Shield your skin with the best sunscreens from CR’s tests. We check to see how well sunscreens protect against the types of rays that cause sunburn, skin cancer, and skin aging—and whether you can trust the SPF number on the label. Use our reviews, ratings, and buying guide to help you choose the most effective sunscreens for babies, kids, and adults.

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Sunscreens Buying Guide

Our tests of sunscreen lotions, sprays, sticks, and lip balms show that you can't always rely on the sun protection factor (SPF).