Your skin has natural barriers to prevent substances penetrating it, like bodyguards keeping it free from unwanted toxins. Alcohol overpowers these and allows the substances in sunscreens and other cosmetics to be absorbed.
This chemical has been linked to both skin allergies in people and hormone disruption in some animal studies. Oxybenzone is not only harmful to humans, it also causes damage to coral reefs.
Fragrance in sunscreen can trigger allergies and other adverse health issues. The chemical mixtures behind this ingredient are often not disclosed.
Parabens have historically been used as preservatives in personal care products, but have been shown to cause hormone disruption and skin irritation, as well as affecting fertility and birth outcomes and increasing risk for cancer.
Para-Aminobenzoic Acid (PABA) can not only cause skin irritation, it also has been shown to release free radicals, which in a worst case scenario can lead to cancer.
Absorbs UV light so your skin doesn't with a weightless and clear formula.
Otherwise known as German chamomile, this ingredient creates maximum water resistance.
Makes our sunscreen an easy, spreadable formula to achieve full coverage.