This is so amazing to at long last offer you a plastic free, natural sunscreen, it has a SPF of 25 and moisturises at the same time as protecting your skin from the harmful sun and from the broadest spectrum of damaging and UVB rays UVA and UVB rays, ShadeTM has been developed to keep your skin naturally healthy whilst reflecting 96% of rays that can damage it – and threaten your health.
Suitable for all skin types, of all ages. Shade get lots of Feedback from people with sensitive skin who normally react badly to chemical sun creams that they can use Shade™ without any reaction and it soothes their skin. People with oily skin have found it to be fine for them also - zinc oxide is naturally astringent and so will help to dry out any excess oils. People who like to use the Shade™ daily to prevent sun and wind damage in winter for example have found it useful to apply a little moisturiser and allow time for it to absorb before applying Shade™ to counteract the drying effect of zinc oxide.
Shade All Natural Sunscreen
- Plastic free
- Recyclable tin
- Protects against UVA and UVB rays (UVA 1 UVA 2, UVB)
- Made in the UK
- Suitable for all ages
- Made with only 4 organic unrefined and natural ingredients
- Cruelty free
If your shade sunscreen looks cold and quite firm or shows signs of the zinc oxide molecules ‘clumping’ together (bobbly surface), rub it vigorously with warm fingertips to make it softer, then apply generously at least 15min before exposure to the sun, and then reapply regularly at least every 2 – 3 hours, after exposure to water or after sweating.
Shade have a blog on their website with lots of information so please read Please read their blog post ‘A Word of Warning about Natural Sunscreens’, and this article, ‘Can Sunscreen Ingredients Increase Your Risk of Cancer?’ which highlights all the issues with using sunscreen to prevent skin cancer