Information & Advice
A. I'm aware of the risk of burning, but I love to sunbathe so my skin is exposed to the sun at every opportunity and doesn't seem to react at all.
B. I'm always out and about so my skin gets exposed to all kinds of weather - I think it's pretty tough
C. I have quite normal skin, I do burn occasionally but generally don't have any problems
D. Pale and interesting, but it can be sensitive at times and I burn easily in the sun
A. Somewhere tropical - the hotter the better. I don't move from the poolside when I'm on holiday
B. I like my holidays to be action packed, so I tend to go skiing or snowboarding
C. Somewhere that caters for the whole family, like camping, or holidays where we can explore
D. I don't really get on with the sun and tend to prefer staying in the shade
A. I apply a small amount of sun cream before I go out to sunbathe
B. I know I should apply sun protection but I find it?s a bit of a chore, so I don?t really tend to bother
C. I apply sun cream every now and then but don't really have a regime
D. I have an arsenal of products but I'm not sure which is best for my sensitive skin
A. I only use sun protection with a very low SPF factor because I don't want it to get in the way of my tan
B. I don't tend to bother with sun protection, I'm always on the go and I either don't think about it or find it inconvenient
C. I can be a bit forgetful when it comes to suncare and sometimes find myself out in the rays without any protection
D. I burn easily so sun protection is always at the forefront of my mind
There's nothing you like better than a day in the rays to top up your tan, but that can mean you're slack when it comes to suncare. To help protect against skin ageing and other effects of the sun, you should choose a sun protection product with an SPF of 15 or more and reapply regularly. That doesn't mean you have to compromise on the tan though - there are some great products that can protect while helping your skin get some colour.
Your perfect suncare products
Nivea Sun Protect & Bronze SPF30 OR Soltan's new Protect & Tan SPF30
Piz Buin After Sun Tan Intensifier Lotion
Whether it's taking on the slopes or embarking on a bike ride in the sunshine, you're always outside and on the go, which means you need your sun protection products to be fuss-free and heavy duty. Pocket-sized products in long-lasting formulas are your best friends.
You try to be careful when it comes to the sun but sometimes you find yourself out and about with no sun protection to hand. If you're forgetful when it comes to suncare, you need a product that's going to last all day so one application will see you safely through, whatever the weather. And don't forget the kids, too! Choose a handy travel-sized products for easy re-applications on the go.
The sun isn't exactly your best friend and can seriously upset your skin. You try to stay in the shade where possible, but for those times where you just can't avoid being out in the heat you need soothing sun protection products designed with sensitive skin in mind.
Your perfect suncare products
Simple Sun Sensitive Tender Places Sun Care Cream SPF50
Soltan Soothing Aftersun Gel with Aloe Vera
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