Shop Local: 8 Best San Diego-Made Sunscreens
Surf’s up and sun’s out! Before you hit the beach or head to Balboa Park, make sure to slip, slather and slop on your SPFs.
Here’s the run-down on the best sunscreen products from right here in San Diego:
YeaBah’s FaceStick is reef safe and 100% biodegradable, thanks to its non-nano zinc oxide, beeswax, coconut,
cacao and shea butter ingredients plus its eco-friendly cardboard
container. Perfect to keep in your beach bag, purse or car for quick SPF touch-ups when you’re out catching rays.
YOUARESUNSHINE is an antioxidant-rich, ultra-sheer, weightless, and scentless tinted sunscreen with SPF 50+. It contains calming botanicals for a velvety finish & beautiful blurring effect. It is non-toxic & contains zero pore cloggers.
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This lightweight facial moisturizer offers broad spectrum SPF 30 UVA/UVB coverage from the sun plus helps protect from the damaging effects of blue light and digital overexposure. Since it’s so lightweight you can even blend it in with your favorite moisturizer or makeup.
Sunscreen isn’t only for your face – your hands, arms and legs need it, too! Originally crafted for exclusive use at local spas and resorts, this lightweight, full spectrum sunscreen is perfect for everyday. Plus the enticing mango scent gives it a tropical touch and leaves you feeling like you’re on vacation.
Save yourself from a sunburned scalp with this lightweight, nourishing mist from Sun Bum. It has a quick-action pump so you can easily give your hair a few protective spritzes before you head out the door for the day.
100% plant-based, enjoy Sunshine Rituals signature sunshine scent blended together with light, herbal-infused jojoba and sea buckthorn oils on your lips for 30+ minutes of solar protection. Apply generously to keep your lips hydrated, moist and support healthy collagen formation.
Putting sunscreen on a stubborn toddler is next to impossible. Get the job done fast and skip the mess with Bare Republic’s SoftStick. This mineral sunscreen is infused with natural plant extracts to keep baby’s skin soft and designed for fun in the sun.
Local brand Surf Durt’s all-natural, reef-safe, high-performance broad spectrum sunscreen is fantastic for water sports. But even better? A portion of all proceeds from this sunscreen are donated directly to Un Mar De Colores—a local organization offering surf therapy for children of color and San Diego’s underserved youth.