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Does foundation with spf in it give anyone spots?

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Trickymoments Fri 06-May-16 15:55:47

I've just recently started using clinique's city block with spf25. I noticed after a few days I was getting some spots, some quite sore under the skin.

I went back to my usual clinique foundation & my skin has settled down again although the spots haven't quite gone yet they are smaller & less sore.

Has anyone found this using the city block? I'm wondering if it's the spf ingredient that caused it. Thanks

DameDiazepamTheDramaQueen Fri 06-May-16 16:03:10

Yes,I can't use day creams because if the SPF, always irritates me.

Trickymoments Fri 06-May-16 16:25:27

Thanks Dame, jusr wondering what to use then as sun protection on face?

DameDiazepamTheDramaQueen Fri 06-May-16 16:34:31

I don't use anything, just keep out of the sun as much as I can. Not ideal but I seen to be allergic to everything!

Trickymoments Fri 06-May-16 17:04:16

Yes same here, my skin is so sensitive!!

WowOoo Fri 06-May-16 19:32:28

Yes, I think mine does. I changed recently which has coincided with a breakout. I hope I'm going to get used to it though. Spots stopped after about a month last year.

derektheladyhamster Fri 06-May-16 19:35:16

I am very sensitive to caster oil which is in loads of foundations, but I use a specific sun cream (biore watery essence) now, as I don't think I use enough foundation on my face for protection.

Kennington Fri 06-May-16 20:34:53

spf breaks me out above spf 15
The chemicals are just very viscous feeling so I guess that is why

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