Chemical Sunscreens

Non-Mineral Sunscreens (Chemical Sunscreens) Absorb UV Rays

Ingredients: Oxybenzone, avobenzone, octinoxate, etc.

How It Works: Absorbs UV rays and converts them into heat, which is then released from the skin.

Benefits: (1) Lightweight Texture: Easier to apply and less visible on the skin. (2) Cosmetically Elegant: No white cast, making it suitable for daily wear.

Considerations: (1) Requires application 15-30 minutes before sun exposure (2) May cause irritation in sensitive skin (3) Some ingredients are not reef-safe. 

2 products found in Chemical Sunscreens

Jack Black Double Duty Face Moisturizer SPF 20 (Size Options)
Rated 4.7 out of 5
Based on 44 ratings
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Urth Face Balm SPF 15 (118ml)
Rated 4.6 out of 5
Based on 21 ratings
  • $60.00