This article originally appeared on HelloGiggles.
You’ve heard it before and you’re about to hear it again: You should be wearing sunscreen every single day, even on cloudy days. But let’s face it: There’s nothing cute about that ghostly look some physical sunscreens can leave behind, and ain’t nobody got time for yet another step in that beauty regimen.
That’s why tinted sunscreens are the jam. They’re not only going to give your skin some serious protection; they also give you a bit of coverage that’s perfect for daytime. And the fact that they’re tinted means you can officially stop worrying about that white cast so many ‘screens leave behind.
More and more brands are hoping on the tinted sun protection bandwagon, and we’ve rounded up 12 of our favorite tinted sunscreen that totally top our list.
1 CoverGirl Smoothers BB Cream Tinted Moisturizer + Sunscreen SPF 21, $8.79
Affordable, tinted, and super lightweight. What more could you want for sticky summer days?
2 Neutrogena Healthy Skin Glow Sheers Illuminating Tinted Moisturizer with Sunscreen SPF 30, $13.99
You’ll love the subtle glow this stuff gives off. It’s so pretty!
3 Avene Mineral High Protection Tinted Compact SPF 50, $36
If you’re always on the go, you’ll be obsessed with this compact. It’s perfect for quick touch ups.
4 EltaMD UV Physical Broad Spectrum SPF 41 Sunscreen, $30
This brand is known for their top-notch sunscreens, so you know this stuff is going to be great.
5 Kiehl’s Since 1851 Actively Correcting & Beautifying BB Cream Broad Spectrum SPF 50, $37
Serious coverage and just enough tone-perfecting tint to make this item a skin care staple.