Moisturisers with sunscreen user trial

People are increasingly choosing to use a moisturiser with sunscreen, to protect them from harmful UV rays.
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  • Updated:26 Sep 2007

03.Product profiles

L’Oreal Paris Visible Results Daily Skin Perfecting Moisturiser SPF 15

Visible results

Price: $26.95 (50 mL)

Trialist comments:

  • "It’s the complete package — texture, fragrance, absorbs well and moisturises. I loved it!"
  • “Delicate fragrance, smooth texture, absorbed well, make-up application great. Didn’t make my skin oily or greasy.”
  • “Felt expensive!”


Garnier Nutritionist Regenerating Daily Moisturiser SPF 15

Garnier nutrionist

Price: $15.60 (50 mL)

Trialist comments:

  • "Didn’t have any of that ‘sun lotion’ feeling."
  • “Liked this moisturiser because of its fragrance, easy absorption and nice silky feel.”
  • “Perfect consistency, not too thin or oily.”

Dove Essential Nutrients Protective Day Cream SPF 15


Price: $8.60 (50 mL)

Trialist comments:

  • "This was a lovely light moisturiser."
  • "Not overpowering, really nice base scent to start the day."
  • "Spread easily and evenly and absorbed quickly.”


Best with SPF 30+

Cancer Council Moisturising Face Cream SPF 30+

Cancer councilPrice: $9.95* (50 mL) *Actual container size is 75 mL

Trialist comments:

  • “I thought on the first day this moisturiser was going to be too heavy on my skin — how wrong I was. By the third day I was impressed. Easy to apply without having to work it into my skin. Feels nice to wear and doesn’t turn oily after several hours.”
  • “Perfume good, worked OK as a moisturiser, but a sunscreen feel to it.”
  • “It was very smooth and delicate. Felt very nice on the skin – not oily, not smelly, not too thick or thin.”

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