Mineral Sunscreens with Antioxidants | Physical Sunscreen

EltaMD UV Physical
Broad-Spectrum SPF 41

3 oz Tube: Item #02578

For oil-free sun protection with just a touch of color, our lightly tinted UV Physical is a healthy choice. This chemical-free natural mineral sunscreen has antioxidants to neutralize free radicals. Water-resistant UV Physical withstands water, humidity and perspiration.

  • 9.0% transparent zinc oxide
  • Antioxidants help absorb free radicals
  • Lightly-tinted formula
  • Water-resistant (40 minutes)
  • UVA/UVB sun protection
  • Fragrance-free, oil-free, paraben-free, sensitivity-free, chemical-free and noncomedogenic


Active Ingredients: 9.0% Zinc oxide, 7.0% Titanium dioxide

Ingredient Insights

Zinc oxide: Natural mineral compound that works as a sunscreen agent by reflecting and scattering UVA and UVB rays

Titanium dioxide: Natural mineral that works as a sunscreen agent by reflecting and scattering UV radiation

Linoleic acid: Antioxidant that reduces free radicals to help diminish the visible signs of aging

Quercetin: Antioxidant that reduces free radicals to help diminish the visible signs of aging

Thioctic acid: Antioxidant that reduces free radicals to help diminish the visible signs of aging

Inactive Ingredients: Alumina, Butylene Glycol, Citric Acid, Dimethicone/Methicone Copolymer, Hydrated Silica, Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate, Iron Oxide, Isopropyl Palmitate, Lecithin, Linoleic Acid, Octyldodecyl Neopentanoate, Octyl Stearate, Oleth-3 Phosphate, Perfluorononyl Dimethicone, Phenoxyethanol, Polyacrylate 13/Polyisobutene/Polysorbate 20, Purified Water, Quercetin, Sodium Hydroxide, Thioctic Acid (Alpha Lipoic Acid), Triethoxycaprylylsilane.

Uses: EltaMD UV Physical Broad-Spectrum SPF 41 helps prevent sunburn and, if used as directed with other sun protection measures (see Directions), decreases the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging caused by the sun.

Directions: Apply EltaMD UV Physical Broad-Spectrum SPF 41 liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure. Reapply after 40 minutes of swimming or sweating. Reapply every 2 hours and immediately after towel drying.

“I absolutely love the EltaMD UV Physical. It is the best sunscreen I have ever used with great tint that helps me see where I have applied it! It doesn’t irritate my skin and is very light-weight with fantastic texture.”, LaGrange, IL

“Just wanted to let you know I have tried many different tinted sunscreens and EltaMD UV Physical is by far the best I have found. I love it. It works well on the face and even better on the body. Thanks.”, Georgetown, SC

“I was in California recently and purchased some of your tinted sunscreen.  It is amazing.  I liked how light it felt and gave my skin a bit of a glow.”, Las Vegas, NV

“I use EltaMD UV Physical. This sunscreen seems to do something no other product has been able to do….control my oily skin on my face.”, Fort Mill, SC

“I have been using the EltaMD UV Physical SPF 41 tinted-sunscreen for a few years now and it’s been fantastic at protecting my skin and minimizing the effects of my rosacea.”, USA