#39648
peterpoose
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    @peterpoose

Hi Folks,

I am looking for sun protection that doesn’t make my tattoo which is quite dark, white!

Can anyone recommend one that I can apply daily and doesn’t whiten my tattoo?

I have tried loads now from super expensive to cheap and they all seem to do this……….

Thanks


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#130298
ArniVidar
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    @arnividar

What do you mean by turning it white? No sun block makes the skin white, except of course while it’s still being absorbed into the skin.. while it’s doing it’s job.
It just stops the skin from turning brown. I suppose that by contrast, the skin thus becomes whiter though.


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#130299
yodaddynukka
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    @yodaddynukka

I think he means the cream is thick and it leaves a white residue. I have had this issue in the past but the ones i use currently apply sheer, is broad spectrum, water resistant and most importantly does not contain oxybenzone. One of them is caled super goop (i think) and the other one i think is called alta md? Though i cant confirm til i get home.


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#130300
ArniVidar
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    @arnividar

Yeah… I thought all sunblock was a thick cream. Anything that’s not a thick cream would let the sun through.


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#130303
buttwheat
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    @buttwheat

Try one of these:

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😉

#130306
yodaddynukka
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    @yodaddynukka

it was elta md. both work very well and i highly recommend them, though they are on the expensive side.


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#130307
peterpoose
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    @peterpoose
yodaddynukka;117224 wrote:
I think he means the cream is thick and it leaves a white residue. I have had this issue in the past but the ones i use currently apply sheer, is broad spectrum, water resistant and most importantly does not contain oxybenzone. One of them is caled super goop (i think) and the other one i think is called alta md? Though i cant confirm til i get home.

Yep exactly.

It leaves my tattoo looking grey and pale.


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#130308
peterpoose
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    @peterpoose
yodaddynukka;117231 wrote:
it was elta md. both work very well and i highly recommend them, though they are on the expensive side.

I have spent a few hundred pounds on creams in the last few weeks trying to find one, price isn’t an issue 🙂


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