Best Sheer Sunscreens for Spring and Summer Protection

Spring and Summer’s warmer sun rays are coming back. Are you wearing the right sunscreen on your visage? All the following products offer strong protection in a sheer moisturizing formula that unifies the complexion without feeling heavy or clogging the pores:

Algenist SUBLIME Ultra Lightweight UV Defense® Fluid offers oil-free SPF 50 everyday broad-spectrum protection against UV/UVB damage. Alguronic acid® combines with anti-oxidant, rich botanicals, and sunscreens to protect against the aging effects of the sun and other environmental stressors. It feels silky on the skin and disappears instantly into the epidermis while enhancing it. Apply on top of your serum under makeup for a matte finish. Experience its excellence at

Algenist ALIVE Prebiotic Balancing Moisturizer SPF 15 is formulated with a prebiotic from algae. Use it if your skin is prone to acne or if you have sensitive, reactive skin. This lightweight moisturizer smoothes the complexion and leaves skin feeling hydrated. Probiotics and prebiotics are good-for-you ingredients that help balance skin’s natural surface ecosystem. See it at

Nuria’s Defend Matte Finish Daily Moisturizer Mineral Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30 is an airy, weightless, broad-spectrum lotion that melts into the skin for a flattering matte complexion. Wear it daily alone or under makeup as a primer. Powered by antioxidants and protective ingredients such as the Peach flower used in China and Korea to shield skin against sun damage and other skin benefactors like euphrasia, and lemon balm. The lotion is transparent and adds a light luminosity to compliment all skin tones. Try it at

PCA Skin Tint Broad Spectrum SPF 45 is a water-resistant sunscreen that provides complete protection in a feathery, lightly tinted formula. It disappears instantly into the skin and gives your skin an antioxidant boost that irradiates the complexion. It can be used alone or layered under makeup. Antioxidant ubiquinone fights free-radical damage for added UV protection. Walk in the sun fearlessly at

Thrive Daily Defense Sunscreen Balm is an SPF 30 plant-based sunscreen with a milky consistency that gets easily absorbed by the skin and hydrates, nourishes, and revitalizes it while providing broad-spectrum protection against UVA/UVB rays. It helps reduce irritation and redness of sensitive skins exposed to the sun and daily stressors. Enjoy glowing, healthy looking skin with full protection at


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