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Upgrade Your Sunscreen Game This Summer

  • Kempt Staff


The sun has returned—with a vengeance.

Naturally, you’re going to want to properly shelter your skin from the damaging effects of its rays—and, if possible, you’d like to do it without having to smell like you’re headed to the public pool for your first swim lesson. So, should you feel the need to go beyond the regular old drugstore-variety tubes, we’ve gone and rounded up the five finest fancy sunscreens on the market.

Upgrade your sunscreen game this summer, after the jump.»

Naked Duck Hunting is Trending

Failure to Produce: A cringe-inducing personal essay peering into the world of artificial insemination. It gets real. [The Morning News]

On the Road Again: A tour through Sparta, Tennessee with Emil of the Hill-Side. Ten gallon hats were worn. [Secret Forts]

Against the Sun: An infographic guide to sunscreen, which you really should be wearing. [Swiss Miss]

Dressing for the Weekend: Andrew Williams ponders the weekend suit. In our opinion, it’s the most covetable item a man can own—but stay away from the large checks. [Men’s Flair]

Bo Don is Suspicious

Trad on the Run: The big news of the day: Mark McNairy is succeeding Daiki Suzuki as creative director of Woolrich Woolen Mills. Brilliant guy, awesome brand…there’s a reason everyone’s excited about this. We can’t wait to see what he does with it. [WWD]

Screened: A gentleman’s guide to sunscreen, without the ludicrously priced options magazines are sometimes obligated to include. Bookmark this one. [Valet]

This is Bat Country: The Times tags along with a classic car rally running from Zurich to Douz, Tunisia. It would have been a better piece if they’d taken more hallucinogens. [The Moment]

Haters No Like: In a depressingly comprehensive overview of the worst things about summer, madras gets called out as “the fabric equivalent of being harassed by a squad of lacrosse players.” Oh the rage! [Gawker]

Julie, Cool James, Face Love and Going to Church


Driving a Benz: We first fell for Julie Benz of Dexter and Rambo back when we saw her on the pilot episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Wait, did we just say that out loud? [Maxim]

Back to Church: A historical shoemaker reopens is classic store in London. [We Are The Market]

Moisturize!: Just in time for sunburn season, 37 ways to preserve your ugly mug. [Men's Health]

Under the Influence: Picks from your favorite online influencers. [Hypebeast]

So Money: Grab Illustrated Example's white-leather wallet. [Word is Bomb]

Ladies Love Cool James: LL Cool J flexes that mic on his arm and unleashes clothes for B-boys, shorties and 'round tha way girls. [DNRNews]