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The Best Sunscreen for Dark Spots & Hyperpigmentation

The Best Sunscreen for Dark Spots & Hyperpigmentation

Sun protection is one of the most important parts of your skincare routine, and it is especially important if you struggle with hyperpigmentation. Sun exposure is one of the main culprits when it comes to the appearance of dark spots, so it makes sense to protect yourself accordingly. While any product with SPF50+ will protect you, some sunscreen formulas will take it a step further and actually help you correct existing dark spots. Sounds too good to be true? Then read along, and get to know our favorite sunscreen for dark spots!

Heliocare 360 Pigment Solution Fluid SPF50+

Antioxidant to the max

Sunscreen for dark spots: Heliocare 360 Pigment Solution Fluid SPF50+ 50mlHeliocare 360 Pigment Solution Fluid SPF50+ 50ml

 

This ultra-fluid, water-resistant, non-comedogenic sunscreen for dark spots provides ample protection while correcting the appearance of hyperpigmentation.

This is possible due to its unique formula, which contains the famous antioxidant FernblockĀ®, and is also enriched with ellagic acid and niacinamide, which form a powerful yet gentle depigmenting complex. Together, they reduce the intensity of existing dark spots and help even out the skin tone.


Bioderma Photoderm M Tinted Cream SPF50+

Tinted formula for instant results

Sunscreen for melasma: Bioderma Photoderm M Tinted Cream SPF50+ 40mlBioderma Photoderm M Tinted Cream SPF50+ 40ml

 

If you’re looking to even out your skintone with a little color, all the while protecting your skin from sun damage and preventing the appearance of dark spots, this is the sunscreen for you.

Bioderma Photoderm M shields the skin against both UVA/UVB radiation and blue light. It is rich in antioxidants and, due to its Cellular Bioprotection patent, helps reinforce the skin’s natural defenses. Last, but not least, it is completely safe for pregnant and breastfeeding women, who often struggle with melasma.


ISDIN FotoUltra 100 Spot Prevent Fusion Fluid SPF50+

Maximum prevention for pigmentation disorders

Sunscreen for dark spots: ISDIN FotoUltra 100 Spot Prevent Fusion Fluid SPF50+ 50mlISDIN FotoUltra 100 Spot Prevent Fusion Fluid SPF50+ 50ml

 

Especially formulated for skin that is prone to hyperpigmentation, melasma, vitiligo, or photodermatosis, this sunscreen hydrates, soothes, and regenerates the skin, all the while protecting it against sun damage.

Because it contains the exclusive DP3-Unify Complex, this creams acts on the main phases of melanogenesis; in other words, it helps regulate the production of melanin, so pigmentation disorders can be minimized.


Eucerin Sun Pigment Control Sun Fluid SPF50+

A cult favorite

Sunscreen for dark spots: Eucerin Sun Pigment Control Sun Fluid SPF50+ 50mlEucerin Sun Pigment Control Sun Fluid SPF50+

 

This bestselling sunscreen for dark spots provides very high protection against UVA/UVB radiation and HEV light, also known as blue light. On top of that, it also features the brand’s star anti-dark spot ingredient, Thiamidol.

Thiamidol has been clinically shown to effectively reduce dark spots and prevent their re-appearance, thus leaving you with even, radiant skin. This patented ingredient is the star of the popular Eucerin Anti-Pigment Dual Serum; if you’ve tried the serum and liked the results, this is a great way to maintain them.


Ducray Melascreen UV Light Cream Dry Touch SPF50+

For oily skin types

Ducray Melascreen UV Light Cream Dry Touch SPF50+ 40mlDucray Melascreen UV Light Cream Dry Touch SPF50+ 40ml

 

If you have combination or oily skin, you know how hard it can be to find a sunscreen with a light formula and a dry-touch finish. If you struggle with dark spots and hyperpigmentation, the search gets even harder.

This product could be the answer. With maximum UVA/UVB protection and a powerful antioxidant action, it actively minimizes the appearance of dark spots, all the while protecting the skin from cell damage. The ultra-light, non-greasy texture resists both water and sweat, making it ideal for both beach getaways and everyday outings.

If you happen to have normal or dry skin, this product is also available in a rich version.


Esthederm Sun Photo Reverse Brightening Anti-Dark Spots

To prevent & correct

Sunscreen for dark spots: Esthederm Sun Photo Reverse Brightening Anti-Dark Spots 50mlEsthederm Sun Photo Reverse Brightening Anti-Dark Spots

 

Some products seem to do everything, and this sunscreen for dark spots is one of them; not only does it offer very high protection against UVA/UVB, infrared, and HEV light, it actively works to prevent and reverse the appearance of hyperpigmentation. The secret is in the exclusive Photo Reverse Technology, which inhibits the pigmentation process.

This all-encompassing product also features an ultra-fluid texture; it feels perfect as a day cream, and indeed, we would recommend you use it as such in the summer, if you know your skin is prone to hyperpigmentation.

If you’d rather go for an option with color, Esthederm also offers a tinted formula in order to help you unify your complexion.


Uriage Depiderm Anti-Brown Spot Daytime Care SPF50+

The perfect post-procedure sunscreen

Sunscreen for hyperpigmentation: Uriage Depiderm Anti-Brown Spot Daytime Care SPF50+ 30mlUriage Depiderm Anti-Brown Spot Daytime Care SPF50+ 30ml

 

The skin is particularly vulnerable to hyperpigmentation after dermatological treatments, such as lasers and surface peelings. As such, Uriage offers this daily cream with SPF50+ in order to help prevent and correct the appearance of dark spots.

Its formula combines depigmenting, soothing, and antioxidant active ingredients in order to provide all-encompassing protection; also, because it contains Uriage Thermal Water, it helps preserve the cutaneous barrier.


Ducray Melascreen Global Hand Care Photo-Aging SPF50+

For age spots on the hands

Sunscreen for age spots on the hands: Ducray Melascreen Global Hand Care Photo-Aging SPF50+ 50mlDucray Melascreen Global Hand Care Photo-Aging SPF50+ 50ml

 

The hands are extremely vulnerable to the appearance of dark spots, commonly known as age spots. Of course, hands tend to be dry as well, so this product tackles both issues at once.

A deeply moisturizing hand cream, this product also delivers superior protection against sun damage, making it one of the few products to offer SPF50+ in a hand cream! 74% of women who try this experience results after just 28 days, noticing how their dark spots are minimized and faded, making this the perfect sunscreen for dark spots on the hands.


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