Have Oily or Acne-Prone Skin? Scoop Up These Sunscreens Stat!
With the warmer spring weather on the horizon, it’s time to get even more serious about your sunscreen application. While we all know we should be using broad-spectrum sunscreen each and every day of the year—rain or shine—when we’re all by hibernating indoors during the winter it can be easy to forget about those daily, non-negotiable applications come spring. But what about if you have an oily or acne-prone skin type? Thankfully there are lightweight, non-comedogenic sunscreen options available —and we’re listing a few of our favorites below!
La Roche-Posay Anthelios 50 Daily Anti-Aging Primer with Sunscreen
Formulated with an antioxidant blend and broad-spectrum SPF 50, this non-comedogenic, fragrance-free, paraben-free primer from La Roche-Posay helps to protect your skin from UV rays and free radicals. It contains micro-reflecting, absorbing powders to help smooth surface imperfections and absorb excess oil from combination and oily skin.
Learn more about the importance of combining broad-spectrum SPF with antioxidants here!
Vichy Idéal Capital Soleil SPF 50
This oil-free, non-comedogenic ultra-light sunscreen is formulated with broad-spectrum SPF 50 and antioxidants white grape polyphenol and vitamin E to protect your skin from UV rays and help neutralize free radicals. Its fluid texture quickly absorbs without white residue making it ideal to wear under your cosmetics.
Vichy Idéal Capital Soleil SPF 50, $25.50 MSRP
SkinCeuticals Sheer Physical UV Defense SPF 50
This broad-spectrum sunscreen with SPF 50 is a transparent fluid with a weightless finish. The paraben- and chemical-filter-free formula with titanium dioxide is non-comedogenic and boasts artemia salina—a plankton extract. It leaves no residue after you apply, making it a great last step in your morning skin care routine.
By incorporating these lightweight, non-comedogenic sunscreens into your skin care arsenal there's no excuse—not even oily or acne-prone skin—to skip out on that sunscreen application (and re-application!).