Hit List: Sunscreen


Photography by: YASU+JUNKO

From left to right:


Sheer Delight

No streaks. No residue. No heavy lotion feel. The alcohol-free L’Oréal Invisible Protect Finish spray provides an undetectable barrier from the rays without the usual drawbacks.


From $10, lorealparisusa.com


The Best Part

If you’ve experienced a burned scalp or an angry red strip along the hairline, it’s not something you’ll ever forget! Nios Shield leave-in conditioner safegurds susceptible scalps with SPF 15.


$26, niosshield.com


Never a Dull Moment

With Fekkai Pré-Soleil Hair Mist, your color investment stays true-to-hue, never brassy or faded.


$20, fekkai.com


Solar System

Sunscreen meets skin cre in La Roche-Posay’s new Anthelios AOX Daily antioxidant serum. The lightweight SPF 50 formula nourishes while filtering out UV rays and wrinkle-causing free radicals.


$43, laroche-posay.us



Unlike typical sunscreens, Shiseido Ultimate WetForce actully works better when wet. (H2O activates molecules that reinforce its moisture-repellent SPF veil.)


$40, shiseido.com


Photography by: Bryan Gardner

Spray It On

Whether you’re going for a coconut-infused island feel, an aloe-vera cooling sunblock, or a certified organic product, spray on your SPF with one of our three personal faves.

Our Top 3 Spray-On Sunblocks


Get Skin Like Martha’s


Our favorite multitasker is serious about her skin care. While products are crucial (these have all won a coveted spot near her sink), it’s just as much about process — and discipline.


Martha’s Skincare Regimen and the Products She Can’t Live Without


Photography by: YASU+JUNKO

Makeup That Doubles As Sunscreen


We recommend the foundation, blush, UV eye-defense cream, deodorant, complexion-perfecting cream, and hand cream to combine your beauty routine with your sun-protection regimen — so you can be gorgeous and safe every single day.

Need to Know: SPF Edition