You know you *should* put on sunscreen everyday because you know SPF fights against UV ray damage that causes skin cancer, and premature aging (thanks Mom!). But sometimes the idea of slathering more sunscreen makes you cringe, and, also, what if you legit forget?
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Thankfully there’s a ton of beauty products with SPF, which not only will cut down your beauty routine time, but will also keep you protected from the sun’s harmful rays all summer long. While none of these products should replace the need for sunscreen, every little bit of sun protection definitely helps.
Here’s what to include in your summer makeup bag now:
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This moisturizer by Skin Laundry is super hydrating, while also repairing dark spots and providing SPF 35. Plus its lightweight texture is perf for hot summer days and it’s great for all skin types. Available at Sephora, $25.
2. Corrector + Primer
Even makeup artists make mistakes, which is why a corrector is essential in makeup bags. Another must have? Primer. Thankfully Physicians Formula has a 2-in-1 to suit both needs: Mineral Wear Talc-Free Cushion Corrector + Primer Duo with SPF 20. Use this before you apply makeup to prep skin and even out skin tone. Available at Physicians Formula, $16.95.
Start off your makeup routine with this award-winning foundation from bareMinerals, which combines tone-correcting mineral foundation and skin care serum in one awesome product. And, yes, it also contains SPF 20. #Winning. Available at Sephora, $29.50
A rosy glow is super pretty for the summer — except when it means burnt red cheeks. Fake your flush with Perricone MD’s No Blush Blush, a serum with SPF 30 that shapes, softens, and tints your cheekbones at just the right hue for your skin tone. Available at Sephora, $30.
5. Hair Oil
Even your lovely locks need protection from the sun. Like your skin, the sun can easily fry your hair, causing brittle strands and premature split ends. This sunscreen spray oil from Clarins — which has SPF 30 — not only protects your hair, but your skin too. Spray some on before you leave the house — the lightweight formula will have your mane and legs feeling silky smooth all day. Available at Sephora, $36.
6. Hand Lotion
Don’t forget your hands need protection from the sun, too! Most of us forget to apply sunscreen to our hands, which makes for some awk tan lines. Keep them looking and feeling soft with Forever Young’s Hand Cream with Sea Buckthorn. The award-winning fast-absorbing formula moisturizes the skin and brightens the texture while protecting them from harmful rays. Available at Sugar Goop, $12.
7. Lip Moisturizer
Yes, your lips can get blitzed by the sun, too. Keep it protected with a lip moisturizer like this one from Juice Beauty, which contains SPF protection, as well as organic plant oil and minerals. Bonus? This trio combo contains one clear and two tints to perk up your pout. Available at Juice Beauty, 3 for $10.