Why you should add a sunscreen mist to your arsenal

Sunscreen mist, beach bag, sun protection, summer, sun exposure, skin cancer
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Many of us slather on sunscreen daily, despite the weather, and reapply religiously, for good reason. From premature ageing to skin cancer, there are many risks of sun exposure.

Australia is the skin cancer capital of the world. More than 11,500 Australian men and women are diagnosed with a melanoma each year – www.cancer.org.au

But, we know that for some, applying sunscreen is a once-a-day affair, pre-makeup. And, for others, they simply hate the greasy consistency of traditional lotion.

That’s why we were intrigued when we came across the next generation of weightless sunscreen mists. They’re quite possibly the ultimate multi-taskers, allowing you to reapply sunscreen throughout the day without interfering with makeup. They also happen to settle onto your skin easily, so you don’t have to spend a ridiculous amount of time rubbing it in – win!

So, if you’re looking for a convenient option for reapplying then keep scrolling to see and shop a few of our favourites.

Mecca Cosmetica Sunbrella Invisible Superspray SPF 50+

Sunbrella Invisible Superspray, Mecca, sunscreen mist

Whether you’re running errands, going to work or hitting the beach, this transparent, fast-absorbing mist is perfect for on-the-go protection. The weightless, four-hour water-resistant formula offers maximum broad-spectrum protection against age-accelerating UVA and UVB rays. It’s a little pricey, but well worth the splurge.

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Ella Baché Great SPF 50 Sunglow Shimmer

Ella Baché Great SPF 50 Sunglow Shimmer, sunscreen mist, beach, sun protection

This non-sticky, anti-oxidant-rich tinted spray is a great option if you don’t want to go barefaced at the beach or pool. It’s easy to apply, water resistant for two hours and provides a light, luminous coverage for a natural glow.

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Lancome Soleil Bronzer Smoothing Protective Milk Mist SPF 30

Lancome Soleil Bronzer Smoothing Protective Milk Mist SPF 30, sunscreen mist, beach, sun protection

This high protection tinted milk mist not only guards your skin against the sun with SPF 30+ but also nourishes dry or dehydrated skin.

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Coola Makeup Setting Spray

Coola Makeup Setting Spray, sunscreen mist, beach, sun protection, summer

Coola’s Makeup Setting Spray goes beyond locking in your foundation by shielding skin from the sun with SPF. The best part? You can easily throw this in your bag and reapply throughout the day.

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