Fun in the sun

Staying safe in the sun needn’t be a chore. By taking a few simple precautions, you can ensure the whole family has fun in the sun without the worry.

Banana Boat Protects in 7 Conditions

  • Sun Sun
  • Wind Wind
  • Heat Heat
  • Sand Sand
  • Ocean Ocean
  • Sweat Sweat
  • pool pool


Banana Boat believes that you and your family should never stop playing in the sun! That’s why our products are tested to stay on in sun, pool water, ocean water, wind, sweat, sand and extreme heat to provide safe and effective broad spectrum UVA and UVB protection for your skin.* Whether you’re surfing, running, kite flying, or sand castle building, we’ve got you covered. TM.

*7 Conditions does not apply to tanning or oil products, SPF 100 lotions, lip balms, Kids FREE and Zinc Faces.

  • Sun Safety

  • Skin Cancer Foundation

  • SPF Guide

Tips for proper sunscreen use and sun protection.

  • Choose a broad-spectrum suncreen, which offers protection against both UVA and UVB rays

  • Apply a golf-ball sized portion (about 1 oz. or 2 tbsp), 15 minutes before heading outside.

  • Don't forget to reapply every two hours.

  • Reapply after swimming or sweating, immediately after towel drying.

  • Seek shade if you're outside for an extended period of time.

  • Wear protective clothing such as a wide-brimmed hat and UV-blocking sunglasses.

Our commitment to partnering with The Skin Cancer Foundation

All Banana Boat® sunscreens in the UK are recommended by The Skin Cancer Foundation for providing effective UV sun protection. Learn more at

  • Support education programs related to sun exposure.

  • Promote skin health through skin cancer prevention.

  • Help spread awareness of important The Skin Cancer Foundation education campaigns (including the recent Sun Blunders campaign).

SPF Guide

SPF ratings are determined in a laboratory setting. Actual protection may vary and will depend on the user appying adequate amounts. Reapply at least every 2 hours or as directed on the package to help ensure adequate protection.

  • SPF-50 products are estimated to allow 1/50 of the sun's burning rays to get through to the skin (protects against approximately 98% of the sun's burning rays).