Oh yes, this summer has been super hot in Tokyo. All sorts of sunscreens occupy shop front now, but let’s not forget that it’s extremely important to choose the right kind of sunscreen. If sunscreen doesn’t suit your skin, it can create all sorts of problems. If you think your sunscreen doesn’t suit you, try the following:
- Choose sunscreen for sensitive skin
- Pay close attention to the ingredients in sunscreen
- Check if SPF and/or PA is too high for your skin
It’s also important to rethink the ways in which you apply or wash off sunscreen.
- Apply sunscreen as directed
- Wash off sunscreen properly before you go to bed
While they are basic information on the use of sunscreen, it’s so easy to forget! Now, here is a quick list of what’s popular at Takaski.com.
1. Biore Sarasara UV Aqua Rich
They are the most popular line of sunscreens this summer, again! Dedicated fans of super reliable Biore Sarasara UV Aqua Rich series just keep coming back.
2. Rohto Skin Aqua
Rohto’s Skin Aqua series are not far behind Biore Sarasara Aqua Rich series in terms of popularity. Many of our staff also use this item almost religiously. If you haven’t tried this product, watch the way it turns into water as soon as you apply this to your skin.
3. Shiseido Anessa Perfect UV Sunscreen Aqua Booster
Anessa Perfect UV Sunscreen Aqua Booster is your best friend when you are doing outdoor activity or having a swim. Have a look at the confident smile of the girl in the ad – that’s what you want to be when you are sweating but want to be protected from UV damages!
4. Shiseido Senka Sunscreen
Shiseido’s Senka series have been extremely popular, particularly the line of Perfect Whip Face Wash. But Senka’s Sunscreens are equally popular this summer. Senka’s sunscreens are made with mineral water and that’s the winning point of this product. – it’s just like water! If you are already using Senka Perfect White, you might like to give its sunscreens a go, too. Senka Aging Care UV Sunscreen is one of few that is dedicatedly designed for anti-aging.
5. ACSEINE Sunshield EX
Okay, this is not for the budget users, but Acseine Sunshield EX is one of the most popular sunscreens among Japanese women this summer. Made with ACS (Allergen Control System) to cater for sensitive skin, it contains two types of powder – green and sparkling powder – which won’t darken skin complexion. It is non-chemical, non-fragrant, alcohol-free and it’s waterproof. Acseine began collaborating with dermatologists back and nine other companies back in the 1970s to produce cosmetic products. They have developed its unique Allergen Control System that cater for sensitive skin.
6. KOSE COSME DECORTE Sun Shelter AG
If you are looking for a premium sun shelter, here is it. Kose’s Cosme Decorte Sun Shelter AG is designed to protect against UV A and B with SPF50+/PA++++, which is the highest rate in Japan. It excels in anti-aging care, protecting against aging effect on skin such as small wrinkles. It also has high skin care effect, making skin more supple and firm. Non-oily and it stretches well on skin. Fresh green floral fragrance and perfect for spring to summer season.
7. Sunscreen for Baby and Small Children
You want to choose the right sunscreen for your baby and small children, too. Here is a life of sunscreen for babies and small children that are popular at Takaski.com.
Choose the right sunscreen and enjoy the rest of summer!