REVIEW: Blissoma’s Photonic Light Shifting Sunscreen + Moisturizer

Ahhh, sunscreen. That one thing that a lot (maybe even most?) of us don’t like, yet year round we have to talk about it and wear it rain or shine. Even some of the best ones are still like, “it’s okay, but I STILL have to wear it and I’m not happy about it because it’s another icky layer.” The best sunscreens I’ve tried in the past were on that level, in that they were just okay but I’d definitely rather wear nothing than to have that nice titanium dioxide + zinc layer that feels like it interferes with life.

All of this grumpy sunscreen talk leads me to today’s review and how I FINALLY, miraculously, no longer have those sunscreen woes thanks to this awesome one that Blissoma (one of my all time favorite skincare brands, yeah!) launched late last year. I’m not kidding – I freaking love this sunscreen and I am thrilled to share my review after many months of testing. Blissoma did kindly offer me the opportunity to test Photonic when it launched, but I would like to mention that Blissoma became one of my favorite brands through my own discovery of their products and I did purchase all past Blissoma products shared here on the blog with my own money.

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June Boxwalla Beauty Box ft. Earthwise Beauty

It’s that time again for the reveal of the latest Boxwalla beauty box and I’m already bursting to share my thoughts on this month’s chosen products! Themed “The Wandering Wood Nymph’s Sun-Kissed Alchemy“, June’s beauty box* features Washington-native Earthwise Beauty, founded by the lovely Ava Zhan who set out to create incredibly pure, powerful, and potent handcrafted skincare. Featuring a hydrating serum, a nutrient-dense face oil, and a customizable (and very innovative) SPF powder, June’s Summer themed box is destined to refresh, replenish, and protect the skin.

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