Seven Winter Sunscreens to Try Right Now

Don’t get burned this winter—here are 7 editor-approved SPF formulas that won’t let you down.

Lara Stone

The Inspiration: Lara Stone in “Super Normal Super Models” photographed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, styled by Edward Enninful; W Magazine September 2014.


“This all-in-one formula is one of the two products in my five-minute routine. It imparts a dewy glow that’s so good, I really don’t need anything else.” – Mia Adorante, Assistant Beauty Editor

Algenist Repairing Tint & Radiance Moisturizer SPF 30, $42,


“This is the sunscreen for people who hate sunscreen. It smells great, offers UVA and UVB protection, and, like many of Renée’s products, was made for oily, acne-prone skin. No clogs, no damage, no problem.” – Sue Williamson, Digital Editor

Renée Rouleau Daily Protection SPF 30, $38,


“This oil-free mineral primer also has SPF 15. It keeps my makeup on and protects my skin from UV rays!” – Sarah Leon, Digital Director

Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer, $18,


“The texture of this sunscreen (with a high SPF) is perfect for my combination skin—the serum base is moisturizing, but doesn’t clog my pores and leaves a nice healthy sheen finish.” – Vanessa Lawrence, Features Writer

La Roche-Posay Anthelios AOX Daily Antioxidant Serum with Sunscreen, $43,


“This has the coverage of a light foundation but on cold, windy days, I appreciate how moisturizing and soft it feels on my skin.” – Jane Larkworthy, Beauty Director

Dr. Jart+ BB Radiance Beauty Balm, $42,


“This winter I will repair and strengthen my skin with this formula containing retinol and antioxidants, while protecting it from UBV and UVA rays.” – Kristin Auble, Research Editor

Neostrata Skin Active Matrix Support SPF 30, $72,


“This sunscreen protects and moisturizes without being too greasy or shiny—I have yet to find a better one to get me through the winter months!” – Gillian Sagansky, Assistant Writer / Associate to the Editor in Chief

Chantecaille Ultra Sun Protection Sunscreen, $90,