The Best Sunscreen-Dissolving Cleansers

Simply washing with soap and water won’t get all the SPF gunk off your skin—not to mention the sweat, pollution and sometimes salt and sand that can build up and get trapped beneath it. Using an oil-based cleanser is your best bet for dissolving sunscreen particles and effectively removing every last bit of pore-clogging debris.

Try these cleansing oils and waters to keep skin clean and fresh all summer long.


1H2O Plus Oasis Body Cleansing Water, $25



2Garnier Clean + Nourishing Cleansing Oil for Dry Skin, $6



3Elemental Herbology Harmonising Cleanse Facial Cleansing Oil, $70



4Coast to Coast Coastal Ultra Soothing Cleansing Oil, $40



5Lather Forbidden Rice Body Scrub, $21



6Buriti Purifying Cleanser, $59



7Shu Uemura Porefinist Anti-Shine Fresh Cleansing Oil, $67



8L’Occitane Jenipapo Shower Oil, $25



9Ritual Summer Bliss Shower Oil, $15


10Algenist Purifying & Replenishing Cleanser, $26