MF rounds up the best SPF moisturisers

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Green People Skin Guard Face Defence - £16.30 for 50ml

If you’re the kind of guy who smiles fondly at trees and is kind to spiders, rub this lotion over your face. It will sooth both your skin and your conscience because all the ingredients, such as free-radical-fighting green rosemary oil and anti-ageing compound baicalin, are certified organic.
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Ole Henriksen Herbal Day Crème - £31 for 57g

This classy cream protects your face from ‘environmental aggressors’, which means pollution rather than the militant friends of those who use the Green People moisturiser. It contains antioxidants, chamomile and the herb comfrey to soothe your skin.
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Henri Lloyd Ocean Mineral - £18.40 for 75ml

Part of a new men’s grooming range by Henri Lloyd, this non-greasy moisturiser is absorbed effectively and leaves your skin feeling smooth. It contains a blend of vitamins and minerals designed to firm your skin and fight free radicals, which can age your face. There’s also a tinted version, if you’re on the pasty side.
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Aesop Sage and Zinc Facial Hydrating Cream - £27 for 40ml

Those of you who pay attention to nutrition will know that zinc can help boost your testosterone levels. In this case, the mineral, which is contained in Aesop’s first ever SPF moisturiser, forms a natural barrier between your skin and the sun’s rays. It also uses essential oils that are packed with antioxidants.
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Jon Lipsey

Jon Lipsey worked for Men’s Fitness UK, which predated, and then shared a website with, Coach. Jon was deputy editor and editor from 2007 to 2013. He returned as editor-in-chief from 2016 to 2019. He also co-founded IronLife Media and the New Body Plan