Kiehl’s Dermatologist Solutions Super Fluid UV Defense SPF 50+
Cult favorite Kiehl’s listened to the reasons (ahem, excuses) from women who didn’t want to wear sunscreen daily and came up with an answer: a light, easily-absorbed lotion that lets you put on your protection-then forget it’s there.
New to the market, this oil-free moisturizer pulls double duty, both protecting and replenishing skin. UVA and UVB sun protection is complemented with St. John’s Wort, aloe vera and antioxidant powerhouse, green tea.
California Baby’s all-natural solution is a no-brainer when you take a look at the ingredients: vitamin E, coconut oil, and Japanese green tea. Leave the colorful pump sink-side for easy (and daily) application.
A sunscreen that prevents future skin damage, while helping to reverse what you’ve already accumulated? Genius. CellCeuticals’ solution fights two of the contributing causes of skin aging while offering sky-high levels of UVA and UVB protection.
Science meets sun protection in La Roche-Posay’s wildly popular Anthelios line. The newest addition touts dual UV protection, including extract from a tropical plant that has a self-defense mechanism against cell damage.
In this SPF 30, green tea fights free radicals, chamomile and calendula soothe skin and, best of all, tiny sponge-like particles soak up excess oil throughout the day (nearly half of those involved in clinical testing said they noticed an improvement in acne. Can you say "bonus"?)
Endorsed by The Skin Cancer Foundation, this ultra-hydrating formula from Shiseido contains a specific root extract necessary for the production of collagen and elastin. Talk about multi-tasking.
Smart Girls Who Surf Care for Hair Sun Protector SPF 7
Spending time outdoors can lead to tangled, messy hair and potential sun damage. Developed by ladies who understand both well (surfer chicks), this leave-in conditioner is oil-free, stocked with vitamins, and includes an SPF of 7 to protect strands and scalp.
Whether you live in a sun-soaked area -or are just planning a summer escape, don’t forget to pack protection for your hair. This non-greasy spray, made with vitamins E and A, argan oil and jojoba, includes UV filters to protect your mane from UV rays.
$28; davines.com for salon locations
Aveeno’s Continuous Protection spray claims to protect long after traditional lotion, is packed with vitamin E and soy for nourished skin, and won the "best sun product in mass" by beauty organization CEW.