Tag Archives | Sunblock

Sunscreen Holy Grail: Vichy Ideal Soleil Anti-Shine Dry Touch Lotion

The key to using sunscreen everyday is to find something one that you really like so that you don’t mind using it every morning.  It’s important to find something that’s not greasy so that it doesn’t make your skin too shiny, and you also need something that rubs in quickly so that you don’t perceive […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

New Live Clean Face Mineral Sunscreen Lotion

Live Clean has a mineral sunscreen that’s SPF 45, and if you want sunscreen that’s “safe”, with ingredients that are not as harmful to your body, then this is one that you want to check out.  In case you’re wondering, those ingredients are zinc oxide and titanium dioxide, which are used in sunscreens but typically […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

A Great Sunscreen That’s Now SPF 50!

Last year, I wrote about Coppertone’s Clearly Sheer sunscreen, which goes on completely clear, and even has a matte feel to it, making sure that your skin isn’t greasy after you apply it.  This year, Clearly Sheer sunscreen is available in SPF 50, in face, body, and spray formulations.  Truly, the face and body formulas […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

New Vichy Ideal Sport Ultra-Light Refreshing Lotion SPF 60

New sunscreen technology means that no longer are sunscreens sticky, greasy, or heavy on the skin.  Instead, they’re light and wearable, with the best formulas being suitable on the face or the body. All that is definitely true of Vichy’s new Ideal Sport Ultra-Light Refreshing Lotion in SPF 60.  Formulated to be light and refreshing, […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

AlumierMD Sunscreen

On the radio this morning, a listener called in and said that if you want it to feel like summer, you should just wear sunscreen that smells like that beachy coconut scent so that you feel like it’s hot enough for it, even though it’s not. This listener obviously isn’t a regular sunscreen wearer, because […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Indeed Laboratories inDefense30 Sunscreen

Finding a good sunscreen for the summer is essential because if you find one that you love and can afford, then there’s a good chance that you’re going to use in on the regular and prevent sun damage.  The year that I said “to heck with it” one summer in Toronto and spent loads of […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Ombrelle SPF 45 Lotion Sunscreen Review

The very first thing I found with L’oreal Ombrelle sunscreen is that it doesn’t absorb. Like, at all. It kind of sits on top of the skin in a sticky layer, all day. (For real. I put this sunscreen on at 11 a.m. this morning, and it’s 7:38p.m. right now. It’s still pretty sticky.) Ombrelle […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Heiko SPF 40 Physical Sunscreen UVA & UVB Ultra Protection Sunscreen

Heiko SPF 40 is a physical blocking sunscreen, which means it contains 18 percent zinc oxide as the sun block, and leaves that gross, white chalky reside on your skin that everyone hates. That said, MANY derms recommend that you use this sort of gross, chalky white sunscreen that contains the physical blockers. Simply put, […]

Read full story Comments { 3 }