If soaking up the sun is on your summer agenda, be sure to come prepared with one of our favorite sunscreens.

Clarins Sunscreen Spray Oil-Free Lotion

“This sun-blocking, moisturizing serum feels more like an everyday indulgence than a beach precaution.” – Christina Caldwell, Digital Director

Supergoop Anti-Aging City Sunscreen Serum SPF 30, $42,


“As a friend of mine once said, ‘It makes your soul glow.’” – Karin Nelson, Features Editor

Clarins Sunscreen Spray Oil-Free Lotion SPF 15, $35,


“I’ve long been a fan of Coola—their moisturizing formula is perfect for my sensitive, pale skin and it smells amazing. This summer, I’ll be covering up in their new limited-edition spray, which donates a portion of sales to the Melanoma Research Alliance.” – Sue Williamson, Digital Editorial Associate

Coola Limited Edition Sport SPF 50 Sunscreen Spray, $32,


“I’m all for any beauty products that multi-task, so I love that Avon added SPF 30 to its bug-repelling Skin So Soft. It’s my new must-carry for weekend hikes.” – Jane Larkworthy, Beauty Director

Avon Skin So Soft Bug Guard Plus Expedition SPF 30 Pump Spray, $14,


“It may cost more than your swimsuit, but this luxurious Cle de Peau sunscreen is essential for keeping your face free of UV rays.” – Ryann Foulke, Assistant Fashion Editor Clé de Peau Beauté UV Protection Cream SPF 50, $120,


“It’s the only sunscreen I wear and I pack an arsenal for beach holidays—even if it means checking a bag at the airport. It’s light, effective, easy to apply and smells nice too!” – Sam Milner, Senior Market Editor and Manager

Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Body Mist Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30, $10,


“I’m on a huge natural beauty kick right now, but it’s almost impossible to find a natural sunscreen that doesn’t leave a ghost white film. While at Follain boutique in Boston last weekend, however, I came across this gorgeous, translucent formula. Game over!” – Katie Becker, Beauty Editor

Josh Rosebrook Nutrient Day Cream with SPF 30 Non-Nano Zinc Oxide, $85,


“I can apply this sunblock, reapply, and then reapply again without suffering any sensitive skin consequences.” – Sarah Leon, Web Editor

Kiehl’s Super Fluid UV Defense SPF 50+, $38,


“This stuff is broad spectrum, for face and body, fragrance free, and has antioxidants to fight free radicals. Bonus: it’s not tested on animals.” – Kristin Auble, Research Editor

Paula’s Choice Extra Care Non-Greasy SPF 50, $16,


“Quick drying and incredibly lightweight, this SPF 50 formula feels almost invisible under makeup. The antipollution ingredients don’t hurt either.” – Kat Herriman, Digital Editorial Assistant

Chanel UV Essential SPF 50 Sunscreen, $55,


“The fluid texture is airy and has a light mattifying effect (never a bad thing in the heat), and the combination of antioxidants and titanium dioxide leaves me feeling protected, even if the closest I’m getting to the sun is the glare of my computer screen.” – Vanessa Lawrence, Features Writer

Clarins UV Plus HP Broad Spectrum SPF 40 Sunscreen Multi-Protection, $41,


“Thanks to my pale Eastern European roots, my skin fries within minutes if it’s not protected, so SPF 50+ is a must for me. This one is my new favorite.”– Gillian Sagansky, Associate to the Editor in Chief

Chantecaille Ultra Sun Protection Sunscreen, $89,


“Any product that is safe enough for baby skin catches my attention. I love that this sunscreen stick is small enough to go wherever I do.” – Mia Adorante, Associate to the Fashion and Style Director

Neutrogena Pure & Free Baby Sunscreen Stick Broad Spectrum SPF 60, $9,