Best sunscreens for sensitive skin

Mumsnetters rate their favourite sunscreens, designed to give your family protection from the sun without irritation.

Prices correct at time of publication 21/05/14

Sunsense Sun Sensitive SPF50+, £17.50 Ultrasun SPF 30 Super Sensitive Family Formula Once A Day, £24.95 

La Roche-Posay 
Anthelios Dermo-Pediatrics SPF 50+, £22.80

"The best sunscreen we've found is SunSensitive 50+ by an Australian brand called SunSense." "Ultrasun all the way, never use anything else for all the family, wish I'd discovered it years ago." "La Roche-Posay is expensive but really good and gentle."


Green People Scent Free Sun Lotion, £13.70
Proderm Kids Sun Mousse For Sensitive Skin 30 SPF, £19.99
Banana Baby Boat Sun Lotion, £5.50
"Another vote for Green People. Really good for sensitive skin." "I never use anything else now, on the kids or myself. It's so easy to apply, and gentle enough for DD's eczema."



"Banana Boat Baby is as mild as water! I use this on my son who has very sensitive skin. It's wonderful and he has never burnt."



Last updated: 06-Jan-2015 at 4:00 PM