Smart Girls Who Surf organic SPF 32 face stick ($12.99, smartgirlswhosurf.com). Made with only organic and natural ingredients, including organic avocado and aloe oils, green tea extract, and vitamin E, this California-based company’s handy face stick is perfect for sliding on sun protection when you’re on the go. Pop it in your purse so there’s no excuse to get burned.
Shisedo ultimate sun protection lotion ($39, sephora.com). This lotion nourishes dry skin and guards against UVA and UVB rays with SPF 60. It’s also water-resistant and unlike your towel, sand-proof.
Alba Botanica very emollient sunblock mineral kids SPF 30 ($9.95, albabotanica.com). The broad-spectrum sunblock contains extracts of skin-soothing aloe vera and chamomile along with antioxidants like vitamin E. It’s also fragrance-free and hypoallergenic.
Rachel Grumman is a freelance health and beauty writer based in New York City.