3 amazing sun creams that aren't like emulsion

First published in Leisure latest news by , Fashion and Games blogger

Summer is officially here and if you are staying in the UK or heading off abroad you need sunscreen, but which to get?

Vibe’s Indra Wignall has a look at some of the more forward-thinking options.

Gone are the days of the gloopy, thick sunscreen that coated you like emulsion, now we have an array of weapons against sun damage. Cream or oil, high SPF or low, spray or squeezey tube there's something for everyone out there, so no excuses.

For children, head to Boots for their Soltan Kids Once 8 Hour Play Spray in SPF 30 or 50 and in two different sizes, 200ml (£8.50) and a handy 75ml (£6.50). Quick to spray and water-resistant for an hour, this is perfect for children.

Nuxe offers a touch of French skincare with their Milky Spray for Face and Body SPF20 150ml (£17). The whole range also offers carob seed powder to speed up and prolong your tan and is lightly scented with their trademark fragrance.

For a drier product, you may like Garnier Ambre Solaire Dry Mist SPF 20/30/50 200ml (£16, but currently half price at Boots and Superdrug). This can be sprayed from any angle for a clear light mist that absorbs quickly into the skin.

Bromley Green Gym: The workout with a difference

News Shopper:

3:22pm Wednesday 27th May 2015

From gentle weeding and pruning to building what is arguably the largest insect hotel in the borough, a group of devoted Bromley volunteers do working out differently.

How to get a hot body like The Dreamboys (and why you are unlikely to sleep with one)

News Shopper:

3:35pm Thursday 14th May 2015

Guys, it’s bad news if you’re after this kind of body: you’re going to have to work very, very hard and there’s no shortcut.

Bromley woman sets up donation-only yoga classes

News Shopper:

9:19am Friday 1st May 2015

A Bromley woman is setting up yoga classes for the community – but is only asking for donations.

PICTURES: Fitness classes for men aged 50-plus on the rise in Bromley

News Shopper:

2:13pm Tuesday 28th April 2015

Once dismissed as exercise for cardio queens, fitness classes for older men are on the rise across Bromley with groups aged 50-plus signing up to get active and make friends.

26.2 things you didn't know about the London Marathon

News Shopper: Double Olympic medallist Mo Farrah finished eighth in the London Marathon yesterday

5:03pm Thursday 23rd April 2015

The London Marathon returns on Sunday (April 26) with thousands of people taking part to test their endurance over a gruelling 26.2miles and lots raising money for charity.

 


 

 

 

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree