Whether you’re on the lighter or darker end of the melanin spectrum, we all need SPF protection. The problem most of us face, though, is finding a good sunscreen that doesn’t have a ton of titanium and zinc oxides that leave darker skin looking chalky and ashy.
To prevent that ghoulish finish, select sunscreens with clear components (like avobenzone) or that use micronized zinc oxides.
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