Best Sunscreen for face ,Choose your Sunscreen Safely
Sunscreen is a product which prevent your skin from Harmful Sun Rays i.e. UVA and UVB which can cause Skin damage and skin cancer.
UVA and UVB:
UltraViolet Rays causing lasting skin damage i.e. Skin Ageing,causes Skin cancer.
UltraViolet B (Burns) shorter waves causing Skin Burning, Skin damaging,Skin Cancer.
Sun Protection Factor.Its Sunscreen's ability to prevent from UVB for skin damaging.
Sunscreen' ability to prevent from both UVA and UVB for skin damaging.
SPF 50 VS SPF 30:
Factor 50 applying everyday cause a lot more chemicals on skin,continuously uses factor 50 ,will increase skin sensitivity,Rashes.Factor 30 give 95% - 96% protection against harmful Sun Rays and factor 50 may be give 1% extra, which will give you extra chemicals on skin. you can re apply factor 30 after 2-3 hours.
Sunscreens are of two type :
1. Chemical Sunscreens
2.Mineral(Organic/Physical/Natural ) Sunscreens
Chemical Sunscreens works by absorbing Sun Rays.
Mineral Sunscreens works by reflecting Sun Rays.
chemical Sunscreens contains some chemicals.here are some of dangerous one:
Paraben are mimic estrogen and disrupt the body's hormone's system.CARNELL UNIVERSITY reports that a high lifelong exposure to estrogens can increase breast cancer.
Alcohol immediately harms the skin and starts a chain reaction of damage that continuous long after it has evaporated.
When alcohol ingredient are at the top of an ingredient list they are problematic for all skin types.When they are near the bottom of an ingredient list,they aren't present in high enough concentration to be considered a problem for skin.
Oxybenzoene:Reports suggested when people apply Sunscreen with oxybenzoene Ultraviolet could lead to free radical damage to the skin it could lead to cancer.
Mineral OR Physical Sunscreens:These Suncreens contains titanium dioxide,zinc oxide and iron oxide which are safe for skin.
Here is list of some Mineral Sunscreens:
1.Badger broad spectrum SPF- 30 Zinc Oxide Sunscreen
4.Coola SPF-30 Mineral Sunscreen
|5. Paula's Choice hydralight shine free Daily Mineral Complex SPF- 30|