7 Best Sunscreens for Acne-prone skin

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Based on 3145 reviews of 858 sunscreens from 173 brands, written by MakeupAlley users with acne-prone skin, these are the 7 best sunscreens for acne-prone skin

Coppertone Oil Free SPF 45 Sunblock Lotion

4.2

29 reviews

82% would repurchase

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I like to use this sunblock on my arms and legs when I know I'm gonna be outside for awhile. It's a decent sunblock,and a good deal. I bought mine at Target. It is a

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Arcona Reozone SPF 40

4.1

28 reviews

71% would repurchase

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Edited 10/11: Ugh, this has been reformulated to a much darker shade. It's at least 2-3 shades darker than what it used to be and it looks unnatural on me now, like

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Epicuren Discovery Zinc Oxide Perfecting Sunscreen SPF 27

4.0

44 reviews

75% would repurchase

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This is the best micronized zinc I've seen compared to Devita Daily Moisturizer 30, Solar Rx SPF 30, Anthelios Dermo-Pediatrics SPF40, Shiseido cream SPF 36, Elta MD

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Skinceuticals Ultimate UV Defense SPF 30

4.0

67 reviews

68% would repurchase

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I find it very difficult to find a sunscreen that i can wear, because: a) it must be oil-free b) it must have no titanium dioxide c) it must be suitable for harsh N

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Kiss My Face Face Factor Face + Neck SPF30

3.9

86 reviews

70% would repurchase

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This would be awesome if it were photostable over/under my organix sunscreens. Either way I will still buy it - best feeling sunscreen ever. EDIT --- I tried thi

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Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunblock SPF 85

3.6

67 reviews

68% would repurchase

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I'm an La Roche-Posay Anthélios SPF 40-50 girl, so I don't tend to use U.S. sunscreens. But if I was forced to, Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch SPF 85 would

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Neutrogena Clear Face Break-Out Free Liquid- Lotion Sunblock SPF 30

3.6

90 reviews

67% would repurchase

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Update July 2014 - I have lost count of how many tubes of this I've gone through - summer, winter, USA, Europe - this has been a constant in my skincare routine fo

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