Skin Type: All
Summary of Benefits:
• Broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection
• Helps prevent sunburn and reduce signs of photo-aging
• Goes on silky with a greaseless, invisible finish in just 60 seconds
A revolutionary sunscreen formula that’s both gentle and extremely effective at protecting from aging UVA and burning UVB rays Contains Octinoxate, the most popular UVB sunscreen in the world, and micronized Zinc Oxide, the gentlest UVA-protective sunscreen available.
Both sunscreens are suspended in a biologically-inert silicone emulsion which helps prevent the irritation normally caused by sunscreens. This greaseless base leaves skin’s protective barrier intact, so your complexion stays calm and moist all day – regardless of skin type. Goes on sheer, is invisible in seconds. Any skin will find it easy to wear throughout the day.
Due to the blend of UV absorbing (Octinoxate) and reflecting (Zinc Oxide) sunscreens, Solar Defender SPF 30 may be applied under or over moisturizer. May also be worn under makeup or alone. This formula is enriched with cell-protecting antioxidant Vitamin E, stabilized Vitamin C and soothing Green Tea and Aloe to help lessen damage caused by direct sunlight.
Octinoxate | world’s most popular UVB sunscreen; absorbs UV
Micronized Zinc Oxide | the gentlest UVA-protecting sunscreen available; reflects UV
Green Tea Seed Extract | subdues signs of redness and aging caused by free radicals
Tocopheryl Acetate | anti-aging Vitamin E; protects natural radiance
Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate | stabilized time-released Vitamin C; helps repair visible signs of sun-damage
Comes in a 4.5 oz bottle.
Home Care: Apply liberally to face and body at least ten minutes before sun exposure or two minutes before applying makeup. Reapply after swimming or excessive perspiration. As part of effective age-fighting program, apply every morning throughout the year. Because Solar Defender SPF 30 is a blend of UV absorbing and reflecting sunscreens, it may be applied over or under moisturizer.
Facial Procedure: Solar Defender SPF 30 is recommended as the finishing product at the end of the facial procedure for any skin type. It may be applied over finishing cream or moisturizer.
Solar Defender SPF 30 UVA/UVB High Protection Sunscreen
Water-resistant. The American Academy of Dermatology recommends a minimum SPF 15 sunscreen be worn daily to protect from UV light. Does not contain mineral oil or pore clogging ingredients.
CONTRAINDICATIONS | For external use only. Not to be swallowed. Avoid contact with eyes. Discontinue use if signs of irritation or rash appear. Use on children under 6 months of age only with the advice of a physician. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.
Ingredients: Active Ingredients: Octinoxate, 7.5% (UVB sunscreen), zinc oxide, 10.0% (UVA/UVB sunscreen). Inactive Ingredients: Water (base), ethylhexyl palmitate (softening), cyclomethicone (evaporate silicone), laurylmethicone (emulsifying silicone), butylene glycol (hydrating), tocopheryl acetate (age-fighting), sodium chloride (emulsion stabilizer), kukui (aleurites moluccana) seed oil (lipid-rich plant oil), green tea (camellia oleifera) seed extract (calming plant extract), aloe vera (aloe barbadensis) leaf extract (soothing, hydrating), tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate (time-released age-fighting vitamin C), allantoin (soothing), sodium PCA (hydrating), disodium EDTA (mineral chelator), ethylhexylglycerin (humectant), methylisothiazolinone (broad spectrum preservative), fragrance (synthetic).
Fragrance of citrus
Don't let our fancy scientific names scare you, these ingredients are natural, soothing, and downright delicious to your skin!