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Neutrogena® Beach Defense® Water + Sun Protection Sunscreen Lotion Broad Spectrum Spf 70

BY NEUTROGENA #8 in Body Sunscreen

4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars67%
  • 4 Stars24%
  • 3 Stars7%
  • 2 Stars1%
  • 1 Star1%
4.54 / 5 based on 1,599 Reviews

Description

Benefits

Our oil-free sunscreen helps protect against the signs of sun damage while you’re having a fun day at the beach.This fan-favorite line is fast absorbing and lightweight, while providing beach-strength broad spectrum UVA/UVB sun protection. So you can easily protect your family’s skin from harsh outdoor summer elements while remaining active.

  • Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB
  • Water resistant (80 minutes)
  • Oil free
  • PABA free
  • Lightweight, fast absorbing

HOW TO USE

  • apply generously 15 minutes before sun exposure
  • reapply:
    • after 80 minutes of swimming or sweating
    • immediately after towel drying
    • at least every 2 hours
  • Sun Protection Measures: Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a sunscreen with a Broad Spectrum SPF value of 15 or higher and other sun protection measures including:
    • limit time in the sun, especially from 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
    • wear long-sleeved shirts, pants, hats, and sunglasses
    • children under 6 months of age: Ask a doctor

Active ingredients

Avobenzone 3%, Homosalate 10%, Octisalate 5%, Octocrylene 4.5%, Oxybenzone 4%.

Inactive ingredients

Water, Styrene/acrylates Copolymer, Dimethicone, Potassium Cetyl Phosphate, Benzyl Alcohol, Silica, Diethylhexyl 2,6-naphthalate, Dimethicone/peg-10/15 Crosspolymer, Trisiloxane, Cetyl Dimethicone, Beeswax, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sodium Polyacrylate, Xanthan Gum, Ethylhexyl Stearate, Acrylates/c12-22 Alkyl Methacrylate Copolymer, Behenyl Alcohol, Trideceth-6, Disodium EDTA, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Fragrance.

Drug Facts

Active ingredients

Avobenzone 3%, Homosalate 10%, Octisalate 5%, Octocrylene 4.5%, Oxybenzone 4%.

Purpose

Sunscreen

Uses 
helps prevent sunburn 
if used as directed with other sun protection measures (see Directions), decreases the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging caused by the sun

Warnings: For external use only. 
Do not use on damaged or broken skin 
When using this product keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove. 
Stop use and ask a doctor if rash occurs 
Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions: 
apply generously 15 minutes before sun exposure reapply:after 80 minutes of swimming or sweating immediately after towel drying at least every 2 hours Sun Protection Measures: Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a sunscreen with a Broad Spectrum SPF value of 15 or higher and other sun protection measures including: limit time in the sun, especially from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. wear long-sleeved shirts, pants, hats, and sunglasses children under 6 months of age: Ask a doctor

Other information 
protect this product from excessive heat and direct sun 
may stain some fabrics

Inactive ingredients

Water, styrene/acrylates copolymer, dimethicone, potassium cetyl phosphate, benzyl alcohol, silica, diethylhexyl 2,6-naphthalate, dimethicone/PEG-10/15 crosspolymer, trisiloxane, cetyl dimethicone, beeswax, ethylhexylglycerin, sodium polyacrylate, xanthan gum, ethylhexyl stearate, acrylates/C12-22 alkyl methacrylate copolymer, behenyl alcohol, trideceth-6, disodium EDTA, glyceryl stearate, PEG-100 stearate, caprylyl glycol, chlorphenesin, fragrance.

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Top Questions See all 39 Q&A

  • Is it sweat proof? My husband works outside in Florida, s...2 Answers
  • Is this okay to use on the face? Does it work well under ...1 Answers
  • can anyone tell me if this makes your skin feel oily afte...4 Answers
Neutrogena® Beach Defense® Water + Sun Protection Sunscreen Lotion Broad Spectrum Spf 70
Neutrogena® Beach Defense® Water + Sun Protection Sunscreen Lotion Broad Spectrum Spf 70
Reviews (1599)
Q&A (8)
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REVIEWS
Tamar K.
8 reviews
best Sunlotion ever, i've been using this produkt since last summer and im really thankful that Neutrogena really saved my skin, because everytime i used another sunscreen lotion my skin felt really oily and i'm super thankful for this super produkt. THANKS NEUTROGENA!! :)
Jan I.
Sault Sainte Marie
4 reviews
I have very pale skin and the SPF 70 of Neutrogena Beach Defense keeps me from burning no matter how long I am under the suns rays. It goes on easily and has a pleasant fragrance.
Gogirlph M.
11 reviews
A sister brought it with her when we went to a beach one time. The first thing that greeted me  when I opened it was its fresh scent. It definitely worked considering that we stayed out for almost the whole day. It also helps that it didn't feel heavy at all. 
Allison S.
Simi Valley, CA
4 reviews
Despite poor rates on EWG, this is my favorite sunblock. It's easy to rub in (a huge plus), it's not greasy, and it does its job! I've tried other formulas and they are either difficult to rub in or greasy, so I will continue to use this brand of sunscreen!
Mileidy I.
Doral, FL
31 reviews
este protector solar es la gloria su filtro de proteccion solar de 70 es magico siempre lo uso cada vez que voy a la playa y me encanta su fragancia nunca he pasado malos ratos con el sol porque neutrogena hace el trabajo me despreocupo porque neutrogena me cuida
Rita A.
22 reviews
Remover a maquiagem com apenas um lenço? Eles disseram que não era possível. Por isso criamos os Lenços de Limpeza Deep Clean, que removem delicadamente até a maquiagem mais resistente.
Claire J.
4 reviews
Its inexspensive. It has a broad spectrum from sun protection the spf 70 rating is great however it can make my face a little sensitive however it's great that's it's water resistant
jennifer d.
2 reviews
Neutrogena Beach Defence Sunscreen with SPF 70 is an excellent product! It provides long lasting and effective protection from the sun. It is light weight, non greasy and smells great too! The perfect product for a day of fun in the sun.
Kristin K.
15 reviews
Not oily, very clean feel. Felt very safe with high SPF. Nicely sized. I purchased it at boots on my way to the beach. I shared it with my friends and found it very effective. I will keep using it over and over. I recommend it to others.
Clodia C.
5 reviews
very protective , was recomanded by my doctor because i have a very sensible type of skin, a gentile and moist cream that has meet my expectations .buy it froom boots pharmacy
Emily M.
Fayetteville, NC
210 reviews
What is this lotions scent? Also, is it a body sunscreen or just faces?
Hannah S.
Huntington, WV
147 reviews
Does SPF 70 really work? I've been skeptic about the higher the SPF, the less it works. I know Neutrogena is a trusted brand and loved by many, I'm just wanting to make sure before I buy it for vacation.
wendy m.
Ligonier, IN
68 reviews
can anyone tell me if this makes your skin feel oily after putting it on?
Nikki D.
Rincon, GA
249 reviews
Does this really work?
Elizabeth D.
104 reviews
Is it sweat proof? My husband works outside in Florida, so in the summer he sweats a lot. I want to make sure he isn't going to sweat this off.

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