Safe Sunscreen: Top 6 Picks

6 Safest Sunscreens

It’s hard to find a safe sunscreen in the stores these days.  Unfortunately, many of the mainstream sunscreen brands are loaded with harmful chemicals.  These chemicals are not only harmful for us but also for our children’s little developing bodies.  It is wise to stay away from as many of these toxins as possible.

Sunscreen ingredients such as oxybenzonebenzophenoneoctocrylene, or octyl methoxycinnamate have been shown to increase the risk of skin cancer.

Malignant melanoma has been found more frequently in sunscreen users compared to non-users in some studies. (Source)

Below is a list of sunscreens that have the safest ingredients.

Safe Sunscreen: Top 6 Picks

kiss my face safe sunscreen

Kiss My Face Natural Mineral Sunscreen with Hydresia, SPF 40

Price: $12.20 for 3 oz.

You can purchase it HERE.

EGW Rating: 1 (0 best score, 10 worst score)

Ingredients: Aqua, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Oleosomes, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Stearalkonium Hectorite, Propylene Carbonate, Silica, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin-E), Ergocalciferol (Vitamin-D), Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin-C), Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Extract, Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract, Sodium Chloride, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin

Description: 

  • Enriched with hydresia for ultra moisturizing water resistant
  • Fights signs of aging
  • Gluten free, paraben free, phthalate free, vegan friendly, no animal testing

 

 

loving naturals safe sunscreen

Loving Naturals Clear Body Sunscreen, SPF 30+

Price: $21.99 for 4.3 oz.

You can purchase it HERE.

EGW Rating: 1 (0 best score, 10 worst score)

Ingredients: Active Ingredient: Non-Nano Zinc Oxide – 24.7% Ingredients: Grape Seed Oil, Organic Sunflower Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglycerides (from Coconut Oil), Organic Beeswax, Stearic Acid (from Palm Oil), Organic Honey, Sea Salt, Purified Water

Description: 

  • 100% Natural/Organic Ingredients
  • Highly Rated for Safety by the EWG!
  • Broad Spectrum Protection UVA/UVB
  • Cruelty Free & Gluten Free
  • Water Resistant

 

 

coral safe sunscreen

Coral Safe SPF 50 Sunscreen Lotion

Price: $20.90 for 5.4 oz.

You can purchase it HERE.

EGW Rating: 1 (0 best score, 10 worst score)

Ingredients: Zinc Oxide (22.5%), Titanium Dioxide (6%), Deionized Water, Sunflower Oil, Lecithin, Coconut Oil, Glycerine, Xanthan Gum, Green Tea Extract, Jojoba Oil, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Shea Butter, Eucalyptus Oil

Description: 

  • All Natural, Biodegradable, Reef Friendly, with GREEN TEA, a powerful sunscreen!


 

raw elements safe sunscreen

RAW ELEMENTS USA ECO FORMULA, SPF 30+

Price: $18.99 for 3 oz.

You can purchase it HERE.

EGW Rating: 1 (0 best score, 10 worst score)

Ingredients: Active Ingredient: Zinc Oxide 23%
Natural Ingredients: Organic Sunflower Oil, Organic Green Tea, Organic Black Tea, Organic Hemp Seed Oil, Organic Cocoa Butter, All Natural Mango Butter, Organic Beeswax, All Natural Rosemary Oil Extract, All Natural Vitamin E ***All Ingredients Marked Organic Are USDA Certified Organic.

Description: All Natural and free of all the bad stuff, this formula boasts balanced Physical UV protection through our unique Organic Eco-Shield Performance Technology. As a performance driven sunscreen, it is very water resistant beyond 80 minutes, yet so gentle and moisturizing it is perfect for our young ones! Packed with biologically active antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and extracts, it continues protecting our skin long after environmental exposure.

 

 

think baby safe sunscreen

ThinkBaby Sunscreen Benefiting Livestrong, SPF 50+

Price: $14.65 for 3 oz.

You can purchase it HERE.

EGW Rating: 1 (0 best score, 10 worst score)

Ingredients: Active Ingredient: Zinc Oxide 20% (Non-nano) Inactive Ingredients: PURIFIED WATER, ALOE BARBADENSIS LEAF JUICE, CAPRIC CAPRYLIC TRIGLYCERIDES, SORBITAN STEARATE (COCONUT BASED), PINE WOOD RESIN, VEGETABLE GLYCERIN, DIMETHICONE, HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL, MAGNESIUM SULFATE (EPSOM SALT), SUNFLOWER OIL, JOJOBA OIL, ASCORBIC ACID (VITAMIN C), TOCOPHEROLS (VITAMIN E), OLIVE OIL, RASPBERRY SEED OIL, CRANBERRY SEED OIL, HYALURONIC ACID (MADE FROM VEGETABLE), PAPAYA

Description: 

  • Broadspectrum UVA/UBB protection; SPF 50+; Water resistant
  • No biologically harmful chemicals; No Parabens or PABA; No animal testing
  • Mineral based sunscreen (active ingredient Zinc Oxide) applies nearly clear and not oily

 

Badger Baby safe sunscreen

Badger Baby Sunscreen, Chamomile & Calendula, SPF 30+

Price: $25.90 for both

You can purchase it HERE.

EGW Rating: 1 (0 best score, 10 worst score)

Ingredients: Active Sunscreen Ingredient: Non-Nano, Uncoated Zinc Oxide 18.75%

Other Sunscreen Ingredients: *Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil, *Cera Alba (Organic Beeswax), CO2Extracts of *Hippophae Rhamnoides (Organic Seabuckthorn), and *Calenduls Officinalis (Organic Calendula), *Anthemis Nobilis (Organic Chamomile) Essential Oil, and Tocopherol (Sunflower Vitamin E).

* = Certified Organic

Description: 

  • This is the perfect combo for the little ones on those hot summer days.
  • Baby Sunscreen SPF 30+ has certified Organic base of Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Beeswax, Jojoba & Cocoa Butter is ultra-moisturizing and soothing.
  • Our Baby Sunscreen has the mild scent of Chamomile and Calendula, and can be used by the whole family!
  • Water Resistant for 40 minutes; biodegradable.
  • Pediatrician tested & approved safe for little ones.

 

 

 

 

 

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