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Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50

Dermalogica

Solar Defense Booster SPF 50

1.7 oz Item 2247119

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Add critical UVA and UVB defense to your moisturizer or foundation with this Broad Spectrum sunscreen by Dermalogica for all skin conditions. Formulated without artificial fragrances and colors.

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Apply evenly and liberally to face, preferably 15 minutes prior to sun exposure. Or, mix with your moisturizer or foundation, then apply. For continuous coverage, apply regularly and reapply as needed after swimming and exercise.
Water/Aqua, Butylene Glycol, Carthamus Tintorius (Safflower) Oleosomes, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Polysorbate 80, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer, Dimethyl Capramide, Nylon-12, Centella Asiatica Extract, Echinacea Purpurea Extract, Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Melissa Officialis Lead Extract, Camellia Oleifera Leaf Extract, Citrus Medica Limonum (Lemon) Peel Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Lecithin, Tocopherol, Allantoin, Hydroxyethayl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Ascorbyl Tetraisopalmitate, Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate, Sorbitan Sesquicaprylate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Squalane, Carbomer, Sodium DNA, Polysorbate 60, Disodium EDTA, Sodium Benzoate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sodium Hydroxide, Phenoxyethanol, Titanium Dioxide (Cl77891).

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DermalogicaSolar Defense Booster SPF 50
 
4.5

(based on 37 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Not greasy (21)
  • Effective protection (20)
  • Rubs in well (19)
  • UVA/UVB protection (17)
  • Non-comedogenic (13)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (30)
  • Beach (11)
  • Sports (8)
  • Women (5)
  • On-the-go (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (17), Budget shopper (11)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (8)

Reviewed by 37 customers

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5.0

Love that it's a cruelty free line!

By Ella

from Hickory Hills, Illinois

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Effective Protection
  • Not Greasy
  • Rubs In Well
  • Sweatproof
  • UVA/UVB Protection

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

    Truly like this product

     
    5.0

    Worth the money

    By Kim

    from Texas

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Effective Protection
    • Non-comedogenic
    • Not Greasy
    • Rubs In Well

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

      Wow I am obsessed with this sunscreen. I came across this product because I asked an ulta employee what sunscreen she used and she said this one. Ther price tag made me nervous but her skin was perfect so I just decided to go for it. So happy I did! I have never been able to find a sunscreen that does not irritate my skin. Finally found this gem. My skin has become way less irritated/ less a ensitive since I started using this. I see improvements after using just 2 weeks.

       
      5.0

      Great sunscreen!!!

      By Paris

      from Atlanta

      Pros

      • Effective Protection
      • Non-comedogenic
      • Not Greasy
      • UVA/UVB Protection

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

          I have sensitive skin and this is the only sunscreen my skin truly tolerates. I've tried everything from drugstore to high end sunscreens and this one suits my skin type. It's also hydrating and doesn't have a tacky consistcy like many sunscreens which is an added bonus!

           
          4.0

          I buy this product over and over

          By Emma

          from Edgewood, NM

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Effective Protection
          • Non-comedogenic
          • Not Greasy
          • Rubs In Well

          Cons

          • Stings eyes when sweaty

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

          I wear this product everyday for the last 2+ years. I have very sensitive skin and this sunscreen does not cause me to break out, which is awesome.

           
          5.0

          Love this SPF

          By Roseknows

          from Fresno,Ca

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Effective Protection
          • Non-comedogenic
          • Not Greasy
          • Rubs In Well
          • UVA/UVB Protection

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Beach
            • Daily Use

            Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

            Great everyday Face SPF . Not greasy and no white cast on face.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Awesome SPF for sensitive skin

            By Nomi

            from Bozeman, MT

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Effective Protection
            • Non-comedogenic
            • Not Greasy
            • Rubs In Well
            • Sweatproof
            • UVA/UVB Protection

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Beach
              • Daily Use
              • Sports
              • Water Sports

              Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

              This is great because you can use it on it's own or mix it with any lotion or foundation. I have fair skin and have never burned while using it.

               
              5.0

              Love it!

              By EMCharlotte

              from Charlotte, NC

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Effective Protection
              • Not Greasy
              • Rubs In Well
              • UVA/UVB Protection

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

                Was recommended this product by my facialist. It's so easy to blend right in with your daily moisturizer and does not affect the way my makeup applies. My skin is acne-prone & very oily. I haven't found this to make my skin greasy and the smell is great too (no beachy spf smell!). Doesn't break me out either so it's a win for me. A little pricey but cheaper than aging treatments or skin cancer!

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                3.0

                Love but skin hates

                By Dd

                from Ny

                Pros

                • Not Greasy
                • Rubs In Well
                • UVA/UVB Protection

                Cons

                • Causes Rashes

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

                I am sad because I love this product but it makes my skin breakout. I didn't realize it had titanium dioxide in it and for some reason my skin does not like it.

                 
                3.0

                Heavy on oily skin

                By BetaDeCar

                from Gainesville

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • Greasy or Heavy
                  • Smells Bad

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

                    This product is for my mom who has a very oily skin. She says it is too heavy for her kind of skin.

                     
                    5.0

                    Very protective for your face against the sun

                    By Sun lover

                    from Florida

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Effective Protection
                    • Non-comedogenic
                    • Not Greasy
                    • Rubs In Well
                    • Sweatproof
                    • UVA/UVB Protection

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Beach
                      • Daily Use
                      • Sports
                      • Water Sports

                      Comments about Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50:

                      I have used this product for many years.

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                      • Q:

                        Hello. Can I use it under eye area?
                        Asked on 8/29/2017 by Aleks from Ohio

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Aleks:

                          Thank you for your interest in Dermalogica. We do not recommend that you use Solar Defense Booster under the eye area. If you are looking for an SPF for the eye area we recommend that you use Total Eye Care. It provides chemical free broad spectrum SPF 15 that smooths the eye area, reduces puffiness and dark circles.

                          Best Regards,

                          The Dermalogica Team

                          Answered on 9/1/2017 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        Will this help the redness on my cheeks during the summer?
                        Asked on 12/14/2016 by Cupcake from Santa cruz

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. For redness on your cheeks we recommend Ultra Calming Serum Concentrate and Super Sensitive Shield SPF30. Follow with Sheer Tint Redness Relief SPF20 to counter act redness.

                          Answered on 12/15/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        Is Dermalogica Solar Defense Booster SPF 50 gluten-free?
                        Asked on 7/9/2016 by Flava

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. All of our products are gluten free accept for Extra Firming Booster. The rest of our line is gluten free.

                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 7/11/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        How much of this product should we add to our moisturizer or foundation?
                        Asked on 1/17/2016 by ticha from Chicago, US

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. You should mix equal parts of moisturizer to Solar Defense Booster SPF50. For a normal application we recommend a pea size amount of product for face, neck and chest.
                          Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 1/20/2016 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
                      • Q:

                        Is this a mineral or chemical sunscreen?
                        Asked on 10/19/2015 by Shopping Maven from Sunny South FL

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Thank you for your inquiry. Solar Defense Booster SPF50 is a chemical sunscreen. We also have mineral sunscreens in our Ultra Calming line, Super Sensitive Shield and Ultra Sensitive Tint.

                          Kindest Regards, Dermalogica Brand Expert

                          Answered on 10/21/2015 by Brand Expert from Dermalogica
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