6 best sunscreen recos for your skin because summer never ends in the Philippines

June 08th, 2021

The level of heat we are experiencing right now in the Philippines has essentially made sunscreen application a mandatory part of our skin routine.

The sun is just relentless and we all need to protect the largest organ in our body. Here, POP! Lists some of the best sunscreen recommendations that you can check out (and hopefully get to use every day because really, we cannot stress how harsh the sun is right now to our skin):

La Roche- Posay Anthelios Melt-In Milk Sunscreen SPF 60

One of the La Roche’s best sunscreen options that you can use for both face and body offers a formula that easily melts into your skin without leaving behind a white cast or greasy residue. Formulated with SPF 60, this product is a multitasker, which will surely work not just for your face but also for your body. 

Available in Lazada.

Avene Sun Very High Protection Mineral Tinted Fluid SPF50+

As the name suggests, this product is a very high facial sun protection for the face with a broad-spectrum UV mineral filter. Made with Pre- tocopheryl, a powerful antioxidant that protects skin cells from free radical package and Avene thermal water, this sunscreen is suitable for highly sensitive and intolerant skin types.

Available in Watsons, SM Makati Department Store.

Tatcha Silken Pore Perfecting SPF 35 Sunscreen

A hydrating and weightless sunscreen with broad spectrum SPF of 35 that blends invisibly for matte, poreless- looking skin. It’s made with Japanese wild rose that helps tighten the look of pores and smooths skin texture, octisalate for keeping the skin soft as well as green tea, rice and algae for additional radiance.

Available in Shopee.

Dermalogica Super Sensitive Shield SPF 30

A product that has a broad-spectrum SPF of 30 ideal for sensitized, reactive and recently resurfaced skin, this natural mineral sunscreen also helps shield against photodamage and UV exposure. Made with UltraCalmingTM Complex with Oat and botanical actives, it sure helps minimize discomfort, burning and itching. Its sheer formula provides optimal hydration and helps protect and reinforce barrier lipids, which are often compromised in sensitized skin conditions. 

Available in Rustan’s.

Frezyderm Sunscreen Velvet Face SPF 50+

An innovative, transparent sun protection face cream with a unique formula that leaves your skin a velvety feel and matte appearance that lasts for 6 hours. Its clear, non-oily texture leaves no white tint and makes an excellent makeup base. Use once or twice a day to prevent signs of photo-aging and protect against discoloration caused by sun exposure.

Available in Lazada.

Shiseido UV Clear Stick Protector SPF50+

An active sunscreen stick that is on the go and you can carry anywhere and everywhere. This stick includes SynchroShield™ and WetForce x HeatForce technology that creates an invisible, lightweight protective veil that becomes more effective in water and heat. 

This formula offers invisible UV protection for the face which can be worn under or over makeup for easy, portable coverage on active, outdoor days.

Available at Rustan’s.

 

 

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