July 23, 2019

Not a Myth: Sheer SPF

City-friendly facial blocks make daily sunscreen use more palatable, but excuses still abound. Fiorella Valdesolo tried 50 goops to find the best.

UNPROTECTED SUN exposure is the number-one cause of two things most of us would rather avoid: skin cancer and premature aging. And yet, the people who neglect daily sunscreen are swift to offer up justifications, chief among them: “I just don’t like the way it feels.” Dermatologist Dr. Whitney Bowe in New York confirmed that the heavy, tacky sensation associated with sunscreen is what turns her patients off.