Even though it’s only April--and currently 60 degrees and rainy here in NYC--it’s never too early to start thinking about beach beauty. One must be optimistic after such a craptastic winter.
So whether you’re heading somewhere tropical for spring break or just going to sit outside for brunch, you can start your sunny, warm weather preparation by picking up a tinted moisturizer with an SPF component. They pack a lot of punch for one product: moisture after a cold winter, a bit of
Philosophy Hope In A Tinted Moisturizer: A new product for the brand, it comes in eight shades, has an SPF of 20, and contains antioxidants. $38 on
Clinique Moisture Sheer Tint: A classic, it comes in three shades and has an SPF of 15. It's loaded with antioxidants and is sheer enough to work under makeup. $27 at
Josie Maran Tinted Moisturizer: It has a whopping SPF 30 and is made with organic and natural ingredients, including the famous argan oil. $38 at
Neutrogena Healthy Skin Enhancer Tinted Moisturizer: A drugstore and derm favorite, Neutrogena’s suncare products are famous for a reason. This one comes in six shades, contains retinol to smooth fine lines, and is an SPF 15. $11 at
Bobbi Brown Extra Repair Foundation: Brand new from Bobbi, this one is technically a foundation and gives more coverage than a tinted moisturizer, but still keeps your skin hydrated and protected with SPF 25. It comes in a whopping 20 shades. $55 at Bobbi Brown.