In many cases, wearing sunscreen all year long is recommended. But many people, (especially those who live in places with long cold winters like Regina!), are more diligent with their sunscreen routine in the summer. But the right sunscreen product isn’t the same for everyone.

Here we’ll share some tips for choosing the right sunscreen for your skin type.

If you have sensitive skin

Finding the right sunscreen for sensitive skin can be tricky, but Vivier Triple Protection Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30 is the perfect solution! It’s specially formulated to be applied to the face, neck, and chest. Not only is it ideal for sensitive skin, but it’s also a good choice for compromised skin post-procedure.

If you have oily skin

A light-weight, non-greasy sunscreen is a good choice for normal or oily skin. A good example is Vivier Sunscreen Lotion SPF 30. This elegant water-based facial sunscreen that provides broad spectrum UVA/UVB and SPF 30 protection with a light, sheer formulation that absorbs quickly into the skin.

By the way, we also discuss the difference between sunscreen and sunblock in this post. 

If you want to apply sunscreen over your makeup

Powdered sunscreens are increasingly popular and there are many advantages to using them. Zo Skin Health Sunscreen + Powder Broad-Spectrum SPF 40 is powered by Triple-Spectrum Protection® and exclusive ZO® antioxidant technology to deliver superior skin defense with a hint of advanced color pigments.

The densely packed, ultra-soft bristles provide a seamless and even application of powder and is designed to prevent shedding and fraying. It’s available in light, medium, and deep so you can choose an option that complements your skin tone and makeup shade.

It can be applied over your makeup, and you can continually apply it throughout the day as needed.

If you’d like to learn more about choosing sunscreen and other medical grade skin care products that are right for your skin type, call us today!