Sunblock, is used to block ultraviolet A and ultraviolet B from sunshine. UVA plays a role in skin aging and tanning while UVB causes sunburn.


Physical sunscreen

Physical sunscreens, as known as mineral sunscreens, aim to scatter ultraviolet rays. The most common components are Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide. They are mild with low irritation, suitable for children. 

Chemical sunscreen

Chemical sunscreens are also called organic sunscreens, which can absorb ultraviolet rays. It utilises various ingredients to absorb UVA in the entire spectrum range.

1.KANEBOO ALLIE Extra UV Gel SPF50+ PA++++

  • Hydration (blue), oil control (pink)
  • Physical + Chemical
  • The new innovative anti-friction technology from Kanebo
  • UVA defense technology ADVAN can strengthen the defense effect and avoid skin damage caused by uneven application of sunscreen
  • Waterproof
  • Contains alcohol
  • No fragrance, no odour
  • Can be removed by daily cleanser

2.FANCL Sunguard 50 Protect UV SPF50+ PA++++   60ml

  • Pure physical sunscreen
  • Free of alcohol and preservatives, suitable for pregnant women
  • Could leave a white cast so it is important to wait a few minutes before applying following makeup
  • Can be used as make-up base
  • Suitable for dry skin and sensitive skin
  • Highly waterproof
  • Contains moisturising and repairing ingredients: VE, Centella Asiatica, Mallow, Pea Flower, Grape Leaf and Jojoba Extract

3.Shiseido Elixir Day Care Revolution

  • Pure Chemical sunscreen
  • Contains tranexamic acid, VC and other skin regulating and brightening ingredients
  • Contains a small amount of alcohol
  • Suitable for dry skin
  • Lotion texture
  • Moisturising and lightweight
  • Can be used as makeup base
  • Won’t leave skin with a white cast
  • Contains water-soluble protein, rosemary essential oil, help with moisturizing, anti-oxidant

4.Shiseido Anessa Sunscreen

Shiseido Anessa Perfect UV Sunscreen Skincare Milk (gold) SPF 50+ PA++++

  • Highly waterproof with Aqua booster technology
  • Suitable for outdoor travel and required to use makeup removers to clean
  • The new version has a reduced alcohol amount. Contains fragrance
  • No white cast
  • Moisturising, antioxidants, brightening 

Shiseido Anessa Essence UV Sunscreen Mild Milk (blue) SPF 50+ PA++++

  • Physical sunscreen: zinc oxide + titanium dioxide
  • Highly waterproof with Aqua booster technology
  • Required to use makeup removers to clean
  • No fragrance, alcohol, artificial dyes, suitable for pregnant women and children
  • No white cast. 
  • Suitable for dry skin

6.Shiseido Expert Sun Protector Face & Body Lotion 

  • Physical + Chemical: Zinc Oxide + DHHB (Uvinul A Plus) + Tinosorb S
  • Wet Force technology: the mineral powder, emulsifier and oily thickener re-arrange and turn to a more stable structure to achieve a higher sun protection ability while reacting with water molecules
  • Super veil uv 360 technology spreads zinc oxide more evenly distributed.
  • Refreshing and lightweight
  • No white cast