Did you know that May is Skin Cancer Awareness month? It is something that definitely needs our attention.
I bet you didn't know these very scary statistics: Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers. More than two million people are diagnosed with skin cancer each year. Melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, will account for more than 75,000 cases of skin cancer in 2012. This fact really jolted me: 1 person dies of melanoma every hour in the United States. The incidence of melanoma, the most dangerous form, continues to rise in most age groups in the U.S..
We simply need to take this seriously and wear sunscreen. Knowing how vital it is, I wanted to share these 8 sunscreen that are essential to your skins well being. Get them on your radar and start protecting yourself.
1. L’Oréal Paris Sublime Sun Collection
The brand’s first sun care line available in mists and lotions for complete range of protection against the sun’s damaging rays; SPF 30 and SPF 50 for face and body
2. SkinCeuticals Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50
Incorporates translucent Iron Oxide color spheres that disperse evenly and adapt to the natural skin tones of all ethnicities for discreet coverage and enhanced radiance; for face and body
3. Urban Decay Urban Defense Tinted Moisturizer SPF 20
A product that does it all: light moisture, just enough color coverage, zero parabens, antioxidants to fight free radical agents and SPF 20.
4. bliss the youth as we know it anti-aging moisture lotion spf 30
An anti-oxidant packed daytime lightweight lotion boasts 10 age-battling benefits (visibly diminishing wrinkles, filling fine lines, hydrating and firming, to name a few), but adds SPF 30 to the mix for UVA/UVB protection that keeps both aging and burning at bay.
5. Erno Laszlo Blue Firmarine SPF 30
The silky cream protects with Vitamins E, C and A, Organic Green Tea, Multi-Mineral Complex and mineral-rich Deep Sea Water to boosts the skin’s immunity (anti-viral, anti-bacterial)
6. Peter Thomas Roth Sheer Liquid SPF 50
Optimal protection to shield skin from daily sun and environmental exposure, this oil-free, water-resistant for up to 80 minutes formula is paraben-free
7. AHAVA Sun Protection Anti-Aging Facial Moisturizer SPF 50
Specially formulated with a unique blend of Dead Sea Minerals, quality sunscreens, essential vitamins and moisturizers
8. Anthony Logistics For Men Sun Spray SPF 15
SPF 15 protects, vitamins A, C and E nourish and aloe vera soothes, to provide a high level, full spectrum UVA/UVB sun protection .