June 19, 2021
The sun, the fine sand and the sea represent the ideal escape especially with the end of lockdown! Sunbathing even in your backyard should not make you forget certain realities. Indeed, the sun must be taken with care and it is essential to know certain details so as not to end up with skin cancer. Unfortunately, every year, 2 to 3 million people are diagnosed with it. So how do you protect yourself effectively?
The skin has a natural protection time against the sun of 10 minutes for very white skin and around 60 minutes for very black skin. Beyond these times, you must protect your skin with sunscreen. Follow our advice to make conscious and safe purchases for your health.
CHEMICAL MOISTURIZING CREAM + CHEMICAL SUN FILTER = TOXIC SUN PROTECTION CREAM
If you are about to buy your conventional sunscreen, have this information in mind and avoid the following ingredients. They are suspected of being endocrine disruptors, carcinogens and/or very toxic:
Read our article: How to avoid endocrine disruptors?
See it rather as a marketing approach to make you buy more expensive care that does not provide 2 or 3 times greater protection.
Understand that a protection index greater than 20 is not very useful according to Professor Eckard Breitbart, director of the Buxtehude dermatology center.
In conclusion, the joy of the sun should not put your health or that of your family at risk. Protect yourself regardless of your skin color to protect it from sunburn, spots and premature aging. Natural skincare retains its good effects without leaving white cast on the skin. Many improvements have been made to satisfy customers. Above all, take the time to limit the time of exposure to the sun. Believing that you are protected when you are no longer protected brings its share of inconveniences.
Tell us if you are going to buy a natural sunscreen now?
Take care of yourself,
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