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Gather two or more sunscreen lotions with varying SPF levels. (This may be repeated with different brands of sunscreen or one brand offering varying SPF levels.)
Place a small amount of sunscreen on the back of your hand and massage into your skin. Wash off and repeat with other levels or brands.
Compare consistency, absorption, and then residue after washing the hand.
Repeat with each level of SPF and compare results.