For many Black women, sunscreen is a no brainer during the summer. But that doesn’t always mean that we utilize our need for SPF all the time. Many of us say we want to protect our skin, but never really do it.
Here, we’re making it easy for you by listing five amazing products that will for sure help you protect your skin in the sun.
This moisturizer from Black Opal not only evens skin tones but is also filled with brightening peptides, a natural citrus extract, exotic oils from Africa along with Shea and Cocoa butter for supple, protected skin. (Blackopalbeauty.com, $11.95)
This is perfect for women who battle with over active oil glands which may seem like your skin gets no break for being oily in the summer. The moisturizer is free from oils and still hydrates the skin with soothing botanicals. (Imancosmetics.com, $15)
SheaMoisture has 5 skin tones to choose from for its CC Creams. The 6-in-1 cream is a primer, color corrector, moisturizer, sun protectant, brightener and skin conditioner. (Target.com, $15.99)
Bobbi Brown’s BB Cream combines the emollient sodium hyaluronate to quench the skin and light reflective pearls to minimize pores and give a luminous glow. You can also find the collagen-boosting peptide, Argireline®, caffeine and other skin beneficial ingredients in this formula. (Bobbibrowncosmetics.com, $44)
Supergoop Daily Correct CC Cream Medium/Dark SPF 35This CC cream is a moisturizing formula that protects your skin from sun damage and helps correct your skin tone at the same time. (Doobop.com, $32)