There’s no arguing that despite having generous amounts of melanin, we as Black women still need to protect our skin from harsh sunrays. This means wearing sunscreen every single day, rain or shine. The effects of the sun are still just as damaging even on cloudy days.

As women with a deeper skin tone it’s traditionally been a challenge to find sunscreens that don’t leave that annoying white residue behind. Thankfully, brands have begun creating products that won’t leave your mug looking ashy post-application.

Below are five SPFs with amazing formulations for us deeper-toned beauties.