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    Invisizinc - u can get it at any Woolies or Coles and its pure zinc so no nasty chemicals like most sunscreens have in them. It rubs right in too leaving no residue

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    Neutrogena has a new sunscreen out, one for adults and one for kids. It's a good brand for facial cleansers so it might be good as a sunscreen too?

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    I've used many sunscreens being fair skinned. The latest one I'm using is Coles' Everyday one. It's surprisingly non greasy for a lotion.

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    I love invisible zinc

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    Cancer Council do a nice one for faces, it's in a white tube and called Day Wear. I doesn't leave your skin feeling greasy and looking white. I also like their new 50+ it's not greasy and rubs in nicely.

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    I use this one as it's milky rather than creamy.
    http://bananaboat.com.au/static/bana...f-30-200ml.png

    I've tried Invisible Zinc but it's just too hard to rub in and not so invisible on the skin afterwards. Just my opinion on it.

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    Chemical sunscreens give me heat rash so I now use invisible zinc. U like the woolworths brand one as it is thinner and a bit easier to rub on.

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    Thanks for all the replies, I think I may try the invisible zinc.
    I do like the hamiltons sunscreen as well. Myself and the kids have very sensitive skin and I have had quite a few reactions to different sunscreens. Given that we will need to cover ourselves from head to foot several times a day for 11 days I'm just hoping I get it right

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    Banana Boat Sport 50+, if you get the milk it is non-greasy & easy to apply.

    I have a red haired, fair skinned DD & I use banana boat on her body and invisible zinc on her face.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MummaJez View Post
    Have you used this? Being more natural does it work? Tia x
    Sure have and it works fine. It is thick to apply but soaks in really well and no white cast. I don't trust chemical sunscreens anymore!


 

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