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Skinnies Sun Gel

This New Zealand-based brand has just launched in the UK. Promising a one-time application in 24 hours, it is set to last five times longer than traditional sunscreens. When put to the test, the gel dries quickly and doesn’t leave you feeling sticky. It worked for a whole day outside in the UK heatwave so will hopefully do the same abroad.
Skinnies, £29

The best sun creams for summer 2017

With promise of more sun to come in the UK (and hopefully a holiday abroad for a lot of us), it’s time to begin the age-old quest of finding a sun cream that actually works.

The unpredictability of the British weather doesn’t help. One minute, we’re overheating with a nationwide search for fans. The next, we’re wrapping up in jumpers and praying that the office air con would just break.

We’ve tried and tested a range of sunscreens – from high-end to high street – for a variety of tasks including the usual sunbathing and even a day-long bike ride.

Here are the ultimate products that’ll stop you from burning this summer.

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