Now that you’re properly educated after reading our fully comprehensive guides to all things sunscreen here and here, we pick out the sunscreens that works best against our hot and humid weather just for you.
Good for high coverage
Sunplay Ultra Lotion SPF 130/PA++++, $17.20
Sunplay Ultra Lotion is the sunscreen with the highest SPF and PA values, and has been ranked the best selling sunscreen in Singapore for 2 consecutive years (2014 & 2015). Its watery texture makes application a breeze and your precious skin would be protected the whole day with just one application!
Good for sports
Neutrogena Cool Dry Sport Sunscreen Spray SPF 50, $26.90
Neutrogena CoolDry Sport Sunscreen Spray provides protection even during the most intense activities. With their new technology, this sunscreen allows sweat to pass through and evaporate away plus protection stays right where it should. So your skin stays naturally cool, comfortable and protected at all times!
Good for reapplication
Bioré UV Perfect Spray SPF 50+/PA++++, $9.90
Our Teenage Beauty Awards 2016 Readers’ Choice winner delivers ultra lightweight texture that feels invisibly light on skin, even after multiple applications! Formulated with a superfine, translucent powder that leaves a soft, powdery, smooth feel on skin. We love the fuss-free spray which can be applied on the face, hair and body – complete protection from head to toe!
Good for anti-aging
Murad Invisiblur Perfecting Shield SPF30/PA+++, $139
Looking to start your anti-aging beauty routine? It’s never too early to start ’cause prevention is always better than cure. Formulated with specialised ingredients that are designed to promote total skin perfection, this formula delivers a powerful anti-aging treatment with priming benefits, a moisturiser, and a sunscreen in just one step!
Good for moisturising
NIVEA Protect & Moisture Lotion SPF 50/PA++, $22.60
If you dread having to apply sunscreen and body lotion, go for NIVEA’s Protect & Moisture Lotion which protects skin from UV rays while keeping it hydrated at the same time! This double duty, water resistant sunscreen offers 24-hour moisturising benefit and immediate sun protection in one product.
Good for sensitive and/or acne-prone skin
Kiehl’s Ultra Light Daily UV Defense SPF 50/PA++++, $52
The highly-raved about Kiehl’s Ultra Light Daily UV Defense is oil-free, fragrance-free, colorant-free and non-comedogenic. The new and improved formula is quickly absorbed without any greasy feeling plus it has Rosa Gallica to sooth and calm skin, making it the ideal choice for sensitive skin!
Good for oily and/or acne-prone skin
Bioderma Photoderm Aquafluid SPF 50+, $44.90
Not only does the Bioderma Photoderm Aquafluid protect your skin against the harmful UV rays, it has a pleasantly light and weightless texture that has a mattifying dry touch finish and can double up as a make-up base! Did we mention that it is also paraben-free, hypoallergenic, non-comedogenic, photostable, water-resistant, non-greasy, fragrance-free and leaves no white traces?
SK-II Cellumination Day Surge UV SPF 30/PA+++, $139
The SK-II Cellumination Day Surge doesn’t just protect and moisturise your skin, it also brightens dull skin! Making it luminous with a translucent glow. Specially formulated with Aura Bright Cocktail D with Pitera, it doesn’t leave your skin feeling sticky or greasy after application, is proven to reduce dark spots effectively and is our Teenage Beauty Awards 2016 winner! Do we need to say more?