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List Rules Sunscreens that maintain their SPF protection after they have been submerged in water for an extended period of time

List of best waterproof sunscreens for swimming and sporting available on the market. The terms Waterproof sunblock and sweatproof sunblock should be taken with a grain of salt because no sun protection product is completely water-proof or sweat-proof, and no product truly 'blocks' the sun. These terms were thought to be misleading by the FDA and promising of a higher level of protection than they really offer.

These days, those looking for good waterproof sunscreen pick up “Water resistant sunscreen” 'Water Resistant Sunscreen' means that the sunscreen retains its stated SPF value after a certain time (either 40 or 80 minutes) in water or while sweating. These tests must be conducted by a third party laboratory (usually the same lab that tests the SPF value of the sunscreen). Waterproof or resistant lotion is typically preferred for those engaged in water sports like swimming, surfing, or water-polo where they are both in the water and exposed to sun for extended periods of time. Non waterproof sunscreen typically washes off athlete’s faces, whereas the best waterproof sunscreen for face use stays put.

If you are asking yourself, “What is the best brand of water resistant sunblock?” You can use this list of top sunscreen brands to inform your decision, compare prices, find cheap water-proof sunscreen, and be confident that you are buying the best brand of sunscreen that is right for you.
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Blue Lizard Australian Sunscre... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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14 1
Sun Bum Moisturizing Sunscreen... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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32 8
Aloe Gator Spf 40 Lotion is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Aloe Gator Spf 40 Lotion Aloe Gator

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25 12
Coppertone Sunscreen Lotion Ul... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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23 13
Neutrogena Wet Skin Sunblock S... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Neutrogena Wet Skin Sunblock Spray

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14 7
Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-tou... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-touch Sunscreen

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12 7
Aloe Gator Spf 40+ Gel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Aloe Gator Spf 40+ Gel Aloe Gator

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10 6
EltaMD SPF 50 UV Sport Waterpr... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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7 3
Blue Lizard Australian SUNSCRE... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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4 1
Zinka Colored Waterproof Sunbl... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Zinka Colored Waterproof Sunblock Zinka

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12 10
Solar Sense Clear Zinc Spf 70 ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Solar Sense Clear Zinc Spf 70 Lotion For Face & Body Solar Sense

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6 4
Banana Boat Quik Dri Sport Bod... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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5 3
Neutrogena Ultimate Sport Suns... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Neutrogena Ultimate Sport Sunsreen Spray

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4 2
Coppertone Kids Sunscreen Stic... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Coppertone Kids Sunscreen Stick Coppertone

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3 1
Watermans Applied Science Suns... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Watermans Applied Science Sunscreen Sun Screen Sun Cream Two Skin Tones Sports Long Lasting Watermans

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3 1
Coppertone Waterbabies Sunscre... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen
Coppertone Waterbabies Sunscreen Lotion Pure & Simple Coppertone

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3 1
Coppertone Sunscreen Lotion is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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3 1
Bull Frog Spf#50 Water Armor S... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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4 3
Coppertone Sport Sunscreen Lot... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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2 1
Babyganics Cover Up Baby Sunsc... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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2 1
BabyGanics - Cover-Up Baby Sun... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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2 1
BabyGanics Cover Up Baby On-th... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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2 1
Babyganics Cover Up Baby Sunsc... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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2 1
Banana Boat Kid's Sunblock Lot... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen

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4 4
Neutrogena Ultra Sheer SPF 45 ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Waterproof Sunscreen