The Best Korean Sunscreen in 2024, According to Dermatologists

The Best Korean Sunscreen in 2024, According to Dermatologists

</p><p class=”body-text”>Wearing SPF is a non-negotiable for shielding skin from harmful UV rays—but finding the <a href=”https://www.prevention.com/beauty/skin-care/g20174383/best-sunscreens/”>best sunscreen</a> that’s lightweight, has soothing and hydrating ingredients can certainly be a challenge. That’s where the best Korean sunscreens come into play. These powerful protectors are known for their lightweight, breathable formulas full of skin-soothing ingredients. </p><p class=”body-tip”>Meet the experts: <a href=”https://www.instagram.com/dreunicepark/”>Eunice E. Park, M.D., M.P.H.</a>, dual board certified facial plastic surgeon and reconstructive surgeon, and the founder of <a href=”https://www.airem.com/”>AIREM Modern Beauty Rituals</a>; <a href=”https://www.janeyoomd.com/about/”>Jane Yoo, M.D., M.P.P.</a>, dermatologist, clinical assistant professor, and owner of <a href=”https://www.janeyoomd.com/”>Jane Yoo MD Dermatology</a>; <a href=”https://www.shannonleeesthetics.com/about-us”>Shannon Marks</a>, licensed esthetician and owner of <a href=”https://www.shannonleeesthetics.com/”>Shannon Lee Esthetics</a>; and <a href=”https://www.abosoyoki.com/about”>Soyoki Abo</a>, licensed esthetician, certified beautician, and owner of <a href=”https://www.abosoyoki.com/”>Abo Soyoki</a>.<br></p><p><a href=”https://www.prevention.com/beauty/skin-care/g37135613/best-korean-skin-care-products/”>Korean skincare products</a> continue to take the Western beauty world by storm—sunscreen certainly being no exception. “K-beauty sunscreens are known for maximum sun protection with no chalkiness or a white cast,” says <a href=”https://www.instagram.com/dreunicepark/” target=”_blank”>Eunice E. Park, M.D., M.P.H.</a>, dual-board certified facial plastic surgeon and reconstructive surgeon, and the founder of <a href=”https://www.airem.com/” target=”_blank” rel=”nofollow”>AIREM Modern Beauty Rituals</a>. “It blends in flawlessly with the skin.”</p><p>These products especially stand out for their innovative, <a href=”https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32100931/” target=”_blank”>skin-rejuvenating ingredients</a>. “Korean sunscreens tend to have other ingredients such as hyaluronic acid, ceramides anti-oxidants, peptides, etc., that can do some multi-tasking and further enhance one’s appearance so patients are getting multiple benefits,” says <a href=”https://www.janeyoomd.com/about/” target=”_blank”>Jane Yoo, M.D., M.P.P.</a>, dermatologist, clinical assistant professor, and owner of <a href=”https://www.janeyoomd.com/” target=”_blank”>Jane Yoo MD Dermatology</a>.</p><p>Whether you’re looking for a <a href=”https://www.prevention.com/beauty/skin-care/a31487742/physical-vs-chemical-sunscreen/” target=”_blank”>chemical or mineral sunscreen</a>, an SPF that’s <a href=”https://www.prevention.com/beauty/skin-care/g35218769/best-sunscreen-for-sensitive-skin/” target=”_blank”>best for sensitive skin, </a>or <a href=”https://www.prevention.com/beauty/skin-care/g60869687/best-sunscreen-for-oily-skin/” target=”_blank”>for oily skin</a>, check out the best, dermatologist-recommended Korean sunscreens to add to your summer skincare regimen below. </p>”/>

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