You don't have to lather yourself with toxic synthetic chemical sunscreens for protection from the sun when there are natural, healthy choices available.
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Sue's sunscreen journey with sunumbra
Looking for the best sunscreen for dark skin, or a really dark skin tone, has always been a hard task!
Requests flood through for recommendations for the best daily sunscreen for faces
All of sunumbra's sunscreen products use larger particle zinc oxide without any nano particles
Tyrosine is a non-essential amino acid the body makes from another amino acid called phenylalanine
Superoxide Dismutase is perhaps the most potent anti-oxidant known to man. Itis an enzyme upon which a major part of the skin's defence system depends
Sodium OLIVOIL Glutamate is a non-ethoxylated, vegetal derived surfactant
100 per cent cold pressed, Extra Virgin Canadian Red Raspberry Seed Oil is prepared using a proprietary cold press process that uses no solvents or chemicals
Nicotinamide helps with Immuno-suppression induced by UV radiation, which of course, promotes skin cancer
Magnesium Chloride is recognised by many medical professionals as the 'Master Magnesium Compound' for both dietary and topical uses, due to its high potency and efficient action
Kigelia extract comes from the fruit of the Kigelia tree which is found in sub-Saharan Africa. It is known as the “Sausage tree” owing to the size and shape of its fruit)
The polyphenols in green rooibos extract act as a natural sunscreen
Geranium (Pelargonium graveolens) is a perennial shrub that is used to extract geranium essential oil
Chosen essentially for its wonderful woody, warm, balsamic aroma, Cedarwood essential oil also has a relaxing, calming effect when diffused.
Carnauba wax comes from the leaves of the Copernicia cerifera palm (also know as The Tree of Life) which grows only in Brazil
Sulforaphane is the active component of Broccoli sprout extract
Black tea extract has been called a natural alternative to sunscreen
Ocimum basilicum hairy root culture extract is the extract of a culture of the hairy root cells of Ocimum basilicum L., (Lamiaceae)
Baobab seed oil (Adonsonia digital), is wild gathered and Eco-certified 100% organic
Astaxanthin belongs to a class of naturally occurring pigments called carotenoids
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