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Hi all,

I have got some SunSense low irritant cream which is supposedly free of chemical absorbers. It does have Microfine titanium dioxide 8.5% and Diazolidinylurea and hydroxybenzoates. For some reason I don't trust it won't irritate my skin after reading the many threads of the hit and miss nature of sunscreen but so far it didnt do anything today.

So after the 4 hours when your sunscreen is no longer working properly and your not going outside again do you wash your face to get rid of the residue?

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It won't hurt to rinse your skin to get the residue off. I wouldn't give your skin a harsh washing, just a gentle rinsing with warm water, maybe a gentle cleanser, to get off the majority of the chemicals.

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You have to be sure to get ALL of the sunscreen removed as not cleansing properly can lead to breakouts.

A lot of people swear by OCM to fully remove makeup and sunscreen

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