There are a lot of decent SPFs on the marketplace now. Here is what to look for, and our favourites.
Prevents inflammation and reduces signs of skin ageing. Formulated for sensitive skin, to be used every day as the final phase in maintaining skin health. Cosmetically elegant without leaving a white residue commonly seen with other zinc oxide products. Very water resistant so ideal for sporting activities. We sell it in the clinic and have some free samples if you are nearby and pop in. £31.
Altruist – developed by a dermatologist in Canterbury it offers premium, affordable sunscreen that protects the skin optimally. £9 – from Amazon.
Eucerin do a few types of SPF50, including one which is good for oily skin. About £16 from boots.
La Roche Posay – Very high UVA/UVB facial sun protection and resilient against water and sweat. They also do a kids version. Available form boots – about £18.