Sunscreen is one of the most important things you can use to protect your skin from damage caused by the sun. It protects against sunburn and long-term damage like wrinkles. Here are some great options for sunscreen sticks.
I have dry skin, so the convenient brush-on/dust on sunscreens don't play well with my skin. Glow Stick Sunscreen is a dream come true: It's easy to apply in a pinch, feels super hydrating, and leaves skin looking dewy and radiant. ...Nice sunscreen. Easy to apply, will obviously clog your pores if you aren’t double cleansing (just as all sunscreens) but it’s nice.
What it is: A hydrating, portable sunscreen stick that leaves skin with a dewy, glowing finish & doubles as a face & body highlighter.
Skin Type: Normal and Dry
Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dryness, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity
- Buriti Oil: Considered the richest natural source of beta carotene, an excellent antioxidant.
- Pracaxi Oil: Moisturizes with fatty acids, specifically oleic, linoleic, and behenic.
- Tamanu Oil: Helps protect against free radicals.
It can be worn alone, or for a little more coverage, I’ve layered a little bit of the Lancôme stick foundation or Sephora Best Skin Ever just in my T-zone. ...I’ve tried too many tinted sunscreens, moisturizers and CC creams to count. This stuff is miraculous.
What it is: A sheer, lightweight veil of color that delivers visible radiance and a more even-, healthy-looking tone.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily
Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, and phthalates.
What Else You Need to Know: This tint uses a veil of color to leave fine, dry lines looking plumped with hydration while signs of fatigue are visibly diminished. It is formulated with SPF 30 and lime tea concentrate to help guard skin against environmental aggressors.
Size: 1.35 oz/ 40 mL
a sunscreen that doesn't pill...I am kind of in awe right now, this is the absolute best sunscreen I've ever tried. so many sunscreens leave my face itchy and I immediately get red or irritation on my face but this doesn't do that. the tint is perfect and my skin doesn't end up looking dry or patchy at all. oddly enough it is dewy but doesn't look greasy and it doesn't make my hair stick to my face. ...light and beautiful natural sunscreen...This is light, it melts in easily, is not chalky like a lot of other natural sunscreens. Feels the perfect amount of emollient, and blended easily on me.
What it is: A mineral-based SPF that’s equal parts clean and silky, Sunvisor absorbs easily into skin and guards against UV rays for a dewy complexion.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination
Skincare Concerns: Dryness and Dullness
- Licorice: Brightening extract helps protect from discoloration after sun exposure.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Plumps and moisturizes for lasting hydration.
- Aloe Vera: Soothes irritation.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free, reef-safe, and comes in recyclable packaging.
Size: 1.7 oz / 50 mL·ITEM: 2554889
The best sunscreen! I love this formula, it’s very sheer and moisturizing but doesn’t break my sensitive skin out. ...I loved the finish of this sunscreen. It honestly did not feel like a sunscreen while applying and really sunk into my skin.
What it is: A light, hydrating, and oil-free SPF lotion, rich in vegan-powered extracts to help protect against free radicals as well as blue light.
SPF: SPF 30
- Purple Tea Extract: Antioxidants defend against free radicals.
- Green Algae Extract: A natural source of niacinamide that provides moisturizing properties.
- Passionflower Extract: Protects the skin from the adverse effects of atmospheric pollutants.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, sulfates SLS & SLES, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also gluten-free and cruelty-free.
Size: 0.15 oz/ 4.25 g·ITEM: 2421634
Unfortunately the large plastic product dispenser sticks out from the brush, making it impossible to use comfortably. ...I love the refillable aspect of this product ($20 so a better deal than their normal/non-drugstore sunscreens). I use their unseen sunscreen in the AM and use this to touchup throughout the day.
What it is: A 100 percent mineral, non-nano setting powder to set makeup, mattify shine, and help you easily reapply your SPF throughout the day.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily
Skincare Concerns: Pores and Oiliness
- 100% Mineral Zinc Oxide: Delivers broad-spectrum UV protection.
- Ceramides and Olive Glycerides: Help seal in moisture.
- Coated Silica: Diffuses light and helps to diminish the visible appearance of pores.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is gluten-free, cruelty-free.
Size: 1 oz / 30 mL·ITEM: 2579100
Color: Translucent Tone 2 - For medium to medium-deep skin tones
Ilia beyond triple serum mineral sunscreen review...Ilia spf 40 mineral sunscreen with vitamin c+niacinamide. This different from other sunscreens you just shake really well I squeezed it on my hand to apply it on my face.it absorbs directly on the skin.it feels light.it will keep your face moisturized.I like how after I applied my face doesn't feel greasy or oily. ...This product worked well as a facial sunscreen. I burn easily, but hate putting non-facial sunscreens on my face.
What it is: A stabilized 10% Vitamin C serum with mineral SPF 40 for visibly brighter skin—available in three translucent tones to neutralize white cast without adding coverage.
Size: 1.7 oz·ITEM: 759811
Color: Tan - for medium complexions with yellow undertones
Good tint, good texture, and MINERAL sunscreen...I really like a mineral sunscreen and now again, I'm hearing about certain combinations of chemical sunscreens, previously considered safe, can form a carcinogenic substance when combined. ...Evens out your complexion and sticks with you til you remove it.
What it is:
An oil-free, multitasking tinted moisturizer that hydrates, brightens, treats, and protects skin.
Size: 2.5 oz Sunrise / 73.9 mL - champagne
Amazing sunscreen...I love how this tinted sunscreen blends into my skin very evenly. There is definitely not the usual sticky white sunscreen left on my skin like with other sunscreens. ...I love the glow that this sunscreen gives.. it didn’t break me out either which a lot of sunscreens do.
What it is: A glowy daily primer with tinted sun protection that leaves a dewy, hydrated finish & preps skin for makeup — now in four flexible shades!
Size: 1 oz/ 30 mL·ITEM: 2557098
Color: 22W - light medium with warm golden undertone
Sticks to every nook and cranny of my uneven skin texture, making it look even worse. ...It was hydrating for me & didn’t stick to any dry patches. There is a bit of a sunscreen smell but after applying I didn’t notice it.
What it is: A flexible tinted moisturizer that immediately blurs skin with glowy, light to medium coverage, all while hydrating and protecting skin from the sun.
SPF: SPF 20 and under
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Think no-makeup makeup in a bottle. This weightless, breathable, tinted formula blends like moisturizer into a blurred, hydrated, naturally radiant, and non-sticky finish that lasts.
Size: .68 oz Sunrise / 20 mL - champagne
Must-have sunscreen with NO bad smell....This is the BEST sunscreen/bronzer ever. It adds just enough color that I don't need further foundation, and has no chemically smell like other facial sunscreens. ...It also never made me breakout like most sunscreens.
What it is: A hydrating, makeup-gripping primer with SPF 40 and blue-light protection that has a pearlescent finish to leave skin luminous with a instant glow.
Skincare Concerns: Dullness, Dryness, and Fine Lines and Wrinkles
- Hyaluronic Acid and Vitamin B5: Help boost moisture in the skin, leaving it feeling soft and nurtured.
- Sea Lavender: Provides powerful antioxidant protection while also supporting long-lasting hydration.
- Cocoa Peptides: Help protect the skin from blue-light damage.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free, and gluten-free.