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CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40 1.5 oz (42.5 g)

 
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CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz
 
4.8

(based on 15 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Not greasy (14)
  • Effective protection (11)
  • Rubs in well (11)
  • UVA/UVB protection (11)
  • Sweatproof (8)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily use (12)
    • Beach (5)
    • Sports (5)
    • Water sports (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Brand buyer (6), Budget shopper (5)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Awesome - but too dark for some

    This sunscreen has a matte finish and a slight bronze tint to it. I'm extremely fair skinned, usually the lightest color in any makeup range, so wearing this alone makes me look orange...Read complete review

    This sunscreen has a matte finish and a slight bronze tint to it. I'm extremely fair skinned, usually the lightest color in any makeup range, so wearing this alone makes me look orange and weird. I mix it 50/50 on the back of my hand with the Cotz Face Suncreen for lighter skin tones (which I also can't wear alone, since it leaves a ghostly white tint) and the color is perfect. I only wish they provided more color options so I could skip this step. It's provides decent color coverage but it doesn't look like you're wearing any makeup.

    Great velvety texture, probably due to the silicone content in it - if you're used silicone-based face serums before, you might know this texture. I have dry skin and cystic acne and this doesn't trigger breakouts at all, and it goes on with a smooth matte finish that keeps me from getting shiny.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Concerned about nanotechnology

    I absolutely loved the product and stopped using foundation and used this instead during the day. However, I read a review on Amazon that raised the safety issue regarding nanotechnology. The science is...Read complete review

    I absolutely loved the product and stopped using foundation and used this instead during the day. However, I read a review on Amazon that raised the safety issue regarding nanotechnology. The science is still being evaluated for safety on cosmetic items. I emailed the company twice with a question and they never responded. I am stopping using the product as a result because their refusal to respond raises a flag for me.

    Reviewed by 15 customers

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    5.0

    Best face sunscreen ever

    By sunlover

    from N. CA

    describe yourself Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Effective Protection
    • Not Greasy
    • Rubs In Well
    • UVA/UVB Protection
    • Waterproof

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

        when I saw the brown color of this product I was worried. I would love to have cafe latte skintone, but am definitely of swedish descent. But the tint balances out the ghostly whiteness of other zinc/titantium sunscreens and blends beautifully with my skin. I love it!

         
        5.0

        BEST for faces - EVER!

        By Susan in Florida

        from the beaches of Florida

        describe yourself Budget Buyer

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Does Not Burn Eyes
        • Effective Protection
        • Not Greasy
        • Rubs In Well
        • Sweatproof
        • UVA/UVB Protection
        • Waterproof

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Beach
          • Gardening Yardwork
          • Sports
          • Water Sports

          Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

          Our dermatologist recommended this product 2 years ago and we have had wonderful success with it. Many of our friends now use it because it works against the sun and does not run into your eyes! It does not leave you feeling slick and greasy! Although it appears higher priced, a little goes a long way so it lasts a long time and also stays on very well so you use less than other brands.

           
          5.0

          Wonderful product-No avenobenzone!

          By Sessy

          from Princeton NJ

          describe yourself Budget Buyer

          See all my reviews

          Pros

          • Effective Protection
          • Non-comedogenic
          • Not Greasy
          • Rubs In Well
          • UVA/UVB Protection
          • Waterproof

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Beach
            • Daily Use

            Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

            This applies evenly and doesn't leave a shiny finish. I'm moving toward only using the mineral based sunscreens,as the avenobenzones stain my sheets and towels after they're washed. I have also read some alarming reports regarding the safety of the chemical sunsreens.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Perfection!

            By cuneja67

            from Indianapolis, IN

            describe yourself Brand Buyer

            Pros

            • Effective Protection
            • Non-comedogenic
            • Not Greasy
            • Rubs In Well
            • UVA/UVB Protection

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Sports

              Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

              My face and body react very badly to sunscreens, even those meant for sensitive skin. I can wear CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones every day without any irritation, even in the hot sun or during exercise. A little goes a long way and the slight tint and matte finish even out my skin tone. The 40 SPF is a bonus. Many BBs and CCs offer only 15 SPF. The higher price seems well worth it, especially after I've wasted money on so many sunscreens that I wore only a few times before they started to irritate me.

               
              5.0

              The best sunscreen ever

              By Penny

              from Aledo, TX

              describe yourself Brand Buyer

              Pros

              • Effective Protection
              • Non-comedogenic
              • Not Greasy
              • Rubs In Well
              • Sweatproof
              • UVA/UVB Protection
              • Waterproof

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

                Apply daily after shower and it stays on all day. It does not dry my skin out. Blend in very well with my skin tone to give it a natural, lightweight feel and look. Not chalky at all. I'm totally in love with this product. Loyal customer :)

                 
                5.0

                Finally! Non-Shiny Face Sunscreen!

                By Hollywood Sunshine

                from Los Angeles, CA

                describe yourself Brand Buyer

                Pros

                • Effective Protection
                • Great Price
                • Matte Finish
                • Not Greasy
                • Rubs In Well
                • Sweatproof
                • UVA/UVB Protection

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use

                  Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

                  Cotz Face is the only sunscreen I have ever tried that does not leave my face shiny. Even oil-free products usually leave a shiny finish, but Cotz Face is matte and rubs in very smoothly and easily.
                  For 20 years, I used Oil of Olay SPF 15, but I am now in my late 30s and I need better protection from age spots on my upper cheeks.
                  Cotz Face offers the same feel and protection as facial sunscreens sold at the dermatologist's office, but for a much better price. I apply it generously every day. I recommend it to everyone.

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Awesome - but too dark for some

                  By Dawn

                  from New York, NY

                  Pros

                  • Not Greasy
                  • Rubs In Well

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

                    This sunscreen has a matte finish and a slight bronze tint to it. I'm extremely fair skinned, usually the lightest color in any makeup range, so wearing this alone makes me look orange and weird. I mix it 50/50 on the back of my hand with the Cotz Face Suncreen for lighter skin tones (which I also can't wear alone, since it leaves a ghostly white tint) and the color is perfect. I only wish they provided more color options so I could skip this step. It's provides decent color coverage but it doesn't look like you're wearing any makeup.

                    Great velvety texture, probably due to the silicone content in it - if you're used silicone-based face serums before, you might know this texture. I have dry skin and cystic acne and this doesn't trigger breakouts at all, and it goes on with a smooth matte finish that keeps me from getting shiny.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Best Face Sunscreen for Daily wear

                    By tamaracat

                    from NYC

                    describe yourself Brand Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Effective Protection
                    • Mattifying
                    • Non-comedogenic
                    • Not Greasy
                    • Rubs In Well
                    • Smooth
                    • Sweatproof
                    • UVA/UVB Protection
                    • Waterproof

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Beach
                      • Daily Use

                      Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

                      Absolutely phenomenal face sunscreen. I received a sample of this and wish it were bigger! I'll have to buy the full size now. The instant I put this on my skin looked smoother and more even. I wore it under my makeup and my makeup stayed all day so it worked great as a base layer. Fantastically mattifying and not greasy at all. Love the high SPF protection. Highly recommend to those who want a high SPF sunscreen without the greasy and clogging that has become synonymous with sunscreen.

                       
                      5.0

                      Silky Smooth Sun Protection

                      By debster5591

                      from Rockingham, NC

                      describe yourself Brand Buyer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Effective Protection
                      • Not Greasy
                      • Silky Texture
                      • UVA/UVB Protection

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Beach
                        • Daily Use
                        • Sports
                        • Water Sports

                        Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

                        I use this sunscreen when I exercise outside or garden. It is the absolute best sunscreen I have ever used for my face, because it remains effective even on really hot days when I sweat a lot.

                        (1 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        2.0

                        Concerned about nanotechnology

                        By love cosmetics

                        from Florida

                        Pros

                        • Effective Protection
                        • Non-comedogenic
                        • Not Greasy
                        • Rubs In Well
                        • Sweatproof
                        • UVA/UVB Protection
                        • Waterproof

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about CoTZ Face Sunscreen for Natural Skin Tones, SPF 40, 1.5 oz:

                            I absolutely loved the product and stopped using foundation and used this instead during the day. However, I read a review on Amazon that raised the safety issue regarding nanotechnology. The science is still being evaluated for safety on cosmetic items. I emailed the company twice with a question and they never responded. I am stopping using the product as a result because their refusal to respond raises a flag for me.

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