Mini Sunscreens

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Mini Sunscreens.

If you're looking for a compact way to protect your skin from the sun's harmful rays, consider using a mini sunscreen. These small bottles of lotion or spray are designed to fit in your bag or purse and can be applied quickly and easily when you're out in the sun. Here are some great options for mini sunscreens available today.


It’s really convenient and easy to use, no white cast and isn’t greasy + doesn’t sting my eyes. minus one star for the price, the actual product looks like a mini size....So smooth, easy application, no residue. Wish I had tried sunscreen sticks sooner.

What it is: A clear sunscreen stick, with SPF 50+, that works over and under makeup for sun protection on the go.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Highlighted Ingredients:
- WetForce and HeatForce Technologies: Create an invisible, lightweight protective veil.
- SynchroShield™: Supports the protective layer upon exposure to heat, water, and sun.

What Else You Need to Know: This ocean-friendly formula offers UV protection for face and body. It glides on clear, under or over makeup, for easy, portable coverage on active, outdoor days. This stick is also free of oxybenzone and octinoxate and is compliant with Hawaii regulations.


Love the glow and brightening that this sunscreen gives. I now use it daily with only a tiny bit of CC cream with it....I originally got it as part of a minis pack, but rebought it because I love it! It has a slight tint and glow that makes it perfect for a no makeup look!

What it is:  A glowy tinted sunscreen that hydrates skin & primes for makeup with a radiant finish & broad spectrum SPF protection.

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: Provides 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-


Love this sunscreen! Super super light weight and doesn't leave a white cast, also has a very tiny tiny sunscreen scent but smells good! ...Size is tiny though since it’s only 20ml. It’s pricey but I like enough to buy the full size.

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: Increases hydration levels, resulting in a more even skin texture.

- Red Algae: Helps protect against blue light emitted by electronic devices.

- Frankincense: Provides a soothing effect.


Great product, just use a tiny amount...There are things to note when using this though, make sure your face is moisturized and only use a tiny amount. Like a really tiny amount, I just tap my finger on the cream then tap in on my face then blend. ...I have fair sensitive skin. This sunscreen didn't hurt the areas of my face that can feel like they are being burned by other sunscreens.

What it is: A bestselling green-to-beige SPF cream that rapidly neutralizes visible redness, evens the appearance of skin tone, and has a natural-looking finish.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily


I purchased this one specifically because I wanted a mineral sunscreen for my face. I bought the mini size to bring with me to Mexico. ...I am allergic to chemical sunscreen and can only use mineral sunscreen. This is my favorite out of all the sunscreens I have tried.

What it is: A mineral, mattifying tinted sunscreen that smooths skin's appearance, primes for makeup & prevents visible signs of aging with broad spectrum SPF.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

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

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

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


Best Sunscreen!...This is my favourite sunscreen ever! I have tried a lot of sunscreens but this is amazing and I just bought my second bottle. ...If you don't screw it all the way back on, yes, it will leak! Minus one star for the white-centric shade range.

What it is:
A daytime sunscreen that protects against UV rays, prevents the appearance of dark spots and premature signs of aging, and protects from discomfort and redness.

What it is formulated to do:
Perfect multiprotection for the city. Effective and invisible on the skin, this UV 50 sunscreen protects against the harmful effects of UV rays, free radicals, and pollution to preserve youth, luminosity, and even tone of the skin. The powerful formula helps prevent the formation of dark spots while maintaining healthy-looking skin.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens


this one has been my best friend. just my face burns and ive tried many different face sunscreens and my face will either still burn or ill get a rash and break out bad too. but with this one, i use everyday and no breakouts, no rash, and im not burning at all. its a tiny bit greasy but that may be because i do use a moisturizer lol i cant live without my moisturizer:)...It still appears greasy and leaves my face shiny but it's sunscreen--they all do that! However, unlike regular sunscreens or face sunscreens, this didn't make me break out!

What it is:
A face cream that provides a high level of protection against both UVA and UVB radiation.

What it is formulated to do:
Clinique's innovative SolarSmart™ complex triggers an antiaging repair process while at once providing skin with a high level of defense from the aging and burning effects of UVA and UVB rays. The formulation also includes a boost of antioxidants to shield skin from environmental aggressors.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens

What else you need to know:
Gentle enough for sensitive skins, this product is water- and sweat-resistant, oil-free, non-acnegenic, and dermatologist tested.


better than unseen sunscreen!!...Im a sunscreen freak and I honestly prefer this over the Unseen sunscreen. ...Decent Sunscreen...The smell is fresh and not overwhelming like most sunscreens. Quick Disclaimer: There seems to be a lot of essential oils listed in the ingredients.

What it is:  A fast-absorbing, non-greasy sunscreen face & body lotion that hydrates skin & is water- & sweat-resistant for 80 minutes.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Formulation: Lotion

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Sunflower Extract: Rich in beta carotene and helps protect your skin from external environmental elements.


Highly recommend. The only minus would be is the white cast, but if you take your time work it into your skin you should be fine...At home only sunscreen...It is not sheer, very white and parts will stick to your eyebrows. Compared to other sunscreens at Sephora you get more product for the same price, some good ingredients.

What it is: A sheer 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: Dark Spots, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sunflower Shoot Extract: A powerful ingredient that helps neutralize free radicals and exhibits strong anti-glycation properties.
- Astaxanthin-rich Algae Extract: A potent antioxidant that provides defense from oxidative damage.
- Raspberry Seed Oil: Offers antioxidant protection from damaging environmental aggressors.


Fantastic Facial Sunscreen!...Oh my GOSH this sunscreen stays put. This product applies like a dream: it goes on light, dries instantly, and leaves your skin feeling matte and poreless without that sunscreen white cast. ...This is my favorite sunscreen I’ve ever tried. Most make me look so oily and gross, I’ve tried everything from supergoop unseen sunscreen to la roche posay sunscreens and this is the only one that has a truly matte finish.

What it is: An oil-free, lightweight moisturizer that minimizes the appearance of pores and controls oil, shine, and visible pores.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness, Pores, and Acne and Blemishes

Formulation: Lightweight Lotion

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Oil-trapping Microspheres: Reduce shine by absorbing oil, obscuring reflection, and scattering light.
- Avocado and African Yellow Wood Bark Extracts: Help control oil and reduce oiliness over time while tightening the appearance of pores.
- Chemical Sunscreens: Provide broad-spectrum UVA/UVB SPF 45 protection.

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“I've been looking for a gentle sunscreen that doesn't break me out. I've been using this Juice Beauty SPORT one for a few days and so far, so good”
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“Does still smell like sunscreen but whatever. Tried layering with other skincare and no issues with separation or pilling. 100% would recommend; only downside is bottle is small”
Healthy Sunscreen
“I like that this can be used as a moisturizer and a sunscreen! It’s not greasy or heavy, absorbs and leaves your face feeling great like a good moisturizer should”
Outdoor Sunscreen
“One of my favourite facial sunscreens. It’s perfect in my opinion. I have no complaints other than a smallish bottle for the price”
Tan Sunscreen
“ - Oily texture: I agree, the texture can be off-putting. Most sunscreen are more creamy in texture. Personally, I think the texture of this particular sunscreen prevents the dreaded pilling that most heavier sunscreens cause”
Liquid Sunscreen
“Didn't realize it was tinted (oops) but it ended up playing nicely with my skin. Only tried with liquid makeup on top but it didn't ruin my foundation”
Transparent Sunscreen
“This is my favourite sunscreen ever! I have tried a lot of sunscreens but this is amazing and I just bought my second bottle”
Travel Sunscreen
“This is my favourite sunscreen ever! I have tried a lot of sunscreens but this is amazing and I just bought my second bottle”
matte sunscreen
“My absolute favorite mineral sunscreen. Unlike other mineral sunscreens this one is easy to apply, weightless and is not shiny at all”