Kojie San Sunblock Face SPF 50

Jul 26, 2015 //
Sunblock before applying makeup in the morning makes me think it might be unnecessary thinking most of my foundations already have SPF. Please be informed that not all sunblock feels sticky like what other brands offer, not all sunblocks are applicable for both face and body.

Most of us think that sunblocks are white, thick and would make the skin oily thinking it might not be appropriate to use to face on an everyday basis - As well as use it under makeup.

As I was looking inside Watson's Shop, I compare several face sunblock and it's really hard to choose if you have several options to try considering the price, size, SPF, brand name, etc. Some sunblocks that contain ultra high SPF usually have higher levels of active ingredients making it feeling heavier. I'm also worried that I might end up to those sunblocks that I discuss before. Most sunblocks are sealed and do not have testers, I'm lucky and I'm fine that I choose Kojie San Sunblock Face with SPF 50.


FEATURES:
Kojiesan Sunblock for Face has a broad spectrum of protection against harmful UVA and UVB rays to prevent sunburn and premature skin ageing. It contains SUNACTYL, a natural ingredient, which helps repair sun-damaged skin. Infused with caring ingredients such as Shea Butter andVitamin E to help nourish and smoothen skin.

HOW TO USE:
Apply generously on the exposed areas of the skin and leave for 30 minutes before going outdoors, this gives the sunscreen enough time to be absorbed by the skin for ultimate sun protection. Reapply sunscreen immediately after swimming or sweating to remain protected.

BENEFITS:

  • Broad Spectrum
  • Sweat proof and water proof
  • Contains vitamin E and Shea Butter
  • Oil Free
  • Paraben Free

Price: Php 269 bought in Watson's
Thoughts:
Broad Spectrum: Some sunscreens do not protect you against both UVA and UVB rays.  UVB rays are the ones responsible for making you turn pink or red in the sun, also known as sunburn.  UVA rays are the nasty ones responsible for getting down into the underlying layers of skin causing wrinkling, aging, and in some cases skin cancer.  Choose a sunscreen that protects from both UVB and UVA (also referred to as “broad spectrum”.  Lucky for us greenies, the primary ingredients in natural sunscreens, Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide both provide broad spectrum protection. (Read more about it: SkinCancer.org).  The FDA changed the law and this year sunscreens will be required to label their products as broad spectrum or place a warning label.  Make sure you look for the Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB wording on labels. [source: SafeMama]
  • I'm happy to know that it was labeled as Broad Spectrum
  • SPF 50
  • Non Sticky
  • Thick cream but easy to blend
  • Takes several minutes to be absorbed (3-5 minutes)
  • Packaging comes in 1 size squeeze tube
  • Most of my foundations work with this sunblock
  • It's a great base for makeup
It's definitely a great deal face sunblock!

10 comments :

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    1. Hi! Indicated above. I bought it for P269

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  2. Non-comedogenic ba'to? Acne prone kasi ako :(

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    1. Hi! I checked the packaging but not mentioned po

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  3. Does this leave a white film on your face?

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  4. kapag gumamit ba ng facial moisturizer pwede ba mag add ng ganito sa face? or pwedeng sunblock nalang? btw nakakatigyawat ba to?

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    1. It depends po sa formulation ng moisturizer and skin type needs.
      No pimple reaction after using this (my experience)

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