Chemical-Free Sunscreens for Natural Sun Protection
Burt’s Bees Chemical-Free Sunscreen with Hemp Seed Oil SPF 15
In addition to natural titanium dioxide (in nature, it’s known as a mineral called rutile) to reflect the sun’s rays, this 100 percent natural sunscreen contains anti-inflammatory botanical ingredients to soothe parched and irritated skin. It contains hemp seed oil, wheatgrass, calendula, and goldenseal to prevent irritations, and doesn’t have harmful compounds like parabens, phthalates, or sulfates. ($15, Burt’s Bees)
DDF Organic Sun Protection SPF 30
This organic sunscreen uses both zinc oxide and titanium dioxide to provide the ultimate prevention against burning and aging. It also contains antioxidants to defend skin from damaging free radicals. ($32, DDF Skincare)
Nature’s Gate Mineral Sportblock SPF 20
With a soft, dry finish that won’t leave you sticky or run in your eyes, Nature’s Gate Mineral Sportblock is paraben-free, fragrance-free, water-resistant and perfect for active lifestyles and outdoor activities.
SkinCeuticals Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50
This sheer, mattifying, tinted sunscreen is the perfect solution for daily sun protection. The paraben-free formula won’t clog pores or irritate even sensitive skin, and it absorbs instantly. ($30, SkinStore)
TRUE Natural Broad Spectrum Neutral Sunscreen SPF 50
This is the perfect sunscreen for families, since it’s water resistant for busy kids and is effective the moment it’s applied—no waiting, like you do with chemical sunscreens. It's also unscented for those who hate the typical sunscreen smell. ($17.99, True Natural)
Elta MD UV Physical SPF 41
JĀSÖN Sunbrellas Chemical Free Sun Block SPF 30+
So gentle it can be used on infants and adults with sensitive skin, JASON’s chemical-free sunblock is also free of parabens and fragrances.