Sensitive advanced
skin tolerance charter

Fair, sensitive and sun intolerant skin

Sensitive Advanced formulas seek to combine effectiveness and optimal tolerance for fair, sensitive and sun intolerant skin. In order to assure the greatest dermatological safety, all our formulas embody these 5 exclusive principles:

  • BROAD SPECTRUM
    PHOTOSTABLE PROTECTION
  • VERY HIGH SUN
    PROTECTION FACTOR SPF50+1
  • HYPOALLERGENIC
    FORMULAS
  • NO PERFUME2
  • NO COLOURANTS

(1) Except Kids Wet Lotion SPF50, Adults Anti-Acne SPF30 & Adults Face Mist SPF50.
(2) Except Kids Wet Lotion & Adults Face Mist

UV Rays explained

UVB rays damage the outermost layers of the epidermis and are responsible for sunburn. UVA and long UVA rays damage collagen and elastine causing long term damages to skin.


Golden rules of protection

Protect yourself and your loved ones, over-exposure to the sun is dangerous. Do not stay too long in the sun, even while using a sun cream..

  • P

    AS PEAK

    Avoid excessive sun exposure at peak hours when the sun is the highest.

  • A

    AS ACCESSORISES

    Keep kids well covered. Always make sure they wear protective clothing, a hat, a t-shirt and sunglasses

  • P

    AS PARASOL

    Avoid direct sun exposure for babies and kids. The more a baby or child is overexposed to the sun rays, the higher the risk of skin-cancer later in life.

  • O

    AS ORGANISATION

    Use sun cream generously and frequently before and during sun exposure, after swimming, bathing or toweling. Pay attention to sensitive areas: ears, nose, lips, back of neck, etc…

DISCOVER WRAP, SPLAT, HAT& download Wrap, Splat, Hat educational materials to teach your kids how to stay safe in the sun.

Garnier Sun Care research is recognised by the

In the prevention of skin cancer

Garnier Ambre Solaire works in partnership with the British Skin Foundation to educate kids on the short and long term damages of sun. Wrap Splat Hat an exciting sun-awareness education programme for 4-11 year olds. It supports cross-curricular learning through fun, hands-on and creative investigation.


Over 80 years of Expertise

CARING FOR EVERY GENERATION

Ambre Solaire has become an iconic brand. Perfect for the whole family, it has been passed down from generation to generation for 80 years.

  • 1935

    the introduction of an icon!

    1935

    the introduction of an icon!

    In 1935, Ambre Solaire launches its first bottle
    of a Filtrating oil which becomes a must have
    on the beach for the very first paid holidays.
    Its legendary and original fragrance, a subtle
    blend of rose and jasmine, is now the symbol
    of leisure and modern feminity.

  • the 40’s

    pin-up girl become the mode

    the 40’s

    pin-up girl become the mode

    In 1948, Inspired by American starlets, Suzy
    becomes our first pin up girl.
    Teams of pin up girls are set out and walk
    along the beaches, to share the benefits of
    sun protection.

  • the 50’s

    the innovation boom

    the 50’s

    the innovation boom

    In 1951, technology expands, and so do textures!
    The first hydrating sun care in a tube
    comes to market along side the 1st sun care
    sprays and mousses.

  • the 60’s

    sun care products for everywhere

    the 60’s

    sun care products for everywhere

    Sun protection for winter sports,
    an after-sun skin care cream...
    Ambre Solaire adds up a wide range
    of products to the collection!

  • THE 70’s

    The 1st protection levels

    THE 70’s

    The 1st protection levels

    In 1978, Ambre Solaire goes
    further on UV filters.
    The 1st protection lettvels
    are announced, the highest protection
    being 6! Safe tanning has arrived.

  • the 80’s

    water resistant and self tan are born

    the 80’s

    water resistant and self tan are born

    The days of the pin up girls are behind us.
    Ambre Solaire enters a new era of
    sun protection with the first water resistant
    products and self-tanners, for a long lasting
    and even safer sun enjoyment.

  • the 90’s

    protection advances

    the 90’s

    protection advances

    Ambre Solaire develops the perfect balance
    of high protection filters and hydrating
    actives: a real breakthrough.
    A new generation of products with high
    protection (50+) is born with light, easy to
    apply and pleasurable textures! We now offer
    30 different products for optimum sun protection.

  • 2003

    new innovative filter teinted textures
    for kids

    2003

    new innovative filter teinted textures
    for kids

    A few years after launching the first line of sun
    protection adapted just for kids. Ambre
    Solaire invents Resisto, the very first sun
    protection with a tinted texture for your kid &
    greatest fun and safety under the sun.

  • 2013

    sun protection for sensitive skins

    2013

    sun protection for sensitive skins

    We created Ambre Solaire Sensitive
    advanced, the first filtering system reinforced
    against long UVA, with no compromise on
    pleasure. Recommended for fair, sensitive
    and sun-intolerant skin.

  • 2014

    the easiest sun protection for a
    natural skin feel

    2014

    the easiest sun protection for a
    natural skin feel

    Ambre Solaire Dry Mist is the first sun
    protection that you don’t feel on the skin. It is
    immediately absorbed by the skin, velvety
    finish with no greasy or sticky feel. Its resistant
    formula continues to protect even in the
    water.

  • 2015

    SUN PROTECTION in extreme conditions

    2015

    SUN PROTECTION in extreme conditions

    With the creation of UV Sport, the 1st
    multi-resistant sun protection tested in
    extreme conditions for all sports, protecting
    your skin and enjoying sun and sport
    becomes even easier and effective.