Stay cool - or at least protected from UV rays - with these new sunscreens.
KOSE ESPRIQUE COOL BB SPRAY UV 50
$32, from Kose counters
A lightweight, tinted spray-on sunscreen. For a flawless finish, spray it on a make-up sponge and blend onto skin.
ZA TRUE WHITE POWER BLOCK UV SPF50+ PA++++
$19.50, from selected Watsons stores
A watery sunscreen that is also waterproof and moisturising. Does not leave behind a sticky after feel.
BIORE UV AQUA RICH WATERY GEL
$18.90, from selected personal care and department stores
Made for the face and body, this is another watery sunscreen that does not feel sticky. Contains hyaluronic acid and a citrus extract to treat skin.
HADA LABO HYDRATING PERFECT GEL MOISTURIZER UV SPF50+ PA++++
$35.90, from selected personal care and department stores
An all-in-one gel moisturiser with high-protection sunscreen. Made with the brand's signature hyaluronic acid blend to quench thirsty skin, and vitamin C.
NIVEA SUN WATER SPORT SPF50 PA+++ BROAD SPECTRUM
$19.90, from selected personal care stores and supermarkets
Made for frolicking on beaches. This water-resistant formula offers broad-spectrum protection while moisturising the skin.
ETTUSAIS HERBAL UV JELLY SPF 50 PA++++
$25, from Ettusais counters
Contains chamomile and rosemary essences, spring water, hyaluronic acid, glycerin, as well as fermented royal jelly. It is also mineral oil-free, paraben-free and scented with refreshing grapefruit notes.
This article was first published on June 5, 2015.
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