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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)
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REVIEWS
Kali C.
Omaha, NE
24 reviews
This is the best sunscreen you will find. It doesn’t leave your skin oily, yet it feels thick enough to be protecting you. I am prone to burns but kept this on during spring break in Florida and left with no redness! 
Angelita V.
Bradenton, FL
108 reviews
Great sunscreen has a nice pleasant aroma, as well as no being sticky. Protects the skin way more in a regular lotion and it's formula is to true to description. A bit pricey around $12 buck but worth it last you all summer and maybe more.
Karina M.
Newberg, OR
219 reviews
I have somewhat sensitive/ dry skin so I was skeptical when purchasing. Safeway had a B1G1 sale and to say the least I was happy! I still got some sun, but minimal and it stayed on whilst in the pool at least 1.5 hours.
Erin D.
Clintondale
7 reviews
By far my favorite sunscreen. Used this one on my cruise of the Caribbean this summer and it did an amazing job of protecting me from burning. Didn’t leave behind an oily feeling and it helped keep my skin moisturized.
Lauren B.
57 reviews
I actually just used this lotion today for the hot Florida sun. I’m happy to say that I am not sunburnt, so this sunscreen did its job perfectly! The price is not bad for this quality sunscreen and I highly recommend.
Bethany  D.
Orlando, FL
23 reviews
I am a redhead and burn super easily so I need a sunscreen that I can trust that will protect my skin from the sun. This is my favorite sunscreen! It’s not to thick. Spreads easily and keeps me from getting too red!
Mad A.
Honolulu, HI
29 reviews
This product is perfect for those hot summer days! It doesn't feel oily or sticky, but it lasts in the water and for many hours. It smells great and 10/ 10 would recommend. Never going to use another sunscreen again.
Autumn N.
Robbinsdale, MN
575 reviews
The pricing of this brand feels reasonable. I liked the option of this higher spf. I use it on my body but don't use it on my face. Didn't have any issues with a white cast, and definitely didn't burn when using it.
Blanco C.
104 reviews
I LOVE. It smells super nice and soft on the skin. We bought it for my little brother since he should use a good sunscreen with high degree spf for a medical condition that has and really melted the very good we see we can complain
Simone L.
Chula Vista , CA
109 reviews
Protect your skin so much I actually really love it . It is effective on the skin and blocks the sun . The packaging is just the bottle so yeah nice packaging . It’s not expensive at all . I would recommend to anyone.
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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