Truth be told, not applying sunscreen daily is a grave sin to your skin. Not only does this beauty essential protect you from both UVA (aging) and UVB (burning) rays, but it also helps you prevent early signs of aging!
That said, we can't blame you for skipping it sometimes—sunscreen doesn't always come cheap, after all. But if you browse through beauty aisles carefully, you'll find that you have affordable options, too—some even under P500! Scroll down to see our finds that you can add to your daily routine!
Best Sunscreens Under P500
1. Biore UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence SPF50PA++++
If there is any sunscreen out in the market that can convert a non-sunscreen user to a loyal fan, it's Biore's UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence. This cult-favorite sunscreen is lauded for its weightless gel-like formula that melts into your skin like a dream. In addition, it is packed with hyaluronic acid and SPF 50 that actively hydrates, smoothens, and protects your complexion without the goopy feeling.
UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence SPF50PA++++, P488, BIORE, Lazada
2. Innisfree Intensive Triple Care Sunscreen SPF50+ PA++++
Innisfree's Intensive Triple Care Sunscreen goes above and beyond sun protection. It also prevents skin damage and aging! Infused with skin-loving ingredients such as Jeju green tea and sunflower oil, this three-in-one sunscreen features a lightweight, water-resistant, and non-comedogenic formula that is ideal for everyday use.
Intensive Triple Care Sunscreen, P665, INNISFREE, Lazada
3. Belo SunExpert Tinted Sunscreen SPF50++++
Sun protection comes in many forms, but if you are looking for a multi-tasking sunscreen that can give you more than what you are paying for, then this tinted one is for you. It is formulated with Tone Adapt Technology and Cell Protect that effectively evens out skin tone and conceals skin imperfection while it improves your skin defense against early signs of aging. It's the perfect alternative to foundation!
SunExpert Tinted Sunscreen SPF50++++, P170, BELO, Shopee
4. Face Republic Super Screen Sun Gel SPF 50+
This cooling sunscreen does the job in a light and grease-free way. It's Face Republic's best-selling product, because aside from providing sun protection, it nourishes and hydrates the skin, too!
Super Screen Sun Gel SPF 50+, P499, FACE REPUBLIC, Beautymnl
5. BLK Cosmetics Universal Illuminating Skin Tint Sun Shield SPF 30
This tint is perfect for anyone who's looking for sun protection in a non-traditional sunscreen form. It blends onto your skin seamlessly and provides a light to medium coverage that evens out skin without any residue. This perfecting skin tint also leaves you with a healthy-looking glow!
Universal Skin Tint Sun Shield SPF 30, P499, BLK, Lazada
6. Sunglow by Fresh Creme Tinted Sunscreen SPF50 PA++++
Taking the tinted sunscreen game to a new level, Sunglow's tinted take on the product offers medium coverage that flatters all skin types. It contains SPF 50 that effectively protects you from both UVA and UVB rays. What's more, it comes with an airless pump for a mess-free application!
Creme Tinted Sunscreen, P429, SUNGLOW BY FRESH, Lazada
7. QuickFX Sunscreen SPF50 PA+++
Wearing sunscreen doesn’t have to feel like a chore, especially if it comes in a cute, and travel-friendly packaging like QuickFX's. For its price, this sunscreen doesn’t disappoint! It's surprisingly lightweight and fast-absorbing without compromising the level of SPF that comes in one bottle. It is also non-sticky and leaves a matte finish, best for oily skin!
Sunscreen SPF50 PA+++, P249, QUICKFX, Watsons