Once we’ve made your gorgeous face hair-free, all we want you to do is preserve it. For the first couple of weeks after your laser treatment, your skin is going to be a little more sensitive to the sun. Not to mention that in the long-term, a good SPF is the best anti-aging product you can buy! 
Not sure what to use? We’ve got some tips.

Sunscreen Edition

Check out these SEV Laser-approved sunscreens that will keep your skin thriving long after your laser treatments.


Is there anything more luxurious than La Mer? If you want to treat yourself, choose a sunscreen that’ll make you feel like a million bucks. This moisturizing formula prevents signs of aging, has a luxurious creamy feel, and it absorbs quickly, with excellent protection from UV rays. ($95 at Violet Grey)

Aesop Avail Body Lotion with Sunscreen SPF 50

This super invigorating SPF body lotion is for everyone! It has a refreshing minty smell that’s great for all genders. High protection is perfect for long days at the beach, and a dose of vitamin E keeps your skin nourished, too. ($43 at Aesop)

Avene Solaire UV Mineral Multi-Defense Tinted Sunscreen Fluid SPF 50

We love French pharmacy brands! They’re elite when it comes to effortless yet effective beauty. This sunscreen is all-mineral, so it’s a dream for sensitive skin, and it’s got a bit of a tint to even out your skin tone and prevent that dreaded white cast. It’s formulated with antioxidants and provides weightless protection for up to 40 minutes of water resistance. ($32 at Dermstore)

Black Girl Sunscreen Moisturizing Sunscreen Lotion SPF 30

All the protection, none of the white cast! Made with dark-skinned beauties in mind, this sunscreen just disappears. It’s moisturizing yet sheer, with softening moisturizers like jojoba and carrot seed oil. It leaves the skin glowy, not greasy! Oh, and did we mention it’s water-resistant for up to 80 minutes? ($18.99 at Black Girl Sunscreen)

Josh Rosebrook Nutrient Day Cream with SPF 30

Herbal extracts, plant oils antioxidants, minerals, and skin-soothing properties all rolled into one gorgeous moisturizer and sunscreen in one! How incredible? This gorgeous day cream gives the skin luminosity, vitality, and sun protection. Did we mention it’s also totally green, with mineral sunscreen ingredients? ($55 at Josh Rosebrook)