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The Best Sunscreens for An Endless Summer

By Christina Najjar | September 11, 2018 | Style & Beauty

Summer may be sadly coming to a close but here’s the good news: the sun shines on Southern California year-round. While Vitamin D is undeniably important, at this point we should all be up to speed on how crucial sun protection is. Whether you’re an outdoor runner or simply getting in and out of your car, everyone is exposed to the sun at some point in the day, so stock up on sunscreens for every occasion.

Volition Prismatic Luminizing Shield SPF 50


This infamous protecting product was created by beauty editor Aja A. and fully crowd-sourced beauty brand Volition. The Prismatic Luminizing Shield SPF 50 quickly became a cult-favorite—selling out at Sephora six times since its launch!

Aquadefense Protective Matcha Moisturizer


The Protective Matcha Moisturizer SPF 40 packs a punch of broad-spectrum coverage without any leftover white residue. It’s actually formulated with Matcha and its ultra-lightweight texture and matte finish will have you staring at yourself in the mirror. Even better, it's formulated without parabens, phthalates, and mineral oil.

Supergoop Glow Stick


This stick is magic! It is completely invisible and yet super glow-boosting dry oil stick for face, chest, and shoulders! The glow stick is super hydrating and perfect for use as a highlighter, it brightens without leaving an oily residue and is SPF 50!

Bare Republic Mineral SPF 50 Sport Sunscreen Sticks


Another fabulous stick option to throw in your purse! These awesome sticks are light-weight and designed for daily use, as they won’t clog pores and are packed with antioxidants. Best of all, they’re scented with natural coconut and vanilla.

COOLA Organic Scalp & Hair Mist SPF 30


Don’t forget about your head! This hair mist will protect and nourish your hair from roots to tips, including the often forgotten scalp. It's super light-weight and powerful, and has plenty of antioxidants, as well as sun protection. Also, it is formulated completely without oxybenzone and is vegan, non-GMO, TSA-friendly, cruelty-free, and water-resistant for up to 80 minutes!

Colorescience Sunforgettable Total Protection Brush-On Shield SPF 50

This incredible tool provides total protection in one convenient swipe! The brush is available in four different shades, and provides protection against UVA/UVB rays, is water resistant for up to 80 minutes, and helps to protect against free radicals, blue light, and infrared radiation!

Photodynamic Therapy SPF 30


This incredible 3-in-1 photo radiance facial lotion combines anti-aging serum, daily moisturizer and broad spectrum SPF 30. It illuminates your complexion! A huge spectrum of benefits helps skin appear smoother, firmer, more radiant and evens complexion with improved appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

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