Although it's an essential year round, there's no better time to find your perfect sunscreen match than in the dead of summer. Don't think that just because we've hit the halfway mark of summer that we're in the clear. There are plenty of sunny days ahead! Get armed with just the tool you need to protect yourself from harmful UV rays.
Take our quiz to find your perfect sunscreen match!
When it comes to sunscreen, what's the most important quality to you?
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What's your favorite part about summer?
What is your must-have summer beauty product?
You live for any outdoor activity! If it involves breaking a sweat, you're in. You need a sunscreen option that doesn't slow you down but still gets the job done. tarte's brush-on option gives mineral protection with SPF 30. Plus, the powder formula makes for quick application that also helps mattify sweat without disturbing makeup.
When it comes to your skincare picks, you only reach for those with the best ingredients. Whether you're hiking your favorite trail or staying more local for a cookout, you can still get the sun protection you crave with nothing but the good stuff. Australian Gold's Botanical line is the legendary suncare brand's natural option. This particular face lotion is a non-chemical sunscreen that won't leave your skin coated in white residue.
You love a little glow, but during the summer months, you're all about that au natural look. A three-product face? Yep, you've mastered it. Reach for a sunscreen that makes that minimalism hunt a little easier. Volition Beauty's Prismatic Luminzing Shield provides a SPF count of 50 and delivers a pearlized glow for a touch of highlight—sans added product.
Lighter makeup during summer? Nah, not for you! You'll take your beauty bag with you anywhere, anytime. Whether your summer plans have you jet setting across the globe or staying close to home, you can still get the summer sun protection you need without sacrificing your flawless makeup. Opt for a primer-meets-sunscreen like Murad's Invisiblur, which not only provides sun protection but also utilizes a soft blurring effect to blur out pores, fine lines, and uneven texture so it can prime skin for up to 12 hours!
Your heart beats to the sound of busy city streets! Because you're as busy as can be bouncing around from the office to happy hour to dinner to an art opening, you can't be bothered with any products that weigh you down. Your ideal sunscreen match is one that takes 60 seconds to apply. Try Supergoop!'s Defense Refresh Setting Mist for a facial mist that tackles oil and shine, controls redness, and protects against damaging rays.