Water-Resistant Face Sunscreen

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If you're looking for a facial sunscreen that's water-resistant, you've come to the right place. These sunscreens are designed to protect your skin from the sun's harmful rays while you're in the water or sweating. They're a great option for activities like swimming, snorkeling, or just playing on the beach.

tarteAmazonian Clay BB Tinted Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 20 Sunscreen

Size: 1.7 oz·ITEM: 1226489

Color: Medium - for light complexions with pink undertones

2.6K Reviews


But this one is highly water and sweat resistant, it won't come even after a few splashes of water at night when I wash my face at night. ...kinda caky. but is good with water and is better for special occasions than every day use

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✔ Combination

✔ Dry

✔ Oily

What it is:

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


The top twists and clicks into place so this is great to keep in my purse for on the go reapplications. I like that it is water and sweat resistant as well. It blends and absorbs well without whitecast....I also love how it is water resistant and sweat so perfect for running or swimming!

What it is: A next-gen daily sunscreen that’s universal & undetectable with a refreshing, cooling feel — our most powerful protection in our simplest formula.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Redness, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity

Formulation: Lightweight Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Cress Sprout Extract: Filters pollution and supports the skin barrier.
- Wild Butterfly Ginger Root Extract: Filters blue light and reduces the visible effects of free radicals.
- SPF 50: Clean chemical SPF that protects against UVA & UVB rays .


I've been searching for the water resistant sunscreen for a while and most of the sun screens, whether it's physical or not, water resistant or not, from high end to drugstore, somehow make me oil after a few hours or simply do not stay on my face because I always sweat so much in summer. ...My Forever Sunscreen...I was on the hunt for a sunscreen that didn't contain any harsh ingredients, didn't leave white residue on my face, was not greasy, and water/sweat resistant.

What it is:
A vitamin-enriched, oil-free, water- and sweat-resistant lotion that offers superior broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection.

What it is formulated to do:
Formulated for extreme conditions, Sun Guard forms a barrier of protection and stays on during intense physical activity in and out of the water so it won't run or drip into eyes. UVA and UVB absorbers—octinoxate, octisalate, and zinc oxide—screen harmful ultraviolet rays, while organic calendula flower soothes and comforts skin with natural calming properties.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates


Great Sunscreen, love that it's water resistant and hydrating. ...Peter Thomas Roth Max Clear Invisible Sunscreen...Plus as bonus have blurring effect.And Sweat and Water resistant up to 40 minuts.

What it is: An invisible, water-resistant sunscreen gel with broad-spectrum SPF 45 that visibly improves uneven texture and tone—for all skin types.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Broad-Spectrum SPF 45: Shields skin from UV rays with water-resistant protection.
- Vitamin E and Shea Butter: Hydrate and smooth the look of uneven texture.
- Bisabolol: Addresses the look of uneven tone while soothing skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone.


This sunscreen also has SFP 40 and is water and sweat resistant. ...Great bony sunscreen...Has some shiny ingredients make your skin look bright and healthy. 40 minutes water resistant would be a good choice for using at beach and outdoor activities.

What it is: A subtly shimmery body lotion with SPF 40 that helps give skin an all-over healthy glow while protecting it from UV rays.

Skin Type:
Normal, Dry, and Combination

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- White Stargrass: Protects from oxidative stress and provides a brightening effect.
- Coconut Alkanes: Lock in hydration and leave the skin with a silky, smooth finish.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is gluten-free, cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This whipped, airy lotion helps give the body a warm, soft glow and provides broad-spectrum protection.

COOLAClassic Body Lotion SPF 50

Size: 5 oz / 148 mL·ITEM: 2205490

Scent: Guava Mango

81 Reviews


I would say for Miami Beach day weather this is too light even though it’s spf 50 and water resistant. For off beach days in Toronto running errands and general short term sun exposure this works well. ...This incredible water-resistant formula not only provides broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection but also boasts antioxidants, making it an excellent choice for the sunny days ahead.

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.


Great for outdoor fun not good as daily face spf...This is great as a go out and play sunscreen not a daily morning SPF. It is water-resistant so it will be slightly sticky and not great for daily use on the face. ...BEST. SUNSCREEN. EVER....Water and sweat resistant. Worth every penny! Go to your local Sephora and get it..NOW!!!!

What it is: A weightless, non-aerosol sunscreen body spray that’s water- & sweat-resistant & leaves skin looking healthy and protected.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vitamin C: Stable form of vitamin C is easily absorbed and helps counteract free radical damage.
- Green Tea Extract: Naturally rich in antioxidant polyphenols that protect the skin from the damaging effect of free radicals.
- Acai Extract: Good source of vitamins A, C, and E, and omega 3, 6, and 6 fatty acids; this berry is a powerhouse of antioxidant protection.


It arrived today, and I was disappointed to see that the product is labeled as "Antioxidant Body Mist"-- not a face sunscreen as billed on the app. The instructions on the spray can do not indicate that this can be used on the face. ...Overall, much better and more luxurious than drugstore sunscreen, but quite the price hike.

What it is: A weightless, non-aerosol sunscreen body spray that’s water- & sweat-resistant & leaves skin looking healthy and protected..

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dryness, and Uneven Skin Tone

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vitamin C: Helps supports skin from free radical damage.
- Green Tea Extract: Rich in antioxidant polyphenols that protect the skin from the damaging effect of free radicals.
- Acai Extract: Acts as good source of vitamins A, C, and E, and omega 3, 6, and 6 fatty acids.

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


i love this spectrum sunscreen gifted by Dr Dennis Gross Skincare! i love how it is water resistant also. it is perfect for the summertime. it has SPF 50 which is a huge plus! ...I like that it is SPF 50 and is sweat/water resistant for those extra active days outdoors.

What it is: An all-physical, oil-free, and sweat- and water-resistant mineral sunscreen with a blendable, lightweight finish.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Zinc Oxide (Non-Nano): A mineral filter that scatters, reflects, and absorbs UVA and UVB rays to help protect skin from the sun.
- Tranexamic Acid: Reduces the appearance of dark spots and prevents new ones from forming while visibly improving overall skin tone.
- Hydrating Complex: A combination of three powerful humectants, including hyaluronic acid, replenishes internal hydration and helps plump the look of dehydrated fine lines.

Ingredient Call


Love that there’s no white cast or “sunscreen smell”. It leaves my face very dewy and is great under makeup. ...Great sunscreen!!!...I’m loving this sunscreen so far! It’s hydrating but isn’t too dewy just a natural finish.

What it is: A hydrating mineral SPF 30 moisturizer with antioxidants that protects skin against premature aging, dark spots and fine lines leaving no white cast.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Dullness, and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

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