When considering the ideal sunscreen to use for your skin type, there are a number of factors to consider, let us help you find the perfect SPF and provide you with more useful summer sun safety tips.

How do I know which SPF I need?

There are a number of factors to take into consideration when choosing the correct SPF, including:

  • How long will you be out in the sun?
  • What is the UV index for that specific day?
  • What time will you be out in the sun and for how long?
  • Will I be doing any activities in the sun?
  • What is my skin type?

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Sun Lab SPF Chart
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Wearing SPF in Winter

Should you be wearing SPF in the winter? Pumpkin Spice Lattes infiltrate your feed on Instagram, you’re reaching for your favourite cardigan more often – yes, sweater weather has arrived!  Your morning routine is over before your coffee has had time to cool down, but you might have forgotten this one crucial skincare step: Applying…

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Sun Lab Ultimate Sun Tips

Generously apply sunscreen with SPF15 or higher to protect your skin against the damaging effects of the sun’s UV rays Re-apply sunscreen as often as hourly or at least every 2 hours Remember to provide your lips with protection too by using a lipbalm with an SPF 15 or higher

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