You should always touch up your sunscreen every two hours, especially if you’re outdoors, but let’s be honest. No one wants to ruin their makeup by rubbing on sunscreen. Here are some sunscreens that won’t leave a sticky mess when you reapply over your makeup.
#1 DrGLSun Protection Mist SPF29 PA+, $88
This sunscreen dispenses as a fine mist, enveloping skin with moisture and protecting it against ultraviolet rays.
#2 Supergoop Invincible Setting Powder SPF 45, $45
Sun protection and keeps skin looking matte? The Supergoop! Invincible Setting Powder comes with a handy brush so you can just slip it into your purse for a quick touch-up.
#3 Aprilskin Magic Snow Sun Stick, $25 (18 g)
You might think stick sunscreens would ruin your makeup, but that’s not true with the Aprilskin Magic Snow Sun Stick. It glides on skin without smearing makeup, and leaves a non-sticky finish. It’s also the perfect size to bring around.
#4 LANEIGE Marshmallow Sun Cushion SPF 50+ PA+++, $36
Love cushions? The LANEIGE Marshmallow Sun Cushion lets you apply sunscreen over makeup just by tapping it on. The high SPF means it’s a great companion for outdoor sports or beach holidays.
#5 ORBIS Sunscreen Cool Shower $26
The ORBIS Sunscreen Cool Shower dispenses in a fine mist which hydrates and protects at the same time. Ideal for hot days, this spray-on sunscreen will cool skin down and reduce redness as well.
#6 Anessa Perfect UV Spray SPF 50+ PA++++, $30.80
The Anessa Prefect UV Spray is water- and sweat-resistant, and has one of the highest SPF ratings around. The reformulation leaves a non-sticky finish, which means sand doesn’t stick on your skin. Perfect for a day out at the beach.
#7 Sunplay Skin Aqua Sarafit UV Floral Mist SPF50+ PA++++, $9.90
The lightweight finish of the Sunplay Skin Aqua Sarafit UV Floral Mist doesn’t leave skin feeling sticky.
#8 Bioré UV Perfect Spray SPF50+ PA++++, $9.90
Oldie but goldie, the Sunplay Skin Aqua Sarafit UV Floral Mist is one of our go-to spray-on sunscreen for its high SPF rating and affordable price tag.