Tinted SPF’s are little miracle works who come in many forms. A good tinted sunscreen is lightweight and range between SPF 15 and SPF 50 and anywhere in between. It comes in dewy, matte and satin and sheer, medium and full coverage.
Here some of our picks for the best tinted SPF’s on the market.
First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Tinted Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 30
First Aid Beauty’s tinted moisturizer has been a fan favorite for some time now. It comes in 10 shades that decently crosses the spectrum and is SPF 30. This product feels lightweight and carries a decent amount of pigment for a medium coverage.
La Roche-Posay Anthelios 50 Daily Primer
The French pharmacy, La Roche-Posay has an impressive range of sunscreens that help with many different skin conditions from anti-aging to eliminating redness. This tinted version of their SPF features a blurring effect making it the perfect primer, reducing the appearing of fine lines and smoother out pores.
Kiehl’s Actively Correcting & Beautifying BB Cream Broad Spectrum SPF 50
Very few tinted SPF’s do as much as this little BB cream does. It protects, conceals and corrects the skin, formulated with vitamin C. This light coverage tinted cream is weightless and can be easily worn under foundation if you prefer a medium to high coverage.
Clarins BB Skin Perfecting Cream SPF 25
This is one of the heavier tinted moisturizers on the market, it’s full coverage enough that it’s the perfect foundation replacement. It contains skin boosting ingredients including Kiwi which evens skin tone, revitalises and protects.
Laura Mercier Illuminated Tinted Moisturizer
This tinted moisturizer comes in 13 different shades and in a light, hydrating formula. This is the perfect product if you suffer with an uneven skin tone that you want to balance out, combating redness, without adding too much coverage. This product contains vitamins C and E, to boost your skins natural radiance and pearlescent pigments that will give your skin a dewy finish.
Peter Thomas Roth Max Mineral Naked Broad Spectrum SPF 45
This newer product from Peter Thomas Roth, is a completely mineral based tinted sunscreen with a nourishing blend of vitamins A,C and E, and hydrating safflower extract. The vanishing universal tint will adapt to most skin tones and the light-scattering optics will leave a matte finish with a natural glow from within.
This vanishing universal tint with light-scattering optics from diamond powder leaves a matte finish with a flawless glow and layers beautifully over moisturizers and under makeup.
Nars Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer, SPF 30
This light, oil-free formula will help even out skin tone without being too heavy and cakey. There is a nice collection of 12 shades available in Nars range, especially in olive and warm undertones. The saffron extract in the formula will help grant a bright, natural-looking glow.
Glossier Perfecting Skin Tint
Glossier’s philosophy, as a brand, is skin first make up second. This very light and sheer coverage skin tint has an ultra-thin formula that allows the skin to breathe whilst still evening out discoloration. There is a limited shade range (just 5) but because it’s so lightweight it blends into most skin tones. The ingredients are purposefully formulated to give you a bright and blurred complexion.