Sheer Zinc Face Dry-Touch Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 50


Sheer Zinc Face Dry-Touch Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 50

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Sheer Zinc Face Dry-Touch Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 50

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Product Overview

Quick Product Notes
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EU Allergen-Free
Fungal Acne (Malassezia) Safe

Notable Effects & Ingredients

UV Protection from 1 Ingredient(s):
Zinc Oxide

Anti-Aging from 1 Ingredient(s):
Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E)

Ingredients Related to Skin Types
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Dry Skin
Oily/Acne-Prone Skin
Sensitive Skin

Ingredient Safety Breakdown (EWG Health Ratings)

  • Low Risk
  • Moderate Risk
  • High Risk
  • Unknown

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Product Ingredient List

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EWG CIR Ingredient Name & Cosmetic Functions Notes
C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate
(Skin Conditioning,Emollient,Antimicrobial)
Zinc Oxide
(Skin Protecting,Bulking Agent,Sunscreen Agent,Cosmetic Colorant)
UV Protection
UV Protection
Good for Oily Skin
Good for Oily Skin
Comedogenic Rating (1)
Cetyl Dimethicone
(Emollient,Antifoaming Agent,Skin-Conditioning Agent - Occlusive)
Cetyl Dimethicone/Bis-Vinyldimethicone Crosspolymer
(Skin Conditioning,Emollient)
Sodium Chloride
(Masking,Viscosity Controlling,Bulking Agent)

Latest User Reviews

combination RosaceaAnti-AgingBlackheads+ 2
Love it

I love how it protects my skin with so little amount applied and it doesn't make my face feel oily afterwards. It is kinda hard to spread it in my face (it gets absorbed and dry fast), but still easy to use and it gives my face a nice fresh and protected feeling.

combination FungalSensitiveUneven
Not That Great

This is a great alternative to the chemical sunscreens that are found in every store, but compared to the sunscreens that are available to buy online, this one is not nearly as good. It provides good sun protection for those with sensitive skin and mineral sunscreens are always the better option, but this one is not easy to apply due to its low spreadability and high white cast. The sunscreen will leave you feeling sticky for hours, so I can imagine how this would not be a good it for someone with oily skin.

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