Redheads, the best sunscreen is a hat, shirt and sunscreen. Since sunscreen is made from chemicals, it is important to find the one that is “safe” and will absorb without irritating sensitive skin.
How to be a Redhead has tried the majority of “safe sunscreens” and below are the TOP FOUR for a Redhead’s life!
1. Alba Botanica, Mineral Sunscreen Fragrance Free: This product is a Redhead’s dream. It is made of mostly organic ingredients and the texture of the lotions is smooth and light weight. The Mineral Sunscreen Fragrance Free is marketed for kids, but it is sure to be a hit with adults too. It applies beautifully and protects skin without harsh chemicals or the stink of other sunscreen odors. The best part is that it can be applied on the face without the cause of breakouts!
2. Beyond Coastal, Natural Clear Sunscreen: This sunscreen applies flawlessly and protects skin all day long-especially if going to the beach. The texture is a bit heavy for everyday use, but it’s still a fantastic choice.
3. Kabana Skin Care, Green Screen: Marketed as “Green Screen” because of its natural origins; and most of the ingredients are edible! The feel and smell is perfect for everyday use.
4. ThinkSport: If you’re an athlete, this is the best sunscreen! It never comes off and it applies easily. $14-16.00