Sun protection is one of the essential care to maintain the health of our skin, in this dermatip we will tell you about the importance of daily use of sunscreen as well as suggest some options that are ideal if you have oily skin.

Sunlight directly influences our body in a positive way by activating blood circulation, it also strengthens the synthesis of vitamin D3 (that is, the absorption of calcium and other minerals) and strengthens our bones and the immune system. However, on our skin, it could have a negative impact since exposing ourselves to the sun for a long time and without ideal protection can result in the appearance of spots, photo-aging, burns and/or premature lesions that worsen over time. over time and even cause skin cancer, among other almost irreversible damage.

Now, based on the characteristics of your oily skin (excess facial sebum, enlarged pores and blemishes) here are some recommendations for choosing your ideal sunscreen:

  1. Choose oil-free, non-comedogenic sunscreens with moisturizing agents, as this will allow your skin to control the production of sebum and shine.
  2. Prefer those that have FPS50 to have a longer duration of coverage, we already have too much with acne to add an inflammatory factor such as the sun.
  3. Opt for ultra-light, mattifying and fragrance-free textures—color is optional!

Below we share our Top 3 sunscreens ideal for your oily skin:

Now that you know the benefits of sunscreen and which ones are ideal for your skin, make sunscreen a habit!

If you have a specific condition, don't forget to consult your dermatologist.

“Be good to your skin. You'll wear it every day for the rest of your life.”

Renee Rouleau