Is my sunscreen good enough?

I am a 31 year old woman who lives in Seattle. I wear sunscreen every day, the Replenix brand with antioxidants. If I use this product, do I still need to use an anti-oxidant serum too? In the past I have used the Replenix one recommended by this site, but now I a wondering if the sunscreen is good enough. Thanks

We don’t carry the Replenix sunscreens – not enough space.  Look at the list of active ingredients.  Does it have either 5-10% zinc, 5-10% titanium or mexoryl 3%?  Those would be fine for Seattle.  Also, do you ski, run outdoors, cycle, etc.  If you do, you may need to double layer your sunscreen.  Use the cream for a base and put the ColorScience powder sunscreen over it.  Dr. I

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