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CoTZ® Face Light Skin Tone SPF 40

As SPF fiends, we know it’s tough to find a non-greasy sunscreen that feels great even under our makeup. We’re fans of CoTZ’s mineral-rich sunscreen because the silky formula has a sheer matte finish, which means we can even layer foundation or BB cream on top without worrying about excess oil or shine.

CoTZ® Face Light Skin Tone SPF 40
3.7 out of 5 stars, based on 51 Reviews 51 Reviews
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Works Well, Slightly Grainy Texture
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Works well but has a slightly grainy texture. I wanted to love it, but it is just OK. Those of you who like the matte finish will likely enjoy it and not mind the texture. Odor free.

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Good product

I received this product as a part of a mystery sample pack. It is a nice addition to my travel bag for on the go BB cream. Nice to have SPF 40 to protect my face.

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I'm totally "Matte" about it!

I love the matte finish! I have naturally oily skin but need the coverage (which is why i like the light tan shade). The product doesn't seem very thick and I don't have to worry about looking shiny. Relatively odorless which is always a plus!

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Too white!
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The sunscreen for "light skin tone" is actually just white, and showed up bright white on my (admittedly very pale) skin. I have previously tried the next-darkest shade and it was too dark, so it appears there is not any shade that is right for me. The white was especially noticeable since zinc oxide sits on the surface of the skin instead of being absorbed like chemical sunscreens do.
As for its effectiveness, I have not gotten a sunburn since switching to this brand.

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Silky

Product went on very smoothly, did not feel sticky
I also found that just a small amount covers a large area
A specific sunscreen for your face is important

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Goes on nice

I sampled this but it is hard to give a complete review because I can only use it on my forehead. It has Zinc and I have had reactions to products with Zinc in it before. I can say it goes on very nice and blends well to my somewhat fair skin. It doesn't have any perfume odor which is good. I did notice that it does carry an ingredient called Dimethicone. I started researching about a month ago everything that was in all of my lotions because I have such sensitive skin and the thing is that Dimethicone can for some people cause breakouts. So it's one of those things you have to try it to know.

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Great product, but by the natural tone instead!
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After receiving CoTZ Face Natural Skin Tone SPF 40 in my box and loving the protection, the matte non-greasy feel (sort of like velvet), and the fact that even at SPF 40 it did NOT smell like sunscreen, I decided to make the full size my first purchase. I was REALLY EXCITED when I saw that they had a light skin tone version, because I am very pale and the natural scared me (honestly, when blended in well it just looked like bronzer, which was fine for summer but I don't want to look like I am wearing bronzer in the dead of winter). After purchasing and using this product, I would say go with the natural skin tone instead! The light is NOT TINTED AT ALL. The texture and feel on the face are the same, but it washes you out instead of giving a health glow. And this one definitely smelled like sunscreen.

This is a great product and if you sunburn at night like I do, you should definitely use it, but purchase the Natural Skin Tone instead of the Light Skin Tone.

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ok

i like the feel and the way that this product doesn't smell like sunscreen but i ended up with some blemishes that i typically don't have after using it.

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Fabulous!

This spf moisturizer makes my skin so incredibly silky soft! I have annoying combination skin so I am dry and oily all at the same time and this moisturizer takes care of both problems!

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great non greasy sunscreen
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I usually hate wearing sunscreen because of the smell and how greasy my face feels. I'm also prone to breakouts but I want to protect my skin. I love this sunscreen! It is the only one I will ever use. No smell and its not greasy AT ALL. The only reason i gave it 4 and not 5 stars is that it takes forever to rub in all the way.

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