A good amount of sunscreens on the market aren't the most elegant to use. Some create a white cast, some pill under makeup, some are too oily and some are too dry. Although it's important to use
sunscreen daily, it would be a lot easier to incorporate them into our routines if it doubles as a moisturizer. Streamline your morning routine with 25 sunscreen moisturizers that will feel and look amazing on your skin. We guarantee you'll find one you'll want to use every day.
Additional reporting by Anvita Reddy
Sephora Has All the Skin Care We're Searching For in 2021 M-61 Hydraboost Moisturizer SPF 30 ($68) is a bestselling moisturizer that's formulated with hyaluronic acid, vitamin B5, and vitamin E. Dove DermaSeries Fragrance-Free Face Cream With SPF 15 ($9) is fast-absorbing yet still emollient enough for even the most dehydrated skin. The best part: it's hypoallergenic and gentle enough for the most reactive skin.
CeraVe Facial Moisturizing Lotion AM SPF 30 ($12) has all the good stuff you want (like ceramides and SPF) without the stuff your skin rejects completely (like fragrances and oil).
After using Kiehl's OG Ultra Cream, your cheeks will bounce with moisture. The
Kiehl's Since 1851 Ultra Facial Cream SPF 30 ($30) takes it one step further by protecting your skin from the sun.
Dry patches are no match for the hypermoisturizing formula of the
Supergoop Superscreen Daily Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 40 PA+++ ($38).
Fenty Skin Hydra Vizor Invisible Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Sunscreen ($35) won't give you a whitecast and is super moisturizing.
If you have oily skin, you'll love the
Shiseido Urban Environment Oil-Free UV Protector Broad Spectrum Face Sunscreen SPF 42 ($35). It's lightweight and gives you a matte finish.
Lancôme UV Expert Aquagel Defense Primer & Moisturizer SPF 50 ($39) is provides the perfect base for daytime makeup. It's lightweight and does not pill.
Get broad-spectrum protection without the whitecast with the hydrating
Josie Maran Argan Daily Moisturizer Tinted SPF 47 Protect + Perfect ($36).
Saie Sunvisor Moisturizing Sunscreen SPF 35 ($34) is a mineral-based SPF that has a dewy, radiant finish.
Biossance Squalane + Zinc Sheer Mineral Sunscreen SPF 30 PA +++ ($30) is a great option for those with sensitive skin. It's super sheer and lightweight while still leaving your skin feeling moisturized. First Aid Beauty 5 in 1 Face Cream SPF 30 ($40) is a multiaction moisturizer with both a physical and chemical sunscreen. It helps with wrinkles, uneven skin tone, and combating free radicals.
Coola Full Spectrum 360° Mineral Sun Silk Moisturizer Organic Sunscreen SPF 30 ($42) is a rich priming face cream with mineral sun protection that leaves skin feeling soft and looking bright. Neutrogena Hydro Boost City Shield Water Gel With Broad Spectrum SPF 25 ($24) wears comfortably while giving your skin a surge of moisture. (You have the hyaluronic acid to thank for that).
For those who have oily skin (or just can't stand the feeling of smearing on a slick SPF), the
Differin Oil Absorbing Moisturizer With Sunscreen SPF 30 ($11) is for you. The lightweight cream leaves no residue - just soft, moisturized skin.
For a daily dose of antioxidants, try the
Murad Essential-C Day Moisture Broad Spectrum SPF 30 PA+++ ($65). It protects against environmental aggressors.
Beauty by POPSUGAR Just Enough Tinted Moisturizer ($25) blurs imperfections with its lightweight, sheer tinted formula. It has SPF 15 in it to protect from UV rays while also hydrating skin.
Vichy LiftActiv Sunscreen With Peptide-C SPF 30 ($39) is a powerful antiaging moisturizer that contains phyto peptides, vitamin C, and the brand's signature mineralizing water.
Philosophy Renewed Hope in a Jar SPF 30 ($39) helps to retexturize and smooth skin with its deeply hydrating formula.
Image Skincare Prevention+ Daily Hydrating Moisturizer SPF 30+ ($44) helps hydrate skin while delivering broad-spectrum protection. It absorbs quickly without leaving behind any greasy residue.
L'Oréal Paris Revitalift Triple Power Anti-Aging Lotion SPF 30 ($20) is an antiaging moisturizer that targets wrinkles, fine lines, and uneven skin tone with its formula of pro-retinol, hyaluronic acid, and vitamin C.
Aveeno Active Naturals Moisturizer ($14, originally $17) has sunscreen, and the brand touts that it is clinically shown to help improve skin's texture and tone.
If you have sensitive skin, try the
Purlisse Blue Lotus Essential Daily Moisturizing Face Lotion With SPF 30 ($48). It helps soothe, balance, and hydrate the skin with natural plant-derived ingredients.
From a cult French pharmacy brand that's made its way to the US, the
La Roche-Posay Anthelios SX Daily Face Sunscreen Moisturizer With SPF 15 ($25) is a must try.
Hawaiian Tropic Silk Hydration Weightless Lotion For Face SPF 30 ($9) smells like coconuts and is a joy to apply.