While you should be sporting a layer of sunblock no matter the season when the summer months start it’s time to get serious. With so many options to choose from, it’s hard to pin-point which lotion works best for your unique skin type. But, thanks to thousands of reviews on Influenster, we’re making your decision easier than ever.
Ahead, are the 10 most sought-after sunscreens on Influenster.
The scoop: This was given 4.9 out of 5 stars on Influenster, ranking it at #1 in sunscreens! It’s no wonder because the formula is super lightweight, fast absorbing, smells amazing, and provides full coverage.
What Influensters are saying: “My dermatologist recommended this product. It’s lightweight, it doesn’t leave a white cast. The smell is very pleasant and it does not irritate my skin. I will be purchasing this product again. It’s not sticky or too thick.” –Joahn D., 26
The scoop: This sunscreen is a major hit for Influensters. Reviewers appreciated its summery fragrance, super-hydrating effect, and zero trace of white residue.
What Influensters are saying: “I can’t even begin to describe how much I love this sunscreen. Besides the fact that it smells amazing, it is actually super moisturizing and feels more like a moisturizer than a greasy, oily feeling sunscreen. Your skin feels normal- none of that sticky, oily sunscreen feel, but it protects you from the sun just as well.” – Dina W., 20
The scoop: The award for easiest application process goes to this one! Anything in stick form instantly makes life ten times easier. Not to mention, Banana Boat’s Ultra Defense works for even the most delicate of skin and never leaves a trace of grease.
What Influensters are saying: “My husband is a redhead and he works offshore, so he needs all the help he can get! So, when he found this sunscreen stick, it truly has made a world of difference. It has even made his skin softer.”- Nicole, S.
The scoop: If you’re searching for a refreshing mist with major coverage, this sunscreen is your best bet.
What Influensters are saying: “I didn’t believe that this sunscreen really cooled your skin on contact until my friend had it at the beach and I tried it. It was great! I always use high SPF sunscreen and I was happy that this one had such a high number. I buy this product every summer.”- Maureen A., 47
The scoop: Perfect for wearing under makeup or just before heading to the pool! It leaves skin feeling super hydrated and soft.
What Influensters are saying: “I use this every day after I take a shower and it is perfectly hydrating for my face and doesn’t feel oily or cakey. The smell kinda reminds me of sunscreen but it has some built in SPF so that could be it. It lasts all day and leaves my skin feeling soft.”- Justine M., 25
The scoop: It’s like chapstick made from heaven. Infused with Aloe Vera, the Lip Potion is the real deal when you’re striving to save your pout from the scorching sun.
What Influensters are saying: “Ocean Potion Suncare Moisturizing Lip Potion means no more cracked or peeling lips year round. I easily burn, wind and sun however with Ocean Potion my lips stay nice and pink without cracking.”- Berta M., 51
Hawaiian Sheer Tropic Touch, $6.89
The scoop: This product is a little thicker than the others, but provides great coverage and even better smell. It feels more like a moisturizer rather than just a sunscreen.
What Influensters are saying: “This sunscreen feels like a regular lotion, it is very moisturizing and the scent is light and beachy! I use it as a moisturizer before applying makeup and it works amazingly while protecting my face from the sun.” –Leah M., 25
The scoop: It’s perfect for athletic people who don’t have much time to spare during the day. Its ultra sweat resistant and helps restore skin balance.
What Influensters are saying: “Works really well! It stays on throughout the day even in the pool or during exercise. I actually just used the spray version of this earlier today.”-Laura H, 26
Coola TotalBody, $32
The scoop: Nothing but healthy head-to-toe sun protection with this one. The Aloe Vera and Yarrow ingredients act like natural sun blocking boosters.
What Influensters are saying: “It goes on silky smooth doesn’t cake or settle into fine lines. I use it on the back of my hands and the color is very subtle. I also use it under my tinted moisturizer for added sun protection.”- Fatima C.
The scoop: It’s awesome for everyday use because of its lightweight formula and broad spectrum coverage.
What Influensters are saying: “Love, love, love! Great protection without the oily feeling on your skin. A little amount goes a long way and the scent of it is fresh.”-Mariesa F.,26
Have you used any of these sunscreens? Which one is your favorite? Tell us in the comments below! Head to the Influenster website for more!