What Is It:


Missha All Around Safe Block Essence Sun is a K-beauty favorite for its high levels of UVA and UVB protection, lightweight texture, non-sticky finish, and perhaps best of all, no white cast! The Essence Sun  features a double layer technology, making it sweat and water resistant. Formulated with antioxidant-rich ingredients like green tea, licorice root, aloe, cucumber, and witch hazel extracts for anti-aging protection from free radical damage, this sunscreen is great for anyone looking for sun protection that offers skincare benefits.


Our insight:


In Asia and Europe, the PA+ signifies how much UVA (the aging rays) protection you’re getting. The more “+” signs, the better (with the max being four “+” signs).
Find out more about UVA and UVB rays, mineral vs. chemical UV filters, and why sun protection is critical to your skincare routine, here.


How to use:


As the last step in your skin care routine, apply to your face and body as needed. Pat in to absorb.


Ingredients:


Water, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate , Ethylhexyl Salicylate , Phenylbenzimidazole Sulfonic Acid , Butylene Glycol , Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate , Methyl Methacrylate Crosspolymer , C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate , Cetearyl Alcohol , Bis-Ethylhexyloxyphenol Methoxyphenyl Triazine , Glyceryl Stearate , Cetearyl Olivate , Cyclopentasiloxane, Acrylates/Dimethicone Copolymer , VP/Hexadecene Copolymer , Rosa Davurica Bud Extract , Nelumbium Speciosum Flower Extract , Chrysanthemum Indicum Flower Extract , Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract , Artemisia Princeps Leaf Extract , Diospyros Kaki Leaf Extract , Cinnamomum Cassia Bark Extract, Morus Alba Fruit Extract , Pueraria Lobata Root Extract , Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice , Glycyrrhiza Uralensis (Licorice) Root Extract , Morus Alba Root Extract , Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract , Portulaca Oleracea Extract , Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water , Limonia Acidissima Extract , Centaurea Cyanus Flower Water , Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Leaf Water , Helichrysum Italicum Flower Water , Sorbitan Oleate , Sodium Hydroxide, Polysorbate 60 , Dimethicone , Polyacrylate-13 , PEG-100 Stearate , Polyisobutene , Sorbitan Sesquioleate , BHT , Sorbitan Isostearate , Polysorbate 20 , Panthenol , Disodium EDTA , Caprylyl Glycol , Ethylhexylglycerin , 1,2-Hexanediol , Fragrance


Brand info:


Perhaps one of the best known K-beauty brands, Missha offers a huge selection of department store quality skincare and color cosmetics at reasonable road shop prices. From their Time Revolution First Treatment Essence to their Perfect Cover BB Cream, Missha has garnered a loyal following around the world for their iconic, must-have products.


What Is It

What Is It:


Missha All Around Safe Block Essence Sun is a K-beauty favorite for its high levels of UVA and UVB protection, lightweight texture, non-sticky finish, and perhaps best of all, no white cast! The Essence Sun  features a double layer technology, making it sweat and water resistant. Formulated with antioxidant-rich ingredients like green tea, licorice root, aloe, cucumber, and witch hazel extracts for anti-aging protection from free radical damage, this sunscreen is great for anyone looking for sun protection that offers skincare benefits.


Our insight

Our insight:


In Asia and Europe, the PA+ signifies how much UVA (the aging rays) protection you’re getting. The more “+” signs, the better (with the max being four “+” signs).
Find out more about UVA and UVB rays, mineral vs. chemical UV filters, and why sun protection is critical to your skincare routine, here.


How to use

How to use:


As the last step in your skin care routine, apply to your face and body as needed. Pat in to absorb.


Ingredients

Ingredients:


Water, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate , Ethylhexyl Salicylate , Phenylbenzimidazole Sulfonic Acid , Butylene Glycol , Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate , Methyl Methacrylate Crosspolymer , C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate , Cetearyl Alcohol , Bis-Ethylhexyloxyphenol Methoxyphenyl Triazine , Glyceryl Stearate , Cetearyl Olivate , Cyclopentasiloxane, Acrylates/Dimethicone Copolymer , VP/Hexadecene Copolymer , Rosa Davurica Bud Extract , Nelumbium Speciosum Flower Extract , Chrysanthemum Indicum Flower Extract , Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract , Artemisia Princeps Leaf Extract , Diospyros Kaki Leaf Extract , Cinnamomum Cassia Bark Extract, Morus Alba Fruit Extract , Pueraria Lobata Root Extract , Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice , Glycyrrhiza Uralensis (Licorice) Root Extract , Morus Alba Root Extract , Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract , Portulaca Oleracea Extract , Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Water , Limonia Acidissima Extract , Centaurea Cyanus Flower Water , Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Leaf Water , Helichrysum Italicum Flower Water , Sorbitan Oleate , Sodium Hydroxide, Polysorbate 60 , Dimethicone , Polyacrylate-13 , PEG-100 Stearate , Polyisobutene , Sorbitan Sesquioleate , BHT , Sorbitan Isostearate , Polysorbate 20 , Panthenol , Disodium EDTA , Caprylyl Glycol , Ethylhexylglycerin , 1,2-Hexanediol , Fragrance


Brand info

Brand info:


Perhaps one of the best known K-beauty brands, Missha offers a huge selection of department store quality skincare and color cosmetics at reasonable road shop prices. From their Time Revolution First Treatment Essence to their Perfect Cover BB Cream, Missha has garnered a loyal following around the world for their iconic, must-have products.


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sclera2

Good but not perfect sunscreen; I've repurchased in the past, but looking for better options. Goes on thick and dries down somewhat slowly (a good 5mins minimum, ideally 10) to a sort of palpable clear layer. No white cast, but I have to blot my face with tissue even before applying makeup, and my nose is visibly shiny by midday. I find the staying power of my makeup is reduced with this stuff. But it's comfortable to wear, non-drying, and doesn't trigger my sensitive skin.

mochiandblush

I am currently using this now that I finally ran out of my A'pieu sun gel. I'm still on the fence with this one....it's a much thicker sunscreen to A'pieu's cream or gel, so it feels heavy when you put it on. HOWEVER, it dries down beautifully and clear and once dry, that heavy feeling goes away. I find that I have to powder my face after just so that it doesn't feel too oily BUT it stays matt the rest of the day which I love. Whereas with the A'pieu sun gel, even when I powder my face, it... Read more

sausyv26

I love this product. Its cost effective . Non greasy and a little goes along way

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