sunscreen for swimming

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If you're a beachgoer or poolgoer, you know that the summer months are the season for sun exposure. If you're going to the beach or the pool this summer, you'll need to protect your skin from the sun's harmful rays. One of the best and simplest ways to do so, is with a sunscreen.

tarteBB blur tinted moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Sunscreen

Size: 1 fl oz/ 30 mL·ITEM: 2413045

Color: Mahogany - very deep skin with a balance of warm & cool undertones

3.6K Reviews

$42.00

I don't wear makeup at all, never have, not good with it, one day I went inside sephora and asked, what can wear on my face to cover me from the sun and give me a bit of perfection, and they gave me this....well I use it everyday now, it's amazing, I wake up put it on, I swim, I sweat, I sleep, it last all day...I use this to go to the pool or beach, because it's light enough for being out in the sun, but enough coverage for me to run errands before or after....perfect for pool and beach

What it is: A revolutionary matte, tinted moisturizer with SPF 30 for a no-makeup look.

Coverage: Medium

Finish:
Matte

Formulation:
Liquid

SPF: 30

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Amazonian Clay: Delivers better, longer, truer wear.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Intensely hydrates.
- Vitamin E: Is a natural preservative with soothing, emollient, and antioxidant properties.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, mineral oil, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclocarban, and triclosan. It is also gluten-free and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This skincare-infused multitasker with broad-spectrum SPF 30 delivers medium coverage with a blurred matte fi

tarteAmazonian Clay BB Tinted Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 20 Sunscreen

Size: 1.7 oz·ITEM: 759811

Color: Tan - for medium complexions with yellow undertones

2.6K Reviews

$42.00

Its also great at the beach and I use it for my sunscreen; it works all day....I live in socal next to the beach, so i was trying to find a bb cream for those beach days. after a loooonng search, i fell in love with this one!!


✔ Normal

✔ Combination

✔ Dry

✔ Oily


What it is:

A tinted moisturizer and “no-makeup” makeup must-have for healthy-looking skin.

COOLAClassic Body Lotion SPF 50

Size: 5 oz / 148 mL·ITEM: 2205490

Scent: Guava Mango

81 Reviews

$28.00

I also feel like most sunscreens are bad for my lungs. This sunscreen is more natural and I don't mind putting it on. ...Overall, I’m really pleased with this sunscreen lotion. I definitely see myself bringing it to the beach or the pool with me this summer.

What it is: A water-resistant sunscreen lotion with antioxidants and broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection for sheer, lightweight coverage.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Raspberry Seed Oil, Buriti Oil, Meadowfoam Seed Oil, and Prickly Pear Extract: Fight free radicals and nourish skin.
- Safflower Oleosomes (Plant-Derived Encapsulation Technology): Optimize the formula’s efficacy.

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

COOLAClassic Body Organic Sunscreen Spray SPF 50-70

ITEM: 2334332

Size: 6 oz / 177 mL Fragrance-Free SPF 50

135 Reviews

$28.00

It is water-resistant for up to 80 minutes, which is great for swimming or sweating. It is fragrance-free, which isn't usually my preference but is good for my youngest son’s generally sensitive skin. ...Great sunscreen spray...As it is water resistant for 80 minutes, it is good enough for swimming in the pool under the sun. I can’t leave my house without having it sprayed in summer!

What it is: A lightweight, fast-absorbing non-aerosol spray with water-resistant, broad-spectrum UVA/UVB sun protection.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Formulation: Lightweight Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Raspberry Seed Oil, Buriti Oil, Meadowfoam Seed Oil, and Prickly Pear Extract: Fight free radicals and nourish skin.
- Safflower Oleosomes (Plant-Derived Encapsulation Technology): Optimize the formula’s efficacy.

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

$38.00

This sunscreen is the epitome of summer! It smells amazing and leaves skin with a nice glow that is perfect for the beach. ...Love this sunscreen!...Its not as heavy as lotion sunscreen and makes my skin feel hydrated and bouncy - perfect for a beach vacation.

What it is: An SPF 50 broad spectrum dry body oil that visibly brightens and nourishes without feeling greasy, and leaves a gorgeous, shimmering glow.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Patauá Oil: Helps oil quickly absorb for soft-feeling skin.

- Pongamia Seed Extract: Protects with powerful antioxidants.

- Mica: Responsibly sourced golden mica provides an instant glow.


What Else You Need to Know: With the ultimate Rio Radiance™ glow, this SPF 50 broad spectrum sunscreen deeply nourishes and protects skin from environmental aggressors, and is water resistant for up to 40 minutes. Golden mica instantly adds a gorgeous shimmer. Bask in the beachy and nostalgic Cheirosa 87 sce

Supergoop!Unseen Sunscreen Body SPF 40

ITEM: 2677862

Size: 3.4 oz / 100 mL

194 Reviews

$42.00

I love using this all over my body before I head to swim. This stays in my gym bag all the time....A must have in your beach bag!...It also looks so cute and aesthetic in my beach bag! I wore it all day at the beach and didn’t get a sunburn I’m so thankful that this came out!

What it is: A 100 percent invisible, weightless, and scentless sunscreen with broad-spectrum SPF plus skincare benefits, specially formulated for the body.


Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily


Skincare Concerns: Dryness


Formulation: Liquid


Highlighted Ingredients:

- Olive Leaf and Fruit Extracts: Retain moisture, soothe skin, and reinforce skin’s natural barrier.

- A Plant-Derived Emollient: Delivers moisture to skin without any greasy feel.

- Fluid Elastomers: Wrap skin in an ultrasoft, weightless layer of protection.

$26.00

I love how it’s so convenient because you literally just spray it on and on top of that my skin actually feels so good it’s not oily or sticky how it usually is when I use other sunscreen. I also love how it’s packed with lots of good ingredients like sea moss, avocado oil and hylauronic acid so it’s nice and moisturizing which is perfect for a day out in the sun or a day at the beach and to top it off it’s literally water resistant for up to 80 minutes so if you take a quick swim at the beach you’re good because Winnie Harlow outdid herself with this one!...An Amazing Sunscreen Mist!...I cannot wait to head to the pool and the beach this summer and feel protected from head to toe!

What it is: A nourishing and weightless allover body mist with broad-spectrum UV protection that hydrates and protects with a skin-like finish.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Redness, and Dullness

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sea Moss: Is a nutrient-rich seaweed that supports a strong moisture barrier.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Visibly firms, replenishes, and hydrates skin.
- Vitamin C: Visibly brightens, revealing radiant-, even-looking skin.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This lightweight SPF body mist features sea moss

$32.00

Although it works and my skin isn’t irritated, I don’t think I will use this as my daily sunscreen and keep it for beach/pool usage. I have combo acne prone skin and...I didn't give it 5 stars because it isn't water resistant, but I will use it on days I don't plan to swim

What it is: A daily invisible mineral sunscreen that hydrates, primes makeup, and blocks daytime stressors without leaving a white cast.


Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily


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


Highlighted Ingredients:
- Zinc Oxide: A natural mineral that physically blocks and reflects UVA/UVB rays.

- Ectoin: A moisturizing molecule that protects skin from external aggressors.

- Butterfly Ginger Extract: A moisturizing molecule that protects skin from external aggressors.

$46.00

It’s gentle and provided the coverage I needed for the beach for my face. I have sensitive, oily and acne prone skin so sunscreens can be tricky. ...It will be an amazing sunscreen to bring to the beach in summer time. HydraKate ​Illuminating SPF 50+ Drops to use.

What it is: A lightweight, fast-absorbing sun protection packed with skincare benefits that applies with no white cast.


Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily


Skincare Concerns: Dryness


Highlighted Ingredients:
- 24.5% Non-Nano Zinc Oxide: Forms a physical barrier on skin to reflect harmful UV rays.

- Ectoin: Protects skin from damage and adds a boost of hydration.

- Sheer Mineral Pigments: A universal tint that adds radiance and visibly evens out skin tone.


Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents

$47.00

It is not water resistant so I don’t recommend it for the pool or beaches....GREAT for working out or swimming...My face was never left dry after removal like other sunscreens.

What it is: A lightweight, fast-absorbing facial sunscreen with SPF 50+ that delivers a matte finish and helps protect skin from UVA/UVB rays and pollution.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots and Fine Lines and Wrinkles

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vitamin E: Minimizes the look of pores.
- Sunscreen Actives (Avobenzone 3%, Homosalate 10.7%, Octisalate 6%, and Oxybenzone 3.9%): Help protect skin from UV rays.

What Else You Need to Know: This noncomedogenic sunscreen is formulated with effective UVA/UVB technology to target signs of aging and deliver the benefits that come with sun safety, while pollution protection helps defend against fr

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