CDA Expert Advisory Board recognized products meet the following criteria:

Broad-spectrum with a SPF 30 or higher

Low potential for irritation

Minimally perfumed or non-perfumed


The Sun Protection Program (SPP) is a Canadian Dermatology Association initiative backed by objective medical specialists and led by an Expert Advisory Board. The program helps consumers select sunscreen products for themselves and their families that meet a high standard for effective sun protection.

When you see the Recognized Sun Protection logo on products, you can trust that they have broad-spectrum sun protection (SPF 30 or higher), have a low potential for irritation, are minimally perfumed or non-perfumed, and are non-comedogenic.

Recognized sunscreens: