Alarmingly, a Which? survey published today has revealed that, when subjected to testing, three popular sun cream brands did not provide the SPF protection stated on the bottle.
Products by Malibu, Piz Buin and Hawaiian Tropic were all given a ‘don’t buy’ rating, for failing to live up to claims that they offered an acceptable level of protection from harmful UV rays.
Thankfully, we Glossies have our tried and trusted sunscreen brands we turn to when the going gets tough (or rather, hot). Here are five of the best…
Dermatologist tested, this sunscreen provides great protection for dry skin and is oil-free for a gorgeous matte finish.
Great for sensitive areas that usually get over-exposed such as the eyes, ears and lips, this sunscreen won’t clog pores and will leave your skin feeling fresh yet protected.
With no perfume, emulsifiers or preservatives, this sunscreen is perfect for even the most sensitive of skin. It’s even water resistant.
Specially formulated for children’s young skin, this sunscreen provides very high protection for your child while giving you the peace of mind that your little one is safe in the sun.
Clear and quick drying, P20 sunscreen spray gives you up to 10 hours of reliable protection from just one application. It’s also water-resistant, which makes it great for men if they fancy a day out sailing on the high seas.