The advice of
“Over-exposure to the sun is dangerous. Even while using a sunscreen product because it does not provide 100% protection.”
Very high broad spectrum (UVA + UVB) protection.
The gel is applicable even on wet skin, maintaining protection level.
Tested under dermatological control.
For sensitive or sun-intolerant skin.
For extreme sunshine intensity.
Very high, broad spectrum and photostable UVA/UVB protection.
Optimal SPF 50+ protection reinforced against UVA rays (stricter than the European recommendation on suncare products) thanks to XL-Protect, filtering system technology, combined with La Roche-Posay Thermal Spring Water, a soothing antioxidant.
Wet Skin Innovation: an invisible gel that is instantly absorbed and create an hydrophobic film on the skin to help repel water. SPF Protection maintained even when applied on wet skin.
- Tolerance demonstrated on sensitive skin : products tested under dermatological control on sensitive skin.
- Clinically proven efficacy on sun vulnerable skin : ANTHELIOS XL efficacy has been demonstrated by 29 clinical studies carried out in vivo by world renowed dermatological experts in photo-dermatology.
- Suncare products with La Roche-Posay thermal spring water : This unique water, particularly efficient against free radicals that may be generated by UVA-UVB rays, enriches ANTHELIOS suncare products with soothing and antioxidant properties.
Texture & application
- No white marks when applied to wet skin
Apply the sunscreen product just before exposure.
Re-apply frequently and generously to maintain protection, especially after perspiring or toweling.
La Roche-Posay recommends
Your Anthelios routine
The right gestures for your skin.
Better skin protection for you and your loved ones.
It's as simple as
Powerful blend of UV filters and anti-oxidants that goes beyond broad-spectrum UVA and UVB protection to shield against damages from other skin aggressors, such as infrared and pollution.
Hydrophobic complex that creates a film on the skin to help repel water.
Soothing and antioxidant properties. Efficient against free radicals that may be generated by UVA-UVB rays.
Our safety commitments
Safety standards beyond international cosmetics regulations.
One prerequisite = Zero allergic reactions.
If we detect a single case, we go back to the labs and reformulate.
Just the essential,
at the right active dose
Developed in collaboration with dermatologists
and toxicologists, our products contain only the necessary
ingredients, at the right active dose.
on very sensitive skin
Our products’ tolerance is verified on the most sensitive skin:
reactive, allergic, acne-prone, atopic, damaged or weakened
by cancer treatments.
We select the most protective packaging associated with only
the necessary preservatives, to guarantee intact tolerance
and efficacy over time.