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Ingredient Standards

Worry-free formulas

Bare Republic has a strict ‘no’ list, which excludes the 1400+ questionable ingredients restricted in the European Union.

All formulas undergo safety testing overseen by a Dermatologist

None of our formulas are tested on animals

Ingredients used are not derived from animals

Free of Oxybenzone & Octinoxate

Worry-free formulas mean we do not formulate with the following unwanted ingredients:

  • Aluminum Powder
  • BHA and BHT
  • EDTA
  • Ethanolamines
  • Formaldehyde
  • Lanolin
  • Microbeads

  • Mineral Oil
  • MIT/MI
  • PABA
  • Parabens
  • Paraffin
  • Petrolatum
  • Petrochemicals

  • Oxybenzone
  • Octinoxate
  • Phthalates
  • Phenoxyethanol
  • Propylene glycol
  • Retinyl Palmitate

  • Styrene
  • Sulfates
  • Synthetic Dyes
  • Synthetic Fragrances
  • Talc
  • Vegan

In addition, benzene is not an ingredient in any of our products. Benzene can be detectable in some raw materials, including those derived from petrochemicals and petroleum. Our strict formulation standards prohibit the use of petroleum-derived ingredients in our formulas. In the recent report released by Valisure LLC, Bare Republic products tested were confirmed NOT to contain benzene. 

Contain skin nourishing ingredients

Our formulas are gentle to skin and enriched with skin nourishing ingredients such as:

  • Vitamin E
  • Antioxidants
  • Plant extracts

Performance Standards

High performance

All sunscreen formulas are SPF 30 or higher & water resistant.

Products are third-party verified to meet FDA and international standards for:

  • SPF
  • Water resistance
  • Broad spectrum protection

Products are also reviewed by experts

  • Dermatologist tested
  • Safety tested
  • Clinically tested

Sustainability Standards

Our sustainability standards

Products are:

  • Hawaii Reef Compliant (Act 104)
  • Made with recyclable materials whenever possible
  • Made with sustainably sourced materials whenever possible
  • Cruelty free
  • Vegan
**Specific details on recyclability is available on each specific product page. Look for the How2Recycle logo on each product page for more information.

Application and Aesthetic Standards

High aesthetic standards

We focus on creating highly wearable formulas that are:

  • Non-greasy
  • Lightweight on skin
  • Sheer (mineral) and transparent (Clearscreen®) applications 

Easy application

We focus on creating products that are easy-to-apply, so you can concentrate on making memories with your family and friends