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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
Alyssa G.
Van Nuys, CA
17 reviews
This is my favorite sunscreen! I have sensitive skin and this does the job of keeping my skin from being burned and not breaking me out. I love that I can find it at target and the package is a good size. Will definitely buy again.
r A.
6 reviews
The best lotion for every kind of skin. I tried with many sunscreem for a long time and I never feel really comfortable like with Neutrogena. I just can say that I love it
Heidi M.
Kansas City, KS
64 reviews
My girls and I love this sunscreen for the pool. It has a nice smell and goes on smooth, blending in well. I've used other sunscreens that leave your face sticky or bright white, but this goes on sheer. A must for our summer outdoor activities!
Tina H.
Chickasaw, AL
233 reviews
Great sunscreen! I'm a Lupus warrior so I require sunscreen daily. You don't have to keep reapplying it like you do other sunscreen it's got a great scent and awesome price
Breanna S.
3 reviews
I got this sunscreen last summer. I love that it is SPF. Other than that, I don't find it very much different than anything else I have ever used. I find when I put it on and it gets wet, it just kind of melts off. I don't like that.
Rose L.
802 reviews
Not too overwhelming chemical scent, slight coconut scent. This is a non-greasy moisturizing sunblock. It's more powerful to prevent burning, even in the water. I didn't burn like I normally do in the water, I still apply hourly because I don't want to burn horribly, as usual.
Taylor S.
El Dorado Spg, MO
106 reviews
With this stuff you get the max of sun protection. It's light and non- greasy. Very affordable and I use it all the time. Even in the winter! You get a lot of value from this bottle for what you pay and I definitely recommend it to others!
Heather T.
Raleigh, NC
20 reviews
The first thing I noticed about this product is the smell. It smells amazing and feels amazing too! It is non-greasy and absorbs into the skin well. It lasts a long time and can easily be reapplied overtop of what you already put on.
Leslie C.
Dallas, TX
8 reviews
This product is amazing, no dryness to the skin, long wearing. I was heasitant to buy but did meet my expectations. It was my first time using and I will continue to do so. I bought this item in target, and defiantly would recommend to others.
Rachel M.
3 reviews
This is the best product because it smells fantastic and goes on very easily. I have tried other sunscreens but it feels like it takes waaay to much effort to get it to go on. You can get it at any drug store so super convenient.
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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