The best facial sunscreens you can buy
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- Yes, you really should be wearing sunscreen daily - even in the winter or when it's cloudy - to protect your skin from short- and long-term UV damage.
- La Roche-Posay Anthelios Ultra-Light Mineral Sunscreen SPF 50 is the best face sunscreen because it's a broad spectrum sunscreen that's as comfortable to wear as it is good for your skin.
But from pilling to white cast to that heavy, oil-slicked feeling, there are plenty of reasons why you might hesitate to reach for your bottle in the morning. Let's face it - there are some dud sunscreens, but there are also great options to be found once you know where to look. The trial-and-error is well worth it, I promise.
After all, we're not just talking anti-aging here - sunscreen use is vital for cancer prevention and your overall long-term health. Whether you prefer physical or chemical formulations, you can find the sunscreen that's right for you. The picks in our guide work for a variety of skin types, complexions, and lifestyles.
Here are the best face sunscreens you can buy:
- Best face sunscreen overall: La Roche-Posay Anthelios Ultra-Light Mineral Sunscreen
- Best face sunscreen for moisturizing: Neutrogena Hydro Boost Gel Moisturizing Sunscreen Lotion SPF 50
- Best tinted face sunscreen: Skinceuticals Sheer Physical UV Defense SPF 50
- Best powder face sunscreen: Colorscience Sunforgettable Mineral SPF 50 Sunscreen Brush
- Best clear face sunscreen: Supergoop Unseen Sunscreen
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