There’s no excuse for not wearing sunscreen, but skipping the step becomes a bit more understandable if it causes you to break out. For those with acne-prone skin, the skincare staple has the potential to clog pores, leading to annoying and frustrating zits. No one wants to trade one skin issue for another.
The solution definitely isn't taking it out of your routine, though. SPF is a non-negotiable no matter what, but it doesn't have to mean more pimples, either. What can help for those with acne-prone skin, in addition to chatting with your dermatologist for a recommendation, is switching to an oil-free or non-comedogenic sunscreen. These formulas are specifically made without ingredients that can plug up pores.
Here, we've rounded up seven that we trust to keep our skin shielded and clear all year round.
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