The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.
Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.
The Personal-Care Products Council, citing an FDA ruling, said the ingredients do not boost SPF values and are often used for other skin health reasons.
The 19-stockkeeping-unit collection was formulated to rival the popular indie brands tearing up sales.
Benefit Cosmetics is known for its irreverent spin on beauty, but it’s taking philanthropy seriously with the Bold Is Beautiful Project.