Vital Sun Protection Lotion SPF 30

A lightweight, non-greasy lotion providing UVA and UVB broad-spectrum sunscreen protection. Formulated with Aloe, Vitamin E, Soybean Oil and skin conditioning ingredients, which nurture and help to soften dry, parched skin. This very water-resistant formulation, protecting up to 80 minutes in water, is suited to help meet the year round sun protection needs of active adults.
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Octisalate (Octyl Salicylate) is a time-tested, effective sunscreen ingredient which augments UVB protection.


Octocrylene is a premium UVB sunscreen that is water resistant and has a broad-band absorbent range.

Vital Sun Protection Lotion SPF 30
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Kiehl's Since 1851 Store asked: Why did you choose this?
Abbe K: This is my favorite sunscreen!! It goes on smooth and feels great on my skin! Apr 18, 2014
vuk d: It is fantastic! Apr 16, 2014
Madelyn S: I like the facial sunscreen, so I wanted to try one for the rest of my body now that it is spring and I'm out in the sun a lot. Apr 14, 2014
Melanie H: Best sun screen....have been using it for years. I have sensitive skin! Apr 6, 2014
Kathleen A: same as above. I have used this myself and it really works! Apr 2, 2014
Trianthi D: good healthful ingredients, water resistant, long lasting Apr 1, 2014
Jill M: Spring has sprung and the sun is out in it's beautiful glory! Mar 24, 2014
Xuechun Z: My friend said it is very good. Mar 21, 2014
Sharon E: Wanted to try a new sun block. Mar 18, 2014
Kathleen H: Closest to creme de corps SPF 30 Mar 17, 2014
David H: Excellent sun protection. Mar 16, 2014
kr h: sun screen crazy Mar 15, 2014
John C: The best for daily use Mar 4, 2014
Sandy B: Love it! Feb 18, 2014
AUDREY M: after going to the dermatologist and having some freezes to the face Feb 14, 2014
Roberta L: We travel a lot and need a light sun screen to pack. Feb 12, 2014
Elizabeth B: Daughter loves it Feb 7, 2014
Sue B: Love it! Feb 5, 2014
Leslie C: Reviews sound like this will be good- spring will be here soon! Feb 3, 2014
Terry T: Get the best tan and sunburn protection Jan 30, 2014
Tayler B: I've been looking for a facial sunscreen that I will not have a reaction to and the reviews seemed to push me toward this product. Jan 27, 2014
Johanne L: I wanted the Creme de Corps Light-Weight Body Lotion with SPF 30 Sunscreen. I couldn't find that on your Web site, so I chose this Jan 18, 2014
Gladys S: Vacation Jan 13, 2014
suzanne w: sisters use this product Jan 12, 2014
T I: We are going to Miami for a short vacation. I like Kiehls sunblock and so does my husband. Jan 7, 2014
Dennis P: never tried it Jan 6, 2014
Emma S: I want a nice sunscreen for my face. Jan 2, 2014
Tony K: It is the best SPF I have used. It does not irritate my skin like other SPF products. It is the best I have ever used Dec 31, 2013
Liqun H: Just give it a try. Dec 30, 2013
Marisol D: This product is close to the Vital Sun ProtectionSPF 40sunscreen for children that I love so much...trying this one out Dec 28, 2013
Kristin D: I've enjoyed the non-greasy quality of the Ultra Facial Moisturizer SPF 30, so I'm hoping this body sun lotion is equally pleasant. Dec 26, 2013
Meg S: Trying to find a good sunscreen for when I am out on the golf course in Southern California. Dec 13, 2013
Meredith F: It is the best sunscreen I have used. Dec 8, 2013
Christina B: BEST sunscreen ever! I have VERY sensitive skin and can use this on my face and body. I am a swimmer, so I appreciate that this offers strong protection in the water without being heavy or greasy. Dec 7, 2013
Kimberly M: my kid likes it Dec 4, 2013
Delia O: Love it. Only sunscreen I can use. Dec 4, 2013
Karen M: Use this and love it for everyday spf protection Dec 4, 2013
Jamie B: Going on vacation and interested in trying a Kiehls product Dec 1, 2013
Lara P: This is a great sunscreen that doesn't leave a white residue and feels very lightweight Dec 1, 2013
Dan W: I see the reviews, it does work to prevent the face be burnt Nov 28, 2013
Sharon L: I like that it is for face and body and isn't greasy. Nov 21, 2013
Anne M: Because you no longer make Creme-de-corps
light with SPF30, which is our favorite Kiehl's
product. Why don't you make it?
Nov 19, 2013
Daniel C: i never use sun protection lotion, trying it out Nov 17, 2013
Lois P: Replacement for Creme de Corps with SPF Nov 16, 2013
Jingru L: want try Nov 13, 2013
bETSY G: It is gentle on the skin, has worked wonders for my family Nov 13, 2013
Julie Z: Need for vacation. Oct 28, 2013
Ellise B: Son keeps using mine, needed his own Oct 20, 2013
Gabriela K: need sun protection and this had the best "grade" of all Oct 12, 2013
Christina W: It is excellent sunscreen. I have never gotten sunburned using it. I am very, very fair skinned and I also take two medications that make you ultra sensate to the sun. When I went to Los Angeles last year I did not get sunburned. Be sure to apply every two hours and sunscreen loses effect after a year so you should buy a new bottle once a year. Oct 6, 2013
Jill S: great as sun screen and moisturizer Sep 29, 2013
ruiying h: good Sep 28, 2013
Sooah K: My mom's been using this product for a long time and she recommended it. Sep 24, 2013
HUANBO W: I live in Miami. And can't live without sunblock. Sep 21, 2013
Olive B: Moved from NY to Florida...where it is very hot and lots of sun. This item works well for me so I am ordering a second bottle. Sep 11, 2013
Dana L: It doesn't burn my eyes when I use it, and it doesn't give my children a rash as some sunscreens can. Sep 9, 2013
Richard W: My friend recommended this sunscreen. Aug 26, 2013
Darrell S: Replace lite lotion with spf30 Aug 17, 2013
Caitlin S: Because Creme de Corps with SPF 30 isn't available. I am so bummed! Aug 16, 2013
Tsipi K: want to try it Aug 14, 2013
Evelyn A: Excellent product. Have used in the past Jul 30, 2013
Kyle G: Saw it in the latest Golf Digest and watned to try. Jul 23, 2013
Dolores G S: allergic to new body lotions; like this sun lotion Jul 19, 2013
Ben M: I am a golfer and this ss was recommend to me Jul 16, 2013
Michele H: It is a great product. I use it as I would any moisturizer and I have sunscreen protection. Jul 15, 2013
yingmei z: Try my friend ordered Jul 11, 2013
Spencer F: Great for workouts. Jul 9, 2013
Julie J: VERY sensitive to sunscreen Jul 4, 2013
Stephanie W: We are going on the reviews. Jun 18, 2013
Suzanna D: I am trying this for the first time. I usually use Neutrogena sun protection. I want to compare. Jun 17, 2013
JUNBEOM P: GOOD Jun 17, 2013
Susan B: We've used it before and love it! Jun 16, 2013
I. Jeanne R: I have had a melanoma and want to protect my skin. Jun 14, 2013
kelly c: looking for sweat-resistent, non-paraben spf lotion for the gym. Jun 13, 2013
michelle n: needed a sunscreen and based on reviews chosed this one. May 29, 2013
anthony e: used it for years love it May 29, 2013
Lisa P: want a lightweight sun protector that is good for my skin as well May 23, 2013
Megan K: I'm looking forward to trying a really well-made sunscreen from a renowned brand. I typically use drug store brands, and know that it's not the best for my skin. Kiehl's has such a great reputation for skin care, I'm anticipating an awesome product! May 19, 2013
Yelizaveta N: Summer coming up need a non greasy sun screen. May 11, 2013
Sherry S: I am looking forward to trying this suntan lotion because I have not found one that I have been happy with. I read the reviews and they were all very positive so I hope this one is the ticket! May 9, 2013
Mary B: I need a sun lotion that also mosturizes. May 8, 2013
Naama M: because summer is here and I would like to try the sunblock products from Kiehls Apr 26, 2013
Margaret R: can't wait to try it! Apr 8, 2013
Jiabo C: friends recommend Apr 6, 2013
Anita K: I have been using it for years and love it Mar 24, 2013
Heidi L: To see if is a product I like. Plus, some reviews said they used it as a daily moisturizer. SPF in my moisturizer is very important to me. Mar 19, 2013
Suzan C: I need a good lotion to carry sailing Mar 18, 2013
Dana M: easy to use, non-greasy long lasting Feb 16, 2013
Jon T: Very good product Dec 29, 2012
Margaret T: It is the only thing that works for me Oct 23, 2012
Liz B: I live in high altitiude . have to wear some ev. day Sep 30, 2012
Michael C: I trust Kiehl's to make the best, most protective sun lotion and I have been very pleased with this product in the past. Sep 28, 2012
James P K: Current need Sep 27, 2012
Tracy H: I USE IT BEFORE Sep 21, 2012
cathy h: It doesn't run into my eyes Sep 20, 2012
Jane R: It's light and does its job. Aug 31, 2012
Martha W: I'm going to the beach! Aug 22, 2012
Linda D: Like this product from previous experience. Nice texture and fragrance. Aug 19, 2012
Gordon R D: Use every day during spring, summer, and fall. Aug 6, 2012
Cristin K: recommended by Paula Begoun and the Environmental Working Group Aug 2, 2012
Morris W: My everyday sunscreen. Jul 29, 2012
leann n: My cousin recommended this and I tried it and I didn't burn at all! Jul 27, 2012
gengshen w: good Jul 6, 2012
maya v: trust kiehls and sun screen my daughter got from them works really well for her fair skin. Jun 17, 2012
Hope M: Because I have tried it and liked it. My whole family uses it. Jun 17, 2012
virginia c: husband uses this all year round, Jun 12, 2012
Jayanne G: Because it's the only sunscreen I've used that's kept me from getting sunburnt - and as a naturally pale person, that's HARD! Jun 8, 2012
robin l: have used it before and like the fact that it doesn't run in to eyes Jun 4, 2012
Andrea F: i've had this before and really like it May 31, 2012
Andrew L: I have been using this product for years now, and love it. May 29, 2012
RICARDO C: I trust Kiehl's to be a great company that makes excellent products. I needed a sunscreen. So I came here to look for one. I found this to meet my needs. that it. May 23, 2012
Jingyu C: that's because it's summer! May 20, 2012
Maneenuch T: Good Sun protection May 17, 2012
Amy C: Always looking for really good sunscreen that is water resistant May 15, 2012
Kim K: its the only lotion that doesnt make my skin have a rash May 14, 2012
Yuan Q: sun protection with medium/proper SPF May 14, 2012
virginia c: Helped with husbands skin, Dr. suggested he needed to protect his skin all year round, he uses this every day and loves it Apr 9, 2012
Courtney R: live in florida now..used to ny weather, need something that dries and will go under make up w/o sweating off Apr 8, 2012
Jennifer E: This is the best sunscreen I've used. I purchased it because we're just heading into spring/summertime. Must be ready! Apr 5, 2012
Judith M: This is absolutely the best. Nordstrom no longer carries this - makes me sad. Apr 4, 2012
Anne A: Sounds like a good choice for me. Apr 2, 2012
melissa h: I love Keihls sun lotion as its light but protective Apr 1, 2012
Carol S: Going to Costa Rica Mar 29, 2012
A shopper asked: I have four bottles of this and want to know how long it lasts. There is not an expiration date on the bottle just letters and number on the bottom. Any idea? Jun 20, 2012
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Felice R asked: We have this product. The following numbers appear on the bottom of the container. Is it still fresh enought to use? Wish you would use dates for customers to read.
Thanks. Felice Robinov
May 18, 2012
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A shopper asked: The label on my favorite Kiehl's product has worn off. It is a moisturizing sun screen and it has some color. I love using it instead of any other makeup base. Is this that product? Jul 29, 2012
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Kathrine S: I don't think it is the same product. Mine does not have any tint to it - just looks and feels like regular sunscreen. This product is thick, so I wouldn't use it on my face. Jul 29, 2012
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Kenneth A. R: It does not list moisturizing as a feature only that it is lightweight, waterproof, non-greasy and is white, yes white in color. Jul 30, 2012
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Morris W: This is a straight up sunscreen. It doesn't have any color. Pretty sure there is a different product for that. Jul 29, 2012
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letty V: This is a moisturizing sunscreen, works well for everyday, face and body. It is a white lotion, no color. Jul 29, 2012
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Julia W: I don't think so. There is no color or tint to this product. It is simply a sunscreen. Jul 29, 2012
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Erie M: The pictured product doesn't have any color, so I don't think this is what you want. Jul 30, 2012
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A shopper asked: Is this product only for VIP? I just can't add it to my bag. Mar 14, 2014
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Erie M: This product is for ANYONE who wants excellent sun protection. I don't think of myself as a VIP, just someone who wants and needs protection. The product is lightweight, but it REALLY works. Mar 14, 2014
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deborah h: No. Anyone can order it. Mar 14, 2014
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Doris L asked: Is this similar to the Creme de Corps that had an SPF 30? Feb 27, 2014
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Yanting Z: I think it is a little greasy for summer use, but great for fall and winter even on face. Haven't tried Creme de Corps yet:) Feb 27, 2014
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Lois P: No - I wish Creme de Corps would come back. This is not as light and seems greasier to me. Feb 28, 2014
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A shopper asked: why can't i add this to my cart? Aug 3, 2012
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