Summer is about to hit with a vengeance as June turns into July and the 4th of July promises to bring the bright red of sunburn to unprotected skin. Parades, picnics, and pool parties may have your skin out in the sun more than usual, and if your patriotic summer wear does not cover you up enough on July 4, you may seeing red on July 5.
Sunburn is a form of radiation burn from an overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation. It is not only painful, but sunburn causes premature aging and can lead to skin cancer. To keep your skin safe and healthy, use a broad-spectrum skin care product appropriate for your specific skin type.
Sunscreens for the Face
Wrinkles/Dryness: For those concerned with dryness, wrinkles, and fine lines, the ultimate sunscreen product is the Redefine Triple Defense Treatment. With photostable broad spectrum SPF 30 protection and a clinically proven concentration of powerful peptides to reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles and visibly firm the skin.
Brown spots: For the strongest sunburn protection Reverse Broad Spectrum SPF 50+ Sunscreen features stabilized avobenzone and anti-oxidant/anti-inflammatory colorless carotenoids to provide prolonged broad spectrum protection.
Sensitive skin: The Soothe Mineral Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30 is made without chemical sunscreens, fragrance, dyes or alcohol that can irritate sensitive skin. The lightweight formula protects the skin and the skin’s delicate moisture barrier.
Acne: For those who suffer with acne, the wrong sunscreen can cause breakouts and blemishes, the Unblemish Oil Control Lotion Broad Spectrum SPF 20 controls oiliness as it protects against UV rays that intensify post-acne marks and uneven skin tone.
Formulated to use on the entire body, Essentials Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Body Sunscreen is a light broad spectrum sunscreen that isn’t sticky or greasy. It protects the skin’s moisture barrier and contains antioxidant vitamins C and E to absorb damaging free radicals and anti-inflammatory ingredients to protect skin from environmental stress.
For a July treat, receive a free Beach Tote, valued at $30, with every purchase over $200 including sunscreens now through July 31, 2013 from Rodan + Fields.
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