Viva - How To Choose The Right Sunscreen This Summer

Viva - How To Choose The Right Sunscreen This Summer

Janetta Mackay highlights what to look for when you are shopping for those must-have products that protect skin from environmental damage.

"This season we’re looking at sunscreens with specific benefits and purposes. New among these are products dubbed reef-friendly, but as well as environmental concerns other influences on choice are added skincare benefits and superior cosmetic properties.

There’s no need to settle for a gloopy mess of thick white cream, with plenty of lighter moisturising options now catering for everything from wear-under-makeup to heavy-duty outdoor activity."


Frankie Apothecary SPF50 Natural Sunscreen

Frankie Apothecary Natural Sunscreen

Containing kawakawa oil, this natural sunscreen doubles as a bug repellent, with the New Zealand native plant leaf long known for this property. It also helps repair and soothe alongside jojoba oil and shea butter.