7 Best Reef-Safe Sunscreens

Top 7 Reef-Safe Sunscreens

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Reef Safe Sunscreen SPF ( Friendly Mineral Sunblock From Reef Repair 4 Fl. Oz)
Product Highlights:
  • revolutionary sun cream :: moisturizing reef safe sunscreen spf 50, waterproof for up to 80 minutes whether in the sand, sun, sea or surf. strong broad spectrum mineral based sun protection from uva / uvb rays to help protect you from sun burn and dna damage. pa++++
  • coral reef safety :: reef repair sun cream is a (non nano) zinc oxide based reef safe sunscreen that is 100% oxybenzone free, octinoxate free & completely chemical free. safe for marine and aquatic life including our delicate coral reefs, guaranteed to protect!
  • ingredient safety :: reef repair sunscreens are 100% paraben free, silicone free & titanium dioxide free, providing proven sun & skin safety for you and your family. our a+ grade cosmetic (non nano) zinc oxide sunblock gives you the strongest mineral sun cream uv protection available. daily application is now fun and easy.
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Reef Safe Sunscreen SPF ( Friendly Mineral Sun Cream From Reef Repair 4 Fl. Oz)
Product Highlights:
  • revolutionary sun cream :: moisturizing spf 30+ reef safe sunscreen, waterproof for up to 80 minutes whether in the sand, sun, sea or surf. strong broad spectrum protection from both uva / uvb rays to protect against from sun burn and dna damage. pa+++
  • coral reef safety :: reef repair sun cream is a (non nano) zinc oxide based reef safe sunscreen that is 100% oxybenzone free, octinoxate free & completely chemical free. safe for marine and aquatic life including our delicate coral reefs, guaranteed to protect.
  • ingredient safety :: reef repair sunscreens are 100% paraben free, silicone free and titanium dioxide free, providing proven safety for you and your family. our a+ grade cosmetic (non nano) zinc oxide sunblock gives you the strongest mineral based uv protection available whilst playing in the sun. daily application is now fun and easy!
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Sun Bum Original SPF ( Moisturizing UVA/UVB Sunscreen With Vitamin E | 8 Oz)
Product Highlights:
  • original spf 30 sunscreen lotion . this is the stuff we use every day. its the formula that started it all. people say it smells like summer. we like that. whether were spending a lazy day at the beach or just hangin out, our original formula is definitely our fav.
  • moisturizing sun protection. dermatologist and sonny approved, this non-comedogenic sunscreen delivers uva/uvb protection and is packed with vitamin e. our oil-free, water-resistant and reef friendly spf 30 lotion is great for all skin types.
  • how to use. 15 minutes before sun exposure, apply liberally to all areas of the skin and avoid the eye area. for best results, reapply after 80 minutes of swimming or sweating. sonnys tip: apply every 2 hours for maximum sun protection.
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Sun Bum Original SPF ( Moisturizing UVA/UVB Sunscreen With Vitamin E | 6 Oz)
Product Highlights:
  • original spf 30 sunscreen spray . this is the stuff we use every day. the sunscreen that started it all and smells like summer. we wanted a sunscreen to protect those who live and love in the sun, so we made it.
  • moisturizing sun protection. dermatologist and sonny approved, this non-comedogenic sunscreen delivers uva/uvb protection and is packed with vitamin e. our oil-free, water-resistant and reef friendly spf 30 spray is great for all skin types.
  • how to use. 15 minutes before sun exposure, apply liberally to all areas of the skin and avoid the eye area. for best results, reapply after 80 minutes of swimming or sweating. sonnys tip: apply every 2 hours for maximum sun protection.
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Kokua Sun Care Hawaiian ( Minutes Water Resistance)
Product Highlights:
  • hawaii's premium high performance natural zinc sunscreen spf 50 with 25% non-nano zinc oxide, highest percentage on the market, uva/uvb broad spectrum, physical mineral sunscreen offers maximum protection, 80 minutes water resistant, sweat resistant, waterproof, rubs in clear like a moisturizing lotion, not greasy, not sticky.
  • hawaiian superfood for your skin made with 23 antioxidant ingredients, 7 of which are powerful hawaii-grown ones that neutralize free radicals, moisturize, and nourish the skin: konared hawaiian coffee fruit extract, hawaiian spirulina, kukui nut oil, macadamia nut oil, plumeria extract, organic noni juice, and noni honey.
  • reef safe & marine safe no oxybenzone or octinoxate banned in hawaii, no other chemical sunscreens or any of the 30+ known marine toxic ingredients identified by scientists, like parabens and phenoxyethanol. this product is also 'palau reef safe' and therefore meets the world's strictest national standard.
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Thinksport Safe Sunscreen SPF ( SPF 50+ (3 Ounce))
Product Highlights:
  • first sunscreen to pass whole foods premium care requirements and top-rated by ewg since creation in 2010 with a 1 rating. recipient of a tremendous amount of awards
  • free of biologically harmful chemicals like avobenzone, oxybenzone, paraben, phthalates, paba, 1,4 dioxane, and uv chemical absorbers
  • highly effective with an spf at 50+. highest level of water resistance per the fda (80-minute water resistance) and broad-spectrum coverage for uva and uvb
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Sun Bum Mineral SPF ( Sunscreen With UVA/UVB Protection | 3 Oz)
Product Highlights:
  • mineral spf 50 sunscreen lotion. some of us like to go au naturel. our natural, zinc-based mineral sunscreen sits on top of your skin to block sun, leaving a matte finish with broad spectrum spf 50 protection from uva/uvb rays.
  • chemical free sunscreen. our zinc-based mineral collection was created for your lounging and earth loving pleasure. lightweight and silky, this sun bum collection is sure to leave your skin feeling clean, natural and protected!
  • how to use. apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. reapply after 80 minutes of swimming or sweating and every 2 hours. sonnys tip: a white tint is normal, as this rad screen sits on top of your skin as opposed to absorbing into your skin!

April Crawford

April has over a decade’s experience writing reviews for consumer appliances. Chief writer and editor for appliances at WhatRocksAndWhatSucks.com, right now April is based out of small but beautiful beach-overlooking apartment in the sunny San Diego where she grew up. Reach her at aprilcrawford@wraws.com.