Sunscreen Tips for Darker Skin Tones

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USA Today spoke with licensed esthetician Angela Bowe to discuss the do's and don'ts for those with darker skin tones looking for a sunscreen.

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When looking for a sunscreen, mineral filters like zinc oxide or titanium dioxide can cause a chalky look or white cast. 

Sunscreens that have a tint can help avoid the white cast; it may be harder to find an exact match for those with darker tones. Another good option would be a clear or gel-like sunscreen or even a sheer mist, as those tend to go on invisibly or with less of a chalky look.

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