Sun & Bug
Time spent in nature supports physical and mental health. Nontoxic sunscreen and bug repellent ensure your little ones enjoy their outdoor time free from irritants like sunburn and itchy bug bites.
Enjoy the Outdoors in Comfort
Spending time among greenery helps to lift your child’s mood and gives them the opportunity to explore their natural surroundings. Paraben-free products protect their skin so you can feel good about extending outdoor playtime.
Top Kids’ Sunscreen and Bug Repellent Brands
All of our kid-friendly sunscreen and bug repellent products are formulated to protect sensitive skin without introducing harsh chemicals. Here are a few of our favorite brands:
The Thinkbaby brand has a simple mission that makes a big impact: To seek safe alternative materials for products designed for little ones and the people who care for them.
All Good uses organic ingredients that support natural healing. This company’s products are good for people and good for the earth.
All Terrain makes products for people who love the outdoors and want to protect the environment.
Best Kids’ Sunscreen and Bug Repellent
Products that protect your kids shouldn’t harm the environment. We love these eco-friendly sunscreens and bug repellents:
Thinkbaby Safe Sunscreen SPF 50+
This water-resistant sunscreen is perfect for a day at the beach. Zinc oxide provides protection from the sun while aloe soothes and moisturizes sensitive skin.
All Good Kids Sunscreen Spray
It’s easy to miss spots when you apply sunscreen by hand. This convenient spray bottle ensures even distribution of water-resistant sun protection.
All Terrain Kids Herbal Armor Spray
This DEET-free natural insect repellent protects against mosquitoes and other biting bugs. Its unique infusion of essential oils is gentle on the nose as well.
Natural Kids’ Sunscreen and Bug Repellent
You won’t have to worry about harsh chemicals or artificially inflated SPF numbers with these natural products:
Thinkbaby Sunscreen Stick, SPF 30
Like all Thinkbaby products, this convenient sunscreen stick is free of known carcinogens and other questionable ingredients. Take it with you everywhere for quick protection from the sun.
Nantucket Spider Natural Bug Repellent for Kids
Natural essential oils like geranium, lemongrass, and spearmint make this great-smelling repellent effective at repelling mosquitoes and ticks. It’s an ideal companion for summer camp.
Babo Botanicals SPF 50 Baby Skin Mineral Sunscreen Lotion
This mineral-based sunscreen is fragrance-free and formulated for sensitive skin. It glides on sheer and remains water-resistant for 80 minutes.
Sunscreen and Bug Repellent Advice
Store shelves are filled with products that claim to protect your kids from the elements, but many of those products contain harmful chemicals. Check out our advice on shopping for sunscreen and bug repellent with confidence:
5 Ways You May be Using Sunscreen Wrong
Applying sunscreen is an effective way to reduce your risk of getting burned, but you need to reapply it at regular intervals throughout the day. Check out our blog to learn more tips for using sunscreen properly.
Sun Burns VS Sun Tans: Answers to Your Burning Sun Care Questions
Is there such a thing as all-natural sunscreen? And what exactly is SPF? Get the answers to these and other sun care questions on our blog.
Repel Bugs with this Natural-Ingredient DIY Spray
Nothing ruins outdoor playtime faster than the buzz of mosquitoes. Learn how you can protect yourself from biting insects with this DIY bug repellent.