Clinique Superdefense City Block SPF 50, 40ml – £23.00
Non-natural vs natural and organic?
Main SPF lively components?
Zinc oxide. Titanium Dioxide. Homosalate.
Octinoxate 5.%, Titanium Dioxide 3.2%, Zinc Oxide 3.6%Ingredients: WaterAquaEau, Dimethicone, Butyloctyl Salicylate, Isononyl Isononanoate, Neopentyl Glycol Diheptanoate, Lauryl Peg-9 Polydimethylsiloxyethyl Dimethicone, Butylene Glycol, Polydecene, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Ethylhexyl Methoxycrylene, Hydrated Silica, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein/Pvp Crosspolymer, Hydroxyapatite, Cetyl Peg/Ppg-10/1 Dimethicone, Dimethicone/Peg-10/15 Crosspolymer, Sodium Rna, Quaternium-90 Bentonite, Sodium Hyaluronate, Dimethicone Crosspolymer-3, Styrene/Acrylates Copolymer, Sodium Chloride, Caprylyl Glycol, Peg-8 Laurate, Propylene Carbonate, Silica, Tocopherol, Sodium Citrate, Disodium Edta, Bht, Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Iron Oxides (Ci 77492)
Product. Oil cost-free.
Residue on darker skins?
Not suitable for darker skins.
Does it work underneath makeup?
Of course but if you suffer from a drier skin you might want a little something oilier.
How does it appear/sense on the skin?
Pretty mattifying, you can notify it’s there, if you know what I mean.
Acceptable for all pores and skin styles?
Labelled as suited for all skins but I would require one thing far more moisturising but great if you are balanced, oily or blend.
Any skin rewards?
Hyaluronic acid and wheat protein to be hydrating and brief-absorbing.
You Have to have This If:
You have a balanced, mix or oily skin and want a significant SPF.
You Don’t Require This If:
You have a mature, drier skin.
The accurate scientific terminology for UV filters is organic (chemical, these types of as avobenzone, octocrylene or oxybenzone) or inorganic (bodily, these kinds of as titanium dioxide or zinc oxide).
Each styles function by absorbing the rays and turning them into heat, but with inorganic aka actual physical sunscreens, between 5% and 10% of incoming rays are mirrored and scattered.
With natural and organic filters (‘chemical’ in the classic, non-scientific sense), the UV rays are generally absorbed and turned into warmth in the pores and skin.
Normally utilize last after moisturiser, ahead of make-up – unless normally stated.
Reapply each and every two hrs if in energetic sunlight (on vacation, sunbathing, normally staying outdoors all working day).
Reapply after swimming or too much sweating/drying off with a towel.