The Best Kid-Friendly Sunscreens for Summer 2022

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By Oceane Goriou & Courtney Ingalls

The Best Kid-Friendly Sunscreens for Summer 2022

As Long Island families get ready to welcome summer, it’s important to make sure you have a kid-friendly sunscreen on hand. Yes, we all love spending time outside and enjoying the suns rays, but make sure your kid’s skin is staying safe from harmful rays. These sunscreens are gentle on kids’ skin and are free from harmful chemicals, so you and your kids can focus on having a fun-filled summer.

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All Good Kid’s Sunscreen Lotion

SPF: 30 broad spectrum

Having a sunscreen that will be gentle on your kid’s skin is something that many parents look for. All Good adds chamomile to their sunscreen which is perfect for soothing sensitive skin. This mineral sunscreen lotion is UVA/UVB protected, water-resistant, lightweight, non-greasy, and is made with reef-safe ingredients. All Good makes sure that your skin feels great while also being protected!

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Anthelios Mineral Zinc Oxide Sunscreen  SPF 50

SPF: 50 broad spectrum

If you’re planning on going out in the sun, don’t forget to bring Anthelio’s sunscreen with you! This sunscreen was made for sensitive skin, adults and kids alike. This sunscreen will protect you from the sun’s UV in and out of water. It is also paraben-free, oil-free and fragrance-free to name a few benefits!


Aveeno Baby Continuous Protection Sensitive Skin 

SPF 50

This popular mineral sunscreen lotion is great for little ones that have sensitive skin and are great to use on both the face and body. Not only is this sunscreen pediatrician-recommended, but it is made with a tear-free formula and is hypoallergenic, making it the perfect fit for all little ones!


Babo Botanical Baby Skin Mineral Sunscreen

SPF: 50 broad spectrum

This vegan sunscreen is another perfect choice for babies that have sensitive skin! Babo Botanicals is gluten, soy, and dairy-free. The sunscreen is ultra sheer and lightweight, making it easy to apply on young kids.

For the full list of sunscreens, visit NewYorkFamily.com.

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