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Browse the top-ranked list of Safe Sunscreens below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Size 5.0 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 2326239
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$49.00

It is ocean/reef safe and Oxybenzone...I had my eye on this product for a bit and I was so excited when influenster sent it to me, and it did not disappoint, it's a great product you just have to make sure to shake it before you use it and once you apply it doesn't leave a sticky feeling on the skin at all, a little bit goes a long way and it's a huge jar compared to most of my sunscreens
What it is: An invisible sunscreen veil that becomes stronger when exposed to heat, water, and sweat.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Formulation: Lightweight Lotion

Highlighted Ingredients:
- HeatForce Technology: A heat-sensing essence in the cream that becomes activated by external heat, forming a stronger barrier.
- WetForce Technology: Negative ions in the formula combine with positive ions in perspiration and water to create an additional layer of invisible sun protection.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of phthalates, oxybenzone, and hydroquinone.

What Else You Need to Know: HeatForce technology is activated on hot days once applied to your skin. For WetForce capabilities to engage, expose the area where lotion has been applied to water or perspiration for 30 minutes. This formula is water-resistant for up to 80 minutes, ocean-friendly, and free of oxybenzone and octinoxate.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty winner.

Clinical Results: In a test of 104 women applying the formula to their face and body:
- 100% said the formula blended quickly and comfortably onto their skin

4 hours after applying:
- 98% said their faces felt moisturized
- 96% said the formula remained resistant to water, perspiration, and heat
Size 3 oz/ 90 mL · ITEM 2170330
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$34.00

what a great SPF...I have fair skin...They are very safe for everyone!...This is a sunscreen with a physical defense which means that it is the Zinc Oxide that is working as a physical barrier on the skin, instead of a chemical reaction like how most brands of sunscreen works
What it is: A sheer physical sunscreen that delivers powerful broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection and aids in the prevention of free-radical and oxidative damage.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dark Spots, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sunflower Shoot Extract: A powerful ingredient that helps neutralize free radicals and exhibits strong antiglycation properties.
- Astaxanthin-Rich Algae Extract: A carotenoid with potent antioxidant properties that defends against oxidative damage.
- Raspberry Seed Oil: Offers antioxidant protection from damaging environmental aggressors.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Umbra Sheer™ helps defend against free radicals and environmental aggressors for skin that looks healthy and preserved. Ideal for daily use (without white residue or greasiness) and developed without chemical screens or silicones, it‘s suitable for all skin, including the most sensitive.

This sunscreen is free of fragrance and essential oils.

Drunk Elephant is committed to using only ingredients that either directly benefit the health of the skin or support the integrity of their formulations. The brand focuses on healthy pH levels, formulations the skin recognizes, small molecular structure that’s easily absorbed, and effective active ingredients that also support the skin’s acid mantle. All of their products are designed to be mixed together—what Drunk Elephant calls making a smoothie. (This is true for all of their products except their sunscreen, Umbra, which sits on top of the skin, protecting it from UV damage.) The result is skin that is reset to its happiest, healthiest state.

Drunk Elephant is a supporter of IEF (International Elephant Foundation) and is cruelty-free.

Awards:
- InStyle, 2019 Best Beauty Buys
- Allure, 2019 Reader‘s Choice

Clinical Results: In an independent consumer-testing panel of 50 women ages 25 to 55:
- 98% agreed skin felt protected
- 94% found Umbra Sheer™ gentle and non-irritating
- 93% agreed skin felt soft and smooth
- 88% agreed skin felt more hydrated
- 88% agreed skin had a healthy glow

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Size 2 oz/ 60 mL · ITEM 2170348
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$36.00

Thumbs up for me...I loved the tint...I got this in my Sun Safety Kit and wanted to love it....I've been using this sunscreen for a little over two months and 90% of the time I wear this it's mixed with a little Milk Sunshine Skin Tint for coverage then a tiny amount of the DE D-Bronzi (combo thanks to Allana Davidson on YT)
What it is: A tinted physical sunscreen that delivers powerful broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection and aids in the prevention of free-radical and oxidative damage.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dark Spots, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sunflower Shoot Extract: A powerful ingredient that helps neutralize free radicals and exhibits strong antiglycation properties.
- Astaxanthin-Rich Algae Extract: A carotenoid with potent antioxidant properties that defends against oxidative damage.
- Raspberry Seed Oil: Offers antioxidant protection from damaging environmental aggressors.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Umbra Tinte™ helps defend against free radicals and environmental aggressors for skin that looks healthy and preserved. Ideal for daily use (without white residue or greasiness) and developed without chemical screens or silicones, it‘s suitable for all skin, including the most sensitive.

This sunscreen is free of fragrance and essential oils.

Drunk Elephant is committed to using only ingredients that either directly benefit the health of the skin or support the integrity of their formulations. The brand focuses on healthy pH levels, formulations the skin recognizes, small molecular structure that’s easily absorbed, and effective active ingredients that also support the skin’s acid mantle. All of their products are designed to be mixed together—what Drunk Elephant calls making a smoothie. (This is true for all of their products except their sunscreen, Umbra, which sits on top of the skin, protecting it from UV damage.) The result is skin that is reset to its happiest, healthiest state.

Drunk Elephant is a supporter of IEF (International Elephant Foundation) and is cruelty-free.

Clinical Results: In an independent consumer-testing panel of 101 women ages 25 to 55:
- 97% agreed Umbra Tinte™ does not leave a white residue
- 96% agreed Umbra Tinte™ is non-irritating
- 94% agreed Umbra Tinte™ leaves a smooth, even finish
- 91% agreed skin felt hydrated
- 90% agreed this physical sunscreen is gentler than a chemical sunscreen
- 85% agreed skin appeared healthy and radiant

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Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2347789
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$30.00

nice but one con...This one is great...I love that it's 14% zinc oxide and reef safe....I decided to buy this sunscreen to add to my routine because it's reef safe unlike most, and mineral sunscreens tend to have little to no white cast and are great for using under makeup
What it is: A super sheer, 100-percent non-nano zinc SPF 30 sunscreen that protects and hydrates even the most sensitive skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dryness, and Redness

Formulation: Lightweight Lotion

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Zinc Oxide: Provides a protective outer barrier to reflect UVA and UVB rays.
- Water Lily: Helps cool and calm skin.
- Sugarcane-Derived Squalane: Helps sunscreen glide effortlessly onto skin while weightlessly locking in long-lasting moisture.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, reef-safe, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This powerful, invisible, broad-spectrum, mineral SPF 30 PA +++ protects all skin tones like you’ve never seen—literally. The lightweight, deeply hydrating formula blends in fast without a trace, calms and cools sun-stressed skin, and leaves a soft, dewy finish.

Clinical Results: In a single-use clinical study of 35 women ages 25–60:
- 100% showed significant protection against pollution while using this product

In a 28-day clinical study of 35 women, ages 25 to 60, when used once daily:
- 100% showed clinical improvement in skin hydration

In a 28-day consumer study of 35 women ages 25 to 60, when used once daily:
- 94% said this product was non-greasy

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Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2315935
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$34.00

I love the smell...Best SPF primer...It's scent free, oil free and reef safe!...It is a very nice sunscreen because it leaves a smooth look and it's clear which I'm an esthetician and have always worn sunscreen and this is the first time I see one that's not white and doesn't leave a white cast but unfortunately it does have dimethicone and silica which clogs my pores and breaks me out in tiny pimples all over my face
What it is: A totally invisible, weightless, scentless, and makeup-gripping daily primer with SPF 40.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Pores, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Complex Derived from Meadowfoam Seed: Helps increase hydration levels, resulting in a more even skin texture.
- Red Algae: Helps protect against blue light emitted by electronic devices.
- Frankincense: Helps to provide a soothing effect.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, reef-safe, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This innovative, antioxidant-rich SPF primer preps skin for makeup while providing broad spectrum SPF 40. The ingredients also help offer tech protection against the light emitted from our phones and computers. The unique oil-free formula glides onto skin providing shine control and leaving a velvety, makeup-gripping finish.

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ITEM 1448372
COLOR: Sugar Berry Tinted [ 13 more colors ]
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$24.00

Keeps the product fresh and safe....The Sugar Rose is a beautiful flush of very light pink, not near as dark as in the package, the Sugar Honey is a beautiful nude, Sugar Passion is a gorgeous red hue & my most recent purchase was the Sugar Berry, a perfect flush of berry, gorgeous
What it is: A cult-favorite hydrating and smoothing lip balm that offers clear, sheer, and effortless color with lasting moisture and essential sun protection.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sugar: A natural humectant known to prevent moisture loss.
- Meadowfoam and Black Currant Seed Oils: Help moisturize.
- Grapeseed Oil: Helps to smooth and soften and is rich in antioxidants known to protect from damaging free radicals.

What Else You Need to Know: The original, award-winning Sugar Lip Balms let you easily customize your look—swipe once for a hint of hue or more for buildable color. These bestsellers are infused with nourishing oils and moisture-preserving sugar to deliver nonstop hydration plus sunscreen.

Please note that pursant to hawaii law, as of january 1, 2021, we will no longer ship this product to the state of hawaii due to it containing the ingredient oxybenzone, octinoxate, or both.

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Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2062842
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$46.00

I love the smell...My skin loves it...Good, safe product...Normally I could just use a few drops of a 1 oz serum no problem, but I'm not convinced that just a few drops of sunscreen will do the job, meaning I will tear through this bottle in a couple of weeks to a month
What it is: A weightless facial sunscreen that protects against visible signs of aging caused by the sun, pollution, and digital overexposure.

Skin Type: Normal and Dry

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dullness and Uneven Texture, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity

Formulation: Lightweight Serum

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Full Spectrum 360° Complex: Helps defend from damage from exposure to blue light, infrared, and pollution.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Known to bind moisture to the skin and help promote soft, supple skin.
- Neroli Flower Extract: Helps to calm, rebalance, and hydrate skin.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This powerful, yet traceless sunscreen features COOLA’s plant-derived Full Spectrum 360° Complex to defend against indoor and outdoor daily aggressors. Its unique serum-like texture blends effortlessly into all skin tones and types, and leaves skin soft, hydrated, and prepped for makeup application.

Clinical Results: In an independent consumer testing panel of 250 women:
- 100% agree it's fast-absorbing
- 100% agree that skin looks and feels more radiant
- 96% agree it hydrates

Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 1.7 oz · ITEM 1680818
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$42.00

This is the best...Love me some SPF...) that has safe ingredients....I got a full-size of this in the Sephora's Favorites box I purchased this past summer that had a bunch of different sunscreens (which considering the cost of just a full-size of this product, makes that sampler set a huge bargain in retrospect
What it is: An all-physical facial sunscreen that helps prevent damage from UVA/UVB rays, reduces the appearance of dark spots, and protects against photo-aging without the use of chemical filters.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Uneven Texture

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide: Mineral sun filters that sit on top of skin to scatter, reflect, and absorb UVA/UVB rays; they are the only sunscreens with the ability to reflect and mitigate the effects of blue light (HEV).
- Black Rice Extract: Potent antioxidant that simultaneously targets collagen degradation while supporting collagen Type I production.
- Mela-C Complex (Melatonin and Vitamins C and E): A precise blend of melatonin, three different forms of vitamin C, and vitamin E that work together to prevent visible hyperpigmentation and dark spots, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and target collagen breakdown.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging and is reef-safe.

What Else You Need to Know: This hydrating SPF 50 is the highest FDA-allowed level of sun protection available. Your first line of defense against photo-aging and sun damage, this all-physical SPF reduces the appearance of dark spots, uneven skin tone, and signs of aging around the face. The melatonin defense complex features melatonin as well as three forms of vitamin C and one form of vitamin E, and potent antioxidants to fight free-radical damage and minimize and target the appearance of hyperpigmentation, fine lines, and wrinkles.

Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2315158
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$36.00

I really love it...I like this a lot...Stay sun safe and enjoy!...I have tried a bunch of different kinds of face sunscreens, everything from moisturizer that had spf in it to regular sunscreen brands (like banana boat) and I have had no luck for an everyday option ... I find that most face sunscreens feel gross on my face, like it's obvious I have sunscreen on but this is nothing like that ... it's lightweight enough that I use it on top of my normal skin care routine, but it still gives me that needed protection and I love the glow it gives me ... I still ad
What it is: A hydrating, makeup-gripping primer with SPF 40 and blue-light protection that has a pearlescent finish to leave skin luminous with a instant glow.

Skincare Concerns: Dullness, Dryness, and Fine Lines and Wrinkles

Formulation: Lotion

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid and Vitamin B5: Help boost moisture in the skin, leaving it feeling soft and nurtured.
- Sea Lavender: Helps provide powerful antioxidant protection while also supporting long-lasting hydration.
- Cocoa Peptides: Help protect the skin from blue-light damage.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and is reef safe.

What Else You Need to Know: This is your daily glow essential for a fresh-faced look with or without makeup, proving to be the ultimate morning multitasker. It has broad-spectrum, clean-chemical SPF 40 actives, hydration, and tech protection.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty winner.

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Size 1.5 oz/ 45 mL · ITEM 2454361
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$35.00

My skin loves it...It is also cruelty-free and reef safe....I really like the sunscreen it's a beautiful light pinkIt goes on super smooth it's full of a bunch of things that are really great for your skin such a zinc oxide and turmeric The only thing that I didn't like about it was it was a little bit sticky but that's to be expected with sunscreen
What it is: A lightweight, 99.99 percent oil-free sunscreen with antioxidant-rich turmeric, blue-light defense, and velvety finish. It has broad-spectrum SPF 30 to protect and hydrate skin—with or without makeup.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Pores

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hybrid Sunscreens (Organic and Inorganic): An innovative combination with zinc oxide that delivers youth-preserving support without a white cast.
- Plant-Based Xanthophyll (Lutein): Naturally defends skin from blue light.
- Turmeric Extract: A powerful antioxidant that may reduce the appearance of surface redness.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also cruelty-free and reef safe.

What Else You Need to Know: Perfect for all skin types and tones, this super-light, breathable, and transparent sunscreen sinks right into skin without leaving a white, chalky residue or an oily finish. It defends against blue light with plant-based xanthophyll, protects skin from pollution with antioxidant-rich turmeric, and has a velvety finish that visibly minimizes pores, dark spots, lines, and wrinkles.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2176634
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$38.00

Loving it so far...My skin felt great...great sunscreen with safe ingredients....I'm not a fan of mineral sunscreen because it doesn't blend well onto the skin but to make it work I mix a little moisturizer or a chemical sunscreen
What it is: A silicone-free, mattifying mineral SPF 30 made with 22 percent zinc oxide (and without oxybenzone) for UVA/UVB and blue-light protection.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dryness, and Redness

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Zinc Oxide: A physical shield that effectively blocks and reflects UVA, UVB, and blue light rays to prevent visible signs of aging and pigmentation.
- Yellow Passion Fruit Seed Extract: Antioxidant action that supports skin‘s internal defense system to protect from pollution and free radical damage.
- Rice Starch: Soothes, absorbs oil, controls shine, and minimizes pore appearance.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, comes in recyclable packaging, and is reef safe.

What Else You Need to Know: This formula‘s non-nano, naturally derived zinc oxide offers broad-spectrum protection, while passion fruit extract—known for its antioxidant properties—supports the skin‘s natural defense against free radicals. Its rice starch leaves the skin mattified, helping to ensure your sunscreen stays put on oily skin.

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Size 1 oz · ITEM 1486752
COLOR: Fair [ 8 more colors ]
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$37.00

It has a mousse like texture, is sensitive skin safe, and has high spf mineral sunscreen....I love this stuff because it is mattifying over my sunscreen, lasts all day, has a light coverage that can be built up (you only need a pea size amount for a layer, this should last a long time), and as a primer it doesn't sink into my pores and make them huge
Coverage:
✔ Medium

Skin type:
✔ Normal
✔ Dry
✔ Combination
✔ Oily

Finish:
✔ Matte

What it is: A five-in-one long wear, vegan primer that can be used under (or instead of) foundation for smoother, brighter skin.

What it does:
This product hydrates, helps smooth fine lines, and works to correct dullness and enlarged pores. It provides lightweight, sheer coverage, while protecting your complexion with SPF 30. This formula also contains a triple-B complex to help brighten, smooth, and soften your skin.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is dermatologist-tested, vegan, and formulated without mineral oil, triclosan, and gluten.

Research results:
Immediately after application:
- 100% of women saw an improvement in surface texture of skin for smoother makeup application
- 97% of women felt smoother, softer skin

After 4 weeks:
- 94% of women said pores appeared less visible
- 91% of women said fine lines appeared minimized