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water resistant sunscreen

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Water-resistant sunscreens are a great option for people who want to protect themselves from the sun while spending some time in the water. These sunscreens are designed to keep working even if you get wet, and they're often easier to apply than regular sunscreens. Here are the best water-resistant sunscreens that are sure to make a splash.

tarteAmazonian Clay BB Tinted Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 20 Sunscreen

Size: 1.7 oz·ITEM: 759779

Color: Ivory - for ivory/fair complexions with beige undertones

2.6K Reviews


It gives a sheer to medium coverage, a natural finish (not too shiny, not too matte), and truly is water resistant and stays on all day. I use this with the Tarte Provocateur Pressed Powder on top, and it creates the most flawless, shine free finish I have ever had! ...Great so summer because it's light and you don't feel it on your face it's water proof and sweat proof. Covers nicely and matches my skin perfectly

✔ Normal
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Oily

What it is:
An oil-free, multitasking tinted moisturizer that hydrates, brightens, treats, and protects skin.

ShiseidoSynchro Skin Self-Refreshing Tint SPF 20

Size: 0.95 oz/ 30mL·ITEM: 2516177

Color: 215 Light Buna - balanced tone for lightest skin

1.7K Reviews


It's shine resistant and water resistant. It will also keep your skin hydrated for 24 hours. ...Has spf so you dont need anything extra ! Also its water proof and stays for long time

What it is: A skin tint formulated with hyaluronic acid to provide up to 24 hours of hydration, light coverage, and a fresh-, natural-looking finish that lasts.

Coverage: Light



SPF: 20

Highlighted Ingredients:
- High Content of Hyaluronic Acid and Other Skincare Ingredients: Provide a refreshing sensation, up to all-day hydration, and seamless application.
- ActiveForce™ Technology: Resists the effects of heat, humidity, oil, and facial movement.
- Responsive Sensory Technology: Adapts to skin's condition, tone, and texture for truer illumination.


But that’s the problem. The waterproof eyeliner and mascara get smudges. Under the eyes are get black. ...I loved this SPF, the tint didn’t leave a white cast and it makes my skin look luminous and healthy without being shiny. It’s not super water resistant so I’d wear it if I’m indoors and it makes a fantastic primer.

What it is: A mineral-based SPF that’s equal parts clean and silky, Sunvisor absorbs easily into skin and guards against UV rays for a dewy complexion.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

Skincare Concerns: Dryness and Dullness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Licorice: Brightening extract helps protect from discoloration after sun exposure.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Plumps and moisturizes for lasting hydration.
- Aloe Vera: Soothes irritation.

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


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. ...You really can't beat this price. I love the high spf, water resistance, and the fact that it's oil free!

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


I also really love that it’s sweat and water resistant for those hot summer days! Living in Florida, a good daily SPF is so important and this one is a hit! ...I also love how it is water resistant and sweat so perfect for running or swimming!

What it is: A next-gen daily SPF that’s universal and undetectable with a refreshing, cooling feel—it’s Supergoop!’s most powerful protection in their simplest formula ever.

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 .


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.


Not waterproof, but works ok...This is not water resistant at all; I wore it in the pool for an hour and got sunburned. ...It has a very light, pleasant scent that helps it not smell like sunscreen. You can feel it on your skin a bit, but not as much as lotion sunscreens and it doesn’t dry me out like spray sunscreens.

What it is: A lightweight, whipped, antioxidant-rich, reef-safe mousse with SPF 50 protection.

Formulation: Mousse

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Blue Sea Kale: A powerful antioxidant that helps protect the skin from free radicals.
- Coconut Oil: Provides conditioning and moisturizing benefits with its rich fatty acids, vitamins, and antioxidants that help fight damage-causing free radicals.
- Olive Fruit Extract: Rich in antioxidant polyphenols that help protect the skin from free-radical damage.

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


It’s a combination of chemical and physical sunscreen, it is water resistance for 40 mins. Has a sheer finish to it. ...It’s more water resistant than advertised.

What it is: A lightweight, daily, oil-free sunscreen lotion that protects against harmful UV rays, hydrates skin, and doubles as a face primer.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Formulation: Lightweight Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid: Delivers, attracts, and helps retain moisture.
- Spirulina Energy Essence: Converts sunlight to target factors that lead to dryness.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, and triclosan.

Supergoop!Unseen Sunscreen Body SPF 40

ITEM: 2677862

Size: 3.4 oz / 100 mL

177 Reviews


My favorite sunscreen...Supergoop’s Unseen Sunscreen Body SPF 40 is a game-changer. Its invisible finish, water-resistant formula, and effectiveness make it the best sunscreen I’ve ever used. ...It does have a bit of a chemical smell (no added fragrance) but the scent doesn’t linger after application. The sunscreen leaves a light sheen and a slightly greasy feeling, but the plus side is that it really is water resistant — the water beads right up on it.

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.

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

What Else You Need to Know: With a silky, nourishing, and easy-gliding, fa


This sunscreen is awesome. My favorite part about it is the water-resistance- I feel like I can go swimming with this on and still be protected. ...Beach sunscreen...So moisturizing and creamy, and love that it’s truly water resistant. Great for a beach day sunscreen

What it is: A facial sunscreen with a protective veil that becomes stronger when exposed to heat and water. Ocean-friendly, and free of oxybenzone and octinoxate.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Formulation: Cream

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.

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