Sunscreen is a must, but anyone with oily or combination skin knows that finding a suitable SPF partner can be tough. Here, the best sunscreens that mattify, de-grease and keep skin looking fresh—all while providing serious protection.
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Formulated with hyaluronic acid to hydrate skin without clogging pores, this weightless, reef-safe sunscreen instantly mattifies shiny skin and works to absorb excess sebum throughout the day with its oil-absorbing technology.
This sinks-right-in mineral formula contains zero oil or pore-clogging silicones. Instead, top-shelf actives such as niacinamide and turmeric extract work to brighten skin and refine pores.
Oil free and reef safe, this vitamin– and peptide-packed sunscreen not only protects skin, it nourishes it for firmer, younger-looking skin. Even better, the lightweight formula feels more like a lotion than an SPF for all-day wear and minimal shine.
5 percent niacinamide (vitamin B3) helps curb blemishes and discoloration in this fragrance- and oil-free sunscreen—countless dermatologists count it as a favorite—that won’t exacerbate sensitive or reactionary skin types.
This whipped, tinted, pore-blurring sunscreen is a Jane of all trades—whether used alone or under makeup, it spackles pores, evens tone, adds protection and keeps excess oil away.
Free of pore-clogging oil, this water-resistant SPF is ideal for days spent al fresco—it shields with SPF 60, is packed with free radical–quenching antioxidants and keeps skin matte, even on the sunniest days.
Perfect for combination skin, this light-as-air lotion delivers picky skin exactly what it needs: it mattifies the oily zones and hydrates any dry patches. Even better, the brand’s Micropearl technology absorbs surface oil to keep skin powder-fresh all day.
Formulated with aerated silica to hold 15 times its weight in oil, this matte-finish sunscreen is also spiked with high-performing zinc oxide and titanium dioxide, making it a beach-bag staple.