Who doesn’t love summer? Beaches and pools, ice cream and ice teas, longer days and warmer weather, all the amazing things that come with summer, which also means it’s time to up your skin game. When it comes to protecting and preventing skin damage from the sun's ultraviolet rays, J-Beauty has you covered. Sunscreen is an important part of the Japanese year round morning routine and more so than ever in the summer months.
Not sure which sunscreen to incorporate in your morning routine? Here are the top three best Japanese sunscreens with SPF of 50+/PA++++ that we recommend based on function, application, and price.1. Anessa Perfect UV Sunscreen
Great for face and body, contains Aqua Booster Technology making it resistant to sweat and water to provide a strong protection against UVA and UVB rays.
Function Ingredients: OMC, ZINC OXIDE, DHHB, Tinosorb S, Parsol SLX, TITANIUM DIOXIDE, OCTOCRYLENE.
Milky emulsion texture without the white cast, absorbs quickly to give the skin a smooth finish. It provides long lasting protection and is great for all day outdoor activities.
2. Bioré UV Perfect Milk Sunscreen
Great for face and body, contains Superior Double UV Block for a stable protection against UVA and UVB rays. It’s waterproof to protect the skin from sweat and water and contains Hyaluronic Acid to keep the skin moisturized.
Function Ingredients: OMC, ZINC OXIDE, TITANIUM DIOXIDE
A lightweight, milky emulsion texture that quickly absorbs, leaving the skin feeling smooth and hydrated without the white cast. It's non-sticky and non-greasy, making it great for daily wear all year long.
3. Allie Extra UV Gel
Great for face and body. A get that is waterproof and friction proof, made for all day protection and contains moisturizers like Glycerin, Royal Honey and Hyaluronic acid to keep the skin hydrated.
Function ingredients: Zinc Oxide, Ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate (also known as Octinoxate), Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate (Uvinul A Plus), and BisEthylhexyloxyphenol Methoxyphenyl Triazine (Tinosorb S)
A gel-like cream that’s hydrating and lightweight, leaves a pleasant and refreshening feeling on the skin. It absorbs quickly and finishes off with a shine effect. Suitable as a makeup base
There you have it, those are our top 3 J-Beauty Sunscreens for this summer! Anessa for stronger protection if you planning a beach day, Allie for makeup base and Biore for your everyday use. Don’t forget to apply sunscreen in your morning routine before you head out the door!