UVB protection with no chemical filters. It's non-greasy, lightweight formula leaves a soft-matte finish that will suit all skin types and also ideal for even extra sensitive skin.

This product is 100% Vegan and Cruelty Free.

Size: 59ml

2. Elta MD UV Clear Broad Spectrum Sunscreen SPF 46

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The gold standard of sunscreens out there. After tested the Elta MD UV Clear Broad Spectrum Sunscreen SPF 46, we are confident to say that this is one of the best sunscreen we have ever tried. No amount of serums or treatments would replace a solid daily application of sunscreen. It's a commitment you should give to your skin long term.

This sunscreen helps calm and protect sensitive skin types prone to Discoloration and breakouts associated to acne and rosacea. It contains Niacinamide (vitamin B3), Hyaluronic Acid and Lactic Acid, ingredients that promote the appearance of healthy-looking skin. 

This product is Cruelty Free.

Size: 48ml

3. Cosrx Shield Fit All Green Comfort SPF50+ PA+++ 50ml

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For the combination skin, we get that many are concern of feeling oily through out the day after applying sunscreen. Choose a soft-matte sunscreen like the Cosrx All Green Comfort Sun SPF 50+ PA+++ for oil-control and calming redness.

It also comforts the skin while effortlessly protects the skin from UVA and UVB.

Key ingredients of Centella Asiatica Extract and Nymphaea Alba Flower Extract in the sunscreen will reduce irritation and calms redness without leaving white cast, this sunscreen has a wonderfully light texture that absorbs quickly into the skin.

This product is Cruelty Free.

Size: 50ml

4. The Inkey List SPF 30 Sunscreen

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The Inkey List Sunscreen SPF 30 is definitely one of our more popular sunscreen. This 100% Mineral formula, containing Zinc Oxide, is non-comedogenic and non-irritating. Free from silicone, essential oils and pregnancy safe, good for All Skin Types including breakout prone and sensitive type. 

To help enhance usability we have added a low level non-cosmetic tint to help counter balance and assist blending into the skin. This non-pilling formula is perfect for layering with other skincare and make-up products, leaving a soft-touch velvet finish.

This product is Reef Safe, 100% Vegan and Cruelty Free.

Size: 50ml

5. CeraVe Facial Moisturizing Lotion AM SPF 30

For the always on-the-go, this Cerave Facial Moisturizing Lotion is the morning multi-tasker you definitely need before starting your day. A lightweight cream packed with SPF 30 and Oil-Free with hydrating effects to restore your skin barrier such as hyaluronic acid, niacinamide and ceramides. 

And because CeraVe AM Facial Moisturizer is non-comedogenic and won’t clog pores, it’s ideal for all skin types.

Size: 89ml