Protect and nourish your skin with high-performance sun care. Enjoy maximum comfort and protection from UV radiation all summer long with our recommendations below.
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Heliocare Advanced Gel Sunscreen- SPF 50 - £11.98
Our personal favourite recommendation for super protection especially for the face.
High protection formulated with Fernblock® which neutralises and repairs sun damage. Quick absorbing and non greasy finish leaving skin feeling beautiful and protected.
Along with YK Daily, many beauticians and skin experts recommend Heliocare as it helps prevent premature skin ageing with high level protection, promoting skin health. A unique and powerful anti-oxidant fernblock proven to protect skin from within against damage caused by the sun and daylight. DNA repair enzymes help to protect and repair skin cell DNA.
They also have many other brilliant products to choose from directly from their website.
Aesop Protective Body Lotion - SPF 50 - £30
Defence against UV damage including vitamin E to promote skin strength. With a lightweight skin feel and refreshing aroma. Key ingredients are spearmint leaf, panthenol and tocopherol.
Kiehl's Activated Face & Body Sun Protector - SPF 30 or 50 - £30
A sunscreen for face and body formulated for all skin types, including sensitive skin. Infused with vitamin E, this refreshing lotion leaves skin feeling comfortable and protected.
The Body Shop Skin Defence Multi-Protect Body Lotion - SPF 50 - £18
The Body Shop's best protection ever. A new lotion to combine high SPF 50+ PA++++ with 24hr moisture. Lightweight and non-greasy, this multitasker has an improved matrix of UV filters – that’s a fancy way of saying it helps protect skin against UVA rays, which penetrate deeper and cause discolouration, as well as daily aggressors like pollution. It helps future-proof your skin and prevent pigmentation and premature ageing, containing red algae extract and vitamin C.
La Roche Posay Anthelios Melt In Sunscreen Milk - SPF 60 - £35.50
A pioneer in UV protection research for over 15 years, La Roche-Posay, with Anthelios, is trusted by dermatologists worldwide for its advanced formulations in UV protection. La Roche-Posay, Anthelios 60 Face & Body Melt-In Sunscreen Milk SPF 60 is for all skin types. Advanced broad spectrum sunscreen protection in a fast-absorbing, velvety texture. Non-greasy. Oil-free.
Coola Eco-Lux Piña Colada Body Sunscreen - SPF 30 - £36
Formulated with raspberry seed oil, which is a natural sunscreen booster, it also consists of organic ingredients such as algae, strawberry and cucumber extracts. The presence of natural piña colada extracts makes sure that a fragrant yet subtle scent reigns thought the day for a refreshing and rejuvenating effect.
Neom Ultimate Calm Face Moisturiser - SPF 30 - £40
The calming multitasker for your skin. A nourishing, lightweight SPF moisturiser, which protects from sun damage and UVA. Packed with the most calming, effective, natural extracts, actives and ingredients along with the perfect amount of essential oils leaving your skin calm and protected. Ingredients Include pomegranate seed oil, aloe vera, shea butter, almond oil and lavender, geranium and rose essential oils.
Ren Vegan Face Clean Screen Mineral - SPF 30 - £32
Mattifying face sunscreen with Broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection, blue light protection, non-nano technology, vegan and made with naturally derived ingredients. Silicone-free mineral face sunscreen is the result of six years of research into an SPF that's good for skin and the cleanest possible to the planet.
Susan Posnick Brush On Face Block - SPF 30 - £25.00
This product is portable, easy and convenient to use. It gives a slight matt finish to the skin and is virtually translucent – great on very fair to very dark skin. The handy dispensing brush makes it easy to apply with no mess, It can be applied over or under makeup with no risk of smudging or greasy residue.
Pai British Summer Time Sensitive Face - SPF 30 - £32
Daily face sunscreen with broad spectrum UVA/UVB Protection. COSMOS Natural Certified and dermatologically and patch tested, suitable for sensitive and eczema-prone skin.