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Product summary

Based on the ingredients included, we believe that "La Roche-Posay - Cicaplast Baume B5 SPF50" can offer reliable sun protection. It can protect from both UVA and UVB rays. This is great news because not all sunscreens with SPF ratings give UVA protection. (UVA rays do not cause sunburn, but still damage our skin and lead to early aging).

It also works as a moisturizer, so you do not have to use an additional hydrating product.

Sunscreen filters

This sunscreen uses so-called "chemical", or organic UV filters (organic simply means that their molecules contain atoms of carbon). These filters typically give good sun protection and rarely leave a white cast, but they can be irritating for sensitive skin. Here are the exact UV filters in this sunscreen: tinosorb s 2.00% - 2.40%, avobenzone 3.00% - 3.70%, mexoryl xl 0.30% - 0.60%, octisalate 3.50% - 4.20%, uvinul t 1.40% - 1.80%, homosalate 6.20% - 7.60% and octocrylene 2.50% - 3.00%.

Irritation risk

This moisturizer contains some common irritants, including those without a benefit for the skin. We assess the overall irritancy of this moisturizer to be low. For a detailed overview of all potential irritants: click here

You can see the detailed formula review with the breakdown of all actives in the product and the full ingredient list with estimated concentrations in the tables below.

What our users say

Based on 9 reviews 100% recommend this product
  • As for using this sunscreen in the eye area, 1 % of the reviewers found that it stings eyes.
  • As for the white cast, the majority of the reviewers (1 %) find that it leaves a noticeable white cast.
  • When it comes to using this sunscreen under makeup, the majority of the reviewers (1 %) find that it pills under makeup.
  • When it comes to comedogenicity, the majority of the reviewers (1 %) find that it clogs pores.
Our users describe the finish of this product as shiny - dewy, They find the product's texture to be heavy and In terms of the smell, our users report that no smell - light fragrance.


The product retails from 7.50£ up to 12.79£ in the United Kingdom and for 9.00$ in the United States.

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