By Erin Lukas
Jun 24, 2019 @ 3:45 pm
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Finding the perfect sunscreen that isn't greasy or chalky is about as difficult as shopping for a new swimsuit. Now, Solid & Striped has you completely covered for the beach, pool, or wherever you plan on wearing a bikini this summer. 

The popular swimwear brand is branching out into beauty products with a line of sunscreens. "Suncare seemed like the natural next step for Solid & Striped and the perfect extension of our swimwear collections," said Isaac Ross, the brand's founder, in a press release. "We're excited to launch suncare that can be used at the beach or year-round as part of your daily routine. We worked hard to create a product with a modern formula free of ingredients that are harmful to marine life and the environment."

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These new products include All-Over Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30, available in an eight-ounce full-size and three-ounce travel-size bottle, and Face Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30, a sheer, lightweight SPF that goes on like a serum. According to the brand, a Sun Balm SPF 45 will launch later this summer. 

Both of the current launches are dermatologist-tested, vegan, cruelty-free, and free of parabens, sulfates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, and controversial SPF ingredient, oxybenzone

When Solid & Striped was formulating its first-ever sunscreens, they turned to product developer Alexis Page, who's worked with Glossier, MAC, and Pat McGrath Labs. The minimalist, but colorful bottles were designed by creative director Ezra Petronio. 

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Given that Solid & Striped's suits are the only thing more popular in summer Instagram posts than flamingo pool floaties, expect to see a ton of this citrus SPF bottles on your feed this summer. 

Solid & Striped's All-Over Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30 ($18-$28) and Face Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30 ($28) are available at solidandstriped.com

 

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