Why it’s great

Featherweight, quickly-absorbed and ideal for all skin types, COSRX - Shield Fit Snail Essence Sun Protection SPF 50+ Is chock-full of skin-refining, protective and anti-aging Ingredients, to actively brighten, nourish, and firm, whilst delivering unparalleled protection from the sun. With the highest grading (PA++++) for UVA protection, this is the ultimate one-stop daily sunscreen, essence and anti-ageing treatment – ultra-lightweight with no trace of a ghostly white veneer.  This lightweight essence has a dramatic effect on the texture, tone and radiance of your skin, whilst creating an invisible barrier between your skin and the elements.  

New larger 50ml size


A standout-player in the highly competitive world of K-beauty, COSRX popularity spread by word-of-mouth through word-of-mouth rather than marketing. Founded with the simple mission of good, effective skincare ingredients with as little of the bad stuff as possible. Prioritising affordability and open communication with their customers over marketing - COSRX focuses their spending on ingredients and effectiveness rather than packaging and promotions. To that end, they focus on their products, and listen to customer feedback to refine and formulate their range and provide better service. From their award-winning One Step Green Hero Cleansing Pads to their Low pH Good Morning Gel Cleanser, COSRX epitomizes the future of K-beauty.

COSRX does not test ingredients or products on animals.  


    The COSRX Shield fit Snail Essence Sun SPF50+ PA+++ is a featherlight essence sunscreen that prepares your skin perfectly for makeup, whilst refreshing it with snail mucin and a selection of rich humectants to give a baby-soft finish without the sticky, greasy residue other sunscreens have. The main ingredient, snail secretion filtrate, deeply moisturises nourishes and revitalises the skin restoring a youthful glow. Free from PABAs, parabens and artificial fragrance, this is compatible with even the most sensitive  skin types and has an instant and cumulative effect; restoring your skin to its even-toned, radiant best, and granting you the confidence to go about your business feeling sun safe.

    New larger size.





    Full List of Ingredients

    Water, Homosalate , Alcohol Denat., Octocrylene, Butylene Glycol, Ethylhexyl Salicylate, Acrylates Copolymer, Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane,Diphenylsiloxy Phenyl Trimethicone, Methyl Methacrylate Crosspolymer, Pentylene Glycol, Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Isohexadecane, Beheneth-25, Caprylyl Glycol, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil, Polysorbate 80, Sorbitan Oleate, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Disodium EDTA, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil) Oil, Allantoin, Panthenol, Dipropylene Glycol, Maltodextrin, Moringa Pterygosperma Seed Extract, Sodium Palmitoyl Proline, 1,2-Hexanediol, Snail Secretion Filtrate, Nymphaea Alba Flower Extract, Hyaluronic Acid, Ethylhexylglycerin, Pinus Pinaster Bark Extract, Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid, Sodium Hyaluronate 

    How to use

    1) At the last step of your skincare, apply a generous amount to the whole face 30 minutes before sun exposure. 

    2) Reapply throughout the day as needed, especially during prolonged sun exposure.