7 Best Sunscreen Products for Your Skin Type and Skin Needs

Summer is officially here, and while you're stocking up on sandals, bathing suits and planning your next weekend getaway — you might want to consider buying some new sunscreens. However, we understand it can be overwhelming trying to find the best sunscreen for your individual skin type, skin needs as well as ensuring you’re getting the best bang for your buck. That’s why we’ve narrowed down the top sunscreens our spa has to offer— all infused with the necessary ingredients your individual skin type needs.

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1. Broad Spectrum Tinted Cream Sunscreens-SPF 30

Our Broad Spectrum Tinted Cream Sunscreen is an ultra luxury sunscreen designed to protect against both UVA/UVB rays, while providing the most natural feel and look to match your unique skin tone. This product also acts as a great moisturizer and can be used on all skin types.

Available in three ranges (Light, Medium, Dark).

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2. COSMEDIX Reflect- SPF 30

This titanium, non-chemical sunscreen spray provides a broad spectrum SPF 30 protection and features a non-irritating, non-greasy formula. Formulated with micronized titanium dioxide and blended with two skin-specific antioxidants ( L-Glutathione and L-Superoxide Dismutase), this sunscreen is perfect (and gentle enough) for those with sensitive skin.

This potent little sunscreen absorbs quickly and leaves a beautiful matte finish.

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3. Epicuren Zinc Oxide Sunscreen-SPF 27

Problematic skin? Go for Epicuren’s Zinc Oxide Sunscreen. This whipped, antioxidant-rich sunscreen naturally protects your skin from UV-related damage, including premature aging and hyperpigmentation. It’s transparent, all zinc protection, helps to lightly hydrate, reduce the appearance of dark spots, visibly even skin tone, and perfects your skin’s overall look.

Key ingredients include: Zinc Oxide (a naturally occurring mineral that gives broad spectrum sun protection from UVA and UVB rays), Epicuren Enzyme Concentrate Vitamin Protein Complex, Aloe Vera, and Rose Hips Oil.

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4. Epicuren X-Treme Cream-SPF 45

Go for Epicuren’s X-treme Cream; it’s the perfect solution for adventurers and extreme outdoorsmen (and women, wink). This moisturizing formula is enhanced with Propolis (a compound produced by bees to fight infections, heal wounds, and more) and provides an invisible shield from harsh environmental elements, including windburn. The results: skin that appears supple and more radiant. Recommended for all skin types.

*Contraindications: Allergy to “Bee” products.

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5. Epicuren Active Sport Treat Sunscreen-SPF 30

From swimmers and cyclists, to professional surfers and beach volleyball players, it’s crucial to find a sunscreen that can not only withstand the harmful sun’s rays but is also sweat and water resistant. For water resistant needs, we recommend using Epicuren’s Active Sport Treat Sunscreen.

This water resistant broad-spectrum sunscreen, provides protection from UVA and UVB rays while in the water for up to 80 minutes. This sunscreen includes moisturizers and antioxidants such as Vitamin E, Green Tea Extract, Hawaiian Kukui Nut Oil, and many other herbal extracts; making this the perfect solution for allskin types.

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6. Luzern LA Defense-SPF 30

Luzern Laboratories’ La Defense SPF 30 shields skin from damaging UVA and UVB rays, as well as environmental stresses like smoke, pollution and free radicals—making it the perfect solution for those who live in big cities (like New York). *Wink.

Formulated with dozens of antioxidants, vitamins and hyaluronic acid, this product helps to promote collagen and minimize visible signs of aging to keep skin looking healthy, supple and youthful.

This product is suitable for even the most delicate skin. In fact, it’s so gentle it can be used to protect the delicate eye area and skin after aesthetic/clinical procedures.

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7. Osmosis Ultra Sheer Broad Spectrum - SPF 30

Osmosis’ Shade Moisturizer is the perfect broad-spectrum/high-performance sun-protecting moisturizer. This gluten-free and vegan-friendly sunscreen and is packed with Aloe Vera, Coconut Oil, Shea Butter and Rose Hip. In addition, this potent product utilizes micronized zinc (13%), which does not break down and does not absorb into the system—resulting in sheer, long-lasting coverage

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