We all need a little help when the sun comes out to keep our skin at its best- so we have rounded up the top cruelty free and vegan sun creams on the market right now- just in time for your holidays.
Yaoh Sun Products
Yaoh products are 100% vegan, not tested on animals, as well as being free from sodium lauryl sulphate, parabens, harmful substances and unnecessary chemical additives.
Natural SPF-25 sunblock, £11.99
Yaoh’s new sunblock is a cutting-edge product containing non-nano Zinc Oxide as its active ingredient, giving a complete UVA and UVB protection, ideal for all skin types and excellent for children and those with sensitive skin.
Yaoh now have three vegan friendly suntan lotions; SPF 15, 25 and 30.
Tropic Skin Shade Mineral Sun Protection
Tropic Skin Shade Mineral Sun Protection SPF15/30/50, £28, www.tropicskincare.com (also available in travel size, £15)
Keeping skin properly protected from the harsh rays of the sun is so important, and this broad spectrum, water-resistant, mineral sunscreen range provides natural UV protection. With zinc oxide and titanium dioxide offering 100% mineral protection, Skin Shade is a healthy, natural way to keep your family's skin safe in the sun - kind to skin, kind to the planet.
Nature’s Block Face & Body SPF 30, £11.00, Holland & Barrett
Easily absorbed into the skin, it protects from both UVA & UVB rays. Made from 100% naturally derived ingredients and infused with natural oils and emollients for added moisturising skin benefits.
The sunscreen lotion is free from synthetic oils, silicones, mineral oils, synthetic fragrances, and dyes. Dermatologically approved, suitable for vegetarians and vegans and is reef safe.
Nature’s Block Aftersun, £5.00, Holland & Barrett
Moisturises and lubricates the skin after sun exposure, the cooling cream is made from 100% naturally derived ingredients and will moisturise and soothe skin.
Free from synthetic oils, silicones, mineral oils, synthetic fragrances, and dyes, it is a handy aftercare sun lotion to have on holiday with you. Dermatologically approved, suitable for vegetarians and vegans and is reef safe.
Sun Lotion SPF 15 with Natural Tan Accelerator - £21.00 for 200ml / £13.50 for 100ml
Coola Pina Colada Sunscreen Spray
Available from SpaceNK
EQ Sun Protection
Products stocked on: www.ecobeautyshop.com
Delph Sun Protection
Delph Sun Cream is available in from factor 8-50 SPF from £2.99, and is suitable for the whole family, it contains Shea Butter and Coconut Oil to care for your skin and face.
GREEN ENERGY ORGANICS SUN CARE
Green Energy Organics Sun Care and Sunscreen Products include:
Anti-Ageing Sun Cream SPF 30 - 150ml/5.2fl.oz., £14.95
This SPF 30 sunscreen retains moisture and protects the skin from burning during sun exposure. Prevents the appearance of age spots. Recommended for all skin types, even the most sensitive. Gluten-free.
Baby & Toddler Sun Cream SPF 50 - 150ml/5.2fl.oz., £14.95
This SPF 50 sun lotion retains moisture and protects the skin of all ages from burns during sun exposure. Tested by dermatologists and pediatricians. For all skin types, even the most sensitive. Gluen-free.
Anti-Ageing After Sun - 150ml/5.2fl.oz., £12.95
This gentle moisturiser prolongs your suntan, helps restore moisture, and prevents premature ageing of the skin and the appearance of age spots after sun exposure. For all skin types. Gluten-free.
Green Energy Organics products are available on millabaci.com.
Mineral Natural Sunblock SPF30: fragrance free, this protects even the most sensitive of skins. £13.99
Family Natural Sunblock SPF45: water-resistant and non-greasy, this formula nurtures skin and protects the whole family. £11.99
Kids Natural Sunblock SPF45: specially formulated for tender skin, this sun care formula is tear-free and water resistant. £11.99
Sport Natural Sunblock SPF45: sweat-resistant formula to protect active individuals. £11.99
Facial Natural Sunblock SPF20: natural antioxidants protect the face from premature ageing without clogging pores. £11.99
For aftersun you can't beat JASON 98% Aloe Vera Gels, enriched with Allantoin and Pro-Vitamin B5. Soothe the whole family's tender skin and hydrate with these high potent natural products:
Soothing 98% Aloe Vera Gel: available in a variety of volumes, with one containing a useful pump, this extremely high concentration of Aloe Vera Gel relieves discomforts whilst nourishing and replenishing moisture.
For faces and overexposed parts, complete treatment with: Soothing 84% Aloe Vera Crème: highly concentrated to instantly soothe dry, irritated or sun damaged skin. £7.29
JÄSÖN® natural products are available nationwide from select Tesco stores, select health food shops and Selfridges Pharmacy, select Lloyds pharmacies, Whole Foods, Planet Organic, John Bell & Croyden, Nutricentre and online at www.jasonnaturalcare.co.uk.
Bare Republic Natural Mineral Sunscreen Face SPF 30
Let the power of nature protect and nourish the sensitive skin on your face with our natural, chemical-free active SPF 30 Facial Mineral Sunscreen. With its lightweight, non-whitening, and non-greasy application, it's sure to make it into your daily skincare routine. Wear with confidence knowing that you are applying the latest in sunscreen technology: broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection, 40 minutes water resistant, no chemical actives, no synthetic fragrances, no parabens - no worries! RRP £17 / 50ml
Bare Republic Natural Mineral Sunscreen Tinted Face SPF 30
For daily protection from harmful UVA/UVB rays look no further than this Tinted Face cream with SPF 30. This lightly tinted natural chemical free tinted cream doubles up as an SPF 30 Facial Mineral Sunscreen so you don't have to worry about harmful UV rays. Perfect for sun savvy's wanting daily sun protection and flawless skin! RRP £17 / 50ml
Bare Republic Natural Mineral Sunscreen Sport SPF 50
Need a longer lasting, water resistant sport sunscreen? Apply our superior natural, chemical-free active SPF 50 Mineral Sport Sunscreen Lotion for a lightweight, non-whitening, non-greasy way to protect yourself from those harmful UV rays. Wear with confidence knowing that you are applying the latest in sunscreen technology: broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection, 80 minutes water resistant, no chemical actives, no synthetic fragrances, no parabens - no worries! RRP £17 / 100ml
Bare Republic Naturals available from April 2016 at www.biggreensmile.com
Jack Black Oil-Free Sun Guard SPF45 118ml, £14.50
Naturally Based Sports Therapy Body Care. Dermatologist tested. Oil-free. Paraben-free. Colorant-free. Alcohol-free. Fragrance-free. Vegan.
Buy from www.mankind.co.uk
DEAD SEA SPA MAGIK SUNSAFE SPF50 (150ml) - RRP £18.25
Stocked at Holland & Barrett, Debenhams, John Lewis, Fenwick, Feel Unique, Amazon, Tesco Beauty, Ocado, GNC, other independent health stores and www.shopforspa.com.
As well as over 1,500 spas, health farms and beauty clinics worldwide!
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