Yes, You Still Need To Wear Sunscreen In Quarantine — Here Are 13 Of Our Current Faves

It’s fair to say that this spring isn’t going quite how we envisioned it. Suddenly, our roommates (or our pets) are our co-workers. Our Zoom apps are our social lives. Our sweatpants, our workwear. But one thing that remains constant is the sun’s strong rays — and our need for sunscreen to guard against them.
Harmful UV radiation is still present when you go out for that socially-distanced bit of fresh air, and skin-aging UVA rays have no trouble penetrating your home’s windows. Plus, now that we’re glued to our screens (even more), the research around the skin-aging effects of blue light feels pretty real.
Health Canada recommends applying a broad-spectrum sunscreen (that means it protects against both types of cancer-causing rays: UVB (the ones that leave you sunburned) and UVA (the deeper-penetrating ones that age our skin) with at least SPF 30 every day. Beyond that, you have tons of options: Gel, cream, or solid, even? Mineral or chemical filters? A sweet scent or glow-boosting shimmer? Here, we’ve rounded up the best sunscreens for every need, so you can salvage at least one part of your pre-quarantine beauty routine.
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