Sunscreen: We need it, but not everything that’s in it. Sunscreen formulas come in two forms: chemical filters and mineral blockers. While most brands are opting for the latter by creating sunscreens with zinc oxide or titanium dioxide minerals, there are still those packing in harmful chemicals, such as oxybenzone and octinoxate, to name a few. If you don’t know the rundown on these chemicals, they’re known to cause things we neither want nor need, including eczema-like allergic reactions, hormone disruption and premature aging.
To avoid such unwanted drama in your life, shop wisely as you browse the aisles for your next form of sun protection. Luckily, we’re giving you a bit of insight. We’ve gathered the 9 best facial moisturizers with SPF that will safely give your skin what it needs as it protects it from the sun.