The most effective packaged sun protection (as opposed to, say, a hat, parasol, basement, or cave ...) is typically a thick white goop. It's not glamorous, but it can preserve your youthfulness -- and stave off skin cancer. But now more and more makeup is being infused with UV blockers; when layered on top of your quotidian sunscreen, these cosmetics provide an extra measure of defense. Adding the good kind of glow while avoiding the bad -- color us impressed.
With so many fun colors and wearable textures, spring is the time to branch out and incorporate new products into your beauty regimen. I find that experimenting with makeup can result in looks that you will really love. Here are the four new looks I tried.