Exposure to the sun is a delicate dance. A little goes a long way, and too much can have detrimental effects to your health… especially the rays from the Ultra Violet (UV) spectrum. Why? You just have to know your ABC’s of UV.
UV A – is associated with AGING your skin.
UV B – is associated with BURNING your skin.
UV C – is associated with causing CANCER of the skin.
Aging. Burning. Cancer. Those are the results of UV exposure.
So how can you help prevent them? Simple. Keep the sun off your skin with a physical sunblock. What’s a physical sunblock? It could be an umbrella, a t-shirt, a hat or a quality sunscreen like Auctiv. Anything that prevents the sun from getting to your skin.
A physical sun blocking sunscreen prevents harmful rays from reaching the skin, usually with a mineral like zinc oxide. Other products rub on clear and use chemicals to prevent burning, and you want to avoid chemicals.
Auctiv uses all natural and organic ingredients to help protect your skin, and wrapped them in biodegradable packaging.
Protect your skin from UV rays… try Auctiv Sunscreen. I always choose the two pack, because my kids love them both.
Proud Father of two daughters. Partner at Auctiv Sunscreen. VP of Sales at Spy Sunglasses.
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Coral reefs are being damaged by a chemical called oxybenzone which is found in most sunscreen and other personal care products that protect against UV radiation. Auctiv refuses to use chemicals that are harmful for your skin and our environment.
Today Auctiv achieved organic certification for its line of body, skin and lip care products. Auctiv has always created products using natural and organic ingredients. Certification is simply a symbol of our commitment to organic purity. Certification assures to you that our products contain a minimum of 70% organic content, with all remaining ingredients meeting the strict criteria required under the NSF standards.