Hear this out loudPause“For maximum protection, sunscreen should be applied directly onto skin, underneath any makeup, other moisturizers or skincare products,” says Dr. Katz. “You can put sunscreen on over your foundation, but ideally, you would wash it all off and reapply — although we know most won't really do that.”
Can you wear sunscreen over makeup?
Hear this out loudPauseIf you like a natural 'no-makeup' look that lets your skin's beauty shine, wearing a tinted sunscreen in place of foundation makes reapplication a breeze. However, tinted sunscreen also works well both underneath and on top of foundation. Again, the key is to go light when reapplying sunscreen over makeup.
Which goes on first moisturizer or sunscreen?
Hear this out loudPauseSince products with SPF are specifically formulated with certain sun-protective ingredients, layering one on after your moisturizer will help block out any harsh rays. So, in other words, SPF always goes on after moisturizer (and before makeup) in the morning.
What goes on first primer or sunscreen?
Hear this out loudPausePrimer comes after you use your sunscreen. After applying sunscreen let it dry before you use your primer. Give it like a rough 5–10 minutes. Applying primer after sunscreen would also act as a foundation to your skin.
How many minutes should I wait to apply makeup after sunscreen?
Hear this out loudPauseLet it set. Before applying any makeup on top of your sunscreen, give it at least two minutes to sink into the skin. Avoid touching your face during this time.
How do you apply sunscreen when wearing makeup?
TIP 2: USE A SPONGE TO REAPPLY SUNSCREEN ON TOP OF MAKEUP At La Roche-Posay, we're big fans of the technique used by local beauty blogger Hannah English. To start, apply a small amount of sunscreen to the flat section of a dry makeup sponge, then dot – don't drag – the sunscreen over your face.