8 Weightless, Sweat-Proof Sunscreens That You Can Shop For Less Than P1000

by Malcolm Angoya   |  Feb 2, 2023
Image: (LEFT TO RIGHT) Fairy Skin, Biore, Anessa Art: Pau Moyano
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With the weather getting warmer, you should be protecting your skin from the harsh effects of sun exposure. But when it comes to the hot and humid heat of the Philippines, heavy sunscreen products are every girl's worst enemy. Fortunately, we can wave this problem goodbye with sweat-proof SPF products that feel like nothing on your skin

If you're having trouble looking for products that can cater to your oily skin and busy lifestyle, check out some of the sunscreens that we *love* below:

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  • Céleteque Face and Body Sun Defense Spray

Céleteque's Sun Care Face and Body Sun Defense Spray with SPF50 is the perfect sunscreen for those who are always on the go—simply shake well before spraying! It leaves no visible white traces and looks flawless when applied. It even has vitamin E and sunflower oil to help keep your skin feeling moisturized.


Céleteque Face and Body Sun Defense Spray, P499, Available on Lazada

  • Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence

If you're a fan of Japanese skincare, then you're probably no stranger to Bioré's UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence. As its name suggests, this SPF50+ PA++++ sunscreen has a water-based formula that makes it light on the skin and ideal for hot summer days.

Biore UV Watery Essence Cream, P535, Available on Shopee and Lazada

  • Luxe Organix Aqua Daily Sunscreen

For those who want to opt for local sunscreen brands, Luxe Organix is your best bet! Their Aqua Daily Sunscreen is formulated to provide you the best protection from the sun without the hefty price tag. It has a lightweight and waterproof formula that provides broad-spectrum protection from harsh UVA and UVB rays.

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Luxe Organix Aqua Daily Sunscreen, P349, Available on Watsons

  • Fairy Skin Sunscreen

The Fairy Skin Sunscreen is an affordable, high-quality sunscreen that definitely lives up to the hype! The toning technology imbued in its lightweight formula will leave you glowing after every application. Its SPF70 will also offer you the best protection against UV rays while providing radiant-looking skin.

Fairy Skin Sunscreen, P190, Available on Shopee

  • Oxecure Daily Sunscreen

Oxecure's Daily Sunscreen has a lightweight gel-cream sunscreen with SPF 50+ PA++++ which is specially formulated for acne-prone or sensitive skin. It even contains Butterfly Bush and Dandelion extracts to protect the skin from pollutants, as well as Glowing Vitamin Complex and Kakadu Plum extract help even out skin tone.


Oxecure Daily Sunscreen, P119, Available on Watsons

  • Blk Cosmetics Skin Tint Sun Shield

If you prefer your skincare to double as makeup you can enjoy the best of both worlds with Blk Cosmetics' Skin Tint Sun Shield! It will not only protect your skin from harmful UVB rays, but it will also conceal imperfections and blur your pores. It comes in seven distinct shades, so it's sure to match every skin tone.

Blk Cosmetics Skin Tint Sun Shield, P499, Available on Shopee and Lazada

  • Face Republic Glow Screen Sun Gel

If you prefer a sunscreen that can double as a primer, try Face Republic's Glow Screen Sun Gel with SPF50. It has a non-sticky, non-greasy, gel-type formula that leaves a glass-skin finish and actively protects your skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays.

Face Republic Glow Screen Sun Gel, P499, Available on Watsons

  • Anessa Perfect UV Sunscreen Skincare Milk

While Anessa's Perfect UV Sunscreen Skincare Milk falls on the pricier side, you'll definitely get what you paid for in terms of quality! It provides Triple Defense Technology, which means it only gets more effective when mixed with sweat, water, and heat.

Anessa Perfect UV Sunscreen Milk, P749, Available on Shopee and Lazada



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