Natio Daily Defence Face Moisturiser SPF 50+
Price: $AUD 19.95
This SPF 50 moisturiser has an aloe and vitamin E-enriched nourishing, hydrating formula that feels light on the skin. It’s gotten several nods from magazines such as Beauty Heaven’s Best in Beauty award and New Idea’s own Look Younger Beauty award.
Cancer Council Daywear Face Moisturiser SPF 50+
Price: $AUD 14.95
Cancer Council has an amazing range of men’s, women’s and kids’ sunscreens, but we love this lightweight matte moisturiser the most. Plus, it comes in tinted and water-resistant formulas as well!
Cetaphil UVA/UVB Defence SPF 50+ Daily Facial Moisturiser
Price: $AUD 13.94
Cetaphil is the go-to brand for sensitive skin, and their UVA/UVB Defence moisturiser is no exception. If you have eczema or other skin conditions, this is a great choice.
Olay Total Effects 7 In 1 Day Cream SPF 15
Price: $AUD 32.99
Where else can you find a moisturiser that reduces fine lines, brightens your complexion, and nourishes your skin all in one? The only downside is that it’s a little low in SPF, but you can always layer another sunscreen over it for extra protection if you need it.
Ultraceuticals Ultra UV Protective Daily Moisturiser SPF 50+
Price: $AUD 79
Ultraceuticals is pricier than the other options on this list for a reason. This dermatologically-tested sunscreen/moisturiser has an incredible blend of sodium hyaluronate and niacinamide that prevents premature skin ageing, the appearance of fine lines, and sun spots.
Invisible Zinc Sheer Defence Tinted Moisturiser SPF 50
Invisible Zinc’s facial moisturiser only has one active ingredient: zinc oxide. It has a lightweight, non-greasy, waterproof, and sweatproof formula. The tinted version comes in two shades – light and medium. If you have a darker complexion, you can mix in a little of your foundation to get your colour right.
Alpha-H Daily Essential Moisturiser SPF 50+
Price: $AUD 49.95
Alpha-H is great to layer under makeup since it’s moisturising and doesn’t leave a sticky white residue. Plus, it’s vegan-friendly, cruelty-free, and made right here in Australia!
La Roche-Posay Uvidea XL SPF 50 Melt-In Cream
Price: $AUD 31.95
The Uvidea XL Melt-In Cream is fragrance-free, paraben-free, and hypoallergenic. It also has a tinted BB cream version (pictured) with three shades (light, medium, fair).
Dermalogica Dynamic Skin Recovery SPF 50
Price: $AUD 106
The most expensive on this list, Dermalogica’s Dynamic Skin Recovery is the ultimate moisturiser with SPF. It also combats skin ageing thanks to its antioxidant ingredients.
Nivea Q10 Power Day Cream SPF 30
Price: $AUD 16.9
Beauty on a budget? No problem. Nivea offers an affordable alternative: this age-busting, skin-firming, wrinkle-preventing antioxidant cream with decent UVA/UVB protection.
Mecca Cosmetica To Save Face SPF 30+
Price: $AUD 38
Make Mecca Cosmetica’s To Save Face your go-to make up base. The formula contains hyaluronic acid, a powerful hydrating ingredient, and vitamin E to protect your face from free radicals.
You only have one face, so make sure you take care of it! Moisturising daily and using sunscreen are the best ways to keep a youthful, flawless glow.