We’ve heard it time and time again: sunscreen should be an everyday essential in our skin care routines. It keeps skin protected from signs of aging and sunspots and shields skin from harsh rays that can cause skin cancer. If only sunscreen was more exciting to use. Typically, it’s heavy, sticky and sits on top of skin. Worst of all, women of color often find that formulas leave a white or gray film that makes skin appear ashy.
Gone are the days when sunscreens were the unwanted product in your skin care regimen. There are invisible, lightweight formulas that nourish skin and even add luminosity. We’ve rounded up nine sunscreens so lightweight, you’ll forget you’re wearing SPF.