Sunscreen Unveiled: Your Ultimate Guide to Sun-Savvy Skin Protection

Sunscreen is the key to retaining a young appearance as you age. While it's easy to believe that sunscreen is just for adults, the truth is that it's an essential component of skincare, particularly for teenagers. Here are some significant reasons why using sunscreen is essential for the health and beauty of your skin:

Protect yourself from harmful UV rays: The sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays can cause significant skin damage, including sunburn, premature ageing, and even skin cancer. Using sunscreen functions as a shield, helping to block these dangerous rays and lowering your risk of skin problems.

Avoid sunburn: Sunburn is not only painful, but it is also harmful to your skin. Sunburn and its related discomfort can be avoided by using sunscreen. Sunburns can cause long-term damage and increase the risk of skin cancer. Skin cancer is a genuine worry, even among youngsters. Excessive sun exposure without adequate protection raises the danger. Using sunscreen on a regular basis lowers your chances of having skin cancer later in life.

Keep your skin looking radiant: Sunscreen can help you keep your skin looking young and radiant. UV rays increase ageing, resulting in wrinkles, fine lines, and age spots. Regular sunscreen application helps keep your skin appearing young and fresh, preserving your teen shine.

Avoid uneven skin tone: Excessive sun exposure without protection can cause uneven pigmentation, resulting in uneven or blotchy skin tone. Sunscreen keeps skin tone even and avoids discolouration.  If you do suffer from pigmentation, we recommend our Bright & Early Vitamin C Scar Serum, it is very nourishing and helps to even out skin tone and pigmentation.

Protect your acne-prone skin: If you have acne or acne-prone skin, you may be tempted not to use sunscreen to avoid breakouts. Many sunscreens, on the other hand, are non-comedogenic, which means they won't clog your pores. So you don't have to pick between clear skin and sun protection.

Confidence boost: Having healthy, protected skin can increase your self-esteem. You'll feel more at ease in your own skin if you know you're taking care of it. A beautiful you is one who is self-assured.

Enjoy outdoor activities without concern: Sunscreen allows you to enjoy outdoor activities without worrying about skin harm. Applying sunscreen ensures you're protected whether you're at the beach, doing sports, or simply hanging out with friends.

Incorporating sunscreen into your daily skincare routine is a simple yet effective way to protect and keep the youthful appearance of your skin. Starting this habit as a teenager will pay off in the long run, ensuring that you retain your natural glow and confidence for years to come. So, make sunscreen your new best friend, and have fun in the sun responsibly!

Our Super Nice Manuka Honey & Vitamin E Face Moisturiser is an excellent choice for skin hydration. Packed with nourishing ingredients like Manuka honey and Vitamin E, it deeply moisturises and replenishes the skin.  We also recommend our Get Your Glow On Mango Shimmer Body Butter which is great for nourishing the whole body and provides a lovely natural shimmer without the need for a tan!

While we have prioritised skin hydration, we’ve also been on a mission to create a sunscreen that aligns with our commitment to sustainability. As of now we haven’t introduced sunscreen to our range because we’re actively working on a Palm Free formula. In the meantime, we’d love to recommend to you some of our favourite sunscreens to ensure you stay protected while enjoying the sun!

Sunscreen Recommendations: 

  • Ultra Violette Supreme Screen Hydrating Facial Skinscreen SPF 50+ 
  • La Roche Posay Anthelios Invisible Fluid SPF 50+ 50ml
  • Mecca Cosmetica To Save Face SPF50+ Superscreen