This summer has brought some *mixed* weather - and while we seem to be having more cloudy days than not at the moment, that doesn't mean the UV isn't just as strong. Dismissing overcast weather is one of the easiest ways to get sunburnt, so applying sunscreen on a day to day basis really can save your skin.
The team at Skinstitut care about keeping your skin protected at all times, so we've compiled a list of our top picks from their SPF range - so you can make sure you're being sun-safe even when the sun's playing hide and seek.
Care about protecting your skin from the UV but hate the breakouts that come with it? This might be what you've been searching high and low for. SunButter’s broad spectrum SPF50 is a sunscreen that won’t give you chemical-induced breakouts or stinging eyes, with a skin-safe and reef-safe formula you can actually enjoy putting on. Not only does this UV blocking, zinc oxide have natural healing qualities on sensitive, inflamed or damaged skin, it's also earth-conscious - so you can say goodbye to chemical sunscreen breakouts and stinging eyes while keeping our oceans and waterways healthier at the same time.
An oil-free, sheer moisturiser with SPF30, free from chemical sunblocks and artificial fragrance. It contains Zinc, the best mineral UVA & UVB broad-spectrum physical sunscreen, as well as antioxidants and botanical extracts to protect against free radical damage and accelerated skin ageing caused by sun exposure. Perfect for daily use as a moisturiser with SPF30 and a protective base for makeup application!
An ultra-nourishing SPF does more than just shield your skin from the sun, it also protects against free-radical damage (another contributor to premature ageing) - two birds, one stone. with a strong support crew of antioxidants like Vitamin B3, this sunscreen will help you keep that youthful glow while preventing UV-triggered pigmentation - win, win!
This niacinamide (Vitamin B3) packed serum is the ultimate hydration boost for all skin types! Packed with Vitamin B5, Vitamin B3 and Hyaluronic Acid, your skin will be looking more hydrated, repaired and restored than ever.
Sometimes, all you need is a cool spritz - and this is the holy grail of them. This refreshing face mist moisturises, nourishes, and revitalises the skin in seconds, and is the perfect prep step before the rest of your skincare routine.
Skip the sunburns this summer and keep your skin protected from those harmful UV rays!
WORDS | Brittany Ross